Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for OpenShift skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OpenShift over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat OpenShift
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 145 143
Rank change year-on-year +20 -2 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 25 35 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.06% 1.13% 0.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.61% 7.28% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 2
Cheshire median annual salary £51,350 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.11% -14.29% -
10th Percentile £33,700 £40,000 £48,000
90th Percentile £78,000 £60,125 £57,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -14.29% -

OpenShift is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 446 481 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 18.90% 15.47% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 353 405 223
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.47% +7.50% -

OpenShift
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing OpenShift as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for OpenShift in Cheshire

OpenShift
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for OpenShift in Cheshire

OpenShift
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenShift in Cheshire over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for OpenShift in Cheshire

OpenShift
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenShift within the Cheshire region 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
Knutsford +15 14 £70,000 +40.00% 1
OpenShift
North West

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing OpenShift 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 across the Cheshire region with a requirement for OpenShift.

1 22 (88.00%) DevOps
2 17 (68.00%) Java
3 16 (64.00%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (56.00%) Jenkins
4 14 (56.00%) Docker
5 13 (52.00%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (52.00%) Linux
6 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (44.00%) Sonatype Nexus
8 9 (36.00%) Kubernetes
8 9 (36.00%) Python
8 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (32.00%) Confluence
9 8 (32.00%) Windows
10 7 (28.00%) Banking
10 7 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
11 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (24.00%) Wealth Management
11 6 (24.00%) JIRA
11 6 (24.00%) Investment Banking
11 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
11 6 (24.00%) WebSphere
11 6 (24.00%) Scrum
11 6 (24.00%) Perl
11 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
11 6 (24.00%) SDLC
12 5 (20.00%) SonarQube
12 5 (20.00%) Spring Boot
12 5 (20.00%) Microservices

OpenShift
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 8 (32.00%) Confluence
2 6 (24.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (16.00%) JBoss
4 3 (12.00%) OpenStack
5 1 (4.00%) nginx
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 16 (64.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.00%) Apigee
3 2 (8.00%) PaaS
4 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (4.00%) GitHub
4 1 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) LAN
1 3 (12.00%) WAN
2 1 (4.00%) BGP
2 1 (4.00%) OSPF
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MariaDB
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) InfluxDB
2 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (56.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (44.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (24.00%) JIRA
5 5 (20.00%) SonarQube
6 2 (8.00%) CA Release Automation
6 2 (8.00%) ClearCase
6 2 (8.00%) Gradle
6 2 (8.00%) Maven
6 2 (8.00%) Subversion
7 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
7 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
7 1 (4.00%) Selenium
7 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (28.00%) Banking
2 6 (24.00%) Investment Banking
3 5 (20.00%) Law
4 4 (16.00%) Finance
5 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Architect
2 3 (12.00%) Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Head of Engineering
3 2 (8.00%) Head of Software Engineering
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Designer
4 1 (4.00%) Environment Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Lead Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Network Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (4.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Software Designer
4 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Software Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) Spring
1 5 (20.00%) Spring Boot
1 5 (20.00%) Spring Cloud
2 4 (16.00%) .NET
3 3 (12.00%) Middleware
4 2 (8.00%) OAuth
4 2 (8.00%) OpenID
4 2 (8.00%) RAML
5 1 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (4.00%) Java EE
5 1 (4.00%) REST
5 1 (4.00%) Web Services
5 1 (4.00%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Cloud Native
4 1 (4.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Linux
2 8 (32.00%) Windows
3 7 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (12.00%) Unix
5 1 (4.00%) AIX
5 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) DevOps
2 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (24.00%) Scrum
4 6 (24.00%) SDLC
4 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (24.00%) Wealth Management
5 5 (20.00%) Microservices
5 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 4 (16.00%) Dashboard Development
6 4 (16.00%) ITIL
6 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (12.00%) Line Management
7 3 (12.00%) Migration
7 3 (12.00%) OO
7 3 (12.00%) OOP
7 3 (12.00%) TDD
7 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) Java
2 9 (36.00%) Python
3 6 (24.00%) Perl
4 4 (16.00%) C#
4 4 (16.00%) SQL
5 3 (12.00%) C++
5 3 (12.00%) Groovy
5 3 (12.00%) Scala
6 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.00%) Go
7 1 (4.00%) PHP
7 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.00%) Ruby
7 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) GDPR
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) iptables
2 1 (4.00%) PowerHA
2 1 (4.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.00%) VMware NSX
2 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (52.00%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (36.00%) Kubernetes
3 4 (16.00%) Ansible
4 2 (8.00%) BladeLogic
4 2 (8.00%) Puppet
4 2 (8.00%) Terraform
5 1 (4.00%) CFEngine
5 1 (4.00%) Grafana
5 1 (4.00%) HAProxy
5 1 (4.00%) Kibana
5 1 (4.00%) Nagios
5 1 (4.00%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) EMC
3 3 (12.00%) MuleSoft
3 3 (12.00%) NetApp
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Splunk
4 1 (4.00%) Veritas