Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for RHCE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 453 506 609
Rank change year-on-year +53 +103 +24
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 94 96 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.31% 0.27% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.15% 0.88% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 90 91 48
South East median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +18.75% -20.00%
10th Percentile £36,750 £32,500 £35,700
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% - -

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 the South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8154 10879 13235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.89% 31.10% 30.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6633 8753 10606
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

RHCE
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing RHCE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for RHCE in the South East

RHCE
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for RHCE in the South East

RHCE
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RHCE in the South East over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for RHCE in the South East

RHCE
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RHCE within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Hampshire +5 73 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Surrey +23 10 £45,000 -21.74%
West Sussex - 5 £61,500 -
Berkshire +40 4 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Thames Valley +33 4 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Middlesex - 2 - -
RHCE
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing RHCE 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 South East region with a requirement for RHCE.

1 91 (96.81%) Linux
2 86 (91.49%) Red Hat
3 81 (86.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 48 (51.06%) CCNA
4 48 (51.06%) Cisco Certification
5 44 (46.81%) RHCSA
6 42 (44.68%) VMware
7 35 (37.23%) Python
8 32 (34.04%) Puppet
9 31 (32.98%) Perl
10 29 (30.85%) ITIL
11 27 (28.72%) VMware Infrastructure
12 26 (27.66%) Ruby
13 24 (25.53%) Windows
13 24 (25.53%) Java
14 20 (21.28%) Configuration Management
15 19 (20.21%) Unix
15 19 (20.21%) Microsoft
15 19 (20.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 19 (20.21%) SC Cleared
15 19 (20.21%) Security Cleared
15 19 (20.21%) Bash Shell
16 18 (19.15%) Apache
17 16 (17.02%) Windows Server
18 15 (15.96%) Web Services
19 13 (13.83%) Tomcat
19 13 (13.83%) CentOS
19 13 (13.83%) Degree
19 13 (13.83%) Ansible
19 13 (13.83%) DevOps

RHCE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 18 (19.15%) Apache
2 13 (13.83%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.19%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.32%) Datadog
3 3 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (2.13%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (2.13%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.13%) CloudFront
4 2 (2.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.51%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.26%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (4.26%) SAN
3 3 (3.19%) BGP
3 3 (3.19%) DNS
3 3 (3.19%) DSL
3 3 (3.19%) Ethernet
3 3 (3.19%) Firewall
3 3 (3.19%) FTP
3 3 (3.19%) Internet
3 3 (3.19%) IPsec
3 3 (3.19%) MPLS
3 3 (3.19%) OSPF
3 3 (3.19%) SMTP
3 3 (3.19%) SSH
3 3 (3.19%) Telnet
3 3 (3.19%) VoIP
3 3 (3.19%) VPN
4 1 (1.06%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.64%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (8.51%) RDBMS
2 8 (8.51%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.32%) MySQL
4 3 (3.19%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Bitbucket
1 2 (2.13%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.13%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.13%) JIRA
2 1 (1.06%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (3.19%) Banking
1 3 (3.19%) French Language
1 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 67 (71.28%) Linux Engineer
2 51 (54.26%) Systems Engineer
3 42 (44.68%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 36 (38.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 18 (19.15%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 18 (19.15%) Network Systems Engineer
6 9 (9.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 8 (8.51%) Administrator
8 7 (7.45%) Applications Engineer
8 7 (7.45%) Senior Applications Engineer
9 6 (6.38%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 6 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (5.32%) Linux Administrator
11 4 (4.26%) AWS DevOps
11 4 (4.26%) Linux Support
11 4 (4.26%) Linux Support Engineer
11 4 (4.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 4 (4.26%) Support Engineer
12 3 (3.19%) DevOps Engineer
12 3 (3.19%) DevOps Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.96%) Web Services
2 6 (6.38%) LAMP
3 3 (3.19%) Kafka
3 3 (3.19%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (1.06%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.51%) Smart Meter
2 6 (6.38%) Derivative
3 5 (5.32%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.26%) Virtual Team
5 3 (3.19%) Social Media
6 1 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.06%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.06%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.06%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 91 (96.81%) Linux
2 81 (86.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (25.53%) Windows
4 19 (20.21%) Unix
5 16 (17.02%) Windows Server
6 13 (13.83%) CentOS
7 7 (7.45%) Solaris
8 6 (6.38%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (4.26%) AIX
10 3 (3.19%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.85%) ITIL
2 20 (21.28%) Configuration Management
3 13 (13.83%) DevOps
4 12 (12.77%) Change Management
5 10 (10.64%) Customer Requirements
5 10 (10.64%) ITIL V3
6 8 (8.51%) Presales
6 8 (8.51%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (7.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (6.38%) Open Source
8 6 (6.38%) Security Management
8 6 (6.38%) Software Testing
9 4 (4.26%) Benchmarking
9 4 (4.26%) Business Continuity
9 4 (4.26%) Information Security
9 4 (4.26%) Load Balancing
9 4 (4.26%) Mathematics
9 4 (4.26%) Server Hardening
10 3 (3.19%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (3.19%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 35 (37.23%) Python
2 31 (32.98%) Perl
3 26 (27.66%) Ruby
4 24 (25.53%) Java
5 19 (20.21%) Bash Shell
6 10 (10.64%) Shell Script
6 10 (10.64%) SQL
7 8 (8.51%) C
7 8 (8.51%) C++
8 4 (4.26%) AWK
8 4 (4.26%) Bourne shell
8 4 (4.26%) Korn
9 3 (3.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 48 (51.06%) CCNA
1 48 (51.06%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (46.81%) RHCSA
3 19 (20.21%) SC Cleared
3 19 (20.21%) Security Cleared
3 19 (20.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (13.83%) Degree
5 8 (8.51%) CISSP
6 6 (6.38%) DV Cleared
7 3 (3.19%) CCDA
7 3 (3.19%) MCITP
7 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.13%) CCNP
8 2 (2.13%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.06%) OCA
9 1 (1.06%) OCP
9 1 (1.06%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (8.51%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.19%) QA
3 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (28.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.38%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (4.26%) GlusterFS
3 4 (4.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (3.19%) NFS
4 3 (3.19%) Postfix
4 3 (3.19%) Sendmail
4 3 (3.19%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.13%) Docker
6 1 (1.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 32 (34.04%) Puppet
2 13 (13.83%) Ansible
3 9 (9.57%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (6.38%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (4.26%) Cobbler
5 4 (4.26%) Nagios
5 4 (4.26%) NetBackup
5 4 (4.26%) Oracle ZFS
5 4 (4.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 4 (4.26%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 3 (3.19%) Grafana
6 3 (3.19%) Prometheus
7 2 (2.13%) Terraform
8 1 (1.06%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 86 (91.49%) Red Hat
2 42 (44.68%) VMware
3 19 (20.21%) Microsoft
4 12 (12.77%) Oracle
5 10 (10.64%) HP
6 5 (5.32%) EMC
7 4 (4.26%) Brocade
7 4 (4.26%) StorageTek
7 4 (4.26%) Sun
7 4 (4.26%) Veritas
8 1 (1.06%) Cisco
8 1 (1.06%) F5
8 1 (1.06%) IBM