Period
to 17 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for RHCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 507 529 544
Rank change year-on-year +22 +15 +63
Permanent jobs citing RHCSA 41 15 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.051% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.52% 0.18% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 39 13 58
South East median annual salary £38,500 £62,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.40% +62.34% -14.44%
10th Percentile £32,000 £36,500 £35,750
90th Percentile £60,650 £78,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £40,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -26.36% +22.22% -

RHCSA 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 7,881 8,253 11,877
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.28% 28.21% 31.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6,246 6,673 9,610
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,856
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.96% +4.12%

RHCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for RHCSA in the South East

RHCSA
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for RHCSA in the South East

RHCSA
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RHCSA in the South East over the 6 months to 17 June 2018.

Salary histogram for RHCSA in the South East

RHCSA
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 RHCSA within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 June 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 +1 30 £35,000 -44.00%
Surrey +1 6 £60,750 +56.77% 1
West Sussex +10 2 £57,500 -8.00%
East Sussex -23 2 £62,500 +92.31% 3
Thames Valley +11 1 £60,000 -20.00%
Berkshire -3 1 £60,000 -20.00%
RHCSA
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, IT jobs citing RHCSA 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 RHCSA.

1 28 (68.29%) Linux
2 26 (63.41%) Red Hat
3 25 (60.98%) Puppet
4 24 (58.54%) VMware
5 23 (56.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (53.66%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (48.78%) RHCE
7 20 (48.78%) Apache
8 19 (46.34%) Tomcat
8 19 (46.34%) Python
9 18 (43.90%) Perl
9 18 (43.90%) Configuration Management
10 17 (41.46%) Windows
10 17 (41.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 17 (41.46%) Ruby
10 17 (41.46%) Windows Server
11 16 (39.02%) ITIL
11 16 (39.02%) Java
12 15 (36.59%) Web Services
12 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
12 15 (36.59%) Information Security
13 13 (31.71%) Change Management
14 12 (29.27%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (21.95%) Bash Shell
16 8 (19.51%) Disaster Recovery
16 8 (19.51%) Management Information System
16 8 (19.51%) Service Management
16 8 (19.51%) SAN
16 8 (19.51%) SLA
16 8 (19.51%) MCP

RHCSA
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 20 (48.78%) Apache
2 19 (46.34%) Tomcat
3 5 (12.20%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) SaaS
2 3 (7.32%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.44%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) SAN
2 2 (4.88%) DHCP
2 2 (4.88%) DNS
2 2 (4.88%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (4.88%) Firewall
2 2 (4.88%) HTTP
2 2 (4.88%) HTTPS
2 2 (4.88%) IPv4
2 2 (4.88%) IPv6
2 2 (4.88%) LAN
2 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.88%) VPN
2 2 (4.88%) WAN
2 2 (4.88%) Wireless
2 2 (4.88%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.44%) Artifactory
2 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Hudson
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Linux Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Operations Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Security Manager
6 4 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Information Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Information Security Manager
7 3 (7.32%) IT Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Systems Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Solaris Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Solaris Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Unix Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) Web Services
2 6 (14.63%) LDAP
3 4 (9.76%) Middleware
4 2 (4.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (19.51%) Management Information System
3 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
4 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (7.32%) Replication
5 3 (7.32%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (2.44%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 28 (68.29%) Linux
2 23 (56.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (41.46%) Windows
3 17 (41.46%) Windows Server
4 7 (17.07%) Unix
5 2 (4.88%) CentOS
5 2 (4.88%) Solaris
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Configuration Management
2 16 (39.02%) ITIL
3 15 (36.59%) Information Security
4 13 (31.71%) Change Management
5 8 (19.51%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (19.51%) Line Management
5 8 (19.51%) Service Management
6 6 (14.63%) Data Protection
6 6 (14.63%) Ethical Hacking
6 6 (14.63%) High Availability
6 6 (14.63%) Server Hardening
6 6 (14.63%) Strategic Planning
7 5 (12.20%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (12.20%) Risk Management
7 5 (12.20%) Tech Ops
7 5 (12.20%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (9.76%) Capacity Management
8 4 (9.76%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (9.76%) Security Operations
8 4 (9.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) Python
2 18 (43.90%) Perl
3 17 (41.46%) Ruby
4 16 (39.02%) Java
5 9 (21.95%) Bash Shell
6 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.88%) AWK
7 2 (4.88%) Bourne shell
7 2 (4.88%) Korn
7 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (48.78%) RHCE
2 17 (41.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (19.51%) MCP
4 6 (14.63%) CEH
4 6 (14.63%) Degree
4 6 (14.63%) MCSE
4 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (9.76%) CISSP
5 4 (9.76%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (9.76%) GCIH
5 4 (9.76%) GIAC
6 3 (7.32%) SANS
7 2 (4.88%) MBCS
7 2 (4.88%) OCA
7 2 (4.88%) OCP
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (2.44%) AWS Certification
8 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) SLA
2 4 (9.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (53.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) Docker
2 2 (4.88%) GlusterFS
2 2 (4.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 25 (60.98%) Puppet
2 6 (14.63%) Nessus
2 6 (14.63%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (14.63%) Red Hat Satellite
3 5 (12.20%) Ansible
4 2 (4.88%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (4.88%) Kubernetes
4 2 (4.88%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (4.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (4.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (4.88%) WSUS
5 1 (2.44%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (2.44%) Salt
5 1 (2.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (63.41%) Red Hat
2 24 (58.54%) VMware
3 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.76%) Qualys
5 3 (7.32%) HP
5 3 (7.32%) NetApp
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle
6 2 (4.88%) Brocade
6 2 (4.88%) Capita
6 2 (4.88%) Centrify
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco
6 2 (4.88%) CommVault
6 2 (4.88%) EMC
6 2 (4.88%) Ivanti
6 2 (4.88%) Shavlik
6 2 (4.88%) StorageTek
6 2 (4.88%) Sun
6 2 (4.88%) Veritas