Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat OpenShift
England > North West
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 292 271 354
Rank change year-on-year -21 +83 +2
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 51 98 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.49% 0.76% 0.073%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.10% 3.96% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 40 52 4
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -12.20% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £46,100
90th Percentile £69,000 £66,250 £56,375
England median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £58,750
% change year-on-year -3.70% +14.89% -9.62%

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 the North West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,430 2,477 1,563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 23.48% 19.30% 12.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,999 2,099 1,330
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

OpenShift
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing OpenShift as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for OpenShift in the North West

OpenShift
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for OpenShift in the North West

OpenShift
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenShift in the North West over the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

Salary histogram for OpenShift in the North West

OpenShift
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenShift within the North West region over the 6 months to 15 February 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
Cheshire +30 33 £43,000 -14.00% 8
Manchester -27 16 £50,000 +33.33% 6
Merseyside - 2 - -
OpenShift
England

For the 6 months to 15 February 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 North West region with a requirement for OpenShift.

1 44 (86.27%) DevOps
2 41 (80.39%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (70.59%) Jenkins
4 34 (66.67%) Java
5 33 (64.71%) Docker
6 28 (54.90%) Linux
7 23 (45.10%) Kubernetes
8 22 (43.14%) Opscode Chef
9 21 (41.18%) Python
9 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (35.29%) WebSphere
11 17 (33.33%) Ansible
12 16 (31.37%) Git (software)
13 15 (29.41%) JIRA
14 14 (27.45%) Sonatype Nexus
15 13 (25.49%) Perl
16 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (23.53%) Maven
16 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
16 12 (23.53%) Gradle
17 11 (21.57%) PaaS
17 11 (21.57%) Finance
18 10 (19.61%) Red Hat
18 10 (19.61%) JBoss
18 10 (19.61%) Windows
18 10 (19.61%) Confluence
18 10 (19.61%) Migration
18 10 (19.61%) OpenStack
18 10 (19.61%) Deployment Automation
19 9 (17.65%) CA Release Automation

OpenShift
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 18 (35.29%) WebSphere
2 10 (19.61%) Confluence
2 10 (19.61%) JBoss
2 10 (19.61%) OpenStack
3 4 (7.84%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.96%) Mule
4 1 (1.96%) nginx
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 41 (80.39%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (21.57%) PaaS
4 3 (5.88%) GitHub
5 2 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.92%) Apigee
5 2 (3.92%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (3.92%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.96%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.96%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.96%) Route 53
6 1 (1.96%) Serverless
6 1 (1.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) LAN
1 3 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (1.96%) BGP
2 1 (1.96%) Firewall
2 1 (1.96%) OSPF
2 1 (1.96%) SAN
2 1 (1.96%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.84%) MariaDB
3 3 (5.88%) MySQL
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.96%) InfluxDB
4 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (70.59%) Jenkins
2 16 (31.37%) Git (software)
3 15 (29.41%) JIRA
4 14 (27.45%) Sonatype Nexus
5 12 (23.53%) Gradle
5 12 (23.53%) Maven
6 9 (17.65%) CA Release Automation
7 7 (13.73%) SonarQube
8 5 (9.80%) ClearCase
8 5 (9.80%) Cucumber
8 5 (9.80%) Selenium
8 5 (9.80%) Subversion
9 2 (3.92%) Ant
9 2 (3.92%) GitLab
10 1 (1.96%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.96%) Travis CI
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Banking
3 7 (13.73%) Investment Banking
3 7 (13.73%) Law
4 1 (1.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (11.76%) Developer
3 4 (7.84%) Analyst
3 4 (7.84%) Architect
3 4 (7.84%) Platform Engineer
3 4 (7.84%) Support Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 3 (5.88%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Automation Tester
5 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (3.92%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (3.92%) Tester
6 1 (1.96%) Environment Analyst
6 1 (1.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) Junior
6 1 (1.96%) Senior Developer
6 1 (1.96%) Software Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) Software Tester
6 1 (1.96%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.65%) Spring
2 5 (9.80%) Middleware
2 5 (9.80%) Spring Boot
2 5 (9.80%) Spring Cloud
3 4 (7.84%) Java EE
4 3 (5.88%) REST
4 3 (5.88%) Web Services
4 3 (5.88%) WireMock
5 2 (3.92%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.92%) CSS
5 2 (3.92%) CSS3
5 2 (3.92%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.92%) HTML
5 2 (3.92%) HTML5
5 2 (3.92%) jQuery
5 2 (3.92%) Node.js
5 2 (3.92%) OAuth
5 2 (3.92%) OpenID
5 2 (3.92%) RAML
5 2 (3.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) Cloud Native
3 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (5.88%) Mainframe
3 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.88%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.92%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.92%) User Experience
5 1 (1.96%) Clustering
5 1 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 28 (54.90%) Linux
2 10 (19.61%) Windows
3 9 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (11.76%) Unix
5 1 (1.96%) AIX
5 1 (1.96%) CentOS
5 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (86.27%) DevOps
2 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (19.61%) Deployment Automation
4 10 (19.61%) Migration
5 9 (17.65%) Microservices
6 7 (13.73%) Analytical Thinking
6 7 (13.73%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (13.73%) Scrum
6 7 (13.73%) Wealth Management
7 6 (11.76%) Risk Management
7 6 (11.76%) Test Automation
8 5 (9.80%) Collaborative Working
8 5 (9.80%) Configuration Management
8 5 (9.80%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (9.80%) Creative Thinking
8 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
9 4 (7.84%) Dashboard Development
9 4 (7.84%) ITIL
9 4 (7.84%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 34 (66.67%) Java
2 21 (41.18%) Python
3 13 (25.49%) Perl
4 6 (11.76%) SQL
5 5 (9.80%) Groovy
6 4 (7.84%) Bash Shell
6 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.88%) Go
8 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.96%) C#
9 1 (1.96%) PHP
9 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) Degree
1 1 (1.96%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) GDPR
System Software
1 33 (64.71%) Docker
2 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.96%) iptables
3 1 (1.96%) KVM
3 1 (1.96%) pfSense
3 1 (1.96%) PowerHA
3 1 (1.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.96%) VMware NSX
3 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (45.10%) Kubernetes
2 22 (43.14%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (33.33%) Ansible
4 9 (17.65%) BladeLogic
5 8 (15.69%) Puppet
6 6 (11.76%) Terraform
7 2 (3.92%) Consul
8 1 (1.96%) CFEngine
8 1 (1.96%) Grafana
8 1 (1.96%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.96%) Kibana
8 1 (1.96%) Nagios
8 1 (1.96%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Red Hat
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle
3 4 (7.84%) IBM
4 3 (5.88%) EMC
4 3 (5.88%) MuleSoft
4 3 (5.88%) NetApp
4 3 (5.88%) VMware
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.96%) Splunk
5 1 (1.96%) Veritas