Period
to 7 August 2020

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 6 months to 7 August 2020 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
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 125 193 221
Rank change year-on-year +68 +28 -2
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 50 81 87
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.50% 1.05% 0.95%
As % of the Vendors category 3.13% 2.22% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 46 64 64
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +11.11% +1.25%
10th Percentile £42,500 £25,000 £24,600
90th Percentile £63,750 £56,750 £57,350
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +4.76%

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 permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,600 3,644 4,219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 47.88% 47.21% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,289 2,918 3,086
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in the West Midlands

Red Hat
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Red Hat in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

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 6 months to 7 August 2020. 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 +58 19 £50,000 +5.26%
Staffordshire +32 16 £47,500 +46.15%
Warwickshire +36 7 £55,000 +15.79%
Herefordshire +24 2 - - 1
West Bromwich - 2 £40,000 - 1
Solihull +12 1 - -
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, IT jobs citing Red Hat 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 Red Hat.

1 44 (88.00%) Linux
2 31 (62.00%) Windows
3 29 (58.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (44.00%) Windows Server
4 22 (44.00%) Python
5 20 (40.00%) Azure
6 19 (38.00%) VMware
7 18 (36.00%) AWS
7 18 (36.00%) Ansible
8 17 (34.00%) Unix
9 16 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (32.00%) Bash Shell
10 15 (30.00%) Terraform
11 13 (26.00%) Cybersecurity
11 13 (26.00%) SAN
12 12 (24.00%) Oracle
12 12 (24.00%) PowerShell
12 12 (24.00%) Private Cloud
12 12 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 11 (22.00%) Puppet
13 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (20.00%) MCSE
14 10 (20.00%) MCSA
14 10 (20.00%) Finance
14 10 (20.00%) NetApp
14 10 (20.00%) Docker
14 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
15 9 (18.00%) ITIL
15 9 (18.00%) Java
15 9 (18.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 5 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (40.00%) Azure
2 18 (36.00%) AWS
3 8 (16.00%) GCP
4 7 (14.00%) OpenShift
5 4 (8.00%) GitHub
6 3 (6.00%) IaaS
6 3 (6.00%) PaaS
6 3 (6.00%) SaaS
7 2 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.00%) SAN
2 8 (16.00%) Firewall
3 4 (8.00%) AMQP
4 3 (6.00%) DNS
5 2 (4.00%) DHCP
5 2 (4.00%) MPLS
6 1 (2.00%) Network Security
6 1 (2.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) Data Lake
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.00%) MySQL
3 3 (6.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.00%) DB2
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.00%) Redis
5 1 (2.00%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.00%) Subversion
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Law
2 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Administrator
1 12 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 12 (24.00%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (16.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) Security Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) Support Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (12.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (12.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (12.00%) Security Administrator
4 6 (12.00%) Security Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 6 (12.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (12.00%) Senior Security Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 6 (12.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) Middleware
2 4 (8.00%) .NET
2 4 (8.00%) .NET Core
2 4 (8.00%) Kafka
2 4 (8.00%) REST
2 4 (8.00%) Spring
2 4 (8.00%) Spring Boot
3 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.00%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Private Cloud
2 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.00%) Cloud Native
4 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.00%) Derivative
4 3 (6.00%) Driving Licence
4 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (4.00%) Replication
6 1 (2.00%) Clustering
6 1 (2.00%) HACMP
6 1 (2.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 44 (88.00%) Linux
2 31 (62.00%) Windows
3 29 (58.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (44.00%) Windows Server
5 17 (34.00%) Unix
6 7 (14.00%) AIX
7 5 (10.00%) HPUX
7 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (6.00%) Solaris
8 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (4.00%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 9 (18.00%) ITIL
4 7 (14.00%) Change Management
4 7 (14.00%) High Availability
4 7 (14.00%) Information Security
4 7 (14.00%) Security Management
4 7 (14.00%) Security Operations
4 7 (14.00%) SIEM
5 6 (12.00%) Analytics
5 6 (12.00%) Data Science
5 6 (12.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (12.00%) Open Source
5 6 (12.00%) Threat Management
5 6 (12.00%) Use Case
6 5 (10.00%) SOA
7 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.00%) DevOps
7 4 (8.00%) Microservices
7 4 (8.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.00%) Python
2 16 (32.00%) Bash Shell
3 12 (24.00%) PowerShell
4 9 (18.00%) Java
5 6 (12.00%) C++
5 6 (12.00%) Go
5 6 (12.00%) Perl
5 6 (12.00%) R
6 5 (10.00%) SQL
7 3 (6.00%) Ruby
7 3 (6.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.00%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (20.00%) MCSA
2 10 (20.00%) MCSE
3 9 (18.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (16.00%) RHCE
5 6 (12.00%) Degree
6 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (6.00%) DV Cleared
7 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.00%) MCITP
8 1 (2.00%) MCTS
8 1 (2.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) NIST
2 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (20.00%) Docker
3 8 (16.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (6.00%) Firmware
7 2 (4.00%) DFS Replication
7 2 (4.00%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (2.00%) PowerHA
8 1 (2.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (36.00%) Ansible
2 15 (30.00%) Terraform
3 11 (22.00%) Puppet
4 7 (14.00%) QRadar
5 4 (8.00%) Kubernetes
5 4 (8.00%) SCCM
6 3 (6.00%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (4.00%) SCDPM
7 2 (4.00%) SCOM
7 2 (4.00%) SCOrch
7 2 (4.00%) SCSM
7 2 (4.00%) SCVMM
8 1 (2.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 19 (38.00%) VMware
2 12 (24.00%) Oracle
3 10 (20.00%) NetApp
4 7 (14.00%) LogRhythm
4 7 (14.00%) Splunk
5 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.00%) EMC
6 3 (6.00%) HP
7 2 (4.00%) Dell
7 2 (4.00%) Juniper
7 2 (4.00%) Remedy
7 2 (4.00%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.00%) IBM
8 1 (2.00%) Sun
8 1 (2.00%) Symantec
8 1 (2.00%) Veritas