Period
to 22 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for RHCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 949 980 1101
Rank change year-on-year +31 +121 +32
Permanent jobs citing RHCSA 18 96 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.016% 0.068% 0.054%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.073% 0.28% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15 54 87
England median annual salary £45,500 £57,688 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.13% +44.22% -11.11%
10th Percentile £30,550 £37,125 £35,650
90th Percentile £71,300 £88,500 £64,250
UK median annual salary £45,500 £57,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -20.87% +43.75% -11.11%

RHCSA 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 24,756 34,453 39,402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 21.82% 24.52% 23.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18,448 25,296 30,787
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,750 £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%

RHCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for RHCSA in England

RHCSA
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for RHCSA in England

RHCSA
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RHCSA in England over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Salary histogram for RHCSA in England

RHCSA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RHCSA within the England region over the 6 months to 22 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
South East +40 9 £45,500 -17.27% 3
London +53 4 £69,500 -0.71% 5
South West +33 2 £53,750 +7.50% 2
RHCSA
UK

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, IT jobs citing RHCSA 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 RHCSA.

1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (88.89%) RHCE
3 13 (72.22%) DNS
3 13 (72.22%) Firewall
4 12 (66.67%) Red Hat
5 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (50.00%) MCSE
5 9 (50.00%) MCSA
5 9 (50.00%) Windows
6 8 (44.44%) Configuration Management
6 8 (44.44%) Management Information System
6 8 (44.44%) Workflow
6 8 (44.44%) Linux+ Certification
6 8 (44.44%) Information Security
6 8 (44.44%) AWS
6 8 (44.44%) Puppet
6 8 (44.44%) VCAP
6 8 (44.44%) Capacity Management
6 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (44.44%) Docker
6 8 (44.44%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (44.44%) LFCE
6 8 (44.44%) LFCS
7 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 7 (38.89%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (38.89%) Azure
7 7 (38.89%) VMware
8 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (33.33%) Gigabit Ethernet

RHCSA
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 2 (11.11%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.56%) nginx
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) AWS
2 7 (38.89%) Azure
3 2 (11.11%) GCP
4 1 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) DNS
1 13 (72.22%) Firewall
2 6 (33.33%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 3 (16.67%) HTTP
4 3 (16.67%) Internet
4 3 (16.67%) VPN
5 2 (11.11%) BIG-IP
5 2 (11.11%) Skype
6 1 (5.56%) DHCP
6 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Ignite
1 1 (5.56%) CouchDB
1 1 (5.56%) Redis
1 1 (5.56%) Riak
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 3 (16.67%) Hudson
2 3 (16.67%) Vagrant
3 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.11%) Subversion
4 1 (5.56%) GitLab
General
1 3 (16.67%) Public Sector
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Administrator
2 7 (38.89%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (27.78%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (22.22%) Server Support
4 4 (22.22%) Technical Support
5 3 (16.67%) IT Administrator
5 3 (16.67%) IT Support
5 3 (16.67%) IT Systems Administrator
5 3 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (16.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Server Administrator
5 3 (16.67%) Systems Support
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server Support
6 2 (11.11%) Wintel Administrator
6 2 (11.11%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (11.11%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 3 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
4 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (33.33%) Debian
5 4 (22.22%) Unix
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 2 (11.11%) CentOS
6 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Capacity Management
1 8 (44.44%) Configuration Management
1 8 (44.44%) Information Security
1 8 (44.44%) Workflow
2 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) DevOps
3 6 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 6 (33.33%) Network Design
3 6 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
4 5 (27.78%) Microservices
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
6 3 (16.67%) High Availability
6 3 (16.67%) IT Strategy
6 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (16.67%) Open Source
6 3 (16.67%) SIEM
6 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (16.67%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
1 4 (22.22%) Go
1 4 (22.22%) Python
1 4 (22.22%) Ruby
2 3 (16.67%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) Perl
3 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) RHCE
2 9 (50.00%) MCSA
2 9 (50.00%) MCSE
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (44.44%) LFCE
3 8 (44.44%) LFCS
3 8 (44.44%) Linux+ Certification
3 8 (44.44%) VCAP
4 6 (33.33%) Degree
5 5 (27.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (5.56%) CCNA
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (5.56%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Docker
1 8 (44.44%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (38.89%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 2 (11.11%) Terminal Services
6 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Puppet
2 5 (27.78%) Ansible
2 5 (27.78%) Kubernetes
3 4 (22.22%) Docker Swarm
3 4 (22.22%) Grafana
3 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (22.22%) Terraform
3 4 (22.22%) ZABBIX
4 3 (16.67%) Consul
4 3 (16.67%) Graphite
4 3 (16.67%) Nagios
4 3 (16.67%) Opsview
4 3 (16.67%) Packer
4 3 (16.67%) Salt
5 2 (11.11%) WSUS
6 1 (5.56%) Prometheus
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 7 (38.89%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) Juniper
5 2 (11.11%) Brocade
5 2 (11.11%) F5
5 2 (11.11%) Google
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) Facebook
6 1 (5.56%) YouTube