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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 790 909 883
Rank change year-on-year
+119 -26
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 120 61 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.057% 0.074%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.47% 0.21% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 112 57 68
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £65,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -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
25665 29528 31156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.27% 27.43% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 20805 23811 24120
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +85 109 £52,500 +5.00% 6
South East +84 74 £48,750 +35.41% 4
Hampshire +38 50 £45,000 +28.57% 3
London +45 29 £57,500 -2.12% 2
Southampton +12 21 £35,000 - 2
Berkshire +17 17 £60,000 +17.07% 1
Andover - 14 £55,000 -
Scotland +23 8 £50,000 +18.39%
Edinburgh - 8 £50,000 -
Portsmouth +12 7 £37,000 +2.77%
Reading +9 6 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Basingstoke - 6 £37,500 -
Surrey - 6 £57,500 -
Reigate - 6 £57,500 -
South West +6 5 £45,000 -10.00%
Windsor - 5 £57,500 -
Hayes - 4 £65,000 -
Bracknell - 4 - -
City of London +50 3 £65,000 +20.93% 2
South Wales +11 3 £52,500 +20.68%
Wales +6 3 £52,500 +20.68%
Cardiff - 3 £52,500 -
Gloucestershire - 3 - -
Somerset - 2 £45,000 -
Winchester - 2 £42,500 - 1
Bath - 2 £45,000 -
North West +14 1 £30,000 -14.28%
Manchester -3 1 £30,000 -14.28%
East Sussex - 1 £28,982 -
Maidenhead - 1 £85,000 -

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 219 (97.77%) Linux
2 166 (74.11%) Red Hat
3 125 (55.80%) VMware
4 119 (53.13%) Perl
5 113 (50.45%) Puppet
6 103 (45.98%) Apache
7 88 (39.29%) Bash Shell
7 88 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 87 (38.84%) TCP/IP
9 86 (38.39%) MySQL
10 84 (37.50%) LAMP
11 83 (37.05%) RHCSA
12 76 (33.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 76 (33.93%) Oracle
13 71 (31.70%) ITIL
14 68 (30.36%) Python
14 68 (30.36%) CentOS
15 66 (29.46%) Cisco
16 65 (29.02%) Java
17 63 (28.13%) Windows
17 63 (28.13%) Configuration Management
18 57 (25.45%) Tomcat
19 56 (25.00%) PHP
20 51 (22.77%) DNS
21 50 (22.32%) Firewall
22 47 (20.98%) Active Directory
22 47 (20.98%) Clustering
22 47 (20.98%) High Availability
23 46 (20.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
24 45 (20.09%) Load Balancing

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
1 103 (45.98%) Apache
2 57 (25.45%) Tomcat
3 36 (16.07%) nginx
4 17 (7.59%) OpenStack
5 16 (7.14%) JBoss
6 12 (5.36%) Confluence
6 12 (5.36%) IIS
7 10 (4.46%) CMS
8 6 (2.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (1.79%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.79%) WebLogic Portal
9 4 (1.79%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.89%) Liferay
10 2 (0.89%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.45%) Drupal
Applications
1 15 (6.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.89%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (4.46%) Magento
2 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (12.95%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (2.23%) IBM Cloud
5 5 (2.23%) SoftLayer
6 3 (1.34%) Rackspace Cloud
7 2 (0.89%) Office 365
7 2 (0.89%) SaaS
8 1 (0.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.45%) Route 53
8 1 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 87 (38.84%) TCP/IP
2 51 (22.77%) DNS
3 50 (22.32%) Firewall
4 37 (16.52%) SAN
5 25 (11.16%) SSL
6 22 (9.82%) SMTP
7 20 (8.93%) HTTP
8 17 (7.59%) FTP
8 17 (7.59%) LDAP
8 17 (7.59%) SSH
9 16 (7.14%) Telnet
10 15 (6.70%) BGP
11 14 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
11 14 (6.25%) Internet
11 14 (6.25%) iSCSI
11 14 (6.25%) NetScaler
11 14 (6.25%) WAN
12 13 (5.80%) DHCP
12 13 (5.80%) OSPF
12 13 (5.80%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (38.39%) MySQL
2 31 (13.84%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (5.80%) NoSQL
3 13 (5.80%) Redis
4 12 (5.36%) Oracle Database
5 10 (4.46%) InterSystems Cache
6 6 (2.68%) Big Data
6 6 (2.68%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (1.79%) SQL Server
8 3 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.34%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.34%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.89%) Infinispan
10 1 (0.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 33 (14.73%) Git (software)
2 32 (14.29%) JIRA
3 28 (12.50%) Subversion
4 23 (10.27%) Jenkins
5 15 (6.70%) Sonatype Nexus
6 11 (4.91%) Ant
6 11 (4.91%) GCC
7 2 (0.89%) Hudson
8 1 (0.45%) TeamCity
General
1 42 (18.75%) Finance
2 14 (6.25%) French Language
3 9 (4.02%) Financial Institution
4 8 (3.57%) Banking
5 5 (2.23%) Marketing
6 3 (1.34%) Back Office
6 3 (1.34%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.89%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.45%) Electronics
8 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 96 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
2 54 (24.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 50 (22.32%) Systems Engineer
4 33 (14.73%) Administrator
5 30 (13.39%) Systems Administrator
6 27 (12.05%) Linux Administrator
7 24 (10.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 20 (8.93%) Designer
9 17 (7.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 15 (6.70%) DevOps Engineer
11 14 (6.25%) Linux Support
11 14 (6.25%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 14 (6.25%) Unix Engineer
12 13 (5.80%) VMware Engineer
13 9 (4.02%) Development Engineer
13 9 (4.02%) Network Engineer
13 9 (4.02%) Support Engineer
14 8 (3.57%) Analyst
14 8 (3.57%) Cisco Engineer
14 8 (3.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (37.50%) LAMP
2 27 (12.05%) LEMP Stack
3 14 (6.25%) LAPP Stack
3 14 (6.25%) Web Services
4 11 (4.91%) FIX Protocol
5 9 (4.02%) ELK Stack
6 5 (2.23%) J2EE
6 5 (2.23%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (1.79%) COM
7 4 (1.79%) Regular Expression
8 3 (1.34%) Middleware
8 3 (1.34%) REST
8 3 (1.34%) SOAP
9 2 (0.89%) 802.1X
9 2 (0.89%) HornetQ
9 2 (0.89%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 47 (20.98%) Clustering
2 32 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (8.93%) Data Centre
3 20 (8.93%) Wiki
4 14 (6.25%) Hedge funds
5 11 (4.91%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.91%) HP StoreVirtual
6 9 (4.02%) EMC VNX
6 9 (4.02%) Public Cloud
7 6 (2.68%) Online Banking
7 6 (2.68%) VCE vBlock
8 5 (2.23%) Derivative
9 4 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.34%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.34%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.34%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (0.89%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.89%) iPad
11 2 (0.89%) PKI
11 2 (0.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 219 (97.77%) Linux
2 76 (33.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 68 (30.36%) CentOS
4 63 (28.13%) Windows
5 37 (16.52%) Solaris
5 37 (16.52%) Unix
6 32 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 27 (12.05%) Oracle Linux
8 14 (6.25%) Fedora
9 6 (2.68%) Debian
9 6 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (2.23%) AIX
11 4 (1.79%) SUSE
12 3 (1.34%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.45%) HPUX
14 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (31.70%) ITIL
2 63 (28.13%) Configuration Management
3 47 (20.98%) High Availability
4 45 (20.09%) Load Balancing
5 38 (16.96%) DevOps
6 16 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 16 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 15 (6.70%) Capacity Planning
8 14 (6.25%) Change Management
9 13 (5.80%) Change Control
9 13 (5.80%) Information Security
10 11 (4.91%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (4.91%) E-Commerce
10 11 (4.91%) Electronic Trading
10 11 (4.91%) Software Deployment
11 10 (4.46%) Capacity Management
11 10 (4.46%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (4.46%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (4.46%) Problem Management
11 10 (4.46%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 119 (53.13%) Perl
2 88 (39.29%) Bash Shell
3 68 (30.36%) Python
4 65 (29.02%) Java
5 56 (25.00%) PHP
6 43 (19.20%) SQL
7 28 (12.50%) Ruby
8 27 (12.05%) PowerShell
9 11 (4.91%) Shell Script
10 7 (3.13%) C
11 5 (2.23%) Korn
12 3 (1.34%) Groovy
13 2 (0.89%) AWK
13 2 (0.89%) sed
Qualifications
1 83 (37.05%) RHCSA
2 46 (20.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 44 (19.64%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (19.20%) CCNA
4 43 (19.20%) Security Cleared
5 27 (12.05%) MCSE
5 27 (12.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (11.61%) CCNP
7 16 (7.14%) SCSA
8 15 (6.70%) Degree
9 14 (6.25%) MCSA
10 13 (5.80%) SC Cleared
11 7 (3.13%) AWS Certification
12 6 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (2.68%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (2.23%) RHCT
14 4 (1.79%) CCEA
14 4 (1.79%) CEH
14 4 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
14 4 (1.79%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.27%) PCI DSS
2 11 (4.91%) HIPAA
2 11 (4.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (4.02%) ISO 8583
4 4 (1.79%) SLA
5 3 (1.34%) QA
6 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 88 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (20.98%) Active Directory
3 31 (13.84%) VMware ESXi
4 28 (12.50%) VMware ESX
5 27 (12.05%) NFS
5 27 (12.05%) vSphere
6 21 (9.38%) Samba
7 19 (8.48%) Hyper-V
8 18 (8.04%) Postfix
8 18 (8.04%) Varnish
9 16 (7.14%) Sendmail
10 13 (5.80%) Virtual Machines
11 12 (5.36%) Docker
12 10 (4.46%) Xen
13 8 (3.57%) Firmware
14 5 (2.23%) iptables
14 5 (2.23%) KVM
15 3 (1.34%) LXC
15 3 (1.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 3 (1.34%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 113 (50.45%) Puppet
2 32 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (10.71%) Nagios
4 23 (10.27%) Ansible
5 12 (5.36%) Salt
6 10 (4.46%) HAProxy
7 8 (3.57%) yum
8 7 (3.13%) NetBackup
9 6 (2.68%) Oracle RMAN
9 6 (2.68%) Red Hat Satellite
9 6 (2.68%) vRealize
10 5 (2.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 3 (1.34%) Cobbler
11 3 (1.34%) Failover Clustering
11 3 (1.34%) Graphite
11 3 (1.34%) HP Data Protector
11 3 (1.34%) logstash
11 3 (1.34%) OSSEC
11 3 (1.34%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.89%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 166 (74.11%) Red Hat
2 125 (55.80%) VMware
3 76 (33.93%) Oracle
4 66 (29.46%) Cisco
5 41 (18.30%) HP
6 29 (12.95%) Microsoft
7 23 (10.27%) Citrix
8 19 (8.48%) Sun
9 17 (7.59%) Splunk
10 15 (6.70%) 3PAR
11 14 (6.25%) EMC
11 14 (6.25%) NetApp
12 11 (4.91%) Perforce
13 9 (4.02%) Atlassian
13 9 (4.02%) F5
13 9 (4.02%) Veritas
14 8 (3.57%) Rackspace
15 7 (3.13%) CenturyLink
15 7 (3.13%) Google
16 6 (2.68%) Adobe
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + OT + On-Call +++
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago