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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 11 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat OpenShift
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
11 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 475 448 232
Rank change year-on-year -27 -216 +59
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 475 195 74
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.63% 0.48% 0.84%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.28% 0.99% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 214 113 57
10th Percentile £43,225 £45,850 £47,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £55,500 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% - -11.11%
75th Percentile £101,250 £83,750 £95,000
90th Percentile £122,500 £99,750 £115,000
UK median annual salary £77,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +10.71% +7.69% -

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 WFH option and a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 37,019 19,700 3,846
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 48.81% 48.35% 43.55%
Number of salaries quoted 20,767 15,271 3,372
10th Percentile £36,429 £35,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -8.33%
75th Percentile £83,000 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,290 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% +4.35% +4.55%

OpenShift
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing OpenShift as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

OpenShift trend for jobs with a WFH option

OpenShift
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing OpenShift.

OpenShift salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

OpenShift
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing OpenShift over the 6 months to 11 August 2022.

OpenShift salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 11 August 2022, OpenShift job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for OpenShift.

1 401 (84.42%) Kubernetes
2 320 (67.37%) DevOps
3 301 (63.37%) Docker
4 285 (60.00%) Jenkins
5 282 (59.37%) Ansible
6 278 (58.53%) Java
7 219 (46.11%) AWS
8 215 (45.26%) Git (software)
9 189 (39.79%) Azure
10 187 (39.37%) CI/CD
11 179 (37.68%) Agile
12 175 (36.84%) Linux
12 175 (36.84%) Terraform
13 174 (36.63%) Python
14 169 (35.58%) Social Skills
15 157 (33.05%) Finance
16 156 (32.84%) Containerisation
17 134 (28.21%) Software Engineering
18 129 (27.16%) Infrastructure as Code
19 117 (24.63%) Spring Boot
20 113 (23.79%) Cloud Native
20 113 (23.79%) Web Services
21 107 (22.53%) Maven
22 105 (22.11%) Bash
22 105 (22.11%) RESTful
23 101 (21.26%) Scrum
24 100 (21.05%) Platform Engineering
25 96 (20.21%) Inclusion and Diversity
26 95 (20.00%) Go
27 86 (18.11%) Risk Management

OpenShift
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 37 (7.79%) Confluence
2 30 (6.32%) Tomcat
3 27 (5.68%) Cloud Foundry
4 24 (5.05%) WebSphere
5 22 (4.63%) Apache
6 21 (4.42%) WebLogic
7 19 (4.00%) Apache Spark
8 18 (3.79%) Jetty
9 13 (2.74%) JBoss
10 11 (2.32%) Red Hat Fuse
11 8 (1.68%) OpenStack
12 6 (1.26%) nginx
13 2 (0.42%) Traefik
14 1 (0.21%) Camunda
14 1 (0.21%) IIS
14 1 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.21%) Site Server
14 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
14 1 (0.21%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.42%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 219 (46.11%) AWS
2 189 (39.79%) Azure
3 85 (17.89%) GCP
4 69 (14.53%) AWS CloudFormation
5 57 (12.00%) GitHub
6 51 (10.74%) Azure DevOps
7 50 (10.53%) Amazon ECS
8 41 (8.63%) PaaS
9 34 (7.16%) IaaS
10 31 (6.53%) Amazon EKS
10 31 (6.53%) Azure AKS
11 24 (5.05%) BrowserStack
11 24 (5.05%) CloudBees
11 24 (5.05%) Sauce Labs
12 17 (3.58%) Serverless
13 12 (2.53%) Azure Monitor
13 12 (2.53%) Google Kubernetes Engine
14 10 (2.11%) AWS Lambda
15 9 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
16 6 (1.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (16.00%) Kerberos
2 52 (10.95%) Software-Defined Networking
3 18 (3.79%) HTTP
4 16 (3.37%) Internet
5 10 (2.11%) Firewall
6 9 (1.89%) Network Security
7 6 (1.26%) Calico
7 6 (1.26%) DNS
7 6 (1.26%) Unified Communications
8 4 (0.84%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.84%) SSL
9 3 (0.63%) BGP
10 2 (0.42%) DHCP
10 2 (0.42%) FTP
10 2 (0.42%) SMTP
10 2 (0.42%) VXLAN
11 1 (0.21%) IPv4
11 1 (0.21%) OSPF
11 1 (0.21%) VPN
11 1 (0.21%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (8.21%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 24 (5.05%) Redis
4 23 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
5 22 (4.63%) MySQL
6 18 (3.79%) Hazelcast
7 14 (2.95%) MongoDB
8 9 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
9 8 (1.68%) DynamoDB
10 5 (1.05%) Couchbase
10 5 (1.05%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (0.84%) ArangoDB
11 4 (0.84%) Big Data
11 4 (0.84%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.42%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.42%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.21%) OLAP Cube
13 1 (0.21%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 285 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 215 (45.26%) Git (software)
3 107 (22.53%) Maven
4 72 (15.16%) JIRA
5 54 (11.37%) GitLab
6 47 (9.89%) Cucumber
7 30 (6.32%) JMeter
8 26 (5.47%) Selenium
8 26 (5.47%) SonarQube
9 24 (5.05%) Appium
9 24 (5.05%) Bitbucket Server
9 24 (5.05%) Calabash
9 24 (5.05%) JUnit
9 24 (5.05%) LoadRunner
9 24 (5.05%) Robot Framework
9 24 (5.05%) TestRail
9 24 (5.05%) WebDriver
10 21 (4.42%) Ant
11 19 (4.00%) Moq
11 19 (4.00%) NUnit
General
1 169 (35.58%) Social Skills
2 157 (33.05%) Finance
3 96 (20.21%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 84 (17.68%) Legal
5 66 (13.89%) Banking
6 35 (7.37%) Public Sector
6 35 (7.37%) Retail
7 31 (6.53%) Law
8 27 (5.68%) Advertising
9 26 (5.47%) Telecoms
10 13 (2.74%) Financial Institution
10 13 (2.74%) Investment Banking
11 11 (2.32%) Organisational Skills
12 10 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (1.05%) Influencing Skills
14 3 (0.63%) Presentation Skills
15 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 103 (21.68%) Developer
2 96 (20.21%) Cloud Engineer
3 73 (15.37%) Java Developer
4 66 (13.89%) Senior Developer
4 66 (13.89%) Senior Java Developer
5 49 (10.32%) DevOps Engineer
6 48 (10.11%) Java Engineer
7 41 (8.63%) Senior Java Engineer
8 37 (7.79%) Platform Engineer
9 36 (7.58%) Analyst
9 36 (7.58%) Analyst Developer
9 36 (7.58%) Java Analyst Developer
9 36 (7.58%) Senior Analyst
9 36 (7.58%) Senior Analyst Developer
10 25 (5.26%) Cloud Platform Engineer
11 24 (5.05%) Security Engineer
12 22 (4.63%) GCP Engineer
13 21 (4.42%) Architect
14 20 (4.21%) Linux Engineer
15 19 (4.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (24.63%) Spring Boot
2 113 (23.79%) Web Services
3 105 (22.11%) RESTful
4 76 (16.00%) JavaFX
4 76 (16.00%) Swing
5 55 (11.58%) REST
6 54 (11.37%) JSON
7 50 (10.53%) .NET
8 43 (9.05%) Spring
9 39 (8.21%) Middleware
10 38 (8.00%) Kafka
10 38 (8.00%) Node.js
11 30 (6.32%) Elastic Stack
11 30 (6.32%) HTML
12 29 (6.11%) SOAP
13 28 (5.89%) CSS
14 21 (4.42%) JMS
15 20 (4.21%) ActiveMQ
16 18 (3.79%) Guice
16 18 (3.79%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 113 (23.79%) Cloud Native
2 43 (9.05%) Cyberattack
3 41 (8.63%) Cyber Defence
4 35 (7.37%) User Experience
5 24 (5.05%) Algorithms
5 24 (5.05%) Social Network
6 21 (4.42%) Public Cloud
7 18 (3.79%) Equities
7 18 (3.79%) Fixed Income
8 14 (2.95%) Data Structures
9 13 (2.74%) Management Information System
10 11 (2.32%) Data Centre
11 10 (2.11%) Hybrid Cloud
12 8 (1.68%) Private Cloud
13 7 (1.47%) Blockchain
13 7 (1.47%) Cardano
13 7 (1.47%) Legacy Code
14 6 (1.26%) Cyberthreat
14 6 (1.26%) Linux Command Line
15 5 (1.05%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 175 (36.84%) Linux
2 70 (14.74%) Unix
3 67 (14.11%) Windows
4 28 (5.89%) Android
4 28 (5.89%) Apple iOS
5 23 (4.84%) CentOS
6 21 (4.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.47%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.84%) AIX
8 4 (0.84%) SUSE
8 4 (0.84%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.42%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (67.37%) DevOps
2 187 (39.37%) CI/CD
3 179 (37.68%) Agile
4 156 (32.84%) Containerisation
5 134 (28.21%) Software Engineering
6 129 (27.16%) Infrastructure as Code
7 101 (21.26%) Scrum
8 100 (21.05%) Platform Engineering
9 86 (18.11%) Risk Management
10 76 (16.00%) Commercialisation
11 65 (13.68%) Configuration Management
12 64 (13.47%) Mentoring
13 62 (13.05%) Computer Science
14 57 (12.00%) Kanban
15 49 (10.32%) Microservices
16 47 (9.89%) Continuous Integration
17 44 (9.26%) Test Automation
18 43 (9.05%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
18 43 (9.05%) Threat Intelligence
19 42 (8.84%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 278 (58.53%) Java
2 174 (36.63%) Python
3 105 (22.11%) Bash
4 95 (20.00%) Go
5 70 (14.74%) JavaScript
6 62 (13.05%) SQL
7 47 (9.89%) PowerShell
8 41 (8.63%) Ruby
9 32 (6.74%) Shell Script
10 28 (5.89%) Perl
11 23 (4.84%) C#
12 19 (4.00%) Scala
13 18 (3.79%) AWK
13 18 (3.79%) Kotlin
14 15 (3.16%) C++
15 12 (2.53%) Groovy
16 11 (2.32%) PL/SQL
17 10 (2.11%) TypeScript
18 6 (1.26%) PHP
19 4 (0.84%) Rust
Qualifications
1 84 (17.68%) Security Cleared
2 82 (17.26%) SC Cleared
3 56 (11.79%) Degree
4 47 (9.89%) AWS Certification
5 37 (7.79%) Computer Science Degree
6 32 (6.74%) RHCE
7 5 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (0.84%) OCP
8 4 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.42%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.21%) CISSP
10 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.21%) ISEB
10 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.21%) MBA
10 1 (0.21%) OSCP
10 1 (0.21%) PhD
10 1 (0.21%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.05%) Accessibility
2 11 (2.32%) SLA
3 9 (1.89%) GDPR
4 8 (1.68%) FISMA
4 8 (1.68%) HIPAA
4 8 (1.68%) HITRUST
4 8 (1.68%) QA
4 8 (1.68%) SOC 2
5 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.21%) NIST
System Software
1 301 (63.37%) Docker
2 38 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (5.47%) vSphere
4 25 (5.26%) Active Directory
5 16 (3.37%) GlusterFS
6 8 (1.68%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.68%) KVM
7 7 (1.47%) LXC
8 6 (1.26%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 6 (1.26%) VMware NSX
9 5 (1.05%) etcd
10 4 (0.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 4 (0.84%) Ceph
11 3 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.42%) Firmware
12 2 (0.42%) flannel
12 2 (0.42%) Gluster
12 2 (0.42%) Lustre
Systems Management
1 401 (84.42%) Kubernetes
2 282 (59.37%) Ansible
3 175 (36.84%) Terraform
4 82 (17.26%) Puppet
5 65 (13.68%) Opscode Chef
6 24 (5.05%) HP Quality Center
7 17 (3.58%) Kibana
8 14 (2.95%) Istio
9 11 (2.32%) Grafana
10 8 (1.68%) Rancher
11 7 (1.47%) Anchore
11 7 (1.47%) Cilium
11 7 (1.47%) Sysdig
12 6 (1.26%) HAProxy
12 6 (1.26%) Packer
13 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Clustering
13 4 (0.84%) Prometheus
13 4 (0.84%) ZABBIX
14 3 (0.63%) Control-M
14 3 (0.63%) Mesos
Vendors
1 69 (14.53%) Red Hat
2 66 (13.89%) Oracle
3 47 (9.89%) Google
4 46 (9.68%) VMware
5 30 (6.32%) IBM
6 28 (5.89%) Microsoft
7 26 (5.47%) F5
8 8 (1.68%) Splunk
9 7 (1.47%) Dynatrace
10 6 (1.26%) Sencha
11 5 (1.05%) AppDynamics
11 5 (1.05%) Okta
12 4 (0.84%) CheckPoint
12 4 (0.84%) Cisco
12 4 (0.84%) Xamarin
13 3 (0.63%) xMatters
14 2 (0.42%) EMC
14 2 (0.42%) NetApp
14 2 (0.42%) New Relic
15 1 (0.21%) SaltStack