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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 203 214 223
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 24 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.44% 0.16% 0.037%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.51% 0.91% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 1
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -52.63%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £49,000 £55,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -11.71%
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
956 991 1184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.64% 17.41% 21.95%
Number of salaries quoted 752 786 905
Average salary £46,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +5 10 £72,500 -
Newbury +9 2 £57,500 +30.68%
OpenStack
South East

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 17 (53.13%) Telecoms
2 16 (50.00%) VMware
3 15 (46.88%) Marketing
4 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (34.38%) Open Source
6 10 (31.25%) Network Management
6 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
6 10 (31.25%) Degree
6 10 (31.25%) Internet
6 10 (31.25%) Broadband
6 10 (31.25%) Software-Defined Networking
7 9 (28.13%) Finance
7 9 (28.13%) Hyper-V
8 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 8 (25.00%) DevOps
9 7 (21.88%) MySQL
9 7 (21.88%) RESTful
10 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
10 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
10 6 (18.75%) Web Services
10 6 (18.75%) ITIL
10 6 (18.75%) Windows
10 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
10 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
10 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (18.75%) Puppet

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 5 (15.63%) JBoss
1 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) Node.js
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.13%) nginx
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.25%) SaaS
4 1 (3.13%) IaaS
4 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) Internet
1 10 (31.25%) Broadband
1 10 (31.25%) Software-Defined Networking
2 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.50%) AMQP
3 4 (12.50%) HTTP
4 3 (9.38%) DNS
5 2 (6.25%) VLAN
5 2 (6.25%) Network Security
5 2 (6.25%) Firewall
5 2 (6.25%) Ethernet
5 2 (6.25%) VPN
5 2 (6.25%) MPLS
5 2 (6.25%) OSPF
5 2 (6.25%) BGP
6 1 (3.13%) SSL
6 1 (3.13%) SMTP
6 1 (3.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) MySQL
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 5 (15.63%) Big Data
3 5 (15.63%) Hadoop
4 4 (12.50%) Hazelcast
5 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 4 (12.50%) JMeter
2 4 (12.50%) JUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Hudson
General
1 17 (53.13%) Telecoms
2 15 (46.88%) Marketing
3 9 (28.13%) Finance
4 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
4 3 (9.38%) Electronics
5 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Architect
2 12 (37.50%) Principal Architect
2 12 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (25.00%) Principal Solutions Architect
3 8 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Software Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Platform Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) RESTful
2 6 (18.75%) Web Services
3 5 (15.63%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (12.50%) Ehcache
4 4 (12.50%) Drools
4 4 (12.50%) JBoss Seam
4 4 (12.50%) JPA
4 4 (12.50%) Spring
4 4 (12.50%) Middleware
4 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 3 (9.38%) JMS
6 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.13%) Sensu
6 1 (3.13%) ZeroMQ
6 1 (3.13%) MCollective
6 1 (3.13%) XML
6 1 (3.13%) SOAP
6 1 (3.13%) Ajax
6 1 (3.13%) jQuery
6 1 (3.13%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Open Source
2 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.50%) Internet of Things
4 3 (9.38%) DTV
5 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
6 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
6 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.13%) Replication
6 1 (3.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
1 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (15.63%) Windows 2000
3 2 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) Network Management
3 8 (25.00%) DevOps
4 6 (18.75%) ITIL
4 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.50%) BDD
5 4 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 4 (12.50%) TDD
5 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.50%) Scrum
6 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
6 3 (9.38%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.13%) Validation
8 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.13%) OOP
8 1 (3.13%) Data Management
8 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 5 (15.63%) Java
2 5 (15.63%) SQL
3 3 (9.38%) Python
4 2 (6.25%) Ruby
5 1 (3.13%) C
5 1 (3.13%) C++
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) Perl
5 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Hyper-V
2 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
4 3 (9.38%) KVM
5 2 (6.25%) vSphere
5 2 (6.25%) VirtualBox
6 1 (3.13%) Squid
6 1 (3.13%) Xen
6 1 (3.13%) qmail
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Puppet
2 2 (6.25%) Cacti
2 2 (6.25%) Nagios
2 2 (6.25%) collectd
2 2 (6.25%) logstash
2 2 (6.25%) Graphite
3 1 (3.13%) Rsyslog
3 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.13%) HAProxy
3 1 (3.13%) Ganglia
3 1 (3.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) SAP
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco
4 2 (6.25%) Juniper
5 1 (3.13%) Symantec
5 1 (3.13%) F5
5 1 (3.13%) Splunk