Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
London > Central London
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 329 313 336
Rank change year-on-year -16 +23 +78
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 60 74 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.43% 0.54% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.47% 2.80% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 56 66 57
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.70% +8.00%
10th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £91,875 £84,375 £79,250
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000

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 Central London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2,430 2,639 2,864
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 17.35% 19.17% 19.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2,194 2,382 2,601
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.80% +4.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,575 £32,500 £33,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £83,750
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing OpenStack as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for OpenStack in Central London

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack in Central London.

Salary trend for OpenStack in Central London

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenStack in Central London over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for OpenStack in Central London

OpenStack
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the Central London region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
City of London -15 49 £70,000 - 5
West End of London - 3 £52,500 -
Southwark +80 1 £50,000 -33.33%
OpenStack
London

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Central London region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 56 (93.33%) Linux
2 52 (86.67%) Python
2 52 (86.67%) Ansible
3 48 (80.00%) Puppet
4 44 (73.33%) DevOps
5 42 (70.00%) Docker
6 35 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
7 31 (51.67%) Opscode Chef
8 30 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 28 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (45.00%) Ruby
10 27 (45.00%) Configuration Management
10 27 (45.00%) Kubernetes
10 27 (45.00%) Data Centre
11 26 (43.33%) Bash Shell
12 25 (41.67%) Google Cloud Platform
12 25 (41.67%) Google
12 25 (41.67%) VMware
13 24 (40.00%) Open Source
14 23 (38.33%) Salt
14 23 (38.33%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (38.33%) Scrum
15 20 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
15 20 (33.33%) Finance
16 19 (31.67%) Red Hat
17 18 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 17 (28.33%) VMware ESXi
18 17 (28.33%) Jenkins
19 16 (26.67%) OpenShift
19 16 (26.67%) RHCE

OpenStack
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 (8.33%) Apache
2 2 (3.33%) CloudStack
2 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.67%) JBoss
3 1 (1.67%) nginx
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 35 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (41.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 16 (26.67%) OpenShift
5 3 (5.00%) GitHub
6 2 (3.33%) Office 365
7 1 (1.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.67%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.67%) IaaS
7 1 (1.67%) PaaS
7 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.00%) Firewall
2 7 (11.67%) WAN
3 6 (10.00%) HTTP
3 6 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (10.00%) VPN
4 5 (8.33%) BGP
4 5 (8.33%) DNS
4 5 (8.33%) SSL
5 4 (6.67%) GLBP
5 4 (6.67%) HSRP
5 4 (6.67%) IPsec
5 4 (6.67%) VRRP
5 4 (6.67%) VXLAN
6 3 (5.00%) PBX
6 3 (5.00%) SAN
7 2 (3.33%) DHCP
7 2 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (3.33%) NAS
7 2 (3.33%) VoIP
8 1 (1.67%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) MySQL
2 3 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (3.33%) Big Data
3 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (28.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.00%) Artifactory
4 2 (3.33%) GoCD
4 2 (3.33%) JIRA
5 1 (1.67%) Apache Archiva
5 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.67%) Firebug
5 1 (1.67%) Maven
5 1 (1.67%) RSpec
5 1 (1.67%) Selenium
5 1 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.67%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.67%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (33.33%) Finance
2 13 (21.67%) Advertising
3 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.33%) Games
4 2 (3.33%) Legal
4 2 (3.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (55.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (35.00%) Linux Engineer
3 14 (23.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 14 (23.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 6 (10.00%) Junior
4 6 (10.00%) Junior DevOps
4 6 (10.00%) Junior DevOps Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Junior Linux Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
4 6 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Network Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Juniper Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Network Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Administrator
7 3 (5.00%) Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Lead DevOps
7 3 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.33%) Middleware
2 3 (5.00%) LAMP
3 2 (3.33%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.67%) Angular 2
4 1 (1.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.67%) CSS
4 1 (1.67%) Dropwizard
4 1 (1.67%) HTML
4 1 (1.67%) JSON
4 1 (1.67%) Kafka
4 1 (1.67%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (1.67%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (1.67%) Node.js
4 1 (1.67%) REST
4 1 (1.67%) Web Services
4 1 (1.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (45.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.67%) Public Cloud
3 4 (6.67%) Renewable Energy
4 3 (5.00%) Fintech
5 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.67%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.67%) Life Science
6 1 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.67%) PKI
6 1 (1.67%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.67%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 56 (93.33%) Linux
2 18 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (13.33%) Windows
4 7 (11.67%) Unix
5 4 (6.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.67%) CentOS
6 1 (1.67%) Debian
6 1 (1.67%) MVS
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (73.33%) DevOps
2 28 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (45.00%) Configuration Management
4 24 (40.00%) Open Source
5 23 (38.33%) Scrum
5 23 (38.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (8.33%) Analytics
8 4 (6.67%) Business Development
8 4 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (6.67%) Data Analytics
8 4 (6.67%) High Availability
9 3 (5.00%) Coaching
9 3 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.00%) Server Building
9 3 (5.00%) Server Management
10 2 (3.33%) Change Control
10 2 (3.33%) Deployment Automation
10 2 (3.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (86.67%) Python
2 27 (45.00%) Ruby
3 26 (43.33%) Bash Shell
4 6 (10.00%) Perl
5 5 (8.33%) C-shell
5 5 (8.33%) Korn
6 4 (6.67%) Java
7 3 (5.00%) Go
7 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.33%) SQL
9 1 (1.67%) C#
9 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.67%) PHP
9 1 (1.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (26.67%) RHCE
2 6 (10.00%) RHCSA
3 2 (3.33%) RHCA
4 1 (1.67%) CISSP
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.67%) Degree
4 1 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) COBIT
1 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 42 (70.00%) Docker
2 20 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (28.33%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (23.33%) vSphere
5 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
6 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.33%) RHEV
6 2 (3.33%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (3.33%) Xen
6 2 (3.33%) XenServer
7 1 (1.67%) KVM
7 1 (1.67%) NFS
7 1 (1.67%) PowerDNS
7 1 (1.67%) QEMU
7 1 (1.67%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 52 (86.67%) Ansible
2 48 (80.00%) Puppet
3 31 (51.67%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (45.00%) Kubernetes
5 23 (38.33%) Salt
6 14 (23.33%) vCenter Server
6 14 (23.33%) vRealize
7 4 (6.67%) FortiGate
8 3 (5.00%) Terraform
9 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (1.67%) Grafana
10 1 (1.67%) Nagios
10 1 (1.67%) QRadar
10 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (1.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (41.67%) Google
1 25 (41.67%) VMware
2 19 (31.67%) Red Hat
3 8 (13.33%) Juniper
4 6 (10.00%) Cisco
5 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.00%) SaltStack
7 2 (3.33%) Citrix
7 2 (3.33%) Mitel
7 2 (3.33%) Palo Alto
7 2 (3.33%) Splunk
8 1 (1.67%) IBM
8 1 (1.67%) IBM Sterling
8 1 (1.67%) Oracle