The table below looks at the statistics for RHCE in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RHCE over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 99 100 113
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 4 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.29% 1.00% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.73% 2.61% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 4
Average salary £53,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.19% +12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,233 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.55% -6.66%
RHCE
Cambridgeshire

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
547 689 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 39.38% 38.15% 36.07%
Number of salaries quoted 487 488 481
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

RHCE Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

RHCE
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

RHCE Salary Trend in Cambridge

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Market Research
2 4 (66.67%) RHCA
2 4 (66.67%) Statistics
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
2 4 (66.67%) Data Security
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) SSL
3 2 (33.33%) JBoss
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Electronics
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (33.33%) Replication

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) JBoss
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (33.33%) DTV
2 2 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) CentOS
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Data Security
1 4 (66.67%) Market Research
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) RHCA
2 2 (33.33%) LPIC
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Xen
1 2 (33.33%) Postfix
1 2 (33.33%) KVM
1 2 (33.33%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (33.33%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
3 2 (33.33%) SAP