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 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 463 584 605
Rank change year-on-year
+121 +21
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 150 52 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.11% 0.042%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.51% 0.52% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 137 50 20
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,250 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £67,500 £75,250
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.01% +10.00%
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
9946 10024 10068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 22.46% 22.08% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 8525 8358 8798
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 19 December 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 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
City of London +46 19 £55,000 -8.33% 1
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 188 (74.60%) Linux
2 167 (66.27%) DevOps
3 156 (61.90%) Puppet
4 152 (60.32%) Opscode Chef
5 138 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
6 130 (51.59%) Java
7 127 (50.40%) Python
8 102 (40.48%) Jenkins
9 94 (37.30%) Ruby
10 88 (34.92%) VMware
11 87 (34.52%) Apache
12 84 (33.33%) MySQL
13 80 (31.75%) Nagios
14 77 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
15 74 (29.37%) Open Source
16 65 (25.79%) NoSQL
17 58 (23.02%) Scrum
18 57 (22.62%) ZABBIX
19 55 (21.83%) Salt
20 54 (21.43%) Graphite
20 54 (21.43%) Git (software)
21 53 (21.03%) Windows
22 52 (20.63%) Configuration Management
23 51 (20.24%) nginx
24 48 (19.05%) Tomcat
24 48 (19.05%) Perl
24 48 (19.05%) Red Hat
25 45 (17.86%) E-Commerce
25 45 (17.86%) Bash Shell
26 44 (17.46%) Maven

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 87 (34.52%) Apache
2 51 (20.24%) nginx
3 48 (19.05%) Tomcat
4 26 (10.32%) Node.js
5 17 (6.75%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (3.57%) Apache Solr
7 6 (2.38%) JBoss
8 5 (1.98%) IIS
9 4 (1.59%) CloudStack
10 3 (1.19%) Apache Pig
10 3 (1.19%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.79%) SAS
12 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.40%) Jetty
12 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.40%) Confluence
12 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 11 (4.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.79%) SPSS
2 2 (0.79%) Stata
2 2 (0.79%) Mathematica
3 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (12.70%) SoftLayer
3 28 (11.11%) IaaS
4 23 (9.13%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (7.54%) Amazon EC2
6 19 (7.54%) SaaS
7 17 (6.75%) OpenShift
8 15 (5.95%) GitHub
8 15 (5.95%) PaaS
9 8 (3.17%) Amazon S3
10 7 (2.78%) Rackspace Cloud
11 5 (1.98%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (1.98%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (1.59%) IBM SmartCloud
13 3 (1.19%) CloudFront
14 2 (0.79%) Google Apps
14 2 (0.79%) Joyent
14 2 (0.79%) Terremark
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.51%) Firewall
2 26 (10.32%) DNS
3 22 (8.73%) Internet
4 18 (7.14%) SAN
5 13 (5.16%) HTTP
5 13 (5.16%) Kerberos
5 13 (5.16%) Software-Defined Networking
6 8 (3.17%) Wireless
6 8 (3.17%) BIG-IP
7 7 (2.78%) Network Security
7 7 (2.78%) SNMP
7 7 (2.78%) LDAP
8 6 (2.38%) VoIP
8 6 (2.38%) iSCSI
8 6 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (1.98%) Asterisk PBX
9 5 (1.98%) Unified Communications
9 5 (1.98%) Broadband
10 4 (1.59%) LAN
10 4 (1.59%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (33.33%) MySQL
2 65 (25.79%) NoSQL
3 40 (15.87%) Apache Cassandra
4 37 (14.68%) Hadoop
4 37 (14.68%) Big Data
5 34 (13.49%) MongoDB
6 19 (7.54%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (7.14%) Redis
8 15 (5.95%) Relational Database
9 8 (3.17%) RDBMS
10 6 (2.38%) Couchbase
10 6 (2.38%) MemSQL
11 4 (1.59%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (1.59%) SQL Server
11 4 (1.59%) CouchDB
12 3 (1.19%) Apache Hive
12 3 (1.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (0.79%) Riak
13 2 (0.79%) Mahout
13 2 (0.79%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 102 (40.48%) Jenkins
2 54 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 44 (17.46%) Maven
4 24 (9.52%) TeamCity
5 17 (6.75%) Artifactory
6 11 (4.37%) Ant
7 10 (3.97%) Gradle
8 8 (3.17%) Juju
8 8 (3.17%) Subversion
9 6 (2.38%) JIRA
9 6 (2.38%) Hudson
9 6 (2.38%) Gerrit
10 4 (1.59%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.19%) VisualVM
11 3 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.79%) LabVIEW
12 2 (0.79%) FishEye
13 1 (0.40%) Mercurial
General
1 38 (15.08%) Finance
2 18 (7.14%) Banking
3 13 (5.16%) Front Office
4 12 (4.76%) Publishing
4 12 (4.76%) Games
4 12 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.97%) Law
6 8 (3.17%) Retail
6 8 (3.17%) Marketing
7 4 (1.59%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.40%) Electronics
8 1 (0.40%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 61 (24.21%) Architect
1 61 (24.21%) Systems Administrator
2 57 (22.62%) DevOps Engineer
3 54 (21.43%) Linux Administrator
4 53 (21.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 52 (20.63%) Administrator
6 22 (8.73%) Team Leader
6 22 (8.73%) Linux Engineer
6 22 (8.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 20 (7.94%) Technical Architect
8 18 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
9 16 (6.35%) Platform Architect
10 15 (5.95%) Developer
11 13 (5.16%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 13 (5.16%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
12 12 (4.76%) Senior Systems Administrator
12 12 (4.76%) Technical Team Leader
12 12 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
12 12 (4.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 11 (4.37%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (12.70%) Web Services
2 20 (7.94%) LAMP
3 18 (7.14%) HTML
4 14 (5.56%) .NET
4 14 (5.56%) HTML5
5 12 (4.76%) RESTful
6 8 (3.17%) RabbitMQ
6 8 (3.17%) ActiveMQ
7 7 (2.78%) Flash
7 7 (2.78%) REST
7 7 (2.78%) Memcached
7 7 (2.78%) Django
8 6 (2.38%) Akka
8 6 (2.38%) boto
8 6 (2.38%) XML
8 6 (2.38%) JSON
9 5 (1.98%) CSS
9 5 (1.98%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (1.59%) CPAN
10 4 (1.59%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 74 (29.37%) Open Source
2 20 (7.94%) Computer Science
3 17 (6.75%) Clustering
4 10 (3.97%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.57%) PMI
5 9 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (3.17%) Mobile Games
6 8 (3.17%) Replication
7 7 (2.78%) IPTV
8 5 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.59%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.79%) Derivative
10 2 (0.79%) CMDB
10 2 (0.79%) EqualLogic
10 2 (0.79%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.40%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.40%) User Experience
11 1 (0.40%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.40%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 188 (74.60%) Linux
2 53 (21.03%) Windows
3 40 (15.87%) CentOS
4 39 (15.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 34 (13.49%) Ubuntu
6 25 (9.92%) Debian
7 21 (8.33%) UNIX
8 8 (3.17%) Android
8 8 (3.17%) Apple iOS
9 7 (2.78%) SUSE
10 5 (1.98%) Fedora
11 4 (1.59%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.79%) Solaris
12 2 (0.79%) VMS
12 2 (0.79%) Scientific Linux
13 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (66.27%) DevOps
2 138 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (23.02%) Scrum
4 52 (20.63%) Configuration Management
5 45 (17.86%) E-Commerce
6 42 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (12.30%) ITIL
8 26 (10.32%) Mentoring
9 24 (9.52%) Kanban
10 18 (7.14%) Project Management
11 16 (6.35%) OO
12 15 (5.95%) OOP
12 15 (5.95%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (5.95%) Capacity Planning
13 14 (5.56%) Software Engineering
14 13 (5.16%) Performance Tuning
15 12 (4.76%) Line Management
15 12 (4.76%) Software Architecture
15 12 (4.76%) Build Automation
15 12 (4.76%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 130 (51.59%) Java
2 127 (50.40%) Python
3 94 (37.30%) Ruby
4 48 (19.05%) Perl
5 45 (17.86%) Bash Shell
6 38 (15.08%) PHP
7 24 (9.52%) SQL
8 17 (6.75%) PowerShell
9 13 (5.16%) Shell Script
10 12 (4.76%) C++
11 11 (4.37%) JavaScript
12 9 (3.57%) Scala
13 8 (3.17%) C
13 8 (3.17%) C#
14 5 (1.98%) Tcl
15 3 (1.19%) VB
16 2 (0.79%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.79%) R
17 1 (0.40%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 23 (9.13%) Degree
2 11 (4.37%) PMI Certification
3 9 (3.57%) ISEB
4 5 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.59%) CCNA
6 3 (1.19%) RHCE
7 2 (0.79%) PMP
7 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.79%) MBA
7 2 (0.79%) CISSP
7 2 (0.79%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.79%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.40%) GNVQ
8 1 (0.40%) MCSE
8 1 (0.40%) CCIE
8 1 (0.40%) CCSP
8 1 (0.40%) CCNP
8 1 (0.40%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.40%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.54%) SLA
2 3 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 77 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (10.32%) KVM
3 24 (9.52%) Varnish
4 21 (8.33%) Xen
5 17 (6.75%) vCloud
6 11 (4.37%) vSphere
7 10 (3.97%) Hyper-V
8 9 (3.57%) NFS
8 9 (3.57%) Docker
9 8 (3.17%) VMware ESX
10 7 (2.78%) Ceph
10 7 (2.78%) Active Directory
11 5 (1.98%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 4 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.79%) XenServer
14 2 (0.79%) Firmware
14 2 (0.79%) Samba
14 2 (0.79%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 156 (61.90%) Puppet
2 152 (60.32%) Opscode Chef
3 80 (31.75%) Nagios
4 57 (22.62%) ZABBIX
5 55 (21.83%) Salt
6 54 (21.43%) Graphite
7 38 (15.08%) Ganglia
8 35 (13.89%) Ansible
9 20 (7.94%) HAProxy
10 17 (6.75%) Vagrant
11 10 (3.97%) Zenoss
12 9 (3.57%) logstash
13 8 (3.17%) CA SiteMinder
13 8 (3.17%) SCOrch
14 6 (2.38%) Cobbler
14 6 (2.38%) SELinux
15 5 (1.98%) Check_MK
15 5 (1.98%) collectd
15 5 (1.98%) StatsD
15 5 (1.98%) Cacti
Vendors
1 88 (34.92%) VMware
2 48 (19.05%) Red Hat
3 29 (11.51%) SaltStack
4 28 (11.11%) Cisco
5 22 (8.73%) Microsoft
6 21 (8.33%) Rackspace
7 20 (7.94%) HP
8 18 (7.14%) IBM
9 13 (5.16%) Dell
9 13 (5.16%) Akamai
10 12 (4.76%) Intel
11 11 (4.37%) Google
12 10 (3.97%) Perforce
13 7 (2.78%) Sony
14 6 (2.38%) Oracle
14 6 (2.38%) NetApp
14 6 (2.38%) New Relic
15 5 (1.98%) Splunk
16 3 (1.19%) Apple
17 2 (0.79%) CheckPoint
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Stratospherec
Salary: £60k - 80k per year + excellent bonuses and benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 14 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
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Posted: 12 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Posted: 12 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Posted: 12 days ago
London
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Posted: 16 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago