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

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Certified Technician (RHCT)
UK
Rank 855 920 949
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +29
Permanent jobs citing RHCT 2 26 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.025% 0.004%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.010% 0.091% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 4
Median salary £27,500 £50,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +112.76%
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £35,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +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
20846 28514 29394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.75% 27.90% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16462 22823 23390
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

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
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 24 February 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 +74 2 £27,500 -45.00% 2
North West -13 1 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Manchester -23 1 £30,000 -14.28% 1
East Midlands - 1 £25,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 £25,000 - 1
Nottingham - 1 £25,000 - 1

RHCT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Private Cloud
2 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Cloud
2 3 (60.00%) Ticket Management
2 3 (60.00%) Presales
2 3 (60.00%) Service Design
2 3 (60.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Virtual Environments
2 3 (60.00%) High Availability
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) ITSM
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) SunGard
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Dell
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Cloud
1 3 (60.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) High Availability
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) ITSM
1 3 (60.00%) Presales
1 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Service Design
1 3 (60.00%) Service Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ticket Management
1 3 (60.00%) Virtual Environments
1 3 (60.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (40.00%) MCSA
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Dell
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (60.00%) SunGard
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
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