Period
to 12 December 2018

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

Red Hat OpenShift
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 638 784 925
Rank change year-on-year +146 +141 +28
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 216 156 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.24% 0.15% 0.034%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.10% 0.88% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 135 77 32
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -18.37% -7.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £33,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £69,750 £67,050 £72,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% -7.14% +7.69%

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 19,703 17,659 12,461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 22.18% 17.49% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 15,712 14,559 10,253
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +1.00%

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 12 December 2018.

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 12 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
South East +45 79 £55,000 -12.00% 8
North of England +16 62 £50,000 +11.11% 17
North West +5 51 £50,000 +11.11% 12
East of England +68 38 £65,000 -7.14% 2
Midlands +47 15 £55,000 +3.29% 1
Scotland +8 12 £50,500 -12.17%
Yorkshire - 11 £42,500 - 5
West Midlands +32 9 £47,500 -10.80% 1
South West +22 8 £55,000 +10.00% 4
East Midlands +24 6 £63,750 -
Northern Ireland - 2 £48,750 - 2
OpenShift
UK

For the 6 months to 12 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for OpenShift.

1 161 (74.54%) Docker
2 151 (69.91%) Kubernetes
3 147 (68.06%) Agile Software Development
4 132 (61.11%) Amazon AWS
5 124 (57.41%) DevOps
6 119 (55.09%) Java
7 105 (48.61%) Microservices
8 103 (47.69%) Ansible
9 90 (41.67%) Linux
10 76 (35.19%) Jenkins
11 74 (34.26%) Software Engineering
12 73 (33.80%) Python
13 72 (33.33%) SQL
13 72 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
14 62 (28.70%) Spring
15 61 (28.24%) Continuous Integration
15 61 (28.24%) Continuous Delivery
16 55 (25.46%) Red Hat
17 52 (24.07%) TDD
18 51 (23.61%) Opscode Chef
19 48 (22.22%) Spring Boot
19 48 (22.22%) JavaScript
20 47 (21.76%) NoSQL
21 45 (20.83%) Puppet
21 45 (20.83%) OpenStack
22 43 (19.91%) RESTful
23 42 (19.44%) Configuration Management
23 42 (19.44%) VMware
24 37 (17.13%) Git (software)
25 36 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

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 45 (20.83%) OpenStack
2 26 (12.04%) JBoss
3 13 (6.02%) Cloud Foundry
3 13 (6.02%) Confluence
4 11 (5.09%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.39%) Apache
6 2 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.46%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.46%) CMS
7 1 (0.46%) nginx
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (12.04%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 132 (61.11%) Amazon AWS
2 72 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (13.89%) PaaS
4 28 (12.96%) GitHub
5 18 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (5.09%) IaaS
7 8 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (3.24%) iPaaS
9 5 (2.31%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (1.85%) Apigee
11 2 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.93%) SaaS
11 2 (0.93%) Serverless
12 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.46%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.63%) SAN
2 7 (3.24%) Firewall
3 6 (2.78%) AMQP
4 4 (1.85%) Internet
4 4 (1.85%) Wireless
5 3 (1.39%) DHCP
5 3 (1.39%) DNS
5 3 (1.39%) IPv6
5 3 (1.39%) LAN
5 3 (1.39%) WAN
6 1 (0.46%) BGP
6 1 (0.46%) Network Security
6 1 (0.46%) OSPF
6 1 (0.46%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (0.46%) VSAN
6 1 (0.46%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (21.76%) NoSQL
2 30 (13.89%) MongoDB
3 27 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 24 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 21 (9.72%) MySQL
6 18 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (7.87%) Amazon RDS
8 9 (4.17%) MariaDB
9 8 (3.70%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.85%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (1.39%) Blockchain
11 3 (1.39%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.39%) SQL Server
12 2 (0.93%) Big Data
13 1 (0.46%) Couchbase
13 1 (0.46%) InfluxDB
13 1 (0.46%) Redis
Development Applications
1 76 (35.19%) Jenkins
2 37 (17.13%) Git (software)
3 35 (16.20%) Vagrant
4 29 (13.43%) Maven
5 22 (10.19%) Sonatype Nexus
6 17 (7.87%) SonarQube
7 15 (6.94%) Cucumber
8 14 (6.48%) Selenium
9 10 (4.63%) Bitbucket
9 10 (4.63%) Subversion
10 9 (4.17%) JIRA
11 8 (3.70%) Ant
12 5 (2.31%) GitLab
13 4 (1.85%) Artifactory
13 4 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (1.39%) ClearCase
14 3 (1.39%) Gradle
15 2 (0.93%) Eclipse
15 2 (0.93%) JMeter
15 2 (0.93%) JUnit
General
1 29 (13.43%) Finance
2 14 (6.48%) Law
3 13 (6.02%) Banking
4 10 (4.63%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.24%) Marketing
6 6 (2.78%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.93%) Advertising
8 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.46%) Games
Job Titles
1 52 (24.07%) Developer
2 43 (19.91%) DevOps Engineer
3 30 (13.89%) Java Developer
3 30 (13.89%) Software Engineer
4 29 (13.43%) Architect
5 14 (6.48%) Java Engineer
6 13 (6.02%) Senior DevOps
6 13 (6.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 12 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
8 10 (4.63%) Cloud Engineer
8 10 (4.63%) Ruby Developer
8 10 (4.63%) Software Developer
9 9 (4.17%) Administrator
9 9 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
9 9 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 9 (4.17%) Platform Engineer
9 9 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 9 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (3.70%) Senior Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (28.70%) Spring
2 48 (22.22%) Spring Boot
3 43 (19.91%) RESTful
4 32 (14.81%) Web Services
5 25 (11.57%) REST
6 23 (10.65%) AngularJS
7 21 (9.72%) Node.js
8 19 (8.80%) Akka
9 17 (7.87%) Play Framework
10 15 (6.94%) CSS
10 15 (6.94%) HTML
11 13 (6.02%) HTML5
12 12 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
13 11 (5.09%) Java EE
13 11 (5.09%) Kafka
13 11 (5.09%) Middleware
14 10 (4.63%) Hibernate
15 9 (4.17%) OAuth
15 9 (4.17%) Spring Cloud
16 7 (3.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.26%) Public Cloud
2 18 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 16 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
4 15 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (6.02%) Enterprise Storage
6 10 (4.63%) Cloud Native
7 8 (3.70%) Client/Server
7 8 (3.70%) Fintech
8 6 (2.78%) Smart Meter
9 5 (2.31%) Mainframe
9 5 (2.31%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.85%) User Experience
11 3 (1.39%) Private Cloud
11 3 (1.39%) Replication
12 2 (0.93%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.93%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.46%) Clustering
13 1 (0.46%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 90 (41.67%) Linux
2 30 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 26 (12.04%) Windows
4 6 (2.78%) Unix
5 5 (2.31%) CentOS
6 2 (0.93%) Debian
7 1 (0.46%) AIX
7 1 (0.46%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (68.06%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (57.41%) DevOps
3 105 (48.61%) Microservices
4 74 (34.26%) Software Engineering
5 61 (28.24%) Continuous Delivery
5 61 (28.24%) Continuous Integration
6 52 (24.07%) TDD
7 42 (19.44%) Configuration Management
8 34 (15.74%) Problem-Solving
9 32 (14.81%) Scrum
10 28 (12.96%) The Twelve-Factor App
11 25 (11.57%) OWASP
12 23 (10.65%) Test Automation
13 22 (10.19%) E-Commerce
14 19 (8.80%) Integration Testing
14 19 (8.80%) Migration
15 18 (8.33%) Technical Debt
16 17 (7.87%) API Design
17 16 (7.41%) Deployment Automation
18 15 (6.94%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 119 (55.09%) Java
2 73 (33.80%) Python
3 72 (33.33%) SQL
4 48 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 33 (15.28%) Ruby
6 30 (13.89%) Bash Shell
6 30 (13.89%) Perl
7 23 (10.65%) Scala
8 18 (8.33%) Java 8
9 17 (7.87%) Go
10 12 (5.56%) PHP
11 8 (3.70%) PL/SQL
11 8 (3.70%) Shell Script
12 7 (3.24%) PowerShell
13 5 (2.31%) Groovy
14 4 (1.85%) C#
15 3 (1.39%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (11.57%) Security Cleared
2 21 (9.72%) Degree
3 5 (2.31%) TOGAF Certification
4 4 (1.85%) RHCE
4 4 (1.85%) RHCSA
5 2 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.93%) PhD
6 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.46%) OCP
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.80%) QA
2 2 (0.93%) GDPR
2 2 (0.93%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.46%) PMO
3 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 161 (74.54%) Docker
2 36 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.70%) KVM
4 5 (2.31%) oVirt
5 3 (1.39%) pfSense
5 3 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.93%) VMware NSX
6 2 (0.93%) vSphere
7 1 (0.46%) iptables
7 1 (0.46%) PowerHA
7 1 (0.46%) vCloud
7 1 (0.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 151 (69.91%) Kubernetes
2 103 (47.69%) Ansible
3 51 (23.61%) Opscode Chef
4 45 (20.83%) Puppet
5 36 (16.67%) Terraform
6 10 (4.63%) Packer
7 9 (4.17%) Consul
8 8 (3.70%) Rundeck
9 5 (2.31%) rkt
10 3 (1.39%) Nagios
10 3 (1.39%) Prometheus
11 2 (0.93%) CloudHub
11 2 (0.93%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.93%) Mesos
12 1 (0.46%) BladeLogic
12 1 (0.46%) CloudForms
12 1 (0.46%) Grafana
12 1 (0.46%) Kibana
12 1 (0.46%) SCVMM
12 1 (0.46%) vRealize
Vendors
1 55 (25.46%) Red Hat
2 42 (19.44%) VMware
3 24 (11.11%) Oracle
4 22 (10.19%) WorldPay
5 12 (5.56%) Splunk
6 10 (4.63%) Veritas
7 9 (4.17%) Google
7 9 (4.17%) Intapp
8 8 (3.70%) Atlassian
8 8 (3.70%) MuleSoft
9 6 (2.78%) Cognizant
10 5 (2.31%) Microsoft
10 5 (2.31%) SaltStack
11 4 (1.85%) AppDynamics
11 4 (1.85%) Cisco
11 4 (1.85%) EMC
12 3 (1.39%) IBM
12 3 (1.39%) NetApp
13 2 (0.93%) Qualys
14 1 (0.46%) VocaLink