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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 769 800 864
Rank change year-on-year +31 +64  
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 96 114 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.12% 0.090%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.47% 0.47% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 81 94 83
Median salary £55,000 £51,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +7.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +20.21% +1.66%  

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 20516 24488 28089
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 24.55% 26.50% 27.36%
Number of salaries quoted 16083 20063 22454
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +33 42 £47,500 -20.83% 1
South East +28 30 £57,500 +53.33% 4
South West -5 13 £55,000 -
North West - 3 £26,000 - 2
Yorkshire -2 2 £36,000 -20.00%
East of England -14 2 £40,500 -12.90%
East Midlands - 2 £41,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £38,750 -
RHCE
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 166 (96.51%) Linux
2 120 (69.77%) Red Hat
3 113 (65.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 94 (54.65%) VMware
5 89 (51.74%) RHCSA
6 66 (38.37%) Python
7 62 (36.05%) Puppet
8 60 (34.88%) Windows
9 56 (32.56%) Unix
10 49 (28.49%) RHCA
11 48 (27.91%) ITIL
12 45 (26.16%) Finance
13 40 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
13 40 (23.26%) CentOS
14 35 (20.35%) Amazon AWS
15 34 (19.77%) Banking
15 34 (19.77%) Java
16 33 (19.19%) Bash Shell
17 31 (18.02%) Cisco
17 31 (18.02%) CCNA
17 31 (18.02%) Cisco Certification
17 31 (18.02%) Microsoft Certification
17 31 (18.02%) DevOps
18 30 (17.44%) Data Centre
18 30 (17.44%) SQL
18 30 (17.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 29 (16.86%) CISSP
20 28 (16.28%) SAN
20 28 (16.28%) MCSE
20 28 (16.28%) PowerShell

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 23 (13.37%) Apache
2 21 (12.21%) Tomcat
3 17 (9.88%) OpenStack
4 14 (8.14%) Confluence
5 11 (6.40%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (5.23%) IIS
7 7 (4.07%) nginx
8 5 (2.91%) JBoss
9 4 (2.33%) MS Exchange
10 2 (1.16%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.58%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.58%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (1.16%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (2.33%) Magento
2 2 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 35 (20.35%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (8.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.16%) SaaS
5 1 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.58%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.58%) Slack
5 1 (0.58%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 28 (16.28%) SAN
2 26 (15.12%) Firewall
3 23 (13.37%) DNS
4 18 (10.47%) VPN
5 17 (9.88%) TCP/IP
6 15 (8.72%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (8.14%) Network Security
8 13 (7.56%) NAS
9 11 (6.40%) Cisco Wireless
9 11 (6.40%) Wireless
10 10 (5.81%) iSCSI
11 8 (4.65%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (4.65%) DHCP
11 8 (4.65%) IPsec
11 8 (4.65%) IPv4
11 8 (4.65%) LDAP
11 8 (4.65%) SNMP
11 8 (4.65%) SSH
12 7 (4.07%) HTTP
12 7 (4.07%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.95%) MySQL
2 19 (11.05%) SQL Server
3 16 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (4.65%) MongoDB
4 8 (4.65%) RDBMS
4 8 (4.65%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.07%) MariaDB
5 7 (4.07%) Redis
6 4 (2.33%) DB2
7 2 (1.16%) Infinispan
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.58%) Big Data
8 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (5.23%) Jenkins
2 8 (4.65%) JIRA
3 7 (4.07%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (2.33%) Fiddler
4 4 (2.33%) Hudson
4 4 (2.33%) MSBuild
4 4 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 45 (26.16%) Finance
2 34 (19.77%) Banking
3 24 (13.95%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.33%) Retail
5 3 (1.74%) Games
6 2 (1.16%) French Language
6 2 (1.16%) Marketing
7 1 (0.58%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 54 (31.40%) Linux Engineer
2 45 (26.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 32 (18.60%) Administrator
4 30 (17.44%) Systems Engineer
5 25 (14.53%) Linux Administrator
6 21 (12.21%) Security Engineer
7 20 (11.63%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 19 (11.05%) Systems Administrator
9 16 (9.30%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
10 15 (8.72%) Cybersecurity Engineer
11 14 (8.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 12 (6.98%) DevOps Engineer
12 12 (6.98%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 12 (6.98%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 12 (6.98%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 12 (6.98%) Support Engineer
12 12 (6.98%) Unix Engineer
13 10 (5.81%) Linux Support
13 10 (5.81%) Senior Unix Engineer
13 10 (5.81%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.65%) LAMP
2 3 (1.74%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (1.74%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (1.74%) Middleware
2 3 (1.74%) Spring Boot
3 2 (1.16%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (1.16%) HornetQ
3 2 (1.16%) Kafka
3 2 (1.16%) Web Services
3 2 (1.16%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.58%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.58%) J2EE
4 1 (0.58%) Memcached
4 1 (0.58%) POSIX
4 1 (0.58%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.44%) Data Centre
2 23 (13.37%) Linux Command Line
3 15 (8.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 12 (6.98%) Clustering
5 9 (5.23%) EMC VNX
6 8 (4.65%) Hybrid Cloud
6 8 (4.65%) PKI
6 8 (4.65%) Smart Meter
7 7 (4.07%) Computer Science
8 6 (3.49%) Management Information System
8 6 (3.49%) Private Cloud
9 5 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (2.33%) Virtual Team
11 3 (1.74%) Online Games
12 2 (1.16%) Driving Licence
12 2 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (1.16%) Replication
12 2 (1.16%) SWIFT
13 1 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
13 1 (0.58%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 166 (96.51%) Linux
2 113 (65.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 60 (34.88%) Windows
4 56 (32.56%) Unix
5 40 (23.26%) CentOS
6 26 (15.12%) Windows Server
7 21 (12.21%) Ubuntu
8 19 (11.05%) Solaris
9 15 (8.72%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (8.14%) Debian
11 7 (4.07%) AIX
12 5 (2.91%) Kali Linux
12 5 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (1.74%) HPUX
14 2 (1.16%) Fedora
15 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (27.91%) ITIL
2 31 (18.02%) DevOps
3 24 (13.95%) Configuration Management
4 22 (12.79%) SIEM
5 21 (12.21%) Change Management
6 20 (11.63%) Cybersecurity
7 19 (11.05%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (8.14%) Open Source
9 12 (6.98%) ITIL V3
9 12 (6.98%) Line Management
10 11 (6.40%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (6.40%) Migration
11 9 (5.23%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (5.23%) Mathematics
12 8 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
13 7 (4.07%) Multi-Factor Authentication
13 7 (4.07%) Software-Defined Architecture
13 7 (4.07%) Two-Factor Authentication
13 7 (4.07%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (38.37%) Python
2 34 (19.77%) Java
3 33 (19.19%) Bash Shell
4 30 (17.44%) SQL
5 28 (16.28%) PowerShell
6 27 (15.70%) Ruby
7 26 (15.12%) Perl
8 20 (11.63%) Korn
9 15 (8.72%) JavaScript
9 15 (8.72%) Shell Script
10 14 (8.14%) Bourne shell
11 13 (7.56%) PHP
12 9 (5.23%) C
13 8 (4.65%) C++
14 5 (2.91%) C-shell
15 3 (1.74%) AWK
Qualifications
1 89 (51.74%) RHCSA
2 49 (28.49%) RHCA
3 31 (18.02%) CCNA
3 31 (18.02%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (18.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (17.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 29 (16.86%) CISSP
6 28 (16.28%) MCSE
7 19 (11.05%) Security Cleared
8 18 (10.47%) SC Cleared
9 16 (9.30%) LPIC
9 16 (9.30%) VCP5
10 15 (8.72%) CISM
11 12 (6.98%) Degree
12 11 (6.40%) Linux+ Certification
13 7 (4.07%) JNCIA
13 7 (4.07%) MCSA
14 6 (3.49%) CCNP
15 5 (2.91%) CEH
15 5 (2.91%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.47%) PCI DSS
2 15 (8.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.49%) SLA
4 3 (1.74%) QA
System Software
1 40 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (13.95%) VMware ESXi
3 22 (12.79%) Active Directory
4 17 (9.88%) Hyper-V
5 15 (8.72%) KVM
5 15 (8.72%) Snort
6 14 (8.14%) vSphere
7 13 (7.56%) Docker
8 10 (5.81%) Virtual Machines
9 9 (5.23%) XenServer
10 8 (4.65%) vCloud
11 7 (4.07%) iptables
11 7 (4.07%) pfSense
12 6 (3.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 5 (2.91%) Postfix
13 5 (2.91%) Varnish
14 3 (1.74%) GlusterFS
14 3 (1.74%) NFS
15 2 (1.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 2 (1.16%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 62 (36.05%) Puppet
2 24 (13.95%) Nagios
3 19 (11.05%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (9.88%) Nessus
5 15 (8.72%) Ansible
6 13 (7.56%) NetBackup
6 13 (7.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 13 (7.56%) vCenter Server
7 11 (6.40%) FortiGate
7 11 (6.40%) Red Hat Satellite
7 11 (6.40%) ZABBIX
8 10 (5.81%) SCCM
9 9 (5.23%) Failover Clustering
10 8 (4.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 8 (4.65%) PowerCLI
10 8 (4.65%) SCOM
10 8 (4.65%) SCVMM
10 8 (4.65%) WMI
11 5 (2.91%) cPanel
11 5 (2.91%) Plesk
Vendors
1 120 (69.77%) Red Hat
2 94 (54.65%) VMware
3 31 (18.02%) Cisco
4 26 (15.12%) Oracle
5 21 (12.21%) NetApp
6 18 (10.47%) Microsoft
6 18 (10.47%) Splunk
7 17 (9.88%) AlienVault
7 17 (9.88%) LogRhythm
8 15 (8.72%) Acunetix
8 15 (8.72%) EMC
8 15 (8.72%) Rapid7
9 14 (8.14%) CheckPoint
9 14 (8.14%) F5
9 14 (8.14%) HP
10 12 (6.98%) Dell Compellent
10 12 (6.98%) EqualLogic
10 12 (6.98%) Juniper
10 12 (6.98%) Palo Alto
11 11 (6.40%) Extreme Networks
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Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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UKFast
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 15 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus & extensive benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
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Salary: Up to £30,000 + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago