Period
to 18 May 2021

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 6 months to 18 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 230 258 293
Rank change year-on-year +28 +35 +45
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 7 12 48
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.17% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.04% 1.20% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 48
10th Percentile £57,000 £66,500 £57,500
25th Percentile £77,500 £68,750 £62,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £100,000 £72,500 £75,750
Median % change year-on-year +37.93% -4.29% +8.21%
75th Percentile £110,000 £76,250 £85,000
90th Percentile " £83,875 £112,500
Central London median annual salary £100,000 £72,500 £73,250
% change year-on-year +37.93% -1.02% +12.69%

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 the City of London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 673 996 1,542
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.52% 13.78% 15.23%
Number of salaries quoted 614 895 1,361
10th Percentile £46,250 £38,200 £32,500
25th Percentile £55,313 £46,250 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.38% - +8.33%
75th Percentile £88,750 £78,125 £81,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £93,750 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £71,750 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +10.38% +4.00% +6.84%

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing OpenStack as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for OpenStack in the City of London

OpenStack
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing OpenStack in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 May 2021.

Salary histogram for OpenStack in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 May 2021, 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 City of London region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 7 (100.00%) Ansible
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Hadoop
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) Microservices
3 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
3 4 (57.14%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
3 4 (57.14%) SaaS
3 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
3 4 (57.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (57.14%) Kafka
3 4 (57.14%) Private Cloud
4 3 (42.86%) OpenShift
4 3 (42.86%) Apache Thrift
4 3 (42.86%) API Development
4 3 (42.86%) Java 8
4 3 (42.86%) CQRS
4 3 (42.86%) Big Data
4 3 (42.86%) HBase
4 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) GCP
4 3 (42.86%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (42.86%) Kubernetes
4 3 (42.86%) Docker
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps

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 3 (42.86%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) SaaS
2 3 (42.86%) AWS
2 3 (42.86%) Azure
2 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (42.86%) GCP
2 3 (42.86%) OpenShift
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon EKS
3 2 (28.57%) AWS CodePipeline
3 2 (28.57%) GitHub
4 1 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (14.29%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (14.29%) IaaS
4 1 (14.29%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (57.14%) Hadoop
1 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
1 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
2 3 (42.86%) Big Data
2 3 (42.86%) HBase
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Bitbucket
2 2 (28.57%) CircleCI
2 2 (28.57%) GitLab
2 2 (28.57%) Spinnaker
3 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (14.29%) Gradle
3 1 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Public Sector
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
3 1 (14.29%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Java Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Java Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Site Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Kafka
2 3 (42.86%) Apache Thrift
2 3 (42.86%) Lucene
2 3 (42.86%) Protocol Buffers
2 3 (42.86%) XMPP
3 1 (14.29%) boto
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Private Cloud
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Native
2 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Microservices
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) API Development
3 3 (42.86%) CQRS
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) Multithreading
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) DevSecOps
4 2 (28.57%) FinOps
4 2 (28.57%) Kanban
4 2 (28.57%) Lean Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) NoOps
4 2 (28.57%) Presales
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure as Code
5 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (14.29%) Product Requirements
5 1 (14.29%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) Java 8
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (42.86%) Docker
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Ansible
2 3 (42.86%) Kubernetes
3 2 (28.57%) Puppet
4 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (14.29%) Salt
4 1 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Google
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft