Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 218 258 236
Rank change year-on-year +40 -22 +104
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 48 44 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.76% 0.50% 0.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.63% 2.65% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 46 32 97
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +50.00% -15.89%
10th Percentile £31,688 £43,225 £37,500
90th Percentile £71,875 £78,750 £70,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +21.21%

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 1036 1658 1904
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.33% 19.02% 17.44%
Number of salaries quoted 891 1417 1567
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £27,750 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 +41 26 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Newbury -7 16 £52,500 - 2
Slough -8 3 £65,000 -7.14%
OpenStack
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 37 (77.08%) DevOps
2 36 (75.00%) Linux
3 28 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (56.25%) Docker
5 25 (52.08%) Kubernetes
6 24 (50.00%) VMware
7 21 (43.75%) Python
8 20 (41.67%) Degree
8 20 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 19 (39.58%) Java
9 19 (39.58%) TCP/IP
9 19 (39.58%) Puppet
10 18 (37.50%) Ansible
10 18 (37.50%) Data Centre
11 17 (35.42%) Internet
11 17 (35.42%) CentOS
12 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (31.25%) MySQL
14 14 (29.17%) HTTP
14 14 (29.17%) Open Source
14 14 (29.17%) Private Cloud
15 13 (27.08%) Jenkins
15 13 (27.08%) Cloud Foundry
15 13 (27.08%) API Integration
15 13 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (27.08%) Identity Management
15 13 (27.08%) IPsec
15 13 (27.08%) VPN
15 13 (27.08%) SSL
16 12 (25.00%) JavaScript

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 (27.08%) Cloud Foundry
2 8 (16.67%) Confluence
2 8 (16.67%) Jetty
2 8 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 8 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 5 (10.42%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 28 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (14.58%) SaaS
4 5 (10.42%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (8.33%) GitHub
6 3 (6.25%) IaaS
7 2 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (4.17%) OpenShift
7 2 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (39.58%) TCP/IP
2 17 (35.42%) Internet
3 14 (29.17%) HTTP
4 13 (27.08%) IPsec
4 13 (27.08%) SSL
4 13 (27.08%) VPN
5 7 (14.58%) LAN
5 7 (14.58%) WAN
6 6 (12.50%) DHCP
6 6 (12.50%) DNS
7 4 (8.33%) BGP
7 4 (8.33%) EIGRP
7 4 (8.33%) Firewall
7 4 (8.33%) MPLS
7 4 (8.33%) OSPF
7 4 (8.33%) RIP
8 2 (4.17%) Network Security
9 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
9 1 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (2.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) MySQL
2 9 (18.75%) NoSQL
3 5 (10.42%) Redis
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.08%) Big Data
4 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.08%) Impala
4 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (27.08%) Jenkins
2 8 (16.67%) JIRA
3 5 (10.42%) Vagrant
4 4 (8.33%) Ant
4 4 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 4 (8.33%) GitLab
4 4 (8.33%) Maven
4 4 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 10 (20.83%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 14 (29.17%) Linux Engineer
2 14 (29.17%) Linux Support
2 14 (29.17%) Linux Support Engineer
2 14 (29.17%) Platform Engineer
2 14 (29.17%) Support Engineer
3 13 (27.08%) Developer
3 13 (27.08%) Platform Support Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Java Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Senior Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Agile Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Senior Agile Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Telecoms Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Telecoms Java Developer
6 5 (10.42%) DevOps Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) REST
1 12 (25.00%) Web Services
2 9 (18.75%) HTML
3 8 (16.67%) CSS
4 6 (12.50%) Django
5 4 (8.33%) JSON
6 2 (4.17%) Node.js
7 1 (2.08%) Angular 2
7 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.08%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 14 (29.17%) Private Cloud
3 9 (18.75%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.33%) Client/Server
4 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.33%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.08%) CMDB
5 1 (2.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 36 (75.00%) Linux
2 17 (35.42%) CentOS
3 11 (22.92%) Ubuntu
4 8 (16.67%) Windows
5 5 (10.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (10.42%) Unix
6 1 (2.08%) Debian
6 1 (2.08%) VMS
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (77.08%) DevOps
2 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (29.17%) Open Source
4 13 (27.08%) API Integration
4 13 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (27.08%) Identity Management
5 12 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (25.00%) TDD
6 11 (22.92%) Scrum
7 7 (14.58%) Front End Development
7 7 (14.58%) ITIL
7 7 (14.58%) Kanban
8 6 (12.50%) Configuration Management
9 5 (10.42%) Load Balancing
9 5 (10.42%) Network Virtualisation
9 5 (10.42%) Proactive Monitoring
9 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
10 4 (8.33%) Performance Optimisation
10 4 (8.33%) Release Automation
10 4 (8.33%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) Python
2 19 (39.58%) Java
3 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (22.92%) Bash Shell
4 11 (22.92%) SQL
5 8 (16.67%) C
5 8 (16.67%) Perl
6 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
6 4 (8.33%) Scala
7 2 (4.17%) C++
7 2 (4.17%) Ruby
8 1 (2.08%) Go
8 1 (2.08%) R
8 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (41.67%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.17%) MCSE
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.08%) MCTS
System Software
1 27 (56.25%) Docker
2 9 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (14.58%) vSphere
4 6 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 5 (10.42%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (6.25%) KVM
7 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
7 1 (2.08%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 25 (52.08%) Kubernetes
2 19 (39.58%) Puppet
3 18 (37.50%) Ansible
4 12 (25.00%) Terraform
5 10 (20.83%) Nagios
5 10 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (12.50%) cPanel
7 5 (10.42%) Salt
8 1 (2.08%) CloudForms
8 1 (2.08%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 24 (50.00%) VMware
2 9 (18.75%) Google
3 7 (14.58%) Cisco
3 7 (14.58%) Juniper
3 7 (14.58%) ServiceNow
4 6 (12.50%) Citrix
4 6 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 4 (8.33%) AppDynamics
5 4 (8.33%) New Relic
5 4 (8.33%) Rackspace
6 3 (6.25%) SaltStack
7 2 (4.17%) EMC
7 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.17%) NetApp
7 2 (4.17%) Oracle
8 1 (2.08%) MicroStrategy