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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 634 741 848
Rank change year-on-year
+107 +107
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 219 105 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.11% 0.026%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.04% 0.52% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 157 91 26
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £60,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -25.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £67,500 £76,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +96.00%
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
21139 20332 21491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 21.39% 21.26% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 18105 16802 18693
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +75 130 £65,000 +44.44% 17
South East -10 28 £50,750 -21.92% 4
East of England - 23 £60,000 - 2
East Midlands +22 16 £49,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 12 £38,000 - 5
South West -12 8 £41,000 +2.50% 3
North West -27 1 £40,000 -11.11%
OpenStack
UK

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (71.21%) Linux
2 220 (47.62%) Java
3 211 (45.67%) Puppet
4 188 (40.69%) Opscode Chef
5 185 (40.04%) DevOps
6 179 (38.74%) Agile Software Development
7 173 (37.45%) Python
8 151 (32.68%) Windows
9 143 (30.95%) VMware
10 131 (28.35%) MySQL
11 126 (27.27%) Ruby
12 123 (26.62%) Open Source
13 118 (25.54%) Jenkins
14 116 (25.11%) Apache
15 114 (24.68%) VMware Infrastructure
16 97 (21.00%) Perl
17 96 (20.78%) NoSQL
18 94 (20.35%) Nagios
19 92 (19.91%) Red Hat
19 92 (19.91%) UNIX
20 90 (19.48%) Tomcat
21 88 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
22 82 (17.75%) Oracle
23 81 (17.53%) Bash Shell
23 81 (17.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 78 (16.88%) Configuration Management
25 74 (16.02%) E-Commerce
26 71 (15.37%) Web Services
27 68 (14.72%) Git (software)
28 67 (14.50%) ITIL

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 116 (25.11%) Apache
2 90 (19.48%) Tomcat
3 41 (8.87%) Node.js
4 36 (7.79%) nginx
5 30 (6.49%) JBoss
6 28 (6.06%) WebSphere
7 24 (5.19%) Elasticsearch
8 22 (4.76%) IIS
9 21 (4.55%) WebLogic
10 17 (3.68%) Apache Solr
11 12 (2.60%) GlassFish
12 10 (2.16%) CloudStack
12 10 (2.16%) Cloud Foundry
13 9 (1.95%) SAS
14 8 (1.73%) SharePoint
15 7 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
16 4 (0.87%) Confluence
16 4 (0.87%) Apache Pig
17 2 (0.43%) ArcGIS
17 2 (0.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (3.46%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.95%) SPSS
3 2 (0.43%) Stata
3 2 (0.43%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 5 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 88 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (13.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 56 (12.12%) IaaS
4 46 (9.96%) Cloud Computing
4 46 (9.96%) Amazon EC2
5 43 (9.31%) Google Apps
6 35 (7.58%) PaaS
7 32 (6.93%) SoftLayer
8 30 (6.49%) SaaS
9 23 (4.98%) OpenShift
10 19 (4.11%) GitHub
11 18 (3.90%) IBM SmartCloud
12 14 (3.03%) Terremark
12 14 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
13 10 (2.16%) Amazon S3
14 6 (1.30%) Joyent
15 5 (1.08%) Heroku
15 5 (1.08%) Rackspace Cloud
15 5 (1.08%) Amazon SQS
15 5 (1.08%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 53 (11.47%) SAN
2 50 (10.82%) DNS
3 41 (8.87%) Firewall
4 33 (7.14%) LAN
4 33 (7.14%) WAN
5 27 (5.84%) Internet
6 22 (4.76%) TCP/IP
7 18 (3.90%) Software-Defined Networking
8 16 (3.46%) VoIP
9 15 (3.25%) BIG-IP
10 14 (3.03%) Network Security
11 13 (2.81%) Kerberos
12 11 (2.38%) HTTP
12 11 (2.38%) Broadband
13 10 (2.16%) SNMP
14 9 (1.95%) VLAN
15 8 (1.73%) VPN
15 8 (1.73%) iSCSI
15 8 (1.73%) NAS
16 7 (1.52%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (28.35%) MySQL
2 96 (20.78%) NoSQL
3 55 (11.90%) Apache Cassandra
4 48 (10.39%) Hadoop
4 48 (10.39%) Relational Database
5 47 (10.17%) Big Data
6 42 (9.09%) MongoDB
7 33 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
8 31 (6.71%) RDBMS
9 25 (5.41%) SQL Server
10 18 (3.90%) Redis
11 8 (1.73%) Oracle Database
12 7 (1.52%) DB2
13 6 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (1.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 5 (1.08%) Couchbase
15 4 (0.87%) Oracle Database 10g
15 4 (0.87%) Apache Hive
15 4 (0.87%) Mahout
15 4 (0.87%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 118 (25.54%) Jenkins
2 68 (14.72%) Git (software)
3 44 (9.52%) Maven
4 41 (8.87%) Subversion
5 21 (4.55%) TeamCity
6 17 (3.68%) Artifactory
7 15 (3.25%) Ant
8 13 (2.81%) JIRA
9 12 (2.60%) LLVM
9 12 (2.60%) GCC
10 11 (2.38%) Gradle
11 10 (2.16%) Bugzilla
12 8 (1.73%) Cucumber
13 7 (1.52%) Hudson
14 6 (1.30%) Eclipse
15 5 (1.08%) Juju
15 5 (1.08%) FishEye
16 4 (0.87%) QuickTest Pro
16 4 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 4 (0.87%) VisualVM
General
1 55 (11.90%) Finance
2 31 (6.71%) Telecoms
3 24 (5.19%) Marketing
4 22 (4.76%) Banking
5 13 (2.81%) Front Office
6 12 (2.60%) Games
7 7 (1.52%) Retail
7 7 (1.52%) Electronics
8 6 (1.30%) Publishing
8 6 (1.30%) Law
9 5 (1.08%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.87%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.65%) Billing
12 2 (0.43%) Military
12 2 (0.43%) Advertising
13 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 108 (23.38%) Architect
2 73 (15.80%) DevOps Engineer
3 68 (14.72%) Systems Administrator
4 65 (14.07%) Linux Administrator
5 63 (13.64%) Administrator
5 63 (13.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 36 (7.79%) Linux Engineer
7 30 (6.49%) Software Engineer
7 30 (6.49%) Solutions Architect
7 30 (6.49%) Cloud Architect
8 29 (6.28%) Designer
9 28 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
10 27 (5.84%) Technical Architect
10 27 (5.84%) Consultant
11 25 (5.41%) Developer
11 25 (5.41%) Infrastructure Designer
12 22 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 16 (3.46%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 16 (3.46%) Senior Systems Administrator
13 16 (3.46%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (15.37%) Web Services
2 37 (8.01%) .NET
3 31 (6.71%) RESTful
3 31 (6.71%) LAMP
4 30 (6.49%) HTML
5 19 (4.11%) REST
5 19 (4.11%) J2EE
6 18 (3.90%) RabbitMQ
6 18 (3.90%) HTML5
7 17 (3.68%) ActiveMQ
8 14 (3.03%) jQuery
9 13 (2.81%) Spring
9 13 (2.81%) CSS
10 12 (2.60%) XML
10 12 (2.60%) Ruby on Rails
11 11 (2.38%) Hibernate
12 9 (1.95%) JSON
13 8 (1.73%) Middleware
14 7 (1.52%) Ajax
14 7 (1.52%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 123 (26.62%) Open Source
2 52 (11.26%) Computer Science
3 22 (4.76%) Mathematics
4 20 (4.33%) Clustering
5 16 (3.46%) Mobile App
5 16 (3.46%) Management Information System
6 15 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (2.81%) CMDB
7 13 (2.81%) Device Driver
8 11 (2.38%) Physics
8 11 (2.38%) Mainframe
9 10 (2.16%) Replication
10 9 (1.95%) Cryptography
10 9 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (1.73%) Enterprise Storage
12 7 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.52%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (1.52%) Mobile Games
13 6 (1.30%) PMI
13 6 (1.30%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 329 (71.21%) Linux
2 151 (32.68%) Windows
3 92 (19.91%) UNIX
4 81 (17.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 45 (9.74%) Ubuntu
6 44 (9.52%) CentOS
7 23 (4.98%) Debian
8 21 (4.55%) Android
9 17 (3.68%) Mac OS X
10 15 (3.25%) Apple iOS
10 15 (3.25%) Windows 7
11 12 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (1.30%) SUSE
13 4 (0.87%) Solaris
13 4 (0.87%) Mac OS X Server
14 3 (0.65%) OpenBSD
15 2 (0.43%) AIX
15 2 (0.43%) FreeBSD
15 2 (0.43%) VMS
15 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (40.04%) DevOps
2 179 (38.74%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (16.88%) Configuration Management
4 74 (16.02%) E-Commerce
5 67 (14.50%) ITIL
6 54 (11.69%) Continuous Integration
7 53 (11.47%) Scrum
8 41 (8.87%) Software Engineering
9 34 (7.36%) Project Management
10 29 (6.28%) Load Balancing
11 28 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
12 27 (5.84%) Enterprise Architecture
13 25 (5.41%) UML
13 25 (5.41%) SOA
14 22 (4.76%) Kanban
15 21 (4.55%) Mentoring
16 20 (4.33%) Migration
17 18 (3.90%) OOP
17 18 (3.90%) OO
17 18 (3.90%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 220 (47.62%) Java
2 173 (37.45%) Python
3 126 (27.27%) Ruby
4 97 (21.00%) Perl
5 81 (17.53%) Bash Shell
6 46 (9.96%) PHP
7 41 (8.87%) PowerShell
8 40 (8.66%) SQL
9 33 (7.14%) C++
10 29 (6.28%) JavaScript
11 26 (5.63%) C
12 20 (4.33%) C#
13 18 (3.90%) Korn
14 17 (3.68%) Shell Script
15 13 (2.81%) Scala
16 10 (2.16%) Tcl
17 3 (0.65%) Golang
17 3 (0.65%) R
17 3 (0.65%) VB
17 3 (0.65%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 50 (10.82%) Degree
2 15 (3.25%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.95%) ISEB
4 8 (1.73%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (1.73%) PMI Certification
4 8 (1.73%) CCNA
4 8 (1.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (1.52%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.30%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.43%) MBA
8 2 (0.43%) Linux+ Certification
8 2 (0.43%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.43%) MCSE
8 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.43%) RHCE
8 2 (0.43%) PMP
8 2 (0.43%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.22%) CCENT
9 1 (0.22%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.38%) SLA
2 7 (1.52%) ISO 9000
3 6 (1.30%) QA
4 2 (0.43%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 114 (24.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (11.26%) KVM
3 36 (7.79%) vSphere
4 34 (7.36%) vCloud
5 31 (6.71%) Hyper-V
6 27 (5.84%) Active Directory
7 22 (4.76%) Xen
8 16 (3.46%) Varnish
9 14 (3.03%) NFS
10 12 (2.60%) VMware ESX
10 12 (2.60%) QEMU
10 12 (2.60%) Docker
11 10 (2.16%) XenServer
12 7 (1.52%) LXC
13 6 (1.30%) Firmware
13 6 (1.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 6 (1.30%) Ceph
14 4 (0.87%) Samba
14 4 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
14 4 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 211 (45.67%) Puppet
2 188 (40.69%) Opscode Chef
3 94 (20.35%) Nagios
4 64 (13.85%) Ansible
5 54 (11.69%) ZABBIX
6 50 (10.82%) Salt
7 45 (9.74%) Graphite
8 32 (6.93%) Ganglia
9 19 (4.11%) Vagrant
10 17 (3.68%) OpenView
11 14 (3.03%) HAProxy
12 12 (2.60%) collectd
12 12 (2.60%) logstash
13 9 (1.95%) Cobbler
14 8 (1.73%) CA SiteMinder
14 8 (1.73%) SCOrch
15 7 (1.52%) StatsD
16 6 (1.30%) Cacti
16 6 (1.30%) SELinux
17 5 (1.08%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 143 (30.95%) VMware
2 92 (19.91%) Red Hat
3 82 (17.75%) Oracle
4 65 (14.07%) Google
5 61 (13.20%) Cisco
6 56 (12.12%) Microsoft
7 50 (10.82%) IBM
8 46 (9.96%) HP
9 45 (9.74%) Rackspace
10 35 (7.58%) SaltStack
11 20 (4.33%) Akamai
12 16 (3.46%) Dell
13 13 (2.81%) NetApp
14 12 (2.60%) F5
15 11 (2.38%) SAP
16 9 (1.95%) Business Objects
17 7 (1.52%) Atlassian
17 7 (1.52%) Cognos
17 7 (1.52%) Sony
18 6 (1.30%) Perforce
West Midlands
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Package including 25 days holiday.
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: Salary: Dependent upon qualifications and experience
Posted: 6 hours ago
East London
TelecityGroup International Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + car + 15% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits bonus and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £85,000 to £150,000 per annum to GBP 150,000 plus variable + ben
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: circa £60k & Bonus, Car, Health, Pension, Life
Posted: 3 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bens + on Call + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Engage PSG
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + standard market benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £58000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20,000 - £28,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago