Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache CloudStack
UK
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1101 1067 1165
Rank change year-on-year -34 +98 +143
Permanent jobs citing CloudStack 101 143 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.058% 0.081% 0.063%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.35% 0.45% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 67 127 129
UK median annual salary £59,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.67% +20.00% -28.57%
10th Percentile £46,250 £51,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £59,000 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.67% +41.18% +6.25%

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 29,011 32,001 38,221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.61% 18.02% 18.79%
Number of salaries quoted 23,251 26,059 32,367
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for CloudStack in the UK

CloudStack
Top 12 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 18 July 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 -42 95 £59,000 -1.67% 4
UK excluding London -20 84 £59,000 -1.67% 4
North of England -31 43 £58,250 -2.92% 2
Yorkshire -2 34 £59,000 +2.61% 1
South East +17 23 - - 1
London -17 17 £75,000 +7.14%
North West -10 9 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Scotland - 6 - -
East of England - 6 £70,000 -
Midlands +6 5 £45,000 -21.74%
East Midlands +2 5 £45,000 -21.74%
South West -13 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 101 (100.00%) Python
2 94 (93.07%) Puppet
3 82 (81.19%) Linux
4 79 (78.22%) Configuration Management
5 78 (77.23%) Bash Shell
6 73 (72.28%) Ansible
7 69 (68.32%) DevOps
8 67 (66.34%) vSphere
8 67 (66.34%) Ruby
9 57 (56.44%) Opscode Chef
10 53 (52.48%) SQL
11 51 (50.50%) Docker
11 51 (50.50%) OpenStack
12 49 (48.51%) Amazon AWS
13 40 (39.60%) Agile Software Development
14 39 (38.61%) Kubernetes
15 36 (35.64%) Go
15 36 (35.64%) VMware
16 35 (34.65%) Java
17 34 (33.66%) Deployment Automation
18 33 (32.67%) Cobbler
18 33 (32.67%) SaltStack
18 33 (32.67%) Oracle
18 33 (32.67%) PostgreSQL
18 33 (32.67%) Continuous Integration
19 31 (30.69%) Elasticsearch
20 29 (28.71%) Flask
20 29 (28.71%) XenServer
21 28 (27.72%) Xen
21 28 (27.72%) Unix

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 51 (50.50%) OpenStack
2 31 (30.69%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (12.87%) Apache
4 7 (6.93%) JBoss
4 7 (6.93%) WebLogic
4 7 (6.93%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.95%) nginx
6 4 (3.96%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (2.97%) CMS
7 3 (2.97%) EPiServer
7 3 (2.97%) IIS
7 3 (2.97%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.98%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 49 (48.51%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (26.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (11.88%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (11.88%) AWS CloudFormation
3 12 (11.88%) SaaS
3 12 (11.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 8 (7.92%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (6.93%) IaaS
6 1 (0.99%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.94%) Firewall
2 5 (4.95%) LAN
3 4 (3.96%) NAS
3 4 (3.96%) Network Security
3 4 (3.96%) SAN
3 4 (3.96%) WAN
4 1 (0.99%) BGP
4 1 (0.99%) DHCP
4 1 (0.99%) DNS
4 1 (0.99%) PPP
4 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.99%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (32.67%) PostgreSQL
2 23 (22.77%) Big Data
3 17 (16.83%) SQL Server
4 14 (13.86%) MySQL
5 6 (5.94%) Redis
6 4 (3.96%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (3.96%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.96%) MariaDB
6 4 (3.96%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.98%) Riak
Development Applications
1 27 (26.73%) GitLab
2 22 (21.78%) Jenkins
3 14 (13.86%) Git (software)
4 13 (12.87%) Octopus Deploy
5 10 (9.90%) TeamCity
6 4 (3.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.97%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.99%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.99%) GoCD
8 1 (0.99%) JIRA
General
1 10 (9.90%) Back Office
2 2 (1.98%) Finance
2 2 (1.98%) Retail
3 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (45.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 34 (33.66%) Platform Engineer
3 28 (27.72%) Architect
4 23 (22.77%) AWS Engineer
4 23 (22.77%) J2EE Architect
4 23 (22.77%) Java Architect
4 23 (22.77%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 22 (21.78%) Cloud Engineer
6 21 (20.79%) AWS DevOps
6 21 (20.79%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 18 (17.82%) Linux Engineer
8 13 (12.87%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 10 (9.90%) Windows Engineer
10 8 (7.92%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 7 (6.93%) Administrator
11 7 (6.93%) Linux Administrator
11 7 (6.93%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 7 (6.93%) Systems Administrator
12 6 (5.94%) Windows DevOps Engineer
13 4 (3.96%) Linux DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (28.71%) Flask
2 27 (26.73%) Kafka
3 23 (22.77%) J2EE
4 14 (13.86%) .NET
5 9 (8.91%) LAMP
6 8 (7.92%) JSON
7 5 (4.95%) LAPP Stack
7 5 (4.95%) LEMP Stack
8 3 (2.97%) Django
9 2 (1.98%) OpenVZ
9 2 (1.98%) RAML
9 2 (1.98%) RESTful
9 2 (1.98%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.84%) Public Cloud
2 15 (14.85%) Private Cloud
3 12 (11.88%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (2.97%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.98%) Clustering
5 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.98%) Replication
6 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 82 (81.19%) Linux
2 28 (27.72%) Unix
3 20 (19.80%) Windows
4 6 (5.94%) Solaris
5 4 (3.96%) AIX
5 4 (3.96%) Debian
5 4 (3.96%) HPUX
5 4 (3.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.97%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.98%) CentOS
7 2 (1.98%) FreeBSD
7 2 (1.98%) OpenBSD
7 2 (1.98%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (78.22%) Configuration Management
2 69 (68.32%) DevOps
3 40 (39.60%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (33.66%) Deployment Automation
5 33 (32.67%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (23.76%) DSDM
6 24 (23.76%) RUP
6 24 (23.76%) Scrum
7 23 (22.77%) Open Source
8 12 (11.88%) Enterprise Architecture
9 10 (9.90%) Presales
10 7 (6.93%) Software Delivery
10 7 (6.93%) Software Engineering
10 7 (6.93%) TDD
11 5 (4.95%) ITIL
11 5 (4.95%) OWASP
12 4 (3.96%) Business Transformation
13 3 (2.97%) Content Management
13 3 (2.97%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (2.97%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 101 (100.00%) Python
2 78 (77.23%) Bash Shell
3 67 (66.34%) Ruby
4 53 (52.48%) SQL
5 36 (35.64%) Go
6 35 (34.65%) Java
7 18 (17.82%) Shell Script
8 17 (16.83%) Perl
9 16 (15.84%) PowerShell
10 13 (12.87%) JavaScript
11 4 (3.96%) PHP
11 4 (3.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (1.98%) Degree
2 1 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) GCP
System Software
1 67 (66.34%) vSphere
2 51 (50.50%) Docker
3 29 (28.71%) XenServer
4 28 (27.72%) Xen
5 7 (6.93%) LXC
6 6 (5.94%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (2.97%) KVM
7 3 (2.97%) Varnish
7 3 (2.97%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.98%) Ceph
8 2 (1.98%) Corosync
8 2 (1.98%) DRBD
8 2 (1.98%) iptables
9 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
9 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 94 (93.07%) Puppet
2 73 (72.28%) Ansible
3 57 (56.44%) Opscode Chef
4 39 (38.61%) Kubernetes
5 33 (32.67%) Cobbler
6 27 (26.73%) logstash
6 27 (26.73%) Rancher
7 14 (13.86%) Tivoli
8 13 (12.87%) Terraform
9 10 (9.90%) SCCM
10 5 (4.95%) Nagios
11 3 (2.97%) HAProxy
11 3 (2.97%) Icinga
12 2 (1.98%) Cacti
12 2 (1.98%) Munin
12 2 (1.98%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 36 (35.64%) VMware
2 33 (32.67%) Oracle
2 33 (32.67%) SaltStack
3 15 (14.85%) Google
3 15 (14.85%) Microsoft
4 14 (13.86%) EnterpriseDB
5 6 (5.94%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.97%) CenturyLink
6 3 (2.97%) IBM
6 3 (2.97%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.98%) HP
7 2 (1.98%) Percona
7 2 (1.98%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.99%) Juniper
8 1 (0.99%) Palo Alto