The table below looks at the statistics for RHCE in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RHCE over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 429 402 361
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -41
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 14 37 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.063% 0.17% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% 0.53% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 11 31 81
Average salary £44,500 £53,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.82% +18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
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 South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7427 7007 7997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.35% 32.04% 34.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5641 5656 6844
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

RHCE Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

RHCE
Salary Trend in the South East

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

RHCE Salary Trend in the South East

RHCE
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RHCE across the South East region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

RHCE Salary Histogram in the South East

RHCE
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RHCE within the South East region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Berkshire -13 9 £42,500 -5.55%
Hampshire -12 4 £45,000 - 1
Surrey -14 1 £55,000 -3.50%
Oxfordshire - 1 £42,500 -
RHCE
England

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 38 (84.44%) Red Hat
3 26 (57.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (48.89%) UNIX
5 20 (44.44%) Perl
6 18 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 15 (33.33%) DNS
8 14 (31.11%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (28.89%) CentOS
9 13 (28.89%) Bash Shell
10 12 (26.67%) Cisco
11 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (24.44%) VMware
12 10 (22.22%) Windows
12 10 (22.22%) JBoss
12 10 (22.22%) Apache
12 10 (22.22%) HP
13 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 9 (20.00%) Python
13 9 (20.00%) DHCP
13 9 (20.00%) Puppet
14 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
14 8 (17.78%) Sun
14 8 (17.78%) CCNA
14 8 (17.78%) Tomcat
14 8 (17.78%) Solaris
15 7 (15.56%) Java
15 7 (15.56%) MySQL
15 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
15 7 (15.56%) BGP

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 10 (22.22%) Apache
2 8 (17.78%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.89%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 15 (33.33%) DNS
3 9 (20.00%) DHCP
4 7 (15.56%) OSPF
4 7 (15.56%) BGP
5 5 (11.11%) SAN
5 5 (11.11%) NAS
6 4 (8.89%) LTE
6 4 (8.89%) Firewall
6 4 (8.89%) 4G
6 4 (8.89%) VoLTE
6 4 (8.89%) Internet
6 4 (8.89%) LDAP
7 3 (6.67%) SIGTRAN
7 3 (6.67%) tcpdump
8 2 (4.44%) HTTP
8 2 (4.44%) SS7
9 1 (2.22%) SMPP
9 1 (2.22%) TCAP
9 1 (2.22%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) MySQL
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (15.56%) Telecoms
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 33 (73.33%) Linux Engineer
2 15 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 10 (22.22%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 9 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) UNIX Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Administrator
7 4 (8.89%) Applications Support
7 4 (8.89%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (6.67%) Linux Consultant
8 3 (6.67%) Linux Support
8 3 (6.67%) Security Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Support Specialist
8 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Applications Support Specialist
8 3 (6.67%) Applications Specialist
8 3 (6.67%) Graduate
8 3 (6.67%) Consultant
9 2 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (4.44%) Server Support
9 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) SOAP
2 1 (2.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Clustering
1 3 (6.67%) Derivative
1 3 (6.67%) Open Source
1 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.22%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (57.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (48.89%) UNIX
4 13 (28.89%) CentOS
5 10 (22.22%) Windows
6 8 (17.78%) Solaris
7 6 (13.33%) Ubuntu
7 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (6.67%) FreeBSD
8 3 (6.67%) SUSE
8 3 (6.67%) Debian
8 3 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management
1 6 (13.33%) Problem Management
2 5 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
3 4 (8.89%) ITIL
4 3 (6.67%) SIEM
4 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.67%) Security Management
4 3 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (6.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.22%) Project Management
5 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.22%) Change Control
5 1 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.22%) Release Management
5 1 (2.22%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 20 (44.44%) Perl
2 13 (28.89%) Bash Shell
3 9 (20.00%) Python
4 7 (15.56%) Java
5 3 (6.67%) PHP
5 3 (6.67%) SQL
5 3 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.67%) Ruby
6 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (17.78%) CCNA
3 7 (15.56%) SC Cleared
3 7 (15.56%) DV Cleared
3 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
4 5 (11.11%) SCSA
5 4 (8.89%) JNCIA
5 4 (8.89%) Degree
6 3 (6.67%) CEH
6 3 (6.67%) CISSP
6 3 (6.67%) OSCP
6 3 (6.67%) OSCE
7 1 (2.22%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) PCI DSS
1 3 (6.67%) HIPAA
2 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 3 (6.67%) Snort
3 3 (6.67%) Nmap
3 3 (6.67%) NFS
3 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.44%) KVM
4 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) Puppet
2 6 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (8.89%) Nagios
4 3 (6.67%) Nessus
5 2 (4.44%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 38 (84.44%) Red Hat
2 12 (26.67%) Cisco
3 11 (24.44%) VMware
4 10 (22.22%) JBoss
4 10 (22.22%) HP
5 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (17.78%) Sun
7 5 (11.11%) Veritas
8 4 (8.89%) Oracle
8 4 (8.89%) Citrix
8 4 (8.89%) Juniper
9 3 (6.67%) Imperva
9 3 (6.67%) Redknee
9 3 (6.67%) Sophos
10 2 (4.44%) EMC
11 1 (2.22%) Nortel
11 1 (2.22%) Riverbed
Crawley, West Sussex
Virgin Holidays
Salary: Excellent basic and fantastic benefits package
Posted: 22 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Datanet.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum (Dependent on experience) + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago