Period
to 12 December 2019

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 12 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat OpenShift
UK
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 534 666 927
Rank change year-on-year +132 +261 +225
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 626 532 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.33% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.43% 1.30% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 396 340 173
UK median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -3.85% -7.14%
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £39,000
90th Percentile £133,750 £97,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -18.37%

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 43,914 40,943 35,928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.99% 25.67% 20.03%
Number of salaries quoted 35,831 32,795 29,619
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.84% +2.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 12 December 2019.

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 12 December 2019. 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 +124 595 £70,000 +12.00% 71
London +158 419 £80,000 +14.29% 43
UK excluding London +29 185 £55,000 +4.76% 32
South West +76 72 £55,000 - 9
South East +8 32 £62,500 +13.64% 11
Midlands +53 27 £47,500 -13.64% 1
East Midlands +34 23 £47,500 -25.49%
East of England +41 15 £58,750 -9.62% 4
Scotland +20 15 £63,800 +26.34% 4
North of England +1 14 £62,500 +25.00% 2
Wales - 12 £55,000 - 1
Yorkshire +24 11 £62,500 +47.06% 1
West Midlands +24 4 £50,000 +5.26% 1
North West -22 3 - - 1

For the 6 months to 12 December 2019, 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.

1 491 (78.43%) Docker
2 457 (73.00%) Kubernetes
3 393 (62.78%) AWS
4 347 (55.43%) DevOps
4 347 (55.43%) Agile Software Development
5 322 (51.44%) Java
6 251 (40.10%) Ansible
7 249 (39.78%) Python
8 222 (35.46%) Microservices
9 219 (34.98%) Terraform
10 212 (33.87%) Software Engineering
11 187 (29.87%) Linux
12 176 (28.12%) Azure
13 171 (27.32%) Finance
14 160 (25.56%) Spring
15 148 (23.64%) Web Services
16 140 (22.36%) JavaScript
17 139 (22.20%) Puppet
18 132 (21.09%) TDD
19 131 (20.93%) Jenkins
20 123 (19.65%) Greenfield Project
21 114 (18.21%) Red Hat
22 110 (17.57%) Public Cloud
22 110 (17.57%) Amazon RDS
23 108 (17.25%) AWS CloudFormation
24 105 (16.77%) Opscode Chef
25 100 (15.97%) Scrum
26 99 (15.81%) Node.js
27 98 (15.65%) Front Office
27 98 (15.65%) JIRA

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 67 (10.70%) Confluence
2 42 (6.71%) Apache Spark
2 42 (6.71%) OpenStack
3 39 (6.23%) Cloud Foundry
4 37 (5.91%) Elasticsearch
5 35 (5.59%) JBoss
6 29 (4.63%) Tomcat
7 20 (3.19%) WebSphere
8 14 (2.24%) Skype for Business
9 13 (2.08%) WebLogic
10 8 (1.28%) Apache
11 5 (0.80%) nginx
12 3 (0.48%) WildFly
13 2 (0.32%) Anypoint
13 2 (0.32%) Mule
13 2 (0.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 2 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.32%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.16%) iPlanet
14 1 (0.16%) Liferay
Applications
1 6 (0.96%) Chatbot
2 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 59 (9.42%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.32%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.32%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.16%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
3 1 (0.16%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 393 (62.78%) AWS
2 176 (28.12%) Azure
3 108 (17.25%) AWS CloudFormation
4 92 (14.70%) Serverless
5 84 (13.42%) Amazon S3
6 83 (13.26%) Amazon ECS
6 83 (13.26%) GCP
7 82 (13.10%) Amazon EC2
8 79 (12.62%) AWS Lambda
9 62 (9.90%) Amazon SQS
10 49 (7.83%) PaaS
11 42 (6.71%) GitHub
12 33 (5.27%) SaaS
13 27 (4.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 25 (3.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 22 (3.51%) Amazon EKS
16 21 (3.35%) Slack
17 18 (2.88%) IaaS
18 17 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
19 14 (2.24%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 43 (6.87%) Firewall
2 38 (6.07%) TCP/IP
3 26 (4.15%) VPN
4 24 (3.83%) HTTPS
5 23 (3.67%) Internet
6 14 (2.24%) LAN
6 14 (2.24%) MPLS
6 14 (2.24%) Network Security
6 14 (2.24%) Skype
6 14 (2.24%) WAN
6 14 (2.24%) WLAN
7 6 (0.96%) DNS
8 4 (0.64%) HTTP
9 3 (0.48%) Software-Defined Networking
10 2 (0.32%) BIG-IP
10 2 (0.32%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (0.32%) DMZ
10 2 (0.32%) FabricPath
10 2 (0.32%) VLAN
11 1 (0.16%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (17.57%) Amazon RDS
2 59 (9.42%) Amazon Redshift
3 55 (8.79%) Big Data
4 40 (6.39%) Apache Cassandra
5 38 (6.07%) Relational Database
6 36 (5.75%) MySQL
7 31 (4.95%) NoSQL
7 31 (4.95%) SQL Server
8 28 (4.47%) PostgreSQL
9 22 (3.51%) RDBMS
10 16 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
10 16 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
10 16 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (2.24%) Hadoop
12 13 (2.08%) MongoDB
13 12 (1.92%) MariaDB
14 8 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.64%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.64%) Oracle Exadata
15 4 (0.64%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 131 (20.93%) Jenkins
2 98 (15.65%) JIRA
3 95 (15.18%) Artifactory
4 91 (14.54%) Git (software)
5 71 (11.34%) Bitbucket
6 38 (6.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 37 (5.91%) JMeter
7 37 (5.91%) Selenium
8 31 (4.95%) Maven
9 30 (4.79%) TeamCity
10 29 (4.63%) RStudio
11 23 (3.67%) GitLab
12 22 (3.51%) git-flow
13 21 (3.35%) GoCD
14 18 (2.88%) Cucumber
15 17 (2.72%) CircleCI
15 17 (2.72%) Travis CI
16 15 (2.40%) Octopus Deploy
17 14 (2.24%) Sonatype Nexus
17 14 (2.24%) Spinnaker
General
1 171 (27.32%) Finance
2 98 (15.65%) Front Office
3 60 (9.58%) Banking
4 35 (5.59%) Retail
5 23 (3.67%) Games
6 10 (1.60%) Investment Banking
7 5 (0.80%) Automotive
7 5 (0.80%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.32%) Environmental Health
8 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.32%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.16%) Back Office
9 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 173 (27.64%) Developer
2 113 (18.05%) AWS Engineer
3 108 (17.25%) Cloud Engineer
4 95 (15.18%) Software Engineer
5 82 (13.10%) DevOps Engineer
6 75 (11.98%) Java Developer
7 67 (10.70%) AWS Software Engineer
8 62 (9.90%) Senior Software Engineer
9 57 (9.11%) Architect
10 56 (8.95%) AWS Developer
11 55 (8.79%) Senior Developer
12 48 (7.67%) Consultant
13 42 (6.71%) Python Engineer
14 38 (6.07%) Java Engineer
15 35 (5.59%) Java Software Engineer
16 34 (5.43%) Senior Software Developer
17 33 (5.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
17 33 (5.27%) Python Developer
17 33 (5.27%) Python Software Engineer
17 33 (5.27%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (25.56%) Spring
2 148 (23.64%) Web Services
3 99 (15.81%) Node.js
4 97 (15.50%) AngularJS
5 86 (13.74%) RESTful
6 82 (13.10%) Spring Boot
7 79 (12.62%) React
8 73 (11.66%) Kafka
9 67 (10.70%) .NET
10 59 (9.42%) JSON
11 49 (7.83%) REST
12 48 (7.67%) J2EE
13 41 (6.55%) J2SE
14 38 (6.07%) Akka
14 38 (6.07%) Middleware
15 34 (5.43%) Play Framework
16 32 (5.11%) HTML
17 30 (4.79%) CSS
17 30 (4.79%) Vue.js
18 25 (3.99%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 123 (19.65%) Greenfield Project
2 110 (17.57%) Public Cloud
3 84 (13.42%) Fixed Income
4 69 (11.02%) Hybrid Cloud
5 40 (6.39%) Cloud Native
6 31 (4.95%) Linux Command Line
7 30 (4.79%) Blog
7 30 (4.79%) Derivative
8 23 (3.67%) PKI
9 21 (3.35%) Private Cloud
10 20 (3.19%) Data Centre
10 20 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
11 19 (3.04%) User Experience
12 14 (2.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 14 (2.24%) Equities
12 14 (2.24%) Equity Derivative
13 13 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (1.76%) Cybercrime
14 11 (1.76%) Self-Motivation
15 10 (1.60%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 187 (29.87%) Linux
2 72 (11.50%) Windows
3 59 (9.42%) Unix
4 58 (9.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (4.15%) Android
5 26 (4.15%) Apple iOS
5 26 (4.15%) Windows Server
6 14 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.44%) CentOS
8 7 (1.12%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.96%) Debian
10 5 (0.80%) SUSE
11 4 (0.64%) Solaris
12 2 (0.32%) Amazon Linux
12 2 (0.32%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.16%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (55.43%) Agile Software Development
1 347 (55.43%) DevOps
2 222 (35.46%) Microservices
3 212 (33.87%) Software Engineering
4 132 (21.09%) TDD
5 100 (15.97%) Scrum
6 94 (15.02%) Asset Management
6 94 (15.02%) Technical Leadership
7 81 (12.94%) Infrastructure as Code
8 79 (12.62%) Decision-Making
9 78 (12.46%) Continuous Delivery
10 74 (11.82%) Architectural Design
10 74 (11.82%) E-Commerce
11 71 (11.34%) Mentoring
11 71 (11.34%) Test Automation
12 61 (9.74%) API Design
12 61 (9.74%) Technical Debt
13 59 (9.42%) Continuous Integration
14 54 (8.63%) BDD
15 46 (7.35%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 322 (51.44%) Java
2 249 (39.78%) Python
3 140 (22.36%) JavaScript
4 97 (15.50%) Ruby
5 82 (13.10%) Bash Shell
5 82 (13.10%) R
6 77 (12.30%) SQL
7 59 (9.42%) Scala
8 55 (8.79%) Go
9 50 (7.99%) PowerShell
10 46 (7.35%) Perl
11 34 (5.43%) C
12 30 (4.79%) C#
13 23 (3.67%) C++
14 14 (2.24%) Java 8
15 13 (2.08%) PHP
15 13 (2.08%) Shell Script
16 8 (1.28%) JSX
16 8 (1.28%) PHP 7
17 7 (1.12%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 55 (8.79%) Degree
2 47 (7.51%) Security Cleared
3 35 (5.59%) CCNA
3 35 (5.59%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (4.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (3.35%) CISSP
5 21 (3.35%) CompTIA Security+
5 21 (3.35%) GIAC
5 21 (3.35%) Linux+ Certification
5 21 (3.35%) MCSE
5 21 (3.35%) Network+ Certification
5 21 (3.35%) SANS
5 21 (3.35%) SSCP
6 17 (2.72%) SC Cleared
7 14 (2.24%) CCNP
8 10 (1.60%) RHCE
9 9 (1.44%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.80%) MCSA
11 4 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
12 2 (0.32%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (7.35%) QA
2 13 (2.08%) GDPR
3 3 (0.48%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 491 (78.43%) Docker
2 19 (3.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
4 13 (2.08%) LXC
5 11 (1.76%) KVM
6 9 (1.44%) Ceph
7 8 (1.28%) HDFS
8 7 (1.12%) oVirt
9 6 (0.96%) Hyper-V
10 4 (0.64%) Dovecot
10 4 (0.64%) Postfix
10 4 (0.64%) VMware NSX
10 4 (0.64%) vSphere
11 3 (0.48%) Active Directory
12 2 (0.32%) Gluster
13 1 (0.16%) OpenAM
13 1 (0.16%) zsh
Systems Management
1 457 (73.00%) Kubernetes
2 251 (40.10%) Ansible
3 219 (34.98%) Terraform
4 139 (22.20%) Puppet
5 105 (16.77%) Opscode Chef
6 26 (4.15%) Packer
7 21 (3.35%) HP SiteScope
7 21 (3.35%) Istio
7 21 (3.35%) Nagios
7 21 (3.35%) ZABBIX
8 12 (1.92%) Red Hat Satellite
9 9 (1.44%) Docker Swarm
10 8 (1.28%) Salt
11 7 (1.12%) Prometheus
12 5 (0.80%) BMC PATROL
12 5 (0.80%) Tivoli
13 4 (0.64%) Galera Cluster
13 4 (0.64%) Grafana
13 4 (0.64%) Kibana
13 4 (0.64%) Mesos
Vendors
1 114 (18.21%) Red Hat
2 93 (14.86%) WorldPay
3 78 (12.46%) Oracle
4 77 (12.30%) Google
5 38 (6.07%) Microsoft
6 31 (4.95%) FIS
7 25 (3.99%) SaltStack
7 25 (3.99%) Spotify
8 22 (3.51%) VMware
9 21 (3.35%) Perforce
10 19 (3.04%) MuleSoft
11 16 (2.56%) Sun
11 16 (2.56%) TIBCO
12 14 (2.24%) Dell
13 13 (2.08%) Talend
14 8 (1.28%) SAP
15 7 (1.12%) JDA
16 6 (0.96%) IBM
16 6 (0.96%) Splunk
16 6 (0.96%) Veracode