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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) with a requirement for RHCE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 814 651 305
Rank change year-on-year -163 -346 +42
Permanent jobs citing RHCE 45 12 8
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.060% 0.029% 0.091%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.28% 0.15% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 2
10th Percentile £44,250 £38,000 £60,500
25th Percentile - £42,500 £63,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £57,500 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year -13.04% -20.69% +13.73%
75th Percentile £52,744 £70,000 £83,125
90th Percentile £61,808 £73,750 £86,500
UK median annual salary £57,458 £56,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.15% +7.14% -8.70%

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 15,856 7,823 1,405
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 21.28% 18.85% 15.98%
Number of salaries quoted 8,416 5,158 1,117
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,728 £32,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,250 £40,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +1.85% -6.09%
75th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year - +3.77% +6.00%

RHCE
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing RHCE as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

RHCE trend for jobs with a WFH option

RHCE
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing RHCE.

RHCE salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

RHCE
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing RHCE over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

RHCE salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, RHCE job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for RHCE.

1 44 (97.78%) Linux
2 43 (95.56%) Ansible
3 39 (86.67%) Red Hat
4 36 (80.00%) Docker
4 36 (80.00%) DevOps
5 31 (68.89%) OpenShift
6 30 (66.67%) Azure
6 30 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 30 (66.67%) Containerisation
7 27 (60.00%) AWS
7 27 (60.00%) Puppet
7 27 (60.00%) Apache
8 26 (57.78%) VMware
8 26 (57.78%) CentOS
8 26 (57.78%) Kubernetes
9 24 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (53.33%) Performance Monitoring
10 23 (51.11%) Jenkins
10 23 (51.11%) Tomcat
11 22 (48.89%) Python
12 20 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
13 19 (42.22%) PowerShell
13 19 (42.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 19 (42.22%) Active Directory
14 18 (40.00%) JMS
14 18 (40.00%) Advertising
14 18 (40.00%) Hadoop
14 18 (40.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
14 18 (40.00%) Apache Spark
14 18 (40.00%) Project Delivery

RHCE
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 27 (60.00%) Apache
2 23 (51.11%) Tomcat
3 18 (40.00%) Apache Spark
4 5 (11.11%) IIS
4 5 (11.11%) nginx
5 4 (8.89%) Confluence
5 4 (8.89%) MediaWiki
5 4 (8.89%) Moodle
6 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.22%) Site Server
Cloud Services
1 31 (68.89%) OpenShift
2 30 (66.67%) Azure
3 27 (60.00%) AWS
4 11 (24.44%) PaaS
5 7 (15.56%) Azure DevOps
6 6 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (13.33%) GitHub
7 5 (11.11%) Amazon ELB
7 5 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (2.22%) Azure AKS
8 1 (2.22%) GCP
8 1 (2.22%) Google Kubernetes Engine
8 1 (2.22%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) DHCP
1 5 (11.11%) DNS
1 5 (11.11%) NetScaler
1 5 (11.11%) VLAN
1 5 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (2.22%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (11.11%) InfluxDB
3 4 (8.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (51.11%) Jenkins
2 17 (37.78%) GitLab
3 6 (13.33%) Bitbucket Server
3 6 (13.33%) Subversion
3 6 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (11.11%) TeamCity
5 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.22%) Bitbucket
General
1 18 (40.00%) Advertising
2 12 (26.67%) Law
2 12 (26.67%) Organisational Skills
3 11 (24.44%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 11 (24.44%) Legal
3 11 (24.44%) Social Skills
4 8 (17.78%) Finance
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 22 (48.89%) Linux Engineer
2 18 (40.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 16 (35.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (35.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (33.33%) Administrator
4 15 (33.33%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
5 14 (31.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 11 (24.44%) Senior Unix Administrator
6 11 (24.44%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
6 11 (24.44%) Unix Administrator
6 11 (24.44%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 6 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (11.11%) Lead DevOps
8 5 (11.11%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 4 (8.89%) Azure Engineer
9 4 (8.89%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (8.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 3 (6.67%) Linux Support
10 3 (6.67%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.00%) JMS
2 15 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
3 11 (24.44%) Middleware
4 6 (13.33%) Web Services
5 4 (8.89%) LAMP
5 4 (8.89%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) CMDB
1 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.22%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (2.22%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 44 (97.78%) Linux
2 26 (57.78%) CentOS
3 19 (42.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (24.44%) Unix
5 8 (17.78%) Ubuntu
6 7 (15.56%) Windows
7 5 (11.11%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (2.22%) Debian
8 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (80.00%) DevOps
2 30 (66.67%) Containerisation
2 30 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 24 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (53.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 18 (40.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 18 (40.00%) Project Delivery
5 17 (37.78%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (37.78%) Technical Leadership
6 16 (35.56%) IT Strategy
6 16 (35.56%) Mentoring
7 15 (33.33%) Antivirus Management
7 15 (33.33%) Line Management
7 15 (33.33%) Patch Management
8 14 (31.11%) Service Management
9 12 (26.67%) Configuration Management
9 12 (26.67%) Platform Engineering
10 11 (24.44%) Dashboard Development
10 11 (24.44%) Infrastructure Automation
10 11 (24.44%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (48.89%) Python
2 19 (42.22%) PowerShell
3 17 (37.78%) Java
3 17 (37.78%) Ruby
4 11 (24.44%) Bash
5 10 (22.22%) Perl
6 7 (15.56%) SQL
7 6 (13.33%) Go
7 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
8 5 (11.11%) Shell Script
9 4 (8.89%) AWK
9 4 (8.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared
1 11 (24.44%) Security Cleared
2 7 (15.56%) Azure Certification
2 7 (15.56%) MCSE
2 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (13.33%) AWS Certification
4 3 (6.67%) LPIC
5 2 (4.44%) RHCSA
6 1 (2.22%) CCNA
6 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.22%) Degree
6 1 (2.22%) Linux+ Certification
6 1 (2.22%) Server+ Certification
6 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.67%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) GDPR
2 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (80.00%) Docker
2 20 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (42.22%) Active Directory
4 15 (33.33%) GlusterFS
4 15 (33.33%) vSphere
5 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.22%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 43 (95.56%) Ansible
2 27 (60.00%) Puppet
3 26 (57.78%) Kubernetes
4 13 (28.89%) Terraform
5 8 (17.78%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (11.11%) Grafana
6 5 (11.11%) HAProxy
6 5 (11.11%) Kibana
6 5 (11.11%) Packer
6 5 (11.11%) Prometheus
7 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (2.22%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 39 (86.67%) Red Hat
2 26 (57.78%) VMware
3 15 (33.33%) F5
4 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
5 7 (15.56%) Google
6 5 (11.11%) Dynatrace
6 5 (11.11%) ServiceNow
6 5 (11.11%) Splunk
7 1 (2.22%) HP
7 1 (2.22%) Veeam