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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank 293 325 333
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +8
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 21 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.049% 0.025%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.92% 0.25% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 3
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -8.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
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
2282 2433 2418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.79% 20.03% 19.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1970 2130 2221
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 October 2014.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in the City of London

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 (92.31%) Linux
2 18 (69.23%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (61.54%) Puppet
3 16 (61.54%) DevOps
4 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (42.31%) Jenkins
6 9 (34.62%) Apache
6 9 (34.62%) Python
7 8 (30.77%) Configuration Management
7 8 (30.77%) Law
8 7 (26.92%) Java
8 7 (26.92%) Perl
8 7 (26.92%) Ruby
8 7 (26.92%) Ubuntu
9 6 (23.08%) Maven
9 6 (23.08%) VMware
9 6 (23.08%) Scrum
9 6 (23.08%) Kanban
9 6 (23.08%) MySQL
9 6 (23.08%) Ant
9 6 (23.08%) Windows
9 6 (23.08%) Ansible
10 5 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (19.23%) Gradle
10 5 (19.23%) Apple iOS
10 5 (19.23%) C++
10 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
10 5 (19.23%) Flash
10 5 (19.23%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 9 (34.62%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) nginx
3 2 (7.69%) Node.js
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.85%) Joyent
2 1 (3.85%) GitHub
2 1 (3.85%) IaaS
2 1 (3.85%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
1 3 (11.54%) SNMP
1 3 (11.54%) DNS
1 3 (11.54%) iSCSI
2 2 (7.69%) SAN
2 2 (7.69%) DAB
2 2 (7.69%) FCoE
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.85%) Multicast
3 1 (3.85%) OSPF
3 1 (3.85%) BGP
3 1 (3.85%) MGCP
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) Wireless
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) VoIP
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) MariaDB
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Jenkins
2 6 (23.08%) Maven
2 6 (23.08%) Ant
3 5 (19.23%) Gradle
3 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.69%) Juju
5 1 (3.85%) Artifactory
5 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 8 (30.77%) Law
2 5 (19.23%) Games
3 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 4 (15.38%) Finance
4 3 (11.54%) Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) Front Office
5 1 (3.85%) Electronics
5 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.85%) Publishing
5 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Build Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Development Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Flash
2 3 (11.54%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Mobile Games
2 4 (15.38%) Open Source
3 3 (11.54%) Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.85%) DTV
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Wiki
4 1 (3.85%) Blog
4 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) Ubuntu
3 6 (23.08%) Windows
4 5 (19.23%) Apple iOS
4 5 (19.23%) Android
4 5 (19.23%) Debian
5 4 (15.38%) CentOS
6 3 (11.54%) SELinux
7 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (7.69%) VMS
8 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.85%) UNIX
8 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (3.85%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) DevOps
2 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 6 (23.08%) Scrum
5 6 (23.08%) Kanban
6 5 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
7 3 (11.54%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
8 2 (7.69%) ITIL
8 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.85%) High Availability
9 1 (3.85%) Change Control
9 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
9 1 (3.85%) Build Automation
9 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (3.85%) Project Management
9 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Python
2 7 (26.92%) Java
2 7 (26.92%) Perl
2 7 (26.92%) Ruby
3 5 (19.23%) C++
3 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
4 3 (11.54%) PHP
4 3 (11.54%) C
4 3 (11.54%) Tcl
5 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) MBA
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) RHCE
2 1 (3.85%) CCIE
2 1 (3.85%) CCSP
2 1 (3.85%) CCNP
2 1 (3.85%) GNVQ
2 1 (3.85%) MCITP
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.85%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) Docker
3 1 (3.85%) Ceph
3 1 (3.85%) vSphere
3 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.85%) vCloud
3 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) XenServer
3 1 (3.85%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (69.23%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (61.54%) Puppet
3 6 (23.08%) Ansible
4 1 (3.85%) Salt
4 1 (3.85%) Kibana
4 1 (3.85%) Graylog2
4 1 (3.85%) logstash
4 1 (3.85%) Nagios
4 1 (3.85%) SCCM
4 1 (3.85%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.85%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) VMware
2 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 3 (11.54%) HP
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.85%) Scality
5 1 (3.85%) SaltStack
5 1 (3.85%) Splunk
5 1 (3.85%) New Relic
5 1 (3.85%) Bloomberg
5 1 (3.85%) EMC
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) NetApp
5 1 (3.85%) NEC
5 1 (3.85%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) SAP
5 1 (3.85%) RightScale
5 1 (3.85%) Brocade
5 1 (3.85%) Perforce
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Good benefits / Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago