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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Certified Architect (RHCA)
Rank 863 919 950
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +31
Permanent jobs citing RHCA 33 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.020% 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.074% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 18
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +42.85%

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
24908 29553 30654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.05% 27.30% 27.19%
Number of salaries quoted 20025 23844 23923
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

RHCA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing RHCA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016 within the UK.

RHCA Salary Histogram in the UK

RHCA
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RHCA within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +57 28 £52,500 +5.00% 4
South East +38 21 £45,250 -7.17% 2
Berkshire +27 18 £45,000 -5.26%
Bracknell - 16 £42,500 -
London - 5 £55,000 - 1
Surrey +14 2 - - 2
Camberley -4 2 - - 1
East of England +17 1 £55,000 +3.77%
North West +8 1 £30,000 - 1
Hampshire +1 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Farnborough -4 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Manchester -5 1 £30,000 - 1
Reading - 1 £45,500 -
Hayes - 1 £80,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £55,000 -

RHCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing RHCA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for RHCA.

1 50 (84.75%) Linux
2 47 (79.66%) Cisco Certification
3 46 (77.97%) VMware
4 43 (72.88%) Cisco
5 42 (71.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 42 (71.19%) CCNA
5 42 (71.19%) Red Hat
5 42 (71.19%) VMware Infrastructure
6 41 (69.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 41 (69.49%) vSphere
7 40 (67.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 36 (61.02%) Analytical Skills
9 35 (59.32%) Office 365
9 35 (59.32%) XenApp
9 35 (59.32%) Citrix
9 35 (59.32%) IIS
10 34 (57.63%) Finance
11 32 (54.24%) Internet
11 32 (54.24%) Change Control
11 32 (54.24%) RHCSA
12 30 (50.85%) LAN
12 30 (50.85%) WAN
13 28 (47.46%) Wireless
14 25 (42.37%) Microsoft
15 23 (38.98%) PCI DSS
16 21 (35.59%) PowerShell
16 21 (35.59%) MS Excel
17 20 (33.90%) MCSE
17 20 (33.90%) Oracle
18 19 (32.20%) CCNP

RHCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (59.32%) IIS
2 16 (27.12%) Exchange Server 2007
2 16 (27.12%) MS Exchange
3 7 (11.86%) Apache
4 5 (8.47%) Tomcat
5 4 (6.78%) JBoss
5 4 (6.78%) WildFly
6 2 (3.39%) nginx
Applications
1 21 (35.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 35 (59.32%) Office 365
2 4 (6.78%) IaaS
2 4 (6.78%) PaaS
2 4 (6.78%) SaaS
3 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (54.24%) Internet
2 30 (50.85%) LAN
2 30 (50.85%) WAN
3 28 (47.46%) Wireless
4 19 (32.20%) SAN
5 17 (28.81%) Firewall
6 16 (27.12%) Intranet
7 15 (25.42%) NAS
8 6 (10.17%) DNS
9 1 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.69%) FTP
9 1 (1.69%) IPsec
9 1 (1.69%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.69%) LDAP
9 1 (1.69%) SSH
9 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.51%) Relational Database
2 7 (11.86%) MySQL
3 5 (8.47%) Big Data
3 5 (8.47%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.47%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
General
1 34 (57.63%) Finance
2 14 (23.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (76.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (30.51%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (27.12%) VMware Engineer
4 14 (23.73%) LAN Engineer
4 14 (23.73%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 14 (23.73%) WAN Engineer
5 13 (22.03%) Citrix Engineer
5 13 (22.03%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
5 13 (22.03%) PowerShell Engineer
6 12 (20.34%) Senior Citrix Engineer
6 12 (20.34%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 11 (18.64%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (13.56%) Cloud Engineer
9 6 (10.17%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (10.17%) Consultant
10 5 (8.47%) Architect
10 5 (8.47%) Network Architect
10 5 (8.47%) Network Consultant
10 5 (8.47%) Network Security Consultant
10 5 (8.47%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.17%) LAMP
2 4 (6.78%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (1.69%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 36 (61.02%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (32.20%) PKI
3 16 (27.12%) Statistics
4 14 (23.73%) Cryptography
5 7 (11.86%) Data Centre
6 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
6 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
6 4 (6.78%) Mathematics
7 3 (5.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 50 (84.75%) Linux
2 40 (67.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (27.12%) Windows
4 6 (10.17%) CentOS
5 4 (6.78%) Unix
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.39%) Debian
7 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (54.24%) Change Control
2 13 (22.03%) ITIL
2 13 (22.03%) Mentoring
2 13 (22.03%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (22.03%) Project Management
3 12 (20.34%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (18.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (18.64%) GAP Analysis
5 8 (13.56%) High Availability
6 5 (8.47%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (8.47%) Data Loss Prevention
6 5 (8.47%) Information Security
6 5 (8.47%) Information Security Management
6 5 (8.47%) Line Management
6 5 (8.47%) Presales
6 5 (8.47%) Security Auditing
6 5 (8.47%) Server Hardening
6 5 (8.47%) SIEM
6 5 (8.47%) Threat Detection
6 5 (8.47%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.59%) PowerShell
2 14 (23.73%) SQL
3 6 (10.17%) Perl
4 5 (8.47%) Java
4 5 (8.47%) PHP
4 5 (8.47%) Python
5 4 (6.78%) Bash Shell
5 4 (6.78%) C
5 4 (6.78%) C++
5 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 47 (79.66%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (71.19%) CCNA
2 42 (71.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (69.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 32 (54.24%) RHCSA
5 20 (33.90%) MCSE
6 19 (32.20%) CCNP
7 18 (30.51%) MCSA
8 15 (25.42%) MCITP
9 5 (8.47%) CCDP
9 5 (8.47%) CCIE
9 5 (8.47%) CEH
9 5 (8.47%) CISA
9 5 (8.47%) CISM
9 5 (8.47%) CISSP
9 5 (8.47%) EMCISA
9 5 (8.47%) EMCSA
9 5 (8.47%) ISACA
9 5 (8.47%) Security+ Certification
9 5 (8.47%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (38.98%) PCI DSS
2 14 (23.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (8.47%) GPG13
3 5 (8.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (71.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (69.49%) vSphere
3 35 (59.32%) XenApp
4 18 (30.51%) Active Directory
5 17 (28.81%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (8.47%) vCloud
7 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.39%) iptables
8 1 (1.69%) Docker
8 1 (1.69%) NFS
8 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) Puppet
2 5 (8.47%) Ansible
3 4 (6.78%) Nagios
4 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (3.39%) Consul
6 1 (1.69%) BMC Marimba
6 1 (1.69%) Cacti
6 1 (1.69%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.69%) Graphite
6 1 (1.69%) logstash
6 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.69%) Salt
6 1 (1.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 46 (77.97%) VMware
2 43 (72.88%) Cisco
3 42 (71.19%) Red Hat
4 35 (59.32%) Citrix
5 25 (42.37%) Microsoft
6 20 (33.90%) Oracle
7 5 (8.47%) EMC
8 2 (3.39%) Nimsoft
9 1 (1.69%) Dell
9 1 (1.69%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (1.69%) EqualLogic
9 1 (1.69%) NetApp
9 1 (1.69%) RightScale
9 1 (1.69%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.69%) Veeam
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