Period
to 5 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for RHCE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 5 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
England > South West
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 277 298 321
Rank change year-on-year +21 +23 +21
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 37 30 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.38% 0.29% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.36% 1.05% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 38 28 21
South West median annual salary £51,250 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.82% +37.50% -11.11%
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +13.64% +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 West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South West
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,718 2,857 3,072
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 28.24% 27.99% 30.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2,035 2,104 2,349
South West median annual salary £45,000 £43,625 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.15% +9.06% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

RHCE
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing RHCE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for RHCE in the South West

RHCE
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for RHCE in the South West

RHCE
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RHCE in the South West over the 6 months to 5 December 2019.

Salary histogram for RHCE in the South West

RHCE
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RHCE within the South West region over the 6 months to 5 December 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
Gloucestershire -5 23 £47,500 -13.64% 4
Wiltshire +3 12 £70,000 +27.27%
Somerset +8 1 £57,500 +15.00%
Bristol - 1 - -
RHCE
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 West region with a requirement for RHCE.

1 37 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (94.59%) Python
3 27 (72.97%) JIRA
3 27 (72.97%) Azure
4 26 (70.27%) Kanban
4 26 (70.27%) Scrum
5 25 (67.57%) Finance
6 22 (59.46%) Windows
7 21 (56.76%) Puppet
7 21 (56.76%) Ansible
8 20 (54.05%) Kubernetes
9 19 (51.35%) Opscode Chef
9 19 (51.35%) Red Hat
10 18 (48.65%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (48.65%) Docker
11 17 (45.95%) SharePoint
11 17 (45.95%) Unix
11 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (43.24%) CCA
12 16 (43.24%) CRM
12 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
12 16 (43.24%) MCP
12 16 (43.24%) Active Directory
12 16 (43.24%) Degree
12 16 (43.24%) Mac OS
12 16 (43.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 15 (40.54%) CentOS
13 15 (40.54%) Confluence
13 15 (40.54%) Office 365
13 15 (40.54%) ITIL

RHCE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (45.95%) SharePoint
2 15 (40.54%) Confluence
3 1 (2.70%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.70%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 27 (72.97%) Azure
2 15 (40.54%) Office 365
3 14 (37.84%) Azure Stack
3 14 (37.84%) OneDrive
4 13 (35.14%) AWS
4 13 (35.14%) GCP
5 12 (32.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 7 (18.92%) OpenShift
7 1 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) NetScaler
1 14 (37.84%) Skype
2 13 (35.14%) Firewall
2 13 (35.14%) VPN
3 12 (32.43%) DMZ
4 9 (24.32%) DNS
4 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
5 8 (21.62%) DHCP
6 2 (5.41%) Internet
6 2 (5.41%) VLAN
7 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.70%) Apache Ignite
2 1 (2.70%) CouchDB
2 1 (2.70%) Redis
2 1 (2.70%) Riak
Development Applications
1 27 (72.97%) JIRA
2 14 (37.84%) Visual Studio
3 8 (21.62%) TestRail
3 8 (21.62%) Zephyr
4 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.70%) GitLab
5 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (67.57%) Finance
2 13 (35.14%) Electronics
2 13 (35.14%) Manufacturing
2 13 (35.14%) Marketing
2 13 (35.14%) Public Sector
2 13 (35.14%) Telecoms
3 12 (32.43%) Automotive
3 12 (32.43%) Retail
4 4 (10.81%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Cloud Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Platform Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Senior DevOps
3 6 (16.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Citrix Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Platform Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Cloud Architect
5 4 (10.81%) DevOps Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Test Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) SCCM Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Apache Flex
1 1 (2.70%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Public Cloud
2 7 (18.92%) Data Centre
3 5 (13.51%) e-Learning
4 3 (8.11%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (5.41%) Cloud Native
6 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.70%) User Experience
6 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (59.46%) Windows
3 17 (45.95%) Unix
4 16 (43.24%) Mac OS
5 15 (40.54%) CentOS
6 14 (37.84%) Debian
6 14 (37.84%) Ubuntu
7 12 (32.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) Kanban
1 26 (70.27%) Scrum
2 18 (48.65%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (43.24%) CRM
4 16 (43.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 15 (40.54%) ITIL
6 14 (37.84%) DevOps
6 14 (37.84%) MODAF
6 14 (37.84%) PRINCE2
7 13 (35.14%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (35.14%) Digital Marketing
7 13 (35.14%) Programme Management
8 12 (32.43%) Continuous Deployment
8 12 (32.43%) Customer Requirements
8 12 (32.43%) Microservices
8 12 (32.43%) Patch Management
8 12 (32.43%) Project Delivery
8 12 (32.43%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 12 (32.43%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (94.59%) Python
2 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
2 14 (37.84%) PHP
2 14 (37.84%) SQL
3 9 (24.32%) Bash Shell
3 9 (24.32%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) C-shell
4 1 (2.70%) Go
4 1 (2.70%) Perl
4 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) CCA
1 16 (43.24%) Degree
1 16 (43.24%) MCP
2 14 (37.84%) Security Cleared
3 10 (27.03%) CCNA
3 10 (27.03%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (27.03%) Citrix Certification
4 9 (24.32%) DV Cleared
5 6 (16.22%) ISTQB
6 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) RHCA
7 1 (2.70%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (37.84%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 18 (48.65%) Docker
2 16 (43.24%) Active Directory
3 14 (37.84%) Hyper-V
3 14 (37.84%) Microsoft App-V
3 14 (37.84%) XenApp
4 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (21.62%) XenDesktop
6 6 (16.22%) KVM
6 6 (16.22%) oVirt
7 2 (5.41%) Ceph
8 1 (2.70%) Btrfs
8 1 (2.70%) Corosync
8 1 (2.70%) DRBD
8 1 (2.70%) NFS
8 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (56.76%) Ansible
1 21 (56.76%) Puppet
2 20 (54.05%) Kubernetes
3 19 (51.35%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 14 (37.84%) SCOM
4 14 (37.84%) SCOrch
5 12 (32.43%) Red Hat Satellite
5 12 (32.43%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 12 (32.43%) WSUS
5 12 (32.43%) yum
6 11 (29.73%) SCCM
7 8 (21.62%) Terraform
8 2 (5.41%) ZABBIX
9 1 (2.70%) Grafana
9 1 (2.70%) HAProxy
9 1 (2.70%) Icinga
9 1 (2.70%) Nagios
9 1 (2.70%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (2.70%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) Red Hat
2 14 (37.84%) Splunk
3 13 (35.14%) SAP
4 12 (32.43%) Google
5 10 (27.03%) Atlassian
5 10 (27.03%) Citrix
5 10 (27.03%) VMware
6 9 (24.32%) Cisco