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

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Certified Technician (RHCT)
Rank 907 934 931
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -3
Permanent jobs citing RHCT 28 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.003% 0.006%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.099% 0.010% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 24 3 6
Average salary £50,000 £23,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+112.76% -53.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £23,500 -
% change year-on-year
+48.93% -

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
28359 29471 28730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 28.00% 27.69% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 22649 23557 22514
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,823 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

RHCT
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RHCT within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 2016 within the UK.

RHCT Salary Histogram in the UK

RHCT
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RHCT within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +45 28 £50,000 +112.76% 3
London - 23 £50,000 - 2
City of London - 5 £55,000 - 2
Altrincham - 2 £35,000 -
Crawley - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 £35,000 - 1
West Sussex - 2 - -
North West - 2 £35,000 - 1
South East - 2 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

RHCT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing RHCT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RHCT.

1 34 (82.93%) Linux
2 33 (80.49%) HP
2 33 (80.49%) RHCE
3 31 (75.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 30 (73.17%) VMware
4 30 (73.17%) DNS
5 29 (70.73%) Red Hat
5 29 (70.73%) VMware ESX
6 28 (68.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 24 (58.54%) Bash Shell
8 23 (56.10%) LAMP
9 22 (53.66%) DHCP
10 21 (51.22%) ITIL
10 21 (51.22%) sed
10 21 (51.22%) AWK
11 20 (48.78%) C
11 20 (48.78%) vMotion
12 19 (46.34%) Finance
13 17 (41.46%) SAN
13 17 (41.46%) Windows
13 17 (41.46%) Incident Management
14 14 (34.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 14 (34.15%) NFS
15 12 (29.27%) NetApp
16 10 (24.39%) Symantec
16 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (24.39%) MCSE
17 9 (21.95%) Perl
17 9 (21.95%) Oracle
17 9 (21.95%) Python

RHCT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing RHCT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RHCT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (14.63%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.32%) Apache
2 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 30 (73.17%) DNS
2 22 (53.66%) DHCP
3 17 (41.46%) SAN
4 9 (21.95%) iSCSI
5 8 (19.51%) Firewall
6 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
6 7 (17.07%) VLAN
6 7 (17.07%) VPN
7 6 (14.63%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (12.20%) LDAP
9 3 (7.32%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (7.32%) SSL
10 1 (2.44%) Ethereal
10 1 (2.44%) SNMP
10 1 (2.44%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) MySQL
General
1 19 (46.34%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Analyst
1 21 (51.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 8 (19.51%) Administrator
2 8 (19.51%) Unix Administrator
3 6 (14.63%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (12.20%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) Linux Support
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Technical Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Unix Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) Unix Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (56.10%) LAMP
2 1 (2.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Replication
2 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
3 4 (9.76%) Private Cloud
4 3 (7.32%) Clustering
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 34 (82.93%) Linux
2 31 (75.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (41.46%) Windows
4 9 (21.95%) Unix
5 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (17.07%) Solaris
7 5 (12.20%) Windows Server
8 3 (7.32%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) ITIL
2 17 (41.46%) Incident Management
3 7 (17.07%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (17.07%) Change Control
3 7 (17.07%) Configuration Management
3 7 (17.07%) ITIL V3
3 7 (17.07%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (17.07%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (9.76%) High Availability
4 4 (9.76%) Presales
4 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
4 4 (9.76%) Project Management
4 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
4 4 (9.76%) Ticket Management
5 3 (7.32%) Migration
6 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.88%) DevOps
7 1 (2.44%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.44%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) Bash Shell
2 21 (51.22%) AWK
2 21 (51.22%) sed
3 20 (48.78%) C
4 9 (21.95%) Perl
4 9 (21.95%) Python
5 7 (17.07%) PowerShell
5 7 (17.07%) Shell Script
6 6 (14.63%) Ruby
7 3 (7.32%) SQL
8 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (80.49%) RHCE
2 14 (34.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (24.39%) MCSE
3 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (21.95%) NCDA
5 8 (19.51%) CCNA
5 8 (19.51%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (19.51%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (17.07%) Degree
6 7 (17.07%) MCITP
7 4 (9.76%) MCP
8 3 (7.32%) CCA
8 3 (7.32%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (2.44%) CCNP
9 1 (2.44%) HND
System Software
1 29 (70.73%) VMware ESX
2 28 (68.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (34.15%) NFS
4 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
5 7 (17.07%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (12.20%) Samba
7 3 (7.32%) vSphere
7 3 (7.32%) XenApp
7 3 (7.32%) XenDesktop
7 3 (7.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (48.78%) vMotion
2 9 (21.95%) Backup Exec
3 7 (17.07%) NetBackup
4 6 (14.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (12.20%) Puppet
5 5 (12.20%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (7.32%) MAILsweeper
6 3 (7.32%) SCOM
6 3 (7.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (7.32%) vRealize
Vendors
1 33 (80.49%) HP
2 30 (73.17%) VMware
3 29 (70.73%) Red Hat
4 12 (29.27%) NetApp
5 10 (24.39%) Symantec
6 9 (21.95%) Oracle
7 8 (19.51%) Cisco
8 7 (17.07%) IBM
8 7 (17.07%) Veritas
9 6 (14.63%) Citrix
9 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
10 5 (12.20%) Sun
11 4 (9.76%) Dell
12 3 (7.32%) Intel Security
12 3 (7.32%) Palo Alto
13 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
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