Period
to

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 3 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat OpenShift
UK > England
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 396 496 446
Rank change year-on-year +100 -50 +153
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 1,307 529 433
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.87% 0.55% 0.59%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.95% 1.28% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 334 241 337
10th Percentile £47,650 £52,500 £46,250
25th Percentile £58,750 £61,250 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
75th Percentile £110,000 £94,000 £105,000
90th Percentile £122,500 £120,000 £142,500
UK median annual salary £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +6.90% +3.57% +7.69%

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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 67,079 41,323 26,596
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.41% 43.23% 36.41%
Number of salaries quoted 34,801 30,404 22,100
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.50% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £76,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £93,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +0.87% +4.55%

OpenShift
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing OpenShift as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for OpenShift in England

OpenShift
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing OpenShift in England.

Salary trend for OpenShift in England

OpenShift
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing OpenShift in England over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

Salary histogram for OpenShift in England

OpenShift
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenShift within the England region over the 6 months to 3 July 2022. 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
Jobs
London +35 693 £92,500 +10.45% 24
South East +41 211 £70,000 -5.41% 10
East of England 0 109 - - 3
North of England -22 107 £61,650 -6.94% 9
South West -10 105 £55,000 -4.35% 8
Yorkshire -9 55 £70,000 +36.59% 3
Midlands -36 55 £68,500 -8.67% 1
North West -53 49 £53,750 -20.37% 2
West Midlands -45 33 £72,500 -12.12% 1
East Midlands -26 22 £61,250 -2.00%
North East -16 3 £52,500 +40.00% 4
OpenShift
UK

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, 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 England region with a requirement for OpenShift.

1 1,019 (77.96%) Kubernetes
2 975 (74.60%) Docker
3 892 (68.25%) Agile
4 890 (68.09%) Java
5 862 (65.95%) AWS
6 842 (64.42%) CI/CD
7 737 (56.39%) Finance
8 704 (53.86%) Git (software)
9 680 (52.03%) Azure
10 663 (50.73%) DevOps
11 614 (46.98%) Ansible
12 605 (46.29%) Microservices
13 578 (44.22%) Jenkins
14 538 (41.16%) Test Automation
15 514 (39.33%) Python
16 504 (38.56%) Linux
17 461 (35.27%) Mentoring
18 407 (31.14%) Coaching
19 404 (30.91%) JavaScript
20 396 (30.30%) SQL
21 394 (30.15%) Serverless
22 384 (29.38%) Maven
23 381 (29.15%) Terraform
24 364 (27.85%) RESTful
25 354 (27.08%) Unix
26 346 (26.47%) .NET
27 343 (26.24%) TDD
28 327 (25.02%) Internet
29 325 (24.87%) User Stories
30 321 (24.56%) Innovative Thinking

OpenShift
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 224 (17.14%) Apache Spark
2 117 (8.95%) IIS
3 108 (8.26%) JBoss
4 102 (7.80%) Tomcat
5 48 (3.67%) OpenStack
6 46 (3.52%) Cloud Foundry
6 46 (3.52%) nginx
7 43 (3.29%) Confluence
8 39 (2.98%) Apache
9 37 (2.83%) GemFire
10 35 (2.68%) Jetty
11 21 (1.61%) WebSphere
12 20 (1.53%) WebLogic
13 9 (0.69%) Mule
14 4 (0.31%) Apache Airflow
14 4 (0.31%) Red Hat Fuse
15 2 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 1 (0.077%) SharePoint
16 1 (0.077%) Site Server
16 1 (0.077%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.077%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (0.92%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.077%) Maximo
2 1 (0.077%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 862 (65.95%) AWS
2 680 (52.03%) Azure
3 394 (30.15%) Serverless
4 316 (24.18%) AWS Lambda
5 290 (22.19%) Cloud Functions
6 277 (21.19%) GCP
7 186 (14.23%) AWS CloudFormation
8 182 (13.93%) GitHub
9 106 (8.11%) Azure DevOps
10 102 (7.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 95 (7.27%) AWS CodePipeline
11 95 (7.27%) Azure Stack
12 79 (6.04%) Azure AKS
13 77 (5.89%) Amazon ECS
14 74 (5.66%) Amazon EKS
15 72 (5.51%) PaaS
16 70 (5.36%) Cloud Computing
17 48 (3.67%) IaaS
18 44 (3.37%) npm
19 38 (2.91%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 327 (25.02%) Internet
2 135 (10.33%) Firewall
3 113 (8.65%) HTTP
4 77 (5.89%) Kerberos
5 44 (3.37%) Software-Defined Networking
6 26 (1.99%) TCP/IP
7 20 (1.53%) SAN
8 17 (1.30%) DNS
9 16 (1.22%) NAS
10 13 (0.99%) SSL
11 10 (0.77%) AMQP
12 6 (0.46%) DHCP
12 6 (0.46%) SMTP
12 6 (0.46%) Unified Communications
13 4 (0.31%) BGP
13 4 (0.31%) HTTPS
13 4 (0.31%) NetScaler
13 4 (0.31%) VLAN
13 4 (0.31%) VPN
14 3 (0.23%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 309 (23.64%) PostgreSQL
2 301 (23.03%) NoSQL
3 295 (22.57%) SQL Server
4 289 (22.11%) MongoDB
5 271 (20.73%) Apache Cassandra
6 248 (18.97%) MySQL
7 201 (15.38%) Flink
8 110 (8.42%) Big Data
9 85 (6.50%) Hadoop
10 61 (4.67%) ArangoDB
10 61 (4.67%) Redis
11 60 (4.59%) HBase
12 51 (3.90%) Elasticsearch
13 36 (2.75%) Hazelcast
13 36 (2.75%) Relational Database
14 29 (2.22%) MariaDB
15 19 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
16 18 (1.38%) Amazon Redshift
17 11 (0.84%) DynamoDB
18 7 (0.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 704 (53.86%) Git (software)
2 578 (44.22%) Jenkins
3 384 (29.38%) Maven
4 308 (23.57%) JIRA
5 303 (23.18%) Subversion
6 238 (18.21%) Gradle
7 217 (16.60%) Ant
8 125 (9.56%) Cucumber
9 111 (8.49%) GitLab
10 97 (7.42%) Selenium
11 96 (7.35%) JUnit
12 71 (5.43%) WebDriver
13 65 (4.97%) Bitbucket
14 58 (4.44%) JMeter
15 54 (4.13%) Artifactory
16 52 (3.98%) Sonatype Nexus
17 35 (2.68%) Moq
17 35 (2.68%) NUnit
17 35 (2.68%) SpecFlow
18 34 (2.60%) SonarQube
General
1 737 (56.39%) Finance
2 314 (24.02%) Social Skills
3 292 (22.34%) Manufacturing
4 134 (10.25%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 126 (9.64%) Banking
6 79 (6.04%) Law
7 78 (5.97%) Telecoms
8 68 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
9 62 (4.74%) Legal
10 40 (3.06%) Retail
11 39 (2.98%) Front Office
12 24 (1.84%) Public Sector
13 19 (1.45%) Games
13 19 (1.45%) Presentation Skills
14 12 (0.92%) Financial Institution
15 10 (0.77%) Advertising
15 10 (0.77%) Documentation Skills
16 9 (0.69%) Automotive
17 8 (0.61%) Investment Banking
18 6 (0.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 287 (21.96%) Java Engineer
2 267 (20.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 257 (19.66%) Developer
4 236 (18.06%) Senior Java Engineer
5 170 (13.01%) Java Developer
6 135 (10.33%) Senior DevOps
7 131 (10.02%) Software Engineer
8 126 (9.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 110 (8.42%) Cloud Engineer
10 102 (7.80%) Senior Developer
11 101 (7.73%) Senior Java Developer
12 97 (7.42%) Analyst
13 74 (5.66%) Architect
14 64 (4.90%) Analyst Developer
15 60 (4.59%) Principal Engineer
16 44 (3.37%) Principal Software Engineer
16 44 (3.37%) Solutions Architect
17 41 (3.14%) Platform Engineer
17 41 (3.14%) Senior Analyst
18 36 (2.75%) Java Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 364 (27.85%) RESTful
2 346 (26.47%) .NET
3 299 (22.88%) CSS
4 271 (20.73%) HTML
5 270 (20.66%) Spring Boot
6 244 (18.67%) Spring
7 230 (17.60%) ASP.NET
8 209 (15.99%) Kafka
9 203 (15.53%) JDBC
10 193 (14.77%) REST
11 139 (10.64%) Node.js
12 134 (10.25%) Web Services
13 131 (10.02%) React
14 125 (9.56%) Elastic Stack
15 115 (8.80%) AngularJS
16 103 (7.88%) JSON
17 85 (6.50%) Middleware
18 76 (5.81%) JavaFX
18 76 (5.81%) Swing
19 75 (5.74%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 318 (24.33%) Linux Command Line
2 291 (22.26%) Life Science
3 229 (17.52%) Algorithms
4 223 (17.06%) Data Structures
5 176 (13.47%) Cloud Native
6 114 (8.72%) User Experience
7 103 (7.88%) Public Cloud
8 83 (6.35%) Social Network
9 57 (4.36%) Social Media
10 55 (4.21%) Private Cloud
11 47 (3.60%) Management Information System
12 37 (2.83%) Cyberattack
12 37 (2.83%) Equities
12 37 (2.83%) Virtual Team
13 35 (2.68%) Cyber Defence
13 35 (2.68%) Fixed Income
14 33 (2.52%) Self-Motivation
15 15 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
16 11 (0.84%) Data Centre
17 9 (0.69%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 504 (38.56%) Linux
2 354 (27.08%) Unix
3 204 (15.61%) Windows
4 95 (7.27%) Windows Server
5 41 (3.14%) CentOS
5 41 (3.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 31 (2.37%) Apple iOS
7 30 (2.30%) Android
8 16 (1.22%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (0.31%) SUSE
9 4 (0.31%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.077%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 892 (68.25%) Agile
2 842 (64.42%) CI/CD
3 663 (50.73%) DevOps
4 605 (46.29%) Microservices
5 538 (41.16%) Test Automation
6 461 (35.27%) Mentoring
7 407 (31.14%) Coaching
8 343 (26.24%) TDD
9 325 (24.87%) User Stories
10 321 (24.56%) Innovative Thinking
11 315 (24.10%) Customer-Centricity
12 313 (23.95%) Software Engineering
13 303 (23.18%) High Availability
14 295 (22.57%) Disaster Recovery
15 294 (22.49%) Service Design
16 290 (22.19%) Strategic Thinking
17 282 (21.58%) BDD
18 236 (18.06%) Scrum
19 211 (16.14%) Computer Science
20 206 (15.76%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 890 (68.09%) Java
2 514 (39.33%) Python
3 404 (30.91%) JavaScript
4 396 (30.30%) SQL
5 292 (22.34%) Shell Script
6 252 (19.28%) PowerShell
7 247 (18.90%) Perl
8 225 (17.21%) Ruby
9 196 (15.00%) PHP
10 153 (11.71%) C#
11 149 (11.40%) Bash
12 137 (10.48%) Go
13 66 (5.05%) C++
14 61 (4.67%) TypeScript
15 57 (4.36%) C
16 52 (3.98%) Groovy
17 45 (3.44%) Scala
18 40 (3.06%) ES6
19 35 (2.68%) Kotlin
20 28 (2.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 243 (18.59%) Degree
2 117 (8.95%) Security Cleared
3 89 (6.81%) SC Cleared
4 50 (3.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 41 (3.14%) AWS Certification
6 10 (0.77%) OCP
6 10 (0.77%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (0.31%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.31%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.23%) TOGAF Certification
10 2 (0.15%) ISEB
10 2 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.15%) RHCE
10 2 (0.15%) RHCSA
11 1 (0.077%) CCSP
11 1 (0.077%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.077%) MBA
11 1 (0.077%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.077%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (4.13%) QA
2 27 (2.07%) Accessibility
3 17 (1.30%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.84%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.23%) GDPR
5 3 (0.23%) SLA
6 1 (0.077%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.077%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.077%) NIST
System Software
1 975 (74.60%) Docker
2 104 (7.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 99 (7.57%) Virtual Machines
4 61 (4.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 14 (1.07%) vSphere
6 12 (0.92%) Active Directory
6 12 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (0.84%) Hyper-V
8 9 (0.69%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 9 (0.69%) KVM
9 7 (0.54%) HDFS
10 5 (0.38%) etcd
11 4 (0.31%) NFS
12 2 (0.15%) Ceph
12 2 (0.15%) Lustre
12 2 (0.15%) LXC
13 1 (0.077%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1,019 (77.96%) Kubernetes
2 614 (46.98%) Ansible
3 381 (29.15%) Terraform
4 212 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
5 209 (15.99%) Puppet
6 33 (2.52%) Kibana
7 29 (2.22%) HAProxy
8 28 (2.14%) Grafana
9 27 (2.07%) Prometheus
10 26 (1.99%) HP Quality Center
11 23 (1.76%) HP Fortify
12 21 (1.61%) Hadoop YARN
13 12 (0.92%) Istio
14 7 (0.54%) FreeIPA
15 6 (0.46%) Rancher
16 5 (0.38%) Red Hat Satellite
16 5 (0.38%) vCenter Server
17 4 (0.31%) Galera Cluster
17 4 (0.31%) Mesos
17 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 281 (21.50%) Microsoft
2 250 (19.13%) Google
3 185 (14.15%) Splunk
4 141 (10.79%) Red Hat
5 134 (10.25%) Oracle
6 119 (9.10%) VMware
7 47 (3.60%) Cisco
8 45 (3.44%) FIS
9 37 (2.83%) IBM
10 31 (2.37%) Refinitiv
11 30 (2.30%) AppDynamics
12 28 (2.14%) Dataiku
12 28 (2.14%) Reuters
13 21 (1.61%) F5
14 12 (0.92%) Okta
15 6 (0.46%) Sencha
16 5 (0.38%) Atlassian
16 5 (0.38%) New Relic
17 4 (0.31%) SaltStack
17 4 (0.31%) Xamarin