Period
to 23 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 497 500 540
Rank change year-on-year +3 +40 +44
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 51 38 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.64% 0.46% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 47 35 78
South East median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.98% +13.16%
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,500 £68,500 £63,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 7,967 8,316 11,989
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.38% 28.01% 31.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6,277 6,758 9,719
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +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 23 July 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 July 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 -15 30 £40,000 -30.43%
Surrey +14 8 £46,500 +24.00% 2
Thames Valley +5 7 £62,500 +19.05% 2
Berkshire +5 6 £65,000 +23.81% 1
West Sussex +10 4 £60,000 -4.00%
East Sussex - 2 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £50,000 -
RHCE
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 48 (94.12%) Linux
2 36 (70.59%) Red Hat
2 36 (70.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 25 (49.02%) VMware
4 22 (43.14%) Microsoft
5 21 (41.18%) Python
5 21 (41.18%) Perl
5 21 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (39.22%) RHCSA
6 20 (39.22%) Windows
7 19 (37.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 18 (35.29%) Puppet
9 17 (33.33%) Apache
9 17 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (33.33%) CCNA
10 16 (31.37%) Configuration Management
11 15 (29.41%) Java
11 15 (29.41%) Ruby
12 13 (25.49%) HP
13 12 (23.53%) Web Services
13 12 (23.53%) Tomcat
13 12 (23.53%) Windows Server
14 10 (19.61%) Unix
15 9 (17.65%) Data Centre
15 9 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
16 8 (15.69%) Ansible
16 8 (15.69%) Problem-Solving
16 8 (15.69%) ITIL
16 8 (15.69%) Information Security
17 7 (13.73%) MCSE

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 17 (33.33%) Apache
2 12 (23.53%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.88%) JBoss
3 3 (5.88%) lighttpd
3 3 (5.88%) nginx
3 3 (5.88%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.92%) IIS
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.92%) GitHub
4 2 (3.92%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (3.92%) IaaS
4 2 (3.92%) PaaS
5 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) SAN
2 4 (7.84%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.92%) DHCP
4 2 (3.92%) DNS
4 2 (3.92%) iSCSI
4 2 (3.92%) NAS
4 2 (3.92%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (3.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) MySQL
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
2 4 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.96%) Hudson
General
1 3 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Arabic Language
2 1 (1.96%) Billing
2 1 (1.96%) Electronics
2 1 (1.96%) Games
2 1 (1.96%) Legal
2 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.96%) Marketing
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
2 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (49.02%) Linux Engineer
2 13 (25.49%) Systems Engineer
3 10 (19.61%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Administrator
5 7 (13.73%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (13.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (13.73%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) Architect
6 4 (7.84%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Solaris Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) Unix Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.88%) Data Centre Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Principal Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Principal Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.53%) Web Services
2 3 (5.88%) LAMP
2 3 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (5.88%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (3.92%) Middleware
4 1 (1.96%) HTML
4 1 (1.96%) JSON
4 1 (1.96%) LDAP
4 1 (1.96%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.88%) Clustering
4 3 (5.88%) CMDB
5 2 (3.92%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.96%) Derivative
6 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.96%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 48 (94.12%) Linux
2 36 (70.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (39.22%) Windows
4 12 (23.53%) Windows Server
5 10 (19.61%) Unix
6 5 (9.80%) Solaris
7 4 (7.84%) CentOS
8 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.96%) AIX
9 1 (1.96%) HPUX
9 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) Configuration Management
2 8 (15.69%) Information Security
2 8 (15.69%) ITIL
2 8 (15.69%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (11.76%) DevOps
4 5 (9.80%) Change Management
4 5 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (9.80%) TOGAF
5 4 (7.84%) Benchmarking
5 4 (7.84%) Business Continuity
5 4 (7.84%) Mathematics
5 4 (7.84%) QMS
5 4 (7.84%) Quality Management
5 4 (7.84%) Server Hardening
6 3 (5.88%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (5.88%) Critical Thinking
6 3 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (5.88%) Presales
6 3 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) Perl
1 21 (41.18%) Python
2 15 (29.41%) Java
2 15 (29.41%) Ruby
3 6 (11.76%) Bash Shell
3 6 (11.76%) Shell Script
4 4 (7.84%) AWK
4 4 (7.84%) Bourne shell
4 4 (7.84%) Korn
4 4 (7.84%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.96%) C#
5 1 (1.96%) C++
5 1 (1.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (39.22%) RHCSA
2 19 (37.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 17 (33.33%) CCNA
3 17 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (13.73%) MCSE
4 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (11.76%) Degree
6 5 (9.80%) OCP
6 5 (9.80%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (7.84%) AWS Certification
7 4 (7.84%) OCA
8 3 (5.88%) BICSI Certification
8 3 (5.88%) JNCIA
8 3 (5.88%) JNCIS
8 3 (5.88%) LPIC
8 3 (5.88%) VCP6
9 2 (3.92%) CCNP
9 2 (3.92%) MCITP
9 2 (3.92%) MCSA
9 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) GDPR
2 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.96%) COBIT
3 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.73%) Docker
3 5 (9.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (7.84%) GlusterFS
4 4 (7.84%) vSphere
5 3 (5.88%) Firmware
5 3 (5.88%) KVM
6 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.92%) NFS
6 2 (3.92%) vCloud
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (35.29%) Puppet
2 8 (15.69%) Ansible
3 5 (9.80%) Kubernetes
3 5 (9.80%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (7.84%) NetBackup
4 4 (7.84%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (7.84%) Oracle ZFS
4 4 (7.84%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (7.84%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (1.96%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (1.96%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (1.96%) Salt
5 1 (1.96%) Terraform
Vendors
1 36 (70.59%) Red Hat
2 25 (49.02%) VMware
3 22 (43.14%) Microsoft
4 13 (25.49%) HP
5 7 (13.73%) Cisco
6 6 (11.76%) Oracle
7 5 (9.80%) Dell
7 5 (9.80%) EMC
7 5 (9.80%) Veritas
8 4 (7.84%) Brocade
8 4 (7.84%) Centrify
8 4 (7.84%) Juniper
8 4 (7.84%) StorageTek
8 4 (7.84%) Sun
9 2 (3.92%) Citrix
9 2 (3.92%) Google
9 2 (3.92%) Splunk
10 1 (1.96%) CenturyLink
10 1 (1.96%) NetApp
10 1 (1.96%) SAP