Period
to 3 March 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 3 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
England > London
6 months to
3 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 497 619 622
Rank change year-on-year +122 +3 -86
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 39 96 154
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.97% 1.30% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 40 74 155
Median annual salary £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.45% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £52,500 £48,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £107,500 £114,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +21.74% -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 4,020 7,397 10,412
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.23% 14.71% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3,232 6,115 8,533
Median annual salary £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.12% +2.08% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £34,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -

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 3 March 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 3 March 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
South London - 3 £72,500 -
Central London +74 2 £105,000 +23.53% 5
West London +76 1 £52,500 -25.00% 1
OpenStack
England

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (61.54%) AWS
1 24 (61.54%) DevOps
2 23 (58.97%) Python
3 22 (56.41%) Kubernetes
4 21 (53.85%) Azure
5 19 (48.72%) Linux
6 18 (46.15%) Ansible
7 17 (43.59%) Puppet
7 17 (43.59%) VMware
8 16 (41.03%) Docker
8 16 (41.03%) GCP
9 15 (38.46%) Jenkins
10 14 (35.90%) Bash Shell
11 13 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
12 11 (28.21%) Java
12 11 (28.21%) Git (software)
13 10 (25.64%) Terraform
14 9 (23.08%) Red Hat
14 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
14 9 (23.08%) OpenShift
14 9 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
15 8 (20.51%) Amazon EKS
15 8 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
15 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
15 8 (20.51%) GitLab
15 8 (20.51%) Microservices
15 8 (20.51%) Spring Boot
15 8 (20.51%) Private Cloud
15 8 (20.51%) REST

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 3 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (7.69%) CloudStack
1 3 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (7.69%) IIS
1 3 (7.69%) nginx
2 2 (5.13%) Camunda
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 24 (61.54%) AWS
2 21 (53.85%) Azure
3 16 (41.03%) GCP
4 9 (23.08%) OpenShift
5 8 (20.51%) Amazon EKS
6 7 (17.95%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (17.95%) Serverless
7 6 (15.38%) Amazon ECS
7 6 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (12.82%) GitHub
9 3 (7.69%) Datadog
9 3 (7.69%) npm
9 3 (7.69%) Pulumi
10 2 (5.13%) AWS CodePipeline
10 2 (5.13%) DigitalOcean
10 2 (5.13%) IaaS
10 2 (5.13%) Linode
10 2 (5.13%) Power Platform
11 1 (2.56%) AWS IoT
11 1 (2.56%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
2 5 (12.82%) Firewall
2 5 (12.82%) VLAN
3 4 (10.26%) Internet
3 4 (10.26%) MPLS
4 3 (7.69%) 5G
4 3 (7.69%) BGP
5 2 (5.13%) 3G
5 2 (5.13%) 4G
5 2 (5.13%) AMQP
5 2 (5.13%) OpenFlow
5 2 (5.13%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (5.13%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (5.13%) Unified Communications
5 2 (5.13%) VoIP
5 2 (5.13%) VPN
6 1 (2.56%) HSRP
6 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.56%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.26%) MariaDB
3 4 (10.26%) MongoDB
4 3 (7.69%) Big Data
4 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.69%) Hadoop
4 3 (7.69%) MySQL
4 3 (7.69%) Redis
5 2 (5.13%) Power BI
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.13%) Tableau
6 1 (2.56%) Data Lake
6 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (38.46%) Jenkins
2 11 (28.21%) Git (software)
3 8 (20.51%) GitLab
4 5 (12.82%) Gradle
4 5 (12.82%) Maven
5 3 (7.69%) Bitbucket
5 3 (7.69%) TeamCity
6 2 (5.13%) CircleCI
6 2 (5.13%) JIRA
6 2 (5.13%) Spinnaker
7 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Public Sector
3 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
4 4 (10.26%) Banking
5 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
6 2 (5.13%) Back Office
7 1 (2.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Architect
2 7 (17.95%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Data Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Python Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Network Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.13%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) DevOps Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Site Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) REST
1 8 (20.51%) Spring Boot
2 6 (15.38%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (15.38%) Node.js
2 6 (15.38%) Spring
3 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
3 5 (12.82%) React
3 5 (12.82%) Web Services
4 3 (7.69%) .NET
4 3 (7.69%) Apache Camel
4 3 (7.69%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (7.69%) libvirt
5 2 (5.13%) boto
5 2 (5.13%) FreeSWITCH
5 2 (5.13%) gRPC
5 2 (5.13%) JSON
5 2 (5.13%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (5.13%) Redux
6 1 (2.56%) 802.1X
6 1 (2.56%) Apache Thrift
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Private Cloud
2 7 (17.95%) Cloud Native
2 7 (17.95%) Virtual Team
3 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
4 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (12.82%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (7.69%) Public Cloud
6 2 (5.13%) ASIC
7 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (2.56%) Internet of Things
7 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
7 1 (2.56%) Online Banking
7 1 (2.56%) Replication
7 1 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Linux
2 8 (20.51%) Unix
3 5 (12.82%) CentOS
4 4 (10.26%) Windows
5 3 (7.69%) Debian
5 3 (7.69%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.56%) SUSE
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (61.54%) DevOps
2 9 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (20.51%) Microservices
4 7 (17.95%) Decision-Making
4 7 (17.95%) DevSecOps
4 7 (17.95%) ETL
4 7 (17.95%) Kanban
4 7 (17.95%) Scrum
5 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure as Code
5 6 (15.38%) Logistics
5 6 (15.38%) Open Source
5 6 (15.38%) Process Improvement
5 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (12.82%) Data Science
6 5 (12.82%) Presales
6 5 (12.82%) Software Delivery
7 4 (10.26%) Analytics
7 4 (10.26%) Lean Software Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) Python
2 14 (35.90%) Bash Shell
3 11 (28.21%) Java
4 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 8 (20.51%) PowerShell
6 3 (7.69%) C
6 3 (7.69%) Java 8
7 2 (5.13%) Go
7 2 (5.13%) Ruby
7 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.56%) C++
8 1 (2.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.56%) CCNP
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.56%) Master's Degree
2 1 (2.56%) PhD
2 1 (2.56%) RHCA
2 1 (2.56%) RHCE
2 1 (2.56%) RHCSA
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 16 (41.03%) Docker
2 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (17.95%) KVM
4 4 (10.26%) Xen
5 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
5 2 (5.13%) Firmware
5 2 (5.13%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (2.56%) Ceph
6 1 (2.56%) GlusterFS
6 1 (2.56%) Lustre
6 1 (2.56%) NFS
6 1 (2.56%) Samba
6 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.56%) VMware NSX
6 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (56.41%) Kubernetes
2 18 (46.15%) Ansible
3 17 (43.59%) Puppet
4 10 (25.64%) Terraform
5 8 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (10.26%) Salt
7 3 (7.69%) Prometheus
8 2 (5.13%) Cobbler
8 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (2.56%) HAProxy
9 1 (2.56%) vCenter Server
9 1 (2.56%) vMotion
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) VMware
2 9 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 7 (17.95%) Google
3 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.26%) Cisco
5 3 (7.69%) IBM
5 3 (7.69%) Juniper
5 3 (7.69%) Pega
5 3 (7.69%) SaltStack
5 3 (7.69%) WSO2
6 2 (5.13%) Informatica
6 2 (5.13%) Nokia
6 2 (5.13%) OpenText
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle
7 1 (2.56%) Avature
7 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.56%) Citrix
7 1 (2.56%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.56%) HP
7 1 (2.56%) TOWER Software