The table below looks at the statistics for RHCE in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RHCE over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 86 101 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.71% 0.17% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.33% 0.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
RHCE
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Qualifications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
344 441 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 30.39% 38.25% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 316 393 218
Average salary £38,400 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £26,500 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

RHCE Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

RHCE
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

RHCE Salary Trend in South Wales

RHCE
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RHCE within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Cardiff - 3 £37,500 -
Newport - 3 £38,500 -
Torfaen - 2 £45,000 -
RHCE
Wales

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (87.50%) Apache
3 13 (81.25%) Red Hat
4 10 (62.50%) VMware
5 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (56.25%) SAN
6 8 (50.00%) IBM
6 8 (50.00%) ITIL
6 8 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (50.00%) LAMP
7 6 (37.50%) PowerHA
7 6 (37.50%) Clustering
7 6 (37.50%) NetBackup
7 6 (37.50%) Firewall
7 6 (37.50%) AIX
7 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
7 6 (37.50%) Veritas
7 6 (37.50%) Cisco
7 6 (37.50%) IBM AIX Certification
7 6 (37.50%) Internet
7 6 (37.50%) HACMP
8 5 (31.25%) Solaris
8 5 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (25.00%) UNIX
10 3 (18.75%) HP
10 3 (18.75%) Dell
10 3 (18.75%) SQL
10 3 (18.75%) MySQL
10 3 (18.75%) HPUX
10 3 (18.75%) Tomcat

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (87.50%) Apache
2 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
3 2 (12.50%) ColdFusion
3 2 (12.50%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) SAN
2 6 (37.50%) Internet
2 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) Kerberos
3 2 (12.50%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
2 2 (12.50%) Big Data
General
1 2 (12.50%) Advertising
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Linux Support
2 6 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Linux Support Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) AIX Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) HACMP
1 6 (37.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (37.50%) AIX
4 5 (31.25%) Solaris
5 4 (25.00%) UNIX
6 3 (18.75%) HPUX
7 2 (12.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) Low Latency
3 2 (12.50%) Line Management
3 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Competitive Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 2 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) IBM AIX Certification
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (37.50%) PowerHA
3 2 (12.50%) Squid
3 2 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Red Hat
2 10 (62.50%) VMware
3 8 (50.00%) IBM
4 6 (37.50%) Cisco
4 6 (37.50%) Veritas
5 3 (18.75%) HP
5 3 (18.75%) Dell
5 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds