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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 201 173
Rank change year-on-year +38 -28  
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 68 44 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.31% 0.72% 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 3.03% 1.59% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 51 31 48
Median salary £40,500 £39,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.84% -12.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £22,500 £28,160
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

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 2244 2773 2752
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 43.29% 45.53% 47.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1770 2013 2261
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,068 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 26 June 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 26 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 23 £42,750 +8.71% 3
Coventry -11 14 £39,000 -2.50% 2
Warwickshire +17 10 £34,500 +25.45%
Shropshire - 10 £45,000 - 1
Halesowen - 5 £45,000 - 1
Worcestershire +1 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Solihull -6 2 £22,000 -
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 126 (98.44%) Linux
2 56 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 49 (38.28%) Unix
4 35 (27.34%) ITIL
5 34 (26.56%) VMware
6 30 (23.44%) MySQL
7 29 (22.66%) SQL
7 29 (22.66%) CentOS
8 28 (21.88%) Ubuntu
9 25 (19.53%) VMware Infrastructure
9 25 (19.53%) Web Services
9 25 (19.53%) Nagios
9 25 (19.53%) Data Centre
10 24 (18.75%) DevOps
10 24 (18.75%) Windows
10 24 (18.75%) SAN
11 23 (17.97%) Active Directory
12 22 (17.19%) IBM
12 22 (17.19%) Oracle
12 22 (17.19%) Subversion
13 21 (16.41%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (16.41%) SCCM
13 21 (16.41%) Git (software)
13 21 (16.41%) Service Delivery
13 21 (16.41%) Shell Script
14 20 (15.63%) Finance
14 20 (15.63%) Apache
14 20 (15.63%) Line Management
14 20 (15.63%) NoSQL
14 20 (15.63%) Redis

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 20 (15.63%) Apache
2 15 (11.72%) IIS
3 7 (5.47%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (3.91%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.13%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.34%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.34%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.56%) nginx
7 2 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.56%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.78%) JBoss
8 1 (0.78%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.78%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.03%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (7.03%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (3.91%) SaaS
4 1 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.78%) IaaS
4 1 (0.78%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (18.75%) SAN
2 17 (13.28%) DNS
3 15 (11.72%) Firewall
4 14 (10.94%) SSL
4 14 (10.94%) TCP/IP
5 13 (10.16%) SMS
6 11 (8.59%) Internet
7 6 (4.69%) VPN
8 4 (3.13%) SNMP
9 3 (2.34%) DHCP
9 3 (2.34%) FTP
9 3 (2.34%) LAN
9 3 (2.34%) Network Security
9 3 (2.34%) SSH
9 3 (2.34%) WAN
10 2 (1.56%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.78%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.78%) Intranet
11 1 (0.78%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (23.44%) MySQL
2 20 (15.63%) NoSQL
2 20 (15.63%) Redis
3 13 (10.16%) MongoDB
4 9 (7.03%) Amazon RDS
4 9 (7.03%) InfluxDB
4 9 (7.03%) Relational Database
5 8 (6.25%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.13%) MariaDB
7 3 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.56%) DB2
8 2 (1.56%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.56%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (17.19%) Subversion
2 21 (16.41%) Git (software)
3 13 (10.16%) Eclipse
4 12 (9.38%) Jenkins
5 7 (5.47%) PHPUnit
5 7 (5.47%) Xdebug
6 4 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (3.13%) GoCD
6 4 (3.13%) Hudson
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (15.63%) Finance
2 16 (12.50%) Games
3 13 (10.16%) Billing
4 12 (9.38%) Publishing
5 9 (7.03%) Retail
6 7 (5.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (18.75%) Administrator
2 21 (16.41%) Linux Administrator
3 19 (14.84%) Technical Specialist
4 12 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (8.59%) Developer
5 11 (8.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 11 (8.59%) Unix Administrator
6 10 (7.81%) Linux Engineer
6 10 (7.81%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 9 (7.03%) Operations Engineer
7 9 (7.03%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
7 9 (7.03%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 9 (7.03%) Technical Engineer
7 9 (7.03%) Technical Operations Engineer
8 8 (6.25%) Unix Support
9 7 (5.47%) C++ Programmer
9 7 (5.47%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (5.47%) MySQL Developer
9 7 (5.47%) PHP Developer
9 7 (5.47%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (19.53%) Web Services
2 16 (12.50%) XML
3 9 (7.03%) Elastic Stack
3 9 (7.03%) Node.js
4 8 (6.25%) CSS
4 8 (6.25%) HTML
5 7 (5.47%) Backbone.js
5 7 (5.47%) jQuery
5 7 (5.47%) KnockoutJS
5 7 (5.47%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (5.47%) RESTful
5 7 (5.47%) Zend Framework
6 4 (3.13%) Middleware
7 3 (2.34%) IBM Integration Bus
7 3 (2.34%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.78%) JSON
8 1 (0.78%) Qt
8 1 (0.78%) SOAP
8 1 (0.78%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (19.53%) Data Centre
2 13 (10.16%) Mobile Payment
3 12 (9.38%) CMDB
4 9 (7.03%) Hybrid Cloud
4 9 (7.03%) Smart Meter
5 7 (5.47%) Mobile App
6 6 (4.69%) BBC
6 6 (4.69%) Private Cloud
6 6 (4.69%) Replication
7 5 (3.91%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (2.34%) DataPower
10 2 (1.56%) Online Games
10 2 (1.56%) Security Operations Centre
11 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.78%) PKI
11 1 (0.78%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.78%) Smartcard
11 1 (0.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 126 (98.44%) Linux
2 56 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 49 (38.28%) Unix
4 29 (22.66%) CentOS
5 28 (21.88%) Ubuntu
6 24 (18.75%) Windows
7 17 (13.28%) Debian
8 16 (12.50%) Windows Server
9 13 (10.16%) Solaris
9 13 (10.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (8.59%) HPUX
11 10 (7.81%) AIX
12 9 (7.03%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (4.69%) SUSE
14 4 (3.13%) Fedora
15 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.78%) Android
16 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (27.34%) ITIL
2 24 (18.75%) DevOps
3 21 (16.41%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (16.41%) Service Delivery
4 20 (15.63%) Line Management
5 14 (10.94%) Capacity Planning
5 14 (10.94%) Configuration Management
5 14 (10.94%) Software Engineering
6 13 (10.16%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (10.16%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (10.16%) Microservices
7 12 (9.38%) IT Strategy
7 12 (9.38%) Presales
8 11 (8.59%) Change Control
8 11 (8.59%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (8.59%) E-Commerce
8 11 (8.59%) Scrum
9 10 (7.81%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (7.03%) Incident Management
10 9 (7.03%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 29 (22.66%) SQL
2 21 (16.41%) Shell Script
3 14 (10.94%) C++
4 12 (9.38%) PHP
5 10 (7.81%) Java
5 10 (7.81%) Perl
6 9 (7.03%) Bash Shell
6 9 (7.03%) Python
7 8 (6.25%) JavaScript
8 7 (5.47%) Korn
9 5 (3.91%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.13%) Go
10 4 (3.13%) Ruby
11 1 (0.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (14.06%) Security Cleared
2 12 (9.38%) BPSS Clearance
2 12 (9.38%) LPIC
3 11 (8.59%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (7.03%) RHCE
5 6 (4.69%) RHCSA
6 5 (3.91%) MCSE
6 5 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.91%) RHCA
7 2 (1.56%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.78%) Degree
8 1 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.50%) SLA
2 12 (9.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 25 (19.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (17.97%) Active Directory
3 14 (10.94%) Docker
4 12 (9.38%) Firmware
5 8 (6.25%) NFS
6 6 (4.69%) Postfix
7 3 (2.34%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.34%) iptables
8 2 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 25 (19.53%) Nagios
2 21 (16.41%) SCCM
3 18 (14.06%) Puppet
4 16 (12.50%) SCOM
5 14 (10.94%) Backup Exec
6 13 (10.16%) Icinga
7 12 (9.38%) NetBackup
8 11 (8.59%) Ansible
9 9 (7.03%) Consul
10 5 (3.91%) Cacti
10 5 (3.91%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (3.91%) ZABBIX
11 4 (3.13%) SCOrch
11 4 (3.13%) SELinux
11 4 (3.13%) Terraform
12 3 (2.34%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 3 (2.34%) Simpana
13 2 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
13 2 (1.56%) QRadar
13 2 (1.56%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 34 (26.56%) VMware
2 22 (17.19%) IBM
2 22 (17.19%) Oracle
3 17 (13.28%) Microsoft
3 17 (13.28%) NetApp
4 15 (11.72%) New Relic
5 13 (10.16%) Citrix
6 9 (7.03%) AppDynamics
6 9 (7.03%) HP
7 7 (5.47%) Zend
8 6 (4.69%) SolarWinds
9 5 (3.91%) Google
10 4 (3.13%) 3PAR
11 3 (2.34%) Cisco
11 3 (2.34%) CommVault
11 3 (2.34%) McAfee
11 3 (2.34%) Sun
11 3 (2.34%) Veritas
12 2 (1.56%) arcserve
12 2 (1.56%) Symantec
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