Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for OpenStack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OpenStack over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 217 237
Rank change year-on-year +4 +20 +17
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 42 39 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.64% 0.61% 0.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.55% 3.59% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 39 32 74
Berkshire median annual salary £56,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +9.09% +22.91%
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £35,675
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £78,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +6.80% +15.08%

OpenStack is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,182 1,085 1,701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.98% 16.84% 18.73%
Number of salaries quoted 938 883 1,460
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £68,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing OpenStack as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for OpenStack in Berkshire

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack in Berkshire.

Salary trend for OpenStack in Berkshire

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenStack in Berkshire over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for OpenStack in Berkshire

OpenStack
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +21 27 £56,000 -6.67% 4
Newbury -2 12 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Slough +6 3 £55,000 -21.43%
Maidenhead - 2 £60,000 -
OpenStack
South East

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT jobs citing OpenStack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 29 (69.05%) Linux
2 26 (61.90%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (57.14%) Ansible
4 19 (45.24%) Python
5 16 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (30.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (30.95%) Configuration Management
6 13 (30.95%) VMware
7 11 (26.19%) Telecoms
7 11 (26.19%) Unix
7 11 (26.19%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (26.19%) Amazon S3
7 11 (26.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 11 (26.19%) Amazon Glacier
8 10 (23.81%) DevOps
8 10 (23.81%) NoSQL
8 10 (23.81%) Jenkins
8 10 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (23.81%) Network Security
8 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (23.81%) Apache
8 10 (23.81%) Java
9 9 (21.43%) Migration
9 9 (21.43%) Puppet
9 9 (21.43%) Kubernetes
10 8 (19.05%) AWS CloudFormation
10 8 (19.05%) Amazon ELB
10 8 (19.05%) SaltStack
10 8 (19.05%) Docker

OpenStack
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 10 (23.81%) Apache
2 5 (11.90%) JBoss
3 2 (4.76%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 26 (61.90%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (26.19%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (26.19%) Amazon Glacier
3 11 (26.19%) Amazon S3
3 11 (26.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 8 (19.05%) Amazon ELB
4 8 (19.05%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (11.90%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 5 (11.90%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (11.90%) GitHub
5 5 (11.90%) OpenShift
5 5 (11.90%) PaaS
6 4 (9.52%) SaaS
7 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) Network Security
2 5 (11.90%) AMQP
3 4 (9.52%) DNS
3 4 (9.52%) Firewall
3 4 (9.52%) LAN
3 4 (9.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) NoSQL
2 8 (19.05%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (19.05%) MySQL
3 5 (11.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (11.90%) Amazon QuickSight
3 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (11.90%) Hazelcast
3 5 (11.90%) Pentaho
3 5 (11.90%) RDBMS
3 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.76%) Big Data
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.90%) Bitbucket
2 5 (11.90%) Cucumber
2 5 (11.90%) Gatling
2 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.90%) GitLab
2 5 (11.90%) JMeter
2 5 (11.90%) JUnit
2 5 (11.90%) Maven
2 5 (11.90%) SpecFlow
2 5 (11.90%) Subversion
General
1 11 (26.19%) Telecoms
2 8 (19.05%) Marketing
3 5 (11.90%) Electronics
3 5 (11.90%) Finance
3 5 (11.90%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Cloud Engineer
2 14 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) AWS Developer
5 5 (11.90%) AWS Software Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) J2EE Software Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Java Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Java Software Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Senior J2EE Software Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Java Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) Web Services
2 5 (11.90%) AngularJS
2 5 (11.90%) CSS
2 5 (11.90%) Gherkin
2 5 (11.90%) Hibernate
2 5 (11.90%) HTML
2 5 (11.90%) J2EE
2 5 (11.90%) JPA
2 5 (11.90%) Middleware
2 5 (11.90%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (11.90%) RESTful
2 5 (11.90%) Spring
2 5 (11.90%) Spring Boot
3 1 (2.38%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (11.90%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.38%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (69.05%) Linux
2 11 (26.19%) Unix
3 5 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (9.52%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (30.95%) Configuration Management
1 13 (30.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (23.81%) DevOps
2 10 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (21.43%) Migration
4 8 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
4 8 (19.05%) TDD
4 8 (19.05%) Workflow
5 7 (16.67%) Presales
6 6 (14.29%) ITIL
6 6 (14.29%) Open Source
7 5 (11.90%) Analytics
7 5 (11.90%) BDD
7 5 (11.90%) Business Analytics
7 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (11.90%) High Availability
7 5 (11.90%) Programme Management
7 5 (11.90%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) Python
2 10 (23.81%) Java
3 8 (19.05%) SQL
4 5 (11.90%) Bash Shell
4 5 (11.90%) Java 8
4 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.90%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) MCSE
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (19.05%) Docker
3 5 (11.90%) KVM
3 5 (11.90%) oVirt
4 4 (9.52%) iptables
5 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.14%) vCloud
6 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (57.14%) Ansible
2 9 (21.43%) Kubernetes
2 9 (21.43%) Puppet
3 5 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (11.90%) rkt
3 5 (11.90%) Terraform
4 4 (9.52%) ZABBIX
5 3 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (7.14%) NetBackup
5 3 (7.14%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) VMware
2 8 (19.05%) SaltStack
3 7 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 5 (11.90%) Birst
4 5 (11.90%) NetApp
4 5 (11.90%) Oracle
4 5 (11.90%) SAP
5 4 (9.52%) Capita
6 3 (7.14%) EMC
6 3 (7.14%) Remedy
6 3 (7.14%) ServiceNow
6 3 (7.14%) Symantec
6 3 (7.14%) Veeam
6 3 (7.14%) Zerto
7 2 (4.76%) Dell
7 2 (4.76%) HP
7 2 (4.76%) Huawei
8 1 (2.38%) Cisco
8 1 (2.38%) Juniper