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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
UK / England
Rank 765 814 829
Rank change year-on-year +49 +15  
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 72 115 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.090% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.36% 0.43% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 67 98 90
Median salary £55,000 £51,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.31% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £31,900 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -  

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 England.

Academic & Professional Certification
England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 19760 26718 27393
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 24.77% 27.59% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15699 21625 21676
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

RHCE
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +71 50 £70,000 +27.27% 8
West Midlands - 7 £53,000 - 1
South West +18 5 £51,250 +13.88% 1
East of England +22 4 £45,000 -3.22%
South East +53 3 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Yorkshire +18 2 £35,547 +22.57%
North West -27 1 £26,000 -29.72% 1
RHCE
UK

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 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 England region with a requirement for RHCE.

1 115 (98.29%) Linux
2 83 (70.94%) Red Hat
3 77 (65.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 69 (58.97%) VMware
5 67 (57.26%) Puppet
6 53 (45.30%) Finance
7 41 (35.04%) RHCSA
8 40 (34.19%) Windows
9 36 (30.77%) Perl
10 35 (29.91%) Unix
11 33 (28.21%) Python
12 32 (27.35%) VMware Infrastructure
13 31 (26.50%) Tomcat
14 30 (25.64%) Apache
15 29 (24.79%) Nagios
16 28 (23.93%) Data Centre
17 27 (23.08%) Solaris
18 26 (22.22%) TCP/IP
18 26 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
18 26 (22.22%) RHCA
18 26 (22.22%) Bash Shell
19 25 (21.37%) Banking
19 25 (21.37%) Cisco
19 25 (21.37%) ITIL
20 23 (19.66%) Microsoft Certification
20 23 (19.66%) OpenStack
21 22 (18.80%) VMware ESXi
22 21 (17.95%) MySQL
22 21 (17.95%) MCSE
22 21 (17.95%) Configuration Management

RHCE
Top Related 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 31 (26.50%) Tomcat
2 30 (25.64%) Apache
3 23 (19.66%) OpenStack
4 16 (13.68%) Confluence
5 13 (11.11%) JBoss
6 8 (6.84%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (5.13%) Liferay
7 6 (5.13%) MS Exchange
8 5 (4.27%) IIS
9 4 (3.42%) IBM Notes
10 3 (2.56%) nginx
11 1 (0.85%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.85%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (5.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.71%) HipChat
3 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 26 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.84%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (6.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.42%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (3.42%) SaaS
4 2 (1.71%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.85%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 26 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 20 (17.09%) SAN
3 18 (15.38%) Firewall
4 17 (14.53%) HTTP
4 17 (14.53%) NAS
5 16 (13.68%) DNS
6 12 (10.26%) DHCP
6 12 (10.26%) LDAP
7 11 (9.40%) Network Security
7 11 (9.40%) SMTP
8 10 (8.55%) Intrusion Detection
9 9 (7.69%) VPN
10 8 (6.84%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (6.84%) iSCSI
11 7 (5.98%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (5.98%) SSL
12 6 (5.13%) SNMP
12 6 (5.13%) tcpdump
12 6 (5.13%) Telnet
13 5 (4.27%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.95%) MySQL
2 9 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (5.13%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.13%) Redis
4 5 (4.27%) MariaDB
4 5 (4.27%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.27%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.42%) Big Data
6 2 (1.71%) DB2
6 2 (1.71%) Infinispan
7 1 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.85%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (10.26%) Jenkins
1 12 (10.26%) JIRA
2 11 (9.40%) Git (software)
3 10 (8.55%) Hudson
4 4 (3.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (3.42%) Fiddler
4 4 (3.42%) MSBuild
4 4 (3.42%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.42%) TeamCity
General
1 53 (45.30%) Finance
2 25 (21.37%) Banking
3 9 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.13%) Marketing
5 4 (3.42%) Retail
6 3 (2.56%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.56%) Games
7 2 (1.71%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (40.17%) Linux Engineer
2 24 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 20 (17.09%) Administrator
4 17 (14.53%) Linux Administrator
5 12 (10.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (10.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 12 (10.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 11 (9.40%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 10 (8.55%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (8.55%) VMware Engineer
8 8 (6.84%) DevOps Systems Engineer
8 8 (6.84%) Unix Engineer
9 6 (5.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (5.13%) Senior Unix Engineer
10 5 (4.27%) DevOps Manager
10 5 (4.27%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 5 (4.27%) Senior VMware Engineer
10 5 (4.27%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (4.27%) Unix Administrator
11 4 (3.42%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.11%) LAMP
2 9 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
3 6 (5.13%) JDBC
3 6 (5.13%) Middleware
4 5 (4.27%) Web Services
5 3 (2.56%) Spring Boot
6 2 (1.71%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (1.71%) HornetQ
6 2 (1.71%) Kafka
7 1 (0.85%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.85%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 28 (23.93%) Data Centre
2 17 (14.53%) Linux Command Line
3 9 (7.69%) Clustering
4 6 (5.13%) Private Cloud
5 5 (4.27%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.42%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.42%) EMC VNX
6 4 (3.42%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.56%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.56%) Online Games
8 2 (1.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.71%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.71%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.71%) Wiki
9 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.85%) CMDB
9 1 (0.85%) GPGPU
9 1 (0.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 115 (98.29%) Linux
2 77 (65.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 40 (34.19%) Windows
4 35 (29.91%) Unix
5 27 (23.08%) Solaris
6 18 (15.38%) CentOS
7 14 (11.97%) Ubuntu
7 14 (11.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (10.26%) Windows Server
9 6 (5.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 5 (4.27%) Debian
11 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (1.71%) AIX
13 1 (0.85%) HPUX
13 1 (0.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.37%) ITIL
2 21 (17.95%) Configuration Management
3 19 (16.24%) DevOps
4 18 (15.38%) Open Source
5 17 (14.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (14.53%) Migration
6 14 (11.97%) High Availability
7 12 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (7.69%) SDLC
9 8 (6.84%) Load Balancing
10 7 (5.98%) Business Continuity
10 7 (5.98%) Cryptography
10 7 (5.98%) Line Management
11 6 (5.13%) Mathematics
11 6 (5.13%) Memory Management
11 6 (5.13%) Operations Management
12 5 (4.27%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (4.27%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (4.27%) Information Security
12 5 (4.27%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 36 (30.77%) Perl
2 33 (28.21%) Python
3 26 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 17 (14.53%) Shell Script
5 15 (12.82%) Korn
5 15 (12.82%) PowerShell
6 14 (11.97%) Ruby
7 13 (11.11%) Bourne shell
7 13 (11.11%) Java
7 13 (11.11%) SQL
8 10 (8.55%) AWK
9 9 (7.69%) PHP
10 6 (5.13%) sed
11 2 (1.71%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (35.04%) RHCSA
2 26 (22.22%) RHCA
3 23 (19.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (17.95%) MCSE
5 17 (14.53%) CCNA
5 17 (14.53%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (12.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (7.69%) Degree
7 9 (7.69%) MCSA
8 8 (6.84%) CCNP
8 8 (6.84%) LPIC
9 7 (5.98%) CISSP
10 6 (5.13%) JNCIA
10 6 (5.13%) Security Cleared
11 5 (4.27%) JNCIS
11 5 (4.27%) VCP5
12 4 (3.42%) Linux+ Certification
12 4 (3.42%) SCNA
12 4 (3.42%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 4 (3.42%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) SLA
2 3 (2.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.85%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.85%) EMIR
3 1 (0.85%) MiFID
System Software
1 32 (27.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (18.80%) VMware ESXi
3 17 (14.53%) Active Directory
4 13 (11.11%) Docker
5 11 (9.40%) iptables
6 9 (7.69%) NFS
7 8 (6.84%) vSphere
8 6 (5.13%) Postfix
8 6 (5.13%) Squid
9 5 (4.27%) Hyper-V
9 5 (4.27%) KVM
9 5 (4.27%) Sendmail
9 5 (4.27%) VMware ESX
10 3 (2.56%) Varnish
10 3 (2.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (1.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (1.71%) Gluster
11 2 (1.71%) GlusterFS
11 2 (1.71%) PowerHA
11 2 (1.71%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 67 (57.26%) Puppet
2 29 (24.79%) Nagios
3 12 (10.26%) Ansible
3 12 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (9.40%) Red Hat Satellite
4 11 (9.40%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 10 (8.55%) ZABBIX
6 7 (5.98%) NetBackup
7 6 (5.13%) Nmap
7 6 (5.13%) vRealize
8 5 (4.27%) SCCM
9 4 (3.42%) cPanel
9 4 (3.42%) FortiGate
9 4 (3.42%) Plesk
10 3 (2.56%) CFEngine
10 3 (2.56%) Check_MK
10 3 (2.56%) Grafana
10 3 (2.56%) Graylog
10 3 (2.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 3 (2.56%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 83 (70.94%) Red Hat
2 69 (58.97%) VMware
3 25 (21.37%) Cisco
4 19 (16.24%) NetApp
5 14 (11.97%) Oracle
6 13 (11.11%) EMC
6 13 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 10 (8.55%) HP
8 9 (7.69%) CheckPoint
8 9 (7.69%) New Relic
9 8 (6.84%) Juniper
10 7 (5.98%) Citrix
10 7 (5.98%) Palo Alto
10 7 (5.98%) SolarWinds
11 6 (5.13%) Atlassian
11 6 (5.13%) Novell
11 6 (5.13%) SAP
12 5 (4.27%) Splunk
12 5 (4.27%) Veritas
13 4 (3.42%) Sun
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Webrecruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum Competitive + Bonus + Benefits + On
Posted: 10 days ago
Docklands
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Berkshire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + up to 25% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum + 4500 on call a year
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £30,000 - £42,000 + Company Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago