The table below looks at the statistics for RHCE in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RHCE over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 300 321 313
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -8
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 11 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.068% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.48% 0.27% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 12
Average salary £53,750 £57,500 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.52% -2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £53,750 £41,095
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
RHCE
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2303 2958 2657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.63% 25.21% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1985 2419 2354
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £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 the City of London

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

RHCE Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

RHCE
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

RHCE Salary Trend in the City of London

RHCE
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RHCE across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

RHCE Salary Histogram in the City of London

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 17 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 16 (94.12%) VMware
2 16 (94.12%) Linux
3 13 (76.47%) Puppet
3 13 (76.47%) Bash Shell
4 11 (64.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (64.71%) Python
5 9 (52.94%) Windows
6 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
6 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
7 6 (35.29%) Ansible
7 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
7 6 (35.29%) Nagios
8 5 (29.41%) RHCA
8 5 (29.41%) Banking
8 5 (29.41%) Subversion
8 5 (29.41%) SQL
8 5 (29.41%) MySQL
8 5 (29.41%) UNIX
8 5 (29.41%) Citrix
8 5 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (29.41%) Office 365
8 5 (29.41%) VMware Server
8 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (29.41%) Ruby
9 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (23.53%) MCSE

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 3 (17.65%) JBoss
1 3 (17.65%) Apache
1 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
1 3 (17.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (29.41%) Office 365
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) SNMP
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) OSPF
3 1 (5.88%) BGP
3 1 (5.88%) VLAN
3 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.88%) HSRP
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
2 5 (29.41%) Subversion
General
1 5 (29.41%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Administrator
2 9 (52.94%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (52.94%) Linux Administrator
3 8 (47.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (23.53%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Monitoring Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) J2EE
2 2 (11.76%) Middleware
3 1 (5.88%) Software Packaging
3 1 (5.88%) 802.1X
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 11 (64.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (52.94%) Windows
4 5 (29.41%) UNIX
5 3 (17.65%) CentOS
5 3 (17.65%) Ubuntu
5 3 (17.65%) Solaris
6 2 (11.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Service Management
3 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
3 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Change Control
5 1 (5.88%) Low Latency
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) Security Management
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Bash Shell
2 11 (64.71%) Python
3 5 (29.41%) Ruby
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) Java
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) Perl
5 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) RHCA
2 4 (23.53%) MCSE
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.76%) RHCSA
3 2 (11.76%) CCNA
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) VCP5
4 1 (5.88%) PhD
4 1 (5.88%) CCNP
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Server
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.88%) GlusterFS
2 1 (5.88%) NFS
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (76.47%) Puppet
2 6 (35.29%) Nagios
2 6 (35.29%) Ansible
3 5 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (11.76%) OpenView
4 2 (11.76%) SCOM
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (5.88%) Cobbler
5 1 (5.88%) FortiGate
5 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 16 (94.12%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) Citrix
4 3 (17.65%) Adobe
4 3 (17.65%) HP
4 3 (17.65%) ServiceNow
5 2 (11.76%) NetApp
5 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
5 2 (11.76%) Dell
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.88%) Hitachi
6 1 (5.88%) EMC
6 1 (5.88%) F5
6 1 (5.88%) Splunk
6 1 (5.88%) Veritas
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle