Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 245 320 374
Rank change year-on-year +75 +54 -34
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 115 40 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.95% 0.31% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.37% 1.78% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 101 25 9
East of England median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £40,000 £52,500 £52,900
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +7.48%

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 East of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1806 2246 2708
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.98% 17.22% 17.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1441 1876 2249
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,200
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing OpenStack as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for OpenStack in the East of England

OpenStack
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for OpenStack in the East of England

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenStack in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OpenStack in the East of England

OpenStack
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire +71 106 £67,500 -3.57% 9
Cambridgeshire -38 9 £39,432 -12.37%
OpenStack
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 97 (84.35%) Linux
2 78 (67.83%) DevOps
3 69 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
4 65 (56.52%) VMware
5 47 (40.87%) Kubernetes
6 45 (39.13%) Python
6 45 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
7 42 (36.52%) Data Centre
8 39 (33.91%) E-Commerce
9 35 (30.43%) Docker
10 29 (25.22%) Ceph
11 28 (24.35%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (24.35%) Degree
12 27 (23.48%) Open Source
13 26 (22.61%) Software Engineering
14 24 (20.87%) Configuration Management
15 21 (18.26%) Unix
15 21 (18.26%) Windows
15 21 (18.26%) Google
16 20 (17.39%) Computer Science
17 19 (16.52%) Mathematics
17 19 (16.52%) Physics
17 19 (16.52%) Puppet
18 17 (14.78%) Java
19 16 (13.91%) Retail
19 16 (13.91%) Infrastructure Transformation
20 15 (13.04%) Private Cloud
20 15 (13.04%) Computer Science Degree
20 15 (13.04%) TCP/IP
21 14 (12.17%) SQL

OpenStack
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (5.22%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (2.61%) Jetty
2 3 (2.61%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Pipeline Pilot
Cloud Services
1 69 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (6.96%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (5.22%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (5.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 6 (5.22%) Google App Engine
4 6 (5.22%) Google Compute Engine
5 5 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (4.35%) GitHub
6 1 (0.87%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.87%) CloudBees
6 1 (0.87%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (0.87%) Heroku
6 1 (0.87%) IaaS
6 1 (0.87%) Office 365
6 1 (0.87%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.04%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.22%) Broadband
2 6 (5.22%) NAS
2 6 (5.22%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (4.35%) Software-Defined Networking
4 3 (2.61%) DHCP
4 3 (2.61%) DNS
5 1 (0.87%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.87%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.57%) NoSQL
1 11 (9.57%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (5.22%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (5.22%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (4.35%) MySQL
4 3 (2.61%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.61%) KNIME
5 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (6.09%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.61%) Bugzilla
2 3 (2.61%) Buildbot
2 3 (2.61%) Eclipse
2 3 (2.61%) FindBugs
2 3 (2.61%) JUnit
2 3 (2.61%) Log4j
2 3 (2.61%) Mercurial
2 3 (2.61%) Mockito
2 3 (2.61%) SCons
3 1 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.87%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (13.91%) Retail
2 2 (1.74%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (21.74%) Linux Engineer
2 24 (20.87%) VMware Engineer
3 20 (17.39%) DevOps Engineer
4 17 (14.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (13.04%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 10 (8.70%) Senior DevOps
6 10 (8.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 9 (7.83%) Cloud Engineer
7 9 (7.83%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 8 (6.96%) Administrator
9 7 (6.09%) Team Leader
10 6 (5.22%) Implementation Engineer
10 6 (5.22%) Infrastructure Manager
10 6 (5.22%) Operations Team Leader
10 6 (5.22%) Platform Engineer
10 6 (5.22%) Senior Implementation Engineer
10 6 (5.22%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (5.22%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (5.22%) Unix Administrator
10 6 (5.22%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.43%) Web Services
2 7 (6.09%) CSS
2 7 (6.09%) HTML
3 6 (5.22%) Memcached
4 5 (4.35%) HTML5
4 5 (4.35%) RESTful
5 3 (2.61%) Guava
5 3 (2.61%) J2SE
5 3 (2.61%) JAAS
5 3 (2.61%) jOOQ
5 3 (2.61%) Natural Language Processing
5 3 (2.61%) Protocol Buffers
5 3 (2.61%) XML
5 3 (2.61%) ZeroMQ
6 1 (0.87%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (36.52%) Data Centre
2 20 (17.39%) Computer Science
3 15 (13.04%) Private Cloud
4 13 (11.30%) Public Cloud
5 5 (4.35%) Algorithms
5 5 (4.35%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.61%) Grid Computing
6 3 (2.61%) Life Science
7 2 (1.74%) Replication
8 1 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 97 (84.35%) Linux
2 21 (18.26%) Unix
2 21 (18.26%) Windows
3 14 (12.17%) CoreOS
4 12 (10.43%) Debian
4 12 (10.43%) Ubuntu
5 6 (5.22%) AIX
6 2 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (67.83%) DevOps
2 39 (33.91%) E-Commerce
3 28 (24.35%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (23.48%) Open Source
5 26 (22.61%) Software Engineering
6 24 (20.87%) Configuration Management
7 19 (16.52%) Mathematics
7 19 (16.52%) Physics
8 16 (13.91%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 14 (12.17%) Server Building
10 13 (11.30%) Line Management
11 12 (10.43%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (10.43%) Prototyping
11 12 (10.43%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (7.83%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (7.83%) The Twelve-Factor App
13 8 (6.96%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (6.96%) High Availability
14 6 (5.22%) Capacity Planning
14 6 (5.22%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 45 (39.13%) Python
2 17 (14.78%) Java
3 14 (12.17%) SQL
4 11 (9.57%) Bash Shell
5 8 (6.96%) JavaScript
6 7 (6.09%) Ruby
7 5 (4.35%) C
7 5 (4.35%) C++
7 5 (4.35%) Julia
7 5 (4.35%) Perl
7 5 (4.35%) R
7 5 (4.35%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.87%) Go
Qualifications
1 28 (24.35%) Degree
2 15 (13.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.61%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 35 (30.43%) Docker
2 29 (25.22%) Ceph
3 12 (10.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (8.70%) vSphere
5 9 (7.83%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.61%) LXC
7 1 (0.87%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.87%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.87%) XenApp
7 1 (0.87%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.87%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 47 (40.87%) Kubernetes
2 19 (16.52%) Puppet
3 14 (12.17%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (8.70%) Ansible
5 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.87%) vRealize
Vendors
1 65 (56.52%) VMware
2 21 (18.26%) Google
3 11 (9.57%) IBM
4 10 (8.70%) Oracle
5 6 (5.22%) NetApp
6 5 (4.35%) Juniper
7 3 (2.61%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.74%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.87%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.87%) Citrix
9 1 (0.87%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.87%) ServiceNow