Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 140 184
Rank change year-on-year -27 +44 -25
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 26 45 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.68% 1.21% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 1.35% 2.68% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27 26 14
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £32,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £63,750 £55,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £39,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +13.92% -3.66% -8.89%

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 1,925 1,677 2,031
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 50.70% 45.18% 44.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,227 1,225 1,580
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,940 £25,475
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £66,250
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 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Red Hat in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 23 (88.46%) Linux
2 16 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (42.31%) AIX
3 11 (42.31%) VMware
4 10 (38.46%) Finance
4 10 (38.46%) WebLogic
4 10 (38.46%) ITIL
5 9 (34.62%) SOA
5 9 (34.62%) SAN
6 8 (30.77%) Unix
6 8 (30.77%) Windows
6 8 (30.77%) Firewall
7 7 (26.92%) Apache
7 7 (26.92%) SLA
7 7 (26.92%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (26.92%) Coaching
8 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
8 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
8 6 (23.08%) IBM
9 5 (19.23%) NetApp
9 5 (19.23%) SolarWinds
10 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (15.38%) Oracle
10 4 (15.38%) SQL
10 4 (15.38%) Performance Metrics
10 4 (15.38%) Private Cloud
11 3 (11.54%) IBM PureFlex
11 3 (11.54%) DevOps
11 3 (11.54%) Windows Server

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 10 (38.46%) WebLogic
2 7 (26.92%) Apache
3 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (3.85%) Confluence
5 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (11.54%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.85%) GitHub
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) SAN
2 8 (30.77%) Firewall
3 3 (11.54%) DNS
4 2 (7.69%) DHCP
4 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (3.85%) Internet
5 1 (3.85%) VPN
5 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MariaDB
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Artifactory
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
1 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Team Leader
1 6 (23.08%) Unix Team Leader
2 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Administrator
2 3 (11.54%) Applications Specialist
2 3 (11.54%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle SOA Administrator
2 3 (11.54%) SOA Administrator
2 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
3 2 (7.69%) DBA
3 2 (7.69%) Developer
3 2 (7.69%) MySQL DBA
3 2 (7.69%) MySQL Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Operations Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Support Specialist
3 2 (7.69%) Unix Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Private Cloud
2 2 (7.69%) Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.69%) Replication
3 1 (3.85%) CCTV
3 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Linux
2 16 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (42.31%) AIX
4 8 (30.77%) Unix
4 8 (30.77%) Windows
5 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
7 2 (7.69%) CentOS
7 2 (7.69%) Solaris
8 1 (3.85%) HPUX
8 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
8 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) ITIL
2 9 (34.62%) SOA
3 7 (26.92%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (26.92%) Coaching
4 4 (15.38%) Performance Metrics
4 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.54%) DevOps
5 3 (11.54%) Performance Management
6 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.69%) High Availability
6 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.69%) SDLC
7 1 (3.85%) Collateral Management
7 1 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.85%) ITSM
7 1 (3.85%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (3.85%) Process Management
7 1 (3.85%) Security Management
7 1 (3.85%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
2 2 (7.69%) Python
2 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.85%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) Perl
3 1 (3.85%) PHP
3 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) RHCE
2 1 (3.85%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) Docker
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Ansible
1 3 (11.54%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (7.69%) Control-M
2 2 (7.69%) Galera Cluster
2 2 (7.69%) Kubernetes
2 2 (7.69%) SmoothWall
3 1 (3.85%) Cacti
3 1 (3.85%) Nagios
3 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.85%) Puppet
3 1 (3.85%) SELinux
3 1 (3.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) VMware
2 6 (23.08%) IBM
3 5 (19.23%) NetApp
3 5 (19.23%) SolarWinds
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle
5 3 (11.54%) HP
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco
7 1 (3.85%) Capita
7 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.85%) Citrix
7 1 (3.85%) F5
7 1 (3.85%) Juniper
7 1 (3.85%) McAfee
7 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.85%) NetMotion Wireless
7 1 (3.85%) New Relic