The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 219 195
Rank change year-on-year +13 -24  
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 26 20 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.32% 0.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.31% 1.71% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 31
Median salary £45,000 £27,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.63% -38.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £21,800 £28,160
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £43,200 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76%  

Red Hat Enterprise Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next 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 operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1127 1168 1214
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 21.85% 18.98% 21.38%
Number of salaries quoted 975 957 1077
Median salary £36,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.76% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the West Midlands

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the West Midlands

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the West Midlands

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
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 Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +21 14 £40,500 - 1
Shropshire - 9 £45,000 - 1
Coventry -13 2 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 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 Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 60 (100.00%) Linux
2 57 (95.00%) Red Hat
3 34 (56.67%) Unix
4 19 (31.67%) ITIL
5 16 (26.67%) Oracle
6 15 (25.00%) SLA
7 14 (23.33%) SQL
7 14 (23.33%) MySQL
7 14 (23.33%) CentOS
8 12 (20.00%) DevOps
8 12 (20.00%) Shell Script
8 12 (20.00%) Ubuntu
9 11 (18.33%) SAN
9 11 (18.33%) Ansible
10 10 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (16.67%) Perl
10 10 (16.67%) AIX
10 10 (16.67%) HPUX
11 9 (15.00%) Games
11 9 (15.00%) Windows
11 9 (15.00%) XML
11 9 (15.00%) Python
11 9 (15.00%) NetApp
12 8 (13.33%) HP
12 8 (13.33%) Apache
12 8 (13.33%) Eclipse
12 8 (13.33%) SMS
12 8 (13.33%) C++
12 8 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (13.33%) Billing

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
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 8 (13.33%) Apache
2 5 (8.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.67%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.67%) IaaS
2 1 (1.67%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.33%) SAN
2 8 (13.33%) SMS
3 4 (6.67%) SNMP
4 3 (5.00%) Firewall
4 3 (5.00%) Internet
4 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.33%) DNS
5 2 (3.33%) LAN
5 2 (3.33%) VPN
5 2 (3.33%) WAN
6 1 (1.67%) DHCP
6 1 (1.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.33%) MySQL
2 8 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 8 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 8 (13.33%) Redis
3 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.67%) MariaDB
5 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.33%) DB2
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Eclipse
1 8 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 8 (13.33%) Subversion
2 4 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (6.67%) GoCD
2 4 (6.67%) Hudson
2 4 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (15.00%) Games
2 8 (13.33%) Billing
3 7 (11.67%) Finance
4 6 (10.00%) Retail
5 2 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (28.33%) Administrator
2 15 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
4 8 (13.33%) C++ Programmer
4 8 (13.33%) Programmer
4 8 (13.33%) Unix Support
5 6 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
5 6 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 6 (10.00%) Applications Support Specialist
5 6 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) SAN Administrator
5 6 (10.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 6 (10.00%) Support Specialist
5 6 (10.00%) Unix Specialist
5 6 (10.00%) Unix Support Specialist
6 5 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.00%) XML
2 5 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (1.67%) CSS
3 1 (1.67%) HTML
3 1 (1.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Mobile Payment
2 6 (10.00%) Replication
3 5 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (5.00%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.33%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.67%) Online Games
7 1 (1.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 60 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (56.67%) Unix
3 14 (23.33%) CentOS
4 12 (20.00%) Ubuntu
5 10 (16.67%) AIX
5 10 (16.67%) HPUX
6 9 (15.00%) Windows
7 7 (11.67%) Windows Server
8 5 (8.33%) Solaris
9 4 (6.67%) Debian
10 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.67%) ITIL
2 12 (20.00%) DevOps
3 10 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (10.00%) Capacity Management
5 6 (10.00%) Coaching
5 6 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 6 (10.00%) Migration
6 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
6 5 (8.33%) SOA
6 5 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.67%) Microservices
7 4 (6.67%) Resource Management
7 4 (6.67%) Scrum
7 4 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.33%) SQL
2 12 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 10 (16.67%) Perl
4 9 (15.00%) Python
5 8 (13.33%) Bash Shell
5 8 (13.33%) C++
6 4 (6.67%) Go
6 4 (6.67%) Korn
6 4 (6.67%) PHP
6 4 (6.67%) Ruby
7 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) RHCE
3 3 (5.00%) RHCSA
4 2 (3.33%) MCSE
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.33%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (10.00%) NFS
2 5 (8.33%) Docker
2 5 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (18.33%) Ansible
2 5 (8.33%) Cacti
2 5 (8.33%) Nagios
2 5 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (8.33%) Puppet
3 4 (6.67%) Icinga
3 4 (6.67%) SCCM
3 4 (6.67%) SCOM
3 4 (6.67%) SCOrch
3 4 (6.67%) Terraform
4 2 (3.33%) QRadar
4 2 (3.33%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.67%) CloudForms
5 1 (1.67%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.67%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.67%) SELinux
5 1 (1.67%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 57 (95.00%) Red Hat
2 16 (26.67%) Oracle
3 9 (15.00%) NetApp
4 8 (13.33%) HP
5 7 (11.67%) VMware
6 5 (8.33%) Google
7 4 (6.67%) 3PAR
8 3 (5.00%) IBM
8 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (5.00%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.33%) Intel
9 2 (3.33%) LogRhythm
9 2 (3.33%) New Relic
10 1 (1.67%) Cisco
10 1 (1.67%) Citrix
10 1 (1.67%) McAfee
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