Period
to 27 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Docker Swarm skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Docker Swarm over the 6 months to 27 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker Swarm
UK
6 months to
27 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 797 635 784
Rank change year-on-year -162 +149 +14
Permanent jobs citing Docker Swarm 232 49 328
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.10% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.12% 0.62% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 119 33 235
10th Percentile £46,250 £36,500 £43,750
25th Percentile £60,000 £45,000 £50,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +33.33% -7.69% -10.34%
75th Percentile £90,000 £65,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £100,750 £72,250 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £85,000 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +88.89% -25.00% -

Docker Swarm is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 20,666 7,841 18,558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.93% 16.45% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13,317 6,545 14,129
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £48,750 £45,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.84% +7.83% +4.55%
75th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Docker Swarm
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Docker Swarm as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Docker Swarm in the UK

Docker Swarm
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Docker Swarm.

Salary trend for Docker Swarm in the UK

Docker Swarm
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Docker Swarm over the 6 months to 27 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Docker Swarm in the UK

Docker Swarm
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Docker Swarm within the UK over the 6 months to 27 September 2021. 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
England -146 217 £80,000 +33.33% 30
London -122 158 £80,000 +23.08% 18
UK excluding London -212 55 £85,000 +88.89% 12
Work from Home -239 52 £80,000 +23.08% 5
West Midlands -80 27 £85,000 +41.67% 5
Midlands -103 27 £85,000 +41.67% 5
North of England -121 14 £85,000 +41.67% 4
North West -85 13 £85,000 +41.67% 3
South East -175 6 £85,000 +88.89% 1
East of England - 4 £57,500 - 2
South West -103 2 £62,250 +55.63%
Scotland - 2 £80,000 -
North East - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 27 September 2021, IT jobs citing Docker Swarm 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 with a requirement for Docker Swarm.

1 227 (97.84%) Docker
2 226 (97.41%) Kubernetes
3 200 (86.21%) AWS
4 168 (72.41%) Python
5 157 (67.67%) Agile Software Development
6 156 (67.24%) Jenkins
7 154 (66.38%) Ansible
8 146 (62.93%) Terraform
9 141 (60.78%) Configuration Management
10 113 (48.71%) Azure
10 113 (48.71%) Social Skills
11 109 (46.98%) Continuous Integration
11 109 (46.98%) Puppet
12 108 (46.55%) Software Engineering
13 103 (44.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 97 (41.81%) SQL
15 93 (40.09%) NoSQL
15 93 (40.09%) DevOps
16 85 (36.64%) GCP
17 79 (34.05%) Vagrant
17 79 (34.05%) Opscode Chef
17 79 (34.05%) Big Data
17 79 (34.05%) Artificial Intelligence
18 76 (32.76%) Microservices
19 75 (32.33%) Linux
20 71 (30.60%) Java
21 70 (30.17%) PostgreSQL
21 70 (30.17%) Analytics
22 68 (29.31%) Data Science
23 64 (27.59%) Google

Docker Swarm
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 50 (21.55%) Apache Spark
2 11 (4.74%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (4.31%) Tomcat
4 9 (3.88%) Apache
4 9 (3.88%) JBoss
5 5 (2.16%) CMS
5 5 (2.16%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (2.16%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.72%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.29%) Confluence
7 3 (1.29%) nginx
8 2 (0.86%) Apache Pulsar
9 1 (0.43%) Documentum
Applications
1 5 (2.16%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (4.31%) Primavera
2 5 (2.16%) SDL Web 8
3 2 (0.86%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 200 (86.21%) AWS
2 113 (48.71%) Azure
3 85 (36.64%) GCP
4 42 (18.10%) Amazon EMR
4 42 (18.10%) IBM Cloud
5 34 (14.66%) Serverless
6 28 (12.07%) Snowflake
7 23 (9.91%) GitHub
8 22 (9.48%) OpenShift
9 21 (9.05%) SaaS
10 19 (8.19%) Cloud Functions
10 19 (8.19%) Google App Engine
10 19 (8.19%) Google Compute Engine
10 19 (8.19%) Google Container Engine
11 17 (7.33%) Amazon ECS
12 15 (6.47%) Cloud Computing
13 13 (5.60%) Amazon EKS
14 10 (4.31%) PaaS
15 9 (3.88%) AWS CloudFormation
16 8 (3.45%) Amazon SageMaker
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.48%) HTTP
2 12 (5.17%) Firewall
3 9 (3.88%) DMZ
4 6 (2.59%) DNS
5 5 (2.16%) Network Security
6 4 (1.72%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.29%) AMQP
7 3 (1.29%) BIG-IP
7 3 (1.29%) Internet
7 3 (1.29%) VSAN
8 2 (0.86%) DSL
8 2 (0.86%) VLAN
9 1 (0.43%) Junos
9 1 (0.43%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (40.09%) NoSQL
2 79 (34.05%) Big Data
3 70 (30.17%) PostgreSQL
4 55 (23.71%) Relational Database
5 52 (22.41%) Hadoop
6 51 (21.98%) MySQL
7 50 (21.55%) Neo4j
8 42 (18.10%) Amazon Athena
8 42 (18.10%) Amazon Redshift
9 41 (17.67%) Electronic Patient Records
10 23 (9.91%) MongoDB
11 11 (4.74%) RDBMS
12 10 (4.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 8 (3.45%) Redis
14 7 (3.02%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (2.16%) Couchbase
15 5 (2.16%) Data Mining
15 5 (2.16%) SQL Server
16 2 (0.86%) ArangoDB
16 2 (0.86%) Scylla
Development Applications
1 156 (67.24%) Jenkins
2 103 (44.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 79 (34.05%) Vagrant
4 31 (13.36%) Git (software)
5 30 (12.93%) Hudson
6 28 (12.07%) GitLab
7 8 (3.45%) JIRA
8 7 (3.02%) Bitbucket
9 6 (2.59%) Selenium
10 5 (2.16%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (1.72%) TeamCity
12 3 (1.29%) Appium
12 3 (1.29%) Artifactory
12 3 (1.29%) Calabash
12 3 (1.29%) Gradle
12 3 (1.29%) Maven
12 3 (1.29%) Travis CI
13 1 (0.43%) Sourcetree
13 1 (0.43%) Subversion
General
1 113 (48.71%) Social Skills
2 46 (19.83%) Retail
3 18 (7.76%) Public Sector
4 11 (4.74%) Manufacturing
5 10 (4.31%) Marketing
5 10 (4.31%) Presentation Skills
6 5 (2.16%) Finance
7 3 (1.29%) Back Office
8 2 (0.86%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.86%) Games
9 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 61 (26.29%) Platform Engineer
2 56 (24.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 41 (17.67%) Data Engineer
4 39 (16.81%) Architect
5 36 (15.52%) AWS Engineer
6 35 (15.09%) Java Engineer
7 25 (10.78%) Data Architect
7 25 (10.78%) Platform Architect
8 21 (9.05%) Senior Java Engineer
9 17 (7.33%) Azure Engineer
9 17 (7.33%) Software Engineer
10 14 (6.03%) Azure DevOps Engineer
11 13 (5.60%) AWS Architect
12 12 (5.17%) Senior Software Engineer
13 11 (4.74%) Python Engineer
14 10 (4.31%) Developer
14 10 (4.31%) Principal Engineer
14 10 (4.31%) Senior Architect
14 10 (4.31%) Senior Technical Architect
14 10 (4.31%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (21.55%) REST
1 50 (21.55%) Spark Streaming
2 37 (15.95%) RESTful
3 34 (14.66%) Elastic Stack
4 31 (13.36%) Node.js
5 21 (9.05%) Spring
6 19 (8.19%) TensorFlow
7 18 (7.76%) Kafka
7 18 (7.76%) scikit-learn
8 13 (5.60%) GraphQL
9 11 (4.74%) Web Services
9 11 (4.74%) XML
10 10 (4.31%) Apollo GraphQL
10 10 (4.31%) JSON
10 10 (4.31%) PyTorch
10 10 (4.31%) SOAP
11 9 (3.88%) Spring Boot
12 8 (3.45%) MXNet
12 8 (3.45%) React
12 8 (3.45%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.31%) Enterprise Software
1 10 (4.31%) Industrial Internet of Things
1 10 (4.31%) Robotics
2 6 (2.59%) Data Centre
2 6 (2.59%) Public Cloud
2 6 (2.59%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (2.16%) Cloud Native
4 4 (1.72%) Derivative
4 4 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (1.72%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.29%) Hedge funds
5 3 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.43%) Acoustics
6 1 (0.43%) Blog
6 1 (0.43%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.43%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 75 (32.33%) Linux
2 44 (18.97%) CentOS
3 23 (9.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (6.90%) Ubuntu
5 12 (5.17%) Windows
6 10 (4.31%) Unix
7 3 (1.29%) Mesosphere
8 2 (0.86%) AIX
8 2 (0.86%) Debian
8 2 (0.86%) Solaris
8 2 (0.86%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (67.67%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (60.78%) Configuration Management
3 109 (46.98%) Continuous Integration
4 108 (46.55%) Software Engineering
5 93 (40.09%) DevOps
6 79 (34.05%) Artificial Intelligence
7 76 (32.76%) Microservices
8 70 (30.17%) Analytics
9 68 (29.31%) Data Science
10 62 (26.72%) Open Source
11 61 (26.29%) Data Engineering
12 59 (25.43%) Project Management
13 53 (22.84%) Scrum
14 51 (21.98%) Test Automation
15 49 (21.12%) Data Munging
15 49 (21.12%) High Availability
15 49 (21.12%) Unit Testing
16 48 (20.69%) Translating Business Requirements
17 43 (18.53%) ETL
18 42 (18.10%) Data Pipeline
Programming Languages
1 168 (72.41%) Python
2 97 (41.81%) SQL
3 71 (30.60%) Java
4 52 (22.41%) Ruby
5 47 (20.26%) Go
6 38 (16.38%) JavaScript
7 29 (12.50%) Bash Shell
8 18 (7.76%) PowerShell
9 14 (6.03%) PHP
10 10 (4.31%) C#
10 10 (4.31%) C++
11 8 (3.45%) R
12 7 (3.02%) Perl
13 6 (2.59%) Groovy
14 3 (1.29%) Kotlin
14 3 (1.29%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.86%) Jython
15 2 (0.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (12.93%) Security Cleared
2 25 (10.78%) SC Cleared
3 21 (9.05%) AWS Certification
4 12 (5.17%) RHCE
4 12 (5.17%) RHCSA
5 8 (3.45%) Degree
6 5 (2.16%) PhD
7 3 (1.29%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.86%) OCP
8 2 (0.86%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.43%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 227 (97.84%) Docker
2 50 (21.55%) VirtualBox
3 6 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.72%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.86%) Firmware
7 1 (0.43%) Ceph
7 1 (0.43%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 226 (97.41%) Kubernetes
2 154 (66.38%) Ansible
3 146 (62.93%) Terraform
4 109 (46.98%) Puppet
5 79 (34.05%) Opscode Chef
6 56 (24.14%) Consul
6 56 (24.14%) Packer
7 46 (19.83%) Grafana
8 41 (17.67%) Graphite
9 31 (13.36%) Nagios
10 30 (12.93%) Prometheus
11 21 (9.05%) Salt
12 18 (7.76%) Opsview
12 18 (7.76%) ZABBIX
13 9 (3.88%) Rundeck
14 5 (2.16%) logstash
14 5 (2.16%) Mesos
15 2 (0.86%) Graylog
15 2 (0.86%) HAProxy
15 2 (0.86%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 64 (27.59%) Google
2 50 (21.55%) Cloudera
2 50 (21.55%) Hortonworks
3 42 (18.10%) IBM
4 41 (17.67%) Informatica
4 41 (17.67%) Talend
5 37 (15.95%) Red Hat
6 23 (9.91%) Microsoft
7 11 (4.74%) VMware
8 10 (4.31%) Autodesk
8 10 (4.31%) Oracle
9 8 (3.45%) Databricks
9 8 (3.45%) Dataiku
10 6 (2.59%) SaltStack
11 5 (2.16%) Sitecore
12 4 (1.72%) Atlassian
12 4 (1.72%) New Relic
12 4 (1.72%) Splunk
13 3 (1.29%) 3PAR
13 3 (1.29%) F5