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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 290 340 324
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -16
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 18 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.024% 0.058%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.89% 0.11% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 7
Average salary £57,500 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.73%
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
2014 2649 2212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 19.43% 20.94% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1738 2282 1949
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 27 (79.41%) Linux
1 27 (79.41%) Python
2 20 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (55.88%) Windows
3 19 (55.88%) MySQL
4 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (52.94%) Puppet
5 16 (47.06%) VMware
6 15 (44.12%) Java
7 14 (41.18%) Cisco
8 12 (35.29%) Oracle
8 12 (35.29%) Bash Shell
8 12 (35.29%) Git (software)
8 12 (35.29%) Jenkins
8 12 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
9 11 (32.35%) Ruby
10 10 (29.41%) Apache
10 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (26.47%) Splunk
11 9 (26.47%) Ansible
11 9 (26.47%) DevOps
11 9 (26.47%) Tomcat
11 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
11 9 (26.47%) CSS
11 9 (26.47%) Web Services
11 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
11 9 (26.47%) PHP
11 9 (26.47%) HTML
11 9 (26.47%) DNS
11 9 (26.47%) Nagios

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (29.41%) Apache
2 9 (26.47%) Tomcat
3 5 (14.71%) JBoss
4 4 (11.76%) Node.js
5 3 (8.82%) IIS
5 3 (8.82%) nginx
5 3 (8.82%) Apache Spark
6 2 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Apache Pig
7 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.94%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (20.59%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (17.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (14.71%) IaaS
5 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (8.82%) GitHub
6 2 (5.88%) Sumo Logic
6 2 (5.88%) Datadog
6 2 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (5.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (5.88%) PaaS
7 1 (2.94%) Heroku
7 1 (2.94%) Office 365
7 1 (2.94%) OpenShift
7 1 (2.94%) SaaS
7 1 (2.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) DNS
2 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
3 6 (17.65%) HTTPS
3 6 (17.65%) LDAP
3 6 (17.65%) Firewall
4 5 (14.71%) VLAN
4 5 (14.71%) SAN
4 5 (14.71%) TACACS
4 5 (14.71%) HTTP
4 5 (14.71%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (14.71%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (14.71%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (8.82%) MPLS
5 3 (8.82%) SSL
5 3 (8.82%) VPN
6 2 (5.88%) FTP
6 2 (5.88%) DAB
6 2 (5.88%) Internet
6 2 (5.88%) SSH
6 2 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (55.88%) MySQL
2 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
3 7 (20.59%) MongoDB
3 7 (20.59%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (20.59%) Big Data
4 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
5 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
5 5 (14.71%) Data Mining
6 4 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
6 4 (11.76%) Redis
7 3 (8.82%) Hadoop
7 3 (8.82%) HBase
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.94%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Git (software)
1 12 (35.29%) Jenkins
2 8 (23.53%) Subversion
3 4 (11.76%) Maven
3 4 (11.76%) JIRA
3 4 (11.76%) Grunt
4 3 (8.82%) HP UFT
4 3 (8.82%) Bugzilla
5 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.94%) Hudson
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Billing
3 4 (11.76%) Advertising
4 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.88%) Law
6 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Network Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Administrator
3 5 (14.71%) Security Administrator
3 5 (14.71%) Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Design Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Java Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Java Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) HTML
1 9 (26.47%) CSS
1 9 (26.47%) Web Services
2 5 (14.71%) JMS
2 5 (14.71%) JSP
2 5 (14.71%) .NET
2 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
2 5 (14.71%) LAMP
2 5 (14.71%) Ajax
2 5 (14.71%) WAMP
3 4 (11.76%) HTML5
3 4 (11.76%) CSS3
3 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
3 4 (11.76%) jQuery
4 2 (5.88%) Play Framework
5 1 (2.94%) Spring Integration
5 1 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (2.94%) Spring MVC
5 1 (2.94%) Spring Security
5 1 (2.94%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
1 7 (20.59%) Private Cloud
2 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 6 (17.65%) Mobile App
2 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (14.71%) PKI
3 5 (14.71%) Social Media
3 5 (14.71%) Replication
4 2 (5.88%) Clustering
4 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.94%) User Experience
5 1 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (79.41%) Linux
2 19 (55.88%) Windows
3 6 (17.65%) UNIX
4 4 (11.76%) CoreOS
5 3 (8.82%) Ubuntu
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.88%) VMS
6 2 (5.88%) Debian
7 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (26.47%) DevOps
3 8 (23.53%) Scrum
4 7 (20.59%) SOA
5 6 (17.65%) TDD
5 6 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (14.71%) Patch Management
6 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
6 5 (14.71%) Web Design
6 5 (14.71%) B2B
6 5 (14.71%) EAI
6 5 (14.71%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (14.71%) Software Architecture
6 5 (14.71%) BDD
6 5 (14.71%) SIEM
6 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Integration Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Workflow
7 4 (11.76%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (79.41%) Python
2 15 (44.12%) Java
3 12 (35.29%) Bash Shell
4 11 (32.35%) Ruby
5 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
5 9 (26.47%) PHP
6 7 (20.59%) SQL
6 7 (20.59%) Perl
6 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
6 7 (20.59%) Scala
7 5 (14.71%) Shell Script
7 5 (14.71%) Go
8 4 (11.76%) C#
8 4 (11.76%) C++
9 3 (8.82%) Tcl
10 1 (2.94%) VBScript
10 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) CCNA
1 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (14.71%) CEH
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (23.53%) vSphere
2 8 (23.53%) KVM
3 6 (17.65%) Docker
4 5 (14.71%) VirtualBox
5 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.88%) HDFS
6 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
6 2 (5.88%) vCloud
6 2 (5.88%) iptables
7 1 (2.94%) LXC
7 1 (2.94%) NFS
7 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
7 1 (2.94%) Samba
7 1 (2.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (52.94%) Puppet
2 12 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (26.47%) Ansible
3 9 (26.47%) Nagios
4 7 (20.59%) ZABBIX
5 5 (14.71%) WSUS
5 5 (14.71%) Vagrant
6 4 (11.76%) Kubernetes
6 4 (11.76%) Salt
7 2 (5.88%) CFEngine
8 1 (2.94%) HAProxy
8 1 (2.94%) Hyperic
8 1 (2.94%) Graphite
8 1 (2.94%) logstash
8 1 (2.94%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (2.94%) SCOM
8 1 (2.94%) Cacti
8 1 (2.94%) Ganglia
8 1 (2.94%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) VMware
2 14 (41.18%) Cisco
3 12 (35.29%) Oracle
4 9 (26.47%) Splunk
5 8 (23.53%) EMC
6 7 (20.59%) BMC
6 7 (20.59%) IBM
6 7 (20.59%) HP
7 6 (17.65%) Google
8 5 (14.71%) Cognos
8 5 (14.71%) CA
8 5 (14.71%) F5
8 5 (14.71%) Rackspace
8 5 (14.71%) ServiceNow
9 4 (11.76%) SaltStack
9 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
10 3 (8.82%) NetApp
10 3 (8.82%) New Relic
11 2 (5.88%) WorldPay
11 2 (5.88%) Microsoft