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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 611 566 510
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -56
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 31 54 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.065% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 0.48% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 39 95
Average salary £57,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £65,000
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
11818 11208 12903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.89% 25.30% 25.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9425 9131 11125
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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
City of London -14 8 £57,500 -2.12% 1
Harrow - 5 - -
Hayes -3 1 £60,000 - 2
RHCE
England

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 67 (97.10%) Linux
2 42 (60.87%) MySQL
3 41 (59.42%) VMware
4 36 (52.17%) Python
5 34 (49.28%) Perl
6 32 (46.38%) ITIL
6 32 (46.38%) Red Hat
6 32 (46.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 32 (46.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (46.38%) Puppet
7 30 (43.48%) Apache
7 30 (43.48%) LDAP
8 28 (40.58%) LAMP
8 28 (40.58%) Degree
9 27 (39.13%) Ubuntu
10 25 (36.23%) Cisco Certification
11 24 (34.78%) Tomcat
11 24 (34.78%) Postfix
11 24 (34.78%) KVM
12 23 (33.33%) SAN
12 23 (33.33%) Clustering
12 23 (33.33%) Bash Shell
13 22 (31.88%) DNS
14 21 (30.43%) TCP/IP
15 20 (28.99%) CCNA
15 20 (28.99%) Finance
16 19 (27.54%) Windows
16 19 (27.54%) NFS
17 18 (26.09%) Configuration Management
18 17 (24.64%) PHP

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 30 (43.48%) Apache
2 24 (34.78%) Tomcat
3 14 (20.29%) WebSphere
4 13 (18.84%) WebLogic
4 13 (18.84%) CloudStack
5 6 (8.70%) nginx
6 3 (4.35%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.45%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Joyent
2 2 (2.90%) SaaS
3 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (43.48%) LDAP
2 23 (33.33%) SAN
3 22 (31.88%) DNS
4 21 (30.43%) TCP/IP
5 16 (23.19%) WAN
6 15 (21.74%) LAN
7 13 (18.84%) SSL
7 13 (18.84%) Firewall
8 12 (17.39%) tcpdump
9 11 (15.94%) VPN
10 10 (14.49%) FTP
11 9 (13.04%) Kerberos
11 9 (13.04%) NAS
11 9 (13.04%) Multicast
11 9 (13.04%) SSH
11 9 (13.04%) VLAN
12 8 (11.59%) Internet
13 7 (10.14%) Wireshark
14 6 (8.70%) HTTP
15 5 (7.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (60.87%) MySQL
2 13 (18.84%) Hadoop
2 13 (18.84%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.25%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (17.39%) Subversion
2 9 (13.04%) JIRA
3 7 (10.14%) Metasploit
General
1 20 (28.99%) Finance
2 12 (17.39%) Law
3 7 (10.14%) Banking
4 5 (7.25%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.35%) Back Office
6 2 (2.90%) Publishing
6 2 (2.90%) Games
7 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.45%) French Language
Job Titles
1 37 (53.62%) Administrator
2 36 (52.17%) Systems Administrator
3 28 (40.58%) Linux Administrator
4 27 (39.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 12 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (13.04%) Linux Engineer
7 8 (11.59%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 7 (10.14%) Security Specialist
8 7 (10.14%) Information Security Specialist
8 7 (10.14%) Information Specialist
9 6 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (8.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 4 (5.80%) Network Engineer
11 3 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
12 2 (2.90%) Architect
12 2 (2.90%) Analyst
12 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 1 (1.45%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
13 1 (1.45%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (40.58%) LAMP
2 5 (7.25%) JSON
2 5 (7.25%) CSS
2 5 (7.25%) XML
3 2 (2.90%) Middleware
4 1 (1.45%) HTML
4 1 (1.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (33.33%) Clustering
2 11 (15.94%) Management Information System
3 10 (14.49%) Replication
4 9 (13.04%) Hedge funds
5 7 (10.14%) Open Source
5 7 (10.14%) Cryptography
5 7 (10.14%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.80%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.45%) Wiki
7 1 (1.45%) Spread Betting
7 1 (1.45%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 67 (97.10%) Linux
2 32 (46.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 27 (39.13%) Ubuntu
4 19 (27.54%) Windows
5 15 (21.74%) Solaris
6 14 (20.29%) UNIX
7 13 (18.84%) SUSE
8 10 (14.49%) Debian
9 5 (7.25%) CentOS
10 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (46.38%) ITIL
2 18 (26.09%) Configuration Management
3 15 (21.74%) DevOps
4 12 (17.39%) Project Management
5 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (13.04%) Network Monitoring
5 9 (13.04%) Load Balancing
6 7 (10.14%) OWASP
6 7 (10.14%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (10.14%) Information Security
6 7 (10.14%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (8.70%) Service Delivery
8 5 (7.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (7.25%) Strategic Planning
8 5 (7.25%) Business Continuity
8 5 (7.25%) Change Control
8 5 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.80%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (4.35%) Use Case
11 2 (2.90%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (52.17%) Python
2 34 (49.28%) Perl
3 23 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 17 (24.64%) PHP
5 14 (20.29%) Ruby
6 12 (17.39%) Java
7 11 (15.94%) SQL
8 7 (10.14%) C
8 7 (10.14%) C++
9 6 (8.70%) Shell Script
10 5 (7.25%) JavaScript
11 4 (5.80%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.45%) AWK
12 1 (1.45%) Korn
12 1 (1.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (40.58%) Degree
2 25 (36.23%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (28.99%) CCNA
4 16 (23.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (21.74%) MCSE
6 13 (18.84%) Linux+ Certification
6 13 (18.84%) LPIC
7 12 (17.39%) CCNP
8 7 (10.14%) CISA
8 7 (10.14%) CISM
8 7 (10.14%) GSEC
8 7 (10.14%) CISSP
8 7 (10.14%) GPEN
8 7 (10.14%) OSCP
9 5 (7.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (7.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (7.25%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (5.80%) RHCT
10 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
11 3 (4.35%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (46.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (34.78%) Postfix
2 24 (34.78%) KVM
3 19 (27.54%) NFS
4 15 (21.74%) Sendmail
5 13 (18.84%) Xen
6 9 (13.04%) XenServer
7 7 (10.14%) Active Directory
7 7 (10.14%) Nmap
8 5 (7.25%) XenApp
9 4 (5.80%) VMware ESX
10 3 (4.35%) vSphere
10 3 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (2.90%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (1.45%) qmail
12 1 (1.45%) Samba
12 1 (1.45%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 32 (46.38%) Puppet
2 17 (24.64%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (23.19%) Nagios
4 10 (14.49%) Salt
5 9 (13.04%) Rsyslog
6 5 (7.25%) Cobbler
7 4 (5.80%) NetBackup
8 3 (4.35%) Cacti
8 3 (4.35%) CFEngine
8 3 (4.35%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (1.45%) OpenView
10 1 (1.45%) SCCM
10 1 (1.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 41 (59.42%) VMware
2 32 (46.38%) Red Hat
3 14 (20.29%) JBoss
4 12 (17.39%) Cisco
5 10 (14.49%) EMC
6 8 (11.59%) Oracle
7 6 (8.70%) Rackspace
7 6 (8.70%) Citrix
7 6 (8.70%) NetApp
8 5 (7.25%) Veritas
8 5 (7.25%) F5
9 4 (5.80%) Nimsoft
10 3 (4.35%) Riverbed
10 3 (4.35%) HP
10 3 (4.35%) IBM
10 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
11 2 (2.90%) Sun
11 2 (2.90%) Dell
11 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.90%) Venda
City, London
LA International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
AspireCom
Salary: Bonus and Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago