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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 198 182 193
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 43 50 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.70% 0.88% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 1.53% 1.85% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 31 47 26
Median salary £39,000 £44,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.36% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,160 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £80,000 £47,875
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,900 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.29%
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
2802 2710 2508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.43% 47.68% 46.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2036 2224 2114
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,898
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 June 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 June 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 +28 20 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Birmingham -17 10 £39,323 -34.46% 3
Warwickshire -9 7 £27,500 -21.42%
Solihull +13 2 £22,000 -50.00%
Staffordshire -14 2 £34,000 -15.00% 1
Worcestershire - 2 £45,000 -
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 78 (96.30%) Linux
2 32 (39.51%) Windows
3 29 (35.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 28 (34.57%) Unix
4 28 (34.57%) Windows Server
5 25 (30.86%) Oracle
6 24 (29.63%) Apache
7 23 (28.40%) SAN
8 22 (27.16%) Solaris
8 22 (27.16%) CentOS
9 20 (24.69%) VMware
10 19 (23.46%) HP
11 18 (22.22%) Finance
12 17 (20.99%) Firewall
12 17 (20.99%) Active Directory
12 17 (20.99%) Microsoft
13 16 (19.75%) SQL
14 15 (18.52%) Tomcat
14 15 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (17.28%) MySQL
15 14 (17.28%) NetApp
16 13 (16.05%) Cisco
16 13 (16.05%) IBM
17 12 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
17 12 (14.81%) ITIL
18 11 (13.58%) Perl
18 11 (13.58%) Oracle Database
19 10 (12.35%) Fibre Channel
19 10 (12.35%) Hyper-V
19 10 (12.35%) Veritas Volume Manager

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 24 (29.63%) Apache
2 15 (18.52%) Tomcat
3 7 (8.64%) MS Exchange
3 7 (8.64%) SharePoint
4 6 (7.41%) IIS
5 5 (6.17%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (4.94%) Moodle
6 4 (4.94%) WebSphere
6 4 (4.94%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (3.70%) nginx
8 2 (2.47%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.23%) Skype for Business
9 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (9.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.94%) MS Office
3 2 (2.47%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Sentinel
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.41%) Office 365
2 4 (4.94%) SaaS
3 3 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (28.40%) SAN
2 17 (20.99%) Firewall
3 10 (12.35%) DNS
3 10 (12.35%) Fibre Channel
4 9 (11.11%) Wireless
5 6 (7.41%) Internet
6 5 (6.17%) SSL
7 4 (4.94%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.70%) Symposium
9 2 (2.47%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (2.47%) MPLS
9 2 (2.47%) NAS
10 1 (1.23%) Intranet
10 1 (1.23%) LAN
10 1 (1.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.28%) MySQL
2 11 (13.58%) Oracle Database
3 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.17%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (6.17%) RDBMS
4 5 (6.17%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.23%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.23%) JIRA
3 1 (1.23%) PhpStorm
General
1 18 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.17%) Publishing
3 4 (4.94%) Retail
4 3 (3.70%) Advertising
5 1 (1.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
2 17 (20.99%) Administrator
3 13 (16.05%) Linux Administrator
3 13 (16.05%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (12.35%) Technical Specialist
5 9 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 7 (8.64%) IT Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Technical Leader
7 6 (7.41%) Unix Specialist
8 5 (6.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Windows Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Support Engineer
10 3 (3.70%) Architect
10 3 (3.70%) Linux Specialist
10 3 (3.70%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 3 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (3.70%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.70%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.11%) LAMP
2 7 (8.64%) Web Services
3 3 (3.70%) .NET
3 3 (3.70%) Middleware
4 2 (2.47%) Node.js
4 2 (2.47%) RESTful
5 1 (1.23%) Ajax
5 1 (1.23%) COM
5 1 (1.23%) CSS
5 1 (1.23%) CSS3
5 1 (1.23%) HTML
5 1 (1.23%) HTML5
5 1 (1.23%) J2EE
5 1 (1.23%) jQuery
5 1 (1.23%) Laravel
5 1 (1.23%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (1.23%) LESS
5 1 (1.23%) Spring
5 1 (1.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.17%) CMDB
3 2 (2.47%) Handset
4 1 (1.23%) HP Superdome
4 1 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.23%) User Experience
4 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 78 (96.30%) Linux
2 32 (39.51%) Windows
3 29 (35.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 28 (34.57%) Unix
4 28 (34.57%) Windows Server
5 22 (27.16%) CentOS
5 22 (27.16%) Solaris
6 12 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (12.35%) Windows 7
8 9 (11.11%) Windows 8
9 8 (9.88%) Ubuntu
10 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (3.70%) AIX
11 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (2.47%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (2.47%) HPUX
12 2 (2.47%) SUSE
13 1 (1.23%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.81%) ITIL
2 8 (9.88%) Open Source
3 7 (8.64%) High Availability
3 7 (8.64%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (8.64%) Service Delivery
4 6 (7.41%) Configuration Management
4 6 (7.41%) Line Management
5 5 (6.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (6.17%) E-business
5 5 (6.17%) Presales
6 4 (4.94%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (3.70%) Change Control
7 3 (3.70%) DevOps
7 3 (3.70%) ERP
7 3 (3.70%) Service Management
8 2 (2.47%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (2.47%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.47%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.75%) SQL
2 11 (13.58%) Perl
3 7 (8.64%) PHP
3 7 (8.64%) Python
4 6 (7.41%) Java
4 6 (7.41%) Korn
4 6 (7.41%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.94%) C#
6 3 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.70%) Ruby
7 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.23%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.17%) LPIC
3 4 (4.94%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.70%) Degree
5 2 (2.47%) CISSP
5 2 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.47%) VCP5
5 2 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.70%) SLA
3 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (20.99%) Active Directory
2 15 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (12.35%) Hyper-V
3 10 (12.35%) NFS
3 10 (12.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 5 (6.17%) Firmware
4 5 (6.17%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (6.17%) vSphere
5 3 (3.70%) Xen
5 3 (3.70%) XenApp
6 1 (1.23%) iptables
Systems Management
1 10 (12.35%) Oracle ZFS
1 10 (12.35%) SCCM
2 6 (7.41%) Backup Exec
2 6 (7.41%) NetBackup
2 6 (7.41%) Puppet
2 6 (7.41%) Simpana
3 5 (6.17%) Data Guard
3 5 (6.17%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (6.17%) SCOM
4 3 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.47%) Ansible
5 2 (2.47%) Nagios
6 1 (1.23%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.23%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (1.23%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 25 (30.86%) Oracle
2 20 (24.69%) VMware
3 19 (23.46%) HP
4 17 (20.99%) Microsoft
5 14 (17.28%) NetApp
6 13 (16.05%) Cisco
6 13 (16.05%) IBM
7 10 (12.35%) Veritas
8 9 (11.11%) Citrix
9 7 (8.64%) Sun
10 6 (7.41%) 3PAR
10 6 (7.41%) CommVault
10 6 (7.41%) Juniper
11 5 (6.17%) Netezza
12 2 (2.47%) Dell
12 2 (2.47%) Dell Compellent
12 2 (2.47%) SAP
13 1 (1.23%) Adobe
13 1 (1.23%) JD Edwards
13 1 (1.23%) Siebel
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