Period
to 26 June 2019

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 26 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 898 992 1000
Rank change year-on-year +94 +8 +42
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 159 173 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.48% 0.44% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 95 124 153
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% +7.84%
10th Percentile £46,550 £33,750 £36,750
90th Percentile £87,250 £73,875 £84,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £56,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% +2.27% +10.00%

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 33,004 38,911 40,652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.70% 23.85% 24.87%
Number of salaries quoted 23,759 29,368 32,038
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.01% +10.00% -1.10%

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 26 June 2019.

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 26 June 2019. 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 +76 48 £65,000 +8.33% 4
South West +49 31 £55,000 +8.91% 1
South East -6 26 £58,750 +4.44% 1
East of England +84 25 £52,500 +31.25%
North of England +35 12 £40,750 -13.30%
West Midlands +31 11 £55,000 -
Midlands +23 11 £55,000 +37.50%
Yorkshire +13 7 £53,000 +12.77%
North West +34 5 £28,500 -
RHCE
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2019, 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.

1 145 (91.19%) Linux
2 98 (61.64%) Python
3 94 (59.12%) Red Hat
4 86 (54.09%) VMware
5 85 (53.46%) Puppet
6 73 (45.91%) DevOps
7 72 (45.28%) Windows
8 58 (36.48%) Unix
8 58 (36.48%) Microsoft Azure
9 56 (35.22%) RHCSA
9 56 (35.22%) VMware Infrastructure
10 55 (34.59%) Ansible
11 54 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
11 54 (33.96%) DNS
12 52 (32.70%) Amazon AWS
13 51 (32.08%) Cisco Certification
14 49 (30.82%) CCNA
14 49 (30.82%) Microsoft
15 48 (30.19%) TCP/IP
15 48 (30.19%) Continuous Integration
15 48 (30.19%) Terraform
16 45 (28.30%) Cisco
17 44 (27.67%) ITIL
17 44 (27.67%) Docker
18 43 (27.04%) PowerShell
19 42 (26.42%) Kubernetes
20 40 (25.16%) Shell Script
21 39 (24.53%) Nagios
21 39 (24.53%) Jenkins
22 37 (23.27%) Active Directory

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 25 (15.72%) Confluence
1 25 (15.72%) SharePoint
2 19 (11.95%) Apache
3 9 (5.66%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.89%) nginx
5 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.26%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.63%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 58 (36.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (32.70%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (15.09%) Azure Stack
3 24 (15.09%) Cloud Computing
3 24 (15.09%) Office 365
3 24 (15.09%) OneDrive
4 16 (10.06%) OpenShift
5 14 (8.81%) IaaS
6 13 (8.18%) AWS CloudFormation
6 13 (8.18%) SaaS
7 8 (5.03%) Amazon ECS
8 6 (3.77%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (2.52%) PaaS
10 3 (1.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 54 (33.96%) DNS
2 48 (30.19%) TCP/IP
3 34 (21.38%) SAN
4 27 (16.98%) DHCP
5 24 (15.09%) NetScaler
5 24 (15.09%) Skype
6 21 (13.21%) Firewall
7 18 (11.32%) SMTP
8 15 (9.43%) SNMP
9 14 (8.81%) Fibre Channel
10 13 (8.18%) HTTP
11 11 (6.92%) Internet
11 11 (6.92%) Network Security
12 8 (5.03%) Software-Defined Networking
13 5 (3.14%) iSCSI
13 5 (3.14%) VSAN
14 4 (2.52%) Intrusion Detection
14 4 (2.52%) VPN
14 4 (2.52%) Wireless
15 3 (1.89%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 26 (16.35%) MySQL
3 13 (8.18%) MariaDB
4 7 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.52%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.89%) Redis
7 2 (1.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.26%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.26%) Riak
8 1 (0.63%) DB2
8 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 39 (24.53%) Jenkins
2 32 (20.13%) Git (software)
3 30 (18.87%) JIRA
4 25 (15.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 25 (15.72%) GitLab
5 24 (15.09%) TestRail
5 24 (15.09%) Visual Studio
5 24 (15.09%) Zephyr
6 3 (1.89%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.63%) GoCD
General
1 16 (10.06%) Finance
2 9 (5.66%) Legal
3 6 (3.77%) Retail
4 4 (2.52%) Electronics
5 3 (1.89%) Advertising
5 3 (1.89%) Automotive
5 3 (1.89%) Banking
5 3 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.89%) Marketing
5 3 (1.89%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.26%) Publishing
7 1 (0.63%) Billing
7 1 (0.63%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 45 (28.30%) DevOps Engineer
2 35 (22.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 27 (16.98%) Linux Engineer
3 27 (16.98%) Platform Engineer
4 19 (11.95%) Architect
5 16 (10.06%) Administrator
5 16 (10.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 16 (10.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 16 (10.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (9.43%) Cloud Engineer
7 11 (6.92%) AWS Engineer
8 9 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (5.03%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 8 (5.03%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (5.03%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (5.03%) Unix Administrator
10 6 (3.77%) Linux Administrator
10 6 (3.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 6 (3.77%) Security Engineer
10 6 (3.77%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (15.72%) Elastic Stack
2 14 (8.81%) LDAP
3 11 (6.92%) LAMP
4 8 (5.03%) Apache Flex
5 7 (4.40%) Middleware
6 6 (3.77%) LAPP Stack
6 6 (3.77%) Web Services
7 4 (2.52%) .NET
7 4 (2.52%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 3 (1.89%) Node.js
9 1 (0.63%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.63%) REST
9 1 (0.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.50%) Public Cloud
2 18 (11.32%) Replication
3 13 (8.18%) e-Learning
4 11 (6.92%) Data Centre
4 11 (6.92%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (6.29%) Mobile Computing
6 5 (3.14%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (2.52%) Wiki
8 3 (1.89%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.26%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.26%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 2 (1.26%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.26%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.26%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (1.26%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.63%) CMDB
10 1 (0.63%) Derivative
10 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.63%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.63%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 145 (91.19%) Linux
2 72 (45.28%) Windows
3 58 (36.48%) Unix
4 37 (23.27%) CentOS
5 36 (22.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (15.09%) Mac OS
7 17 (10.69%) Debian
7 17 (10.69%) Windows Server
8 12 (7.55%) Solaris
9 9 (5.66%) Data ONTAP
10 7 (4.40%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.63%) Fedora
13 1 (0.63%) Gentoo
13 1 (0.63%) SUSE
13 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (45.91%) DevOps
2 54 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (30.19%) Continuous Integration
4 44 (27.67%) ITIL
5 36 (22.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 34 (21.38%) Open Source
7 29 (18.24%) Mentoring
7 29 (18.24%) Scrum
8 27 (16.98%) Kanban
8 27 (16.98%) Microservices
9 26 (16.35%) PRINCE2
10 25 (15.72%) CRM
10 25 (15.72%) Presales
11 24 (15.09%) MODAF
12 22 (13.84%) Continuous Delivery
12 22 (13.84%) Deployment Automation
12 22 (13.84%) E-Procurement
12 22 (13.84%) Infrastructure Automation
12 22 (13.84%) IT Strategy
12 22 (13.84%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 98 (61.64%) Python
2 43 (27.04%) PowerShell
3 40 (25.16%) Shell Script
4 34 (21.38%) PHP
5 33 (20.75%) Perl
6 28 (17.61%) Ruby
7 27 (16.98%) JavaScript
8 26 (16.35%) Bash Shell
8 26 (16.35%) Go
8 26 (16.35%) SQL
9 17 (10.69%) Java
10 12 (7.55%) Korn
11 8 (5.03%) AWK
11 8 (5.03%) Bourne shell
12 5 (3.14%) C
13 2 (1.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 56 (35.22%) RHCSA
2 51 (32.08%) Cisco Certification
3 49 (30.82%) CCNA
4 37 (23.27%) Degree
5 24 (15.09%) CCA
5 24 (15.09%) MCP
6 22 (13.84%) MCSE
6 22 (13.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (13.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 20 (12.58%) Citrix Certification
9 19 (11.95%) LPIC
10 17 (10.69%) Security Cleared
11 13 (8.18%) RHCT
12 12 (7.55%) Oracle Certification
13 8 (5.03%) DV Cleared
13 8 (5.03%) OCA
13 8 (5.03%) OCP
14 7 (4.40%) MCSA
15 6 (3.77%) CCNP
15 6 (3.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (15.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 19 (11.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.77%) SLA
4 1 (0.63%) COBIT
System Software
1 56 (35.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (27.67%) Docker
3 37 (23.27%) Active Directory
4 33 (20.75%) Hyper-V
5 26 (16.35%) XenApp
6 24 (15.09%) Microsoft App-V
6 24 (15.09%) XenDesktop
7 23 (14.47%) vSphere
8 11 (6.92%) iptables
9 10 (6.29%) Gluster
10 9 (5.66%) NFS
11 8 (5.03%) Ceph
11 8 (5.03%) KVM
11 8 (5.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 8 (5.03%) VMware NSX
12 7 (4.40%) Virtual Machines
13 6 (3.77%) GlusterFS
13 6 (3.77%) Squid
13 6 (3.77%) vCloud
14 5 (3.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 85 (53.46%) Puppet
2 55 (34.59%) Ansible
3 48 (30.19%) Terraform
4 42 (26.42%) Kubernetes
5 39 (24.53%) Nagios
6 35 (22.01%) Opscode Chef
7 24 (15.09%) Grafana
7 24 (15.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 24 (15.09%) SCCM
7 24 (15.09%) SCOM
7 24 (15.09%) SCOrch
8 22 (13.84%) Consul
8 22 (13.84%) Docker Swarm
8 22 (13.84%) Opsview
8 22 (13.84%) Packer
9 18 (11.32%) Red Hat Satellite
10 11 (6.92%) NetBackup
10 11 (6.92%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 8 (5.03%) Oracle ZFS
12 6 (3.77%) SELinux
Vendors
1 94 (59.12%) Red Hat
2 86 (54.09%) VMware
3 49 (30.82%) Microsoft
4 45 (28.30%) Cisco
5 34 (21.38%) Oracle
6 27 (16.98%) Citrix
7 26 (16.35%) Splunk
8 24 (15.09%) Atlassian
9 15 (9.43%) HP
10 13 (8.18%) Brocade
11 11 (6.92%) Veritas
12 9 (5.66%) Google
13 8 (5.03%) Centrify
13 8 (5.03%) NetApp
13 8 (5.03%) Sun
14 7 (4.40%) EMC
15 6 (3.77%) StorageTek
16 5 (3.14%) Clearswift
16 5 (3.14%) Dell
16 5 (3.14%) Veeam