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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Certified Architect (RHCA)
UK
Rank 831 937 942
Rank change year-on-year
+106 +5
Permanent jobs citing RHCA 26 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.009% 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.032% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 11
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +44.73%
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £50,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +31.57%

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
20846 28514 29394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.75% 27.90% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16462 22823 23390
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 24 February 2017 within the UK.

RHCA Salary Histogram in the UK

RHCA
Top 9 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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +119 26 £65,000 +4.00% 1
London +90 15 £75,000 +20.00%
South East +51 6 £67,500 +22.72%
City of London - 6 £75,000 -
Surrey - 6 £67,500 -
West Midlands - 5 £53,000 -
Staines - 4 £67,500 -
Birmingham - 4 £47,250 -
Egham - 2 £67,500 -

RHCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 46 (83.64%) Linux
2 43 (78.18%) Red Hat
3 31 (56.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (49.09%) Windows
5 25 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (41.82%) Python
7 22 (40.00%) CentOS
8 21 (38.18%) RHCE
9 20 (36.36%) Microsoft
10 19 (34.55%) Perl
10 19 (34.55%) ITSM
10 19 (34.55%) VMware
11 15 (27.27%) Unix
12 14 (25.45%) ITIL
12 14 (25.45%) Finance
12 14 (25.45%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (23.64%) Puppet
13 13 (23.64%) Data Centre
14 12 (21.82%) Open Source
14 12 (21.82%) High Availability
14 12 (21.82%) OpenStack
14 12 (21.82%) Linux Command Line
14 12 (21.82%) MCSE
14 12 (21.82%) MS Excel
15 11 (20.00%) Oracle
15 11 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
15 11 (20.00%) Degree
15 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
16 10 (18.18%) Incident Management
16 10 (18.18%) LAMP

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 12 (21.82%) OpenStack
2 9 (16.36%) Apache
2 9 (16.36%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (21.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) IaaS
1 9 (16.36%) PaaS
1 9 (16.36%) SaaS
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.82%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.36%) DNS
1 9 (16.36%) Internet
2 3 (5.45%) LDAP
2 3 (5.45%) SAN
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (3.64%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (3.64%) Firewall
3 2 (3.64%) Network Security
3 2 (3.64%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (3.64%) Wireless
4 1 (1.82%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.82%) IPsec
4 1 (1.82%) SSH
4 1 (1.82%) SSL
4 1 (1.82%) VoIP
4 1 (1.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) MySQL
2 9 (16.36%) MongoDB
2 9 (16.36%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (16.36%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.91%) Big Data
4 2 (3.64%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.64%) DB2
5 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 14 (25.45%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Banking
3 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.45%) Retail
5 2 (3.64%) Games
6 1 (1.82%) Advertising
6 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (43.64%) Linux Engineer
2 15 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (18.18%) Cloud Specialist
3 10 (18.18%) Linux Specialist
3 10 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (16.36%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (16.36%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (16.36%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 9 (16.36%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 7 (12.73%) Architect
5 7 (12.73%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 7 (12.73%) Security Architect
6 6 (10.91%) CISSP Architect
6 6 (10.91%) CISSP Consultant
6 6 (10.91%) Consultant
6 6 (10.91%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 6 (10.91%) Network Consultant
6 6 (10.91%) Network Security Architect
6 6 (10.91%) Security Consultant
6 6 (10.91%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.18%) LAMP
2 9 (16.36%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (3.64%) REST
3 2 (3.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) Data Centre
2 12 (21.82%) Linux Command Line
3 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 7 (12.73%) PKI
5 5 (9.09%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (3.64%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 46 (83.64%) Linux
2 27 (49.09%) Windows
3 25 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (40.00%) CentOS
5 15 (27.27%) Unix
6 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) ITSM
2 14 (25.45%) ITIL
3 12 (21.82%) High Availability
3 12 (21.82%) Open Source
4 10 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 10 (18.18%) Information Security
5 9 (16.36%) ITIL V3
5 9 (16.36%) Line Management
5 9 (16.36%) Mathematics
6 8 (14.55%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (12.73%) Data Loss Prevention
7 7 (12.73%) Information Security Management
7 7 (12.73%) Presales
7 7 (12.73%) Security Auditing
7 7 (12.73%) Security Management
7 7 (12.73%) Server Hardening
7 7 (12.73%) Threat Detection
7 7 (12.73%) Virtual Environments
8 6 (10.91%) SIEM
9 5 (9.09%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.82%) Python
2 19 (34.55%) Perl
3 9 (16.36%) PHP
4 4 (7.27%) C
4 4 (7.27%) C++
4 4 (7.27%) Java
5 2 (3.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (56.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (38.18%) RHCE
3 12 (21.82%) MCSE
4 11 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (20.00%) Degree
5 7 (12.73%) CCDP
5 7 (12.73%) CCIE
5 7 (12.73%) CEH
5 7 (12.73%) CISA
5 7 (12.73%) CISM
5 7 (12.73%) CISSP
5 7 (12.73%) ISACA
5 7 (12.73%) RHCSA
6 6 (10.91%) CompTIA Security+
6 6 (10.91%) Security+ Certification
7 4 (7.27%) CCNA
8 3 (5.45%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (5.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (3.64%) JNCIA
9 2 (3.64%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) GPG13
1 7 (12.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (12.73%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.82%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.82%) EMIR
2 1 (1.82%) MiFID
System Software
1 14 (25.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (7.27%) KVM
4 2 (3.64%) NFS
4 2 (3.64%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.82%) vCloud
5 1 (1.82%) vSphere
5 1 (1.82%) XenApp
5 1 (1.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (23.64%) Puppet
2 6 (10.91%) CSIRT
3 5 (9.09%) Nagios
3 5 (9.09%) ZABBIX
4 2 (3.64%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.82%) Ansible
Vendors
1 43 (78.18%) Red Hat
2 20 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 19 (34.55%) VMware
4 11 (20.00%) Oracle
5 9 (16.36%) Cisco
6 5 (9.09%) New Relic
6 5 (9.09%) SolarWinds
7 4 (7.27%) ArcSight
7 4 (7.27%) HP
8 2 (3.64%) Aruba
8 2 (3.64%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.64%) Citrix
8 2 (3.64%) Extreme Networks
8 2 (3.64%) F5
8 2 (3.64%) Fortinet
8 2 (3.64%) Juniper
8 2 (3.64%) NetApp
8 2 (3.64%) Palo Alto
8 2 (3.64%) SonicWALL
8 2 (3.64%) WatchGuard
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