Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 462 574 583
Rank change year-on-year +112 +9 +104
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 441 285 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.59% 0.38% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.14% 2.02% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 385 248 309
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.67% -
10th Percentile £51,250 £47,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £87,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +7.48%

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 14028 14139 17313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.79% 18.73% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 11189 12238 14663
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +23 74 £70,000 +3.70% 4
West London +33 26 £57,500 -14.81% 3
South London +4 2 £67,500 -3.57%
North London - 1 £40,000 -
OpenStack
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing OpenStack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 304 (68.93%) Amazon AWS
2 297 (67.35%) DevOps
3 295 (66.89%) Linux
4 276 (62.59%) Python
5 246 (55.78%) Puppet
6 245 (55.56%) Ansible
7 214 (48.53%) Docker
8 206 (46.71%) Opscode Chef
9 193 (43.76%) Jenkins
10 184 (41.72%) Microsoft Azure
11 178 (40.36%) Agile Software Development
12 159 (36.05%) Java
13 149 (33.79%) Kubernetes
14 131 (29.71%) Continuous Integration
15 121 (27.44%) MongoDB
16 115 (26.08%) Git (software)
17 110 (24.94%) Bash Shell
18 104 (23.58%) VMware
19 98 (22.22%) Ruby
20 96 (21.77%) Configuration Management
21 95 (21.54%) MySQL
22 90 (20.41%) NoSQL
23 83 (18.82%) Go
23 83 (18.82%) Terraform
24 80 (18.14%) Unix
24 80 (18.14%) TDD
25 75 (17.01%) Windows
26 74 (16.78%) Hadoop
27 72 (16.33%) PostgreSQL
28 71 (16.10%) Apache Cassandra

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 67 (15.19%) Apache
2 52 (11.79%) nginx
3 48 (10.88%) Cloud Foundry
4 46 (10.43%) Tomcat
5 40 (9.07%) Elasticsearch
6 37 (8.39%) Apache Spark
6 37 (8.39%) CloudStack
7 28 (6.35%) Confluence
7 28 (6.35%) WebSphere
8 27 (6.12%) WebLogic
9 26 (5.90%) Apache Solr
10 24 (5.44%) IIS
10 24 (5.44%) JBoss
11 18 (4.08%) Jetty
12 13 (2.95%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.91%) CMS
13 4 (0.91%) Skype for Business
14 3 (0.68%) Anypoint
14 3 (0.68%) SharePoint
15 2 (0.45%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 2 (0.45%) HipChat
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.23%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 304 (68.93%) Amazon AWS
2 184 (41.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 57 (12.93%) Google Cloud Platform
4 55 (12.47%) PaaS
5 47 (10.66%) IaaS
6 29 (6.58%) Cloud Computing
7 26 (5.90%) SaaS
8 19 (4.31%) IBM Cloud
9 16 (3.63%) AWS CloudFormation
9 16 (3.63%) GitHub
10 12 (2.72%) OpenShift
11 11 (2.49%) Google Compute Engine
11 11 (2.49%) Sumo Logic
12 9 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
13 6 (1.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 5 (1.13%) DigitalOcean
14 5 (1.13%) Loggly
14 5 (1.13%) SoftLayer
15 4 (0.91%) CloudBees
15 4 (0.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (11.79%) TCP/IP
2 39 (8.84%) Firewall
3 24 (5.44%) HTTP
4 23 (5.22%) Internet
5 19 (4.31%) DNS
6 18 (4.08%) SSL
6 18 (4.08%) VLAN
6 18 (4.08%) VPN
7 12 (2.72%) IPsec
8 11 (2.49%) Network Security
9 8 (1.81%) Ethernet
9 8 (1.81%) VSAN
10 7 (1.59%) Broadband
10 7 (1.59%) SMTP
10 7 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (1.36%) DHCP
11 6 (1.36%) InfiniBand
12 4 (0.91%) LAN
12 4 (0.91%) Multicast
12 4 (0.91%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (27.44%) MongoDB
2 95 (21.54%) MySQL
3 90 (20.41%) NoSQL
4 74 (16.78%) Hadoop
5 72 (16.33%) PostgreSQL
6 71 (16.10%) Apache Cassandra
7 63 (14.29%) Redis
8 56 (12.70%) Big Data
9 38 (8.62%) Riak
10 31 (7.03%) Couchbase
10 31 (7.03%) SQL Server
11 24 (5.44%) Relational Database
12 19 (4.31%) MariaDB
13 17 (3.85%) Apache Hive
14 11 (2.49%) Oracle Database
14 11 (2.49%) RDBMS
15 5 (1.13%) InfluxDB
15 5 (1.13%) OpenStack Swift
16 4 (0.91%) Neo4j
16 4 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 193 (43.76%) Jenkins
2 115 (26.08%) Git (software)
3 51 (11.56%) JIRA
4 31 (7.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 28 (6.35%) Maven
5 28 (6.35%) TeamCity
6 26 (5.90%) Gradle
7 23 (5.22%) Vagrant
8 18 (4.08%) Bitbucket
9 17 (3.85%) Mercurial
10 14 (3.17%) Subversion
11 13 (2.95%) Ant
12 11 (2.49%) Artifactory
13 10 (2.27%) Selenium
14 8 (1.81%) Octopus Deploy
15 7 (1.59%) NUnit
15 7 (1.59%) Travis CI
16 5 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
17 4 (0.91%) Jasmine
17 4 (0.91%) MSTest
General
1 65 (14.74%) Finance
2 41 (9.30%) Retail
3 23 (5.22%) Banking
4 13 (2.95%) Games
5 11 (2.49%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.36%) Publishing
6 6 (1.36%) Russian Language
7 4 (0.91%) Marketing
7 4 (0.91%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.68%) Advertising
8 3 (0.68%) Online Betting
9 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.45%) Front Office
9 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.23%) German Language
10 1 (0.23%) Legal
10 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 137 (31.07%) DevOps Engineer
2 71 (16.10%) Developer
3 55 (12.47%) Architect
3 55 (12.47%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 47 (10.66%) AWS DevOps
5 40 (9.07%) Linux Engineer
6 33 (7.48%) Cloud Architect
7 30 (6.80%) Python Developer
8 29 (6.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 28 (6.35%) AWS Engineer
9 28 (6.35%) Lead DevOps
9 28 (6.35%) Senior Developer
10 24 (5.44%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 24 (5.44%) Cloud Engineer
11 23 (5.22%) Consultant
11 23 (5.22%) Java Developer
11 23 (5.22%) Senior DevOps
11 23 (5.22%) Systems Engineer
12 18 (4.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 17 (3.85%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (12.24%) AngularJS
2 53 (12.02%) LAMP
3 45 (10.20%) .NET
4 44 (9.98%) LEMP Stack
5 42 (9.52%) Node.js
6 40 (9.07%) Elastic Stack
7 36 (8.16%) Web Services
8 34 (7.71%) RESTful
9 29 (6.58%) LAPP Stack
10 27 (6.12%) Sensu
11 22 (4.99%) REST
12 19 (4.31%) Kafka
13 18 (4.08%) React
14 17 (3.85%) CSS
14 17 (3.85%) HTML
14 17 (3.85%) Lucene
15 15 (3.40%) ActiveMQ
16 13 (2.95%) RabbitMQ
17 12 (2.72%) JSON
17 12 (2.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 69 (15.65%) Private Cloud
2 56 (12.70%) Data Centre
3 49 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 37 (8.39%) Enterprise Software
5 33 (7.48%) Greenfield Project
6 30 (6.80%) Hybrid Cloud
7 25 (5.67%) Public Cloud
8 24 (5.44%) Management Information System
9 12 (2.72%) Virtual Team
10 10 (2.27%) Fintech
10 10 (2.27%) Replication
11 9 (2.04%) Blog
11 9 (2.04%) User Experience
12 8 (1.81%) Equities
12 8 (1.81%) Linux Command Line
13 6 (1.36%) Life Science
13 6 (1.36%) LIMS
14 5 (1.13%) Analytical Skills
15 4 (0.91%) CMDB
15 4 (0.91%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 295 (66.89%) Linux
2 80 (18.14%) Unix
3 75 (17.01%) Windows
4 33 (7.48%) Ubuntu
5 26 (5.90%) CentOS
6 24 (5.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (3.85%) Debian
8 12 (2.72%) Windows Server
9 10 (2.27%) Android
10 8 (1.81%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.13%) CoreOS
12 3 (0.68%) AIX
12 3 (0.68%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (67.35%) DevOps
2 178 (40.36%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (29.71%) Continuous Integration
4 96 (21.77%) Configuration Management
5 80 (18.14%) TDD
6 68 (15.42%) Open Source
7 51 (11.56%) BDD
8 50 (11.34%) High Availability
9 48 (10.88%) Software Engineering
10 45 (10.20%) Scrum
11 44 (9.98%) Migration
12 41 (9.30%) Mentoring
13 30 (6.80%) Technical Architecture
14 29 (6.58%) Continuous Delivery
14 29 (6.58%) Test Automation
15 27 (6.12%) Service Delivery
16 26 (5.90%) E-Commerce
16 26 (5.90%) Presales
17 25 (5.67%) Analytics
18 23 (5.22%) OO
Programming Languages
1 276 (62.59%) Python
2 159 (36.05%) Java
3 110 (24.94%) Bash Shell
4 98 (22.22%) Ruby
5 83 (18.82%) Go
6 61 (13.83%) SQL
7 55 (12.47%) Perl
8 40 (9.07%) JavaScript
9 39 (8.84%) Shell Script
10 31 (7.03%) C#
11 30 (6.80%) Scala
12 24 (5.44%) PowerShell
13 23 (5.22%) C++
13 23 (5.22%) PHP
14 5 (1.13%) C
15 4 (0.91%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.91%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.91%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.45%) TypeScript
17 1 (0.23%) ES6
Qualifications
1 60 (13.61%) Degree
2 22 (4.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (3.85%) Master's Degree
4 10 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (1.81%) CCIE
5 8 (1.81%) CCNA
6 6 (1.36%) PhD
7 5 (1.13%) CISSP
8 4 (0.91%) CCDA
8 4 (0.91%) CCDP
8 4 (0.91%) CCNP
9 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.45%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.45%) CCIE Security
10 2 (0.45%) CCSA
10 2 (0.45%) CISM
10 2 (0.45%) JNCIA
10 2 (0.45%) JNCIE
11 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.54%) QA
2 19 (4.31%) GCP
3 10 (2.27%) SLA
4 8 (1.81%) COBIT
5 5 (1.13%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.91%) PMBOK
7 3 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.45%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 214 (48.53%) Docker
2 60 (13.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (7.94%) vSphere
4 22 (4.99%) Xen
5 18 (4.08%) Varnish
6 15 (3.40%) Hyper-V
7 13 (2.95%) VMware NSX
8 12 (2.72%) Active Directory
9 11 (2.49%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (1.59%) Ceph
10 7 (1.59%) XenServer
11 6 (1.36%) GPFS
11 6 (1.36%) Slurm Workload Manager
12 5 (1.13%) Virtual Machines
12 5 (1.13%) VirtualBox
13 4 (0.91%) XenApp
14 3 (0.68%) KVM
15 2 (0.45%) Firmware
15 2 (0.45%) HDFS
16 1 (0.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 246 (55.78%) Puppet
2 245 (55.56%) Ansible
3 206 (46.71%) Opscode Chef
4 149 (33.79%) Kubernetes
5 83 (18.82%) Terraform
6 45 (10.20%) Salt
7 35 (7.94%) logstash
8 34 (7.71%) Nagios
9 29 (6.58%) ZABBIX
10 24 (5.44%) HAProxy
11 20 (4.54%) Kibana
12 16 (3.63%) Graphite
12 16 (3.63%) Packer
13 15 (3.40%) Grafana
14 10 (2.27%) Graylog
14 10 (2.27%) Mesos
15 9 (2.04%) Icinga
16 8 (1.81%) vRealize
17 7 (1.59%) Cobbler
17 7 (1.59%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 104 (23.58%) VMware
2 65 (14.74%) Google
3 64 (14.51%) Microsoft
4 63 (14.29%) Oracle
5 54 (12.24%) Red Hat
6 47 (10.66%) SaltStack
7 30 (6.80%) AppDynamics
8 23 (5.22%) IBM
9 20 (4.54%) Splunk
10 19 (4.31%) HP
11 10 (2.27%) Atlassian
12 9 (2.04%) Cisco
13 8 (1.81%) Informatica
13 8 (1.81%) Solace
13 8 (1.81%) Sybase
13 8 (1.81%) XebiaLabs
14 7 (1.59%) Intel
14 7 (1.59%) Juniper
15 6 (1.36%) EnterpriseDB
15 6 (1.36%) Rackspace