Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Apache skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Apache over the 6 months to 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 142 176
Rank change year-on-year -7 +34 -16
Permanent jobs citing Apache 192 209 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.92% 1.89% 1.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.48% 11.91% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 171 180 127
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,323 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.72% -1.69% +14.29%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £72,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Apache is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1539 1755 1646
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.40% 15.90% 15.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1273 1390 1317
West Midlands median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% -1.32% +1.33%
10th Percentile £24,500 £22,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% +5.88%

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Apache as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Apache in the West Midlands

Apache
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Apache in the West Midlands

Apache
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Apache in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Apache in the West Midlands

Apache
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 December 2017. 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
Birmingham -13 60 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Shropshire +31 36 £55,000 +13.13% 3
Halesowen -13 28 £40,000 +53.85% 2
Coventry -1 22 £47,500 +35.71% 3
Warwickshire -24 15 £35,000 -6.67%
Solihull 0 11 £35,000 -22.22%
Worcestershire +1 9 £37,500 +36.36%
Staffordshire -5 2 £35,000 -
Herefordshire +4 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Wolverhampton -4 1 £35,000 +52.17%
Apache
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT jobs citing Apache also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Apache.

1 151 (78.65%) Linux
2 120 (62.50%) MySQL
3 81 (42.19%) HTML
4 80 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 80 (41.67%) CSS
5 66 (34.38%) LAMP
6 61 (31.77%) Git (software)
7 58 (30.21%) Red Hat
8 53 (27.60%) CentOS
9 50 (26.04%) Subversion
9 50 (26.04%) PHP
10 46 (23.96%) Windows
11 44 (22.92%) MongoDB
12 42 (21.88%) NoSQL
12 42 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
13 41 (21.35%) Java
14 40 (20.83%) Debian
15 37 (19.27%) Games
16 36 (18.75%) C++
16 36 (18.75%) XML
16 36 (18.75%) Ubuntu
17 35 (18.23%) Eclipse
18 34 (17.71%) nginx
19 33 (17.19%) Billing
19 33 (17.19%) SMS
19 33 (17.19%) Redis
20 31 (16.15%) DevOps
20 31 (16.15%) Agile Software Development
20 31 (16.15%) Web Development
21 29 (15.10%) VMware

Apache
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West 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 34 (17.71%) nginx
2 28 (14.58%) Tomcat
3 16 (8.33%) Confluence
4 15 (7.81%) CMS
5 14 (7.29%) IIS
6 13 (6.77%) Drupal
7 9 (4.69%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (4.69%) MS Exchange
7 9 (4.69%) WebLogic
8 7 (3.65%) Documentum
8 7 (3.65%) WordPress
9 6 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (3.13%) SharePoint
10 4 (2.08%) Apache Spark
10 4 (2.08%) JBoss
11 2 (1.04%) OpenStack
11 2 (1.04%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.52%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Magento
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (8.85%) GitHub
3 9 (4.69%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (4.69%) Amazon S3
3 9 (4.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 9 (4.69%) npm
4 4 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.04%) Linode
5 2 (1.04%) SaaS
6 1 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.52%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.52%) IaaS
6 1 (0.52%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (17.19%) SMS
2 28 (14.58%) DNS
3 22 (11.46%) SAN
4 18 (9.38%) TCP/IP
5 16 (8.33%) DHCP
5 16 (8.33%) Firewall
6 11 (5.73%) NAS
7 10 (5.21%) DDNS
7 10 (5.21%) Remote Desktop
8 7 (3.65%) VPN
9 6 (3.13%) Internet
10 4 (2.08%) SSH
11 3 (1.56%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (1.04%) Asterisk PBX
12 2 (1.04%) FTP
12 2 (1.04%) HTTPS
12 2 (1.04%) IMAP
12 2 (1.04%) OpenLDAP
12 2 (1.04%) SSL
12 2 (1.04%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (62.50%) MySQL
2 44 (22.92%) MongoDB
3 42 (21.88%) NoSQL
4 33 (17.19%) Redis
5 27 (14.06%) SQL Server
6 9 (4.69%) Amazon RDS
7 7 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (3.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.08%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.56%) MariaDB
10 2 (1.04%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.04%) Big Data
10 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.52%) Riak
11 1 (0.52%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 61 (31.77%) Git (software)
2 50 (26.04%) Subversion
3 35 (18.23%) Eclipse
4 18 (9.38%) JIRA
5 16 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 16 (8.33%) Vagrant
6 15 (7.81%) Jenkins
7 12 (6.25%) ClearQuest
7 12 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
8 10 (5.21%) gulp
8 10 (5.21%) Selenium
8 10 (5.21%) webpack
9 9 (4.69%) GitLab
9 9 (4.69%) PhantomJS
10 8 (4.17%) Maven
11 5 (2.60%) Bitbucket
12 2 (1.04%) GoCD
12 2 (1.04%) JMeter
12 2 (1.04%) PEAR
13 1 (0.52%) Ant
General
1 37 (19.27%) Games
2 33 (17.19%) Billing
3 14 (7.29%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.21%) Marketing
5 9 (4.69%) Electronics
5 9 (4.69%) Manufacturing
6 8 (4.17%) Finance
7 7 (3.65%) Back Office
8 3 (1.56%) Banking
8 3 (1.56%) Retail
9 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 83 (43.23%) Developer
2 42 (21.88%) PHP Developer
3 26 (13.54%) Senior Developer
4 23 (11.98%) Web Developer
5 20 (10.42%) C++ Programmer
5 20 (10.42%) Programmer
6 18 (9.38%) Lead Developer
6 18 (9.38%) PHP Web Developer
7 17 (8.85%) Java Developer
7 17 (8.85%) LAMP Developer
7 17 (8.85%) Lead Java Developer
7 17 (8.85%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 17 (8.85%) Senior PHP Developer
8 16 (8.33%) Senior LAMP Developer
8 16 (8.33%) Senior PHP Web Developer
8 16 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
9 14 (7.29%) Analyst
9 14 (7.29%) JavaScript Developer
10 13 (6.77%) HTML CSS Developer
10 13 (6.77%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (42.19%) HTML
2 80 (41.67%) CSS
3 66 (34.38%) LAMP
4 36 (18.75%) XML
5 27 (14.06%) Laravel
6 24 (12.50%) HTML5
6 24 (12.50%) LEMP Stack
7 22 (11.46%) jQuery
8 21 (10.94%) REST
9 20 (10.42%) CodeIgniter
9 20 (10.42%) SOAP
10 18 (9.38%) J2EE
10 18 (9.38%) Web Services
11 17 (8.85%) Vue (Vue.js)
12 13 (6.77%) CSS3
13 12 (6.25%) AngularJS
13 12 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (5.73%) Symfony
15 10 (5.21%) React
16 9 (4.69%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.58%) BBC
2 25 (13.02%) Mobile Payment
3 17 (8.85%) Clustering
4 16 (8.33%) Data Centre
5 7 (3.65%) Handset
6 6 (3.13%) Blog
6 6 (3.13%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.04%) Replication
7 2 (1.04%) W3C
8 1 (0.52%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.52%) AS400
8 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.52%) Fintech
8 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 151 (78.65%) Linux
2 53 (27.60%) CentOS
3 46 (23.96%) Windows
4 40 (20.83%) Debian
5 36 (18.75%) Ubuntu
6 18 (9.38%) Unix
6 18 (9.38%) Windows Server
7 14 (7.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (5.21%) Android
10 9 (4.69%) Apple iOS
11 5 (2.60%) AIX
12 3 (1.56%) Fedora
13 1 (0.52%) HPUX
13 1 (0.52%) Solaris
13 1 (0.52%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (16.15%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (16.15%) DevOps
2 31 (16.15%) Web Development
3 28 (14.58%) Front End Development
4 24 (12.50%) MVC
5 23 (11.98%) Mentoring
6 18 (9.38%) E-Commerce
7 17 (8.85%) Configuration Management
8 16 (8.33%) Line Management
8 16 (8.33%) Project Management
8 16 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 15 (7.81%) Open Source
10 14 (7.29%) ITIL
11 13 (6.77%) Content Management
11 13 (6.77%) Quality Management
11 13 (6.77%) SOA
12 11 (5.73%) OOP
13 10 (5.21%) Mobile Development
13 10 (5.21%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 50 (26.04%) PHP
3 41 (21.35%) Java
4 36 (18.75%) C++
5 26 (13.54%) Bash Shell
6 21 (10.94%) Python
7 17 (8.85%) Perl
8 14 (7.29%) Shell Script
9 11 (5.73%) XPath
10 10 (5.21%) SQL
11 9 (4.69%) PHP 7
12 4 (2.08%) Ruby
13 2 (1.04%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.52%) C
14 1 (0.52%) C#
14 1 (0.52%) ES6
14 1 (0.52%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 1 (0.52%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.52%) VB
14 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (4.69%) Citrix Certification
3 8 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.56%) CCNA
4 3 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.56%) Degree
4 3 (1.56%) MCSA
5 1 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.21%) SLA
2 7 (3.65%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.56%) QA
4 2 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.04%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.52%) GCP
5 1 (0.52%) GDPR
System Software
1 20 (10.42%) Active Directory
2 16 (8.33%) Docker
3 12 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (5.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (5.21%) Samba
6 8 (4.17%) Squid
6 8 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (3.65%) vSphere
8 6 (3.13%) Hyper-V
9 5 (2.60%) iptables
10 4 (2.08%) KVM
11 3 (1.56%) Postfix
12 2 (1.04%) Gluster
12 2 (1.04%) pfSense
12 2 (1.04%) Sendmail
12 2 (1.04%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (1.04%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.52%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (7.29%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (6.77%) Puppet
3 7 (3.65%) vCenter Server
4 6 (3.13%) Ansible
4 6 (3.13%) Nagios
5 3 (1.56%) SCCM
5 3 (1.56%) Simpana
5 3 (1.56%) Terraform
6 2 (1.04%) HAProxy
6 2 (1.04%) Salt
7 1 (0.52%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.52%) Mesos
Vendors
1 58 (30.21%) Red Hat
2 29 (15.10%) VMware
3 27 (14.06%) Microsoft
4 18 (9.38%) Google
5 17 (8.85%) Atlassian
6 15 (7.81%) Cisco
7 13 (6.77%) IBM
8 12 (6.25%) BMC
8 12 (6.25%) CollabNet
8 12 (6.25%) Oracle
8 12 (6.25%) Serena
8 12 (6.25%) Sonatype
9 10 (5.21%) Citrix
9 10 (5.21%) SolarWinds
9 10 (5.21%) Twitter
10 9 (4.69%) NetApp
11 7 (3.65%) EMC
11 7 (3.65%) Juniper
11 7 (3.65%) Pega
12 5 (2.60%) Progress