The table below looks at the statistics for RHCE in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RHCE over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 251 247 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.059% 0.014% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.060% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,233 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.55% -6.66%
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 North West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1634 1679 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.30% 22.78% 22.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1259 1299 1288
Average salary £38,350 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.26% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

RHCE Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

RHCE
Salary Trend in the North West

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

RHCE Salary Trend in the North West

RHCE
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RHCE within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
Manchester - 3 £35,000 -
Cheshire -6 1 £25,500 -31.08%
RHCE
England

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 13 (92.86%) Apache
2 13 (92.86%) MySQL
3 12 (85.71%) Debian
3 12 (85.71%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (85.71%) DNS
3 12 (85.71%) FTP
3 12 (85.71%) nginx
3 12 (85.71%) RHCA
4 6 (42.86%) Open Source
5 5 (35.71%) LAMP
5 5 (35.71%) Perl
6 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (14.29%) RHCSA
7 1 (7.14%) iptables
7 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
7 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (7.14%) vSphere
7 1 (7.14%) Puppet
7 1 (7.14%) NCDA
7 1 (7.14%) F5
7 1 (7.14%) High Availability
7 1 (7.14%) Cobbler
7 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (7.14%) Ansible
7 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.14%) PHP
7 1 (7.14%) Tomcat

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 13 (92.86%) Apache
2 12 (85.71%) nginx
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) FTP
1 12 (85.71%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) MySQL
2 12 (85.71%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Clustering
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (85.71%) Debian
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
4 1 (7.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Open Source
2 1 (7.14%) High Availability
2 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) RHCA
2 2 (14.29%) RHCSA
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (7.14%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
1 1 (7.14%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) Cobbler
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) F5
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Juniper
2 1 (7.14%) NetApp