Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 238 228
Rank change year-on-year +25 -10 +63
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 54 25 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.77% 0.38% 1.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.27% 2.03% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 47 16 89
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £68,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.36% +25.00% -4.35%
10th Percentile £45,000 £46,875 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £78,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +10.00%

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 1,265 1,229 1,648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.15% 18.51% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,006 1,008 1,432
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £70,000
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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +30 34 £65,000 +18.18% 10
Newbury +1 21 £55,000 -4.35% 3
Slough +7 3 £55,000 -24.14%
Maidenhead - 2 £60,000 -
OpenStack
South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 40 (74.07%) Linux
2 30 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (46.30%) Ansible
4 24 (44.44%) Python
5 22 (40.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 21 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (33.33%) DevOps
8 16 (29.63%) Amazon Glacier
8 16 (29.63%) Amazon EC2
8 16 (29.63%) Amazon S3
9 15 (27.78%) Unix
10 13 (24.07%) VMware
11 11 (20.37%) Telecoms
11 11 (20.37%) Web Services
11 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (20.37%) Software Engineering
11 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (20.37%) Data Centre
12 10 (18.52%) SaltStack
12 10 (18.52%) Network Security
12 10 (18.52%) Apache
12 10 (18.52%) Configuration Management
13 9 (16.67%) Open Source
13 9 (16.67%) Degree
13 9 (16.67%) TDD
14 8 (14.81%) Workflow
14 8 (14.81%) Amazon ELB
14 8 (14.81%) AWS CloudFormation
15 7 (12.96%) Kubernetes
15 7 (12.96%) LAN

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 (18.52%) Apache
2 6 (11.11%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (3.70%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 30 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (40.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 21 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (29.63%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (29.63%) Amazon Glacier
4 16 (29.63%) Amazon S3
5 8 (14.81%) Amazon ELB
5 8 (14.81%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (5.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (5.56%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (5.56%) SaaS
7 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) Network Security
2 7 (12.96%) LAN
2 7 (12.96%) WAN
3 6 (11.11%) HTTP
3 6 (11.11%) Internet
3 6 (11.11%) IPsec
3 6 (11.11%) SSL
3 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 6 (11.11%) VPN
4 3 (5.56%) AMQP
4 3 (5.56%) DNS
4 3 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (11.11%) MySQL
2 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (5.56%) Amazon QuickSight
3 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.56%) Hazelcast
3 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.56%) Pentaho
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.70%) Big Data
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Cucumber
1 3 (5.56%) Gatling
1 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.56%) JMeter
1 3 (5.56%) JUnit
1 3 (5.56%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (20.37%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.41%) Marketing
3 3 (5.56%) Electronics
3 3 (5.56%) Finance
3 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (46.30%) Cloud Engineer
2 17 (31.48%) AWS Engineer
3 8 (14.81%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Architect
4 7 (12.96%) Cloud Architect
4 7 (12.96%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Unix Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Customer Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Customer Operations Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 6 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Platform Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.37%) Web Services
2 3 (5.56%) AngularJS
2 3 (5.56%) CSS
2 3 (5.56%) Gherkin
2 3 (5.56%) Hibernate
2 3 (5.56%) HTML
2 3 (5.56%) J2EE
2 3 (5.56%) JPA
2 3 (5.56%) Middleware
2 3 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (5.56%) RESTful
2 3 (5.56%) Spring
3 1 (1.85%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.11%) Blog
2 6 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.11%) Private Cloud
3 5 (9.26%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.85%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 40 (74.07%) Linux
2 15 (27.78%) Unix
3 5 (9.26%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.70%) CentOS
4 2 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) DevOps
2 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (20.37%) Software Engineering
3 10 (18.52%) Configuration Management
4 9 (16.67%) Open Source
4 9 (16.67%) TDD
5 8 (14.81%) Workflow
6 6 (11.11%) API Integration
6 6 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
6 6 (11.11%) Identity Management
6 6 (11.11%) ITIL
6 6 (11.11%) Migration
6 6 (11.11%) Presales
6 6 (11.11%) Security Architecture
7 3 (5.56%) Analytics
7 3 (5.56%) Business Analytics
7 3 (5.56%) High Availability
7 3 (5.56%) Microservices
7 3 (5.56%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (44.44%) Python
2 6 (11.11%) SQL
3 3 (5.56%) Java
3 3 (5.56%) Java 8
3 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) MCSE
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.56%) Docker
2 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.56%) iptables
2 3 (5.56%) vCloud
3 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (46.30%) Ansible
2 7 (12.96%) Kubernetes
3 3 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (5.56%) NetBackup
3 3 (5.56%) Puppet
3 3 (5.56%) Terraform
3 3 (5.56%) vCenter Server
3 3 (5.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) VMware
2 10 (18.52%) SaltStack
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle
4 4 (7.41%) NetApp
5 3 (5.56%) Birst
5 3 (5.56%) Capita
5 3 (5.56%) Cisco
5 3 (5.56%) EMC
5 3 (5.56%) Juniper
5 3 (5.56%) Remedy
5 3 (5.56%) SAP
5 3 (5.56%) ServiceNow
5 3 (5.56%) Symantec
5 3 (5.56%) Veeam
5 3 (5.56%) Zerto
6 1 (1.85%) Dell
6 1 (1.85%) HP
6 1 (1.85%) Huawei
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat