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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Certified Technician (RHCT)
Rank 918 953 997
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +44
Permanent jobs citing RHCT 8 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.005% 0.007%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.030% 0.017% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 6
Median salary £43,500 £55,000 £24,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.90% +122.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £46,200 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,150 £58,000 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £45,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +91.48%

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
26791 29398 32263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.16% 27.51% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 21549 23075 25904
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 25 May 2016 within the UK.

RHCT Salary Histogram in the UK

RHCT
Top 5 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 25 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 +26 7 £43,500 -20.90% 3
London +3 5 £43,500 -20.90% 1
Stockport - 2 £29,250 -
Manchester - 2 £29,250 - 1
North West - 2 £29,250 - 1

RHCT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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 32 (96.97%) Linux
1 32 (96.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 29 (87.88%) Red Hat
3 27 (81.82%) RHCE
3 27 (81.82%) HP
4 24 (72.73%) DNS
5 23 (69.70%) LAMP
5 23 (69.70%) VMware
6 19 (57.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (57.58%) DHCP
7 18 (54.55%) Finance
7 18 (54.55%) Bash Shell
8 17 (51.52%) VMware ESX
9 12 (36.36%) AWK
9 12 (36.36%) Apache
9 12 (36.36%) Tomcat
9 12 (36.36%) C
9 12 (36.36%) sed
9 12 (36.36%) vMotion
10 11 (33.33%) ITIL
10 11 (33.33%) NFS
10 11 (33.33%) Puppet
11 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
11 10 (30.30%) Windows
11 10 (30.30%) MySQL
11 10 (30.30%) Symantec
11 10 (30.30%) Configuration Management
11 10 (30.30%) NetApp
12 9 (27.27%) SAN
12 9 (27.27%) MS Excel

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 12 (36.36%) Apache
1 12 (36.36%) Tomcat
2 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (15.15%) WebSphere
4 4 (12.12%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.12%) SoftLayer
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 24 (72.73%) DNS
2 19 (57.58%) DHCP
3 9 (27.27%) SAN
4 8 (24.24%) iSCSI
5 4 (12.12%) LDAP
5 4 (12.12%) SSL
6 3 (9.09%) Firewall
6 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 3 (9.09%) VLAN
6 3 (9.09%) VPN
7 2 (6.06%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (54.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Linux Engineer
2 12 (36.36%) Analyst
2 12 (36.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 9 (27.27%) Administrator
4 8 (24.24%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (15.15%) NetApp Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (15.15%) Unix Administrator
6 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (12.12%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Web Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 2 (6.06%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Linux Support
8 2 (6.06%) Linux Support Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (69.70%) LAMP
2 4 (12.12%) J2EE
2 4 (12.12%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (9.09%) XML
4 2 (6.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Clustering
2 3 (9.09%) iPad
2 3 (9.09%) Replication
3 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (96.97%) Linux
1 32 (96.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (30.30%) Windows
3 8 (24.24%) Unix
4 5 (15.15%) Solaris
4 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
5 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (9.09%) CentOS
6 3 (9.09%) Debian
6 3 (9.09%) SUSE
6 3 (9.09%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.03%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) ITIL
2 10 (30.30%) Configuration Management
3 9 (27.27%) Incident Management
4 8 (24.24%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (18.18%) DevOps
6 5 (15.15%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (15.15%) Change Control
6 5 (15.15%) ITIL V3
6 5 (15.15%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (15.15%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (12.12%) Benchmarking
7 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (12.12%) Performance Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Capacity Management
8 2 (6.06%) High Availability
8 2 (6.06%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (6.06%) Presales
9 1 (3.03%) Project Management
9 1 (3.03%) Server Virtualisation
9 1 (3.03%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) Bash Shell
2 12 (36.36%) AWK
2 12 (36.36%) C
2 12 (36.36%) sed
3 8 (24.24%) Perl
3 8 (24.24%) Python
4 7 (21.21%) Java
5 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
6 5 (15.15%) SQL
7 4 (12.12%) Korn
7 4 (12.12%) PHP
8 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
9 2 (6.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (81.82%) RHCE
2 7 (21.21%) NCDA
3 6 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (12.12%) MCSE
4 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (9.09%) CCNA
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (9.09%) MCITP
6 2 (6.06%) Degree
7 1 (3.03%) CCA
7 1 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (3.03%) MCP
System Software
1 19 (57.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (51.52%) VMware ESX
3 11 (33.33%) NFS
4 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
5 5 (15.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 5 (15.15%) XenApp
6 4 (12.12%) Samba
7 1 (3.03%) vSphere
7 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (36.36%) vMotion
2 11 (33.33%) Puppet
3 7 (21.21%) Backup Exec
4 5 (15.15%) NetBackup
4 5 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (15.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (12.12%) HAProxy
5 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (3.03%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (3.03%) SCOM
7 1 (3.03%) vRealize
Vendors
1 29 (87.88%) Red Hat
2 27 (81.82%) HP
3 23 (69.70%) VMware
4 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
4 10 (30.30%) NetApp
4 10 (30.30%) Symantec
5 7 (21.21%) IBM
5 7 (21.21%) Oracle
6 6 (18.18%) Citrix
7 5 (15.15%) Veritas
8 4 (12.12%) Rackspace
8 4 (12.12%) Sun
9 3 (9.09%) Cisco
10 2 (6.06%) Brocade
10 2 (6.06%) EMC
11 1 (3.03%) Intel Security
11 1 (3.03%) Palo Alto
11 1 (3.03%) SunGard
11 1 (3.03%) Twitter
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