Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 477 535 567
Rank change year-on-year +58 +32 +4
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 80 9 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.25% 0.030% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.96% 0.11% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 79 9 60
South East median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £55,800
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +12.01% +11.60%
10th Percentile £33,750 £34,000 £36,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £48,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -12.73% +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 8,319 8,487 12,177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.28% 28.29% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6,585 6,860 9,877
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,675 £25,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +8.89% -3.23% +3.33%

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 23 April 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 23 April 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 +38 69 £55,000 - 2
Surrey +8 5 £28,000 - 1
Berkshire +9 4 £53,750 -17.31%
Thames Valley +6 4 £53,750 -17.31%
East Sussex - 2 £33,000 -
RHCE
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 79 (98.75%) Linux
2 72 (90.00%) Red Hat
3 69 (86.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 37 (46.25%) CCNA
4 37 (46.25%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (42.50%) Windows
5 34 (42.50%) Python
6 33 (41.25%) Microsoft
6 33 (41.25%) Perl
6 33 (41.25%) Configuration Management
6 33 (41.25%) VMware
6 33 (41.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 32 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 32 (40.00%) Puppet
7 32 (40.00%) Java
8 31 (38.75%) RHCSA
9 30 (37.50%) Windows Server
10 29 (36.25%) Apache
11 28 (35.00%) Tomcat
11 28 (35.00%) Web Services
11 28 (35.00%) Ruby
12 9 (11.25%) Data Centre
13 8 (10.00%) HP
13 8 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
14 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (7.50%) Cisco
15 6 (7.50%) ITIL
16 5 (6.25%) Dell
16 5 (6.25%) MCSE
16 5 (6.25%) Amazon AWS

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 29 (36.25%) Apache
2 28 (35.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.25%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (5.00%) MS Visio
1 4 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.75%) SaaS
3 2 (2.50%) Office 365
4 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.25%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.25%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.25%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.25%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (2.50%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 60 (75.00%) Linux Engineer
2 33 (41.25%) Systems Engineer
3 31 (38.75%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 20 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (11.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 9 (11.25%) Administrator
5 9 (11.25%) Network Systems Engineer
5 9 (11.25%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (8.75%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (8.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.00%) Data Centre Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.50%) IT Engineer
9 2 (2.50%) IT Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.50%) Server Administrator
9 2 (2.50%) Server Specialist
9 2 (2.50%) Storage Engineer
9 2 (2.50%) Storage Specialist
9 2 (2.50%) Storage Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (35.00%) Web Services
2 3 (3.75%) HTML
2 3 (3.75%) JSON
2 3 (3.75%) LDAP
2 3 (3.75%) Regular Expression
2 3 (3.75%) XML
3 1 (1.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.75%) CMDB
3 1 (1.25%) Derivative
3 1 (1.25%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 79 (98.75%) Linux
2 69 (86.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 34 (42.50%) Windows
4 30 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 4 (5.00%) Unix
6 3 (3.75%) AIX
6 3 (3.75%) HPUX
6 3 (3.75%) Mac OS X
6 3 (3.75%) Solaris
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (41.25%) Configuration Management
2 8 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (7.50%) ITIL
4 4 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (3.75%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (3.75%) IT Strategy
5 3 (3.75%) Time Management
6 1 (1.25%) Capacity Management
6 1 (1.25%) Change Control
6 1 (1.25%) Decision-Making
6 1 (1.25%) DevOps
6 1 (1.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.25%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.25%) Presales
6 1 (1.25%) Prototyping
6 1 (1.25%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (1.25%) Scrum
6 1 (1.25%) Security Management
6 1 (1.25%) TOGAF
6 1 (1.25%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 34 (42.50%) Python
2 33 (41.25%) Perl
3 32 (40.00%) Java
4 28 (35.00%) Ruby
5 4 (5.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.75%) C#
6 3 (3.75%) C++
7 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (46.25%) CCNA
1 37 (46.25%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 31 (38.75%) RHCSA
4 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (6.25%) MCSE
6 4 (5.00%) BICSI Certification
6 4 (5.00%) JNCIA
6 4 (5.00%) JNCIS
6 4 (5.00%) LPIC
7 3 (3.75%) Degree
8 2 (2.50%) AWS Certification
8 2 (2.50%) CCNP
8 2 (2.50%) MCP
8 2 (2.50%) MCSA
8 2 (2.50%) MCTS
9 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (41.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.00%) Firmware
2 4 (5.00%) vSphere
3 3 (3.75%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.25%) Docker
4 1 (1.25%) NFS
4 1 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 32 (40.00%) Puppet
2 2 (2.50%) Ansible
2 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.25%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.25%) Nagios
3 1 (1.25%) Terraform
3 1 (1.25%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 72 (90.00%) Red Hat
2 33 (41.25%) Microsoft
2 33 (41.25%) VMware
3 8 (10.00%) HP
4 6 (7.50%) Cisco
5 5 (6.25%) Dell
6 4 (5.00%) Juniper
7 3 (3.75%) Splunk
8 1 (1.25%) Citrix
8 1 (1.25%) EMC
8 1 (1.25%) F5
8 1 (1.25%) Oracle