The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Midlands region.

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

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 180 159 157
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -2
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 20 42 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.83% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 0.83% 1.62% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18 38 25
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £32,200 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,475 £48,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2396 2591 2330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.04% 50.99% 50.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1950 2133 1927
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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England

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -7 10 £39,125 -10.57%
Warwickshire +15 5 £40,500 +22.72%
Coventry +7 1 £35,000 -9.67%
Worcestershire +1 1 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Dudley - 1 £35,000 -
Halesowen - 1 £35,000 -
Solihull - 1 £35,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £45,000 -
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Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 79 (100.00%) Linux
2 57 (72.15%) UNIX
3 52 (65.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 47 (59.49%) Solaris
5 43 (54.43%) VMware
6 42 (53.16%) SAN
7 41 (51.90%) VMware Infrastructure
8 36 (45.57%) Windows
9 35 (44.30%) Sun
10 34 (43.04%) Veritas
11 33 (41.77%) AIX
11 33 (41.77%) Perl
12 32 (40.51%) SUSE
13 30 (37.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 29 (36.71%) Finance
14 29 (36.71%) EMC
15 28 (35.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 26 (32.91%) Veritas File System
17 23 (29.11%) Shell Script
17 23 (29.11%) Oracle
17 23 (29.11%) ITIL
18 22 (27.85%) RDF
18 22 (27.85%) Symmetrix DMX
19 21 (26.58%) Tomcat
20 20 (25.32%) SharePoint
21 19 (24.05%) SQL Server
22 18 (22.78%) SQL
23 17 (21.52%) Banking
23 17 (21.52%) Korn
24 16 (20.25%) Nagios

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 21 (26.58%) Tomcat
2 20 (25.32%) SharePoint
3 16 (20.25%) Apache
4 9 (11.39%) nginx
5 8 (10.13%) IIS
6 6 (7.59%) Apache Solr
7 4 (5.06%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (3.80%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (2.53%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.53%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 42 (53.16%) SAN
2 13 (16.46%) TCP/IP
3 10 (12.66%) Firewall
4 9 (11.39%) DNS
5 6 (7.59%) HTTP
6 5 (6.33%) Network Security
7 2 (2.53%) Internet
8 1 (1.27%) IPsec
8 1 (1.27%) VLAN
8 1 (1.27%) IPv6
8 1 (1.27%) VPN
8 1 (1.27%) Broadband
8 1 (1.27%) LAN
8 1 (1.27%) VoIP
8 1 (1.27%) WAN
8 1 (1.27%) SMTP
8 1 (1.27%) DHCP
8 1 (1.27%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.27%) FTP
8 1 (1.27%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.05%) SQL Server
2 16 (20.25%) MySQL
3 14 (17.72%) NoSQL
4 12 (15.19%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.27%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Toad
2 3 (3.80%) Subversion
3 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.27%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.27%) Xdebug
General
1 29 (36.71%) Finance
2 17 (21.52%) Banking
3 12 (15.19%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.80%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (39.24%) Administrator
2 25 (31.65%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 22 (27.85%) Systems Administrator
4 15 (18.99%) UNIX Administrator
5 9 (11.39%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (8.86%) UNIX Specialist
7 6 (7.59%) Technical Support
8 5 (6.33%) DBA
8 5 (6.33%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Consultant
9 4 (5.06%) Technical Specialist
9 4 (5.06%) Technical Support Specialist
9 4 (5.06%) Linux Consultant
9 4 (5.06%) Support Specialist
10 3 (3.80%) Systems Manager
10 3 (3.80%) Oracle DBA
10 3 (3.80%) Web Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Operations Engineer
11 2 (2.53%) Oracle Applications Support
11 2 (2.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.33%) LAMP
1 5 (6.33%) XML
2 1 (1.27%) DOM
2 1 (1.27%) Ajax
2 1 (1.27%) Zend Framework
2 1 (1.27%) jQuery
2 1 (1.27%) RESTful
2 1 (1.27%) Sphinx
2 1 (1.27%) HTML
2 1 (1.27%) CSS
2 1 (1.27%) SOAP
2 1 (1.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.85%) Symmetrix DMX
2 12 (15.19%) Wiki
3 7 (8.86%) Replication
4 6 (7.59%) HACMP
5 5 (6.33%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (5.06%) LPAR
7 3 (3.80%) Clustering
8 1 (1.27%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 79 (100.00%) Linux
2 57 (72.15%) UNIX
3 52 (65.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 47 (59.49%) Solaris
5 36 (45.57%) Windows
6 33 (41.77%) AIX
7 32 (40.51%) SUSE
8 14 (17.72%) Debian
8 14 (17.72%) CentOS
9 7 (8.86%) Ubuntu
10 5 (6.33%) SELinux
11 4 (5.06%) HPUX
12 3 (3.80%) FreeBSD
12 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (1.27%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.11%) ITIL
2 22 (27.85%) RDF
3 10 (12.66%) Workflow
4 6 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (6.33%) CRM
6 4 (5.06%) Load Balancing
6 4 (5.06%) Capacity Management
6 4 (5.06%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (3.80%) WFM
8 2 (2.53%) Analytics
8 2 (2.53%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (2.53%) Change Management
9 1 (1.27%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.27%) MVC
9 1 (1.27%) BCP
9 1 (1.27%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.27%) ERP
9 1 (1.27%) OOP
9 1 (1.27%) OO
9 1 (1.27%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (41.77%) Perl
2 23 (29.11%) Shell Script
3 18 (22.78%) SQL
4 17 (21.52%) Korn
5 11 (13.92%) Java
6 10 (12.66%) Python
7 7 (8.86%) PHP
8 2 (2.53%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) RHCE
2 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.27%) MCITP
3 1 (1.27%) MCSE
3 1 (1.27%) CCNA
3 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.86%) QA
2 5 (6.33%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (51.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (37.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 28 (35.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 26 (32.91%) Veritas File System
5 5 (6.33%) Varnish
5 5 (6.33%) Hyper-V
5 5 (6.33%) Postfix
5 5 (6.33%) Sendmail
6 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (2.53%) Xen
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.53%) PowerHA
7 1 (1.27%) KVM
7 1 (1.27%) Docker
7 1 (1.27%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.27%) vSphere
7 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (20.25%) Nagios
2 4 (5.06%) Foglight
2 4 (5.06%) YUM
2 4 (5.06%) Puppet
3 3 (3.80%) Tivoli
3 3 (3.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.53%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.27%) WSUS
5 1 (1.27%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 43 (54.43%) VMware
2 35 (44.30%) Sun
3 34 (43.04%) Veritas
4 29 (36.71%) EMC
5 23 (29.11%) Oracle
6 12 (15.19%) Symantec
7 8 (10.13%) Cisco
8 5 (6.33%) Microsoft
9 4 (5.06%) IBM
9 4 (5.06%) Citrix
9 4 (5.06%) HP
10 3 (3.80%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.80%) Avaya
10 3 (3.80%) JBoss
11 1 (1.27%) Juniper
11 1 (1.27%) NetApp
11 1 (1.27%) Dell
11 1 (1.27%) Brocade
11 1 (1.27%) Zend
11 1 (1.27%) Twitter
Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcestershire
CPS Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Car, pension, share scheme
Posted: 27 days ago