The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 161 225 216
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -9
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 47 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.93% 0.017% 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.23% 0.091% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 40 1 8
Average salary £44,750 £32,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.69% -40.90%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
OpenStack
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
899 1104 1026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.88% 18.84% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 732 804 835
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the Berkshire region.

OpenStack Salary Trend in Berkshire

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenStack across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in Berkshire

OpenStack
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +52 46 £44,750 +37.69% 3
Newbury - 1 £50,000 -
OpenStack
South East

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing OpenStack also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenStack.

1 46 (62.16%) Linux
2 45 (60.81%) Degree
3 44 (59.46%) Python
4 42 (56.76%) Puppet
5 39 (52.70%) MySQL
6 38 (51.35%) Apache
6 38 (51.35%) ZABBIX
7 34 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (44.59%) Splunk
9 32 (43.24%) VMware
10 29 (39.19%) Perl
11 28 (37.84%) Computer Science
12 27 (36.49%) SSL
12 27 (36.49%) CentOS
13 24 (32.43%) Configuration Management
13 24 (32.43%) Windows
14 23 (31.08%) Tomcat
14 23 (31.08%) SMTP
14 23 (31.08%) HTTP
14 23 (31.08%) DNS
14 23 (31.08%) Nagios
14 23 (31.08%) Amazon AWS
15 22 (29.73%) LDAP
15 22 (29.73%) JBoss
16 21 (28.38%) Squid
16 21 (28.38%) Open Source
16 21 (28.38%) qmail
16 21 (28.38%) nginx
16 21 (28.38%) DevOps
17 20 (27.03%) Web Services

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing OpenStack also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenStack. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (51.35%) Apache
2 23 (31.08%) Tomcat
3 22 (29.73%) JBoss
4 21 (28.38%) nginx
5 20 (27.03%) WebLogic
6 10 (13.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (12.16%) MS Office
1 9 (12.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.35%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 23 (31.08%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.76%) SaaS
3 3 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (36.49%) SSL
2 23 (31.08%) DNS
2 23 (31.08%) SMTP
2 23 (31.08%) HTTP
3 22 (29.73%) LDAP
4 14 (18.92%) Internet
5 12 (16.22%) TCP/IP
6 7 (9.46%) VPN
6 7 (9.46%) MPLS
6 7 (9.46%) OSPF
6 7 (9.46%) BGP
6 7 (9.46%) IPsec
7 5 (6.76%) LAN
7 5 (6.76%) WAN
8 4 (5.41%) Broadband
8 4 (5.41%) Software-Defined Networking
9 2 (2.70%) AMQP
9 2 (2.70%) Firewall
9 2 (2.70%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (52.70%) MySQL
2 16 (21.62%) NoSQL
2 16 (21.62%) Couchbase
3 4 (5.41%) Big Data
3 4 (5.41%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.05%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.70%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (13.51%) JIRA
2 2 (2.70%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.70%) JUnit
2 2 (2.70%) JMeter
General
1 11 (14.86%) Telecoms
2 7 (9.46%) Finance
2 7 (9.46%) Marketing
3 3 (4.05%) Electronics
3 3 (4.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (21.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (18.92%) Support Engineer
2 14 (18.92%) Applications Support
3 12 (16.22%) Applications Support Engineer
3 12 (16.22%) Senior Support Engineer
4 11 (14.86%) Senior Manager
5 10 (13.51%) Project Manager
5 10 (13.51%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Programme Manager
6 8 (10.81%) Architect
6 8 (10.81%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (9.46%) Technical Project Manager
7 7 (9.46%) Developer
7 7 (9.46%) Technical Manager
7 7 (9.46%) Senior Programme Manager
7 7 (9.46%) Senior Project Manager
7 7 (9.46%) Senior Technical Project Manager
7 7 (9.46%) Senior Technical Manager
7 7 (9.46%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.03%) Web Services
2 17 (22.97%) MCollective
3 16 (21.62%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (4.05%) Middleware
5 2 (2.70%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.70%) Spring
5 2 (2.70%) JMS
5 2 (2.70%) JBoss Seam
5 2 (2.70%) JPA
5 2 (2.70%) Drools
5 2 (2.70%) Ehcache
5 2 (2.70%) RESTful
5 2 (2.70%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.35%) J2EE
6 1 (1.35%) XML
6 1 (1.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 28 (37.84%) Computer Science
2 15 (20.27%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.05%) DTV
3 3 (4.05%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 46 (62.16%) Linux
2 27 (36.49%) CentOS
3 24 (32.43%) Windows
4 6 (8.11%) UNIX
5 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.41%) SUSE
7 3 (4.05%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (32.43%) Configuration Management
3 21 (28.38%) Open Source
3 21 (28.38%) DevOps
4 18 (24.32%) Incident Management
5 16 (21.62%) User Stories
6 15 (20.27%) ITIL
7 14 (18.92%) Scrum
8 11 (14.86%) PRINCE2
8 11 (14.86%) Project Management
8 11 (14.86%) Supplier Management
9 10 (13.51%) Time Management
9 10 (13.51%) Service Management
9 10 (13.51%) Service Delivery
10 5 (6.76%) Migration
11 4 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (5.41%) Network Management
12 3 (4.05%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (4.05%) Programme Management
12 3 (4.05%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 44 (59.46%) Python
2 29 (39.19%) Perl
3 13 (17.57%) SQL
4 9 (12.16%) Java
5 8 (10.81%) Bash Shell
6 6 (8.11%) C++
7 5 (6.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 45 (60.81%) Degree
2 11 (14.86%) PMP
2 11 (14.86%) PMI Certification
3 5 (6.76%) JNCIP
3 5 (6.76%) CCIE
3 5 (6.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (28.38%) Squid
1 21 (28.38%) qmail
2 6 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.76%) Hyper-V
3 5 (6.76%) iptables
3 5 (6.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 42 (56.76%) Puppet
2 38 (51.35%) ZABBIX
3 23 (31.08%) Nagios
4 18 (24.32%) logstash
4 18 (24.32%) Graphite
5 17 (22.97%) collectd
5 17 (22.97%) Cacti
5 17 (22.97%) Ganglia
6 5 (6.76%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.35%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 33 (44.59%) Splunk
2 32 (43.24%) VMware
3 16 (21.62%) Atlassian
4 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
5 11 (14.86%) Red Hat
6 9 (12.16%) Juniper
6 9 (12.16%) Cisco
7 5 (6.76%) Websense
8 3 (4.05%) SAP
9 1 (1.35%) HP
9 1 (1.35%) Symantec
9 1 (1.35%) F5
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