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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
UK
Rank 808 820 843
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +23
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 51 110 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.11% 0.099%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.40% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 41 103 85
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £33,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £43,294 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.91% -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
21200 27839 28943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.22% 28.11% 27.89%
Number of salaries quoted 16776 22262 23172
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 24 January 2017 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 24 January 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 +10 48 £51,500 +3.00% 12
London +17 20 £57,500 +15.00% 5
East of England +24 8 £41,500 +22.96%
City of London +30 7 £70,000 +7.69% 2
North West -21 7 £17,000 -47.69% 1
Yorkshire - 6 £35,547 - 1
Hertfordshire - 6 £41,500 -
South East +32 4 £50,750 -11.73% 2
Doncaster - 4 - -
South Yorkshire - 4 - -
Lancashire - 4 £17,000 -
Berkshire +35 2 £65,000 +8.33%
Essex +28 2 - -
Wales - 2 £30,750 -
Cardiff - 2 £30,750 -
South Wales - 2 £30,750 -
West Midlands - 2 £47,250 - 1
Cheshire - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 £35,547 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £35,547 - 1
Blackburn - 2 £17,000 -
Reading - 2 £65,000 -
Brentwood - 2 - -
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £40,500 -
Scotland +25 1 £45,000 -
South West +11 1 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Edinburgh +3 1 £45,000 -
Bath +2 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Somerset -2 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Manchester -28 1 £30,000 -7.69% 1

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 120 (98.36%) Linux
2 98 (80.33%) Red Hat
3 66 (54.10%) Apache
4 65 (53.28%) VMware
5 56 (45.90%) MySQL
5 56 (45.90%) Puppet
6 52 (42.62%) LAMP
7 45 (36.89%) TCP/IP
8 41 (33.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 40 (32.79%) ITIL
10 38 (31.15%) Perl
11 37 (30.33%) RHCSA
12 35 (28.69%) VMware Infrastructure
13 33 (27.05%) Tomcat
13 33 (27.05%) DNS
14 31 (25.41%) PHP
15 30 (24.59%) Cisco
15 30 (24.59%) Bash Shell
16 29 (23.77%) CentOS
16 29 (23.77%) Load Balancing
16 29 (23.77%) Finance
17 28 (22.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 26 (21.31%) nginx
19 25 (20.49%) Windows
20 24 (19.67%) Solaris
20 24 (19.67%) High Availability
21 23 (18.85%) SMTP
21 23 (18.85%) Clustering
22 22 (18.03%) HTTP
22 22 (18.03%) Oracle

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 66 (54.10%) Apache
2 33 (27.05%) Tomcat
3 26 (21.31%) nginx
4 16 (13.11%) OpenStack
5 15 (12.30%) JBoss
6 7 (5.74%) Confluence
7 6 (4.92%) IIS
7 6 (4.92%) Liferay
8 5 (4.10%) CMS
8 5 (4.10%) MS Exchange
9 4 (3.28%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.82%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.82%) WildFly
Applications
1 10 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.39%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (9.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (7.38%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (6.56%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (4.92%) SaaS
6 2 (1.64%) IaaS
6 2 (1.64%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.64%) PaaS
7 1 (0.82%) Office 365
7 1 (0.82%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 45 (36.89%) TCP/IP
2 33 (27.05%) DNS
3 23 (18.85%) SMTP
4 22 (18.03%) HTTP
5 17 (13.93%) Firewall
6 16 (13.11%) SAN
7 14 (11.48%) FTP
7 14 (11.48%) Telnet
8 13 (10.66%) SSH
9 10 (8.20%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (8.20%) SSL
9 10 (8.20%) VPN
10 9 (7.38%) DHCP
10 9 (7.38%) Internet
11 8 (6.56%) LDAP
11 8 (6.56%) WAN
12 7 (5.74%) iSCSI
12 7 (5.74%) NAS
12 7 (5.74%) Network Security
13 6 (4.92%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (45.90%) MySQL
2 17 (13.93%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (11.48%) NoSQL
3 14 (11.48%) Redis
4 10 (8.20%) InterSystems Cache
5 8 (6.56%) Big Data
6 6 (4.92%) Oracle Database
7 5 (4.10%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.64%) Infinispan
8 2 (1.64%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.82%) DB2
9 1 (0.82%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.82%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (15.57%) JIRA
2 9 (7.38%) Jenkins
3 8 (6.56%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.56%) Hudson
4 2 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.64%) Fiddler
4 2 (1.64%) MSBuild
4 2 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.64%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (23.77%) Finance
2 9 (7.38%) Banking
3 8 (6.56%) French Language
4 5 (4.10%) Marketing
5 3 (2.46%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.46%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.64%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.82%) Back Office
7 1 (0.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 69 (56.56%) Linux Engineer
2 33 (27.05%) Systems Engineer
3 26 (21.31%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 20 (16.39%) Administrator
5 17 (13.93%) Linux Administrator
6 14 (11.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (9.02%) Designer
7 11 (9.02%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (7.38%) VMware Engineer
9 8 (6.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.92%) Platform Engineer
11 5 (4.10%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 5 (4.10%) Senior VMware Engineer
12 4 (3.28%) 1st Line Support
12 4 (3.28%) Architect
12 4 (3.28%) Consultant
12 4 (3.28%) Desktop Support
12 4 (3.28%) IT Architect
12 4 (3.28%) IT Consultant
12 4 (3.28%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (42.62%) LAMP
2 20 (16.39%) LEMP Stack
3 11 (9.02%) LAPP Stack
4 8 (6.56%) Web Services
5 7 (5.74%) Middleware
6 6 (4.92%) JDBC
7 5 (4.10%) ELK Stack
8 2 (1.64%) FreeSWITCH
8 2 (1.64%) HornetQ
9 1 (0.82%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.85%) Clustering
2 18 (14.75%) Data Centre
3 11 (9.02%) Wiki
4 5 (4.10%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.28%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.28%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.46%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.64%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.82%) Biology
8 1 (0.82%) CMDB
8 1 (0.82%) GPGPU
8 1 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.82%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.82%) NHS
8 1 (0.82%) Physics
8 1 (0.82%) PKI
8 1 (0.82%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 120 (98.36%) Linux
2 41 (33.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 29 (23.77%) CentOS
4 25 (20.49%) Windows
5 24 (19.67%) Solaris
6 18 (14.75%) Unix
7 8 (6.56%) Fedora
8 7 (5.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (4.92%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 5 (4.10%) Debian
10 5 (4.10%) Ubuntu
11 4 (3.28%) Windows Server
11 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (1.64%) AIX
12 2 (1.64%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.82%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (32.79%) ITIL
2 29 (23.77%) Load Balancing
3 24 (19.67%) High Availability
4 19 (15.57%) Configuration Management
5 15 (12.30%) DevOps
6 10 (8.20%) E-Commerce
7 9 (7.38%) Migration
7 9 (7.38%) SDLC
8 8 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (6.56%) Open Source
9 7 (5.74%) Cryptography
9 7 (5.74%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (4.92%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (4.92%) Memory Management
10 6 (4.92%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (4.92%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (4.92%) Web Filtering
11 5 (4.10%) Mentoring
12 4 (3.28%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (31.15%) Perl
2 31 (25.41%) PHP
3 30 (24.59%) Bash Shell
4 20 (16.39%) SQL
5 18 (14.75%) Java
6 17 (13.93%) Python
7 13 (10.66%) PowerShell
8 10 (8.20%) Shell Script
9 8 (6.56%) AWK
10 6 (4.92%) sed
11 5 (4.10%) Ruby
12 4 (3.28%) Korn
13 2 (1.64%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.82%) Go
Qualifications
1 37 (30.33%) RHCSA
2 28 (22.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 20 (16.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (15.57%) CCNA
4 19 (15.57%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (14.75%) MCSE
6 17 (13.93%) Security Cleared
7 13 (10.66%) Degree
8 11 (9.02%) RHCA
9 6 (4.92%) MCSA
10 5 (4.10%) CISSP
10 5 (4.10%) SCSA
11 4 (3.28%) CCEA
11 4 (3.28%) CCIE
11 4 (3.28%) CCNP
11 4 (3.28%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (3.28%) SCNA
11 4 (3.28%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 4 (3.28%) Sun Certification
11 4 (3.28%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.46%) QA
2 2 (1.64%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.64%) SLA
3 1 (0.82%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.82%) EMIR
3 1 (0.82%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.82%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.82%) MiFID
System Software
1 35 (28.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (16.39%) Active Directory
3 19 (15.57%) NFS
4 17 (13.93%) Varnish
5 16 (13.11%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (12.30%) Docker
6 15 (12.30%) Postfix
7 14 (11.48%) Sendmail
7 14 (11.48%) VMware ESX
8 12 (9.84%) vSphere
9 11 (9.02%) Samba
10 10 (8.20%) iptables
11 7 (5.74%) Hyper-V
12 6 (4.92%) Squid
13 4 (3.28%) KVM
13 4 (3.28%) LXC
14 3 (2.46%) Ceph
14 3 (2.46%) Virtual Machines
15 2 (1.64%) Gluster
15 2 (1.64%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 56 (45.90%) Puppet
2 19 (15.57%) Nagios
3 13 (10.66%) Ansible
3 13 (10.66%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (4.92%) Nmap
4 6 (4.92%) vRealize
5 5 (4.10%) ZABBIX
6 3 (2.46%) Check_MK
6 3 (2.46%) Graylog
6 3 (2.46%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (2.46%) Pingdom
7 2 (1.64%) CFEngine
7 2 (1.64%) cPanel
7 2 (1.64%) Plesk
7 2 (1.64%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (1.64%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.82%) Graphite
8 1 (0.82%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.82%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.82%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 98 (80.33%) Red Hat
2 65 (53.28%) VMware
3 30 (24.59%) Cisco
4 22 (18.03%) Oracle
5 17 (13.93%) Microsoft
6 11 (9.02%) Sun
7 9 (7.38%) NetApp
8 8 (6.56%) Google
9 7 (5.74%) Citrix
10 6 (4.92%) EMC
10 6 (4.92%) Novell
10 6 (4.92%) SAP
11 5 (4.10%) CheckPoint
11 5 (4.10%) Dell
12 4 (3.28%) Atlassian
12 4 (3.28%) Juniper
12 4 (3.28%) Lotus
12 4 (3.28%) New Relic
12 4 (3.28%) Splunk
13 3 (2.46%) Palo Alto
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £85000.00 - £100000 per annum + Bonus/Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £650000 per annum + 20-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Webrecruit
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Digitas LBI
Posted: 18 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ECSC Group PLC
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago