Period
to 19 September 2018

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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 175 196
Rank change year-on-year +6 +21 -28
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 24 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.63% 0.72% 0.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.82% 3.50% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 9
Birmingham median annual salary £47,000 £40,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.05% -35.20% +4.17%
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £64,500 £61,550 £71,250
West Midlands median annual salary £26,000 £45,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -42.22% +50.00% -29.41%

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 628 801 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 16.60% 20.57% 17.44%
Number of salaries quoted 496 711 655
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +6.94% -7.69%
10th Percentile £22,000 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £38,399 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.86% -2.78%

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 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, 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 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (79.17%) Red Hat
3 16 (66.67%) Windows
4 11 (45.83%) Unix
5 10 (41.67%) SLA
6 9 (37.50%) HP
6 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
7 8 (33.33%) Degree
7 8 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
8 7 (29.17%) Network Management
8 7 (29.17%) SHDSL
8 7 (29.17%) Windows 2000 Server
8 7 (29.17%) Juniper
8 7 (29.17%) Sun
8 7 (29.17%) Solaris
8 7 (29.17%) HNC
8 7 (29.17%) HND
8 7 (29.17%) RAD
8 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (29.17%) DWDM
8 7 (29.17%) MPLS
8 7 (29.17%) OSPF
8 7 (29.17%) BGP
8 7 (29.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 7 (29.17%) DSL
8 7 (29.17%) Nokia
8 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
8 7 (29.17%) Telindus
9 6 (25.00%) Python
10 5 (20.83%) VMware

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 3 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.17%) Confluence
3 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.17%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
4 1 (4.17%) CloudFront
4 1 (4.17%) Datadog
4 1 (4.17%) IaaS
4 1 (4.17%) IBM PureFlex
4 1 (4.17%) PaaS
4 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (29.17%) BGP
2 7 (29.17%) DSL
2 7 (29.17%) DWDM
2 7 (29.17%) MPLS
2 7 (29.17%) OSPF
2 7 (29.17%) SHDSL
3 2 (8.33%) Firewall
3 2 (8.33%) SAN
4 1 (4.17%) DNS
4 1 (4.17%) HTTP
4 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
4 1 (4.17%) PuTTY
4 1 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (8.33%) Travis CI
3 1 (4.17%) Artifactory
3 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.17%) Toad
3 1 (4.17%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) NOC Technician
2 5 (20.83%) Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) DBA
4 3 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Linux Support
5 2 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Support
5 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Unix Team Leader
6 1 (4.17%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (4.17%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (4.17%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (4.17%) LAMP
1 1 (4.17%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (66.67%) Windows
3 11 (45.83%) Unix
4 7 (29.17%) Solaris
4 7 (29.17%) Windows 2000 Server
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (16.67%) CentOS
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (12.50%) AIX
6 3 (12.50%) Ubuntu
7 2 (8.33%) DC/OS
7 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (4.17%) Debian
8 1 (4.17%) Fedora
8 1 (4.17%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 7 (29.17%) Network Management
2 7 (29.17%) RAD
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) DevOps
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (12.50%) SDLC
5 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.33%) Coaching
5 2 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (8.33%) Security Management
5 2 (8.33%) Security Operations
5 2 (8.33%) SIEM
5 2 (8.33%) SOA
5 2 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (4.17%) Microservices
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (4.17%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) Python
2 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) Ruby
4 2 (8.33%) Java
4 2 (8.33%) Perl
4 2 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
2 7 (29.17%) HNC
2 7 (29.17%) HND
3 2 (8.33%) RHCSA
4 1 (4.17%) AWS Certification
4 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) GDPR
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Docker
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (8.33%) VirtualBox
4 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Ansible
2 4 (16.67%) Kubernetes
3 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (12.50%) Puppet
4 2 (8.33%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (4.17%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (4.17%) Packer
5 1 (4.17%) QRadar
5 1 (4.17%) Rundeck
5 1 (4.17%) Terraform
5 1 (4.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Red Hat
2 9 (37.50%) HP
3 7 (29.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 7 (29.17%) Juniper
3 7 (29.17%) Nokia
3 7 (29.17%) Sun
3 7 (29.17%) Telindus
4 5 (20.83%) VMware
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle
6 2 (8.33%) Google
6 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.33%) New Relic
6 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.17%) IBM
7 1 (4.17%) LogRhythm
7 1 (4.17%) NetApp
7 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.17%) SaltStack
7 1 (4.17%) Splunk