The table below looks at the statistics for RHCE in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RHCE over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 202 197 218
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +21
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 5 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.10% 0.33% 0.057%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% 0.94% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 3
Average salary £52,500 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.31% +17.33%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
RHCE
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1748 1925 1880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 35.27% 34.94% 35.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1158 1263 1428
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RHCE across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

RHCE Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

RHCE
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RHCE across the Berkshire region.

RHCE Salary Trend in Berkshire

RHCE
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RHCE across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

RHCE Salary Histogram in Berkshire

RHCE
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RHCE within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -14 3 £52,500 +19.31%
Newbury - 1 £65,000 -
RHCE
South East

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing RHCE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RHCE.

1 16 (88.89%) Linux
1 16 (88.89%) Red Hat
2 13 (72.22%) VMware
2 13 (72.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (44.44%) RHCSA
4 8 (44.44%) Data Centre
4 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (44.44%) Product Management
4 8 (44.44%) Esper
4 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (44.44%) Time Management
4 8 (44.44%) Management Information System
4 8 (44.44%) Workflow
4 8 (44.44%) Information Security
4 8 (44.44%) Windows
4 8 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) HP
5 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
6 5 (27.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (27.78%) Clustering
6 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
7 4 (22.22%) KVM
7 4 (22.22%) VMware ESX
7 4 (22.22%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
7 4 (22.22%) DV Cleared

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing RHCE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RHCE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) SAN
2 3 (16.67%) VPN
3 2 (11.11%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) DNS
4 1 (5.56%) SSL
4 1 (5.56%) VoIP
4 1 (5.56%) DHCP
4 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
4 1 (5.56%) FTP
4 1 (5.56%) HTTP
4 1 (5.56%) Internet
4 1 (5.56%) MPLS
4 1 (5.56%) OSPF
4 1 (5.56%) BGP
4 1 (5.56%) DSL
4 1 (5.56%) SSH
4 1 (5.56%) IPsec
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security
4 1 (5.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Support Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Technical Support
2 8 (44.44%) Technical Support Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Linux Support Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Linux Support
5 3 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Storage Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Esper
2 3 (16.67%) Flash
3 1 (5.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (44.44%) Management Information System
3 5 (27.78%) Clustering
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (22.22%) Solaris
5 3 (16.67%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.56%) UNIX
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Product Management
1 8 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
1 8 (44.44%) Time Management
1 8 (44.44%) Workflow
1 8 (44.44%) Information Security
2 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.56%) Server Monitoring
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) RHCSA
2 5 (27.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) DV Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (16.67%) CCIE
4 3 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (5.56%) CCNA
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.56%) SCSA
5 1 (5.56%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 4 (22.22%) KVM
2 4 (22.22%) VMware ESX
2 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) vSphere
3 1 (5.56%) VMFS
3 1 (5.56%) vCloud
3 1 (5.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Red Hat
2 13 (72.22%) VMware
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) HP
4 4 (22.22%) EMC
4 4 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (16.67%) Dell
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco
5 3 (16.67%) IBM
5 3 (16.67%) Juniper
5 3 (16.67%) Brocade
5 3 (16.67%) Supermicro
6 2 (11.11%) ION Trading
7 1 (5.56%) Sun
7 1 (5.56%) Veritas