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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Certified Technician (RHCT)
Rank - 891 860
Permanent jobs citing RHCT 0 8 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.007% 0.029%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.027% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 23
Average salary - £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary - - £37,000

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
31182 29698 32765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.76% 27.08% 28.36%
Number of salaries quoted 24968 23465 27508
Average salary £45,000 £42,900 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.89% +2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) RHCE
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) OpenView
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification

RHCT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Redis
2 1 (33.33%) Infinispan
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Support
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) CESG
1 1 (33.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (33.33%) RHCSA
2 1 (33.33%) RHCE
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) NFS
2 1 (33.33%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) OpenView
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
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