Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat OpenShift
UK
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 629 767 1037
Rank change year-on-year +138 +270 +145
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 521 445 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.26% 0.088%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.26% 1.09% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 308 245 106
UK median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +17.39% -17.86%
10th Percentile £43,750 £45,000 £36,875
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £71,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £54,000 £53,250 £51,500
% change year-on-year +1.41% +3.40% -20.77%

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 41,245 40,791 27,636
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.43% 23.46% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 33,253 33,242 23,117
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% -2.22%

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 25 May 2019.

Salary histogram for OpenShift in the UK

OpenShift
Top 15 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 25 May 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 +131 506 £65,000 -3.70% 37
London +106 296 £72,500 -3.33% 26
UK excluding London +63 198 £54,000 +1.41% 12
South East +45 55 £60,000 - 2
North of England +24 53 £45,000 -18.18% 1
North West +8 42 £45,000 -18.18%
East of England +78 35 £58,750 - 2
South West +43 33 £50,000 - 5
Midlands +36 14 £68,750 +27.91% 1
East Midlands +47 10 £77,500 +29.17% 1
Yorkshire +27 10 £40,000 -48.05%
Scotland +12 7 £49,750 +4.74% 1
West Midlands +19 4 £45,000 -5.26%
North East - 1 £42,500 - 1
Northern Ireland - 1 £62,500 -

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 375 (71.98%) Docker
2 361 (69.29%) Amazon AWS
3 354 (67.95%) Kubernetes
4 345 (66.22%) Java
5 308 (59.12%) DevOps
6 306 (58.73%) Agile Software Development
7 241 (46.26%) Ansible
8 219 (42.03%) Microservices
9 192 (36.85%) Microsoft Azure
10 168 (32.25%) Jenkins
11 166 (31.86%) Python
12 157 (30.13%) Linux
13 151 (28.98%) Spring
14 140 (26.87%) JavaScript
15 137 (26.30%) Puppet
16 132 (25.34%) Software Engineering
17 129 (24.76%) Opscode Chef
18 126 (24.18%) Terraform
19 123 (23.61%) Continuous Integration
20 120 (23.03%) SQL
21 118 (22.65%) Red Hat
22 106 (20.35%) Finance
23 100 (19.19%) Spring Boot
24 99 (19.00%) Node.js
25 97 (18.62%) TDD
26 94 (18.04%) AngularJS
27 93 (17.85%) Continuous Delivery
28 90 (17.27%) Deployment Automation
28 90 (17.27%) Git (software)
29 89 (17.08%) PaaS

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 58 (11.13%) Confluence
1 58 (11.13%) JBoss
2 51 (9.79%) OpenStack
3 49 (9.40%) WebLogic
4 47 (9.02%) Tomcat
5 37 (7.10%) Cloud Foundry
6 33 (6.33%) WebSphere
7 23 (4.41%) Elasticsearch
8 18 (3.45%) Apache
9 15 (2.88%) Apache Spark
10 10 (1.92%) Skype for Business
11 9 (1.73%) Mule
11 9 (1.73%) SharePoint
12 8 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 8 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (0.96%) nginx
13 5 (0.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 4 (0.77%) Mule ESB
15 3 (0.58%) Anypoint
16 2 (0.38%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (0.96%) HipChat
2 1 (0.19%) InVision
2 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.19%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 50 (9.60%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (0.96%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 361 (69.29%) Amazon AWS
2 192 (36.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 89 (17.08%) PaaS
4 70 (13.44%) Serverless
5 56 (10.75%) Google Cloud Platform
6 38 (7.29%) GitHub
7 36 (6.91%) SaaS
8 34 (6.53%) Amazon EC2
9 33 (6.33%) AWS Lambda
10 28 (5.37%) Amazon SQS
10 28 (5.37%) AWS CloudFormation
11 26 (4.99%) Amazon S3
12 25 (4.80%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 25 (4.80%) IBM Cloud
13 18 (3.45%) Office 365
14 17 (3.26%) IaaS
15 15 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
16 11 (2.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 9 (1.73%) CloudBees
17 9 (1.73%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 55 (10.56%) Firewall
2 33 (6.33%) TCP/IP
3 21 (4.03%) VPN
4 16 (3.07%) WAN
5 14 (2.69%) Internet
5 14 (2.69%) LAN
5 14 (2.69%) SAN
6 12 (2.30%) MPLS
7 11 (2.11%) Network Security
8 10 (1.92%) Skype
8 10 (1.92%) VLAN
8 10 (1.92%) WLAN
9 9 (1.73%) BIG-IP
9 9 (1.73%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (1.73%) FabricPath
10 7 (1.34%) DNS
10 7 (1.34%) Software-Defined Networking
11 5 (0.96%) AMQP
11 5 (0.96%) HTTPS
11 5 (0.96%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (12.09%) Amazon RDS
2 57 (10.94%) MySQL
2 57 (10.94%) Relational Database
3 47 (9.02%) SQL Server
4 43 (8.25%) Big Data
5 39 (7.49%) Apache Cassandra
6 36 (6.91%) RDBMS
7 31 (5.95%) MongoDB
7 31 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
8 30 (5.76%) NoSQL
9 27 (5.18%) SQL Server 2005
9 27 (5.18%) SQL Server 2008
9 27 (5.18%) SQL Server 2012
10 26 (4.99%) Amazon Redshift
11 23 (4.41%) Hadoop
12 12 (2.30%) Neo4j
13 8 (1.54%) MariaDB
14 7 (1.34%) HBase
15 6 (1.15%) InfluxDB
15 6 (1.15%) Redis
Development Applications
1 168 (32.25%) Jenkins
2 90 (17.27%) Git (software)
3 86 (16.51%) JIRA
4 67 (12.86%) Maven
5 44 (8.45%) GitLab
6 42 (8.06%) Sonatype Nexus
7 37 (7.10%) SonarQube
8 34 (6.53%) Artifactory
9 31 (5.95%) Selenium
10 30 (5.76%) Bitbucket
11 22 (4.22%) Ant
11 22 (4.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 22 (4.22%) Cucumber
12 20 (3.84%) Gradle
12 20 (3.84%) TeamCity
13 19 (3.65%) Subversion
14 16 (3.07%) CA Release Automation
15 15 (2.88%) JMeter
16 13 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
17 12 (2.30%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 106 (20.35%) Finance
2 30 (5.76%) Banking
3 10 (1.92%) Front Office
3 10 (1.92%) Investment Banking
4 6 (1.15%) Legal
4 6 (1.15%) Telecoms
5 5 (0.96%) Retail
6 4 (0.77%) Financial Institution
6 4 (0.77%) Law
7 3 (0.58%) Advertising
7 3 (0.58%) Back Office
8 2 (0.38%) Electronics
8 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.19%) French Language
9 1 (0.19%) German Language
9 1 (0.19%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 139 (26.68%) Developer
2 104 (19.96%) DevOps Engineer
3 76 (14.59%) Java Developer
4 67 (12.86%) Architect
5 59 (11.32%) Software Engineer
6 57 (10.94%) AWS Engineer
7 48 (9.21%) Java Engineer
8 38 (7.29%) Consultant
9 37 (7.10%) Linux Engineer
10 36 (6.91%) Cloud Engineer
11 34 (6.53%) Java Software Engineer
11 34 (6.53%) JavaScript Developer
11 34 (6.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 33 (6.33%) Angular Developer
12 33 (6.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 29 (5.57%) Site Reliability Engineer
13 29 (5.57%) Solutions Architect
14 26 (4.99%) AWS Software Engineer
14 26 (4.99%) JavaScript Engineer
15 25 (4.80%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (28.98%) Spring
2 100 (19.19%) Spring Boot
3 99 (19.00%) Node.js
4 94 (18.04%) AngularJS
5 87 (16.70%) Web Services
6 60 (11.52%) RESTful
7 51 (9.79%) React
8 50 (9.60%) REST
9 46 (8.83%) Vue.js
10 45 (8.64%) Kafka
11 40 (7.68%) Java EE
12 37 (7.10%) JSON
13 33 (6.33%) Akka
14 32 (6.14%) .NET
15 30 (5.76%) Apache Camel
15 30 (5.76%) J2EE
15 30 (5.76%) Play Framework
16 28 (5.37%) SOAP
17 27 (5.18%) Velocity
18 26 (4.99%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 71 (13.63%) Cloud Native
2 70 (13.44%) Public Cloud
3 67 (12.86%) Hybrid Cloud
4 62 (11.90%) Enterprise Software
5 33 (6.33%) Private Cloud
6 31 (5.95%) User Experience
7 25 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (4.61%) Data Centre
9 22 (4.22%) Self-Motivation
10 16 (3.07%) Algorithms
11 13 (2.50%) PKI
12 12 (2.30%) Blog
13 11 (2.11%) Mobile App
14 10 (1.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 8 (1.54%) Enterprise Cloud
15 8 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
15 8 (1.54%) Virtual Team
16 6 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
17 5 (0.96%) Client/Server
17 5 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 157 (30.13%) Linux
2 63 (12.09%) Windows
3 43 (8.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 43 (8.25%) Unix
4 15 (2.88%) Ubuntu
5 14 (2.69%) Windows Server
6 11 (2.11%) CentOS
7 10 (1.92%) Data ONTAP
8 9 (1.73%) SUSE
8 9 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (1.54%) Android
9 8 (1.54%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.38%) Solaris
11 1 (0.19%) AIX
11 1 (0.19%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.19%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (59.12%) DevOps
2 306 (58.73%) Agile Software Development
3 219 (42.03%) Microservices
4 132 (25.34%) Software Engineering
5 123 (23.61%) Continuous Integration
6 97 (18.62%) TDD
7 93 (17.85%) Continuous Delivery
8 90 (17.27%) Deployment Automation
9 83 (15.93%) Open Source
10 64 (12.28%) Scrum
11 57 (10.94%) Test Automation
12 55 (10.56%) Asset Management
13 54 (10.36%) Problem-Solving
14 49 (9.40%) E-Commerce
14 49 (9.40%) Technical Debt
14 49 (9.40%) Technical Leadership
15 47 (9.02%) Infrastructure as Code
16 42 (8.06%) The Twelve-Factor App
17 39 (7.49%) API Design
17 39 (7.49%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 345 (66.22%) Java
2 166 (31.86%) Python
3 140 (26.87%) JavaScript
4 120 (23.03%) SQL
5 80 (15.36%) Ruby
6 66 (12.67%) Bash Shell
7 47 (9.02%) Go
7 47 (9.02%) Perl
8 44 (8.45%) C#
8 44 (8.45%) Scala
9 36 (6.91%) PowerShell
10 27 (5.18%) C++
11 26 (4.99%) Java 8
12 21 (4.03%) PHP
13 13 (2.50%) ES6
13 13 (2.50%) Groovy
14 12 (2.30%) Lua
15 11 (2.11%) C
16 9 (1.73%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.77%) XPath
Qualifications
1 47 (9.02%) Degree
2 37 (7.10%) Security Cleared
3 17 (3.26%) CCNA
3 17 (3.26%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (3.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 15 (2.88%) Master's Degree
5 14 (2.69%) RHCE
5 14 (2.69%) SC Cleared
6 13 (2.50%) RHCSA
7 12 (2.30%) PhD
8 11 (2.11%) CCNP
9 7 (1.34%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.96%) CISSP
10 5 (0.96%) CompTIA Security+
10 5 (0.96%) GIAC
10 5 (0.96%) Linux+ Certification
10 5 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (0.96%) Network+ Certification
10 5 (0.96%) SANS
10 5 (0.96%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.72%) QA
2 17 (3.26%) Data Quality
3 13 (2.50%) SLA
4 7 (1.34%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.96%) GDPR
6 2 (0.38%) EMIR
6 2 (0.38%) MiFID
7 1 (0.19%) PSD2
System Software
1 375 (71.98%) Docker
2 32 (6.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (5.18%) Oracle RAC
4 21 (4.03%) vSphere
5 19 (3.65%) Hyper-V
6 17 (3.26%) VMware NSX
7 15 (2.88%) KVM
8 10 (1.92%) Active Directory
9 8 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (1.34%) Ceph
11 6 (1.15%) Gluster
11 6 (1.15%) NFS
12 5 (0.96%) vCloud
13 4 (0.77%) PowerDNS
14 3 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
15 2 (0.38%) Citrix Hypervisor
15 2 (0.38%) RHEV
16 1 (0.19%) Firmware
16 1 (0.19%) iptables
Systems Management
1 354 (67.95%) Kubernetes
2 241 (46.26%) Ansible
3 137 (26.30%) Puppet
4 129 (24.76%) Opscode Chef
5 126 (24.18%) Terraform
6 30 (5.76%) Nagios
7 19 (3.65%) Salt
8 16 (3.07%) Docker Swarm
9 13 (2.50%) BladeLogic
9 13 (2.50%) vRealize
10 12 (2.30%) Prometheus
11 11 (2.11%) Grafana
12 10 (1.92%) Packer
13 9 (1.73%) SCCM
13 9 (1.73%) SCOM
13 9 (1.73%) SCOrch
14 8 (1.54%) HP SiteScope
14 8 (1.54%) NetBackup
14 8 (1.54%) ZABBIX
15 7 (1.34%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 118 (22.65%) Red Hat
2 86 (16.51%) Oracle
3 59 (11.32%) WorldPay
4 46 (8.83%) VMware
5 39 (7.49%) Google
6 36 (6.91%) Microsoft
7 27 (5.18%) IBM
8 26 (4.99%) MuleSoft
9 20 (3.84%) Cisco
10 19 (3.65%) Sun
11 17 (3.26%) Splunk
12 16 (3.07%) Pega
12 16 (3.07%) Spotify
13 13 (2.50%) SAP
14 11 (2.11%) Veritas
15 10 (1.92%) SaltStack
16 9 (1.73%) F5
16 9 (1.73%) Perforce
17 7 (1.34%) NetApp
18 6 (1.15%) Atlassian