The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 603 800 844
Rank change year-on-year
+197 +44
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 273 102 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.094% 0.020%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.27% 0.45% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 200 78 18
Average salary £54,000 £47,500 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.68% -19.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £54,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
OpenStack
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
21470 22734 21896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.80% 21.06% 20.99%
Number of salaries quoted 18047 18781 18668
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in England

OpenStack
Salary Trend in England

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

OpenStack Salary Trend in England

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenStack across the England region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in England

OpenStack
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the England region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +70 145 £58,750 +17.50% 18
South East +13 35 £60,000 +20.00%
East of England +45 29 £57,500 +27.77% 3
South West +4 29 £41,000 +2.50% 4
East Midlands +22 15 £49,000 - 3
Yorkshire - 6 £85,000 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £42,500 -
North West -1 2 £36,250 -12.12% 1
OpenStack
UK

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 340 (67.06%) Linux
2 235 (46.35%) Java
3 232 (45.76%) Puppet
4 205 (40.43%) Python
5 203 (40.04%) Opscode Chef
6 195 (38.46%) DevOps
7 187 (36.88%) VMware
8 185 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
9 152 (29.98%) Ruby
10 147 (28.99%) Jenkins
11 146 (28.80%) Windows
12 139 (27.42%) VMware Infrastructure
13 131 (25.84%) Apache
14 126 (24.85%) MySQL
15 125 (24.65%) Perl
16 112 (22.09%) Open Source
17 107 (21.10%) NoSQL
18 103 (20.32%) Nagios
19 101 (19.92%) Web Services
19 101 (19.92%) Red Hat
20 99 (19.53%) Oracle
21 98 (19.33%) Bash Shell
22 97 (19.13%) UNIX
23 96 (18.93%) Tomcat
23 96 (18.93%) Amazon AWS
23 96 (18.93%) Ansible
24 89 (17.55%) Git (software)
25 83 (16.37%) Configuration Management
26 82 (16.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 77 (15.19%) DNS

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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
1 131 (25.84%) Apache
2 96 (18.93%) Tomcat
3 51 (10.06%) nginx
4 42 (8.28%) JBoss
5 32 (6.31%) Node.js
6 27 (5.33%) IIS
6 27 (5.33%) WebSphere
7 25 (4.93%) Cloud Foundry
8 23 (4.54%) Elasticsearch
8 23 (4.54%) WebLogic
9 14 (2.76%) GlassFish
10 11 (2.17%) Apache Solr
11 10 (1.97%) Confluence
11 10 (1.97%) CloudStack
12 9 (1.78%) SAS
13 8 (1.58%) SharePoint
14 4 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (0.79%) Apache Pig
14 4 (0.79%) Apache Spark
15 3 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (2.76%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.78%) SPSS
3 2 (0.39%) Stata
3 2 (0.39%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 7 (1.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 96 (18.93%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (12.82%) IaaS
3 59 (11.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 52 (10.26%) PaaS
5 43 (8.48%) Cloud Computing
6 42 (8.28%) Amazon EC2
7 41 (8.09%) SaaS
8 37 (7.30%) Google Apps
9 31 (6.11%) SoftLayer
10 30 (5.92%) Google Cloud Platform
11 27 (5.33%) AWS CloudFormation
12 25 (4.93%) OpenShift
13 19 (3.75%) IBM SmartCloud
14 14 (2.76%) Terremark
15 12 (2.37%) Heroku
16 11 (2.17%) Google App Engine
16 11 (2.17%) Joyent
16 11 (2.17%) GitHub
17 10 (1.97%) Engine Yard
18 8 (1.58%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 77 (15.19%) DNS
2 56 (11.05%) Firewall
3 49 (9.66%) TCP/IP
3 49 (9.66%) SAN
4 40 (7.89%) WAN
5 36 (7.10%) LAN
5 36 (7.10%) Internet
6 29 (5.72%) Software-Defined Networking
7 24 (4.73%) HTTP
8 18 (3.55%) VLAN
9 17 (3.35%) BIG-IP
10 15 (2.96%) Network Security
10 15 (2.96%) VPN
11 12 (2.37%) DHCP
12 11 (2.17%) Broadband
12 11 (2.17%) Kerberos
12 11 (2.17%) SSL
13 10 (1.97%) iSCSI
13 10 (1.97%) VoIP
14 9 (1.78%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (24.85%) MySQL
2 107 (21.10%) NoSQL
3 76 (14.99%) Apache Cassandra
4 54 (10.65%) Relational Database
5 49 (9.66%) MongoDB
6 45 (8.88%) Hadoop
6 45 (8.88%) Big Data
7 38 (7.50%) SQL Server
8 27 (5.33%) RDBMS
9 24 (4.73%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (3.35%) Couchbase
11 11 (2.17%) Redis
12 8 (1.58%) CouchDB
12 8 (1.58%) Mahout
12 8 (1.58%) Oracle Database
13 6 (1.18%) MariaDB
13 6 (1.18%) Hazelcast
14 5 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 5 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (0.99%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 147 (28.99%) Jenkins
2 89 (17.55%) Git (software)
3 54 (10.65%) Subversion
4 36 (7.10%) Maven
5 25 (4.93%) Ant
6 24 (4.73%) JIRA
7 21 (4.14%) Hudson
8 20 (3.94%) Artifactory
9 18 (3.55%) Gradle
9 18 (3.55%) Cucumber
10 12 (2.37%) TeamCity
11 9 (1.78%) LLVM
11 9 (1.78%) GCC
11 9 (1.78%) Bugzilla
12 6 (1.18%) Eclipse
13 4 (0.79%) QuickTest Pro
13 4 (0.79%) JMeter
13 4 (0.79%) JUnit
13 4 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (0.79%) FishEye
General
1 46 (9.07%) Finance
2 40 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 28 (5.52%) Marketing
4 25 (4.93%) Banking
5 14 (2.76%) Games
6 7 (1.38%) Front Office
6 7 (1.38%) Electronics
6 7 (1.38%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.99%) Retail
7 5 (0.99%) Billing
8 4 (0.79%) Publishing
8 4 (0.79%) Law
9 3 (0.59%) Advertising
10 2 (0.39%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 106 (20.91%) Architect
2 89 (17.55%) DevOps Engineer
3 61 (12.03%) Systems Administrator
4 58 (11.44%) Administrator
5 56 (11.05%) Linux Administrator
6 53 (10.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 49 (9.66%) Developer
8 42 (8.28%) Linux Engineer
9 41 (8.09%) Software Engineer
10 40 (7.89%) Consultant
11 31 (6.11%) Systems Engineer
11 31 (6.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 27 (5.33%) AWS Architect
13 26 (5.13%) Technical Architect
13 26 (5.13%) Cloud Architect
14 24 (4.73%) Solutions Architect
15 22 (4.34%) Senior Developer
16 21 (4.14%) Designer
17 20 (3.94%) Infrastructure Designer
18 18 (3.55%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (19.92%) Web Services
2 57 (11.24%) HTML
3 49 (9.66%) .NET
4 43 (8.48%) LAMP
5 41 (8.09%) CSS
5 41 (8.09%) RESTful
6 36 (7.10%) jQuery
7 28 (5.52%) RabbitMQ
8 27 (5.33%) ActiveMQ
9 21 (4.14%) Spring
10 19 (3.75%) J2EE
11 18 (3.55%) Hibernate
11 18 (3.55%) HTML5
12 17 (3.35%) REST
12 17 (3.35%) Ajax
13 15 (2.96%) ASP.NET
13 15 (2.96%) XML
13 15 (2.96%) AngularJS
13 15 (2.96%) MCollective
14 14 (2.76%) Catalyst
Miscellaneous
1 112 (22.09%) Open Source
2 52 (10.26%) Computer Science
3 39 (7.69%) Public Cloud
4 33 (6.51%) Private Cloud
5 28 (5.52%) Mathematics
6 25 (4.93%) Hybrid Cloud
7 24 (4.73%) Management Information System
7 24 (4.73%) Clustering
8 21 (4.14%) Physics
8 21 (4.14%) Mobile App
9 19 (3.75%) Enterprise Cloud
10 18 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (3.55%) Device Driver
11 16 (3.16%) Replication
12 15 (2.96%) Over-the-Top Content
13 13 (2.56%) CMDB
14 12 (2.37%) IPTV
15 11 (2.17%) Mainframe
16 10 (1.97%) Cryptography
17 8 (1.58%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 340 (67.06%) Linux
2 146 (28.80%) Windows
3 97 (19.13%) UNIX
4 82 (16.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 46 (9.07%) CentOS
6 35 (6.90%) Ubuntu
7 22 (4.34%) Android
8 19 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (3.35%) Apple iOS
10 16 (3.16%) Debian
11 14 (2.76%) Mac OS X
12 11 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (1.18%) Windows 7
14 5 (0.99%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.79%) Solaris
16 3 (0.59%) Mac OS X Server
17 2 (0.39%) OpenBSD
17 2 (0.39%) VMS
17 2 (0.39%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (38.46%) DevOps
2 185 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (16.37%) Configuration Management
4 72 (14.20%) Continuous Delivery
5 67 (13.21%) E-Commerce
6 59 (11.64%) Scrum
7 58 (11.44%) Continuous Integration
8 57 (11.24%) ITIL
9 55 (10.85%) Software Engineering
10 40 (7.89%) Load Balancing
11 39 (7.69%) SOA
12 31 (6.11%) Project Management
13 28 (5.52%) TDD
14 26 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
15 25 (4.93%) Kanban
16 24 (4.73%) MVC
17 23 (4.54%) UML
18 21 (4.14%) Migration
18 21 (4.14%) Enterprise Architecture
19 20 (3.94%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 235 (46.35%) Java
2 205 (40.43%) Python
3 152 (29.98%) Ruby
4 125 (24.65%) Perl
5 98 (19.33%) Bash Shell
6 72 (14.20%) SQL
7 64 (12.62%) JavaScript
8 58 (11.44%) PHP
9 45 (8.88%) PowerShell
10 39 (7.69%) C
11 37 (7.30%) C++
12 33 (6.51%) Scala
13 31 (6.11%) C#
14 29 (5.72%) Korn
15 25 (4.93%) Shell Script
16 15 (2.96%) Golang
17 14 (2.76%) Tcl
18 11 (2.17%) Clojure
19 7 (1.38%) R
20 5 (0.99%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 66 (13.02%) Degree
2 17 (3.35%) Security Cleared
2 17 (3.35%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (2.76%) CCNA
4 12 (2.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (1.78%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.78%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.18%) ISEB
7 4 (0.79%) Postgraduate
7 4 (0.79%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.79%) RHCE
7 4 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.59%) CCIE
8 3 (0.59%) HP MASE
8 3 (0.59%) RHCSA
9 2 (0.39%) MCITP
9 2 (0.39%) VCDX
9 2 (0.39%) VCAP
9 2 (0.39%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.56%) QA
2 7 (1.38%) SLA
3 6 (1.18%) ISO 9000
4 3 (0.59%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 139 (27.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (11.05%) KVM
3 44 (8.68%) Hyper-V
4 40 (7.89%) Docker
5 39 (7.69%) Active Directory
6 33 (6.51%) vSphere
7 32 (6.31%) vCloud
8 31 (6.11%) Xen
9 17 (3.35%) VMware ESX
10 15 (2.96%) LXC
11 14 (2.76%) NFS
12 12 (2.37%) Varnish
13 9 (1.78%) QEMU
14 8 (1.58%) XenServer
15 6 (1.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 6 (1.18%) GlusterFS
16 5 (0.99%) Slurm Workload Manager
16 5 (0.99%) VirtualBox
16 5 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
16 5 (0.99%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 232 (45.76%) Puppet
2 203 (40.04%) Opscode Chef
3 103 (20.32%) Nagios
4 96 (18.93%) Ansible
5 55 (10.85%) Salt
6 51 (10.06%) ZABBIX
7 38 (7.50%) Graphite
8 32 (6.31%) Ganglia
9 22 (4.34%) Vagrant
10 19 (3.75%) Cobbler
11 18 (3.55%) collectd
12 14 (2.76%) HAProxy
13 12 (2.37%) logstash
14 11 (2.17%) SELinux
15 9 (1.78%) Cacti
15 9 (1.78%) OpenView
16 6 (1.18%) Check_MK
17 5 (0.99%) Mesos
17 5 (0.99%) Red Hat Spacewalk
17 5 (0.99%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 187 (36.88%) VMware
2 101 (19.92%) Red Hat
3 99 (19.53%) Oracle
4 77 (15.19%) Google
5 71 (14.00%) Cisco
6 58 (11.44%) Microsoft
7 53 (10.45%) Rackspace
8 52 (10.26%) HP
9 50 (9.86%) IBM
10 32 (6.31%) SaltStack
11 19 (3.75%) Akamai
11 19 (3.75%) F5
12 18 (3.55%) Dell
13 13 (2.56%) NetApp
14 12 (2.37%) SAP
15 10 (1.97%) Citrix
16 9 (1.78%) Cognos
16 9 (1.78%) Business Objects
16 9 (1.78%) New Relic
17 8 (1.58%) Splunk
Bristol, Somerset
Earth Stream Global
Posted: 11 hours ago
Essex
IFDS
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Bens + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £60000 - £72000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + On Call, Bonus, Shift Allowance
Posted: 20 hours ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + £3750 London weighting
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum plus Car Allowance, bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 10% bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + car + 15% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: Generous salary, bonus and benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Competitive + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car, bonus, medical, good pension
Posted: 7 days ago