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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 523 648 844
Rank change year-on-year
+125 +196
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 462 312 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.47% 0.29% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.27% 1.39% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 419 240 124
Median salary £57,500 £54,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.48% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,650 £42,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £79,600 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £51,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +13.88%

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
20332 22494 25340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.63% 21.09% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 17400 18679 21161
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 24 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 24 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 +137 424 £57,500 +4.54% 62
London +67 201 £62,500 +11.11% 27
South East +84 84 £54,500 +9.00% 9
Berkshire +46 56 £54,000 +8.00% 6
Reading +49 47 £54,000 +8.00% 3
City of London +74 45 £62,500 -13.79% 5
South West +12 44 £65,000 -13.33% 2
Bristol +1 34 £65,000 -13.33% 2
North West - 32 £42,500 - 7
Manchester - 31 £42,500 - 7
East Midlands +11 19 £50,000 - 1
Northamptonshire +14 18 £50,000 - 1
Northampton +8 18 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands -8 15 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Wales - 15 £47,500 - 2
South Wales - 15 £47,500 - 1
Cardiff - 15 £47,500 -
Yorkshire +11 14 £42,500 -50.00% 6
Leeds +11 13 £42,500 -50.00% 6
West Yorkshire +10 13 £42,500 -50.00% 6
Hampshire +12 12 £37,500 -10.71% 1
Birmingham - 11 £55,000 -
Gloucestershire +6 8 £37,500 -25.00%
Kent - 8 £77,500 - 1
Surrey +10 7 £72,500 +31.81% 1
Basingstoke 0 7 £37,500 -18.91% 1
East of England +13 6 £62,500 +4.16% 1
Tonbridge - 6 £77,500 -
Gloucester - 5 £37,500 -
Hertfordshire +12 4 £62,500 -

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 656 (71.62%) Linux
2 517 (56.44%) Puppet
3 493 (53.82%) Amazon AWS
4 450 (49.13%) DevOps
5 412 (44.98%) Python
6 401 (43.78%) Opscode Chef
7 368 (40.17%) Agile Software Development
8 292 (31.88%) Configuration Management
9 277 (30.24%) Jenkins
10 273 (29.80%) Ruby
11 268 (29.26%) VMware
12 258 (28.17%) Bash Shell
13 254 (27.73%) MySQL
14 252 (27.51%) Ansible
15 235 (25.66%) Windows
16 232 (25.33%) Java
17 220 (24.02%) Oracle
18 219 (23.91%) Scrum
19 213 (23.25%) Unix
20 204 (22.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 198 (21.62%) Perl
21 198 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
22 194 (21.18%) Git (software)
22 194 (21.18%) Continuous Integration
23 193 (21.07%) Docker
24 189 (20.63%) Open Source
25 187 (20.41%) VMware Infrastructure
26 177 (19.32%) Red Hat
27 171 (18.67%) SQL
28 167 (18.23%) 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
1 167 (18.23%) Apache
2 144 (15.72%) JBoss
3 119 (12.99%) Tomcat
4 114 (12.45%) WebLogic
5 99 (10.81%) WebSphere
6 93 (10.15%) nginx
7 88 (9.61%) CloudStack
8 77 (8.41%) Elasticsearch
9 38 (4.15%) Node.js
10 36 (3.93%) WebSphere Application Server
11 28 (3.06%) Apache Spark
11 28 (3.06%) Confluence
12 25 (2.73%) Cloud Foundry
13 24 (2.62%) Jetty
14 20 (2.18%) Apache Solr
15 16 (1.75%) IIS
16 14 (1.53%) Alfresco
17 8 (0.87%) Eucalyptus
18 7 (0.76%) Drupal
19 6 (0.66%) Smallworld
Applications
1 20 (2.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.66%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.33%) Documaker
1 3 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.22%) Magento
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 493 (53.82%) Amazon AWS
2 198 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 98 (10.70%) PaaS
4 92 (10.04%) IaaS
5 66 (7.21%) Cloud Computing
6 49 (5.35%) SaaS
7 42 (4.59%) Google Cloud Platform
8 38 (4.15%) Amazon EC2
9 35 (3.82%) Google Apps
10 30 (3.28%) SoftLayer
11 20 (2.18%) Amazon S3
11 20 (2.18%) GitHub
12 19 (2.07%) Google App Engine
13 16 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
13 16 (1.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 15 (1.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 15 (1.64%) Google Compute Engine
15 11 (1.20%) DigitalOcean
16 8 (0.87%) Heroku
16 8 (0.87%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 150 (16.38%) Firewall
2 115 (12.55%) TCP/IP
3 98 (10.70%) DNS
4 59 (6.44%) HTTP
5 56 (6.11%) SAN
6 36 (3.93%) LDAP
7 34 (3.71%) WAN
8 32 (3.49%) DHCP
8 32 (3.49%) LAN
9 30 (3.28%) Cisco Nexus
10 27 (2.95%) Internet
11 24 (2.62%) BGP
11 24 (2.62%) SSL
12 19 (2.07%) SMTP
13 18 (1.97%) Cisco IOS
13 18 (1.97%) iSCSI
13 18 (1.97%) Software-Defined Networking
14 17 (1.86%) IPsec
14 17 (1.86%) Network Security
15 16 (1.75%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (27.73%) MySQL
2 159 (17.36%) PostgreSQL
3 124 (13.54%) NoSQL
4 116 (12.66%) Apache Cassandra
5 104 (11.35%) MongoDB
6 81 (8.84%) Hadoop
7 78 (8.52%) SQL Server
8 61 (6.66%) Big Data
9 51 (5.57%) Redis
10 47 (5.13%) Couchbase
11 38 (4.15%) Relational Database
12 30 (3.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 29 (3.17%) Riak
14 27 (2.95%) DB2
15 25 (2.73%) RDBMS
16 19 (2.07%) Amazon RDS
17 16 (1.75%) MemSQL
18 14 (1.53%) MarkLogic
19 11 (1.20%) Neo4j
20 9 (0.98%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 277 (30.24%) Jenkins
2 194 (21.18%) Git (software)
3 83 (9.06%) TeamCity
4 73 (7.97%) JIRA
5 65 (7.10%) Maven
6 59 (6.44%) Vagrant
7 58 (6.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 54 (5.90%) Subversion
9 31 (3.38%) Gerrit
10 26 (2.84%) Cucumber
11 24 (2.62%) Gradle
11 24 (2.62%) Sonatype Nexus
12 21 (2.29%) Ant
12 21 (2.29%) Octopus Deploy
13 18 (1.97%) Selenium
14 17 (1.86%) Travis CI
15 14 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (1.20%) Artifactory
16 11 (1.20%) GitLab
16 11 (1.20%) Mocha
General
1 104 (11.35%) Telecoms
2 99 (10.81%) Finance
3 56 (6.11%) Retail
4 45 (4.91%) Games
5 37 (4.04%) Publishing
6 33 (3.60%) Banking
7 22 (2.40%) Law
8 17 (1.86%) Marketing
9 14 (1.53%) Online Betting
10 7 (0.76%) Electronics
10 7 (0.76%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.66%) German Language
12 5 (0.55%) Advertising
12 5 (0.55%) Back Office
13 4 (0.44%) Front Office
13 4 (0.44%) Legal
14 3 (0.33%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.22%) French Language
15 2 (0.22%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 216 (23.58%) DevOps Engineer
2 155 (16.92%) Linux Engineer
3 146 (15.94%) Administrator
4 108 (11.79%) Developer
5 94 (10.26%) Architect
6 86 (9.39%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 86 (9.39%) Systems Administrator
7 80 (8.73%) Linux Administrator
8 70 (7.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 69 (7.53%) Cloud Engineer
10 59 (6.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 44 (4.80%) DBA
11 44 (4.80%) Software Engineer
12 41 (4.48%) Java Developer
13 35 (3.82%) Cloud Architect
14 34 (3.71%) DevOps Administrator
14 34 (3.71%) Senior Developer
15 33 (3.60%) Designer
16 32 (3.49%) AWS Engineer
17 31 (3.38%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (13.21%) LAMP
2 119 (12.99%) Web Services
3 90 (9.83%) .NET
4 50 (5.46%) HTML
5 49 (5.35%) RabbitMQ
6 43 (4.69%) ELK Stack
7 42 (4.59%) AngularJS
7 42 (4.59%) LEMP Stack
8 40 (4.37%) ActiveMQ
8 40 (4.37%) XML
9 38 (4.15%) JSON
10 34 (3.71%) RESTful
11 33 (3.60%) MCollective
12 30 (3.28%) CSS
13 29 (3.17%) REST
14 28 (3.06%) jQuery
15 27 (2.95%) Akka
16 24 (2.62%) Catalyst
16 24 (2.62%) DBIx::Class
16 24 (2.62%) Moose
Miscellaneous
1 86 (9.39%) Data Centre
2 67 (7.31%) Private Cloud
3 48 (5.24%) Digital Media
4 42 (4.59%) Computer Science
5 38 (4.15%) Public Cloud
6 36 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (2.95%) Hybrid Cloud
8 25 (2.73%) Mathematics
8 25 (2.73%) Physics
8 25 (2.73%) Replication
9 24 (2.62%) Visualisation
10 21 (2.29%) User Experience
11 19 (2.07%) Mobile App
12 16 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
12 16 (1.75%) Fintech
13 13 (1.42%) Clustering
14 11 (1.20%) Mobile Games
15 10 (1.09%) Hedge funds
15 10 (1.09%) IPTV
15 10 (1.09%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 656 (71.62%) Linux
2 235 (25.66%) Windows
3 213 (23.25%) Unix
4 204 (22.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 128 (13.97%) CentOS
6 72 (7.86%) Ubuntu
7 44 (4.80%) Windows Server
8 25 (2.73%) Debian
9 20 (2.18%) Android
10 18 (1.97%) CoreOS
11 17 (1.86%) Apple iOS
12 14 (1.53%) Solaris
13 8 (0.87%) AIX
14 6 (0.66%) Fedora
14 6 (0.66%) FreeBSD
14 6 (0.66%) HPUX
14 6 (0.66%) OpenBSD
14 6 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
14 6 (0.66%) SUSE
14 6 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 450 (49.13%) DevOps
2 368 (40.17%) Agile Software Development
3 292 (31.88%) Configuration Management
4 219 (23.91%) Scrum
5 194 (21.18%) Continuous Integration
6 189 (20.63%) Open Source
7 133 (14.52%) ITIL
8 103 (11.24%) DSDM
8 103 (11.24%) RUP
9 95 (10.37%) E-Commerce
10 94 (10.26%) Software Engineering
11 93 (10.15%) High Availability
12 90 (9.83%) Kanban
13 85 (9.28%) Continuous Delivery
14 72 (7.86%) OWASP
15 71 (7.75%) TDD
16 68 (7.42%) Disaster Recovery
17 60 (6.55%) Mentoring
17 60 (6.55%) OO
18 54 (5.90%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 412 (44.98%) Python
2 273 (29.80%) Ruby
3 258 (28.17%) Bash Shell
4 232 (25.33%) Java
5 198 (21.62%) Perl
6 171 (18.67%) SQL
7 134 (14.63%) Shell Script
8 88 (9.61%) JavaScript
9 78 (8.52%) PHP
10 58 (6.33%) Go
11 54 (5.90%) PowerShell
12 52 (5.68%) C++
13 34 (3.71%) C
14 31 (3.38%) Scala
15 28 (3.06%) Korn
16 26 (2.84%) C#
17 22 (2.40%) Clojure
18 10 (1.09%) Erlang
18 10 (1.09%) Groovy
18 10 (1.09%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 97 (10.59%) Degree
2 37 (4.04%) Security Cleared
3 36 (3.93%) SC Cleared
4 32 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (1.97%) CCNA
6 18 (1.97%) MCSE
7 17 (1.86%) CCNP
8 12 (1.31%) RHCE
9 11 (1.20%) CCIE
10 10 (1.09%) MCSA
11 7 (0.76%) RHCSA
11 7 (0.76%) SCSA
12 6 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (0.55%) CCENT
13 5 (0.55%) MBA
13 5 (0.55%) MCP
14 4 (0.44%) RHCT
15 3 (0.33%) CEH
15 3 (0.33%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.51%) QA
2 14 (1.53%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.20%) SLA
4 7 (0.76%) HIPAA
5 5 (0.55%) COBIT
6 4 (0.44%) DICOM
6 4 (0.44%) HL7
System Software
1 193 (21.07%) Docker
2 187 (20.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 143 (15.61%) Xen
4 116 (12.66%) vSphere
5 89 (9.72%) XenServer
6 77 (8.41%) KVM
7 54 (5.90%) Hyper-V
8 53 (5.79%) Ceph
9 31 (3.38%) VirtualBox
10 28 (3.06%) Active Directory
10 28 (3.06%) NFS
11 19 (2.07%) Squid
12 15 (1.64%) vCloud
13 13 (1.42%) GlusterFS
13 13 (1.42%) HDFS
13 13 (1.42%) qmail
14 12 (1.31%) QEMU
15 11 (1.20%) LXC
16 9 (0.98%) VMware ESX
16 9 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 517 (56.44%) Puppet
2 401 (43.78%) Opscode Chef
3 252 (27.51%) Ansible
4 90 (9.83%) Nagios
5 77 (8.41%) Cobbler
6 73 (7.97%) Salt
6 73 (7.97%) Tivoli
7 60 (6.55%) Terraform
8 57 (6.22%) logstash
9 51 (5.57%) ZABBIX
10 41 (4.48%) HAProxy
11 33 (3.60%) Kubernetes
11 33 (3.60%) Packer
12 32 (3.49%) Graphite
13 29 (3.17%) Kibana
14 28 (3.06%) Zenoss
15 26 (2.84%) CFEngine
16 18 (1.97%) Ganglia
17 17 (1.86%) Cacti
18 16 (1.75%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 268 (29.26%) VMware
2 220 (24.02%) Oracle
3 177 (19.32%) Red Hat
4 153 (16.70%) Microsoft
5 113 (12.34%) Google
6 101 (11.03%) Cisco
7 72 (7.86%) EnterpriseDB
8 63 (6.88%) HP
9 62 (6.77%) Rackspace
10 48 (5.24%) Atlassian
11 41 (4.48%) NetApp
11 41 (4.48%) Splunk
12 37 (4.04%) F5
12 37 (4.04%) IBM
13 30 (3.28%) SaltStack
14 27 (2.95%) EMC
15 24 (2.62%) Juniper
16 20 (2.18%) New Relic
17 16 (1.75%) WSO2
18 14 (1.53%) Dell
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum extensive training, bonus etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum extensive training, bonus etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, etc
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Health, Life, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
JM
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + 10% bonus and benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £+car + 15% bonus negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £50000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits & £6k car
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
England
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + work from home
Posted: 12 days ago
Belfast
CME Group
Posted: 13 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
DataCentred
Salary: Up to £25,000 (Depending on experience) + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Central London / West End
Ooyala
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Central London / West End
Ooyala
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago