Period
to 21 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 21 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat OpenShift
England > South West
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 144 259 337
Rank change year-on-year +115 +78 -13
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 46 74 8
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 1.39% 0.74% 0.077%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.86% 2.89% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 24 51 7
Median annual salary £50,250 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.64% +10.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £39,383 £41,250 £43,700
90th Percentile £65,250 £67,787 £56,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%

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 South West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,192 2,559 2,221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 36.12% 25.70% 21.29%
Number of salaries quoted 973 2,100 1,892
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £27,800 £26,250 £26,700
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,525 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +8.91%

OpenShift
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing OpenShift as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for OpenShift in the South West

OpenShift
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing OpenShift in the South West.

Salary trend for OpenShift in the South West

OpenShift
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing OpenShift in the South West over the 6 months to 21 September 2020.

Salary histogram for OpenShift in the South West

OpenShift
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenShift within the South West region over the 6 months to 21 September 2020. 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
Wiltshire +74 36 £50,500 -18.73% 1
Gloucestershire +27 6 £48,750 -11.36% 1
Bristol +86 3 £47,500 -2.56%
Somerset +24 1 £80,000 +93.47%
OpenShift
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2020, 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 South West region with a requirement for OpenShift.

1 36 (78.26%) Linux
1 36 (78.26%) Docker
2 35 (76.09%) Red Hat
3 30 (65.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (63.04%) Ansible
5 25 (54.35%) Oracle
6 22 (47.83%) Puppet
7 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (45.65%) Kubernetes
8 20 (43.48%) Python
9 19 (41.30%) Shell Script
10 18 (39.13%) Unix
11 16 (34.78%) Finance
11 16 (34.78%) AIX
11 16 (34.78%) Solaris
12 15 (32.61%) Terraform
13 14 (30.43%) VMware
13 14 (30.43%) SLA
13 14 (30.43%) Cisco
13 14 (30.43%) Performance Tuning
14 13 (28.26%) AWS
14 13 (28.26%) Bash Shell
14 13 (28.26%) Java
14 13 (28.26%) Security Hardening
15 12 (26.09%) SQL
15 12 (26.09%) CentOS
15 12 (26.09%) DevOps
15 12 (26.09%) Red Hat Satellite
16 11 (23.91%) MongoDB
16 11 (23.91%) SQL Server

OpenShift
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 7 (15.22%) Confluence
2 3 (6.52%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (4.35%) Apache
3 2 (4.35%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.17%) Camunda
4 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.26%) AWS
2 10 (21.74%) AWS Fargate
3 7 (15.22%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (15.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 7 (15.22%) Amazon S3
3 7 (15.22%) Apigee
3 7 (15.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 7 (15.22%) AWS Lambda
3 7 (15.22%) Route 53
3 7 (15.22%) Serverless
3 7 (15.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (6.52%) Azure
5 1 (2.17%) Amazon EKS
5 1 (2.17%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) VPN
2 2 (4.35%) Firewall
2 2 (4.35%) Kerberos
3 1 (2.17%) DSL
3 1 (2.17%) GPON
3 1 (2.17%) NGN
3 1 (2.17%) OpenFlow
3 1 (2.17%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) MongoDB
1 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (19.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (19.57%) NoSQL
4 8 (17.39%) MySQL
5 7 (15.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 7 (15.22%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.35%) DataStax
7 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Sonatype Nexus
2 8 (17.39%) Artifactory
2 8 (17.39%) SonarQube
2 8 (17.39%) Vagrant
3 7 (15.22%) Bitbucket Server
3 7 (15.22%) JIRA
4 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.17%) Ant
5 1 (2.17%) CircleCI
5 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.17%) Gradle
5 1 (2.17%) JUnit
5 1 (2.17%) Maven
5 1 (2.17%) Mockito
General
1 16 (34.78%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Retail
3 3 (6.52%) Public Sector
4 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Legal
4 2 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Administrator
2 15 (32.61%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (21.74%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior DevOps
5 5 (10.87%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 3 (6.52%) Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.35%) Cassandra DBA
8 2 (4.35%) Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) DBA
8 2 (4.35%) Security Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Security Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) Spring
1 4 (8.70%) Spring Boot
2 3 (6.52%) React
3 2 (4.35%) Java EE
3 2 (4.35%) LDAP
3 2 (4.35%) Node.js
3 2 (4.35%) RESTful
3 2 (4.35%) Web Services
4 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.17%) CSS
4 1 (2.17%) HTML
4 1 (2.17%) Nightwatchjs
4 1 (2.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.17%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.17%) Cloud Native
3 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (78.26%) Linux
2 30 (65.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (39.13%) Unix
4 16 (34.78%) AIX
4 16 (34.78%) Solaris
5 12 (26.09%) CentOS
6 8 (17.39%) CoreOS
7 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (30.43%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (28.26%) Security Hardening
4 12 (26.09%) DevOps
5 11 (23.91%) Infrastructure as Code
6 10 (21.74%) Mentoring
6 10 (21.74%) Open Source
7 9 (19.57%) Configuration Management
8 8 (17.39%) Agile Project Management
8 8 (17.39%) Project Management
9 7 (15.22%) Auto-Scaling
9 7 (15.22%) ITIL
9 7 (15.22%) Scrum
10 6 (13.04%) Load Balancing
11 5 (10.87%) Collaborative Working
11 5 (10.87%) Continuous Deployment
11 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (6.52%) Coaching
12 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 3 (6.52%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) Python
2 19 (41.30%) Shell Script
3 13 (28.26%) Bash Shell
3 13 (28.26%) Java
4 12 (26.09%) SQL
5 9 (19.57%) PL/SQL
6 8 (17.39%) Ruby
7 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.17%) Java 8
8 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) RHCE
1 6 (13.04%) RHCSA
2 2 (4.35%) CISSP
3 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (30.43%) SLA
2 8 (17.39%) GDPR
3 1 (2.17%) NCSC
System Software
1 36 (78.26%) Docker
2 8 (17.39%) GlusterFS
2 8 (17.39%) VirtualBox
3 2 (4.35%) Ceph
3 2 (4.35%) KVM
Systems Management
1 29 (63.04%) Ansible
2 22 (47.83%) Puppet
3 21 (45.65%) Kubernetes
4 15 (32.61%) Terraform
5 12 (26.09%) Red Hat Satellite
6 7 (15.22%) Oracle ZFS
7 6 (13.04%) Nagios
8 3 (6.52%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (76.09%) Red Hat
2 25 (54.35%) Oracle
3 14 (30.43%) Cisco
3 14 (30.43%) VMware
4 8 (17.39%) Splunk
5 6 (13.04%) AppDynamics
5 6 (13.04%) IBM
5 6 (13.04%) New Relic
6 2 (4.35%) Atlassian
6 2 (4.35%) Google
6 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.17%) Veracode