Period
to 28 July 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 28 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rancher
UK
6 months to
28 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 873 743 967
Rank change year-on-year -130 +224 +100
Permanent jobs citing Rancher 121 48 153
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.069% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.62% 0.46% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 89 32 112
10th Percentile £44,750 £43,750 £42,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £46,875 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £62,500 £78,000
Median % change year-on-year - -19.87% +20.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £88,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £81,750 £91,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £54,750 £58,750
% change year-on-year +0.46% -6.81% +6.82%

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 19,457 10,342 18,740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.23% 14.88% 13.01%
Number of salaries quoted 12,985 8,459 14,450
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £58,563
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% +2.45% +6.48%
75th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 28 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Rancher in the UK

Rancher
Top 12 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 28 July 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 -90 114 £62,500 -3.85% 40
UK excluding London -98 64 £55,000 +0.46% 30
Work from Home -200 50 £62,500 +13.64% 5
London -104 45 £77,500 +19.23% 12
North of England -48 30 £47,500 -26.92% 10
Midlands -54 18 £62,500 - 8
West Midlands -64 17 £62,500 - 5
Yorkshire -53 16 £47,500 -26.92% 4
North West - 14 £55,000 - 5
South East - 7 - - 9
South West -67 6 £40,000 -15.79%
East of England - 3 £57,500 -

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 111 (91.74%) Docker
2 94 (77.69%) DevOps
3 83 (68.60%) Kubernetes
4 74 (61.16%) Linux
5 70 (57.85%) Agile Software Development
6 68 (56.20%) Azure
7 56 (46.28%) AWS
7 56 (46.28%) Terraform
8 45 (37.19%) Ansible
8 45 (37.19%) Infrastructure as Code
9 40 (33.06%) Windows
9 40 (33.06%) Microsoft
10 39 (32.23%) Jenkins
11 35 (28.93%) Windows Server
11 35 (28.93%) VMware
12 33 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
13 32 (26.45%) Git (software)
14 31 (25.62%) Python
15 29 (23.97%) PowerShell
15 29 (23.97%) Scrum
15 29 (23.97%) Octopus Deploy
16 28 (23.14%) Opscode Chef
17 27 (22.31%) VMware Infrastructure
17 27 (22.31%) SQL Server
17 27 (22.31%) Amazon EKS
17 27 (22.31%) Social Skills
18 26 (21.49%) DevSecOps
18 26 (21.49%) Continuous Delivery
19 25 (20.66%) Microservices
19 25 (20.66%) Puppet

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 (15.70%) nginx
2 9 (7.44%) OpenStack
3 8 (6.61%) Traefik
4 6 (4.96%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.31%) Apache
6 3 (2.48%) IIS
7 2 (1.65%) Confluence
7 2 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 68 (56.20%) Azure
2 56 (46.28%) AWS
3 27 (22.31%) Amazon EKS
4 24 (19.83%) GitHub
5 22 (18.18%) GCP
6 21 (17.36%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (10.74%) Serverless
8 11 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 11 (9.09%) OpenShift
8 11 (9.09%) PaaS
9 9 (7.44%) AWS Lambda
10 7 (5.79%) Amazon ECS
10 7 (5.79%) Kong
10 7 (5.79%) Microsoft 365
11 6 (4.96%) Amazon SQS
11 6 (4.96%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (4.96%) AWS CodePipeline
11 6 (4.96%) Datadog
11 6 (4.96%) Slack
12 5 (4.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.74%) HTTP
2 12 (9.92%) Firewall
3 9 (7.44%) VPN
3 9 (7.44%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (4.96%) SSH
4 6 (4.96%) SSL
5 4 (3.31%) Broadband
5 4 (3.31%) HTTPS
5 4 (3.31%) Internet
6 3 (2.48%) DHCP
6 3 (2.48%) DNS
6 3 (2.48%) IPv6
7 2 (1.65%) Calico
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (22.31%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.05%) MySQL
3 12 (9.92%) Redis
4 10 (8.26%) MongoDB
5 8 (6.61%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (4.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (4.96%) Event Store
6 6 (4.96%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.31%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.65%) Data Lake
8 2 (1.65%) InfluxDB
8 2 (1.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 39 (32.23%) Jenkins
2 32 (26.45%) Git (software)
3 29 (23.97%) Octopus Deploy
4 25 (20.66%) TeamCity
5 17 (14.05%) Artifactory
6 10 (8.26%) CircleCI
7 9 (7.44%) GitLab
7 9 (7.44%) Selenium
8 7 (5.79%) Maven
9 6 (4.96%) git-flow
9 6 (4.96%) Vagrant
9 6 (4.96%) webpack
10 5 (4.13%) Cypress.io
10 5 (4.13%) ESLint
10 5 (4.13%) Storybook
11 4 (3.31%) Mercurial
11 4 (3.31%) Subversion
12 3 (2.48%) JIRA
13 2 (1.65%) Spinnaker
14 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 27 (22.31%) Social Skills
2 11 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.61%) Documentation Skills
3 8 (6.61%) Games
4 7 (5.79%) Finance
5 3 (2.48%) Marketing
6 2 (1.65%) Electronics
6 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.65%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.65%) Retail
6 2 (1.65%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.83%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 47 (38.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (19.83%) Developer
3 15 (12.40%) Architect
4 10 (8.26%) Cloud Engineer
5 9 (7.44%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (7.44%) Technical Leader
6 8 (6.61%) Consultant
6 8 (6.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (6.61%) PHP Architect
6 8 (6.61%) Python Developer
7 7 (5.79%) Azure Engineer
8 6 (4.96%) Open Source Architect
8 6 (4.96%) Platform Engineer
8 6 (4.96%) Senior DevOps
9 5 (4.13%) Cloud Developer
9 5 (4.13%) Senior Consultant
10 4 (3.31%) Junior
10 4 (3.31%) Performance Engineer
10 4 (3.31%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.31%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.40%) Node.js
2 14 (11.57%) RabbitMQ
3 13 (10.74%) Django
3 13 (10.74%) REST
4 12 (9.92%) ActiveMQ
4 12 (9.92%) CSS
4 12 (9.92%) HTML
4 12 (9.92%) LEMP Stack
4 12 (9.92%) Vue.js
5 11 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
5 11 (9.09%) Spring
5 11 (9.09%) Spring Boot
6 8 (6.61%) Flask
7 7 (5.79%) CSS3
7 7 (5.79%) HTML5
7 7 (5.79%) MEAN Stack
7 7 (5.79%) React
8 6 (4.96%) AngularJS
8 6 (4.96%) Java EE
8 6 (4.96%) WSGI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.22%) Management Information System
2 14 (11.57%) Cloud Native
3 12 (9.92%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (6.61%) User Experience
5 7 (5.79%) Virtual Team
6 6 (4.96%) Clustering
6 6 (4.96%) Public Cloud
7 5 (4.13%) Mobile App
8 4 (3.31%) Over-the-Top Content
8 4 (3.31%) Social Media
9 1 (0.83%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 74 (61.16%) Linux
2 40 (33.06%) Windows
3 35 (28.93%) Windows Server
4 11 (9.09%) Debian
5 9 (7.44%) SUSE
5 9 (7.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (7.44%) Windows Server 2019
6 8 (6.61%) Ubuntu
7 6 (4.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.31%) Android
8 4 (3.31%) Apple iOS
8 4 (3.31%) Unix
8 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (1.65%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (77.69%) DevOps
2 70 (57.85%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (37.19%) Infrastructure as Code
4 33 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (23.97%) Scrum
6 26 (21.49%) Continuous Delivery
6 26 (21.49%) DevSecOps
7 25 (20.66%) Microservices
8 24 (19.83%) Kanban
9 22 (18.18%) AIOps
10 21 (17.36%) SDLC
10 21 (17.36%) Software Engineering
11 20 (16.53%) Open Source
12 19 (15.70%) Test Automation
13 17 (14.05%) Problem-Solving
14 16 (13.22%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 16 (13.22%) Target Operating Model
15 14 (11.57%) Load Balancing
16 13 (10.74%) Front End Development
16 13 (10.74%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (25.62%) Python
2 29 (23.97%) PowerShell
3 20 (16.53%) Java
4 15 (12.40%) Bash Shell
4 15 (12.40%) JavaScript
5 14 (11.57%) PHP
6 13 (10.74%) Go
7 12 (9.92%) Shell Script
8 11 (9.09%) SQL
8 11 (9.09%) TypeScript
9 9 (7.44%) C#
10 6 (4.96%) CFML
10 6 (4.96%) Scala
11 4 (3.31%) Groovy
11 4 (3.31%) Kotlin
11 4 (3.31%) Lua
11 4 (3.31%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (14.05%) Degree
2 10 (8.26%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (8.26%) Master's Degree
3 4 (3.31%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.65%) GDPR
1 2 (1.65%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 111 (91.74%) Docker
2 27 (22.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.44%) KVM
4 6 (4.96%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.65%) Ceph
5 2 (1.65%) Firmware
5 2 (1.65%) Gluster
5 2 (1.65%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 83 (68.60%) Kubernetes
2 56 (46.28%) Terraform
3 45 (37.19%) Ansible
4 28 (23.14%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (20.66%) Puppet
6 23 (19.01%) Prometheus
7 21 (17.36%) Grafana
8 8 (6.61%) Consul
8 8 (6.61%) HAProxy
8 8 (6.61%) ZABBIX
9 6 (4.96%) Failover Clustering
10 4 (3.31%) Rsyslog
10 4 (3.31%) Salt
11 2 (1.65%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (1.65%) Graylog
11 2 (1.65%) Istio
11 2 (1.65%) linkerd
11 2 (1.65%) Packer
12 1 (0.83%) Nagios
Vendors
1 40 (33.06%) Microsoft
2 35 (28.93%) VMware
3 15 (12.40%) Google
4 13 (10.74%) Oracle
5 6 (4.96%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.31%) Splunk
7 3 (2.48%) SAP
8 2 (1.65%) F5
8 2 (1.65%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.65%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.83%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.83%) TOWER Software