Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 159 167
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8 +22
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 38 60 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.00% 1.27% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 2.11% 2.68% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 34 23 24
Birmingham median annual salary £40,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.20% +4.17% +26.32%
10th Percentile £30,500 £21,250 £36,625
90th Percentile £58,750 £72,250 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year -14.74% +10.47% +7.50%

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 1799 2240 1899
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 47.18% 47.42% 48.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1358 1467 1605
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% -1.16%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Red Hat in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Red Hat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 37 (97.37%) Linux
2 21 (55.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (47.37%) CentOS
4 16 (42.11%) Apache
5 15 (39.47%) VMware
6 13 (34.21%) AIX
6 13 (34.21%) Finance
7 12 (31.58%) SAN
7 12 (31.58%) Bash Shell
8 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
8 11 (28.95%) SLA
8 11 (28.95%) Windows
9 10 (26.32%) MySQL
9 10 (26.32%) Tomcat
9 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
9 10 (26.32%) Firewall
9 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (26.32%) Ubuntu
10 9 (23.68%) SQL
10 9 (23.68%) Unix
10 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
11 8 (21.05%) Cisco
11 8 (21.05%) Juniper
11 8 (21.05%) vSphere
11 8 (21.05%) Windows Server
12 7 (18.42%) vCenter Server
12 7 (18.42%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (18.42%) Business Continuity Planning
12 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008

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 16 (42.11%) Apache
2 10 (26.32%) Tomcat
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (10.53%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.26%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) IaaS
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) SAN
2 10 (26.32%) Firewall
3 6 (15.79%) SMS
4 2 (5.26%) DNS
4 2 (5.26%) SSL
5 1 (2.63%) NaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) MySQL
2 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
3 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (15.79%) MongoDB
4 6 (15.79%) NoSQL
4 6 (15.79%) Redis
5 4 (10.53%) MariaDB
6 1 (2.63%) OLAP
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Eclipse
1 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
1 6 (15.79%) Subversion
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Billing
2 6 (15.79%) Games
3 2 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Administrator
2 8 (21.05%) Analyst
2 8 (21.05%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Applications Specialist
3 6 (15.79%) Applications Support
3 6 (15.79%) Applications Support Specialist
3 6 (15.79%) Support Specialist
3 6 (15.79%) Unix Specialist
3 6 (15.79%) Unix Support
3 6 (15.79%) Unix Support Specialist
4 5 (13.16%) C++ Programmer
4 5 (13.16%) Programmer
5 4 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (10.53%) SAN Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) SAN Administrator
6 3 (7.89%) SOA Administrator
7 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) NetApp Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Project Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) XML
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.63%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Clustering
1 7 (18.42%) Handset
2 6 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (15.79%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) CMDB
4 1 (2.63%) BBC
4 1 (2.63%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 37 (97.37%) Linux
2 21 (55.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (47.37%) CentOS
4 13 (34.21%) AIX
5 11 (28.95%) Windows
6 10 (26.32%) Ubuntu
7 9 (23.68%) Unix
8 8 (21.05%) Windows Server
9 6 (15.79%) Debian
9 6 (15.79%) Solaris
10 1 (2.63%) HPUX
10 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) Business Continuity
1 7 (18.42%) Business Continuity Planning
1 7 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (15.79%) ITIL
2 6 (15.79%) Service Delivery
2 6 (15.79%) SOA
3 5 (13.16%) Information Security
4 4 (10.53%) Network Management
4 4 (10.53%) Open Source
4 4 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (7.89%) Proactive Monitoring
5 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.26%) Coaching
6 2 (5.26%) IT Strategy
6 2 (5.26%) Line Management
6 2 (5.26%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (5.26%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) Bash Shell
2 9 (23.68%) SQL
3 7 (18.42%) Shell Script
4 6 (15.79%) C++
5 4 (10.53%) Perl
5 4 (10.53%) PHP
5 4 (10.53%) Python
6 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) MCSA
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.53%) CCNA
2 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (5.26%) LPIC
3 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) MCSE
4 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.95%) SLA
2 2 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
1 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (21.05%) vSphere
3 7 (18.42%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.26%) Firmware
5 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) vCenter Server
2 5 (13.16%) Backup Exec
3 4 (10.53%) Cacti
3 4 (10.53%) Icinga
3 4 (10.53%) Nagios
4 3 (7.89%) NetBackup
5 2 (5.26%) SCCM
5 2 (5.26%) SCOM
6 1 (2.63%) FlexNet
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (2.63%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) VMware
2 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
3 8 (21.05%) Cisco
3 8 (21.05%) Juniper
4 7 (18.42%) Oracle
5 4 (10.53%) IBM
5 4 (10.53%) NetApp
6 2 (5.26%) Citrix
6 2 (5.26%) Veeam
7 1 (2.63%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.63%) HP
7 1 (2.63%) Informatica
7 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow