The table below looks at the statistics for RHCT in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RHCT over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Certified Technician (RHCT)
Rank 856 897 837
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -60
Permanent jobs citing RHCT 10 4 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.004% 0.029%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.036% 0.013% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 14
Average salary £54,750 £50,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.50% +78.57%
UK excluding London average salary - £42,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year
- +93.18%
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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
27683 29712 27710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.05% 27.15% 27.21%
Number of salaries quoted 22194 23445 22580
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

RHCT
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

RHCT Jobs Demand Trend in England

RHCT
Salary Trend in England

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

RHCT Salary Trend in England

RHCT
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RHCT within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 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 +40 10 £54,750 -8.75% 3
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RHCT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing RHCT 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 RHCT.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (78.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 15 (78.95%) Cisco
3 15 (78.95%) ITIL
3 15 (78.95%) Red Hat
3 15 (78.95%) VMware
4 14 (73.68%) IBM
4 14 (73.68%) HP
5 12 (63.16%) SAN
5 12 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (57.89%) Data Centre
7 10 (52.63%) High Availability
7 10 (52.63%) Problem Management
7 10 (52.63%) Project Management
7 10 (52.63%) Service Delivery
7 10 (52.63%) Linux
8 9 (47.37%) Dell
8 9 (47.37%) VMware ESX
8 9 (47.37%) MCP
8 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (42.11%) Incident Management
10 7 (36.84%) Private Cloud
10 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (31.58%) MCITP
12 5 (26.32%) Brocade
12 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Storage
12 5 (26.32%) NetApp

RHCT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing RHCT 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 RHCT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) NAS
3 1 (5.26%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.26%) Redis
1 1 (5.26%) Infinispan
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) VMware Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) IBM Storage Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) NetApp Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) NOC Technician
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Data Centre
2 7 (36.84%) Private Cloud
3 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (5.26%) Machine to Machine
4 1 (5.26%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (52.63%) Linux
4 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (15.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) ITIL
2 10 (52.63%) Project Management
2 10 (52.63%) Service Delivery
2 10 (52.63%) Problem Management
2 10 (52.63%) High Availability
3 8 (42.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) Validation
4 1 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (5.26%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Java
1 1 (5.26%) Perl
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
1 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (47.37%) MCP
3 6 (31.58%) MCITP
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (5.26%) RHCSA
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) MCSA
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (47.37%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Nmap
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco
1 15 (78.95%) Red Hat
1 15 (78.95%) VMware
2 14 (73.68%) IBM
2 14 (73.68%) HP
3 9 (47.37%) Dell
4 5 (26.32%) EMC
4 5 (26.32%) NetApp
4 5 (26.32%) Brocade
5 1 (5.26%) F5
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