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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 215 220 208
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 3 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.058% 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% 0.32% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 13
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
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
1724 2174 1865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.36% 36.62% 33.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1274 1316 1374
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
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 2 September 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 -1 2 £55,000 +29.41%
RHCE
South East

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 5 (55.56%) VPN
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) VMware ESX
3 4 (44.44%) SAN
3 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Solaris
3 4 (44.44%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) Flash
4 3 (33.33%) VoIP
4 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 3 (33.33%) SLA
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) Mac OS X
4 3 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (33.33%) MPLS
4 3 (33.33%) OSPF
4 3 (33.33%) BGP
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Juniper

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
1 5 (55.56%) VPN
2 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) IPsec
3 3 (33.33%) MPLS
3 3 (33.33%) OSPF
3 3 (33.33%) BGP
3 3 (33.33%) DSL
3 3 (33.33%) VoIP
3 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 3 (33.33%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) NAS
4 1 (11.11%) WebEx
4 1 (11.11%) FTP
4 1 (11.11%) HTTP
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) SSL
4 1 (11.11%) SSH
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Solutions Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Storage Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Flash
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Flex
2 1 (11.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Solaris
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Mac OS X
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) CentOS
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
1 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
1 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
1 1 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
1 1 (11.11%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (33.33%) MCITP
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (33.33%) CCIE
3 3 (33.33%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) SCSA
4 1 (11.11%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (11.11%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 4 (44.44%) VMware ESX
3 1 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) VMFS
3 1 (11.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (33.33%) Brocade
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (22.22%) Dell
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) Supermicro
3 2 (22.22%) ION Trading
4 1 (11.11%) Sun
4 1 (11.11%) Veritas