Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
England > South East
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 398 395 449
Rank change year-on-year -3 +54 +109
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 136 140 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.46% 0.48% 0.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.71% 2.62% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 101 84 148
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.80% +14.44%
10th Percentile £37,500 £42,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £79,125
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +0.81% +3.33% +9.09%

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 5,011 5,336 6,884
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.91% 18.33% 18.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4,213 4,485 5,999
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,350 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 21 August 2018.

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 21 August 2018. 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
Hampshire +5 73 £55,000 -8.33% 5
Thames Valley 0 42 £56,000 -6.67% 9
Berkshire +9 41 £56,000 -6.67% 8
Surrey +32 19 £59,000 +35.63% 7
Middlesex +7 1 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire 0 1 £100,000 +81.82%
East Sussex -50 1 £47,500 +5.56%
OpenStack
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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 96 (70.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 92 (67.65%) Amazon AWS
3 85 (62.50%) VMware
4 71 (52.21%) Linux
5 62 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (38.24%) SQL
7 51 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 45 (33.09%) Python
9 43 (31.62%) Software Engineering
9 43 (31.62%) Ansible
9 43 (31.62%) Public Cloud
10 41 (30.15%) Kubernetes
11 40 (29.41%) Docker
11 40 (29.41%) TDD
12 39 (28.68%) NoSQL
13 36 (26.47%) Continuous Delivery
14 35 (25.74%) Microservices
15 34 (25.00%) OpenShift
16 32 (23.53%) Terraform
17 31 (22.79%) Java
18 30 (22.06%) RESTful
18 30 (22.06%) Security Cleared
18 30 (22.06%) DevOps
19 29 (21.32%) MongoDB
20 28 (20.59%) Oracle
20 28 (20.59%) Microsoft
20 28 (20.59%) Scrum
21 27 (19.85%) MySQL
22 26 (19.12%) Windows
23 25 (18.38%) Ruby

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 14 (10.29%) Apache
2 8 (5.88%) Skype for Business
3 5 (3.68%) JBoss
4 4 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.94%) nginx
5 3 (2.21%) lighttpd
5 3 (2.21%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.47%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.47%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.74%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.74%) IIS
7 1 (0.74%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (11.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.21%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 96 (70.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 92 (67.65%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (25.00%) OpenShift
4 22 (16.18%) PaaS
5 21 (15.44%) AWS CloudFormation
6 18 (13.24%) GitHub
7 15 (11.03%) IaaS
8 14 (10.29%) Google Cloud Platform
9 11 (8.09%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (8.09%) Amazon Glacier
9 11 (8.09%) Amazon S3
9 11 (8.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 8 (5.88%) Amazon ELB
11 6 (4.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 6 (4.41%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (2.94%) SaaS
13 2 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
14 1 (0.74%) NuGet
14 1 (0.74%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.18%) Firewall
2 20 (14.71%) AMQP
3 13 (9.56%) DNS
4 10 (7.35%) Network Security
5 8 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (5.88%) Skype
6 5 (3.68%) LAN
6 5 (3.68%) WAN
7 3 (2.21%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.21%) VLAN
7 3 (2.21%) VPN
8 2 (1.47%) HTTP
8 2 (1.47%) NAS
8 2 (1.47%) SAN
9 1 (0.74%) 5G
9 1 (0.74%) DHCP
9 1 (0.74%) FTP
9 1 (0.74%) IPsec
9 1 (0.74%) LTE
9 1 (0.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (28.68%) NoSQL
2 29 (21.32%) MongoDB
3 27 (19.85%) MySQL
4 18 (13.24%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (11.76%) SQL Server
6 12 (8.82%) MariaDB
6 12 (8.82%) Relational Database
7 9 (6.62%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (6.62%) RDBMS
8 6 (4.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (4.41%) Amazon QuickSight
8 6 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (4.41%) Hazelcast
8 6 (4.41%) Pentaho
8 6 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.94%) Big Data
10 2 (1.47%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.74%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.74%) Redis
Development Applications
1 24 (17.65%) Jenkins
1 24 (17.65%) Vagrant
2 19 (13.97%) Git (software)
3 8 (5.88%) Maven
4 7 (5.15%) JMeter
5 6 (4.41%) Bitbucket
5 6 (4.41%) Cucumber
5 6 (4.41%) Gatling
5 6 (4.41%) JUnit
5 6 (4.41%) SpecFlow
6 5 (3.68%) GitLab
6 5 (3.68%) Subversion
7 1 (0.74%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.74%) Selenium
General
1 11 (8.09%) Retail
1 11 (8.09%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.88%) Marketing
3 6 (4.41%) Electronics
4 5 (3.68%) Finance
4 5 (3.68%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.21%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (27.21%) Cloud Engineer
2 26 (19.12%) Developer
3 25 (18.38%) Software Engineer
4 24 (17.65%) Support Engineer
5 20 (14.71%) DevOps Engineer
6 19 (13.97%) Java Developer
7 16 (11.76%) AWS Engineer
8 14 (10.29%) Java Engineer
8 14 (10.29%) Java Software Engineer
9 11 (8.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 11 (8.09%) Linux Engineer
10 10 (7.35%) Java Software Developer
11 8 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (5.88%) Ruby Engineer
11 8 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (5.15%) PowerShell Engineer
12 7 (5.15%) Python Engineer
13 6 (4.41%) Automation Engineer
13 6 (4.41%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
13 6 (4.41%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (22.06%) RESTful
2 24 (17.65%) RabbitMQ
3 23 (16.91%) Spring
4 21 (15.44%) HTML
4 21 (15.44%) Spring Boot
5 18 (13.24%) CSS
6 13 (9.56%) HTML5
7 12 (8.82%) Ruby on Rails
8 9 (6.62%) Web Services
9 7 (5.15%) AngularJS
10 6 (4.41%) Gherkin
10 6 (4.41%) Hibernate
10 6 (4.41%) J2EE
10 6 (4.41%) JPA
10 6 (4.41%) Middleware
11 4 (2.94%) LAMP
11 4 (2.94%) LAPP Stack
11 4 (2.94%) LEMP Stack
11 4 (2.94%) Spring Integration
12 3 (2.21%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 43 (31.62%) Public Cloud
2 22 (16.18%) Data Centre
3 14 (10.29%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.15%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (5.15%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (3.68%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.94%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.21%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.47%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.47%) Social Media
9 1 (0.74%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.74%) User Experience
9 1 (0.74%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.74%) VLSI
Operating Systems
1 71 (52.21%) Linux
2 26 (19.12%) Windows
3 18 (13.24%) Unix
4 11 (8.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (6.62%) Windows Server
6 8 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (4.41%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.21%) CentOS
8 3 (2.21%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (31.62%) Software Engineering
3 40 (29.41%) TDD
4 36 (26.47%) Continuous Delivery
5 35 (25.74%) Microservices
6 30 (22.06%) DevOps
7 28 (20.59%) Scrum
8 25 (18.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 23 (16.91%) Problem-Solving
10 20 (14.71%) OWASP
11 19 (13.97%) The Twelve-Factor App
12 18 (13.24%) Collaborative Working
12 18 (13.24%) Configuration Management
12 18 (13.24%) Open Source
13 16 (11.76%) ITIL
14 12 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (8.82%) Mentoring
14 12 (8.82%) Pair Programming
15 11 (8.09%) Extreme Programming
15 11 (8.09%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 52 (38.24%) SQL
2 45 (33.09%) Python
3 31 (22.79%) Java
4 25 (18.38%) Ruby
5 21 (15.44%) JavaScript
6 20 (14.71%) PowerShell
7 18 (13.24%) Java 8
8 14 (10.29%) Bash Shell
9 7 (5.15%) Perl
10 2 (1.47%) C++
11 1 (0.74%) C
11 1 (0.74%) C#
11 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (22.06%) Security Cleared
2 20 (14.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 19 (13.97%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (13.24%) CCNA
5 8 (5.88%) Degree
6 7 (5.15%) MCSE
6 7 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.21%) RHCE
7 3 (2.21%) VCP6
8 1 (0.74%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.21%) GDPR
System Software
1 51 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (29.41%) Docker
3 18 (13.24%) vCloud
4 16 (11.76%) vSphere
5 13 (9.56%) Hyper-V
6 12 (8.82%) Active Directory
7 10 (7.35%) KVM
8 5 (3.68%) oVirt
9 4 (2.94%) iptables
9 4 (2.94%) Xen
10 2 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 43 (31.62%) Ansible
2 41 (30.15%) Kubernetes
3 32 (23.53%) Terraform
4 20 (14.71%) Puppet
5 11 (8.09%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (7.35%) SCCM
7 8 (5.88%) SCOM
7 8 (5.88%) SCSM
7 8 (5.88%) SCVMM
8 5 (3.68%) rkt
9 4 (2.94%) ZABBIX
10 3 (2.21%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (2.21%) NetBackup
10 3 (2.21%) vCenter Server
11 2 (1.47%) Nagios
12 1 (0.74%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.74%) Packer
12 1 (0.74%) Salt
Vendors
1 85 (62.50%) VMware
2 28 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 28 (20.59%) Oracle
3 19 (13.97%) Ivanti
4 17 (12.50%) Google
4 17 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 10 (7.35%) Cisco
6 9 (6.62%) Dell
6 9 (6.62%) SaltStack
7 8 (5.88%) Juniper
8 7 (5.15%) Capita
8 7 (5.15%) CommVault
8 7 (5.15%) Dell Compellent
8 7 (5.15%) SolarWinds
8 7 (5.15%) Sophos
9 6 (4.41%) Birst
10 5 (3.68%) NetApp
10 5 (3.68%) SAP
11 4 (2.94%) Atlassian
11 4 (2.94%) HP