The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for RHCA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Certified Architect (RHCA)
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 596 642 673
Rank change year-on-year +46 +31  
Permanent jobs citing RHCA 20 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.055% 0.005% 0.013%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.020% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 4
Median salary £40,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.43% +4.54%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £51,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.31% +20.58%  

RHCA 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 London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8338 9778 11622
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.01% 24.41% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6424 8196 9484
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

RHCA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing RHCA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for RHCA in London

RHCA
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for RHCA in London

RHCA
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RHCA in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for RHCA in London

RHCA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RHCA within the London region over the 3 months to 24 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
City of London +33 8 £38,750 -22.50%
RHCA
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing RHCA 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 London region with a requirement for RHCA.

1 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 39 (97.50%) Red Hat
3 30 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (72.50%) RHCE
5 22 (55.00%) Cisco
6 20 (50.00%) VMware
7 19 (47.50%) RHCSA
8 18 (45.00%) Python
9 16 (40.00%) Java
9 16 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (40.00%) CentOS
10 15 (37.50%) Data Centre
11 14 (35.00%) Virtual Machines
11 14 (35.00%) Unix
11 14 (35.00%) Banking
12 13 (32.50%) Windows
13 11 (27.50%) C
13 11 (27.50%) C++
13 11 (27.50%) Juniper
13 11 (27.50%) CheckPoint
13 11 (27.50%) Firewall
13 11 (27.50%) Wireless
13 11 (27.50%) Linux+ Certification
13 11 (27.50%) Palo Alto
13 11 (27.50%) Cisco Wireless
13 11 (27.50%) F5
13 11 (27.50%) Root Cause Analysis
13 11 (27.50%) FortiGate
13 11 (27.50%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (27.50%) Aruba

RHCA
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 7 (17.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.50%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) Cisco ASA
1 11 (27.50%) Cisco Wireless
1 11 (27.50%) Firewall
1 11 (27.50%) Wireless
2 10 (25.00%) Network Security
3 8 (20.00%) VPN
4 6 (15.00%) IPsec
4 6 (15.00%) Spanning Tree
5 5 (12.50%) HTTP
5 5 (12.50%) HTTPS
5 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 3 (7.50%) LDAP
7 1 (2.50%) SSH
7 1 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 14 (35.00%) Banking
2 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 14 (35.00%) Administrator
2 14 (35.00%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (32.50%) Linux Administrator
3 13 (32.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 7 (17.50%) Support Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Linux Support
6 5 (12.50%) Linux Support Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Security Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Virtualisation Administrator
7 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Exchange Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 2 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) SIEM Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) REST
1 7 (17.50%) RESTful
2 1 (2.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 9 (22.50%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
3 7 (17.50%) PKI
4 2 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (40.00%) CentOS
4 14 (35.00%) Unix
5 13 (32.50%) Windows
6 11 (27.50%) Ubuntu
7 7 (17.50%) Debian
8 5 (12.50%) Kali Linux
9 2 (5.00%) AIX
10 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Root Cause Analysis
1 11 (27.50%) Task Automation
2 7 (17.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 7 (17.50%) Open Source
2 7 (17.50%) SIEM
2 7 (17.50%) Structured Programming
2 7 (17.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 7 (17.50%) Vulnerability Management
3 6 (15.00%) High Availability
3 6 (15.00%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (12.50%) Cryptography
4 5 (12.50%) Security Operations
5 3 (7.50%) Information Security
6 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.50%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (2.50%) DevOps
7 1 (2.50%) ITIL
7 1 (2.50%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) Python
2 16 (40.00%) Java
3 11 (27.50%) C
3 11 (27.50%) C++
4 5 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 5 (12.50%) C-shell
4 5 (12.50%) Korn
4 5 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (72.50%) RHCE
2 19 (47.50%) RHCSA
3 11 (27.50%) Linux+ Certification
3 11 (27.50%) LPIC
4 7 (17.50%) Degree
5 5 (12.50%) CEH
5 5 (12.50%) CISSP
5 5 (12.50%) CREST Certified
5 5 (12.50%) GIAC
5 5 (12.50%) SANS
5 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 4 (10.00%) CCNA
6 4 (10.00%) CCNP
6 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (10.00%) JNCIA
6 4 (10.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (17.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (35.00%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (25.00%) KVM
4 7 (17.50%) pfSense
5 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
5 3 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (27.50%) FortiGate
2 9 (22.50%) Puppet
3 4 (10.00%) Nagios
4 3 (7.50%) vCenter Server
5 2 (5.00%) Nessus
6 1 (2.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 39 (97.50%) Red Hat
2 22 (55.00%) Cisco
3 20 (50.00%) VMware
4 11 (27.50%) Aruba
4 11 (27.50%) CheckPoint
4 11 (27.50%) Extreme Networks
4 11 (27.50%) F5
4 11 (27.50%) Fortinet
4 11 (27.50%) Juniper
4 11 (27.50%) Palo Alto
4 11 (27.50%) SonicWALL
4 11 (27.50%) WatchGuard
5 8 (20.00%) Oracle
6 3 (7.50%) ArcSight
6 3 (7.50%) HP
7 2 (5.00%) AlienVault
7 2 (5.00%) LogRhythm
7 2 (5.00%) McAfee