Period
to 15 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 15 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
England > South East
6 months to
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 435 457 398
Rank change year-on-year +22 -59 +53
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 57 80 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.24% 0.29% 0.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.60% 1.83% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 52 69 96
South East median annual salary £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £39,775 £41,850 £33,563
90th Percentile £76,125 £68,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500

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 the South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 3,552 4,364 5,419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.65% 15.68% 17.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2,878 3,635 4,554
South East median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +9.41% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £71,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing OpenStack as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for OpenStack in the South East

OpenStack
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for OpenStack in the South East

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenStack in the South East over the 6 months to 15 December 2019.

Salary histogram for OpenStack in the South East

OpenStack
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the South East region over the 6 months to 15 December 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
Thames Valley +42 26 £57,500 +4.55% 3
Berkshire +39 25 £57,500 +4.55% 2
Hampshire -13 20 £57,500 +4.55% 3
East Sussex +14 9 £55,000 +4.76%
Surrey +21 2 £70,000 +15.70%
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 1
OpenStack
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 South East region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 41 (71.93%) Docker
2 37 (64.91%) Ansible
3 33 (57.89%) Linux
4 31 (54.39%) AWS
5 27 (47.37%) Open Source
6 26 (45.61%) DevOps
7 25 (43.86%) Python
8 21 (36.84%) Oracle
9 19 (33.33%) Azure
10 18 (31.58%) Public Cloud
10 18 (31.58%) Terraform
11 17 (29.82%) Hybrid Cloud
11 17 (29.82%) VMware
12 16 (28.07%) Kubernetes
13 15 (26.32%) Bash Shell
14 13 (22.81%) MySQL
14 13 (22.81%) Problem-Solving
14 13 (22.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 11 (19.30%) Jenkins
15 11 (19.30%) vCloud
16 10 (17.54%) Puppet
16 10 (17.54%) vSphere
16 10 (17.54%) Firewall
16 10 (17.54%) ITIL
17 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (15.79%) Private Cloud
17 9 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
17 9 (15.79%) Tech Ops
18 8 (14.04%) Decision-Making
18 8 (14.04%) Ceph

OpenStack
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (7.02%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.51%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.75%) CloudStack
Cloud Services
1 31 (54.39%) AWS
2 19 (33.33%) Azure
3 4 (7.02%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (5.26%) OpenShift
4 3 (5.26%) PaaS
5 2 (3.51%) Heroku
6 1 (1.75%) GCP
6 1 (1.75%) GitHub
6 1 (1.75%) IaaS
6 1 (1.75%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) Firewall
2 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.26%) BGP
3 3 (5.26%) SAN
3 3 (5.26%) VoIP
4 2 (3.51%) AMQP
4 2 (3.51%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) MySQL
2 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.77%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (7.02%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.75%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 11 (19.30%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.77%) JIRA
3 2 (3.51%) CircleCI
4 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.75%) GitLab
General
1 3 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (22.81%) DevOps Engineer
1 13 (22.81%) Open Source Engineer
2 12 (21.05%) Linux Engineer
3 11 (19.30%) Cloud Engineer
4 10 (17.54%) Architect
5 9 (15.79%) Azure Engineer
5 9 (15.79%) VMware Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Applications Architect
7 4 (7.02%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Network Architect
7 4 (7.02%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Platform Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Cloud Architect
9 2 (3.51%) EMC Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) EMC Storage Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Platform Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Storage Engineer
10 1 (1.75%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (8.77%) AngularJS
2 5 (8.77%) CSS
2 5 (8.77%) CSS3
2 5 (8.77%) HTML
2 5 (8.77%) HTML5
2 5 (8.77%) Node.js
2 5 (8.77%) React
2 5 (8.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (8.77%) Vue.js
2 5 (8.77%) Web Services
3 2 (3.51%) JMS
3 2 (3.51%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (3.51%) Spring
4 1 (1.75%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.58%) Public Cloud
2 17 (29.82%) Hybrid Cloud
3 9 (15.79%) Private Cloud
4 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.77%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.51%) EMC VNX
5 2 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 33 (57.89%) Linux
2 4 (7.02%) Windows
3 3 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.75%) CentOS
5 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (47.37%) Open Source
2 26 (45.61%) DevOps
3 13 (22.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 13 (22.81%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (17.54%) ITIL
5 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (15.79%) Tech Ops
6 8 (14.04%) Decision-Making
7 5 (8.77%) Front End Development
7 5 (8.77%) Load Balancing
7 5 (8.77%) Process Improvement
7 5 (8.77%) Web Development
7 5 (8.77%) Web SSO
8 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure as Code
8 4 (7.02%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (7.02%) Protective Monitoring
8 4 (7.02%) Task Automation
9 3 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 25 (43.86%) Python
2 15 (26.32%) Bash Shell
3 7 (12.28%) JavaScript
3 7 (12.28%) PowerShell
4 6 (10.53%) Ruby
5 5 (8.77%) SQL
5 5 (8.77%) TypeScript
6 4 (7.02%) Java
6 4 (7.02%) Perl
7 3 (5.26%) C
7 3 (5.26%) Go
8 1 (1.75%) C#
8 1 (1.75%) C++
8 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (71.93%) Docker
2 11 (19.30%) vCloud
3 10 (17.54%) vSphere
4 8 (14.04%) Ceph
5 6 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (7.02%) Xen
7 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
8 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
8 2 (3.51%) KVM
9 1 (1.75%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 37 (64.91%) Ansible
2 18 (31.58%) Terraform
3 16 (28.07%) Kubernetes
4 10 (17.54%) Puppet
5 6 (10.53%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (3.51%) Avamar
6 2 (3.51%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (1.75%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.75%) rkt
Vendors
1 21 (36.84%) Oracle
2 17 (29.82%) VMware
3 5 (8.77%) Cisco
3 5 (8.77%) Remedy
4 4 (7.02%) Atlassian
4 4 (7.02%) Ivanti
4 4 (7.02%) Juniper
4 4 (7.02%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.26%) GENBAND
5 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.26%) Sonus
6 2 (3.51%) EMC
6 2 (3.51%) Isilon
7 1 (1.75%) Citrix
7 1 (1.75%) Google