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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 315 309 317
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 8 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.070% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.28% 0.50% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 25
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
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
2889 2579 3211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.28% 21.73% 25.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2363 2264 2884
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (78.95%) Perl
3 13 (68.42%) Degree
4 12 (63.16%) CCNP
4 12 (63.16%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (57.89%) Python
5 11 (57.89%) WAN
5 11 (57.89%) Red Hat
5 11 (57.89%) VMware
6 9 (47.37%) Nagios
6 9 (47.37%) Bash Shell
7 8 (42.11%) Project Management
7 8 (42.11%) UNIX
7 8 (42.11%) Windows
8 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (36.84%) LAN
8 7 (36.84%) Finance
8 7 (36.84%) ITIL
8 7 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (31.58%) OWASP
9 6 (31.58%) Metasploit
9 6 (31.58%) Change Control
9 6 (31.58%) GPEN
9 6 (31.58%) OSCP
9 6 (31.58%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (31.58%) Wireshark
9 6 (31.58%) Nmap
9 6 (31.58%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (31.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) WAN
2 7 (36.84%) LAN
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (31.58%) Wireshark
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (31.58%) Internet
3 6 (31.58%) OSPF
3 6 (31.58%) BGP
3 6 (31.58%) Firewall
3 6 (31.58%) Wireless
3 6 (31.58%) VPN
4 5 (26.32%) IPsec
4 5 (26.32%) MPLS
4 5 (26.32%) EIGRP
4 5 (26.32%) SSL
4 5 (26.32%) VLAN
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (26.32%) DMVPN
5 4 (21.05%) Wireless Security
5 4 (21.05%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
1 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Metasploit
2 3 (15.79%) Subversion
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Back Office
3 4 (21.05%) Banking
4 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
5 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Information Specialist
1 6 (31.58%) Information Security Specialist
1 6 (31.58%) Security Specialist
2 5 (26.32%) Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) Network Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Cryptography
1 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
1 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
2 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) UNIX
2 8 (42.11%) Windows
3 7 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (31.58%) CentOS
5 2 (10.53%) Solaris
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Project Management
2 7 (36.84%) ITIL
3 6 (31.58%) OWASP
3 6 (31.58%) Change Control
3 6 (31.58%) Vulnerability Management
3 6 (31.58%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (31.58%) Information Security
4 5 (26.32%) Use Case
5 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) Perl
2 11 (57.89%) Python
3 9 (47.37%) Bash Shell
4 6 (31.58%) C
4 6 (31.58%) C++
4 6 (31.58%) Java
5 5 (26.32%) PHP
5 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) Degree
2 12 (63.16%) CCNP
2 12 (63.16%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (31.58%) GPEN
4 6 (31.58%) OSCP
4 6 (31.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (31.58%) GSEC
4 6 (31.58%) CISSP
4 6 (31.58%) CISA
4 6 (31.58%) CISM
4 6 (31.58%) CCNA
4 6 (31.58%) MCSE
5 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
6 3 (15.79%) RHCA
6 3 (15.79%) RHCT
7 1 (5.26%) CCIE
7 1 (5.26%) CCSP
7 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (5.26%) CCVP
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Nmap
2 5 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (26.32%) vSphere
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (15.79%) NFS
5 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) Nagios
2 5 (26.32%) Cacti
3 4 (21.05%) Cobbler
4 3 (15.79%) CFEngine
4 3 (15.79%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (10.53%) Puppet
6 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Red Hat
1 11 (57.89%) VMware
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco
3 5 (26.32%) F5
3 5 (26.32%) Riverbed
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) NetApp
4 1 (5.26%) Veritas
4 1 (5.26%) EMC
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) Brocade
City, London
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Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
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