Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for RHCE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
England > London
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 719 773 803
Rank change year-on-year +54 +30 +68
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 87 69 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.092% 0.071%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 0.40% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 78 54 53
London median annual salary £67,500 £57,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.90% -0.43% -
10th Percentile £53,750 £37,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £81,250 £91,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +5.26%

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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 15,536 17,064 18,774
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.57% 22.78% 24.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11,518 12,641 15,764
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

RHCE
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing RHCE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for RHCE in London

RHCE
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for RHCE in London

RHCE
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RHCE in London over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for RHCE in London

RHCE
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RHCE within the London region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. 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
Central London -47 16 £70,000 +27.27% 1
South London +28 12 £57,500 +0.88% 3
West London - 1 £60,000 - 1
RHCE
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for RHCE.

1 82 (94.25%) Linux
2 71 (81.61%) Red Hat
3 59 (67.82%) Finance
3 59 (67.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 48 (55.17%) Python
5 46 (52.87%) Puppet
6 45 (51.72%) DevOps
7 43 (49.43%) VMware
8 38 (43.68%) Bash Shell
9 30 (34.48%) Ansible
9 30 (34.48%) RHCSA
10 29 (33.33%) Unix
11 27 (31.03%) RHCA
12 26 (29.89%) Configuration Management
12 26 (29.89%) CentOS
12 26 (29.89%) Ruby
13 25 (28.74%) Windows
14 24 (27.59%) Shell Script
15 23 (26.44%) OpenStack
15 23 (26.44%) Docker
15 23 (26.44%) VMware Infrastructure
16 22 (25.29%) Perl
17 21 (24.14%) High Availability
17 21 (24.14%) Jenkins
18 20 (22.99%) Open Source
18 20 (22.99%) Cisco
19 19 (21.84%) Nagios
20 18 (20.69%) ITIL
20 18 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
21 17 (19.54%) Fintech

RHCE
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 23 (26.44%) OpenStack
2 13 (14.94%) Apache
3 8 (9.20%) IIS
4 6 (6.90%) Tomcat
5 5 (5.75%) Confluence
6 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.30%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.15%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 18 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (14.94%) OpenShift
3 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.60%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.45%) GitHub
5 3 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (3.45%) IaaS
5 3 (3.45%) PaaS
6 1 (1.15%) Datadog
6 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.09%) Multicast
2 13 (14.94%) BGP
2 13 (14.94%) EIGRP
2 13 (14.94%) OSPF
3 12 (13.79%) DNS
4 10 (11.49%) DHCP
4 10 (11.49%) VPN
5 9 (10.34%) Firewall
5 9 (10.34%) SAN
6 6 (6.90%) TCP/IP
7 5 (5.75%) HTTP
7 5 (5.75%) LAN
7 5 (5.75%) NAS
7 5 (5.75%) WAN
8 3 (3.45%) Kerberos
8 3 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (2.30%) FTP
9 2 (2.30%) Internet
9 2 (2.30%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (2.30%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.90%) MySQL
2 4 (4.60%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.45%) Blockchain
4 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 21 (24.14%) Jenkins
2 7 (8.05%) JIRA
3 5 (5.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (5.75%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.75%) Hudson
3 5 (5.75%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (5.75%) Subversion
3 5 (5.75%) TeamCity
3 5 (5.75%) Vagrant
General
1 59 (67.82%) Finance
2 10 (11.49%) Advertising
3 9 (10.34%) Banking
4 5 (5.75%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (64.37%) Linux Engineer
2 25 (28.74%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (20.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 17 (19.54%) Systems Engineer
5 16 (18.39%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 15 (17.24%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 15 (17.24%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 12 (13.79%) Cisco Engineer
7 12 (13.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 12 (13.79%) Network Systems Engineer
8 10 (11.49%) Architect
9 9 (10.34%) Administrator
10 7 (8.05%) Linux Administrator
10 7 (8.05%) Linux Scripter
10 7 (8.05%) Senior Architect
10 7 (8.05%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (5.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 5 (5.75%) Windows Engineer
12 4 (4.60%) Junior
12 4 (4.60%) Junior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.24%) Middleware
2 5 (5.75%) LDAP
3 2 (2.30%) .NET
3 2 (2.30%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (2.30%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.15%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.15%) HTML
4 1 (1.15%) JSON
4 1 (1.15%) Kafka
4 1 (1.15%) LAMP
4 1 (1.15%) Node.js
4 1 (1.15%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.15%) Spring
4 1 (1.15%) XML
4 1 (1.15%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.54%) Fintech
2 6 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (4.60%) Hedge funds
4 4 (4.60%) Mobile Computing
5 3 (3.45%) Clustering
5 3 (3.45%) iSeries
5 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.45%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.45%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.15%) Equities
6 1 (1.15%) Eurex
6 1 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.15%) PKI
6 1 (1.15%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 82 (94.25%) Linux
2 59 (67.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 29 (33.33%) Unix
4 26 (29.89%) CentOS
5 25 (28.74%) Windows
6 13 (14.94%) Fedora
7 12 (13.79%) Windows Server
8 9 (10.34%) Solaris
9 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (3.45%) Ubuntu
10 3 (3.45%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.15%) AIX
11 1 (1.15%) Debian
11 1 (1.15%) HPUX
11 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.15%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (51.72%) DevOps
2 26 (29.89%) Configuration Management
3 21 (24.14%) High Availability
4 20 (22.99%) Open Source
5 18 (20.69%) ITIL
6 15 (17.24%) Low Latency
7 14 (16.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 13 (14.94%) Automated Trading
8 13 (14.94%) Mathematics
8 13 (14.94%) Network Architecture
9 10 (11.49%) Mentoring
10 8 (9.20%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (8.05%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (6.90%) Customer Requirements
12 6 (6.90%) Load Balancing
12 6 (6.90%) SIEM
13 5 (5.75%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (5.75%) Change Management
13 5 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (5.75%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (55.17%) Python
2 38 (43.68%) Bash Shell
3 26 (29.89%) Ruby
4 24 (27.59%) Shell Script
5 22 (25.29%) Perl
6 13 (14.94%) Bourne shell
6 13 (14.94%) Korn
7 9 (10.34%) Java
8 6 (6.90%) PowerShell
9 5 (5.75%) Go
9 5 (5.75%) SQL
10 3 (3.45%) C#
11 1 (1.15%) C++
Qualifications
1 30 (34.48%) RHCSA
2 27 (31.03%) RHCA
3 14 (16.09%) Degree
4 13 (14.94%) Numerate Degree
5 9 (10.34%) AWS Certification
5 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (9.20%) MCSE
7 6 (6.90%) Oracle Certification
7 6 (6.90%) Sun Certification
8 5 (5.75%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (5.75%) LPIC
8 5 (5.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (4.60%) MCSA
10 3 (3.45%) CCNA
10 3 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (3.45%) MCITP
11 2 (2.30%) CISSP
11 2 (2.30%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (1.15%) CCNP
12 1 (1.15%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) QA
System Software
1 23 (26.44%) Docker
1 23 (26.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (16.09%) Active Directory
3 12 (13.79%) vSphere
4 9 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.45%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.45%) vCloud
6 2 (2.30%) KVM
6 2 (2.30%) LXC
6 2 (2.30%) NFS
6 2 (2.30%) Squid
6 2 (2.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (2.30%) XenApp
7 1 (1.15%) PowerDNS
Systems Management
1 46 (52.87%) Puppet
2 30 (34.48%) Ansible
3 19 (21.84%) Nagios
4 14 (16.09%) Red Hat Satellite
5 12 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (10.34%) vCenter Server
6 9 (10.34%) vRealize
7 7 (8.05%) Grafana
8 6 (6.90%) Consul
8 6 (6.90%) Kubernetes
8 6 (6.90%) Terraform
9 5 (5.75%) Control-M
9 5 (5.75%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (5.75%) Graphite
9 5 (5.75%) HAProxy
9 5 (5.75%) Opsview
9 5 (5.75%) Packer
9 5 (5.75%) Salt
9 5 (5.75%) ZABBIX
10 3 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 71 (81.61%) Red Hat
2 43 (49.43%) VMware
3 20 (22.99%) Cisco
4 15 (17.24%) HP
5 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
6 8 (9.20%) CenturyLink
7 6 (6.90%) Oracle
7 6 (6.90%) SolarWinds
7 6 (6.90%) Splunk
8 5 (5.75%) Dell
8 5 (5.75%) IBM
9 3 (3.45%) Google
10 2 (2.30%) Citrix
10 2 (2.30%) Intel
10 2 (2.30%) Veritas
11 1 (1.15%) Fidessa
11 1 (1.15%) ION Trading
11 1 (1.15%) NetApp
11 1 (1.15%) Patsystems
11 1 (1.15%) Sun