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

Red Hat OpenShift
UK > England
6 months to
29 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 400 449 536
Rank change year-on-year +49 +87 +148
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 890 262 614
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.79% 0.53% 0.49%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.81% 1.27% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 267 204 396
10th Percentile £45,750 £46,625 £46,250
25th Percentile £58,750 £55,750 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £73,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.84% +5.00% +12.00%
75th Percentile £106,250 £119,063 £95,000
90th Percentile £128,750 £148,500 £133,750
UK median annual salary £71,500 £70,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +1.42% +0.71% +12.00%

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 49,282 20,553 41,449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.81% 41.53% 33.15%
Number of salaries quoted 34,736 17,732 34,528
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,625 £42,500 £39,746
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +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 29 November 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 November 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 -50 411 £100,000 +5.26% 64
South East -22 148 £65,000 -10.34% 12
South West -28 102 £45,000 -10.89% 12
North of England -52 83 £60,000 +9.09% 12
East of England -57 56 £70,000 +33.33% 5
North West -62 44 £65,000 +18.18% 9
Midlands -91 32 £57,500 -23.33% 4
Yorkshire -75 28 £55,000 -2.22% 1
West Midlands -97 21 £61,000 -18.67% 4
East Midlands -53 11 £48,750 -7.14%
North East - 11 £37,500 - 2
OpenShift
UK

For the 6 months to 29 November 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.

1 674 (75.73%) DevOps
2 643 (72.25%) Docker
3 633 (71.12%) Java
4 609 (68.43%) Agile Software Development
5 550 (61.80%) AWS
6 538 (60.45%) Kubernetes
7 503 (56.52%) Azure
8 445 (50.00%) Ansible
9 434 (48.76%) Software Engineering
10 397 (44.61%) Jenkins
11 390 (43.82%) Git (software)
12 353 (39.66%) Degree
13 341 (38.31%) Linux
14 338 (37.98%) Risk Management
15 327 (36.74%) Finance
16 322 (36.18%) Spring Boot
17 315 (35.39%) JavaScript
18 306 (34.38%) Microservices
19 284 (31.91%) Spring
20 283 (31.80%) RESTful
21 277 (31.12%) Node.js
22 262 (29.44%) Python
23 259 (29.10%) Continuous Integration
24 251 (28.20%) Serverless
25 250 (28.09%) C#
26 243 (27.30%) React
27 238 (26.74%) GCP
28 235 (26.40%) Social Skills
29 223 (25.06%) Computer Science
30 218 (24.49%) Test Automation

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 66 (7.42%) Apache Spark
2 58 (6.52%) Apache
3 46 (5.17%) nginx
4 45 (5.06%) Confluence
5 35 (3.93%) Elasticsearch
6 33 (3.71%) Cloud Foundry
7 31 (3.48%) IIS
8 29 (3.26%) GemFire
9 15 (1.69%) JBoss
10 8 (0.90%) OpenStack
10 8 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (0.67%) Tomcat
11 6 (0.67%) WebSphere
12 5 (0.56%) Hyperledger
12 5 (0.56%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.45%) Camunda
14 2 (0.22%) SAS
15 1 (0.11%) MS Exchange
15 1 (0.11%) Mule
15 1 (0.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.22%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (0.34%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 550 (61.80%) AWS
2 503 (56.52%) Azure
3 251 (28.20%) Serverless
4 238 (26.74%) GCP
5 179 (20.11%) GitHub
6 153 (17.19%) Amazon EKS
7 87 (9.78%) Cloud Computing
8 79 (8.88%) PaaS
9 48 (5.39%) Apigee
10 44 (4.94%) AWS CloudFormation
10 44 (4.94%) npm
11 42 (4.72%) Yarn
12 41 (4.61%) Amazon Kinesis
12 41 (4.61%) AWS Lambda
13 33 (3.71%) SaaS
14 31 (3.48%) IBM Cloud
15 23 (2.58%) Amazon ECS
16 22 (2.47%) Amazon S3
16 22 (2.47%) IaaS
17 20 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 101 (11.35%) Kerberos
2 57 (6.40%) HTTP
3 41 (4.61%) Firewall
4 12 (1.35%) LAN
4 12 (1.35%) WAN
5 10 (1.12%) VPN
6 8 (0.90%) DNS
6 8 (0.90%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.79%) SAN
7 7 (0.79%) VLAN
8 6 (0.67%) SD-WAN
8 6 (0.67%) VSAN
8 6 (0.67%) Wireshark
9 5 (0.56%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (0.56%) DHCP
9 5 (0.56%) IPv4
10 3 (0.34%) Internet
10 3 (0.34%) IPsec
11 2 (0.22%) SMS
11 2 (0.22%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (14.83%) PostgreSQL
2 119 (13.37%) NoSQL
3 101 (11.35%) MongoDB
4 62 (6.97%) Hadoop
5 55 (6.18%) MySQL
6 45 (5.06%) Relational Database
7 41 (4.61%) HBase
8 36 (4.04%) Apache Cassandra
9 34 (3.82%) Big Data
9 34 (3.82%) Redis
10 31 (3.48%) MariaDB
11 19 (2.13%) SQL Server
12 15 (1.69%) ArangoDB
13 13 (1.46%) Blockchain
14 12 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
14 12 (1.35%) Flink
15 10 (1.12%) Amazon Redshift
15 10 (1.12%) Oracle Database
16 9 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 6 (0.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 397 (44.61%) Jenkins
2 390 (43.82%) Git (software)
3 163 (18.31%) Maven
4 81 (9.10%) Artifactory
5 74 (8.31%) Cucumber
6 73 (8.20%) Eclipse
7 61 (6.85%) JIRA
8 54 (6.07%) GitLab
9 52 (5.84%) SonarQube
10 51 (5.73%) Bitbucket
11 47 (5.28%) JMeter
11 47 (5.28%) Sonatype Nexus
12 44 (4.94%) Robot Framework
12 44 (4.94%) Storybook
13 40 (4.49%) JUnit
14 34 (3.82%) Gradle
15 32 (3.60%) IntelliJ
16 31 (3.48%) Protractor
17 29 (3.26%) Cypress.io
17 29 (3.26%) Mockito
General
1 327 (36.74%) Finance
2 235 (26.40%) Social Skills
3 81 (9.10%) Analytical Skills
4 73 (8.20%) Banking
5 52 (5.84%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 47 (5.28%) Front Office
7 37 (4.16%) Law
8 29 (3.26%) Telecoms
9 23 (2.58%) Public Sector
9 23 (2.58%) Retail
10 22 (2.47%) Investment Banking
11 13 (1.46%) Influencing Skills
11 13 (1.46%) Presentation Skills
12 12 (1.35%) Games
13 9 (1.01%) Marketing
14 7 (0.79%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.67%) Publishing
16 4 (0.45%) Automotive
16 4 (0.45%) Organisational Skills
17 3 (0.34%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 326 (36.63%) Software Engineer
2 227 (25.51%) Developer
3 113 (12.70%) Principal Engineer
4 109 (12.25%) Principal Software Engineer
5 99 (11.12%) Java Developer
6 94 (10.56%) DevOps Engineer
7 83 (9.33%) Architect
8 74 (8.31%) Analyst
9 69 (7.75%) Senior Software Engineer
10 68 (7.64%) Analyst Developer
10 68 (7.64%) Pricing Analyst
10 68 (7.64%) Pricing Developer
11 56 (6.29%) Cloud Architect
12 52 (5.84%) Lead Software Engineer
13 35 (3.93%) AWS Engineer
14 32 (3.60%) Java Engineer
15 29 (3.26%) AWS DevOps
16 28 (3.15%) Platform Engineer
16 28 (3.15%) UI Developer
17 27 (3.03%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 322 (36.18%) Spring Boot
2 284 (31.91%) Spring
3 283 (31.80%) RESTful
4 277 (31.12%) Node.js
5 243 (27.30%) React
6 197 (22.13%) Kafka
7 176 (19.78%) AngularJS
8 146 (16.40%) Web Services
9 137 (15.39%) REST
10 122 (13.71%) CSS
11 115 (12.92%) Java EE
12 101 (11.35%) JavaFX
12 101 (11.35%) Swing
13 91 (10.22%) HTML
14 90 (10.11%) Redux
15 68 (7.64%) HTML5
16 66 (7.42%) JSON
17 60 (6.74%) .NET
18 56 (6.29%) Elastic Stack
18 56 (6.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 171 (19.21%) Cloud Native
2 139 (15.62%) User Experience
3 121 (13.60%) Algorithms
4 92 (10.34%) Public Cloud
5 90 (10.11%) Self-Motivation
6 72 (8.09%) Virtual Team
7 71 (7.98%) Management Information System
8 54 (6.07%) Linux Command Line
9 44 (4.94%) Cyberattack
10 36 (4.04%) SWIFT
11 21 (2.36%) iPhone
12 19 (2.13%) Derivative
12 19 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
12 19 (2.13%) Equity Derivative
12 19 (2.13%) Market Risk
13 18 (2.02%) Video\Live Streaming
14 17 (1.91%) Data Structures
15 15 (1.69%) Hedge funds
16 14 (1.57%) Hybrid Cloud
17 13 (1.46%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 341 (38.31%) Linux
2 140 (15.73%) Unix
3 94 (10.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 66 (7.42%) Windows
5 27 (3.03%) CentOS
6 3 (0.34%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.22%) AIX
8 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 674 (75.73%) DevOps
2 609 (68.43%) Agile Software Development
3 434 (48.76%) Software Engineering
4 338 (37.98%) Risk Management
5 306 (34.38%) Microservices
6 259 (29.10%) Continuous Integration
7 223 (25.06%) Computer Science
8 218 (24.49%) Test Automation
9 181 (20.34%) Mentoring
10 175 (19.66%) Scrum
11 172 (19.33%) Mathematics
12 151 (16.97%) Thought Leadership
13 145 (16.29%) Problem-Solving
14 136 (15.28%) Strategic Roadmap
15 130 (14.61%) Continuous Delivery
16 128 (14.38%) User Stories
17 122 (13.71%) SDLC
18 121 (13.60%) Functional Testing
19 115 (12.92%) Continuous Improvement
19 115 (12.92%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 633 (71.12%) Java
2 315 (35.39%) JavaScript
3 262 (29.44%) Python
4 250 (28.09%) C#
5 128 (14.38%) Java 8
6 110 (12.36%) Shell Script
7 98 (11.01%) SQL
8 86 (9.66%) C
8 86 (9.66%) C++
9 81 (9.10%) Perl
10 74 (8.31%) Go
11 70 (7.87%) Bash Shell
12 56 (6.29%) PowerShell
13 39 (4.38%) ES6
14 38 (4.27%) TypeScript
15 32 (3.60%) Groovy
16 28 (3.15%) Scala
17 22 (2.47%) Ruby
18 16 (1.80%) Kotlin
19 8 (0.90%) F#
Qualifications
1 353 (39.66%) Degree
2 106 (11.91%) Security Cleared
3 69 (7.75%) SC Cleared
4 37 (4.16%) Computer Science Degree
5 36 (4.04%) OCP
5 36 (4.04%) Oracle Certification
6 29 (3.26%) DV Cleared
7 17 (1.91%) HND
8 15 (1.69%) Master's Degree
9 6 (0.67%) AWS Certification
10 5 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.56%) RHCE
11 4 (0.45%) RHCSA
12 3 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.22%) CCSP
14 1 (0.11%) BPSS Clearance
14 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.11%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.38%) QA
2 10 (1.12%) GDPR
3 8 (0.90%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.56%) Accessibility
5 4 (0.45%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.45%) SLA
6 1 (0.11%) DICOM
System Software
1 643 (72.25%) Docker
2 80 (8.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (3.26%) HDFS
4 18 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (1.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 11 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (0.90%) Ceph
8 6 (0.67%) KVM
9 4 (0.45%) Active Directory
9 4 (0.45%) NFS
9 4 (0.45%) vSphere
10 2 (0.22%) LXC
11 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 538 (60.45%) Kubernetes
2 445 (50.00%) Ansible
3 178 (20.00%) Terraform
4 80 (8.99%) Puppet
5 40 (4.49%) Opscode Chef
6 26 (2.92%) Hadoop YARN
7 22 (2.47%) Prometheus
8 19 (2.13%) Istio
9 12 (1.35%) Grafana
9 12 (1.35%) Salt
10 10 (1.12%) vCenter Server
11 9 (1.01%) Packer
12 8 (0.90%) Knative
12 8 (0.90%) Rancher
12 8 (0.90%) ZABBIX
13 7 (0.79%) Red Hat Satellite
14 6 (0.67%) CloudForms
14 6 (0.67%) Docker Swarm
14 6 (0.67%) Kibana
14 6 (0.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 207 (23.26%) Red Hat
2 179 (20.11%) Oracle
3 97 (10.90%) Google
3 97 (10.90%) VMware
4 65 (7.30%) Microsoft
5 51 (5.73%) Atlassian
6 46 (5.17%) IBM
7 44 (4.94%) Splunk
8 34 (3.82%) SAP
9 31 (3.48%) Okta
10 13 (1.46%) Cisco
11 11 (1.24%) Dynatrace
12 8 (0.90%) AppDynamics
13 7 (0.79%) MuleSoft
14 6 (0.67%) Elastic Path
15 5 (0.56%) Alibaba
15 5 (0.56%) Citrix
16 4 (0.45%) Charles River
16 4 (0.45%) Cognizant
16 4 (0.45%) Pega