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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank 493 585 634
Rank change year-on-year
+92 +49
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 127 50 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.11% 0.013%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.28% 0.51% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 121 50 6
Average salary £62,000 £54,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.76% -12.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £60,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.89% +2.22%
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
9929 9822 10143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 21.91% 21.63% 21.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8489 8461 8790
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +36 22 £55,000 -4.34% 1
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 180 (77.25%) Linux
2 167 (71.67%) DevOps
3 137 (58.80%) Opscode Chef
3 137 (58.80%) Puppet
4 128 (54.94%) Agile Software Development
5 124 (53.22%) Python
6 112 (48.07%) Java
7 95 (40.77%) Apache
8 94 (40.34%) MySQL
8 94 (40.34%) Ruby
8 94 (40.34%) Jenkins
9 71 (30.47%) Open Source
10 68 (29.18%) Nagios
11 65 (27.90%) VMware
12 61 (26.18%) Scrum
13 58 (24.89%) NoSQL
14 57 (24.46%) VMware Infrastructure
15 56 (24.03%) Git (software)
16 55 (23.61%) Configuration Management
17 54 (23.18%) Perl
18 51 (21.89%) CentOS
19 50 (21.46%) E-Commerce
20 49 (21.03%) Ubuntu
21 46 (19.74%) ZABBIX
22 45 (19.31%) nginx
22 45 (19.31%) MongoDB
23 43 (18.45%) Salt
23 43 (18.45%) Finance
23 43 (18.45%) Tomcat
24 41 (17.60%) Maven

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 95 (40.77%) Apache
2 45 (19.31%) nginx
3 43 (18.45%) Tomcat
4 19 (8.15%) Node.js
4 19 (8.15%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (3.43%) Apache Solr
6 7 (3.00%) CloudStack
7 6 (2.58%) IIS
8 4 (1.72%) JBoss
9 2 (0.86%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.43%) Jetty
Applications
1 13 (5.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.86%) Stata
2 2 (0.86%) Mathematica
3 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 36 (15.45%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (9.87%) Cloud Computing
3 16 (6.87%) SaaS
4 14 (6.01%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (5.15%) IaaS
6 10 (4.29%) GitHub
6 10 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (3.86%) PaaS
8 7 (3.00%) Rackspace Cloud
9 5 (2.15%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (2.15%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.86%) Joyent
11 1 (0.43%) IBM SmartCloud
11 1 (0.43%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.30%) Internet
2 20 (8.58%) Firewall
2 20 (8.58%) DNS
3 17 (7.30%) SAN
4 11 (4.72%) HTTP
5 10 (4.29%) BIG-IP
6 8 (3.43%) SNMP
7 6 (2.58%) iSCSI
7 6 (2.58%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (2.15%) Broadband
9 4 (1.72%) LAN
9 4 (1.72%) DHCP
9 4 (1.72%) VPN
9 4 (1.72%) OSPF
9 4 (1.72%) BGP
9 4 (1.72%) VLAN
9 4 (1.72%) Network Security
9 4 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (1.72%) Wireless
10 3 (1.29%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (40.34%) MySQL
2 58 (24.89%) NoSQL
3 45 (19.31%) MongoDB
4 31 (13.30%) Apache Cassandra
5 26 (11.16%) Redis
6 23 (9.87%) PostgreSQL
7 20 (8.58%) Hadoop
7 20 (8.58%) Big Data
8 19 (8.15%) Relational Database
9 12 (5.15%) MemSQL
9 12 (5.15%) Couchbase
10 9 (3.86%) RDBMS
11 5 (2.15%) SQL Server
12 4 (1.72%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.86%) Riak
14 1 (0.43%) DB2
14 1 (0.43%) MariaDB
14 1 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 94 (40.34%) Jenkins
2 56 (24.03%) Git (software)
3 41 (17.60%) Maven
4 25 (10.73%) TeamCity
5 12 (5.15%) Juju
5 12 (5.15%) Artifactory
5 12 (5.15%) Gerrit
6 10 (4.29%) Hudson
7 7 (3.00%) Subversion
7 7 (3.00%) Ant
8 6 (2.58%) Gradle
9 4 (1.72%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.86%) LabVIEW
10 2 (0.86%) JIRA
10 2 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.43%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.43%) FishEye
General
1 43 (18.45%) Finance
2 19 (8.15%) Games
3 12 (5.15%) Publishing
4 10 (4.29%) Retail
4 10 (4.29%) Law
5 8 (3.43%) Front Office
5 8 (3.43%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.43%) Marketing
6 4 (1.72%) Banking
7 2 (0.86%) Online Betting
7 2 (0.86%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.43%) Back Office
8 1 (0.43%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 62 (26.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 52 (22.32%) Systems Administrator
3 43 (18.45%) Administrator
4 41 (17.60%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 41 (17.60%) Linux Administrator
5 39 (16.74%) Architect
6 27 (11.59%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 22 (9.44%) Developer
8 20 (8.58%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 19 (8.15%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (8.15%) Linux Engineer
10 17 (7.30%) Team Leader
11 12 (5.15%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 12 (5.15%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
12 11 (4.72%) Java Developer
12 11 (4.72%) Consultant
12 11 (4.72%) Senior Systems Administrator
12 11 (4.72%) Technical Architect
13 10 (4.29%) Technical Team Leader
14 8 (3.43%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (12.02%) Web Services
2 16 (6.87%) LAMP
3 14 (6.01%) RESTful
4 13 (5.58%) HTML
5 12 (5.15%) Django
5 12 (5.15%) Akka
6 10 (4.29%) XML
6 10 (4.29%) JSON
7 9 (3.86%) HTML5
8 8 (3.43%) REST
9 7 (3.00%) .NET
10 6 (2.58%) Flash
10 6 (2.58%) ActiveMQ
10 6 (2.58%) Ruby on Rails
11 5 (2.15%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 4 (1.72%) CPAN
13 3 (1.29%) CSS
14 2 (0.86%) Lucene
14 2 (0.86%) Spring
14 2 (0.86%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 71 (30.47%) Open Source
2 28 (12.02%) Computer Science
3 16 (6.87%) Clustering
4 13 (5.58%) PMI
5 10 (4.29%) Replication
6 9 (3.86%) Mobile Games
7 8 (3.43%) IPTV
7 8 (3.43%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.29%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.29%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.86%) Online Games
10 2 (0.86%) Video on Demand
10 2 (0.86%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.43%) Wiki
11 1 (0.43%) Blog
11 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.43%) DTV
11 1 (0.43%) Derivative
11 1 (0.43%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 180 (77.25%) Linux
2 51 (21.89%) CentOS
3 49 (21.03%) Ubuntu
4 33 (14.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 32 (13.73%) Debian
6 27 (11.59%) Windows
7 19 (8.15%) UNIX
8 11 (4.72%) SUSE
9 7 (3.00%) Android
9 7 (3.00%) Apple iOS
10 6 (2.58%) SELinux
11 5 (2.15%) Fedora
12 2 (0.86%) Scientific Linux
12 2 (0.86%) VMS
12 2 (0.86%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.43%) AIX
13 1 (0.43%) Solaris
13 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (71.67%) DevOps
2 128 (54.94%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (26.18%) Scrum
4 55 (23.61%) Configuration Management
5 50 (21.46%) E-Commerce
6 41 (17.60%) Mentoring
7 40 (17.17%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (17.17%) ITIL
8 29 (12.45%) Kanban
9 21 (9.01%) Load Balancing
10 19 (8.15%) OO
10 19 (8.15%) Build Automation
10 19 (8.15%) Performance Tuning
11 18 (7.73%) OOP
11 18 (7.73%) Service Delivery
12 17 (7.30%) Project Management
13 15 (6.44%) Software Engineering
13 15 (6.44%) Coaching
14 14 (6.01%) TOGAF
14 14 (6.01%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 124 (53.22%) Python
2 112 (48.07%) Java
3 94 (40.34%) Ruby
4 54 (23.18%) Perl
5 38 (16.31%) Bash Shell
6 32 (13.73%) PHP
7 22 (9.44%) SQL
8 19 (8.15%) Shell Script
9 14 (6.01%) JavaScript
10 12 (5.15%) C
11 11 (4.72%) PowerShell
12 10 (4.29%) C++
13 5 (2.15%) Scala
13 5 (2.15%) Tcl
14 3 (1.29%) C#
15 2 (0.86%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.43%) Korn
16 1 (0.43%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 22 (9.44%) Degree
2 15 (6.44%) PMI Certification
3 13 (5.58%) ISEB
4 3 (1.29%) RHCE
5 2 (0.86%) PMP
5 2 (0.86%) MBA
5 2 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (0.86%) CISSP
5 2 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.86%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.43%) MCSE
6 1 (0.43%) CCIE
6 1 (0.43%) CCSP
6 1 (0.43%) CCNP
6 1 (0.43%) CCNA
6 1 (0.43%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.43%) LPIC
6 1 (0.43%) MCITP
6 1 (0.43%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (13.30%) SLA
2 12 (5.15%) QA
System Software
1 57 (24.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (15.45%) KVM
3 25 (10.73%) vCloud
4 24 (10.30%) Xen
4 24 (10.30%) Varnish
5 13 (5.58%) vSphere
6 11 (4.72%) Docker
6 11 (4.72%) Ceph
7 8 (3.43%) Hyper-V
8 5 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.72%) NFS
9 4 (1.72%) VMware ESX
10 3 (1.29%) Samba
11 2 (0.86%) Active Directory
11 2 (0.86%) Firmware
11 2 (0.86%) XenServer
11 2 (0.86%) Gluster
11 2 (0.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 137 (58.80%) Puppet
1 137 (58.80%) Opscode Chef
2 68 (29.18%) Nagios
3 46 (19.74%) ZABBIX
4 43 (18.45%) Salt
5 28 (12.02%) Ganglia
6 22 (9.44%) Ansible
7 18 (7.73%) Zenoss
8 17 (7.30%) Vagrant
9 14 (6.01%) HAProxy
10 7 (3.00%) Kibana
10 7 (3.00%) Graylog2
11 6 (2.58%) logstash
11 6 (2.58%) collectd
12 5 (2.15%) StatsD
12 5 (2.15%) Cobbler
13 4 (1.72%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 3 (1.29%) SCOrch
14 3 (1.29%) Cacti
14 3 (1.29%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 65 (27.90%) VMware
2 38 (16.31%) Red Hat
3 30 (12.88%) SaltStack
4 23 (9.87%) Rackspace
5 20 (8.58%) SoftLayer
6 18 (7.73%) Perforce
7 15 (6.44%) Microsoft
8 12 (5.15%) Akamai
9 11 (4.72%) Cisco
10 10 (4.29%) Intel
11 9 (3.86%) Sony
11 9 (3.86%) Splunk
12 7 (3.00%) Google
13 6 (2.58%) New Relic
14 5 (2.15%) HP
15 3 (1.29%) IBM
15 3 (1.29%) Oracle
15 3 (1.29%) NetApp
16 2 (0.86%) CheckPoint
16 2 (0.86%) EMC
Hayes, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum to GBP 120,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Attractive Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Net-A-Porter Group LTD
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Good benefits / Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago