Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
England > South East
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 421 439 450
Rank change year-on-year +18 +11 +133
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 135 110 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.43% 0.37% 0.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.48% 2.02% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 85 87 147
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% -4.35%
10th Percentile £39,500 £42,200 £35,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £81,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +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 5,435 5,453 7,578
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.16% 18.17% 19.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4,610 4,594 6,561
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
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 22 April 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 22 April 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 +10 64 £56,250 -6.25% 7
Thames Valley +26 52 £57,500 -17.86% 5
Berkshire +12 48 £57,500 -17.86% 5
Surrey +10 19 £47,250 -0.53% 3
East Sussex -31 3 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £42,000 -
Middlesex +6 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £100,000 -
OpenStack
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 94 (69.63%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 75 (55.56%) VMware
3 74 (54.81%) Linux
4 62 (45.93%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (40.74%) Software Engineering
6 51 (37.78%) TDD
7 50 (37.04%) Ansible
8 47 (34.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 45 (33.33%) MySQL
9 45 (33.33%) SQL
10 44 (32.59%) Python
10 44 (32.59%) DevOps
11 43 (31.85%) Java
12 40 (29.63%) Scrum
13 38 (28.15%) Docker
14 35 (25.93%) MongoDB
15 34 (25.19%) NoSQL
16 33 (24.44%) Microservices
17 32 (23.70%) Continuous Integration
18 31 (22.96%) Spring
18 31 (22.96%) Kubernetes
18 31 (22.96%) Public Cloud
19 27 (20.00%) Puppet
20 26 (19.26%) Configuration Management
21 25 (18.52%) Data Centre
22 24 (17.78%) Continuous Delivery
22 24 (17.78%) Open Source
23 23 (17.04%) OWASP
23 23 (17.04%) Extreme Programming

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 12 (8.89%) Apache
2 9 (6.67%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (2.96%) Confluence
5 4 (2.96%) nginx
5 4 (2.96%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (2.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (2.96%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.96%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.22%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.48%) IIS
8 1 (0.74%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.74%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.74%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.74%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 94 (69.63%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (14.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 15 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (9.63%) Amazon Glacier
5 13 (9.63%) Amazon S3
6 12 (8.89%) AWS CloudFormation
6 12 (8.89%) Google Cloud Platform
6 12 (8.89%) IaaS
7 11 (8.15%) PaaS
8 10 (7.41%) OpenShift
9 6 (4.44%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (3.70%) GitHub
11 2 (1.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (1.48%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (1.48%) Heroku
12 1 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.74%) NuGet
12 1 (0.74%) SaaS
12 1 (0.74%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.85%) AMQP
2 14 (10.37%) HTTP
2 14 (10.37%) LAN
2 14 (10.37%) WAN
3 13 (9.63%) TCP/IP
4 9 (6.67%) NAS
4 9 (6.67%) SAN
5 8 (5.93%) Network Security
5 8 (5.93%) VPN
6 7 (5.19%) Internet
6 7 (5.19%) IPsec
7 6 (4.44%) Firewall
7 6 (4.44%) SSL
8 2 (1.48%) DHCP
8 2 (1.48%) DNS
8 2 (1.48%) VLAN
9 1 (0.74%) FTP
9 1 (0.74%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.74%) RIP
9 1 (0.74%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (33.33%) MySQL
2 35 (25.93%) MongoDB
3 34 (25.19%) NoSQL
4 23 (17.04%) MariaDB
4 23 (17.04%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (5.93%) RDBMS
5 8 (5.93%) Relational Database
6 7 (5.19%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (4.44%) Hadoop
7 6 (4.44%) Oracle Database
7 6 (4.44%) SQL Server
8 4 (2.96%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (2.22%) Big Data
9 3 (2.22%) InterSystems Cache
10 2 (1.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.48%) Amazon QuickSight
10 2 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.48%) Hazelcast
10 2 (1.48%) Pentaho
10 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (14.81%) Vagrant
2 16 (11.85%) Jenkins
3 9 (6.67%) Maven
4 8 (5.93%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (2.96%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.96%) JIRA
5 4 (2.96%) Subversion
6 3 (2.22%) Gradle
6 3 (2.22%) JMeter
7 2 (1.48%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.48%) Gatling
7 2 (1.48%) JUnit
7 2 (1.48%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.48%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.74%) Ant
8 1 (0.74%) GitLab
8 1 (0.74%) gulp
8 1 (0.74%) Selenium
General
1 9 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.96%) Finance
3 2 (1.48%) Electronics
3 2 (1.48%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.48%) Marketing
3 2 (1.48%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (25.19%) Cloud Engineer
2 29 (21.48%) Developer
3 26 (19.26%) Software Engineer
4 23 (17.04%) Java Engineer
5 22 (16.30%) DevOps Engineer
6 20 (14.81%) Java Developer
6 20 (14.81%) Java Software Engineer
6 20 (14.81%) Linux Engineer
7 13 (9.63%) AWS Engineer
7 13 (9.63%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 13 (9.63%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 13 (9.63%) Support Engineer
8 10 (7.41%) Architect
8 10 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
9 9 (6.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (6.67%) Platform Engineer
9 9 (6.67%) Senior Developer
9 9 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
10 8 (5.93%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (22.96%) Spring
2 20 (14.81%) RabbitMQ
2 20 (14.81%) RESTful
3 19 (14.07%) HTML
4 18 (13.33%) Spring Boot
5 14 (10.37%) HTML5
5 14 (10.37%) Web Services
6 10 (7.41%) REST
7 8 (5.93%) CSS
8 7 (5.19%) Spring Integration
9 6 (4.44%) J2EE
9 6 (4.44%) Middleware
10 5 (3.70%) AngularJS
11 4 (2.96%) EJB
11 4 (2.96%) Hystrix
11 4 (2.96%) Java EE 5
11 4 (2.96%) LAMP
11 4 (2.96%) LAPP Stack
11 4 (2.96%) LEMP Stack
11 4 (2.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (22.96%) Public Cloud
2 25 (18.52%) Data Centre
3 14 (10.37%) Computer Science
4 12 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
5 10 (7.41%) User Experience
6 6 (4.44%) Blog
6 6 (4.44%) Private Cloud
7 4 (2.96%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.22%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.22%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.74%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 74 (54.81%) Linux
2 18 (13.33%) Unix
2 18 (13.33%) Windows
3 13 (9.63%) CentOS
4 9 (6.67%) Ubuntu
5 8 (5.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.48%) Debian
7 1 (0.74%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (45.93%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (40.74%) Software Engineering
3 51 (37.78%) TDD
4 44 (32.59%) DevOps
5 40 (29.63%) Scrum
6 33 (24.44%) Microservices
7 32 (23.70%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (19.26%) Configuration Management
9 24 (17.78%) Continuous Delivery
9 24 (17.78%) Open Source
10 23 (17.04%) Extreme Programming
10 23 (17.04%) OWASP
11 20 (14.81%) BDD
12 16 (11.85%) Unit Testing
13 14 (10.37%) SOLID
13 14 (10.37%) The Twelve-Factor App
14 13 (9.63%) Continuous Deployment
14 13 (9.63%) High Availability
15 12 (8.89%) ITIL
16 11 (8.15%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 45 (33.33%) SQL
2 44 (32.59%) Python
3 43 (31.85%) Java
4 22 (16.30%) Ruby
5 21 (15.56%) JavaScript
6 13 (9.63%) Java 8
7 9 (6.67%) PowerShell
8 7 (5.19%) Perl
9 5 (3.70%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.96%) C#
11 3 (2.22%) Go
12 2 (1.48%) C
12 2 (1.48%) PHP
12 2 (1.48%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.74%) C++
13 1 (0.74%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (10.37%) Degree
2 13 (9.63%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.19%) MCSE
3 7 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (3.70%) CCNA
4 5 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.22%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) GCP
System Software
1 47 (34.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (28.15%) Docker
3 9 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 9 (6.67%) vCloud
3 9 (6.67%) vSphere
4 6 (4.44%) Xen
5 5 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (2.96%) VirtualBox
7 2 (1.48%) Active Directory
7 2 (1.48%) KVM
7 2 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 50 (37.04%) Ansible
2 31 (22.96%) Kubernetes
3 27 (20.00%) Puppet
4 19 (14.07%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (11.85%) Terraform
6 5 (3.70%) Nagios
6 5 (3.70%) SCCM
7 4 (2.96%) Salt
8 3 (2.22%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (2.22%) NetBackup
8 3 (2.22%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.74%) cPanel
9 1 (0.74%) Packer
Vendors
1 75 (55.56%) VMware
2 20 (14.81%) Oracle
3 15 (11.11%) SaltStack
4 12 (8.89%) Google
5 10 (7.41%) Microsoft
6 8 (5.93%) Ivanti
6 8 (5.93%) Red Hat
7 7 (5.19%) Citrix
8 5 (3.70%) Atlassian
8 5 (3.70%) Ayehu
8 5 (3.70%) Cisco
8 5 (3.70%) Cognizant
8 5 (3.70%) Hitachi
8 5 (3.70%) HP
9 4 (2.96%) EMC
9 4 (2.96%) Juniper
10 3 (2.22%) NetApp
10 3 (2.22%) Remedy
10 3 (2.22%) Symantec
10 3 (2.22%) Veeam