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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 423 428 416
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 20 20 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.096% 0.088% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.26% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 27
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -12.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.84%
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
6523 7637 7212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.40% 33.69% 32.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5096 5887 5807
Average salary £42,500 £42,750 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.58% +1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 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
Hampshire +11 7 £45,000 -55.00% 2
Berkshire +7 6 £48,750 +14.70% 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £40,000 -
Middlesex - 2 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire +6 1 £55,000 +29.41%
West Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
RHCE
England

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 68 (93.15%) Linux
2 48 (65.75%) Red Hat
3 40 (54.79%) Windows
4 39 (53.42%) TCP/IP
5 35 (47.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (46.58%) UNIX
7 33 (45.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 32 (43.84%) ITIL
8 32 (43.84%) Solaris
9 31 (42.47%) DV Cleared
9 31 (42.47%) Security Cleared
10 30 (41.10%) Perl
10 30 (41.10%) Oracle
11 25 (34.25%) RHCSA
12 24 (32.88%) VMware Infrastructure
12 24 (32.88%) VMware
13 22 (30.14%) Microsoft
14 20 (27.40%) Active Directory
14 20 (27.40%) HP
15 19 (26.03%) SC Cleared
16 18 (24.66%) Bash Shell
16 18 (24.66%) Samba
16 18 (24.66%) Cisco
17 17 (23.29%) Shell Script
17 17 (23.29%) Firewall
18 16 (21.92%) CentOS
18 16 (21.92%) Windows Server 2003
18 16 (21.92%) Sun
19 15 (20.55%) Puppet
19 15 (20.55%) Open Source

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 2 (2.74%) Apache
2 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.37%) nginx
2 1 (1.37%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.37%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (53.42%) TCP/IP
2 17 (23.29%) Firewall
3 8 (10.96%) DNS
3 8 (10.96%) OSPF
3 8 (10.96%) BGP
4 5 (6.85%) VPN
5 4 (5.48%) SAN
5 4 (5.48%) NAS
6 3 (4.11%) IPsec
6 3 (4.11%) MPLS
6 3 (4.11%) Network Security
6 3 (4.11%) DSL
6 3 (4.11%) VoIP
6 3 (4.11%) DHCP
6 3 (4.11%) Ethernet
6 3 (4.11%) FTP
7 2 (2.74%) HTTP
8 1 (1.37%) Kerberos
8 1 (1.37%) WAN
8 1 (1.37%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.74%) MySQL
3 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (8.22%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (54.79%) Linux Engineer
2 21 (28.77%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 21 (28.77%) Administrator
3 20 (27.40%) Systems Administrator
4 18 (24.66%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 18 (24.66%) Linux Administrator
5 15 (20.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (12.33%) Team Leader
6 9 (12.33%) UNIX Team Leader
7 8 (10.96%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Support Manager
8 4 (5.48%) UNIX Support
9 3 (4.11%) Technical Support Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Storage Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Solutions Consultant
9 3 (4.11%) Storage Support Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Technical Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Technical Support
9 3 (4.11%) Consultant
10 2 (2.74%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) Flash
1 3 (4.11%) Esper
2 1 (1.37%) LAMP
2 1 (1.37%) COM
2 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.55%) Clustering
2 14 (19.18%) Derivative
3 8 (10.96%) Data Centre
4 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.48%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.11%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.37%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 68 (93.15%) Linux
2 40 (54.79%) Windows
3 35 (47.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (46.58%) UNIX
5 33 (45.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (43.84%) Solaris
7 16 (21.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (21.92%) CentOS
8 15 (20.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (19.18%) Oracle Linux
10 13 (17.81%) AIX
11 3 (4.11%) Mac OS X
11 3 (4.11%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.37%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.84%) ITIL
2 15 (20.55%) Service Delivery
2 15 (20.55%) Open Source
3 14 (19.18%) Server Building
3 14 (19.18%) Security Management
3 14 (19.18%) Software Testing
4 10 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (12.33%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.48%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.11%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (4.11%) Workflow
7 3 (4.11%) Information Security
7 3 (4.11%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.11%) Coaching
7 3 (4.11%) Time Management
7 3 (4.11%) Product Management
7 3 (4.11%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.11%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (4.11%) Resource Management
8 2 (2.74%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 30 (41.10%) Perl
2 18 (24.66%) Bash Shell
3 17 (23.29%) Shell Script
4 14 (19.18%) Python
5 5 (6.85%) C
6 3 (4.11%) C-shell
7 1 (1.37%) Java
7 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.37%) PHP
7 1 (1.37%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (42.47%) DV Cleared
1 31 (42.47%) Security Cleared
2 25 (34.25%) RHCSA
3 19 (26.03%) SC Cleared
4 12 (16.44%) Degree
5 9 (12.33%) IBM AIX Certification
6 8 (10.96%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (8.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (6.85%) CCNA
8 5 (6.85%) SCSA
8 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (5.48%) Sun Certification
9 4 (5.48%) MCITP
10 3 (4.11%) CCIE
11 2 (2.74%) MCSE
11 2 (2.74%) MCP
11 2 (2.74%) CEH
12 1 (1.37%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (1.37%) LPIC
12 1 (1.37%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.33%) QA
2 3 (4.11%) SLA
3 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (32.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (27.40%) Active Directory
3 18 (24.66%) Samba
4 8 (10.96%) KVM
5 5 (6.85%) Hyper-V
6 4 (5.48%) NFS
6 4 (5.48%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.37%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (1.37%) vSphere
7 1 (1.37%) VMFS
7 1 (1.37%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (20.55%) Puppet
2 4 (5.48%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.74%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (2.74%) Ansible
3 2 (2.74%) cPanel
4 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 48 (65.75%) Red Hat
2 30 (41.10%) Oracle
3 24 (32.88%) VMware
4 22 (30.14%) Microsoft
5 20 (27.40%) HP
6 18 (24.66%) Cisco
7 16 (21.92%) Sun
8 7 (9.59%) IBM
9 4 (5.48%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (4.11%) Brocade
10 3 (4.11%) Supermicro
10 3 (4.11%) Dell
10 3 (4.11%) Juniper
11 2 (2.74%) EMC
11 2 (2.74%) ION Trading
12 1 (1.37%) NetApp
12 1 (1.37%) Veritas
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