Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for RHCT qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Certified Technician (RHCT)
UK
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1124 1196 1204
Rank change year-on-year +72 +8 +72
Permanent jobs citing RHCT 1 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.003% 0.003%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.003% 0.012% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 6
UK median annual salary £62,500 £22,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +184.09% -58.10% -0.99%
10th Percentile £56,250 £20,125 £29,875
90th Percentile £68,750 £23,375 £54,125
UK excluding London median annual salary - £22,000 £30,750
% change year-on-year - -28.46% +30.85%

RHCT 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 37,643 42,669 48,361
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.80% 23.95% 26.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27,589 32,795 38,603
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.98%

RHCT
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing RHCT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for RHCT in the UK

RHCT
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for RHCT in the UK

RHCT
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RHCT within the UK over the 6 months to 16 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
England +76 1 £62,500 +184.09% 3
London - 1 £62,500 -

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing RHCT 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 RHCT.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Fidessa
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Reuters
1 1 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (100.00%) CQG
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) ION Trading

RHCT
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Rolfe and Nolan
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) FIX Connectivity
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Eurex
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithmic Trading
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) High-Frequency Trading
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Kernel Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Cacti
1 1 (100.00%) Grafana
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CQG
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Fidessa
1 1 (100.00%) GL TRADE
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) ION Trading
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Patsystems
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Reuters