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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 210 166 188
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +22
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 34 59 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.54% 1.09% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 1.19% 2.31% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 29 53 17
Median salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £31,600 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £65,000 £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
2868 2557 2315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.93% 47.32% 47.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2177 2111 1907
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £63,750
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 1 May 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 1 May 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
Coventry +11 21 £38,500 -35.83% 1
Warwickshire -19 5 £49,000 -2.00% 1
Birmingham -22 5 £37,500 -3.22% 1
Solihull +20 2 £22,000 -49.13%
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 69 (87.34%) Linux
2 38 (48.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 34 (43.04%) Unix
3 34 (43.04%) Windows
4 28 (35.44%) Oracle
5 23 (29.11%) Windows Server
6 20 (25.32%) HP
7 19 (24.05%) Apache
7 19 (24.05%) Tomcat
8 18 (22.78%) SAN
9 17 (21.52%) CentOS
10 16 (20.25%) Solaris
11 15 (18.99%) ITIL
12 14 (17.72%) HPUX
13 13 (16.46%) MySQL
13 13 (16.46%) Perl
13 13 (16.46%) VMware
14 12 (15.19%) LAMP
14 12 (15.19%) SQL
14 12 (15.19%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (13.92%) Java
15 11 (13.92%) Cisco
15 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
16 10 (12.66%) Python
16 10 (12.66%) Finance
16 10 (12.66%) Firewall
17 9 (11.39%) VMware Infrastructure
17 9 (11.39%) Active Directory
17 9 (11.39%) ERP
17 9 (11.39%) NetApp

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 19 (24.05%) Apache
1 19 (24.05%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.33%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (3.80%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.53%) IIS
4 2 (2.53%) Node.js
5 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.27%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) MS Office
2 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) SaaS
2 3 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.53%) Office 365
4 1 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.78%) SAN
2 10 (12.66%) Firewall
3 8 (10.13%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (7.59%) Wireless
5 5 (6.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (5.06%) Internet
7 3 (3.80%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (3.80%) LDAP
7 3 (3.80%) PBX
7 3 (3.80%) Symposium
7 3 (3.80%) TCP/IP
7 3 (3.80%) VoIP
8 2 (2.53%) MPLS
8 2 (2.53%) NAS
9 1 (1.27%) DNS
9 1 (1.27%) Intranet
9 1 (1.27%) PuTTY
9 1 (1.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.46%) MySQL
2 8 (10.13%) Oracle Database
3 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.06%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.53%) Log4j
2 2 (2.53%) Selenium
2 2 (2.53%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (1.27%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.27%) JIRA
3 1 (1.27%) PhpStorm
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.27%) Toad
General
1 10 (12.66%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.80%) Retail
4 2 (2.53%) Advertising
4 2 (2.53%) Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (40.51%) Administrator
2 28 (35.44%) Systems Administrator
3 16 (20.25%) Linux Administrator
4 15 (18.99%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 10 (12.66%) Linux Engineer
5 10 (12.66%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 8 (10.13%) Unix Administrator
6 8 (10.13%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 7 (8.86%) Senior Unix Administrator
7 7 (8.86%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
8 6 (7.59%) IT Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
9 5 (6.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (6.33%) Unix Specialist
9 5 (6.33%) Windows Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) Analyst
11 3 (3.80%) Consultant
11 3 (3.80%) Systems Analyst
11 3 (3.80%) Team Leader
11 3 (3.80%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.19%) LAMP
2 5 (6.33%) Web Services
3 4 (5.06%) Middleware
4 2 (2.53%) .NET
4 2 (2.53%) RESTful
5 1 (1.27%) Ajax
5 1 (1.27%) COM
5 1 (1.27%) CSS
5 1 (1.27%) CSS3
5 1 (1.27%) HTML
5 1 (1.27%) HTML5
5 1 (1.27%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (1.27%) J2EE
5 1 (1.27%) jQuery
5 1 (1.27%) Laravel
5 1 (1.27%) LESS
5 1 (1.27%) Spring
5 1 (1.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) User Experience
2 4 (5.06%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.06%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (3.80%) PACS
4 2 (2.53%) Handset
4 2 (2.53%) HP Superdome
5 1 (1.27%) CMDB
5 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 69 (87.34%) Linux
2 38 (48.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 34 (43.04%) Unix
3 34 (43.04%) Windows
4 23 (29.11%) Windows Server
5 17 (21.52%) CentOS
6 16 (20.25%) Solaris
7 14 (17.72%) HPUX
8 12 (15.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (8.86%) Windows 7
9 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (7.59%) Ubuntu
10 6 (7.59%) Windows 8
11 5 (6.33%) SUSE
12 4 (5.06%) AIX
12 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (1.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.99%) ITIL
2 9 (11.39%) ERP
3 7 (8.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (8.86%) Kernel Tuning
3 7 (8.86%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (8.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (6.33%) High Availability
4 5 (6.33%) Service Delivery
5 4 (5.06%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (5.06%) Project Management
5 4 (5.06%) Server Building
5 4 (5.06%) Trend Analysis
6 3 (3.80%) Asset Management
6 3 (3.80%) Case Management
6 3 (3.80%) DevOps
6 3 (3.80%) Open Source
6 3 (3.80%) People Management
6 3 (3.80%) Presales
6 3 (3.80%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (3.80%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.46%) Perl
2 12 (15.19%) SQL
3 11 (13.92%) Java
4 10 (12.66%) Python
5 8 (10.13%) PHP
6 4 (5.06%) Korn
6 4 (5.06%) VB
7 3 (3.80%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.80%) Ruby
8 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.27%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.59%) Degree
2 5 (6.33%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.53%) CISSP
3 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) SLA
2 3 (3.80%) HL7
3 2 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 9 (11.39%) Active Directory
1 9 (11.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.13%) NFS
2 8 (10.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 7 (8.86%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.33%) Xen
5 3 (3.80%) vSphere
6 2 (2.53%) XenApp
7 1 (1.27%) Firmware
7 1 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) Oracle ZFS
2 6 (7.59%) SCOM
3 5 (6.33%) HP SiteScope
4 4 (5.06%) Data Guard
4 4 (5.06%) HP NNM
4 4 (5.06%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (5.06%) Simpana
5 3 (3.80%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (3.80%) Nagios
6 2 (2.53%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.53%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.53%) SCCM
7 1 (1.27%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (1.27%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 28 (35.44%) Oracle
2 20 (25.32%) HP
3 13 (16.46%) VMware
4 11 (13.92%) Cisco
4 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
5 9 (11.39%) NetApp
6 8 (10.13%) SAP
6 8 (10.13%) Veritas
7 7 (8.86%) IBM
8 5 (6.33%) Sun
9 4 (5.06%) Citrix
9 4 (5.06%) CommVault
10 3 (3.80%) Netezza
10 3 (3.80%) Qualys
11 2 (2.53%) 3PAR
11 2 (2.53%) Veeam
12 1 (1.27%) Adobe
12 1 (1.27%) Finjan
12 1 (1.27%) Juniper
12 1 (1.27%) Symantec
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