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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 177 147 159
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +12
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 41 65 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.74% 1.17% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 1.45% 2.31% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 36 61 35
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
2835 2811 2450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 51.21% 50.56% 51.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2329 2396 2041
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
(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 +15 16 £44,000 +25.71%
Coventry 0 10 £32,500 -
Staffordshire - 9 £30,000 - 1
Birmingham -14 5 £31,500 -37.00%
Shropshire - 1 - -
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 63 (98.44%) Linux
2 32 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 28 (43.75%) CentOS
4 25 (39.06%) UNIX
5 24 (37.50%) MySQL
6 23 (35.94%) PHP
7 21 (32.81%) Clustering
8 20 (31.25%) VMware
9 19 (29.69%) Windows
9 19 (29.69%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (26.56%) PHP5
10 17 (26.56%) jQuery
10 17 (26.56%) Subversion
10 17 (26.56%) CSS
10 17 (26.56%) HTML
10 17 (26.56%) MVC
10 17 (26.56%) IBM
11 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 16 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 16 (25.00%) SUSE
12 13 (20.31%) Replication
12 13 (20.31%) SAN
12 13 (20.31%) AIX
13 12 (18.75%) VMware ESX
13 12 (18.75%) LAMP
13 12 (18.75%) Debian
14 11 (17.19%) Fedora
14 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
14 11 (17.19%) Solaris
14 11 (17.19%) Apache

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 11 (17.19%) Apache
1 11 (17.19%) Tomcat
2 8 (12.50%) nginx
3 5 (7.81%) Apache Solr
4 4 (6.25%) MS Exchange
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (4.69%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 13 (20.31%) SAN
3 8 (12.50%) DNS
4 6 (9.38%) HTTP
5 5 (7.81%) Network Security
5 5 (7.81%) Internet
6 3 (4.69%) Firewall
6 3 (4.69%) Ethernet
6 3 (4.69%) FTP
6 3 (4.69%) VPN
6 3 (4.69%) IPsec
7 1 (1.56%) VLAN
7 1 (1.56%) DHCP
7 1 (1.56%) LAN
7 1 (1.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (37.50%) MySQL
2 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.81%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (26.56%) Subversion
2 10 (15.63%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.69%) Toad
General
1 10 (15.63%) Marketing
2 6 (9.38%) Finance
3 4 (6.25%) Legal
4 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (42.19%) Administrator
2 20 (31.25%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (20.31%) UNIX Administrator
3 13 (20.31%) PHP Developer
3 13 (20.31%) Developer
4 12 (18.75%) Linux Administrator
4 12 (18.75%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 11 (17.19%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 10 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.25%) Solaris Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Solaris Administrator
8 4 (6.25%) AIX Administrator
9 3 (4.69%) Linux Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Web Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Consultant
10 2 (3.13%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 1 (1.56%) Linux Support Engineer
11 1 (1.56%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.56%) jQuery
1 17 (26.56%) CSS
1 17 (26.56%) HTML
2 12 (18.75%) LAMP
3 10 (15.63%) XHTML
4 7 (10.94%) SOAP
4 7 (10.94%) XML
5 5 (7.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.81%) Clustering
2 13 (20.31%) Replication
3 10 (15.63%) Open Source
4 5 (7.81%) Internet of Things
5 3 (4.69%) LPAR
5 3 (4.69%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 63 (98.44%) Linux
2 32 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 28 (43.75%) CentOS
4 25 (39.06%) UNIX
5 19 (29.69%) Windows
6 16 (25.00%) SUSE
7 13 (20.31%) AIX
8 12 (18.75%) Debian
9 11 (17.19%) Fedora
9 11 (17.19%) Solaris
10 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (10.94%) Ubuntu
12 5 (7.81%) VMS
12 5 (7.81%) SELinux
13 4 (6.25%) HPUX
14 3 (4.69%) FreeBSD
15 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
16 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.56%) MVC
2 7 (10.94%) Network Management
2 7 (10.94%) OO
2 7 (10.94%) Service Delivery
3 5 (7.81%) OOP
4 3 (4.69%) Capacity Management
4 3 (4.69%) Load Balancing
4 3 (4.69%) DevOps
4 3 (4.69%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.56%) E-business
6 1 (1.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.94%) PHP
2 17 (26.56%) PHP5
3 8 (12.50%) Python
3 8 (12.50%) Java
4 7 (10.94%) Shell Script
4 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.94%) SQL
5 5 (7.81%) Perl
6 4 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.69%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (29.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (18.75%) VMware ESX
3 10 (15.63%) PowerHA
4 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (7.81%) Postfix
5 5 (7.81%) Sendmail
5 5 (7.81%) Varnish
5 5 (7.81%) Active Directory
6 3 (4.69%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.69%) XenServer
6 3 (4.69%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.13%) vSphere
8 1 (1.56%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (15.63%) Nagios
2 3 (4.69%) YUM
2 3 (4.69%) Puppet
2 3 (4.69%) WSUS
2 3 (4.69%) Foglight
2 3 (4.69%) logstash
3 1 (1.56%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.56%) Kibana
Vendors
1 20 (31.25%) VMware
2 17 (26.56%) IBM
3 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (15.63%) Zend
5 7 (10.94%) Veritas
6 5 (7.81%) Sun
6 5 (7.81%) Oracle
7 4 (6.25%) Cisco
8 3 (4.69%) Citrix
8 3 (4.69%) Juniper
9 2 (3.13%) JBoss
10 1 (1.56%) Twitter
10 1 (1.56%) HP
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + On-call allowance
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