The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 101 114 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 35 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.85% 0.17% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.23% 0.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 0
Average salary £70,000 £41,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.73% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
OpenStack
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
484 371 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 25.61% 20.88% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 414 306 276
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,246
% change year-on-year
- +1.92%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

OpenStack Salary Trend in Bristol

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenStack across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in Bristol

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 67 (94.37%) Python
2 66 (92.96%) Amazon AWS
3 62 (87.32%) Git (software)
4 52 (73.24%) Software Engineering
5 47 (66.20%) Ant
5 47 (66.20%) Clojure
5 47 (66.20%) Google App Engine
5 47 (66.20%) Google Cloud Platform
6 45 (63.38%) Docker
7 43 (60.56%) Java
7 43 (60.56%) Google
8 40 (56.34%) Hudson
8 40 (56.34%) Jenkins
9 39 (54.93%) Artifactory
9 39 (54.93%) Continuous Integration
9 39 (54.93%) Scala
10 38 (53.52%) Xen
10 38 (53.52%) Agile Software Development
10 38 (53.52%) LXC
11 33 (46.48%) UNIX
11 33 (46.48%) Linux
12 29 (40.85%) Web Services
12 29 (40.85%) Maven
12 29 (40.85%) Rackspace
12 29 (40.85%) Gradle
13 28 (39.44%) SaaS
13 28 (39.44%) PaaS
13 28 (39.44%) Data Management
14 27 (38.03%) VMware
15 26 (36.62%) VMware Infrastructure

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 19 (26.76%) Apache
1 19 (26.76%) nginx
Business Applications
1 8 (11.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 66 (92.96%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (66.20%) Google App Engine
2 47 (66.20%) Google Cloud Platform
3 28 (39.44%) SaaS
3 28 (39.44%) PaaS
4 21 (29.58%) HP Helion
5 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (5.63%) IaaS
7 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.76%) LAN
1 19 (26.76%) WAN
2 5 (7.04%) HTTP
2 5 (7.04%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 62 (87.32%) Git (software)
2 47 (66.20%) Ant
3 40 (56.34%) Hudson
3 40 (56.34%) Jenkins
4 39 (54.93%) Artifactory
5 29 (40.85%) Gradle
5 29 (40.85%) Maven
General
1 17 (23.94%) Telecoms
2 8 (11.27%) Finance
2 8 (11.27%) Manufacturing
2 8 (11.27%) Marketing
2 8 (11.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 43 (60.56%) Software Engineer
2 21 (29.58%) Principal Software Engineer
2 21 (29.58%) Principal Engineer
3 19 (26.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 17 (23.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 17 (23.94%) Senior Software Engineer
5 13 (18.31%) Developer
6 9 (12.68%) Senior Developer
6 9 (12.68%) Development Engineer
6 9 (12.68%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 9 (12.68%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Software Developer
8 1 (1.41%) Lead Software Engineer
8 1 (1.41%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (40.85%) Web Services
2 19 (26.76%) LAMP
3 5 (7.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.17%) Public Cloud
2 9 (12.68%) Digital Media
3 8 (11.27%) DTV
4 5 (7.04%) Mathematics
4 5 (7.04%) Physics
5 4 (5.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 33 (46.48%) UNIX
1 33 (46.48%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (73.24%) Software Engineering
2 39 (54.93%) Continuous Integration
3 38 (53.52%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (39.44%) Data Management
5 19 (26.76%) Configuration Management
5 19 (26.76%) Build Automation
5 19 (26.76%) DevOps
5 19 (26.76%) Continuous Delivery
6 17 (23.94%) SDLC
7 14 (19.72%) OO
8 9 (12.68%) Mentoring
9 8 (11.27%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (11.27%) Programme Management
9 8 (11.27%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (5.63%) Functional Programming
11 2 (2.82%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 67 (94.37%) Python
2 47 (66.20%) Clojure
3 43 (60.56%) Java
4 39 (54.93%) Scala
5 19 (26.76%) Bash Shell
5 19 (26.76%) Ruby
5 19 (26.76%) Perl
6 9 (12.68%) C++
7 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
8 5 (7.04%) C
9 4 (5.63%) Erlang
9 4 (5.63%) Go
Qualifications
1 25 (35.21%) Degree
2 19 (26.76%) CCNA
2 19 (26.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.41%) PhD
System Software
1 45 (63.38%) Docker
2 38 (53.52%) LXC
2 38 (53.52%) Xen
3 26 (36.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (28.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 19 (26.76%) Nagios
1 19 (26.76%) Puppet
1 19 (26.76%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (26.76%) Ansible
1 19 (26.76%) Salt
Vendors
1 43 (60.56%) Google
2 29 (40.85%) Rackspace
3 27 (38.03%) VMware
4 21 (29.58%) HP
4 21 (29.58%) Oracle
5 8 (11.27%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago