Period
to 14 October 2019

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 14 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
England > London
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 577 528 468
Rank change year-on-year -49 -60 +118
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 161 291 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.29% 0.43% 0.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.91% 2.43% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 127 255 372
London median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £46,250 £50,000 £51,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £100,000 £99,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £61,000
% change year-on-year - +2.46% +1.67%

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 8,451 11,985 14,031
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 15.41% 17.77% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6,910 9,592 11,122
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenStack in London

OpenStack
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for OpenStack in London

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenStack in London over the 6 months to 14 October 2019.

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 14 October 2019. 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 +15 43 £80,000 +14.29% 11
South London -13 3 £45,000 -33.33%
OpenStack
England

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, 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.

1 134 (83.23%) AWS
2 117 (72.67%) Azure
3 109 (67.70%) DevOps
4 92 (57.14%) Linux
5 77 (47.83%) GCP
6 72 (44.72%) Python
7 70 (43.48%) Ansible
8 67 (41.61%) Kubernetes
9 65 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
10 60 (37.27%) Puppet
11 57 (35.40%) Docker
12 55 (34.16%) Google
13 52 (32.30%) Opscode Chef
14 49 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
15 47 (29.19%) VMware
16 45 (27.95%) Scrum
17 42 (26.09%) Terraform
18 40 (24.84%) Ruby
19 36 (22.36%) Configuration Management
19 36 (22.36%) Windows
19 36 (22.36%) Salt
20 34 (21.12%) Bash Shell
20 34 (21.12%) Public Sector
20 34 (21.12%) Firewall
21 33 (20.50%) VMware Infrastructure
22 31 (19.25%) Microsoft
23 27 (16.77%) Open Source
23 27 (16.77%) IaaS
24 26 (16.15%) Kanban
25 25 (15.53%) Java

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 13 (8.07%) Cloud Foundry
2 9 (5.59%) CloudStack
3 8 (4.97%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (4.35%) Apache
4 7 (4.35%) Apache Spark
4 7 (4.35%) nginx
5 4 (2.48%) IIS
6 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (3.11%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 2 (1.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 134 (83.23%) AWS
2 117 (72.67%) Azure
3 77 (47.83%) GCP
4 27 (16.77%) IaaS
5 20 (12.42%) PaaS
6 19 (11.80%) GitHub
7 13 (8.07%) AWS CloudFormation
7 13 (8.07%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (7.45%) Trello
9 11 (6.83%) OpenShift
10 9 (5.59%) SaaS
11 8 (4.97%) DigitalOcean
11 8 (4.97%) Linode
12 2 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (1.24%) Amazon ECS
12 2 (1.24%) Amazon S3
12 2 (1.24%) Heroku
12 2 (1.24%) IBM Cloud
13 1 (0.62%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (21.12%) Firewall
2 18 (11.18%) WAN
3 16 (9.94%) TCP/IP
4 12 (7.45%) SSL
5 11 (6.83%) Internet
5 11 (6.83%) Wireless
6 10 (6.21%) Intrusion Detection
6 10 (6.21%) LAN
6 10 (6.21%) WLAN
7 9 (5.59%) Network Security
8 6 (3.73%) HTTPS
9 5 (3.11%) Unified Communications
10 4 (2.48%) AMQP
10 4 (2.48%) SAN
10 4 (2.48%) Software-Defined Networking
11 3 (1.86%) SNA
12 2 (1.24%) VLAN
13 1 (0.62%) LTE
13 1 (0.62%) NAS
13 1 (0.62%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.70%) Big Data
2 10 (6.21%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (3.11%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (2.48%) Redis
5 3 (1.86%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.86%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.24%) MariaDB
6 2 (1.24%) MySQL
6 2 (1.24%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.62%) Aerospike
7 1 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.62%) HBase
7 1 (0.62%) InfluxDB
7 1 (0.62%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.62%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 20 (12.42%) JIRA
2 18 (11.18%) Git (software)
3 13 (8.07%) Jenkins
4 10 (6.21%) Bitbucket
5 7 (4.35%) CF BOSH
6 6 (3.73%) git-flow
7 4 (2.48%) CircleCI
8 3 (1.86%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.24%) Artifactory
9 2 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.24%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.24%) GitLab
9 2 (1.24%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.24%) Selenium
9 2 (1.24%) Subversion
9 2 (1.24%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.62%) Hudson
10 1 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.62%) Protractor
10 1 (0.62%) SpecFlow
General
1 34 (21.12%) Public Sector
2 22 (13.66%) Finance
3 9 (5.59%) Marketing
4 8 (4.97%) Legal
4 8 (4.97%) Retail
5 6 (3.73%) Banking
6 5 (3.11%) Games
6 5 (3.11%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.48%) Local Government
8 3 (1.86%) Law
9 2 (1.24%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 50 (31.06%) DevOps Engineer
2 37 (22.98%) Architect
3 24 (14.91%) Cloud Engineer
4 14 (8.70%) Consultant
4 14 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 13 (8.07%) AWS Engineer
6 12 (7.45%) Agile Delivery Manager
6 12 (7.45%) Delivery Manager
6 12 (7.45%) Lead DevOps
7 11 (6.83%) Cloud Architect
7 11 (6.83%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 11 (6.83%) Network Architect
8 10 (6.21%) Security Architect
9 9 (5.59%) Support Engineer
10 8 (4.97%) Senior Architect
10 8 (4.97%) Senior Solutions Architect
11 7 (4.35%) Cloud Consultant
11 7 (4.35%) Developer
11 7 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
12 6 (3.73%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.32%) .NET
2 13 (8.07%) Kafka
2 13 (8.07%) REST
3 11 (6.83%) Node.js
4 10 (6.21%) AngularJS
5 9 (5.59%) JSON
5 9 (5.59%) Spring
5 9 (5.59%) Web Services
6 8 (4.97%) ASP.NET
6 8 (4.97%) boto
6 8 (4.97%) YAML
7 7 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (4.35%) React
8 6 (3.73%) GraphQL
8 6 (3.73%) Spring MVC
8 6 (3.73%) Vue.js
9 5 (3.11%) Apache Thrift
9 5 (3.11%) SOAP
9 5 (3.11%) WSDL
10 3 (1.86%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.53%) Public Cloud
2 24 (14.91%) Data Centre
3 14 (8.70%) Hybrid Cloud
4 11 (6.83%) Management Information System
4 11 (6.83%) Private Cloud
5 10 (6.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 10 (6.21%) Virtual Team
6 8 (4.97%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (4.35%) Mobile App
8 5 (3.11%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (3.11%) Internet of Things
8 5 (3.11%) N-Tier
9 4 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (2.48%) Cybercrime
9 4 (2.48%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (2.48%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (2.48%) User Experience
10 3 (1.86%) Cyberattack
10 3 (1.86%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 92 (57.14%) Linux
2 36 (22.36%) Windows
3 15 (9.32%) Unix
4 13 (8.07%) Windows Server
5 9 (5.59%) Ubuntu
6 8 (4.97%) CentOS
7 6 (3.73%) Android
7 6 (3.73%) Apple iOS
8 5 (3.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.48%) Debian
9 4 (2.48%) Fedora
10 3 (1.86%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.62%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.62%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.62%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (67.70%) DevOps
2 65 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 45 (27.95%) Scrum
5 36 (22.36%) Configuration Management
6 27 (16.77%) Open Source
7 26 (16.15%) Kanban
8 24 (14.91%) Cybersecurity
9 19 (11.80%) Fintech
10 17 (10.56%) Project Management
10 17 (10.56%) TOGAF
11 15 (9.32%) Migration
11 15 (9.32%) Security Architecture
12 14 (8.70%) Business Development
13 13 (8.07%) TDD
14 12 (7.45%) Agile Project Management
14 12 (7.45%) People Management
14 12 (7.45%) Software Testing
15 10 (6.21%) BDD
15 10 (6.21%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 72 (44.72%) Python
2 40 (24.84%) Ruby
3 34 (21.12%) Bash Shell
4 25 (15.53%) Java
5 21 (13.04%) Go
6 15 (9.32%) SQL
7 12 (7.45%) C
8 9 (5.59%) JavaScript
8 9 (5.59%) PowerShell
9 6 (3.73%) C#
10 4 (2.48%) PHP
10 4 (2.48%) Scala
11 3 (1.86%) C++
11 3 (1.86%) Perl
12 2 (1.24%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.62%) Clojure
13 1 (0.62%) JCL
13 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (9.94%) CISSP
2 15 (9.32%) Degree
3 10 (6.21%) TOGAF Certification
4 9 (5.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (4.35%) CCNA
5 7 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (4.35%) MCSE
6 6 (3.73%) CompTIA Security+
6 6 (3.73%) GIAC
6 6 (3.73%) Linux+ Certification
6 6 (3.73%) Network+ Certification
6 6 (3.73%) SANS
6 6 (3.73%) Security Cleared
6 6 (3.73%) SSCP
7 4 (2.48%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.86%) RHCE
8 3 (1.86%) RHCSA
9 2 (1.24%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.62%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.35%) QA
2 4 (2.48%) SLA
3 2 (1.24%) COBIT
4 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 57 (35.40%) Docker
2 33 (20.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (14.91%) Xen
4 22 (13.66%) vSphere
5 14 (8.70%) Hyper-V
6 9 (5.59%) Active Directory
7 8 (4.97%) KVM
7 8 (4.97%) VMware Workstation
8 7 (4.35%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 7 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (2.48%) iptables
10 3 (1.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (1.86%) LXC
10 3 (1.86%) NFS
10 3 (1.86%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (1.86%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.62%) oVirt
11 1 (0.62%) vCloud
11 1 (0.62%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 70 (43.48%) Ansible
2 67 (41.61%) Kubernetes
3 60 (37.27%) Puppet
4 52 (32.30%) Opscode Chef
5 42 (26.09%) Terraform
6 36 (22.36%) Salt
7 11 (6.83%) Mesos
8 9 (5.59%) Packer
9 7 (4.35%) Nagios
10 5 (3.11%) Red Hat Satellite
11 4 (2.48%) FreeIPA
11 4 (2.48%) Prometheus
12 3 (1.86%) Docker Swarm
12 3 (1.86%) Graphite
12 3 (1.86%) NetBackup
13 2 (1.24%) Consul
13 2 (1.24%) logstash
14 1 (0.62%) HP SiteScope
14 1 (0.62%) Icinga
14 1 (0.62%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 55 (34.16%) Google
2 47 (29.19%) VMware
3 31 (19.25%) Microsoft
4 13 (8.07%) Red Hat
5 9 (5.59%) Cisco
6 8 (4.97%) Riverbed
7 6 (3.73%) Citrix
7 6 (3.73%) SaltStack
8 5 (3.11%) BiZZdesign
8 5 (3.11%) NetApp
8 5 (3.11%) Sparx
9 4 (2.48%) EMC
9 4 (2.48%) IBM
9 4 (2.48%) Ubiquiti
10 3 (1.86%) HP
10 3 (1.86%) Oracle
10 3 (1.86%) Veritas
11 2 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.24%) Veeam
11 2 (1.24%) XebiaLabs