Period
to 9 December 2018

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

Red Hat OpenShift
England > North West
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 302 296 357
Rank change year-on-year -6 +61 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 50 69 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.44% 0.53% 0.064%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.95% 2.92% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 39 37 3
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -14.29% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,500 £48,250
90th Percentile £75,250 £60,500 £56,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% -7.14% +5.66%

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 2,560 2,359 1,468
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.59% 18.01% 11.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,113 1,983 1,241
North West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,050 £22,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 9 December 2018.

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 9 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
Manchester +7 27 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Cheshire +19 23 £53,000 +17.78% 4
OpenShift
England

For the 6 months to 9 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 North West region with a requirement for OpenShift.

1 44 (88.00%) DevOps
2 38 (76.00%) Linux
2 38 (76.00%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (72.00%) Docker
4 32 (64.00%) Kubernetes
5 31 (62.00%) Jenkins
5 31 (62.00%) Python
6 29 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (54.00%) Ansible
8 25 (50.00%) Java
9 23 (46.00%) Perl
9 23 (46.00%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (44.00%) Windows
11 21 (42.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 21 (42.00%) Opscode Chef
12 20 (40.00%) Software Engineering
13 16 (32.00%) Configuration Management
14 14 (28.00%) Law
14 14 (28.00%) Product Management
14 14 (28.00%) Go
15 13 (26.00%) Google Cloud Platform
16 12 (24.00%) Sonatype Nexus
17 9 (18.00%) Intapp
17 9 (18.00%) Red Hat
18 8 (16.00%) Scrum
18 8 (16.00%) Confluence
18 8 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 7 (14.00%) WebSphere
19 7 (14.00%) Puppet
19 7 (14.00%) Banking

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 8 (16.00%) Confluence
2 7 (14.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.00%) JBoss
4 1 (2.00%) nginx
4 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 38 (76.00%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (42.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (26.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (6.00%) GitHub
5 2 (4.00%) Apigee
6 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.00%) Amazon S3
6 1 (2.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) LAN
1 3 (6.00%) WAN
2 1 (2.00%) BGP
2 1 (2.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.00%) OSPF
2 1 (2.00%) SAN
2 1 (2.00%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.00%) MariaDB
2 3 (6.00%) MySQL
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.00%) InfluxDB
3 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (62.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (24.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 7 (14.00%) SonarQube
4 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (8.00%) JIRA
6 3 (6.00%) ClearCase
6 3 (6.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (6.00%) Selenium
6 3 (6.00%) Subversion
7 2 (4.00%) Ant
7 2 (4.00%) Maven
8 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (28.00%) Law
2 7 (14.00%) Banking
3 6 (12.00%) Investment Banking
4 4 (8.00%) Finance
5 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (58.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (26.00%) Senior DevOps
2 13 (26.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Developer
4 4 (8.00%) Platform Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Head of Engineering
6 2 (4.00%) Head of Software Engineering
6 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.00%) Engineering Manager
7 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Junior
7 1 (2.00%) Junior DevOps
7 1 (2.00%) Junior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Network Architect
7 1 (2.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Software Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) Spring
2 5 (10.00%) Spring Boot
2 5 (10.00%) Spring Cloud
2 5 (10.00%) Web Services
3 4 (8.00%) .NET
4 3 (6.00%) Middleware
4 3 (6.00%) REST
5 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (4.00%) Node.js
5 2 (4.00%) OAuth
5 2 (4.00%) OpenID
5 2 (4.00%) RAML
6 1 (2.00%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (2.00%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) Mainframe
3 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.00%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.00%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.00%) Clustering
5 1 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (76.00%) Linux
2 22 (44.00%) Windows
3 8 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (8.00%) Unix
5 1 (2.00%) AIX
5 1 (2.00%) CentOS
5 1 (2.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (88.00%) DevOps
2 29 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (46.00%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 16 (32.00%) Configuration Management
6 14 (28.00%) Product Management
7 8 (16.00%) Scrum
8 7 (14.00%) Analytical Thinking
8 7 (14.00%) Microservices
8 7 (14.00%) Migration
9 6 (12.00%) SDLC
9 6 (12.00%) Wealth Management
10 5 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
10 5 (10.00%) Risk Management
11 4 (8.00%) Dashboard Development
11 4 (8.00%) ITIL
11 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (6.00%) OO
12 3 (6.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 31 (62.00%) Python
2 25 (50.00%) Java
3 23 (46.00%) Perl
4 14 (28.00%) Go
5 5 (10.00%) SQL
6 4 (8.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (8.00%) C#
6 4 (8.00%) Groovy
7 3 (6.00%) C++
7 3 (6.00%) Scala
8 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.00%) Ruby
9 1 (2.00%) PHP
9 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) Degree
1 1 (2.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 36 (72.00%) Docker
2 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) iptables
3 1 (2.00%) KVM
3 1 (2.00%) pfSense
3 1 (2.00%) PowerHA
3 1 (2.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.00%) VMware NSX
3 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 32 (64.00%) Kubernetes
2 27 (54.00%) Ansible
3 21 (42.00%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (14.00%) Puppet
5 3 (6.00%) Terraform
6 1 (2.00%) CFEngine
6 1 (2.00%) Grafana
6 1 (2.00%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.00%) Kibana
6 1 (2.00%) Nagios
6 1 (2.00%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Intapp
1 9 (18.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle
3 3 (6.00%) EMC
3 3 (6.00%) MuleSoft
3 3 (6.00%) NetApp
3 3 (6.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.00%) Splunk
4 1 (2.00%) Veritas