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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 235 210 214
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +4
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.034% 0.019% 0.058%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.099% 0.068% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £36,750 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.07% +14.03%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +17.33%
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2024 1462 1877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.24% 28.17% 36.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1612 1205 1577
Average salary £40,000 £39,875 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.31% +6.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RHCE across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

RHCE Salary Histogram in the South West

RHCE
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RHCE within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 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
Bristol -7 1 £45,000 +38.46%
Devon - 1 £28,500 -
RHCE
England

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Fedora
3 3 (50.00%) Derivative
3 3 (50.00%) Time Management
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) CentOS
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) VCAP
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) MCSE
4 2 (33.33%) MCSA
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) UNIX
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) HPUX

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Junior
2 3 (50.00%) Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Linux Support
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Support
4 1 (16.67%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Network Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Derivative
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Fedora
2 3 (50.00%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) HPUX
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) MCSA
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (33.33%) VCAP
2 1 (16.67%) VCP4
2 1 (16.67%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec