Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 234 207 257
Rank change year-on-year -27 +50 -19
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 19 53 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.31% 0.83% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.81% 5.00% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 17 51 32
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -14.29% +40.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £30,000 £49,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £82,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 1,050 1,059 1,600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.33% 16.60% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 828 911 1,363
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -12 12 £52,500 -12.50%
Slough -9 4 £65,000 -
Newbury -3 2 £48,750 -11.36% 1
OpenStack
South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 16 (84.21%) Linux
2 15 (78.95%) Ansible
3 14 (73.68%) Python
4 11 (57.89%) Red Hat
4 11 (57.89%) Telecoms
4 11 (57.89%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (52.63%) Jenkins
5 10 (52.63%) Puppet
5 10 (52.63%) Bash Shell
5 10 (52.63%) Java
6 9 (47.37%) DevOps
6 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
7 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (36.84%) Finance
7 7 (36.84%) Manufacturing
7 7 (36.84%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (31.58%) KVM
8 6 (31.58%) VMware
8 6 (31.58%) SQL
8 6 (31.58%) MySQL
8 6 (31.58%) Windows
8 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
8 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (31.58%) NoSQL
9 5 (26.32%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (26.32%) GitHub
9 5 (26.32%) Bitbucket
9 5 (26.32%) SaltStack
9 5 (26.32%) 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 5 (26.32%) JBoss
2 4 (21.05%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 11 (57.89%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (26.32%) GitHub
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (26.32%) OpenShift
2 5 (26.32%) PaaS
3 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (10.53%) VSAN
3 1 (5.26%) AMQP
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) MySQL
1 6 (31.58%) NoSQL
2 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
2 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
3 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon QuickSight
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.26%) Hazelcast
4 1 (5.26%) Pentaho
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Jenkins
2 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
3 5 (26.32%) Bitbucket
3 5 (26.32%) GitLab
3 5 (26.32%) Maven
3 5 (26.32%) Subversion
4 4 (21.05%) Gerrit
5 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.26%) Gatling
5 1 (5.26%) JMeter
5 1 (5.26%) JUnit
5 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (57.89%) Telecoms
2 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Manufacturing
3 5 (26.32%) Electronics
3 5 (26.32%) Marketing
4 4 (21.05%) Aerospace
4 4 (21.05%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Linux Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) AWS Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) AWS Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Azure Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) Azure Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) RabbitMQ
1 5 (26.32%) Spring Boot
2 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (5.26%) Gherkin
2 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) J2EE
2 1 (5.26%) JPA
2 1 (5.26%) libvirt
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) RESTful
2 1 (5.26%) Spring
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 4 (21.05%) Life Science
2 4 (21.05%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Cyberattack
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (21.05%) Unix
5 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.26%) CentOS
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) DevOps
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
4 5 (26.32%) Auto-Scaling
4 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (26.32%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
4 5 (26.32%) Programme Management
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL
5 4 (21.05%) Service Management
6 3 (15.79%) Migration
6 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
7 2 (10.53%) Data Management
7 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
7 2 (10.53%) Physics
7 2 (10.53%) Storage Management
7 2 (10.53%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) Python
2 10 (52.63%) Bash Shell
2 10 (52.63%) Java
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) Java 8
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) KVM
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (26.32%) Docker
2 5 (26.32%) oVirt
3 2 (10.53%) Ceph
4 1 (5.26%) iptables
Systems Management
1 15 (78.95%) Ansible
2 10 (52.63%) Puppet
3 5 (26.32%) Kubernetes
3 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (26.32%) rkt
4 1 (5.26%) Cacti
4 1 (5.26%) Nagios
4 1 (5.26%) Prometheus
4 1 (5.26%) Terraform
4 1 (5.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Red Hat
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) SaltStack
3 5 (26.32%) SAP
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle
5 2 (10.53%) Huawei
6 1 (5.26%) Birst
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco
6 1 (5.26%) Juniper