Period
to 20 May 2019

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 20 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
England > South East
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 467 494 538
Rank change year-on-year +27 +44 +24
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 34 67 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.22% 0.051%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.45% 0.84% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 29 66 14
South East median annual salary £58,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.45% -4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £45,750 £33,375 £36,275
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,625 £78,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £47,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +22.34% -14.55% +10.00%

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 7,586 8,005 8,272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 29.11% 26.35% 28.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5,554 6,313 6,680
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -4.26%

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 20 May 2019.

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 20 May 2019. 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 -29 18 £55,000 -
West Sussex -1 7 £66,500 +15.65% 1
Surrey +24 5 £68,250 +143.75%
Thames Valley +36 4 £75,000 +30.43%
Berkshire +27 4 £75,000 +30.43%
RHCE
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 2019, 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 28 (82.35%) Linux
2 24 (70.59%) Red Hat
3 20 (58.82%) RHCSA
4 16 (47.06%) VMware
5 14 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (35.29%) Shell Script
6 12 (35.29%) Windows
6 12 (35.29%) Python
7 11 (32.35%) Bash Shell
7 11 (32.35%) Ansible
8 10 (29.41%) CentOS
8 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (29.41%) MCSE
8 10 (29.41%) PHP
8 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (29.41%) Configuration Management
9 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
9 9 (26.47%) PowerShell
9 9 (26.47%) Puppet
10 8 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
10 8 (23.53%) Perl
11 7 (20.59%) MCSA
11 7 (20.59%) HP
11 7 (20.59%) CCNA
11 7 (20.59%) Cisco
11 7 (20.59%) Internet
11 7 (20.59%) SAN
11 7 (20.59%) Nagios
11 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification

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 6 (17.65%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) Confluence
2 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.94%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) Internet
1 7 (20.59%) SAN
2 6 (17.65%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (14.71%) Firewall
4 4 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (11.76%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (11.76%) DNS
4 4 (11.76%) IntruShield
4 4 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (11.76%) Sourcefire
5 2 (5.88%) iSCSI
5 2 (5.88%) Wireless
6 1 (2.94%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (2.94%) SNMP
6 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.94%) VLAN
6 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) MySQL
1 5 (14.71%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.82%) NoSQL
2 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.94%) Redis
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
2 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.76%) GitLab
4 3 (8.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.94%) GoCD
General
1 4 (11.76%) Legal
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (20.59%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Administrator
2 6 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Unix Administrator
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Solaris Administrator
4 4 (11.76%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Security Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) SOC Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Platform Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Solaris Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Unix Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Elastic Stack
1 4 (11.76%) LAMP
1 4 (11.76%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (2.94%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (2.94%) Middleware
2 1 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 4 (11.76%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Wiki
3 1 (2.94%) CMDB
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.94%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 28 (82.35%) Linux
2 14 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (35.29%) Windows
4 10 (29.41%) CentOS
5 6 (17.65%) Solaris
5 6 (17.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Configuration Management
2 8 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (20.59%) Critical Thinking
3 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 6 (17.65%) Business Continuity
4 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (17.65%) DevOps
4 6 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (14.71%) Benchmarking
5 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
5 5 (14.71%) ITIL
5 5 (14.71%) Mathematics
5 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
5 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
6 4 (11.76%) Change Control
6 4 (11.76%) Coaching
6 4 (11.76%) Security Operations
6 4 (11.76%) Server Hardening
6 4 (11.76%) Technical Leadership
7 3 (8.82%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) Python
1 12 (35.29%) Shell Script
2 11 (32.35%) Bash Shell
3 10 (29.41%) PHP
4 9 (26.47%) PowerShell
5 8 (23.53%) Perl
6 6 (17.65%) AWK
6 6 (17.65%) Bourne shell
6 6 (17.65%) Korn
7 5 (14.71%) Ruby
8 3 (8.82%) Go
8 3 (8.82%) Java
9 1 (2.94%) C
9 1 (2.94%) C++
9 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (58.82%) RHCSA
2 10 (29.41%) MCSE
2 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (20.59%) CCNA
3 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (20.59%) MCSA
4 6 (17.65%) Degree
4 6 (17.65%) OCA
4 6 (17.65%) OCP
4 6 (17.65%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (11.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (8.82%) AWS Certification
7 2 (5.88%) CCNP
8 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
3 7 (20.59%) Docker
4 6 (17.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 5 (14.71%) GlusterFS
6 4 (11.76%) iptables
6 4 (11.76%) Snort
6 4 (11.76%) Squid
7 2 (5.88%) NFS
7 2 (5.88%) vSphere
8 1 (2.94%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) Ansible
2 9 (26.47%) Puppet
3 7 (20.59%) Nagios
4 6 (17.65%) Kubernetes
4 6 (17.65%) NetBackup
4 6 (17.65%) Oracle ZFS
4 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Satellite
4 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 6 (17.65%) Terraform
5 5 (14.71%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 4 (11.76%) Proventia
6 4 (11.76%) SELinux
7 3 (8.82%) Consul
7 3 (8.82%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (8.82%) Grafana
7 3 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (8.82%) Opsview
7 3 (8.82%) Packer
8 1 (2.94%) Cobbler
8 1 (2.94%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 24 (70.59%) Red Hat
2 16 (47.06%) VMware
3 7 (20.59%) Cisco
3 7 (20.59%) HP
4 6 (17.65%) Brocade
4 6 (17.65%) Centrify
4 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 6 (17.65%) Oracle
4 6 (17.65%) Sun
4 6 (17.65%) Veritas
5 5 (14.71%) EMC
5 5 (14.71%) Palo Alto
5 5 (14.71%) StorageTek
6 4 (11.76%) Blue Coat
6 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
6 4 (11.76%) Forcepoint
6 4 (11.76%) IBM
6 4 (11.76%) IronPort
6 4 (11.76%) McAfee
6 4 (11.76%) Trend Micro