Period
to 2 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for RHCA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 2 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Certified Architect (RHCA)
UK
6 months to
2 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 850 1095 1144
Rank change year-on-year +245 +49 -7
Permanent jobs citing RHCA 1 17 63
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.012% 0.036%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.006% 0.048% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 54
Median annual salary £97,500 £32,500 £67,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +200.00% -51.49% +21.82%
10th Percentile £93,750 £29,375 £37,000
90th Percentile £101,250 £75,000 £81,750
UK excluding London median annual salary - £31,875 £67,000
% change year-on-year - -52.43% +21.82%

RHCA 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 with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 17,134 35,618 41,867
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.70% 24.41% 23.75%
Number of salaries quoted 12,496 25,681 31,418
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,500 £26,400 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,582
% change year-on-year +5.56% +0.94% +4.90%

RHCA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing RHCA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for RHCA in the UK

RHCA
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing RHCA.

Salary trend for RHCA in the UK

RHCA
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RHCA within the UK over the 6 months to 2 July 2020. 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
England +260 1 £97,500 +200.00%
London +184 1 £97,500 +39.29%

For the 6 months to 2 July 2020, IT jobs citing RHCA 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 with a requirement for RHCA.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF Certification

RHCA
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware