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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 790 767 593
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -174
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 76 106 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.11% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 0.40% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 62 87 257
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
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
28874 26629 31837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.06% 26.64% 28.72%
Number of salaries quoted 22749 21991 27082
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 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
London -9 43 £57,500 +15.00% 4
East of England +5 15 £42,000 +12.00%
South East -39 12 £45,000 -
North West - 3 £40,000 - 2
South West -30 2 £29,500 -30.58%
Yorkshire -51 1 £45,000 +23.28%
RHCE
UK

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 167 (98.24%) Linux
2 113 (66.47%) Red Hat
3 102 (60.00%) VMware
4 97 (57.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 80 (47.06%) Perl
6 69 (40.59%) VMware Infrastructure
7 65 (38.24%) ITIL
7 65 (38.24%) TCP/IP
8 64 (37.65%) Apache
9 60 (35.29%) MySQL
10 57 (33.53%) Windows
11 56 (32.94%) Cisco Certification
12 52 (30.59%) Python
12 52 (30.59%) DNS
12 52 (30.59%) Microsoft
12 52 (30.59%) Clustering
13 51 (30.00%) Bash Shell
13 51 (30.00%) Puppet
14 45 (26.47%) Cisco
15 41 (24.12%) Degree
16 39 (22.94%) CentOS
16 39 (22.94%) Tomcat
16 39 (22.94%) Microsoft Certification
17 38 (22.35%) SAN
17 38 (22.35%) CCNA
18 37 (21.76%) LDAP
18 37 (21.76%) UNIX
18 37 (21.76%) MCSE
18 37 (21.76%) Oracle
19 35 (20.59%) CCNP

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 64 (37.65%) Apache
2 39 (22.94%) Tomcat
3 18 (10.59%) WebSphere
4 17 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 17 (10.00%) CloudStack
5 9 (5.29%) nginx
6 4 (2.35%) MS Exchange
6 4 (2.35%) IIS
7 2 (1.18%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.18%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 22 (12.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.59%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (8.82%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.53%) SaaS
2 5 (2.94%) Joyent
3 2 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 65 (38.24%) TCP/IP
2 52 (30.59%) DNS
3 38 (22.35%) SAN
4 37 (21.76%) LDAP
5 35 (20.59%) OSPF
5 35 (20.59%) BGP
6 29 (17.06%) EIGRP
7 27 (15.88%) WAN
8 25 (14.71%) Firewall
8 25 (14.71%) MPLS
8 25 (14.71%) LAN
9 24 (14.12%) DHCP
9 24 (14.12%) Cisco IOS
10 23 (13.53%) SSL
11 20 (11.76%) VPN
12 16 (9.41%) NAS
13 13 (7.65%) IPsec
13 13 (7.65%) VLAN
14 10 (5.88%) SSH
14 10 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (35.29%) MySQL
2 20 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 17 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 17 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 11 (6.47%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.94%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.18%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.59%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (5.29%) Subversion
2 7 (4.12%) Metasploit
3 6 (3.53%) JIRA
4 2 (1.18%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (15.29%) Finance
2 15 (8.82%) Law
3 10 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (4.71%) Banking
5 7 (4.12%) Back Office
6 6 (3.53%) Games
7 5 (2.94%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.18%) Publishing
9 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.59%) French Language
Job Titles
1 71 (41.76%) Administrator
2 63 (37.06%) Systems Administrator
3 58 (34.12%) Linux Administrator
4 51 (30.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 43 (25.29%) Linux Engineer
6 21 (12.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 20 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
8 16 (9.41%) Team Leader
9 15 (8.82%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 15 (8.82%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 14 (8.24%) Network Engineer
11 12 (7.06%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 9 (5.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
13 6 (3.53%) Information Security Specialist
13 6 (3.53%) Security Specialist
13 6 (3.53%) UNIX Engineer
13 6 (3.53%) Information Specialist
14 5 (2.94%) Senior Network Engineer
14 5 (2.94%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
15 4 (2.35%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (18.82%) LAMP
2 5 (2.94%) CSS
2 5 (2.94%) XML
2 5 (2.94%) JSON
3 2 (1.18%) Middleware
3 2 (1.18%) Web Services
4 1 (0.59%) .NET
4 1 (0.59%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (30.59%) Clustering
2 20 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (8.82%) Open Source
4 13 (7.65%) PKI
5 10 (5.88%) Replication
5 10 (5.88%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.53%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.53%) Derivative
6 6 (3.53%) Cryptography
6 6 (3.53%) Hedge funds
7 5 (2.94%) Spread Betting
8 4 (2.35%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.59%) CESG
9 1 (0.59%) Statistics
9 1 (0.59%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 167 (98.24%) Linux
2 97 (57.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 57 (33.53%) Windows
4 39 (22.94%) CentOS
5 37 (21.76%) UNIX
6 32 (18.82%) Ubuntu
7 26 (15.29%) Solaris
8 20 (11.76%) SUSE
9 16 (9.41%) Debian
10 11 (6.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (4.12%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (3.53%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (1.76%) FreeBSD
13 3 (1.76%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.59%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (38.24%) ITIL
2 32 (18.82%) Load Balancing
3 22 (12.94%) Performance Tuning
4 21 (12.35%) E-Commerce
5 20 (11.76%) Configuration Management
6 18 (10.59%) Migration
6 18 (10.59%) Service Delivery
7 17 (10.00%) Project Management
8 15 (8.82%) ERP
9 13 (7.65%) Data Analysis
10 12 (7.06%) DevOps
11 8 (4.71%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (4.71%) Mentoring
12 7 (4.12%) Change Control
12 7 (4.12%) Problem Management
12 7 (4.12%) Use Case
13 6 (3.53%) OWASP
13 6 (3.53%) Penetration Testing
13 6 (3.53%) Strategic Planning
13 6 (3.53%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 80 (47.06%) Perl
2 52 (30.59%) Python
3 51 (30.00%) Bash Shell
4 27 (15.88%) PHP
4 27 (15.88%) SQL
5 20 (11.76%) Ruby
6 18 (10.59%) T-SQL
7 16 (9.41%) Java
8 14 (8.24%) PowerShell
8 14 (8.24%) Shell Script
9 7 (4.12%) C
10 6 (3.53%) C++
11 5 (2.94%) JavaScript
11 5 (2.94%) VBScript
12 3 (1.76%) AWK
12 3 (1.76%) Korn
Qualifications
1 56 (32.94%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (24.12%) Degree
3 39 (22.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 38 (22.35%) CCNA
5 37 (21.76%) MCSE
6 35 (20.59%) CCNP
7 26 (15.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 22 (12.94%) MCSA
8 22 (12.94%) RHCA
9 18 (10.59%) Security Cleared
9 18 (10.59%) LPIC
10 17 (10.00%) Linux+ Certification
11 15 (8.82%) CCSA
11 15 (8.82%) CCSE
12 13 (7.65%) OCP
12 13 (7.65%) Oracle Certification
13 12 (7.06%) SC Cleared
14 11 (6.47%) DV Cleared
15 8 (4.71%) MCP
16 7 (4.12%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.18%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.35%) SLA
3 2 (1.18%) QA
4 1 (0.59%) HIPAA
System Software
1 69 (40.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (17.65%) Active Directory
3 27 (15.88%) KVM
4 25 (14.71%) VMware ESX
4 25 (14.71%) Postfix
4 25 (14.71%) NFS
5 22 (12.94%) vSphere
6 19 (11.18%) Sendmail
7 17 (10.00%) Xen
8 13 (7.65%) Oracle RMAN
9 8 (4.71%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (4.12%) Nmap
11 6 (3.53%) XenApp
11 6 (3.53%) XenServer
12 5 (2.94%) Hyper-V
13 3 (1.76%) Samba
14 2 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
15 1 (0.59%) Gluster
15 1 (0.59%) GPFS
15 1 (0.59%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 51 (30.00%) Puppet
2 26 (15.29%) Nagios
3 17 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (8.82%) SCOM
4 15 (8.82%) EMC NetWorker
5 13 (7.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 11 (6.47%) SCCM
7 10 (5.88%) Red Hat Satellite
8 9 (5.29%) Cobbler
8 9 (5.29%) Cacti
9 6 (3.53%) Salt
9 6 (3.53%) Rsyslog
10 5 (2.94%) FortiGate
11 4 (2.35%) NetBackup
12 3 (1.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 3 (1.76%) CFEngine
12 3 (1.76%) ITRS Geneos
13 2 (1.18%) Opsview
14 1 (0.59%) logstash
14 1 (0.59%) Kibana
Vendors
1 113 (66.47%) Red Hat
2 102 (60.00%) VMware
3 52 (30.59%) Microsoft
4 45 (26.47%) Cisco
5 37 (21.76%) Oracle
6 29 (17.06%) JBoss
7 25 (14.71%) EMC
8 20 (11.76%) HP
8 20 (11.76%) CheckPoint
9 15 (8.82%) SAP
10 14 (8.24%) Veritas
11 10 (5.88%) F5
12 8 (4.71%) Riverbed
12 8 (4.71%) Citrix
13 7 (4.12%) Juniper
13 7 (4.12%) NetApp
13 7 (4.12%) Sun
14 6 (3.53%) Rackspace
15 5 (2.94%) IBM
16 4 (2.35%) Nimsoft
Liverpool, Merseyside
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago