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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 184 144 134
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -10
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 46 67 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.82% 1.33% 1.25%
As % of the Vendors category 1.85% 2.88% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 41 66 51
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
2487 2328 2091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.22% 46.20% 49.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2046 2047 1662
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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 0 14 £50,000 +53.84% 5
Coventry +1 11 £38,000 +16.92%
Warwickshire -11 9 £40,250 -10.55% 1
Shropshire - 2 £50,000 -
Staffordshire -5 1 £60,000 +57.89% 2
West Bromwich - 1 £40,000 -
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 66 (79.52%) Linux
2 44 (53.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 39 (46.99%) Unix
4 36 (43.37%) Windows
5 26 (31.33%) Oracle
6 18 (21.69%) Tomcat
7 17 (20.48%) HPUX
8 16 (19.28%) Solaris
8 16 (19.28%) Java
8 16 (19.28%) Windows Server
9 15 (18.07%) SAN
9 15 (18.07%) VMware
10 14 (16.87%) HP
10 14 (16.87%) MySQL
11 13 (15.66%) SUSE
11 13 (15.66%) Open Source
12 11 (13.25%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (13.25%) SQL
12 11 (13.25%) ITIL
12 11 (13.25%) Apache
13 10 (12.05%) CentOS
13 10 (12.05%) Analytics
14 9 (10.84%) Test Scripting
14 9 (10.84%) Degree
14 9 (10.84%) QA
14 9 (10.84%) Selenium
14 9 (10.84%) Software Engineering
14 9 (10.84%) Software Testing
14 9 (10.84%) Log4j
14 9 (10.84%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 18 (21.69%) Tomcat
2 11 (13.25%) Apache
3 5 (6.02%) WebSphere
3 5 (6.02%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.41%) IIS
4 2 (2.41%) Zimbra
5 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.20%) Node.js
5 1 (1.20%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) MS Office
2 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.20%) GitHub
4 1 (1.20%) Office 365
4 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.07%) SAN
2 8 (9.64%) Firewall
3 5 (6.02%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (6.02%) VoIP
4 4 (4.82%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (3.61%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (3.61%) DHCP
5 3 (3.61%) LDAP
5 3 (3.61%) PBX
6 2 (2.41%) LAN
6 2 (2.41%) MPLS
7 1 (1.20%) DNS
7 1 (1.20%) Internet
7 1 (1.20%) NAS
7 1 (1.20%) PuTTY
7 1 (1.20%) WAN
7 1 (1.20%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.87%) MySQL
2 7 (8.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (10.84%) Log4j
1 9 (10.84%) Selenium
1 9 (10.84%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (2.41%) Hudson
2 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.41%) Maven
3 1 (1.20%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.20%) JIRA
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.20%) PhpStorm
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.20%) Toad
General
1 5 (6.02%) Finance
2 3 (3.61%) Retail
3 2 (2.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (36.14%) Administrator
2 25 (30.12%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (13.25%) Linux Administrator
3 11 (13.25%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 10 (12.05%) Unix Administrator
4 10 (12.05%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 9 (10.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (9.64%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (9.64%) Senior Unix Administrator
6 8 (9.64%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
7 7 (8.43%) Consultant
8 6 (7.23%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 6 (7.23%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (7.23%) Unix Specialist
9 5 (6.02%) Architect
10 4 (4.82%) Linux Consultant
10 4 (4.82%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
11 3 (3.61%) DevOps Engineer
11 3 (3.61%) Senior Linux Consultant
11 3 (3.61%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) LAMP
2 4 (4.82%) Middleware
3 3 (3.61%) Web Services
4 1 (1.20%) .NET
4 1 (1.20%) Ajax
4 1 (1.20%) CSS
4 1 (1.20%) CSS3
4 1 (1.20%) HTML
4 1 (1.20%) HTML5
4 1 (1.20%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (1.20%) J2EE
4 1 (1.20%) jQuery
4 1 (1.20%) Laravel
4 1 (1.20%) LESS
4 1 (1.20%) RESTful
4 1 (1.20%) Spring
4 1 (1.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.43%) User Experience
2 5 (6.02%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.82%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (3.61%) HP Superdome
4 3 (3.61%) PACS
5 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.20%) Handset
6 1 (1.20%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.20%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 66 (79.52%) Linux
2 44 (53.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 39 (46.99%) Unix
4 36 (43.37%) Windows
5 17 (20.48%) HPUX
6 16 (19.28%) Solaris
6 16 (19.28%) Windows Server
7 13 (15.66%) SUSE
8 10 (12.05%) CentOS
9 8 (9.64%) AIX
9 8 (9.64%) Ubuntu
10 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (4.82%) Debian
11 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (15.66%) Open Source
2 11 (13.25%) ITIL
3 10 (12.05%) Analytics
4 9 (10.84%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (10.84%) ERP
4 9 (10.84%) Software Engineering
4 9 (10.84%) Software Testing
4 9 (10.84%) Test Scripting
5 7 (8.43%) DevOps
5 7 (8.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (8.43%) Kernel Tuning
5 7 (8.43%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (8.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (4.82%) Project Management
6 4 (4.82%) Server Building
6 4 (4.82%) Service Delivery
6 4 (4.82%) Trend Analysis
7 3 (3.61%) ITSM
7 3 (3.61%) Migration
7 3 (3.61%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.28%) Java
2 11 (13.25%) SQL
3 9 (10.84%) Perl
4 8 (9.64%) PHP
5 7 (8.43%) Python
6 4 (4.82%) Ruby
6 4 (4.82%) VB
7 3 (3.61%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.41%) C#
8 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.41%) Korn
8 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.20%) C
9 1 (1.20%) C++
9 1 (1.20%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (10.84%) Degree
2 5 (6.02%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.41%) CISSP
4 1 (1.20%) RHCE
4 1 (1.20%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.84%) QA
2 3 (3.61%) HL7
3 2 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.41%) SLA
4 1 (1.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (13.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.02%) VMware ESX
4 4 (4.82%) NFS
4 4 (4.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (3.61%) Postfix
5 3 (3.61%) Xen
6 2 (2.41%) vSphere
7 1 (1.20%) Docker
7 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.20%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) HP SiteScope
1 5 (6.02%) Nagios
1 5 (6.02%) SCOM
2 4 (4.82%) HP NNM
2 4 (4.82%) Oracle ZFS
3 3 (3.61%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (3.61%) Puppet
4 2 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.41%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.20%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.20%) Simpana
Vendors
1 26 (31.33%) Oracle
2 15 (18.07%) VMware
3 14 (16.87%) HP
4 8 (9.64%) SAP
5 6 (7.23%) NetApp
5 6 (7.23%) Veritas
6 5 (6.02%) Cisco
6 5 (6.02%) IBM
6 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.82%) 3PAR
8 3 (3.61%) CommVault
8 3 (3.61%) Qualys
9 2 (2.41%) Sage
9 2 (2.41%) Sun
10 1 (1.20%) Adobe
10 1 (1.20%) Citrix
10 1 (1.20%) Netezza
10 1 (1.20%) Veeam
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