The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank 796 821 887
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +66
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 106 35 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.094% 0.034% 0.008%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.45% 0.16% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 79 30 6
Average salary £49,000 £57,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.78% +64.28%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.00% +42.85%
Application Platforms Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
23511 21798 23618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.80% 20.95% 19.95%
Number of salaries quoted 19504 18510 20747
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
OpenStack
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -15 63 £52,500 -12.50% 16
South East -5 12 £50,000 -13.04% 3
East Midlands -14 10 £49,000 +15.29% 1
Yorkshire - 7 £65,000 - 2
North West - 6 £40,000 - 1
East of England -11 4 £45,000 -15.88% 2
South West - 4 £40,000 -
OpenStack
UK

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 163 (75.46%) Linux
2 104 (48.15%) MySQL
3 102 (47.22%) Python
4 98 (45.37%) Puppet
5 78 (36.11%) Java
6 75 (34.72%) Opscode Chef
7 66 (30.56%) Ruby
8 63 (29.17%) VMware
8 63 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
9 62 (28.70%) Nagios
10 60 (27.78%) Windows
11 59 (27.31%) CentOS
12 56 (25.93%) Perl
13 55 (25.46%) Tomcat
14 54 (25.00%) Apache
15 52 (24.07%) KVM
16 50 (23.15%) Oracle
16 50 (23.15%) Configuration Management
17 48 (22.22%) NoSQL
18 46 (21.30%) Red Hat
19 45 (20.83%) Ubuntu
19 45 (20.83%) Jenkins
20 44 (20.37%) MongoDB
21 43 (19.91%) Amazon AWS
22 42 (19.44%) Bash Shell
22 42 (19.44%) UNIX
23 41 (18.98%) Clustering
24 39 (18.06%) E-Commerce
24 39 (18.06%) Open Source
25 37 (17.13%) Shell Script

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 55 (25.46%) Tomcat
2 54 (25.00%) Apache
3 20 (9.26%) IIS
4 17 (7.87%) Cloud Foundry
5 15 (6.94%) CloudStack
6 9 (4.17%) Node.js
7 7 (3.24%) Apache Solr
8 6 (2.78%) Lync
9 5 (2.31%) nginx
10 4 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.85%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (1.39%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.93%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.93%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
13 1 (0.46%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.46%) SAS
13 1 (0.46%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.46%) Mule
13 1 (0.46%) GlassFish
Applications
1 10 (4.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.46%) SPSS
2 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 43 (19.91%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (13.43%) IaaS
3 25 (11.57%) Amazon EC2
4 23 (10.65%) SaaS
5 22 (10.19%) Microsoft Azure
6 21 (9.72%) Cloud Computing
7 18 (8.33%) Heroku
8 16 (7.41%) Engine Yard
9 15 (6.94%) Google Apps
10 12 (5.56%) Google App Engine
10 12 (5.56%) Amazon S3
11 10 (4.63%) PaaS
12 2 (0.93%) Joyent
13 1 (0.46%) Google Compute Engine
13 1 (0.46%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.46%) GitHub
13 1 (0.46%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (15.28%) SAN
1 33 (15.28%) DNS
2 32 (14.81%) TCP/IP
3 23 (10.65%) NAS
4 22 (10.19%) Firewall
4 22 (10.19%) VPN
5 18 (8.33%) VLAN
6 17 (7.87%) LAN
6 17 (7.87%) WAN
7 13 (6.02%) Internet
8 11 (5.09%) Network Security
9 9 (4.17%) BIG-IP
10 7 (3.24%) SNMP
11 6 (2.78%) Asterisk PBX
11 6 (2.78%) VoIP
12 5 (2.31%) HTTP
12 5 (2.31%) LDAP
13 4 (1.85%) Kerberos
14 3 (1.39%) OpenLDAP
15 2 (0.93%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (48.15%) MySQL
2 48 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 44 (20.37%) MongoDB
4 32 (14.81%) Apache Cassandra
5 25 (11.57%) SQL Server
5 25 (11.57%) RDBMS
5 25 (11.57%) Relational Database
6 22 (10.19%) Redis
7 21 (9.72%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (5.09%) Big Data
9 9 (4.17%) Hadoop
10 7 (3.24%) CouchDB
11 6 (2.78%) HBase
12 5 (2.31%) Voldemort
13 4 (1.85%) Hazelcast
13 4 (1.85%) OrientDB
14 3 (1.39%) DB2
15 2 (0.93%) Riak
16 1 (0.46%) Data Mining
16 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 45 (20.83%) Jenkins
2 18 (8.33%) Subversion
3 15 (6.94%) JIRA
4 11 (5.09%) Git (software)
4 11 (5.09%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 8 (3.70%) Hudson
6 7 (3.24%) Maven
7 6 (2.78%) Artifactory
8 5 (2.31%) Juju
9 4 (1.85%) FishEye
9 4 (1.85%) Selenium
9 4 (1.85%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.46%) Ant
General
1 20 (9.26%) Games
2 18 (8.33%) Finance
3 12 (5.56%) Legal
4 8 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.78%) Retail
6 5 (2.31%) Back Office
7 4 (1.85%) Marketing
8 1 (0.46%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.46%) Banking
8 1 (0.46%) Advertising
8 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (18.06%) DevOps Engineer
2 37 (17.13%) Administrator
3 35 (16.20%) Systems Administrator
4 33 (15.28%) Linux Administrator
5 31 (14.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 30 (13.89%) Linux Engineer
7 22 (10.19%) Architect
7 22 (10.19%) Cloud Engineer
8 20 (9.26%) Developer
9 16 (7.41%) Designer
9 16 (7.41%) Infrastructure Designer
10 12 (5.56%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 12 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
11 11 (5.09%) Cloud Architect
12 9 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
13 8 (3.70%) Software Engineer
14 7 (3.24%) Consultant
15 6 (2.78%) Lead Architect
15 6 (2.78%) Senior Developer
16 5 (2.31%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (14.35%) Web Services
2 17 (7.87%) XML
3 16 (7.41%) MCollective
3 16 (7.41%) JSON
4 14 (6.48%) HTML
5 12 (5.56%) J2EE
6 10 (4.63%) REST
6 10 (4.63%) RESTful
7 9 (4.17%) .NET
8 7 (3.24%) Ruby on Rails
9 5 (2.31%) CSS
9 5 (2.31%) Spring
9 5 (2.31%) Hibernate
9 5 (2.31%) LAMP
10 4 (1.85%) OAuth
10 4 (1.85%) OpenID
10 4 (1.85%) jQuery
10 4 (1.85%) Django
10 4 (1.85%) X-Windows
10 4 (1.85%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (18.98%) Clustering
2 39 (18.06%) Open Source
3 30 (13.89%) Computer Science
4 20 (9.26%) Mobile App
5 16 (7.41%) Device Driver
6 12 (5.56%) Replication
7 5 (2.31%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.85%) Cryptography
8 4 (1.85%) Biometrics
9 3 (1.39%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.39%) Physics
9 3 (1.39%) Mobile Games
10 2 (0.93%) CMDB
10 2 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.93%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.46%) Statistics
11 1 (0.46%) Online Games
11 1 (0.46%) Grid Computing
11 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 163 (75.46%) Linux
2 60 (27.78%) Windows
3 59 (27.31%) CentOS
4 45 (20.83%) Ubuntu
5 42 (19.44%) UNIX
6 26 (12.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (8.33%) Debian
8 8 (3.70%) Android
8 8 (3.70%) Mac OS X
9 4 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.85%) Mac OS
9 4 (1.85%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.85%) SUSE
9 4 (1.85%) Gentoo
9 4 (1.85%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (1.85%) Solaris
10 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.93%) Fedora
10 2 (0.93%) AIX
10 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (23.15%) Configuration Management
3 39 (18.06%) E-Commerce
4 37 (17.13%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (13.89%) Software Engineering
6 25 (11.57%) Project Management
7 18 (8.33%) ITIL
7 18 (8.33%) Load Balancing
8 15 (6.94%) Agile Project Management
9 13 (6.02%) OO
9 13 (6.02%) High Availability
10 12 (5.56%) OOP
11 8 (3.70%) Business Continuity
11 8 (3.70%) Release Management
12 7 (3.24%) Service Delivery
12 7 (3.24%) SOA
12 7 (3.24%) Scrum
13 6 (2.78%) TDD
13 6 (2.78%) Kanban
14 5 (2.31%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 102 (47.22%) Python
2 78 (36.11%) Java
3 66 (30.56%) Ruby
4 56 (25.93%) Perl
5 42 (19.44%) Bash Shell
6 37 (17.13%) Shell Script
7 32 (14.81%) PHP
8 25 (11.57%) SQL
9 23 (10.65%) JavaScript
10 18 (8.33%) C++
11 16 (7.41%) C
11 16 (7.41%) Korn
12 7 (3.24%) C#
13 4 (1.85%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.85%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.46%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (9.26%) Degree
2 15 (6.94%) RHCE
3 2 (0.93%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.46%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (16.67%) QA
2 6 (2.78%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.85%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.93%) SLA
5 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 52 (24.07%) KVM
2 30 (13.89%) vCloud
3 29 (13.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (8.33%) Xen
5 17 (7.87%) vSphere
6 10 (4.63%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (4.63%) Hyper-V
6 10 (4.63%) Varnish
7 6 (2.78%) XenApp
7 6 (2.78%) XenDesktop
7 6 (2.78%) Active Directory
8 5 (2.31%) VirtualBox
9 4 (1.85%) XenServer
10 3 (1.39%) Samba
11 2 (0.93%) Squid
12 1 (0.46%) Docker
12 1 (0.46%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 98 (45.37%) Puppet
2 75 (34.72%) Opscode Chef
3 62 (28.70%) Nagios
4 19 (8.80%) Vagrant
5 16 (7.41%) HAProxy
5 16 (7.41%) Cobbler
6 11 (5.09%) collectd
7 9 (4.17%) StatsD
8 8 (3.70%) Ansible
8 8 (3.70%) CFEngine
8 8 (3.70%) ZABBIX
9 6 (2.78%) Cacti
10 4 (1.85%) OpenView
11 1 (0.46%) Unicenter
11 1 (0.46%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.46%) BMC PATROL
11 1 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.46%) ServiceCenter
11 1 (0.46%) SCOM
11 1 (0.46%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 63 (29.17%) VMware
2 50 (23.15%) Oracle
3 46 (21.30%) Red Hat
4 33 (15.28%) Google
5 28 (12.96%) Rackspace
6 18 (8.33%) Cisco
7 17 (7.87%) Microsoft
8 15 (6.94%) hybris
9 13 (6.02%) Citrix
10 9 (4.17%) JBoss
10 9 (4.17%) HP
11 7 (3.24%) SAP
12 6 (2.78%) New Relic
12 6 (2.78%) IBM
13 5 (2.31%) Foundry
13 5 (2.31%) SolarWinds
14 4 (1.85%) Acme Packet
14 4 (1.85%) Akamai
14 4 (1.85%) SendGrid
15 2 (0.93%) RightScale
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