The table below looks at the statistics for RHCE in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RHCE over the 3 months to 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 215 207 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.070% 0.019% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.069% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -16.66%
RHCE
England

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

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1481 1456 1518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.80% 27.31% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1153 1152 1282
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +2.14%

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

RHCE Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

RHCE
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

RHCE Salary Trend in the West Midlands

RHCE
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RHCE across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 July 2015.

RHCE Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

RHCE
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RHCE within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 July 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
Birmingham -8 2 £60,000 +71.42%
Dudley - 1 £50,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £33,045 -
RHCE
England

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) AIX
4 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) Ansible
4 2 (33.33%) RHCSA
5 1 (16.67%) Network Management
5 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
5 1 (16.67%) MCSE
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
5 1 (16.67%) Nagios
5 1 (16.67%) Statistics

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) AIX
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Network Management
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) RHCSA
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) LPIC
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (16.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat