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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 100 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 2 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.14% 0.85% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.49% 2.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 0
Average salary £43,500 £33,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.82% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
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
410 408 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.39% 31.55% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 364 342 309
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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 28 August 2015. 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 -18 2 £43,500 +30.82%
RHCE
UK

RHCE
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) UNIX
1 9 (100.00%) AIX
1 9 (100.00%) Solaris
1 9 (100.00%) Apache
1 9 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (100.00%) Veritas
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 9 (100.00%) Internet
1 9 (100.00%) Clustering
1 9 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 6 (66.67%) Change Management
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) HP
2 6 (66.67%) SAP Certification
2 6 (66.67%) ISO 9001
2 6 (66.67%) SAP
2 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 3 (33.33%) COM
3 3 (33.33%) Linux

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (100.00%) Internet
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Support Specialist
1 8 (88.89%) UNIX Specialist
1 8 (88.89%) UNIX Support
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Specialist
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Support
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Clustering
2 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) UNIX
1 9 (100.00%) AIX
1 9 (100.00%) Solaris
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
1 6 (66.67%) Change Management
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) ISO 9001
1 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Veritas
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) SAP
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) HP