Period
to 19 April 2018

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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 175 130
Rank change year-on-year +20 -45 +1
Permanent jobs citing Apache 181 145 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.86% 1.47% 2.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.18% 10.29% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 149 123 215
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -10.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £30,950 £27,700 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £61,250
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 1,486 1,409 1,966
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.25% 14.30% 17.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,154 1,161 1,587
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £24,349
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -

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 19 April 2018.

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 19 April 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
Birmingham -4 81 £47,500 +20.79% 7
Coventry +4 20 £47,500 -2.06% 1
Shropshire +14 19 £55,000 +69.23% 5
Halesowen -12 15 £45,000 +73.08% 1
Warwickshire +6 14 £32,500 - 2
Solihull -8 14 £47,500 +31.94% 3
Worcestershire +30 10 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Stourbridge - 2 £45,000 - 1
Herefordshire +25 1 £55,000 +83.33%
Dudley - 1 £47,500 -
Apache
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT jobs citing Apache 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Apache.

1 141 (77.90%) Linux
2 98 (54.14%) MySQL
3 77 (42.54%) Java
3 77 (42.54%) JavaScript
4 72 (39.78%) CSS
5 70 (38.67%) HTML
6 56 (30.94%) Git (software)
7 49 (27.07%) J2EE
8 43 (23.76%) LAMP
9 41 (22.65%) Red Hat
10 39 (21.55%) Mentoring
11 37 (20.44%) DevOps
12 36 (19.89%) PHP
12 36 (19.89%) Python
13 35 (19.34%) nginx
13 35 (19.34%) Agile Software Development
14 33 (18.23%) REST
15 31 (17.13%) Tomcat
15 31 (17.13%) CentOS
16 30 (16.57%) Bash Shell
16 30 (16.57%) Jenkins
17 28 (15.47%) Subversion
18 27 (14.92%) Windows
19 25 (13.81%) Web Development
20 24 (13.26%) SQL
20 24 (13.26%) Perl
21 23 (12.71%) DNS
21 23 (12.71%) Vagrant
22 22 (12.15%) Front End Development
22 22 (12.15%) Ubuntu

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 35 (19.34%) nginx
2 31 (17.13%) Tomcat
3 18 (9.94%) Confluence
4 14 (7.73%) Apache Spark
5 10 (5.52%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (5.52%) WordPress
6 9 (4.97%) WebLogic
7 7 (3.87%) Drupal
7 7 (3.87%) OpenStack
8 6 (3.31%) CMS
8 6 (3.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (2.21%) IIS
10 2 (1.10%) Apache Pig
10 2 (1.10%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.10%) Joomla!
10 2 (1.10%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.31%) Magento
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.08%) Boomi
2 9 (4.97%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.87%) GitHub
4 5 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (2.21%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (2.21%) SaaS
6 3 (1.66%) IBM PureFlex
7 2 (1.10%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.10%) BrowserStack
7 2 (1.10%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.10%) Serverless
8 1 (0.55%) npm
8 1 (0.55%) PaaS
8 1 (0.55%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 23 (12.71%) DNS
2 16 (8.84%) SMS
3 13 (7.18%) SSL
4 10 (5.52%) SAN
5 7 (3.87%) Firewall
5 7 (3.87%) FTP
5 7 (3.87%) Internet
6 6 (3.31%) DHCP
6 6 (3.31%) SSH
7 4 (2.21%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.66%) HTTP
8 3 (1.66%) IPsec
9 2 (1.10%) HTTPS
9 2 (1.10%) Network Security
10 1 (0.55%) DDNS
10 1 (0.55%) NAS
10 1 (0.55%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (54.14%) MySQL
2 17 (9.39%) MongoDB
3 15 (8.29%) NoSQL
3 15 (8.29%) Redis
4 8 (4.42%) SQL Server
5 7 (3.87%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (3.31%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.21%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.21%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.66%) Big Data
9 2 (1.10%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.10%) Bigtable
9 2 (1.10%) Flink
9 2 (1.10%) HBase
9 2 (1.10%) Impala
9 2 (1.10%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (1.10%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (1.10%) Pentaho
9 2 (1.10%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.10%) Riak
Development Applications
1 56 (30.94%) Git (software)
2 30 (16.57%) Jenkins
3 28 (15.47%) Subversion
4 23 (12.71%) Vagrant
5 20 (11.05%) JIRA
6 19 (10.50%) Bitbucket
7 17 (9.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 15 (8.29%) Eclipse
9 13 (7.18%) GoCD
10 4 (2.21%) JUnit
10 4 (2.21%) Maven
11 3 (1.66%) Gradle
11 3 (1.66%) JMeter
11 3 (1.66%) Mercurial
11 3 (1.66%) Selenium
12 2 (1.10%) Artifactory
12 2 (1.10%) Mockito
12 2 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (1.10%) TeamCity
12 2 (1.10%) TestNG
General
1 18 (9.94%) Games
2 17 (9.39%) Finance
3 15 (8.29%) Billing
4 9 (4.97%) Back Office
4 9 (4.97%) Marketing
5 6 (3.31%) Advertising
5 6 (3.31%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.76%) Banking
6 5 (2.76%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.66%) Legal
8 1 (0.55%) Local Government
8 1 (0.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 88 (48.62%) Developer
2 46 (25.41%) Java Developer
3 34 (18.78%) Lead Developer
3 34 (18.78%) Lead Java Developer
4 25 (13.81%) PHP Developer
5 23 (12.71%) Senior Developer
6 21 (11.60%) Web Developer
7 16 (8.84%) Administrator
8 15 (8.29%) PHP Web Developer
9 13 (7.18%) LAMP Developer
9 13 (7.18%) Linux Engineer
9 13 (7.18%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 13 (7.18%) Senior PHP Developer
10 12 (6.63%) DevOps Engineer
11 11 (6.08%) Integration Specialist
12 10 (5.52%) JavaScript Developer
12 10 (5.52%) Linux Administrator
13 9 (4.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 9 (4.97%) Senior PHP Web Developer
13 9 (4.97%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (39.78%) CSS
2 70 (38.67%) HTML
3 49 (27.07%) J2EE
4 43 (23.76%) LAMP
5 33 (18.23%) REST
6 19 (10.50%) AngularJS
7 17 (9.39%) Web Services
8 16 (8.84%) HTML5
8 16 (8.84%) jQuery
9 15 (8.29%) XML
10 14 (7.73%) JSON
10 14 (7.73%) SOAP
11 12 (6.63%) CSS3
12 11 (6.08%) EJB
12 11 (6.08%) JMS
12 11 (6.08%) Servlets
12 11 (6.08%) Vue (Vue.js)
13 10 (5.52%) Laravel
13 10 (5.52%) LEMP Stack
14 7 (3.87%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.29%) BBC
2 11 (6.08%) User Experience
3 8 (4.42%) Fintech
3 8 (4.42%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.76%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (2.76%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.66%) Blog
5 3 (1.66%) Private Cloud
5 3 (1.66%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.10%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.10%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.10%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.10%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.55%) Clustering
7 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.55%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 141 (77.90%) Linux
2 31 (17.13%) CentOS
3 27 (14.92%) Windows
4 22 (12.15%) Ubuntu
5 20 (11.05%) Debian
6 19 (10.50%) Windows Server
7 18 (9.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (5.52%) Unix
9 9 (4.97%) AIX
10 4 (2.21%) Android
10 4 (2.21%) Solaris
11 3 (1.66%) VMS
12 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (21.55%) Mentoring
2 37 (20.44%) DevOps
3 35 (19.34%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (13.81%) Web Development
5 22 (12.15%) Front End Development
6 20 (11.05%) SOA
7 19 (10.50%) ITIL
7 19 (10.50%) MVC
7 19 (10.50%) Open Source
8 18 (9.94%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (9.39%) SDLC
10 16 (8.84%) Root Cause Analysis
10 16 (8.84%) Scrum
11 12 (6.63%) Line Management
11 12 (6.63%) Project Management
12 11 (6.08%) API Development
12 11 (6.08%) GAP Analysis
12 11 (6.08%) Software Engineering
13 10 (5.52%) IT Strategy
14 9 (4.97%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 77 (42.54%) Java
1 77 (42.54%) JavaScript
2 36 (19.89%) PHP
2 36 (19.89%) Python
3 30 (16.57%) Bash Shell
4 24 (13.26%) Perl
4 24 (13.26%) SQL
5 16 (8.84%) PowerShell
6 15 (8.29%) C++
7 13 (7.18%) Ruby
8 7 (3.87%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.21%) Java 8
9 4 (2.21%) Korn
9 4 (2.21%) Objective-C
9 4 (2.21%) Scala
10 3 (1.66%) Go
11 2 (1.10%) C
11 2 (1.10%) ES6
12 1 (0.55%) C#
12 1 (0.55%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (7.73%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.76%) RHCE
3 3 (1.66%) Degree
3 3 (1.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.10%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.10%) PhD
5 1 (0.55%) CISSP
5 1 (0.55%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.55%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.76%) QA
2 4 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.66%) SLA
4 1 (0.55%) GDPR
4 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.55%) PMO
System Software
1 21 (11.60%) Docker
2 15 (8.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.52%) iptables
4 8 (4.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 7 (3.87%) Hyper-V
5 7 (3.87%) KVM
6 6 (3.31%) Squid
7 3 (1.66%) Samba
8 2 (1.10%) HDFS
8 2 (1.10%) Postfix
8 2 (1.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
9 1 (0.55%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (9.39%) Ansible
2 14 (7.73%) Nagios
3 13 (7.18%) Puppet
3 13 (7.18%) Terraform
4 6 (3.31%) Ambari
4 6 (3.31%) logstash
5 5 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (2.76%) SELinux
6 4 (2.21%) Kubernetes
7 3 (1.66%) Cacti
7 3 (1.66%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (1.66%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (1.66%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (1.66%) Kibana
8 2 (1.10%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 2 (1.10%) Simpana
9 1 (0.55%) SCOM
9 1 (0.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 41 (22.65%) Red Hat
2 21 (11.60%) Google
3 18 (9.94%) VMware
4 17 (9.39%) Atlassian
5 15 (8.29%) Oracle
6 14 (7.73%) Twitter
7 12 (6.63%) ServiceNow
8 11 (6.08%) MuleSoft
9 8 (4.42%) Microsoft
10 6 (3.31%) NetApp
11 5 (2.76%) Cisco
12 4 (2.21%) SolarWinds
13 3 (1.66%) HP
13 3 (1.66%) IBM
13 3 (1.66%) Splunk
13 3 (1.66%) Tableau
13 3 (1.66%) Zend
14 2 (1.10%) CommVault
14 2 (1.10%) Sun
14 2 (1.10%) Veritas