The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West 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 3 months to 28 March 2017 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 / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 209 154
Rank change year-on-year +64 -55  
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 62 38 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.30% 0.62% 1.13%
As % of the Vendors category 3.01% 1.37% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 47 31 53
Median salary £37,500 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.79% -4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2057 2773 2421
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 43.13% 44.91% 47.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1580 2166 2041
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in the West Midlands

Red Hat
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Red Hat in the West Midlands

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Red Hat in the West Midlands

Red Hat
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 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 March 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 +26 21 £41,500 -17.00% 1
Coventry +16 11 £60,000 +58.94%
Shropshire +6 8 £58,000 +16.00% 1
Worcestershire - 8 £37,500 - 1
Herefordshire - 7 £37,500 -
Solihull - 6 £35,000 -
Warwickshire +22 1 £30,000 -38.77% 1
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Red Hat 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.

1 105 (98.13%) Linux
2 53 (49.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 43 (40.19%) Unix
4 38 (35.51%) SQL
5 32 (29.91%) VMware
6 29 (27.10%) Windows
7 28 (26.17%) Data Centre
8 26 (24.30%) Security Cleared
8 26 (24.30%) VMware Infrastructure
9 25 (23.36%) MS Excel
9 25 (23.36%) Web Services
10 24 (22.43%) Microsoft
11 23 (21.50%) Jenkins
12 21 (19.63%) Line Management
12 21 (19.63%) IBM
12 21 (19.63%) DNS
12 21 (19.63%) ITIL
12 21 (19.63%) SCCM
12 21 (19.63%) SCOM
12 21 (19.63%) CentOS
12 21 (19.63%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (18.69%) Firewall
13 20 (18.69%) Ansible
14 19 (17.76%) DevOps
15 18 (16.82%) Windows Server
15 18 (16.82%) Oracle
15 18 (16.82%) Perl
15 18 (16.82%) Active Directory
15 18 (16.82%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (15.89%) Scrum

Red Hat
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 15 (14.02%) IIS
2 8 (7.48%) Apache
2 8 (7.48%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.87%) Documentum
4 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.87%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.87%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.87%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.93%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.93%) SAS
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (23.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.95%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.54%) SaaS
3 3 (2.80%) IaaS
3 3 (2.80%) Office 365
3 3 (2.80%) PaaS
4 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.93%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 21 (19.63%) DNS
2 20 (18.69%) Firewall
3 15 (14.02%) SSL
4 12 (11.21%) Internet
5 9 (8.41%) SAN
6 8 (7.48%) TCP/IP
7 6 (5.61%) SNMP
8 5 (4.67%) LAN
8 5 (4.67%) WAN
9 4 (3.74%) SMS
9 4 (3.74%) VPN
10 3 (2.80%) DHCP
10 3 (2.80%) VoIP
11 2 (1.87%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (1.87%) Network Security
11 2 (1.87%) Skype
12 1 (0.93%) FTP
12 1 (0.93%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.93%) SSH
12 1 (0.93%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.95%) MySQL
2 12 (11.21%) NoSQL
2 12 (11.21%) Redis
3 10 (9.35%) Relational Database
3 10 (9.35%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.74%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.74%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.87%) DB2
5 2 (1.87%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.93%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (21.50%) Jenkins
2 16 (14.95%) Subversion
3 15 (14.02%) Git (software)
4 8 (7.48%) PHPUnit
4 8 (7.48%) Xdebug
5 7 (6.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (6.54%) Hudson
6 6 (5.61%) GoCD
7 4 (3.74%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.87%) Maven
8 2 (1.87%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.87%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.93%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (15.89%) Publishing
2 16 (14.95%) Retail
3 13 (12.15%) Finance
4 8 (7.48%) Marketing
5 7 (6.54%) Games
6 4 (3.74%) Billing
7 2 (1.87%) Banking
7 2 (1.87%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.87%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 18 (16.82%) Technical Specialist
2 14 (13.08%) Developer
3 12 (11.21%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (9.35%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (8.41%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (8.41%) Unix Specialist
5 9 (8.41%) Unix Support
6 8 (7.48%) Administrator
6 8 (7.48%) HTML CSS Developer
6 8 (7.48%) HTML Developer
6 8 (7.48%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (7.48%) MySQL Developer
6 8 (7.48%) OO PHP Developer
6 8 (7.48%) PHP Developer
6 8 (7.48%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 7 (6.54%) Applications Specialist
7 7 (6.54%) Applications Support Specialist
7 7 (6.54%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (6.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 7 (6.54%) Unix Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (23.36%) Web Services
2 9 (8.41%) CSS
2 9 (8.41%) HTML
3 8 (7.48%) Backbone.js
3 8 (7.48%) jQuery
3 8 (7.48%) KnockoutJS
3 8 (7.48%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (7.48%) RESTful
3 8 (7.48%) Zend Framework
4 6 (5.61%) XML
5 3 (2.80%) Middleware
6 2 (1.87%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.93%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (0.93%) Qt
7 1 (0.93%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.93%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (26.17%) Data Centre
2 15 (14.02%) CMDB
3 8 (7.48%) Mobile App
4 7 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.54%) Private Cloud
5 5 (4.67%) Replication
6 4 (3.74%) Fintech
6 4 (3.74%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (2.80%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.80%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.87%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.87%) Online Games
9 1 (0.93%) DataPower
9 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.93%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 105 (98.13%) Linux
2 53 (49.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 43 (40.19%) Unix
4 29 (27.10%) Windows
5 21 (19.63%) CentOS
6 18 (16.82%) Windows Server
7 12 (11.21%) Solaris
8 11 (10.28%) HPUX
9 10 (9.35%) Debian
10 8 (7.48%) AIX
11 7 (6.54%) Ubuntu
11 7 (6.54%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (5.61%) SUSE
13 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.93%) Android
14 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.93%) Fedora
14 1 (0.93%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (19.63%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (19.63%) ITIL
1 21 (19.63%) Line Management
2 19 (17.76%) DevOps
3 18 (16.82%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (15.89%) Scrum
4 17 (15.89%) Service Delivery
5 16 (14.95%) Presales
6 15 (14.02%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (14.02%) E-Commerce
6 15 (14.02%) IT Strategy
7 12 (11.21%) Configuration Management
8 10 (9.35%) Kanban
9 9 (8.41%) Migration
9 9 (8.41%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (7.48%) MVC
10 8 (7.48%) OO
10 8 (7.48%) OO PHP
10 8 (7.48%) OOP
10 8 (7.48%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 38 (35.51%) SQL
2 18 (16.82%) Perl
3 16 (14.95%) Python
4 15 (14.02%) Bash Shell
5 13 (12.15%) Shell Script
6 12 (11.21%) Korn
6 12 (11.21%) PHP
7 9 (8.41%) JavaScript
8 7 (6.54%) Ruby
9 6 (5.61%) Go
9 6 (5.61%) PowerShell
10 5 (4.67%) C++
11 1 (0.93%) Java
11 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (24.30%) Security Cleared
2 15 (14.02%) BPSS Clearance
2 15 (14.02%) LPIC
3 10 (9.35%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (6.54%) RHCE
5 6 (5.61%) RHCSA
6 5 (4.67%) MCSE
6 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (4.67%) RHCA
6 5 (4.67%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.87%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.02%) Disclosure Scotland
2 9 (8.41%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (24.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (16.82%) Active Directory
3 15 (14.02%) Firmware
4 13 (12.15%) Docker
5 6 (5.61%) NFS
6 3 (2.80%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (1.87%) Postfix
8 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.93%) iptables
8 1 (0.93%) Snort
Systems Management
1 21 (19.63%) SCCM
1 21 (19.63%) SCOM
2 20 (18.69%) Ansible
3 16 (14.95%) Puppet
4 15 (14.02%) Backup Exec
4 15 (14.02%) NetBackup
5 14 (13.08%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (12.15%) Terraform
7 7 (6.54%) Nagios
8 6 (5.61%) SCOrch
9 5 (4.67%) ZABBIX
10 3 (2.80%) Oracle ZFS
10 3 (2.80%) QRadar
11 2 (1.87%) SELinux
12 1 (0.93%) CloudForms
12 1 (0.93%) Kubernetes
12 1 (0.93%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 1 (0.93%) Salt
12 1 (0.93%) Simpana
12 1 (0.93%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 32 (29.91%) VMware
2 24 (22.43%) Microsoft
3 21 (19.63%) IBM
4 18 (16.82%) Oracle
5 15 (14.02%) Citrix
6 11 (10.28%) Google
7 10 (9.35%) HP
8 8 (7.48%) Zend
9 6 (5.61%) NetApp
9 6 (5.61%) New Relic
9 6 (5.61%) SolarWinds
10 5 (4.67%) 3PAR
11 4 (3.74%) SaltStack
11 4 (3.74%) Sun
12 3 (2.80%) LogRhythm
12 3 (2.80%) SAP
12 3 (2.80%) Veritas
13 2 (1.87%) CommVault
13 2 (1.87%) Intel
13 2 (1.87%) Sybase
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Experian
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International
Salary: private healthcare
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 26 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 26 days ago