Period
to 21 February 2018

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

Apache CloudStack
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1115 1037 1163
Rank change year-on-year -78 +126 +84
Permanent jobs citing CloudStack 73 150 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.041% 0.085% 0.055%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.24% 0.48% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 67 135 108
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £49,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% +25.00%

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 29,835 31,288 39,427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.92% 17.79% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 24,604 26,190 32,992
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CloudStack over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for CloudStack in the UK

CloudStack
Top 11 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 21 February 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
England -65 69 £65,000 - 18
London +26 38 £75,000 +7.14% 7
UK excluding London -86 35 £60,000 +4.35% 11
North of England -80 19 £60,000 +4.35% 5
Yorkshire -46 13 £59,000 +2.61% 4
North West -30 6 £60,000 -14.29% 1
Midlands +7 4 £52,500 +5.00% 1
East Midlands -2 4 £52,500 +5.00% 1
South East - 4 - -
Scotland - 4 £60,000 -
East of England - 4 £70,000 - 5

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, 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 67 (91.78%) Linux
2 64 (87.67%) Python
3 62 (84.93%) Puppet
4 61 (83.56%) DevOps
5 58 (79.45%) Configuration Management
6 52 (71.23%) Bash Shell
7 50 (68.49%) Opscode Chef
8 49 (67.12%) Agile Software Development
9 48 (65.75%) Ruby
10 46 (63.01%) OpenStack
10 46 (63.01%) Ansible
11 41 (56.16%) Amazon AWS
12 38 (52.05%) Unix
13 36 (49.32%) Docker
14 34 (46.58%) vSphere
15 32 (43.84%) Jenkins
16 31 (42.47%) Continuous Integration
17 29 (39.73%) SQL
18 27 (36.99%) Git (software)
19 26 (35.62%) Cobbler
20 23 (31.51%) Elasticsearch
20 23 (31.51%) SaltStack
21 22 (30.14%) XenServer
21 22 (30.14%) MySQL
22 21 (28.77%) Scrum
23 20 (27.40%) Redis
24 19 (26.03%) EnterpriseDB
24 19 (26.03%) Microsoft Azure
24 19 (26.03%) Xen
24 19 (26.03%) Tivoli

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 46 (63.01%) OpenStack
2 23 (31.51%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (19.18%) Cloud Foundry
4 13 (17.81%) Apache
5 10 (13.70%) IIS
5 10 (13.70%) nginx
6 3 (4.11%) JBoss
6 3 (4.11%) WebLogic
6 3 (4.11%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 41 (56.16%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (26.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (21.92%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (10.96%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (10.96%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (10.96%) SaaS
4 8 (10.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.37%) IaaS
5 1 (1.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.81%) Firewall
2 11 (15.07%) TCP/IP
3 10 (13.70%) VLAN
4 3 (4.11%) DHCP
4 3 (4.11%) DNS
5 2 (2.74%) MPLS
5 2 (2.74%) VPN
5 2 (2.74%) WAN
6 1 (1.37%) BGP
6 1 (1.37%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.37%) OpenFlow
6 1 (1.37%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (30.14%) MySQL
2 20 (27.40%) Redis
3 14 (19.18%) Apache Cassandra
3 14 (19.18%) Hadoop
3 14 (19.18%) MariaDB
3 14 (19.18%) MongoDB
3 14 (19.18%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (8.22%) Riak
5 3 (4.11%) Big Data
6 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (43.84%) Jenkins
2 27 (36.99%) Git (software)
3 15 (20.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (13.70%) TeamCity
5 8 (10.96%) GitLab
6 4 (5.48%) Subversion
7 3 (4.11%) JIRA
8 2 (2.74%) Ant
8 2 (2.74%) GoCD
8 2 (2.74%) Gradle
8 2 (2.74%) Maven
General
1 4 (5.48%) Games
2 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.74%) Finance
3 2 (2.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (57.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (34.25%) Platform Engineer
3 15 (20.55%) AWS Engineer
4 13 (17.81%) AWS DevOps
4 13 (17.81%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 10 (13.70%) Architect
6 8 (10.96%) Developer
7 7 (9.59%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Python Developer
9 5 (6.85%) Consultant
9 5 (6.85%) DevOps Consultant
9 5 (6.85%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (6.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 4 (5.48%) Cloud Architect
10 4 (5.48%) DevOps Architect
10 4 (5.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (4.11%) Java Architect
11 3 (4.11%) Java/J2EE Architect
11 3 (4.11%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.55%) Flask
2 14 (19.18%) LAMP
3 10 (13.70%) LAPP Stack
3 10 (13.70%) LEMP Stack
3 10 (13.70%) Sensu
4 8 (10.96%) Kafka
5 7 (9.59%) RESTful
6 6 (8.22%) RAML
6 6 (8.22%) Swagger
7 5 (6.85%) Django
7 5 (6.85%) JSON
8 4 (5.48%) J2EE
9 3 (4.11%) .NET
9 3 (4.11%) REST
9 3 (4.11%) Spring
10 2 (2.74%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (2.74%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.74%) Apache Camel
10 2 (2.74%) JDBC
10 2 (2.74%) React
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.66%) Private Cloud
2 11 (15.07%) Data Centre
3 8 (10.96%) Hybrid Cloud
3 8 (10.96%) Public Cloud
4 3 (4.11%) EMC VNX
5 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.74%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.74%) Online Games
6 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 67 (91.78%) Linux
2 38 (52.05%) Unix
3 16 (21.92%) Windows
4 4 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (83.56%) DevOps
2 58 (79.45%) Configuration Management
3 49 (67.12%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (42.47%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (28.77%) Scrum
6 19 (26.03%) DSDM
6 19 (26.03%) RUP
7 9 (12.33%) Presales
8 8 (10.96%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (6.85%) API Design
10 4 (5.48%) Business Transformation
10 4 (5.48%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 4 (5.48%) Microservices
11 3 (4.11%) Auto-Scaling
11 3 (4.11%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (4.11%) Open Source
11 3 (4.11%) OWASP
11 3 (4.11%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (4.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 64 (87.67%) Python
2 52 (71.23%) Bash Shell
3 48 (65.75%) Ruby
4 29 (39.73%) SQL
5 19 (26.03%) Shell Script
6 16 (21.92%) Go
7 14 (19.18%) Java
8 12 (16.44%) JavaScript
9 5 (6.85%) Perl
10 4 (5.48%) VBScript
11 3 (4.11%) PHP
11 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.37%) CCIE
1 1 (1.37%) CCNP
1 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.81%) GCP
2 2 (2.74%) QA
System Software
1 36 (49.32%) Docker
2 34 (46.58%) vSphere
3 22 (30.14%) XenServer
4 19 (26.03%) Xen
5 10 (13.70%) Varnish
6 3 (4.11%) Active Directory
7 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 62 (84.93%) Puppet
2 50 (68.49%) Opscode Chef
3 46 (63.01%) Ansible
4 26 (35.62%) Cobbler
5 19 (26.03%) Tivoli
6 18 (24.66%) Kubernetes
6 18 (24.66%) logstash
7 10 (13.70%) Graphite
7 10 (13.70%) Graylog
7 10 (13.70%) HAProxy
7 10 (13.70%) Terraform
7 10 (13.70%) ZABBIX
8 8 (10.96%) Rancher
9 1 (1.37%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 23 (31.51%) SaltStack
2 19 (26.03%) EnterpriseDB
2 19 (26.03%) Oracle
3 15 (20.55%) VMware
4 4 (5.48%) Juniper
4 4 (5.48%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.11%) EMC
5 3 (4.11%) Google
5 3 (4.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.37%) Apigee
6 1 (1.37%) Cisco
6 1 (1.37%) Zend