The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache CloudStack
Rank 889 874 884
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Permanent jobs citing CloudStack 24 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.007% 0.010%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.097% 0.037% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 11
Average salary £60,000 £82,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £97,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary - £95,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +80.95%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
24761 21901 24084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.15% 20.14% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 20439 18459 20660
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 July 2014 within the UK.

CloudStack Salary Histogram in the UK

CloudStack
Top 5 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 28 July 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 -10 24 £60,000 -27.27% 2
London -43 16 £60,000 -14.28% 1
Cambridgeshire - 8 - - 1
East of England - 8 - - 1
Cambridge - 8 - - 1

CloudStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 28 (68.29%) Python
2 26 (63.41%) Apache
2 26 (63.41%) Linux
3 24 (58.54%) Degree
3 24 (58.54%) OpenStack
4 23 (56.10%) Ruby
4 23 (56.10%) UNIX
4 23 (56.10%) Java
4 23 (56.10%) Perl
5 22 (53.66%) Tomcat
6 20 (48.78%) KVM
7 19 (46.34%) Puppet
7 19 (46.34%) VMware
8 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (43.90%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (43.90%) Windows
9 17 (41.46%) PHP
9 17 (41.46%) MySQL
10 16 (39.02%) TCP/IP
10 16 (39.02%) Xen
10 16 (39.02%) Hadoop
11 15 (36.59%) Bash Shell
11 15 (36.59%) MongoDB
11 15 (36.59%) Ubuntu
12 14 (34.15%) Apache Cassandra
13 13 (31.71%) Computer Science
13 13 (31.71%) ITIL
13 13 (31.71%) SAN
13 13 (31.71%) Internet
14 12 (29.27%) RHCE

CloudStack
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 26 (63.41%) Apache
2 24 (58.54%) OpenStack
3 22 (53.66%) Tomcat
4 12 (29.27%) WebLogic
4 12 (29.27%) WebSphere
5 10 (24.39%) nginx
5 10 (24.39%) Node.js
6 7 (17.07%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
7 4 (9.76%) Lync
8 3 (7.32%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (14.63%) IaaS
3 4 (9.76%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (9.76%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (7.32%) SaaS
4 3 (7.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (39.02%) TCP/IP
2 13 (31.71%) SAN
2 13 (31.71%) Internet
3 12 (29.27%) LDAP
4 7 (17.07%) DNS
5 4 (9.76%) SNMP
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.44%) NAS
6 1 (2.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (41.46%) MySQL
2 16 (39.02%) Hadoop
3 15 (36.59%) MongoDB
4 14 (34.15%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (7.32%) Redis
5 3 (7.32%) Hazelcast
5 3 (7.32%) OrientDB
5 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
5 3 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Artifactory
1 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
1 3 (7.32%) Maven
1 3 (7.32%) Selenium
1 3 (7.32%) JIRA
1 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (26.83%) Law
2 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.88%) Games
3 2 (4.88%) Online Betting
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Administrator
1 12 (29.27%) Linux Administrator
2 11 (26.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 11 (26.83%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (19.51%) Software Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Test Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Lead Software Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) LAMP
2 7 (17.07%) Apache Flex
2 7 (17.07%) Web Services
3 4 (9.76%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (7.32%) Spring
4 3 (7.32%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (7.32%) .NET
4 3 (7.32%) X-Windows
4 3 (7.32%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Computer Science
2 12 (29.27%) Clustering
3 10 (24.39%) Mathematics
4 8 (19.51%) PKI
4 8 (19.51%) Cryptography
4 8 (19.51%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (9.76%) Firmware
6 3 (7.32%) Mobile App
7 2 (4.88%) Open Source
7 2 (4.88%) Video on Demand
7 2 (4.88%) Physics
7 2 (4.88%) Online Games
7 2 (4.88%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 26 (63.41%) Linux
2 23 (56.10%) UNIX
3 18 (43.90%) Windows
4 15 (36.59%) Ubuntu
5 12 (29.27%) SUSE
5 12 (29.27%) Solaris
5 12 (29.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (7.32%) Gentoo
6 3 (7.32%) Mac OS
6 3 (7.32%) Android
6 3 (7.32%) Apple iOS
6 3 (7.32%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.44%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) ITIL
3 12 (29.27%) DevOps
4 8 (19.51%) Product Management
4 8 (19.51%) Requirements Engineering
4 8 (19.51%) Software Engineering
5 7 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (17.07%) Security Management
6 4 (9.76%) Information Security
6 4 (9.76%) Benchmarking
6 4 (9.76%) Software Architecture
6 4 (9.76%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.32%) Kanban
7 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 28 (68.29%) Python
2 23 (56.10%) Ruby
2 23 (56.10%) Java
2 23 (56.10%) Perl
3 17 (41.46%) PHP
4 15 (36.59%) Bash Shell
5 11 (26.83%) C
5 11 (26.83%) C#
5 11 (26.83%) C++
6 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
7 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
7 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
7 3 (7.32%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (58.54%) Degree
2 12 (29.27%) RHCE
2 12 (29.27%) Linux+ Certification
2 12 (29.27%) LPIC
3 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) ISO 9000
2 3 (7.32%) QA
System Software
1 20 (48.78%) KVM
2 18 (43.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (39.02%) Xen
4 12 (29.27%) NFS
4 12 (29.27%) Postfix
4 12 (29.27%) Sendmail
5 5 (12.20%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
6 4 (9.76%) vCloud
7 3 (7.32%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 19 (46.34%) Puppet
2 11 (26.83%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (24.39%) Nagios
4 7 (17.07%) Opsview
4 7 (17.07%) collectd
4 7 (17.07%) Ansible
5 3 (7.32%) Vagrant
5 3 (7.32%) HAProxy
5 3 (7.32%) ZABBIX
6 1 (2.44%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) VMware
2 12 (29.27%) JBoss
3 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
4 7 (17.07%) Akamai
5 5 (12.20%) Oracle
6 4 (9.76%) Citrix
6 4 (9.76%) Acme Packet
7 3 (7.32%) SendGrid
7 3 (7.32%) New Relic
7 3 (7.32%) Rackspace
8 1 (2.44%) F5
8 1 (2.44%) Brocade
8 1 (2.44%) NetApp
8 1 (2.44%) Juniper
8 1 (2.44%) Cisco
8 1 (2.44%) IBM
8 1 (2.44%) HP
8 1 (2.44%) Dell
8 1 (2.44%) EMC
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