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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache CloudStack
Rank 888 926 883
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -43
Permanent jobs citing CloudStack 4 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.017% 0.009%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.018% 0.080% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 9
Average salary £71,225 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.50% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,245 £40,000 £54,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,245 £65,000 £96,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £95,000

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
22699 25101 22725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.01% 21.23% 21.02%
Number of salaries quoted 18867 21006 19234
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 May 2015 within the UK.

CloudStack Salary Histogram in the UK

CloudStack
Top 2 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 27 May 2015. 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
England +32 4 £71,225 +29.50%
London +20 3 £71,225 +29.50%

CloudStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 12 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) Ruby
4 8 (53.33%) Linux
4 8 (53.33%) Cloud Foundry
4 8 (53.33%) Ansible
4 8 (53.33%) DevOps
5 7 (46.67%) UNIX
5 7 (46.67%) Java
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 6 (40.00%) Apache
6 6 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (33.33%) Akamai
7 5 (33.33%) nginx
7 5 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (33.33%) Node.js
7 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (33.33%) OpenStack
7 5 (33.33%) collectd
7 5 (33.33%) Graphite
7 5 (33.33%) Opsview
7 5 (33.33%) Security Patching
7 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
7 5 (33.33%) Web Services
7 5 (33.33%) DNS
7 5 (33.33%) Nagios
7 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 5 (33.33%) Degree
7 5 (33.33%) Computer Science

CloudStack
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 8 (53.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (40.00%) Apache
3 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 5 (33.33%) nginx
3 5 (33.33%) Node.js
3 5 (33.33%) OpenStack
4 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) MPLS
2 1 (6.67%) OSPF
2 1 (6.67%) BGP
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) VLAN
2 1 (6.67%) VPLS
2 1 (6.67%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (6.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (6.67%) Couchbase
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Web Services
1 5 (33.33%) Apache Flex
2 3 (20.00%) Sinatra
2 3 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Cloud
2 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (13.33%) Cryptography
3 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) UNIX
3 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) DevOps
3 5 (33.33%) Security Patching
3 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 5 (33.33%) Security Management
3 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
5 2 (13.33%) Information Security
6 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Ruby
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) Go
4 2 (13.33%) C++
4 2 (13.33%) C
4 2 (13.33%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) CCIE
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CCSA
2 1 (6.67%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO 9000
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) COBIT
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (20.00%) KVM
2 3 (20.00%) Docker
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) Firmware
4 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) Ansible
2 6 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (33.33%) collectd
3 5 (33.33%) Nagios
3 5 (33.33%) Opsview
3 5 (33.33%) Graphite
4 4 (26.67%) Puppet
5 3 (20.00%) Mesos
6 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Akamai
3 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 3 (20.00%) Google
4 3 (20.00%) Rackspace
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) F5
5 1 (6.67%) EMC
5 1 (6.67%) Juniper
5 1 (6.67%) NetApp
5 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint