The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 420 398 371
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -27
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 20 33 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.089% 0.15% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 0.45% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 69
Average salary £50,000 £57,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.28% +14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £51,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +27.50%
Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7582 7288 7958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.61% 32.85% 34.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5865 5879 6836
Average salary £42,781 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
RHCE
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +12 9 £42,500 -8.10%
Surrey -9 9 £50,000 -12.28%
Hampshire +1 2 £100,000 +110.52%
Oxfordshire +6 1 £42,500 -29.16%
RHCE
England

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 56 (100.00%) Linux
2 46 (82.14%) Red Hat
3 27 (48.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (44.64%) UNIX
5 24 (42.86%) Perl
6 22 (39.29%) TCP/IP
7 18 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (32.14%) Bash Shell
8 17 (30.36%) DNS
9 16 (28.57%) CentOS
10 14 (25.00%) Cisco
10 14 (25.00%) JBoss
10 14 (25.00%) Apache
11 11 (19.64%) MySQL
11 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
11 11 (19.64%) DHCP
12 10 (17.86%) VMware
12 10 (17.86%) Finance
12 10 (17.86%) Problem Management
12 10 (17.86%) Solaris
12 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
12 10 (17.86%) Tomcat
12 10 (17.86%) Sun
12 10 (17.86%) CCNA
13 9 (16.07%) HP
13 9 (16.07%) OSPF
13 9 (16.07%) BGP
13 9 (16.07%) Windows
13 9 (16.07%) Degree
13 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 14 (25.00%) Apache
2 10 (17.86%) Tomcat
3 6 (10.71%) IIS
4 2 (3.57%) Mule
Applications
1 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (39.29%) TCP/IP
2 17 (30.36%) DNS
3 11 (19.64%) DHCP
4 9 (16.07%) OSPF
4 9 (16.07%) BGP
4 9 (16.07%) Firewall
5 7 (12.50%) Internet
6 6 (10.71%) SAN
6 6 (10.71%) LTE
6 6 (10.71%) NAS
6 6 (10.71%) 4G
6 6 (10.71%) VoLTE
7 5 (8.93%) tcpdump
7 5 (8.93%) HTTP
8 4 (7.14%) LDAP
8 4 (7.14%) VPN
9 3 (5.36%) LAN
9 3 (5.36%) Ethernet
9 3 (5.36%) SIGTRAN
10 2 (3.57%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) MySQL
1 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (17.86%) Finance
2 9 (16.07%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 34 (60.71%) Linux Engineer
2 17 (30.36%) Systems Engineer
3 11 (19.64%) Administrator
4 10 (17.86%) Linux Administrator
4 10 (17.86%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 9 (16.07%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 8 (14.29%) UNIX Engineer
7 6 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (10.71%) Applications Support
8 5 (8.93%) Graduate
8 5 (8.93%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (8.93%) Security Engineer
9 4 (7.14%) Linux Support
10 3 (5.36%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 3 (5.36%) Linux Consultant
10 3 (5.36%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
10 3 (5.36%) Consultant
10 3 (5.36%) Support Engineer
10 3 (5.36%) Support Specialist
10 3 (5.36%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) SOAP
1 3 (5.36%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Clustering
2 3 (5.36%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 56 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (48.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 25 (44.64%) UNIX
4 16 (28.57%) CentOS
5 10 (17.86%) Solaris
6 9 (16.07%) Windows
7 8 (14.29%) Ubuntu
8 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (5.36%) FreeBSD
9 3 (5.36%) SUSE
9 3 (5.36%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.86%) Problem Management
2 8 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 7 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 6 (10.71%) Project Planning
5 5 (8.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (8.93%) SIEM
6 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.36%) Change Control
6 3 (5.36%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.36%) ITIL
6 3 (5.36%) Release Management
6 3 (5.36%) High Availability
7 1 (1.79%) Project Management
7 1 (1.79%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.86%) Perl
2 18 (32.14%) Bash Shell
3 8 (14.29%) Python
4 7 (12.50%) Java
5 5 (8.93%) PHP
5 5 (8.93%) SQL
5 5 (8.93%) Ruby
6 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.57%) C-shell
8 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (17.86%) CCNA
3 9 (16.07%) Degree
4 7 (12.50%) SCSA
5 5 (8.93%) CISSP
5 5 (8.93%) CEH
5 5 (8.93%) OSCP
5 5 (8.93%) OSCE
6 4 (7.14%) JNCIA
6 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 4 (7.14%) DV Cleared
6 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.79%) RHCT
7 1 (1.79%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) PCI DSS
1 5 (8.93%) HIPAA
2 4 (7.14%) QA
3 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 5 (8.93%) Snort
3 5 (8.93%) Nmap
4 3 (5.36%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.36%) XenApp
4 3 (5.36%) NFS
5 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.57%) KVM
5 2 (3.57%) Squid
6 1 (1.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (1.79%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) Puppet
1 8 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (8.93%) Nessus
3 4 (7.14%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (7.14%) Nagios
4 2 (3.57%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 46 (82.14%) Red Hat
2 14 (25.00%) JBoss
2 14 (25.00%) Cisco
3 10 (17.86%) Sun
3 10 (17.86%) VMware
4 9 (16.07%) HP
5 7 (12.50%) Veritas
6 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
6 6 (10.71%) Citrix
7 5 (8.93%) Sophos
7 5 (8.93%) Imperva
8 4 (7.14%) Juniper
9 3 (5.36%) Redknee
9 3 (5.36%) Riverbed
9 3 (5.36%) Oracle
10 2 (3.57%) EMC
11 1 (1.79%) Nortel