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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
England / South East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 346 374 434
Rank change year-on-year +28 +60  
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 46 72 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.31% 0.39% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.72% 2.08% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 31 64 35
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.78% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £40,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76%  

OpenStack is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Application Platform Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2670 3454 4252
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 18.18% 18.79% 19.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2267 3025 3631
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing OpenStack as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex - 13 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire +1 10 £67,500 +25.00% 4
Hampshire 0 8 £60,000 +60.00% 5
Middlesex - 6 - -
Surrey +26 2 £77,500 +63.15%
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
OpenStack
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 South East region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 70 (71.43%) Linux
2 65 (66.33%) DevOps
3 63 (64.29%) Amazon AWS
4 62 (63.27%) Python
5 48 (48.98%) Jenkins
6 47 (47.96%) Puppet
7 46 (46.94%) Ansible
8 37 (37.76%) Microsoft Azure
8 37 (37.76%) Degree
9 35 (35.71%) VMware
10 32 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (32.65%) Ubuntu
10 32 (32.65%) Continuous Integration
11 31 (31.63%) PHP
12 28 (28.57%) Ruby
13 27 (27.55%) Java
14 26 (26.53%) Docker
15 25 (25.51%) Opscode Chef
16 23 (23.47%) VMware Infrastructure
17 22 (22.45%) IaaS
17 22 (22.45%) Cloud Foundry
18 20 (20.41%) MariaDB
18 20 (20.41%) JavaScript
19 19 (19.39%) User Experience
20 18 (18.37%) HTML
21 17 (17.35%) Vagrant
22 16 (16.33%) NoSQL
22 16 (16.33%) MySQL
22 16 (16.33%) Windows
22 16 (16.33%) Configuration Management

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 22 (22.45%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (7.14%) Apache
2 7 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.04%) Confluence
3 2 (2.04%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.04%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.02%) CloudStack
4 1 (1.02%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 63 (64.29%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (37.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (22.45%) IaaS
4 9 (9.18%) PaaS
5 8 (8.16%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (7.14%) OpenShift
7 5 (5.10%) Heroku
8 4 (4.08%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (4.08%) IBM Cloud
9 3 (3.06%) SoftLayer
10 1 (1.02%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.27%) Internet
2 7 (7.14%) DNS
2 7 (7.14%) HTTP
2 7 (7.14%) IPsec
2 7 (7.14%) SSL
2 7 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 7 (7.14%) VPN
3 3 (3.06%) LAN
3 3 (3.06%) VSAN
4 2 (2.04%) Firewall
4 2 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.04%) Network Security
4 2 (2.04%) NGN
4 2 (2.04%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (2.04%) WAN
5 1 (1.02%) 802.11
5 1 (1.02%) IPv6
5 1 (1.02%) MPLS
5 1 (1.02%) SAN
5 1 (1.02%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.41%) MariaDB
2 16 (16.33%) MySQL
2 16 (16.33%) NoSQL
3 15 (15.31%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.04%) Redis
6 1 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.02%) Riak
6 1 (1.02%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 48 (48.98%) Jenkins
2 17 (17.35%) Vagrant
3 8 (8.16%) Git (software)
4 7 (7.14%) JMeter
5 6 (6.12%) Ant
5 6 (6.12%) Maven
5 6 (6.12%) TeamCity
6 4 (4.08%) Travis CI
7 3 (3.06%) JIRA
8 1 (1.02%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (6.12%) Marketing
1 6 (6.12%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.08%) Games
3 3 (3.06%) Finance
4 1 (1.02%) Legal
4 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (28.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 25 (25.51%) Administrator
3 24 (24.49%) DevOps Administrator
3 24 (24.49%) Linux Administrator
3 24 (24.49%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 24 (24.49%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 23 (23.47%) Systems Administrator
5 13 (13.27%) Developer
6 11 (11.22%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (10.20%) Cloud Engineer
7 10 (10.20%) Consultant
8 9 (9.18%) Ruby Developer
9 8 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (7.14%) DevOps Consultant
10 7 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
10 7 (7.14%) Platform Support Engineer
10 7 (7.14%) Support Engineer
11 6 (6.12%) Architect
11 6 (6.12%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.37%) HTML
2 14 (14.29%) HTML5
3 7 (7.14%) LAMP
4 4 (4.08%) CSS
4 4 (4.08%) XHTML
4 4 (4.08%) XML
5 3 (3.06%) Web Services
6 2 (2.04%) Django
6 2 (2.04%) Node.js
6 2 (2.04%) YAML
7 1 (1.02%) .NET
7 1 (1.02%) 802.1X
7 1 (1.02%) Flask
7 1 (1.02%) Pylons
7 1 (1.02%) Pyramid
7 1 (1.02%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.02%) RAML
7 1 (1.02%) REST
7 1 (1.02%) RESTful
7 1 (1.02%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.39%) User Experience
2 14 (14.29%) Private Cloud
3 13 (13.27%) Data Centre
4 7 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 6 (6.12%) Blog
6 5 (5.10%) Public Cloud
7 3 (3.06%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (3.06%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 2 (2.04%) Fintech
8 2 (2.04%) FlexPod
8 2 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (1.02%) Cloud Native
9 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.02%) Replication
9 1 (1.02%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 70 (71.43%) Linux
2 32 (32.65%) Ubuntu
3 16 (16.33%) Windows
4 9 (9.18%) CentOS
4 9 (9.18%) Unix
5 7 (7.14%) Mac OS
6 6 (6.12%) CoreOS
7 5 (5.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.04%) AIX
8 2 (2.04%) Solaris
9 1 (1.02%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (66.33%) DevOps
2 32 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (32.65%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (16.33%) Configuration Management
3 16 (16.33%) TDD
4 14 (14.29%) BDD
4 14 (14.29%) Scrum
4 14 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 14 (14.29%) Web Development
5 13 (13.27%) Extreme Programming
5 13 (13.27%) OWASP
5 13 (13.27%) Performance Testing
5 13 (13.27%) Security Testing
6 9 (9.18%) Open Source
6 9 (9.18%) Software Engineering
7 8 (8.16%) Identity Management
8 7 (7.14%) OOP
8 7 (7.14%) Test Automation
9 6 (6.12%) Customer Engagement
9 6 (6.12%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 62 (63.27%) Python
2 31 (31.63%) PHP
3 28 (28.57%) Ruby
4 27 (27.55%) Java
5 20 (20.41%) JavaScript
6 15 (15.31%) SQL
7 11 (11.22%) Bash Shell
8 6 (6.12%) Perl
9 3 (3.06%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.04%) C++
10 2 (2.04%) Go
11 1 (1.02%) Tcl
11 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 37 (37.76%) Degree
2 6 (6.12%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (6.12%) Master's Degree
3 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.04%) VCDX
4 1 (1.02%) CISSP
4 1 (1.02%) MCSE
4 1 (1.02%) MCTS
4 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.04%) PCI DSS
1 2 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (26.53%) Docker
2 23 (23.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.14%) vCloud
3 7 (7.14%) Xen
4 6 (6.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (6.12%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.12%) KVM
4 6 (6.12%) LXC
4 6 (6.12%) vSphere
5 2 (2.04%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.02%) Ceph
6 1 (1.02%) oVirt
6 1 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 47 (47.96%) Puppet
2 46 (46.94%) Ansible
3 25 (25.51%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (12.24%) Kubernetes
5 8 (8.16%) Terraform
6 6 (6.12%) CloudForms
6 6 (6.12%) Graphite
6 6 (6.12%) Icinga
6 6 (6.12%) Mesos
6 6 (6.12%) Nagios
7 4 (4.08%) Packer
7 4 (4.08%) vRealize
8 1 (1.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (35.71%) VMware
2 13 (13.27%) New Relic
3 9 (9.18%) Red Hat
4 8 (8.16%) Google
5 6 (6.12%) Rackspace
5 6 (6.12%) SaltStack
6 2 (2.04%) Cisco
6 2 (2.04%) Dell
6 2 (2.04%) EMC
6 2 (2.04%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.04%) Nimsoft
6 2 (2.04%) Oracle
7 1 (1.02%) CA
7 1 (1.02%) Citrix
7 1 (1.02%) HP
7 1 (1.02%) NetApp
7 1 (1.02%) SAP
7 1 (1.02%) Wind River
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