Period
to 20 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 247 276 211
Rank change year-on-year +29 -65 +71
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 124 128 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.94% 0.83% 1.25%
As % of the Vendors category 2.01% 1.84% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 81 109 135
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £32,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £58,125 £57,750 £66,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%

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 the Midlands.

All Vendors
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 6,165 6,943 8,147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 46.72% 45.23% 45.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4,584 5,473 5,966
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,492 £23,137 £22,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in the Midlands

Red Hat
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Red Hat in the Midlands

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

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

Salary histogram for Red Hat in the Midlands

Red Hat
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +22 84 £29,250 -27.78% 23
East Midlands +23 39 £40,000 -2.44% 6
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 119 (95.97%) Linux
2 99 (79.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 78 (62.90%) Windows
4 53 (42.74%) VMware
5 42 (33.87%) VMware Infrastructure
5 42 (33.87%) Cisco
6 40 (32.26%) Firewall
7 37 (29.84%) Citrix
8 36 (29.03%) ITSM
8 36 (29.03%) Incident Management
9 35 (28.23%) CentOS
9 35 (28.23%) Python
9 35 (28.23%) LAN
10 34 (27.42%) WAN
10 34 (27.42%) Microsoft
11 33 (26.61%) NetApp
12 32 (25.81%) ITIL
13 31 (25.00%) MCSA
13 31 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 30 (24.19%) DevOps
15 27 (21.77%) MCP
16 25 (20.16%) MCSE
17 24 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
17 24 (19.35%) Jenkins
17 24 (19.35%) Windows Server
18 22 (17.74%) Bash Shell
19 20 (16.13%) Open Source
19 20 (16.13%) Degree
20 19 (15.32%) TCP/IP
20 19 (15.32%) Ansible

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 14 (11.29%) Apache
2 11 (8.87%) Confluence
3 6 (4.84%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.61%) SAS
4 2 (1.61%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.61%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.81%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (8.06%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.81%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 24 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (11.29%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (8.87%) Office 365
4 8 (6.45%) GitHub
5 6 (4.84%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (4.03%) SaaS
7 3 (2.42%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.81%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.81%) npm
9 1 (0.81%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.81%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 40 (32.26%) Firewall
2 35 (28.23%) LAN
3 34 (27.42%) WAN
4 19 (15.32%) TCP/IP
5 12 (9.68%) SAN
6 11 (8.87%) DNS
7 8 (6.45%) BGP
7 8 (6.45%) DSL
7 8 (6.45%) DWDM
7 8 (6.45%) MPLS
7 8 (6.45%) OSPF
7 8 (6.45%) SHDSL
8 6 (4.84%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (4.84%) IPsec
8 6 (4.84%) Skype
9 4 (3.23%) DHCP
10 3 (2.42%) WLAN
11 2 (1.61%) Internet
11 2 (1.61%) Network Security
11 2 (1.61%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.87%) MySQL
2 8 (6.45%) NoSQL
2 8 (6.45%) Oracle Database
2 8 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.42%) DB2
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.61%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.61%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (19.35%) Jenkins
2 17 (13.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 12 (9.68%) JIRA
4 11 (8.87%) JUnit
5 9 (7.26%) Bitbucket
6 8 (6.45%) EasyMock
6 8 (6.45%) Git (software)
7 5 (4.03%) GitLab
7 5 (4.03%) SonarQube
8 3 (2.42%) IBM UrbanCode
8 3 (2.42%) Selenium
8 3 (2.42%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.81%) Grunt
10 1 (0.81%) Hudson
10 1 (0.81%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.81%) PhpStorm
10 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.81%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.81%) webpack
General
1 9 (7.26%) Finance
2 5 (4.03%) Retail
3 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.81%) Banking
3 1 (0.81%) Legal
3 1 (0.81%) Military
3 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (32.26%) Analyst
2 24 (19.35%) IT Analyst
3 23 (18.55%) IT Support
3 23 (18.55%) Support Analyst
4 22 (17.74%) IT Support Analyst
5 17 (13.71%) Administrator
6 13 (10.48%) Systems Administrator
7 12 (9.68%) Developer
7 12 (9.68%) Linux Administrator
8 10 (8.06%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (7.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 9 (7.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 8 (6.45%) Agile Developer
10 8 (6.45%) Agile Java Developer
10 8 (6.45%) DevOps Developer
10 8 (6.45%) Java Developer
10 8 (6.45%) Java Software Developer
10 8 (6.45%) NOC Technician
10 8 (6.45%) Operations Analyst
10 8 (6.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.87%) Spring
2 8 (6.45%) EJB
2 8 (6.45%) Java EE
2 8 (6.45%) JSF
3 5 (4.03%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (4.03%) LAMP
4 3 (2.42%) YAML
5 2 (1.61%) CSS
5 2 (1.61%) CSS3
5 2 (1.61%) HTML
5 2 (1.61%) Symfony
5 2 (1.61%) Web Services
6 1 (0.81%) .NET
6 1 (0.81%) Ajax
6 1 (0.81%) CGI
6 1 (0.81%) jQuery
6 1 (0.81%) JSON
6 1 (0.81%) Laravel
6 1 (0.81%) SOAP
6 1 (0.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (6.45%) Wiki
2 6 (4.84%) Clustering
2 6 (4.84%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (4.03%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.42%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.42%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.81%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.81%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (0.81%) Replication
5 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 119 (95.97%) Linux
2 99 (79.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 78 (62.90%) Windows
4 35 (28.23%) CentOS
5 24 (19.35%) Windows Server
6 18 (14.52%) Unix
7 17 (13.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (7.26%) Solaris
9 9 (7.26%) Windows 10
10 8 (6.45%) Oracle Linux
10 8 (6.45%) Windows 2000 Server
11 7 (5.65%) Ubuntu
12 6 (4.84%) Debian
13 4 (3.23%) HPUX
14 3 (2.42%) AIX
14 3 (2.42%) SUSE
14 3 (2.42%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.81%) Amazon Linux
15 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (29.03%) Incident Management
1 36 (29.03%) ITSM
2 32 (25.81%) ITIL
3 30 (24.19%) DevOps
4 20 (16.13%) Open Source
5 17 (13.71%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (13.71%) Service Delivery
6 14 (11.29%) Configuration Management
6 14 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (11.29%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (10.48%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (8.87%) High Availability
9 10 (8.06%) IT Strategy
9 10 (8.06%) Load Balancing
9 10 (8.06%) Software Engineering
10 9 (7.26%) Microservices
10 9 (7.26%) Scrum
10 9 (7.26%) Service Management
11 8 (6.45%) OO
11 8 (6.45%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 35 (28.23%) Python
2 22 (17.74%) Bash Shell
3 18 (14.52%) Ruby
3 18 (14.52%) SQL
4 13 (10.48%) Java
5 10 (8.06%) Shell Script
6 9 (7.26%) C++
7 7 (5.65%) PowerShell
8 6 (4.84%) Perl
9 5 (4.03%) PHP
10 4 (3.23%) Go
11 2 (1.61%) C-shell
11 2 (1.61%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.81%) Groovy
12 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (25.00%) MCSA
1 31 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (21.77%) MCP
3 25 (20.16%) MCSE
4 20 (16.13%) Degree
5 16 (12.90%) HNC
6 11 (8.87%) RHCE
6 11 (8.87%) RHCSA
7 10 (8.06%) HND
8 8 (6.45%) AWS Certification
8 8 (6.45%) BPSS Clearance
9 6 (4.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (3.23%) Security Cleared
11 3 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (2.42%) SC Cleared
12 2 (1.61%) CCNA
12 2 (1.61%) CISA
12 2 (1.61%) CISSP
12 2 (1.61%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.90%) SLA
2 5 (4.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.42%) GDPR
5 2 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (33.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (12.10%) Docker
3 12 (9.68%) Active Directory
4 11 (8.87%) vSphere
5 10 (8.06%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (6.45%) XenApp
7 6 (4.84%) Hyper-V
8 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (2.42%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.61%) GFS2
9 2 (1.61%) iptables
9 2 (1.61%) KVM
9 2 (1.61%) NFS
9 2 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (1.61%) Xen
10 1 (0.81%) Postfix
10 1 (0.81%) Squid
Systems Management
1 19 (15.32%) Ansible
2 18 (14.52%) Puppet
3 14 (11.29%) Kubernetes
4 11 (8.87%) Terraform
5 9 (7.26%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (6.45%) Docker Swarm
6 8 (6.45%) Opsview
7 6 (4.84%) Consul
7 6 (4.84%) Grafana
7 6 (4.84%) Graphite
7 6 (4.84%) Packer
8 5 (4.03%) Nagios
8 5 (4.03%) Prometheus
9 2 (1.61%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (1.61%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.61%) SCCM
9 2 (1.61%) SCOM
9 2 (1.61%) SmoothWall
9 2 (1.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (42.74%) VMware
2 42 (33.87%) Cisco
3 37 (29.84%) Citrix
4 34 (27.42%) Microsoft
5 33 (26.61%) NetApp
6 18 (14.52%) Oracle
7 10 (8.06%) HP
7 10 (8.06%) ServiceNow
8 9 (7.26%) Splunk
9 8 (6.45%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 8 (6.45%) Juniper
9 8 (6.45%) Nokia
9 8 (6.45%) Sun
9 8 (6.45%) Telindus
10 3 (2.42%) Adobe
10 3 (2.42%) AppDynamics
10 3 (2.42%) EMC
10 3 (2.42%) Google
10 3 (2.42%) McAfee
10 3 (2.42%) Sybase