The table below looks at the statistics for RHCE in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RHCE over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 136 126 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 3 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.13% 0.39% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 1.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.43%
RHCE
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
982 876 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.61% 38.05% 32.12%
Number of salaries quoted 570 606 500
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

RHCE Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

RHCE
Salary Trend in Reading

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

RHCE Salary Trend in Reading

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Solaris
2 4 (66.67%) Veritas
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Clustering
2 4 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Operations Management
3 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) SCSA
3 2 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) UNIX Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Linux Support
3 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Linux Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Solaris
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SCSA
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 2 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) Veritas
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Sun
3 2 (33.33%) EMC