Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 283 265 257
Rank change year-on-year -18 -8 +41
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 45 78 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.44% 0.68% 0.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.17% 3.38% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 37 60 56
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £32,500 £21,250 £27,375
90th Percentile £61,250 £71,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux is in the Operating Systems 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 operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2077 2308 2205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 20.49% 20.10% 20.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1819 1928 1912
West Midlands median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 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 +20 23 £40,500 -35.20% 1
Shropshire -14 10 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Coventry +6 4 £55,000 +22.22% 6
Warwickshire +1 3 £55,000 +243.75%
West Bromwich - 3 £50,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £60,000 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 40 (88.89%) Red Hat
3 15 (33.33%) CentOS
4 14 (31.11%) DevOps
4 14 (31.11%) Oracle
5 13 (28.89%) Windows
6 12 (26.67%) ITIL
6 12 (26.67%) Apache
6 12 (26.67%) MySQL
7 11 (24.44%) Ubuntu
8 10 (22.22%) Unix
8 10 (22.22%) SAN
9 9 (20.00%) VMware
10 8 (17.78%) Subversion
10 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (17.78%) SLA
10 8 (17.78%) Python
10 8 (17.78%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (15.56%) Open Source
11 7 (15.56%) Git (software)
11 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (15.56%) SOA
11 7 (15.56%) AIX
11 7 (15.56%) Finance
12 6 (13.33%) Tomcat
12 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
12 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
12 6 (13.33%) Windows Server
13 5 (11.11%) Bash Shell
13 5 (11.11%) MongoDB

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 12 (26.67%) Apache
2 6 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 5 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (8.89%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.22%) Confluence
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.22%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (4.44%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (4.44%) Datadog
3 2 (4.44%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) SAN
2 5 (11.11%) SMS
3 3 (6.67%) PuTTY
4 2 (4.44%) Firewall
5 1 (2.22%) DHCP
5 1 (2.22%) DNS
5 1 (2.22%) Internet
5 1 (2.22%) NaaS
5 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) MySQL
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 5 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 5 (11.11%) Redis
4 4 (8.89%) MariaDB
4 4 (8.89%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.22%) OLAP
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Subversion
2 7 (15.56%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 5 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (6.67%) Toad
5 2 (4.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (4.44%) Travis CI
5 2 (4.44%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.22%) JIRA
6 1 (2.22%) Maven
6 1 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Billing
2 5 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Administrator
2 9 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 8 (17.78%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) C++ Programmer
5 5 (11.11%) Programmer
5 5 (11.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) AWS DevOps
6 4 (8.89%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) DBA
6 4 (8.89%) SAN Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Unix Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Unix Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (6.67%) SAN Administrator
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 3 (6.67%) SOA Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) XML
2 3 (6.67%) Web Services
3 2 (4.44%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (2.22%) .NET
4 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.22%) MDX
4 1 (2.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Mobile Payment
2 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) Replication
4 2 (4.44%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.22%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (33.33%) CentOS
3 13 (28.89%) Windows
4 11 (24.44%) Ubuntu
5 10 (22.22%) Unix
6 7 (15.56%) AIX
6 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (13.33%) Windows Server
8 5 (11.11%) Debian
8 5 (11.11%) HPUX
9 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (4.44%) DC/OS
10 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
11 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) DevOps
2 12 (26.67%) ITIL
3 7 (15.56%) Open Source
3 7 (15.56%) SOA
4 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.89%) Network Management
5 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.67%) Customer-Centricity
6 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.67%) High Availability
6 3 (6.67%) Performance Management
6 3 (6.67%) SDLC
7 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.44%) Information Security
7 2 (4.44%) Information Security Management
7 2 (4.44%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) Python
2 5 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 5 (11.11%) C++
2 5 (11.11%) Perl
2 5 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 5 (11.11%) SQL
3 4 (8.89%) PHP
3 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.22%) C
6 1 (2.22%) C#
6 1 (2.22%) Go
6 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) MCSA
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.22%) CCNA
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.22%) MCSE
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) SLA
2 2 (4.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.44%) Docker
3 2 (4.44%) NFS
3 2 (4.44%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (4.44%) VirtualBox
4 1 (2.22%) Ceph
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Ansible
1 4 (8.89%) Backup Exec
1 4 (8.89%) Cacti
1 4 (8.89%) Icinga
1 4 (8.89%) Nagios
1 4 (8.89%) Puppet
2 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 3 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.44%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (4.44%) Kubernetes
3 2 (4.44%) Packer
3 2 (4.44%) Terraform
4 1 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (2.22%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.22%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 40 (88.89%) Red Hat
2 14 (31.11%) Oracle
3 9 (20.00%) VMware
4 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (11.11%) NetApp
6 4 (8.89%) HP
7 3 (6.67%) Veeam
8 2 (4.44%) 3PAR
8 2 (4.44%) Google
8 2 (4.44%) New Relic
8 2 (4.44%) Splunk
9 1 (2.22%) Atlassian
9 1 (2.22%) Cisco
9 1 (2.22%) IBM
9 1 (2.22%) Informatica
9 1 (2.22%) Juniper
9 1 (2.22%) McAfee
9 1 (2.22%) QAD
9 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.22%) WatchGuard