Period
to 29 July 2021

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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat OpenShift
UK > England
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 502 450 587
Rank change year-on-year -52 +137 +172
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 541 356 579
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.54% 0.56% 0.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.25% 1.53% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 246 278 367
10th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £45,000
25th Percentile £61,250 £52,813 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £98,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £120,000 £142,500 £108,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £67,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +4.48% +3.08% +4.00%

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 43,433 23,320 40,598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.46% 36.71% 30.50%
Number of salaries quoted 31,276 19,463 33,611
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £30,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%
75th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £88,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 29 July 2021.

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 29 July 2021. 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
London -92 259 £82,500 -8.33% 63
South East -31 89 £67,750 +23.18% 14
South West -46 85 £56,250 +9.03% 17
North of England -43 45 £65,000 +18.18% 13
North West -34 35 £68,750 +21.15% 7
Midlands -55 35 £75,000 +25.00% 7
West Midlands -50 23 £82,500 +37.50% 4
East Midlands - 12 £62,500 - 3
East of England -43 11 £57,500 +21.05% 4
Yorkshire -71 6 £48,750 -11.36% 3
North East - 4 £37,500 - 3
OpenShift
UK

For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, 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.

1 398 (73.57%) Kubernetes
2 372 (68.76%) Docker
3 360 (66.54%) AWS
4 349 (64.51%) DevOps
5 345 (63.77%) Azure
6 301 (55.64%) Agile Software Development
7 285 (52.68%) Ansible
8 275 (50.83%) Java
9 248 (45.84%) Linux
10 240 (44.36%) Jenkins
11 226 (41.77%) GCP
12 218 (40.30%) Finance
13 182 (33.64%) Kafka
14 175 (32.35%) Software Engineering
15 166 (30.68%) Microservices
16 165 (30.50%) Spring
17 159 (29.39%) Python
18 158 (29.21%) Git (software)
19 142 (26.25%) Red Hat
20 141 (26.06%) Continuous Integration
21 138 (25.51%) Social Skills
22 137 (25.32%) Terraform
23 134 (24.77%) React
24 129 (23.84%) Node.js
25 126 (23.29%) NoSQL
26 119 (22.00%) SQL
27 107 (19.78%) Computer Science
28 106 (19.59%) JavaScript
28 106 (19.59%) Spring Boot
29 104 (19.22%) AngularJS

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 76 (14.05%) Apache Spark
2 57 (10.54%) Apache
3 43 (7.95%) Elasticsearch
4 37 (6.84%) GemFire
5 35 (6.47%) Cloud Foundry
6 28 (5.18%) nginx
7 25 (4.62%) IIS
8 22 (4.07%) OpenStack
9 15 (2.77%) Confluence
10 10 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.92%) CloudStack
11 5 (0.92%) Hyperledger
12 3 (0.55%) DataSynapse
12 3 (0.55%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.55%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.37%) CMS
13 2 (0.37%) JBoss
13 2 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.37%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 360 (66.54%) AWS
2 345 (63.77%) Azure
3 226 (41.77%) GCP
4 92 (17.01%) GitHub
5 72 (13.31%) PaaS
6 50 (9.24%) Amazon EKS
7 48 (8.87%) Amazon Kinesis
8 40 (7.39%) Serverless
9 38 (7.02%) AWS CloudFormation
10 34 (6.28%) IBM Cloud
11 33 (6.10%) SaaS
12 31 (5.73%) IaaS
13 29 (5.36%) npm
14 26 (4.81%) AWS Lambda
15 23 (4.25%) Apigee
16 20 (3.70%) Yarn
17 13 (2.40%) Azure Pipelines
18 12 (2.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 11 (2.03%) AWS CodePipeline
20 10 (1.85%) AWS CodeCommit
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.36%) Firewall
2 26 (4.81%) HTTP
3 16 (2.96%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (2.59%) SAN
5 13 (2.40%) AMQP
6 11 (2.03%) DNS
7 10 (1.85%) IPv4
7 10 (1.85%) LAN
7 10 (1.85%) VPN
7 10 (1.85%) WAN
8 7 (1.29%) DHCP
8 7 (1.29%) NAS
8 7 (1.29%) SD-WAN
8 7 (1.29%) TCP/IP
8 7 (1.29%) VSAN
9 6 (1.11%) Wireshark
10 5 (0.92%) VLAN
11 4 (0.74%) SSL
12 3 (0.55%) 5G
12 3 (0.55%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (23.29%) NoSQL
2 93 (17.19%) PostgreSQL
3 84 (15.53%) MongoDB
4 57 (10.54%) MySQL
5 52 (9.61%) Hadoop
5 52 (9.61%) Relational Database
6 49 (9.06%) Redis
7 44 (8.13%) MariaDB
8 43 (7.95%) HBase
9 36 (6.65%) Big Data
10 25 (4.62%) Apache Cassandra
11 21 (3.88%) Flink
12 12 (2.22%) SQL Server
13 8 (1.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 7 (1.29%) ArangoDB
14 7 (1.29%) Blockchain
14 7 (1.29%) Oracle Database
15 5 (0.92%) CouchDB
16 4 (0.74%) Hazelcast
17 3 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 240 (44.36%) Jenkins
2 158 (29.21%) Git (software)
3 86 (15.90%) Artifactory
4 74 (13.68%) Eclipse
5 69 (12.75%) Sonatype Nexus
6 68 (12.57%) Maven
7 60 (11.09%) Cucumber
8 52 (9.61%) SonarQube
9 46 (8.50%) Gradle
10 43 (7.95%) Protractor
11 40 (7.39%) GitLab
11 40 (7.39%) JMeter
11 40 (7.39%) JUnit
12 39 (7.21%) Storybook
13 38 (7.02%) Mockito
14 37 (6.84%) Cypress.io
14 37 (6.84%) IntelliJ
14 37 (6.84%) Robot Framework
15 32 (5.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 31 (5.73%) Vagrant
General
1 218 (40.30%) Finance
2 138 (25.51%) Social Skills
3 91 (16.82%) Banking
4 51 (9.43%) Front Office
5 42 (7.76%) Law
6 39 (7.21%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 31 (5.73%) Investment Banking
8 19 (3.51%) Presentation Skills
8 19 (3.51%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.48%) Games
9 8 (1.48%) Influencing Skills
9 8 (1.48%) Public Sector
10 4 (0.74%) Automotive
10 4 (0.74%) Private Banking
11 3 (0.55%) Documentation Skills
11 3 (0.55%) Retail
12 2 (0.37%) Analytical Skills
13 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 109 (20.15%) DevOps Engineer
2 108 (19.96%) Developer
3 83 (15.34%) Software Engineer
4 59 (10.91%) Java Developer
5 47 (8.69%) Architect
6 41 (7.58%) Cloud Engineer
7 39 (7.21%) Platform Engineer
8 38 (7.02%) AWS Engineer
8 38 (7.02%) Java Engineer
9 37 (6.84%) Principal Engineer
9 37 (6.84%) Principal Software Engineer
10 34 (6.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 31 (5.73%) Cloud Architect
12 27 (4.99%) Senior DevOps
12 27 (4.99%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 24 (4.44%) Lead DevOps
14 23 (4.25%) Linux Engineer
15 21 (3.88%) Consultant
16 19 (3.51%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 19 (3.51%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (33.64%) Kafka
2 165 (30.50%) Spring
3 134 (24.77%) React
4 129 (23.84%) Node.js
5 106 (19.59%) Spring Boot
6 104 (19.22%) AngularJS
7 102 (18.85%) CSS
8 66 (12.20%) Redux
9 64 (11.83%) HTML
10 61 (11.28%) .NET
10 61 (11.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 55 (10.17%) Elastic Stack
12 53 (9.80%) RabbitMQ
13 52 (9.61%) Express
14 46 (8.50%) JSON
15 45 (8.32%) RESTful
16 44 (8.13%) HTML5
17 42 (7.76%) CSS3
18 40 (7.39%) REST
19 38 (7.02%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 63 (11.65%) Cloud Native
1 63 (11.65%) Public Cloud
2 58 (10.72%) Linux Command Line
3 47 (8.69%) User Experience
4 37 (6.84%) Cyberattack
4 37 (6.84%) Data Centre
5 31 (5.73%) Market Risk
6 28 (5.18%) Private Cloud
7 27 (4.99%) Derivative
7 27 (4.99%) Video\Live Streaming
8 25 (4.62%) Hedge funds
9 24 (4.44%) Equity Derivative
10 21 (3.88%) Equities
10 21 (3.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 20 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
12 16 (2.96%) SWIFT
13 14 (2.59%) iPhone
13 14 (2.59%) Management Information System
14 13 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
15 11 (2.03%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 248 (45.84%) Linux
2 99 (18.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 68 (12.57%) Unix
3 68 (12.57%) Windows
4 24 (4.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (64.51%) DevOps
2 301 (55.64%) Agile Software Development
3 175 (32.35%) Software Engineering
4 166 (30.68%) Microservices
5 141 (26.06%) Continuous Integration
6 107 (19.78%) Computer Science
7 71 (13.12%) Full Stack Development
8 68 (12.57%) Infrastructure as Code
9 67 (12.38%) Configuration Management
9 67 (12.38%) Performance Monitoring
10 63 (11.65%) Test Automation
11 61 (11.28%) Analytics
11 61 (11.28%) Problem-Solving
12 60 (11.09%) High Availability
13 56 (10.35%) Deployment Automation
14 54 (9.98%) Scrum
15 53 (9.80%) Mentoring
16 52 (9.61%) Multithreading
17 51 (9.43%) Data Analytics
17 51 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 275 (50.83%) Java
2 159 (29.39%) Python
3 119 (22.00%) SQL
4 106 (19.59%) JavaScript
5 76 (14.05%) Bash Shell
5 76 (14.05%) C#
6 70 (12.94%) PowerShell
7 58 (10.72%) Go
8 46 (8.50%) Shell Script
9 40 (7.39%) Groovy
10 30 (5.55%) TypeScript
11 27 (4.99%) C++
12 22 (4.07%) Scala
13 21 (3.88%) Java 8
14 20 (3.70%) C
14 20 (3.70%) ES6
14 20 (3.70%) Ruby
15 16 (2.96%) F#
16 12 (2.22%) Perl
16 12 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 91 (16.82%) Degree
2 88 (16.27%) Security Cleared
3 55 (10.17%) SC Cleared
4 43 (7.95%) OCP
4 43 (7.95%) Oracle Certification
5 30 (5.55%) DV Cleared
6 24 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
7 23 (4.25%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (2.59%) Master's Degree
9 7 (1.29%) CCNP
9 7 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (0.92%) RHCE
11 4 (0.74%) AWS Certification
11 4 (0.74%) RHCSA
12 2 (0.37%) CCSP
13 1 (0.18%) CISSP
13 1 (0.18%) OSCP
13 1 (0.18%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.70%) QA
2 18 (3.33%) GDPR
3 16 (2.96%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.66%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.74%) Accessibility
6 1 (0.18%) PMBOK
System Software
1 372 (68.76%) Docker
2 95 (17.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (6.84%) HDFS
4 27 (4.99%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (2.03%) KVM
6 10 (1.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 10 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (1.66%) Ceph
8 8 (1.48%) Active Directory
9 7 (1.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 7 (1.29%) Virtual Servers
9 7 (1.29%) XenApp
9 7 (1.29%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.74%) Gluster
11 3 (0.55%) Hyper-V
12 2 (0.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 398 (73.57%) Kubernetes
2 285 (52.68%) Ansible
3 137 (25.32%) Terraform
4 78 (14.42%) Puppet
5 53 (9.80%) Opscode Chef
6 29 (5.36%) Salt
7 26 (4.81%) ZABBIX
8 25 (4.62%) Grafana
9 21 (3.88%) Docker Swarm
10 20 (3.70%) Hadoop YARN
10 20 (3.70%) Packer
11 19 (3.51%) Consul
12 18 (3.33%) Graphite
12 18 (3.33%) Nagios
12 18 (3.33%) Opsview
13 15 (2.77%) Prometheus
14 10 (1.85%) SCCM
14 10 (1.85%) vCenter Server
14 10 (1.85%) vRealize
15 9 (1.66%) Rancher
Vendors
1 142 (26.25%) Red Hat
2 102 (18.85%) VMware
3 98 (18.11%) Oracle
4 73 (13.49%) Google
5 65 (12.01%) Microsoft
6 60 (11.09%) IBM
7 47 (8.69%) Atlassian
8 41 (7.58%) Splunk
9 37 (6.84%) Okta
10 29 (5.36%) SAP
11 13 (2.40%) Cisco
12 10 (1.85%) Alibaba
13 9 (1.66%) Citrix
14 8 (1.48%) F5
15 7 (1.29%) AppDynamics
15 7 (1.29%) Dell
15 7 (1.29%) Dynatrace
15 7 (1.29%) Infoblox
16 6 (1.11%) ServiceNow
17 5 (0.92%) Veracode