Period
to 25 October 2020

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 25 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
England > London
6 months to
25 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 448 578 562
Rank change year-on-year +130 -16 -90
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 21 155 266
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.29% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.71% 1.85% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 24 130 251
Median annual salary £70,000 £80,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £51,625 £52,250 £48,750
90th Percentile £90,750 £102,750 £100,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £62,750
% change year-on-year -15.38% +3.59% +3.72%

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 2,950 8,357 11,969
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 15.02% 15.38% 17.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2,464 6,838 9,587
Median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £103,750 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 25 October 2020.

Salary histogram for OpenStack in London

For the 6 months to 25 October 2020, 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 17 (80.95%) AWS
2 15 (71.43%) Azure
2 15 (71.43%) Python
3 14 (66.67%) Linux
4 13 (61.90%) Ansible
4 13 (61.90%) DevOps
4 13 (61.90%) Terraform
5 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (52.38%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (47.62%) Kubernetes
8 9 (42.86%) DigitalOcean
8 9 (42.86%) Docker
8 9 (42.86%) IaaS
8 9 (42.86%) Windows
9 8 (38.10%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (38.10%) CentOS
9 8 (38.10%) Puppet
9 8 (38.10%) PaaS
9 8 (38.10%) Fintech
9 8 (38.10%) Data Centre
10 7 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
10 7 (33.33%) Rackspace
10 7 (33.33%) GCP
10 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
10 7 (33.33%) VMware
11 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
11 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
11 6 (28.57%) Ruby
11 6 (28.57%) Google
11 6 (28.57%) Ubuntu

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 6 (28.57%) Cloud Foundry
1 6 (28.57%) CloudStack
Cloud Services
1 17 (80.95%) AWS
2 15 (71.43%) Azure
3 11 (52.38%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (42.86%) DigitalOcean
4 9 (42.86%) IaaS
5 8 (38.10%) PaaS
6 7 (33.33%) GCP
7 6 (28.57%) Heroku
8 3 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (14.29%) Linode
9 2 (9.52%) Serverless
10 1 (4.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (4.76%) Amazon ECS
10 1 (4.76%) Amazon EKS
10 1 (4.76%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (4.76%) Amazon S3
10 1 (4.76%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (4.76%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) AMQP
1 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (4.76%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.76%) CircleCI
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Back Office
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Platform Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior DevOps
3 4 (19.05%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Platform Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Data Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Python Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Site Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) AWS Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) boto
1 3 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Camel
3 1 (4.76%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (4.76%) Node.js
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
3 1 (4.76%) Spring
3 1 (4.76%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Data Centre
2 6 (28.57%) Virtual Team
3 4 (19.05%) Private Cloud
4 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (4.76%) Online Banking
5 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Linux
2 9 (42.86%) Windows
3 8 (38.10%) CentOS
4 6 (28.57%) Ubuntu
5 3 (14.29%) Unix
6 1 (4.76%) Android
6 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) DevOps
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) Fintech
4 7 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
5 6 (28.57%) Community of Practice
5 6 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (28.57%) Evolutionary Architecture
5 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Automation
5 6 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 5 (23.81%) Decision-Making
7 4 (19.05%) Technical Debt
8 3 (14.29%) Data Science
8 3 (14.29%) Logistics
8 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 3 (14.29%) Observability
8 3 (14.29%) Open Source
8 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
8 3 (14.29%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) Python
2 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 6 (28.57%) Go
3 6 (28.57%) Ruby
4 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 3 (14.29%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) C
5 1 (4.76%) C++
5 1 (4.76%) Java 8
5 1 (4.76%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) AWS Certification
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Docker
2 5 (23.81%) Xen
3 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (9.52%) Firmware
4 2 (9.52%) KVM
5 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.76%) VMware NSX
5 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (61.90%) Ansible
1 13 (61.90%) Terraform
2 10 (47.62%) Kubernetes
3 8 (38.10%) Puppet
4 6 (28.57%) Packer
5 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (14.29%) Salt
6 2 (9.52%) Cobbler
6 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (4.76%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Rackspace
1 7 (33.33%) VMware
2 6 (28.57%) Google
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) Juniper
5 1 (4.76%) Pega
5 1 (4.76%) RightScale
5 1 (4.76%) SaltStack
5 1 (4.76%) WSO2