Period
to 18 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for RHCE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 868 903 971
Rank change year-on-year +35 +68 +98
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 108 192 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.094% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% 0.56% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 84 143 198
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +13.64% -
10th Percentile £26,925 £39,600 £36,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £95,000 £77,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -19.23% +18.18% +3.77%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 25,041 34,211 38,922
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 21.80% 24.45% 23.87%
Number of salaries quoted 18,671 25,133 30,396
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

RHCE
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing RHCE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for RHCE in England

RHCE
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for RHCE in England

RHCE
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RHCE in England over the 6 months to 18 February 2020.

Salary histogram for RHCE in England

RHCE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RHCE within the England region over the 6 months to 18 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +32 33 £60,000 -14.29% 9
South West +30 33 £52,500 -4.55% 2
South East +48 24 £27,500 -52.59% 2
North of England +47 12 £58,750 +6.82% 3
Yorkshire +23 9 £62,500 +13.64% 2
East of England +42 3 £57,500 +15.00%
North West +22 3 £48,750 - 1
Midlands +20 2 £51,250 +30.57%
West Midlands +20 2 £51,250 +30.57%
RHCE
UK

For the 6 months to 18 February 2020, IT jobs citing RHCE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for RHCE.

1 108 (100.00%) Linux
2 64 (59.26%) Ansible
3 54 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (48.15%) Finance
5 51 (47.22%) Windows
6 50 (46.30%) Python
7 47 (43.52%) Degree
8 44 (40.74%) Unix
8 44 (40.74%) Red Hat
9 43 (39.81%) Azure
10 42 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
10 42 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
11 40 (37.04%) DNS
12 39 (36.11%) Puppet
13 37 (34.26%) ITIL
13 37 (34.26%) Patch Management
14 35 (32.41%) Active Directory
14 35 (32.41%) DMZ
14 35 (32.41%) Kubernetes
15 34 (31.48%) DevOps
15 34 (31.48%) Firewall
16 32 (29.63%) MCP
16 32 (29.63%) Oracle
16 32 (29.63%) Splunk
16 32 (29.63%) JIRA
17 31 (28.70%) AWS
17 31 (28.70%) Docker
17 31 (28.70%) Microsoft
18 30 (27.78%) Management Information System
18 30 (27.78%) Information Security

RHCE
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 17 (15.74%) Confluence
2 11 (10.19%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.48%) Apache
4 6 (5.56%) IIS
5 2 (1.85%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.93%) nginx
6 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 43 (39.81%) Azure
2 31 (28.70%) AWS
3 20 (18.52%) GCP
4 13 (12.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 11 (10.19%) Office 365
6 10 (9.26%) Azure Stack
6 10 (9.26%) OneDrive
7 8 (7.41%) OpenShift
8 2 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.85%) IaaS
8 2 (1.85%) PaaS
8 2 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (37.04%) DNS
2 35 (32.41%) DMZ
3 34 (31.48%) Firewall
4 28 (25.93%) DHCP
5 23 (21.30%) TCP/IP
6 17 (15.74%) VPN
7 16 (14.81%) Internet
8 12 (11.11%) Skype
9 10 (9.26%) NetScaler
10 6 (5.56%) Gigabit Ethernet
11 3 (2.78%) HTTP
12 2 (1.85%) BIG-IP
12 2 (1.85%) VLAN
13 1 (0.93%) LAN
13 1 (0.93%) WAN
13 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.37%) Big Data
2 10 (9.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (0.93%) Apache Ignite
4 1 (0.93%) CouchDB
4 1 (0.93%) Redis
4 1 (0.93%) Riak
Development Applications
1 32 (29.63%) JIRA
2 10 (9.26%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (4.63%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.63%) TestRail
4 5 (4.63%) Zephyr
5 4 (3.70%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (2.78%) Hudson
6 3 (2.78%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.85%) Postman
7 2 (1.85%) Subversion
8 1 (0.93%) GitLab
General
1 52 (48.15%) Finance
2 13 (12.04%) Automotive
2 13 (12.04%) Public Sector
2 13 (12.04%) Retail
3 10 (9.26%) Electronics
3 10 (9.26%) Manufacturing
3 10 (9.26%) Marketing
3 10 (9.26%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.78%) Law
5 2 (1.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (27.78%) Linux Engineer
2 23 (21.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 21 (19.44%) Unix Engineer
4 17 (15.74%) Administrator
5 16 (14.81%) Systems Administrator
5 16 (14.81%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 13 (12.04%) DevOps Engineer
7 12 (11.11%) Support Engineer
8 11 (10.19%) Cloud Engineer
8 11 (10.19%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (9.26%) Platform Engineer
9 10 (9.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (9.26%) Technical Support
10 9 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
10 9 (8.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
11 8 (7.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 8 (7.41%) Platform Manager
11 8 (7.41%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 7 (6.48%) Technical Engineer
12 7 (6.48%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (22.22%) LDAP
2 22 (20.37%) Kafka
3 4 (3.70%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (1.85%) Middleware
4 2 (1.85%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (1.85%) RESTful
5 1 (0.93%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 30 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 14 (12.96%) Data Centre
3 13 (12.04%) Public Cloud
4 8 (7.41%) Cloud Native
5 6 (5.56%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (2.78%) e-Learning
6 3 (2.78%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.85%) Replication
8 1 (0.93%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.93%) User Experience
8 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 108 (100.00%) Linux
2 51 (47.22%) Windows
3 44 (40.74%) Unix
4 29 (26.85%) Solaris
5 26 (24.07%) CentOS
6 21 (19.44%) Debian
7 17 (15.74%) Ubuntu
7 17 (15.74%) Windows Server
8 10 (9.26%) Mac OS
9 8 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (4.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.85%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (1.85%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.85%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
3 37 (34.26%) ITIL
3 37 (34.26%) Patch Management
4 34 (31.48%) DevOps
5 30 (27.78%) Information Security
6 28 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 25 (23.15%) Kanban
7 25 (23.15%) Microservices
8 24 (22.22%) Scrum
9 22 (20.37%) Continuous Delivery
9 22 (20.37%) GitOps
9 22 (20.37%) Ticket Management
10 21 (19.44%) Configuration Management
11 14 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (12.04%) Continuous Deployment
12 13 (12.04%) Customer Requirements
12 13 (12.04%) Project Delivery
12 13 (12.04%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 13 (12.04%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (46.30%) Python
2 29 (26.85%) Bash Shell
3 22 (20.37%) C
4 15 (13.89%) PowerShell
5 10 (9.26%) Go
5 10 (9.26%) JavaScript
5 10 (9.26%) PHP
5 10 (9.26%) Shell Script
5 10 (9.26%) SQL
6 8 (7.41%) C#
7 6 (5.56%) Perl
7 6 (5.56%) Ruby
8 5 (4.63%) Java
9 2 (1.85%) Korn
10 1 (0.93%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 47 (43.52%) Degree
2 42 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (29.63%) MCP
4 20 (18.52%) MCSE
5 16 (14.81%) RHCSA
6 11 (10.19%) CCNA
6 11 (10.19%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (10.19%) MCSA
7 10 (9.26%) CCA
7 10 (9.26%) Oracle Certification
8 8 (7.41%) LFCE
8 8 (7.41%) LFCS
8 8 (7.41%) Linux+ Certification
8 8 (7.41%) Security Cleared
8 8 (7.41%) Sun Certification
8 8 (7.41%) VCAP
9 6 (5.56%) DBS Check
9 6 (5.56%) DV Cleared
9 6 (5.56%) RHCT
10 5 (4.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (20.37%) SLA
2 10 (9.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 35 (32.41%) Active Directory
2 31 (28.70%) Docker
3 25 (23.15%) Firmware
4 23 (21.30%) NFS
5 12 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (10.19%) Hyper-V
7 10 (9.26%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (9.26%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (9.26%) XenApp
8 8 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (6.48%) Ceph
9 7 (6.48%) KVM
9 7 (6.48%) oVirt
10 5 (4.63%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.85%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.93%) Btrfs
12 1 (0.93%) Corosync
12 1 (0.93%) DRBD
12 1 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 64 (59.26%) Ansible
2 39 (36.11%) Puppet
3 35 (32.41%) Kubernetes
4 26 (24.07%) Opscode Chef
5 22 (20.37%) Terraform
6 16 (14.81%) Red Hat Satellite
7 15 (13.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 15 (13.89%) WSUS
8 13 (12.04%) yum
9 10 (9.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 10 (9.26%) SCOM
9 10 (9.26%) SCOrch
10 6 (5.56%) cPanel
10 6 (5.56%) Mesos
10 6 (5.56%) SCCM
11 5 (4.63%) ZABBIX
12 4 (3.70%) Grafana
12 4 (3.70%) Nagios
13 3 (2.78%) Consul
13 3 (2.78%) Graphite
Vendors
1 44 (40.74%) Red Hat
2 32 (29.63%) Oracle
2 32 (29.63%) Splunk
3 31 (28.70%) Microsoft
4 22 (20.37%) ServiceNow
5 16 (14.81%) VMware
6 14 (12.96%) Google
7 12 (11.11%) Atlassian
8 10 (9.26%) SAP
9 9 (8.33%) Cisco
10 6 (5.56%) Citrix
10 6 (5.56%) Juniper
11 3 (2.78%) Dell
11 3 (2.78%) HP
12 2 (1.85%) Brocade
12 2 (1.85%) F5
13 1 (0.93%) Facebook
13 1 (0.93%) YouTube