The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for RHCE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
London / City of London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 259 311
Rank change year-on-year +54 +52  
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 18 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.35% 0.13% 0.077%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.40% 0.50% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 7
Median salary £78,750 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.50% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £45,000 £44,400
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £71,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year -5.26% +2.70%  

RHCE is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Academic & Professional Certification
City of London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1287 1795 2673
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 25.01% 25.00% 25.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1176 1603 2242
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

RHCE
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing RHCE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for RHCE in the City of London

RHCE
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RHCE in the City of London.

Salary trend for RHCE in the City of London

RHCE
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RHCE in the City of London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for RHCE in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing RHCE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for RHCE.

1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (96.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (77.78%) Red Hat
4 20 (74.07%) Puppet
5 19 (70.37%) Finance
5 19 (70.37%) Unix
6 14 (51.85%) RHCA
7 12 (44.44%) Banking
7 12 (44.44%) Solaris
8 10 (37.04%) OpenStack
8 10 (37.04%) Open Source
9 9 (33.33%) Python
9 9 (33.33%) NetApp
9 9 (33.33%) Configuration Management
10 8 (29.63%) NAS
11 7 (25.93%) VMware
12 5 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (18.52%) Firewall
13 4 (14.81%) Wireless
13 4 (14.81%) Linux+ Certification
13 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
13 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (14.81%) Juniper
13 4 (14.81%) Perl
13 4 (14.81%) Cisco
13 4 (14.81%) CCNP
13 4 (14.81%) CCNA
13 4 (14.81%) LPIC
13 4 (14.81%) Ubuntu
13 4 (14.81%) Fortinet

RHCE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (37.04%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) NAS
2 5 (18.52%) Firewall
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco Wireless
3 4 (14.81%) Network Security
3 4 (14.81%) Spanning Tree
3 4 (14.81%) Wireless
4 2 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.70%) DHCP
5 1 (3.70%) DNS
5 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.70%) SAN
5 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
General
1 19 (70.37%) Finance
2 12 (44.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Senior Unix Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Unix Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Administrator
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Unix Administrator
4 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Unix Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) Linux Support
5 3 (11.11%) Linux Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Network Support
6 1 (3.70%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (96.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (70.37%) Unix
4 12 (44.44%) Solaris
5 4 (14.81%) CentOS
5 4 (14.81%) Ubuntu
6 2 (7.41%) Windows
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Open Source
2 9 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 5 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (11.11%) High Availability
5 1 (3.70%) Change Control
5 1 (3.70%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (3.70%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) Python
2 4 (14.81%) Perl
3 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.70%) C
4 1 (3.70%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) RHCA
2 4 (14.81%) CCNA
2 4 (14.81%) CCNP
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.81%) JNCIA
2 4 (14.81%) JNCIS
2 4 (14.81%) Linux+ Certification
2 4 (14.81%) LPIC
2 4 (14.81%) RHCSA
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.70%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware ESX
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) NFS
3 1 (3.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 20 (74.07%) Puppet
2 4 (14.81%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.70%) CFEngine
3 1 (3.70%) Nagios
3 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) Red Hat
2 9 (33.33%) NetApp
3 7 (25.93%) VMware
4 4 (14.81%) Aruba
4 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
4 4 (14.81%) Cisco
4 4 (14.81%) Extreme Networks
4 4 (14.81%) F5
4 4 (14.81%) Fortinet
4 4 (14.81%) Juniper
4 4 (14.81%) Palo Alto
4 4 (14.81%) SonicWALL
4 4 (14.81%) WatchGuard
5 2 (7.41%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) ArcSight
6 1 (3.70%) Veritas
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