Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat OpenShift
UK
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 750 1011 1150
Rank change year-on-year +261 +139 +141
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 439 193 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.11% 0.066%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.10% 0.64% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 256 133 127
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -14.29% +47.37%
10th Percentile £44,125 £38,550 £58,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £82,000 £108,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - -18.52% -3.57%

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 39,763 30,097 24,299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.93% 16.84% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 32,255 24,818 20,472
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +246 426 £62,500 +4.17% 49
London +154 235 £67,500 -1.82% 20
UK excluding London +97 194 £55,000 - 33
South East +31 65 £55,000 -12.00% 15
North of England +39 60 £55,000 +10.00% 7
North West +31 59 £55,000 +10.00% 7
East of England - 32 £45,000 - 1
South West +5 17 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Midlands +9 12 £60,000 +43.71% 2
West Midlands +32 9 £62,500 +54.32%
Scotland -10 7 £49,000 -18.33% 2
East Midlands -2 3 £60,000 +6.67% 2
Yorkshire - 1 £77,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £35,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 304 (69.25%) Docker
2 290 (66.06%) Amazon AWS
3 276 (62.87%) DevOps
4 272 (61.96%) Agile Software Development
5 259 (59.00%) Java
6 239 (54.44%) Kubernetes
7 206 (46.92%) Ansible
8 198 (45.10%) Python
9 191 (43.51%) Jenkins
10 169 (38.50%) Linux
11 154 (35.08%) Microsoft Azure
12 153 (34.85%) Red Hat
13 152 (34.62%) Microservices
14 146 (33.26%) Puppet
15 143 (32.57%) Spring
16 129 (29.38%) Ruby
17 128 (29.16%) Continuous Delivery
18 126 (28.70%) Web Services
19 122 (27.79%) Public Cloud
20 116 (26.42%) Finance
21 115 (26.20%) Opscode Chef
22 114 (25.97%) Continuous Integration
23 112 (25.51%) SQL
24 105 (23.92%) Scrum
25 97 (22.10%) Sonatype Nexus
26 95 (21.64%) TDD
27 90 (20.50%) PaaS
28 89 (20.27%) Spring Boot
29 88 (20.05%) Software Engineering
30 87 (19.82%) GitHub

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 57 (12.98%) OpenStack
2 52 (11.85%) Cloud Foundry
3 46 (10.48%) WebSphere
4 43 (9.79%) Tomcat
5 38 (8.66%) WebLogic
6 37 (8.43%) JBoss
7 26 (5.92%) Apache
8 25 (5.69%) Confluence
9 15 (3.42%) Apache Spark
10 9 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (2.05%) nginx
11 3 (0.68%) CMS
11 3 (0.68%) Jetty
12 2 (0.46%) Oracle Coherence
12 2 (0.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 2 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.23%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.23%) IIS
13 1 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 44 (10.02%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (1.14%) CSG Singleview
2 5 (1.14%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 290 (66.06%) Amazon AWS
2 154 (35.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 90 (20.50%) PaaS
4 87 (19.82%) GitHub
5 56 (12.76%) Google Cloud Platform
6 46 (10.48%) IBM Cloud
7 31 (7.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 29 (6.61%) Serverless
9 20 (4.56%) SaaS
10 18 (4.10%) CloudBees
11 17 (3.87%) IaaS
12 12 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
13 10 (2.28%) AWS CloudFormation
14 9 (2.05%) Datadog
15 5 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
16 4 (0.91%) Amazon S3
16 4 (0.91%) npm
16 4 (0.91%) NuGet
16 4 (0.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 3 (0.68%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.87%) HTTP
1 17 (3.87%) VSAN
2 14 (3.19%) Firewall
3 12 (2.73%) DNS
4 10 (2.28%) AMQP
4 10 (2.28%) TCP/IP
4 10 (2.28%) VPN
5 9 (2.05%) SMTP
6 7 (1.59%) Internet
7 3 (0.68%) 3G
7 3 (0.68%) 4G
7 3 (0.68%) Network Security
8 2 (0.46%) DHCP
8 2 (0.46%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (0.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (0.46%) IPv6
9 1 (0.23%) Broadband
9 1 (0.23%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.23%) PBX
9 1 (0.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (16.40%) Apache Cassandra
2 69 (15.72%) NoSQL
3 38 (8.66%) MySQL
4 27 (6.15%) PostgreSQL
5 26 (5.92%) Big Data
5 26 (5.92%) MongoDB
6 22 (5.01%) MariaDB
7 19 (4.33%) Hadoop
8 16 (3.64%) Amazon RDS
9 15 (3.42%) Redis
10 12 (2.73%) Relational Database
11 11 (2.51%) SQL Server
12 10 (2.28%) Data Lake
12 10 (2.28%) RDBMS
13 8 (1.82%) HBase
13 8 (1.82%) Oracle Database
14 5 (1.14%) Oracle Exadata
14 5 (1.14%) Presto
15 4 (0.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 3 (0.68%) DB2
Development Applications
1 191 (43.51%) Jenkins
2 97 (22.10%) Sonatype Nexus
3 84 (19.13%) Git (software)
4 68 (15.49%) Maven
5 43 (9.79%) Cucumber
6 35 (7.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 35 (7.97%) Bitbucket
7 33 (7.52%) Gradle
8 29 (6.61%) JIRA
9 23 (5.24%) Vagrant
10 20 (4.56%) TeamCity
11 16 (3.64%) Selenium
12 14 (3.19%) Artifactory
12 14 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (2.96%) Subversion
14 11 (2.51%) Ant
14 11 (2.51%) CF BOSH
15 9 (2.05%) GoCD
15 9 (2.05%) SonarQube
16 8 (1.82%) JMeter
General
1 116 (26.42%) Finance
2 38 (8.66%) Banking
3 33 (7.52%) Games
4 17 (3.87%) Retail
5 15 (3.42%) Law
6 13 (2.96%) Investment Banking
7 8 (1.82%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.14%) Billing
9 3 (0.68%) Advertising
9 3 (0.68%) Legal
10 2 (0.46%) Marketing
11 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.23%) Automotive
11 1 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Electronics
11 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 110 (25.06%) Developer
2 76 (17.31%) Java Developer
3 74 (16.86%) DevOps Engineer
4 39 (8.88%) Architect
5 37 (8.43%) Consultant
6 36 (8.20%) Cloud Engineer
7 35 (7.97%) Java Scala Developer
7 35 (7.97%) Scala Developer
8 33 (7.52%) Cloud Architect
8 33 (7.52%) Senior Developer
8 33 (7.52%) Senior Java Developer
9 29 (6.61%) Senior DevOps
10 27 (6.15%) Senior Java Scala Developer
10 27 (6.15%) Senior Scala Developer
11 25 (5.69%) Software Engineer
12 24 (5.47%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 21 (4.78%) Java Engineer
14 20 (4.56%) DevOps Consultant
15 17 (3.87%) Cloud Consultant
16 16 (3.64%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (32.57%) Spring
2 126 (28.70%) Web Services
3 89 (20.27%) Spring Boot
4 76 (17.31%) RESTful
5 64 (14.58%) Akka
6 63 (14.35%) AngularJS
7 59 (13.44%) Node.js
8 49 (11.16%) .NET
9 42 (9.57%) Java EE
10 32 (7.29%) .NET Framework
11 31 (7.06%) REST
12 27 (6.15%) HTML
13 25 (5.69%) Spring Cloud
14 23 (5.24%) JMS
15 22 (5.01%) LAMP
16 21 (4.78%) CSS
16 21 (4.78%) XML
17 20 (4.56%) Apache Camel
17 20 (4.56%) Middleware
18 18 (4.10%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 122 (27.79%) Public Cloud
2 55 (12.53%) Private Cloud
3 53 (12.07%) Hybrid Cloud
4 52 (11.85%) Fintech
5 51 (11.62%) Cloud Native
6 36 (8.20%) Enterprise Software
7 29 (6.61%) Computer Science
7 29 (6.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 27 (6.15%) Online Games
9 23 (5.24%) Blog
9 23 (5.24%) Self-Motivation
10 19 (4.33%) Data Centre
11 14 (3.19%) Greenfield Project
12 10 (2.28%) Linux Command Line
13 9 (2.05%) Mainframe
13 9 (2.05%) Management Information System
14 5 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (1.14%) Driving Licence
14 5 (1.14%) IVR
14 5 (1.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 169 (38.50%) Linux
2 52 (11.85%) Windows
3 37 (8.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (6.15%) Android
4 27 (6.15%) Apple iOS
5 22 (5.01%) Unix
6 14 (3.19%) CentOS
7 11 (2.51%) Solaris
8 9 (2.05%) Debian
9 5 (1.14%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (1.14%) Windows Server
10 4 (0.91%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.46%) AIX
11 2 (0.46%) SUSE
11 2 (0.46%) zOS
12 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (62.87%) DevOps
2 272 (61.96%) Agile Software Development
3 152 (34.62%) Microservices
4 128 (29.16%) Continuous Delivery
5 114 (25.97%) Continuous Integration
6 105 (23.92%) Scrum
7 95 (21.64%) TDD
8 88 (20.05%) Software Engineering
9 74 (16.86%) Configuration Management
10 65 (14.81%) E-Commerce
11 56 (12.76%) Open Source
12 48 (10.93%) The Twelve-Factor App
13 45 (10.25%) Integration Testing
14 44 (10.02%) Software Architecture
15 42 (9.57%) Deployment Automation
16 40 (9.11%) ITIL
17 37 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
18 36 (8.20%) Problem-Solving
19 34 (7.74%) Re-Platforming
20 33 (7.52%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 259 (59.00%) Java
2 198 (45.10%) Python
3 129 (29.38%) Ruby
4 112 (25.51%) SQL
5 82 (18.68%) JavaScript
6 80 (18.22%) Scala
7 57 (12.98%) Perl
8 51 (11.62%) Go
9 43 (9.79%) Bash Shell
9 43 (9.79%) C#
10 29 (6.61%) PHP
11 23 (5.24%) Groovy
11 23 (5.24%) PowerShell
12 17 (3.87%) C++
12 17 (3.87%) Shell Script
13 13 (2.96%) Java 8
14 7 (1.59%) C
15 6 (1.37%) Kotlin
15 6 (1.37%) XPath
16 3 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 43 (9.79%) Degree
2 31 (7.06%) Security Cleared
3 21 (4.78%) Master's Degree
4 7 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (1.59%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.14%) RHCE
6 3 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.46%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.46%) RHCSA
7 2 (0.46%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.23%) CISSP
8 1 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (11.39%) QA
2 33 (7.52%) GCP
3 29 (6.61%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.91%) PSD2
5 2 (0.46%) SLA
6 1 (0.23%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.23%) UCITS
System Software
1 304 (69.25%) Docker
2 50 (11.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (4.33%) VMware NSX
3 19 (4.33%) vSphere
4 8 (1.82%) Ceph
4 8 (1.82%) Postfix
5 7 (1.59%) Dovecot
6 5 (1.14%) KVM
6 5 (1.14%) oVirt
7 4 (0.91%) LXC
8 3 (0.68%) Active Directory
8 3 (0.68%) HDFS
8 3 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.23%) NFS
10 1 (0.23%) RHEV
10 1 (0.23%) Varnish
10 1 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 239 (54.44%) Kubernetes
2 206 (46.92%) Ansible
3 146 (33.26%) Puppet
4 115 (26.20%) Opscode Chef
5 61 (13.90%) Terraform
6 32 (7.29%) Salt
7 30 (6.83%) Nagios
8 18 (4.10%) vRealize
9 14 (3.19%) CloudForms
10 13 (2.96%) Rundeck
11 11 (2.51%) Consul
12 8 (1.82%) Galera Cluster
12 8 (1.82%) Kibana
12 8 (1.82%) Prometheus
13 7 (1.59%) SCOM
14 6 (1.37%) Sysdig
15 5 (1.14%) Mesos
15 5 (1.14%) Packer
15 5 (1.14%) Red Hat Satellite
15 5 (1.14%) rkt
Vendors
1 153 (34.85%) Red Hat
2 79 (18.00%) Oracle
3 77 (17.54%) VMware
4 68 (15.49%) WorldPay
5 52 (11.85%) Google
6 47 (10.71%) Splunk
7 44 (10.02%) IBM
8 32 (7.29%) Microsoft
9 22 (5.01%) AppDynamics
10 19 (4.33%) SAP
11 16 (3.64%) SaltStack
12 14 (3.19%) Atlassian
12 14 (3.19%) Qualys
13 12 (2.73%) ServiceNow
14 9 (2.05%) Ivanti
14 9 (2.05%) New Relic
15 7 (1.59%) Cognizant
15 7 (1.59%) F5
15 7 (1.59%) Scality
15 7 (1.59%) Sun