Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 219 242 253
Rank change year-on-year +23 +11 +64
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 50 36 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.74% 0.47% 0.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.26% 2.47% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 45 24 78
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.43% +27.27% -10.20%
10th Percentile £31,350 £49,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £73,250 £82,500 £70,375
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £53,400
% change year-on-year +10.00% -6.37% +18.67%

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 1,174 1,459 1,873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.39% 19.14% 16.93%
Number of salaries quoted 987 1,245 1,619
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,850 £29,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £70,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +22 32 £57,500 -4.17% 1
Newbury - 20 £53,750 - 2
Slough 0 1 £85,000 +21.43%
OpenStack
South East

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 43 (86.00%) Linux
2 34 (68.00%) DevOps
3 29 (58.00%) Python
4 26 (52.00%) Amazon AWS
5 22 (44.00%) Kubernetes
6 19 (38.00%) Ansible
6 19 (38.00%) VMware
7 18 (36.00%) TCP/IP
7 18 (36.00%) Degree
8 17 (34.00%) Internet
8 17 (34.00%) Data Centre
9 16 (32.00%) Docker
9 16 (32.00%) CentOS
10 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (28.00%) SaltStack
11 13 (26.00%) Cloud Foundry
11 13 (26.00%) API Integration
11 13 (26.00%) Private Cloud
11 13 (26.00%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (26.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (26.00%) Open Source
11 13 (26.00%) SSL
11 13 (26.00%) Identity Management
11 13 (26.00%) IPsec
11 13 (26.00%) VPN
11 13 (26.00%) HTTP
12 11 (22.00%) Ubuntu
12 11 (22.00%) TDD
12 11 (22.00%) Configuration Management
12 11 (22.00%) Virtual Private Cloud

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 13 (26.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (52.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (26.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (22.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 9 (18.00%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (12.00%) SaaS
6 5 (10.00%) Amazon Glacier
6 5 (10.00%) Amazon S3
7 4 (8.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (8.00%) GitHub
8 1 (2.00%) IaaS
8 1 (2.00%) OpenShift
8 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (36.00%) TCP/IP
2 17 (34.00%) Internet
3 13 (26.00%) HTTP
3 13 (26.00%) IPsec
3 13 (26.00%) SSL
3 13 (26.00%) VPN
4 10 (20.00%) LAN
4 10 (20.00%) WAN
5 5 (10.00%) DHCP
5 5 (10.00%) DNS
6 4 (8.00%) BGP
6 4 (8.00%) EIGRP
6 4 (8.00%) Firewall
6 4 (8.00%) MPLS
6 4 (8.00%) OSPF
6 4 (8.00%) RIP
7 1 (2.00%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.00%) HTTPS
7 1 (2.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (10.00%) MySQL
2 5 (10.00%) Redis
3 1 (2.00%) Big Data
3 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.00%) Impala
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Ant
1 4 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (8.00%) GitLab
1 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (8.00%) Maven
1 4 (8.00%) Subversion
1 4 (8.00%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 13 (26.00%) Platform Engineer
3 12 (24.00%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Linux Support
5 7 (14.00%) Linux Support Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Platform Support Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Support Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) Architect
6 6 (12.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) Customer Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) Customer Operations Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) Operations Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
7 5 (10.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 5 (10.00%) Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Python Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) Web Services
2 5 (10.00%) Django
2 5 (10.00%) REST
3 4 (8.00%) JSON
4 1 (2.00%) Angular 2
4 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.00%) CSS
4 1 (2.00%) HTML
4 1 (2.00%) HTML5
4 1 (2.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (26.00%) Private Cloud
3 9 (18.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (12.00%) Blog
5 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (8.00%) Client/Server
5 4 (8.00%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.00%) CMDB
6 1 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 43 (86.00%) Linux
2 16 (32.00%) CentOS
3 11 (22.00%) Ubuntu
4 8 (16.00%) Unix
5 5 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (10.00%) Windows
6 1 (2.00%) Debian
6 1 (2.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (68.00%) DevOps
2 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (26.00%) API Integration
3 13 (26.00%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (26.00%) Identity Management
3 13 (26.00%) Open Source
4 11 (22.00%) Configuration Management
4 11 (22.00%) TDD
5 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (12.00%) Customer Engagement
6 6 (12.00%) Security Architecture
7 5 (10.00%) ITIL
8 4 (8.00%) BDD
8 4 (8.00%) High Availability
8 4 (8.00%) Load Balancing
8 4 (8.00%) Mathematics
8 4 (8.00%) Scrum
8 4 (8.00%) Test Automation
8 4 (8.00%) Workflow
8 4 (8.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (58.00%) Python
2 10 (20.00%) Java
2 10 (20.00%) SQL
3 9 (18.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (12.00%) C
5 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.00%) Perl
6 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (8.00%) Scala
7 2 (4.00%) C++
8 1 (2.00%) C#
8 1 (2.00%) PHP
8 1 (2.00%) R
8 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (36.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 16 (32.00%) Docker
2 5 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (44.00%) Kubernetes
2 19 (38.00%) Ansible
3 8 (16.00%) Nagios
4 7 (14.00%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (14.00%) Puppet
5 4 (8.00%) cPanel
5 4 (8.00%) Salt
5 4 (8.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (38.00%) VMware
2 14 (28.00%) SaltStack
3 7 (14.00%) Cisco
3 7 (14.00%) Juniper
4 5 (10.00%) Citrix
4 5 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (8.00%) AppDynamics
5 4 (8.00%) New Relic
5 4 (8.00%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.00%) EMC
6 1 (2.00%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (2.00%) NetApp