Period
to 21 August 2017

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 21 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat OpenShift
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 972 1121 1270
Rank change year-on-year +149 +149 +54
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 215 138 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.070% 0.014%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.71% 0.58% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 145 135 29
UK median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +3.70% +8.00%
10th Percentile £39,250 £58,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £107,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £70,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -21.43% -6.67% +20.00%

OpenShift is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 30106 23662 19158
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.10% 12.01% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 24697 19988 15499
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,374 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 21 August 2017.

Salary histogram for OpenShift in the UK

OpenShift
Top 11 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 21 August 2017. 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 +147 206 £60,000 -14.29% 18
UK excluding London +160 113 £55,000 -21.43% 14
London +43 97 £70,000 -6.67% 6
South East +102 45 £62,500 -10.71% 3
North of England +13 33 £50,000 -39.39% 5
North West +5 33 £50,000 -39.39% 5
South West +24 17 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Midlands +42 14 £42,500 -24.78% 2
West Midlands +21 11 £41,750 -26.11% 1
Scotland - 4 £60,000 - 2
East Midlands - 3 £56,250 - 1

For the 6 months to 21 August 2017, IT jobs citing OpenShift also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for OpenShift.

1 148 (68.84%) Docker
2 130 (60.47%) Amazon AWS
3 107 (49.77%) Linux
4 96 (44.65%) Java
5 93 (43.26%) DevOps
6 92 (42.79%) Puppet
7 90 (41.86%) Python
8 87 (40.47%) Opscode Chef
9 85 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
10 78 (36.28%) Red Hat
11 77 (35.81%) Kubernetes
12 75 (34.88%) Microsoft Azure
13 71 (33.02%) PaaS
14 70 (32.56%) Ansible
15 65 (30.23%) Jenkins
15 65 (30.23%) Continuous Integration
16 53 (24.65%) OpenStack
17 47 (21.86%) Open Source
17 47 (21.86%) Git (software)
18 46 (21.40%) Finance
19 45 (20.93%) Maven
20 44 (20.47%) Software Engineering
20 44 (20.47%) Configuration Management
21 43 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
22 40 (18.60%) TDD
22 40 (18.60%) Degree
23 38 (17.67%) Perl
24 37 (17.21%) Unix
25 36 (16.74%) Windows
25 36 (16.74%) Microservices

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 53 (24.65%) OpenStack
2 43 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 31 (14.42%) JBoss
4 20 (9.30%) Apache
5 19 (8.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 18 (8.37%) Tomcat
7 11 (5.12%) Apache Spark
8 9 (4.19%) CMS
9 8 (3.72%) Confluence
10 7 (3.26%) IBM HTTP Server
10 7 (3.26%) WebLogic
11 5 (2.33%) Alfresco
11 5 (2.33%) Drupal
11 5 (2.33%) Liferay
11 5 (2.33%) nginx
11 5 (2.33%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (3.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.47%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 130 (60.47%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (34.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 71 (33.02%) PaaS
4 27 (12.56%) Google Cloud Platform
5 19 (8.84%) IaaS
6 15 (6.98%) GitHub
7 8 (3.72%) SaaS
8 6 (2.79%) Bluemix
8 6 (2.79%) Force.com
8 6 (2.79%) Heroku
8 6 (2.79%) IBM Cloud
9 5 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (2.33%) Amazon S3
9 5 (2.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 5 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (1.86%) Apcera
10 4 (1.86%) Loggly
11 2 (0.93%) CloudBees
12 1 (0.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.47%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.44%) Internet
2 11 (5.12%) FTP
3 9 (4.19%) DNS
3 9 (4.19%) Firewall
3 9 (4.19%) HTTP
4 4 (1.86%) SAN
5 3 (1.40%) DHCP
5 3 (1.40%) IPv4
5 3 (1.40%) IPv6
5 3 (1.40%) Network Security
6 2 (0.93%) LDAP
6 2 (0.93%) VSAN
7 1 (0.47%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (13.02%) Big Data
2 27 (12.56%) MySQL
3 21 (9.77%) Hadoop
4 12 (5.58%) NoSQL
4 12 (5.58%) SQL Server
5 10 (4.65%) MongoDB
6 7 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (3.26%) Redis
7 6 (2.79%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.33%) MS Access
9 4 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.86%) Informix
9 4 (1.86%) MariaDB
10 3 (1.40%) InfluxDB
10 3 (1.40%) SQLite
11 2 (0.93%) Hazelcast
12 1 (0.47%) QlikView
12 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.47%) Squirro
Development Applications
1 65 (30.23%) Jenkins
2 47 (21.86%) Git (software)
3 45 (20.93%) Maven
4 25 (11.63%) Sonatype Nexus
5 19 (8.84%) JUnit
6 18 (8.37%) Ant
6 18 (8.37%) Subversion
7 17 (7.91%) Cucumber
7 17 (7.91%) JIRA
7 17 (7.91%) SoapUI
8 16 (7.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 16 (7.44%) IntelliJ
9 15 (6.98%) Eclipse
10 14 (6.51%) Artifactory
10 14 (6.51%) Gradle
11 12 (5.58%) Vagrant
12 11 (5.12%) Checkstyle
12 11 (5.12%) SonarQube
12 11 (5.12%) XMLUnit
13 10 (4.65%) Bitbucket
General
1 46 (21.40%) Finance
2 30 (13.95%) Banking
3 7 (3.26%) Investment Banking
3 7 (3.26%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.40%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.93%) Advertising
6 1 (0.47%) Automotive
6 1 (0.47%) Front Office
6 1 (0.47%) Legal
6 1 (0.47%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.47%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (19.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 34 (15.81%) Developer
3 29 (13.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 25 (11.63%) Java Developer
5 22 (10.23%) Architect
5 22 (10.23%) Software Engineer
6 20 (9.30%) Cloud Engineer
6 20 (9.30%) Systems Engineer
7 16 (7.44%) Linux Engineer
8 14 (6.51%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (6.05%) SOA Developer
10 11 (5.12%) Consultant
10 11 (5.12%) EAI Developer
10 11 (5.12%) Unix Engineer
11 10 (4.65%) Administrator
11 10 (4.65%) Analyst
11 10 (4.65%) Cloud Architect
11 10 (4.65%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 10 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
12 9 (4.19%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (15.35%) Web Services
2 24 (11.16%) Middleware
2 24 (11.16%) Spring
3 20 (9.30%) Hibernate
4 17 (7.91%) Drools
5 16 (7.44%) Apache Camel
6 15 (6.98%) AngularJS
6 15 (6.98%) EJB
7 14 (6.51%) EJB 3.0
7 14 (6.51%) JavaBeans
8 13 (6.05%) JMS
8 13 (6.05%) JSON
8 13 (6.05%) REST
9 12 (5.58%) JDBC
9 12 (5.58%) Kafka
10 11 (5.12%) CSS
10 11 (5.12%) HTML
10 11 (5.12%) Java EE
10 11 (5.12%) XSD
10 11 (5.12%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.95%) Computer Science
2 28 (13.02%) Public Cloud
3 17 (7.91%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (6.98%) Cloud Native
5 14 (6.51%) Data Centre
6 11 (5.12%) Clustering
7 10 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (4.19%) Fintech
9 7 (3.26%) Greenfield Project
9 7 (3.26%) Internet of Things
10 5 (2.33%) Algorithms
10 5 (2.33%) Client/Server
10 5 (2.33%) Data Structures
10 5 (2.33%) Private Cloud
11 4 (1.86%) Social Media
12 3 (1.40%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.40%) Replication
12 3 (1.40%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 107 (49.77%) Linux
2 37 (17.21%) Unix
3 36 (16.74%) Windows
4 31 (14.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (11.16%) CentOS
6 7 (3.26%) AIX
6 7 (3.26%) Ubuntu
6 7 (3.26%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.86%) Debian
8 3 (1.40%) Mesosphere
9 2 (0.93%) Solaris
10 1 (0.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (43.26%) DevOps
2 85 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (30.23%) Continuous Integration
4 47 (21.86%) Open Source
5 44 (20.47%) Configuration Management
5 44 (20.47%) Software Engineering
6 40 (18.60%) TDD
7 36 (16.74%) Microservices
8 33 (15.35%) Test Automation
9 31 (14.42%) Continuous Delivery
10 27 (12.56%) SOA
11 26 (12.09%) Stakeholder Management
12 23 (10.70%) Waterfall
13 20 (9.30%) BDD
14 17 (7.91%) Investment Management
15 16 (7.44%) High Availability
16 15 (6.98%) Migration
16 15 (6.98%) Unit Testing
16 15 (6.98%) Use Case
17 13 (6.05%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 96 (44.65%) Java
2 90 (41.86%) Python
3 38 (17.67%) Perl
4 29 (13.49%) Ruby
5 27 (12.56%) JavaScript
6 23 (10.70%) C++
6 23 (10.70%) SQL
7 22 (10.23%) Bash Shell
8 17 (7.91%) Go
9 15 (6.98%) Shell Script
10 13 (6.05%) Scala
11 12 (5.58%) PowerShell
12 11 (5.12%) PL/SQL
12 11 (5.12%) T-SQL
12 11 (5.12%) XPath
13 8 (3.72%) C
14 7 (3.26%) Jython
15 6 (2.79%) Korn
16 4 (1.86%) AWK
16 4 (1.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 40 (18.60%) Degree
2 16 (7.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (6.05%) Security Cleared
4 12 (5.58%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.86%) PhD
6 3 (1.40%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.93%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.93%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.47%) OCP
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (13.49%) QA
System Software
1 148 (68.84%) Docker
2 11 (5.12%) PowerHA
2 11 (5.12%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (4.65%) Dovecot
3 10 (4.65%) Postfix
4 6 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (2.33%) VirtualBox
6 4 (1.86%) Ceph
6 4 (1.86%) LXC
7 2 (0.93%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.93%) VMware NSX
7 2 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 92 (42.79%) Puppet
2 87 (40.47%) Opscode Chef
3 77 (35.81%) Kubernetes
4 70 (32.56%) Ansible
5 11 (5.12%) CFEngine
6 9 (4.19%) Terraform
7 8 (3.72%) Rundeck
8 7 (3.26%) Mesos
9 6 (2.79%) CloudForms
9 6 (2.79%) Ganglia
10 4 (1.86%) CA Wily
10 4 (1.86%) Galera Cluster
10 4 (1.86%) Nagios
10 4 (1.86%) Packer
11 3 (1.40%) rkt
12 2 (0.93%) Grafana
12 2 (0.93%) Kibana
12 2 (0.93%) Prometheus
12 2 (0.93%) vRealize
13 1 (0.47%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 78 (36.28%) Red Hat
2 29 (13.49%) Google
2 29 (13.49%) Oracle
3 26 (12.09%) IBM
4 16 (7.44%) VMware
5 15 (6.98%) Microsoft
5 15 (6.98%) Splunk
6 13 (6.05%) SaltStack
7 12 (5.58%) Cognizant
8 11 (5.12%) Solace
8 11 (5.12%) Sybase
8 11 (5.12%) Veritas
9 9 (4.19%) ServiceNow
10 8 (3.72%) CA
11 7 (3.26%) Apigee
11 7 (3.26%) MuleSoft
11 7 (3.26%) TIBCO
12 6 (2.79%) AppDynamics
12 6 (2.79%) RightScale
12 6 (2.79%) Tableau