Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 327 332 358
Rank change year-on-year +5 +26 -10
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 21 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.20% 0.055% 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.68% 0.17% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 21 2 2
South West median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% +90.00%
England median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% - -5.00%

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 3078 3591 3642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.99% 32.84% 30.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2364 2817 2920
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,000 £23,450
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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
Cornwall - 11 £55,000 -
Wiltshire - 8 £40,000 -
Somerset -1 2 £47,000 +4.44%
RHCE
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing RHCE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for RHCE.

1 21 (100.00%) Linux
1 21 (100.00%) RHCSA
2 19 (90.48%) Unix
3 12 (57.14%) Java
3 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 12 (57.14%) Python
3 12 (57.14%) Splunk
4 11 (52.38%) SIEM
4 11 (52.38%) Acunetix
4 11 (52.38%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (52.38%) Rapid7
4 11 (52.38%) LogRhythm
4 11 (52.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 11 (52.38%) AlienVault
4 11 (52.38%) Telecoms
4 11 (52.38%) CISSP
4 11 (52.38%) CISM
4 11 (52.38%) RHCA
4 11 (52.38%) Nessus
4 11 (52.38%) Snort
5 10 (47.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (42.86%) Red Hat
6 9 (42.86%) Puppet
7 8 (38.10%) Oracle Linux
7 8 (38.10%) Scality
7 8 (38.10%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (38.10%) Shell Script
7 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
7 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
7 8 (38.10%) HP

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 2 (9.52%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.76%) JBoss
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Amazon S3
2 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) DHCP
1 8 (38.10%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
1 1 (4.76%) Flink
1 1 (4.76%) Infinispan
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
1 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
General
1 11 (52.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Cybersecurity Engineer
1 11 (52.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 11 (52.38%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
1 11 (52.38%) Security Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (4.76%) HornetQ
1 1 (4.76%) Kafka
1 1 (4.76%) LAMP
1 1 (4.76%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (4.76%) Node.js
1 1 (4.76%) Spring
1 1 (4.76%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 8 (38.10%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (90.48%) Unix
3 10 (47.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (38.10%) CentOS
4 8 (38.10%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Cybersecurity
1 11 (52.38%) SIEM
2 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 8 (38.10%) Security Management
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Scrum
3 2 (9.52%) SDLC
3 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.76%) DevOps
4 1 (4.76%) High Availability
4 1 (4.76%) Kanban
4 1 (4.76%) Machine Learning
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
4 1 (4.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Java
1 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 12 (57.14%) Python
2 8 (38.10%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) Groovy
3 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) RHCSA
2 11 (52.38%) CISM
2 11 (52.38%) CISSP
2 11 (52.38%) RHCA
3 8 (38.10%) DV Cleared
3 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
3 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) CCNA
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Snort
2 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 8 (38.10%) NFS
2 8 (38.10%) Samba
2 8 (38.10%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) KVM
4 1 (4.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (4.76%) Gluster
4 1 (4.76%) iptables
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) Nessus
2 9 (42.86%) Puppet
3 1 (4.76%) Check_MK
3 1 (4.76%) Grafana
3 1 (4.76%) Graylog
3 1 (4.76%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (4.76%) Kibana
3 1 (4.76%) Nagios
3 1 (4.76%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Splunk
2 11 (52.38%) Acunetix
2 11 (52.38%) AlienVault
2 11 (52.38%) LogRhythm
2 11 (52.38%) Rapid7
3 9 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 8 (38.10%) HP
4 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 8 (38.10%) Oracle
4 8 (38.10%) Scality
4 8 (38.10%) VMware
5 2 (9.52%) Atlassian
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) Infobright
6 1 (4.76%) New Relic
6 1 (4.76%) PagerDuty
6 1 (4.76%) Qualys