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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 792 894 902
Rank change year-on-year
+102 +8
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 123 74 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.067% 0.077%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.47% 0.25% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 107 67 67
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -4.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £61,250 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
26055 30058 32064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.57% 27.36% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 21070 23947 25135
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 £72,000 £65,500 £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 28 July 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 July 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 +90 114 £47,500 - 10
South East +69 62 £47,500 - 5
Hampshire +40 43 £37,500 -16.66% 4
London +53 38 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Berkshire +20 18 £60,000 +23.07% 1
Southampton +13 16 £35,000 - 2
Andover -3 12 £55,000 -8.33%
South West +23 9 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Edinburgh - 8 £50,000 -
Gloucestershire - 8 - -
Scotland - 8 £50,000 -
Reading +18 7 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Portsmouth +9 7 £37,000 -17.77% 1
Basingstoke - 7 £37,500 -
Gloucester - 5 - -
Windsor - 5 £57,500 -
City of London +56 4 £60,000 +9.09%
Bracknell - 4 - -
East of England +28 3 £46,500 -16.96%
Hertfordshire +27 3 £46,500 -19.13%
Welwyn Garden City +1 3 £46,500 -19.13%
Hayes - 3 £80,000 - 1
Yorkshire +20 2 £50,000 +35.13%
Leeds +31 1 £50,000 +25.00%
West Yorkshire +13 1 £50,000 +35.13%
South Yorkshire +8 1 - -
North West +3 1 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Manchester -11 1 £30,000 -14.28% 1
East Sussex - 1 £28,982 -
Somerset - 1 £50,000 - 2

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 218 (93.56%) Linux
2 169 (72.53%) Red Hat
3 133 (57.08%) VMware
4 120 (51.50%) Perl
5 111 (47.64%) Puppet
6 97 (41.63%) Bash Shell
6 97 (41.63%) VMware Infrastructure
7 91 (39.06%) Apache
8 88 (37.77%) TCP/IP
9 84 (36.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 82 (35.19%) Oracle
11 78 (33.48%) LAMP
12 75 (32.19%) MySQL
12 75 (32.19%) Cisco
13 70 (30.04%) Python
13 70 (30.04%) RHCSA
14 69 (29.61%) Java
15 68 (29.18%) Windows
15 68 (29.18%) ITIL
16 62 (26.61%) CentOS
17 59 (25.32%) Tomcat
17 59 (25.32%) DNS
18 58 (24.89%) Configuration Management
18 58 (24.89%) Finance
19 57 (24.46%) Cisco Certification
20 53 (22.75%) Clustering
20 53 (22.75%) High Availability
21 51 (21.89%) Firewall
22 49 (21.03%) HP
22 49 (21.03%) 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 91 (39.06%) Apache
2 59 (25.32%) Tomcat
3 28 (12.02%) nginx
4 21 (9.01%) JBoss
5 15 (6.44%) OpenStack
6 12 (5.15%) IIS
7 11 (4.72%) Confluence
8 8 (3.43%) Liferay
9 7 (3.00%) WebSphere
10 6 (2.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 6 (2.58%) CMS
10 6 (2.58%) MS Exchange
11 4 (1.72%) WebLogic
11 4 (1.72%) WebLogic Portal
12 3 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.43%) Drupal
13 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (7.30%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.86%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.58%) Magento
2 3 (1.29%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (12.88%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.86%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (3.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (2.15%) SoftLayer
6 3 (1.29%) Office 365
6 3 (1.29%) Rackspace Cloud
7 2 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.86%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.86%) Route 53
7 2 (0.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.43%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.43%) IaaS
8 1 (0.43%) PaaS
8 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (37.77%) TCP/IP
2 59 (25.32%) DNS
3 51 (21.89%) Firewall
4 45 (19.31%) SAN
5 31 (13.30%) SSL
6 26 (11.16%) DHCP
6 26 (11.16%) HTTP
6 26 (11.16%) SMTP
7 23 (9.87%) iSCSI
7 23 (9.87%) LDAP
8 19 (8.15%) tcpdump
9 18 (7.73%) BGP
9 18 (7.73%) Telnet
10 16 (6.87%) OSPF
11 15 (6.44%) Internet
11 15 (6.44%) WAN
12 14 (6.01%) Fibre Channel
12 14 (6.01%) NetScaler
13 13 (5.58%) SSH
13 13 (5.58%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (32.19%) MySQL
2 34 (14.59%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (7.73%) Oracle Database
4 8 (3.43%) NoSQL
4 8 (3.43%) Redis
5 6 (2.58%) Hadoop
5 6 (2.58%) InterSystems Cache
5 6 (2.58%) SQL Server
6 5 (2.15%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (2.15%) Big Data
7 3 (1.29%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.29%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.43%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 39 (16.74%) Git (software)
2 29 (12.45%) Jenkins
3 28 (12.02%) JIRA
3 28 (12.02%) Subversion
4 15 (6.44%) Sonatype Nexus
5 11 (4.72%) Ant
5 11 (4.72%) GCC
6 8 (3.43%) Hudson
7 1 (0.43%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.43%) TeamCity
General
1 58 (24.89%) Finance
2 16 (6.87%) Banking
3 10 (4.29%) Financial Institution
3 10 (4.29%) French Language
4 7 (3.00%) Marketing
5 3 (1.29%) Back Office
5 3 (1.29%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.43%) Electronics
6 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 79 (33.91%) Linux Engineer
2 39 (16.74%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 38 (16.31%) Administrator
4 36 (15.45%) Systems Engineer
5 33 (14.16%) Linux Administrator
6 28 (12.02%) Systems Administrator
7 23 (9.87%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 21 (9.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (6.87%) Designer
10 15 (6.44%) DevOps Engineer
10 15 (6.44%) Linux Support
11 14 (6.01%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 13 (5.58%) Analyst
12 13 (5.58%) Unix Engineer
12 13 (5.58%) VMware Engineer
13 12 (5.15%) Network Engineer
14 10 (4.29%) Consultant
15 9 (3.86%) Development Engineer
15 9 (3.86%) Support Engineer
15 9 (3.86%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (33.48%) LAMP
2 19 (8.15%) LEMP Stack
3 18 (7.73%) LAPP Stack
4 14 (6.01%) Web Services
5 11 (4.72%) FIX Protocol
6 9 (3.86%) ELK Stack
7 8 (3.43%) JDBC
8 5 (2.15%) COM
8 5 (2.15%) J2EE
8 5 (2.15%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (1.72%) Regular Expression
10 3 (1.29%) 802.1X
10 3 (1.29%) Middleware
10 3 (1.29%) REST
10 3 (1.29%) SOAP
11 1 (0.43%) .NET
11 1 (0.43%) HornetQ
Miscellaneous
1 53 (22.75%) Clustering
2 32 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (6.87%) Wiki
4 14 (6.01%) Hedge funds
5 13 (5.58%) Data Centre
6 12 (5.15%) Computer Science
6 12 (5.15%) Public Cloud
7 11 (4.72%) HP StoreVirtual
8 9 (3.86%) EMC VNX
9 8 (3.43%) Cryptography
10 6 (2.58%) Derivative
10 6 (2.58%) Online Banking
10 6 (2.58%) VCE vBlock
11 4 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.72%) Security Operations Centre
12 3 (1.29%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (1.29%) iPad
12 3 (1.29%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.86%) PKI
13 2 (0.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 218 (93.56%) Linux
2 84 (36.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 68 (29.18%) Windows
4 62 (26.61%) CentOS
5 38 (16.31%) Windows Server
6 36 (15.45%) Unix
7 33 (14.16%) Solaris
8 28 (12.02%) Oracle Linux
9 10 (4.29%) Fedora
10 8 (3.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 7 (3.00%) Debian
11 7 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (2.58%) AIX
12 6 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (1.72%) SUSE
13 4 (1.72%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.43%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (29.18%) ITIL
2 58 (24.89%) Configuration Management
3 53 (22.75%) High Availability
4 43 (18.45%) Load Balancing
5 38 (16.31%) DevOps
6 24 (10.30%) Information Security
7 17 (7.30%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (6.87%) Service Delivery
9 15 (6.44%) Change Management
9 15 (6.44%) Performance Tuning
10 14 (6.01%) Capacity Planning
10 14 (6.01%) Change Control
11 13 (5.58%) Cybersecurity
12 12 (5.15%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (5.15%) Security Management
13 11 (4.72%) Electronic Trading
13 11 (4.72%) Open Source
13 11 (4.72%) Software Deployment
14 10 (4.29%) Capacity Management
14 10 (4.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 120 (51.50%) Perl
2 97 (41.63%) Bash Shell
3 70 (30.04%) Python
4 69 (29.61%) Java
5 49 (21.03%) SQL
6 46 (19.74%) PHP
7 28 (12.02%) Ruby
8 26 (11.16%) PowerShell
9 18 (7.73%) Shell Script
10 12 (5.15%) AWK
10 12 (5.15%) sed
11 11 (4.72%) C
12 5 (2.15%) Korn
13 3 (1.29%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 70 (30.04%) RHCSA
2 57 (24.46%) Cisco Certification
3 45 (19.31%) CCNA
4 40 (17.17%) Security Cleared
5 38 (16.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 32 (13.73%) CCNP
7 31 (13.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 29 (12.45%) MCSE
9 23 (9.87%) Degree
10 16 (6.87%) MCSA
11 15 (6.44%) SCSA
12 13 (5.58%) CEH
12 13 (5.58%) CISSP
13 12 (5.15%) RHCT
14 11 (4.72%) SC Cleared
15 9 (3.86%) A+ Certification
15 9 (3.86%) CHFI
15 9 (3.86%) CISM
15 9 (3.86%) Network+ Certification
15 9 (3.86%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.44%) PCI DSS
2 20 (8.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (4.29%) HIPAA
4 9 (3.86%) ISO 8583
5 4 (1.72%) SLA
6 2 (0.86%) QA
7 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 97 (41.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (20.60%) Active Directory
3 32 (13.73%) NFS
4 31 (13.30%) VMware ESX
5 27 (11.59%) VMware ESXi
5 27 (11.59%) vSphere
6 20 (8.58%) Postfix
7 18 (7.73%) Hyper-V
8 17 (7.30%) Samba
9 14 (6.01%) Varnish
10 13 (5.58%) Virtual Machines
11 11 (4.72%) Docker
11 11 (4.72%) iptables
11 11 (4.72%) Sendmail
12 10 (4.29%) Xen
13 8 (3.43%) Squid
14 7 (3.00%) Firmware
15 6 (2.58%) XenApp
16 5 (2.15%) KVM
17 3 (1.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 111 (47.64%) Puppet
2 33 (14.16%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (12.45%) Nagios
4 22 (9.44%) Ansible
5 12 (5.15%) Salt
6 10 (4.29%) HAProxy
7 9 (3.86%) yum
8 8 (3.43%) Nmap
9 7 (3.00%) Red Hat Satellite
10 6 (2.58%) NetBackup
10 6 (2.58%) vRealize
11 5 (2.15%) Oracle RMAN
12 4 (1.72%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Clustering
12 4 (1.72%) vMotion
13 3 (1.29%) EMC NetWorker
13 3 (1.29%) Failover Clustering
13 3 (1.29%) Graphite
13 3 (1.29%) HP Data Protector
13 3 (1.29%) logstash
Vendors
1 169 (72.53%) Red Hat
2 133 (57.08%) VMware
3 82 (35.19%) Oracle
4 75 (32.19%) Cisco
5 49 (21.03%) HP
6 45 (19.31%) Microsoft
7 27 (11.59%) Citrix
8 23 (9.87%) NetApp
9 21 (9.01%) EMC
10 16 (6.87%) Splunk
11 15 (6.44%) 3PAR
11 15 (6.44%) Sun
12 11 (4.72%) Perforce
13 10 (4.29%) F5
14 9 (3.86%) SAP
14 9 (3.86%) Veritas
15 8 (3.43%) Atlassian
15 8 (3.43%) Novell
15 8 (3.43%) Rackspace
16 7 (3.00%) CenturyLink
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + OT + On-Call +++
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 basic + 30% shift + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits (£84,
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bath
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bath
Capita Internal Resourcing
Posted: 13 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Racker Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
East London
Digitas LBI
Salary: competitive salary and package
Posted: 23 days ago