The table below looks at the statistics for RHCT in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RHCT over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Certified Technician (RHCT)
Rank - - 184
Permanent jobs citing RHCT 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.052%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -12.16%
RHCT
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
970 888 919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.06% 23.44% 23.99%
Number of salaries quoted 759 782 777
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

RHCT
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

RHCT Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

RHCT
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

RHCT Salary Trend in Manchester

RHCT
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (100.00%) MCP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008

RHCT
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre Technician
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCP