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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 186 218 213
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -5
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 31 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.61% 0.018% 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.60% 0.10% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 28 1 4
Average salary £44,750 £44,000 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.70% -53.68%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.73%
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
862 985 1062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.01% 17.55% 19.62%
Number of salaries quoted 677 778 860
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -9.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 - 27 £44,750 - 3
Newbury +5 3 £42,500 -3.40%
Slough - 3 £42,500 -
Bracknell - 3 £42,500 -
Maidenhead - 3 £42,500 -
OpenStack
South East

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 30 (53.57%) Degree
2 27 (48.21%) VMware
2 27 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (44.64%) MySQL
4 23 (41.07%) Puppet
5 22 (39.29%) Linux
5 22 (39.29%) Python
5 22 (39.29%) Computer Science
6 20 (35.71%) ZABBIX
6 20 (35.71%) Apache
7 19 (33.93%) Data Centre
8 18 (32.14%) Telecoms
9 17 (30.36%) Open Source
9 17 (30.36%) Splunk
10 16 (28.57%) DevOps
10 16 (28.57%) Tomcat
10 16 (28.57%) JBoss
11 15 (26.79%) Windows
12 14 (25.00%) HTTP
12 14 (25.00%) DNS
13 13 (23.21%) Amazon AWS
13 13 (23.21%) Web Services
13 13 (23.21%) ITIL
13 13 (23.21%) Perl
13 13 (23.21%) Nagios
13 13 (23.21%) Marketing
14 12 (21.43%) Squid
14 12 (21.43%) SSL
14 12 (21.43%) WebLogic
14 12 (21.43%) SMTP

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 20 (35.71%) Apache
2 16 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 16 (28.57%) JBoss
3 12 (21.43%) WebLogic
3 12 (21.43%) nginx
4 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.79%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.79%) Node.js
5 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Office
1 5 (8.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (23.21%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (5.36%) SaaS
4 1 (1.79%) PaaS
4 1 (1.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.00%) DNS
1 14 (25.00%) HTTP
2 12 (21.43%) LDAP
2 12 (21.43%) SMTP
2 12 (21.43%) SSL
3 10 (17.86%) Internet
3 10 (17.86%) Software-Defined Networking
4 8 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 8 (14.29%) Broadband
5 4 (7.14%) AMQP
6 2 (3.57%) VPN
6 2 (3.57%) Ethernet
6 2 (3.57%) MPLS
6 2 (3.57%) OSPF
6 2 (3.57%) BGP
6 2 (3.57%) Firewall
6 2 (3.57%) VLAN
6 2 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (44.64%) MySQL
2 9 (16.07%) NoSQL
3 8 (14.29%) Couchbase
4 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
5 5 (8.93%) Hadoop
6 4 (7.14%) Hazelcast
6 4 (7.14%) Big Data
7 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) JIRA
2 5 (8.93%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 4 (7.14%) JUnit
3 4 (7.14%) JMeter
4 1 (1.79%) Hudson
General
1 18 (32.14%) Telecoms
2 13 (23.21%) Marketing
3 10 (17.86%) Finance
4 4 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.14%) Electronics
5 1 (1.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Architect
2 14 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (21.43%) Principal Architect
4 9 (16.07%) Senior Manager
5 8 (14.29%) Applications Support
5 8 (14.29%) Principal Solutions Architect
6 7 (12.50%) Support Engineer
7 6 (10.71%) Project Manager
7 6 (10.71%) Programme Manager
7 6 (10.71%) Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Applications Support Engineer
7 6 (10.71%) Senior Support Engineer
8 5 (8.93%) Technical Manager
8 5 (8.93%) Senior Programme Manager
8 5 (8.93%) Senior Technical Project Manager
8 5 (8.93%) Senior Technical Manager
8 5 (8.93%) Technical Project Manager
8 5 (8.93%) Senior Project Manager
8 5 (8.93%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.21%) Web Services
2 9 (16.07%) MCollective
3 8 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
4 7 (12.50%) RESTful
5 5 (8.93%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (8.93%) Middleware
6 4 (7.14%) Hibernate
6 4 (7.14%) Spring
6 4 (7.14%) JBoss Seam
6 4 (7.14%) JPA
6 4 (7.14%) Drools
6 4 (7.14%) Ehcache
7 3 (5.36%) JMS
8 1 (1.79%) Sensu
8 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.79%) ZeroMQ
8 1 (1.79%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.79%) JSON
8 1 (1.79%) jQuery
8 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (39.29%) Computer Science
2 19 (33.93%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.14%) Internet of Things
3 4 (7.14%) DTV
4 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.79%) Replication
5 1 (1.79%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (39.29%) Linux
2 15 (26.79%) Windows
3 11 (19.64%) CentOS
4 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (8.93%) Windows 2000
6 3 (5.36%) SUSE
6 3 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (30.36%) Open Source
3 16 (28.57%) DevOps
4 13 (23.21%) ITIL
5 11 (19.64%) Scrum
6 10 (17.86%) Configuration Management
7 9 (16.07%) Incident Management
8 8 (14.29%) Network Management
8 8 (14.29%) User Stories
9 7 (12.50%) Supplier Management
9 7 (12.50%) Project Management
9 7 (12.50%) PRINCE2
10 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (10.71%) Service Management
10 6 (10.71%) Service Delivery
10 6 (10.71%) Time Management
11 4 (7.14%) Multithreading
11 4 (7.14%) BDD
11 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 22 (39.29%) Python
2 13 (23.21%) Perl
3 10 (17.86%) SQL
4 7 (12.50%) Java
5 6 (10.71%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.36%) C++
7 1 (1.79%) Ruby
7 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (53.57%) Degree
2 7 (12.50%) PMP
2 7 (12.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (21.43%) Squid
1 12 (21.43%) qmail
2 9 (16.07%) Hyper-V
3 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (10.71%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.57%) vSphere
5 2 (3.57%) VirtualBox
5 2 (3.57%) KVM
Systems Management
1 23 (41.07%) Puppet
2 20 (35.71%) ZABBIX
3 13 (23.21%) Nagios
4 10 (17.86%) Graphite
4 10 (17.86%) Cacti
4 10 (17.86%) collectd
4 10 (17.86%) logstash
5 9 (16.07%) Ganglia
6 1 (1.79%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (1.79%) Rsyslog
6 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.79%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 27 (48.21%) VMware
2 17 (30.36%) Splunk
3 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
4 8 (14.29%) Atlassian
5 4 (7.14%) SAP
6 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.57%) Cisco
7 2 (3.57%) Juniper
8 1 (1.79%) HP
8 1 (1.79%) Symantec
8 1 (1.79%) F5
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