Period
to 23 August 2017

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 23 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache CloudStack
UK
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1057 1152 1249
Rank change year-on-year +95 +97 +31
Permanent jobs citing CloudStack 137 112 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.078% 0.057% 0.016%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.43% 0.31% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 124 112 32
UK median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -13.04% -
10th Percentile £51,250 £36,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £71,250 £102,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +41.18% +6.25% +33.33%

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 31616 36591 41753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.96% 18.60% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 25448 31116 34549
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +3.90%

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 23 August 2017.

Salary histogram for CloudStack in the UK

CloudStack
Top 10 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 23 August 2017. 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 +106 137 £60,000 +20.00% 6
UK excluding London +65 85 £60,000 +41.18% 2
North of England +9 76 £60,000 +41.18% 2
London +63 52 £70,000 +7.69% 4
Yorkshire +27 49 £60,000 +41.18% 1
North West -29 27 £60,000 +41.18% 1
South West -8 5 £60,000 -11.11%
East Midlands - 3 £60,000 -
Midlands - 3 £60,000 -
South East +61 1 £47,500 +18.75%

For the 6 months to 23 August 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.

1 125 (91.24%) Linux
2 124 (90.51%) Python
3 123 (89.78%) DevOps
4 118 (86.13%) OpenStack
5 116 (84.67%) Agile Software Development
6 110 (80.29%) Puppet
7 109 (79.56%) Opscode Chef
8 108 (78.83%) Ruby
9 106 (77.37%) Continuous Integration
9 106 (77.37%) Unix
10 100 (72.99%) Configuration Management
11 99 (72.26%) vSphere
12 98 (71.53%) Bash Shell
13 95 (69.34%) Scrum
14 94 (68.61%) XenServer
15 93 (67.88%) Xen
15 93 (67.88%) Shell Script
15 93 (67.88%) SQL
15 93 (67.88%) Oracle
15 93 (67.88%) DSDM
16 92 (67.15%) EnterpriseDB
17 84 (61.31%) Cobbler
17 84 (61.31%) RUP
17 84 (61.31%) Tivoli
18 67 (48.91%) Amazon AWS
19 48 (35.04%) Ansible
20 47 (34.31%) Jenkins
21 46 (33.58%) Git (software)
22 44 (32.12%) Windows
23 31 (22.63%) Red Hat

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
1 118 (86.13%) OpenStack
2 22 (16.06%) JBoss
2 22 (16.06%) WebLogic
2 22 (16.06%) WebSphere
3 18 (13.14%) Apache
4 14 (10.22%) Cloud Foundry
4 14 (10.22%) IIS
4 14 (10.22%) nginx
5 13 (9.49%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (5.84%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (4.38%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 67 (48.91%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (16.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (9.49%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (4.38%) Office 365
5 1 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.73%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 29 (21.17%) Firewall
2 9 (6.57%) DNS
3 8 (5.84%) TCP/IP
4 7 (5.11%) DHCP
5 6 (4.38%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (4.38%) IPv4
5 6 (4.38%) IPv6
5 6 (4.38%) iSCSI
5 6 (4.38%) NAS
5 6 (4.38%) SAN
5 6 (4.38%) VLAN
5 6 (4.38%) VSAN
6 2 (1.46%) HTTP
6 2 (1.46%) HTTPS
6 2 (1.46%) SMTP
6 2 (1.46%) SSH
6 2 (1.46%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.44%) Redis
2 15 (10.95%) MongoDB
2 15 (10.95%) MySQL
2 15 (10.95%) Riak
3 14 (10.22%) Apache Cassandra
3 14 (10.22%) MariaDB
4 13 (9.49%) Hadoop
4 13 (9.49%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (4.38%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.73%) Big Data
6 1 (0.73%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 47 (34.31%) Jenkins
2 46 (33.58%) Git (software)
3 30 (21.90%) TeamCity
4 22 (16.06%) Subversion
5 15 (10.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.46%) Ant
6 2 (1.46%) GoCD
6 2 (1.46%) Gradle
6 2 (1.46%) Maven
7 1 (0.73%) JIRA
General
1 6 (4.38%) Finance
2 4 (2.92%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.19%) Banking
3 3 (2.19%) Retail
4 2 (1.46%) Games
Job Titles
1 99 (72.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 70 (51.09%) Platform Engineer
3 14 (10.22%) Developer
3 14 (10.22%) Python Developer
4 11 (8.03%) Cloud Developer
5 9 (6.57%) Architect
6 8 (5.84%) AWS DevOps
7 7 (5.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 7 (5.11%) AWS Engineer
7 7 (5.11%) Consultant
7 7 (5.11%) DevOps Consultant
7 7 (5.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 6 (4.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.38%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (4.38%) Network Manager
9 5 (3.65%) Agile Developer
9 5 (3.65%) Infrastructure Architect
10 4 (2.92%) Cloud Architect
11 3 (2.19%) DevOps Architect
11 3 (2.19%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.79%) .NET
2 22 (16.06%) LAMP
3 15 (10.95%) RESTful
4 14 (10.22%) LEMP Stack
4 14 (10.22%) RAML
4 14 (10.22%) Swagger
5 13 (9.49%) LAPP Stack
6 8 (5.84%) Flash
7 6 (4.38%) Sensu
8 4 (2.92%) Django
8 4 (2.92%) Flask
9 2 (1.46%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (1.46%) Apache Camel
9 2 (1.46%) Web Services
10 1 (0.73%) Pylons
10 1 (0.73%) Pyramid
10 1 (0.73%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.68%) Private Cloud
2 10 (7.30%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.38%) Clustering
4 4 (2.92%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.46%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.73%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 125 (91.24%) Linux
2 106 (77.37%) Unix
3 44 (32.12%) Windows
4 30 (21.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (5.11%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.73%) CentOS
6 1 (0.73%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (89.78%) DevOps
2 116 (84.67%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (77.37%) Continuous Integration
4 100 (72.99%) Configuration Management
5 95 (69.34%) Scrum
6 93 (67.88%) DSDM
7 84 (61.31%) RUP
8 24 (17.52%) ITIL
9 22 (16.06%) Disaster Recovery
10 21 (15.33%) Auto-Scaling
10 21 (15.33%) OWASP
11 17 (12.41%) Performance Tuning
12 12 (8.76%) API Design
13 9 (6.57%) Mentoring
14 8 (5.84%) Build Automation
14 8 (5.84%) Continuous Delivery
15 6 (4.38%) Presales
16 4 (2.92%) Software Engineering
17 3 (2.19%) SDLC
17 3 (2.19%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 124 (90.51%) Python
2 108 (78.83%) Ruby
3 98 (71.53%) Bash Shell
4 93 (67.88%) Shell Script
4 93 (67.88%) SQL
5 14 (10.22%) Go
6 2 (1.46%) C
6 2 (1.46%) Java
6 2 (1.46%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.73%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (8.76%) AWS Certification
2 6 (4.38%) MCSA
2 6 (4.38%) MCSE
2 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (4.38%) VCP5
2 6 (4.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (2.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.03%) GCP
System Software
1 99 (72.26%) vSphere
2 94 (68.61%) XenServer
3 93 (67.88%) Xen
4 21 (15.33%) Docker
5 13 (9.49%) Varnish
6 7 (5.11%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 110 (80.29%) Puppet
2 109 (79.56%) Opscode Chef
3 84 (61.31%) Cobbler
3 84 (61.31%) Tivoli
4 48 (35.04%) Ansible
5 21 (15.33%) Terraform
6 16 (11.68%) Kubernetes
7 13 (9.49%) HAProxy
8 8 (5.84%) Salt
9 6 (4.38%) Graphite
9 6 (4.38%) Graylog
9 6 (4.38%) logstash
9 6 (4.38%) ZABBIX
10 3 (2.19%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 93 (67.88%) Oracle
2 92 (67.15%) EnterpriseDB
3 31 (22.63%) Red Hat
4 28 (20.44%) Microsoft
5 14 (10.22%) SaltStack
6 12 (8.76%) VMware
7 9 (6.57%) IBM
8 7 (5.11%) Rackspace
9 6 (4.38%) Cisco
9 6 (4.38%) Dell
9 6 (4.38%) HP
9 6 (4.38%) NETGEAR
9 6 (4.38%) QNAP
9 6 (4.38%) Synology
9 6 (4.38%) Veeam
10 2 (1.46%) Google
11 1 (0.73%) EMC
11 1 (0.73%) Juniper