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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 599 622 766
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +144
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 333 365 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.33% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.86% 1.75% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 303 282 194
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +12.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%

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
17865 20817 24005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.22% 18.95% 20.38%
Number of salaries quoted 15196 17245 19737
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +25 313 £60,000 +9.09% 61
London +3 132 £67,500 +12.50% 30
South East +38 67 £47,500 +6.14% 12
South West +7 33 £62,500 -10.71% 1
City of London +79 29 £65,000 +28.71% 5
Berkshire -8 27 £67,500 +50.83% 4
Bristol +13 25 £62,500 -13.79% 1
North West +25 22 £42,500 +6.25% 10
Manchester +12 21 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Yorkshire +19 20 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Leeds +28 19 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Hampshire +14 19 £47,500 +37.68% 3
West Yorkshire +13 19 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Surrey +41 17 £47,500 -11.62% 5
Woking - 13 £47,500 - 3
Slough +23 12 £57,500 +35.29% 1
East Midlands +1 12 £50,000 -2.43%
West Midlands -5 12 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Northamptonshire +3 11 £50,000 -2.43%
Northampton -1 11 £50,000 -4.76%
Reading -18 10 £55,000 +22.90% 1
Basingstoke -12 9 £37,500 -11.76%
Birmingham - 9 £55,000 -
Hounslow - 7 £67,500 -
East of England +20 6 £70,000 +2.94% 2
Hertfordshire +21 5 £70,000 -1.75% 2
Wales +2 5 £47,500 -
South Wales - 5 £47,500 -
Gloucestershire 0 4 £47,500 -5.00%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £45,000 - 1

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 571 (66.09%) Linux
2 497 (57.52%) Puppet
3 470 (54.40%) Amazon AWS
4 443 (51.27%) DevOps
5 390 (45.14%) Python
6 385 (44.56%) Opscode Chef
7 352 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
8 277 (32.06%) VMware
9 265 (30.67%) Ruby
10 259 (29.98%) Configuration Management
11 250 (28.94%) Jenkins
12 240 (27.78%) Bash Shell
13 238 (27.55%) Ansible
14 233 (26.97%) Windows
15 229 (26.50%) Java
16 211 (24.42%) Scrum
17 209 (24.19%) MySQL
18 201 (23.26%) Perl
18 201 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
19 200 (23.15%) Oracle
20 191 (22.11%) SQL
20 191 (22.11%) Microsoft Azure
21 189 (21.88%) Open Source
21 189 (21.88%) Docker
22 188 (21.76%) Git (software)
23 183 (21.18%) Continuous Integration
24 182 (21.06%) Unix
25 155 (17.94%) Apache
25 155 (17.94%) Microsoft
25 155 (17.94%) Firewall

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
1 155 (17.94%) Apache
2 132 (15.28%) JBoss
3 111 (12.85%) WebLogic
4 110 (12.73%) Tomcat
5 99 (11.46%) WebSphere
6 96 (11.11%) CloudStack
7 79 (9.14%) nginx
8 54 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
9 37 (4.28%) WebSphere Application Server
10 29 (3.36%) Apache Spark
10 29 (3.36%) Cloud Foundry
11 20 (2.31%) IIS
12 19 (2.20%) Jetty
13 18 (2.08%) Confluence
14 17 (1.97%) Apache Solr
15 10 (1.16%) Drupal
16 6 (0.69%) Alfresco
17 5 (0.58%) Eucalyptus
17 5 (0.58%) MS Exchange
18 4 (0.46%) GlassFish
Applications
1 21 (2.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.35%) Documaker
2 2 (0.23%) Magento
2 2 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 470 (54.40%) Amazon AWS
2 191 (22.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 85 (9.84%) IaaS
4 77 (8.91%) PaaS
5 66 (7.64%) Cloud Computing
6 47 (5.44%) SaaS
7 45 (5.21%) Google Cloud Platform
8 39 (4.51%) SoftLayer
9 33 (3.82%) Amazon EC2
10 30 (3.47%) Google Apps
11 18 (2.08%) GitHub
12 16 (1.85%) Amazon S3
13 15 (1.74%) Google Compute Engine
14 14 (1.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 14 (1.62%) Google App Engine
15 13 (1.50%) AWS CloudFormation
16 12 (1.39%) DigitalOcean
16 12 (1.39%) Office 365
17 11 (1.27%) Heroku
17 11 (1.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 155 (17.94%) Firewall
2 97 (11.23%) DNS
3 87 (10.07%) TCP/IP
4 70 (8.10%) HTTP
5 57 (6.60%) SAN
6 40 (4.63%) Cisco Nexus
7 35 (4.05%) BGP
8 34 (3.94%) Internet
9 32 (3.70%) WAN
10 29 (3.36%) LDAP
10 29 (3.36%) SSL
11 27 (3.13%) LAN
12 25 (2.89%) DHCP
12 25 (2.89%) MPLS
12 25 (2.89%) Software-Defined Networking
13 24 (2.78%) OSPF
14 23 (2.66%) Cisco ASA
15 19 (2.20%) Cisco IOS
15 19 (2.20%) SMTP
16 18 (2.08%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (24.19%) MySQL
2 144 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 120 (13.89%) NoSQL
4 117 (13.54%) Apache Cassandra
5 108 (12.50%) MongoDB
6 70 (8.10%) SQL Server
7 61 (7.06%) Hadoop
8 54 (6.25%) Redis
9 47 (5.44%) Big Data
10 41 (4.75%) Relational Database
11 30 (3.47%) Couchbase
12 27 (3.13%) Riak
13 26 (3.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 23 (2.66%) RDBMS
15 18 (2.08%) Neo4j
16 17 (1.97%) DB2
17 14 (1.62%) Amazon RDS
18 8 (0.93%) HBase
18 8 (0.93%) Oracle Database
19 7 (0.81%) MemSQL
Development Applications
1 250 (28.94%) Jenkins
2 188 (21.76%) Git (software)
3 76 (8.80%) Vagrant
4 65 (7.52%) Maven
5 62 (7.18%) TeamCity
6 54 (6.25%) Subversion
7 51 (5.90%) JIRA
8 42 (4.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 34 (3.94%) Cucumber
9 34 (3.94%) Gradle
10 33 (3.82%) Sonatype Nexus
11 23 (2.66%) Travis CI
12 18 (2.08%) Gerrit
13 17 (1.97%) Ant
14 15 (1.74%) Wercker
15 14 (1.62%) Octopus Deploy
16 13 (1.50%) GitLab
17 9 (1.04%) Selenium
18 8 (0.93%) Bugzilla
18 8 (0.93%) Trac
General
1 88 (10.19%) Telecoms
2 79 (9.14%) Finance
3 40 (4.63%) Retail
4 34 (3.94%) Games
5 28 (3.24%) Banking
6 22 (2.55%) Law
7 17 (1.97%) Publishing
8 13 (1.50%) Legal
9 11 (1.27%) Marketing
10 7 (0.81%) Advertising
11 6 (0.69%) Electronics
11 6 (0.69%) German Language
11 6 (0.69%) Online Betting
12 5 (0.58%) Back Office
13 4 (0.46%) French Language
14 2 (0.23%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.23%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.12%) Billing
15 1 (0.12%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.12%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 224 (25.93%) DevOps Engineer
2 124 (14.35%) Developer
2 124 (14.35%) Linux Engineer
3 121 (14.00%) Administrator
4 80 (9.26%) Systems Administrator
5 77 (8.91%) Cloud Engineer
6 69 (7.99%) Architect
7 68 (7.87%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 66 (7.64%) Linux Administrator
9 59 (6.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 55 (6.37%) Java Developer
11 54 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 44 (5.09%) Senior Developer
13 35 (4.05%) Network Engineer
14 34 (3.94%) AWS Engineer
14 34 (3.94%) Senior Java Developer
15 33 (3.82%) DBA
16 31 (3.59%) Cloud Architect
17 30 (3.47%) Designer
18 29 (3.36%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (12.27%) LAMP
2 101 (11.69%) Web Services
3 94 (10.88%) .NET
4 63 (7.29%) RabbitMQ
5 52 (6.02%) ELK Stack
6 47 (5.44%) HTML
7 44 (5.09%) ActiveMQ
8 41 (4.75%) AngularJS
9 40 (4.63%) XML
10 37 (4.28%) Node.js
11 34 (3.94%) JSON
11 34 (3.94%) LEMP Stack
12 32 (3.70%) CSS
12 32 (3.70%) RESTful
13 29 (3.36%) jQuery
14 27 (3.13%) Sensu
15 23 (2.66%) REST
16 22 (2.55%) Catalyst
16 22 (2.55%) DBIx::Class
16 22 (2.55%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 83 (9.61%) Data Centre
2 57 (6.60%) Private Cloud
3 44 (5.09%) Computer Science
4 43 (4.98%) Digital Media
5 35 (4.05%) Public Cloud
6 29 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
8 24 (2.78%) Mathematics
9 22 (2.55%) Physics
9 22 (2.55%) Replication
10 21 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
11 17 (1.97%) Mobile App
11 17 (1.97%) Visualisation
12 16 (1.85%) Virtual Team
13 15 (1.74%) Clustering
14 14 (1.62%) Fintech
15 11 (1.27%) User Experience
16 10 (1.16%) FlexPod
16 10 (1.16%) iPad
16 10 (1.16%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 571 (66.09%) Linux
2 233 (26.97%) Windows
3 182 (21.06%) Unix
4 154 (17.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 81 (9.38%) CentOS
6 52 (6.02%) Ubuntu
7 40 (4.63%) Windows Server
8 23 (2.66%) Debian
9 21 (2.43%) CoreOS
10 18 (2.08%) Android
11 15 (1.74%) Apple iOS
12 12 (1.39%) Solaris
13 10 (1.16%) AIX
14 9 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (0.93%) HPUX
16 7 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
17 6 (0.69%) FreeBSD
17 6 (0.69%) OpenBSD
17 6 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
18 5 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 443 (51.27%) DevOps
2 352 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 259 (29.98%) Configuration Management
4 211 (24.42%) Scrum
5 189 (21.88%) Open Source
6 183 (21.18%) Continuous Integration
7 125 (14.47%) ITIL
8 111 (12.85%) DSDM
8 111 (12.85%) RUP
9 90 (10.42%) Software Engineering
10 87 (10.07%) High Availability
11 78 (9.03%) Continuous Delivery
11 78 (9.03%) OWASP
12 76 (8.80%) TDD
13 70 (8.10%) Kanban
14 67 (7.75%) E-Commerce
15 63 (7.29%) Mentoring
16 51 (5.90%) Disaster Recovery
17 48 (5.56%) Migration
17 48 (5.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 390 (45.14%) Python
2 265 (30.67%) Ruby
3 240 (27.78%) Bash Shell
4 229 (26.50%) Java
5 201 (23.26%) Perl
6 191 (22.11%) SQL
7 120 (13.89%) Shell Script
8 83 (9.61%) PHP
9 74 (8.56%) JavaScript
10 71 (8.22%) PowerShell
11 53 (6.13%) Go
12 44 (5.09%) C++
13 35 (4.05%) Scala
14 32 (3.70%) Korn
15 22 (2.55%) C
15 22 (2.55%) Clojure
16 18 (2.08%) C#
17 15 (1.74%) Groovy
18 6 (0.69%) Bourne shell
19 5 (0.58%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 98 (11.34%) Degree
2 37 (4.28%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (2.43%) Security Cleared
4 20 (2.31%) CCNA
5 19 (2.20%) CCNP
6 17 (1.97%) SC Cleared
7 16 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (1.74%) RHCE
9 13 (1.50%) MCSA
9 13 (1.50%) MCSE
10 10 (1.16%) RHCSA
10 10 (1.16%) SCSA
10 10 (1.16%) VCDX
11 5 (0.58%) CCIE
11 5 (0.58%) RHCT
12 4 (0.46%) CEH
12 4 (0.46%) ECSA
12 4 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.23%) AWS Certification
13 2 (0.23%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.78%) PCI DSS
2 20 (2.31%) QA
3 14 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.16%) HIPAA
5 6 (0.69%) SLA
6 4 (0.46%) DICOM
6 4 (0.46%) HL7
7 1 (0.12%) COBIT
7 1 (0.12%) JSP 440
System Software
1 201 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 189 (21.88%) Docker
3 132 (15.28%) Xen
4 118 (13.66%) vSphere
5 86 (9.95%) XenServer
6 76 (8.80%) KVM
7 62 (7.18%) Hyper-V
8 50 (5.79%) Ceph
9 36 (4.17%) Active Directory
10 34 (3.94%) VirtualBox
11 21 (2.43%) vCloud
12 20 (2.31%) Squid
13 16 (1.85%) HDFS
13 16 (1.85%) NFS
14 13 (1.50%) qmail
15 11 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
16 10 (1.16%) GlusterFS
17 9 (1.04%) QEMU
18 8 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 8 (0.93%) LXC
Systems Management
1 497 (57.52%) Puppet
2 385 (44.56%) Opscode Chef
3 238 (27.55%) Ansible
4 82 (9.49%) Cobbler
5 78 (9.03%) Tivoli
6 77 (8.91%) Salt
7 71 (8.22%) Nagios
8 66 (7.64%) Terraform
9 49 (5.67%) ZABBIX
10 48 (5.56%) HAProxy
11 45 (5.21%) logstash
12 37 (4.28%) Graphite
12 37 (4.28%) Packer
13 36 (4.17%) Kubernetes
14 26 (3.01%) CFEngine
15 25 (2.89%) Kibana
16 19 (2.20%) Grafana
16 19 (2.20%) Zenoss
17 17 (1.97%) Cacti
17 17 (1.97%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 277 (32.06%) VMware
2 200 (23.15%) Oracle
3 155 (17.94%) Microsoft
4 143 (16.55%) Red Hat
5 120 (13.89%) Google
6 114 (13.19%) Cisco
7 78 (9.03%) EnterpriseDB
8 71 (8.22%) Rackspace
9 48 (5.56%) Splunk
10 41 (4.75%) F5
10 41 (4.75%) HP
11 35 (4.05%) Atlassian
11 35 (4.05%) SaltStack
12 28 (3.24%) IBM
13 24 (2.78%) New Relic
14 20 (2.31%) WSO2
15 19 (2.20%) NetApp
16 18 (2.08%) MuleSoft
17 17 (1.97%) EMC
17 17 (1.97%) Palo Alto
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 60,000-70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Scotland
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 36 minutes ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 to 75,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum £50-70k + Bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Experis Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Bonus etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Tui (Ip) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
West London
Medidata Solutions Inc
Posted: 15 days ago
South East London
FICO
Salary: Salary depends on experience
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago