The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Certified Technician (RHCT)
Rank 891 840 846
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +6
Permanent jobs citing RHCT 5 29 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.027% 0.030%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.016% 0.097% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 31
Average salary £58,750 £23,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+150.00% -53.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £22,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £35,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -52.17%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31600 29794 32765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.09% 27.31% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 24801 24153 28117
Average salary £44,250 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,452 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -

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 11 July 2014 within the UK.

RHCT Salary Histogram in the UK

RHCT
Top 8 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 11 July 2014. 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 -40 5 £58,750 +150.00% 3
London -58 3 £67,500 +100.00% 2
City of London -5 1 £67,500 +200.00%
South East -11 1 - - 1
North West - 1 £23,500 -
Manchester - 1 £23,500 -
Slough - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -

RHCT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) MCP
3 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
4 5 (45.45%) RHCE
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (36.36%) NAS
5 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (36.36%) SAN
5 4 (36.36%) VMware
5 4 (36.36%) NFS
5 4 (36.36%) DNS
6 3 (27.27%) SNMP
6 3 (27.27%) SMTP
6 3 (27.27%) Python
6 3 (27.27%) LDAP
6 3 (27.27%) Banking
6 3 (27.27%) Subversion
6 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
6 3 (27.27%) Nagios
6 3 (27.27%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (27.27%) tcpdump
6 3 (27.27%) CFEngine
6 3 (27.27%) Cobbler
6 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
6 3 (27.27%) RHCA
6 3 (27.27%) SSH
7 2 (18.18%) Finance

RHCT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
1 4 (36.36%) SAN
1 4 (36.36%) NAS
2 3 (27.27%) tcpdump
2 3 (27.27%) SNMP
2 3 (27.27%) SSH
2 3 (27.27%) LDAP
2 3 (27.27%) SMTP
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) HTTP
4 1 (9.09%) RIP
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) MPLS
4 1 (9.09%) OSPF
4 1 (9.09%) BGP
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Subversion
General
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
1 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Administrator
1 5 (45.45%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Data Centre Technician
2 3 (27.27%) Data Centre Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Support
3 1 (9.09%) Core Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) SOA
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) MCP
2 5 (45.45%) RHCE
3 3 (27.27%) RHCA
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (9.09%) JNCIA
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) MCSE
4 1 (9.09%) CCNA
4 1 (9.09%) ISEB
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) NFS
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Nagios
1 3 (27.27%) CFEngine
1 3 (27.27%) Cobbler
1 3 (27.27%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (9.09%) OpenView
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Juniper
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) Nortel
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
4 1 (9.09%) F5
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 10 days ago