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to

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 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rancher
UK
6 months to
28 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1019 806 827
Rank change year-on-year -213 +21 +159
Permanent jobs citing Rancher 192 97 77
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.10% 0.085%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.63% 0.62% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 85 68 41
10th Percentile - £52,500 £43,750
25th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +36.00% +4.17% -20.00%
75th Percentile £112,500 £85,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £130,000 £92,200 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +11.63%

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 30,581 15,540 12,512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.32% 16.57% 13.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14,053 11,719 9,975
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £34,500
25th Percentile £48,750 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £64,000 £62,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.38% +3.23% +6.90%
75th Percentile £86,250 £82,125 £80,000
90th Percentile £101,250 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £59,526 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.23% +10.00% -

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 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Rancher in the UK

Rancher
Top 11 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 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -166 183 £85,000 +36.00% 18
London -185 128 £105,000 +31.25% 10
Work from Home -223 102 £75,000 +20.00% 9
UK excluding London -178 43 £65,000 +4.00% 8
West Midlands -48 15 £66,250 +6.00% 1
Midlands -55 15 £66,250 +6.00% 1
North of England -79 13 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Yorkshire -48 10 £65,000 +18.18% 1
East of England -93 8 - - 3
South East -92 7 £62,000 - 3
North West -76 3 £75,000 +7.14%

For the 6 months to 28 May 2022, 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.

1 169 (88.02%) Kubernetes
2 168 (87.50%) CI/CD
3 157 (81.77%) Docker
4 150 (78.13%) AWS
5 134 (69.79%) Terraform
6 127 (66.15%) DevOps
7 102 (53.13%) Jenkins
7 102 (53.13%) Ansible
8 101 (52.60%) Python
9 86 (44.79%) Linux
10 85 (44.27%) Agile
11 83 (43.23%) Azure
12 79 (41.15%) Infrastructure as Code
13 73 (38.02%) Bash
14 71 (36.98%) Java
15 67 (34.90%) Continuous Integration
16 65 (33.85%) Puppet
17 63 (32.81%) AWS CloudFormation
18 61 (31.77%) Opscode Chef
18 61 (31.77%) PowerShell
18 61 (31.77%) SQL
19 56 (29.17%) Microservices
20 51 (26.56%) CloudBees
21 49 (25.52%) GitLab
21 49 (25.52%) Prometheus
22 48 (25.00%) Serverless
22 48 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
23 47 (24.48%) Configuration Management
24 46 (23.96%) TDD
25 45 (23.44%) Windows

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 12 (6.25%) IIS
2 9 (4.69%) nginx
2 9 (4.69%) Traefik
3 5 (2.60%) Jupyter
4 3 (1.56%) Confluence
5 2 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.04%) Ethereum
5 2 (1.04%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (4.17%) Photoshop
1 8 (4.17%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 150 (78.13%) AWS
2 83 (43.23%) Azure
3 63 (32.81%) AWS CloudFormation
4 51 (26.56%) CloudBees
5 48 (25.00%) Serverless
6 44 (22.92%) GCP
7 33 (17.19%) Amazon ECS
8 29 (15.10%) GitHub
9 26 (13.54%) Amazon S3
10 24 (12.50%) SaaS
11 20 (10.42%) Cloud Computing
12 17 (8.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 17 (8.85%) Amazon EKS
13 15 (7.81%) AWS Lambda
13 15 (7.81%) Microsoft 365
14 13 (6.77%) Stripe
15 12 (6.25%) Amazon SQS
15 12 (6.25%) Azure App Service
16 10 (5.21%) AWS CodePipeline
16 10 (5.21%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.90%) HTTP
2 12 (6.25%) DHCP
2 12 (6.25%) DNS
2 12 (6.25%) IPv6
3 6 (3.13%) WebEx
4 5 (2.60%) Firewall
5 3 (1.56%) SAN
6 2 (1.04%) Calico
7 1 (0.52%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (20.83%) NoSQL
2 34 (17.71%) SQL Server
3 15 (7.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 13 (6.77%) Data Lake
5 11 (5.73%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (5.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (5.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (4.17%) MongoDB
7 7 (3.65%) Event Store
7 7 (3.65%) MySQL
7 7 (3.65%) Redis
8 6 (3.13%) Big Data
9 5 (2.60%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (2.60%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (1.56%) MariaDB
10 3 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.04%) GIS
11 2 (1.04%) RethinkDB
12 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 102 (53.13%) Jenkins
2 49 (25.52%) GitLab
3 34 (17.71%) Octopus Deploy
4 28 (14.58%) Git (software)
5 27 (14.06%) TeamCity
6 26 (13.54%) IBM UrbanCode
6 26 (13.54%) Team Foundation Server
6 26 (13.54%) Travis CI
7 22 (11.46%) CircleCI
8 13 (6.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 13 (6.77%) JIRA
9 10 (5.21%) Storybook
9 10 (5.21%) webpack
10 8 (4.17%) Babel
10 8 (4.17%) Jasmine
10 8 (4.17%) Karma Test Runner
10 8 (4.17%) Mocha
10 8 (4.17%) Sinon.JS
10 8 (4.17%) Vagrant
11 7 (3.65%) git-flow
General
1 35 (18.23%) Social Skills
2 32 (16.67%) Finance
3 15 (7.81%) Banking
4 13 (6.77%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 7 (3.65%) Advertising
6 5 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.60%) Front Office
7 4 (2.08%) Retail
8 2 (1.04%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.04%) Law
8 2 (1.04%) Presentation Skills
8 2 (1.04%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.52%) Legal
9 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 77 (40.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (15.63%) Developer
3 27 (14.06%) Architect
4 24 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
5 21 (10.94%) Solutions Architect
6 14 (7.29%) Senior DevOps
7 13 (6.77%) Head of Development
8 12 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
8 12 (6.25%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 12 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
8 12 (6.25%) Data Engineer
8 12 (6.25%) Java Developer
8 12 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
8 12 (6.25%) Software Developer
9 11 (5.73%) Senior Data Engineer
10 9 (4.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 8 (4.17%) Azure Engineer
11 8 (4.17%) DevOps Consultant
11 8 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
11 8 (4.17%) Senior DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
2 30 (15.63%) React
3 22 (11.46%) AngularJS
4 21 (10.94%) REST
5 14 (7.29%) Django
5 14 (7.29%) RESTful
6 13 (6.77%) Flask
6 13 (6.77%) Node.js
6 13 (6.77%) Spring
6 13 (6.77%) Web Services
7 12 (6.25%) ASP.NET
8 11 (5.73%) Apache Avro
8 11 (5.73%) CSS
8 11 (5.73%) Kafka
9 10 (5.21%) HTML
10 9 (4.69%) CSS3
10 9 (4.69%) HTML5
10 9 (4.69%) Jest
10 9 (4.69%) RabbitMQ
10 9 (4.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.67%) Cloud Native
2 28 (14.58%) Public Cloud
3 12 (6.25%) Clustering
4 11 (5.73%) Algorithms
4 11 (5.73%) Data Structures
5 9 (4.69%) User Experience
6 8 (4.17%) Blog
7 7 (3.65%) Smartphone
8 6 (3.13%) PlayStation
9 4 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.56%) PKI
11 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (1.04%) Private Cloud
11 2 (1.04%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (1.04%) Web3
12 1 (0.52%) Blockchain
12 1 (0.52%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.52%) IoT
Operating Systems
1 86 (44.79%) Linux
2 45 (23.44%) Windows
3 26 (13.54%) Mesosphere
4 11 (5.73%) Windows Server
5 6 (3.13%) Unix
6 5 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.56%) CentOS
7 3 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.56%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (1.04%) SUSE
8 2 (1.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (87.50%) CI/CD
2 127 (66.15%) DevOps
3 85 (44.27%) Agile
4 79 (41.15%) Infrastructure as Code
5 67 (34.90%) Continuous Integration
6 56 (29.17%) Microservices
7 47 (24.48%) Configuration Management
8 46 (23.96%) TDD
9 42 (21.88%) Open Source
10 38 (19.79%) Mentoring
11 35 (18.23%) Software Engineering
12 34 (17.71%) Scrum
13 32 (16.67%) Software Testing
13 32 (16.67%) Test Automation
14 28 (14.58%) Continuous Delivery
14 28 (14.58%) Presales
15 27 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
16 26 (13.54%) Continuous Deployment
16 26 (13.54%) Machine Learning
16 26 (13.54%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 101 (52.60%) Python
2 73 (38.02%) Bash
3 71 (36.98%) Java
4 61 (31.77%) PowerShell
4 61 (31.77%) SQL
5 38 (19.79%) Go
6 29 (15.10%) TypeScript
7 27 (14.06%) JavaScript
8 16 (8.33%) T-SQL
9 15 (7.81%) Kotlin
10 13 (6.77%) C++
10 13 (6.77%) Scala
11 12 (6.25%) PHP
12 8 (4.17%) ES6
12 8 (4.17%) ES7
13 5 (2.60%) R
13 5 (2.60%) VB
14 4 (2.08%) C#
15 2 (1.04%) Groovy
15 2 (1.04%) Rust
Qualifications
1 5 (2.60%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (1.56%) Degree
2 3 (1.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.04%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.73%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 157 (81.77%) Docker
2 14 (7.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.69%) vSphere
4 6 (3.13%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 6 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.13%) KVM
5 2 (1.04%) Ceph
5 2 (1.04%) flannel
5 2 (1.04%) Gluster
5 2 (1.04%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 169 (88.02%) Kubernetes
2 134 (69.79%) Terraform
3 102 (53.13%) Ansible
4 65 (33.85%) Puppet
5 61 (31.77%) Opscode Chef
6 49 (25.52%) Prometheus
7 41 (21.35%) Consul
8 26 (13.54%) Automic
9 20 (10.42%) Grafana
10 11 (5.73%) Nagios
10 11 (5.73%) Packer
11 10 (5.21%) ZABBIX
12 8 (4.17%) Docker Swarm
12 8 (4.17%) Istio
13 7 (3.65%) Failover Clustering
14 6 (3.13%) Argo
15 2 (1.04%) HAProxy
15 2 (1.04%) Kibana
15 2 (1.04%) linkerd
15 2 (1.04%) Podman
Vendors
1 27 (14.06%) Splunk
2 22 (11.46%) Microsoft
3 18 (9.38%) VMware
4 15 (7.81%) Oracle
5 13 (6.77%) Atlassian
5 13 (6.77%) TrueLayer
6 8 (4.17%) SaltStack
7 5 (2.60%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.08%) Google
9 3 (1.56%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.04%) EMC
10 2 (1.04%) F5
10 2 (1.04%) IBM
10 2 (1.04%) NetApp
10 2 (1.04%) Sun
11 1 (0.52%) AppDynamics
11 1 (0.52%) LogRhythm
11 1 (0.52%) SAP