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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 611 756 856
Rank change year-on-year
+145 +100
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 258 101 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.10% 0.016%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.23% 0.49% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 187 80 14
Average salary £51,500 £45,000 £63,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.44% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £61,850 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -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
20993 20522 20963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 21.04% 20.94% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 17785 16855 18001
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +112 155 £60,000 +33.33% 28
East of England - 28 £55,000 -
South East +9 27 £57,500 -11.53% 3
East Midlands +34 19 £49,000 - 1
South West -12 13 £41,000 +2.50% 3
Yorkshire - 7 £52,500 - 7
North West -27 2 £36,250 -19.44% 3
West Midlands - 2 £42,500 -
OpenStack
UK

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 343 (68.60%) Linux
2 243 (48.60%) Java
3 233 (46.60%) Puppet
4 202 (40.40%) Opscode Chef
5 194 (38.80%) Python
6 189 (37.80%) DevOps
7 180 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
8 170 (34.00%) VMware
9 155 (31.00%) Windows
10 147 (29.40%) Ruby
11 133 (26.60%) MySQL
12 130 (26.00%) Jenkins
13 129 (25.80%) VMware Infrastructure
14 125 (25.00%) Apache
15 121 (24.20%) Open Source
16 120 (24.00%) Perl
17 110 (22.00%) NoSQL
18 104 (20.80%) Nagios
19 101 (20.20%) Amazon AWS
20 100 (20.00%) Red Hat
20 100 (20.00%) Tomcat
21 93 (18.60%) Oracle
21 93 (18.60%) Bash Shell
22 91 (18.20%) UNIX
23 87 (17.40%) Web Services
24 84 (16.80%) Ansible
25 83 (16.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 82 (16.40%) Configuration Management
27 76 (15.20%) Git (software)
28 74 (14.80%) E-Commerce

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 125 (25.00%) Apache
2 100 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 44 (8.80%) nginx
4 39 (7.80%) JBoss
5 37 (7.40%) Node.js
6 29 (5.80%) WebSphere
7 24 (4.80%) IIS
8 23 (4.60%) WebLogic
9 22 (4.40%) Cloud Foundry
10 18 (3.60%) Elasticsearch
11 14 (2.80%) GlassFish
11 14 (2.80%) Apache Solr
12 11 (2.20%) CloudStack
13 9 (1.80%) SAS
14 8 (1.60%) SharePoint
15 6 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
15 6 (1.20%) Confluence
16 4 (0.80%) Apache Pig
17 2 (0.40%) Apache Spark
17 2 (0.40%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 19 (3.80%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.80%) SPSS
3 2 (0.40%) Stata
3 2 (0.40%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 6 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 101 (20.20%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (12.60%) IaaS
2 63 (12.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
4 45 (9.00%) Cloud Computing
5 43 (8.60%) PaaS
6 41 (8.20%) Google Apps
7 35 (7.00%) SaaS
8 33 (6.60%) SoftLayer
9 24 (4.80%) OpenShift
10 20 (4.00%) IBM SmartCloud
11 19 (3.80%) GitHub
12 18 (3.60%) Google Cloud Platform
13 15 (3.00%) Terremark
14 12 (2.40%) Heroku
15 10 (2.00%) Engine Yard
15 10 (2.00%) Amazon S3
15 10 (2.00%) Joyent
16 5 (1.00%) Amazon SQS
16 5 (1.00%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 70 (14.00%) DNS
2 56 (11.20%) Firewall
3 52 (10.40%) SAN
4 39 (7.80%) TCP/IP
5 34 (6.80%) WAN
6 31 (6.20%) LAN
6 31 (6.20%) Internet
7 21 (4.20%) Software-Defined Networking
8 18 (3.60%) VLAN
9 17 (3.40%) Network Security
9 17 (3.40%) BIG-IP
10 14 (2.80%) VPN
10 14 (2.80%) HTTP
11 13 (2.60%) Kerberos
12 12 (2.40%) VoIP
13 11 (2.20%) Broadband
13 11 (2.20%) iSCSI
14 10 (2.00%) SSL
14 10 (2.00%) DHCP
14 10 (2.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (26.60%) MySQL
2 110 (22.00%) NoSQL
3 71 (14.20%) Apache Cassandra
4 54 (10.80%) Relational Database
5 48 (9.60%) Big Data
5 48 (9.60%) MongoDB
6 47 (9.40%) Hadoop
7 32 (6.40%) SQL Server
8 31 (6.20%) PostgreSQL
9 29 (5.80%) RDBMS
10 14 (2.80%) Redis
11 9 (1.80%) Couchbase
12 8 (1.60%) Mahout
12 8 (1.60%) Oracle Database
13 7 (1.40%) CouchDB
14 6 (1.20%) DB2
14 6 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
14 6 (1.20%) MariaDB
15 5 (1.00%) Hazelcast
15 5 (1.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 130 (26.00%) Jenkins
2 76 (15.20%) Git (software)
3 53 (10.60%) Subversion
4 44 (8.80%) Maven
5 19 (3.80%) Artifactory
5 19 (3.80%) TeamCity
6 17 (3.40%) JIRA
6 17 (3.40%) Ant
7 13 (2.60%) Gradle
8 12 (2.40%) Cucumber
9 11 (2.20%) LLVM
9 11 (2.20%) GCC
10 10 (2.00%) Hudson
10 10 (2.00%) Bugzilla
11 6 (1.20%) Eclipse
12 5 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (1.00%) FishEye
13 4 (0.80%) Rational DOORS
13 4 (0.80%) VisualVM
13 4 (0.80%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 51 (10.20%) Finance
2 37 (7.40%) Telecoms
3 27 (5.40%) Marketing
4 23 (4.60%) Banking
5 16 (3.20%) Games
6 13 (2.60%) Front Office
7 6 (1.20%) Electronics
7 6 (1.20%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.00%) Retail
9 4 (0.80%) Publishing
9 4 (0.80%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.80%) Law
10 3 (0.60%) Billing
11 2 (0.40%) Advertising
12 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 107 (21.40%) Architect
2 87 (17.40%) DevOps Engineer
3 60 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
4 59 (11.80%) Linux Administrator
5 57 (11.40%) Administrator
6 56 (11.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 41 (8.20%) Developer
8 40 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
9 36 (7.20%) Consultant
10 35 (7.00%) Software Engineer
11 34 (6.80%) Systems Engineer
12 31 (6.20%) Cloud Architect
13 27 (5.40%) Solutions Architect
13 27 (5.40%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 26 (5.20%) Designer
15 25 (5.00%) Technical Architect
16 23 (4.60%) Infrastructure Designer
17 19 (3.80%) Senior DevOps Engineer
18 18 (3.60%) Automation Engineer
19 16 (3.20%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (17.40%) Web Services
2 53 (10.60%) HTML
3 51 (10.20%) .NET
4 37 (7.40%) RESTful
5 34 (6.80%) LAMP
6 31 (6.20%) CSS
7 28 (5.60%) jQuery
8 23 (4.60%) HTML5
8 23 (4.60%) ActiveMQ
9 21 (4.20%) RabbitMQ
10 20 (4.00%) REST
11 19 (3.80%) Spring
11 19 (3.80%) J2EE
12 16 (3.20%) Hibernate
13 15 (3.00%) MCollective
14 13 (2.60%) .NET Framework
15 12 (2.40%) ASP.NET
15 12 (2.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 11 (2.20%) AngularJS
16 11 (2.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 121 (24.20%) Open Source
2 57 (11.40%) Computer Science
3 27 (5.40%) Mathematics
4 26 (5.20%) Clustering
5 23 (4.60%) Management Information System
6 20 (4.00%) Device Driver
7 19 (3.80%) Physics
7 19 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (3.60%) Mobile App
9 14 (2.80%) CMDB
10 12 (2.40%) Replication
11 11 (2.20%) Mainframe
11 11 (2.20%) Over-the-Top Content
12 10 (2.00%) Cryptography
13 9 (1.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 8 (1.60%) IPTV
14 8 (1.60%) Enterprise Storage
15 7 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
15 7 (1.40%) Internet of Things
16 6 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 343 (68.60%) Linux
2 155 (31.00%) Windows
3 91 (18.20%) UNIX
4 83 (16.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 48 (9.60%) CentOS
6 42 (8.40%) Ubuntu
7 22 (4.40%) Android
8 20 (4.00%) Debian
9 16 (3.20%) Mac OS X
9 16 (3.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (3.20%) Apple iOS
10 10 (2.00%) Windows 7
11 5 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (1.00%) Solaris
12 4 (0.80%) Mac OS X Server
13 3 (0.60%) SUSE
13 3 (0.60%) OpenBSD
13 3 (0.60%) FreeBSD
13 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.40%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (37.80%) DevOps
2 180 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (16.40%) Configuration Management
4 74 (14.80%) E-Commerce
5 66 (13.20%) ITIL
6 56 (11.20%) Continuous Integration
7 53 (10.60%) Scrum
8 46 (9.20%) Software Engineering
9 42 (8.40%) Load Balancing
10 34 (6.80%) Project Management
11 33 (6.60%) SOA
12 29 (5.80%) Technical Architecture
13 25 (5.00%) UML
14 24 (4.80%) Kanban
14 24 (4.80%) Enterprise Architecture
15 22 (4.40%) MVC
16 21 (4.20%) Migration
17 20 (4.00%) TDD
18 19 (3.80%) OO
18 19 (3.80%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 243 (48.60%) Java
2 194 (38.80%) Python
3 147 (29.40%) Ruby
4 120 (24.00%) Perl
5 93 (18.60%) Bash Shell
6 61 (12.20%) SQL
7 56 (11.20%) PHP
8 50 (10.00%) JavaScript
9 45 (9.00%) PowerShell
10 38 (7.60%) C
11 35 (7.00%) C++
12 30 (6.00%) C#
13 29 (5.80%) Korn
14 20 (4.00%) Shell Script
15 19 (3.80%) Scala
16 14 (2.80%) Tcl
17 10 (2.00%) Golang
18 8 (1.60%) R
19 5 (1.00%) Haskell
20 3 (0.60%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 62 (12.40%) Degree
2 16 (3.20%) VCP4
3 15 (3.00%) Security Cleared
4 11 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (1.80%) CCNA
5 9 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (1.60%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.60%) DV Cleared
7 7 (1.40%) ISEB
8 6 (1.20%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.80%) Postgraduate
9 4 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.60%) RHCE
11 2 (0.40%) PMP
11 2 (0.40%) MCSE
11 2 (0.40%) Linux+ Certification
11 2 (0.40%) VCDX
11 2 (0.40%) VCAP
11 2 (0.40%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.20%) QA
2 9 (1.80%) SLA
3 6 (1.20%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.40%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 129 (25.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (11.80%) KVM
3 40 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 37 (7.40%) vSphere
4 37 (7.40%) vCloud
5 33 (6.60%) Active Directory
6 26 (5.20%) Xen
6 26 (5.20%) Docker
7 19 (3.80%) VMware ESX
8 15 (3.00%) Varnish
8 15 (3.00%) NFS
9 11 (2.20%) QEMU
10 10 (2.00%) LXC
11 8 (1.60%) XenServer
12 6 (1.20%) Firmware
12 6 (1.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 5 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
14 4 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
14 4 (0.80%) Samba
14 4 (0.80%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 233 (46.60%) Puppet
2 202 (40.40%) Opscode Chef
3 104 (20.80%) Nagios
4 84 (16.80%) Ansible
5 54 (10.80%) Salt
6 53 (10.60%) ZABBIX
7 47 (9.40%) Graphite
8 34 (6.80%) Ganglia
9 22 (4.40%) Vagrant
10 21 (4.20%) collectd
11 19 (3.80%) Cobbler
12 14 (2.80%) OpenView
12 14 (2.80%) HAProxy
12 14 (2.80%) logstash
13 11 (2.20%) SELinux
14 8 (1.60%) SCOrch
14 8 (1.60%) Cacti
14 8 (1.60%) CA Single Sign-On
15 7 (1.40%) StatsD
16 6 (1.20%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 170 (34.00%) VMware
2 100 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 93 (18.60%) Oracle
4 69 (13.80%) Google
5 66 (13.20%) Cisco
6 63 (12.60%) Microsoft
7 52 (10.40%) IBM
8 49 (9.80%) HP
8 49 (9.80%) Rackspace
9 39 (7.80%) SaltStack
10 20 (4.00%) Akamai
11 17 (3.40%) Dell
12 14 (2.80%) NetApp
12 14 (2.80%) F5
13 11 (2.20%) SAP
14 9 (1.80%) Business Objects
15 7 (1.40%) Cognos
15 7 (1.40%) Atlassian
15 7 (1.40%) New Relic
16 6 (1.20%) Splunk
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