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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 814 906 883
Rank change year-on-year
+92 -23
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 97 58 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.053% 0.080%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.39% 0.19% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 92 57 77
Median salary £50,000 £42,366 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.01% -5.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,233 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+18.39% +0.55%

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
24577 29935 31074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.05% 27.29% 27.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19779 24168 24219
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%

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 25 September 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 25 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 +93 87 £47,500 +18.75% 14
South East +94 67 £47,500 +31.94% 4
Hampshire +50 48 £45,000 +25.00% 4
Southampton +28 25 £40,000 +14.28% 2
London +49 16 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Andover - 13 £55,000 - 1
Berkshire +42 12 £60,000 +9.09%
Scotland +29 7 £50,000 +18.39%
Edinburgh - 7 £50,000 -
Surrey - 6 £57,500 -
Reigate - 6 £57,500 -
Portsmouth +10 5 £37,500 +4.16% 1
Reading +11 4 £60,000 +9.09%
Windsor - 4 £57,500 -
South Wales +13 3 £52,500 +17.97%
Wales +2 3 £52,500 +17.97%
Cardiff - 3 £52,500 -
Basingstoke - 3 £45,000 -
Hayes - 3 £80,000 -
Bracknell - 3 - -
North West +13 2 £27,750 -20.71% 2
South West +3 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Manchester -6 2 £27,750 -20.71% 1
Winchester - 2 £42,500 -
Bath - 2 £45,000 -
Somerset - 2 £45,000 -
City of London +62 1 - - 2
Maidenhead - 1 £85,000 -
Slough - 1 £60,000 -
Brighton - 1 £28,982 -

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 205 (98.56%) Linux
2 155 (74.52%) Red Hat
3 120 (57.69%) VMware
4 109 (52.40%) Apache
5 101 (48.56%) Perl
6 97 (46.63%) Puppet
7 95 (45.67%) MySQL
8 92 (44.23%) LAMP
9 86 (41.35%) RHCSA
10 80 (38.46%) TCP/IP
11 79 (37.98%) VMware Infrastructure
12 76 (36.54%) Bash Shell
13 71 (34.13%) Oracle
13 71 (34.13%) ITIL
14 67 (32.21%) CentOS
15 61 (29.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 61 (29.33%) PHP
16 59 (28.37%) Windows
17 58 (27.88%) Python
18 57 (27.40%) Cisco
19 55 (26.44%) Configuration Management
20 53 (25.48%) Tomcat
20 53 (25.48%) Java
21 52 (25.00%) Load Balancing
22 51 (24.52%) DNS
23 49 (23.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
24 45 (21.63%) Clustering
25 44 (21.15%) nginx
26 43 (20.67%) Active Directory
27 42 (20.19%) SQL

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
1 109 (52.40%) Apache
2 53 (25.48%) Tomcat
3 44 (21.15%) nginx
4 18 (8.65%) OpenStack
5 15 (7.21%) JBoss
6 13 (6.25%) IIS
7 12 (5.77%) Confluence
8 10 (4.81%) CMS
9 6 (2.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (1.92%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.92%) WebLogic Portal
10 4 (1.92%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.96%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.48%) Drupal
12 1 (0.48%) Liferay
Applications
1 15 (7.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (4.81%) Magento
2 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (14.90%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.92%) IBM Cloud
4 4 (1.92%) SoftLayer
5 3 (1.44%) Rackspace Cloud
6 2 (0.96%) Office 365
6 2 (0.96%) SaaS
7 1 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.48%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.48%) Route 53
7 1 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 80 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 51 (24.52%) DNS
3 39 (18.75%) Firewall
4 33 (15.87%) SAN
5 23 (11.06%) SMTP
5 23 (11.06%) SSL
6 21 (10.10%) FTP
6 21 (10.10%) SSH
7 18 (8.65%) HTTP
7 18 (8.65%) Telnet
8 16 (7.69%) WAN
9 14 (6.73%) LDAP
10 13 (6.25%) BGP
10 13 (6.25%) Internet
11 12 (5.77%) VLAN
12 11 (5.29%) DHCP
12 11 (5.29%) OSPF
13 10 (4.81%) IPsec
13 10 (4.81%) MPLS
13 10 (4.81%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (45.67%) MySQL
2 28 (13.46%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (8.65%) NoSQL
3 18 (8.65%) Redis
4 14 (6.73%) InterSystems Cache
5 7 (3.37%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.40%) Big Data
7 4 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.92%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.92%) SQL Server
8 3 (1.44%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.44%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.96%) Infinispan
10 1 (0.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 32 (15.38%) JIRA
2 29 (13.94%) Git (software)
3 24 (11.54%) Subversion
4 18 (8.65%) Jenkins
5 10 (4.81%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (3.37%) Ant
6 7 (3.37%) GCC
7 1 (0.48%) Hudson
7 1 (0.48%) TeamCity
General
1 37 (17.79%) Finance
2 17 (8.17%) French Language
3 7 (3.37%) Banking
4 6 (2.88%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.40%) Marketing
6 3 (1.44%) Back Office
6 3 (1.44%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.96%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.48%) Electronics
8 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 96 (46.15%) Linux Engineer
2 51 (24.52%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 50 (24.04%) Systems Engineer
4 29 (13.94%) Administrator
5 27 (12.98%) Systems Administrator
6 22 (10.58%) Linux Administrator
7 21 (10.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 20 (9.62%) Designer
8 20 (9.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 14 (6.73%) Unix Engineer
10 12 (5.77%) DevOps Engineer
10 12 (5.77%) Linux Support
11 11 (5.29%) Network Engineer
12 9 (4.33%) Development Engineer
13 8 (3.85%) Linux Support Engineer
13 8 (3.85%) Operations Engineer
13 8 (3.85%) Senior Linux Engineer
13 8 (3.85%) Support Engineer
13 8 (3.85%) VMware Engineer
14 7 (3.37%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (44.23%) LAMP
2 35 (16.83%) LEMP Stack
3 15 (7.21%) Web Services
4 11 (5.29%) LAPP Stack
5 9 (4.33%) ELK Stack
6 7 (3.37%) FIX Protocol
7 4 (1.92%) COM
7 4 (1.92%) J2EE
7 4 (1.92%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (1.44%) Middleware
8 3 (1.44%) REST
8 3 (1.44%) SOAP
9 2 (0.96%) FreeSWITCH
9 2 (0.96%) HornetQ
9 2 (0.96%) Regular Expression
10 1 (0.48%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 45 (21.63%) Clustering
2 31 (14.90%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (9.62%) Wiki
4 15 (7.21%) Data Centre
5 12 (5.77%) Hedge funds
6 9 (4.33%) Computer Science
6 9 (4.33%) Public Cloud
7 7 (3.37%) HP StoreVirtual
8 6 (2.88%) Online Banking
9 5 (2.40%) Derivative
9 5 (2.40%) EMC VNX
9 5 (2.40%) VCE vBlock
10 4 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.44%) Enterprise Storage
11 3 (1.44%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.96%) Smart Meter
12 2 (0.96%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.48%) Hybrid Cloud
13 1 (0.48%) Private Cloud
13 1 (0.48%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 205 (98.56%) Linux
2 67 (32.21%) CentOS
3 61 (29.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 59 (28.37%) Windows
5 34 (16.35%) Solaris
6 30 (14.42%) Unix
7 27 (12.98%) Windows Server
8 23 (11.06%) Oracle Linux
9 17 (8.17%) Fedora
10 7 (3.37%) Debian
11 6 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (1.92%) SUSE
13 3 (1.44%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.96%) AIX
15 1 (0.48%) HPUX
15 1 (0.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (34.13%) ITIL
2 55 (26.44%) Configuration Management
3 52 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 42 (20.19%) High Availability
5 35 (16.83%) DevOps
6 16 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (7.21%) Capacity Planning
7 15 (7.21%) E-Commerce
8 12 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (5.77%) Change Management
8 12 (5.77%) Service Delivery
9 11 (5.29%) Software Deployment
10 10 (4.81%) Capacity Management
10 10 (4.81%) Change Control
10 10 (4.81%) Problem Management
10 10 (4.81%) Use Case
11 9 (4.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (4.33%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (4.33%) Project Management
12 8 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (48.56%) Perl
2 76 (36.54%) Bash Shell
3 61 (29.33%) PHP
4 58 (27.88%) Python
5 53 (25.48%) Java
6 42 (20.19%) SQL
7 28 (13.46%) PowerShell
8 21 (10.10%) Ruby
9 10 (4.81%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.40%) C
11 4 (1.92%) Korn
12 3 (1.44%) Groovy
13 1 (0.48%) AWK
13 1 (0.48%) Go
13 1 (0.48%) sed
Qualifications
1 86 (41.35%) RHCSA
2 49 (23.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 41 (19.71%) Security Cleared
4 35 (16.83%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (16.35%) CCNA
6 27 (12.98%) Microsoft Certification
7 26 (12.50%) MCSE
8 20 (9.62%) CCNP
9 16 (7.69%) SCSA
10 15 (7.21%) Degree
10 15 (7.21%) MCSA
11 10 (4.81%) SC Cleared
12 7 (3.37%) AWS Certification
13 6 (2.88%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (1.92%) CCEA
15 4 (1.92%) CCIE
15 4 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
15 4 (1.92%) RHCT
15 4 (1.92%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.62%) PCI DSS
2 11 (5.29%) HIPAA
2 11 (5.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.88%) ISO 8583
4 4 (1.92%) QA
5 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 79 (37.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (20.67%) Active Directory
3 31 (14.90%) VMware ESX
4 29 (13.94%) VMware ESXi
5 26 (12.50%) NFS
6 23 (11.06%) Varnish
7 21 (10.10%) Samba
8 20 (9.62%) Postfix
8 20 (9.62%) vSphere
9 19 (9.13%) Sendmail
10 18 (8.65%) Hyper-V
11 15 (7.21%) Docker
12 13 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
13 12 (5.77%) Xen
14 6 (2.88%) Firmware
15 5 (2.40%) KVM
16 4 (1.92%) iptables
16 4 (1.92%) LXC
17 3 (1.44%) Ceph
17 3 (1.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 97 (46.63%) Puppet
2 26 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (11.06%) Ansible
4 21 (10.10%) Nagios
5 9 (4.33%) HAProxy
5 9 (4.33%) Salt
6 7 (3.37%) NetBackup
7 6 (2.88%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (2.40%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 5 (2.40%) Red Hat Satellite
8 5 (2.40%) vRealize
8 5 (2.40%) yum
9 3 (1.44%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (1.44%) Graphite
9 3 (1.44%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (1.44%) logstash
9 3 (1.44%) OSSEC
9 3 (1.44%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.96%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.96%) Graylog
Vendors
1 155 (74.52%) Red Hat
2 120 (57.69%) VMware
3 71 (34.13%) Oracle
4 57 (27.40%) Cisco
5 32 (15.38%) HP
6 28 (13.46%) Microsoft
7 20 (9.62%) Sun
8 17 (8.17%) Citrix
9 11 (5.29%) 3PAR
9 11 (5.29%) Perforce
9 11 (5.29%) Splunk
10 9 (4.33%) Atlassian
10 9 (4.33%) EMC
10 9 (4.33%) NetApp
11 8 (3.85%) Google
12 7 (3.37%) CenturyLink
12 7 (3.37%) Rackspace
13 6 (2.88%) Adobe
13 6 (2.88%) F5
13 6 (2.88%) Veritas
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Sheffield
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Liverpool
QVC
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago