Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache CloudStack
UK
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1068 1107 1084
Rank change year-on-year +39 -23 +174
Permanent jobs citing CloudStack 67 96 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.041% 0.053% 0.070%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.25% 0.30% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 43 92 128
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +20.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £39,000 £53,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £82,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +41.18% -8.60%

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 26,564 31,851 34,730
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.24% 17.62% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 21,374 25,763 29,330
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - -

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 14 November 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 14 November 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
UK excluding London +38 63 £52,500 -12.50%
England +23 61 £52,500 -12.50%
North of England +18 41 £52,500 -12.50%
Yorkshire +27 28 £59,000 -1.67%
North West +5 13 £46,250 -22.92%
South East +23 12 - -
Scotland - 6 - -
London +17 4 £52,500 -30.00%
Midlands +15 2 £47,500 -17.39%
East Midlands +6 2 £47,500 -17.39%
South West 0 2 - -

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 65 (97.01%) Python
2 58 (86.57%) Puppet
3 50 (74.63%) Linux
4 49 (73.13%) vSphere
5 46 (68.66%) Bash Shell
5 46 (68.66%) OpenStack
5 46 (68.66%) Ruby
5 46 (68.66%) Configuration Management
6 41 (61.19%) DevOps
7 37 (55.22%) SQL
7 37 (55.22%) Opscode Chef
8 34 (50.75%) Ansible
8 34 (50.75%) Amazon AWS
9 33 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (44.78%) Oracle
11 29 (43.28%) Cobbler
12 28 (41.79%) XenServer
12 28 (41.79%) Deployment Automation
13 27 (40.30%) Unix
14 26 (38.81%) Continuous Integration
14 26 (38.81%) Xen
15 25 (37.31%) VMware
16 24 (35.82%) Scrum
16 24 (35.82%) RUP
16 24 (35.82%) DSDM
17 21 (31.34%) Docker
17 21 (31.34%) Kubernetes
18 18 (26.87%) Shell Script
19 17 (25.37%) PostgreSQL
20 16 (23.88%) EnterpriseDB

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 (68.66%) OpenStack
2 14 (20.90%) Apache
3 12 (17.91%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (7.46%) nginx
4 5 (7.46%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.48%) JBoss
5 3 (4.48%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.48%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 34 (50.75%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (23.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (10.45%) IaaS
4 3 (4.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.99%) GitHub
5 2 (2.99%) Office 365
6 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.93%) Firewall
2 2 (2.99%) DHCP
2 2 (2.99%) DNS
2 2 (2.99%) LAN
2 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.49%) BGP
3 1 (1.49%) NAS
3 1 (1.49%) Network Security
3 1 (1.49%) SAN
3 1 (1.49%) VPN
3 1 (1.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.37%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (17.91%) Big Data
3 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
4 8 (11.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (17.91%) GitLab
2 9 (13.43%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.43%) Jenkins
2 9 (13.43%) TeamCity
3 8 (11.94%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.99%) Artifactory
4 2 (2.99%) GoCD
4 2 (2.99%) JIRA
General
1 8 (11.94%) Back Office
2 2 (2.99%) Games
2 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (44.78%) DevOps Engineer
1 30 (44.78%) Platform Engineer
2 15 (22.39%) Linux Engineer
3 13 (19.40%) AWS Engineer
4 12 (17.91%) Architect
4 12 (17.91%) J2EE Architect
4 12 (17.91%) Java Architect
4 12 (17.91%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 10 (14.93%) Cloud Engineer
6 9 (13.43%) AWS DevOps
6 9 (13.43%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 8 (11.94%) Windows Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Windows DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 2 (2.99%) Azure Engineer
10 2 (2.99%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.99%) Product Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.91%) Flask
1 12 (17.91%) J2EE
1 12 (17.91%) Kafka
2 10 (14.93%) .NET
3 7 (10.45%) LAMP
4 5 (7.46%) LAPP Stack
4 5 (7.46%) LEMP Stack
4 5 (7.46%) OpenVZ
5 2 (2.99%) LDAP
5 2 (2.99%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Clustering
1 4 (5.97%) Replication
2 3 (4.48%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.99%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 50 (74.63%) Linux
2 27 (40.30%) Unix
3 14 (20.90%) Windows
4 6 (8.96%) Solaris
5 5 (7.46%) CentOS
5 5 (7.46%) FreeBSD
5 5 (7.46%) OpenBSD
5 5 (7.46%) Ubuntu
6 4 (5.97%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.49%) AIX
7 1 (1.49%) Debian
7 1 (1.49%) HPUX
7 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (68.66%) Configuration Management
2 41 (61.19%) DevOps
3 33 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (41.79%) Deployment Automation
5 26 (38.81%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (35.82%) DSDM
6 24 (35.82%) RUP
6 24 (35.82%) Scrum
7 12 (17.91%) Open Source
8 9 (13.43%) Presales
9 7 (10.45%) Software Delivery
9 7 (10.45%) Software Engineering
9 7 (10.45%) TDD
10 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 4 (5.97%) Load Balancing
12 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
12 3 (4.48%) OWASP
13 2 (2.99%) CRM
13 2 (2.99%) Cybersecurity
13 2 (2.99%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (97.01%) Python
2 46 (68.66%) Bash Shell
2 46 (68.66%) Ruby
3 37 (55.22%) SQL
4 18 (26.87%) Shell Script
5 14 (20.90%) Go
6 12 (17.91%) Java
6 12 (17.91%) Perl
7 11 (16.42%) PowerShell
8 5 (7.46%) PHP
9 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (2.99%) Degree
System Software
1 49 (73.13%) vSphere
2 28 (41.79%) XenServer
3 26 (38.81%) Xen
4 21 (31.34%) Docker
5 9 (13.43%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (10.45%) KVM
6 7 (10.45%) LXC
6 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (5.97%) Ceph
7 4 (5.97%) Corosync
7 4 (5.97%) DRBD
7 4 (5.97%) iptables
8 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
9 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 58 (86.57%) Puppet
2 37 (55.22%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (50.75%) Ansible
4 29 (43.28%) Cobbler
5 21 (31.34%) Kubernetes
6 16 (23.88%) Tivoli
7 12 (17.91%) logstash
7 12 (17.91%) Rancher
8 9 (13.43%) Terraform
9 8 (11.94%) SCCM
10 5 (7.46%) Cacti
10 5 (7.46%) Munin
10 5 (7.46%) Nagios
11 4 (5.97%) Pacemaker
12 2 (2.99%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 30 (44.78%) Oracle
2 25 (37.31%) VMware
3 16 (23.88%) EnterpriseDB
4 14 (20.90%) SaltStack
5 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
6 9 (13.43%) Google
7 6 (8.96%) Red Hat
8 5 (7.46%) Percona
8 5 (7.46%) SolarWinds
9 4 (5.97%) Juniper
9 4 (5.97%) Palo Alto
10 2 (2.99%) Okta
10 2 (2.99%) Sophos
10 2 (2.99%) Veeam
11 1 (1.49%) HP