The table below looks at the statistics for RHCA in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RHCA over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Certified Architect (RHCA)
Rank 872 916 872
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -44
Permanent jobs citing RHCA 26 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.009% 0.011%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.087% 0.035% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 23 6 3
Average salary £50,000 £36,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £48,250 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £36,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29798 31702 29646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.26% 27.10% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 23777 24807 23844
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

RHCA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RHCA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

RHCA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RHCA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RHCA within the UK.

RHCA Salary Trend in the UK

RHCA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RHCA over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 within the UK.

RHCA Salary Histogram in the UK

RHCA
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RHCA within the UK over the 3 months to 3 August 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
England +37 26 £50,000 +38.88% 2
South East +18 10 £47,500 +35.71%
Berkshire +14 6 £47,500 +35.71%
London - 6 £55,000 -
East of England +20 5 £56,000 +8.73%
Cambridgeshire +14 5 £56,000 +8.73%
Manchester - 5 £35,000 -
Windsor - 5 £47,500 -
City of London - 5 £55,000 -
North West - 5 £35,000 -
Hampshire - 4 £50,000 -
Farnborough - 4 £50,000 -
Cambridge +19 2 £53,000 +2.91%

RHCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing RHCA 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 RHCA.

1 31 (86.11%) Red Hat
2 30 (83.33%) Linux
3 25 (69.44%) RHCE
4 17 (47.22%) VMware
4 17 (47.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (33.33%) nginx
5 12 (33.33%) Debian
5 12 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (33.33%) FTP
5 12 (33.33%) DNS
5 12 (33.33%) Apache
5 12 (33.33%) MySQL
6 10 (27.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (27.78%) Windows
6 10 (27.78%) CCNA
6 10 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (27.78%) Data Centre
7 9 (25.00%) Cisco
7 9 (25.00%) Citrix
8 8 (22.22%) SAN
8 8 (22.22%) UNIX
8 8 (22.22%) Statistics
9 7 (19.44%) vSphere
9 7 (19.44%) LAN
9 7 (19.44%) WAN
9 7 (19.44%) Data Security
10 6 (16.67%) Firewall
10 6 (16.67%) NetApp
10 6 (16.67%) Python
10 6 (16.67%) MCSE

RHCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing RHCA 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 RHCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (33.33%) Apache
1 12 (33.33%) nginx
2 3 (8.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) FTP
1 12 (33.33%) DNS
2 8 (22.22%) SAN
3 7 (19.44%) LAN
3 7 (19.44%) WAN
4 6 (16.67%) Firewall
5 3 (8.33%) NAS
6 1 (2.78%) Wireless
6 1 (2.78%) Intranet
6 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) MySQL
1 12 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Subversion
1 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
1 3 (8.33%) Banking
1 3 (8.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Administrator
2 10 (27.78%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (27.78%) Linux Administrator
3 9 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 7 (19.44%) Support Engineer
4 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Linux Support
6 1 (2.78%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 8 (22.22%) Statistics
3 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (83.33%) Linux
2 17 (47.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (33.33%) Debian
4 10 (27.78%) Windows
5 8 (22.22%) UNIX
6 1 (2.78%) HPUX
6 1 (2.78%) Solaris
6 1 (2.78%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Data Security
2 6 (16.67%) Market Research
3 5 (13.89%) Open Source
3 5 (13.89%) ITIL
3 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
4 4 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 4 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.78%) Project Management
6 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
1 6 (16.67%) Python
1 6 (16.67%) Ruby
1 6 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 5 (13.89%) Perl
3 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (69.44%) RHCE
2 10 (27.78%) CCNA
2 10 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (27.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (16.67%) MCSE
4 5 (13.89%) MCITP
4 5 (13.89%) RHCSA
5 4 (11.11%) VCDX
5 4 (11.11%) VCAP
5 4 (11.11%) CCNP
6 1 (2.78%) Sun Certification
6 1 (2.78%) SCSA
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) vSphere
2 6 (16.67%) VMware Server
3 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (11.11%) vCloud
5 3 (8.33%) XenApp
6 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Puppet
2 4 (11.11%) Nagios
3 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (8.33%) Ansible
4 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 31 (86.11%) Red Hat
2 17 (47.22%) VMware
3 9 (25.00%) Citrix
3 9 (25.00%) Cisco
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle
4 6 (16.67%) NetApp
5 4 (11.11%) EMC
6 1 (2.78%) Sun
6 1 (2.78%) HP
6 1 (2.78%) Symantec
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago