The table below looks at the statistics for RHCE in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RHCE over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 780 835 702
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -133
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 87 92 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.084% 0.082% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.30% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 79 61 118
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
RHCE
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
27932 30826 28051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.00% 27.39% 27.61%
Number of salaries quoted 22318 24636 22934
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

RHCE Jobs Demand Trend in England

RHCE
Salary Trend in England

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

RHCE Salary Trend in England

RHCE
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RHCE across the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

RHCE Salary Histogram in England

RHCE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RHCE within the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
London +24 32 £57,500 +4.54% 7
South East -4 27 £47,500 -5.00% 3
North West +14 12 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Yorkshire +3 7 £37,000 -
East of England -2 6 £56,000 +7.69% 1
West Midlands 0 4 £46,522 -11.38%
East Midlands - 2 £35,500 -
South West - 1 £45,000 - 1
RHCE
UK

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 188 (97.41%) Linux
2 148 (76.68%) Red Hat
3 104 (53.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 98 (50.78%) Windows
5 79 (40.93%) VMware
6 77 (39.90%) UNIX
7 76 (39.38%) ITIL
8 69 (35.75%) TCP/IP
8 69 (35.75%) Puppet
9 66 (34.20%) Perl
10 60 (31.09%) Bash Shell
11 56 (29.02%) VMware Infrastructure
12 55 (28.50%) Windows Server 2008
13 51 (26.42%) Python
14 49 (25.39%) Solaris
15 46 (23.83%) RHCSA
16 42 (21.76%) MySQL
17 41 (21.24%) Oracle
18 39 (20.21%) DV Cleared
18 39 (20.21%) Security Cleared
18 39 (20.21%) CentOS
19 38 (19.69%) Finance
19 38 (19.69%) Apache
20 37 (19.17%) HP
21 36 (18.65%) Firewall
22 35 (18.13%) Microsoft
23 33 (17.10%) Opscode Chef
24 32 (16.58%) Cisco Certification
25 31 (16.06%) Active Directory
25 31 (16.06%) Clustering

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the 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 38 (19.69%) Apache
2 19 (9.84%) Tomcat
3 14 (7.25%) nginx
4 7 (3.63%) JBoss
5 4 (2.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (1.55%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.04%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.04%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.04%) Lync
7 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.04%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.52%) IIS
8 1 (0.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (6.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.52%) Autonomy Scrittura
2 1 (0.52%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.29%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.11%) Office 365
2 6 (3.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (35.75%) TCP/IP
2 36 (18.65%) Firewall
3 23 (11.92%) DNS
4 16 (8.29%) iSCSI
5 14 (7.25%) FTP
6 13 (6.74%) SAN
7 12 (6.22%) OSPF
7 12 (6.22%) BGP
8 11 (5.70%) VPN
9 8 (4.15%) WAN
10 7 (3.63%) LAN
10 7 (3.63%) SSL
10 7 (3.63%) MPLS
10 7 (3.63%) IPsec
11 6 (3.11%) Internet
12 5 (2.59%) VoIP
12 5 (2.59%) DHCP
12 5 (2.59%) Kerberos
12 5 (2.59%) Network Security
13 4 (2.07%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (21.76%) MySQL
2 24 (12.44%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (3.63%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (3.11%) SQL Server
5 5 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.07%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.04%) Big Data
7 2 (1.04%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.04%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (4.66%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.63%) Subversion
3 2 (1.04%) JIRA
4 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
General
1 38 (19.69%) Finance
2 10 (5.18%) Banking
3 8 (4.15%) Games
4 6 (3.11%) Back Office
5 5 (2.59%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.59%) Advertising
6 4 (2.07%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.55%) Marketing
7 3 (1.55%) Law
8 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.04%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.04%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 71 (36.79%) Linux Engineer
2 67 (34.72%) Administrator
3 52 (26.94%) Systems Administrator
3 52 (26.94%) Linux Administrator
4 41 (21.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 25 (12.95%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 23 (11.92%) Support Engineer
7 22 (11.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (5.18%) Technical Support
9 9 (4.66%) Team Leader
9 9 (4.66%) UNIX Team Leader
9 9 (4.66%) UNIX Support
10 8 (4.15%) Linux Support
10 8 (4.15%) UNIX Administrator
10 8 (4.15%) Technical Engineer
10 8 (4.15%) Technical Support Engineer
10 8 (4.15%) Analyst
10 8 (4.15%) Linux Support Engineer
10 8 (4.15%) Platform Engineer
11 7 (3.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.63%) Esper
2 6 (3.11%) LAMP
2 6 (3.11%) J2EE
3 3 (1.55%) Flash
4 2 (1.04%) Middleware
4 2 (1.04%) Web Services
5 1 (0.52%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.06%) Clustering
2 24 (12.44%) Data Centre
3 20 (10.36%) Derivative
4 19 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.66%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.63%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.59%) Replication
8 4 (2.07%) Statistics
9 3 (1.55%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.55%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (1.04%) DTV
11 1 (0.52%) CMDB
11 1 (0.52%) Social Network
11 1 (0.52%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.52%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 188 (97.41%) Linux
2 104 (53.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 98 (50.78%) Windows
4 77 (39.90%) UNIX
5 55 (28.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 49 (25.39%) Solaris
7 39 (20.21%) CentOS
8 22 (11.40%) AIX
8 22 (11.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (10.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (8.81%) Oracle Linux
11 16 (8.29%) Debian
12 14 (7.25%) Ubuntu
13 6 (3.11%) SUSE
14 5 (2.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 4 (2.07%) FreeBSD
16 3 (1.55%) Mac OS X
17 2 (1.04%) HPUX
17 2 (1.04%) Fedora
18 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (39.38%) ITIL
2 29 (15.03%) Service Delivery
3 26 (13.47%) Open Source
4 21 (10.88%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (9.33%) Configuration Management
5 18 (9.33%) Security Management
6 17 (8.81%) Software Testing
6 17 (8.81%) Change Control
6 17 (8.81%) Server Building
7 15 (7.77%) Electronic Trading
8 13 (6.74%) Incident Management
9 12 (6.22%) Load Balancing
9 12 (6.22%) Root Cause Analysis
10 11 (5.70%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (5.70%) Problem Management
11 10 (5.18%) Project Management
11 10 (5.18%) Performance Monitoring
11 10 (5.18%) Mentoring
12 9 (4.66%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (4.15%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 66 (34.20%) Perl
2 60 (31.09%) Bash Shell
3 51 (26.42%) Python
4 30 (15.54%) Shell Script
5 18 (9.33%) SQL
6 14 (7.25%) Ruby
7 11 (5.70%) Java
8 7 (3.63%) PowerShell
9 6 (3.11%) C
9 6 (3.11%) PHP
10 4 (2.07%) JavaScript
11 3 (1.55%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.52%) Fortran
12 1 (0.52%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.52%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 46 (23.83%) RHCSA
2 39 (20.21%) DV Cleared
2 39 (20.21%) Security Cleared
3 32 (16.58%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (15.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 27 (13.99%) SC Cleared
6 25 (12.95%) CCNA
7 22 (11.40%) Degree
7 22 (11.40%) RHCA
8 16 (8.29%) JNCIA
9 14 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (6.22%) LPIC
11 11 (5.70%) MCSE
11 11 (5.70%) IBM AIX Certification
12 9 (4.66%) Sun Certification
13 8 (4.15%) SCSA
14 6 (3.11%) MCITP
14 6 (3.11%) Linux+ Certification
14 6 (3.11%) CCNP
15 5 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.74%) QA
2 5 (2.59%) SLA
3 4 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.55%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 56 (29.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (16.06%) Active Directory
3 22 (11.40%) Samba
4 20 (10.36%) VMware ESXi
4 20 (10.36%) KVM
5 9 (4.66%) Hyper-V
6 7 (3.63%) vSphere
7 6 (3.11%) NFS
7 6 (3.11%) VMware Server
8 4 (2.07%) Postfix
8 4 (2.07%) VMware ESX
9 3 (1.55%) Xen
9 3 (1.55%) iptables
10 2 (1.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (1.04%) XenApp
11 1 (0.52%) XenServer
11 1 (0.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.52%) VMFS
11 1 (0.52%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 69 (35.75%) Puppet
2 33 (17.10%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (9.33%) Nagios
4 16 (8.29%) CFEngine
5 13 (6.74%) Ansible
6 11 (5.70%) NetBackup
7 8 (4.15%) Cobbler
8 4 (2.07%) Red Hat Satellite
8 4 (2.07%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (2.07%) Cacti
9 3 (1.55%) OpenView
9 3 (1.55%) HAProxy
10 2 (1.04%) Salt
10 2 (1.04%) SCOM
11 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.52%) Dollar Universe
11 1 (0.52%) yum
11 1 (0.52%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 148 (76.68%) Red Hat
2 79 (40.93%) VMware
3 41 (21.24%) Oracle
4 37 (19.17%) HP
5 35 (18.13%) Microsoft
6 30 (15.54%) Cisco
7 20 (10.36%) Sun
8 11 (5.70%) Veritas
9 10 (5.18%) IBM
9 10 (5.18%) Citrix
10 7 (3.63%) NetApp
11 6 (3.11%) Dell
12 5 (2.59%) EMC
12 5 (2.59%) Juniper
12 5 (2.59%) F5
13 4 (2.07%) Cloudera
13 4 (2.07%) Riverbed
13 4 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (2.07%) Brocade
13 4 (2.07%) SAP
South West
Sanderson Recruitment Plc
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sussex
Capital Group
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago