Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
England > London
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 570 560 495
Rank change year-on-year -10 -65 +53
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 175 264 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.30% 0.38% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.84% 2.13% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 148 237 285
London median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +11.11% +3.85%
10th Percentile £51,750 £47,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £103,250 £107,500 £91,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% -

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 9,530 12,376 12,761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 16.23% 17.86% 18.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7,677 10,033 10,634
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +6.19%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +58 53 £77,500 +19.23%
West London - 5 £55,000 - 2
South London +11 4 £45,000 -
North London - 3 £47,500 -
OpenStack
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 113 (64.57%) Amazon AWS
2 111 (63.43%) DevOps
3 103 (58.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 93 (53.14%) Linux
5 85 (48.57%) Python
6 70 (40.00%) Ansible
7 68 (38.86%) Agile Software Development
8 66 (37.71%) Kubernetes
9 58 (33.14%) Docker
10 52 (29.71%) Puppet
11 50 (28.57%) Ruby
12 49 (28.00%) Configuration Management
13 47 (26.86%) Opscode Chef
14 45 (25.71%) Data Centre
14 45 (25.71%) Open Source
15 44 (25.14%) Scrum
16 43 (24.57%) VMware
17 41 (23.43%) Stakeholder Management
18 38 (21.71%) Google Cloud Platform
19 33 (18.86%) VMware Infrastructure
20 32 (18.29%) Google
20 32 (18.29%) Salt
21 30 (17.14%) Firewall
21 30 (17.14%) Finance
22 27 (15.43%) Windows
22 27 (15.43%) PaaS
23 26 (14.86%) WAN
23 26 (14.86%) Microsoft
23 26 (14.86%) Hybrid Cloud
24 25 (14.29%) Public Cloud

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 10 (5.71%) IIS
2 7 (4.00%) CloudStack
3 6 (3.43%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (3.43%) nginx
4 5 (2.86%) Confluence
5 3 (1.71%) Apache
6 2 (1.14%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.14%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.57%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.57%) Jetty
7 1 (0.57%) Mongrel
7 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Magento
2 1 (0.57%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 113 (64.57%) Amazon AWS
2 103 (58.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (21.71%) Google Cloud Platform
4 27 (15.43%) PaaS
5 25 (14.29%) IaaS
6 13 (7.43%) SaaS
7 12 (6.86%) GitHub
7 12 (6.86%) OpenShift
8 8 (4.57%) Trello
9 6 (3.43%) Azure Stack
10 4 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (2.29%) Heroku
11 2 (1.14%) Amazon S3
11 2 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (1.14%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (1.14%) npm
11 2 (1.14%) Route 53
12 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.57%) DigitalOcean
12 1 (0.57%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 30 (17.14%) Firewall
2 26 (14.86%) WAN
3 11 (6.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 11 (6.29%) LAN
3 11 (6.29%) Wireless
3 11 (6.29%) WLAN
4 10 (5.71%) Network Security
4 10 (5.71%) SAN
5 9 (5.14%) SSL
6 7 (4.00%) TCP/IP
7 5 (2.86%) Internet
8 4 (2.29%) DNS
8 4 (2.29%) NGN
9 2 (1.14%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.14%) ISUP
10 1 (0.57%) AMQP
10 1 (0.57%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.57%) NAS
10 1 (0.57%) Software-Defined Networking
10 1 (0.57%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.14%) MongoDB
3 7 (4.00%) Big Data
3 7 (4.00%) Redis
4 4 (2.29%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.14%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.14%) MySQL
6 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.57%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (10.29%) JIRA
2 16 (9.14%) Jenkins
3 8 (4.57%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.29%) Bitbucket
4 4 (2.29%) Selenium
5 3 (1.71%) NUnit
6 2 (1.14%) Babel
6 2 (1.14%) CF BOSH
6 2 (1.14%) gulp
6 2 (1.14%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.14%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.14%) webpack
7 1 (0.57%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.57%) GoCD
7 1 (0.57%) Gradle
7 1 (0.57%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.57%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.57%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.57%) Travis CI
General
1 30 (17.14%) Finance
2 20 (11.43%) Legal
3 13 (7.43%) Marketing
4 6 (3.43%) French Language
4 6 (3.43%) German Language
5 4 (2.29%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.71%) Advertising
7 2 (1.14%) Swedish Language
8 1 (0.57%) Banking
8 1 (0.57%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.57%) Games
8 1 (0.57%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.57%) Law
8 1 (0.57%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 56 (32.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 40 (22.86%) Architect
3 22 (12.57%) Network Architect
4 21 (12.00%) Consultant
5 15 (8.57%) Senior DevOps
6 13 (7.43%) Cloud Architect
6 13 (7.43%) Linux Engineer
7 12 (6.86%) DevOps Consultant
7 12 (6.86%) Security Architect
7 12 (6.86%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 10 (5.71%) Lead DevOps
8 10 (5.71%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 10 (5.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 10 (5.71%) Network Security Architect
9 9 (5.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 9 (5.14%) Software Engineer
10 8 (4.57%) Agile Delivery Manager
10 8 (4.57%) Delivery Manager
10 8 (4.57%) Platform Engineer
11 7 (4.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.57%) JSON
1 15 (8.57%) YAML
2 11 (6.29%) .NET
2 11 (6.29%) AngularJS
2 11 (6.29%) Web Services
3 9 (5.14%) Node.js
4 8 (4.57%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (3.43%) Natural Language Processing
6 5 (2.86%) Kafka
6 5 (2.86%) libvirt
7 3 (1.71%) Middleware
7 3 (1.71%) RESTful
8 2 (1.14%) Ajax
8 2 (1.14%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.14%) CSS
8 2 (1.14%) HTML5
8 2 (1.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (1.14%) XML
8 2 (1.14%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 45 (25.71%) Data Centre
2 26 (14.86%) Hybrid Cloud
3 25 (14.29%) Public Cloud
4 11 (6.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 8 (4.57%) Enterprise Cloud
6 7 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.00%) Private Cloud
7 6 (3.43%) Fintech
7 6 (3.43%) Life Science
8 4 (2.29%) Digital Media
8 4 (2.29%) Fat Client
8 4 (2.29%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (2.29%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.71%) Blog
9 3 (1.71%) Cloud Native
9 3 (1.71%) Clustering
9 3 (1.71%) Wiki
10 2 (1.14%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.57%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.57%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 93 (53.14%) Linux
2 27 (15.43%) Windows
3 11 (6.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (5.71%) Windows Server
5 8 (4.57%) Unix
6 6 (3.43%) Data ONTAP
6 6 (3.43%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.14%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.57%) CentOS
8 1 (0.57%) Debian
8 1 (0.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (63.43%) DevOps
2 68 (38.86%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (28.00%) Configuration Management
4 45 (25.71%) Open Source
5 44 (25.14%) Scrum
6 41 (23.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (11.43%) Feasibility Study
8 19 (10.86%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (10.29%) TOGAF
10 17 (9.71%) Migration
11 15 (8.57%) Project Management
12 14 (8.00%) Computer Science
13 13 (7.43%) Software Engineering
14 12 (6.86%) Analytics
14 12 (6.86%) Presales
14 12 (6.86%) Security Architecture
15 11 (6.29%) Cybersecurity
15 11 (6.29%) DDoS Mitigation
15 11 (6.29%) Threat Modelling
15 11 (6.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 85 (48.57%) Python
2 50 (28.57%) Ruby
3 19 (10.86%) Bash Shell
4 15 (8.57%) SQL
5 11 (6.29%) Go
6 9 (5.14%) PowerShell
7 7 (4.00%) Java
8 6 (3.43%) JavaScript
9 4 (2.29%) C
9 4 (2.29%) C#
9 4 (2.29%) Objective-C
9 4 (2.29%) Perl
10 3 (1.71%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.14%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.57%) C++
12 1 (0.57%) Groovy
12 1 (0.57%) JCL
Qualifications
1 18 (10.29%) Degree
2 12 (6.86%) TOGAF Certification
3 11 (6.29%) CISSP
4 9 (5.14%) RHCE
5 7 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (3.43%) MBA
6 6 (3.43%) RHCSA
7 4 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.14%) AWS Certification
8 2 (1.14%) MCSE
9 1 (0.57%) CCNA
9 1 (0.57%) CCNP
9 1 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.57%) NCDA
9 1 (0.57%) NCIE
9 1 (0.57%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.57%) RHCA
9 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.57%) SLA
2 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.57%) GDPR
2 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.57%) PSD2
2 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 58 (33.14%) Docker
2 33 (18.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (8.00%) vSphere
4 11 (6.29%) Active Directory
4 11 (6.29%) Hyper-V
5 8 (4.57%) Xen
6 7 (4.00%) NFS
7 6 (3.43%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 6 (3.43%) KVM
8 4 (2.29%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (2.29%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.71%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (1.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (1.14%) vCloud
10 2 (1.14%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.57%) LXC
11 1 (0.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 70 (40.00%) Ansible
2 66 (37.71%) Kubernetes
3 52 (29.71%) Puppet
4 47 (26.86%) Opscode Chef
5 32 (18.29%) Salt
6 10 (5.71%) Red Hat Satellite
6 10 (5.71%) Terraform
7 8 (4.57%) Nagios
8 6 (3.43%) NetBackup
9 5 (2.86%) Juju
9 5 (2.86%) Packer
10 4 (2.29%) vCenter Server
11 3 (1.71%) Docker Swarm
11 3 (1.71%) vRealize
12 2 (1.14%) Cobbler
12 2 (1.14%) Mesos
12 2 (1.14%) SCCM
12 2 (1.14%) Tivoli
13 1 (0.57%) AirWatch
13 1 (0.57%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 43 (24.57%) VMware
2 32 (18.29%) Google
3 26 (14.86%) Microsoft
4 18 (10.29%) Cisco
5 15 (8.57%) Red Hat
5 15 (8.57%) Riverbed
6 11 (6.29%) IBM
7 10 (5.71%) NetApp
8 6 (3.43%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (3.43%) Veritas
9 4 (2.29%) Oracle
10 3 (1.71%) EMC
10 3 (1.71%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.14%) F5
11 2 (1.14%) HP
11 2 (1.14%) Nimble Storage
11 2 (1.14%) Splunk
12 1 (0.57%) New Relic
12 1 (0.57%) SaltStack
12 1 (0.57%) Thales