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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 588 628 751
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +123
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 339 344 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.32% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.94% 1.70% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 310 259 193
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% 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
17456 20186 23461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.13% 18.49% 20.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14883 16699 18952
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 August 2016 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 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +39 323 £62,500 +13.63% 52
London +26 137 £70,000 +16.66% 23
South East +26 77 £50,000 +11.73% 10
South West -2 33 £62,500 -10.71% 5
Surrey +57 30 £47,500 -9.52% 4
City of London +81 29 £67,500 +12.50% 6
Bristol +2 24 £62,500 -10.71% 2
Hampshire +16 22 £49,500 +83.33% 3
Berkshire -11 22 £70,000 +56.42% 1
North West +30 21 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Manchester +24 20 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Woking - 19 £47,500 - 3
Leeds +15 17 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Yorkshire +13 17 £42,500 +3.03% 3
West Yorkshire +7 17 £42,500 +6.25% 3
West Midlands 0 11 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Slough +24 10 £75,000 +76.47%
East of England +18 10 £70,000 - 3
Hertfordshire +18 8 £70,000 - 3
East Midlands +9 8 £50,000 -
Birmingham -11 8 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Reading -31 8 £51,500 +15.08% 1
Hounslow - 8 £75,000 -
Reigate - 8 £52,500 -
Northampton +11 6 £50,000 -
Northamptonshire +2 6 £50,000 -
Somerset -2 6 £60,000 -11.11% 3
Basingstoke -10 6 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Tyne and Wear - 6 £45,000 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £45,000 - 2

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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.

1 513 (64.04%) Linux
2 469 (58.55%) Puppet
3 451 (56.30%) Amazon AWS
4 424 (52.93%) DevOps
5 368 (45.94%) Opscode Chef
6 361 (45.07%) Python
7 325 (40.57%) Agile Software Development
8 275 (34.33%) VMware
9 269 (33.58%) Configuration Management
10 248 (30.96%) Ruby
11 236 (29.46%) Ansible
12 235 (29.34%) Jenkins
13 230 (28.71%) Bash Shell
14 215 (26.84%) Windows
15 205 (25.59%) Java
16 203 (25.34%) Scrum
16 203 (25.34%) VMware Infrastructure
17 198 (24.72%) Microsoft Azure
18 191 (23.85%) Docker
19 190 (23.72%) Perl
20 189 (23.60%) Continuous Integration
21 186 (23.22%) SQL
22 174 (21.72%) MySQL
23 171 (21.35%) Oracle
24 167 (20.85%) Open Source
25 164 (20.47%) Unix
26 163 (20.35%) Git (software)
27 154 (19.23%) Firewall
28 151 (18.85%) Microsoft
29 144 (17.98%) Apache

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
1 144 (17.98%) Apache
2 127 (15.86%) JBoss
3 108 (13.48%) WebLogic
4 101 (12.61%) CloudStack
4 101 (12.61%) WebSphere
5 92 (11.49%) Tomcat
6 66 (8.24%) nginx
7 46 (5.74%) Elasticsearch
8 35 (4.37%) WebSphere Application Server
9 31 (3.87%) Apache Spark
10 29 (3.62%) IIS
11 25 (3.12%) Cloud Foundry
12 20 (2.50%) Apache Solr
13 17 (2.12%) Jetty
14 14 (1.75%) Confluence
15 8 (1.00%) Drupal
16 6 (0.75%) MS Exchange
17 4 (0.50%) Eucalyptus
17 4 (0.50%) GlassFish
18 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (2.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.12%) Documaker
2 1 (0.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 451 (56.30%) Amazon AWS
2 198 (24.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 86 (10.74%) IaaS
4 67 (8.36%) PaaS
5 63 (7.87%) Cloud Computing
6 44 (5.49%) SaaS
7 41 (5.12%) IBM Cloud
8 38 (4.74%) SoftLayer
9 37 (4.62%) Google Cloud Platform
10 22 (2.75%) Amazon EC2
11 21 (2.62%) Google Apps
12 15 (1.87%) Office 365
13 14 (1.75%) Amazon S3
14 10 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
14 10 (1.25%) GitHub
14 10 (1.25%) Sumo Logic
15 9 (1.12%) Heroku
16 8 (1.00%) DigitalOcean
16 8 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 7 (0.87%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 154 (19.23%) Firewall
2 89 (11.11%) DNS
3 65 (8.11%) HTTP
3 65 (8.11%) TCP/IP
4 43 (5.37%) SAN
5 38 (4.74%) BGP
6 37 (4.62%) Cisco Nexus
6 37 (4.62%) Internet
7 30 (3.75%) OSPF
8 29 (3.62%) Software-Defined Networking
9 28 (3.50%) WAN
10 26 (3.25%) Cisco ASA
10 26 (3.25%) LAN
10 26 (3.25%) LDAP
10 26 (3.25%) SSL
11 25 (3.12%) MPLS
12 19 (2.37%) DHCP
13 18 (2.25%) IPsec
14 17 (2.12%) NAS
14 17 (2.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (21.72%) MySQL
2 120 (14.98%) PostgreSQL
3 113 (14.11%) NoSQL
4 107 (13.36%) Apache Cassandra
5 104 (12.98%) MongoDB
6 57 (7.12%) Redis
7 56 (6.99%) Hadoop
8 55 (6.87%) SQL Server
9 41 (5.12%) Big Data
10 40 (4.99%) Relational Database
11 32 (4.00%) Riak
12 27 (3.37%) Couchbase
13 20 (2.50%) RDBMS
14 19 (2.37%) Neo4j
15 18 (2.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 12 (1.50%) DB2
17 9 (1.12%) HBase
18 5 (0.62%) Amazon RDS
18 5 (0.62%) CouchDB
18 5 (0.62%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 235 (29.34%) Jenkins
2 163 (20.35%) Git (software)
3 70 (8.74%) Vagrant
4 63 (7.87%) Maven
5 61 (7.62%) TeamCity
6 57 (7.12%) Subversion
7 38 (4.74%) JIRA
8 33 (4.12%) Sonatype Nexus
9 31 (3.87%) Cucumber
10 28 (3.50%) Gradle
11 26 (3.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 25 (3.12%) Travis CI
13 17 (2.12%) Octopus Deploy
14 16 (2.00%) Wercker
15 13 (1.62%) Ant
16 12 (1.50%) Gerrit
17 11 (1.37%) GitLab
17 11 (1.37%) Selenium
18 10 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
19 9 (1.12%) Bugzilla
General
1 83 (10.36%) Telecoms
2 70 (8.74%) Finance
3 34 (4.24%) Retail
4 32 (4.00%) Law
5 30 (3.75%) Games
6 28 (3.50%) Banking
7 15 (1.87%) Legal
7 15 (1.87%) Publishing
8 12 (1.50%) Marketing
9 8 (1.00%) Electronics
10 7 (0.87%) Advertising
10 7 (0.87%) Online Betting
11 6 (0.75%) French Language
12 5 (0.62%) Back Office
12 5 (0.62%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.50%) German Language
14 3 (0.37%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.12%) Billing
15 1 (0.12%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 219 (27.34%) DevOps Engineer
2 116 (14.48%) Developer
3 113 (14.11%) Linux Engineer
4 101 (12.61%) Administrator
5 70 (8.74%) Systems Administrator
6 68 (8.49%) Architect
7 66 (8.24%) Cloud Engineer
8 63 (7.87%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 58 (7.24%) Linux Administrator
10 51 (6.37%) Java Developer
10 51 (6.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 47 (5.87%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 43 (5.37%) Senior Developer
13 40 (4.99%) Network Engineer
14 34 (4.24%) Consultant
15 33 (4.12%) Senior Java Developer
16 32 (4.00%) AWS Engineer
17 31 (3.87%) Cloud Architect
18 30 (3.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 29 (3.62%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (12.86%) LAMP
2 98 (12.23%) .NET
3 81 (10.11%) Web Services
4 55 (6.87%) ELK Stack
4 55 (6.87%) RabbitMQ
5 39 (4.87%) AngularJS
5 39 (4.87%) HTML
6 36 (4.49%) ActiveMQ
6 36 (4.49%) XML
7 31 (3.87%) Node.js
8 29 (3.62%) JSON
9 26 (3.25%) CSS
9 26 (3.25%) Sensu
10 25 (3.12%) LEMP Stack
11 23 (2.87%) jQuery
11 23 (2.87%) Spring
12 22 (2.75%) RESTful
13 20 (2.50%) REST
14 18 (2.25%) J2EE
15 17 (2.12%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 85 (10.61%) Data Centre
2 49 (6.12%) Private Cloud
3 40 (4.99%) Computer Science
4 35 (4.37%) Digital Media
5 33 (4.12%) Public Cloud
6 27 (3.37%) Hybrid Cloud
7 24 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (2.37%) Clustering
8 19 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (2.25%) Mobile App
10 16 (2.00%) Replication
11 15 (1.87%) Mathematics
11 15 (1.87%) Physics
12 13 (1.62%) EMC VNX
12 13 (1.62%) Visualisation
13 12 (1.50%) Fintech
13 12 (1.50%) FlexPod
13 12 (1.50%) VCE vBlock
14 10 (1.25%) PKI
14 10 (1.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 513 (64.04%) Linux
2 215 (26.84%) Windows
3 164 (20.47%) Unix
4 125 (15.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 63 (7.87%) CentOS
6 48 (5.99%) Ubuntu
7 34 (4.24%) Windows Server
8 21 (2.62%) Debian
9 17 (2.12%) CoreOS
10 15 (1.87%) Android
11 14 (1.75%) Apple iOS
12 11 (1.37%) Solaris
13 8 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (0.87%) SUSE
14 7 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
15 6 (0.75%) AIX
15 6 (0.75%) HPUX
16 4 (0.50%) FreeBSD
16 4 (0.50%) OpenBSD
16 4 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 424 (52.93%) DevOps
2 325 (40.57%) Agile Software Development
3 269 (33.58%) Configuration Management
4 203 (25.34%) Scrum
5 189 (23.60%) Continuous Integration
6 167 (20.85%) Open Source
7 113 (14.11%) ITIL
8 112 (13.98%) DSDM
8 112 (13.98%) RUP
9 81 (10.11%) Software Engineering
10 79 (9.86%) OWASP
11 78 (9.74%) High Availability
12 64 (7.99%) TDD
13 63 (7.87%) Continuous Delivery
14 61 (7.62%) E-Commerce
15 55 (6.87%) Kanban
16 53 (6.62%) Mentoring
17 47 (5.87%) Migration
18 42 (5.24%) Presales
19 40 (4.99%) OO
Programming Languages
1 361 (45.07%) Python
2 248 (30.96%) Ruby
3 230 (28.71%) Bash Shell
4 205 (25.59%) Java
5 190 (23.72%) Perl
6 186 (23.22%) SQL
7 112 (13.98%) Shell Script
8 80 (9.99%) PowerShell
9 78 (9.74%) PHP
10 61 (7.62%) JavaScript
11 48 (5.99%) Go
12 40 (4.99%) C++
13 31 (3.87%) Korn
13 31 (3.87%) Scala
14 21 (2.62%) C#
15 18 (2.25%) Clojure
16 15 (1.87%) Groovy
17 14 (1.75%) C
18 6 (0.75%) Bourne shell
18 6 (0.75%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 82 (10.24%) Degree
2 36 (4.49%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (3.12%) Security Cleared
4 21 (2.62%) SC Cleared
5 19 (2.37%) CCNA
6 17 (2.12%) RHCE
7 15 (1.87%) CCNP
8 14 (1.75%) VCDX
9 13 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (1.50%) MCSA
10 12 (1.50%) MCSE
10 12 (1.50%) RHCSA
11 10 (1.25%) SCSA
12 5 (0.62%) RHCT
12 5 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.37%) AWS Certification
13 3 (0.37%) CEH
13 3 (0.37%) ECSA
14 2 (0.25%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.25%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.87%) PCI DSS
2 22 (2.75%) QA
3 12 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.25%) HIPAA
5 5 (0.62%) SLA
6 1 (0.12%) COBIT
6 1 (0.12%) DICOM
6 1 (0.12%) HL7
6 1 (0.12%) JSP 440
System Software
1 203 (25.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 191 (23.85%) Docker
3 117 (14.61%) vSphere
4 112 (13.98%) Xen
5 86 (10.74%) XenServer
6 67 (8.36%) Hyper-V
7 66 (8.24%) KVM
8 40 (4.99%) Active Directory
9 31 (3.87%) Ceph
10 27 (3.37%) VirtualBox
11 26 (3.25%) vCloud
12 22 (2.75%) Squid
13 18 (2.25%) HDFS
14 11 (1.37%) qmail
15 9 (1.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 8 (1.00%) NFS
16 8 (1.00%) QEMU
16 8 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
17 6 (0.75%) GlusterFS
18 5 (0.62%) LXC
Systems Management
1 469 (58.55%) Puppet
2 368 (45.94%) Opscode Chef
3 236 (29.46%) Ansible
4 85 (10.61%) Cobbler
5 81 (10.11%) Salt
5 81 (10.11%) Tivoli
6 68 (8.49%) Terraform
7 62 (7.74%) Nagios
8 52 (6.49%) HAProxy
9 43 (5.37%) ZABBIX
10 38 (4.74%) Packer
11 36 (4.49%) Graphite
11 36 (4.49%) Kubernetes
12 35 (4.37%) logstash
13 26 (3.25%) Kibana
14 21 (2.62%) CFEngine
15 19 (2.37%) Grafana
16 17 (2.12%) Uchiwa
17 16 (2.00%) Consul
18 15 (1.87%) vRealize
Vendors
1 275 (34.33%) VMware
2 171 (21.35%) Oracle
3 151 (18.85%) Microsoft
4 120 (14.98%) Red Hat
5 107 (13.36%) Cisco
6 99 (12.36%) Google
7 81 (10.11%) EnterpriseDB
8 76 (9.49%) Rackspace
9 41 (5.12%) Splunk
10 40 (4.99%) F5
11 34 (4.24%) Atlassian
12 33 (4.12%) HP
13 30 (3.75%) SaltStack
14 26 (3.25%) New Relic
15 24 (3.00%) Palo Alto
16 20 (2.50%) WSO2
17 19 (2.37%) IBM
18 18 (2.25%) MuleSoft
19 17 (2.12%) EMC
20 15 (1.87%) Citrix
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Salt
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Resource Group
Salary: potentially higher
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Montash
Salary: £53000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonu
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: From £35,000 to £41,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Nagra Media UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent package + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: car, bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Scotland
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Bonus etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Scotland
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 12 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago