Period
to 1 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
England > London
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 616 521 565
Rank change year-on-year -95 +44 +32
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 58 22 196
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.078% 0.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.88% 0.50% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 49 18 156
10th Percentile £51,200 £48,375 £50,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £52,813 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £75,000 £77,500
Median % change year-on-year -6.67% -3.23% +6.90%
75th Percentile £100,000 £83,438 £90,000
90th Percentile £106,250 £86,750 £102,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +23.81% -19.23% +4.00%

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 London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 6,617 4,360 9,076
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.66% 15.47% 15.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4,265 3,481 7,445
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £34,000
25th Percentile £50,000 £48,750 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £80,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +2.80% +3.88% +3.00%

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenStack in London

OpenStack
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing OpenStack in London.

Salary trend for OpenStack in London

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing OpenStack in London over the 6 months to 1 August 2021.

Salary histogram for OpenStack in London

OpenStack
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the London region over the 6 months to 1 August 2021. 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
Central London -9 10 £95,000 +40.74% 9
South London - 4 £52,000 -
West London - 2 £52,500 - 4
OpenStack
England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 London region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 44 (75.86%) Linux
2 33 (56.90%) AWS
3 32 (55.17%) Kubernetes
4 29 (50.00%) Ansible
4 29 (50.00%) Azure
4 29 (50.00%) VMware
5 27 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (44.83%) DevOps
7 25 (43.10%) GCP
8 23 (39.66%) Docker
9 22 (37.93%) Puppet
10 21 (36.21%) Python
11 19 (32.76%) Terraform
12 18 (31.03%) Windows
12 18 (31.03%) Jenkins
13 17 (29.31%) VMware Infrastructure
13 17 (29.31%) Java
14 16 (27.59%) Bash Shell
15 15 (25.86%) Opscode Chef
15 15 (25.86%) Configuration Management
16 14 (24.14%) PostgreSQL
16 14 (24.14%) Google
17 12 (20.69%) Finance
17 12 (20.69%) Elasticsearch
17 12 (20.69%) Software Delivery
18 11 (18.97%) Private Cloud
18 11 (18.97%) Git (software)
18 11 (18.97%) Ubuntu
18 11 (18.97%) Elastic Stack
19 10 (17.24%) Maven

OpenStack
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 12 (20.69%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (10.34%) nginx
3 5 (8.62%) Jetty
4 4 (6.90%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (5.17%) CloudStack
5 3 (5.17%) IIS
6 2 (3.45%) Apache
6 2 (3.45%) Traffic Server
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 33 (56.90%) AWS
2 29 (50.00%) Azure
3 25 (43.10%) GCP
4 9 (15.52%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (13.79%) Amazon EKS
5 8 (13.79%) OpenShift
6 7 (12.07%) Serverless
7 6 (10.34%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (10.34%) IaaS
8 4 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (6.90%) Amazon S3
8 4 (6.90%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (6.90%) Azure Sentinel
8 4 (6.90%) Datadog
8 4 (6.90%) SaaS
9 3 (5.17%) Amazon ECS
9 3 (5.17%) Linode
9 3 (5.17%) npm
9 3 (5.17%) PaaS
9 3 (5.17%) Pulumi
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.52%) BGP
2 7 (12.07%) 5G
2 7 (12.07%) MPLS
3 6 (10.34%) Firewall
3 6 (10.34%) OpenFlow
3 6 (10.34%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.90%) HTTP
5 3 (5.17%) VLAN
6 2 (3.45%) 3G
6 2 (3.45%) 4G
6 2 (3.45%) OSPF
6 2 (3.45%) VoIP
6 2 (3.45%) WAN
7 1 (1.72%) AMQP
7 1 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.72%) HSRP
7 1 (1.72%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (1.72%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (1.72%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.14%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (15.52%) MySQL
3 8 (13.79%) Hadoop
3 8 (13.79%) MongoDB
4 6 (10.34%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (8.62%) Big Data
5 5 (8.62%) Couchbase
5 5 (8.62%) NoSQL
6 4 (6.90%) Redis
7 3 (5.17%) HBase
7 3 (5.17%) MariaDB
7 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
8 2 (3.45%) OpenStack Swift
8 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.72%) ArangoDB
9 1 (1.72%) ClickHouse
9 1 (1.72%) DB2
9 1 (1.72%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 18 (31.03%) Jenkins
2 11 (18.97%) Git (software)
3 10 (17.24%) Maven
4 8 (13.79%) GitLab
5 6 (10.34%) Gradle
6 5 (8.62%) TeamCity
7 4 (6.90%) IntelliJ
7 4 (6.90%) JUnit
8 3 (5.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (3.45%) Subversion
10 1 (1.72%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.72%) CircleCI
10 1 (1.72%) Gerrit
10 1 (1.72%) GoCD
10 1 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (1.72%) SonarQube
10 1 (1.72%) Spinnaker
10 1 (1.72%) Travis CI
General
1 12 (20.69%) Finance
2 8 (13.79%) Social Skills
3 5 (8.62%) Public Sector
4 4 (6.90%) Games
4 4 (6.90%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 4 (6.90%) Legal
4 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.17%) Presentation Skills
6 2 (3.45%) Advertising
6 2 (3.45%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (18.97%) Architect
2 10 (17.24%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) Network Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Development Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (6.90%) Consultant
6 4 (6.90%) Core Network Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Cloud Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Data Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Java Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Java Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Site Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.97%) Elastic Stack
2 10 (17.24%) REST
3 7 (12.07%) gRPC
3 7 (12.07%) libvirt
3 7 (12.07%) Spring Boot
4 6 (10.34%) Kafka
4 6 (10.34%) Web Services
5 5 (8.62%) Spring
6 4 (6.90%) Akka
6 4 (6.90%) Hibernate
6 4 (6.90%) JAXB
6 4 (6.90%) LEMP Stack
6 4 (6.90%) Node.js
6 4 (6.90%) Protocol Buffers
6 4 (6.90%) Spring Security
7 3 (5.17%) Apache Thrift
7 3 (5.17%) boto
7 3 (5.17%) Lucene
7 3 (5.17%) React
7 3 (5.17%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Private Cloud
2 7 (12.07%) Cloud Native
2 7 (12.07%) Public Cloud
3 6 (10.34%) Data Centre
4 5 (8.62%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (6.90%) Algorithms
5 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
5 4 (6.90%) Online Games
6 3 (5.17%) Virtual Team
7 2 (3.45%) ASIC
8 1 (1.72%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (1.72%) Blog
8 1 (1.72%) Clustering
8 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.72%) Life Science
8 1 (1.72%) Social Media
8 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (75.86%) Linux
2 18 (31.03%) Windows
3 11 (18.97%) Ubuntu
4 9 (15.52%) Unix
5 5 (8.62%) CentOS
5 5 (8.62%) Debian
6 3 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.72%) Mesosphere
7 1 (1.72%) SUSE
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (44.83%) DevOps
3 15 (25.86%) Configuration Management
4 12 (20.69%) Software Delivery
5 10 (17.24%) Load Balancing
6 9 (15.52%) Infrastructure as Code
7 8 (13.79%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (13.79%) Microservices
7 8 (13.79%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 7 (12.07%) Mentoring
8 7 (12.07%) Open Source
8 7 (12.07%) TDD
9 5 (8.62%) Change Management
9 5 (8.62%) Coaching
9 5 (8.62%) Migration
9 5 (8.62%) Network Virtualisation
9 5 (8.62%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (8.62%) Test Automation
10 4 (6.90%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.21%) Python
2 17 (29.31%) Java
3 16 (27.59%) Bash Shell
4 7 (12.07%) Java 8
4 7 (12.07%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.07%) SQL
5 6 (10.34%) PowerShell
6 5 (8.62%) Scala
7 4 (6.90%) C++
7 4 (6.90%) Go
7 4 (6.90%) Ruby
7 4 (6.90%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.45%) Perl
9 1 (1.72%) C
9 1 (1.72%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (3.45%) CCNP
3 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.72%) JNCIP
4 1 (1.72%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.72%) PhD
4 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 23 (39.66%) Docker
2 17 (29.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (15.52%) Hyper-V
4 8 (13.79%) KVM
5 6 (10.34%) Xen
6 5 (8.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (8.62%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (3.45%) LXC
7 2 (3.45%) Squid
7 2 (3.45%) Varnish
8 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
8 1 (1.72%) Firmware
8 1 (1.72%) iptables
8 1 (1.72%) NFS
8 1 (1.72%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 32 (55.17%) Kubernetes
2 29 (50.00%) Ansible
3 22 (37.93%) Puppet
4 19 (32.76%) Terraform
5 15 (25.86%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (13.79%) Salt
7 6 (10.34%) Prometheus
8 5 (8.62%) Kibana
8 5 (8.62%) logstash
9 4 (6.90%) Packer
10 3 (5.17%) Grafana
10 3 (5.17%) HAProxy
11 1 (1.72%) CFEngine
11 1 (1.72%) Consul
11 1 (1.72%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (1.72%) Fluentd
11 1 (1.72%) FortiGate
11 1 (1.72%) Galera Cluster
11 1 (1.72%) Graphite
11 1 (1.72%) Nagios
Vendors
1 29 (50.00%) VMware
2 14 (24.14%) Google
3 4 (6.90%) LexisNexis
3 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle
3 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.17%) Cisco
5 2 (3.45%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.72%) F5
6 1 (1.72%) IBM
6 1 (1.72%) Juniper
6 1 (1.72%) Mellanox
6 1 (1.72%) Nokia
6 1 (1.72%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.72%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.72%) Splunk
6 1 (1.72%) Sybase