Period
to 12 December 2018

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

Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
England > South East
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 500 459 506
Rank change year-on-year -41 +47 +108
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 36 95 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.30% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.46% 1.14% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 27 92 81
South East median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +15.79% +18.75%
10th Percentile £34,500 £36,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £79,000 £70,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year +13.64% +12.82% +3.72%

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 7,750 8,327 10,538
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.62% 26.73% 30.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5,923 6,694 8,515
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 12 December 2018.

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 12 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
Hampshire -58 10 £50,750 -7.73% 6
Surrey +30 9 £66,500 +47.78% 2
West Sussex +1 8 £62,500 +1.63% 1
Thames Valley +38 5 £75,000 +30.43% 2
Berkshire -8 4 £86,250 +50.00% 2
East Sussex +2 3 £35,000 +6.06%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £50,000 -
Kent - 1 £40,000 -
RHCE
England

For the 6 months to 12 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 South East region with a requirement for RHCE.

1 32 (88.89%) Linux
2 23 (63.89%) Red Hat
2 23 (63.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (52.78%) RHCSA
4 18 (50.00%) VMware
5 15 (41.67%) Ansible
6 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
7 13 (36.11%) Python
7 13 (36.11%) Puppet
8 12 (33.33%) CentOS
8 12 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (33.33%) DevOps
9 11 (30.56%) HP
9 11 (30.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (27.78%) Apache
10 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (25.00%) Docker
11 9 (25.00%) Perl
11 9 (25.00%) Ruby
12 8 (22.22%) TOGAF
12 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (22.22%) Finance
12 8 (22.22%) Unix
12 8 (22.22%) CCNA
12 8 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (22.22%) AWS Certification
12 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
13 7 (19.44%) GitHub

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 10 (27.78%) Apache
2 3 (8.33%) JBoss
2 3 (8.33%) nginx
3 2 (5.56%) IIS
3 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.78%) lighttpd
4 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (19.44%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (19.44%) GitHub
4 2 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (5.56%) IaaS
4 2 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) SAN
2 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 5 (13.89%) DNS
3 5 (13.89%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (13.89%) iSCSI
4 4 (11.11%) Firewall
5 3 (8.33%) Wireless
6 2 (5.56%) DHCP
6 2 (5.56%) NAS
6 2 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (5.56%) SMTP
6 2 (5.56%) SSH
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (2.78%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 1 (2.78%) IntruShield
7 1 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.78%) Sourcefire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) NoSQL
2 6 (16.67%) MySQL
3 3 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (13.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (13.89%) GitLab
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Billing
2 2 (5.56%) Games
2 2 (5.56%) Legal
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Administrator
4 5 (13.89%) Architect
4 5 (13.89%) Platform Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Solaris Administrator
4 5 (13.89%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Unix Administrator
5 4 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Technical Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.56%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (5.56%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (8.33%) LAMP
2 3 (8.33%) Middleware
3 2 (5.56%) Web Services
4 1 (2.78%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (2.78%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.33%) Clustering
3 3 (8.33%) Wiki
4 2 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.56%) N-Tier
4 2 (5.56%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.78%) CMDB
5 1 (2.78%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 32 (88.89%) Linux
2 23 (63.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (33.33%) CentOS
4 8 (22.22%) Unix
5 7 (19.44%) Windows
6 5 (13.89%) Solaris
7 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
8 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
8 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.78%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) DevOps
2 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (22.22%) TOGAF
3 7 (19.44%) Business Continuity
3 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
3 7 (19.44%) Load Balancing
3 7 (19.44%) Mentoring
4 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (16.67%) High Availability
4 6 (16.67%) ITIL
5 5 (13.89%) Benchmarking
5 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
5 5 (13.89%) Information Security
5 5 (13.89%) Mathematics
5 5 (13.89%) Microservices
5 5 (13.89%) Open Source
5 5 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (13.89%) Presales
5 5 (13.89%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) Python
2 9 (25.00%) Perl
2 9 (25.00%) Ruby
3 7 (19.44%) Java
4 6 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 5 (13.89%) AWK
5 5 (13.89%) Bash Shell
5 5 (13.89%) Bourne shell
5 5 (13.89%) Korn
5 5 (13.89%) SQL
6 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (52.78%) RHCSA
2 11 (30.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (22.22%) AWS Certification
3 8 (22.22%) CCNA
3 8 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (19.44%) MCSE
4 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (16.67%) Degree
6 5 (13.89%) OCA
6 5 (13.89%) OCP
6 5 (13.89%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (8.33%) CCNP
7 3 (8.33%) MCSA
8 2 (5.56%) MCITP
9 1 (2.78%) BICSI Certification
9 1 (2.78%) CISSP
9 1 (2.78%) CRISC
9 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.78%) VCAP
9 1 (2.78%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.56%) COBIT
2 2 (5.56%) SLA
3 1 (2.78%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (25.00%) Docker
3 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (13.89%) GlusterFS
4 5 (13.89%) NFS
4 5 (13.89%) vSphere
5 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.56%) vCloud
6 1 (2.78%) Firmware
6 1 (2.78%) KVM
6 1 (2.78%) Snort
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (41.67%) Ansible
2 13 (36.11%) Puppet
3 7 (19.44%) Kubernetes
4 6 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (16.67%) Red Hat Satellite
4 6 (16.67%) Terraform
5 5 (13.89%) Consul
5 5 (13.89%) Grafana
5 5 (13.89%) Graphite
5 5 (13.89%) NetBackup
5 5 (13.89%) Oracle ZFS
5 5 (13.89%) Packer
5 5 (13.89%) Prometheus
5 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 5 (13.89%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 4 (11.11%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (5.56%) cPanel
7 2 (5.56%) Plesk
8 1 (2.78%) Cobbler
8 1 (2.78%) Proventia
Vendors
1 23 (63.89%) Red Hat
2 18 (50.00%) VMware
3 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 11 (30.56%) HP
5 7 (19.44%) Cisco
5 7 (19.44%) EMC
6 6 (16.67%) Veritas
7 5 (13.89%) Brocade
7 5 (13.89%) Centrify
7 5 (13.89%) Oracle
7 5 (13.89%) StorageTek
7 5 (13.89%) Sun
8 4 (11.11%) Dell
9 3 (8.33%) Citrix
9 3 (8.33%) Juniper
10 2 (5.56%) 3PAR
10 2 (5.56%) Google
10 2 (5.56%) NetApp
11 1 (2.78%) FireEye
11 1 (2.78%) Palo Alto