The table below looks at the statistics for RHCE in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RHCE over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 187 165 178
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +13
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 1 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.026% 0.29% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.080% 1.18% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 1
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +17.33%
RHCE
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1245 932 974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 32.56% 24.73% 25.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 801 794
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

RHCE Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

RHCE
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

RHCE Salary Trend in Manchester

RHCE
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) Debian
2 5 (83.33%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (83.33%) RHCA
2 5 (83.33%) nginx
2 5 (83.33%) Apache
2 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 5 (83.33%) FTP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) IBM AIX Certification
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) RHCSA
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) Migration

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (83.33%) nginx
1 5 (83.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) FTP
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Linux Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Debian
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) RHCA
2 1 (16.67%) IBM AIX Certification
2 1 (16.67%) RHCSA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) IBM