Period
to 20 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 156 188
Rank change year-on-year -9 +32 -19
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 34 41 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.88% 1.05% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 1.75% 2.34% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 7
Birmingham median annual salary £43,750 £40,500 £39,323
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.02% +2.99% -34.46%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £38,504
90th Percentile £57,875 £61,400 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.50% -5.88% -

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 1,939 1,751 2,206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 49.95% 44.92% 46.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,317 1,327 1,501
Birmingham median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,850 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £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 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Red Hat in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 28 (82.35%) Linux
2 21 (61.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (41.18%) Windows
4 13 (38.24%) Unix
5 12 (35.29%) TCP/IP
6 11 (32.35%) SLA
7 10 (29.41%) Finance
8 9 (26.47%) Degree
9 8 (23.53%) AIX
9 8 (23.53%) Solaris
9 8 (23.53%) WebLogic
9 8 (23.53%) ITIL
9 8 (23.53%) HP
10 7 (20.59%) Juniper
10 7 (20.59%) Python
10 7 (20.59%) VMware
10 7 (20.59%) Bash Shell
11 6 (17.65%) Network Management
11 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (17.65%) Performance Analysis
11 6 (17.65%) Telindus
11 6 (17.65%) Firewall
11 6 (17.65%) Ruby
11 6 (17.65%) SHDSL
11 6 (17.65%) Windows 2000 Server
11 6 (17.65%) SOA
11 6 (17.65%) HNC
11 6 (17.65%) HND
11 6 (17.65%) RAD
11 6 (17.65%) SQL

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 8 (23.53%) WebLogic
2 5 (14.71%) Apache
3 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.94%) Confluence
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) SaaS
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) IBM PureFlex
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.94%) GitHub
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) Office 365
3 1 (2.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) TCP/IP
2 6 (17.65%) BGP
2 6 (17.65%) DSL
2 6 (17.65%) DWDM
2 6 (17.65%) Firewall
2 6 (17.65%) MPLS
2 6 (17.65%) OSPF
2 6 (17.65%) SAN
2 6 (17.65%) SHDSL
3 3 (8.82%) LAN
3 3 (8.82%) WAN
4 2 (5.88%) DNS
4 2 (5.88%) Internet
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (2.94%) DHCP
5 1 (2.94%) PuTTY
5 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) MariaDB
2 2 (5.88%) MySQL
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Artifactory
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.94%) Toad
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) NOC Technician
2 5 (14.71%) Administrator
2 5 (14.71%) Team Leader
2 5 (14.71%) Unix Team Leader
3 4 (11.76%) DBA
4 3 (8.82%) Applications Specialist
4 3 (8.82%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Applications Support Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Linux Support
5 2 (5.88%) MySQL Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Network Technician
5 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Support Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Support
5 2 (5.88%) Unix Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Clustering
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.88%) Private Cloud
2 2 (5.88%) Replication
3 1 (2.94%) CCTV
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) IBM Storwize
Operating Systems
1 28 (82.35%) Linux
2 21 (61.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (41.18%) Windows
4 13 (38.24%) Unix
5 8 (23.53%) AIX
5 8 (23.53%) Solaris
6 6 (17.65%) Windows 2000 Server
6 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
8 3 (8.82%) CentOS
9 2 (5.88%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.94%) Debian
10 1 (2.94%) Fedora
10 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) ITIL
2 6 (17.65%) Network Management
2 6 (17.65%) Performance Analysis
2 6 (17.65%) RAD
2 6 (17.65%) SOA
3 5 (14.71%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (11.76%) Coaching
5 3 (8.82%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.88%) DevOps
6 2 (5.88%) High Availability
6 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.88%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (5.88%) Process Management
6 2 (5.88%) Release Management
6 2 (5.88%) SDLC
6 2 (5.88%) Security Operations
6 2 (5.88%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) Bash Shell
1 7 (20.59%) Python
2 6 (17.65%) Ruby
2 6 (17.65%) SQL
3 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.88%) Java
4 2 (5.88%) Perl
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Degree
2 6 (17.65%) HNC
2 6 (17.65%) HND
3 5 (14.71%) RHCSA
4 3 (8.82%) RHCE
5 2 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.94%) CCNA
6 1 (2.94%) CCNP
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (32.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) Docker
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Ansible
1 3 (8.82%) Kubernetes
1 3 (8.82%) SmoothWall
2 2 (5.88%) Control-M
2 2 (5.88%) Galera Cluster
2 2 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (5.88%) Nagios
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.94%) Puppet
3 1 (2.94%) QRadar
3 1 (2.94%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) HP
2 7 (20.59%) Juniper
2 7 (20.59%) VMware
3 6 (17.65%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 6 (17.65%) Nokia
3 6 (17.65%) Sun
3 6 (17.65%) Telindus
4 5 (14.71%) SolarWinds
5 4 (11.76%) Cisco
6 3 (8.82%) IBM
6 3 (8.82%) NetApp
6 3 (8.82%) Oracle
7 2 (5.88%) McAfee
7 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.94%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.94%) NetMotion Wireless
8 1 (2.94%) New Relic
8 1 (2.94%) Palo Alto