Period
to 11 May 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 11 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
England > London
6 months to
11 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 532 584 607
Rank change year-on-year +52 +23 -42
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 48 61 175
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.01% 0.99% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 34 46 151
10th Percentile £52,532 £48,125 £50,000
25th Percentile £55,313 £52,500 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.90% +3.57% -6.67%
75th Percentile £80,000 £83,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £103,500 £95,625 £105,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £57,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +17.39% -8.00% -3.85%

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 4,741 6,168 9,747
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.40% 14.97% 16.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3,565 5,021 7,927
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £33,750
25th Percentile £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% - +4.17%
75th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £97,000 £95,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 11 May 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 11 May 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 +54 6 £100,000 +37.93% 4
South London - 4 £62,250 - 1
West London +39 2 £52,500 -25.00% 2
OpenStack
England

For the 6 months to 11 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 London region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 31 (64.58%) Kubernetes
2 30 (62.50%) AWS
3 28 (58.33%) Linux
3 28 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (56.25%) DevOps
5 25 (52.08%) Azure
6 23 (47.92%) Jenkins
6 23 (47.92%) Python
7 22 (45.83%) Ansible
7 22 (45.83%) Docker
8 20 (41.67%) Java
9 19 (39.58%) VMware
9 19 (39.58%) Bash Shell
9 19 (39.58%) GCP
10 17 (35.42%) Puppet
11 15 (31.25%) REST
12 14 (29.17%) Opscode Chef
12 14 (29.17%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (27.08%) Terraform
14 12 (25.00%) Serverless
14 12 (25.00%) Git (software)
15 11 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (22.92%) PowerShell
15 11 (22.92%) Cloud Computing
15 11 (22.92%) Configuration Management
15 11 (22.92%) Amazon EKS
15 11 (22.92%) Software Delivery
15 11 (22.92%) Spring Boot
16 10 (20.83%) Private Cloud
16 10 (20.83%) GitLab

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 7 (14.58%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (10.42%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (10.42%) nginx
3 4 (8.33%) CloudStack
3 4 (8.33%) IIS
3 4 (8.33%) Jetty
4 2 (4.17%) Apache
5 1 (2.08%) Traffic Server
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 30 (62.50%) AWS
2 25 (52.08%) Azure
3 19 (39.58%) GCP
4 12 (25.00%) Serverless
5 11 (22.92%) Amazon EKS
5 11 (22.92%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (18.75%) OpenShift
7 7 (14.58%) Amazon ECS
8 5 (10.42%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (10.42%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (8.33%) Amazon S3
9 4 (8.33%) Datadog
9 4 (8.33%) npm
9 4 (8.33%) Pulumi
9 4 (8.33%) SaaS
10 3 (6.25%) AWS CodePipeline
10 3 (6.25%) GitHub
11 2 (4.17%) IaaS
11 2 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) BGP
2 8 (16.67%) 5G
2 8 (16.67%) MPLS
2 8 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 7 (14.58%) Firewall
3 7 (14.58%) OpenFlow
4 6 (12.50%) VLAN
5 3 (6.25%) 3G
5 3 (6.25%) 4G
5 3 (6.25%) HTTP
6 2 (4.17%) DHCP
6 2 (4.17%) OSPF
6 2 (4.17%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (4.17%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (4.17%) Unified Communications
6 2 (4.17%) VoIP
6 2 (4.17%) VPN
7 1 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.08%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (2.08%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 7 (14.58%) Hadoop
4 6 (12.50%) Big Data
4 6 (12.50%) MySQL
4 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 5 (10.42%) Couchbase
5 5 (10.42%) MariaDB
6 4 (8.33%) NoSQL
6 4 (8.33%) Redis
7 3 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (4.17%) HBase
8 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
9 1 (2.08%) ClickHouse
9 1 (2.08%) Data Lake
9 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 23 (47.92%) Jenkins
2 12 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 10 (20.83%) GitLab
4 9 (18.75%) Maven
5 5 (10.42%) Gradle
5 5 (10.42%) TeamCity
6 4 (8.33%) IntelliJ
6 4 (8.33%) JUnit
7 3 (6.25%) Bitbucket
7 3 (6.25%) CircleCI
7 3 (6.25%) Spinnaker
8 2 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (2.08%) GoCD
9 1 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (2.08%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
9 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (16.67%) Social Skills
2 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Public Sector
3 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.42%) Presentation Skills
3 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
4 4 (8.33%) Games
4 4 (8.33%) Legal
5 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.08%) Advertising
6 1 (2.08%) Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Billing
6 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Java Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Development Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Core Network Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Azure Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Cloud Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Data Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Deployment Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) DevOps Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Python Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.25%) REST
2 11 (22.92%) Spring Boot
3 10 (20.83%) Elastic Stack
4 9 (18.75%) libvirt
4 9 (18.75%) Web Services
5 8 (16.67%) Node.js
5 8 (16.67%) Spring
6 7 (14.58%) gRPC
7 4 (8.33%) Akka
7 4 (8.33%) Hibernate
7 4 (8.33%) JAXB
7 4 (8.33%) Kafka
7 4 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
7 4 (8.33%) React
7 4 (8.33%) Spring Security
8 3 (6.25%) .NET
8 3 (6.25%) AngularJS
8 3 (6.25%) Apache Camel
8 3 (6.25%) Apache Thrift
9 2 (4.17%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Private Cloud
2 9 (18.75%) Data Centre
3 6 (12.50%) Cloud Native
4 5 (10.42%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (8.33%) Algorithms
5 4 (8.33%) Online Games
5 4 (8.33%) Public Cloud
6 3 (6.25%) ASIC
7 2 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
7 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team
8 1 (2.08%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (2.08%) Blog
8 1 (2.08%) Clustering
8 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (2.08%) Internet of Things
8 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
8 1 (2.08%) Replication
8 1 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (2.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (58.33%) Linux
2 9 (18.75%) Unix
3 8 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 7 (14.58%) Windows
5 4 (8.33%) CentOS
6 3 (6.25%) Debian
6 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.17%) SUSE
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (56.25%) DevOps
3 11 (22.92%) Configuration Management
3 11 (22.92%) Software Delivery
4 10 (20.83%) Microservices
5 9 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (18.75%) Open Source
5 9 (18.75%) Scrum
5 9 (18.75%) TDD
5 9 (18.75%) Test Automation
6 8 (16.67%) Infrastructure as Code
6 8 (16.67%) Kanban
6 8 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (14.58%) Presales
8 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (10.42%) DevSecOps
8 5 (10.42%) Lean Software Development
8 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
8 5 (10.42%) Network Virtualisation
9 4 (8.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) Python
2 20 (41.67%) Java
3 19 (39.58%) Bash Shell
4 11 (22.92%) PowerShell
5 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
6 9 (18.75%) Java 8
7 6 (12.50%) SQL
8 4 (8.33%) Go
8 4 (8.33%) Ruby
8 4 (8.33%) Scala
8 4 (8.33%) Shell Script
9 3 (6.25%) C
10 2 (4.17%) C++
10 2 (4.17%) Perl
11 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (4.17%) CCNP
3 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) JNCIP
4 1 (2.08%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.08%) PhD
4 1 (2.08%) RHCA
4 1 (2.08%) RHCE
4 1 (2.08%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) GRC
System Software
1 22 (45.83%) Docker
2 11 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (20.83%) KVM
4 5 (10.42%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (6.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (6.25%) Xen
6 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
6 2 (4.17%) NFS
7 1 (2.08%) Ceph
7 1 (2.08%) GlusterFS
7 1 (2.08%) iptables
7 1 (2.08%) Lustre
7 1 (2.08%) LXC
7 1 (2.08%) Samba
7 1 (2.08%) Squid
7 1 (2.08%) Varnish
7 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 31 (64.58%) Kubernetes
2 22 (45.83%) Ansible
3 17 (35.42%) Puppet
4 14 (29.17%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (27.08%) Terraform
6 6 (12.50%) Prometheus
7 3 (6.25%) Salt
8 2 (4.17%) Grafana
8 2 (4.17%) HAProxy
9 1 (2.08%) Galera Cluster
9 1 (2.08%) Kibana
9 1 (2.08%) logstash
9 1 (2.08%) Nagios
9 1 (2.08%) Packer
9 1 (2.08%) vCenter Server
9 1 (2.08%) vMotion
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) VMware
2 8 (16.67%) Google
2 8 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.42%) Oracle
4 3 (6.25%) Pega
4 3 (6.25%) WSO2
5 2 (4.17%) Cisco
5 2 (4.17%) IBM
5 2 (4.17%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.08%) Citrix
6 1 (2.08%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.08%) HP
6 1 (2.08%) Juniper
6 1 (2.08%) Nokia
6 1 (2.08%) Splunk
6 1 (2.08%) Sybase
6 1 (2.08%) TOWER Software
6 1 (2.08%) Xamarin