Period
to 20 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Red Hat over the 6 months to 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Red Hat, Inc.

Red Hat
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 135 176
Rank change year-on-year -21 +41 -10
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 28 65 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.76% 1.57% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 1.52% 3.35% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 25 33 17
Birmingham median annual salary £41,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.63% -5.00% +53.85%
10th Percentile £30,800 £21,250 £34,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £71,250 £59,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% -7.78% +2.27%

Red Hat is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Birmingham.

All Vendors
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,845 1,943 1,810
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 50.16% 46.82% 44.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,248 1,349 1,523
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -3.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,870 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year - -1.23% +1.25%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Birmingham

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Red Hat in Birmingham

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in Birmingham over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Red Hat in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT jobs citing Red Hat 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.

1 27 (96.43%) Linux
2 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 15 (53.57%) VMware
3 14 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (46.43%) AIX
4 13 (46.43%) Apache
4 13 (46.43%) Tomcat
5 11 (39.29%) Windows
5 11 (39.29%) Firewall
5 11 (39.29%) SAN
6 10 (35.71%) Oracle
6 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 10 (35.71%) SLA
7 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
7 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
7 9 (32.14%) Shell Script
7 9 (32.14%) vSphere
7 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
8 8 (28.57%) CentOS
8 8 (28.57%) Juniper
8 8 (28.57%) Cisco
8 8 (28.57%) SOA
8 8 (28.57%) Unix
9 7 (25.00%) ITIL
9 7 (25.00%) WebLogic
9 7 (25.00%) Clustering
9 7 (25.00%) Business Continuity
9 7 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell

Red Hat
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 13 (46.43%) Apache
1 13 (46.43%) Tomcat
2 7 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) Firewall
1 11 (39.29%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) DHCP
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) OLAP
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 15 (53.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Administrator
3 6 (21.43%) SOA Administrator
4 5 (17.86%) Applications Specialist
4 5 (17.86%) Applications Support
4 5 (17.86%) Applications Support Specialist
4 5 (17.86%) Support Specialist
4 5 (17.86%) Unix Specialist
4 5 (17.86%) Unix Support
4 5 (17.86%) Unix Support Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) IT Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.14%) Unix Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.57%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Clustering
1 7 (25.00%) Handset
2 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.14%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Linux
2 14 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (46.43%) AIX
4 11 (39.29%) Windows
5 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
6 8 (28.57%) CentOS
6 8 (28.57%) Unix
7 5 (17.86%) Solaris
8 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (7.14%) HPUX
10 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) SOA
2 7 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 7 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 7 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (25.00%) ITIL
3 6 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (14.29%) Coaching
5 3 (10.71%) Information Security
5 3 (10.71%) Proactive Monitoring
5 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.57%) DevOps
7 1 (3.57%) Operations Management
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (3.57%) Release Management
7 1 (3.57%) Software Licensing
7 1 (3.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) Shell Script
2 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (21.43%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) PHP
4 1 (3.57%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) Ruby
4 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) CCNA
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (14.29%) MCSA
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) RHCE
2 1 (3.57%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (35.71%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
1 9 (32.14%) vSphere
2 7 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.57%) Docker
4 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (3.57%) Ansible
2 1 (3.57%) Cacti
2 1 (3.57%) FlexNet
2 1 (3.57%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (3.57%) Nagios
2 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.57%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) SELinux
2 1 (3.57%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) VMware
2 10 (35.71%) Oracle
3 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
4 8 (28.57%) Cisco
4 8 (28.57%) Juniper
5 4 (14.29%) IBM
6 2 (7.14%) NetApp
6 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.57%) Capita
7 1 (3.57%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) Informatica
7 1 (3.57%) McAfee
7 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow