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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 602 818 833
Rank change year-on-year
+216 +15
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 287 106 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.094% 0.034%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.33% 0.45% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 222 79 30
Average salary £55,000 £49,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.24% -14.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £53,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £78,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £46,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -7.00%
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
21634 23717 22022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.84% 21.03% 21.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18124 19693 18717
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 £40,000

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 21 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 21 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 +128 151 £57,500 +9.52% 22
South East +25 36 £60,000 +20.00%
South West +17 33 £41,000 +2.50% 3
East of England +56 28 £60,000 +33.33% 3
East Midlands +13 14 £49,000 - 2
Yorkshire +6 9 £85,000 +30.76% 5
West Midlands - 5 £42,500 -
North West +4 2 £36,250 -9.37% 2
OpenStack
UK

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 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.

1 329 (66.20%) Linux
2 260 (52.31%) Amazon AWS
3 227 (45.67%) Java
4 224 (45.07%) Puppet
5 207 (41.65%) Python
6 197 (39.64%) Opscode Chef
6 197 (39.64%) DevOps
7 183 (36.82%) VMware
8 181 (36.42%) Agile Software Development
9 158 (31.79%) Ruby
10 151 (30.38%) Jenkins
11 134 (26.96%) Windows
11 134 (26.96%) Apache
12 132 (26.56%) VMware Infrastructure
13 126 (25.35%) MySQL
14 121 (24.35%) Perl
15 108 (21.73%) Open Source
16 105 (21.13%) Oracle
16 105 (21.13%) Nagios
17 101 (20.32%) Web Services
18 98 (19.72%) NoSQL
18 98 (19.72%) Ansible
19 97 (19.52%) UNIX
20 96 (19.32%) Bash Shell
21 94 (18.91%) Tomcat
22 93 (18.71%) Red Hat
22 93 (18.71%) Git (software)
23 84 (16.90%) Google
24 82 (16.50%) Configuration Management
25 77 (15.49%) DNS

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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
1 134 (26.96%) Apache
2 94 (18.91%) Tomcat
3 54 (10.87%) nginx
4 41 (8.25%) JBoss
5 28 (5.63%) Node.js
6 27 (5.43%) IIS
7 26 (5.23%) Elasticsearch
7 26 (5.23%) Cloud Foundry
8 25 (5.03%) WebSphere
9 22 (4.43%) WebLogic
10 12 (2.41%) GlassFish
11 10 (2.01%) Apache Solr
11 10 (2.01%) Confluence
12 8 (1.61%) SAS
12 8 (1.61%) SharePoint
12 8 (1.61%) Apache Spark
13 5 (1.01%) CloudStack
14 4 (0.80%) Apache Pig
14 4 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
15 3 (0.60%) Drupal
Applications
1 15 (3.02%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.61%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 260 (52.31%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (13.68%) IaaS
3 59 (11.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 55 (11.07%) PaaS
5 41 (8.25%) Cloud Computing
6 40 (8.05%) SaaS
7 39 (7.85%) Google Cloud Platform
8 38 (7.65%) Google Apps
8 38 (7.65%) Amazon EC2
9 31 (6.24%) SoftLayer
10 25 (5.03%) OpenShift
11 23 (4.63%) AWS CloudFormation
12 17 (3.42%) IBM SmartCloud
13 14 (2.82%) Terremark
14 13 (2.62%) Google App Engine
15 12 (2.41%) Heroku
15 12 (2.41%) Joyent
16 10 (2.01%) Engine Yard
16 10 (2.01%) HP Helion
17 9 (1.81%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 77 (15.49%) DNS
2 59 (11.87%) Firewall
3 52 (10.46%) TCP/IP
4 49 (9.86%) SAN
5 46 (9.26%) WAN
6 42 (8.45%) LAN
7 39 (7.85%) Internet
8 33 (6.64%) HTTP
9 29 (5.84%) Software-Defined Networking
10 18 (3.62%) VLAN
11 16 (3.22%) BIG-IP
12 15 (3.02%) Network Security
12 15 (3.02%) VPN
13 14 (2.82%) SSL
14 13 (2.62%) Kerberos
15 12 (2.41%) LDAP
15 12 (2.41%) DHCP
16 11 (2.21%) VoIP
16 11 (2.21%) Broadband
17 9 (1.81%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (25.35%) MySQL
2 98 (19.72%) NoSQL
3 74 (14.89%) Apache Cassandra
4 57 (11.47%) Relational Database
5 53 (10.66%) MongoDB
6 43 (8.65%) Hadoop
7 38 (7.65%) SQL Server
7 38 (7.65%) Big Data
8 29 (5.84%) PostgreSQL
9 28 (5.63%) RDBMS
10 22 (4.43%) Couchbase
11 19 (3.82%) Redis
12 11 (2.21%) Oracle Database
13 9 (1.81%) Mahout
13 9 (1.81%) HBase
14 7 (1.41%) MemSQL
15 6 (1.21%) Hazelcast
15 6 (1.21%) CouchDB
16 5 (1.01%) Neo4j
16 5 (1.01%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 151 (30.38%) Jenkins
2 93 (18.71%) Git (software)
3 48 (9.66%) Subversion
4 32 (6.44%) Maven
5 24 (4.83%) Ant
6 22 (4.43%) JIRA
7 21 (4.23%) Hudson
8 19 (3.82%) Cucumber
9 18 (3.62%) Artifactory
10 14 (2.82%) Gradle
11 13 (2.62%) TeamCity
12 8 (1.61%) Bugzilla
12 8 (1.61%) LLVM
12 8 (1.61%) GCC
13 7 (1.41%) Gerrit
13 7 (1.41%) Grunt
14 6 (1.21%) Eclipse
15 4 (0.80%) QuickTest Pro
15 4 (0.80%) JMeter
15 4 (0.80%) Rational DOORS
General
1 43 (8.65%) Finance
2 40 (8.05%) Telecoms
3 28 (5.63%) Banking
4 24 (4.83%) Marketing
5 11 (2.21%) Games
6 8 (1.61%) Retail
7 5 (1.01%) Front Office
7 5 (1.01%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.80%) Electronics
9 3 (0.60%) Advertising
9 3 (0.60%) Publishing
10 2 (0.40%) Billing
10 2 (0.40%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.40%) Law
11 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 104 (20.93%) Architect
2 91 (18.31%) DevOps Engineer
3 61 (12.27%) Administrator
4 60 (12.07%) Systems Administrator
5 55 (11.07%) Linux Administrator
6 52 (10.46%) Developer
7 49 (9.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 40 (8.05%) Linux Engineer
9 39 (7.85%) Software Engineer
10 37 (7.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 30 (6.04%) Consultant
12 29 (5.84%) Systems Engineer
13 27 (5.43%) AWS Architect
14 25 (5.03%) Cloud Architect
14 25 (5.03%) Technical Architect
15 24 (4.83%) Senior Developer
16 22 (4.43%) Solutions Architect
17 21 (4.23%) Designer
18 20 (4.02%) Infrastructure Designer
18 20 (4.02%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (20.32%) Web Services
2 64 (12.88%) HTML
3 53 (10.66%) .NET
4 48 (9.66%) CSS
5 46 (9.26%) LAMP
6 44 (8.85%) jQuery
7 42 (8.45%) RESTful
8 29 (5.84%) RabbitMQ
9 25 (5.03%) ActiveMQ
10 23 (4.63%) HTML5
11 22 (4.43%) AngularJS
12 20 (4.02%) Spring
13 19 (3.82%) Ajax
13 19 (3.82%) J2EE
14 18 (3.62%) XML
15 17 (3.42%) Hibernate
16 16 (3.22%) MCollective
16 16 (3.22%) REST
17 15 (3.02%) Catalyst
17 15 (3.02%) DBIx::Class
Miscellaneous
1 108 (21.73%) Open Source
2 46 (9.26%) Computer Science
3 41 (8.25%) Public Cloud
4 34 (6.84%) Private Cloud
5 25 (5.03%) Mathematics
6 24 (4.83%) Management Information System
6 24 (4.83%) Hybrid Cloud
7 23 (4.63%) Clustering
8 22 (4.43%) Physics
9 19 (3.82%) Mobile App
9 19 (3.82%) Replication
10 18 (3.62%) Device Driver
11 17 (3.42%) Enterprise Cloud
12 16 (3.22%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (3.02%) Over-the-Top Content
14 13 (2.62%) CMDB
15 12 (2.41%) IPTV
16 10 (2.01%) Mainframe
16 10 (2.01%) Internet of Things
17 8 (1.61%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 329 (66.20%) Linux
2 134 (26.96%) Windows
3 97 (19.52%) UNIX
4 72 (14.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 44 (8.85%) CentOS
6 31 (6.24%) Ubuntu
7 18 (3.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (2.82%) Android
9 13 (2.62%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (2.41%) Debian
11 10 (2.01%) Mac OS X
11 10 (2.01%) Apple iOS
12 7 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (1.41%) CoreOS
13 5 (1.01%) Windows 2000
14 4 (0.80%) Solaris
15 3 (0.60%) FreeBSD
15 3 (0.60%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.40%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (39.64%) DevOps
2 181 (36.42%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (16.50%) Configuration Management
4 66 (13.28%) E-Commerce
4 66 (13.28%) Continuous Delivery
5 55 (11.07%) Software Engineering
6 54 (10.87%) ITIL
7 52 (10.46%) Scrum
7 52 (10.46%) Continuous Integration
8 39 (7.85%) SOA
9 38 (7.65%) Load Balancing
10 33 (6.64%) TDD
11 30 (6.04%) Project Management
12 25 (5.03%) Technical Architecture
13 24 (4.83%) UML
14 22 (4.43%) Disaster Recovery
14 22 (4.43%) MVC
14 22 (4.43%) Migration
14 22 (4.43%) Kanban
15 21 (4.23%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 227 (45.67%) Java
2 207 (41.65%) Python
3 158 (31.79%) Ruby
4 121 (24.35%) Perl
5 96 (19.32%) Bash Shell
6 71 (14.29%) SQL
7 69 (13.88%) JavaScript
8 62 (12.47%) PHP
9 46 (9.26%) PowerShell
10 37 (7.44%) Scala
11 32 (6.44%) C#
12 31 (6.24%) C++
13 29 (5.84%) Shell Script
13 29 (5.84%) C
14 27 (5.43%) Korn
15 20 (4.02%) Golang
16 13 (2.62%) Clojure
17 8 (1.61%) Tcl
18 7 (1.41%) R
19 5 (1.01%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 69 (13.88%) Degree
2 22 (4.43%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (3.82%) CCNA
4 18 (3.62%) Security Cleared
5 13 (2.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (2.01%) SC Cleared
7 9 (1.81%) DV Cleared
8 6 (1.21%) ISEB
9 3 (0.60%) CCIE
9 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.60%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.60%) HP MASE
9 3 (0.60%) VCDX
9 3 (0.60%) VCAP
10 2 (0.40%) MCITP
10 2 (0.40%) Linux+ Certification
10 2 (0.40%) RHCE
10 2 (0.40%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.40%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.82%) QA
2 9 (1.81%) SLA
3 4 (0.80%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.40%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 132 (26.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (9.86%) KVM
3 44 (8.85%) Docker
4 43 (8.65%) Active Directory
5 42 (8.45%) Hyper-V
6 33 (6.64%) vSphere
7 31 (6.24%) Xen
8 28 (5.63%) vCloud
9 19 (3.82%) LXC
9 19 (3.82%) VMware ESX
10 12 (2.41%) NFS
11 11 (2.21%) VirtualBox
12 10 (2.01%) XenServer
13 9 (1.81%) Varnish
14 8 (1.61%) QEMU
15 7 (1.41%) GlusterFS
16 6 (1.21%) HDFS
17 5 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
17 5 (1.01%) iptables
17 5 (1.01%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 224 (45.07%) Puppet
2 197 (39.64%) Opscode Chef
3 105 (21.13%) Nagios
4 98 (19.72%) Ansible
5 60 (12.07%) Salt
6 51 (10.26%) ZABBIX
7 39 (7.85%) Graphite
8 33 (6.64%) Ganglia
9 27 (5.43%) Vagrant
10 20 (4.02%) Cobbler
11 19 (3.82%) collectd
12 14 (2.82%) logstash
13 13 (2.62%) HAProxy
14 8 (1.61%) OpenView
14 8 (1.61%) Cacti
15 7 (1.41%) Check_MK
15 7 (1.41%) Kubernetes
16 6 (1.21%) SELinux
16 6 (1.21%) CFEngine
17 5 (1.01%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 183 (36.82%) VMware
2 105 (21.13%) Oracle
3 93 (18.71%) Red Hat
4 84 (16.90%) Google
5 75 (15.09%) Cisco
6 62 (12.47%) Rackspace
7 55 (11.07%) Microsoft
8 54 (10.87%) HP
9 49 (9.86%) IBM
10 33 (6.64%) SaltStack
11 19 (3.82%) Akamai
11 19 (3.82%) F5
12 18 (3.62%) Dell
13 14 (2.82%) Citrix
13 14 (2.82%) NetApp
14 13 (2.62%) Splunk
15 10 (2.01%) New Relic
16 9 (1.81%) Juniper
16 9 (1.81%) EMC
16 9 (1.81%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Gold Group
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 8K in cash travel expenses,12% bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + On Call, Bonus, Shift Allowance
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent plus benefits!
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: Generous salary, bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and benefits! -)
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Eden Lea UK Limited
Salary: Competitive salary + excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Car + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum Excellent salary variable and benef
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
EE
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago