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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Certified Technician (RHCT)
Rank - 856 836
Permanent jobs citing RHCT 0 8 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.008% 0.030%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.029% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 23
Average salary - £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary - - £37,000
RHCT
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
28931 27477 30865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.54% 26.87% 28.31%
Number of salaries quoted 23292 21935 26132
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) RHCE
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) OpenView
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) CESG
3 1 (33.33%) Smart Meter
3 1 (33.33%) NFS
3 1 (33.33%) Nmap
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (33.33%) RHCSA

RHCT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Redis
2 1 (33.33%) Infinispan
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Support
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) CESG
1 1 (33.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (33.33%) RHCSA
2 1 (33.33%) RHCE
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) NFS
2 1 (33.33%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) OpenView
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
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