Period
to 27 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Rancher skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Rancher over the 6 months to 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rancher
UK
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 909 673 892
Rank change year-on-year -236 +219 +164
Permanent jobs citing Rancher 142 37 185
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.075% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.67% 0.45% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 100 35 116
10th Percentile £44,750 £51,700 £55,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £54,375 £62,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% -13.33% +15.38%
75th Percentile £80,000 £73,125 £87,500
90th Percentile £89,375 £79,500 £90,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% -7.69% +18.18%

Rancher is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 21,322 8,133 17,819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.79% 16.42% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13,629 6,809 13,677
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,500 £32,000
25th Percentile £48,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £93,750 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%

Rancher
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Rancher as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Rancher in the UK

Rancher
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Rancher.

Salary trend for Rancher in the UK

Rancher
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Rancher over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Rancher in the UK

Rancher
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rancher within the UK over the 6 months to 27 October 2021. 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 -210 141 £60,000 -7.69% 26
UK excluding London -165 79 £52,500 -12.50% 13
London -230 53 £80,000 +23.08% 17
Work from Home -247 49 £47,500 -20.83% 9
North of England -94 39 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Yorkshire -80 25 £47,500 -26.92% 1
Midlands -114 23 £60,000 - 4
West Midlands -78 20 £57,500 -14.81% 4
North West -86 14 £52,500 -12.50%
South East -148 9 £60,000 - 1
South West -87 7 £40,000 -15.79%
East Midlands -62 3 £75,000 +42.86%
East of England - 1 £65,000 - 3

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, IT jobs citing Rancher 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 Rancher.

1 129 (90.85%) Docker
2 116 (81.69%) Kubernetes
3 101 (71.13%) DevOps
4 84 (59.15%) AWS
5 83 (58.45%) Linux
6 67 (47.18%) Agile Software Development
7 61 (42.96%) Azure
8 47 (33.10%) Terraform
9 46 (32.39%) Python
10 42 (29.58%) Jenkins
11 36 (25.35%) Git (software)
11 36 (25.35%) Microservices
11 36 (25.35%) PowerShell
12 34 (23.94%) Windows
13 33 (23.24%) PHP
13 33 (23.24%) Ansible
14 32 (22.54%) Infrastructure as Code
14 32 (22.54%) Amazon EKS
15 31 (21.83%) Virtual Infrastructure
15 31 (21.83%) GCP
15 31 (21.83%) Continuous Integration
16 29 (20.42%) Java
16 29 (20.42%) SQL Server
17 28 (19.72%) Oracle
17 28 (19.72%) Software Engineering
17 28 (19.72%) Test Automation
18 27 (19.01%) VMware
18 27 (19.01%) Windows Server
19 26 (18.31%) TDD
20 25 (17.61%) Management Information System

Rancher
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 19 (13.38%) nginx
2 14 (9.86%) IIS
3 9 (6.34%) OpenStack
4 8 (5.63%) Traefik
5 7 (4.93%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.82%) Apache
7 2 (1.41%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Figma
1 2 (1.41%) Photoshop
1 2 (1.41%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 84 (59.15%) AWS
2 61 (42.96%) Azure
3 32 (22.54%) Amazon EKS
4 31 (21.83%) GCP
5 22 (15.49%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (15.49%) Serverless
6 21 (14.79%) Microsoft 365
7 19 (13.38%) AWS Lambda
8 13 (9.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 13 (9.15%) Azure App Service
9 12 (8.45%) Amazon ECS
10 11 (7.75%) Cloud Run
11 10 (7.04%) PaaS
12 9 (6.34%) Amazon S3
12 9 (6.34%) OpenShift
13 8 (5.63%) Amazon SQS
13 8 (5.63%) AWS CloudFormation
14 7 (4.93%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 7 (4.93%) Slack
15 6 (4.23%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 24 (16.90%) HTTP
2 21 (14.79%) Firewall
3 18 (12.68%) VPN
3 18 (12.68%) Wi-Fi
4 13 (9.15%) DHCP
4 13 (9.15%) DNS
4 13 (9.15%) IPv6
5 7 (4.93%) Internet
5 7 (4.93%) SSH
5 7 (4.93%) SSL
6 3 (2.11%) Broadband
6 3 (2.11%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.42%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.38%) MySQL
3 12 (8.45%) Redis
4 11 (7.75%) MongoDB
5 10 (7.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 10 (7.04%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (5.63%) Event Store
6 8 (5.63%) NoSQL
7 5 (3.52%) Blockchain
8 4 (2.82%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.41%) Data Lake
9 2 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 42 (29.58%) Jenkins
2 36 (25.35%) Git (software)
3 14 (9.86%) webpack
4 13 (9.15%) Storybook
5 11 (7.75%) CircleCI
5 11 (7.75%) Cypress.io
5 11 (7.75%) ESLint
6 10 (7.04%) GitLab
7 9 (6.34%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (5.63%) git-flow
9 7 (4.93%) Vagrant
10 5 (3.52%) Maven
11 3 (2.11%) Cucumber
11 3 (2.11%) JUnit
11 3 (2.11%) Mercurial
11 3 (2.11%) Selenium
11 3 (2.11%) Subversion
11 3 (2.11%) Visual Studio
11 3 (2.11%) Visual Studio Code
12 2 (1.41%) Jasmine
General
1 19 (13.38%) Social Skills
2 15 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (9.86%) Finance
4 10 (7.04%) Documentation Skills
5 7 (4.93%) Games
6 2 (1.41%) Automotive
7 1 (0.70%) Front Office
7 1 (0.70%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 46 (32.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 35 (24.65%) Developer
3 25 (17.61%) Architect
3 25 (17.61%) Cloud Engineer
4 18 (12.68%) Linux Engineer
5 17 (11.97%) PHP Architect
6 13 (9.15%) Technical Leader
7 11 (7.75%) Platform Engineer
7 11 (7.75%) Python Developer
8 10 (7.04%) Cloud Developer
9 9 (6.34%) Azure Engineer
9 9 (6.34%) Cloud Native Developer
9 9 (6.34%) Cloud Native Engineer
9 9 (6.34%) DevOps Developer
10 8 (5.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 8 (5.63%) Lead DevOps
11 5 (3.52%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 4 (2.82%) Junior DevOps
12 4 (2.82%) Python Engineer
12 4 (2.82%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.20%) Node.js
2 21 (14.79%) CSS
2 21 (14.79%) HTML
3 19 (13.38%) REST
4 16 (11.27%) Django
5 15 (10.56%) ActiveMQ
5 15 (10.56%) LEMP Stack
5 15 (10.56%) React
6 14 (9.86%) AngularJS
6 14 (9.86%) Spring
7 13 (9.15%) ASP.NET
7 13 (9.15%) Elastic Stack
8 12 (8.45%) RabbitMQ
8 12 (8.45%) Vue.js
9 11 (7.75%) HTML5 Canvas
9 11 (7.75%) React Native
9 11 (7.75%) Serverless Framework
9 11 (7.75%) WebGL
10 10 (7.04%) ARM Templates
10 10 (7.04%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.61%) Management Information System
2 23 (16.20%) Cloud Native
3 13 (9.15%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (7.04%) User Experience
5 8 (5.63%) Clustering
5 8 (5.63%) Mobile App
6 7 (4.93%) Virtual Team
7 5 (3.52%) Animation
7 5 (3.52%) Public Cloud
8 3 (2.11%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.11%) Over-the-Top Content
8 3 (2.11%) Social Media
9 2 (1.41%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.70%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.70%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 83 (58.45%) Linux
2 34 (23.94%) Windows
3 27 (19.01%) Windows Server
4 18 (12.68%) Debian
4 18 (12.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (12.68%) Windows Server 2019
5 9 (6.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (5.63%) Ubuntu
6 8 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (5.63%) Windows Server 2016
7 7 (4.93%) SUSE
8 4 (2.82%) Android
8 4 (2.82%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (71.13%) DevOps
2 67 (47.18%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (25.35%) Microservices
4 32 (22.54%) Infrastructure as Code
5 31 (21.83%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (21.83%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 28 (19.72%) Software Engineering
6 28 (19.72%) Test Automation
7 26 (18.31%) TDD
8 22 (15.49%) Load Balancing
8 22 (15.49%) Problem-Solving
9 21 (14.79%) Full Stack Development
10 20 (14.08%) Front End Development
11 19 (13.38%) Disaster Recovery
11 19 (13.38%) Open Source
11 19 (13.38%) Project Management
12 18 (12.68%) Business Continuity
12 18 (12.68%) E-Commerce
12 18 (12.68%) ERP
13 12 (8.45%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 46 (32.39%) Python
2 36 (25.35%) PowerShell
3 33 (23.24%) PHP
4 29 (20.42%) Java
5 25 (17.61%) Go
6 21 (14.79%) TypeScript
7 20 (14.08%) JavaScript
7 20 (14.08%) Shell Script
8 19 (13.38%) SQL
9 18 (12.68%) Bash Shell
10 15 (10.56%) C#
11 12 (8.45%) Kotlin
12 11 (7.75%) Scala
13 9 (6.34%) Groovy
14 7 (4.93%) CFML
15 3 (2.11%) Lua
15 3 (2.11%) Ruby
16 2 (1.41%) ES6
16 2 (1.41%) ES7
16 2 (1.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (9.15%) Degree
2 9 (6.34%) AWS Certification
3 8 (5.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (5.63%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.41%) GDPR
1 2 (1.41%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 129 (90.85%) Docker
2 20 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (12.68%) KVM
4 7 (4.93%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (3.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 116 (81.69%) Kubernetes
2 47 (33.10%) Terraform
3 33 (23.24%) Ansible
4 24 (16.90%) Grafana
5 22 (15.49%) Prometheus
6 10 (7.04%) Puppet
7 8 (5.63%) Consul
7 8 (5.63%) Failover Clustering
8 7 (4.93%) HAProxy
8 7 (4.93%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (2.82%) Rsyslog
9 4 (2.82%) Salt
9 4 (2.82%) ZABBIX
10 3 (2.11%) Kustomize
11 1 (0.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 28 (19.72%) Oracle
2 27 (19.01%) VMware
3 18 (12.68%) Google
4 17 (11.97%) Microsoft
5 13 (9.15%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.11%) Splunk
7 2 (1.41%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.70%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.70%) SAP