Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 157 157
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 +12
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 29 38 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.80% 0.98% 1.27%
As % of the Vendors category 1.66% 2.12% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 18 34 23
Birmingham median annual salary £43,250 £40,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.79% -35.20% +4.17%
10th Percentile £35,125 £30,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,875 £60,500 £72,250
West Midlands median annual salary £33,750 £40,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -16.67% -14.74% +10.47%

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 1,744 1,795 2,252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 47.96% 46.48% 47.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,221 1,361 1,483
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% -5.29%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 13 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Red Hat in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 24 (82.76%) Linux
2 20 (68.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (55.17%) Windows
4 13 (44.83%) TCP/IP
5 11 (37.93%) Unix
6 9 (31.03%) SLA
6 9 (31.03%) Solaris
6 9 (31.03%) Juniper
6 9 (31.03%) Degree
7 8 (27.59%) SHDSL
7 8 (27.59%) DSL
7 8 (27.59%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 8 (27.59%) Nokia
7 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (27.59%) DWDM
7 8 (27.59%) MPLS
7 8 (27.59%) OSPF
7 8 (27.59%) BGP
7 8 (27.59%) Sun
7 8 (27.59%) HP
7 8 (27.59%) HNC
7 8 (27.59%) HND
7 8 (27.59%) RAD
7 8 (27.59%) Network Management
7 8 (27.59%) Windows 2000 Server
7 8 (27.59%) Performance Analysis
7 8 (27.59%) Telindus
8 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
9 6 (20.69%) Bash Shell
9 6 (20.69%) Python

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 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) TCP/IP
2 8 (27.59%) BGP
2 8 (27.59%) DSL
2 8 (27.59%) DWDM
2 8 (27.59%) MPLS
2 8 (27.59%) OSPF
2 8 (27.59%) SHDSL
3 4 (13.79%) Firewall
4 3 (10.34%) LAN
4 3 (10.34%) SAN
4 3 (10.34%) WAN
5 2 (6.90%) Internet
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (3.45%) DNS
6 1 (3.45%) NAS
6 1 (3.45%) PuTTY
6 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (3.45%) Toad
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) NOC Technician
2 4 (13.79%) Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) DBA
3 3 (10.34%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Support
4 2 (6.90%) Network Technician
4 2 (6.90%) Security Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Technician
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Technician
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Support
4 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.90%) Unix Team Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Java Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Network Operations Manager
5 1 (3.45%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Java Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Unix Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) LAMP
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) CGI
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
2 1 (3.45%) CSS3
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) HTML5
2 1 (3.45%) SOAP
2 1 (3.45%) Symfony
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Clustering
1 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) CCTV
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Linux
2 20 (68.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (55.17%) Windows
4 11 (37.93%) Unix
5 9 (31.03%) Solaris
6 8 (27.59%) Windows 2000 Server
6 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
8 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (10.34%) AIX
10 1 (3.45%) CentOS
10 1 (3.45%) Debian
10 1 (3.45%) Fedora
10 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Network Management
1 8 (27.59%) Performance Analysis
1 8 (27.59%) RAD
2 6 (20.69%) ITIL
3 3 (10.34%) Security Management
3 3 (10.34%) Security Operations
3 3 (10.34%) SIEM
4 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.90%) Information Security
4 2 (6.90%) Process Management
4 2 (6.90%) Release Management
4 2 (6.90%) SDLC
4 2 (6.90%) SOA
4 2 (6.90%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (3.45%) OOP
5 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.45%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (3.45%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) Bash Shell
1 6 (20.69%) Python
1 6 (20.69%) Ruby
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) PHP
2 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.45%) C++
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) Perl
3 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Degree
2 8 (27.59%) HNC
2 8 (27.59%) HND
3 5 (17.24%) RHCSA
4 3 (10.34%) RHCE
5 1 (3.45%) CCNA
5 1 (3.45%) CCNP
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.45%) MCSA
5 1 (3.45%) MCSE
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) SmoothWall
2 2 (6.90%) Nagios
3 1 (3.45%) Ansible
3 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.45%) Control-M
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (3.45%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.45%) Puppet
3 1 (3.45%) QRadar
3 1 (3.45%) SCCM
3 1 (3.45%) SCOM
3 1 (3.45%) WSUS
3 1 (3.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Juniper
2 8 (27.59%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 8 (27.59%) HP
2 8 (27.59%) Nokia
2 8 (27.59%) Sun
2 8 (27.59%) Telindus
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) SolarWinds
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) McAfee
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) NetApp
4 2 (6.90%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.45%) F5
5 1 (3.45%) LogRhythm
5 1 (3.45%) NetMotion Wireless
5 1 (3.45%) New Relic
5 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto