The table below looks at the statistics for RHCE in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RHCE over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 160 154 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 6 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.19% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.68% 0.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 0
Average salary £36,250 £40,995 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
RHCE
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
881 790 1021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.58% 25.58% 31.42%
Number of salaries quoted 563 503 619
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

RHCE Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

RHCE
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

RHCE Salary Trend in Scotland

RHCE
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RHCE across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

RHCE Salary Histogram in Scotland

RHCE
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RHCE within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
Edinburgh - 5 £37,500 -
Dundee +5 1 £35,000 -14.62%
RHCE
UK

RHCE
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) Apache
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) LAMP
1 6 (100.00%) Replication
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
1 6 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (100.00%) Ansible
2 5 (83.33%) Nagios
2 5 (83.33%) Cacti
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 4 (66.67%) Database Tuning
3 4 (66.67%) Munin
3 4 (66.67%) Change Control
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps
4 3 (50.00%) SSL
4 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (50.00%) Low Latency
5 2 (33.33%) SaaS
6 1 (16.67%) PHP
6 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (16.67%) Mentoring

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (100.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Development Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 4 (66.67%) Database Tuning
1 4 (66.67%) Change Control
1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
1 6 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (100.00%) Ansible
2 5 (83.33%) Nagios
2 5 (83.33%) Cacti
3 4 (66.67%) Munin
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat