Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat OpenShift
UK
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 657 957 1141
Rank change year-on-year +300 +184 +141
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 530 243 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.13% 0.054%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.35% 0.72% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 330 161 100
UK median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.71% +3.70%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £50,625
90th Percentile £97,500 £86,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -20.00% -10.71%

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 with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 39,296 33,875 24,998
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.11% 18.76% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 31,597 27,879 21,031
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £29,900 £27,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,650 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

OpenShift
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing OpenShift as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for OpenShift in the UK

OpenShift
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for OpenShift in the UK

OpenShift
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenShift over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for OpenShift in the UK

OpenShift
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenShift within the UK over the 6 months to 15 November 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
England +289 510 £62,500 - 58
London +246 315 £70,000 -3.45% 22
UK excluding London +90 205 £52,500 +5.00% 38
South East +48 74 £55,000 -12.00% 13
North of England +23 57 £50,000 +11.11% 9
North West +24 50 £50,000 +11.11% 7
East of England +57 33 £58,750 -16.07% 5
Midlands +33 15 £55,000 +15.79% 1
Scotland +3 14 £41,000 -28.70%
South West +8 10 £55,000 +15.79% 8
West Midlands +41 9 £47,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 7 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands - 6 £63,750 -
Northern Ireland - 2 £48,750 - 2

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 with a requirement for OpenShift.

1 378 (71.32%) Docker
2 352 (66.42%) Agile Software Development
3 349 (65.85%) Amazon AWS
4 344 (64.91%) Kubernetes
5 337 (63.58%) Java
6 330 (62.26%) DevOps
7 269 (50.75%) Microservices
8 247 (46.60%) Microsoft Azure
9 229 (43.21%) Ansible
10 208 (39.25%) Spring
11 207 (39.06%) Red Hat
12 192 (36.23%) Jenkins
13 181 (34.15%) Spring Boot
14 171 (32.26%) PaaS
15 169 (31.89%) Linux
15 169 (31.89%) Python
16 158 (29.81%) Puppet
17 136 (25.66%) Scrum
18 121 (22.83%) Google Cloud Platform
19 120 (22.64%) Opscode Chef
20 118 (22.26%) Cloud Foundry
20 118 (22.26%) SQL
21 113 (21.32%) Web Services
22 112 (21.13%) Finance
23 109 (20.57%) TDD
24 105 (19.81%) Continuous Delivery
25 103 (19.43%) Software Engineering
26 101 (19.06%) Java EE
27 99 (18.68%) Cloud Native
28 98 (18.49%) Continuous Integration

OpenShift
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
1 118 (22.26%) Cloud Foundry
2 76 (14.34%) OpenStack
3 73 (13.77%) WebSphere
4 68 (12.83%) WebLogic
5 66 (12.45%) Tomcat
6 52 (9.81%) Confluence
7 32 (6.04%) JBoss
8 14 (2.64%) Apache
9 9 (1.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 7 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (0.94%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.94%) nginx
12 3 (0.57%) Oracle Coherence
12 3 (0.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 2 (0.38%) Mule
14 1 (0.19%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.19%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.19%) IIS
14 1 (0.19%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.19%) HipChat
1 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 37 (6.98%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.19%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.19%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 349 (65.85%) Amazon AWS
2 247 (46.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 171 (32.26%) PaaS
4 121 (22.83%) Google Cloud Platform
5 91 (17.17%) IBM Cloud
6 80 (15.09%) GitHub
7 44 (8.30%) Serverless
8 33 (6.23%) IaaS
9 31 (5.85%) Cloud Computing
10 24 (4.53%) AWS CloudFormation
11 15 (2.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 14 (2.64%) NuGet
13 13 (2.45%) CloudBees
14 12 (2.26%) npm
15 7 (1.32%) iPaaS
16 6 (1.13%) Apigee
16 6 (1.13%) Google Compute Engine
16 6 (1.13%) Office 365
16 6 (1.13%) SaaS
17 4 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.66%) Firewall
2 10 (1.89%) SAN
3 6 (1.13%) Internet
3 6 (1.13%) WAN
4 5 (0.94%) AMQP
4 5 (0.94%) DNS
4 5 (0.94%) HTTP
4 5 (0.94%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.75%) DHCP
5 4 (0.75%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (0.75%) IPv6
5 4 (0.75%) NAS
5 4 (0.75%) PBX
5 4 (0.75%) VPN
5 4 (0.75%) VSAN
5 4 (0.75%) Wireless
6 3 (0.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (0.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (0.57%) FTP
6 3 (0.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (11.32%) NoSQL
2 47 (8.87%) Apache Cassandra
3 39 (7.36%) Relational Database
4 38 (7.17%) MongoDB
5 36 (6.79%) PostgreSQL
6 32 (6.04%) Amazon RDS
7 31 (5.85%) MySQL
8 23 (4.34%) SQL Server
9 19 (3.58%) RDBMS
10 9 (1.70%) Big Data
11 7 (1.32%) MariaDB
12 6 (1.13%) Hadoop
12 6 (1.13%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.94%) Hazelcast
14 4 (0.75%) Apache Hive
14 4 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
15 3 (0.57%) Blockchain
15 3 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (0.57%) Oracle Database 12c
15 3 (0.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 192 (36.23%) Jenkins
2 90 (16.98%) Git (software)
3 78 (14.72%) Maven
4 65 (12.26%) Sonatype Nexus
5 55 (10.38%) JIRA
6 43 (8.11%) Subversion
7 40 (7.55%) Selenium
8 38 (7.17%) SonarQube
9 34 (6.42%) Cucumber
9 34 (6.42%) Vagrant
10 30 (5.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 29 (5.47%) Bitbucket
12 17 (3.21%) Ant
12 17 (3.21%) TeamCity
13 12 (2.26%) GitLab
14 11 (2.08%) Visual Studio
15 10 (1.89%) Artifactory
15 10 (1.89%) NUnit
15 10 (1.89%) SpecFlow
15 10 (1.89%) WebStorm
General
1 112 (21.13%) Finance
2 42 (7.92%) Banking
3 20 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 17 (3.21%) Investment Banking
5 16 (3.02%) Advertising
5 16 (3.02%) Law
6 11 (2.08%) Financial Institution
7 10 (1.89%) Retail
8 8 (1.51%) Marketing
8 8 (1.51%) Retail Banking
9 5 (0.94%) Games
10 4 (0.75%) Legal
10 4 (0.75%) Retail Finance
11 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.19%) Billing
12 1 (0.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 144 (27.17%) Developer
2 103 (19.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 102 (19.25%) Architect
4 95 (17.92%) Java Developer
5 59 (11.13%) Cloud Architect
6 46 (8.68%) Cloud Native Architect
7 37 (6.98%) Software Engineer
8 35 (6.60%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 33 (6.23%) Cloud Engineer
9 33 (6.23%) Platform Engineer
10 32 (6.04%) Cloud Developer
11 28 (5.28%) Java Architect
12 27 (5.09%) AWS Developer
12 27 (5.09%) Technical Architect
13 25 (4.72%) Senior DevOps
14 24 (4.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 23 (4.34%) Java Technical Architect
16 22 (4.15%) AWS Architect
16 22 (4.15%) AWS Engineer
16 22 (4.15%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (39.25%) Spring
2 181 (34.15%) Spring Boot
3 113 (21.32%) Web Services
4 101 (19.06%) Java EE
5 83 (15.66%) RESTful
6 60 (11.32%) Node.js
7 59 (11.13%) Spring Cloud
8 55 (10.38%) AngularJS
9 46 (8.68%) HTML
10 44 (8.30%) CSS
11 39 (7.36%) Apache Camel
12 38 (7.17%) REST
13 35 (6.60%) HTML5
14 34 (6.42%) XML
15 33 (6.23%) .NET
16 31 (5.85%) Akka
17 30 (5.66%) JSON
18 28 (5.28%) SOAP
19 25 (4.72%) Play Framework
20 22 (4.15%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 99 (18.68%) Cloud Native
2 88 (16.60%) Hybrid Cloud
3 76 (14.34%) Public Cloud
4 55 (10.38%) Fintech
5 46 (8.68%) Computer Science
6 43 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
7 38 (7.17%) Self-Motivation
8 28 (5.28%) Blog
9 21 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (3.96%) User Experience
10 15 (2.83%) Linux Command Line
11 14 (2.64%) Greenfield Project
12 13 (2.45%) Management Information System
13 9 (1.70%) Client/Server
13 9 (1.70%) Private Cloud
14 8 (1.51%) Data Centre
14 8 (1.51%) Enterprise Storage
14 8 (1.51%) Mobile App
15 7 (1.32%) Mainframe
16 6 (1.13%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 169 (31.89%) Linux
2 70 (13.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 47 (8.87%) Windows
4 19 (3.58%) Unix
5 10 (1.89%) CentOS
6 7 (1.32%) Android
6 7 (1.32%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.94%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.75%) Debian
8 4 (0.75%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.38%) Solaris
9 2 (0.38%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.19%) AIX
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (66.42%) Agile Software Development
2 330 (62.26%) DevOps
3 269 (50.75%) Microservices
4 136 (25.66%) Scrum
5 109 (20.57%) TDD
6 105 (19.81%) Continuous Delivery
7 103 (19.43%) Software Engineering
8 98 (18.49%) Continuous Integration
9 97 (18.30%) Configuration Management
10 93 (17.55%) The Twelve-Factor App
11 77 (14.53%) Re-Platforming
12 73 (13.77%) Domain-Driven Design
13 68 (12.83%) Open Source
14 64 (12.08%) Test Automation
15 55 (10.38%) Problem-Solving
16 39 (7.36%) Deployment Automation
17 36 (6.79%) E-Commerce
18 35 (6.60%) Migration
19 34 (6.42%) BDD
20 32 (6.04%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 337 (63.58%) Java
2 169 (31.89%) Python
3 118 (22.26%) SQL
4 94 (17.74%) JavaScript
5 77 (14.53%) Ruby
6 58 (10.94%) Go
7 56 (10.57%) Bash Shell
8 52 (9.81%) C#
8 52 (9.81%) Perl
9 42 (7.92%) Scala
10 21 (3.96%) Java 8
11 17 (3.21%) PHP
11 17 (3.21%) PowerShell
12 14 (2.64%) Groovy
12 14 (2.64%) Shell Script
13 13 (2.45%) PL/SQL
14 10 (1.89%) C++
15 9 (1.70%) XPath
16 6 (1.13%) C
17 3 (0.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (11.51%) Degree
2 31 (5.85%) Master's Degree
3 26 (4.91%) Security Cleared
4 25 (4.72%) RHCE
5 14 (2.64%) RHCSA
6 6 (1.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (1.13%) OCP
6 6 (1.13%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (0.75%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (0.38%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.38%) PhD
9 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.19%) CISSP
9 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.19%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (11.89%) QA
2 3 (0.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.19%) EMIR
3 1 (0.19%) GDPR
3 1 (0.19%) MiFID
3 1 (0.19%) PMO
3 1 (0.19%) PSD2
3 1 (0.19%) UCITS
System Software
1 378 (71.32%) Docker
2 61 (11.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (3.77%) vSphere
4 17 (3.21%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (2.26%) KVM
6 8 (1.51%) oVirt
7 5 (0.94%) Active Directory
7 5 (0.94%) VMware NSX
8 4 (0.75%) etcd
8 4 (0.75%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.75%) LXC
8 4 (0.75%) pfSense
8 4 (0.75%) RHEV
8 4 (0.75%) SkyDNS
8 4 (0.75%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.57%) Ceph
10 2 (0.38%) GlusterFS
10 2 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.19%) Varnish
11 1 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 344 (64.91%) Kubernetes
2 229 (43.21%) Ansible
3 158 (29.81%) Puppet
4 120 (22.64%) Opscode Chef
5 79 (14.91%) Terraform
6 34 (6.42%) Salt
7 23 (4.34%) Packer
8 20 (3.77%) vRealize
9 14 (2.64%) vCenter Server
10 13 (2.45%) Docker Swarm
10 13 (2.45%) Nagios
10 13 (2.45%) Sysdig
11 11 (2.08%) Consul
11 11 (2.08%) Prometheus
11 11 (2.08%) rkt
12 9 (1.70%) Mesos
13 7 (1.32%) SCOM
14 5 (0.94%) Grafana
14 5 (0.94%) Graphite
14 5 (0.94%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 207 (39.06%) Red Hat
2 97 (18.30%) Google
3 86 (16.23%) IBM
4 80 (15.09%) Oracle
5 76 (14.34%) VMware
6 52 (9.81%) WorldPay
7 47 (8.87%) SAP
8 33 (6.23%) Splunk
9 30 (5.66%) Microsoft
10 26 (4.91%) Atlassian
11 21 (3.96%) AppDynamics
12 14 (2.64%) SaltStack
13 12 (2.26%) Cognizant
13 12 (2.26%) Palo Alto
14 11 (2.08%) MuleSoft
15 9 (1.70%) Intapp
15 9 (1.70%) Solace
16 8 (1.51%) ServiceNow
17 6 (1.13%) Qualys
17 6 (1.13%) Veritas