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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 575 521 487
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -34
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 55 100 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.22% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.49% 0.89% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 50 79 124
Average salary £42,500 £65,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.61% +32.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,944 £44,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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
11176 11217 12183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.55% 25.16% 25.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9155 9027 10234
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +9 10 £53,250 +18.33% 2
Harrow +5 2 - -
Bromley - 1 £42,500 -
RHCE
England

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 95 (97.94%) Linux
2 75 (77.32%) Red Hat
3 58 (59.79%) Bash Shell
4 54 (55.67%) Perl
5 48 (49.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 47 (48.45%) VMware
7 42 (43.30%) Windows
8 39 (40.21%) ITIL
8 39 (40.21%) TCP/IP
9 37 (38.14%) Puppet
10 33 (34.02%) Degree
11 32 (32.99%) MySQL
12 30 (30.93%) UNIX
12 30 (30.93%) Python
12 30 (30.93%) NFS
12 30 (30.93%) SAN
13 29 (29.90%) Clustering
14 28 (28.87%) Cisco
14 28 (28.87%) Cisco Certification
14 28 (28.87%) VMware Infrastructure
15 27 (27.84%) DNS
16 26 (26.80%) Solaris
17 24 (24.74%) CentOS
18 22 (22.68%) PHP
18 22 (22.68%) Apache
18 22 (22.68%) SSL
19 21 (21.65%) Oracle
20 20 (20.62%) LAN
20 20 (20.62%) Veritas
20 20 (20.62%) Firewall

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 22 (22.68%) Apache
2 19 (19.59%) WebLogic
2 19 (19.59%) JBoss
3 18 (18.56%) WebSphere
3 18 (18.56%) Tomcat
4 10 (10.31%) CloudStack
5 6 (6.19%) nginx
6 3 (3.09%) OpenStack
6 3 (3.09%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.03%) IIS
7 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Stata
1 2 (2.06%) Mathematica
2 1 (1.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.25%) PaaS
1 8 (8.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (40.21%) TCP/IP
2 30 (30.93%) SAN
3 27 (27.84%) DNS
4 22 (22.68%) SSL
5 20 (20.62%) LAN
5 20 (20.62%) Firewall
6 19 (19.59%) LDAP
7 17 (17.53%) OSPF
7 17 (17.53%) BGP
8 14 (14.43%) SSH
9 13 (13.40%) Wireless
9 13 (13.40%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (13.40%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (13.40%) WAN
10 12 (12.37%) VPN
10 12 (12.37%) DHCP
10 12 (12.37%) EIGRP
10 12 (12.37%) MPLS
10 12 (12.37%) VLAN
10 12 (12.37%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (32.99%) MySQL
2 10 (10.31%) Hadoop
2 10 (10.31%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.22%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.06%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Hudson
1 4 (4.12%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.06%) LabVIEW
2 2 (2.06%) Subversion
2 2 (2.06%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.03%) Metasploit
General
1 16 (16.49%) Games
2 13 (13.40%) Finance
3 12 (12.37%) Back Office
4 11 (11.34%) Law
5 2 (2.06%) Advertising
5 2 (2.06%) Publishing
5 2 (2.06%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.06%) Retail
6 1 (1.03%) French Language
6 1 (1.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (43.30%) Administrator
2 33 (34.02%) Systems Administrator
3 32 (32.99%) Linux Administrator
4 28 (28.87%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 13 (13.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (12.37%) Network Engineer
7 9 (9.28%) UNIX Engineer
8 8 (8.25%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (8.25%) Linux Specialist
9 7 (7.22%) UNIX Support
9 7 (7.22%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (7.22%) UNIX Support Engineer
9 7 (7.22%) UNIX Administrator
9 7 (7.22%) Support Engineer
9 7 (7.22%) Senior Network Engineer
10 4 (4.12%) Infrastructure Designer
10 4 (4.12%) Designer
11 3 (3.09%) Platform Engineer
11 3 (3.09%) Storage Support Engineer
11 3 (3.09%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.62%) LAMP
2 8 (8.25%) Middleware
3 1 (1.03%) HTML
3 1 (1.03%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (29.90%) Clustering
2 19 (19.59%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.31%) Online Games
4 7 (7.22%) Spread Betting
4 7 (7.22%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.15%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.12%) Client/Server
6 4 (4.12%) Open Source
7 3 (3.09%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.03%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.03%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.03%) Wiki
8 1 (1.03%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 95 (97.94%) Linux
2 48 (49.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 42 (43.30%) Windows
4 30 (30.93%) UNIX
5 26 (26.80%) Solaris
6 24 (24.74%) CentOS
7 10 (10.31%) Ubuntu
7 10 (10.31%) SUSE
8 8 (8.25%) AIX
9 7 (7.22%) Debian
10 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (40.21%) ITIL
2 14 (14.43%) Configuration Management
2 14 (14.43%) Capacity Planning
3 13 (13.40%) Load Balancing
4 11 (11.34%) Use Case
5 10 (10.31%) Change Control
5 10 (10.31%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 9 (9.28%) Project Management
6 9 (9.28%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (9.28%) High Availability
7 8 (8.25%) Capacity Management
7 8 (8.25%) Identity Management
8 7 (7.22%) Service Delivery
8 7 (7.22%) Kernel Tuning
9 6 (6.19%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (6.19%) Release Management
9 6 (6.19%) Validation
10 5 (5.15%) Strategic Planning
10 5 (5.15%) E-Commerce
10 5 (5.15%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 58 (59.79%) Bash Shell
2 54 (55.67%) Perl
3 30 (30.93%) Python
4 22 (22.68%) PHP
5 19 (19.59%) Shell Script
6 18 (18.56%) PowerShell
7 10 (10.31%) Bourne shell
7 10 (10.31%) Ruby
8 7 (7.22%) VBScript
9 4 (4.12%) Java
10 3 (3.09%) C
10 3 (3.09%) C++
11 2 (2.06%) SQL
11 2 (2.06%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 33 (34.02%) Degree
2 28 (28.87%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (17.53%) RHCSA
4 15 (15.46%) CCNP
5 13 (13.40%) CCNA
5 13 (13.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (11.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (10.31%) Linux+ Certification
7 10 (10.31%) MCSE
7 10 (10.31%) LPIC
8 8 (8.25%) MCP
9 7 (7.22%) MCITP
9 7 (7.22%) Security Cleared
9 7 (7.22%) NCDA
9 7 (7.22%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (6.19%) MCSA
11 4 (4.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (2.06%) Postgraduate
12 2 (2.06%) CCIE
13 1 (1.03%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (30.93%) NFS
2 28 (28.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (20.62%) vSphere
4 12 (12.37%) XenApp
4 12 (12.37%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (12.37%) KVM
4 12 (12.37%) Postfix
5 10 (10.31%) Sendmail
5 10 (10.31%) Xen
6 8 (8.25%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (7.22%) VMware ESX
8 4 (4.12%) Active Directory
9 2 (2.06%) Samba
10 1 (1.03%) Nmap
10 1 (1.03%) Squid
10 1 (1.03%) GPFS
10 1 (1.03%) Corosync
10 1 (1.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (1.03%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 37 (38.14%) Puppet
2 19 (19.59%) Nagios
3 12 (12.37%) Cacti
4 11 (11.34%) NetBackup
5 9 (9.28%) Red Hat Satellite
6 8 (8.25%) yum
7 6 (6.19%) Cobbler
8 3 (3.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (1.03%) BladeLogic
9 1 (1.03%) SCCM
9 1 (1.03%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 75 (77.32%) Red Hat
2 47 (48.45%) VMware
3 28 (28.87%) Cisco
4 21 (21.65%) Oracle
5 20 (20.62%) Veritas
6 14 (14.43%) F5
6 14 (14.43%) NetApp
7 13 (13.40%) Citrix
8 11 (11.34%) Riverbed
9 10 (10.31%) HP
10 9 (9.28%) Microsoft
11 8 (8.25%) IBM
11 8 (8.25%) Brocade
12 7 (7.22%) CA
12 7 (7.22%) EMC
13 4 (4.12%) Nimsoft
14 2 (2.06%) Dell
14 2 (2.06%) Juniper
14 2 (2.06%) ANSYS
14 2 (2.06%) CheckPoint
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
JM Digital
Posted: 16 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago