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

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 565 647 762
Rank change year-on-year
+82 +115
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 364 324 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.30% 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.15% 1.63% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 325 245 191
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +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
16909 19913 22873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.94% 18.20% 20.02%
Number of salaries quoted 14331 16593 18462
Median salary £45,000 £43,900 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.29%
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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +79 347 £62,500 +8.69% 68
London +43 152 £70,000 +16.66% 22
South East +57 72 £50,000 +5.26% 13
South West +11 34 £62,500 -10.71% 5
City of London +67 32 £66,250 +6.00% 8
Surrey +40 31 £47,500 -9.52% 4
North West +29 24 £42,500 +6.25% 10
Manchester +6 23 £42,500 +6.25% 8
East of England +34 22 £70,000 - 9
Yorkshire +7 22 £42,500 - 9
Leeds +10 21 £42,500 +6.25% 5
West Yorkshire +6 21 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Bristol 0 21 £62,500 -10.71% 4
Woking - 20 £47,500 - 2
Berkshire -10 18 £70,000 +55.55% 2
Hampshire +27 17 £50,000 +85.18% 4
Hertfordshire +27 17 £70,000 - 4
Somerset +7 11 £53,750 -20.37%
West Midlands -10 10 £55,000 -4.34%
Bath - 10 £47,500 -
Reading -17 9 £51,500 +14.76% 2
Reigate - 9 £52,500 - 1
Birmingham -28 8 £55,000 -4.34%
Stevenage - 8 £70,000 -
East Sussex +13 6 £45,000 - 2
Slough - 6 £70,000 -
Brighton +14 5 £45,000 - 1
Cambridge - 4 £45,000 - 5
Hounslow - 4 £75,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £42,750 -

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 475 (62.50%) Linux
2 451 (59.34%) Puppet
3 425 (55.92%) Amazon AWS
4 402 (52.89%) DevOps
5 348 (45.79%) Python
6 345 (45.39%) Opscode Chef
7 289 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
8 270 (35.53%) VMware
9 261 (34.34%) Configuration Management
10 242 (31.84%) Ansible
11 239 (31.45%) Ruby
12 215 (28.29%) Jenkins
13 214 (28.16%) Bash Shell
14 213 (28.03%) Windows
15 208 (27.37%) VMware Infrastructure
16 195 (25.66%) Continuous Integration
17 193 (25.39%) Scrum
18 191 (25.13%) Microsoft Azure
19 185 (24.34%) Docker
19 185 (24.34%) SQL
20 183 (24.08%) Java
21 172 (22.63%) MySQL
22 163 (21.45%) Oracle
22 163 (21.45%) Perl
23 153 (20.13%) Unix
24 150 (19.74%) Firewall
25 149 (19.61%) Open Source
26 144 (18.95%) Microsoft
27 143 (18.82%) Git (software)
28 128 (16.84%) vSphere

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
1 126 (16.58%) Apache
2 120 (15.79%) JBoss
3 110 (14.47%) CloudStack
3 110 (14.47%) WebLogic
4 105 (13.82%) WebSphere
5 82 (10.79%) Tomcat
6 51 (6.71%) nginx
7 45 (5.92%) Elasticsearch
8 40 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
9 34 (4.47%) Apache Spark
10 25 (3.29%) IIS
11 24 (3.16%) Apache Solr
12 23 (3.03%) Jetty
13 17 (2.24%) Cloud Foundry
14 15 (1.97%) Confluence
15 6 (0.79%) Drupal
16 4 (0.53%) MS Exchange
17 3 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
17 3 (0.39%) GlassFish
17 3 (0.39%) Mule
Applications
1 15 (1.97%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.39%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.26%) FastStats
3 1 (0.13%) Documaker
3 1 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 425 (55.92%) Amazon AWS
2 191 (25.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 77 (10.13%) IaaS
4 58 (7.63%) Cloud Computing
5 52 (6.84%) PaaS
6 43 (5.66%) SaaS
7 35 (4.61%) IBM Cloud
8 33 (4.34%) SoftLayer
9 31 (4.08%) Google Cloud Platform
10 19 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
11 18 (2.37%) Office 365
12 15 (1.97%) Google Apps
13 13 (1.71%) Amazon S3
14 9 (1.18%) DigitalOcean
15 7 (0.92%) GitHub
15 7 (0.92%) Heroku
15 7 (0.92%) OpenShift
15 7 (0.92%) Sumo Logic
15 7 (0.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 6 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 150 (19.74%) Firewall
2 74 (9.74%) DNS
3 54 (7.11%) TCP/IP
4 48 (6.32%) HTTP
5 40 (5.26%) BGP
5 40 (5.26%) SAN
6 35 (4.61%) Cisco Nexus
7 34 (4.47%) OSPF
8 31 (4.08%) WAN
9 29 (3.82%) MPLS
9 29 (3.82%) Software-Defined Networking
10 28 (3.68%) LAN
11 27 (3.55%) Cisco ASA
11 27 (3.55%) Internet
12 26 (3.42%) SSL
13 23 (3.03%) LDAP
13 23 (3.03%) Wireless
14 22 (2.89%) NAS
15 19 (2.50%) IPsec
15 19 (2.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (22.63%) MySQL
2 120 (15.79%) NoSQL
3 108 (14.21%) PostgreSQL
4 102 (13.42%) MongoDB
5 99 (13.03%) Apache Cassandra
6 64 (8.42%) SQL Server
7 58 (7.63%) Redis
8 55 (7.24%) Hadoop
9 40 (5.26%) Big Data
10 36 (4.74%) Riak
11 33 (4.34%) Couchbase
12 31 (4.08%) Relational Database
13 17 (2.24%) Neo4j
14 15 (1.97%) RDBMS
15 12 (1.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 12 (1.58%) Data Mining
16 11 (1.45%) DB2
17 7 (0.92%) MariaDB
18 6 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
18 6 (0.79%) HBase
Development Applications
1 215 (28.29%) Jenkins
2 143 (18.82%) Git (software)
3 61 (8.03%) Vagrant
4 59 (7.76%) Maven
5 58 (7.63%) TeamCity
6 51 (6.71%) Subversion
7 33 (4.34%) Sonatype Nexus
8 30 (3.95%) JIRA
9 29 (3.82%) Cucumber
10 27 (3.55%) Travis CI
11 25 (3.29%) Gradle
12 20 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 16 (2.11%) Wercker
14 15 (1.97%) Octopus Deploy
15 13 (1.71%) GitLab
16 11 (1.45%) Gerrit
17 10 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
18 9 (1.18%) Ant
19 8 (1.05%) JUnit
19 8 (1.05%) Selenium
General
1 82 (10.79%) Finance
2 72 (9.47%) Telecoms
3 36 (4.74%) Banking
4 30 (3.95%) Law
4 30 (3.95%) Retail
5 25 (3.29%) Games
6 16 (2.11%) Legal
7 14 (1.84%) Publishing
8 9 (1.18%) Marketing
9 8 (1.05%) Electronics
9 8 (1.05%) French Language
10 7 (0.92%) Advertising
11 6 (0.79%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.79%) Online Betting
12 3 (0.39%) German Language
12 3 (0.39%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.26%) Back Office
14 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.13%) Billing
14 1 (0.13%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 216 (28.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 105 (13.82%) Developer
3 101 (13.29%) Linux Engineer
4 81 (10.66%) Administrator
5 65 (8.55%) Architect
6 63 (8.29%) Cloud Engineer
7 58 (7.63%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 56 (7.37%) Systems Administrator
9 52 (6.84%) Java Developer
10 49 (6.45%) Linux Administrator
11 45 (5.92%) Network Engineer
12 44 (5.79%) Consultant
13 42 (5.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 42 (5.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 41 (5.39%) Senior Developer
15 34 (4.47%) Senior Java Developer
16 29 (3.82%) AWS Engineer
16 29 (3.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 28 (3.68%) Cloud Architect
18 26 (3.42%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (12.63%) .NET
1 96 (12.63%) LAMP
2 59 (7.76%) Web Services
3 53 (6.97%) ELK Stack
4 47 (6.18%) RabbitMQ
5 39 (5.13%) AngularJS
6 30 (3.95%) ActiveMQ
7 28 (3.68%) Node.js
7 28 (3.68%) XML
8 27 (3.55%) HTML
9 23 (3.03%) React
9 23 (3.03%) Sensu
9 23 (3.03%) Spring
10 21 (2.76%) LEMP Stack
10 21 (2.76%) Lucene
10 21 (2.76%) RESTful
11 20 (2.63%) CSS
11 20 (2.63%) JSON
12 18 (2.37%) jQuery
13 17 (2.24%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 81 (10.66%) Data Centre
2 48 (6.32%) Private Cloud
3 36 (4.74%) Computer Science
4 31 (4.08%) Public Cloud
5 26 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (3.16%) Digital Media
6 24 (3.16%) Hybrid Cloud
7 22 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
8 18 (2.37%) Mobile App
9 17 (2.24%) Clustering
9 17 (2.24%) Fintech
10 14 (1.84%) EMC VNX
11 13 (1.71%) FlexPod
11 13 (1.71%) VCE vBlock
12 12 (1.58%) Visualisation
13 11 (1.45%) Mathematics
13 11 (1.45%) Online Games
13 11 (1.45%) Physics
14 8 (1.05%) iPad
14 8 (1.05%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 475 (62.50%) Linux
2 213 (28.03%) Windows
3 153 (20.13%) Unix
4 112 (14.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 54 (7.11%) CentOS
6 50 (6.58%) Ubuntu
7 36 (4.74%) Windows Server
8 26 (3.42%) Debian
9 14 (1.84%) Android
9 14 (1.84%) Apple iOS
9 14 (1.84%) CoreOS
10 11 (1.45%) Solaris
11 8 (1.05%) SUSE
11 8 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (0.92%) AIX
12 7 (0.92%) HPUX
13 5 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.53%) Fedora
15 3 (0.39%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 402 (52.89%) DevOps
2 289 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
3 261 (34.34%) Configuration Management
4 195 (25.66%) Continuous Integration
5 193 (25.39%) Scrum
6 149 (19.61%) Open Source
7 117 (15.39%) DSDM
7 117 (15.39%) RUP
8 108 (14.21%) ITIL
9 78 (10.26%) OWASP
10 66 (8.68%) Software Engineering
11 63 (8.29%) TDD
12 58 (7.63%) High Availability
13 52 (6.84%) Kanban
14 51 (6.71%) E-Commerce
15 49 (6.45%) Mentoring
15 49 (6.45%) Presales
16 46 (6.05%) Continuous Delivery
17 43 (5.66%) Migration
18 42 (5.53%) OO
Programming Languages
1 348 (45.79%) Python
2 239 (31.45%) Ruby
3 214 (28.16%) Bash Shell
4 185 (24.34%) SQL
5 183 (24.08%) Java
6 163 (21.45%) Perl
7 103 (13.55%) Shell Script
8 84 (11.05%) PowerShell
9 78 (10.26%) PHP
10 58 (7.63%) JavaScript
11 46 (6.05%) Go
12 28 (3.68%) C++
13 27 (3.55%) Scala
14 24 (3.16%) Korn
15 18 (2.37%) C#
16 15 (1.97%) Clojure
17 14 (1.84%) Groovy
18 10 (1.32%) Tcl
19 8 (1.05%) C
20 4 (0.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 76 (10.00%) Degree
2 45 (5.92%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (3.55%) CCNA
4 23 (3.03%) Security Cleared
5 20 (2.63%) VCDX
6 19 (2.50%) SC Cleared
7 18 (2.37%) RHCE
8 14 (1.84%) CCNP
8 14 (1.84%) MCSA
8 14 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (1.58%) MCSE
9 12 (1.58%) RHCSA
10 10 (1.32%) SCSA
10 10 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (0.92%) VCAP
12 4 (0.53%) RHCT
13 3 (0.39%) CEH
13 3 (0.39%) ECSA
13 3 (0.39%) MCP
14 2 (0.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.03%) PCI DSS
2 18 (2.37%) QA
3 11 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.32%) HIPAA
5 5 (0.66%) SLA
6 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.26%) GCP
7 1 (0.13%) COBIT
7 1 (0.13%) JSP 440
System Software
1 208 (27.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 185 (24.34%) Docker
3 128 (16.84%) vSphere
4 111 (14.61%) Xen
5 93 (12.24%) XenServer
6 67 (8.82%) Hyper-V
7 62 (8.16%) KVM
8 45 (5.92%) Active Directory
9 29 (3.82%) vCloud
10 24 (3.16%) Ceph
11 22 (2.89%) VirtualBox
12 20 (2.63%) Squid
13 11 (1.45%) HDFS
14 8 (1.05%) qmail
14 8 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
15 7 (0.92%) QEMU
15 7 (0.92%) Varnish
16 6 (0.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 5 (0.66%) NFS
18 4 (0.53%) Snort
Systems Management
1 451 (59.34%) Puppet
2 345 (45.39%) Opscode Chef
3 242 (31.84%) Ansible
4 86 (11.32%) Salt
5 81 (10.66%) Cobbler
5 81 (10.66%) Tivoli
6 61 (8.03%) Terraform
7 54 (7.11%) HAProxy
8 44 (5.79%) Nagios
9 36 (4.74%) ZABBIX
10 35 (4.61%) logstash
11 34 (4.47%) Graphite
12 32 (4.21%) Packer
13 29 (3.82%) Kubernetes
14 26 (3.42%) Kibana
15 21 (2.76%) vRealize
16 18 (2.37%) Grafana
17 16 (2.11%) Mesos
18 15 (1.97%) Uchiwa
19 14 (1.84%) Consul
Vendors
1 270 (35.53%) VMware
2 163 (21.45%) Oracle
3 144 (18.95%) Microsoft
4 104 (13.68%) Cisco
5 100 (13.16%) Red Hat
6 81 (10.66%) EnterpriseDB
7 80 (10.53%) Google
8 69 (9.08%) Rackspace
9 35 (4.61%) Atlassian
10 32 (4.21%) F5
10 32 (4.21%) SaltStack
11 31 (4.08%) HP
12 26 (3.42%) Palo Alto
12 26 (3.42%) Splunk
13 24 (3.16%) EMC
14 21 (2.76%) New Relic
15 20 (2.63%) Citrix
16 17 (2.24%) IBM
16 17 (2.24%) WSO2
17 16 (2.11%) MuleSoft
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum DOE
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
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Liga Recruitment
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 to 75,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 55k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 - 75,000
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Obscurant
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent company benefits - Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 11 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Excellent salary + Car + Bonus etc
Posted: 24 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
BBC Research & Development
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago