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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 578 741 782
Rank change year-on-year
+163 +41
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 291 148 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.13% 0.073%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.39% 0.64% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 232 120 60
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -21.73%
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
20964 23205 21450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 21.04% 21.16% 21.06%
Number of salaries quoted 17570 19500 18351
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +129 156 £57,500 - 30
South West - 40 £75,000 - 4
South East +17 29 £50,000 - 10
East of England +22 20 £60,000 +33.33% 3
East Midlands +12 16 £50,000 +2.04% 2
Yorkshire -3 15 £85,000 +88.88% 2
West Midlands -3 9 £42,500 +41.66%
OpenStack
UK

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 386 (71.09%) Linux
2 290 (53.41%) Amazon AWS
3 246 (45.30%) Python
4 245 (45.12%) Puppet
5 241 (44.38%) Java
6 230 (42.36%) DevOps
7 218 (40.15%) Opscode Chef
8 211 (38.86%) Agile Software Development
9 196 (36.10%) VMware
10 185 (34.07%) Ruby
11 179 (32.97%) Jenkins
12 177 (32.60%) Apache
13 160 (29.47%) MySQL
14 140 (25.78%) Windows
15 138 (25.41%) Perl
16 135 (24.86%) VMware Infrastructure
17 127 (23.39%) Ansible
18 126 (23.20%) Git (software)
19 124 (22.84%) Oracle
20 120 (22.10%) Nagios
20 120 (22.10%) Bash Shell
21 109 (20.07%) Open Source
21 109 (20.07%) Web Services
22 107 (19.71%) UNIX
23 103 (18.97%) Tomcat
24 102 (18.78%) Red Hat
25 100 (18.42%) Google
26 93 (17.13%) NoSQL
27 91 (16.76%) Configuration Management
28 87 (16.02%) DNS

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 177 (32.60%) Apache
2 103 (18.97%) Tomcat
3 66 (12.15%) nginx
4 44 (8.10%) JBoss
5 33 (6.08%) Elasticsearch
6 30 (5.52%) IIS
7 28 (5.16%) Node.js
8 26 (4.79%) Cloud Foundry
9 21 (3.87%) WebLogic
10 20 (3.68%) WebSphere
11 14 (2.58%) GlassFish
12 13 (2.39%) Apache Spark
13 10 (1.84%) Confluence
14 9 (1.66%) SharePoint
15 7 (1.29%) Apache Solr
16 5 (0.92%) CloudStack
17 4 (0.74%) Mule ESB
17 4 (0.74%) Mule
17 4 (0.74%) Drupal
18 3 (0.55%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.55%) SPSS
3 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 290 (53.41%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (12.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 66 (12.15%) IaaS
4 64 (11.79%) PaaS
5 53 (9.76%) Google Cloud Platform
6 45 (8.29%) Cloud Computing
6 45 (8.29%) Google Apps
7 39 (7.18%) Amazon EC2
8 38 (7.00%) SaaS
9 26 (4.79%) SoftLayer
10 21 (3.87%) AWS CloudFormation
11 19 (3.50%) Google App Engine
12 18 (3.31%) OpenShift
13 14 (2.58%) Terremark
13 14 (2.58%) Joyent
14 13 (2.39%) IBM SmartCloud
15 12 (2.21%) Heroku
16 11 (2.03%) HP Helion
16 11 (2.03%) Sumo Logic
17 10 (1.84%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 87 (16.02%) DNS
2 72 (13.26%) Firewall
3 65 (11.97%) WAN
4 62 (11.42%) TCP/IP
5 61 (11.23%) LAN
6 51 (9.39%) SAN
7 40 (7.37%) HTTP
8 39 (7.18%) Internet
9 27 (4.97%) VLAN
10 24 (4.42%) Software-Defined Networking
11 18 (3.31%) Network Security
12 17 (3.13%) VPN
12 17 (3.13%) LDAP
13 16 (2.95%) SSL
14 15 (2.76%) BIG-IP
15 12 (2.21%) Kerberos
16 10 (1.84%) VoIP
17 9 (1.66%) Cisco IOS
17 9 (1.66%) Broadband
18 8 (1.47%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (29.47%) MySQL
2 93 (17.13%) NoSQL
3 82 (15.10%) Apache Cassandra
4 66 (12.15%) Relational Database
5 65 (11.97%) MongoDB
6 44 (8.10%) Hadoop
7 41 (7.55%) SQL Server
8 39 (7.18%) Couchbase
9 37 (6.81%) PostgreSQL
10 32 (5.89%) Big Data
10 32 (5.89%) RDBMS
11 30 (5.52%) Redis
12 20 (3.68%) Oracle Database
13 18 (3.31%) HBase
14 15 (2.76%) MemSQL
15 9 (1.66%) CouchDB
16 8 (1.47%) Mahout
17 7 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
17 7 (1.29%) Amazon RDS
18 5 (0.92%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 179 (32.97%) Jenkins
2 126 (23.20%) Git (software)
3 47 (8.66%) Subversion
4 41 (7.55%) Maven
5 34 (6.26%) Hudson
6 27 (4.97%) Ant
7 23 (4.24%) JIRA
7 23 (4.24%) Cucumber
8 20 (3.68%) Artifactory
9 19 (3.50%) TeamCity
10 15 (2.76%) Gerrit
10 15 (2.76%) Gradle
11 13 (2.39%) Grunt
12 8 (1.47%) Bugzilla
13 7 (1.29%) LLVM
13 7 (1.29%) GCC
14 5 (0.92%) Eclipse
15 4 (0.74%) FishEye
15 4 (0.74%) QuickTest Pro
15 4 (0.74%) JUnit
General
1 51 (9.39%) Finance
2 42 (7.73%) Telecoms
3 25 (4.60%) Banking
4 23 (4.24%) Marketing
5 12 (2.21%) Games
6 11 (2.03%) Retail
7 7 (1.29%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.10%) Advertising
8 6 (1.10%) Electronics
9 4 (0.74%) Billing
10 3 (0.55%) Online Betting
10 3 (0.55%) Front Office
11 2 (0.37%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.37%) Law
11 2 (0.37%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 110 (20.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 93 (17.13%) Architect
3 73 (13.44%) Administrator
4 64 (11.79%) Developer
5 62 (11.42%) Systems Administrator
6 61 (11.23%) Linux Administrator
7 56 (10.31%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 47 (8.66%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 45 (8.29%) Linux Engineer
10 43 (7.92%) Software Engineer
11 30 (5.52%) Systems Engineer
12 29 (5.34%) Senior Developer
13 27 (4.97%) Cloud Architect
14 25 (4.60%) Designer
15 24 (4.42%) Infrastructure Designer
16 22 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
17 21 (3.87%) Java Developer
17 21 (3.87%) Consultant
18 19 (3.50%) Perl Developer
18 19 (3.50%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (20.07%) Web Services
2 75 (13.81%) HTML
3 59 (10.87%) .NET
3 59 (10.87%) CSS
3 59 (10.87%) LAMP
4 55 (10.13%) jQuery
5 46 (8.47%) RESTful
6 31 (5.71%) AngularJS
7 30 (5.52%) RabbitMQ
8 29 (5.34%) HTML5
9 27 (4.97%) ActiveMQ
10 24 (4.42%) Ajax
11 22 (4.05%) J2EE
11 22 (4.05%) XML
12 20 (3.68%) REST
12 20 (3.68%) JSON
13 19 (3.50%) CPAN
13 19 (3.50%) Catalyst
13 19 (3.50%) DBIx::Class
13 19 (3.50%) Moose
Miscellaneous
1 109 (20.07%) Open Source
2 61 (11.23%) Public Cloud
3 43 (7.92%) Computer Science
4 39 (7.18%) Private Cloud
5 26 (4.79%) Hybrid Cloud
6 25 (4.60%) Replication
7 24 (4.42%) Clustering
8 23 (4.24%) Management Information System
9 22 (4.05%) Mathematics
10 19 (3.50%) Physics
10 19 (3.50%) Mobile App
11 17 (3.13%) Enterprise Cloud
12 16 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (2.95%) Device Driver
13 15 (2.76%) Over-the-Top Content
14 14 (2.58%) CMDB
15 12 (2.21%) IPTV
16 10 (1.84%) Internet of Things
17 9 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
18 8 (1.47%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 386 (71.09%) Linux
2 140 (25.78%) Windows
3 107 (19.71%) UNIX
4 77 (14.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 56 (10.31%) CentOS
6 41 (7.55%) Ubuntu
7 17 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (2.76%) Android
9 13 (2.39%) Debian
9 13 (2.39%) CoreOS
10 12 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (2.03%) Apple iOS
12 9 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (1.29%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.92%) Solaris
14 5 (0.92%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.55%) FreeBSD
16 2 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.37%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 2 (0.37%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (42.36%) DevOps
2 211 (38.86%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (16.76%) Configuration Management
4 75 (13.81%) E-Commerce
5 70 (12.89%) Software Engineering
6 69 (12.71%) Continuous Integration
7 67 (12.34%) Continuous Delivery
8 56 (10.31%) Scrum
9 55 (10.13%) ITIL
10 47 (8.66%) Load Balancing
10 47 (8.66%) TDD
11 46 (8.47%) SOA
12 30 (5.52%) Project Management
13 26 (4.79%) UML
13 26 (4.79%) Disaster Recovery
13 26 (4.79%) Technical Architecture
14 25 (4.60%) Kanban
14 25 (4.60%) Build Automation
15 22 (4.05%) Migration
16 21 (3.87%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 246 (45.30%) Python
2 241 (44.38%) Java
3 185 (34.07%) Ruby
4 138 (25.41%) Perl
5 120 (22.10%) Bash Shell
6 86 (15.84%) JavaScript
7 80 (14.73%) SQL
8 78 (14.36%) PHP
9 45 (8.29%) Scala
9 45 (8.29%) PowerShell
10 37 (6.81%) Shell Script
10 37 (6.81%) C#
10 37 (6.81%) C++
11 29 (5.34%) Go
12 27 (4.97%) C
13 26 (4.79%) Korn
14 20 (3.68%) Clojure
15 8 (1.47%) Tcl
16 6 (1.10%) R
17 5 (0.92%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 72 (13.26%) Degree
2 35 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (5.89%) CCNA
4 17 (3.13%) Security Cleared
5 16 (2.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (2.03%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.47%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.74%) ISEB
8 4 (0.74%) MCSA
8 4 (0.74%) MCITP
9 3 (0.55%) VCDX
9 3 (0.55%) HP MASE
9 3 (0.55%) CCIE
9 3 (0.55%) VCAP
10 2 (0.37%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.37%) RHCE
10 2 (0.37%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.37%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.95%) QA
2 10 (1.84%) SLA
3 5 (0.92%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.37%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 135 (24.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (10.68%) Docker
3 46 (8.47%) Hyper-V
4 45 (8.29%) Active Directory
4 45 (8.29%) KVM
5 33 (6.08%) vSphere
5 33 (6.08%) Xen
6 29 (5.34%) vCloud
7 23 (4.24%) LXC
8 21 (3.87%) VMware ESX
9 17 (3.13%) VirtualBox
10 13 (2.39%) XenServer
10 13 (2.39%) NFS
11 11 (2.03%) HDFS
12 8 (1.47%) Varnish
13 7 (1.29%) iptables
13 7 (1.29%) QEMU
14 6 (1.10%) GlusterFS
14 6 (1.10%) XenApp
15 5 (0.92%) Squid
Systems Management
1 245 (45.12%) Puppet
2 218 (40.15%) Opscode Chef
3 127 (23.39%) Ansible
4 120 (22.10%) Nagios
5 67 (12.34%) Salt
6 51 (9.39%) ZABBIX
7 33 (6.08%) Graphite
8 31 (5.71%) Vagrant
9 28 (5.16%) Ganglia
10 20 (3.68%) Cobbler
11 18 (3.31%) logstash
11 18 (3.31%) collectd
12 13 (2.39%) Kubernetes
13 12 (2.21%) HAProxy
14 8 (1.47%) CFEngine
15 7 (1.29%) OpenView
15 7 (1.29%) SELinux
16 6 (1.10%) SCOrch
16 6 (1.10%) Check_MK
16 6 (1.10%) SCOM
Vendors
1 196 (36.10%) VMware
2 124 (22.84%) Oracle
3 102 (18.78%) Red Hat
4 100 (18.42%) Google
5 81 (14.92%) Cisco
6 72 (13.26%) Rackspace
7 59 (10.87%) Microsoft
8 52 (9.58%) HP
9 43 (7.92%) IBM
10 35 (6.45%) SaltStack
11 23 (4.24%) Splunk
12 21 (3.87%) Akamai
13 19 (3.50%) Citrix
13 19 (3.50%) F5
14 13 (2.39%) Dell
15 12 (2.21%) New Relic
16 11 (2.03%) Juniper
16 11 (2.03%) NetApp
17 10 (1.84%) EMC
18 9 (1.66%) SAP
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum Excellent salary variable and benef
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits (Please see below)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £38000 per annum + ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £50001 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 - £47000 per annum + ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + ben
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £100,000 to £140,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago