The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OpenStack
UK
Rank 510 545 690
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +145
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 383 450 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.45% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.57% 2.36% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 303 339 198
Median salary £61,250 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.08% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £42,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £83,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
14875 19107 21344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.63% 18.95% 19.97%
Number of salaries quoted 12416 15974 17884
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing OpenStack as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenStack
Salary Trend

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

OpenStack Salary Trend in the UK

OpenStack
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenStack over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 within the UK.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in the UK

OpenStack
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +43 377 £62,500 +4.16% 43
London +31 152 £70,000 +7.69% 15
Yorkshire +56 58 £65,000 +52.94% 5
South East +30 50 £50,000 -9.09% 7
West Yorkshire +34 48 £70,000 +64.70% 3
South West +19 40 £55,000 -15.38% 1
North West -2 38 £65,000 +52.94% 10
Leeds +42 37 £65,000 +52.94% 3
East of England +21 35 £42,500 -24.44% 4
Manchester -34 29 £70,000 +64.70% 9
City of London +22 26 £62,500 -10.71% 2
Bristol -9 25 £55,000 -21.42% 1
Cambridgeshire +28 23 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Cambridge +25 23 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Berkshire -2 14 £70,000 +27.27% 1
South Yorkshire +19 13 £57,500 +21.05% 1
Brighton - 12 £45,000 - 1
East Sussex - 12 £45,000 - 1
Hampshire +24 10 £55,000 +89.65% 4
Sheffield +18 9 £57,500 +21.05% 1
Somerset 0 9 £72,000 +10.76%
Bath +3 8 £72,000 +30.90%
Farnborough 0 8 £53,750 +85.34% 2
Cheshire - 8 £45,000 - 1
Kent +18 7 £47,500 -38.70%
Reading -1 6 £55,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -8 6 £50,000 +81.81%
Hertfordshire -9 6 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Essex - 6 £39,729 -
Saffron Walden - 6 £39,729 -

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing OpenStack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 469 (58.33%) Puppet
2 465 (57.84%) Amazon AWS
3 447 (55.60%) Linux
4 445 (55.35%) Python
5 400 (49.75%) Opscode Chef
6 370 (46.02%) Ansible
7 357 (44.40%) DevOps
8 337 (41.92%) Agile Software Development
9 311 (38.68%) Continuous Integration
10 305 (37.94%) Ruby
11 258 (32.09%) Oracle
12 250 (31.09%) Java
13 242 (30.10%) Microsoft Azure
14 238 (29.60%) Bash Shell
15 235 (29.23%) Scrum
16 225 (27.99%) MySQL
17 222 (27.61%) VMware
18 218 (27.11%) Jenkins
19 215 (26.74%) Configuration Management
20 204 (25.37%) Unix
21 194 (24.13%) DSDM
22 192 (23.88%) Perl
23 185 (23.01%) SQL
24 177 (22.01%) VMware Infrastructure
25 174 (21.64%) vSphere
26 169 (21.02%) Docker
27 166 (20.65%) WebSphere
28 164 (20.40%) RUP
29 156 (19.40%) WebLogic
30 155 (19.28%) NoSQL

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 166 (20.65%) WebSphere
2 156 (19.40%) WebLogic
3 151 (18.78%) JBoss
4 142 (17.66%) CloudStack
5 108 (13.43%) Elasticsearch
6 106 (13.18%) Tomcat
7 96 (11.94%) Apache Spark
8 83 (10.32%) Apache
9 79 (9.83%) Jetty
10 75 (9.33%) Apache Solr
11 49 (6.09%) nginx
12 40 (4.98%) Cloud Foundry
13 33 (4.10%) WebSphere Application Server
14 22 (2.74%) IIS
15 21 (2.61%) Confluence
16 9 (1.12%) ColdFusion
16 9 (1.12%) SharePoint
17 5 (0.62%) Anypoint
17 5 (0.62%) Apache Pig
17 5 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 23 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.75%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.50%) SPSS
4 3 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.37%) NetSuite
1 3 (0.37%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.25%) FastStats
3 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 465 (57.84%) Amazon AWS
2 242 (30.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 79 (9.83%) IaaS
4 54 (6.72%) PaaS
5 35 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
6 34 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
7 31 (3.86%) SaaS
8 22 (2.74%) Office 365
8 22 (2.74%) Sumo Logic
9 21 (2.61%) GitHub
10 20 (2.49%) Amazon EC2
11 18 (2.24%) IBM Cloud
12 17 (2.11%) OpenShift
13 13 (1.62%) SoftLayer
14 12 (1.49%) Heroku
15 11 (1.37%) AWS Lambda
16 9 (1.12%) Azure Active Directory
17 7 (0.87%) Amazon S3
18 6 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
18 6 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 110 (13.68%) Firewall
2 41 (5.10%) DNS
3 38 (4.73%) Internet
3 38 (4.73%) SAN
4 32 (3.98%) TCP/IP
5 27 (3.36%) HTTP
5 27 (3.36%) MPLS
5 27 (3.36%) VPN
6 26 (3.23%) Network Security
7 23 (2.86%) LAN
7 23 (2.86%) SSL
8 22 (2.74%) WAN
9 21 (2.61%) NAS
10 17 (2.11%) BGP
10 17 (2.11%) IPsec
11 16 (1.99%) IPv6
12 15 (1.87%) IPv4
12 15 (1.87%) OSPF
13 14 (1.74%) Wireless
14 13 (1.62%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (27.99%) MySQL
2 155 (19.28%) NoSQL
3 150 (18.66%) MongoDB
4 145 (18.03%) Hadoop
5 130 (16.17%) PostgreSQL
6 120 (14.93%) SQL Server
7 114 (14.18%) Redis
8 98 (12.19%) Big Data
9 97 (12.06%) Apache Cassandra
10 86 (10.70%) Riak
11 79 (9.83%) Couchbase
12 33 (4.10%) Relational Database
13 26 (3.23%) MariaDB
14 23 (2.86%) HBase
15 20 (2.49%) CouchDB
16 19 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
17 16 (1.99%) Amazon RDS
18 10 (1.24%) Power BI
18 10 (1.24%) SQL Server 2014
18 10 (1.24%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 218 (27.11%) Jenkins
2 128 (15.92%) Git (software)
3 76 (9.45%) TeamCity
4 54 (6.72%) Subversion
5 45 (5.60%) Vagrant
6 29 (3.61%) JIRA
7 25 (3.11%) Ant
8 22 (2.74%) Maven
9 19 (2.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 18 (2.24%) Cucumber
11 16 (1.99%) Sonatype Nexus
12 14 (1.74%) Travis CI
13 12 (1.49%) FishEye
14 11 (1.37%) Artifactory
14 11 (1.37%) JUnit
14 11 (1.37%) RSpec
15 10 (1.24%) Bitbucket
15 10 (1.24%) GitLab
15 10 (1.24%) Octopus Deploy
16 9 (1.12%) Gradle
General
1 93 (11.57%) Banking
1 93 (11.57%) Finance
2 79 (9.83%) Retail
3 48 (5.97%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.11%) Games
5 13 (1.62%) Marketing
6 12 (1.49%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.37%) Front Office
8 9 (1.12%) Legal
9 7 (0.87%) Advertising
9 7 (0.87%) Financial Institution
9 7 (0.87%) Online Betting
10 5 (0.62%) Corporate Banking
10 5 (0.62%) Publishing
11 4 (0.50%) French Language
12 3 (0.37%) Electronics
12 3 (0.37%) Law
13 2 (0.25%) German Language
13 2 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 197 (24.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 157 (19.53%) Developer
3 122 (15.17%) Architect
4 85 (10.57%) Linux Engineer
5 72 (8.96%) Senior Developer
6 62 (7.71%) Java Developer
7 57 (7.09%) Cloud Architect
7 57 (7.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 50 (6.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 49 (6.09%) Platform Engineer
10 46 (5.72%) Cloud Engineer
11 43 (5.35%) Administrator
11 43 (5.35%) Consultant
12 41 (5.10%) Software Developer
12 41 (5.10%) Solutions Architect
13 37 (4.60%) Systems Administrator
14 35 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
15 34 (4.23%) Linux Administrator
15 34 (4.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 33 (4.10%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (13.93%) .NET
2 105 (13.06%) Elastic Stack
3 93 (11.57%) AngularJS
4 77 (9.58%) React
5 75 (9.33%) Lucene
6 61 (7.59%) LAMP
7 41 (5.10%) Web Services
8 38 (4.73%) HTML
9 32 (3.98%) Sensu
10 29 (3.61%) Ruby on Rails
11 26 (3.23%) HTML5
12 25 (3.11%) CSS
13 19 (2.36%) OpenDaylight
13 19 (2.36%) RabbitMQ
14 18 (2.24%) jQuery
14 18 (2.24%) LEMP Stack
15 17 (2.11%) Apache Flex
15 17 (2.11%) Node.js
16 16 (1.99%) RESTful
17 12 (1.49%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 92 (11.44%) Data Centre
2 69 (8.58%) Computer Science
3 47 (5.85%) Private Cloud
4 41 (5.10%) Hybrid Cloud
5 34 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (3.36%) Public Cloud
7 23 (2.86%) Linux Command Line
8 22 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
9 21 (2.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 17 (2.11%) Hedge funds
10 17 (2.11%) User Experience
11 14 (1.74%) Clustering
12 10 (1.24%) Virtual Team
12 10 (1.24%) Wiki
13 9 (1.12%) FlexPod
13 9 (1.12%) VxBlock/Vblock
14 8 (1.00%) Blog
14 8 (1.00%) Life Science
15 6 (0.75%) Digital Media
15 6 (0.75%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 447 (55.60%) Linux
2 204 (25.37%) Unix
3 154 (19.15%) Windows
4 108 (13.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 63 (7.84%) Ubuntu
6 58 (7.21%) Apple iOS
6 58 (7.21%) CentOS
7 57 (7.09%) Android
8 34 (4.23%) Debian
8 34 (4.23%) Windows Server
9 29 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (1.62%) Fedora
11 10 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (0.87%) AIX
12 7 (0.87%) CoreOS
12 7 (0.87%) Solaris
13 6 (0.75%) Mac OS
13 6 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (0.62%) HPUX
14 5 (0.62%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 357 (44.40%) DevOps
2 337 (41.92%) Agile Software Development
3 311 (38.68%) Continuous Integration
4 235 (29.23%) Scrum
5 215 (26.74%) Configuration Management
6 194 (24.13%) DSDM
7 164 (20.40%) RUP
8 131 (16.29%) TDD
9 101 (12.56%) Mentoring
10 97 (12.06%) OO
10 97 (12.06%) Web Development
11 93 (11.57%) Kanban
12 91 (11.32%) Coaching
12 91 (11.32%) Open Source
13 84 (10.45%) ITIL
14 82 (10.20%) Presales
14 82 (10.20%) Software Delivery
15 79 (9.83%) UML
16 77 (9.58%) Concurrent Programming
16 77 (9.58%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 445 (55.35%) Python
2 305 (37.94%) Ruby
3 250 (31.09%) Java
4 238 (29.60%) Bash Shell
5 192 (23.88%) Perl
6 185 (23.01%) SQL
7 137 (17.04%) Shell Script
8 106 (13.18%) Go
9 96 (11.94%) JavaScript
10 92 (11.44%) PHP
11 76 (9.45%) C#
12 69 (8.58%) PowerShell
13 18 (2.24%) C++
14 16 (1.99%) Scala
15 8 (1.00%) C
15 8 (1.00%) Tcl
16 4 (0.50%) TypeScript
17 3 (0.37%) ActionScript
18 2 (0.25%) Groovy
18 2 (0.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 105 (13.06%) Degree
2 31 (3.86%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (3.48%) Security Cleared
4 21 (2.61%) RHCE
5 19 (2.36%) CCIE
6 18 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (2.11%) CCNA
7 17 (2.11%) VCDX
8 16 (1.99%) SC Cleared
9 13 (1.62%) CCNP
10 12 (1.49%) RHCA
11 10 (1.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (1.12%) AWS Certification
13 7 (0.87%) DV Cleared
13 7 (0.87%) VCAP
14 6 (0.75%) CCDP
15 5 (0.62%) CCDA
16 4 (0.50%) MCSE
16 4 (0.50%) RHCSA
17 3 (0.37%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.74%) QA
2 18 (2.24%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.00%) SLA
4 6 (0.75%) GCP
4 6 (0.75%) HIPAA
5 5 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.25%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.25%) DICOM
6 2 (0.25%) HL7
System Software
1 177 (22.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 174 (21.64%) vSphere
3 169 (21.02%) Docker
4 150 (18.66%) Xen
5 132 (16.42%) XenServer
6 51 (6.34%) Hyper-V
7 50 (6.22%) Active Directory
7 50 (6.22%) vCloud
8 47 (5.85%) KVM
9 31 (3.86%) Ceph
10 14 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
11 13 (1.62%) Virtual Machines
12 11 (1.37%) Slurm Workload Manager
12 11 (1.37%) Varnish
12 11 (1.37%) VirtualBox
13 9 (1.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 9 (1.12%) PowerHA
14 8 (1.00%) LXC
15 6 (0.75%) HDFS
16 5 (0.62%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 469 (58.33%) Puppet
2 400 (49.75%) Opscode Chef
3 370 (46.02%) Ansible
4 114 (14.18%) Salt
5 91 (11.32%) Kibana
6 86 (10.70%) Cobbler
7 85 (10.57%) Tivoli
8 82 (10.20%) logstash
9 44 (5.47%) Terraform
10 43 (5.35%) Kubernetes
10 43 (5.35%) Nagios
11 26 (3.23%) Packer
12 25 (3.11%) Grafana
12 25 (3.11%) HAProxy
13 24 (2.99%) vRealize
14 21 (2.61%) Graphite
14 21 (2.61%) Riemann
15 20 (2.49%) Opsview
16 17 (2.11%) CFEngine
17 12 (1.49%) Mesos
Vendors
1 258 (32.09%) Oracle
2 222 (27.61%) VMware
3 130 (16.17%) Microsoft
4 114 (14.18%) EnterpriseDB
5 111 (13.81%) Red Hat
6 61 (7.59%) Cisco
7 39 (4.85%) Google
8 38 (4.73%) Splunk
9 32 (3.98%) Atlassian
10 28 (3.48%) Rackspace
11 25 (3.11%) Citrix
12 24 (2.99%) NetApp
13 23 (2.86%) EMC
13 23 (2.86%) SaltStack
14 21 (2.61%) HP
14 21 (2.61%) Juniper
15 14 (1.74%) New Relic
16 10 (1.24%) RedGate
16 10 (1.24%) Veritas
17 9 (1.12%) Nimsoft
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Option for working from home
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum 20% bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Cloudscope
Salary: Competetive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £45k - 60k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: Full benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: 40k-60k
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £110,000 + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £110,000 + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + training programme
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Ascential Plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Abcam
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 24 days ago
West London
Ascential Plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Aim Hire Jobs
Posted: 18 days ago