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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
England / South East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 342 363 433
Rank change year-on-year +21 +70  
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 52 94 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.35% 0.48% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.94% 2.51% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 42 77 21
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £56,250 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00%  

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 2679 3741 4087
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 17.85% 19.11% 19.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2249 3281 3422
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  

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 29 March 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 29 March 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
Berkshire -7 15 £70,000 +27.27% 1
East Sussex - 13 £45,000 - 1
Hampshire +25 12 £60,000 +54.83% 1
Kent +16 8 £47,500 -38.70%
Surrey +34 2 £43,500 -40.00% 3
Middlesex - 1 - -
OpenStack
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 78 (63.93%) Python
2 63 (51.64%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (44.26%) Java
4 50 (40.98%) Linux
4 50 (40.98%) Ruby
5 43 (35.25%) VMware
6 41 (33.61%) Microsoft Azure
7 40 (32.79%) DevOps
8 35 (28.69%) Puppet
9 33 (27.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 33 (27.05%) JavaScript
9 33 (27.05%) MySQL
9 33 (27.05%) Jenkins
10 31 (25.41%) Ubuntu
11 30 (24.59%) PHP
11 30 (24.59%) Ansible
12 29 (23.77%) Degree
13 28 (22.95%) SQL
14 26 (21.31%) NoSQL
15 25 (20.49%) Software Engineering
16 23 (18.85%) Agile Software Development
16 23 (18.85%) Data Centre
17 22 (18.03%) Presales
17 22 (18.03%) Hybrid Cloud
17 22 (18.03%) Docker
17 22 (18.03%) Continuous Integration
18 21 (17.21%) MongoDB
18 21 (17.21%) Perl
19 20 (16.39%) MariaDB
20 19 (15.57%) TDD

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 18 (14.75%) Cloud Foundry
2 17 (13.93%) Apache
3 7 (5.74%) WebSphere
4 6 (4.92%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.10%) nginx
6 4 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.46%) ArcGIS
7 3 (2.46%) IIS
8 2 (1.64%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.82%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.82%) SAS
9 1 (0.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.82%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 63 (51.64%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (33.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (11.48%) PaaS
4 11 (9.02%) IaaS
5 9 (7.38%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (7.38%) IBM Cloud
5 9 (7.38%) SoftLayer
6 3 (2.46%) Heroku
7 2 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.64%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.11%) DNS
2 15 (12.30%) VPN
3 12 (9.84%) Internet
3 12 (9.84%) IPsec
3 12 (9.84%) SSL
4 10 (8.20%) MPLS
5 9 (7.38%) HTTP
5 9 (7.38%) IPv6
5 9 (7.38%) VSAN
6 8 (6.56%) Firewall
6 8 (6.56%) SAN
7 7 (5.74%) BGP
7 7 (5.74%) OSPF
7 7 (5.74%) TCP/IP
8 6 (4.92%) Network Security
9 4 (3.28%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (3.28%) Software-Defined Networking
10 3 (2.46%) LAN
10 3 (2.46%) OpenFlow
10 3 (2.46%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (27.05%) MySQL
2 26 (21.31%) NoSQL
3 21 (17.21%) MongoDB
4 20 (16.39%) MariaDB
5 8 (6.56%) Hadoop
6 6 (4.92%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (4.92%) Redis
7 4 (3.28%) Big Data
8 3 (2.46%) DB2
8 3 (2.46%) Hazelcast
8 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.46%) Riak
8 3 (2.46%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.64%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.82%) Bigtable
10 1 (0.82%) HBase
10 1 (0.82%) Power BI
10 1 (0.82%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 33 (27.05%) Jenkins
2 16 (13.11%) Vagrant
3 12 (9.84%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.74%) JMeter
5 6 (4.92%) Subversion
5 6 (4.92%) Trac
6 5 (4.10%) JIRA
7 3 (2.46%) Bugzilla
7 3 (2.46%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.46%) Selenium
7 3 (2.46%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.82%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.82%) git-flow
8 1 (0.82%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 12 (9.84%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.74%) Finance
3 4 (3.28%) Games
4 3 (2.46%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.64%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.64%) Legal
6 1 (0.82%) Advertising
6 1 (0.82%) Banking
6 1 (0.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (22.95%) Architect
2 23 (18.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 22 (18.03%) Cloud Architect
4 20 (16.39%) Administrator
4 20 (16.39%) Linux Administrator
5 19 (15.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 19 (15.57%) Systems Administrator
6 18 (14.75%) Developer
6 18 (14.75%) DevOps Administrator
6 18 (14.75%) Linux DevOps Administrator
7 15 (12.30%) Cloud Engineer
7 15 (12.30%) Software Engineer
7 15 (12.30%) Support Engineer
8 12 (9.84%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (7.38%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (7.38%) Software Support Engineer
10 8 (6.56%) Automation Architect
10 8 (6.56%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 8 (6.56%) Ruby Developer
11 7 (5.74%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.93%) HTML
2 14 (11.48%) HTML5
3 11 (9.02%) Ruby on Rails
4 10 (8.20%) Web Services
5 9 (7.38%) LAMP
6 6 (4.92%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (4.92%) WebSockets
6 6 (4.92%) XML
7 3 (2.46%) Ajax
7 3 (2.46%) Apache CXF
7 3 (2.46%) CSS
7 3 (2.46%) Dojo
7 3 (2.46%) jQuery
7 3 (2.46%) JSON
7 3 (2.46%) JSTL
7 3 (2.46%) REST
7 3 (2.46%) RESTful
7 3 (2.46%) Spring
7 3 (2.46%) WPF
7 3 (2.46%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.85%) Data Centre
2 22 (18.03%) Hybrid Cloud
3 13 (10.66%) User Experience
4 12 (9.84%) Private Cloud
5 8 (6.56%) FlexPod
5 8 (6.56%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 6 (4.92%) Blog
6 6 (4.92%) Public Cloud
7 5 (4.10%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.46%) iPad
9 3 (2.46%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (2.46%) PKI
10 2 (1.64%) Clustering
10 2 (1.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (1.64%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.82%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 50 (40.98%) Linux
2 31 (25.41%) Ubuntu
3 11 (9.02%) CentOS
4 10 (8.20%) Windows
5 7 (5.74%) Mac OS
6 6 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.10%) Unix
8 3 (2.46%) Debian
9 2 (1.64%) Fedora
9 2 (1.64%) SUSE
10 1 (0.82%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (32.79%) DevOps
2 25 (20.49%) Software Engineering
3 23 (18.85%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (18.03%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (18.03%) Presales
5 19 (15.57%) TDD
6 16 (13.11%) Migration
6 16 (13.11%) Scrum
7 15 (12.30%) BDD
8 14 (11.48%) OWASP
8 14 (11.48%) Unit Testing
9 13 (10.66%) Extreme Programming
9 13 (10.66%) Performance Testing
9 13 (10.66%) Security Testing
9 13 (10.66%) Web Development
10 10 (8.20%) Customer Requirements
11 8 (6.56%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (5.74%) Converged Infrastructure
12 7 (5.74%) Demand Management
12 7 (5.74%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 78 (63.93%) Python
2 54 (44.26%) Java
3 50 (40.98%) Ruby
4 33 (27.05%) JavaScript
5 30 (24.59%) PHP
6 28 (22.95%) SQL
7 21 (17.21%) Perl
8 16 (13.11%) Bash Shell
9 12 (9.84%) PowerShell
10 6 (4.92%) C#
11 4 (3.28%) C++
11 4 (3.28%) Go
12 3 (2.46%) Tcl
13 1 (0.82%) Scala
13 1 (0.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (23.77%) Degree
2 10 (8.20%) Security Cleared
3 8 (6.56%) VCDX
4 6 (4.92%) CCIE
4 6 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (4.10%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.82%) CEH
6 1 (0.82%) MCSE
6 1 (0.82%) MCTS
6 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.82%) OSCP
6 1 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.56%) SLA
2 7 (5.74%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.64%) HIPAA
System Software
1 33 (27.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (18.03%) Docker
3 16 (13.11%) vCloud
4 15 (12.30%) Hyper-V
5 14 (11.48%) vSphere
6 11 (9.02%) Active Directory
7 9 (7.38%) KVM
8 8 (6.56%) Xen
9 3 (2.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (2.46%) HDFS
9 3 (2.46%) VirtualBox
10 2 (1.64%) Ceph
10 2 (1.64%) Squid
10 2 (1.64%) Varnish
11 1 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 35 (28.69%) Puppet
2 30 (24.59%) Ansible
3 18 (14.75%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (8.20%) vRealize
5 8 (6.56%) Kubernetes
6 7 (5.74%) Terraform
7 5 (4.10%) FortiGate
8 4 (3.28%) HAProxy
8 4 (3.28%) Packer
9 3 (2.46%) Ambari
9 3 (2.46%) Hadoop YARN
9 3 (2.46%) Kibana
10 2 (1.64%) QRadar
11 1 (0.82%) CloudForms
11 1 (0.82%) Icinga
11 1 (0.82%) logstash
11 1 (0.82%) Nmap
11 1 (0.82%) Oozie
11 1 (0.82%) SCCM
11 1 (0.82%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 43 (35.25%) VMware
2 18 (14.75%) Cisco
3 11 (9.02%) NetApp
4 10 (8.20%) EMC
5 8 (6.56%) Nimsoft
5 8 (6.56%) Oracle
5 8 (6.56%) Red Hat
6 7 (5.74%) Juniper
6 7 (5.74%) New Relic
7 6 (4.92%) HP
8 5 (4.10%) 3PAR
8 5 (4.10%) Vyatta
9 4 (3.28%) Atlassian
9 4 (3.28%) Citrix
10 3 (2.46%) Brocade
10 3 (2.46%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.64%) Huawei
11 2 (1.64%) Microsoft
11 2 (1.64%) SAP
12 1 (0.82%) Cognos
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