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

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 502 657 857
Rank change year-on-year
+155 +200
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 509 317 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.29% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.39% 1.37% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 442 238 109
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,850 £41,700 £42,400
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,200 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%

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
21302 23115 25364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.78% 20.92% 21.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18205 19163 20957
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +137 466 £57,500 - 70
London +64 215 £65,000 +15.55% 36
South East +88 92 £55,000 -8.33% 8
Berkshire +38 61 £55,000 -12.00% 6
Reading +60 55 £55,000 -24.13% 2
City of London +91 45 £62,500 -12.28% 7
South West 0 44 £65,000 +4.00% 3
North West - 41 £42,500 - 6
Manchester - 40 £42,500 - 6
Bristol +2 34 £65,000 -13.33% 3
East Midlands +21 22 £50,000 -
Northamptonshire +20 19 £50,000 -
Northampton +18 19 £50,000 -
South Wales +15 14 £47,500 -3.06% 2
Cardiff +14 14 £47,500 -3.06% 1
Wales +14 14 £47,500 -3.06% 2
Yorkshire +9 14 £42,500 -50.00% 7
Leeds +5 13 £42,500 -50.00% 7
West Yorkshire +5 13 £42,500 -50.00% 7
West Midlands -11 13 £55,000 +29.41% 1
East of England +14 12 £62,500 +4.16% 3
Hampshire +14 12 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Tyne and Wear - 10 £40,000 - 1
Kent - 10 £77,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 10 £40,000 - 1
North East - 10 £40,000 - 5
Hertfordshire +22 9 £62,500 - 2
Birmingham - 9 £55,000 -
Tonbridge - 9 £77,500 -
Surrey +6 8 £72,500 +52.63% 1

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 664 (70.56%) Linux
2 519 (55.15%) Puppet
3 500 (53.13%) Amazon AWS
4 453 (48.14%) DevOps
5 427 (45.38%) Python
6 400 (42.51%) Opscode Chef
7 361 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
8 287 (30.50%) Configuration Management
9 283 (30.07%) Ruby
10 281 (29.86%) VMware
11 275 (29.22%) MySQL
12 266 (28.27%) Jenkins
13 260 (27.63%) Ansible
13 260 (27.63%) Bash Shell
14 231 (24.55%) Windows
15 230 (24.44%) Java
16 225 (23.91%) Oracle
17 224 (23.80%) Unix
18 210 (22.32%) Scrum
19 200 (21.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 200 (21.25%) Microsoft Azure
20 197 (20.94%) VMware Infrastructure
20 197 (20.94%) Perl
21 193 (20.51%) Docker
22 190 (20.19%) Git (software)
23 189 (20.09%) Continuous Integration
23 189 (20.09%) Open Source
24 175 (18.60%) Red Hat
25 171 (18.17%) Apache
26 164 (17.43%) SQL

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
1 171 (18.17%) Apache
2 143 (15.20%) JBoss
3 117 (12.43%) Tomcat
4 112 (11.90%) WebLogic
5 97 (10.31%) WebSphere
6 95 (10.10%) nginx
7 85 (9.03%) Elasticsearch
8 83 (8.82%) CloudStack
9 38 (4.04%) Node.js
10 33 (3.51%) WebSphere Application Server
11 30 (3.19%) Apache Spark
11 30 (3.19%) Confluence
12 26 (2.76%) Jetty
13 24 (2.55%) Cloud Foundry
14 22 (2.34%) Apache Solr
15 16 (1.70%) Alfresco
16 14 (1.49%) IIS
17 9 (0.96%) Drupal
18 8 (0.85%) Eucalyptus
19 6 (0.64%) Smallworld
Applications
1 15 (1.59%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.64%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.32%) Documaker
3 2 (0.21%) Magento
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 500 (53.13%) Amazon AWS
2 200 (21.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 99 (10.52%) PaaS
4 93 (9.88%) IaaS
5 68 (7.23%) Cloud Computing
6 47 (4.99%) SaaS
7 45 (4.78%) Google Cloud Platform
8 41 (4.36%) Amazon EC2
9 34 (3.61%) Google Apps
10 27 (2.87%) SoftLayer
11 22 (2.34%) Amazon S3
12 21 (2.23%) GitHub
12 21 (2.23%) Google App Engine
13 18 (1.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 16 (1.70%) AWS CloudFormation
15 15 (1.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 15 (1.59%) Google Compute Engine
16 11 (1.17%) DigitalOcean
17 8 (0.85%) Heroku
17 8 (0.85%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 146 (15.52%) Firewall
2 120 (12.75%) TCP/IP
3 101 (10.73%) DNS
4 57 (6.06%) HTTP
4 57 (6.06%) SAN
5 38 (4.04%) WAN
6 37 (3.93%) LAN
6 37 (3.93%) LDAP
7 30 (3.19%) DHCP
8 28 (2.98%) Internet
9 26 (2.76%) Network Security
10 25 (2.66%) Cisco Nexus
10 25 (2.66%) SSL
11 24 (2.55%) BGP
12 21 (2.23%) iSCSI
13 19 (2.02%) SMTP
14 17 (1.81%) Fibre Channel
14 17 (1.81%) IPsec
14 17 (1.81%) Software-Defined Networking
15 16 (1.70%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (29.22%) MySQL
2 160 (17.00%) PostgreSQL
3 121 (12.86%) NoSQL
4 112 (11.90%) Apache Cassandra
5 106 (11.26%) MongoDB
6 88 (9.35%) SQL Server
7 86 (9.14%) Hadoop
8 63 (6.70%) Big Data
9 56 (5.95%) Couchbase
10 51 (5.42%) Redis
11 38 (4.04%) Relational Database
12 34 (3.61%) DB2
13 31 (3.29%) Riak
14 27 (2.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 25 (2.66%) RDBMS
16 21 (2.23%) Amazon RDS
17 19 (2.02%) MemSQL
18 16 (1.70%) MarkLogic
19 9 (0.96%) Oracle Database
20 8 (0.85%) OpenTSDB
Development Applications
1 266 (28.27%) Jenkins
2 190 (20.19%) Git (software)
3 87 (9.25%) TeamCity
4 75 (7.97%) JIRA
5 57 (6.06%) Maven
6 56 (5.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 55 (5.84%) Vagrant
8 54 (5.74%) Subversion
9 38 (4.04%) Gerrit
10 25 (2.66%) Cucumber
11 23 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
12 22 (2.34%) Ant
12 22 (2.34%) Gradle
12 22 (2.34%) Octopus Deploy
13 18 (1.91%) Selenium
14 16 (1.70%) Travis CI
15 14 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
16 13 (1.38%) Artifactory
17 11 (1.17%) GitLab
17 11 (1.17%) Mocha
General
1 120 (12.75%) Telecoms
2 110 (11.69%) Finance
3 60 (6.38%) Retail
4 46 (4.89%) Games
5 39 (4.14%) Publishing
6 38 (4.04%) Banking
7 24 (2.55%) Law
8 22 (2.34%) Online Betting
9 18 (1.91%) Marketing
10 8 (0.85%) Electronics
10 8 (0.85%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.74%) German Language
12 5 (0.53%) Back Office
13 4 (0.43%) Advertising
13 4 (0.43%) Front Office
14 3 (0.32%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.32%) Legal
15 2 (0.21%) French Language
15 2 (0.21%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 212 (22.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 154 (16.37%) Linux Engineer
3 148 (15.73%) Administrator
4 118 (12.54%) Architect
5 108 (11.48%) Developer
6 91 (9.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 89 (9.46%) Systems Administrator
8 84 (8.93%) Linux Administrator
9 81 (8.61%) Cloud Engineer
10 76 (8.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 58 (6.16%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 46 (4.89%) Software Engineer
13 45 (4.78%) Cloud Architect
13 45 (4.78%) DBA
14 39 (4.14%) DevOps Administrator
15 36 (3.83%) Java Developer
15 36 (3.83%) Solutions Architect
15 36 (3.83%) Systems Engineer
16 32 (3.40%) AWS Architect
16 32 (3.40%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (13.07%) LAMP
1 123 (13.07%) Web Services
2 89 (9.46%) .NET
3 52 (5.53%) HTML
4 43 (4.57%) LEMP Stack
5 42 (4.46%) ELK Stack
6 37 (3.93%) JSON
6 37 (3.93%) XML
7 36 (3.83%) RabbitMQ
8 35 (3.72%) ActiveMQ
8 35 (3.72%) MCollective
9 33 (3.51%) Akka
9 33 (3.51%) RESTful
10 32 (3.40%) CSS
11 30 (3.19%) jQuery
12 27 (2.87%) REST
13 24 (2.55%) Catalyst
13 24 (2.55%) CPAN
13 24 (2.55%) DBIx::Class
13 24 (2.55%) Moose
Miscellaneous
1 88 (9.35%) Data Centre
2 75 (7.97%) Private Cloud
3 46 (4.89%) Digital Media
3 46 (4.89%) Public Cloud
4 40 (4.25%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (4.25%) Computer Science
5 39 (4.14%) Hybrid Cloud
6 25 (2.66%) Mathematics
6 25 (2.66%) Physics
6 25 (2.66%) Replication
7 24 (2.55%) Visualisation
8 21 (2.23%) User Experience
9 18 (1.91%) Mobile App
10 15 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (1.59%) Hedge funds
11 14 (1.49%) Clustering
12 12 (1.28%) Management Information System
13 11 (1.17%) Fintech
14 10 (1.06%) Mobile Games
14 10 (1.06%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 664 (70.56%) Linux
2 231 (24.55%) Windows
3 224 (23.80%) Unix
4 200 (21.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 135 (14.35%) CentOS
6 76 (8.08%) Ubuntu
7 42 (4.46%) Windows Server
8 26 (2.76%) Debian
9 24 (2.55%) Android
10 21 (2.23%) Apple iOS
11 18 (1.91%) CoreOS
12 14 (1.49%) Solaris
13 9 (0.96%) Fedora
13 9 (0.96%) SUSE
14 8 (0.85%) AIX
15 7 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
16 6 (0.64%) HPUX
16 6 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
17 5 (0.53%) FreeBSD
17 5 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 453 (48.14%) DevOps
2 361 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
3 287 (30.50%) Configuration Management
4 210 (22.32%) Scrum
5 189 (20.09%) Continuous Integration
5 189 (20.09%) Open Source
6 141 (14.98%) ITIL
7 107 (11.37%) E-Commerce
8 100 (10.63%) High Availability
9 97 (10.31%) DSDM
9 97 (10.31%) RUP
10 91 (9.67%) Continuous Delivery
10 91 (9.67%) Kanban
10 91 (9.67%) Software Engineering
11 70 (7.44%) TDD
12 68 (7.23%) OWASP
13 67 (7.12%) Disaster Recovery
13 67 (7.12%) Migration
14 63 (6.70%) Mentoring
14 63 (6.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 427 (45.38%) Python
2 283 (30.07%) Ruby
3 260 (27.63%) Bash Shell
4 230 (24.44%) Java
5 197 (20.94%) Perl
6 164 (17.43%) SQL
7 137 (14.56%) Shell Script
8 90 (9.56%) JavaScript
9 77 (8.18%) PHP
10 66 (7.01%) Go
11 52 (5.53%) C++
12 48 (5.10%) PowerShell
13 37 (3.93%) C
14 30 (3.19%) C#
14 30 (3.19%) Scala
15 23 (2.44%) Korn
16 21 (2.23%) Clojure
17 12 (1.28%) Erlang
17 12 (1.28%) Haskell
18 7 (0.74%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 95 (10.10%) Degree
2 39 (4.14%) Security Cleared
3 37 (3.93%) SC Cleared
4 30 (3.19%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (2.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (1.91%) MCSE
7 16 (1.70%) CCNA
8 15 (1.59%) CCNP
9 13 (1.38%) CCIE
10 9 (0.96%) RHCE
11 8 (0.85%) MCSA
11 8 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (0.53%) CCENT
12 5 (0.53%) MBA
12 5 (0.53%) MCP
12 5 (0.53%) RHCSA
12 5 (0.53%) SCSA
13 4 (0.43%) JNCIP
13 4 (0.43%) VCDX
14 3 (0.32%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.34%) QA
2 16 (1.70%) PCI DSS
3 12 (1.28%) SLA
4 9 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.53%) COBIT
5 5 (0.53%) HIPAA
6 4 (0.43%) DICOM
6 4 (0.43%) HL7
System Software
1 197 (20.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 193 (20.51%) Docker
3 142 (15.09%) Xen
4 115 (12.22%) vSphere
5 84 (8.93%) XenServer
6 82 (8.71%) KVM
7 53 (5.63%) Hyper-V
8 49 (5.21%) Ceph
9 32 (3.40%) Active Directory
10 31 (3.29%) NFS
10 31 (3.29%) VirtualBox
11 22 (2.34%) vCloud
12 19 (2.02%) Squid
13 14 (1.49%) qmail
13 14 (1.49%) VMware ESX
14 13 (1.38%) GlusterFS
14 13 (1.38%) HDFS
14 13 (1.38%) LXC
14 13 (1.38%) QEMU
15 9 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 519 (55.15%) Puppet
2 400 (42.51%) Opscode Chef
3 260 (27.63%) Ansible
4 100 (10.63%) Nagios
5 75 (7.97%) Salt
6 73 (7.76%) Cobbler
7 69 (7.33%) Tivoli
8 61 (6.48%) logstash
9 54 (5.74%) Terraform
9 54 (5.74%) ZABBIX
10 33 (3.51%) HAProxy
11 32 (3.40%) Graphite
11 32 (3.40%) Zenoss
12 31 (3.29%) Kibana
12 31 (3.29%) Kubernetes
12 31 (3.29%) Packer
13 27 (2.87%) CFEngine
14 20 (2.13%) Ganglia
15 17 (1.81%) Cacti
16 16 (1.70%) yum
Vendors
1 281 (29.86%) VMware
2 225 (23.91%) Oracle
3 175 (18.60%) Red Hat
4 148 (15.73%) Microsoft
5 111 (11.80%) Google
6 104 (11.05%) Cisco
7 72 (7.65%) HP
8 67 (7.12%) EnterpriseDB
9 60 (6.38%) Rackspace
10 51 (5.42%) NetApp
11 48 (5.10%) Atlassian
12 42 (4.46%) Splunk
13 40 (4.25%) EMC
14 38 (4.04%) IBM
15 35 (3.72%) F5
16 28 (2.98%) Juniper
16 28 (2.98%) SaltStack
17 20 (2.13%) New Relic
18 16 (1.70%) Dell
19 13 (1.38%) WSO2
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: Yesterday
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
London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Scotland
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran, Gwent
Nagra Media UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Concept Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Concept Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Health, Life, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + 10% bonus and benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits (on-site gym & restaurant, pension,
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Shares, Pension, Health
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + 16% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus / commission + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Monday & Friday work from home
Posted: 6 days ago
UK
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + work from home
Posted: 6 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Bishopton, Renfrewshire
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Salary: Competative salary and benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago
Bishopton, Renfrewshire
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Salary: Competative salary and benefits package
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Insure The Box
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum £60,000 + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago