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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache CloudStack
Rank 864 918 913
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -5
Permanent jobs citing CloudStack 71 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.018% 0.023%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.34% 0.084% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 67 12 21
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,350 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.19%

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
20963 22566 22377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.70% 21.20% 21.26%
Number of salaries quoted 17686 19136 18279
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 10 February 2016 within the UK.

CloudStack Salary Histogram in the UK

CloudStack
Top 18 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 10 February 2016. 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 +68 65 £50,000 -16.66% 6
Yorkshire +50 46 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Leeds +29 29 £50,000 - 2
West Yorkshire +20 29 £50,000 +25.00% 2
South Yorkshire - 17 £57,500 - 2
Sheffield - 17 £57,500 - 2
London +9 10 £70,000 +16.66% 1
City of London - 7 £70,000 - 1
North West +29 4 £42,500 +17.24% 1
Manchester - 4 £42,500 - 1
Bristol - 3 £70,000 -
South West - 3 £70,000 -
Cambridgeshire +8 1 - -
East of England -1 1 - -
Cambridge -1 1 - -
Reading - 1 £40,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £40,000 -
South East - 1 £40,000 -

CloudStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 92 (78.63%) Linux
2 89 (76.07%) Opscode Chef
3 77 (65.81%) Bash Shell
4 76 (64.96%) Python
5 73 (62.39%) Windows
6 64 (54.70%) Ruby
7 62 (52.99%) Puppet
8 61 (52.14%) VMware
9 60 (51.28%) Oracle
9 60 (51.28%) Amazon AWS
10 58 (49.57%) OpenStack
11 53 (45.30%) VMware Infrastructure
11 53 (45.30%) Microsoft
12 52 (44.44%) Red Hat
12 52 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 52 (44.44%) DevOps
13 50 (42.74%) Salt
14 46 (39.32%) Microsoft Azure
15 43 (36.75%) F5
16 42 (35.90%) MySQL
17 41 (35.04%) Continuous Integration
18 40 (34.19%) XenServer
18 40 (34.19%) vSphere
18 40 (34.19%) Configuration Management
19 39 (33.33%) Ansible
20 36 (30.77%) Xen
20 36 (30.77%) Firewall
20 36 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
20 36 (30.77%) Perl
21 35 (29.91%) Unix

CloudStack
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 58 (49.57%) OpenStack
2 29 (24.79%) WebSphere
3 28 (23.93%) JBoss
3 28 (23.93%) WebLogic
4 16 (13.68%) Apache
5 8 (6.84%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (5.98%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (4.27%) Eucalyptus
8 3 (2.56%) Confluence
8 3 (2.56%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.71%) nginx
10 1 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.85%) Drupal
10 1 (0.85%) IIS
10 1 (0.85%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.71%) MS Office
1 2 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (1.71%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 60 (51.28%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (39.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (11.11%) IaaS
4 2 (1.71%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.71%) PaaS
4 2 (1.71%) SaaS
5 1 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.85%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (0.85%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 36 (30.77%) Firewall
2 11 (9.40%) SAN
3 10 (8.55%) DNS
3 10 (8.55%) Internet
3 10 (8.55%) Network Security
4 7 (5.98%) LAN
4 7 (5.98%) NAS
4 7 (5.98%) WAN
5 6 (5.13%) VPN
5 6 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (3.42%) BGP
6 4 (3.42%) Ethernet
6 4 (3.42%) IPsec
6 4 (3.42%) MPLS
6 4 (3.42%) OpenFlow
6 4 (3.42%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (3.42%) Software-Defined Networking
6 4 (3.42%) VLAN
7 3 (2.56%) 3GPP
8 2 (1.71%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (35.90%) MySQL
2 33 (28.21%) SQL Server
3 24 (20.51%) Informix
4 23 (19.66%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (11.11%) Big Data
5 13 (11.11%) Hadoop
6 11 (9.40%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 32 (27.35%) Jenkins
2 29 (24.79%) Git (software)
3 22 (18.80%) Subversion
4 20 (17.09%) TeamCity
5 13 (11.11%) JIRA
6 4 (3.42%) Maven
General
1 4 (3.42%) Billing
1 4 (3.42%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.56%) Games
2 3 (2.56%) Legal
2 3 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (29.06%) Cloud Engineer
2 30 (25.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 27 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 25 (21.37%) AWS Engineer
5 21 (17.95%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 19 (16.24%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 18 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (6.84%) Administrator
8 8 (6.84%) Head of Infrastructure
8 8 (6.84%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 8 (6.84%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (5.98%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 6 (5.13%) Build Engineer
10 6 (5.13%) Linux Administrator
10 6 (5.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 4 (3.42%) Consultant
11 4 (3.42%) Deployment Engineer
11 4 (3.42%) Network Engineer
11 4 (3.42%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (3.42%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (22.22%) .NET
2 20 (17.09%) LAMP
3 10 (8.55%) ActiveMQ
3 10 (8.55%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (4.27%) REST
5 4 (3.42%) Spring
6 3 (2.56%) SOAP
6 3 (2.56%) WCF
7 2 (1.71%) Ajax
7 2 (1.71%) CSS
7 2 (1.71%) HTML
7 2 (1.71%) HTML5
7 2 (1.71%) JSON
7 2 (1.71%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (1.71%) Sensu
7 2 (1.71%) XML
8 1 (0.85%) ELK Stack
8 1 (0.85%) OpenCV
8 1 (0.85%) Theano
8 1 (0.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.55%) Enterprise Storage
2 10 (8.55%) Public Cloud
3 8 (6.84%) Hybrid Cloud
3 8 (6.84%) PKI
4 6 (5.13%) Clustering
5 5 (4.27%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.56%) Fintech
6 3 (2.56%) iPad
7 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 92 (78.63%) Linux
2 73 (62.39%) Windows
3 52 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 35 (29.91%) Unix
5 8 (6.84%) AIX
5 8 (6.84%) HPUX
5 8 (6.84%) Solaris
6 5 (4.27%) CentOS
6 5 (4.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (44.44%) DevOps
2 41 (35.04%) Continuous Integration
3 40 (34.19%) Configuration Management
4 36 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (23.93%) ITIL
5 28 (23.93%) OWASP
6 27 (23.08%) DSDM
6 27 (23.08%) RUP
6 27 (23.08%) Scrum
7 21 (17.95%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (11.97%) Network Architecture
9 12 (10.26%) Line Management
10 11 (9.40%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (9.40%) High Availability
11 10 (8.55%) Information Security
12 9 (7.69%) Auto-Scaling
13 8 (6.84%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (6.84%) Microservices
13 8 (6.84%) Time Management
14 7 (5.98%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 77 (65.81%) Bash Shell
2 76 (64.96%) Python
3 64 (54.70%) Ruby
4 36 (30.77%) Perl
5 31 (26.50%) Shell Script
6 28 (23.93%) SQL
7 19 (16.24%) Java
8 17 (14.53%) Go
9 16 (13.68%) PHP
10 2 (1.71%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.71%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.85%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.85%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (11.97%) CCNP
1 14 (11.97%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (8.55%) CCDE
2 10 (8.55%) CCIE
2 10 (8.55%) CCSP
2 10 (8.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (5.13%) Degree
4 3 (2.56%) CCNA
5 2 (1.71%) CEH
5 2 (1.71%) CISA
5 2 (1.71%) CISM
5 2 (1.71%) CISSP
5 2 (1.71%) GCIA
5 2 (1.71%) GCIH
6 1 (0.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (45.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (34.19%) vSphere
2 40 (34.19%) XenServer
3 36 (30.77%) Xen
4 14 (11.97%) KVM
5 9 (7.69%) Docker
6 2 (1.71%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.71%) NFS
7 1 (0.85%) GlusterFS
7 1 (0.85%) Varnish
7 1 (0.85%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 89 (76.07%) Opscode Chef
2 62 (52.99%) Puppet
3 50 (42.74%) Salt
4 39 (33.33%) Ansible
5 34 (29.06%) Cacti
6 33 (28.21%) Opsview
7 30 (25.64%) FortiGate
8 29 (24.79%) Cobbler
8 29 (24.79%) Tivoli
9 27 (23.08%) Grafana
9 27 (23.08%) Nagios
10 25 (21.37%) Graphite
11 13 (11.11%) Terraform
12 8 (6.84%) HAProxy
12 8 (6.84%) Icinga
12 8 (6.84%) logstash
13 6 (5.13%) Mesos
14 5 (4.27%) Chronos
14 5 (4.27%) Kubernetes
15 3 (2.56%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 61 (52.14%) VMware
2 60 (51.28%) Oracle
3 53 (45.30%) Microsoft
4 52 (44.44%) Red Hat
5 43 (36.75%) F5
6 27 (23.08%) EnterpriseDB
7 15 (12.82%) Cisco
8 10 (8.55%) Symantec
9 9 (7.69%) HP
10 7 (5.98%) SolarWinds
11 5 (4.27%) Splunk
12 4 (3.42%) Dell
12 4 (3.42%) Intel
13 2 (1.71%) Citrix
13 2 (1.71%) Juniper
14 1 (0.85%) BMC
14 1 (0.85%) Rackspace
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Latest technologies
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
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