Period
to 24 May 2019

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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat OpenShift
UK > England
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 615 730 998
Rank change year-on-year +115 +268 +138
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 507 436 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.38% 0.27% 0.091%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.32% 1.14% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 302 238 104
England median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +17.39% -20.69%
10th Percentile £43,750 £45,000 £36,825
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £72,625
UK median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -3.70% +17.39% -17.86%

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 38,496 38,173 26,127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 28.63% 23.65% 16.37%
Number of salaries quoted 31,262 31,379 21,983
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,750 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,900 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 24 May 2019.

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 24 May 2019. 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 +112 297 £72,500 -3.33% 26
South East +34 55 £60,000 - 2
North of England +17 53 £45,000 -18.18% 1
North West -3 42 £45,000 -18.18%
East of England +72 35 £58,750 - 1
South West +43 33 £50,000 - 8
Midlands +31 14 £68,750 +27.91% 1
East Midlands +45 10 £77,500 +29.17% 1
Yorkshire +9 10 £40,000 -48.05%
West Midlands +7 4 £45,000 -5.26%
North East - 1 £42,500 - 1
OpenShift
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, 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.

1 362 (71.40%) Docker
2 350 (69.03%) Amazon AWS
3 342 (67.46%) Kubernetes
4 335 (66.07%) Java
5 302 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
6 300 (59.17%) DevOps
7 241 (47.53%) Ansible
8 213 (42.01%) Microservices
9 184 (36.29%) Microsoft Azure
10 168 (33.14%) Jenkins
11 160 (31.56%) Python
12 153 (30.18%) Linux
13 152 (29.98%) Spring
14 141 (27.81%) JavaScript
15 137 (27.02%) Puppet
16 133 (26.23%) Software Engineering
17 126 (24.85%) Opscode Chef
18 124 (24.46%) Terraform
19 118 (23.27%) SQL
20 116 (22.88%) Red Hat
20 116 (22.88%) Continuous Integration
21 102 (20.12%) Finance
22 100 (19.72%) Spring Boot
23 99 (19.53%) Node.js
24 98 (19.33%) TDD
25 94 (18.54%) Continuous Delivery
26 90 (17.75%) AngularJS
27 89 (17.55%) PaaS
28 88 (17.36%) Web Services
29 87 (17.16%) Git (software)

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 58 (11.44%) JBoss
2 54 (10.65%) Confluence
3 49 (9.66%) WebLogic
4 48 (9.47%) OpenStack
5 47 (9.27%) Tomcat
6 33 (6.51%) Cloud Foundry
7 32 (6.31%) WebSphere
8 23 (4.54%) Elasticsearch
9 18 (3.55%) Apache
10 15 (2.96%) Apache Spark
11 10 (1.97%) Skype for Business
12 9 (1.78%) Mule
12 9 (1.78%) SharePoint
13 8 (1.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 8 (1.58%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (0.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 4 (0.79%) Mule ESB
16 3 (0.59%) Anypoint
17 2 (0.39%) CMS
17 2 (0.39%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (0.99%) HipChat
2 1 (0.20%) InVision
2 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.20%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 51 (10.06%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 350 (69.03%) Amazon AWS
2 184 (36.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 89 (17.55%) PaaS
4 70 (13.81%) Serverless
5 55 (10.85%) Google Cloud Platform
6 38 (7.50%) GitHub
7 36 (7.10%) SaaS
8 34 (6.71%) Amazon EC2
9 33 (6.51%) AWS Lambda
10 28 (5.52%) Amazon SQS
10 28 (5.52%) AWS CloudFormation
11 26 (5.13%) Amazon S3
12 25 (4.93%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 25 (4.93%) IBM Cloud
13 18 (3.55%) Office 365
14 17 (3.35%) IaaS
15 11 (2.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 11 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
16 9 (1.78%) CloudBees
16 9 (1.78%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 55 (10.85%) Firewall
2 33 (6.51%) TCP/IP
3 18 (3.55%) VPN
4 15 (2.96%) WAN
5 14 (2.76%) LAN
5 14 (2.76%) SAN
6 11 (2.17%) Internet
6 11 (2.17%) MPLS
6 11 (2.17%) Network Security
7 10 (1.97%) Skype
7 10 (1.97%) VLAN
7 10 (1.97%) WLAN
8 9 (1.78%) BIG-IP
8 9 (1.78%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (1.78%) FabricPath
9 7 (1.38%) Software-Defined Networking
10 5 (0.99%) AMQP
10 5 (0.99%) HTTP
10 5 (0.99%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.79%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (12.62%) Amazon RDS
2 54 (10.65%) MySQL
2 54 (10.65%) Relational Database
3 47 (9.27%) SQL Server
4 42 (8.28%) Big Data
5 40 (7.89%) Apache Cassandra
6 33 (6.51%) RDBMS
7 31 (6.11%) MongoDB
8 30 (5.92%) NoSQL
9 28 (5.52%) PostgreSQL
10 27 (5.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 27 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 27 (5.33%) SQL Server 2012
11 26 (5.13%) Amazon Redshift
12 23 (4.54%) Hadoop
13 12 (2.37%) Neo4j
14 8 (1.58%) MariaDB
15 7 (1.38%) HBase
16 6 (1.18%) InfluxDB
16 6 (1.18%) Redis
Development Applications
1 168 (33.14%) Jenkins
2 87 (17.16%) Git (software)
3 79 (15.58%) JIRA
4 67 (13.21%) Maven
5 44 (8.68%) GitLab
6 42 (8.28%) Sonatype Nexus
7 34 (6.71%) Artifactory
7 34 (6.71%) SonarQube
8 31 (6.11%) Selenium
9 27 (5.33%) Bitbucket
10 22 (4.34%) Ant
10 22 (4.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 22 (4.34%) Cucumber
11 20 (3.94%) Gradle
12 19 (3.75%) Subversion
13 17 (3.35%) TeamCity
14 15 (2.96%) JMeter
15 13 (2.56%) CA Release Automation
15 13 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
16 12 (2.37%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 102 (20.12%) Finance
2 30 (5.92%) Banking
3 10 (1.97%) Front Office
3 10 (1.97%) Investment Banking
4 6 (1.18%) Legal
4 6 (1.18%) Telecoms
5 5 (0.99%) Retail
6 4 (0.79%) Financial Institution
6 4 (0.79%) Law
7 3 (0.59%) Advertising
7 3 (0.59%) Back Office
8 2 (0.39%) Electronics
8 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.20%) French Language
9 1 (0.20%) German Language
9 1 (0.20%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 138 (27.22%) Developer
2 97 (19.13%) DevOps Engineer
3 75 (14.79%) Java Developer
4 66 (13.02%) Architect
5 60 (11.83%) Software Engineer
6 58 (11.44%) AWS Engineer
7 49 (9.66%) Java Engineer
8 37 (7.30%) Linux Engineer
9 36 (7.10%) Consultant
10 35 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
11 34 (6.71%) JavaScript Developer
12 33 (6.51%) Angular Developer
12 33 (6.51%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 33 (6.51%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 32 (6.31%) Cloud Engineer
14 29 (5.72%) Site Reliability Engineer
14 29 (5.72%) Solutions Architect
15 27 (5.33%) AWS Software Engineer
15 27 (5.33%) JavaScript Engineer
16 26 (5.13%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (29.98%) Spring
2 100 (19.72%) Spring Boot
3 99 (19.53%) Node.js
4 90 (17.75%) AngularJS
5 88 (17.36%) Web Services
6 59 (11.64%) RESTful
7 50 (9.86%) React
8 48 (9.47%) REST
9 46 (9.07%) Vue.js
10 45 (8.88%) Kafka
11 39 (7.69%) Java EE
12 36 (7.10%) JSON
13 34 (6.71%) Akka
14 31 (6.11%) Play Framework
15 30 (5.92%) Apache Camel
15 30 (5.92%) J2EE
16 28 (5.52%) SOAP
17 27 (5.33%) .NET
18 26 (5.13%) Middleware
19 25 (4.93%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 70 (13.81%) Public Cloud
2 68 (13.41%) Hybrid Cloud
3 65 (12.82%) Cloud Native
4 61 (12.03%) Enterprise Software
5 33 (6.51%) Private Cloud
6 31 (6.11%) User Experience
7 24 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (4.73%) Data Centre
8 22 (4.34%) Self-Motivation
9 16 (3.16%) Algorithms
10 13 (2.56%) PKI
11 12 (2.37%) Blog
12 11 (2.17%) Mobile App
13 10 (1.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 8 (1.58%) Enterprise Cloud
14 8 (1.58%) Greenfield Project
15 7 (1.38%) Virtual Team
16 5 (0.99%) Client/Server
16 5 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
17 4 (0.79%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 153 (30.18%) Linux
2 61 (12.03%) Windows
3 42 (8.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 42 (8.28%) Unix
4 15 (2.96%) Ubuntu
5 14 (2.76%) Windows Server
6 11 (2.17%) CentOS
7 10 (1.97%) Data ONTAP
8 9 (1.78%) SUSE
8 9 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (1.58%) Android
9 8 (1.58%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.39%) Solaris
11 1 (0.20%) AIX
11 1 (0.20%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.20%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 300 (59.17%) DevOps
3 213 (42.01%) Microservices
4 133 (26.23%) Software Engineering
5 116 (22.88%) Continuous Integration
6 98 (19.33%) TDD
7 94 (18.54%) Continuous Delivery
8 85 (16.77%) Deployment Automation
9 77 (15.19%) Open Source
10 64 (12.62%) Scrum
11 55 (10.85%) Asset Management
12 53 (10.45%) Problem-Solving
12 53 (10.45%) Test Automation
13 50 (9.86%) E-Commerce
13 50 (9.86%) Technical Debt
14 49 (9.66%) Technical Leadership
15 45 (8.88%) Infrastructure as Code
16 42 (8.28%) The Twelve-Factor App
17 40 (7.89%) API Design
18 38 (7.50%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 335 (66.07%) Java
2 160 (31.56%) Python
3 141 (27.81%) JavaScript
4 118 (23.27%) SQL
5 77 (15.19%) Ruby
6 62 (12.23%) Bash Shell
7 45 (8.88%) Go
7 45 (8.88%) Perl
7 45 (8.88%) Scala
8 39 (7.69%) C#
9 36 (7.10%) PowerShell
10 27 (5.33%) C++
11 26 (5.13%) Java 8
12 19 (3.75%) PHP
13 13 (2.56%) ES6
13 13 (2.56%) Groovy
14 12 (2.37%) Lua
15 11 (2.17%) C
16 5 (0.99%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.79%) XPath
Qualifications
1 47 (9.27%) Degree
2 34 (6.71%) Security Cleared
3 17 (3.35%) CCNA
3 17 (3.35%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (3.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 15 (2.96%) Master's Degree
5 14 (2.76%) RHCE
6 13 (2.56%) RHCSA
7 12 (2.37%) PhD
7 12 (2.37%) SC Cleared
8 11 (2.17%) CCNP
9 7 (1.38%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.99%) CISSP
10 5 (0.99%) CompTIA Security+
10 5 (0.99%) Linux+ Certification
10 5 (0.99%) MCSE
10 5 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (0.99%) Network+ Certification
10 5 (0.99%) SANS
10 5 (0.99%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (7.10%) QA
2 16 (3.16%) Data Quality
3 13 (2.56%) SLA
4 7 (1.38%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.99%) GDPR
6 2 (0.39%) EMIR
6 2 (0.39%) MiFID
7 1 (0.20%) PSD2
System Software
1 362 (71.40%) Docker
2 31 (6.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (5.33%) Oracle RAC
4 20 (3.94%) vSphere
5 18 (3.55%) Hyper-V
6 17 (3.35%) VMware NSX
7 15 (2.96%) KVM
8 10 (1.97%) Active Directory
9 8 (1.58%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (1.38%) Ceph
11 6 (1.18%) Gluster
11 6 (1.18%) NFS
12 3 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.20%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 1 (0.20%) Firmware
13 1 (0.20%) iptables
13 1 (0.20%) PowerDNS
13 1 (0.20%) RHEV
13 1 (0.20%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 342 (67.46%) Kubernetes
2 241 (47.53%) Ansible
3 137 (27.02%) Puppet
4 126 (24.85%) Opscode Chef
5 124 (24.46%) Terraform
6 27 (5.33%) Nagios
7 19 (3.75%) Salt
8 13 (2.56%) BladeLogic
8 13 (2.56%) Docker Swarm
8 13 (2.56%) vRealize
9 12 (2.37%) Prometheus
10 11 (2.17%) Grafana
11 10 (1.97%) Packer
12 9 (1.78%) SCCM
12 9 (1.78%) SCOM
12 9 (1.78%) SCOrch
13 8 (1.58%) HP SiteScope
13 8 (1.58%) ZABBIX
14 7 (1.38%) NetBackup
14 7 (1.38%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 116 (22.88%) Red Hat
2 86 (16.96%) Oracle
3 60 (11.83%) WorldPay
4 44 (8.68%) VMware
5 39 (7.69%) Google
6 32 (6.31%) Microsoft
7 27 (5.33%) IBM
8 26 (5.13%) MuleSoft
9 20 (3.94%) Cisco
10 19 (3.75%) Sun
11 17 (3.35%) Splunk
12 16 (3.16%) Pega
12 16 (3.16%) Spotify
13 13 (2.56%) SAP
14 11 (2.17%) Veritas
15 10 (1.97%) SaltStack
16 9 (1.78%) F5
16 9 (1.78%) Perforce
17 7 (1.38%) NetApp
18 6 (1.18%) Atlassian