Period
to 9 April 2020

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 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
England > South East
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 397 461 427
Rank change year-on-year +64 -34 +19
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 49 60 134
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.22% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.66% 1.51% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 36 55 88
Median annual salary £41,947 £55,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.73% -2.22% +9.22%
10th Percentile £33,000 £41,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £74,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% -3.85% -

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 2,953 3,967 5,400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.13% 14.84% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2,377 3,297 4,580
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing OpenStack as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing OpenStack in the South East.

Salary trend for OpenStack in the South East

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing OpenStack in the South East over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

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 9 April 2020. 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 +63 33 £41,947 -6.78% 6
Oxfordshire - 22 £41,947 - 3
Hampshire +4 11 £55,000 -
Berkshire +47 10 £40,500 -10.00% 2
Surrey +50 3 £75,000 +27.66% 1
Buckinghamshire +18 1 £57,500 -17.86% 1
East Sussex -2 1 £72,500 +3.57%
Kent - 1 £50,000 -
OpenStack
England

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, 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 34 (69.39%) Linux
2 22 (44.90%) Degree
3 21 (42.86%) Python
4 20 (40.82%) Docker
5 17 (34.69%) DevOps
6 15 (30.61%) Management Information System
6 15 (30.61%) Middleware
6 15 (30.61%) Physics
7 14 (28.57%) Kubernetes
8 13 (26.53%) Infrastructure as Code
9 12 (24.49%) Azure
10 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
11 10 (20.41%) ITIL
11 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (20.41%) Jenkins
11 10 (20.41%) Go
11 10 (20.41%) Single Sign-On
12 9 (18.37%) Cloud Foundry
12 9 (18.37%) AWS
13 8 (16.33%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (16.33%) Bash Shell
14 7 (14.29%) Puppet
14 7 (14.29%) Ansible
14 7 (14.29%) OpenShift
14 7 (14.29%) Windows
14 7 (14.29%) Cisco
14 7 (14.29%) React
15 6 (12.24%) Terraform
15 6 (12.24%) Docker Swarm
15 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 9 (18.37%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (4.08%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) CloudStack
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.49%) Azure
2 9 (18.37%) AWS
3 7 (14.29%) OpenShift
4 4 (8.16%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (8.16%) GCP
5 3 (6.12%) Heroku
5 3 (6.12%) PaaS
6 1 (2.04%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (2.04%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) BGP
1 3 (6.12%) SAN
1 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.08%) AMQP
2 2 (4.08%) LAN
2 2 (4.08%) NAS
2 2 (4.08%) WAN
3 1 (2.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.20%) Neo4j
4 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.20%) CircleCI
2 5 (10.20%) JIRA
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Administrator
2 17 (34.69%) Systems Administrator
3 16 (32.65%) Linux Administrator
4 15 (30.61%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 15 (30.61%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 15 (30.61%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 15 (30.61%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 10 (20.41%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (18.37%) Architect
7 6 (12.24%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) Applications Architect
8 5 (10.20%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 3 (6.12%) Network Architect
9 3 (6.12%) Operations Engineer
10 2 (4.08%) Cloud Engineer
10 2 (4.08%) Data Engineer
10 2 (4.08%) EMC Storage Engineer
10 2 (4.08%) Platform Engineer
10 2 (4.08%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.61%) Middleware
2 7 (14.29%) React
3 5 (10.20%) AngularJS
3 5 (10.20%) CSS
3 5 (10.20%) CSS3
3 5 (10.20%) HTML
3 5 (10.20%) HTML5
3 5 (10.20%) Node.js
3 5 (10.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (10.20%) Vue.js
3 5 (10.20%) Web Services
4 2 (4.08%) D3.js
4 2 (4.08%) JMS
4 2 (4.08%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (4.08%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (4.08%) REST
4 2 (4.08%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (4.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.20%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (4.08%) EMC VNX
3 2 (4.08%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 34 (69.39%) Linux
2 7 (14.29%) Windows
3 5 (10.20%) Unix
4 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.04%) VMS
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) DevOps
2 15 (30.61%) Physics
3 13 (26.53%) Infrastructure as Code
4 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.41%) ITIL
5 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Automation
5 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (10.20%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (10.20%) Front End Development
6 5 (10.20%) Load Balancing
6 5 (10.20%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (10.20%) Process Improvement
6 5 (10.20%) Web Development
6 5 (10.20%) Web SSO
7 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.12%) ITIL V3
8 3 (6.12%) Open Source
8 3 (6.12%) TDD
9 2 (4.08%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.86%) Python
2 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
3 10 (20.41%) Go
4 8 (16.33%) Bash Shell
5 5 (10.20%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.08%) C
6 2 (4.08%) C++
6 2 (4.08%) Haskell
6 2 (4.08%) Java
6 2 (4.08%) R
6 2 (4.08%) Ruby
6 2 (4.08%) Rust
6 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.04%) PHP
7 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (44.90%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.04%) RHCSA
System Software
1 20 (40.82%) Docker
2 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.12%) KVM
4 3 (6.12%) vCloud
5 1 (2.04%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (28.57%) Kubernetes
2 10 (20.41%) Single Sign-On
3 7 (14.29%) Ansible
3 7 (14.29%) Puppet
4 6 (12.24%) Docker Swarm
4 6 (12.24%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (12.24%) Terraform
5 2 (4.08%) Avamar
5 2 (4.08%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Cisco
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle
2 5 (10.20%) Remedy
3 4 (8.16%) Google
4 3 (6.12%) Juniper
4 3 (6.12%) VMware
5 2 (4.08%) EMC
5 2 (4.08%) HP
5 2 (4.08%) Isilon
5 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.04%) BMC
6 1 (2.04%) Citrix
6 1 (2.04%) Microsoft