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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Certified Architect (RHCA)
Rank 904 908 867
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -41
Permanent jobs citing RHCA 7 11 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.007% 0.011% 0.030%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.027% 0.041% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 15
Average salary £62,500 £38,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.47% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £37,500 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £38,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £38,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -20.00%
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
26262 26907 26043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.74% 27.59% 27.13%
Number of salaries quoted 21288 21644 20712
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RHCA across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
London - 5 £62,500 - 1
South East - 2 £53,750 -
RHCA
UK

RHCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (76.00%) Cisco
2 19 (76.00%) EMC
3 15 (60.00%) VMware
3 15 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (56.00%) Red Hat
5 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (44.00%) SAN
5 11 (44.00%) Windows
5 11 (44.00%) CCNP
5 11 (44.00%) CCNA
5 11 (44.00%) ITIL
5 11 (44.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (44.00%) VCDX
5 11 (44.00%) VCAP
5 11 (44.00%) vCloud
5 11 (44.00%) Capacity Management
5 11 (44.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (44.00%) vSphere
5 11 (44.00%) Data Centre
5 11 (44.00%) EMCSA
5 11 (44.00%) EMCISA
6 9 (36.00%) RHCE
7 8 (32.00%) Shell Script
7 8 (32.00%) EMC VNX
7 8 (32.00%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (28.00%) Bash Shell
8 7 (28.00%) Puppet
8 7 (28.00%) Nagios
8 7 (28.00%) Python

RHCA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (12.00%) Apache
1 3 (12.00%) nginx
2 2 (8.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) SAN
2 3 (12.00%) DNS
2 3 (12.00%) FTP
2 3 (12.00%) LAN
2 3 (12.00%) LDAP
2 3 (12.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MySQL
1 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Administrator
2 9 (36.00%) Linux Administrator
3 8 (32.00%) VMware Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Technical Leader
5 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (16.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 4 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (12.00%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Linux Specialist
8 2 (8.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 1 (4.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 1 (4.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) Senior Linux Specialist
9 1 (4.00%) Technical Specialist
9 1 (4.00%) Unix Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (32.00%) EMC VNX
3 3 (12.00%) Statistics
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (44.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (44.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Debian
3 3 (12.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Capacity Management
1 11 (44.00%) ITIL
2 8 (32.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.00%) Data Security
4 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.00%) Market Research
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps
5 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) Shell Script
2 7 (28.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (28.00%) Python
3 2 (8.00%) Go
3 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) CCNA
1 11 (44.00%) CCNP
1 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (44.00%) EMCISA
1 11 (44.00%) EMCSA
1 11 (44.00%) VCAP
1 11 (44.00%) VCDX
1 11 (44.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (36.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (44.00%) vCloud
2 11 (44.00%) vSphere
3 7 (28.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Nagios
1 7 (28.00%) Puppet
2 2 (8.00%) Ansible
2 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Cisco
1 19 (76.00%) EMC
2 15 (60.00%) VMware
3 14 (56.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (12.00%) NetApp
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft