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 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 161 185 183
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -2
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 75 40 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.30% 0.74% 0.83%
As % of the Vendors category 2.78% 1.60% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 50 32 43
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £25,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £72,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +4.76%
Red Hat
England

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
2702 2507 2838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.74% 46.58% 51.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1993 2089 2364
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +6 37 £39,323 -45.76% 3
Coventry +8 15 £48,000 +7.26% 2
Shropshire +2 14 £47,500 +18.75%
Worcestershire +9 3 £48,000 +60.00% 1
Warwickshire -13 2 £40,000 -16.66%
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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.

1 118 (100.00%) Linux
2 51 (43.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 48 (40.68%) Unix
4 43 (36.44%) Solaris
5 40 (33.90%) Windows
6 36 (30.51%) Oracle
6 36 (30.51%) Active Directory
7 35 (29.66%) SQL
8 34 (28.81%) SCCM
9 33 (27.97%) Finance
9 33 (27.97%) VMware
10 29 (24.58%) Firewall
11 28 (23.73%) Apache
11 28 (23.73%) IBM
12 27 (22.88%) VMware Infrastructure
12 27 (22.88%) Data Centre
13 26 (22.03%) Windows Server
13 26 (22.03%) Microsoft
14 25 (21.19%) Security Cleared
14 25 (21.19%) DevOps
15 23 (19.49%) DNS
16 22 (18.64%) HP
16 22 (18.64%) Citrix
16 22 (18.64%) Puppet
16 22 (18.64%) CentOS
17 21 (17.80%) SCOM
17 21 (17.80%) ITIL
18 20 (16.95%) MS Excel
18 20 (16.95%) IIS
18 20 (16.95%) Service Delivery

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 28 (23.73%) Apache
2 20 (16.95%) IIS
3 15 (12.71%) SharePoint
4 14 (11.86%) MS Exchange
5 13 (11.02%) BizTalk Server
6 12 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (10.17%) Moodle
7 7 (5.93%) Tomcat
8 4 (3.39%) WebSphere
9 3 (2.54%) nginx
10 2 (1.69%) Captiva
10 2 (1.69%) Confluence
10 2 (1.69%) Documentum
10 2 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.85%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (16.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.54%) MS Office
3 2 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (11.02%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.85%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.86%) Office 365
2 12 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.78%) SaaS
4 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 29 (24.58%) Firewall
2 23 (19.49%) DNS
3 17 (14.41%) SSL
4 16 (13.56%) SAN
5 11 (9.32%) TCP/IP
6 7 (5.93%) Fibre Channel
6 7 (5.93%) Internet
7 5 (4.24%) LAN
7 5 (4.24%) WAN
8 4 (3.39%) SNMP
8 4 (3.39%) VPN
8 4 (3.39%) Wireless
9 1 (0.85%) DHCP
9 1 (0.85%) Intranet
9 1 (0.85%) NAS
9 1 (0.85%) Network Security
9 1 (0.85%) Skype
9 1 (0.85%) Symposium
9 1 (0.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.10%) MySQL
2 17 (14.41%) SQL Server
3 12 (10.17%) Oracle Database
4 6 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.24%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.24%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.24%) Redis
6 3 (2.54%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.54%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (5.93%) Git (software)
1 7 (5.93%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (4.24%) Eclipse
2 5 (4.24%) Subversion
3 4 (3.39%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.69%) JIRA
General
1 33 (27.97%) Finance
2 17 (14.41%) Publishing
3 14 (11.86%) Retail
4 8 (6.78%) Banking
5 5 (4.24%) Games
6 3 (2.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (25.42%) Linux Engineer
2 25 (21.19%) Technical Specialist
3 15 (12.71%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (12.71%) Technical Leader
4 14 (11.86%) Administrator
5 12 (10.17%) Linux Administrator
6 11 (9.32%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 11 (9.32%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 11 (9.32%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 8 (6.78%) Analyst
7 8 (6.78%) AWS DevOps
7 8 (6.78%) AWS Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.24%) C++ Developer
9 5 (4.24%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (4.24%) Junior C++ Developer
9 5 (4.24%) Junior Developer
9 5 (4.24%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.93%) Web Services
2 6 (5.08%) XML
3 5 (4.24%) Middleware
4 4 (3.39%) IBM Integration Bus
4 4 (3.39%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (2.54%) LAMP
6 2 (1.69%) .NET
7 1 (0.85%) COM
7 1 (0.85%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.88%) Data Centre
2 17 (14.41%) CMDB
3 8 (6.78%) Fintech
4 7 (5.93%) Clustering
5 4 (3.39%) DataPower
5 4 (3.39%) HP Superdome
6 3 (2.54%) Replication
7 1 (0.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.85%) SCADA
7 1 (0.85%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.85%) Statistics
7 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 118 (100.00%) Linux
2 51 (43.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 48 (40.68%) Unix
4 43 (36.44%) Solaris
5 40 (33.90%) Windows
6 26 (22.03%) Windows Server
7 22 (18.64%) CentOS
8 15 (12.71%) AIX
9 11 (9.32%) HPUX
10 10 (8.47%) Ubuntu
11 8 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (3.39%) Windows 7
13 4 (3.39%) Windows 8
14 2 (1.69%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.85%) SUSE
15 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.19%) DevOps
2 21 (17.80%) ITIL
3 20 (16.95%) Line Management
3 20 (16.95%) Service Delivery
4 17 (14.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 17 (14.41%) Presales
5 12 (10.17%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (9.32%) Migration
7 8 (6.78%) Open Source
8 7 (5.93%) Configuration Management
8 7 (5.93%) High Availability
8 7 (5.93%) Mentoring
9 6 (5.08%) E-business
9 6 (5.08%) Resource Management
9 6 (5.08%) Service Management
10 5 (4.24%) API Integration
10 5 (4.24%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (3.39%) Server Building
11 4 (3.39%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (29.66%) SQL
2 19 (16.10%) Perl
3 12 (10.17%) C#
4 11 (9.32%) Shell Script
5 8 (6.78%) Bash Shell
5 8 (6.78%) Python
6 5 (4.24%) C++
6 5 (4.24%) Korn
6 5 (4.24%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.39%) PHP
8 1 (0.85%) Java
8 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (21.19%) Security Cleared
2 17 (14.41%) LPIC
3 16 (13.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (6.78%) AWS Certification
5 5 (4.24%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.69%) VCP5
9 1 (0.85%) CISM
9 1 (0.85%) CISSP
9 1 (0.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (4.24%) SLA
3 3 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (30.51%) Active Directory
2 27 (22.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (14.41%) Firmware
4 13 (11.02%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (8.47%) NFS
6 7 (5.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 5 (4.24%) Docker
7 5 (4.24%) XenApp
8 4 (3.39%) Hyper-V
9 3 (2.54%) vSphere
10 2 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.85%) iptables
11 1 (0.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (28.81%) SCCM
2 22 (18.64%) Puppet
3 21 (17.80%) SCOM
4 18 (15.25%) Backup Exec
4 18 (15.25%) NetBackup
5 15 (12.71%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (7.63%) Terraform
7 7 (5.93%) Oracle ZFS
8 6 (5.08%) Simpana
9 4 (3.39%) SCOrch
10 2 (1.69%) Ansible
10 2 (1.69%) Data Guard
10 2 (1.69%) MAILsweeper
10 2 (1.69%) Nagios
10 2 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.85%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.85%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 1 (0.85%) QRadar
11 1 (0.85%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 36 (30.51%) Oracle
2 33 (27.97%) VMware
3 28 (23.73%) IBM
4 26 (22.03%) Microsoft
5 22 (18.64%) Citrix
5 22 (18.64%) HP
6 15 (12.71%) NetApp
7 13 (11.02%) 3PAR
8 8 (6.78%) Cisco
8 8 (6.78%) ServiceNow
9 7 (5.93%) Veritas
10 6 (5.08%) CommVault
10 6 (5.08%) Netezza
10 6 (5.08%) Sun
11 5 (4.24%) Juniper
12 2 (1.69%) Adobe
12 2 (1.69%) Dell
12 2 (1.69%) EMC
12 2 (1.69%) Finjan
12 2 (1.69%) Pega
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