Period
to 19 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CloudStack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CloudStack over the 6 months to 19 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache CloudStack
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1041 1085 1107
Rank change year-on-year +44 +22 +20
Permanent jobs citing CloudStack 29 79 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.048% 0.059%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.14% 0.29% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 22 51 101
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -12.50% +29.73%
10th Percentile £50,000 £45,000 £53,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -8.33% +41.18%

CloudStack is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 20,009 26,988 31,262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.69% 16.38% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15,928 21,641 25,192
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £76,725
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £43,921 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.10% +9.80% -

CloudStack
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing CloudStack as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for CloudStack in the UK

CloudStack
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CloudStack.

Salary trend for CloudStack in the UK

CloudStack
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CloudStack within the UK over the 6 months to 19 October 2019. 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
England +36 22 £55,000 +4.76% 4
UK excluding London +22 20 £55,000 - 4
East of England - 11 £55,000 -
London +97 9 £62,500 +19.05%
Scotland +17 7 - -
North West +28 2 £65,000 +23.81% 2
North of England -12 2 £65,000 +13.04% 4

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, IT jobs citing CloudStack 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 with a requirement for CloudStack.

1 29 (100.00%) Python
1 29 (100.00%) AWS
1 29 (100.00%) OpenStack
2 28 (96.55%) DevOps
3 27 (93.10%) Ruby
4 23 (79.31%) Linux
4 23 (79.31%) Puppet
4 23 (79.31%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (68.97%) Terraform
7 19 (65.52%) PowerShell
8 15 (51.72%) nginx
8 15 (51.72%) Azure
8 15 (51.72%) MongoDB
8 15 (51.72%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (51.72%) MySQL
8 15 (51.72%) Elasticsearch
8 15 (51.72%) Cloud Foundry
8 15 (51.72%) Ansible
8 15 (51.72%) Docker
8 15 (51.72%) GCP
8 15 (51.72%) Kubernetes
8 15 (51.72%) LEMP Stack
9 14 (48.28%) Xen
9 14 (48.28%) vSphere
9 14 (48.28%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 13 (44.83%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (41.38%) Unix
11 12 (41.38%) Configuration Management
12 11 (37.93%) VPN

CloudStack
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 29 (100.00%) OpenStack
2 15 (51.72%) Cloud Foundry
2 15 (51.72%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (51.72%) nginx
3 11 (37.93%) Tomcat
4 4 (13.79%) IIS
5 2 (6.90%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 29 (100.00%) AWS
2 15 (51.72%) Azure
2 15 (51.72%) GCP
3 11 (37.93%) AWS CloudFormation
3 11 (37.93%) DigitalOcean
3 11 (37.93%) Heroku
3 11 (37.93%) IaaS
3 11 (37.93%) PaaS
4 4 (13.79%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) VPN
2 5 (17.24%) Firewall
3 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
3 4 (13.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) MongoDB
1 15 (51.72%) MySQL
1 15 (51.72%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (44.83%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (13.79%) Hadoop
3 4 (13.79%) MariaDB
3 4 (13.79%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Axure RP
2 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (6.90%) GitLab
General
1 7 (24.14%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (37.93%) Platform Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Server Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Server Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (6.90%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Azure DevOps
7 2 (6.90%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior DevOps
7 2 (6.90%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Cloud Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) LEMP Stack
2 11 (37.93%) Kafka
3 2 (6.90%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (6.90%) LAMP
3 2 (6.90%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (6.90%) Sensu
4 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Renewable Energy
2 4 (13.79%) Private Cloud
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (79.31%) Linux
2 12 (41.38%) Unix
3 11 (37.93%) CentOS
3 11 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (37.93%) Ubuntu
3 11 (37.93%) Windows
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (96.55%) DevOps
2 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (41.38%) Configuration Management
4 11 (37.93%) High Availability
4 11 (37.93%) Infrastructure as Code
4 11 (37.93%) Infrastructure Automation
4 11 (37.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 11 (37.93%) Microservices
4 11 (37.93%) Network Design
4 11 (37.93%) Runbook
4 11 (37.93%) Test Automation
4 11 (37.93%) Unit Testing
5 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (27.59%) Deployment Automation
7 2 (6.90%) Coaching
7 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.45%) ITIL
8 1 (3.45%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Python
2 27 (93.10%) Ruby
3 19 (65.52%) PowerShell
4 11 (37.93%) Go
4 11 (37.93%) Perl
5 7 (24.14%) SQL
6 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
System Software
1 15 (51.72%) Docker
2 14 (48.28%) Citrix Hypervisor
2 14 (48.28%) vSphere
2 14 (48.28%) Xen
3 2 (6.90%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 23 (79.31%) Opscode Chef
1 23 (79.31%) Puppet
2 20 (68.97%) Terraform
3 15 (51.72%) Ansible
3 15 (51.72%) Kubernetes
4 11 (37.93%) Packer
5 8 (27.59%) Cobbler
6 2 (6.90%) Graphite
6 2 (6.90%) Graylog
6 2 (6.90%) HAProxy
6 2 (6.90%) logstash
6 2 (6.90%) Prometheus
6 2 (6.90%) ZABBIX
7 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Rackspace
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) SaltStack