Period
to 23 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat OpenShift
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 662 718 833
Rank change year-on-year +56 +115 +145
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 194 209 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.23% 0.20% 0.061%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.96% 1.02% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 116 87 45
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,675 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.24% +5.00% -21.57%
10th Percentile £38,125 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -3.70% +17.39% -23.33%

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 20,293 20,437 13,043
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 24.16% 19.84% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15,973 16,708 10,937
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £68,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

OpenShift
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing OpenShift as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for OpenShift in the UK excluding London

OpenShift
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenShift in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for OpenShift in the UK excluding London

OpenShift
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenShift in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 23 April 2019.

Salary histogram for OpenShift in the UK excluding London

OpenShift
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenShift within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 23 April 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
North of England +24 58 £45,000 -18.18% 2
South East +68 54 £55,000 -8.33% 5
North West +4 45 £46,250 -15.91% 1
East of England +76 38 £65,000 -
South West +14 24 £50,000 - 4
Midlands +37 14 £47,500 -11.63% 1
Yorkshire +33 12 £40,000 -48.05% 1
East Midlands +33 8 £62,500 +4.17%
West Midlands +23 6 £47,500 - 1
Scotland +1 5 £49,750 +1.53%
North East - 1 £42,500 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £62,500 -
OpenShift
UK

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for OpenShift.

1 127 (65.46%) Amazon AWS
2 126 (64.95%) Docker
3 119 (61.34%) DevOps
4 118 (60.82%) Java
5 110 (56.70%) Agile Software Development
6 106 (54.64%) Kubernetes
7 79 (40.72%) Linux
8 76 (39.18%) Ansible
9 72 (37.11%) Jenkins
10 68 (35.05%) SQL
11 67 (34.54%) Microservices
12 64 (32.99%) Spring
13 62 (31.96%) Microsoft Azure
14 59 (30.41%) Python
15 53 (27.32%) Software Engineering
16 51 (26.29%) Red Hat
17 50 (25.77%) Git (software)
18 47 (24.23%) Opscode Chef
19 40 (20.62%) JBoss
19 40 (20.62%) JavaScript
20 39 (20.10%) Puppet
20 39 (20.10%) Spring Boot
21 37 (19.07%) Terraform
21 37 (19.07%) OpenStack
21 37 (19.07%) JIRA
21 37 (19.07%) Problem-Solving
22 36 (18.56%) Finance
23 35 (18.04%) Continuous Integration
23 35 (18.04%) TDD
24 34 (17.53%) Bash Shell

OpenShift
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 40 (20.62%) JBoss
2 37 (19.07%) OpenStack
3 20 (10.31%) WebSphere
4 16 (8.25%) Confluence
5 14 (7.22%) Tomcat
6 13 (6.70%) Elasticsearch
7 12 (6.19%) Cloud Foundry
7 12 (6.19%) WebLogic
8 8 (4.12%) Mule
8 8 (4.12%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (3.61%) Apache
10 4 (2.06%) Apache Spark
10 4 (2.06%) Mule ESB
10 4 (2.06%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (1.03%) Anypoint
12 2 (1.03%) nginx
12 2 (1.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.52%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 5 (2.58%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 16 (8.25%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (1.55%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.03%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 127 (65.46%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (31.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (14.95%) PaaS
4 17 (8.76%) GitHub
5 15 (7.73%) SaaS
6 10 (5.15%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (4.64%) IaaS
8 8 (4.12%) IBM Cloud
9 5 (2.58%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (2.58%) Serverless
10 4 (2.06%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (2.06%) CloudBees
10 4 (2.06%) Office 365
10 4 (2.06%) OneDrive
11 3 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (1.55%) Apigee
12 2 (1.03%) Force.com
12 2 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.52%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.86%) Firewall
2 14 (7.22%) TCP/IP
3 8 (4.12%) SAN
4 6 (3.09%) VPN
5 5 (2.58%) AMQP
6 4 (2.06%) BIG-IP
6 4 (2.06%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (2.06%) DNS
6 4 (2.06%) FabricPath
6 4 (2.06%) HTTPS
6 4 (2.06%) VLAN
6 4 (2.06%) WAN
7 3 (1.55%) LAN
7 3 (1.55%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (1.55%) Wireless
8 2 (1.03%) HTTP
9 1 (0.52%) Internet
9 1 (0.52%) IPsec
9 1 (0.52%) MPLS
9 1 (0.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.43%) MySQL
2 25 (12.89%) NoSQL
3 22 (11.34%) Relational Database
4 18 (9.28%) SQL Server
5 17 (8.76%) MongoDB
6 16 (8.25%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (6.70%) Amazon RDS
7 13 (6.70%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (6.70%) RDBMS
8 10 (5.15%) MariaDB
8 10 (5.15%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (5.15%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (4.12%) Big Data
9 8 (4.12%) Neo4j
10 3 (1.55%) InfluxDB
10 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.55%) Redis
11 1 (0.52%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 72 (37.11%) Jenkins
2 50 (25.77%) Git (software)
3 37 (19.07%) JIRA
4 29 (14.95%) Maven
5 23 (11.86%) Sonatype Nexus
6 19 (9.79%) Gradle
7 14 (7.22%) CA Release Automation
7 14 (7.22%) SonarQube
8 12 (6.19%) Vagrant
9 11 (5.67%) GitLab
9 11 (5.67%) Subversion
10 10 (5.15%) Cucumber
10 10 (5.15%) Selenium
11 9 (4.64%) Bitbucket Server
12 7 (3.61%) Ant
12 7 (3.61%) Bitbucket
12 7 (3.61%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (3.61%) Visual Studio Team System
13 6 (3.09%) Artifactory
14 5 (2.58%) git-flow
General
1 36 (18.56%) Finance
2 16 (8.25%) Banking
3 5 (2.58%) Investment Banking
3 5 (2.58%) Law
4 4 (2.06%) Legal
5 3 (1.55%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.52%) Electronics
6 1 (0.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (25.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 34 (17.53%) Software Engineer
3 33 (17.01%) Developer
4 20 (10.31%) Java Developer
5 18 (9.28%) Architect
6 17 (8.76%) AWS Engineer
6 17 (8.76%) Java Engineer
7 15 (7.73%) Java Software Engineer
8 12 (6.19%) Full Stack Developer
8 12 (6.19%) Systems Engineer
9 11 (5.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 10 (5.15%) AWS Software Engineer
10 10 (5.15%) Java Scala Software Engineer
10 10 (5.15%) Scala Software Engineer
11 9 (4.64%) Administrator
11 9 (4.64%) Analyst
11 9 (4.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 9 (4.64%) Linux Engineer
11 9 (4.64%) Site Reliability Engineer
12 8 (4.12%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (32.99%) Spring
2 39 (20.10%) Spring Boot
3 26 (13.40%) Node.js
4 25 (12.89%) RESTful
5 24 (12.37%) REST
6 20 (10.31%) Web Services
7 18 (9.28%) AngularJS
7 18 (9.28%) React
8 15 (7.73%) Middleware
9 14 (7.22%) Java EE
10 13 (6.70%) SOAP
11 12 (6.19%) Velocity
11 12 (6.19%) Vue.js
12 11 (5.67%) Akka
12 11 (5.67%) Play Framework
12 11 (5.67%) RabbitMQ
13 10 (5.15%) CSS
13 10 (5.15%) HTML
14 9 (4.64%) Kafka
15 8 (4.12%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.82%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (9.28%) Hybrid Cloud
3 16 (8.25%) Cloud Native
4 12 (6.19%) Algorithms
5 10 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (5.15%) Enterprise Storage
5 10 (5.15%) Private Cloud
5 10 (5.15%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (5.15%) User Experience
6 7 (3.61%) Client/Server
6 7 (3.61%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.06%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.55%) Fintech
8 3 (1.55%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.55%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.03%) Cybercrime
9 2 (1.03%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.03%) PKI
9 2 (1.03%) Replication
10 1 (0.52%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 79 (40.72%) Linux
2 28 (14.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (11.34%) Windows
4 18 (9.28%) Unix
5 9 (4.64%) CentOS
6 4 (2.06%) Android
6 4 (2.06%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.06%) SUSE
6 4 (2.06%) Ubuntu
6 4 (2.06%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.52%) AIX
7 1 (0.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (61.34%) DevOps
2 110 (56.70%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (34.54%) Microservices
4 53 (27.32%) Software Engineering
5 37 (19.07%) Problem-Solving
6 35 (18.04%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (18.04%) TDD
7 31 (15.98%) Continuous Delivery
8 28 (14.43%) Deployment Automation
8 28 (14.43%) Scrum
9 21 (10.82%) Test Automation
10 14 (7.22%) API Design
10 14 (7.22%) Disaster Recovery
10 14 (7.22%) OWASP
10 14 (7.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (6.70%) Computer Science
11 13 (6.70%) E-Commerce
11 13 (6.70%) Kanban
11 13 (6.70%) OO
11 13 (6.70%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 118 (60.82%) Java
2 68 (35.05%) SQL
3 59 (30.41%) Python
4 40 (20.62%) JavaScript
5 34 (17.53%) Bash Shell
6 18 (9.28%) Ruby
7 17 (8.76%) C++
8 15 (7.73%) C#
8 15 (7.73%) Perl
8 15 (7.73%) PowerShell
9 14 (7.22%) Scala
10 13 (6.70%) Java 8
11 9 (4.64%) PHP
12 8 (4.12%) ES6
12 8 (4.12%) Groovy
12 8 (4.12%) Lua
13 7 (3.61%) C
14 5 (2.58%) Go
15 4 (2.06%) Shell Script
16 2 (1.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (10.31%) Degree
2 18 (9.28%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (4.12%) PhD
5 4 (2.06%) CCNA
5 4 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.06%) CISSP
5 4 (2.06%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (2.06%) GIAC
5 4 (2.06%) Linux+ Certification
5 4 (2.06%) MCSE
5 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.06%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (2.06%) SANS
5 4 (2.06%) SSCP
6 3 (1.55%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.55%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.03%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.52%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.19%) SLA
2 11 (5.67%) QA
3 4 (2.06%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.03%) GDPR
System Software
1 126 (64.95%) Docker
2 18 (9.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.15%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (3.61%) KVM
5 6 (3.09%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.09%) vSphere
6 5 (2.58%) Active Directory
6 5 (2.58%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (2.58%) VMware NSX
7 3 (1.55%) pfSense
8 2 (1.03%) vCloud
9 1 (0.52%) iptables
9 1 (0.52%) PowerDNS
9 1 (0.52%) RHEV
9 1 (0.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 106 (54.64%) Kubernetes
2 76 (39.18%) Ansible
3 47 (24.23%) Opscode Chef
4 39 (20.10%) Puppet
5 37 (19.07%) Terraform
6 13 (6.70%) BladeLogic
7 7 (3.61%) Rundeck
8 5 (2.58%) Docker Swarm
8 5 (2.58%) vRealize
9 4 (2.06%) SCCM
9 4 (2.06%) SCOM
9 4 (2.06%) SCOrch
10 3 (1.55%) Consul
10 3 (1.55%) Grafana
10 3 (1.55%) Graphite
10 3 (1.55%) Prometheus
11 2 (1.03%) CloudHub
11 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 2 (1.03%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.52%) Salt
Vendors
1 51 (26.29%) Red Hat
2 25 (12.89%) Oracle
2 25 (12.89%) VMware
3 13 (6.70%) WorldPay
4 12 (6.19%) Microsoft
5 10 (5.15%) Google
5 10 (5.15%) IBM
6 7 (3.61%) Cisco
6 7 (3.61%) MuleSoft
6 7 (3.61%) Splunk
6 7 (3.61%) Veritas
7 6 (3.09%) Atlassian
7 6 (3.09%) Sun
8 4 (2.06%) F5
9 3 (1.55%) NetApp
9 3 (1.55%) Remedy
10 2 (1.03%) EMC
10 2 (1.03%) RightScale
10 2 (1.03%) Spotify
10 2 (1.03%) WSO2