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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 739 747 698
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -49
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 101 107 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.34% 0.40% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 85 87 120
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,639 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +17.33%
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
30049 26425 27647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.15% 27.22% 28.01%
Number of salaries quoted 24144 21044 22850
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 £63,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 March 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 6 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 East -1 50 £50,000 +11.11% 6
London +8 36 £57,500 +4.54% 15
Yorkshire +1 8 £39,000 +20.00% 1
East of England +2 2 £37,250 -17.22% 1
North West -18 2 £44,000 +10.00%
South West -22 2 £36,750 +13.07%
West Midlands - 1 £28,000 -
RHCE
UK

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 192 (96.48%) Linux
2 172 (86.43%) Red Hat
3 123 (61.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 95 (47.74%) VMware
5 92 (46.23%) Perl
6 85 (42.71%) UNIX
7 80 (40.20%) Windows
7 80 (40.20%) Bash Shell
8 72 (36.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 60 (30.15%) Oracle
9 60 (30.15%) TCP/IP
10 58 (29.15%) Puppet
11 53 (26.63%) ITIL
12 51 (25.63%) Solaris
13 49 (24.62%) CentOS
14 46 (23.12%) Python
15 42 (21.11%) RHCSA
16 41 (20.60%) HP
17 38 (19.10%) SAN
18 37 (18.59%) Cisco Certification
18 37 (18.59%) MySQL
18 37 (18.59%) Degree
19 36 (18.09%) Shell Script
20 35 (17.59%) Cisco
21 34 (17.09%) Windows Server 2008
22 33 (16.58%) Microsoft
23 32 (16.08%) Firewall
23 32 (16.08%) Clustering
24 30 (15.08%) Security Cleared
24 30 (15.08%) DNS

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 30 (15.08%) Apache
2 16 (8.04%) JBoss
3 15 (7.54%) Tomcat
4 14 (7.04%) WebLogic
5 13 (6.53%) WebSphere
6 9 (4.52%) nginx
7 5 (2.51%) CloudStack
8 3 (1.51%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.51%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.51%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.01%) Lync
9 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.01%) IIS
9 2 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (6.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.01%) Stata
2 2 (1.01%) Mathematica
2 2 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (0.50%) Autonomy Scrittura
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.52%) IaaS
2 8 (4.02%) PaaS
3 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (30.15%) TCP/IP
2 38 (19.10%) SAN
3 32 (16.08%) Firewall
4 30 (15.08%) DNS
5 22 (11.06%) LAN
6 19 (9.55%) DHCP
7 18 (9.05%) OSPF
7 18 (9.05%) BGP
8 16 (8.04%) LDAP
9 15 (7.54%) SSL
9 15 (7.54%) VPN
10 14 (7.04%) FTP
10 14 (7.04%) Internet
11 13 (6.53%) WAN
12 12 (6.03%) MPLS
12 12 (6.03%) EIGRP
12 12 (6.03%) VLAN
12 12 (6.03%) Cisco IOS
12 12 (6.03%) Wireless
12 12 (6.03%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (18.59%) MySQL
2 9 (4.52%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (4.02%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (3.52%) SQL Server
5 5 (2.51%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.51%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.01%) Big Data
7 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (2.01%) Hudson
1 4 (2.01%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.51%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.01%) LabVIEW
3 2 (1.01%) Subversion
General
1 28 (14.07%) Finance
2 15 (7.54%) Back Office
3 13 (6.53%) Games
4 6 (3.02%) Law
5 5 (2.51%) Advertising
6 3 (1.51%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.51%) Banking
7 2 (1.01%) Retail
8 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (37.19%) Administrator
2 55 (27.64%) Systems Administrator
3 53 (26.63%) Linux Administrator
4 49 (24.62%) Linux Engineer
5 42 (21.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 32 (16.08%) UNIX Engineer
7 25 (12.56%) Support Engineer
8 21 (10.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 19 (9.55%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 16 (8.04%) UNIX Support
10 16 (8.04%) Senior UNIX Engineer
11 14 (7.04%) Senior Technician
12 13 (6.53%) Network Engineer
13 12 (6.03%) UNIX Administrator
14 10 (5.03%) Technical Support
15 9 (4.52%) Systems Engineer
15 9 (4.52%) UNIX Support Engineer
16 8 (4.02%) Linux Specialist
16 8 (4.02%) Technical Engineer
16 8 (4.02%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.04%) J2EE
2 8 (4.02%) Middleware
2 8 (4.02%) Esper
3 7 (3.52%) LAMP
4 1 (0.50%) JDBC
4 1 (0.50%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.08%) Clustering
2 26 (13.07%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (9.55%) Open Source
4 16 (8.04%) Derivative
5 13 (6.53%) Computer Science
6 10 (5.03%) Online Games
7 8 (4.02%) Management Information System
7 8 (4.02%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (3.02%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (2.01%) Spread Betting
10 3 (1.51%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.50%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.50%) Replication
11 1 (0.50%) FMCG
11 1 (0.50%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 192 (96.48%) Linux
2 123 (61.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 85 (42.71%) UNIX
4 80 (40.20%) Windows
5 51 (25.63%) Solaris
6 49 (24.62%) CentOS
7 34 (17.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (10.05%) AIX
9 16 (8.04%) Oracle Linux
10 13 (6.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (5.03%) Debian
12 9 (4.52%) Ubuntu
12 9 (4.52%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (3.02%) Fedora
14 5 (2.51%) SUSE
15 4 (2.01%) FreeBSD
16 3 (1.51%) HPUX
17 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (26.63%) ITIL
2 20 (10.05%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (9.05%) Service Delivery
4 15 (7.54%) Configuration Management
5 13 (6.53%) Security Management
5 13 (6.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 13 (6.53%) Software Testing
5 13 (6.53%) Mentoring
6 12 (6.03%) Change Control
6 12 (6.03%) Use Case
6 12 (6.03%) Capacity Planning
7 11 (5.53%) Time Management
7 11 (5.53%) Load Balancing
8 10 (5.03%) Problem Management
8 10 (5.03%) Capacity Management
9 9 (4.52%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (4.52%) Performance Monitoring
9 9 (4.52%) High Availability
9 9 (4.52%) Identity Management
10 8 (4.02%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (46.23%) Perl
2 80 (40.20%) Bash Shell
3 46 (23.12%) Python
4 36 (18.09%) Shell Script
5 26 (13.07%) PowerShell
6 22 (11.06%) PHP
7 20 (10.05%) Java
8 13 (6.53%) Bourne shell
9 10 (5.03%) SQL
10 5 (2.51%) Ruby
11 4 (2.01%) VBScript
11 4 (2.01%) C
12 2 (1.01%) C++
12 2 (1.01%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (21.11%) RHCSA
2 37 (18.59%) Degree
2 37 (18.59%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (15.08%) Security Cleared
4 29 (14.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 26 (13.07%) DV Cleared
6 23 (11.56%) SC Cleared
7 22 (11.06%) CCNA
8 19 (9.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (7.54%) CCNP
10 13 (6.53%) MCSE
10 13 (6.53%) VCP4
10 13 (6.53%) MCITP
11 9 (4.52%) SCSA
12 8 (4.02%) NCDA
12 8 (4.02%) MCSA
12 8 (4.02%) Sun Certification
13 7 (3.52%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (3.52%) JNCIA
13 7 (3.52%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.53%) SLA
2 9 (4.52%) QA
3 2 (1.01%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 72 (36.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (15.08%) NFS
3 26 (13.07%) VMware ESXi
4 23 (11.56%) vSphere
5 20 (10.05%) Active Directory
5 20 (10.05%) KVM
6 14 (7.04%) Samba
6 14 (7.04%) XenApp
7 10 (5.03%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (3.52%) Hyper-V
8 7 (3.52%) Postfix
9 6 (3.02%) VMware ESX
9 6 (3.02%) VMware Workstation
9 6 (3.02%) Xen
9 6 (3.02%) VirtualBox
10 5 (2.51%) Sendmail
11 2 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (1.01%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.50%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 58 (29.15%) Puppet
2 25 (12.56%) Nagios
3 17 (8.54%) NetBackup
4 13 (6.53%) Cacti
5 12 (6.03%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (5.53%) Red Hat Satellite
7 10 (5.03%) yum
8 7 (3.52%) CFEngine
8 7 (3.52%) SCOM
9 4 (2.01%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (1.51%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 3 (1.51%) Cobbler
11 2 (1.01%) OpenView
12 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 1 (0.50%) BladeLogic
12 1 (0.50%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.50%) Plesk
12 1 (0.50%) Dollar Universe
12 1 (0.50%) Ansible
12 1 (0.50%) cPanel
Vendors
1 172 (86.43%) Red Hat
2 95 (47.74%) VMware
3 60 (30.15%) Oracle
4 41 (20.60%) HP
5 35 (17.59%) Cisco
6 33 (16.58%) Microsoft
7 20 (10.05%) Veritas
8 18 (9.05%) Citrix
9 17 (8.54%) IBM
10 16 (8.04%) NetApp
11 14 (7.04%) Vignette
11 14 (7.04%) Open Text
11 14 (7.04%) F5
12 13 (6.53%) Sun
13 12 (6.03%) Riverbed
14 9 (4.52%) Brocade
15 8 (4.02%) CA
16 6 (3.02%) EMC
16 6 (3.02%) Veeam
16 6 (3.02%) 3PAR
Andover, Hampshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Base Salary + Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum salary is approx 45-60k base + bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge
People Source
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £41,000 per annum + 12% bonus + much more
Posted: 2 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Staines
CPS Group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Industry Leading Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago