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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank 224 213 227
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 2 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.034% 0.18% 0.018%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.18% 0.92% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 1
Average salary £56,250 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
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
1142 1092 1107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.35% 19.43% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 819 882 941
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,000 £28,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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 -11 2 £56,250 -13.46% 1
OpenStack
South East

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) KVM
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) XenApp
2 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (50.00%) vSphere
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) FreeBSD
4 1 (16.67%) Broadband
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Debian
4 1 (16.67%) OpenBSD
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Principal Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Principal Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) FreeBSD
2 1 (16.67%) Debian
2 1 (16.67%) OpenBSD
2 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) KVM
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) XenApp
2 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) CFEngine
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive plus excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago