Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache CloudStack
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1067 1080 1148
Rank change year-on-year +13 +68 +119
Permanent jobs citing CloudStack 90 122 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.054% 0.069% 0.060%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.32% 0.39% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 59 114 113
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +41.18% -15.00%
10th Percentile £38,750 £51,625 £36,250
90th Percentile £66,500 £81,250 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +41.18% -4.49%

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 27,823 31,629 36,078
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.64% 17.88% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 22,344 25,360 30,624
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 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,041 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.71% +3.75% -

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 -7 84 £52,500 -12.50% 2
UK excluding London +36 80 £52,500 -12.50% 2
North of England +2 47 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Yorkshire +26 35 £59,000 -1.67%
South East +18 20 - -
North West +2 12 £52,500 -12.50% 2
London +10 10 £70,000 -5.08%
Scotland - 6 - -
Midlands +16 5 £45,000 -25.00%
East Midlands +7 5 £45,000 -25.00%
South West -1 2 - -

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 88 (97.78%) Python
2 77 (85.56%) Puppet
3 70 (77.78%) Linux
4 64 (71.11%) Bash Shell
5 63 (70.00%) vSphere
6 61 (67.78%) Configuration Management
7 57 (63.33%) Ruby
7 57 (63.33%) OpenStack
8 55 (61.11%) Ansible
9 54 (60.00%) DevOps
10 49 (54.44%) SQL
11 45 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
12 39 (43.33%) Amazon AWS
13 38 (42.22%) VMware
13 38 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
14 35 (38.89%) Oracle
15 34 (37.78%) Cobbler
16 33 (36.67%) Docker
16 33 (36.67%) Kubernetes
16 33 (36.67%) Deployment Automation
16 33 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
17 31 (34.44%) XenServer
18 29 (32.22%) Xen
18 29 (32.22%) Unix
18 29 (32.22%) PostgreSQL
18 29 (32.22%) Go
19 27 (30.00%) SaltStack
20 24 (26.67%) Flask
20 24 (26.67%) Elasticsearch
20 24 (26.67%) Scrum

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 57 (63.33%) OpenStack
2 24 (26.67%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (17.78%) Apache
4 8 (8.89%) JBoss
4 8 (8.89%) WebLogic
4 8 (8.89%) WebSphere
5 7 (7.78%) nginx
6 5 (5.56%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.22%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (2.22%) CMS
7 2 (2.22%) EPiServer
7 2 (2.22%) IIS
7 2 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 39 (43.33%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (8.89%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (7.78%) IaaS
5 2 (2.22%) GitHub
5 2 (2.22%) Office 365
6 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.33%) Firewall
2 5 (5.56%) LAN
3 4 (4.44%) NAS
3 4 (4.44%) Network Security
3 4 (4.44%) SAN
3 4 (4.44%) WAN
4 2 (2.22%) DHCP
4 2 (2.22%) DNS
4 2 (2.22%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.11%) BGP
5 1 (1.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (32.22%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (22.22%) Big Data
3 16 (17.78%) SQL Server
4 15 (16.67%) MySQL
5 4 (4.44%) Redis
6 2 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.22%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.22%) MariaDB
6 2 (2.22%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.22%) Riak
Development Applications
1 22 (24.44%) GitLab
2 13 (14.44%) Git (software)
3 12 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 12 (13.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 10 (11.11%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.22%) Artifactory
5 2 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.22%) GoCD
5 2 (2.22%) JIRA
5 2 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (11.11%) Back Office
2 2 (2.22%) Finance
2 2 (2.22%) Games
2 2 (2.22%) Retail
2 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (38.89%) DevOps Engineer
1 35 (38.89%) Platform Engineer
2 20 (22.22%) Architect
2 20 (22.22%) J2EE Architect
2 20 (22.22%) Java Architect
2 20 (22.22%) Java/J2EE Architect
3 13 (14.44%) Linux Engineer
4 12 (13.33%) AWS Engineer
4 12 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 10 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
5 10 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 10 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) Administrator
6 7 (7.78%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (7.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 7 (7.78%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (6.67%) Windows DevOps Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.67%) Flask
2 22 (24.44%) Kafka
3 20 (22.22%) J2EE
4 14 (15.56%) .NET
5 11 (12.22%) LAMP
6 7 (7.78%) LAPP Stack
6 7 (7.78%) LEMP Stack
7 5 (5.56%) OpenVZ
8 2 (2.22%) Django
8 2 (2.22%) LDAP
8 2 (2.22%) RAML
8 2 (2.22%) RESTful
8 2 (2.22%) SAML
8 2 (2.22%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.67%) Public Cloud
2 4 (4.44%) Clustering
2 4 (4.44%) Replication
3 3 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.22%) Online Games
4 2 (2.22%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 70 (77.78%) Linux
2 29 (32.22%) Unix
3 23 (25.56%) Windows
4 9 (10.00%) Solaris
5 6 (6.67%) Windows Server
6 5 (5.56%) CentOS
6 5 (5.56%) FreeBSD
6 5 (5.56%) OpenBSD
6 5 (5.56%) Ubuntu
7 4 (4.44%) AIX
7 4 (4.44%) Debian
7 4 (4.44%) HPUX
7 4 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (67.78%) Configuration Management
2 54 (60.00%) DevOps
3 38 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (36.67%) Deployment Automation
5 24 (26.67%) DSDM
5 24 (26.67%) RUP
5 24 (26.67%) Scrum
6 20 (22.22%) Open Source
7 10 (11.11%) Presales
8 7 (7.78%) Software Delivery
8 7 (7.78%) Software Engineering
8 7 (7.78%) TDD
9 6 (6.67%) OWASP
10 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 5 (5.56%) ITIL
11 4 (4.44%) Load Balancing
12 3 (3.33%) Virtual Environments
13 2 (2.22%) API Design
13 2 (2.22%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 88 (97.78%) Python
2 64 (71.11%) Bash Shell
3 57 (63.33%) Ruby
4 49 (54.44%) SQL
5 29 (32.22%) Go
6 20 (22.22%) Java
7 19 (21.11%) Shell Script
8 18 (20.00%) PowerShell
9 12 (13.33%) Perl
10 7 (7.78%) JavaScript
11 5 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) GCP
System Software
1 63 (70.00%) vSphere
2 33 (36.67%) Docker
3 31 (34.44%) XenServer
4 29 (32.22%) Xen
5 10 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (7.78%) KVM
7 7 (7.78%) LXC
8 4 (4.44%) Ceph
8 4 (4.44%) Corosync
8 4 (4.44%) DRBD
8 4 (4.44%) iptables
9 3 (3.33%) Active Directory
10 2 (2.22%) Hyper-V
10 2 (2.22%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 77 (85.56%) Puppet
2 55 (61.11%) Ansible
3 45 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 34 (37.78%) Cobbler
5 33 (36.67%) Kubernetes
6 22 (24.44%) logstash
6 22 (24.44%) Rancher
7 14 (15.56%) Tivoli
8 12 (13.33%) Terraform
9 10 (11.11%) SCCM
10 8 (8.89%) Nagios
11 5 (5.56%) Cacti
11 5 (5.56%) Munin
12 4 (4.44%) Pacemaker
13 3 (3.33%) Icinga
14 2 (2.22%) Backup Exec
14 2 (2.22%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 38 (42.22%) VMware
2 35 (38.89%) Oracle
3 27 (30.00%) SaltStack
4 16 (17.78%) Microsoft
5 15 (16.67%) Google
6 14 (15.56%) EnterpriseDB
7 9 (10.00%) Red Hat
8 5 (5.56%) Percona
8 5 (5.56%) SolarWinds
9 4 (4.44%) Juniper
9 4 (4.44%) Palo Alto
10 2 (2.22%) CenturyLink
10 2 (2.22%) HP
10 2 (2.22%) IBM
10 2 (2.22%) Okta
10 2 (2.22%) Sitecore
10 2 (2.22%) Sophos
10 2 (2.22%) Veeam