The table below looks at the statistics for RHCE in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RHCE over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 251 234 260
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +26
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 15 8 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.20% 0.11% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.64% 0.39% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 19
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
RHCE
England

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

Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2339 2076 2750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.84% 29.08% 30.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1819 1731 2366
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,928 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

RHCE Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

RHCE
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

RHCE Salary Trend in the East of England

RHCE
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RHCE within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
Cambridgeshire +8 15 £42,000 +12.00%
RHCE
England

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (83.33%) Red Hat
3 24 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (76.67%) VMware
5 21 (70.00%) Oracle
5 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
6 20 (66.67%) Oracle Database
6 20 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
7 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
7 18 (60.00%) SQL
7 18 (60.00%) T-SQL
7 18 (60.00%) Apache
7 18 (60.00%) Migration
8 16 (53.33%) DNS
9 15 (50.00%) ERP
9 15 (50.00%) Perl
9 15 (50.00%) SAP
9 15 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
9 15 (50.00%) SCOM
9 15 (50.00%) CentOS
10 13 (43.33%) vSphere
10 13 (43.33%) EMC NetWorker
10 13 (43.33%) PKI
10 13 (43.33%) Data Analysis
10 13 (43.33%) VMware ESX
10 13 (43.33%) Oracle RMAN
10 13 (43.33%) OCP
10 13 (43.33%) Oracle Certification
10 13 (43.33%) ITIL
10 13 (43.33%) DHCP

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 18 (60.00%) Apache
2 5 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 3 (10.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 15 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) DNS
2 13 (43.33%) DHCP
3 7 (23.33%) Firewall
4 6 (20.00%) LAN
4 6 (20.00%) WAN
5 5 (16.67%) SSL
5 5 (16.67%) VPN
5 5 (16.67%) IPsec
5 5 (16.67%) OSPF
5 5 (16.67%) BGP
5 5 (16.67%) EIGRP
6 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (6.67%) LDAP
7 2 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.00%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 10 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Administrator
1 22 (73.33%) Linux Administrator
2 18 (60.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 18 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Linux Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Trainee
5 1 (3.33%) Trainee Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Solaris Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) DBA
5 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (50.00%) CentOS
4 4 (13.33%) UNIX
5 3 (10.00%) FreeBSD
5 3 (10.00%) SUSE
5 3 (10.00%) Debian
5 3 (10.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (60.00%) Migration
3 15 (50.00%) ERP
4 13 (43.33%) ITIL
4 13 (43.33%) Data Analysis
5 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.00%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.33%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) SQL
1 18 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 15 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (10.00%) Python
4 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.67%) AWK
4 2 (6.67%) Korn
4 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) OCP
1 13 (43.33%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (16.67%) CCNP
2 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.33%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (43.33%) VMware ESX
2 13 (43.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 13 (43.33%) vSphere
3 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (50.00%) SCOM
2 13 (43.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 13 (43.33%) EMC NetWorker
3 10 (33.33%) SCCM
4 5 (16.67%) FortiGate
5 2 (6.67%) Opsview
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (6.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 23 (76.67%) VMware
3 21 (70.00%) Oracle
3 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (50.00%) SAP
5 13 (43.33%) EMC
6 5 (16.67%) Juniper
6 5 (16.67%) Cisco
7 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
8 2 (6.67%) JBoss
8 2 (6.67%) HP
8 2 (6.67%) Splunk
9 1 (3.33%) NetApp