Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 6 months to 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 165 175 181
Rank change year-on-year +10 +6 -15
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 19 18 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.58% 0.49% 0.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.51% 2.53% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 24
Birmingham median annual salary £47,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% -13.04% +15.00%
10th Percentile £41,500 £31,025 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,375 £72,125
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -22.73% +15.79% -

Red Hat Enterprise Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 541 712 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 16.51% 19.40% 17.61%
Number of salaries quoted 419 617 621
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £24,900 £24,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,850 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -6.67%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Birmingham

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Birmingham

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (78.95%) Red Hat
3 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
4 7 (36.84%) Unix
4 7 (36.84%) Degree
5 6 (31.58%) SHDSL
5 6 (31.58%) Windows 2000 Server
5 6 (31.58%) DSL
5 6 (31.58%) RAD
5 6 (31.58%) Solaris
5 6 (31.58%) ITIL
5 6 (31.58%) HNC
5 6 (31.58%) HND
5 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (31.58%) DWDM
5 6 (31.58%) MPLS
5 6 (31.58%) OSPF
5 6 (31.58%) BGP
5 6 (31.58%) Juniper
5 6 (31.58%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
5 6 (31.58%) SLA
5 6 (31.58%) Sun
5 6 (31.58%) HP
5 6 (31.58%) Telindus
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (31.58%) Nokia
5 6 (31.58%) Network Management
5 6 (31.58%) Performance Analysis

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (21.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 4 (21.05%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (15.79%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (15.79%) Datadog
4 2 (10.53%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (10.53%) Office 365
5 1 (5.26%) IaaS
5 1 (5.26%) PaaS
5 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) BGP
1 6 (31.58%) DSL
1 6 (31.58%) DWDM
1 6 (31.58%) MPLS
1 6 (31.58%) OSPF
1 6 (31.58%) SHDSL
1 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
2 4 (21.05%) Firewall
3 2 (10.53%) NAS
3 2 (10.53%) SAN
4 1 (5.26%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
1 3 (15.79%) Travis CI
1 3 (15.79%) Vagrant
2 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (5.26%) Toad
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) NOC Technician
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) DBA
3 3 (15.79%) SOC Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) IT Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
3 7 (36.84%) Unix
4 6 (31.58%) Solaris
4 6 (31.58%) Windows 2000 Server
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (15.79%) CentOS
5 3 (15.79%) DC/OS
5 3 (15.79%) Ubuntu
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
1 6 (31.58%) Network Management
1 6 (31.58%) Performance Analysis
1 6 (31.58%) RAD
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (21.05%) DevOps
2 4 (21.05%) Information Security
2 4 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (21.05%) Security Management
2 4 (21.05%) Security Operations
2 4 (21.05%) SIEM
3 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (15.79%) SDLC
3 3 (15.79%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Service Design
4 2 (10.53%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 6 (31.58%) HNC
2 6 (31.58%) HND
3 2 (10.53%) MCSA
3 2 (10.53%) MCSE
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) Docker
2 3 (15.79%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (15.79%) VirtualBox
3 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (10.53%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Ansible
1 4 (21.05%) Kubernetes
2 3 (15.79%) Docker Swarm
2 3 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (15.79%) Packer
2 3 (15.79%) Puppet
2 3 (15.79%) Terraform
3 2 (10.53%) Backup Exec
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
3 2 (10.53%) SCCM
3 2 (10.53%) SCOM
3 2 (10.53%) WSUS
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (5.26%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Red Hat
2 6 (31.58%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 6 (31.58%) HP
2 6 (31.58%) Juniper
2 6 (31.58%) Nokia
2 6 (31.58%) Sun
2 6 (31.58%) Telindus
3 5 (26.32%) VMware
4 4 (21.05%) Google
5 3 (15.79%) New Relic
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle
5 3 (15.79%) Splunk
6 2 (10.53%) EMC
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.53%) NetApp