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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 416 401 394
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 35 37 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.45% 0.50% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 30 33 45
Average salary £44,000 £41,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.02% -12.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £25,332
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,200 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +2.46%
Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7818 7355 8066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.52% 32.77% 32.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6151 5846 7054
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 25 £44,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire +1 5 £40,000 +6.66%
Oxfordshire -9 5 £55,000 +25.71%
Middlesex - 3 - -
RHCE
England

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 81 (100.00%) Linux
2 65 (80.25%) Red Hat
3 31 (38.27%) CentOS
4 30 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (35.80%) TCP/IP
5 29 (35.80%) Windows
5 29 (35.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 28 (34.57%) VMware
7 26 (32.10%) UNIX
8 25 (30.86%) VMware Infrastructure
9 23 (28.40%) Perl
10 22 (27.16%) MS Excel
10 22 (27.16%) DNS
11 21 (25.93%) Microsoft
12 20 (24.69%) Firewall
12 20 (24.69%) Bash Shell
13 17 (20.99%) Puppet
13 17 (20.99%) MySQL
13 17 (20.99%) ITIL
14 15 (18.52%) SQL Server
14 15 (18.52%) DHCP
14 15 (18.52%) Cisco
14 15 (18.52%) HTTP
14 15 (18.52%) CISSP
14 15 (18.52%) Finance
15 14 (17.28%) Solaris
15 14 (17.28%) SC Cleared
15 14 (17.28%) DV Cleared
15 14 (17.28%) Security Cleared
16 13 (16.05%) QA

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (11.11%) Apache
1 9 (11.11%) IIS
2 6 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.70%) nginx
4 2 (2.47%) Mule
Applications
1 22 (27.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (35.80%) TCP/IP
2 22 (27.16%) DNS
3 20 (24.69%) Firewall
4 15 (18.52%) DHCP
4 15 (18.52%) HTTP
5 11 (13.58%) FTP
6 10 (12.35%) SMTP
6 10 (12.35%) DMZ
6 10 (12.35%) X.400
6 10 (12.35%) Network Security
7 9 (11.11%) BGP
7 9 (11.11%) OSPF
8 8 (9.88%) Internet
9 6 (7.41%) SAN
9 6 (7.41%) 4G
9 6 (7.41%) LTE
9 6 (7.41%) VoLTE
10 5 (6.17%) tcpdump
10 5 (6.17%) LAN
10 5 (6.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.99%) MySQL
2 15 (18.52%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.94%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Metasploit
General
1 15 (18.52%) Finance
2 9 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.70%) Back Office
4 1 (1.23%) German Language
4 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (37.04%) Administrator
2 27 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
3 26 (32.10%) Linux Engineer
4 23 (28.40%) Systems Administrator
5 20 (24.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 15 (18.52%) Security Engineer
7 14 (17.28%) Systems Engineer
8 10 (12.35%) Network Security Engineer
8 10 (12.35%) Network Engineer
9 9 (11.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 8 (9.88%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 8 (9.88%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
11 6 (7.41%) UNIX Engineer
11 6 (7.41%) Applications Support
12 5 (6.17%) Graduate
13 4 (4.94%) Senior Linux Engineer
14 3 (3.70%) Applications Specialist
14 3 (3.70%) Consultant
14 3 (3.70%) Support Specialist
14 3 (3.70%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) Middleware
1 3 (3.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) CESG
2 5 (6.17%) Open Source
3 4 (4.94%) Clustering
3 4 (4.94%) Derivative
4 3 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.23%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 81 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (38.27%) CentOS
3 29 (35.80%) Windows
3 29 (35.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (32.10%) UNIX
5 14 (17.28%) Solaris
6 11 (13.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (13.58%) FreeBSD
7 8 (9.88%) Ubuntu
8 4 (4.94%) Debian
8 4 (4.94%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (3.70%) SUSE
10 1 (1.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.99%) ITIL
2 9 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 8 (9.88%) Problem Management
4 7 (8.64%) Load Balancing
5 5 (6.17%) SIEM
5 5 (6.17%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (6.17%) Security Management
5 5 (6.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (4.94%) Software Testing
6 4 (4.94%) Service Delivery
6 4 (4.94%) ITIL V3
6 4 (4.94%) Project Planning
7 3 (3.70%) Release Management
7 3 (3.70%) Database Tuning
7 3 (3.70%) High Availability
7 3 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (3.70%) Change Control
8 2 (2.47%) Migration
8 2 (2.47%) Server Monitoring
9 1 (1.23%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (28.40%) Perl
2 20 (24.69%) Bash Shell
3 8 (9.88%) Python
4 7 (8.64%) Shell Script
5 6 (7.41%) SQL
6 5 (6.17%) Ruby
6 5 (6.17%) PHP
6 5 (6.17%) C
7 3 (3.70%) Java
8 2 (2.47%) C-shell
9 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (18.52%) CISSP
3 14 (17.28%) SC Cleared
3 14 (17.28%) DV Cleared
3 14 (17.28%) Security Cleared
4 13 (16.05%) MCSE
4 13 (16.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (13.58%) Degree
5 11 (13.58%) CCNP
5 11 (13.58%) CCNA
6 5 (6.17%) OSCP
6 5 (6.17%) OSCE
6 5 (6.17%) SCSA
6 5 (6.17%) CEH
7 4 (4.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (3.70%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.23%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (1.23%) MCDST
9 1 (1.23%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.23%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.05%) QA
2 5 (6.17%) PCI DSS
2 5 (6.17%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (30.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (14.81%) vSphere
3 11 (13.58%) KVM
3 11 (13.58%) Active Directory
4 5 (6.17%) VMware ESX
4 5 (6.17%) Snort
4 5 (6.17%) Nmap
5 3 (3.70%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.70%) XenApp
5 3 (3.70%) NFS
6 2 (2.47%) Squid
7 1 (1.23%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.23%) vCloud
7 1 (1.23%) VMFS
7 1 (1.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 17 (20.99%) Puppet
2 13 (16.05%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (8.64%) Cobbler
4 5 (6.17%) Nessus
5 3 (3.70%) Plesk
6 1 (1.23%) HP SIM
6 1 (1.23%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 65 (80.25%) Red Hat
2 28 (34.57%) VMware
3 21 (25.93%) Microsoft
4 15 (18.52%) Cisco
5 11 (13.58%) HP
6 9 (11.11%) Sun
7 8 (9.88%) Oracle
8 7 (8.64%) Citrix
9 5 (6.17%) Imperva
9 5 (6.17%) JBoss
9 5 (6.17%) Sophos
9 5 (6.17%) Veritas
10 3 (3.70%) Riverbed
10 3 (3.70%) Redknee
10 3 (3.70%) Juniper
11 1 (1.23%) Altiris
11 1 (1.23%) BMC
11 1 (1.23%) EMC
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + on-call + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 48,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago