The table below looks at the statistics for RHCE in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RHCE over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
UK
Rank 802 824 845
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +21
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 60 128 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% 0.45% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 52 116 91
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,759 £33,750 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,294 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.83% -3.79%

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
20760 28585 29025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.72% 27.91% 27.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16426 22892 23133
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

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing RHCE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

RHCE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RHCE
Salary Trend

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

RHCE Salary Trend in the UK

RHCE
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RHCE over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 within the UK.

RHCE Salary Histogram in the UK

RHCE
Top 28 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RHCE within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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 +12 59 £55,000 +10.00% 8
London +33 35 £58,000 +5.45% 5
City of London +26 11 £75,000 +36.36% 1
East of England +23 7 £43,750 +45.83% 1
West Midlands - 7 £53,000 -
North West -33 6 £21,500 -38.57%
Birmingham - 6 £47,250 -
Cambridge +9 3 £45,000 +50.00%
Cambridgeshire +2 3 £45,000 +50.00%
Hertfordshire - 3 £42,500 - 1
South East +50 2 £32,250 -38.57%
Manchester -32 2 £28,000 -20.00%
Lancashire - 2 £17,000 -
Blackburn - 2 £17,000 -
Cheshire - 2 - -
Essex +21 1 - -
South West +20 1 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Scotland +19 1 £45,000 -
Bath +2 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Edinburgh -1 1 £45,000 -
Somerset -4 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Yorkshire - 1 £35,094 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £35,094 - 1
Surrey - 1 £28,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £36,500 -
Redhill - 1 £28,000 -
Leeds - 1 £35,094 -
Brentwood - 1 - -

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing RHCE 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 RHCE.

1 111 (98.23%) Linux
2 86 (76.11%) Red Hat
3 73 (64.60%) VMware
4 59 (52.21%) Puppet
5 51 (45.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 44 (38.94%) Apache
7 41 (36.28%) Finance
8 38 (33.63%) Windows
9 37 (32.74%) VMware Infrastructure
9 37 (32.74%) RHCSA
10 35 (30.97%) TCP/IP
11 34 (30.09%) ITIL
11 34 (30.09%) MySQL
12 33 (29.20%) Perl
13 31 (27.43%) Tomcat
13 31 (27.43%) Bash Shell
14 30 (26.55%) LAMP
15 25 (22.12%) DNS
15 25 (22.12%) Microsoft Certification
16 24 (21.24%) Nagios
16 24 (21.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 23 (20.35%) Python
17 23 (20.35%) Unix
17 23 (20.35%) MCSE
18 22 (19.47%) Solaris
18 22 (19.47%) Amazon AWS
19 21 (18.58%) CentOS
19 21 (18.58%) Active Directory
20 20 (17.70%) Cisco
20 20 (17.70%) PHP

RHCE
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 44 (38.94%) Apache
2 31 (27.43%) Tomcat
3 20 (17.70%) OpenStack
4 17 (15.04%) nginx
5 11 (9.73%) JBoss
6 10 (8.85%) Confluence
7 6 (5.31%) IIS
7 6 (5.31%) Liferay
7 6 (5.31%) MS Exchange
8 4 (3.54%) IBM Notes
9 3 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.88%) CMS
10 1 (0.88%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.88%) WildFly
Applications
1 8 (7.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (19.47%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (9.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (7.08%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (4.42%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (3.54%) SaaS
6 2 (1.77%) IaaS
6 2 (1.77%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.77%) PaaS
7 1 (0.88%) Office 365
7 1 (0.88%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 35 (30.97%) TCP/IP
2 25 (22.12%) DNS
3 18 (15.93%) HTTP
4 16 (14.16%) SMTP
5 14 (12.39%) DHCP
5 14 (12.39%) Firewall
6 13 (11.50%) LDAP
6 13 (11.50%) SAN
7 11 (9.73%) NAS
8 10 (8.85%) Telnet
9 9 (7.96%) FTP
9 9 (7.96%) SSL
9 9 (7.96%) VPN
10 8 (7.08%) Intrusion Detection
10 8 (7.08%) iSCSI
10 8 (7.08%) Network Security
10 8 (7.08%) SSH
10 8 (7.08%) WAN
11 6 (5.31%) SNMP
11 6 (5.31%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (30.09%) MySQL
2 12 (10.62%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (7.96%) Redis
4 7 (6.19%) NoSQL
5 6 (5.31%) InterSystems Cache
5 6 (5.31%) Oracle Database
6 5 (4.42%) Big Data
6 5 (4.42%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.77%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.77%) DB2
7 2 (1.77%) MariaDB
7 2 (1.77%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (12.39%) JIRA
2 10 (8.85%) Hudson
2 10 (8.85%) Jenkins
3 9 (7.96%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (3.54%) Fiddler
4 4 (3.54%) MSBuild
4 4 (3.54%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.54%) TeamCity
General
1 41 (36.28%) Finance
2 16 (14.16%) Banking
3 5 (4.42%) Marketing
4 4 (3.54%) French Language
4 4 (3.54%) Retail
4 4 (3.54%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.65%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.65%) Games
6 2 (1.77%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 54 (47.79%) Linux Engineer
2 20 (17.70%) Systems Engineer
3 18 (15.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (12.39%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 12 (10.62%) Administrator
6 11 (9.73%) Linux Administrator
7 9 (7.96%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (7.96%) VMware Engineer
8 8 (7.08%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 8 (7.08%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 6 (5.31%) Designer
10 5 (4.42%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 5 (4.42%) Senior VMware Engineer
11 4 (3.54%) 1st Line Support
11 4 (3.54%) Cloud Architect
11 4 (3.54%) Cloud Consultant
11 4 (3.54%) Cloud Engineer
11 4 (3.54%) DevOps Systems Engineer
11 4 (3.54%) IT Architect
11 4 (3.54%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (26.55%) LAMP
2 11 (9.73%) LEMP Stack
3 8 (7.08%) LAPP Stack
4 6 (5.31%) JDBC
4 6 (5.31%) Middleware
4 6 (5.31%) Web Services
5 4 (3.54%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (1.77%) FreeSWITCH
7 1 (0.88%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.88%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.81%) Data Centre
2 15 (13.27%) Clustering
3 9 (7.96%) Linux Command Line
4 7 (6.19%) Private Cloud
5 6 (5.31%) Wiki
6 4 (3.54%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.54%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.65%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.65%) Online Games
8 2 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.77%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.88%) CMDB
9 1 (0.88%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.88%) GPGPU
9 1 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.88%) NHS
9 1 (0.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 111 (98.23%) Linux
2 51 (45.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 38 (33.63%) Windows
4 23 (20.35%) Unix
5 22 (19.47%) Solaris
6 21 (18.58%) CentOS
7 15 (13.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (8.85%) Windows Server
9 7 (6.19%) Ubuntu
10 6 (5.31%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 5 (4.42%) Debian
11 5 (4.42%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (3.54%) Fedora
13 2 (1.77%) AIX
13 2 (1.77%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.88%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (30.09%) ITIL
2 18 (15.93%) Configuration Management
2 18 (15.93%) High Availability
3 17 (15.04%) DevOps
3 17 (15.04%) Load Balancing
4 14 (12.39%) Migration
4 14 (12.39%) Open Source
5 11 (9.73%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (7.08%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (6.19%) Cryptography
7 7 (6.19%) Line Management
7 7 (6.19%) Operations Management
7 7 (6.19%) SDLC
8 6 (5.31%) E-Commerce
8 6 (5.31%) Memory Management
9 5 (4.42%) Mentoring
10 4 (3.54%) Analytics
10 4 (3.54%) Data Analytics
10 4 (3.54%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (3.54%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (29.20%) Perl
2 31 (27.43%) Bash Shell
3 23 (20.35%) Python
4 20 (17.70%) PHP
4 20 (17.70%) SQL
5 14 (12.39%) Java
5 14 (12.39%) PowerShell
6 13 (11.50%) Shell Script
7 9 (7.96%) Korn
7 9 (7.96%) Ruby
8 8 (7.08%) AWK
9 7 (6.19%) Bourne shell
10 6 (5.31%) sed
11 1 (0.88%) C
11 1 (0.88%) Go
Qualifications
1 37 (32.74%) RHCSA
2 25 (22.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (21.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 23 (20.35%) MCSE
5 19 (16.81%) RHCA
6 13 (11.50%) CCNA
6 13 (11.50%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (9.73%) Degree
8 10 (8.85%) Security Cleared
9 9 (7.96%) MCSA
10 6 (5.31%) LPIC
11 5 (4.42%) CCNP
11 5 (4.42%) CISSP
12 4 (3.54%) CCEA
12 4 (3.54%) CCIE
12 4 (3.54%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (3.54%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (3.54%) SCSA
12 4 (3.54%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 4 (3.54%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.77%) SLA
2 1 (0.88%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.88%) EMIR
2 1 (0.88%) MiFID
2 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 37 (32.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (18.58%) Active Directory
3 19 (16.81%) VMware ESXi
4 16 (14.16%) Docker
5 14 (12.39%) NFS
6 13 (11.50%) Varnish
7 10 (8.85%) Postfix
7 10 (8.85%) vSphere
8 9 (7.96%) Hyper-V
8 9 (7.96%) Sendmail
8 9 (7.96%) VMware ESX
9 8 (7.08%) iptables
10 6 (5.31%) Samba
10 6 (5.31%) Squid
11 3 (2.65%) KVM
12 2 (1.77%) OpenSIPS
12 2 (1.77%) PowerHA
12 2 (1.77%) Xen
13 1 (0.88%) XenApp
13 1 (0.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 59 (52.21%) Puppet
2 24 (21.24%) Nagios
3 14 (12.39%) Ansible
3 14 (12.39%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (8.85%) ZABBIX
5 6 (5.31%) Nmap
5 6 (5.31%) vRealize
6 5 (4.42%) Red Hat Satellite
6 5 (4.42%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 3 (2.65%) CFEngine
7 3 (2.65%) cPanel
7 3 (2.65%) Plesk
8 2 (1.77%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.77%) SCCM
9 1 (0.88%) Cacti
9 1 (0.88%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.88%) Grafana
9 1 (0.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.88%) Pacemaker
9 1 (0.88%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 86 (76.11%) Red Hat
2 73 (64.60%) VMware
3 20 (17.70%) Cisco
4 16 (14.16%) Microsoft
5 15 (13.27%) Oracle
6 13 (11.50%) NetApp
7 8 (7.08%) EMC
8 7 (6.19%) Citrix
8 7 (6.19%) New Relic
8 7 (6.19%) SolarWinds
9 6 (5.31%) CheckPoint
9 6 (5.31%) Novell
9 6 (5.31%) SAP
9 6 (5.31%) Sun
10 5 (4.42%) Google
10 5 (4.42%) HP
10 5 (4.42%) Juniper
11 4 (3.54%) Atlassian
11 4 (3.54%) Lotus
11 4 (3.54%) Palo Alto
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