Period
to 18 December 2018

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 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
England > South West
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 289 315 348
Rank change year-on-year +26 +33 +5
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 29 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.29% 0.20% 0.019%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.03% 0.66% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 2
South West median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £50,000 £40,000 £36,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £55,000 £49,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +13.64% +15.79% +0.53%

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 2,812 3,040 3,532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 28.00% 29.77% 32.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2,041 2,304 2,763
South West median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,500 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 18 December 2018.

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 December 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
Dorset - 13 £70,000 -
Wiltshire -11 8 £55,000 +37.50%
Gloucestershire - 4 £55,000 -
Somerset +18 2 £50,000 +6.38%
Devon - 2 £50,500 -
RHCE
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 West region with a requirement for RHCE.

1 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (79.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (75.86%) Red Hat
3 22 (75.86%) VMware
4 19 (65.52%) Python
5 18 (62.07%) Ansible
6 17 (58.62%) Docker
7 15 (51.72%) Windows
7 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
8 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (48.28%) MCSE
8 14 (48.28%) MCITP
8 14 (48.28%) DevOps
9 13 (44.83%) Public Cloud
9 13 (44.83%) GitHub
9 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (44.83%) Jenkins
9 13 (44.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (44.83%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (44.83%) LAN
9 13 (44.83%) WAN
9 13 (44.83%) ITIL
10 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (37.93%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (34.48%) AWS Certification
12 10 (34.48%) Google Cloud Platform
12 10 (34.48%) MCSA
12 10 (34.48%) Google

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 8 (27.59%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (6.90%) Confluence
2 2 (6.90%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (44.83%) GitHub
2 11 (37.93%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (34.48%) Google Cloud Platform
3 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (13.79%) OpenShift
5 3 (10.34%) SaaS
6 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) LAN
1 13 (44.83%) WAN
2 8 (27.59%) DNS
2 8 (27.59%) SMTP
3 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
1 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.45%) MariaDB
2 1 (3.45%) OLTP
2 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.90%) JIRA
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Architect
1 13 (44.83%) Cloud Architect
1 13 (44.83%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
1 13 (44.83%) Infrastructure Architect
2 8 (27.59%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) DBA
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Public Cloud
2 8 (27.59%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (17.24%) Clustering
4 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.45%) Grid Computing
6 1 (3.45%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (79.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (51.72%) Windows
4 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (27.59%) Solaris
5 8 (27.59%) Unix
6 1 (3.45%) CentOS
6 1 (3.45%) Debian
6 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) DevOps
2 13 (44.83%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (44.83%) ITIL
3 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) Data Centre Operations
5 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.34%) ITIL V3
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.90%) High Availability
6 2 (6.90%) Low Latency
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum
6 2 (6.90%) SDLC
6 2 (6.90%) Security Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.90%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) Python
2 6 (20.69%) Bash Shell
3 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
4 4 (13.79%) Perl
5 2 (6.90%) SQL
6 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby
6 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) MCITP
1 14 (48.28%) MCSE
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (44.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (34.48%) AWS Certification
3 10 (34.48%) MCSA
4 4 (13.79%) RHCSA
5 3 (10.34%) OCP
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
6 2 (6.90%) CCNA
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
1 2 (6.90%) PMO
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 17 (58.62%) Docker
2 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (27.59%) Postfix
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 18 (62.07%) Ansible
2 5 (17.24%) Netcool
2 5 (17.24%) Puppet
2 5 (17.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (13.79%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.45%) Graylog
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) Red Hat
1 22 (75.86%) VMware
2 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
3 10 (34.48%) Google
4 9 (31.03%) Oracle
5 8 (27.59%) Infoblox
6 5 (17.24%) CyberArk
6 5 (17.24%) SolarWinds
6 5 (17.24%) Symantec
6 5 (17.24%) Veritas
7 3 (10.34%) BMC
7 3 (10.34%) Remedy
8 2 (6.90%) Atlassian
9 1 (3.45%) Splunk