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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OpenStack
UK
Rank 496 571 719
Rank change year-on-year
+75 +148
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 386 399 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.40% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.61% 2.11% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 299 307 159
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,930 £42,100 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +12.24%

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
14773 18919 21294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.60% 18.89% 20.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12389 15818 18013
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +67 372 £65,000 +4.00% 49
London +28 161 £70,000 +12.00% 22
South East +38 58 £47,500 -10.29% 8
Yorkshire +41 47 £65,000 -3.70% 4
West Yorkshire +42 44 £70,000 +3.70% 3
North West 0 37 £70,000 +60.00% 7
Leeds +36 36 £60,000 +41.17% 3
South West +17 31 £67,500 -3.57% 2
Manchester -16 29 £70,000 +60.00% 6
City of London +39 26 £65,000 -3.70% 6
Bristol +1 23 £67,500 -3.57% 1
East of England +39 22 £42,500 - 4
Surrey +43 15 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Cambridgeshire +29 15 £35,614 - 3
Cambridge +20 15 £35,614 - 3
Berkshire +11 15 £70,000 +27.27%
Brighton - 12 £45,000 - 1
East Sussex - 12 £45,000 - 1
Reading +13 10 £51,500 -6.36%
Hampshire +21 9 £55,000 +46.66% 3
East Midlands +9 9 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Scotland +25 8 £50,250 +0.50% 1
Cheshire - 7 £52,500 - 1
Woking +6 6 £47,500 -9.52%
Hertfordshire - 6 £42,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £60,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 5 £30,000 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 5 £35,000 - 1
North East - 5 £35,000 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £35,000 - 1

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 453 (58.60%) Puppet
2 432 (55.89%) Amazon AWS
3 428 (55.37%) Linux
4 426 (55.11%) Python
5 372 (48.12%) Opscode Chef
6 356 (46.05%) DevOps
7 346 (44.76%) Ansible
8 298 (38.55%) Agile Software Development
9 290 (37.52%) Ruby
10 279 (36.09%) Continuous Integration
11 241 (31.18%) Configuration Management
12 230 (29.75%) VMware
13 221 (28.59%) Microsoft Azure
14 217 (28.07%) Oracle
15 213 (27.55%) Java
16 210 (27.17%) Bash Shell
17 209 (27.04%) Scrum
18 204 (26.39%) Jenkins
19 190 (24.58%) MySQL
20 188 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
21 187 (24.19%) SQL
22 186 (24.06%) Unix
23 184 (23.80%) Perl
24 183 (23.67%) Docker
25 168 (21.73%) vSphere
26 164 (21.22%) DSDM
27 162 (20.96%) Windows
28 140 (18.11%) JBoss
28 140 (18.11%) CloudStack
29 139 (17.98%) WebSphere

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
1 140 (18.11%) CloudStack
1 140 (18.11%) JBoss
2 139 (17.98%) WebSphere
3 134 (17.34%) WebLogic
4 91 (11.77%) Apache
5 85 (11.00%) Elasticsearch
6 75 (9.70%) Apache Spark
6 75 (9.70%) Tomcat
7 56 (7.24%) Apache Solr
8 55 (7.12%) Jetty
9 43 (5.56%) nginx
10 34 (4.40%) Cloud Foundry
10 34 (4.40%) WebSphere Application Server
11 21 (2.72%) Confluence
12 19 (2.46%) IIS
13 10 (1.29%) SharePoint
14 5 (0.65%) Apache Pig
14 5 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
15 4 (0.52%) SAS
16 3 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (1.81%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.78%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.52%) SPSS
4 3 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.26%) FastStats
2 2 (0.26%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 432 (55.89%) Amazon AWS
2 221 (28.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 85 (11.00%) IaaS
4 58 (7.50%) PaaS
5 42 (5.43%) Cloud Computing
6 37 (4.79%) SaaS
7 30 (3.88%) Google Cloud Platform
8 24 (3.10%) Office 365
9 23 (2.98%) Sumo Logic
10 22 (2.85%) IBM Cloud
11 18 (2.33%) GitHub
12 17 (2.20%) SoftLayer
13 15 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
14 12 (1.55%) Heroku
14 12 (1.55%) OpenShift
15 8 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
16 7 (0.91%) Amazon S3
17 6 (0.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 5 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
19 4 (0.52%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 131 (16.95%) Firewall
2 49 (6.34%) DNS
3 42 (5.43%) SAN
4 36 (4.66%) Internet
5 31 (4.01%) Network Security
6 28 (3.62%) LAN
6 28 (3.62%) MPLS
7 26 (3.36%) NAS
7 26 (3.36%) TCP/IP
8 25 (3.23%) BGP
9 24 (3.10%) OSPF
10 23 (2.98%) WAN
11 21 (2.72%) VPN
11 21 (2.72%) Wireless
12 20 (2.59%) IPv6
13 19 (2.46%) IPv4
14 18 (2.33%) IPsec
15 17 (2.20%) HTTP
16 16 (2.07%) Software-Defined Networking
17 15 (1.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (24.58%) MySQL
2 129 (16.69%) MongoDB
2 129 (16.69%) NoSQL
3 125 (16.17%) Hadoop
4 103 (13.32%) PostgreSQL
5 96 (12.42%) Redis
5 96 (12.42%) SQL Server
6 82 (10.61%) Apache Cassandra
7 76 (9.83%) Big Data
8 69 (8.93%) Riak
9 55 (7.12%) Couchbase
10 33 (4.27%) Relational Database
11 24 (3.10%) HBase
12 17 (2.20%) CouchDB
12 17 (2.20%) MariaDB
13 14 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (1.42%) RDBMS
15 10 (1.29%) Power BI
16 9 (1.16%) OpenStack Swift
16 9 (1.16%) OpenTSDB
Development Applications
1 204 (26.39%) Jenkins
2 122 (15.78%) Git (software)
3 70 (9.06%) TeamCity
4 62 (8.02%) Subversion
5 39 (5.05%) Vagrant
6 33 (4.27%) JIRA
7 30 (3.88%) Maven
8 24 (3.10%) Ant
9 21 (2.72%) Cucumber
10 20 (2.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 19 (2.46%) Sonatype Nexus
12 17 (2.20%) Travis CI
13 14 (1.81%) Bitbucket
14 13 (1.68%) Octopus Deploy
15 11 (1.42%) FishEye
15 11 (1.42%) GitLab
15 11 (1.42%) Gradle
15 11 (1.42%) RSpec
15 11 (1.42%) Trac
16 10 (1.29%) Selenium
General
1 94 (12.16%) Finance
2 77 (9.96%) Banking
3 58 (7.50%) Retail
4 48 (6.21%) Telecoms
5 21 (2.72%) Games
6 17 (2.20%) Law
7 14 (1.81%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.55%) Marketing
8 12 (1.55%) Online Betting
8 12 (1.55%) Publishing
9 11 (1.42%) Front Office
9 11 (1.42%) Legal
10 8 (1.03%) French Language
11 7 (0.91%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.65%) Corporate Banking
12 5 (0.65%) Electronics
13 4 (0.52%) Advertising
13 4 (0.52%) German Language
13 4 (0.52%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 200 (25.87%) DevOps Engineer
2 123 (15.91%) Developer
3 113 (14.62%) Architect
4 92 (11.90%) Linux Engineer
5 56 (7.24%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 53 (6.86%) Cloud Architect
7 49 (6.34%) Senior Developer
8 47 (6.08%) Cloud Engineer
8 47 (6.08%) Consultant
9 45 (5.82%) Administrator
10 44 (5.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 42 (5.43%) Java Developer
12 39 (5.05%) Platform Engineer
13 38 (4.92%) Solutions Architect
14 36 (4.66%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 36 (4.66%) Systems Administrator
14 36 (4.66%) Systems Engineer
15 34 (4.40%) AWS Engineer
15 34 (4.40%) Linux Administrator
16 32 (4.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (13.71%) .NET
2 87 (11.25%) ELK Stack
3 73 (9.44%) AngularJS
4 67 (8.67%) LAMP
5 54 (6.99%) React
6 53 (6.86%) Lucene
7 45 (5.82%) Web Services
8 34 (4.40%) Ruby on Rails
9 33 (4.27%) HTML
10 32 (4.14%) Sensu
11 23 (2.98%) Node.js
12 22 (2.85%) CSS
13 21 (2.72%) HTML5
13 21 (2.72%) RESTful
14 19 (2.46%) jQuery
15 18 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
16 16 (2.07%) LEMP Stack
17 15 (1.94%) OpenDaylight
18 13 (1.68%) LAPP Stack
18 13 (1.68%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 101 (13.07%) Data Centre
2 57 (7.37%) Computer Science
3 38 (4.92%) Hybrid Cloud
4 35 (4.53%) Public Cloud
5 34 (4.40%) Private Cloud
6 32 (4.14%) Visualisation
7 28 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (2.07%) Clustering
9 16 (2.07%) Hedge funds
10 12 (1.55%) FlexPod
10 12 (1.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 11 (1.42%) Online Games
11 11 (1.42%) VCE vBlock
12 10 (1.29%) Biology
12 10 (1.29%) User Experience
13 8 (1.03%) Virtual Team
13 8 (1.03%) Wiki
14 6 (0.78%) Life Science
14 6 (0.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 428 (55.37%) Linux
2 186 (24.06%) Unix
3 162 (20.96%) Windows
4 101 (13.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 51 (6.60%) Ubuntu
6 49 (6.34%) CentOS
7 39 (5.05%) Debian
8 38 (4.92%) Apple iOS
9 37 (4.79%) Android
10 27 (3.49%) Windows Server
11 18 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (1.81%) Fedora
13 11 (1.42%) CoreOS
14 10 (1.29%) Solaris
15 9 (1.16%) SUSE
16 7 (0.91%) AIX
17 6 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
18 5 (0.65%) HPUX
19 4 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
20 2 (0.26%) Gentoo
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (46.05%) DevOps
2 298 (38.55%) Agile Software Development
3 279 (36.09%) Continuous Integration
4 241 (31.18%) Configuration Management
5 209 (27.04%) Scrum
6 164 (21.22%) DSDM
7 138 (17.85%) RUP
8 95 (12.29%) ITIL
9 94 (12.16%) TDD
10 85 (11.00%) Open Source
11 80 (10.35%) Mentoring
12 71 (9.18%) Presales
13 70 (9.06%) Software Engineering
14 69 (8.93%) Coaching
14 69 (8.93%) OO
15 67 (8.67%) Web Development
16 66 (8.54%) Kanban
17 62 (8.02%) Software Delivery
18 58 (7.50%) UML
19 56 (7.24%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 426 (55.11%) Python
2 290 (37.52%) Ruby
3 213 (27.55%) Java
4 210 (27.17%) Bash Shell
5 187 (24.19%) SQL
6 184 (23.80%) Perl
7 126 (16.30%) Shell Script
8 95 (12.29%) JavaScript
9 92 (11.90%) Go
10 81 (10.48%) PHP
11 72 (9.31%) PowerShell
12 65 (8.41%) C#
13 26 (3.36%) C++
14 15 (1.94%) Scala
15 10 (1.29%) Tcl
16 8 (1.03%) C
17 2 (0.26%) Erlang
17 2 (0.26%) Groovy
17 2 (0.26%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 90 (11.64%) Degree
2 39 (5.05%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (4.01%) Security Cleared
4 23 (2.98%) SC Cleared
5 20 (2.59%) CCNA
6 19 (2.46%) VCDX
7 18 (2.33%) CCIE
8 16 (2.07%) RHCE
9 15 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (1.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 12 (1.55%) CCNP
12 9 (1.16%) VCAP
13 7 (0.91%) RHCA
14 5 (0.65%) CCDP
15 4 (0.52%) CCDA
15 4 (0.52%) DV Cleared
15 4 (0.52%) MCSA
15 4 (0.52%) RHCSA
16 3 (0.39%) MCP
17 2 (0.26%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.33%) PCI DSS
1 18 (2.33%) QA
2 8 (1.03%) SLA
3 6 (0.78%) GCP
3 6 (0.78%) HIPAA
4 4 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 188 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 183 (23.67%) Docker
3 168 (21.73%) vSphere
4 133 (17.21%) Xen
5 126 (16.30%) XenServer
6 63 (8.15%) Hyper-V
7 53 (6.86%) Active Directory
8 50 (6.47%) vCloud
9 45 (5.82%) KVM
10 35 (4.53%) Ceph
11 13 (1.68%) VirtualBox
12 11 (1.42%) Slurm Workload Manager
12 11 (1.42%) Varnish
12 11 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
12 11 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
13 10 (1.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 10 (1.29%) Squid
14 9 (1.16%) HDFS
15 7 (0.91%) LXC
15 7 (0.91%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 453 (58.60%) Puppet
2 372 (48.12%) Opscode Chef
3 346 (44.76%) Ansible
4 105 (13.58%) Salt
5 84 (10.87%) Cobbler
6 82 (10.61%) Tivoli
7 71 (9.18%) Kibana
8 60 (7.76%) logstash
9 47 (6.08%) Nagios
10 39 (5.05%) Terraform
11 37 (4.79%) HAProxy
12 34 (4.40%) Kubernetes
13 26 (3.36%) vRealize
14 25 (3.23%) Grafana
15 22 (2.85%) Graphite
16 21 (2.72%) Riemann
17 20 (2.59%) Opsview
18 19 (2.46%) ZABBIX
19 17 (2.20%) Packer
20 16 (2.07%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 230 (29.75%) VMware
2 217 (28.07%) Oracle
3 136 (17.59%) Microsoft
4 108 (13.97%) EnterpriseDB
5 98 (12.68%) Red Hat
6 73 (9.44%) Cisco
7 41 (5.30%) Rackspace
8 38 (4.92%) Google
8 38 (4.92%) Splunk
9 31 (4.01%) Atlassian
10 28 (3.62%) Citrix
10 28 (3.62%) EMC
11 26 (3.36%) NetApp
11 26 (3.36%) SaltStack
12 21 (2.72%) Juniper
13 19 (2.46%) HP
14 15 (1.94%) F5
14 15 (1.94%) Palo Alto
15 13 (1.68%) New Relic
16 12 (1.55%) Nimsoft
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum 20% bonus + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £70 - £75000 per annum + Exceptional bonus scheme and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Network Compucare
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aim Hire Jobs
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + training programme
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Aim Hire Jobs
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £80,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £80,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £80,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £80,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + package and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
BJSS Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago