Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 138 167 179
Rank change year-on-year +29 +12 +22
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 21 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.79% 0.63% 0.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.30% 3.98% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 25
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £47,250 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.53% +16.67% -35.20%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,625 £32,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £64,625 £61,550
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £26,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +53.85% -42.22% -

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 488 578 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 18.41% 15.82% 21.22%
Number of salaries quoted 382 454 724
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,725 £26,075
90th Percentile £67,500 £59,625 £55,875
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% +6.94% +2.86%

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 17 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (90.48%) Red Hat
3 17 (80.95%) Firewall
4 15 (71.43%) ITIL
5 13 (61.90%) Windows
5 13 (61.90%) Security Management
5 13 (61.90%) Information Security
5 13 (61.90%) SIEM
5 13 (61.90%) Cybersecurity
5 13 (61.90%) Security Operations
5 13 (61.90%) Windows Server
6 12 (57.14%) Splunk
7 11 (52.38%) QRadar
7 11 (52.38%) LogRhythm
8 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
8 4 (19.05%) RSVP
8 4 (19.05%) MPLS
8 4 (19.05%) OSPF
8 4 (19.05%) BGP
8 4 (19.05%) HPUX
8 4 (19.05%) Solaris
8 4 (19.05%) Juniper
8 4 (19.05%) Nokia
9 3 (14.29%) CCNA
9 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (14.29%) HNC
9 3 (14.29%) HND
9 3 (14.29%) VRRP
9 3 (14.29%) Wireless
9 3 (14.29%) CCTV

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 2 (9.52%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.76%) Azure
2 1 (4.76%) GitHub
2 1 (4.76%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) BGP
2 4 (19.05%) MPLS
2 4 (19.05%) OSPF
2 4 (19.05%) RSVP
3 3 (14.29%) Multicast
3 3 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (14.29%) VRRP
3 3 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) GitLab
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Analyst
2 11 (52.38%) Security Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Provisioning Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) SOC Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Unix Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Unix Support
4 2 (9.52%) Unix Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (4.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IP Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IP Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) CCTV
1 3 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server
3 4 (19.05%) HPUX
3 4 (19.05%) Solaris
4 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
4 2 (9.52%) Unix
5 1 (4.76%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) ITIL
2 13 (61.90%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (61.90%) Information Security
2 13 (61.90%) Security Management
2 13 (61.90%) Security Operations
2 13 (61.90%) SIEM
3 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
3 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.52%) DevOps
3 2 (9.52%) Server Building
3 2 (9.52%) Server Hardening
4 1 (4.76%) High Availability
4 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.76%) Network Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.76%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) Ruby
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) CCNA
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
1 3 (14.29%) HNC
1 3 (14.29%) HND
2 2 (9.52%) AWS Certification
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) QRadar
2 2 (9.52%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (9.52%) Puppet
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (9.52%) Terraform
3 1 (4.76%) Ansible
3 1 (4.76%) Consul
3 1 (4.76%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (4.76%) Grafana
3 1 (4.76%) Graphite
3 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.76%) Opsview
3 1 (4.76%) Packer
3 1 (4.76%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Red Hat
2 12 (57.14%) Splunk
3 11 (52.38%) LogRhythm
4 4 (19.05%) Juniper
4 4 (19.05%) Nokia
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco