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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 102 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.44% 0.29% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.77% 0.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.92%
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
339 354 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.02% 33.97% 21.78%
Number of salaries quoted 288 296 207
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 January 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 -12 6 £38,500 -3.75%
RHCE
UK

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Apache
1 12 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (83.33%) SAN
3 8 (66.67%) IBM
3 8 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (50.00%) Firewall
4 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (50.00%) PowerHA
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco
4 6 (50.00%) IBM AIX Certification
4 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (50.00%) ITIL
4 6 (50.00%) AIX
4 6 (50.00%) VMware
4 6 (50.00%) Clustering
4 6 (50.00%) NetBackup
4 6 (50.00%) Veritas
4 6 (50.00%) Internet
4 6 (50.00%) HACMP
5 4 (33.33%) HPUX
5 4 (33.33%) Solaris
5 4 (33.33%) MySQL
5 4 (33.33%) HP
5 4 (33.33%) Dell
5 4 (33.33%) LAMP
5 4 (33.33%) SolarWinds
6 2 (16.67%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (16.67%) CentOS
6 2 (16.67%) Advertising

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 12 (100.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) SAN
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (16.67%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data
2 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (16.67%) Advertising
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Linux Support Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) AIX Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Linux Support
2 6 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Clustering
1 6 (50.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (50.00%) AIX
4 4 (33.33%) HPUX
4 4 (33.33%) Solaris
5 2 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Low Latency
2 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (16.67%) Perl
1 2 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) IBM AIX Certification
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (50.00%) PowerHA
2 2 (16.67%) Squid
2 2 (16.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (66.67%) IBM
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (50.00%) Veritas
4 4 (33.33%) HP
4 4 (33.33%) Dell
4 4 (33.33%) SolarWinds