Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache CloudStack
UK
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1098 1028 1135
Rank change year-on-year -70 +107 +139
Permanent jobs citing CloudStack 85 138 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.049% 0.082% 0.068%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.29% 0.46% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 65 117 134
UK median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +20.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £46,250 £51,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £59,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.67% +20.00% +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 28,939 30,143 37,822
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.84% 17.82% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 23,459 24,928 31,879
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.89% +1.11% -
10th Percentile £27,951 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
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 23 May 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 23 May 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 -59 80 £68,750 +14.58% 18
UK excluding London -94 53 £59,000 -1.67% 9
London +2 32 £75,000 +7.14% 9
North of England -84 23 £59,000 -1.67% 7
Yorkshire -25 21 £59,000 +2.61% 5
South East - 15 - - 1
East of England - 6 £70,000 -
Scotland - 5 £60,000 -
Midlands +20 4 £43,750 -20.45% 1
East Midlands +15 4 £43,750 -20.45% 1
North West -24 2 £52,500 -25.00% 2

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 83 (97.65%) Python
2 76 (89.41%) Linux
2 76 (89.41%) Puppet
3 72 (84.71%) Configuration Management
4 68 (80.00%) Ansible
5 62 (72.94%) DevOps
5 62 (72.94%) Bash Shell
6 52 (61.18%) Opscode Chef
6 52 (61.18%) Ruby
7 48 (56.47%) vSphere
8 47 (55.29%) Docker
9 45 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
10 44 (51.76%) OpenStack
11 41 (48.24%) Agile Software Development
12 39 (45.88%) SQL
13 34 (40.00%) Go
13 34 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
13 34 (40.00%) SaltStack
13 34 (40.00%) Kubernetes
14 33 (38.82%) Elasticsearch
15 30 (35.29%) Jenkins
16 29 (34.12%) Flask
17 28 (32.94%) Java
18 27 (31.76%) Unix
18 27 (31.76%) Microsoft Azure
18 27 (31.76%) Continuous Integration
18 27 (31.76%) logstash
19 26 (30.59%) VMware
20 24 (28.24%) Cobbler
20 24 (28.24%) Deployment Automation

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 44 (51.76%) OpenStack
2 33 (38.82%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (12.94%) Cloud Foundry
4 8 (9.41%) Apache
4 8 (9.41%) IIS
4 8 (9.41%) nginx
5 5 (5.88%) JBoss
5 5 (5.88%) WebLogic
5 5 (5.88%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.53%) CMS
6 3 (3.53%) EPiServer
6 3 (3.53%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 45 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (31.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (17.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (14.12%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (14.12%) AWS CloudFormation
4 12 (14.12%) SaaS
4 12 (14.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) Firewall
2 5 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.88%) VLAN
3 3 (3.53%) LAN
3 3 (3.53%) NAS
3 3 (3.53%) Network Security
3 3 (3.53%) SAN
3 3 (3.53%) WAN
4 1 (1.18%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (23.53%) MySQL
3 17 (20.00%) Redis
4 15 (17.65%) Big Data
5 11 (12.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (12.94%) Hadoop
5 11 (12.94%) MariaDB
5 11 (12.94%) MongoDB
5 11 (12.94%) SQL Server
6 6 (7.06%) Riak
Development Applications
1 30 (35.29%) Jenkins
2 22 (25.88%) GitLab
3 17 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 11 (12.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (11.76%) TeamCity
6 8 (9.41%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.53%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.18%) Ant
8 1 (1.18%) GoCD
8 1 (1.18%) Gradle
8 1 (1.18%) Maven
General
1 5 (5.88%) Back Office
2 2 (2.35%) Finance
2 2 (2.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.18%) Games
3 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (43.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (30.59%) Platform Engineer
3 21 (24.71%) Architect
3 21 (24.71%) AWS Engineer
4 20 (23.53%) AWS DevOps
4 20 (23.53%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 15 (17.65%) J2EE Architect
5 15 (17.65%) Java Architect
5 15 (17.65%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 13 (15.29%) Cloud Engineer
7 12 (14.12%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 11 (12.94%) Linux Engineer
9 8 (9.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 6 (7.06%) Administrator
10 6 (7.06%) Developer
10 6 (7.06%) Linux Administrator
10 6 (7.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 6 (7.06%) Python Developer
10 6 (7.06%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (34.12%) Flask
2 22 (25.88%) Kafka
3 15 (17.65%) J2EE
4 14 (16.47%) LAMP
5 8 (9.41%) .NET
5 8 (9.41%) JSON
5 8 (9.41%) LAPP Stack
5 8 (9.41%) LEMP Stack
6 6 (7.06%) Django
6 6 (7.06%) RAML
6 6 (7.06%) RESTful
6 6 (7.06%) Swagger
7 5 (5.88%) Sensu
8 1 (1.18%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (1.18%) Apache Camel
8 1 (1.18%) JDBC
8 1 (1.18%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.53%) Private Cloud
2 15 (17.65%) Public Cloud
3 12 (14.12%) Hybrid Cloud
4 10 (11.76%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.18%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 76 (89.41%) Linux
2 27 (31.76%) Unix
3 18 (21.18%) Windows
4 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.53%) AIX
5 3 (3.53%) Debian
5 3 (3.53%) HPUX
5 3 (3.53%) Solaris
6 2 (2.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (84.71%) Configuration Management
2 62 (72.94%) DevOps
3 41 (48.24%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (31.76%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (28.24%) Deployment Automation
6 15 (17.65%) Open Source
7 14 (16.47%) Scrum
8 13 (15.29%) DSDM
8 13 (15.29%) RUP
9 12 (14.12%) Enterprise Architecture
10 11 (12.94%) Presales
11 6 (7.06%) API Design
11 6 (7.06%) Business Transformation
12 3 (3.53%) Content Management
12 3 (3.53%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 3 (3.53%) ITIL
12 3 (3.53%) OWASP
12 3 (3.53%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (3.53%) Virtual Environments
13 1 (1.18%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 83 (97.65%) Python
2 62 (72.94%) Bash Shell
3 52 (61.18%) Ruby
4 39 (45.88%) SQL
5 34 (40.00%) Go
6 28 (32.94%) Java
7 15 (17.65%) JavaScript
8 11 (12.94%) PowerShell
8 11 (12.94%) Shell Script
9 8 (9.41%) Perl
10 4 (4.71%) VBScript
11 2 (2.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.94%) GCP
2 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 48 (56.47%) vSphere
2 47 (55.29%) Docker
3 16 (18.82%) Xen
3 16 (18.82%) XenServer
4 8 (9.41%) Varnish
5 3 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 76 (89.41%) Puppet
2 68 (80.00%) Ansible
3 52 (61.18%) Opscode Chef
4 34 (40.00%) Kubernetes
5 27 (31.76%) logstash
6 24 (28.24%) Cobbler
7 22 (25.88%) Rancher
8 13 (15.29%) Terraform
9 8 (9.41%) HAProxy
9 8 (9.41%) Tivoli
10 5 (5.88%) Graphite
10 5 (5.88%) Graylog
10 5 (5.88%) SCCM
10 5 (5.88%) ZABBIX
11 3 (3.53%) Icinga
11 3 (3.53%) Nagios
Vendors
1 34 (40.00%) SaltStack
2 26 (30.59%) VMware
3 19 (22.35%) Oracle
4 10 (11.76%) Google
5 8 (9.41%) EnterpriseDB
5 8 (9.41%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.71%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.53%) CenturyLink
7 3 (3.53%) IBM
7 3 (3.53%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.18%) HP