The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Red Hat, Inc.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
England / West Midlands
Rank 159 177 159
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -18
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 56 41 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.15% 0.78% 1.21%
As % of the Vendors category 2.49% 1.77% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 39 34 61
Median salary £46,000 £44,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.95% -1.66%
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2248 2313 2357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.01% 44.12% 46.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1701 1907 2092
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Red Hat
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat across the West Midlands region.

Red Hat Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Red Hat Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Red Hat
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +2 25 £46,250 -7.50% 2
Coventry +12 10 £61,250 +36.11% 3
Shropshire -4 5 £44,694 -10.61% 2
Solihull - 5 £35,000 -
Herefordshire - 3 £37,500 -
Worcestershire - 3 £37,500 - 1
Warwickshire +11 2 £32,500 -18.23% 1
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Red Hat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 122 (98.39%) Linux
2 62 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 58 (46.77%) Unix
4 49 (39.52%) SQL
5 42 (33.87%) Windows
6 39 (31.45%) VMware
7 37 (29.84%) Security Cleared
7 37 (29.84%) DevOps
8 35 (28.23%) SCCM
9 34 (27.42%) IBM
9 34 (27.42%) Microsoft
10 33 (26.61%) Firewall
10 33 (26.61%) Data Centre
11 32 (25.81%) Active Directory
11 32 (25.81%) Solaris
12 31 (25.00%) MS Excel
12 31 (25.00%) SCOM
13 30 (24.19%) VMware Infrastructure
14 28 (22.58%) Perl
15 27 (21.77%) Service Delivery
15 27 (21.77%) Oracle
15 27 (21.77%) DNS
16 25 (20.16%) IIS
16 25 (20.16%) Publishing
16 25 (20.16%) Amazon AWS
17 24 (19.35%) CentOS
17 24 (19.35%) Citrix
17 24 (19.35%) Presales
17 24 (19.35%) Windows Server
18 23 (18.55%) BPSS Clearance

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (20.16%) IIS
2 13 (10.48%) Apache
3 5 (4.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (4.03%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (3.23%) Documentum
4 4 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.23%) Moodle
4 4 (3.23%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.23%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.42%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.42%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.42%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.61%) Captiva
6 2 (1.61%) Confluence
6 2 (1.61%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.81%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 31 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.65%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 25 (20.16%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (9.68%) SaaS
3 10 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (6.45%) Office 365
5 2 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.61%) IaaS
5 2 (1.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (26.61%) Firewall
2 27 (21.77%) DNS
3 23 (18.55%) SSL
4 11 (8.87%) TCP/IP
5 8 (6.45%) SNMP
6 7 (5.65%) LAN
6 7 (5.65%) VPN
6 7 (5.65%) WAN
7 5 (4.03%) Internet
8 4 (3.23%) SAN
9 3 (2.42%) DHCP
9 3 (2.42%) Skype
9 3 (2.42%) VoIP
10 2 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (1.61%) Network Security
11 1 (0.81%) Intranet
11 1 (0.81%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.10%) MySQL
2 13 (10.48%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.45%) NoSQL
3 8 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 8 (6.45%) Redis
4 6 (4.84%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.03%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.42%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 19 (15.32%) Jenkins
2 11 (8.87%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.87%) Subversion
3 5 (4.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (4.03%) Eclipse
3 5 (4.03%) Hudson
4 4 (3.23%) GoCD
5 3 (2.42%) PHPUnit
5 3 (2.42%) Xdebug
6 2 (1.61%) JIRA
6 2 (1.61%) Maven
6 2 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.61%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.81%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (20.16%) Publishing
2 21 (16.94%) Finance
3 18 (14.52%) Retail
4 10 (8.06%) Banking
5 6 (4.84%) Games
6 3 (2.42%) Marketing
7 2 (1.61%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.61%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.81%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (22.58%) Technical Specialist
2 24 (19.35%) Linux Engineer
3 21 (16.94%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (10.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 13 (10.48%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 12 (9.68%) Developer
6 11 (8.87%) AWS DevOps
6 11 (8.87%) AWS Engineer
7 9 (7.26%) Administrator
7 9 (7.26%) Linux Administrator
7 9 (7.26%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (6.45%) Capacity Manager
9 7 (5.65%) Analyst
9 7 (5.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.84%) Unix Specialist
11 5 (4.03%) Graduate C++ Developer
11 5 (4.03%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (4.03%) Junior C++ Developer
11 5 (4.03%) Middleware Specialist
11 5 (4.03%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.71%) Web Services
2 8 (6.45%) Middleware
3 7 (5.65%) XML
4 5 (4.03%) IBM Integration Bus
4 5 (4.03%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (2.42%) Backbone.js
5 3 (2.42%) CSS
5 3 (2.42%) HTML
5 3 (2.42%) jQuery
5 3 (2.42%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (2.42%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (2.42%) RESTful
5 3 (2.42%) Zend Framework
6 2 (1.61%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.61%) LAMP
7 1 (0.81%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 33 (26.61%) Data Centre
2 23 (18.55%) CMDB
3 12 (9.68%) Fintech
4 7 (5.65%) Replication
5 5 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.03%) DataPower
6 4 (3.23%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (2.42%) Clustering
7 3 (2.42%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.61%) SCADA
9 1 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.81%) HP Superdome
9 1 (0.81%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.81%) Statistics
9 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 122 (98.39%) Linux
2 62 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 58 (46.77%) Unix
4 42 (33.87%) Windows
5 32 (25.81%) Solaris
6 24 (19.35%) CentOS
6 24 (19.35%) Windows Server
7 18 (14.52%) AIX
8 13 (10.48%) HPUX
9 6 (4.84%) SUSE
9 6 (4.84%) Ubuntu
10 5 (4.03%) Debian
10 5 (4.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (4.03%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.81%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (29.84%) DevOps
2 27 (21.77%) Service Delivery
3 24 (19.35%) Presales
4 23 (18.55%) Continuous Improvement
4 23 (18.55%) ITIL
4 23 (18.55%) Line Management
5 15 (12.10%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (12.10%) Migration
6 14 (11.29%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (8.87%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (8.06%) Configuration Management
8 10 (8.06%) Scrum
9 8 (6.45%) E-Commerce
9 8 (6.45%) Resource Management
9 8 (6.45%) SOA
10 6 (4.84%) Mentoring
10 6 (4.84%) SIEM
10 6 (4.84%) Software Engineering
11 5 (4.03%) API Integration
11 5 (4.03%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 49 (39.52%) SQL
2 28 (22.58%) Perl
3 21 (16.94%) Python
4 20 (16.13%) Bash Shell
5 10 (8.06%) Korn
5 10 (8.06%) Shell Script
6 9 (7.26%) PHP
6 9 (7.26%) PowerShell
7 6 (4.84%) C++
8 5 (4.03%) Ruby
9 4 (3.23%) C#
9 4 (3.23%) Go
10 3 (2.42%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.61%) Java
11 2 (1.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (29.84%) Security Cleared
2 23 (18.55%) BPSS Clearance
2 23 (18.55%) LPIC
3 10 (8.06%) AWS Certification
4 7 (5.65%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (4.84%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.81%) CISM
6 1 (0.81%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (18.55%) Disclosure Scotland
2 10 (8.06%) SLA
3 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (25.81%) Active Directory
2 30 (24.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (18.55%) Firmware
4 15 (12.10%) Docker
5 9 (7.26%) NFS
6 4 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (2.42%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.81%) Snort
9 1 (0.81%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 35 (28.23%) SCCM
2 31 (25.00%) SCOM
3 23 (18.55%) Backup Exec
3 23 (18.55%) NetBackup
3 23 (18.55%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (18.55%) Puppet
4 20 (16.13%) Terraform
5 13 (10.48%) Ansible
6 8 (6.45%) SCOrch
7 4 (3.23%) QRadar
8 3 (2.42%) Oracle ZFS
9 2 (1.61%) MAILsweeper
9 2 (1.61%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.81%) Nagios
10 1 (0.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.81%) Salt
10 1 (0.81%) Simpana
Vendors
1 39 (31.45%) VMware
2 34 (27.42%) IBM
2 34 (27.42%) Microsoft
3 27 (21.77%) Oracle
4 24 (19.35%) Citrix
5 16 (12.90%) HP
6 10 (8.06%) ServiceNow
7 9 (7.26%) 3PAR
7 9 (7.26%) NetApp
8 8 (6.45%) Google
9 4 (3.23%) Pega
9 4 (3.23%) SaltStack
9 4 (3.23%) Sun
10 3 (2.42%) LogRhythm
10 3 (2.42%) Netezza
10 3 (2.42%) SAP
10 3 (2.42%) Veritas
10 3 (2.42%) Zend
11 2 (1.61%) CommVault
11 2 (1.61%) Finjan
Warwickshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 per annum + Generous benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Midlands
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: Excellent BENS
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + PHI, 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago