The table below looks at the statistics for RHCE in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RHCE over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 237 228 217
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.017% 0.016% 0.039%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.057% 0.060% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,233 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.55% -6.66%
RHCE
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1756 1666 1499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.56% 27.23% 29.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1400 1332 1270
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,650 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

RHCE Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

RHCE
Salary Trend in the South West

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

RHCE Salary Trend in the South West

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (50.00%) Qualys

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HornetQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Gluster
1 1 (50.00%) KVM
1 1 (50.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Pingdom
1 1 (50.00%) Graylog
1 1 (50.00%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (50.00%) Qualys
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk