The table below looks at the statistics for RHCE in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RHCE over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 92 - 99
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.56% - 0.087%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.95% - 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,747 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +4.36%
RHCE
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Qualifications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
359 446 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 28.47% 32.67% 33.13%
Number of salaries quoted 304 389 334
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RHCE across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

RHCE Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

RHCE
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RHCE across the Wales region.

RHCE Salary Trend in Wales

RHCE
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RHCE within the Wales region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
South Wales - 7 £37,500 -
RHCE
UK

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing RHCE 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 RHCE.

1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (75.00%) Apache
3 14 (70.00%) ITIL
3 14 (70.00%) Red Hat
3 14 (70.00%) VMware
4 12 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (55.00%) LAMP
5 11 (55.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (40.00%) SAN
7 8 (40.00%) Solaris
7 8 (40.00%) Line Management
7 8 (40.00%) Mentoring
8 6 (30.00%) PowerHA
8 6 (30.00%) Clustering
8 6 (30.00%) NetBackup
8 6 (30.00%) AIX
8 6 (30.00%) SQL
8 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
8 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (30.00%) Cisco
8 6 (30.00%) IBM
8 6 (30.00%) IBM AIX Certification
8 6 (30.00%) Veritas
8 6 (30.00%) Internet
8 6 (30.00%) HACMP
8 6 (30.00%) Firewall
9 5 (25.00%) HP
9 5 (25.00%) UNIX
9 5 (25.00%) Degree

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing RHCE 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 RHCE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (75.00%) Apache
2 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (15.00%) ColdFusion
3 3 (15.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) SAN
2 6 (30.00%) Internet
2 6 (30.00%) Firewall
2 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Systems Engineer
1 9 (45.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Linux Support
3 6 (30.00%) Linux Support Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) AIX Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) LAMP
2 3 (15.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) HACMP
1 6 (30.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (55.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (40.00%) Solaris
4 6 (30.00%) AIX
5 5 (25.00%) UNIX
6 3 (15.00%) Windows
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (15.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (10.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) Line Management
2 8 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (20.00%) Service Management
3 4 (20.00%) Change Management
3 4 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Competitive Intelligence
3 4 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (30.00%) IBM AIX Certification
3 5 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (30.00%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Red Hat
1 14 (70.00%) VMware
2 6 (30.00%) Veritas
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco
2 6 (30.00%) IBM
3 5 (25.00%) HP
4 3 (15.00%) NetApp
5 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (10.00%) Dell