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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache CloudStack
UK
Rank 786 868 932
Rank change year-on-year +82 +64  
Permanent jobs citing CloudStack 78 81 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.092% 0.078% 0.018%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.52% 0.41% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 62 80 10
Median salary £70,000 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -23.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +40.00% +25.00%  

CloudStack 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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15008 19532 21200
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.74% 18.89% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 12460 16438 17582
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  

CloudStack
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing CloudStack as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CloudStack over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CloudStack in the UK

CloudStack
Top 14 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 3 months to 27 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
England +92 78 £70,000 +40.00% 6
Yorkshire +23 44 £57,500 +15.00% 2
West Yorkshire +41 35 £57,500 +24.32% 2
Leeds +28 35 £57,500 +24.32% 2
London +80 17 £67,500 -3.57% 3
North West -5 16 £70,000 +64.70% 1
Manchester -16 16 £70,000 +64.70% 1
Sheffield +5 12 £57,500 +15.00%
South Yorkshire +3 12 £57,500 +15.00%
Canary Wharf - 3 £70,000 -
City of London +45 2 £67,500 -3.57% 1
Nottingham - 1 £55,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £55,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £55,000 -

CloudStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing CloudStack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CloudStack.

1 136 (92.52%) Linux
1 136 (92.52%) Python
2 131 (89.12%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (89.12%) OpenStack
3 130 (88.44%) Puppet
3 130 (88.44%) DevOps
3 130 (88.44%) Ruby
4 127 (86.39%) Opscode Chef
4 127 (86.39%) vSphere
5 125 (85.03%) XenServer
5 125 (85.03%) Xen
6 124 (84.35%) Continuous Integration
7 122 (82.99%) Oracle
8 120 (81.63%) Shell Script
9 119 (80.95%) Scrum
10 118 (80.27%) DSDM
11 117 (79.59%) SQL
12 116 (78.91%) EnterpriseDB
13 111 (75.51%) Unix
14 93 (63.27%) Configuration Management
14 93 (63.27%) Bash Shell
15 85 (57.82%) Cobbler
15 85 (57.82%) RUP
16 84 (57.14%) Tivoli
16 84 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
17 68 (46.26%) Ansible
18 66 (44.90%) Windows
19 64 (43.54%) Jenkins
20 63 (42.86%) Microsoft
21 61 (41.50%) Firewall

CloudStack
Top Related 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
1 131 (89.12%) OpenStack
2 57 (38.78%) WebSphere
3 55 (37.41%) JBoss
3 55 (37.41%) WebLogic
4 9 (6.12%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (4.08%) IIS
5 6 (4.08%) nginx
6 5 (3.40%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (3.40%) MS Exchange
7 4 (2.72%) Apache
7 4 (2.72%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (2.72%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.36%) Jetty
8 2 (1.36%) Mongrel
Applications
1 2 (1.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 84 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (3.40%) Office 365
5 4 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.72%) IaaS
6 2 (1.36%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.36%) DigitalOcean
6 2 (1.36%) Heroku
6 2 (1.36%) PaaS
7 1 (0.68%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 61 (41.50%) Firewall
2 9 (6.12%) DNS
3 7 (4.76%) NAS
3 7 (4.76%) SAN
4 6 (4.08%) DHCP
5 5 (3.40%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (3.40%) IPv4
5 5 (3.40%) IPv6
5 5 (3.40%) iSCSI
5 5 (3.40%) VSAN
6 3 (2.04%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.04%) VLAN
7 2 (1.36%) HTTP
7 2 (1.36%) Internet
7 2 (1.36%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.68%) LAN
8 1 (0.68%) MPLS
8 1 (0.68%) Network Security
8 1 (0.68%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.16%) MongoDB
2 11 (7.48%) MySQL
2 11 (7.48%) Redis
3 7 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.40%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (3.40%) Riak
5 4 (2.72%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.04%) MariaDB
6 3 (2.04%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 64 (43.54%) Jenkins
2 54 (36.73%) TeamCity
3 35 (23.81%) Git (software)
4 22 (14.97%) Subversion
5 5 (3.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (3.40%) Maven
6 3 (2.04%) JUnit
7 2 (1.36%) GoCD
7 2 (1.36%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.68%) GDB
8 1 (0.68%) GitLab
8 1 (0.68%) JIRA
8 1 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (2.72%) Finance
2 3 (2.04%) Games
2 3 (2.04%) Retail
3 1 (0.68%) Back Office
3 1 (0.68%) Banking
3 1 (0.68%) French Language
3 1 (0.68%) German Language
3 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.68%) Spanish Language
3 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 117 (79.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 55 (37.41%) Platform Engineer
3 13 (8.84%) AWS Engineer
3 13 (8.84%) Linux Engineer
4 12 (8.16%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 11 (7.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 8 (5.44%) AWS DevOps
7 7 (4.76%) Architect
8 5 (3.40%) Cloud Developer
8 5 (3.40%) Developer
8 5 (3.40%) Network Manager
8 5 (3.40%) Python Developer
9 4 (2.72%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (2.04%) Cloud Architect
10 3 (2.04%) Java Engineer
10 3 (2.04%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (2.04%) Senior DevOps
10 3 (2.04%) Software Engineer
10 3 (2.04%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.04%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (37.41%) .NET
2 13 (8.84%) LAMP
3 6 (4.08%) LEMP Stack
4 5 (3.40%) RAML
4 5 (3.40%) RESTful
4 5 (3.40%) Swagger
5 3 (2.04%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (2.04%) Apache Camel
5 3 (2.04%) Flash
5 3 (2.04%) JDBC
5 3 (2.04%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (2.04%) Sensu
5 3 (2.04%) Spring
6 2 (1.36%) Web Services
7 1 (0.68%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.12%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.40%) Clustering
3 3 (2.04%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.36%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.36%) Replication
5 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.68%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 136 (92.52%) Linux
2 111 (75.51%) Unix
3 66 (44.90%) Windows
4 56 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (4.08%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.04%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.36%) CentOS
8 1 (0.68%) AIX
8 1 (0.68%) HPUX
8 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (89.12%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (88.44%) DevOps
3 124 (84.35%) Continuous Integration
4 119 (80.95%) Scrum
5 118 (80.27%) DSDM
6 93 (63.27%) Configuration Management
7 85 (57.82%) RUP
8 55 (37.41%) ITIL
9 46 (31.29%) Disaster Recovery
10 30 (20.41%) OWASP
11 21 (14.29%) Auto-Scaling
12 20 (13.61%) Performance Tuning
13 9 (6.12%) Build Automation
13 9 (6.12%) Presales
14 8 (5.44%) Mentoring
15 5 (3.40%) API Design
15 5 (3.40%) Software Engineering
16 3 (2.04%) Integration Testing
16 3 (2.04%) TDD
17 2 (1.36%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 136 (92.52%) Python
2 130 (88.44%) Ruby
3 120 (81.63%) Shell Script
4 117 (79.59%) SQL
5 93 (63.27%) Bash Shell
6 8 (5.44%) Go
7 4 (2.72%) Java
7 4 (2.72%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.36%) C
8 2 (1.36%) Perl
9 1 (0.68%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (6.12%) AWS Certification
2 5 (3.40%) MCSA
2 5 (3.40%) MCSE
2 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (3.40%) VCP5
2 5 (3.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.04%) GCP
1 3 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 127 (86.39%) vSphere
2 125 (85.03%) Xen
2 125 (85.03%) XenServer
3 6 (4.08%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.40%) Docker
4 5 (3.40%) KVM
5 4 (2.72%) Varnish
6 3 (2.04%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.68%) Ceph
7 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 130 (88.44%) Puppet
2 127 (86.39%) Opscode Chef
3 85 (57.82%) Cobbler
4 84 (57.14%) Tivoli
5 68 (46.26%) Ansible
6 23 (15.65%) Terraform
7 10 (6.80%) Salt
8 4 (2.72%) Graphite
8 4 (2.72%) logstash
9 3 (2.04%) Graylog
9 3 (2.04%) HAProxy
9 3 (2.04%) Kubernetes
9 3 (2.04%) ZABBIX
10 2 (1.36%) Packer
11 1 (0.68%) Grafana
11 1 (0.68%) Icinga
11 1 (0.68%) Kibana
11 1 (0.68%) Nagios
11 1 (0.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 122 (82.99%) Oracle
2 116 (78.91%) EnterpriseDB
3 63 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 54 (36.73%) Red Hat
5 14 (9.52%) VMware
6 9 (6.12%) Rackspace
7 6 (4.08%) HP
8 5 (3.40%) Cisco
8 5 (3.40%) Dell
8 5 (3.40%) IBM
8 5 (3.40%) NETGEAR
8 5 (3.40%) QNAP
8 5 (3.40%) Synology
8 5 (3.40%) Veeam
9 4 (2.72%) SaltStack
10 3 (2.04%) Google
11 1 (0.68%) EMC
11 1 (0.68%) Facebook
11 1 (0.68%) Juniper
11 1 (0.68%) NetApp
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago