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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 162 178 161
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -17
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 56 21 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.05% 0.42% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 2.21% 0.90% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 50 19 35
Average salary £43,250 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,166 £32,500 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £43,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
2535 2344 2494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.39% 47.25% 50.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2100 1932 2046
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015. 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 +2 19 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Coventry -1 16 £60,000 +71.42%
Birmingham -16 10 £40,000 +14.28%
Shropshire - 3 £42,000 -
Solihull +3 2 £43,250 +23.57%
Staffordshire - 2 £40,250 - 1
Herefordshire - 2 - - 2
Dudley -8 1 £31,500 -10.00%
West Bromwich - 1 £37,500 -
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

1 118 (95.93%) Linux
2 65 (52.85%) SQL
3 54 (43.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 49 (39.84%) UNIX
5 48 (39.02%) Oracle
6 47 (38.21%) Microsoft
7 45 (36.59%) SQL Server
8 43 (34.96%) Windows
9 31 (25.20%) Solaris
10 30 (24.39%) MS Excel
11 29 (23.58%) MySQL
12 28 (22.76%) PL/SQL
13 27 (21.95%) Time Management
13 27 (21.95%) SQL Server 2008
13 27 (21.95%) Dynamics AX
13 27 (21.95%) VMware
14 24 (19.51%) CentOS
14 24 (19.51%) Relational Database
15 23 (18.70%) RDBMS
16 21 (17.07%) Cisco
16 21 (17.07%) Oracle Database
17 20 (16.26%) Citrix
17 20 (16.26%) SQL Server 2005
18 18 (14.63%) Ubuntu
18 18 (14.63%) SAN
18 18 (14.63%) HTML
19 17 (13.82%) PHP
19 17 (13.82%) Apache
20 15 (12.20%) TCP/IP
21 13 (10.57%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 17 (13.82%) Apache
2 10 (8.13%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (7.32%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.07%) IIS
5 4 (3.25%) JBoss
6 3 (2.44%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.63%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 30 (24.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 27 (21.95%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.44%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.63%) Magento
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.25%) Amazon S3
1 4 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.25%) Amazon SQS
1 4 (3.25%) CloudFront
1 4 (3.25%) Amazon Kinesis
1 4 (3.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (0.81%) SaaS
2 1 (0.81%) PaaS
2 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.63%) SAN
2 15 (12.20%) TCP/IP
3 12 (9.76%) Firewall
4 9 (7.32%) DNS
4 9 (7.32%) WAN
5 8 (6.50%) SNMP
6 6 (4.88%) LAN
7 4 (3.25%) VPN
8 3 (2.44%) WLAN
8 3 (2.44%) MPLS
9 2 (1.63%) OSPF
9 2 (1.63%) BGP
9 2 (1.63%) EIGRP
9 2 (1.63%) SSL
9 2 (1.63%) DHCP
9 2 (1.63%) IP Telephony
9 2 (1.63%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.81%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.81%) DMVPN
10 1 (0.81%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (36.59%) SQL Server
2 29 (23.58%) MySQL
3 27 (21.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (19.51%) Relational Database
5 23 (18.70%) RDBMS
6 21 (17.07%) Oracle Database
7 20 (16.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (5.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (3.25%) Impala
9 4 (3.25%) Hadoop
9 4 (3.25%) Apache Hive
9 4 (3.25%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (3.25%) NoSQL
9 4 (3.25%) HBase
9 4 (3.25%) Big Data
10 3 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.63%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (7.32%) Subversion
2 8 (6.50%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.88%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.88%) TeamCity
4 5 (4.07%) Toad
5 4 (3.25%) Hudson
6 2 (1.63%) JUnit
6 2 (1.63%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.63%) PHPUnit
6 2 (1.63%) Maven
7 1 (0.81%) Ant
7 1 (0.81%) Gradle
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (9.76%) Law
2 9 (7.32%) Finance
3 7 (5.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (5.69%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.88%) Marketing
5 5 (4.07%) Games
5 5 (4.07%) Retail
6 3 (2.44%) Publishing
7 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.81%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (29.27%) Administrator
2 31 (25.20%) DBA
3 25 (20.33%) Architect
4 20 (16.26%) SQL DBA
5 19 (15.45%) SQL Server DBA
5 19 (15.45%) Server Administrator
6 18 (14.63%) Infrastructure Architect
6 18 (14.63%) Developer
7 11 (8.94%) Oracle DBA
8 10 (8.13%) PHP Developer
9 9 (7.32%) Java Developer
9 9 (7.32%) Analyst
10 8 (6.50%) Consultant
11 7 (5.69%) Network Consultant
11 7 (5.69%) Technical Analyst
11 7 (5.69%) UNIX Administrator
12 6 (4.88%) Linux Specialist
12 6 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
12 6 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
13 5 (4.07%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.63%) HTML
2 11 (8.94%) jQuery
3 9 (7.32%) CSS
4 8 (6.50%) HTML5
5 5 (4.07%) Middleware
5 5 (4.07%) J2EE
5 5 (4.07%) XHTML
6 4 (3.25%) Struts
6 4 (3.25%) JSP
6 4 (3.25%) Servlets
6 4 (3.25%) Hibernate
6 4 (3.25%) Ajax
6 4 (3.25%) JSON
6 4 (3.25%) Memcached
6 4 (3.25%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (3.25%) REST
6 4 (3.25%) CSS3
6 4 (3.25%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.44%) .NET Framework
7 3 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.07%) Computer Science
1 5 (4.07%) Open Source
2 4 (3.25%) LPAR
3 3 (2.44%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.44%) Handset
3 3 (2.44%) Clustering
4 2 (1.63%) Replication
4 2 (1.63%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.63%) EqualLogic
4 2 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.81%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.81%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.81%) HACMP
5 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.81%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 118 (95.93%) Linux
2 54 (43.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 49 (39.84%) UNIX
4 43 (34.96%) Windows
5 31 (25.20%) Solaris
6 24 (19.51%) CentOS
7 18 (14.63%) Ubuntu
8 11 (8.94%) HPUX
9 7 (5.69%) AIX
10 6 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (4.07%) Fedora
11 5 (4.07%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (3.25%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (1.63%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.81%) SUSE
14 1 (0.81%) Debian
14 1 (0.81%) OS/390
14 1 (0.81%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.95%) Time Management
2 11 (8.94%) DevOps
3 9 (7.32%) Performance Management
3 9 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (7.32%) MVC
4 7 (5.69%) E-Commerce
4 7 (5.69%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (4.88%) ITIL
5 6 (4.88%) Analytics
6 5 (4.07%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (3.25%) Business Continuity
7 4 (3.25%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (3.25%) SIEM
7 4 (3.25%) Cyber Security
7 4 (3.25%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (2.44%) Change Control
8 3 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (2.44%) Capacity Management
8 3 (2.44%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 65 (52.85%) SQL
2 28 (22.76%) PL/SQL
3 17 (13.82%) PHP
4 13 (10.57%) Java
5 11 (8.94%) Perl
6 10 (8.13%) JavaScript
6 10 (8.13%) Python
7 9 (7.32%) Shell Script
8 8 (6.50%) Bash Shell
9 7 (5.69%) C#
10 5 (4.07%) PHP5
11 4 (3.25%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.25%) Ruby
12 3 (2.44%) T-SQL
12 3 (2.44%) VBScript
13 1 (0.81%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (6.50%) OCA
1 8 (6.50%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (4.07%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.25%) CCNA
4 3 (2.44%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.63%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.63%) MCSA
6 1 (0.81%) CCNP
6 1 (0.81%) RHCE
6 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.81%) CEH
6 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.81%) Degree
6 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.57%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (10.57%) Active Directory
2 11 (8.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (8.13%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (8.13%) Docker
4 9 (7.32%) vSphere
5 8 (6.50%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (4.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 6 (4.88%) vCloud
7 4 (3.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (3.25%) Varnish
8 3 (2.44%) Hyper-V
9 2 (1.63%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.81%) Xen
10 1 (0.81%) NFS
10 1 (0.81%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (9.76%) Oracle RMAN
2 11 (8.94%) Data Guard
2 11 (8.94%) Puppet
3 8 (6.50%) WMI
4 5 (4.07%) Foglight
4 5 (4.07%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (3.25%) SELinux
5 4 (3.25%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.63%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.63%) Nagios
7 1 (0.81%) Nessus
7 1 (0.81%) Cacti
7 1 (0.81%) yum
7 1 (0.81%) Ionix
Vendors
1 48 (39.02%) Oracle
2 47 (38.21%) Microsoft
3 27 (21.95%) VMware
4 21 (17.07%) Cisco
5 20 (16.26%) Citrix
6 12 (9.76%) HP
7 8 (6.50%) Juniper
8 7 (5.69%) Zend
9 6 (4.88%) Veritas
9 6 (4.88%) IBM
10 5 (4.07%) SAP
11 4 (3.25%) Splunk
11 4 (3.25%) Cloudera
12 3 (2.44%) 3PAR
12 3 (2.44%) F5
12 3 (2.44%) NetApp
13 2 (1.63%) Brocade
13 2 (1.63%) Dell
13 2 (1.63%) EMC
13 2 (1.63%) Sun
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