The table below looks at the statistics for OpenShift skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenShift over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat OpenShift
Rank 873 905 881
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -24
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 10 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.002% 0.006%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.12% 0.029% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £56,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Cloud Services Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
8639 6995 4633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.09% 5.96% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6934 5752 3947
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

OpenShift
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenShift within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

OpenShift Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenShift
Salary Trend

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

OpenShift Salary Trend in the UK

OpenShift
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenShift over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

OpenShift Salary Histogram in the UK

OpenShift
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenShift within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +43 10 £56,250 - 1
London +51 8 £45,000 - 1
Reading - 2 £70,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £70,000 -
South East - 2 £70,000 -
City of London - 1 - -

OpenShift
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing OpenShift also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenShift.

1 29 (64.44%) Linux
2 28 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (55.56%) Puppet
4 21 (46.67%) Open Source
5 20 (44.44%) VMware
5 20 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (44.44%) Java
5 20 (44.44%) Windows
6 18 (40.00%) OpenStack
7 17 (37.78%) Amazon AWS
8 16 (35.56%) Opscode Chef
9 15 (33.33%) Python
10 14 (31.11%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (31.11%) TDD
11 13 (28.89%) HP
11 13 (28.89%) Jenkins
12 12 (26.67%) PHP
12 12 (26.67%) Oracle
12 12 (26.67%) Ruby
13 11 (24.44%) MySQL
13 11 (24.44%) Apache
13 11 (24.44%) Cisco
13 11 (24.44%) Docker
14 10 (22.22%) DevOps
14 10 (22.22%) Software-Defined Networking
14 10 (22.22%) IaaS
14 10 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
14 10 (22.22%) Bash Shell
14 10 (22.22%) REST
14 10 (22.22%) IBM

OpenShift
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing OpenShift also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenShift. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (40.00%) OpenStack
2 11 (24.44%) Apache
3 9 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (17.78%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (15.56%) Node.js
6 6 (13.33%) IIS
7 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
7 5 (11.11%) Apache Solr
7 5 (11.11%) Apache Spark
8 4 (8.89%) JBoss
9 3 (6.67%) Drupal
9 3 (6.67%) Confluence
10 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
10 2 (4.44%) nginx
11 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 17 (37.78%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (22.22%) IaaS
2 10 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (20.00%) PaaS
4 8 (17.78%) Amazon S3
4 8 (17.78%) CloudFront
5 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (11.11%) SaaS
6 5 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (6.67%) Route 53
7 3 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (2.22%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) Software-Defined Networking
2 5 (11.11%) AMQP
2 5 (11.11%) Network Security
2 5 (11.11%) SAN
2 5 (11.11%) Internet
2 5 (11.11%) OpenFlow
3 4 (8.89%) Firewall
4 3 (6.67%) NAS
5 2 (4.44%) VPN
5 2 (4.44%) DNS
5 2 (4.44%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) MySQL
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 5 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (11.11%) Redis
3 5 (11.11%) Riak
3 5 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.89%) Couchbase
5 3 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (6.67%) Informix
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Jenkins
2 10 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 9 (20.00%) JIRA
4 6 (13.33%) Jasmine
5 3 (6.67%) Maven
5 3 (6.67%) NUnit
5 3 (6.67%) Selenium
5 3 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (6.67%) JUnit
5 3 (6.67%) SpecFlow
5 3 (6.67%) Gradle
5 3 (6.67%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (22.22%) Banking
2 8 (17.78%) Retail
2 8 (17.78%) Games
3 6 (13.33%) Finance
4 5 (11.11%) Online Betting
5 3 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (42.22%) Architect
2 11 (24.44%) Developer
3 9 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 5 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
5 5 (11.11%) AWS Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Platform Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Platform Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Lead Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (8.89%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Web Administrator
7 3 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) REST
2 9 (20.00%) .NET
3 8 (17.78%) Web Services
4 7 (15.56%) jQuery
4 7 (15.56%) AngularJS
5 6 (13.33%) Backbone.js
5 6 (13.33%) CSS3
5 6 (13.33%) HTML5
5 6 (13.33%) HTML
5 6 (13.33%) CSS
5 6 (13.33%) Ajax
6 5 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
6 5 (11.11%) Spring
6 5 (11.11%) LAMP
6 5 (11.11%) Spring Security
6 5 (11.11%) Grails
6 5 (11.11%) J2EE
6 5 (11.11%) JMS
6 5 (11.11%) XHTML
6 5 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (46.67%) Open Source
2 5 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 5 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (6.67%) iPad
3 3 (6.67%) HP StorageWorks
4 2 (4.44%) Clustering
5 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (64.44%) Linux
2 20 (44.44%) Windows
3 10 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (17.78%) Ubuntu
5 5 (11.11%) Debian
5 5 (11.11%) CentOS
6 2 (4.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (4.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.11%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (31.11%) TDD
3 10 (22.22%) DevOps
4 9 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (15.56%) ITIL
5 7 (15.56%) MVC
6 6 (13.33%) BDD
6 6 (13.33%) Project Management
6 6 (13.33%) OO
6 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 6 (13.33%) Web Development
7 5 (11.11%) Web Design
7 5 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (11.11%) MVVM
7 5 (11.11%) Software Architecture
7 5 (11.11%) ATDD
7 5 (11.11%) Web Application Development
7 5 (11.11%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (44.44%) Java
2 15 (33.33%) Python
3 12 (26.67%) PHP
3 12 (26.67%) Ruby
4 10 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
6 6 (13.33%) SQL
7 5 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 5 (11.11%) Groovy
7 5 (11.11%) Erlang
7 5 (11.11%) C#
7 5 (11.11%) Shell Script
7 5 (11.11%) Scala
7 5 (11.11%) Clojure
7 5 (11.11%) Go
8 2 (4.44%) Perl
9 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (11.11%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) QA
2 3 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (24.44%) Docker
3 8 (17.78%) vSphere
4 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 3 (6.67%) LXC
6 2 (4.44%) GFS2
6 2 (4.44%) oVirt
6 2 (4.44%) KVM
6 2 (4.44%) RHEV
6 2 (4.44%) Gluster
6 2 (4.44%) NFS
6 2 (4.44%) Squid
6 2 (4.44%) Samba
Systems Management
1 25 (55.56%) Puppet
2 16 (35.56%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (11.11%) Nagios
3 5 (11.11%) Mesos
4 4 (8.89%) Ansible
5 3 (6.67%) ZABBIX
5 3 (6.67%) Cacti
5 3 (6.67%) Vagrant
5 3 (6.67%) Capistrano
6 2 (4.44%) Pacemaker
6 2 (4.44%) OpenAM
6 2 (4.44%) SELinux
6 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (4.44%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) VMware
2 13 (28.89%) HP
3 12 (26.67%) Oracle
4 11 (24.44%) Cisco
5 10 (22.22%) IBM
5 10 (22.22%) Dell
6 7 (15.56%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.67%) Google
7 3 (6.67%) Atlassian
7 3 (6.67%) Sybase
7 3 (6.67%) NetApp
8 1 (2.22%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.22%) TIBCO
8 1 (2.22%) Juniper
8 1 (2.22%) Sage
8 1 (2.22%) Akamai
8 1 (2.22%) F5