The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for OpenStack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 230 311
Rank change year-on-year +24 +81  
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 28 49 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.53% 0.68% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.29% 3.75% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 25 46 13
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,750 £50,600
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £78,750 £79,200
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.54% +4.76%  

OpenStack is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 851 1308 2129
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 16.14% 18.27% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 754 1149 1825
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing OpenStack as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for OpenStack in the City of London

OpenStack
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for OpenStack in the City of London

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenStack in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for OpenStack in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 City of London region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 33 (63.46%) Puppet
2 32 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (57.69%) Linux
4 27 (51.92%) Python
5 24 (46.15%) Ansible
6 23 (44.23%) Bash Shell
7 22 (42.31%) Microsoft Azure
8 20 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (38.46%) DevOps
9 19 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (32.69%) Open Source
10 17 (32.69%) Opscode Chef
10 17 (32.69%) Red Hat
10 17 (32.69%) VMware
11 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (30.77%) Banking
11 16 (30.77%) Tomcat
11 16 (30.77%) Unix
11 16 (30.77%) Oracle
11 16 (30.77%) MongoDB
12 15 (28.85%) NoSQL
12 15 (28.85%) Finance
13 14 (26.92%) WebSphere
13 14 (26.92%) MySQL
13 14 (26.92%) Perl
14 13 (25.00%) Java
14 13 (25.00%) WebLogic
14 13 (25.00%) Configuration Management
15 12 (23.08%) JBoss
15 12 (23.08%) DSDM

OpenStack
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 16 (30.77%) Tomcat
2 14 (26.92%) WebSphere
3 13 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 12 (23.08%) Apache Spark
4 12 (23.08%) JBoss
5 10 (19.23%) Jetty
5 10 (19.23%) nginx
6 9 (17.31%) Apache Solr
6 9 (17.31%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (15.38%) Apache
8 6 (11.54%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (9.62%) CloudStack
10 4 (7.69%) Confluence
11 3 (5.77%) CMS
11 3 (5.77%) Drupal
12 1 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (1.92%) IIS
12 1 (1.92%) Mongrel
Cloud Services
1 32 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (42.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (11.54%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (7.69%) Heroku
5 3 (5.77%) Bluemix
5 3 (5.77%) Datadog
5 3 (5.77%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (3.85%) IaaS
6 2 (3.85%) PaaS
7 1 (1.92%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.92%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.92%) DigitalOcean
7 1 (1.92%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (1.92%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.23%) Ethernet
1 10 (19.23%) Firewall
1 10 (19.23%) MPLS
2 7 (13.46%) WAN
3 5 (9.62%) BGP
3 5 (9.62%) DNS
3 5 (9.62%) SDH
3 5 (9.62%) VoIP
4 4 (7.69%) HTTP
5 3 (5.77%) HTTPS
5 3 (5.77%) Internet
5 3 (5.77%) Kerberos
5 3 (5.77%) SSL
6 2 (3.85%) LAN
6 2 (3.85%) Network Security
7 1 (1.92%) InfiniBand
7 1 (1.92%) NAS
7 1 (1.92%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.92%) SAN
7 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) MongoDB
2 15 (28.85%) NoSQL
3 14 (26.92%) MySQL
4 12 (23.08%) Hadoop
5 11 (21.15%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (19.23%) Big Data
6 10 (19.23%) Redis
7 9 (17.31%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (17.31%) Couchbase
7 9 (17.31%) Riak
7 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
8 7 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
9 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (1.92%) InfluxDB
10 1 (1.92%) OpenTSDB
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Jenkins
2 7 (13.46%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.62%) JIRA
4 4 (7.69%) FishEye
4 4 (7.69%) GoCD
4 4 (7.69%) Subversion
4 4 (7.69%) Travis CI
4 4 (7.69%) Vagrant
5 3 (5.77%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.92%) Hudson
6 1 (1.92%) JUnit
6 1 (1.92%) Maven
General
1 16 (30.77%) Banking
2 15 (28.85%) Finance
3 9 (17.31%) Retail
4 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.85%) Front Office
6 1 (1.92%) Legal
6 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (21.15%) Consultant
2 10 (19.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Linux Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Presales Consultant
3 9 (17.31%) Developer
3 9 (17.31%) Java Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Administrator
4 6 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (9.62%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (9.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (9.62%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) Technical Presales Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (5.77%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.77%) Web Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) Lead DevOps
7 2 (3.85%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.15%) Elastic Stack
2 9 (17.31%) AngularJS
2 9 (17.31%) Lucene
2 9 (17.31%) React
3 8 (15.38%) LAMP
4 3 (5.77%) .NET
4 3 (5.77%) Node.js
4 3 (5.77%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (5.77%) Sass
4 3 (5.77%) Sphinx
4 3 (5.77%) WebSockets
5 2 (3.85%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (3.85%) Web Services
6 1 (1.92%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.92%) JDBC
6 1 (1.92%) OpenVZ
6 1 (1.92%) Servlets
6 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.62%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (9.62%) IVR
3 3 (5.77%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.85%) Xbox
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.92%) Clustering
5 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.92%) Fintech
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.92%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (57.69%) Linux
2 20 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (30.77%) Unix
4 10 (19.23%) Ubuntu
5 6 (11.54%) Android
5 6 (11.54%) Apple iOS
5 6 (11.54%) CentOS
6 5 (9.62%) Windows
7 4 (7.69%) Debian
8 1 (1.92%) Fedora
8 1 (1.92%) SUSE
8 1 (1.92%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) DevOps
2 19 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (32.69%) Open Source
4 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 12 (23.08%) Coaching
6 12 (23.08%) DSDM
6 12 (23.08%) RUP
6 12 (23.08%) Scrum
7 10 (19.23%) Presales
8 9 (17.31%) Concurrent Programming
8 9 (17.31%) Kanban
8 9 (17.31%) Mentoring
8 9 (17.31%) Multithreading
8 9 (17.31%) OO
8 9 (17.31%) Software Delivery
8 9 (17.31%) TDD
8 9 (17.31%) UML
8 9 (17.31%) Web Development
9 8 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 27 (51.92%) Python
2 23 (44.23%) Bash Shell
3 14 (26.92%) Perl
4 13 (25.00%) Java
5 11 (21.15%) Go
6 10 (19.23%) Ruby
7 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
7 7 (13.46%) Shell Script
8 6 (11.54%) C#
9 5 (9.62%) PHP
10 3 (5.77%) SQL
11 1 (1.92%) C++
11 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) RHCA
1 7 (13.46%) RHCE
2 6 (11.54%) Degree
3 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 10 (19.23%) Docker
2 6 (11.54%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.69%) vCloud
3 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.69%) Xen
4 3 (5.77%) KVM
4 3 (5.77%) LXC
4 3 (5.77%) NFS
4 3 (5.77%) Samba
4 3 (5.77%) VirtualBox
4 3 (5.77%) vSphere
4 3 (5.77%) XenServer
5 1 (1.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 33 (63.46%) Puppet
2 24 (46.15%) Ansible
3 17 (32.69%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (23.08%) Salt
5 9 (17.31%) Kibana
5 9 (17.31%) logstash
6 5 (9.62%) Terraform
7 3 (5.77%) Cobbler
7 3 (5.77%) Tivoli
8 2 (3.85%) HAProxy
9 1 (1.92%) Control-M
9 1 (1.92%) Grafana
9 1 (1.92%) Nagios
9 1 (1.92%) NetBackup
9 1 (1.92%) OpenView
9 1 (1.92%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (1.92%) Packer
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) Red Hat
1 17 (32.69%) VMware
2 16 (30.77%) Oracle
3 6 (11.54%) Google
4 5 (9.62%) Rackspace
4 5 (9.62%) SaltStack
5 4 (7.69%) Atlassian
5 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.77%) EnterpriseDB
6 3 (5.77%) HP
6 3 (5.77%) New Relic
7 1 (1.92%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.92%) Citrix
7 1 (1.92%) Dell
7 1 (1.92%) EMC
7 1 (1.92%) NetApp
7 1 (1.92%) Remedy
7 1 (1.92%) RightScale
7 1 (1.92%) Veritas
7 1 (1.92%) Vertica
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago