Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
England > London
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 683 793 819
Rank change year-on-year +110 +26 +39
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 109 64 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.086% 0.048%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.76% 0.38% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 99 59 34
London median annual salary £70,000 £63,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +14.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £52,500 £37,400 £38,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £81,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +13.64% +15.79% +1.06%

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 14,386 16,655 18,064
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 21.66% 22.48% 24.32%
Number of salaries quoted 10,721 12,504 14,897
London median annual salary £60,000 £56,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.27% +0.92%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +3 22 £70,000 - 7
South London - 19 £57,500 - 2
East London +3 1 £47,500 -36.67% 2
RHCE
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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.

1 100 (91.74%) Linux
2 82 (75.23%) Red Hat
3 71 (65.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 65 (59.63%) VMware
5 54 (49.54%) Puppet
6 52 (47.71%) Finance
7 49 (44.95%) Python
8 48 (44.04%) Unix
8 48 (44.04%) DevOps
9 39 (35.78%) RHCSA
9 39 (35.78%) VMware Infrastructure
9 39 (35.78%) Bash Shell
10 34 (31.19%) Docker
11 33 (30.28%) Ansible
11 33 (30.28%) Jenkins
12 31 (28.44%) Configuration Management
13 30 (27.52%) OpenStack
13 30 (27.52%) Open Source
13 30 (27.52%) CentOS
14 29 (26.61%) Ruby
15 27 (24.77%) Amazon AWS
15 27 (24.77%) RHCA
15 27 (24.77%) Microsoft
16 25 (22.94%) Shell Script
17 23 (21.10%) vSphere
18 22 (20.18%) Mentoring
18 22 (20.18%) Active Directory
18 22 (20.18%) Perl
18 22 (20.18%) DNS
18 22 (20.18%) Cisco

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 30 (27.52%) OpenStack
2 7 (6.42%) Apache
3 5 (4.59%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (3.67%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.67%) IIS
4 4 (3.67%) nginx
4 4 (3.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.92%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 27 (24.77%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (16.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (15.60%) OpenShift
4 14 (12.84%) GitHub
5 8 (7.34%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (4.59%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.83%) IaaS
7 2 (1.83%) PaaS
8 1 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 22 (20.18%) DNS
2 15 (13.76%) SAN
3 12 (11.01%) DHCP
3 12 (11.01%) TCP/IP
4 11 (10.09%) Multicast
5 10 (9.17%) BGP
5 10 (9.17%) EIGRP
5 10 (9.17%) Firewall
5 10 (9.17%) OSPF
6 7 (6.42%) Wireless
7 6 (5.50%) NAS
7 6 (5.50%) VPN
8 5 (4.59%) Internet
8 5 (4.59%) LAN
8 5 (4.59%) SMTP
8 5 (4.59%) WAN
9 4 (3.67%) BIG-IP
9 4 (3.67%) HTTP
9 4 (3.67%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (2.75%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.17%) NoSQL
2 7 (6.42%) MySQL
3 4 (3.67%) Couchbase
3 4 (3.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (30.28%) Jenkins
2 18 (16.51%) Git (software)
3 12 (11.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (9.17%) GitLab
5 4 (3.67%) Artifactory
5 4 (3.67%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (3.67%) Subversion
6 2 (1.83%) Hudson
6 2 (1.83%) JIRA
6 2 (1.83%) Vagrant
General
1 52 (47.71%) Finance
2 15 (13.76%) Advertising
3 4 (3.67%) Banking
4 3 (2.75%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 56 (51.38%) Linux Engineer
2 26 (23.85%) DevOps Engineer
3 21 (19.27%) Architect
4 19 (17.43%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 19 (17.43%) Systems Engineer
5 15 (13.76%) Administrator
6 14 (12.84%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 13 (11.93%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 13 (11.93%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 13 (11.93%) Systems Administrator
8 12 (11.01%) Platform Engineer
9 9 (8.26%) Cisco Engineer
9 9 (8.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 9 (8.26%) Linux Administrator
9 9 (8.26%) Network Systems Engineer
10 7 (6.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 7 (6.42%) Senior Architect
10 7 (6.42%) Technical Architect
11 6 (5.50%) Junior DevOps
11 6 (5.50%) Junior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.68%) Middleware
2 12 (11.01%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (3.67%) Kafka
4 3 (2.75%) LDAP
5 2 (1.83%) .NET
5 2 (1.83%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.92%) LAMP
6 1 (0.92%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.93%) Fintech
2 11 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.17%) Clustering
3 10 (9.17%) Data Centre
4 7 (6.42%) Wiki
5 3 (2.75%) Hedge funds
5 3 (2.75%) iSeries
5 3 (2.75%) Mobile Computing
5 3 (2.75%) Private Cloud
5 3 (2.75%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.83%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.92%) Equities
7 1 (0.92%) Eurex
7 1 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 100 (91.74%) Linux
2 71 (65.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 48 (44.04%) Unix
4 30 (27.52%) CentOS
5 21 (19.27%) Windows
6 20 (18.35%) Solaris
7 10 (9.17%) Fedora
8 9 (8.26%) Windows Server
9 7 (6.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (2.75%) Ubuntu
11 3 (2.75%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.92%) Debian
12 1 (0.92%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (44.04%) DevOps
2 31 (28.44%) Configuration Management
3 30 (27.52%) Open Source
4 22 (20.18%) Mentoring
5 21 (19.27%) High Availability
6 16 (14.68%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (12.84%) ITIL
8 13 (11.93%) Load Balancing
9 12 (11.01%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (11.01%) Low Latency
10 11 (10.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 11 (10.09%) Microservices
10 11 (10.09%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (9.17%) Automated Trading
11 10 (9.17%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (9.17%) Mathematics
11 10 (9.17%) Network Architecture
12 9 (8.26%) IT Strategy
12 9 (8.26%) Presales
12 9 (8.26%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 49 (44.95%) Python
2 39 (35.78%) Bash Shell
3 29 (26.61%) Ruby
4 25 (22.94%) Shell Script
5 22 (20.18%) Perl
6 10 (9.17%) Bourne shell
6 10 (9.17%) Korn
6 10 (9.17%) SQL
7 8 (7.34%) Java
8 6 (5.50%) Go
9 3 (2.75%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.83%) C#
Qualifications
1 39 (35.78%) RHCSA
2 27 (24.77%) RHCA
3 17 (15.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (13.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (12.84%) MCSE
6 13 (11.93%) CCNA
6 13 (11.93%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (10.09%) Degree
8 10 (9.17%) AWS Certification
8 10 (9.17%) Numerate Degree
9 9 (8.26%) CCNP
9 9 (8.26%) Oracle Certification
10 7 (6.42%) Sun Certification
11 5 (4.59%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (4.59%) LPIC
11 5 (4.59%) MCSA
12 4 (3.67%) MCITP
12 4 (3.67%) Security Cleared
13 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
13 2 (1.83%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) QA
System Software
1 39 (35.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (31.19%) Docker
3 23 (21.10%) vSphere
4 22 (20.18%) Active Directory
5 13 (11.93%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (5.50%) LXC
7 5 (4.59%) Postfix
8 4 (3.67%) etcd
8 4 (3.67%) Hyper-V
8 4 (3.67%) SkyDNS
9 3 (2.75%) vCloud
10 2 (1.83%) Squid
10 2 (1.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (1.83%) XenApp
11 1 (0.92%) KVM
11 1 (0.92%) NFS
11 1 (0.92%) PowerDNS
11 1 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 54 (49.54%) Puppet
2 33 (30.28%) Ansible
3 13 (11.93%) Kubernetes
3 13 (11.93%) vCenter Server
3 13 (11.93%) vRealize
4 12 (11.01%) Graphite
5 10 (9.17%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (9.17%) Prometheus
5 10 (9.17%) rkt
5 10 (9.17%) Terraform
6 9 (8.26%) Grafana
6 9 (8.26%) Nagios
7 8 (7.34%) Consul
7 8 (7.34%) Packer
8 6 (5.50%) Red Hat Satellite
9 5 (4.59%) HAProxy
9 5 (4.59%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 4 (3.67%) confd
10 4 (3.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 3 (2.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 82 (75.23%) Red Hat
2 65 (59.63%) VMware
3 27 (24.77%) Microsoft
4 22 (20.18%) Cisco
5 20 (18.35%) HP
6 18 (16.51%) Oracle
7 12 (11.01%) Dell
8 10 (9.17%) Citrix
9 8 (7.34%) SolarWinds
10 6 (5.50%) Veritas
11 5 (4.59%) Brocade
11 5 (4.59%) Infoblox
12 4 (3.67%) F5
12 4 (3.67%) Google
12 4 (3.67%) Juniper
12 4 (3.67%) Splunk
13 3 (2.75%) CyberArk
13 3 (2.75%) IBM
13 3 (2.75%) Symantec
14 2 (1.83%) Remedy