The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
OpenStack
West Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
434 402 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.99% 18.76% 21.85%
Number of salaries quoted 378 361 329
Average salary £42,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

OpenStack Salary Trend in Birmingham

OpenStack
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) MTS
1 5 (100.00%) LDAP
1 5 (100.00%) SNMP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) SSL
1 5 (100.00%) Apple
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (100.00%) nginx
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) Memcached

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) MTS
1 5 (100.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LDAP
1 5 (100.00%) SNMP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Memcached
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Apple