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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Certified Technician (RHCT)
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 866 905 980
Rank change year-on-year +39 +75  
Permanent jobs citing RHCT 4 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.008% 0.007%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.018% 0.030% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 8
Median salary £23,500 £43,500 £54,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.97% -20.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £31,500 £50,310
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,150 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £31,500 -
% change year-on-year -30.15% -  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21959 26250 30481
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.64% 26.69% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 17118 21208 24166
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

RHCT
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing RHCT as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RHCT over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for RHCT in the UK

RHCT
Top 7 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +48 4 £23,500 -45.97% 2
Manchester -17 2 £22,000 -30.15% 2
North West -40 2 £22,000 -30.15% 2
London +12 1 £50,000 +14.94%
East Midlands - 1 £25,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £25,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £25,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 4 (80.00%) MCSA
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) SLA
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (20.00%) Puppet
5 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
5 1 (20.00%) Rackspace
5 1 (20.00%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (20.00%) DevOps
5 1 (20.00%) SoftLayer
5 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (20.00%) HAProxy
5 1 (20.00%) LAMP
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (20.00%) SoftLayer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
1 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Korn
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCSA
1 4 (80.00%) MCSE
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £24,000 DOE + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago