The first table below looks at the demand for RHCA in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RHCA over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the England region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Certified Architect (RHCA)
Rank 872 839 853
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +14
Permanent jobs citing RHCA 14 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.009% 0.011%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.047% 0.032% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Average salary £48,250 £50,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% -41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £44,000 £83,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,700 £54,000 £85,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29583 27827 30649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.10% 27.25% 27.68%
Number of salaries quoted 23410 22806 26529
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
RHCA
UK

RHCA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

RHCA Jobs Demand Trend in England

RHCA
Salary Trend in England

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

RHCA Salary Trend in England

RHCA
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RHCA across the England region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

RHCA Salary Histogram in England

RHCA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RHCA within the England region over the 3 months to 10 July 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
Yorkshire - 11 £45,000 -
East of England -18 1 £51,500 +3.00%
South East -25 1 £35,000 -
London - 1 £67,500 -
RHCA
UK

RHCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing RHCA 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 RHCA.

1 29 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 28 (96.55%) Linux
2 28 (96.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (75.86%) VMware
4 21 (72.41%) RHCE
4 21 (72.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (65.52%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (62.07%) CCNA
6 18 (62.07%) Cisco
6 18 (62.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 17 (58.62%) Load Balancing
7 17 (58.62%) Cisco IOS
7 17 (58.62%) PCI DSS
7 17 (58.62%) TCP/IP
7 17 (58.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (58.62%) MCSE
7 17 (58.62%) MCSA
7 17 (58.62%) Windows
7 17 (58.62%) CCNP
7 17 (58.62%) MPLS
7 17 (58.62%) OSPF
7 17 (58.62%) BGP
7 17 (58.62%) EIGRP
7 17 (58.62%) Clustering
8 16 (55.17%) CCSA
8 16 (55.17%) CheckPoint
8 16 (55.17%) MS Excel
8 16 (55.17%) E-Commerce
8 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
8 16 (55.17%) CCSE

RHCA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing RHCA 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 RHCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) IIS
1 1 (3.45%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (55.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (58.62%) MPLS
1 17 (58.62%) OSPF
1 17 (58.62%) BGP
1 17 (58.62%) EIGRP
1 17 (58.62%) TCP/IP
1 17 (58.62%) Cisco IOS
2 9 (31.03%) SAN
3 4 (13.79%) DNS
3 4 (13.79%) SMTP
4 3 (10.34%) SNMP
4 3 (10.34%) LDAP
4 3 (10.34%) SSH
4 3 (10.34%) NAS
4 3 (10.34%) tcpdump
5 1 (3.45%) 4G
5 1 (3.45%) VoLTE
5 1 (3.45%) LTE
5 1 (3.45%) LAN
5 1 (3.45%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.34%) Banking
1 3 (10.34%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Multimedia
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Team Leader
1 16 (55.17%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 6 (20.69%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 17 (58.62%) Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.45%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 28 (96.55%) Linux
1 28 (96.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 17 (58.62%) Windows
3 6 (20.69%) HPUX
3 6 (20.69%) Solaris
3 6 (20.69%) SUSE
4 4 (13.79%) UNIX
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Load Balancing
2 16 (55.17%) E-Commerce
3 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.45%) Data Security
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Python
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.45%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (72.41%) RHCE
2 19 (65.52%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (62.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 18 (62.07%) CCNA
4 17 (58.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (58.62%) MCSE
4 17 (58.62%) MCSA
4 17 (58.62%) CCNP
5 16 (55.17%) CCSA
5 16 (55.17%) CCSE
6 6 (20.69%) SCSA
6 6 (20.69%) Sun Certification
7 3 (10.34%) RHCT
8 1 (3.45%) Degree
8 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
8 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (58.62%) PCI DSS
2 6 (20.69%) QA
3 5 (17.24%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (72.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.34%) NFS
3 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.45%) MetaFrame
3 1 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (3.45%) XenApp
3 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) NetBackup
1 6 (20.69%) Backup Exec
1 6 (20.69%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (20.69%) Legato
2 3 (10.34%) Nagios
2 3 (10.34%) CFEngine
2 3 (10.34%) Cobbler
2 3 (10.34%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 22 (75.86%) VMware
3 18 (62.07%) Cisco
4 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
4 16 (55.17%) CheckPoint
5 7 (24.14%) NetApp
6 6 (20.69%) Veritas
6 6 (20.69%) Oracle
6 6 (20.69%) CommVault
6 6 (20.69%) Sun
6 6 (20.69%) HP
6 6 (20.69%) EMC
6 6 (20.69%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.45%) F5
7 1 (3.45%) Riverbed
7 1 (3.45%) Citrix