The table below looks at the statistics for RHCE in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RHCE over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.22% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.90% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £33,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
RHCE
South Wales

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

Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
205 141 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 31.35% 24.44% 23.10%
Number of salaries quoted 184 123 72
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

RHCE Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

RHCE
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

RHCE Salary Trend in Cardiff

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
3 13 (81.25%) Red Hat
3 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (68.75%) Solaris
6 10 (62.50%) ITIL
6 10 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (50.00%) LAMP
7 8 (50.00%) Degree
7 8 (50.00%) HP
7 8 (50.00%) Apache
8 7 (43.75%) Service Management
8 7 (43.75%) Change Management
8 7 (43.75%) Competitive Intelligence
8 7 (43.75%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (37.50%) Windows 2000 Server
9 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (37.50%) NetApp
9 6 (37.50%) Windows
10 5 (31.25%) UNIX
11 4 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
11 4 (25.00%) SAN
12 3 (18.75%) ColdFusion
12 3 (18.75%) SQL
12 3 (18.75%) Web Services
12 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
12 3 (18.75%) JBoss

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 8 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 3 (18.75%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 8 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (18.75%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (18.75%) Administrator
6 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Linux Support
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Linux Support Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) AIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) LAMP
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) HACMP
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Solaris
3 10 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (37.50%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (31.25%) UNIX
6 2 (12.50%) AIX
6 2 (12.50%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Service Management
2 7 (43.75%) Change Management
2 7 (43.75%) Systems Analysis
2 7 (43.75%) Competitive Intelligence
3 4 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) IBM AIX Certification
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) Red Hat
3 8 (50.00%) HP
4 6 (37.50%) NetApp
5 3 (18.75%) JBoss
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco
6 2 (12.50%) IBM
6 2 (12.50%) Dell
6 2 (12.50%) Veritas
6 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds