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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 297 310 307
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 14 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.029% 0.046%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.64% 0.14% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 5
Average salary £55,000 £100,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -10.00%
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
2196 2186 2000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 21.11% 21.05% 18.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1883 1885 1799
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 24 (75.00%) Linux
2 19 (59.38%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (56.25%) Puppet
3 18 (56.25%) Python
4 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (46.88%) Java
6 14 (43.75%) Jenkins
7 13 (40.63%) MySQL
7 13 (40.63%) Apache
8 12 (37.50%) HP
8 12 (37.50%) Scrum
8 12 (37.50%) DevOps
9 10 (31.25%) Perl
10 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management
10 9 (28.13%) Maven
11 8 (25.00%) VMware
11 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (25.00%) Nagios
11 8 (25.00%) Finance
12 7 (21.88%) Tcl
12 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
12 7 (21.88%) Cisco
12 7 (21.88%) Kanban
12 7 (21.88%) ZABBIX
12 7 (21.88%) Ruby
12 7 (21.88%) NoSQL
13 6 (18.75%) Apple iOS
13 6 (18.75%) Ansible
13 6 (18.75%) Gradle

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 13 (40.63%) Apache
2 3 (9.38%) nginx
3 2 (6.25%) Node.js
3 2 (6.25%) Apache Pig
3 2 (6.25%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) GitHub
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.13%) PaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Heroku
3 1 (3.13%) Joyent
3 1 (3.13%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) DNS
2 4 (12.50%) MPLS
3 3 (9.38%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (9.38%) SNMP
4 2 (6.25%) LDAP
4 2 (6.25%) DHCP
4 2 (6.25%) iSCSI
4 2 (6.25%) FCoE
4 2 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (6.25%) DAB
4 2 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) MySQL
2 7 (21.88%) NoSQL
3 4 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (9.38%) Big Data
5 2 (6.25%) HBase
5 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
5 2 (6.25%) Apache Hive
6 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.13%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 14 (43.75%) Jenkins
2 9 (28.13%) Maven
3 6 (18.75%) Ant
3 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 6 (18.75%) Gradle
4 5 (15.63%) JIRA
5 4 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (12.50%) Bugzilla
5 4 (12.50%) Subversion
6 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
7 1 (3.13%) Artifactory
7 1 (3.13%) Hudson
7 1 (3.13%) Juju
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Games
3 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.25%) Marketing
4 2 (6.25%) Law
5 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.13%) Front Office
5 1 (3.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Build Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Design Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Development Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Data Scientist
6 1 (3.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) Web Services
1 6 (18.75%) Flash
2 4 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (6.25%) LAMP
4 1 (3.13%) Spring
4 1 (3.13%) Spring MVC
4 1 (3.13%) Spring Security
4 1 (3.13%) HTML5
4 1 (3.13%) Spring Integration
4 1 (3.13%) SAML
4 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Mobile Games
2 4 (12.50%) Open Source
2 4 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 3 (9.38%) Clustering
4 2 (6.25%) Derivative
4 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.25%) User Experience
4 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (3.13%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 24 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Android
2 6 (18.75%) Apple iOS
3 4 (12.50%) Ubuntu
3 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.38%) Windows
5 2 (6.25%) Solaris
5 2 (6.25%) VMS
5 2 (6.25%) UNIX
5 2 (6.25%) Debian
6 1 (3.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) Scrum
2 12 (37.50%) DevOps
3 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management
4 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (21.88%) Kanban
6 5 (15.63%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
8 3 (9.38%) Change Management
9 2 (6.25%) Project Management
9 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
9 2 (6.25%) TDD
9 2 (6.25%) Computer Security
9 2 (6.25%) MapReduce
9 2 (6.25%) Build Automation
9 2 (6.25%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) Python
2 15 (46.88%) Java
3 10 (31.25%) Perl
4 7 (21.88%) Tcl
4 7 (21.88%) Ruby
5 6 (18.75%) Shell Script
5 6 (18.75%) C++
6 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
7 3 (9.38%) C
7 3 (9.38%) PHP
8 2 (6.25%) Scala
9 1 (3.13%) Golang
9 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) VCP4
2 1 (3.13%) MBA
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.63%) Docker
3 4 (12.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (9.38%) vSphere
5 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.25%) KVM
6 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.13%) vCloud
6 1 (3.13%) Varnish
6 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (59.38%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (56.25%) Puppet
3 8 (25.00%) Nagios
4 7 (21.88%) ZABBIX
5 6 (18.75%) Ansible
6 4 (12.50%) HAProxy
6 4 (12.50%) Cacti
7 3 (9.38%) OpenView
7 3 (9.38%) Munin
7 3 (9.38%) SELinux
8 2 (6.25%) Salt
8 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (3.13%) Ganglia
9 1 (3.13%) Graphite
9 1 (3.13%) logstash
9 1 (3.13%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) HP
2 8 (25.00%) VMware
3 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
3 7 (21.88%) Cisco
4 3 (9.38%) IBM
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.38%) Apple
4 3 (9.38%) Splunk
5 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle
5 2 (6.25%) EMC
5 2 (6.25%) BMC
5 2 (6.25%) NetApp
6 1 (3.13%) SAP
6 1 (3.13%) Bloomberg
6 1 (3.13%) NEC
6 1 (3.13%) New Relic
6 1 (3.13%) SaltStack
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