The table below looks at the statistics for RHCT in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RHCT over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Certified Technician (RHCT)
Rank 928 960 991
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +31
Permanent jobs citing RHCT 12 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.006% 0.007%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.043% 0.023% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 6
Median salary £44,000 £48,000 £24,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +93.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £23,800 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £24,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+22.91% +2.12%

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
27926 30411 32911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.24% 27.52% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 22524 23771 26371
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,145
% change year-on-year
- +5.86%

RHCT
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing RHCT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

RHCT Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RHCT
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RHCT within the UK.

RHCT Salary Trend in the UK

RHCT
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RHCT over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 within the UK.

RHCT Salary Histogram in the UK

RHCT
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RHCT within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 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 +15 11 £43,500 -9.37% 3
London +20 8 £44,750 -18.63% 1
North West - 3 £27,500 - 1
Stockport - 3 £27,500 -
Manchester - 3 £27,500 - 1
City of London - 2 £45,000 -

RHCT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing RHCT 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 RHCT.

1 37 (94.87%) Linux
2 36 (92.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 34 (87.18%) Red Hat
4 32 (82.05%) RHCE
5 31 (79.49%) HP
6 29 (74.36%) DNS
7 26 (66.67%) VMware
8 25 (64.10%) LAMP
9 22 (56.41%) Finance
9 22 (56.41%) VMware Infrastructure
9 22 (56.41%) DHCP
10 21 (53.85%) Bash Shell
10 21 (53.85%) VMware ESX
11 15 (38.46%) AWK
11 15 (38.46%) C
11 15 (38.46%) sed
11 15 (38.46%) vMotion
12 14 (35.90%) ITIL
13 12 (30.77%) Incident Management
13 12 (30.77%) NFS
13 12 (30.77%) Symantec
14 11 (28.21%) SAN
14 11 (28.21%) NetApp
14 11 (28.21%) Apache
14 11 (28.21%) Tomcat
14 11 (28.21%) Unix
14 11 (28.21%) Windows
14 11 (28.21%) MySQL
14 11 (28.21%) Puppet
15 10 (25.64%) Microsoft

RHCT
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 11 (28.21%) Apache
1 11 (28.21%) Tomcat
2 7 (17.95%) MS Exchange
3 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (12.82%) WebSphere
4 3 (7.69%) OpenStack
5 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.69%) SoftLayer
2 2 (5.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 29 (74.36%) DNS
2 22 (56.41%) DHCP
3 11 (28.21%) SAN
4 8 (20.51%) iSCSI
5 5 (12.82%) LDAP
5 5 (12.82%) SSL
6 4 (10.26%) Firewall
7 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 3 (7.69%) VLAN
7 3 (7.69%) VPN
8 2 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (5.13%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (2.56%) Ethereal
9 1 (2.56%) SNMP
9 1 (2.56%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (56.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Analyst
1 15 (38.46%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 13 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
3 11 (28.21%) Administrator
4 9 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
5 8 (20.51%) Unix Administrator
6 5 (12.82%) NetApp Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Web Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Linux Support Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 2 (5.13%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
9 2 (5.13%) Senior Unix Administrator
9 2 (5.13%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
9 2 (5.13%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
9 2 (5.13%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (64.10%) LAMP
2 3 (7.69%) J2EE
2 3 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (7.69%) XML
3 2 (5.13%) Web Services
4 1 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Clustering
2 3 (7.69%) iPad
2 3 (7.69%) Replication
3 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 37 (94.87%) Linux
2 36 (92.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (28.21%) Unix
3 11 (28.21%) Windows
4 7 (17.95%) Solaris
5 6 (15.38%) Windows Server
6 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (7.69%) CentOS
7 3 (7.69%) Debian
7 3 (7.69%) SUSE
7 3 (7.69%) Ubuntu
8 2 (5.13%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) ITIL
2 12 (30.77%) Incident Management
3 10 (25.64%) Configuration Management
4 7 (17.95%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (17.95%) Change Control
4 7 (17.95%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (17.95%) ITIL V3
4 7 (17.95%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (17.95%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (12.82%) DevOps
6 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.69%) Benchmarking
7 3 (7.69%) Performance Testing
8 2 (5.13%) Capacity Management
8 2 (5.13%) High Availability
8 2 (5.13%) Migration
8 2 (5.13%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (5.13%) Presales
8 2 (5.13%) Server Virtualisation
9 1 (2.56%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) Bash Shell
2 15 (38.46%) AWK
2 15 (38.46%) C
2 15 (38.46%) sed
3 8 (20.51%) Perl
3 8 (20.51%) Python
4 7 (17.95%) Shell Script
5 6 (15.38%) Java
6 5 (12.82%) SQL
7 4 (10.26%) PHP
8 3 (7.69%) Korn
8 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
9 2 (5.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (82.05%) RHCE
2 7 (17.95%) NCDA
2 7 (17.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (12.82%) MCSE
3 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (10.26%) CCNA
4 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (7.69%) MCITP
6 2 (5.13%) CCA
6 2 (5.13%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (5.13%) Degree
6 2 (5.13%) MCP
7 1 (2.56%) CCNP
System Software
1 22 (56.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (53.85%) VMware ESX
3 12 (30.77%) NFS
4 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
4 7 (17.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 5 (12.82%) Samba
5 5 (12.82%) XenApp
6 2 (5.13%) vSphere
6 2 (5.13%) XenDesktop
6 2 (5.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (38.46%) vMotion
2 11 (28.21%) Puppet
3 7 (17.95%) Backup Exec
3 7 (17.95%) NetBackup
4 5 (12.82%) Red Hat Satellite
4 5 (12.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (7.69%) HAProxy
7 2 (5.13%) MAILsweeper
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (5.13%) SCOM
7 2 (5.13%) vRealize
Vendors
1 34 (87.18%) Red Hat
2 31 (79.49%) HP
3 26 (66.67%) VMware
4 12 (30.77%) Symantec
5 11 (28.21%) NetApp
6 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
7 7 (17.95%) Citrix
7 7 (17.95%) IBM
7 7 (17.95%) Oracle
7 7 (17.95%) Veritas
8 5 (12.82%) Cisco
8 5 (12.82%) Sun
9 3 (7.69%) Rackspace
10 2 (5.13%) Brocade
10 2 (5.13%) EMC
10 2 (5.13%) Intel Security
10 2 (5.13%) Palo Alto
11 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
11 1 (2.56%) SunGard
11 1 (2.56%) Twitter
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