Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 504 508 513
Rank change year-on-year +4 +5 +102
Permanent jobs citing RHCSA 35 35 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.45% 0.44% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 31 33 82
South East median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +27.78% -3.23% +16.25%

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 7,818 7,935 11,067
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.83% 27.50% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6,035 6,437 8,891
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,900 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -17 16 £50,000 +25.00% 1
West Sussex +6 7 £60,000 -2.44% 2
Surrey +19 6 £58,750 +30.56%
East Sussex -11 3 £55,000 +69.23%
Thames Valley +8 2 £55,000 -26.67%
Berkshire -4 1 £60,000 -20.00%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £50,000 -
Kent - 1 £40,000 - 3
RHCSA
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 29 (82.86%) Linux
2 24 (68.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 23 (65.71%) Red Hat
4 19 (54.29%) Puppet
5 18 (51.43%) RHCE
6 17 (48.57%) Ansible
7 13 (37.14%) Python
7 13 (37.14%) VMware
7 13 (37.14%) Ruby
8 12 (34.29%) Degree
8 12 (34.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (34.29%) Jenkins
9 11 (31.43%) Configuration Management
9 11 (31.43%) Apache
9 11 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (28.57%) Information Security
10 10 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
11 9 (25.71%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (25.71%) CentOS
11 9 (25.71%) Perl
12 8 (22.86%) ITIL
12 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
12 8 (22.86%) Finance
12 8 (22.86%) High Availability
12 8 (22.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (22.86%) DevOps
13 7 (20.00%) Docker
13 7 (20.00%) Artifactory
13 7 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
13 7 (20.00%) Bash Shell

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 11 (31.43%) Apache
2 7 (20.00%) JBoss
3 5 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.71%) nginx
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.57%) GitHub
3 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.71%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (11.43%) SAN
2 3 (8.57%) DNS
2 3 (8.57%) Firewall
3 2 (5.71%) iSCSI
3 2 (5.71%) SMTP
3 2 (5.71%) SSH
3 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.86%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Jenkins
2 7 (20.00%) Artifactory
3 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 4 (11.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (8.57%) GitLab
6 1 (2.86%) Hudson
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Middleware Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Administrator
4 5 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Security Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Middleware Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Solaris Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Unix Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) Information Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Platform Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) Middleware
2 5 (14.29%) Web Services
3 3 (8.57%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (5.71%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
1 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 29 (82.86%) Linux
2 24 (68.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (25.71%) CentOS
4 6 (17.14%) Windows
5 5 (14.29%) Unix
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 4 (11.43%) Solaris
7 2 (5.71%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.86%) Debian
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (31.43%) Configuration Management
2 11 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (28.57%) Information Security
4 9 (25.71%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (22.86%) DevOps
5 8 (22.86%) High Availability
5 8 (22.86%) ITIL
6 7 (20.00%) Business Continuity
6 7 (20.00%) Data Protection
7 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (14.29%) Change Management
7 5 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
7 5 (14.29%) Load Balancing
7 5 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 5 (14.29%) Test Scripting
8 4 (11.43%) Benchmarking
8 4 (11.43%) Mathematics
8 4 (11.43%) QMS
8 4 (11.43%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) Python
1 13 (37.14%) Ruby
2 9 (25.71%) Perl
3 7 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 7 (20.00%) Java
4 4 (11.43%) AWK
4 4 (11.43%) Bourne shell
4 4 (11.43%) Korn
4 4 (11.43%) Shell Script
5 3 (8.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (51.43%) RHCE
2 12 (34.29%) Degree
3 8 (22.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (17.14%) MCSE
5 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (14.29%) CEH
6 5 (14.29%) CISSP
7 4 (11.43%) OCA
7 4 (11.43%) OCP
7 4 (11.43%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (8.57%) AWS Certification
9 1 (2.86%) Linux+ Certification
9 1 (2.86%) MCSA
9 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.86%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Docker
1 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (11.43%) GlusterFS
4 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (54.29%) Puppet
2 17 (48.57%) Ansible
3 10 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (14.29%) Kubernetes
4 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (11.43%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (11.43%) NetBackup
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle ZFS
5 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 4 (11.43%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 3 (8.57%) Consul
6 3 (8.57%) Grafana
6 3 (8.57%) Graphite
6 3 (8.57%) Packer
6 3 (8.57%) Prometheus
6 3 (8.57%) Terraform
7 2 (5.71%) cPanel
7 2 (5.71%) Nagios
7 2 (5.71%) Plesk
8 1 (2.86%) Salt
Vendors
1 23 (65.71%) Red Hat
2 13 (37.14%) VMware
3 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
4 5 (14.29%) Veritas
5 4 (11.43%) Brocade
5 4 (11.43%) Centrify
5 4 (11.43%) EMC
5 4 (11.43%) HP
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle
5 4 (11.43%) StorageTek
5 4 (11.43%) Sun
6 2 (5.71%) AppDynamics