Period
to 17 December 2018

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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat OpenShift
UK > England
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 647 897 1103
Rank change year-on-year +250 +206 +121
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 505 273 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.16% 0.055%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.38% 0.84% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 325 167 89
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% -7.14% +5.66%
10th Percentile £43,750 £38,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £98,250 £95,000 £90,250
UK median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% -7.14% +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 36,684 32,330 23,248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.78% 19.37% 13.40%
Number of salaries quoted 29,536 26,990 19,622
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,375 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%

OpenShift
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenShift in England

OpenShift
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for OpenShift in England

OpenShift
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenShift in England over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

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 17 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
London +214 302 £70,000 -5.08% 26
South East +54 73 £55,000 -12.00% 5
North of England +22 64 £50,000 +11.11% 16
North West -2 51 £50,000 +11.11% 11
East of England +57 39 £65,000 -7.14% 3
Midlands +41 15 £55,000 +3.29% 2
Yorkshire - 13 £42,500 - 5
West Midlands +51 9 £47,500 -10.80% 1
South West +12 8 £55,000 +10.00% 4
East Midlands +27 6 £63,750 - 1
OpenShift
UK

For the 6 months to 17 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 England region with a requirement for OpenShift.

1 359 (71.09%) Docker
2 333 (65.94%) Amazon AWS
3 325 (64.36%) Agile Software Development
4 321 (63.56%) DevOps
4 321 (63.56%) Kubernetes
5 315 (62.38%) Java
6 250 (49.50%) Microservices
7 227 (44.95%) Ansible
8 217 (42.97%) Microsoft Azure
9 197 (39.01%) Spring
10 193 (38.22%) Jenkins
11 184 (36.44%) Red Hat
12 170 (33.66%) Spring Boot
13 165 (32.67%) Linux
14 155 (30.69%) PaaS
15 147 (29.11%) Puppet
16 141 (27.92%) Python
17 116 (22.97%) Web Services
18 111 (21.98%) SQL
18 111 (21.98%) TDD
19 109 (21.58%) Opscode Chef
20 108 (21.39%) Finance
20 108 (21.39%) Scrum
21 106 (20.99%) Continuous Delivery
22 100 (19.80%) Software Engineering
23 96 (19.01%) Cloud Foundry
24 94 (18.61%) Google Cloud Platform
25 89 (17.62%) Maven
26 88 (17.43%) Continuous Integration
27 87 (17.23%) JavaScript

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 96 (19.01%) Cloud Foundry
2 64 (12.67%) OpenStack
3 53 (10.50%) Confluence
4 51 (10.10%) WebSphere
5 48 (9.50%) WebLogic
6 44 (8.71%) Tomcat
7 36 (7.13%) JBoss
8 14 (2.77%) Apache
9 9 (1.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (1.19%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.99%) nginx
12 3 (0.59%) Mule
12 3 (0.59%) Oracle Coherence
12 3 (0.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 2 (0.40%) Mule ESB
14 1 (0.20%) Apache ServiceMix
14 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.20%) CMS
14 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.20%) HipChat
1 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 45 (8.91%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.20%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.20%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 333 (65.94%) Amazon AWS
2 217 (42.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 155 (30.69%) PaaS
4 94 (18.61%) Google Cloud Platform
5 78 (15.45%) GitHub
6 70 (13.86%) IBM Cloud
7 33 (6.53%) IaaS
8 32 (6.34%) Serverless
9 26 (5.15%) Cloud Computing
10 19 (3.76%) AWS CloudFormation
11 17 (3.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 12 (2.38%) CloudBees
13 11 (2.18%) npm
14 10 (1.98%) NuGet
15 7 (1.39%) iPaaS
16 6 (1.19%) Apigee
16 6 (1.19%) Office 365
17 5 (0.99%) Google Compute Engine
17 5 (0.99%) SaaS
18 4 (0.79%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.54%) Firewall
2 14 (2.77%) SAN
3 6 (1.19%) FTP
3 6 (1.19%) WAN
4 5 (0.99%) AMQP
5 4 (0.79%) Internet
5 4 (0.79%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.79%) Wireless
6 3 (0.59%) DHCP
6 3 (0.59%) DNS
6 3 (0.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (0.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (0.59%) HTTP
6 3 (0.59%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (0.59%) IPv6
6 3 (0.59%) LAN
6 3 (0.59%) NAS
6 3 (0.59%) PBX
6 3 (0.59%) VPN
7 2 (0.40%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (11.49%) NoSQL
2 50 (9.90%) Apache Cassandra
3 36 (7.13%) Amazon RDS
3 36 (7.13%) MongoDB
4 35 (6.93%) PostgreSQL
5 34 (6.73%) MySQL
5 34 (6.73%) Relational Database
6 19 (3.76%) RDBMS
6 19 (3.76%) SQL Server
7 9 (1.78%) Big Data
8 8 (1.58%) MariaDB
9 7 (1.39%) Hadoop
9 7 (1.39%) Oracle Database
10 5 (0.99%) Hazelcast
11 4 (0.79%) Apache Hive
11 4 (0.79%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (0.79%) Redis
11 4 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.59%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 193 (38.22%) Jenkins
2 89 (17.62%) Maven
3 84 (16.63%) Git (software)
4 63 (12.48%) Sonatype Nexus
5 54 (10.69%) JIRA
6 41 (8.12%) Subversion
7 40 (7.92%) Selenium
7 40 (7.92%) SonarQube
8 34 (6.73%) Cucumber
8 34 (6.73%) Vagrant
9 26 (5.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 26 (5.15%) Bitbucket
10 23 (4.55%) Ant
11 12 (2.38%) TeamCity
12 10 (1.98%) Artifactory
12 10 (1.98%) GitLab
12 10 (1.98%) NUnit
12 10 (1.98%) SpecFlow
12 10 (1.98%) WebStorm
13 7 (1.39%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 108 (21.39%) Finance
2 40 (7.92%) Banking
3 18 (3.56%) Investment Banking
4 17 (3.37%) Advertising
4 17 (3.37%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.57%) Law
6 11 (2.18%) Financial Institution
7 10 (1.98%) Retail
8 8 (1.58%) Retail Banking
9 7 (1.39%) Marketing
10 4 (0.79%) Retail Finance
11 3 (0.59%) Legal
12 2 (0.40%) Front Office
13 1 (0.20%) Billing
13 1 (0.20%) Games
13 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 128 (25.35%) Developer
2 95 (18.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 92 (18.22%) Java Developer
4 85 (16.83%) Architect
5 47 (9.31%) Software Engineer
6 46 (9.11%) Cloud Architect
7 39 (7.72%) Platform Engineer
8 37 (7.33%) Cloud Native Architect
9 34 (6.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 33 (6.53%) AWS Engineer
11 32 (6.34%) Cloud Engineer
12 30 (5.94%) Java Engineer
13 27 (5.35%) Java Architect
14 26 (5.15%) Java Software Engineer
14 26 (5.15%) Technical Architect
15 23 (4.55%) Cloud Developer
16 22 (4.36%) AWS Architect
16 22 (4.36%) Java Technical Architect
16 22 (4.36%) Senior Developer
17 21 (4.16%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (39.01%) Spring
2 170 (33.66%) Spring Boot
3 116 (22.97%) Web Services
4 86 (17.03%) RESTful
5 71 (14.06%) Java EE
6 47 (9.31%) Node.js
6 47 (9.31%) Spring Cloud
7 44 (8.71%) REST
8 43 (8.51%) AngularJS
9 39 (7.72%) HTML
10 38 (7.52%) CSS
11 37 (7.33%) Apache Camel
12 35 (6.93%) Akka
13 33 (6.53%) XML
14 32 (6.34%) Play Framework
14 32 (6.34%) SOAP
15 30 (5.94%) JSON
16 29 (5.74%) HTML5
17 28 (5.54%) Middleware
18 25 (4.95%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 83 (16.44%) Cloud Native
2 76 (15.05%) Hybrid Cloud
3 58 (11.49%) Public Cloud
4 42 (8.32%) Fintech
5 35 (6.93%) Enterprise Software
6 25 (4.95%) Self-Motivation
7 24 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (3.17%) User Experience
9 13 (2.57%) Blog
9 13 (2.57%) Enterprise Storage
10 12 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
11 11 (2.18%) Management Information System
12 9 (1.78%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.78%) Mobile App
13 8 (1.58%) Mainframe
14 6 (1.19%) Data Centre
14 6 (1.19%) Private Cloud
14 6 (1.19%) Smart Meter
15 5 (0.99%) Greenfield Project
16 4 (0.79%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 165 (32.67%) Linux
2 70 (13.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 39 (7.72%) Windows
4 19 (3.76%) Unix
5 8 (1.58%) CentOS
6 5 (0.99%) Android
6 5 (0.99%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.59%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.40%) Debian
8 2 (0.40%) Solaris
9 1 (0.20%) AIX
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 325 (64.36%) Agile Software Development
2 321 (63.56%) DevOps
3 250 (49.50%) Microservices
4 111 (21.98%) TDD
5 108 (21.39%) Scrum
6 106 (20.99%) Continuous Delivery
7 100 (19.80%) Software Engineering
8 88 (17.43%) Continuous Integration
9 75 (14.85%) The Twelve-Factor App
10 72 (14.26%) Configuration Management
11 61 (12.08%) Test Automation
12 59 (11.68%) Re-Platforming
13 54 (10.69%) Domain-Driven Design
14 52 (10.30%) Problem-Solving
15 50 (9.90%) Open Source
16 43 (8.51%) Deployment Automation
17 41 (8.12%) E-Commerce
18 37 (7.33%) Thought Leadership
19 36 (7.13%) Integration Testing
19 36 (7.13%) Technical Debt
Programming Languages
1 315 (62.38%) Java
2 141 (27.92%) Python
3 111 (21.98%) SQL
4 87 (17.23%) JavaScript
5 65 (12.87%) Ruby
6 56 (11.09%) Bash Shell
7 48 (9.50%) Perl
8 45 (8.91%) Scala
9 42 (8.32%) Go
10 32 (6.34%) C#
11 27 (5.35%) Java 8
12 23 (4.55%) PHP
13 11 (2.18%) Groovy
13 11 (2.18%) Shell Script
13 11 (2.18%) XPath
14 9 (1.78%) C++
14 9 (1.78%) PowerShell
15 8 (1.58%) C
16 5 (0.99%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (7.52%) Degree
2 24 (4.75%) RHCE
3 19 (3.76%) Security Cleared
4 17 (3.37%) Master's Degree
5 16 (3.17%) RHCSA
6 6 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (1.19%) OCP
6 6 (1.19%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (0.99%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (0.59%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.20%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.20%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (12.08%) QA
2 2 (0.40%) GDPR
2 2 (0.40%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.20%) EMIR
3 1 (0.20%) MiFID
3 1 (0.20%) PMO
3 1 (0.20%) PSD2
3 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 359 (71.09%) Docker
2 53 (10.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (3.17%) vSphere
4 15 (2.97%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (2.18%) KVM
6 7 (1.39%) oVirt
7 4 (0.79%) etcd
7 4 (0.79%) pfSense
7 4 (0.79%) SkyDNS
8 3 (0.59%) Active Directory
8 3 (0.59%) Ceph
8 3 (0.59%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.59%) RHEV
8 3 (0.59%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.59%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.40%) GlusterFS
10 1 (0.20%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.20%) iptables
10 1 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 321 (63.56%) Kubernetes
2 227 (44.95%) Ansible
3 147 (29.11%) Puppet
4 109 (21.58%) Opscode Chef
5 78 (15.45%) Terraform
6 23 (4.55%) Packer
7 20 (3.96%) Salt
8 18 (3.56%) Nagios
9 17 (3.37%) Sysdig
10 16 (3.17%) Docker Swarm
10 16 (3.17%) vRealize
11 13 (2.57%) vCenter Server
12 11 (2.18%) Consul
13 10 (1.98%) rkt
14 9 (1.78%) Prometheus
14 9 (1.78%) Rundeck
15 6 (1.19%) HAProxy
16 5 (0.99%) Mesos
16 5 (0.99%) SCOM
17 4 (0.79%) Graphite
Vendors
1 184 (36.44%) Red Hat
2 86 (17.03%) Oracle
3 74 (14.65%) Google
4 67 (13.27%) IBM
5 65 (12.87%) VMware
6 62 (12.28%) WorldPay
7 36 (7.13%) SAP
8 35 (6.93%) Splunk
9 24 (4.75%) AppDynamics
9 24 (4.75%) Atlassian
10 21 (4.16%) Microsoft
11 12 (2.38%) Cognizant
11 12 (2.38%) MuleSoft
11 12 (2.38%) Palo Alto
12 11 (2.18%) Solace
12 11 (2.18%) Veritas
13 9 (1.78%) SaltStack
14 8 (1.58%) Intapp
15 6 (1.19%) Qualys
15 6 (1.19%) Sybase