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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 382 410 408
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -2
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 58 38 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.87% 0.52% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 52 33 33
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
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
6647 7280 7309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.35% 31.97% 33.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5065 5636 5864
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 - 25 £50,000 - 2
Berkshire -8 13 £40,000 -9.09%
Middlesex +15 9 £50,000 -
Surrey 0 7 £55,000 +18.27% 2
Oxfordshire +5 4 £55,000 - 1
RHCE
England

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 73 (92.41%) Linux
2 60 (75.95%) Red Hat
3 45 (56.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 44 (55.70%) VMware
5 42 (53.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 41 (51.90%) Perl
7 39 (49.37%) Windows
8 37 (46.84%) Oracle
9 36 (45.57%) UNIX
9 36 (45.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 34 (43.04%) RHCSA
11 32 (40.51%) DV Cleared
11 32 (40.51%) Security Cleared
12 30 (37.97%) Solaris
13 29 (36.71%) ITIL
14 28 (35.44%) HP
15 27 (34.18%) Microsoft
15 27 (34.18%) TCP/IP
16 26 (32.91%) SC Cleared
17 22 (27.85%) Shell Script
18 21 (26.58%) CentOS
18 21 (26.58%) Bash Shell
19 20 (25.32%) Puppet
19 20 (25.32%) Python
20 18 (22.78%) Active Directory
20 18 (22.78%) Open Source
21 17 (21.52%) Windows Server 2012
21 17 (21.52%) Service Delivery
21 17 (21.52%) Clustering
22 16 (20.25%) Security Management

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 7 (8.86%) Apache
2 4 (5.06%) nginx
3 3 (3.80%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.27%) IIS
4 1 (1.27%) JBoss
4 1 (1.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (11.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (34.18%) TCP/IP
2 12 (15.19%) Firewall
3 4 (5.06%) DNS
3 4 (5.06%) SAN
3 4 (5.06%) DHCP
4 3 (3.80%) OSPF
4 3 (3.80%) BGP
5 2 (2.53%) NAS
6 1 (1.27%) HTTP
6 1 (1.27%) LDAP
6 1 (1.27%) LAN
6 1 (1.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) MySQL
2 8 (10.13%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (6.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (48.10%) Linux Engineer
2 27 (34.18%) Systems Administrator
2 27 (34.18%) Administrator
3 23 (29.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 23 (29.11%) Linux Administrator
4 16 (20.25%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 15 (18.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (18.99%) Support Engineer
6 10 (12.66%) Technical Support
7 8 (10.13%) Technical Engineer
7 8 (10.13%) Technical Support Engineer
8 7 (8.86%) UNIX Support
8 7 (8.86%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (7.59%) Support Manager
10 5 (6.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 5 (6.33%) Linux Support
10 5 (6.33%) Linux Support Engineer
11 4 (5.06%) UNIX Engineer
12 3 (3.80%) Team Leader
12 3 (3.80%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.13%) Esper
2 2 (2.53%) Flash
3 1 (1.27%) LAMP
3 1 (1.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.78%) Open Source
2 17 (21.52%) Clustering
3 16 (20.25%) Derivative
4 10 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (10.13%) Management Information System
5 8 (10.13%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (6.33%) Computer Science
6 5 (6.33%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (2.53%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 73 (92.41%) Linux
2 45 (56.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 39 (49.37%) Windows
4 36 (45.57%) UNIX
4 36 (45.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (37.97%) Solaris
6 21 (26.58%) CentOS
7 17 (21.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (20.25%) Oracle Linux
9 12 (15.19%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (13.92%) AIX
11 4 (5.06%) FreeBSD
12 2 (2.53%) Mac OS X
13 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (36.71%) ITIL
2 17 (21.52%) Service Delivery
3 16 (20.25%) Security Management
3 16 (20.25%) Software Testing
4 11 (13.92%) Mentoring
5 9 (11.39%) Problem Management
5 9 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (10.13%) Workflow
6 8 (10.13%) Information Security
6 8 (10.13%) Time Management
6 8 (10.13%) Product Management
6 8 (10.13%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (7.59%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (7.59%) Incident Management
8 5 (6.33%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (6.33%) DevOps
8 5 (6.33%) Coaching
9 4 (5.06%) Resource Management
9 4 (5.06%) Knowledge Management
10 2 (2.53%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 41 (51.90%) Perl
2 22 (27.85%) Shell Script
3 21 (26.58%) Bash Shell
4 20 (25.32%) Python
5 6 (7.59%) PowerShell
6 5 (6.33%) PHP
7 3 (3.80%) C
8 1 (1.27%) Java
8 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (43.04%) RHCSA
2 32 (40.51%) DV Cleared
2 32 (40.51%) Security Cleared
3 26 (32.91%) SC Cleared
4 13 (16.46%) Degree
5 8 (10.13%) SCSA
5 8 (10.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (8.86%) MCITP
6 7 (8.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (7.59%) Sun Certification
7 6 (7.59%) IBM AIX Certification
8 2 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.53%) SAP Certification
8 2 (2.53%) CCIE
8 2 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.27%) MCSE
9 1 (1.27%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.66%) QA
2 3 (3.80%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.80%) SLA
3 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (53.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (22.78%) Active Directory
3 12 (15.19%) Samba
3 12 (15.19%) KVM
4 8 (10.13%) Hyper-V
5 6 (7.59%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (7.59%) VirtualBox
5 6 (7.59%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (5.06%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.80%) NFS
Systems Management
1 20 (25.32%) Puppet
2 7 (8.86%) NetBackup
3 6 (7.59%) SCOM
4 4 (5.06%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (5.06%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (2.53%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.27%) Plesk
6 1 (1.27%) Ansible
6 1 (1.27%) cPanel
6 1 (1.27%) Webmin
6 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 60 (75.95%) Red Hat
2 44 (55.70%) VMware
3 37 (46.84%) Oracle
4 28 (35.44%) HP
5 27 (34.18%) Microsoft
6 14 (17.72%) Sun
6 14 (17.72%) Cisco
7 7 (8.86%) IBM
8 6 (7.59%) Veeam
8 6 (7.59%) 3PAR
9 4 (5.06%) Veritas
9 4 (5.06%) EMC
10 2 (2.53%) Juniper
10 2 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (2.53%) Brocade
10 2 (2.53%) SAP
10 2 (2.53%) Dell
11 1 (1.27%) ION Trading
11 1 (1.27%) NetApp
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Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 18 days ago