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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 300 319 310
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -9
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 14 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.036% 0.054%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.65% 0.17% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 6
Average salary £54,000 £76,250 £88,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.18% -14.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,250 £75,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,150 £95,250 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -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
2145 2408 2019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.62% 21.53% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1840 2068 1831
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
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 March 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 March 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 (75.76%) Linux
2 20 (60.61%) Python
2 20 (60.61%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (57.58%) Puppet
3 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (45.45%) Java
4 15 (45.45%) Jenkins
5 14 (42.42%) MySQL
6 13 (39.39%) Apache
6 13 (39.39%) DevOps
7 12 (36.36%) Scrum
8 11 (33.33%) Perl
8 11 (33.33%) HP
9 10 (30.30%) Configuration Management
10 9 (27.27%) Nagios
10 9 (27.27%) VMware
11 8 (24.24%) Maven
11 8 (24.24%) Cisco
11 8 (24.24%) NoSQL
11 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (24.24%) ZABBIX
12 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
12 7 (21.21%) Ansible
12 7 (21.21%) Tcl
12 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
12 7 (21.21%) Web Services
12 7 (21.21%) Ruby
12 7 (21.21%) Finance
13 6 (18.18%) Shell Script

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (39.39%) Apache
2 4 (12.12%) nginx
3 2 (6.06%) Node.js
3 2 (6.06%) Apache Pig
3 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.06%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.03%) JBoss
4 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.03%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) GitHub
2 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.03%) PaaS
3 1 (3.03%) Heroku
3 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.03%) OpenShift
3 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.03%) Datadog
3 1 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (3.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) DNS
2 4 (12.12%) MPLS
3 3 (9.09%) Firewall
3 3 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (9.09%) SNMP
4 2 (6.06%) LDAP
4 2 (6.06%) DHCP
4 2 (6.06%) iSCSI
4 2 (6.06%) FCoE
4 2 (6.06%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (6.06%) DAB
5 1 (3.03%) SSH
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.03%) FTP
5 1 (3.03%) HTTP
5 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.03%) VPN
5 1 (3.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) MySQL
2 8 (24.24%) NoSQL
3 5 (15.15%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (9.09%) Big Data
5 2 (6.06%) HBase
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.06%) Hadoop
5 2 (6.06%) Apache Hive
5 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.03%) MariaDB
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 8 (24.24%) Maven
3 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
4 5 (15.15%) Ant
4 5 (15.15%) JIRA
4 5 (15.15%) Subversion
4 5 (15.15%) Gradle
5 4 (12.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (12.12%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (12.12%) Bugzilla
6 2 (6.06%) TeamCity
7 1 (3.03%) Hudson
7 1 (3.03%) Artifactory
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Games
3 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.06%) Law
5 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.03%) Advertising
5 1 (3.03%) Billing
5 1 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.03%) Front Office
5 1 (3.03%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Network Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Test Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Build Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Design Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Linux Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) Development Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Data Scientist
7 1 (3.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) Web Services
2 5 (15.15%) Flash
3 4 (12.12%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (9.09%) LAMP
5 2 (6.06%) HTML
6 1 (3.03%) .NET
6 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.03%) CSS
6 1 (3.03%) JSP
6 1 (3.03%) JMS
6 1 (3.03%) SAML
6 1 (3.03%) Spring
6 1 (3.03%) Ajax
6 1 (3.03%) Spring MVC
6 1 (3.03%) Spring Security
6 1 (3.03%) WAMP
6 1 (3.03%) HTML5
6 1 (3.03%) Spring Integration
6 1 (3.03%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Mobile Games
2 4 (12.12%) Open Source
2 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
3 3 (9.09%) Clustering
4 2 (6.06%) Derivative
4 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.06%) User Experience
4 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (3.03%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 25 (75.76%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Android
2 5 (15.15%) Apple iOS
3 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.09%) Ubuntu
4 3 (9.09%) UNIX
5 2 (6.06%) Debian
5 2 (6.06%) VMS
5 2 (6.06%) Solaris
6 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.03%) SUSE
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) DevOps
3 12 (36.36%) Scrum
4 10 (30.30%) Configuration Management
5 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (18.18%) Kanban
7 5 (15.15%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
8 4 (12.12%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (9.09%) Change Management
9 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
10 2 (6.06%) Release Management
10 2 (6.06%) TDD
10 2 (6.06%) Project Management
10 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
10 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
10 2 (6.06%) Computer Security
10 2 (6.06%) MapReduce
10 2 (6.06%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) Python
2 15 (45.45%) Java
3 11 (33.33%) Perl
4 7 (21.21%) Ruby
4 7 (21.21%) Tcl
5 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
5 6 (18.18%) Bash Shell
6 5 (15.15%) C++
7 4 (12.12%) PHP
8 3 (9.09%) Scala
8 3 (9.09%) C
9 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
9 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
9 1 (3.03%) SQL
9 1 (3.03%) Golang
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (18.18%) Docker
3 4 (12.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (9.09%) vSphere
5 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.06%) KVM
6 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.03%) vCloud
6 1 (3.03%) Varnish
6 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.03%) iptables
Systems Management
1 20 (60.61%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (57.58%) Puppet
3 9 (27.27%) Nagios
4 8 (24.24%) ZABBIX
5 7 (21.21%) Ansible
6 4 (12.12%) HAProxy
6 4 (12.12%) Cacti
7 3 (9.09%) OpenView
7 3 (9.09%) Munin
7 3 (9.09%) SELinux
8 2 (6.06%) Salt
8 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (3.03%) Graphite
9 1 (3.03%) logstash
9 1 (3.03%) Hyperic
9 1 (3.03%) CFEngine
9 1 (3.03%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) HP
2 9 (27.27%) VMware
3 8 (24.24%) Cisco
4 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
5 3 (9.09%) Apple
5 3 (9.09%) Splunk
5 3 (9.09%) IBM
5 3 (9.09%) Oracle
5 3 (9.09%) EMC
5 3 (9.09%) BMC
6 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.06%) NetApp
7 1 (3.03%) Google
7 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.03%) New Relic
7 1 (3.03%) SaltStack
7 1 (3.03%) SAP
7 1 (3.03%) Cognos
7 1 (3.03%) CA
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £51 - £55k per annum + 10% bonus, healthcare, Pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £51 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: 5 days ago