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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 135 151 142
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 74 40 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.45% 0.97% 1.10%
As % of the Vendors category 3.14% 1.97% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 70 36 49
Average salary £45,000 £39,375 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,125 £43,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-0.86% +8.07%
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
2356 2035 2334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.11% 49.49% 49.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2031 1598 1936
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -19 20 £32,500 -35.00% 2
Coventry -16 15 £57,500 +76.92% 5
Staffordshire -2 5 £38,000 -15.55%
Warwickshire -7 5 £47,500 +25.82% 2
Solihull -1 2 £42,500 +21.42%
Shropshire - 2 £45,000 -
Dudley -6 1 £31,500 -10.00% 1
West Bromwich - 1 £37,500 -
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Red Hat also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat.

1 112 (96.55%) Linux
2 63 (54.31%) SQL
3 48 (41.38%) SQL Server
3 48 (41.38%) UNIX
4 45 (38.79%) Windows
4 45 (38.79%) Microsoft
5 44 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 36 (31.03%) Solaris
7 35 (30.17%) Oracle
7 35 (30.17%) CentOS
8 33 (28.45%) MS Excel
9 32 (27.59%) MySQL
10 28 (24.14%) PL/SQL
11 27 (23.28%) SQL Server 2008
11 27 (23.28%) Time Management
11 27 (23.28%) Dynamics AX
12 24 (20.69%) VMware
13 22 (18.97%) PHP
13 22 (18.97%) HTML
14 21 (18.10%) Cisco
14 21 (18.10%) Relational Database
15 20 (17.24%) RDBMS
15 20 (17.24%) SQL Server 2005
16 19 (16.38%) CSS
16 19 (16.38%) Oracle Database
17 17 (14.66%) Citrix
17 17 (14.66%) SAN
17 17 (14.66%) jQuery
18 16 (13.79%) Zend
18 16 (13.79%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Red Hat also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (11.21%) Apache
2 10 (8.62%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.17%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.86%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.86%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.86%) IIS
6 1 (0.86%) JBoss
6 1 (0.86%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 33 (28.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 27 (23.28%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.86%) Magento
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.86%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.86%) PaaS
1 1 (0.86%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (0.86%) CloudFront
1 1 (0.86%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.66%) SAN
2 13 (11.21%) TCP/IP
3 12 (10.34%) Firewall
4 9 (7.76%) SNMP
5 8 (6.90%) WAN
6 7 (6.03%) LAN
7 4 (3.45%) DNS
8 3 (2.59%) WLAN
9 2 (1.72%) DHCP
9 2 (1.72%) VPN
9 2 (1.72%) SSL
10 1 (0.86%) MPLS
10 1 (0.86%) OSPF
10 1 (0.86%) BGP
10 1 (0.86%) EIGRP
10 1 (0.86%) LDAP
10 1 (0.86%) VoIP
10 1 (0.86%) Wireless
10 1 (0.86%) IPsec
10 1 (0.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 32 (27.59%) MySQL
3 27 (23.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (18.10%) Relational Database
5 20 (17.24%) RDBMS
5 20 (17.24%) SQL Server 2005
6 19 (16.38%) Oracle Database
7 7 (6.03%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.45%) Hadoop
8 4 (3.45%) Apache Hive
8 4 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (3.45%) NoSQL
8 4 (3.45%) HBase
8 4 (3.45%) Big Data
8 4 (3.45%) Impala
Development Applications
1 16 (13.79%) Subversion
1 16 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.31%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.31%) Toad
3 2 (1.72%) PHPUnit
3 2 (1.72%) Hudson
3 2 (1.72%) JUnit
4 1 (0.86%) Ant
4 1 (0.86%) Maven
4 1 (0.86%) Gradle
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (13.79%) Marketing
2 8 (6.90%) Law
3 6 (5.17%) Finance
4 5 (4.31%) Retail
5 3 (2.59%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.72%) Games
7 1 (0.86%) Publishing
7 1 (0.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 46 (39.66%) Administrator
2 28 (24.14%) DBA
3 22 (18.97%) Developer
4 20 (17.24%) SQL DBA
5 19 (16.38%) SQL Server DBA
5 19 (16.38%) PHP Developer
5 19 (16.38%) Server Administrator
6 17 (14.66%) Systems Administrator
7 15 (12.93%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 14 (12.07%) Architect
9 12 (10.34%) Infrastructure Architect
10 10 (8.62%) UNIX Administrator
11 9 (7.76%) Consultant
11 9 (7.76%) Analyst
12 8 (6.90%) UNIX Systems Administrator
12 8 (6.90%) Oracle DBA
13 7 (6.03%) Technical Analyst
13 7 (6.03%) Network Consultant
14 6 (5.17%) Java Developer
14 6 (5.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.97%) HTML
2 19 (16.38%) CSS
3 17 (14.66%) jQuery
4 15 (12.93%) XHTML
5 5 (4.31%) HTML5
6 4 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (3.45%) REST
6 4 (3.45%) CSS3
6 4 (3.45%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.59%) J2EE
8 2 (1.72%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.72%) Ajax
8 2 (1.72%) JSP
8 2 (1.72%) Servlets
8 2 (1.72%) Struts
8 2 (1.72%) JSON
9 1 (0.86%) Zend Framework
9 1 (0.86%) Memcached
9 1 (0.86%) JAX-WS
9 1 (0.86%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.93%) Clustering
1 15 (12.93%) Open Source
2 5 (4.31%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.45%) LPAR
4 3 (2.59%) Replication
4 3 (2.59%) Handset
5 2 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.86%) Mobile Games
6 1 (0.86%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.86%) HACMP
6 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.86%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 112 (96.55%) Linux
2 48 (41.38%) UNIX
3 45 (38.79%) Windows
4 44 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 36 (31.03%) Solaris
6 35 (30.17%) CentOS
7 15 (12.93%) Fedora
8 14 (12.07%) AIX
9 11 (9.48%) Ubuntu
10 8 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (6.03%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (5.17%) SUSE
13 5 (4.31%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 4 (3.45%) HPUX
15 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
16 2 (1.72%) Windows 7
17 1 (0.86%) Debian
17 1 (0.86%) OS/390
17 1 (0.86%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (23.28%) Time Management
2 16 (13.79%) MVC
3 9 (7.76%) Performance Management
4 7 (6.03%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (4.31%) ITIL
5 5 (4.31%) E-Commerce
5 5 (4.31%) Business Continuity
5 5 (4.31%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (4.31%) DevOps
6 4 (3.45%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (3.45%) SIEM
6 4 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (2.59%) Capacity Management
7 3 (2.59%) Analytics
7 3 (2.59%) Change Control
7 3 (2.59%) Cyber Security
7 3 (2.59%) Service Delivery
8 2 (1.72%) Workflow
8 2 (1.72%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 63 (54.31%) SQL
2 28 (24.14%) PL/SQL
3 22 (18.97%) PHP
4 15 (12.93%) PHP5
5 8 (6.90%) Bash Shell
5 8 (6.90%) Perl
6 7 (6.03%) Java
7 6 (5.17%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.31%) Python
9 3 (2.59%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.72%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.86%) Ruby
11 1 (0.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (6.90%) OCA
1 8 (6.90%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (4.31%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.45%) VCP4
3 4 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.59%) CCNA
5 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.72%) MCSA
6 1 (0.86%) CCNP
6 1 (0.86%) RHCE
6 1 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.86%) Degree
6 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.07%) SLA
2 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (12.93%) vSphere
2 13 (11.21%) Active Directory
3 11 (9.48%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (7.76%) Oracle RMAN
4 9 (7.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (6.90%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (6.03%) PowerHA
7 4 (3.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (3.45%) Docker
7 4 (3.45%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.86%) Xen
8 1 (0.86%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.86%) XenApp
8 1 (0.86%) SRDF
8 1 (0.86%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.86%) NFS
8 1 (0.86%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (7.76%) WMI
2 8 (6.90%) Data Guard
3 7 (6.03%) Nagios
4 5 (4.31%) Foglight
5 4 (3.45%) Puppet
5 4 (3.45%) Vagrant
5 4 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.72%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.86%) Cacti
7 1 (0.86%) yum
7 1 (0.86%) SELinux
Vendors
1 45 (38.79%) Microsoft
2 35 (30.17%) Oracle
3 24 (20.69%) VMware
4 21 (18.10%) Cisco
5 17 (14.66%) Citrix
6 16 (13.79%) Zend
7 13 (11.21%) IBM
8 9 (7.76%) Juniper
9 5 (4.31%) HP
10 4 (3.45%) NetApp
10 4 (3.45%) Cloudera
11 3 (2.59%) 3PAR
11 3 (2.59%) EMC
12 2 (1.72%) SAP
12 2 (1.72%) CommVault
12 2 (1.72%) Brocade
12 2 (1.72%) F5
13 1 (0.86%) Splunk
13 1 (0.86%) Riverbed
13 1 (0.86%) TIBCO
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £24,640 to £31,680 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum PLUS Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Dudley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits!
Posted: 20 days ago
Warwickshire
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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