Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat OpenShift
UK > England
6 months to
22 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 482 456 646
Rank change year-on-year -26 +190 +108
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 365 588 469
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.48% 0.59% 0.34%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.16% 1.69% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 233 413 288
10th Percentile £52,500 £46,250 £43,750
25th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +15.38% -3.70%
75th Percentile £97,500 £105,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £145,000 £141,000 £97,500
UK median annual salary £72,500 £70,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +2.84% +8.46% -3.70%

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 31,459 34,895 38,575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.75% 35.04% 28.07%
Number of salaries quoted 25,816 28,919 31,456
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £93,750 £87,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +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 22 April 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 22 April 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 -44 186 £85,000 -2.86% 55
South East +73 65 £72,500 +31.82% 19
South West -40 27 £52,000 -0.95% 12
North of England +30 26 £62,500 +16.82% 13
Midlands +50 23 £77,500 +29.17% 3
West Midlands +23 21 £80,000 +33.33% 2
East of England +46 19 £55,000 +10.00% 2
North West +37 14 £67,500 +26.17% 7
Yorkshire +1 7 £60,000 +11.63% 5
North East - 5 £37,500 - 1
East Midlands +21 2 £58,750 +9.30% 1
OpenShift
UK

For the 6 months to 22 April 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.

1 284 (77.81%) Kubernetes
2 248 (67.95%) Docker
3 239 (65.48%) DevOps
4 201 (55.07%) AWS
5 186 (50.96%) Ansible
6 183 (50.14%) Azure
7 170 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
8 151 (41.37%) Red Hat
9 140 (38.36%) Java
9 140 (38.36%) Jenkins
10 125 (34.25%) Linux
11 123 (33.70%) GCP
12 115 (31.51%) Finance
13 113 (30.96%) Microservices
14 112 (30.68%) Terraform
15 101 (27.67%) Python
16 80 (21.92%) SQL
17 79 (21.64%) Google
18 72 (19.73%) Spring
19 67 (18.36%) Git (software)
20 66 (18.08%) IBM
21 65 (17.81%) Continuous Integration
21 65 (17.81%) PaaS
22 64 (17.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 61 (16.71%) Puppet
23 61 (16.71%) Spring Boot
23 61 (16.71%) Cloud Native
24 58 (15.89%) PowerShell
25 56 (15.34%) C#
25 56 (15.34%) Bash Shell

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 52 (14.25%) OpenStack
2 43 (11.78%) Cloud Foundry
3 15 (4.11%) Apache Spark
3 15 (4.11%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (3.56%) Tomcat
5 12 (3.29%) WebSphere
6 9 (2.47%) IIS
7 8 (2.19%) Confluence
7 8 (2.19%) nginx
8 7 (1.92%) CloudStack
9 4 (1.10%) Apache
9 4 (1.10%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.82%) DataSynapse
10 3 (0.82%) JBoss
11 2 (0.55%) CMS
11 2 (0.55%) Red Hat Fuse
11 2 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.27%) GemFire
Business Applications
1 4 (1.10%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 201 (55.07%) AWS
2 183 (50.14%) Azure
3 123 (33.70%) GCP
4 65 (17.81%) PaaS
5 34 (9.32%) IBM Cloud
6 29 (7.95%) Amazon EKS
6 29 (7.95%) GitHub
7 25 (6.85%) SaaS
8 22 (6.03%) Serverless
9 18 (4.93%) Apigee
9 18 (4.93%) IaaS
10 15 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
11 13 (3.56%) Amazon S3
12 11 (3.01%) Amazon EC2
13 10 (2.74%) AWS Lambda
13 10 (2.74%) npm
14 9 (2.47%) AWS CloudFormation
15 8 (2.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 8 (2.19%) AWS Fargate
16 7 (1.92%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.03%) DNS
2 19 (5.21%) DHCP
3 17 (4.66%) NAS
3 17 (4.66%) SAN
4 14 (3.84%) Firewall
5 12 (3.29%) AMQP
6 10 (2.74%) VLAN
7 9 (2.47%) TCP/IP
8 8 (2.19%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (1.10%) Internet
10 2 (0.55%) MPLS
10 2 (0.55%) SSL
10 2 (0.55%) VPN
11 1 (0.27%) 5G
11 1 (0.27%) FTP
11 1 (0.27%) HTTP
11 1 (0.27%) Network Security
11 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (9.32%) PostgreSQL
2 26 (7.12%) NoSQL
3 23 (6.30%) MongoDB
4 22 (6.03%) SQL Server
5 20 (5.48%) Redis
6 18 (4.93%) Big Data
7 16 (4.38%) Relational Database
8 13 (3.56%) Hadoop
9 11 (3.01%) MySQL
10 10 (2.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 10 (2.74%) Flink
10 10 (2.74%) GIS
11 9 (2.47%) MariaDB
12 6 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
14 2 (0.55%) Hazelcast
15 1 (0.27%) Azure SQL Database
15 1 (0.27%) Blockchain
15 1 (0.27%) HBase
15 1 (0.27%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 140 (38.36%) Jenkins
2 67 (18.36%) Git (software)
3 45 (12.33%) Maven
4 39 (10.68%) TeamCity
5 25 (6.85%) GitLab
5 25 (6.85%) Sonatype Nexus
6 21 (5.75%) Artifactory
6 21 (5.75%) JIRA
7 18 (4.93%) Gradle
8 17 (4.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 14 (3.84%) Vagrant
10 13 (3.56%) SonarQube
11 12 (3.29%) Bitbucket
11 12 (3.29%) Hudson
12 10 (2.74%) GoCD
13 6 (1.64%) CircleCI
14 5 (1.37%) JUnit
15 4 (1.10%) Selenium
16 3 (0.82%) Mockito
16 3 (0.82%) Subversion
General
1 115 (31.51%) Finance
2 33 (9.04%) Banking
3 20 (5.48%) Law
4 18 (4.93%) Telecoms
5 17 (4.66%) Front Office
6 14 (3.84%) Investment Banking
7 11 (3.01%) Public Sector
8 4 (1.10%) Games
8 4 (1.10%) Retail
9 3 (0.82%) Automotive
9 3 (0.82%) Back Office
10 1 (0.27%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (22.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 55 (15.07%) Cloud Engineer
3 54 (14.79%) Architect
4 51 (13.97%) Developer
5 39 (10.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 37 (10.14%) Platform Engineer
7 35 (9.59%) Senior DevOps
8 33 (9.04%) Java Developer
9 31 (8.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 28 (7.67%) Cloud Architect
11 21 (5.75%) AWS Engineer
12 18 (4.93%) DevOps Architect
12 18 (4.93%) Java Architect
13 17 (4.66%) Applications Support
13 17 (4.66%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
13 17 (4.66%) Cloud Native Architect
13 17 (4.66%) Java Engineer
14 16 (4.38%) Lead DevOps
15 15 (4.11%) AWS Architect
16 14 (3.84%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (19.73%) Spring
2 61 (16.71%) Spring Boot
3 50 (13.70%) Kafka
4 40 (10.96%) .NET
5 28 (7.67%) Node.js
6 25 (6.85%) REST
7 22 (6.03%) Web Services
8 19 (5.21%) Java EE
9 18 (4.93%) LDAP
9 18 (4.93%) React
9 18 (4.93%) Spring Cloud
10 16 (4.38%) AngularJS
10 16 (4.38%) Hibernate
11 15 (4.11%) .NET Core
12 14 (3.84%) Elastic Stack
13 12 (3.29%) .NET Framework
14 10 (2.74%) GraphQL
15 9 (2.47%) JMS
16 8 (2.19%) J2EE
16 8 (2.19%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 61 (16.71%) Cloud Native
2 44 (12.05%) Private Cloud
3 35 (9.59%) Data Centre
4 30 (8.22%) Public Cloud
5 23 (6.30%) Greenfield Project
6 21 (5.75%) Hybrid Cloud
7 14 (3.84%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (3.01%) Equities
8 11 (3.01%) Market Risk
9 10 (2.74%) Derivative
9 10 (2.74%) Hedge funds
9 10 (2.74%) Management Information System
9 10 (2.74%) User Experience
10 8 (2.19%) Video\Live Streaming
11 7 (1.92%) Blog
11 7 (1.92%) Equity Derivative
11 7 (1.92%) Reference Data
12 6 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (1.37%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 125 (34.25%) Linux
2 64 (17.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 30 (8.22%) Windows
4 20 (5.48%) Unix
5 10 (2.74%) CentOS
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (65.48%) DevOps
2 170 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (30.96%) Microservices
4 65 (17.81%) Continuous Integration
5 54 (14.79%) Scrum
6 49 (13.42%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 49 (13.42%) Mentoring
7 42 (11.51%) Coaching
8 39 (10.68%) Software Engineering
9 37 (10.14%) Configuration Management
10 35 (9.59%) Infrastructure as Code
11 33 (9.04%) Technical Leadership
12 31 (8.49%) High Availability
12 31 (8.49%) Thought Leadership
13 30 (8.22%) Domain-Driven Design
13 30 (8.22%) Re-Platforming
13 30 (8.22%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 29 (7.95%) Computer Science
15 28 (7.67%) Continuous Improvement
16 25 (6.85%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 140 (38.36%) Java
2 101 (27.67%) Python
3 80 (21.92%) SQL
4 58 (15.89%) PowerShell
5 56 (15.34%) Bash Shell
5 56 (15.34%) C#
6 31 (8.49%) JavaScript
7 18 (4.93%) Go
8 14 (3.84%) Scala
9 13 (3.56%) Groovy
9 13 (3.56%) Ruby
10 12 (3.29%) C++
11 11 (3.01%) PL/SQL
12 9 (2.47%) TypeScript
13 6 (1.64%) XPath
14 5 (1.37%) F#
14 5 (1.37%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.10%) C
15 4 (1.10%) Java 8
16 3 (0.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (6.85%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (6.30%) Security Cleared
3 17 (4.66%) CCNP
3 17 (4.66%) Degree
3 17 (4.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (2.47%) DV Cleared
4 9 (2.47%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.10%) AWS Certification
6 4 (1.10%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.82%) RHCE
7 3 (0.82%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.27%) CISSP
8 1 (0.27%) OCP
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.27%) OSCP
8 1 (0.27%) PhD
8 1 (0.27%) RHCA
8 1 (0.27%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.01%) GDPR
2 10 (2.74%) HIPAA
2 10 (2.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (2.19%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.92%) PMBOK
5 6 (1.64%) Data Quality
6 5 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 248 (67.95%) Docker
2 36 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (6.30%) Active Directory
4 17 (4.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 17 (4.66%) Virtual Servers
4 17 (4.66%) XenApp
4 17 (4.66%) XenDesktop
5 9 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (1.37%) vSphere
7 4 (1.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.55%) Gluster
9 2 (0.55%) NFS
10 1 (0.27%) HDFS
10 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.27%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 284 (77.81%) Kubernetes
2 186 (50.96%) Ansible
3 112 (30.68%) Terraform
4 61 (16.71%) Puppet
5 28 (7.67%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (5.75%) Grafana
7 19 (5.21%) HAProxy
8 17 (4.66%) vRealize
9 16 (4.38%) Salt
10 14 (3.84%) ZABBIX
11 13 (3.56%) Docker Swarm
11 13 (3.56%) Rancher
12 12 (3.29%) Consul
12 12 (3.29%) Graphite
12 12 (3.29%) Nagios
12 12 (3.29%) Opsview
12 12 (3.29%) Packer
12 12 (3.29%) Prometheus
13 10 (2.74%) Rundeck
14 6 (1.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 151 (41.37%) Red Hat
2 79 (21.64%) Google
3 66 (18.08%) IBM
4 52 (14.25%) Oracle
5 42 (11.51%) VMware
6 34 (9.32%) SAP
7 31 (8.49%) Microsoft
8 23 (6.30%) Splunk
9 22 (6.03%) Cisco
10 17 (4.66%) Citrix
10 17 (4.66%) Dell
10 17 (4.66%) F5
10 17 (4.66%) Infoblox
11 8 (2.19%) Atlassian
12 7 (1.92%) ServiceNow
13 4 (1.10%) Veracode
14 3 (0.82%) Fortinet
14 3 (0.82%) MuleSoft
14 3 (0.82%) SaltStack
14 3 (0.82%) Solace