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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Certified Architect (RHCA)
England / London
Rank 557 655 -
Rank change year-on-year +98 -  
Permanent jobs citing RHCA 20 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.060% 0.002% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 0.009% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 1 0
Median salary £62,500 £65,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.84% -  
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £50,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.00% +31.57%  

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 7864 10822 10968
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.67% 25.80% 25.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6366 8962 8934
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 26 March 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 26 March 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 - 9 £62,500 -
RHCA
England

RHCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (96.30%) Red Hat
3 19 (70.37%) RHCE
4 18 (66.67%) Unix
4 18 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (51.85%) Puppet
5 14 (51.85%) Finance
5 14 (51.85%) VMware
6 13 (48.15%) Open Source
6 13 (48.15%) OpenStack
7 12 (44.44%) Data Centre
7 12 (44.44%) Cisco
8 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (29.63%) Banking
9 8 (29.63%) Python
9 8 (29.63%) C
9 8 (29.63%) C++
9 8 (29.63%) Java
9 8 (29.63%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (25.93%) KVM
10 7 (25.93%) CentOS
10 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
11 5 (18.52%) Nagios
11 5 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (14.81%) Structured Programming
12 4 (14.81%) F5
12 4 (14.81%) REST
12 4 (14.81%) High Availability
12 4 (14.81%) ArcSight
12 4 (14.81%) RESTful

RHCA
Top Related 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 13 (48.15%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.70%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco Wireless
1 4 (14.81%) Firewall
1 4 (14.81%) Network Security
1 4 (14.81%) Spanning Tree
1 4 (14.81%) Wireless
2 3 (11.11%) LDAP
3 2 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (7.41%) SAN
4 1 (3.70%) IPsec
4 1 (3.70%) SSH
4 1 (3.70%) SSL
4 1 (3.70%) VoIP
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Banking
3 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Exchange Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Linux Support
4 3 (11.11%) Linux Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Virtualisation Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) IT Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) REST
1 4 (14.81%) RESTful
2 1 (3.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.81%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 18 (66.67%) Unix
3 7 (25.93%) CentOS
4 4 (14.81%) Ubuntu
4 4 (14.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Open Source
2 8 (29.63%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (14.81%) High Availability
3 4 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (14.81%) Structured Programming
4 3 (11.11%) Information Security
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
6 1 (3.70%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (3.70%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) C
1 8 (29.63%) C++
1 8 (29.63%) Java
1 8 (29.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (70.37%) RHCE
2 4 (14.81%) CCNA
2 4 (14.81%) CCNP
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) JNCIA
2 4 (14.81%) JNCIS
2 4 (14.81%) Linux+ Certification
2 4 (14.81%) LPIC
2 4 (14.81%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (3.70%) EMIR
1 1 (3.70%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (25.93%) KVM
3 5 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (14.81%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 2 (7.41%) NFS
7 1 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (3.70%) XenApp
7 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (51.85%) Puppet
2 5 (18.52%) Nagios
3 4 (14.81%) FortiGate
4 1 (3.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) Red Hat
2 14 (51.85%) VMware
3 12 (44.44%) Cisco
4 4 (14.81%) ArcSight
4 4 (14.81%) Aruba
4 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
4 4 (14.81%) Extreme Networks
4 4 (14.81%) F5
4 4 (14.81%) Fortinet
4 4 (14.81%) HP
4 4 (14.81%) Juniper
4 4 (14.81%) Palo Alto
4 4 (14.81%) SonicWALL
4 4 (14.81%) WatchGuard
5 2 (7.41%) NetApp
6 1 (3.70%) Citrix