The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Certified Architect (RHCA)
Rank 837 828 847
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +19
Permanent jobs citing RHCA 9 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.009% 0.020% 0.003%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.030% 0.075% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 1
Average salary £38,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.31% -8.88%
RHCA
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29878 26792 27166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.55% 27.25% 28.05%
Number of salaries quoted 23951 21354 22478
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 5 March 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
South West -23 9 £38,000 +10.14%
RHCA
UK

RHCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 26 (100.00%) Linux
1 26 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 19 (73.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (65.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (65.38%) VMware
4 14 (53.85%) Solaris
4 14 (53.85%) SUSE
4 14 (53.85%) Shell Script
4 14 (53.85%) Symantec
4 14 (53.85%) UNIX
4 14 (53.85%) Sun
4 14 (53.85%) HP
4 14 (53.85%) Sun Certification
4 14 (53.85%) SCSA
5 10 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (38.46%) SAN
5 10 (38.46%) HPUX
5 10 (38.46%) ITIL
5 10 (38.46%) PRINCE2
5 10 (38.46%) Project Management
5 10 (38.46%) NetBackup
6 7 (26.92%) MySQL
6 7 (26.92%) Apache
6 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (26.92%) CCNA
6 7 (26.92%) nginx
7 5 (19.23%) Multimedia
7 5 (19.23%) Visualisation
7 5 (19.23%) VoLTE
7 5 (19.23%) LTE

RHCA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 7 (26.92%) Apache
1 7 (26.92%) nginx
2 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) SAN
2 5 (19.23%) VoLTE
2 5 (19.23%) LTE
2 5 (19.23%) 4G
2 5 (19.23%) FTP
2 5 (19.23%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) MySQL
2 5 (19.23%) PostgreSQL
General
1 5 (19.23%) Multimedia
1 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) UNIX Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Junior
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Server Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (19.23%) Visualisation
3 2 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (73.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (53.85%) Solaris
3 14 (53.85%) SUSE
3 14 (53.85%) UNIX
4 10 (38.46%) HPUX
5 5 (19.23%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) ITIL
1 10 (38.46%) PRINCE2
1 10 (38.46%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Shell Script
2 2 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Sun Certification
1 14 (53.85%) SCSA
2 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (26.92%) CCNA
3 5 (19.23%) RHCE
4 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (7.69%) LPIC
System Software
1 17 (65.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 17 (65.38%) VMware
3 14 (53.85%) Symantec
3 14 (53.85%) Sun
3 14 (53.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Twitter
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + benefits
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