Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
London > Central London
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 320 312 324
Rank change year-on-year -8 +12 +109
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 65 57 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.46% 0.46% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.56% 2.46% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 60 52 78
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £52,250 £52,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £95,750 £85,875 £80,375
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +3.70% +12.50%

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 2,543 2,320 3,192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 17.98% 18.67% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2,286 2,092 2,885
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £81,250
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 21 September 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 21 September 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 -13 50 £70,000 - 6
West End of London - 3 £52,500 - 2
Southwark - 1 £50,000 -
OpenStack
London

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 59 (90.77%) Linux
2 52 (80.00%) Python
2 52 (80.00%) Ansible
3 48 (73.85%) Puppet
4 47 (72.31%) DevOps
5 44 (67.69%) Amazon AWS
6 41 (63.08%) Docker
7 37 (56.92%) Microsoft Azure
8 36 (55.38%) Opscode Chef
9 31 (47.69%) Configuration Management
10 30 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (44.62%) Kubernetes
11 29 (44.62%) Data Centre
12 28 (43.08%) Google Cloud Platform
12 28 (43.08%) Ruby
12 28 (43.08%) Google
13 27 (41.54%) Open Source
14 25 (38.46%) Salt
14 25 (38.46%) VMware
15 24 (36.92%) Stakeholder Management
15 24 (36.92%) Bash Shell
16 23 (35.38%) Scrum
17 19 (29.23%) Finance
18 18 (27.69%) VMware Infrastructure
19 17 (26.15%) Jenkins
20 15 (23.08%) Red Hat
20 15 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 12 (18.46%) VMware ESXi
22 11 (16.92%) OpenShift
22 11 (16.92%) 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 6 (9.23%) Apache
2 3 (4.62%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.08%) CloudStack
3 2 (3.08%) JBoss
4 1 (1.54%) Confluence
4 1 (1.54%) nginx
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 44 (67.69%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (56.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (43.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (16.92%) OpenShift
5 5 (7.69%) IaaS
6 4 (6.15%) GitHub
7 3 (4.62%) PaaS
8 2 (3.08%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (3.08%) Office 365
9 1 (1.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (1.54%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (1.54%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (1.54%) Linode
9 1 (1.54%) SaaS
9 1 (1.54%) Slack
9 1 (1.54%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.92%) Firewall
2 8 (12.31%) TCP/IP
3 7 (10.77%) VPN
4 6 (9.23%) DNS
4 6 (9.23%) HTTP
4 6 (9.23%) WAN
5 5 (7.69%) SSL
6 4 (6.15%) BGP
6 4 (6.15%) GLBP
6 4 (6.15%) HSRP
6 4 (6.15%) IPsec
6 4 (6.15%) SAN
6 4 (6.15%) VRRP
6 4 (6.15%) VXLAN
7 3 (4.62%) PBX
8 2 (3.08%) DHCP
8 2 (3.08%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (3.08%) NAS
8 2 (3.08%) VoIP
9 1 (1.54%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) MySQL
2 4 (6.15%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.62%) Big Data
4 2 (3.08%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (26.15%) Jenkins
2 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.15%) Artifactory
4 3 (4.62%) JIRA
5 2 (3.08%) GoCD
5 2 (3.08%) Maven
5 2 (3.08%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (3.08%) Subversion
6 1 (1.54%) Apache Archiva
6 1 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.54%) Firebug
6 1 (1.54%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.54%) MSI
6 1 (1.54%) RSpec
6 1 (1.54%) Selenium
6 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.54%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (29.23%) Finance
2 8 (12.31%) Advertising
3 4 (6.15%) Retail
4 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.08%) Games
5 2 (3.08%) Legal
6 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 32 (49.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (26.15%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (13.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 9 (13.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 7 (10.77%) Senior DevOps
4 7 (10.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Junior
6 5 (7.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Administrator
7 4 (6.15%) Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Junior DevOps
7 4 (6.15%) Junior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Junior Linux Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Juniper Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Network Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Network Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.15%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.85%) Middleware
2 4 (6.15%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (6.15%) LAMP
3 2 (3.08%) Kafka
3 2 (3.08%) Node.js
3 2 (3.08%) REST
4 1 (1.54%) Angular 2
4 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.54%) boto
4 1 (1.54%) CSS
4 1 (1.54%) Dropwizard
4 1 (1.54%) HTML
4 1 (1.54%) JSON
4 1 (1.54%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (1.54%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (1.54%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.54%) Web Services
4 1 (1.54%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (44.62%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.77%) Public Cloud
3 6 (9.23%) Fintech
3 6 (9.23%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.15%) Renewable Energy
5 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.08%) Life Science
7 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.54%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.54%) PKI
7 1 (1.54%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.54%) Video\Live Streaming
7 1 (1.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 59 (90.77%) Linux
2 15 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (15.38%) Unix
3 10 (15.38%) Windows
4 4 (6.15%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.62%) CentOS
6 2 (3.08%) Debian
7 1 (1.54%) MVS
7 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.54%) VMS
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (72.31%) DevOps
2 31 (47.69%) Configuration Management
3 30 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (41.54%) Open Source
5 24 (36.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (35.38%) Scrum
7 9 (13.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 7 (10.77%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.69%) Analytics
9 5 (7.69%) High Availability
10 4 (6.15%) Business Development
10 4 (6.15%) Data Analytics
10 4 (6.15%) Deployment Automation
11 3 (4.62%) Business Analysis
11 3 (4.62%) Change Control
11 3 (4.62%) Coaching
11 3 (4.62%) Load Balancing
11 3 (4.62%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.62%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (80.00%) Python
2 28 (43.08%) Ruby
3 24 (36.92%) Bash Shell
4 6 (9.23%) Java
4 6 (9.23%) Perl
5 4 (6.15%) C-shell
5 4 (6.15%) Go
5 4 (6.15%) Korn
5 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.62%) SQL
7 2 (3.08%) PHP
8 1 (1.54%) C#
8 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.54%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) RHCE
2 4 (6.15%) RHCSA
3 2 (3.08%) Degree
3 2 (3.08%) RHCA
4 1 (1.54%) CISSP
4 1 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) COBIT
1 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 41 (63.08%) Docker
2 18 (27.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (18.46%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (15.38%) vSphere
5 4 (6.15%) Active Directory
6 3 (4.62%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.62%) Xen
7 2 (3.08%) KVM
7 2 (3.08%) QEMU
7 2 (3.08%) RHEV
7 2 (3.08%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (3.08%) XenServer
8 1 (1.54%) Ceph
8 1 (1.54%) iptables
8 1 (1.54%) NFS
8 1 (1.54%) PowerDNS
8 1 (1.54%) VirtualBox
8 1 (1.54%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 52 (80.00%) Ansible
2 48 (73.85%) Puppet
3 36 (55.38%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (44.62%) Kubernetes
5 25 (38.46%) Salt
6 10 (15.38%) vRealize
7 9 (13.85%) vCenter Server
8 7 (10.77%) Terraform
9 4 (6.15%) FortiGate
10 2 (3.08%) Nagios
10 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (1.54%) Grafana
11 1 (1.54%) QRadar
11 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 28 (43.08%) Google
2 25 (38.46%) VMware
3 15 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 7 (10.77%) Juniper
5 6 (9.23%) Cisco
5 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.62%) SaltStack
6 3 (4.62%) Splunk
7 2 (3.08%) Citrix
7 2 (3.08%) Mitel
7 2 (3.08%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.54%) F5
8 1 (1.54%) IBM
8 1 (1.54%) IBM Sterling
8 1 (1.54%) Infoblox
8 1 (1.54%) Oracle