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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 817 863 877
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +14
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 116 95 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.087% 0.094%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.44% 0.32% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 96 86 78
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,750 £45,000 £47,250
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -4.76%

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
26169 29975 32649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.60% 27.38% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21186 23766 25865
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 28 June 2016 within the UK.

RHCE Salary Histogram in the UK

RHCE
Top 30 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 28 June 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 +56 114 £51,000 +7.36% 12
South East +58 47 £37,500 -21.05% 9
London +23 41 £60,000 +4.34% 1
Hampshire +25 30 £37,500 -37.50% 5
Berkshire +20 15 £60,000 +23.07% 3
South West +13 11 - - 1
Gloucestershire - 11 - - 1
Basingstoke - 10 £37,500 - 1
East of England +34 8 £46,500 -16.96%
Hertfordshire +32 8 £46,500 +16.25%
Yorkshire +29 8 £45,000 +21.62% 1
Andover -3 8 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Gloucester - 8 - -
Southampton - 7 £35,000 - 2
Welwyn Garden City - 6 £46,500 -
Bracknell - 6 £56,600 -
City of London +54 5 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Portsmouth +3 5 £37,000 -17.77% 1
Mayfair - 5 £100,000 -
Reading +18 4 £60,000 +17.07% 2
West Yorkshire +11 4 £45,000 +21.62% 1
Leeds +21 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
North Yorkshire - 3 - -
York - 3 - -
Brighton - 2 £36,828 -
East Sussex - 2 £36,828 -
South Yorkshire +15 1 - -
South Wales +6 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Wales +4 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Scotland - 1 £50,000 -

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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.

1 220 (92.83%) Linux
2 162 (68.35%) Red Hat
3 129 (54.43%) VMware
4 114 (48.10%) Perl
5 107 (45.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 102 (43.04%) Puppet
7 97 (40.93%) Bash Shell
8 93 (39.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 87 (36.71%) Cisco
10 84 (35.44%) TCP/IP
11 79 (33.33%) Windows
11 79 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
12 78 (32.91%) Oracle
13 75 (31.65%) Apache
14 69 (29.11%) Microsoft
15 68 (28.69%) ITIL
15 68 (28.69%) Python
16 67 (28.27%) MySQL
17 66 (27.85%) DNS
18 65 (27.43%) LAMP
19 63 (26.58%) Java
20 62 (26.16%) CentOS
20 62 (26.16%) RHCSA
21 61 (25.74%) CCNA
21 61 (25.74%) Finance
22 59 (24.89%) HP
23 56 (23.63%) Configuration Management
23 56 (23.63%) SQL
24 55 (23.21%) Firewall
25 54 (22.78%) Tomcat

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 75 (31.65%) Apache
2 54 (22.78%) Tomcat
3 19 (8.02%) JBoss
4 15 (6.33%) OpenStack
5 13 (5.49%) MS Exchange
6 11 (4.64%) Confluence
6 11 (4.64%) IIS
7 10 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (4.22%) Liferay
8 9 (3.80%) nginx
9 8 (3.38%) WebSphere
10 6 (2.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 6 (2.53%) SharePoint
10 6 (2.53%) Skype for Business
11 5 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.84%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.84%) WebLogic Portal
13 1 (0.42%) CMS
13 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (5.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.84%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.11%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.42%) Magento
2 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 40 (16.88%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (9.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (5.06%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (4.22%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (2.53%) Rackspace Cloud
6 5 (2.11%) SoftLayer
7 3 (1.27%) Office 365
8 2 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.84%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.84%) Route 53
8 2 (0.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.42%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.42%) IaaS
9 1 (0.42%) PaaS
9 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (35.44%) TCP/IP
2 66 (27.85%) DNS
3 55 (23.21%) Firewall
4 49 (20.68%) SAN
5 35 (14.77%) SSL
6 34 (14.35%) DHCP
7 27 (11.39%) HTTP
7 27 (11.39%) iSCSI
8 26 (10.97%) LDAP
8 26 (10.97%) SMTP
9 21 (8.86%) tcpdump
10 20 (8.44%) BGP
11 18 (7.59%) OSPF
12 16 (6.75%) Internet
12 16 (6.75%) Telnet
13 15 (6.33%) MPLS
13 15 (6.33%) WAN
14 14 (5.91%) VLAN
14 14 (5.91%) Wireless
14 14 (5.91%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (28.27%) MySQL
2 32 (13.50%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (8.44%) Oracle Database
4 11 (4.64%) SQL Server
5 8 (3.38%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (2.95%) Big Data
6 7 (2.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.11%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.11%) Redis
8 4 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.69%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.42%) Infinispan
9 1 (0.42%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.42%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 41 (17.30%) Git (software)
2 31 (13.08%) Jenkins
3 28 (11.81%) Subversion
4 24 (10.13%) JIRA
5 17 (7.17%) Sonatype Nexus
6 11 (4.64%) Ant
6 11 (4.64%) GCC
7 10 (4.22%) Hudson
8 3 (1.27%) Metasploit
9 1 (0.42%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.42%) TeamCity
General
1 61 (25.74%) Finance
2 20 (8.44%) Banking
3 10 (4.22%) Financial Institution
3 10 (4.22%) Marketing
4 6 (2.53%) French Language
5 5 (2.11%) Back Office
6 3 (1.27%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.84%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.42%) Electronics
8 1 (0.42%) Publishing
8 1 (0.42%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (29.96%) Linux Engineer
2 34 (14.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 30 (12.66%) Administrator
3 30 (12.66%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 27 (11.39%) Linux Administrator
4 27 (11.39%) Systems Engineer
5 20 (8.44%) Analyst
6 19 (8.02%) Network Engineer
6 19 (8.02%) Systems Administrator
7 17 (7.17%) VMware Engineer
8 16 (6.75%) DevOps Engineer
8 16 (6.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 16 (6.75%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 13 (5.49%) Consultant
9 13 (5.49%) Linux Support
10 12 (5.06%) Cloud Consultant
10 12 (5.06%) Designer
11 11 (4.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 11 (4.64%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
11 11 (4.64%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (27.43%) LAMP
2 22 (9.28%) LAPP Stack
2 22 (9.28%) Web Services
3 11 (4.64%) FIX Protocol
4 10 (4.22%) JDBC
5 8 (3.38%) COM
5 8 (3.38%) LEMP Stack
6 5 (2.11%) J2EE
6 5 (2.11%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (1.69%) Regular Expression
8 3 (1.27%) 802.1X
8 3 (1.27%) REST
8 3 (1.27%) SOAP
9 2 (0.84%) ELK Stack
10 1 (0.42%) .NET
10 1 (0.42%) HornetQ
Miscellaneous
1 47 (19.83%) Clustering
2 31 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (7.59%) Public Cloud
4 12 (5.06%) Computer Science
4 12 (5.06%) EMC VNX
4 12 (5.06%) Hedge funds
4 12 (5.06%) Wiki
5 11 (4.64%) Data Centre
5 11 (4.64%) HP StoreVirtual
6 10 (4.22%) Cryptography
7 9 (3.80%) Derivative
8 6 (2.53%) Online Banking
8 6 (2.53%) VCE vBlock
9 4 (1.69%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.69%) Replication
9 4 (1.69%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (1.27%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.27%) iPad
10 3 (1.27%) PKI
11 2 (0.84%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 220 (92.83%) Linux
2 93 (39.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 79 (33.33%) Windows
4 62 (26.16%) CentOS
5 38 (16.03%) Unix
5 38 (16.03%) Windows Server
6 31 (13.08%) Oracle Linux
7 24 (10.13%) Solaris
8 11 (4.64%) AIX
9 10 (4.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 10 (4.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (2.53%) Fedora
11 4 (1.69%) Debian
11 4 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (1.27%) SUSE
12 3 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.84%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.42%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (28.69%) ITIL
2 56 (23.63%) Configuration Management
3 42 (17.72%) High Availability
4 37 (15.61%) Load Balancing
5 34 (14.35%) DevOps
6 27 (11.39%) Information Security
7 25 (10.55%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (6.75%) Change Management
8 16 (6.75%) Open Source
8 16 (6.75%) Service Delivery
9 15 (6.33%) Business Continuity
9 15 (6.33%) Security Management
10 14 (5.91%) Capacity Planning
11 13 (5.49%) Cybersecurity
11 13 (5.49%) Incident Management
12 12 (5.06%) Change Control
12 12 (5.06%) Risk Assessment
13 11 (4.64%) Electronic Trading
13 11 (4.64%) Ethical Hacking
13 11 (4.64%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 114 (48.10%) Perl
2 97 (40.93%) Bash Shell
3 68 (28.69%) Python
4 63 (26.58%) Java
5 56 (23.63%) SQL
6 30 (12.66%) Ruby
7 28 (11.81%) PHP
8 27 (11.39%) PowerShell
8 27 (11.39%) Shell Script
9 19 (8.02%) C
10 18 (7.59%) AWK
10 18 (7.59%) sed
11 5 (2.11%) Korn
12 3 (1.27%) Groovy
13 2 (0.84%) Go
13 2 (0.84%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.42%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 79 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (26.16%) RHCSA
3 61 (25.74%) CCNA
4 47 (19.83%) CCNP
5 45 (18.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 43 (18.14%) MCSE
7 39 (16.46%) Security Cleared
8 36 (15.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 27 (11.39%) Degree
10 23 (9.70%) CISSP
11 19 (8.02%) MCSA
11 19 (8.02%) RHCT
12 18 (7.59%) CEH
13 17 (7.17%) A+ Certification
14 16 (6.75%) Network+ Certification
15 14 (5.91%) CISM
16 12 (5.06%) CCIE
16 12 (5.06%) SCSA
17 11 (4.64%) CHFI
17 11 (4.64%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (9.70%) PCI DSS
3 10 (4.22%) HIPAA
4 9 (3.80%) ISO 8583
4 9 (3.80%) SLA
5 1 (0.42%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.42%) ISO27002
System Software
1 107 (45.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (21.10%) Active Directory
3 29 (12.24%) NFS
3 29 (12.24%) vSphere
4 27 (11.39%) VMware ESX
5 24 (10.13%) VMware ESXi
6 20 (8.44%) Postfix
7 18 (7.59%) Hyper-V
8 15 (6.33%) iptables
8 15 (6.33%) Virtual Machines
9 13 (5.49%) Samba
10 12 (5.06%) Xen
11 10 (4.22%) Squid
12 7 (2.95%) KVM
12 7 (2.95%) Sendmail
13 6 (2.53%) Docker
14 5 (2.11%) XenApp
15 4 (1.69%) Firmware
15 4 (1.69%) LXC
15 4 (1.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 102 (43.04%) Puppet
2 32 (13.50%) Nagios
3 27 (11.39%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (5.91%) Ansible
5 12 (5.06%) HAProxy
6 10 (4.22%) Backup Exec
6 10 (4.22%) Nmap
6 10 (4.22%) Salt
7 9 (3.80%) yum
8 8 (3.38%) vMotion
9 7 (2.95%) Red Hat Satellite
10 6 (2.53%) Microsoft Clustering
10 6 (2.53%) vRealize
11 5 (2.11%) HP SIM
11 5 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (2.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 5 (2.11%) WSUS
12 4 (1.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 3 (1.27%) Nessus
13 3 (1.27%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 162 (68.35%) Red Hat
2 129 (54.43%) VMware
3 87 (36.71%) Cisco
4 78 (32.91%) Oracle
5 69 (29.11%) Microsoft
6 59 (24.89%) HP
7 29 (12.24%) Citrix
8 27 (11.39%) NetApp
9 26 (10.97%) EMC
10 15 (6.33%) Splunk
10 15 (6.33%) Symantec
11 14 (5.91%) 3PAR
12 13 (5.49%) Sun
13 12 (5.06%) Dell
13 12 (5.06%) Google
14 11 (4.64%) IBM
14 11 (4.64%) Perforce
14 11 (4.64%) Rackspace
14 11 (4.64%) SAP
15 10 (4.22%) F5
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 basic + 30% shift + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits (£84,
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, etc
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucestershire
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Posted: 21 days ago