The table below looks at the statistics for RHCE in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 594 585 502
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -83
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 43 46 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.094% 0.10% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.38% 0.42% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 37 40 113
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,250 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £73,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
RHCE
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11365 11017 13077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.77% 24.68% 25.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9066 9080 11180
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

RHCE Jobs Demand Trend in London

RHCE
Salary Trend in London

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

RHCE Salary Trend in London

RHCE
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RHCE across the London region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

RHCE Salary Histogram in London

RHCE
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RHCE within the London 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
Harrow - 9 £57,500 -
City of London -6 8 £57,500 +15.00% 1
RHCE
England

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 79 (96.34%) Linux
2 48 (58.54%) MySQL
3 47 (57.32%) VMware
4 45 (54.88%) Perl
5 43 (52.44%) ITIL
6 42 (51.22%) Red Hat
7 40 (48.78%) Python
8 39 (47.56%) Degree
9 37 (45.12%) Puppet
10 36 (43.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 35 (42.68%) Bash Shell
12 33 (40.24%) VMware Infrastructure
13 32 (39.02%) Clustering
13 32 (39.02%) LAMP
13 32 (39.02%) Apache
14 31 (37.80%) LDAP
14 31 (37.80%) TCP/IP
15 29 (35.37%) Cisco Certification
15 29 (35.37%) Tomcat
16 28 (34.15%) Ubuntu
17 27 (32.93%) Windows
17 27 (32.93%) SAN
18 25 (30.49%) PHP
18 25 (30.49%) Postfix
18 25 (30.49%) KVM
19 23 (28.05%) NFS
19 23 (28.05%) DNS
20 20 (24.39%) WAN
20 20 (24.39%) CCNA
20 20 (24.39%) Solaris

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 32 (39.02%) Apache
2 29 (35.37%) Tomcat
3 18 (21.95%) WebSphere
4 17 (20.73%) WebLogic
4 17 (20.73%) CloudStack
5 7 (8.54%) nginx
6 3 (3.66%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.22%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.10%) Joyent
2 2 (2.44%) SaaS
3 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (37.80%) LDAP
1 31 (37.80%) TCP/IP
2 27 (32.93%) SAN
3 23 (28.05%) DNS
4 20 (24.39%) WAN
5 19 (23.17%) LAN
6 18 (21.95%) SSL
7 17 (20.73%) Firewall
8 15 (18.29%) VPN
9 13 (15.85%) VLAN
10 10 (12.20%) SSH
11 9 (10.98%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (10.98%) NAS
11 9 (10.98%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (10.98%) tcpdump
11 9 (10.98%) Wireless
11 9 (10.98%) OSPF
11 9 (10.98%) BGP
12 8 (9.76%) EIGRP
12 8 (9.76%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (58.54%) MySQL
2 17 (20.73%) Hadoop
2 17 (20.73%) MongoDB
3 9 (10.98%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (10.98%) Subversion
2 6 (7.32%) Metasploit
2 6 (7.32%) JIRA
General
1 18 (21.95%) Finance
2 15 (18.29%) Law
3 8 (9.76%) Banking
4 7 (8.54%) Back Office
5 6 (7.32%) Games
6 5 (6.10%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.44%) Publishing
8 1 (1.22%) French Language
8 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (48.78%) Administrator
2 38 (46.34%) Systems Administrator
3 31 (37.80%) Linux Administrator
4 29 (35.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 15 (18.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (12.20%) Linux Engineer
7 8 (9.76%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 8 (9.76%) Network Engineer
8 7 (8.54%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (7.32%) Security Specialist
9 6 (7.32%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 6 (7.32%) Information Specialist
9 6 (7.32%) Information Security Specialist
10 5 (6.10%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (6.10%) Senior Network Engineer
11 4 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (4.88%) Designer
11 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Designer
12 2 (2.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 2 (2.44%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (39.02%) LAMP
2 5 (6.10%) JSON
2 5 (6.10%) CSS
2 5 (6.10%) XML
3 2 (2.44%) Middleware
4 1 (1.22%) .NET
4 1 (1.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (39.02%) Clustering
2 17 (20.73%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (12.20%) Management Information System
4 7 (8.54%) Replication
5 6 (7.32%) Cryptography
5 6 (7.32%) Hedge funds
5 6 (7.32%) Open Source
5 6 (7.32%) Computer Science
6 5 (6.10%) Spread Betting
7 4 (4.88%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.22%) Wiki
8 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.22%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 79 (96.34%) Linux
2 36 (43.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 28 (34.15%) Ubuntu
4 27 (32.93%) Windows
5 20 (24.39%) Solaris
6 17 (20.73%) SUSE
7 14 (17.07%) UNIX
8 13 (15.85%) CentOS
9 11 (13.41%) Debian
10 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (52.44%) ITIL
2 16 (19.51%) Project Management
3 14 (17.07%) Configuration Management
4 13 (15.85%) Load Balancing
5 12 (14.63%) DevOps
6 10 (12.20%) Service Delivery
7 8 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (9.76%) Mentoring
8 7 (8.54%) Use Case
8 7 (8.54%) Change Control
9 6 (7.32%) Information Security
9 6 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (7.32%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (7.32%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (7.32%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (7.32%) OWASP
9 6 (7.32%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (7.32%) Strategic Planning
10 5 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.10%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 45 (54.88%) Perl
2 40 (48.78%) Python
3 35 (42.68%) Bash Shell
4 25 (30.49%) PHP
5 18 (21.95%) Ruby
6 12 (14.63%) PowerShell
7 11 (13.41%) Java
8 8 (9.76%) SQL
9 6 (7.32%) Shell Script
9 6 (7.32%) C
9 6 (7.32%) C++
10 5 (6.10%) JavaScript
10 5 (6.10%) VBScript
11 1 (1.22%) Korn
11 1 (1.22%) AWK
Qualifications
1 39 (47.56%) Degree
2 29 (35.37%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (24.39%) CCNA
4 19 (23.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (21.95%) MCSE
6 17 (20.73%) Linux+ Certification
6 17 (20.73%) LPIC
7 15 (18.29%) CCNP
8 9 (10.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (8.54%) MCP
10 6 (7.32%) GSEC
10 6 (7.32%) CISSP
10 6 (7.32%) CISA
10 6 (7.32%) CISM
10 6 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (7.32%) GPEN
10 6 (7.32%) OSCP
10 6 (7.32%) Security Cleared
11 5 (6.10%) MCITP
11 5 (6.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (40.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (30.49%) Postfix
2 25 (30.49%) KVM
3 23 (28.05%) NFS
4 19 (23.17%) Sendmail
5 17 (20.73%) Xen
6 8 (9.76%) Active Directory
7 7 (8.54%) vSphere
7 7 (8.54%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (7.32%) XenServer
8 6 (7.32%) Nmap
9 5 (6.10%) XenApp
9 5 (6.10%) VMware ESX
10 2 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (1.22%) qmail
11 1 (1.22%) Gluster
11 1 (1.22%) Samba
Systems Management
1 37 (45.12%) Puppet
2 17 (20.73%) Nagios
3 13 (15.85%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (10.98%) Cobbler
5 7 (8.54%) Cacti
6 6 (7.32%) Salt
6 6 (7.32%) Rsyslog
7 4 (4.88%) NetBackup
8 3 (3.66%) ITRS Geneos
8 3 (3.66%) CFEngine
9 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (1.22%) SCCM
10 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (1.22%) OpenView
Vendors
1 47 (57.32%) VMware
2 42 (51.22%) Red Hat
3 18 (21.95%) JBoss
4 16 (19.51%) Cisco
5 10 (12.20%) EMC
6 9 (10.98%) F5
6 9 (10.98%) Veritas
7 8 (9.76%) Oracle
8 7 (8.54%) Riverbed
8 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
9 6 (7.32%) NetApp
9 6 (7.32%) Citrix
9 6 (7.32%) Rackspace
10 4 (4.88%) Nimsoft
11 3 (3.66%) IBM
11 3 (3.66%) HP
12 2 (2.44%) CheckPoint
12 2 (2.44%) Dell
12 2 (2.44%) Sun
12 2 (2.44%) Venda
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago