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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 244 245 249
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 10 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.25% 0.083%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% 0.80% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 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
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
2311 2379 2081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 31.61% 30.84% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1985 1860 1735
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RHCE across the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

RHCE Salary Histogram 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 3 September 2015. 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 +3 5 £53,000 +26.19%
Hertfordshire -1 3 £57,500 +4.54%
Bedfordshire - 2 £40,000 -
RHCE
England

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (77.78%) UNIX
2 14 (77.78%) Red Hat
3 13 (72.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (50.00%) RHCA
4 9 (50.00%) Statistics
4 9 (50.00%) Data Security
5 8 (44.44%) WAN
5 8 (44.44%) NetApp
5 8 (44.44%) LAN
5 8 (44.44%) Market Research
5 8 (44.44%) Bash Shell
6 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
7 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
7 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 6 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (27.78%) SSL
8 5 (27.78%) Apache
8 5 (27.78%) Java
9 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
9 4 (22.22%) DNS
9 4 (22.22%) Firewall
9 4 (22.22%) RHCSA
10 3 (16.67%) KVM
10 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
10 3 (16.67%) Puppet
10 3 (16.67%) Software Deployment
10 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
10 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
10 3 (16.67%) NFS

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 5 (27.78%) Apache
2 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.11%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) LAN
1 8 (44.44%) WAN
2 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
3 5 (27.78%) SSL
4 4 (22.22%) Firewall
4 4 (22.22%) DNS
5 3 (16.67%) SAN
5 3 (16.67%) NAS
6 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Electronics
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 2 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Administrator
3 6 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (27.78%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Linux Support
6 2 (11.11%) Linux Support Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Platform Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) UNIX Administrator
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Statistics
2 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (16.67%) Clustering
4 2 (11.11%) DTV
4 2 (11.11%) Replication
5 1 (5.56%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (77.78%) UNIX
3 13 (72.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (16.67%) CentOS
4 3 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Data Security
2 8 (44.44%) Market Research
3 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 3 (16.67%) Software Deployment
4 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Bash Shell
2 5 (27.78%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) C-shell
3 3 (16.67%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (11.11%) Ruby
4 2 (11.11%) Perl
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) RHCA
2 4 (22.22%) RHCSA
3 3 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (11.11%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) NFS
1 3 (16.67%) Samba
1 3 (16.67%) KVM
2 2 (11.11%) iptables
2 2 (11.11%) Xen
2 2 (11.11%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Puppet
2 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (11.11%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Red Hat
2 8 (44.44%) NetApp
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.56%) Apple