The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank 521 565 641
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +76
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 105 63 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.14% 0.008%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.08% 0.68% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 100 62 4
Average salary £60,000 £53,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% -26.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £60,750
10% offered a salary of more than £87,750 £60,000 £84,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
OpenStack
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Application Platforms Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9758 9292 10537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 21.31% 20.88% 20.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8322 8001 9182
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in London

OpenStack
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the London region.

OpenStack Salary Trend in London

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenStack across the London region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in London

OpenStack
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the London region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
City of London +21 13 £55,000 - 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £35,000 -
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 146 (76.04%) Linux
2 140 (72.92%) DevOps
3 111 (57.81%) Opscode Chef
4 110 (57.29%) Puppet
5 108 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
6 100 (52.08%) Python
7 83 (43.23%) Java
7 83 (43.23%) MySQL
8 80 (41.67%) Apache
9 75 (39.06%) Ruby
10 67 (34.90%) Jenkins
11 65 (33.85%) Open Source
12 54 (28.13%) VMware
13 52 (27.08%) Nagios
14 51 (26.56%) CentOS
15 49 (25.52%) NoSQL
16 47 (24.48%) Ubuntu
17 46 (23.96%) Scrum
17 46 (23.96%) E-Commerce
18 45 (23.44%) VMware Infrastructure
19 42 (21.88%) Git (software)
19 42 (21.88%) Perl
19 42 (21.88%) Configuration Management
19 42 (21.88%) MongoDB
20 37 (19.27%) ITIL
20 37 (19.27%) KVM
21 36 (18.75%) Mentoring
22 35 (18.23%) nginx
23 34 (17.71%) Tomcat
24 33 (17.19%) ZABBIX

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 80 (41.67%) Apache
2 35 (18.23%) nginx
3 34 (17.71%) Tomcat
4 21 (10.94%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (4.69%) Node.js
5 9 (4.69%) Apache Solr
6 7 (3.65%) CloudStack
6 7 (3.65%) IIS
7 2 (1.04%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.52%) Lync
8 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.52%) Jetty
Applications
1 11 (5.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 28 (14.58%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (14.06%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (6.77%) SaaS
4 9 (4.69%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (4.17%) PaaS
5 8 (4.17%) IaaS
6 7 (3.65%) Rackspace Cloud
7 5 (2.60%) GitHub
8 3 (1.56%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (1.56%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.52%) Heroku
9 1 (0.52%) Joyent
9 1 (0.52%) IBM SmartCloud
9 1 (0.52%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.98%) Internet
2 19 (9.90%) Firewall
3 13 (6.77%) DNS
3 13 (6.77%) SAN
4 10 (5.21%) BIG-IP
5 9 (4.69%) HTTP
6 5 (2.60%) Broadband
7 4 (2.08%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.08%) VPN
7 4 (2.08%) OSPF
7 4 (2.08%) BGP
7 4 (2.08%) VLAN
7 4 (2.08%) Wireless
8 3 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (1.56%) Network Security
8 3 (1.56%) DHCP
8 3 (1.56%) Kerberos
9 2 (1.04%) SNMP
9 2 (1.04%) DAB
9 2 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (43.23%) MySQL
2 49 (25.52%) NoSQL
3 42 (21.88%) MongoDB
4 26 (13.54%) Redis
5 24 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (10.94%) Apache Cassandra
7 18 (9.38%) Relational Database
8 13 (6.77%) MemSQL
8 13 (6.77%) Couchbase
9 11 (5.73%) Big Data
9 11 (5.73%) Hadoop
10 8 (4.17%) RDBMS
11 5 (2.60%) SQL Server
12 2 (1.04%) CouchDB
13 1 (0.52%) DB2
Development Applications
1 67 (34.90%) Jenkins
2 42 (21.88%) Git (software)
3 26 (13.54%) Maven
4 19 (9.90%) TeamCity
5 15 (7.81%) Juju
6 13 (6.77%) Gerrit
7 6 (3.13%) Hudson
7 6 (3.13%) Artifactory
8 2 (1.04%) Subversion
9 1 (0.52%) Ant
9 1 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.52%) FishEye
General
1 32 (16.67%) Finance
2 16 (8.33%) Games
3 11 (5.73%) Retail
4 10 (5.21%) Publishing
5 8 (4.17%) Law
5 8 (4.17%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.65%) Marketing
7 5 (2.60%) Banking
8 3 (1.56%) Front Office
8 3 (1.56%) Online Betting
9 2 (1.04%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.52%) Back Office
10 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 49 (25.52%) DevOps Engineer
2 47 (24.48%) Systems Administrator
3 39 (20.31%) Administrator
4 36 (18.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 36 (18.75%) Linux Administrator
5 31 (16.15%) Architect
6 25 (13.02%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 20 (10.42%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 19 (9.90%) Developer
9 16 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
9 16 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
10 12 (6.25%) Team Leader
11 10 (5.21%) Java Developer
12 8 (4.17%) Technical Architect
12 8 (4.17%) Technical Team Leader
12 8 (4.17%) Senior Systems Administrator
12 8 (4.17%) Senior Linux Administrator
12 8 (4.17%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
12 8 (4.17%) Head of Architecture
13 7 (3.65%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.42%) Web Services
2 15 (7.81%) RESTful
3 14 (7.29%) Django
4 13 (6.77%) Akka
4 13 (6.77%) XML
4 13 (6.77%) JSON
5 12 (6.25%) LAMP
6 10 (5.21%) REST
7 9 (4.69%) Ruby on Rails
8 7 (3.65%) .NET
9 5 (2.60%) HTML
9 5 (2.60%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 3 (1.56%) HTML5
10 3 (1.56%) Apache Flex
11 2 (1.04%) Memcached
12 1 (0.52%) Twisted
12 1 (0.52%) Flask
12 1 (0.52%) Bottle
12 1 (0.52%) Pyramid
12 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 65 (33.85%) Open Source
2 25 (13.02%) Computer Science
3 18 (9.38%) Clustering
4 11 (5.73%) PMI
5 10 (5.21%) Replication
6 8 (4.17%) IPTV
7 7 (3.65%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.08%) Mobile Games
9 3 (1.56%) Online Games
10 2 (1.04%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.04%) Video on Demand
10 2 (1.04%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.52%) Frameworx
11 1 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.52%) Physics
11 1 (0.52%) Wiki
11 1 (0.52%) Blog
11 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 146 (76.04%) Linux
2 51 (26.56%) CentOS
3 47 (24.48%) Ubuntu
4 29 (15.10%) Debian
5 26 (13.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (9.38%) Windows
7 16 (8.33%) UNIX
8 13 (6.77%) SUSE
9 5 (2.60%) Fedora
10 2 (1.04%) VMS
10 2 (1.04%) SELinux
11 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (72.92%) DevOps
2 108 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (23.96%) E-Commerce
3 46 (23.96%) Scrum
4 42 (21.88%) Configuration Management
5 37 (19.27%) ITIL
6 36 (18.75%) Mentoring
7 25 (13.02%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (10.94%) Load Balancing
9 20 (10.42%) Kanban
10 19 (9.90%) OOP
10 19 (9.90%) OO
11 18 (9.38%) Service Delivery
11 18 (9.38%) Build Automation
12 15 (7.81%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (6.77%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (6.77%) Project Management
14 12 (6.25%) Service Management
14 12 (6.25%) Software Engineering
14 12 (6.25%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 100 (52.08%) Python
2 83 (43.23%) Java
3 75 (39.06%) Ruby
4 42 (21.88%) Perl
5 27 (14.06%) PHP
6 26 (13.54%) Bash Shell
7 21 (10.94%) SQL
8 17 (8.85%) Shell Script
9 11 (5.73%) JavaScript
10 10 (5.21%) PowerShell
11 9 (4.69%) C
12 3 (1.56%) C#
13 2 (1.04%) C++
14 1 (0.52%) Korn
Qualifications
1 17 (8.85%) Degree
2 11 (5.73%) PMI Certification
2 11 (5.73%) ISEB
3 2 (1.04%) CISSP
3 2 (1.04%) MBA
4 1 (0.52%) CCVP
4 1 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.52%) MCITP
4 1 (0.52%) GNVQ
4 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.52%) RHCE
4 1 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.52%) CCIE
4 1 (0.52%) CCSP
4 1 (0.52%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (15.63%) SLA
2 13 (6.77%) QA
3 2 (1.04%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (23.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (19.27%) KVM
3 24 (12.50%) Xen
3 24 (12.50%) vCloud
4 20 (10.42%) Varnish
5 16 (8.33%) vSphere
6 9 (4.69%) Hyper-V
7 5 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.60%) Docker
8 4 (2.08%) VMware ESX
9 3 (1.56%) XenServer
10 2 (1.04%) Gluster
10 2 (1.04%) Samba
10 2 (1.04%) NFS
11 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 111 (57.81%) Opscode Chef
2 110 (57.29%) Puppet
3 52 (27.08%) Nagios
4 33 (17.19%) ZABBIX
5 29 (15.10%) Salt
6 21 (10.94%) Ganglia
7 18 (9.38%) Zenoss
8 13 (6.77%) Vagrant
9 12 (6.25%) HAProxy
10 11 (5.73%) Ansible
11 7 (3.65%) Kibana
11 7 (3.65%) Graylog2
12 5 (2.60%) Cobbler
13 4 (2.08%) collectd
13 4 (2.08%) logstash
14 3 (1.56%) StatsD
14 3 (1.56%) SCOrch
14 3 (1.56%) CA SiteMinder
15 2 (1.04%) Opsview
15 2 (1.04%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 54 (28.13%) VMware
2 30 (15.63%) Red Hat
3 26 (13.54%) SaltStack
4 24 (12.50%) Rackspace
5 18 (9.38%) Perforce
6 13 (6.77%) SoftLayer
7 12 (6.25%) Microsoft
8 10 (5.21%) Cisco
8 10 (5.21%) Akamai
9 8 (4.17%) Splunk
9 8 (4.17%) Intel
10 7 (3.65%) Oracle
11 6 (3.13%) Sony
12 4 (2.08%) Google
12 4 (2.08%) New Relic
12 4 (2.08%) HP
13 3 (1.56%) JBoss
13 3 (1.56%) IBM
13 3 (1.56%) Citrix
14 2 (1.04%) EMC
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