Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 225 235
Rank change year-on-year -3 +10 +20
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 97 121 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.97% 1.06% 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 2.08% 2.30% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 84 73 75
West Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.74% +10.47% +7.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £27,900
90th Percentile £57,500 £71,250 £71,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +6.38%

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 4659 5260 5100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 46.48% 45.94% 46.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3615 3860 4235
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Red Hat as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 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 0 38 £40,500 -35.20% 2
Halesowen - 25 £45,000 - 1
Shropshire -8 10 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Warwickshire -3 8 £34,500 -13.75% 2
Coventry -7 6 £36,500 -20.65%
Staffordshire +17 3 £55,000 +61.76%
Worcestershire -12 3 £46,000 -4.17%
West Bromwich - 3 £50,000 -
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 95 (97.94%) Linux
2 52 (53.61%) CentOS
3 48 (49.48%) Apache
4 41 (42.27%) MySQL
4 41 (42.27%) Ubuntu
5 39 (40.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 34 (35.05%) Subversion
7 33 (34.02%) Git (software)
7 33 (34.02%) Debian
8 31 (31.96%) Games
8 31 (31.96%) Billing
8 31 (31.96%) C++
8 31 (31.96%) XML
8 31 (31.96%) Eclipse
8 31 (31.96%) SMS
8 31 (31.96%) Business Intelligence
8 31 (31.96%) MongoDB
8 31 (31.96%) NoSQL
8 31 (31.96%) Redis
9 28 (28.87%) Mobile Payment
10 26 (26.80%) BBC
11 22 (22.68%) VMware
11 22 (22.68%) Windows
12 19 (19.59%) Microsoft
12 19 (19.59%) SAN
13 18 (18.56%) Unix
13 18 (18.56%) Oracle
14 17 (17.53%) SLA
15 16 (16.49%) SQL
15 16 (16.49%) DevOps

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 48 (49.48%) Apache
2 12 (12.37%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.15%) IIS
3 5 (5.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (4.12%) nginx
4 4 (4.12%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.09%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.03%) Confluence
6 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.03%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.31%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.19%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (6.19%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (31.96%) SMS
2 19 (19.59%) SAN
3 11 (11.34%) Firewall
4 10 (10.31%) TCP/IP
5 8 (8.25%) DNS
6 4 (4.12%) DHCP
7 3 (3.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (3.09%) Internet
7 3 (3.09%) PuTTY
7 3 (3.09%) VPN
8 2 (2.06%) HTTP
8 2 (2.06%) SMTP
8 2 (2.06%) SSL
9 1 (1.03%) FTP
9 1 (1.03%) NaaS
9 1 (1.03%) Network Security
9 1 (1.03%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (42.27%) MySQL
2 31 (31.96%) MongoDB
2 31 (31.96%) NoSQL
2 31 (31.96%) Redis
3 13 (13.40%) SQL Server
4 10 (10.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (10.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (6.19%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (6.19%) InfluxDB
6 5 (5.15%) MariaDB
7 4 (4.12%) Oracle Database
8 3 (3.09%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (3.09%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (3.09%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (3.09%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.03%) OLAP
9 1 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 34 (35.05%) Subversion
2 33 (34.02%) Git (software)
3 31 (31.96%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.09%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (3.09%) Toad
5 2 (2.06%) PHPUnit
5 2 (2.06%) Xdebug
6 1 (1.03%) JIRA
6 1 (1.03%) Maven
6 1 (1.03%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 31 (31.96%) Billing
1 31 (31.96%) Games
2 15 (15.46%) Finance
3 5 (5.15%) Back Office
4 2 (2.06%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (17.53%) C++ Programmer
1 17 (17.53%) Programmer
2 15 (15.46%) Administrator
3 9 (9.28%) Analyst
3 9 (9.28%) Linux Administrator
3 9 (9.28%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (7.22%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (6.19%) Applications Specialist
5 6 (6.19%) Applications Support
5 6 (6.19%) Applications Support Specialist
5 6 (6.19%) Operations Engineer
5 6 (6.19%) Support Specialist
5 6 (6.19%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (6.19%) Technical Operations Engineer
5 6 (6.19%) Unix Specialist
5 6 (6.19%) Unix Support
5 6 (6.19%) Unix Support Specialist
6 5 (5.15%) DBA
7 4 (4.12%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (4.12%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (31.96%) XML
2 8 (8.25%) Web Services
3 6 (6.19%) Elastic Stack
3 6 (6.19%) Node.js
4 2 (2.06%) jQuery
5 1 (1.03%) .NET
5 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.03%) MDX
5 1 (1.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (28.87%) Mobile Payment
2 26 (26.80%) BBC
3 9 (9.28%) Clustering
3 9 (9.28%) Data Centre
4 7 (7.22%) Handset
5 6 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (6.19%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (6.19%) Smart Meter
6 4 (4.12%) Replication
7 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.06%) CMDB
8 1 (1.03%) iPad
8 1 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 95 (97.94%) Linux
2 52 (53.61%) CentOS
3 41 (42.27%) Ubuntu
4 39 (40.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 33 (34.02%) Debian
6 22 (22.68%) Windows
7 18 (18.56%) Unix
8 13 (13.40%) AIX
8 13 (13.40%) Windows Server
9 9 (9.28%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (8.25%) Solaris
10 8 (8.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (5.15%) HPUX
12 3 (3.09%) Fedora
12 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (1.03%) Windows 10
13 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.96%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (16.49%) DevOps
3 15 (15.46%) ITIL
4 11 (11.34%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (10.31%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (10.31%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (7.22%) Business Continuity
6 7 (7.22%) Business Continuity Planning
6 7 (7.22%) Configuration Management
6 7 (7.22%) Service Delivery
6 7 (7.22%) SOA
7 6 (6.19%) Incident Management
7 6 (6.19%) Microservices
7 6 (6.19%) Software Engineering
8 5 (5.15%) Change Control
8 5 (5.15%) Information Security
8 5 (5.15%) Open Source
9 4 (4.12%) Network Management
9 4 (4.12%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (4.12%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 31 (31.96%) C++
2 16 (16.49%) SQL
3 13 (13.40%) Shell Script
4 12 (12.37%) Bash Shell
5 8 (8.25%) Python
6 7 (7.22%) Perl
7 6 (6.19%) Java
7 6 (6.19%) PHP
8 4 (4.12%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.12%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.09%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.03%) C
10 1 (1.03%) C#
10 1 (1.03%) Go
10 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.15%) MCSA
3 4 (4.12%) CCNA
3 4 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.09%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.06%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.06%) LPIC
5 2 (2.06%) MCSE
6 1 (1.03%) CITP
6 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.03%) RHCE
6 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.53%) SLA
2 2 (2.06%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (15.46%) Active Directory
2 12 (12.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.25%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (8.25%) vSphere
4 6 (6.19%) Docker
5 4 (4.12%) Postfix
6 2 (2.06%) Firmware
6 2 (2.06%) NFS
6 2 (2.06%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.03%) Ceph
7 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.03%) iptables
7 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 14 (14.43%) Nagios
2 10 (10.31%) Icinga
3 8 (8.25%) Puppet
4 7 (7.22%) vCenter Server
5 6 (6.19%) Backup Exec
5 6 (6.19%) Consul
5 6 (6.19%) SCCM
6 4 (4.12%) Cacti
7 3 (3.09%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 3 (3.09%) NetBackup
7 3 (3.09%) SCOM
7 3 (3.09%) Simpana
8 1 (1.03%) Ansible
8 1 (1.03%) FlexNet
8 1 (1.03%) Galera Cluster
8 1 (1.03%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (1.03%) SCDPM
8 1 (1.03%) SELinux
Vendors
1 22 (22.68%) VMware
2 19 (19.59%) Microsoft
3 18 (18.56%) Oracle
4 11 (11.34%) Cisco
5 8 (8.25%) Juniper
6 7 (7.22%) NetApp
7 6 (6.19%) AppDynamics
7 6 (6.19%) New Relic
8 5 (5.15%) IBM
9 4 (4.12%) HP
10 3 (3.09%) CommVault
10 3 (3.09%) F5
10 3 (3.09%) Google
10 3 (3.09%) Veeam
11 2 (2.06%) 3PAR
11 2 (2.06%) Citrix
12 1 (1.03%) Informatica
12 1 (1.03%) McAfee
12 1 (1.03%) QAD
12 1 (1.03%) Twitter