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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank 619 753 839
Rank change year-on-year
+134 +86
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 252 111 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.11% 0.028%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.12% 0.51% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 198 101 29
Average salary £55,000 £49,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -13.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.01% +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
22450 21608 22538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 21.37% 21.13% 20.67%
Number of salaries quoted 19145 17923 19774
Average salary £43,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
(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 +121 150 £62,500 +25.00% 16
South East +16 33 £42,500 -34.61% 2
East of England - 29 £60,000 -
East Midlands +30 15 £49,000 -1.01%
Yorkshire - 15 £45,000 - 2
South West -3 5 £41,000 -
North West -12 2 £58,750 +30.55% 2
OpenStack
UK

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 354 (75.16%) Linux
2 207 (43.95%) Java
3 204 (43.31%) DevOps
3 204 (43.31%) Puppet
4 195 (41.40%) Agile Software Development
5 193 (40.98%) Opscode Chef
6 175 (37.15%) Python
7 152 (32.27%) Windows
8 151 (32.06%) MySQL
9 137 (29.09%) VMware
10 136 (28.87%) Open Source
11 131 (27.81%) Ruby
12 128 (27.18%) Apache
13 109 (23.14%) Jenkins
13 109 (23.14%) VMware Infrastructure
14 102 (21.66%) UNIX
15 96 (20.38%) Nagios
16 93 (19.75%) Tomcat
16 93 (19.75%) E-Commerce
17 90 (19.11%) Perl
18 89 (18.90%) NoSQL
19 87 (18.47%) Configuration Management
20 85 (18.05%) Red Hat
21 81 (17.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 77 (16.35%) Bash Shell
23 70 (14.86%) ITIL
23 70 (14.86%) Git (software)
23 70 (14.86%) Amazon AWS
24 67 (14.23%) Oracle
25 64 (13.59%) Finance

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 128 (27.18%) Apache
2 93 (19.75%) Tomcat
3 51 (10.83%) nginx
4 46 (9.77%) Node.js
5 27 (5.73%) Elasticsearch
6 23 (4.88%) WebSphere
7 21 (4.46%) JBoss
8 19 (4.03%) Apache Solr
9 18 (3.82%) IIS
10 16 (3.40%) WebLogic
11 14 (2.97%) CloudStack
12 11 (2.34%) SAS
13 10 (2.12%) GlassFish
14 6 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
15 5 (1.06%) SharePoint
16 3 (0.64%) Apache Pig
17 2 (0.42%) Cloud Foundry
17 2 (0.42%) MS Exchange
18 1 (0.21%) ArcGIS
18 1 (0.21%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (2.76%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.34%) SPSS
3 2 (0.42%) Stata
3 2 (0.42%) Mathematica
4 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 70 (14.86%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (11.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (9.34%) IaaS
4 43 (9.13%) Cloud Computing
5 38 (8.07%) Google Apps
6 35 (7.43%) Amazon EC2
7 32 (6.79%) SoftLayer
8 30 (6.37%) SaaS
9 21 (4.46%) PaaS
10 18 (3.82%) OpenShift
11 16 (3.40%) IBM SmartCloud
12 15 (3.18%) GitHub
13 10 (2.12%) Google Cloud Platform
14 9 (1.91%) Rackspace Cloud
15 8 (1.70%) Amazon S3
15 8 (1.70%) Terremark
16 5 (1.06%) Amazon SQS
17 3 (0.64%) CloudFront
17 3 (0.64%) Office 365
18 2 (0.42%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 58 (12.31%) SAN
2 44 (9.34%) DNS
3 35 (7.43%) Firewall
3 35 (7.43%) Internet
3 35 (7.43%) LAN
4 34 (7.22%) WAN
5 24 (5.10%) VoIP
6 18 (3.82%) BIG-IP
7 16 (3.40%) HTTP
7 16 (3.40%) Software-Defined Networking
8 13 (2.76%) Kerberos
9 12 (2.55%) SNMP
10 11 (2.34%) Broadband
11 10 (2.12%) TCP/IP
12 9 (1.91%) DHCP
12 9 (1.91%) Network Security
12 9 (1.91%) NAS
13 8 (1.70%) iSCSI
13 8 (1.70%) Asterisk PBX
13 8 (1.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (32.06%) MySQL
2 89 (18.90%) NoSQL
3 54 (11.46%) Relational Database
4 52 (11.04%) MongoDB
5 49 (10.40%) Apache Cassandra
6 48 (10.19%) PostgreSQL
6 48 (10.19%) Hadoop
7 44 (9.34%) Big Data
8 33 (7.01%) RDBMS
9 29 (6.16%) Redis
10 24 (5.10%) SQL Server
11 6 (1.27%) DB2
11 6 (1.27%) Couchbase
11 6 (1.27%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.27%) MemSQL
12 4 (0.85%) MariaDB
12 4 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (0.85%) CouchDB
13 3 (0.64%) Apache Hive
13 3 (0.64%) Riak
Development Applications
1 109 (23.14%) Jenkins
2 70 (14.86%) Git (software)
3 46 (9.77%) Maven
4 25 (5.31%) Subversion
5 24 (5.10%) TeamCity
6 17 (3.61%) Artifactory
7 13 (2.76%) GCC
7 13 (2.76%) LLVM
7 13 (2.76%) Ant
8 10 (2.12%) Gradle
9 8 (1.70%) Juju
10 7 (1.49%) Hudson
11 6 (1.27%) Gerrit
11 6 (1.27%) JIRA
11 6 (1.27%) Bugzilla
12 5 (1.06%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 4 (0.85%) Cucumber
13 4 (0.85%) Eclipse
14 3 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (0.64%) VisualVM
General
1 64 (13.59%) Finance
2 32 (6.79%) Telecoms
3 20 (4.25%) Banking
4 19 (4.03%) Marketing
5 16 (3.40%) Retail
6 13 (2.76%) Games
6 13 (2.76%) Front Office
7 12 (2.55%) Publishing
8 10 (2.12%) Law
9 6 (1.27%) Electronics
10 4 (0.85%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.85%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.64%) Billing
12 2 (0.42%) Military
13 1 (0.21%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 99 (21.02%) Architect
2 93 (19.75%) Systems Administrator
3 83 (17.62%) Administrator
4 81 (17.20%) Linux Administrator
5 80 (16.99%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 66 (14.01%) DevOps Engineer
7 32 (6.79%) Technical Architect
8 31 (6.58%) Software Engineer
8 31 (6.58%) Solutions Architect
9 27 (5.73%) Designer
10 26 (5.52%) Developer
11 25 (5.31%) Consultant
12 23 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
12 23 (4.88%) Infrastructure Designer
13 22 (4.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 22 (4.67%) Systems Engineer
13 22 (4.67%) Team Leader
14 20 (4.25%) Cloud Architect
15 17 (3.61%) Senior Systems Administrator
16 16 (3.40%) Platform Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (11.89%) Web Services
2 31 (6.58%) LAMP
3 26 (5.52%) .NET
4 25 (5.31%) HTML
5 22 (4.67%) RESTful
6 21 (4.46%) REST
7 19 (4.03%) HTML5
8 17 (3.61%) J2EE
9 16 (3.40%) Ruby on Rails
10 15 (3.18%) ActiveMQ
11 14 (2.97%) XML
12 10 (2.12%) CSS
12 10 (2.12%) JSON
12 10 (2.12%) RabbitMQ
13 8 (1.70%) jQuery
13 8 (1.70%) Spring
14 7 (1.49%) Hibernate
14 7 (1.49%) Flash
14 7 (1.49%) Django
14 7 (1.49%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 136 (28.87%) Open Source
2 54 (11.46%) Computer Science
3 22 (4.67%) Mathematics
4 17 (3.61%) Clustering
5 15 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (2.97%) Mainframe
7 12 (2.55%) Mobile App
8 10 (2.12%) Device Driver
9 9 (1.91%) Replication
9 9 (1.91%) PMI
9 9 (1.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (1.91%) Cryptography
9 9 (1.91%) Embedded Systems
9 9 (1.91%) Physics
10 8 (1.70%) Mobile Games
11 7 (1.49%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.49%) PKI
11 7 (1.49%) IPTV
11 7 (1.49%) CMDB
12 4 (0.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 354 (75.16%) Linux
2 152 (32.27%) Windows
3 102 (21.66%) UNIX
4 81 (17.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 60 (12.74%) Ubuntu
6 44 (9.34%) CentOS
7 32 (6.79%) Debian
8 23 (4.88%) Mac OS X
9 21 (4.46%) Windows 7
10 20 (4.25%) Android
11 14 (2.97%) Apple iOS
12 11 (2.34%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (1.91%) SUSE
14 6 (1.27%) Fedora
15 4 (0.85%) Mac OS X Server
16 3 (0.64%) OpenBSD
16 3 (0.64%) Solaris
17 2 (0.42%) AIX
17 2 (0.42%) VMS
17 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (43.31%) DevOps
2 195 (41.40%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (19.75%) E-Commerce
4 87 (18.47%) Configuration Management
5 70 (14.86%) ITIL
6 60 (12.74%) Scrum
7 55 (11.68%) Continuous Integration
8 46 (9.77%) Software Engineering
9 33 (7.01%) Project Management
10 29 (6.16%) Mentoring
11 28 (5.94%) OOP
12 27 (5.73%) OO
12 27 (5.73%) Enterprise Architecture
12 27 (5.73%) Performance Tuning
13 24 (5.10%) Kanban
14 23 (4.88%) TOGAF
15 22 (4.67%) Load Balancing
15 22 (4.67%) Technical Architecture
16 20 (4.25%) UML
17 18 (3.82%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 207 (43.95%) Java
2 175 (37.15%) Python
3 131 (27.81%) Ruby
4 90 (19.11%) Perl
5 77 (16.35%) Bash Shell
6 48 (10.19%) PHP
7 39 (8.28%) SQL
8 38 (8.07%) PowerShell
9 35 (7.43%) C++
10 31 (6.58%) C
11 24 (5.10%) JavaScript
12 20 (4.25%) C#
13 15 (3.18%) Shell Script
14 11 (2.34%) Scala
15 10 (2.12%) Korn
16 6 (1.27%) Tcl
17 3 (0.64%) MATLAB
17 3 (0.64%) VB
17 3 (0.64%) R
18 2 (0.42%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 53 (11.25%) Degree
2 14 (2.97%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.55%) ISEB
4 11 (2.34%) PMI Certification
5 7 (1.49%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.06%) CCNA
7 5 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (0.85%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.64%) RHCE
10 2 (0.42%) PMP
10 2 (0.42%) MBA
10 2 (0.42%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.42%) MCSE
10 2 (0.42%) CISSP
10 2 (0.42%) RHCSA
11 1 (0.21%) LPIC
11 1 (0.21%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.03%) SLA
2 9 (1.91%) ISO 9000
3 3 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 109 (23.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 61 (12.95%) KVM
3 38 (8.07%) vCloud
4 32 (6.79%) vSphere
5 31 (6.58%) Xen
6 27 (5.73%) Varnish
7 24 (5.10%) Hyper-V
8 20 (4.25%) Active Directory
9 15 (3.18%) NFS
10 13 (2.76%) QEMU
10 13 (2.76%) LXC
11 11 (2.34%) Docker
12 9 (1.91%) XenServer
13 8 (1.70%) VMware ESX
13 8 (1.70%) Ceph
14 6 (1.27%) Firmware
15 5 (1.06%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 4 (0.85%) Samba
16 4 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
17 3 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 204 (43.31%) Puppet
2 193 (40.98%) Opscode Chef
3 96 (20.38%) Nagios
4 60 (12.74%) Ansible
5 57 (12.10%) Salt
5 57 (12.10%) ZABBIX
6 55 (11.68%) Graphite
7 38 (8.07%) Ganglia
8 20 (4.25%) HAProxy
8 20 (4.25%) Vagrant
9 19 (4.03%) OpenView
10 10 (2.12%) Zenoss
10 10 (2.12%) logstash
11 8 (1.70%) SCOrch
11 8 (1.70%) CA SiteMinder
12 7 (1.49%) Cobbler
12 7 (1.49%) SELinux
13 6 (1.27%) collectd
13 6 (1.27%) StatsD
14 5 (1.06%) Cacti
Vendors
1 137 (29.09%) VMware
2 85 (18.05%) Red Hat
3 67 (14.23%) Oracle
4 61 (12.95%) Cisco
5 54 (11.46%) Google
6 48 (10.19%) Microsoft
7 42 (8.92%) Rackspace
8 40 (8.49%) SaltStack
9 39 (8.28%) HP
10 38 (8.07%) IBM
11 23 (4.88%) Akamai
12 13 (2.76%) Dell
13 12 (2.55%) Intel
14 11 (2.34%) NetApp
14 11 (2.34%) Business Objects
14 11 (2.34%) hybris
14 11 (2.34%) Perforce
15 10 (2.12%) F5
16 9 (1.91%) Cognos
17 8 (1.70%) SAP
South West London
Stratospherec
Salary: £60k - 80k per year + excellent bonuses and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
EXCELerate
Salary: circa £60k & Bonus, Car, Health, Pension, Life
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum plus Car Allowance, bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Posted: 12 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Posted: 12 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Company Bonus, Excellent Corporate Benefits, F
Posted: 15 days ago
London
RecruitingStaff.co.uk
Posted: 16 days ago
Blackburn
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago