The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 281 313 317
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +4
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 10 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.10% 0.085%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.54% 0.50% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 10
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £94,000 £61,750 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
OpenStack
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1843 2424 2224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 19.49% 20.93% 18.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1525 2070 1999
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OpenStack
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the City of London region.

OpenStack Salary Trend in the City of London

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenStack across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in the City of London

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing OpenStack also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenStack.

1 25 (83.33%) Linux
2 24 (80.00%) Python
3 22 (73.33%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (63.33%) Puppet
5 18 (60.00%) Java
6 17 (56.67%) Windows
7 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (43.33%) VMware
8 13 (43.33%) MySQL
8 13 (43.33%) Bash Shell
8 13 (43.33%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (43.33%) DevOps
9 12 (40.00%) Ansible
9 12 (40.00%) Jenkins
9 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
10 11 (36.67%) Docker
10 11 (36.67%) Oracle
11 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
11 10 (33.33%) HTML
11 10 (33.33%) CSS
11 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 10 (33.33%) Tomcat
11 10 (33.33%) Cisco
11 10 (33.33%) Ruby
12 9 (30.00%) Web Services
12 9 (30.00%) PHP
13 8 (26.67%) DNS
13 8 (26.67%) SOA
13 8 (26.67%) Finance
13 8 (26.67%) Scala

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing OpenStack also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenStack. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 6 (20.00%) JBoss
3 5 (16.67%) nginx
3 5 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (13.33%) Node.js
4 4 (13.33%) Apache
5 3 (10.00%) Apache Spark
5 3 (10.00%) IIS
6 2 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Apache Solr
7 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
7 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
7 1 (3.33%) Drupal
7 1 (3.33%) Jetty
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 22 (73.33%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (23.33%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (16.67%) IaaS
5 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (6.67%) SaaS
6 2 (6.67%) PaaS
6 2 (6.67%) Sumo Logic
6 2 (6.67%) Datadog
6 2 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (3.33%) Office 365
7 1 (3.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) DNS
2 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
3 6 (20.00%) HTTPS
3 6 (20.00%) LDAP
4 5 (16.67%) HTTP
4 5 (16.67%) SAN
4 5 (16.67%) TACACS
4 5 (16.67%) VLAN
4 5 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (13.33%) Firewall
6 3 (10.00%) SSL
6 3 (10.00%) VPN
7 2 (6.67%) FTP
7 2 (6.67%) SSH
7 2 (6.67%) Internet
7 2 (6.67%) Network Security
8 1 (3.33%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (3.33%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) MySQL
2 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (26.67%) MongoDB
4 7 (23.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (23.33%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (20.00%) Big Data
5 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database
6 5 (16.67%) Redis
6 5 (16.67%) Data Mining
7 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
7 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
8 3 (10.00%) Hadoop
9 2 (6.67%) HBase
10 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (3.33%) Riak
10 1 (3.33%) Mahout
10 1 (3.33%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 12 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (23.33%) Subversion
3 4 (13.33%) Maven
3 4 (13.33%) Grunt
4 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.67%) JIRA
5 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.33%) Hudson
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Billing
3 4 (13.33%) Advertising
4 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.33%) Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Administrator
2 5 (16.67%) Security Administrator
2 5 (16.67%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 5 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Release Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Java Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Java Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Hybris Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) HTML
1 10 (33.33%) CSS
2 9 (30.00%) Web Services
3 5 (16.67%) JMS
3 5 (16.67%) LAMP
3 5 (16.67%) JSP
3 5 (16.67%) .NET
3 5 (16.67%) Ajax
3 5 (16.67%) WAMP
3 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
4 4 (13.33%) HTML5
4 4 (13.33%) CSS3
4 4 (13.33%) jQuery
5 2 (6.67%) Lucene
5 2 (6.67%) Play Framework
6 1 (3.33%) React
6 1 (3.33%) Apache Camel
6 1 (3.33%) Spring
6 1 (3.33%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (20.00%) Private Cloud
1 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 5 (16.67%) Replication
2 5 (16.67%) PKI
2 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.67%) Social Media
3 1 (3.33%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (83.33%) Linux
2 17 (56.67%) Windows
3 7 (23.33%) UNIX
4 4 (13.33%) CoreOS
5 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (10.00%) Ubuntu
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.67%) CentOS
6 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
6 2 (6.67%) Fedora
7 1 (3.33%) Android
7 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) DevOps
3 8 (26.67%) SOA
4 6 (20.00%) Scrum
4 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (16.67%) Patch Management
5 5 (16.67%) Web Design
5 5 (16.67%) TDD
5 5 (16.67%) B2B
5 5 (16.67%) EAI
5 5 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Workflow
5 5 (16.67%) Software Architecture
5 5 (16.67%) SIEM
6 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) Python
2 18 (60.00%) Java
3 13 (43.33%) Bash Shell
4 10 (33.33%) Ruby
4 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 9 (30.00%) PHP
6 8 (26.67%) Scala
7 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
7 7 (23.33%) SQL
8 5 (16.67%) Perl
8 5 (16.67%) C#
8 5 (16.67%) Go
9 4 (13.33%) C++
10 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
11 1 (3.33%) VBScript
11 1 (3.33%) Clojure
11 1 (3.33%) F#
11 1 (3.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) CCNA
1 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (16.67%) CEH
2 4 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) QA
System Software
1 11 (36.67%) Docker
2 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (20.00%) KVM
4 5 (16.67%) vSphere
4 5 (16.67%) VirtualBox
5 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.67%) iptables
5 2 (6.67%) HDFS
6 1 (3.33%) LXC
6 1 (3.33%) vCloud
6 1 (3.33%) NFS
6 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (3.33%) Samba
6 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (63.33%) Puppet
2 13 (43.33%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (40.00%) Ansible
4 7 (23.33%) Nagios
5 6 (20.00%) ZABBIX
5 6 (20.00%) Kubernetes
6 5 (16.67%) Vagrant
6 5 (16.67%) Salt
6 5 (16.67%) WSUS
7 2 (6.67%) CFEngine
7 2 (6.67%) Mesos
8 1 (3.33%) Kibana
8 1 (3.33%) logstash
8 1 (3.33%) Capistrano
8 1 (3.33%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) VMware
2 11 (36.67%) Oracle
3 10 (33.33%) Cisco
4 8 (26.67%) Splunk
5 6 (20.00%) Rackspace
5 6 (20.00%) Google
5 6 (20.00%) EMC
5 6 (20.00%) SaltStack
6 5 (16.67%) F5
6 5 (16.67%) BMC
6 5 (16.67%) CA
6 5 (16.67%) IBM
6 5 (16.67%) Cognos
6 5 (16.67%) ServiceNow
7 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
8 2 (6.67%) Perforce
8 2 (6.67%) New Relic
8 2 (6.67%) hybris
8 2 (6.67%) Adobe
9 1 (3.33%) NetApp