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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 184 157 176
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +19
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 42 47 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.73% 0.90% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 1.44% 1.78% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 40 47 20
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,800 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
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
2908 2638 2304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 50.69% 50.56% 48.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2457 2238 1928
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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
Warwickshire +4 15 £44,000 +24.82% 3
Coventry -7 13 £32,500 -
Staffordshire - 10 £40,000 -
Birmingham -42 3 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Shropshire - 1 - - 1
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 72 (96.00%) Linux
2 34 (45.33%) CentOS
3 33 (44.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 32 (42.67%) Clustering
5 29 (38.67%) UNIX
6 28 (37.33%) MySQL
7 27 (36.00%) PHP
8 25 (33.33%) HTML
8 25 (33.33%) CSS
8 25 (33.33%) MVC
8 25 (33.33%) Subversion
8 25 (33.33%) PHP5
8 25 (33.33%) jQuery
9 23 (30.67%) IBM
10 20 (26.67%) Windows
11 19 (25.33%) AIX
12 18 (24.00%) Open Source
12 18 (24.00%) Git (software)
12 18 (24.00%) Zend
12 18 (24.00%) Marketing
12 18 (24.00%) SUSE
12 18 (24.00%) VMware
12 18 (24.00%) Fedora
12 18 (24.00%) XHTML
12 18 (24.00%) Microsoft
13 17 (22.67%) PowerHA
14 16 (21.33%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (21.33%) VMware ESX
14 16 (21.33%) Solaris
15 10 (13.33%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 4 (5.33%) Apache
2 3 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.67%) nginx
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.00%) SAN
2 6 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.67%) Internet
4 3 (4.00%) HTTP
5 2 (2.67%) VPN
5 2 (2.67%) Firewall
5 2 (2.67%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.67%) FTP
5 2 (2.67%) IPsec
6 1 (1.33%) Network Security
6 1 (1.33%) LAN
6 1 (1.33%) WAN
6 1 (1.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (37.33%) MySQL
2 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (33.33%) Subversion
2 18 (24.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.67%) Toad
General
1 18 (24.00%) Marketing
2 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.33%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (44.00%) Administrator
2 31 (41.33%) Systems Administrator
3 21 (28.00%) Developer
3 21 (28.00%) PHP Developer
4 19 (25.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 16 (21.33%) UNIX Administrator
6 15 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 11 (14.67%) Linux Administrator
8 10 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 10 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (8.00%) AIX Administrator
10 4 (5.33%) Solaris Systems Administrator
10 4 (5.33%) Solaris Administrator
11 2 (2.67%) Architect
11 2 (2.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 1 (1.33%) Linux Engineer
12 1 (1.33%) Linux Support
12 1 (1.33%) Network Architect
12 1 (1.33%) Systems Manager
12 1 (1.33%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (33.33%) HTML
1 25 (33.33%) CSS
1 25 (33.33%) jQuery
2 18 (24.00%) XHTML
3 8 (10.67%) LAMP
4 7 (9.33%) XML
4 7 (9.33%) SOAP
5 5 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (42.67%) Clustering
2 18 (24.00%) Open Source
3 9 (12.00%) Replication
4 5 (6.67%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.67%) HACMP
5 2 (2.67%) LPAR
6 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 72 (96.00%) Linux
2 34 (45.33%) CentOS
3 33 (44.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (38.67%) UNIX
5 20 (26.67%) Windows
6 19 (25.33%) AIX
7 18 (24.00%) SUSE
7 18 (24.00%) Fedora
8 16 (21.33%) Solaris
9 10 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (6.67%) VMS
11 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (4.00%) HPUX
12 2 (2.67%) Debian
12 2 (2.67%) Ubuntu
13 1 (1.33%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.33%) MVC
2 7 (9.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (9.33%) Network Management
2 7 (9.33%) OO
2 7 (9.33%) Service Delivery
3 5 (6.67%) OOP
4 2 (2.67%) Capacity Management
4 2 (2.67%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (1.33%) Line Management
5 1 (1.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (1.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.33%) DevOps
5 1 (1.33%) Data Virtualisation
5 1 (1.33%) SOA
5 1 (1.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.33%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.00%) PHP
2 25 (33.33%) PHP5
3 9 (12.00%) SQL
4 7 (9.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.67%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.67%) Java
8 1 (1.33%) Python
8 1 (1.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (10.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (22.67%) PowerHA
2 16 (21.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (21.33%) VMware ESX
3 8 (10.67%) vSphere
4 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (6.67%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.67%) XenServer
6 2 (2.67%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.33%) SRDF
7 1 (1.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (1.33%) Postfix
7 1 (1.33%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.33%) Varnish
7 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (12.00%) Nagios
2 2 (2.67%) YUM
2 2 (2.67%) Foglight
2 2 (2.67%) WSUS
3 1 (1.33%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.33%) Puppet
3 1 (1.33%) logstash
Vendors
1 23 (30.67%) IBM
2 18 (24.00%) Zend
2 18 (24.00%) VMware
2 18 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.33%) Veritas
4 4 (5.33%) Oracle
5 3 (4.00%) Citrix
6 2 (2.67%) Juniper
6 2 (2.67%) Cisco
7 1 (1.33%) Symantec
7 1 (1.33%) Sun
7 1 (1.33%) NetApp
7 1 (1.33%) HP
7 1 (1.33%) EMC
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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