Period
to 14 July 2020

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 14 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 149 234 221
Rank change year-on-year +85 -13 +16
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 8 15 54
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.30% 0.26% 0.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.48% 1.69% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 49
Median annual salary £41,250 £71,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.11% +23.91% -14.81%
10th Percentile £32,125 £45,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £59,125 £75,625 £75,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -21.74% +4.55% -

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 323 890 1,228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.06% 15.21% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 277 763 973
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £29,100 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £73,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.56% +8.33% +5.88%

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenStack in Berkshire

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing OpenStack in Berkshire.

Salary trend for OpenStack in Berkshire

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing OpenStack in Berkshire over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

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 14 July 2020. 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 +65 4 £35,000 -53.33% 1
Newbury +39 3 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Slough +24 1 £70,000 +27.27%
OpenStack
South East

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Ubuntu
3 6 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
5 4 (50.00%) Firewall
5 4 (50.00%) LAMP
5 4 (50.00%) MySQL
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (50.00%) Citrix
5 4 (50.00%) SAN
5 4 (50.00%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (50.00%) CloudStack
5 4 (50.00%) KVM
5 4 (50.00%) Ansible
5 4 (50.00%) Docker
5 4 (50.00%) DevOps
6 3 (37.50%) Data Privacy
6 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (37.50%) Open Source
6 3 (37.50%) Confluence
6 3 (37.50%) LXC
6 3 (37.50%) Rust
6 3 (37.50%) Cyberattack
6 3 (37.50%) Fintech
6 3 (37.50%) Banking

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 4 (50.00%) CloudStack
2 3 (37.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) AWS
1 3 (37.50%) Azure
2 1 (12.50%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Python Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Support
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps Developer
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Support
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) LAMP
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Cyberattack
2 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Ubuntu
3 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (37.50%) CentOS
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (37.50%) Data Privacy
3 3 (37.50%) Fintech
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) High Availability
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (37.50%) Python
1 3 (37.50%) Rust
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix Hypervisor
1 4 (50.00%) Docker
1 4 (50.00%) KVM
2 3 (37.50%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix