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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Certified Technician (RHCT)
Rank 854 879 838
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -41
Permanent jobs citing RHCT 16 3 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.003% 0.024%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.059% 0.010% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 13
Average salary £54,750 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.50% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £42,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-44.70% +54.54%
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
27252 29350 27237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.15% 27.02% 26.95%
Number of salaries quoted 22063 22965 22371
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RHCT across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

RHCT Salary Histogram 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 27 August 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 +46 14 £54,750 -8.75%
East Midlands - 2 £23,500 -
RHCT
UK

RHCT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 19 (90.48%) ITIL
2 19 (90.48%) Red Hat
2 19 (90.48%) VMware
2 19 (90.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 19 (90.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (85.71%) IBM
3 18 (85.71%) HP
4 16 (76.19%) SAN
4 16 (76.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (66.67%) Project Management
5 14 (66.67%) Problem Management
5 14 (66.67%) High Availability
6 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (61.90%) Data Centre
6 13 (61.90%) VMware ESX
6 13 (61.90%) Service Delivery
6 13 (61.90%) Dell
7 12 (57.14%) Incident Management
8 11 (52.38%) Private Cloud
9 8 (38.10%) Linux
10 7 (33.33%) MCP
11 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (28.57%) MCITP
12 5 (23.81%) Brocade
12 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Storage
12 5 (23.81%) NetApp

RHCT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 16 (76.19%) SAN
2 2 (9.52%) NAS
3 1 (4.76%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.76%) Redis
1 1 (4.76%) Infinispan
1 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Systems Engineer
1 13 (61.90%) VMware Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) NetApp Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) IBM Storage Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) NOC Technician
4 1 (4.76%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Data Centre
2 11 (52.38%) Private Cloud
3 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (4.76%) Machine to Machine
4 1 (4.76%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (38.10%) Linux
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (9.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) ITIL
2 14 (66.67%) Project Management
2 14 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 14 (66.67%) High Availability
3 13 (61.90%) Service Delivery
4 12 (57.14%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.76%) Network Management
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) ITSM
5 1 (4.76%) Validation
5 1 (4.76%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (4.76%) Service Management
5 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Java
1 1 (4.76%) Perl
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
1 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (33.33%) MCP
3 6 (28.57%) MCITP
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.76%) RHCSA
4 1 (4.76%) MCSE
4 1 (4.76%) MCSA
4 1 (4.76%) CCNA
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 16 (76.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (61.90%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.76%) Firmware
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Nmap
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco
1 19 (90.48%) Red Hat
1 19 (90.48%) VMware
2 18 (85.71%) IBM
2 18 (85.71%) HP
3 13 (61.90%) Dell
4 5 (23.81%) EMC
4 5 (23.81%) NetApp
4 5 (23.81%) Brocade
5 1 (4.76%) F5
5 1 (4.76%) Mercator