Period
to 13 June 2021

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 13 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
UK > England
6 months to
13 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 800 775 918
Rank change year-on-year -25 +143 +87
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 85 60 159
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.095% 0.078% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.44% 0.36% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 22 56 92
10th Percentile £43,875 £43,750 £46,325
25th Percentile £48,750 £45,625 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +15.00%
75th Percentile £79,688 £69,625 £70,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £88,750 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +15.00%

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 19,366 16,759 33,089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 21.75% 21.76% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11,636 12,602 24,107
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £26,400
25th Percentile £41,250 £38,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £66,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

RHCE
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for RHCE in England

RHCE
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing RHCE in England.

Salary trend for RHCE in England

RHCE
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing RHCE in England over the 6 months to 13 June 2021.

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 13 June 2021. 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
North of England -41 31 £57,500 +12.20%
North West -8 27 £52,500 +2.44%
London -23 21 £80,000 +15.11% 4
South West -45 20 £55,000 -12.00% 4
West Midlands -30 6 £47,500 - 2
Midlands -31 6 £47,500 - 2
Yorkshire -42 4 £60,000 -5.14%
South East -6 3 - -
East of England - 1 £72,500 -
RHCE
UK

For the 6 months to 13 June 2021, 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 80 (94.12%) Red Hat
2 79 (92.94%) Linux
3 66 (77.65%) Azure
3 66 (77.65%) Ansible
4 64 (75.29%) Python
4 64 (75.29%) Microsoft
5 63 (74.12%) Puppet
6 60 (70.59%) AWS
7 59 (69.41%) Configuration Management
8 54 (63.53%) DevOps
9 53 (62.35%) Agile Software Development
10 51 (60.00%) Git (software)
10 51 (60.00%) Docker
11 49 (57.65%) Unix
12 48 (56.47%) ITIL
13 46 (54.12%) VMware
13 46 (54.12%) Bash Shell
14 45 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
15 44 (51.76%) PowerShell
16 42 (49.41%) Service Management
17 41 (48.24%) Oracle
18 38 (44.71%) Public Cloud
19 37 (43.53%) Task Automation
19 37 (43.53%) Scaled Agile Framework
19 37 (43.53%) Infrastructure as Code
19 37 (43.53%) Web Services
19 37 (43.53%) IPv4
19 37 (43.53%) VPN
19 37 (43.53%) OSPF
19 37 (43.53%) Firewall

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 37 (43.53%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 66 (77.65%) Azure
2 60 (70.59%) AWS
3 13 (15.29%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (15.29%) GitHub
4 9 (10.59%) GCP
4 9 (10.59%) IaaS
4 9 (10.59%) PaaS
5 5 (5.88%) Microsoft 365
6 3 (3.53%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 37 (43.53%) Firewall
1 37 (43.53%) IPv4
1 37 (43.53%) OSPF
1 37 (43.53%) VLAN
1 37 (43.53%) VPN
2 2 (2.35%) SAN
3 1 (1.18%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.18%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.18%) NAS
3 1 (1.18%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 51 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 37 (43.53%) JIRA
2 37 (43.53%) Subversion
3 14 (16.47%) Jenkins
4 13 (15.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (15.29%) GitLab
5 4 (4.71%) Snyk
General
1 25 (29.41%) Social Skills
2 17 (20.00%) Finance
3 13 (15.29%) Public Sector
4 2 (2.35%) Law
5 1 (1.18%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.18%) Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (51.76%) Linux Engineer
2 20 (23.53%) Systems Engineer
3 19 (22.35%) Lead Systems Engineer
3 19 (22.35%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 13 (15.29%) Platform Engineer
5 11 (12.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (10.59%) Azure Engineer
6 9 (10.59%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (9.41%) Cloud Engineer
7 8 (9.41%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (9.41%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 8 (9.41%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Analyst
8 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (5.88%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Vulnerability Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) Administrator
9 3 (3.53%) AIX Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Strategy Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (43.53%) Web Services
2 13 (15.29%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 38 (44.71%) Public Cloud
2 8 (9.41%) Private Cloud
3 4 (4.71%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.18%) Clustering
5 1 (1.18%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.18%) PMI
5 1 (1.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 79 (92.94%) Linux
2 49 (57.65%) Unix
3 22 (25.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (21.18%) Windows
5 15 (17.65%) CentOS
5 15 (17.65%) Windows Server
6 4 (4.71%) AIX
7 3 (3.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (69.41%) Configuration Management
2 54 (63.53%) DevOps
3 53 (62.35%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (56.47%) ITIL
5 42 (49.41%) Service Management
6 37 (43.53%) Infrastructure as Code
6 37 (43.53%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 37 (43.53%) Scrum
6 37 (43.53%) Task Automation
7 36 (42.35%) Cyber Intelligence
7 36 (42.35%) Data Science
7 36 (42.35%) DevSecOps
7 36 (42.35%) Machine Learning
7 36 (42.35%) SDLC
7 36 (42.35%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 36 (42.35%) Software Testing
8 19 (22.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 15 (17.65%) Deployment Automation
10 14 (16.47%) High Availability
10 14 (16.47%) Infrastructure Automation
Programming Languages
1 64 (75.29%) Python
2 46 (54.12%) Bash Shell
3 44 (51.76%) PowerShell
4 15 (17.65%) Ruby
5 13 (15.29%) Go
5 13 (15.29%) SQL
6 4 (4.71%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.18%) Java
7 1 (1.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 37 (43.53%) GIAC
2 31 (36.47%) RHCSA
3 21 (24.71%) Security Cleared
4 13 (15.29%) AWS Certification
4 13 (15.29%) Degree
4 13 (15.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (14.12%) MCSE
5 12 (14.12%) SC Cleared
6 10 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (9.41%) MCSA
8 6 (7.06%) CompTIA Security+
9 5 (5.88%) SSCP
10 4 (4.71%) IBM AIX Certification
11 3 (3.53%) RHCA
11 3 (3.53%) Sun Certification
12 2 (2.35%) VCAP
12 2 (2.35%) VCDX
13 1 (1.18%) CAPM
13 1 (1.18%) ISACA
13 1 (1.18%) NCSIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) PCI DSS
1 4 (4.71%) SLA
2 3 (3.53%) GDPR
3 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 51 (60.00%) Docker
2 45 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (43.53%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (9.41%) Active Directory
4 8 (9.41%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (8.24%) Hyper-V
6 5 (5.88%) Firmware
7 1 (1.18%) NFS
Systems Management
1 66 (77.65%) Ansible
2 63 (74.12%) Puppet
3 25 (29.41%) Kubernetes
4 22 (25.88%) Terraform
5 14 (16.47%) Grafana
5 14 (16.47%) Graphite
6 13 (15.29%) Consul
6 13 (15.29%) Docker Swarm
6 13 (15.29%) Packer
6 13 (15.29%) Prometheus
7 5 (5.88%) SCCM
8 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Satellite
9 3 (3.53%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (1.18%) Nagios
10 1 (1.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 80 (94.12%) Red Hat
2 64 (75.29%) Microsoft
3 46 (54.12%) VMware
4 41 (48.24%) Oracle
5 7 (8.24%) IBM
6 5 (5.88%) HP
6 5 (5.88%) Palo Alto
7 4 (4.71%) Cisco
7 4 (4.71%) Dell
8 2 (2.35%) EMC
8 2 (2.35%) Intel
8 2 (2.35%) Mellanox
8 2 (2.35%) Solarflare
8 2 (2.35%) Supermicro
9 1 (1.18%) Brocade
9 1 (1.18%) NetApp
9 1 (1.18%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.18%) Veritas