Period
to 22 November 2017

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

Red Hat Certified Technician (RHCT)
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1178 1219 1278
Rank change year-on-year +41 +59 +62
Permanent jobs citing RHCT 4 6 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.003% 0.014%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.009% 0.012% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 28
UK median annual salary £21,875 £52,500 £53,025
Median salary % change year-on-year -58.33% -0.99% +6.05%
10th Percentile £20,125 £35,750 £46,775
90th Percentile £23,375 £54,125 £56,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £21,875 £31,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year -30.56% +34.04% -44.71%

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 43339 49843 59216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.00% 26.20% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 33310 39984 47288
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,969
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 6 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 22 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
UK excluding London +45 4 £21,875 -30.56%
England +16 4 £21,875 -58.33%
North of England -5 2 £22,000 -30.16%
North West -18 2 £22,000 -30.16%
East Midlands - 2 £21,750 -
Midlands - 2 £21,750 -

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing RHCT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for RHCT.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) IT Support
1 4 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft