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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache CloudStack
Rank 871 864 899
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +35
Permanent jobs citing CloudStack 25 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.003% 0.003%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.11% 0.014% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 4
Average salary £51,250 £47,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% -11.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £47,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - £55,000

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
23796 21535 23342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.88% 20.32% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 19463 18246 19936
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.32%

CloudStack
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CloudStack within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CloudStack Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CloudStack
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CloudStack within the UK.

CloudStack Salary Trend in the UK

CloudStack
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CloudStack over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 within the UK.

CloudStack Salary Histogram in the UK

CloudStack
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CloudStack within the UK over the 3 months to 2 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
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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
England +12 25 £51,250 +7.89% 1
London -4 19 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Cambridgeshire - 5 - -
East of England - 5 - -
Cambridge - 5 - -
North West - 1 £50,000 -
Manchester - 1 £50,000 -

CloudStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CloudStack 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 CloudStack.

1 36 (78.26%) Linux
2 35 (76.09%) Apache
3 32 (69.57%) Python
3 32 (69.57%) Ruby
4 30 (65.22%) Degree
4 30 (65.22%) Tomcat
5 26 (56.52%) UNIX
5 26 (56.52%) Java
6 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (50.00%) Hadoop
7 23 (50.00%) Puppet
8 20 (43.48%) Perl
9 19 (41.30%) PHP
9 19 (41.30%) ITIL
9 19 (41.30%) VMware
9 19 (41.30%) Apache Cassandra
9 19 (41.30%) KVM
10 18 (39.13%) MongoDB
10 18 (39.13%) OpenStack
10 18 (39.13%) Bash Shell
10 18 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (39.13%) Xen
10 18 (39.13%) MySQL
10 18 (39.13%) NFS
10 18 (39.13%) TCP/IP
10 18 (39.13%) SAN
11 17 (36.96%) RHCE
11 17 (36.96%) LDAP
11 17 (36.96%) WebLogic
11 17 (36.96%) JBoss

CloudStack
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CloudStack 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 CloudStack. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 35 (76.09%) Apache
2 30 (65.22%) Tomcat
3 18 (39.13%) OpenStack
4 17 (36.96%) WebLogic
4 17 (36.96%) WebSphere
5 13 (28.26%) nginx
5 13 (28.26%) Node.js
5 13 (28.26%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.26%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.35%) IaaS
4 1 (2.17%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (39.13%) SAN
1 18 (39.13%) TCP/IP
2 17 (36.96%) LDAP
3 14 (30.43%) DNS
4 11 (23.91%) Internet
5 2 (4.35%) SNMP
6 1 (2.17%) SSH
6 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.17%) LAN
6 1 (2.17%) WAN
6 1 (2.17%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 19 (41.30%) Apache Cassandra
3 18 (39.13%) MongoDB
3 18 (39.13%) MySQL
4 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.17%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Hudson
1 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (32.61%) Law
2 3 (6.52%) Games
3 2 (4.35%) Military
3 2 (4.35%) Retail
3 2 (4.35%) Online Betting
3 2 (4.35%) Electronics
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Administrator
1 18 (39.13%) Linux Administrator
2 16 (34.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 16 (34.78%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (23.91%) Software Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Lead Software Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.17%) Architect
6 1 (2.17%) Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Systems Support
6 1 (2.17%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) Linux Support
6 1 (2.17%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (2.17%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.96%) LAMP
2 13 (28.26%) Web Services
2 13 (28.26%) Apache Flex
3 6 (13.04%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.17%) RESTful
4 1 (2.17%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.17%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.96%) Clustering
2 13 (28.26%) Computer Science
3 12 (26.09%) Mathematics
4 11 (23.91%) Embedded Systems
4 11 (23.91%) Cryptography
4 11 (23.91%) PKI
5 3 (6.52%) Online Games
6 2 (4.35%) Open Source
6 2 (4.35%) Video on Demand
6 2 (4.35%) IPTV
7 1 (2.17%) EqualLogic
7 1 (2.17%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 36 (78.26%) Linux
2 26 (56.52%) UNIX
3 17 (36.96%) SUSE
3 17 (36.96%) Ubuntu
3 17 (36.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (36.96%) Solaris
4 15 (32.61%) Windows
5 1 (2.17%) Debian
5 1 (2.17%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (41.30%) ITIL
3 16 (34.78%) DevOps
4 13 (28.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (28.26%) Security Management
5 11 (23.91%) Software Engineering
5 11 (23.91%) Requirements Engineering
6 9 (19.57%) Product Management
7 6 (13.04%) Information Security
8 5 (10.87%) Software Architecture
9 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.17%) Project Management
10 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
10 1 (2.17%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (2.17%) Network Management
10 1 (2.17%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 32 (69.57%) Python
1 32 (69.57%) Ruby
2 26 (56.52%) Java
3 20 (43.48%) Perl
4 19 (41.30%) PHP
5 18 (39.13%) Bash Shell
6 12 (26.09%) C++
6 12 (26.09%) C
7 11 (23.91%) C#
8 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (65.22%) Degree
2 17 (36.96%) RHCE
2 17 (36.96%) Linux+ Certification
2 17 (36.96%) LPIC
3 11 (23.91%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) PMP
4 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.91%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 19 (41.30%) KVM
2 18 (39.13%) NFS
2 18 (39.13%) Xen
2 18 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (36.96%) Postfix
3 17 (36.96%) Sendmail
4 7 (15.22%) Firmware
5 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.35%) vCloud
6 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 23 (50.00%) Puppet
2 16 (34.78%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (30.43%) Ansible
4 13 (28.26%) Nagios
4 13 (28.26%) Opsview
4 13 (28.26%) collectd
5 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (2.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (41.30%) VMware
2 17 (36.96%) JBoss
3 13 (28.26%) Akamai
4 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.17%) Perforce
5 1 (2.17%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.17%) Google
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle
London
Queen Mary University of London
Salary: £35,319 - £41,553 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago