Period
to 13 October 2019

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 13 October 2019 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
13 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 226 240 248
Rank change year-on-year +14 +8 -19
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 114 134 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.01% 1.01% 0.93%
As % of the Vendors category 2.14% 2.17% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 97 96 112
Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -3.61%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £58,000 £60,000 £57,400
England median annual salary £53,371 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -7.18% +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 5,337 6,185 6,528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 47.39% 46.83% 43.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4,335 4,668 5,196
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,175 £23,625
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £60,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 13 October 2019.

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 13 October 2019. 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 +32 89 £45,000 +28.57% 11
East Midlands +5 25 £35,000 -17.65% 14
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 13 October 2019, 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.

1 113 (99.12%) Linux
2 82 (71.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 54 (47.37%) Windows
4 46 (40.35%) Firewall
5 41 (35.96%) VMware
6 37 (32.46%) ITIL
7 35 (30.70%) VMware Infrastructure
8 32 (28.07%) Cisco
9 26 (22.81%) CentOS
10 25 (21.93%) Windows Server
11 21 (18.42%) Citrix
11 21 (18.42%) Unix
12 19 (16.67%) MCSE
12 19 (16.67%) MCSA
12 19 (16.67%) Oracle
12 19 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
12 19 (16.67%) NetApp
12 19 (16.67%) Telecoms
12 19 (16.67%) ITSM
12 19 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
13 18 (15.79%) LAN
13 18 (15.79%) WAN
13 18 (15.79%) MCP
13 18 (15.79%) AWS
13 18 (15.79%) Incident Management
14 16 (14.04%) HNC
14 16 (14.04%) VPN
15 15 (13.16%) Python
15 15 (13.16%) Solaris
16 14 (12.28%) SLA

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 11 (9.65%) Apache
2 9 (7.89%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.39%) nginx
3 5 (4.39%) OpenStack
3 5 (4.39%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.51%) IIS
4 4 (3.51%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.63%) Confluence
5 3 (2.63%) iPlanet
5 3 (2.63%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.79%) AWS
2 12 (10.53%) Azure
3 3 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (2.63%) IaaS
3 3 (2.63%) npm
3 3 (2.63%) OpenShift
3 3 (2.63%) PaaS
3 3 (2.63%) SaaS
4 2 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.75%) GCP
4 2 (1.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (40.35%) Firewall
2 18 (15.79%) LAN
2 18 (15.79%) WAN
3 16 (14.04%) VPN
4 14 (12.28%) SAN
5 12 (10.53%) BGP
5 12 (10.53%) MPLS
5 12 (10.53%) OSPF
5 12 (10.53%) RSVP
6 10 (8.77%) Wireless
7 9 (7.89%) DHCP
7 9 (7.89%) DNS
7 9 (7.89%) TCP/IP
8 8 (7.02%) Ethernet
9 3 (2.63%) Multicast
9 3 (2.63%) Spanning Tree
9 3 (2.63%) VRRP
10 2 (1.75%) DMZ
11 1 (0.88%) IPsec
11 1 (0.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.65%) MySQL
2 9 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.02%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.51%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.51%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.63%) MariaDB
6 2 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.88%) Big Data
7 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.88%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.39%) JIRA
4 3 (2.63%) Grunt
4 3 (2.63%) MSI
4 3 (2.63%) PuPHPet
4 3 (2.63%) Vagrant
4 3 (2.63%) webpack
5 2 (1.75%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.88%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.88%) GitLab
6 1 (0.88%) Subversion
General
1 19 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 10 (8.77%) Finance
2 10 (8.77%) Retail
3 6 (5.26%) Billing
3 6 (5.26%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.75%) Automotive
4 2 (1.75%) Banking
4 2 (1.75%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.75%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.88%) Electronics
5 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (29.82%) Analyst
2 14 (12.28%) Administrator
2 14 (12.28%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 14 (12.28%) Provisioning Engineer
3 11 (9.65%) Security Analyst
3 11 (9.65%) Unix Engineer
4 9 (7.89%) IT Support
4 9 (7.89%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (7.89%) Support Analyst
4 9 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (7.02%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (7.02%) Support Engineer
6 7 (6.14%) IT Analyst
6 7 (6.14%) IT Support Analyst
6 7 (6.14%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) Platform Engineer
8 5 (4.39%) Designer
8 5 (4.39%) Infrastructure Designer
8 5 (4.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.39%) Pensions Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.89%) AngularJS
2 8 (7.02%) HTML
2 8 (7.02%) Middleware
3 6 (5.26%) HTML5
3 6 (5.26%) jQuery
4 3 (2.63%) LAMP
4 3 (2.63%) Node.js
4 3 (2.63%) Symfony
5 2 (1.75%) CSS
5 2 (1.75%) JCE
5 2 (1.75%) REST
5 2 (1.75%) WCF
5 2 (1.75%) WSDL
6 1 (0.88%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.88%) Kafka
6 1 (0.88%) Laravel
6 1 (0.88%) RESTful
6 1 (0.88%) SAML
6 1 (0.88%) Silex
6 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.53%) User Experience
3 10 (8.77%) CCTV
3 10 (8.77%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.39%) Private Cloud
5 4 (3.51%) NHS
6 3 (2.63%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.63%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.88%) Derivative
8 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 113 (99.12%) Linux
2 82 (71.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 54 (47.37%) Windows
4 26 (22.81%) CentOS
5 25 (21.93%) Windows Server
6 21 (18.42%) Unix
7 15 (13.16%) Solaris
8 12 (10.53%) HPUX
9 11 (9.65%) Ubuntu
10 9 (7.89%) AIX
10 9 (7.89%) Fedora
10 9 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (7.02%) Oracle Linux
12 7 (6.14%) Debian
13 6 (5.26%) SUSE
14 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (32.46%) ITIL
2 19 (16.67%) ITSM
2 19 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (15.79%) Incident Management
4 13 (11.40%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (11.40%) Information Security
4 13 (11.40%) Security Management
4 13 (11.40%) Security Operations
4 13 (11.40%) SIEM
5 12 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (8.77%) DevOps
6 10 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (7.02%) Infrastructure as Code
7 8 (7.02%) IT Governance
7 8 (7.02%) ITIL V3
7 8 (7.02%) Line Management
7 8 (7.02%) Network Planning
8 7 (6.14%) Coaching
8 7 (6.14%) Infrastructure Automation
9 6 (5.26%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.16%) Python
2 11 (9.65%) JavaScript
3 10 (8.77%) PHP
4 9 (7.89%) Bash Shell
5 8 (7.02%) Shell Script
6 7 (6.14%) SQL
7 6 (5.26%) Perl
8 5 (4.39%) Java
9 4 (3.51%) Ruby
10 3 (2.63%) PHP 7
11 2 (1.75%) Go
11 2 (1.75%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.88%) C
12 1 (0.88%) C#
12 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.88%) R
12 1 (0.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (16.67%) MCSA
1 19 (16.67%) MCSE
1 19 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (15.79%) MCP
3 16 (14.04%) HNC
4 11 (9.65%) Degree
5 10 (8.77%) CCNA
5 10 (8.77%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (8.77%) HND
6 8 (7.02%) JNCIA
7 3 (2.63%) RHCE
7 3 (2.63%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.63%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.88%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.28%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (30.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.26%) Docker
3 5 (4.39%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.39%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (3.51%) Postfix
4 4 (3.51%) Terminal Services
4 4 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (3.51%) vSphere
5 3 (2.63%) Firmware
6 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.88%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (9.65%) Ansible
1 11 (9.65%) QRadar
2 9 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (6.14%) Kubernetes
3 7 (6.14%) Puppet
4 6 (5.26%) Nagios
5 5 (4.39%) SCCM
6 4 (3.51%) Red Hat Satellite
7 3 (2.63%) WSUS
8 2 (1.75%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (1.75%) Icinga
8 2 (1.75%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.75%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 2 (1.75%) yum
9 1 (0.88%) Grafana
9 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.88%) Oozie
9 1 (0.88%) Opsview
9 1 (0.88%) Packer
9 1 (0.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 41 (35.96%) VMware
2 32 (28.07%) Cisco
3 21 (18.42%) Citrix
4 19 (16.67%) NetApp
4 19 (16.67%) Oracle
5 14 (12.28%) Microsoft
6 12 (10.53%) Juniper
7 11 (9.65%) LogRhythm
7 11 (9.65%) Nokia
7 11 (9.65%) Splunk
8 8 (7.02%) IBM
9 6 (5.26%) Ericsson
10 4 (3.51%) HP
10 4 (3.51%) Percona
11 3 (2.63%) Dell
12 2 (1.75%) Gemalto
12 2 (1.75%) Google
13 1 (0.88%) Ivanti
13 1 (0.88%) WatchGuard
13 1 (0.88%) Zend