The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 132 133 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 7 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.29% 0.18% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.70% 0.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 0
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +15.62%
Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
993 889 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.48% 39.09% 34.96%
Number of salaries quoted 628 691 656
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
RHCE
Berkshire

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RHCE across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

RHCE Salary Histogram in Reading

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) Linux
1 23 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 15 (65.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 15 (65.22%) TCP/IP
3 14 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (56.52%) UNIX
5 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
6 8 (34.78%) Perl
6 8 (34.78%) MySQL
6 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
6 8 (34.78%) Cisco
6 8 (34.78%) OSPF
6 8 (34.78%) BGP
6 8 (34.78%) Configuration Management
6 8 (34.78%) SaaS
6 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
6 8 (34.78%) Puppet
6 8 (34.78%) CentOS
6 8 (34.78%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (30.43%) VMware
7 7 (30.43%) DNS
8 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
8 6 (26.09%) CCNA
8 6 (26.09%) HP
8 6 (26.09%) Degree
8 6 (26.09%) 4G
8 6 (26.09%) LTE
8 6 (26.09%) VoLTE
9 5 (21.74%) Microsoft

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
1 3 (13.04%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (34.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) TCP/IP
2 8 (34.78%) OSPF
2 8 (34.78%) BGP
3 7 (30.43%) DNS
4 6 (26.09%) 4G
4 6 (26.09%) LTE
4 6 (26.09%) VoLTE
5 4 (17.39%) DHCP
5 4 (17.39%) SAN
5 4 (17.39%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) MySQL
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) UNIX Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Graduate
4 3 (13.04%) Linux Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Server Support
5 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Support
5 2 (8.70%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Server Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Telecoms Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Server Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Server Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) IP Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Trainee
6 1 (4.35%) Trainee Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (65.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (56.52%) UNIX
4 8 (34.78%) CentOS
5 4 (17.39%) Solaris
6 3 (13.04%) Ubuntu
6 3 (13.04%) SUSE
6 3 (13.04%) Debian
6 3 (13.04%) FreeBSD
7 2 (8.70%) Windows
7 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Configuration Management
2 4 (17.39%) Project Planning
2 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
3 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Perl
1 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
2 3 (13.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (26.09%) CCNA
2 6 (26.09%) Degree
3 4 (17.39%) SCSA
4 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
4 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (17.39%) VMware ESX
3 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
4 2 (8.70%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) Puppet
1 8 (34.78%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.70%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (34.78%) Cisco
3 7 (30.43%) VMware
4 6 (26.09%) HP
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
6 4 (17.39%) Sun
6 4 (17.39%) Veritas
7 2 (8.70%) EMC