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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 98 121 118
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -3
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 39 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.11% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.69% 0.55% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 24 2 0
Average salary £72,500 £41,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.82% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%
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
507 366 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 27.48% 20.20% 18.56%
Number of salaries quoted 445 305 275
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,123
% change year-on-year
- +2.24%

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 29 July 2015.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in Bristol

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 69 (95.83%) Python
2 63 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
3 58 (80.56%) Git (software)
4 51 (70.83%) Software Engineering
5 42 (58.33%) Java
5 42 (58.33%) Ant
5 42 (58.33%) Clojure
5 42 (58.33%) Google App Engine
5 42 (58.33%) Docker
5 42 (58.33%) Google Cloud Platform
6 39 (54.17%) Jenkins
6 39 (54.17%) Hudson
7 38 (52.78%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (52.78%) Google
8 37 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (51.39%) Scala
8 37 (51.39%) Artifactory
9 36 (50.00%) LXC
9 36 (50.00%) Xen
9 36 (50.00%) Linux
10 34 (47.22%) UNIX
11 28 (38.89%) Degree
12 25 (34.72%) Rackspace
12 25 (34.72%) Gradle
12 25 (34.72%) Web Services
12 25 (34.72%) Maven
12 25 (34.72%) VMware
13 24 (33.33%) Data Management
13 24 (33.33%) SaaS
13 24 (33.33%) PaaS

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 21 (29.17%) Apache
1 21 (29.17%) nginx
2 2 (2.78%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 63 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (58.33%) Google App Engine
2 42 (58.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 24 (33.33%) SaaS
3 24 (33.33%) PaaS
4 20 (27.78%) HP Helion
5 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.78%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.39%) LAN
1 19 (26.39%) WAN
2 9 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 7 (9.72%) HTTP
4 2 (2.78%) VPN
4 2 (2.78%) DNS
4 2 (2.78%) SAN
4 2 (2.78%) SSH
Development Applications
1 58 (80.56%) Git (software)
2 42 (58.33%) Ant
3 39 (54.17%) Hudson
3 39 (54.17%) Jenkins
4 37 (51.39%) Artifactory
5 25 (34.72%) Maven
5 25 (34.72%) Gradle
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (18.06%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.94%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.94%) Marketing
2 5 (6.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 42 (58.33%) Software Engineer
2 23 (31.94%) Principal Engineer
3 21 (29.17%) Principal Software Engineer
4 19 (26.39%) DevOps Engineer
5 17 (23.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 13 (18.06%) Developer
7 12 (16.67%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 12 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
7 12 (16.67%) Development Engineer
8 11 (15.28%) Senior Software Engineer
9 9 (12.50%) Senior Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.78%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 2 (2.78%) Linux Administrator
12 1 (1.39%) Lead Software Engineer
12 1 (1.39%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (34.72%) Web Services
2 21 (29.17%) LAMP
3 7 (9.72%) REST
4 2 (2.78%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.39%) Public Cloud
2 9 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 9 (12.50%) Physics
3 8 (11.11%) Digital Media
4 5 (6.94%) DTV
5 2 (2.78%) Device Driver
5 2 (2.78%) Clustering
6 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 36 (50.00%) Linux
2 34 (47.22%) UNIX
3 2 (2.78%) Windows
3 2 (2.78%) Debian
3 2 (2.78%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.78%) CentOS
3 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (2.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (70.83%) Software Engineering
2 38 (52.78%) Continuous Integration
3 37 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (33.33%) Data Management
5 19 (26.39%) Configuration Management
5 19 (26.39%) Build Automation
5 19 (26.39%) DevOps
6 18 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 18 (25.00%) SDLC
7 14 (19.44%) OO
8 12 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 5 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (6.94%) Programme Management
9 5 (6.94%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (4.17%) Functional Programming
11 2 (2.78%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 69 (95.83%) Python
2 42 (58.33%) Java
2 42 (58.33%) Clojure
3 37 (51.39%) Scala
4 21 (29.17%) Bash Shell
4 21 (29.17%) Perl
5 19 (26.39%) Ruby
6 13 (18.06%) C++
7 11 (15.28%) JavaScript
8 9 (12.50%) C
9 3 (4.17%) Erlang
9 3 (4.17%) Go
10 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (38.89%) Degree
2 19 (26.39%) CCNA
2 19 (26.39%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.39%) PhD
System Software
1 42 (58.33%) Docker
2 36 (50.00%) LXC
2 36 (50.00%) Xen
3 24 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (29.17%) KVM
5 2 (2.78%) Gluster
5 2 (2.78%) NFS
5 2 (2.78%) Samba
5 2 (2.78%) Squid
5 2 (2.78%) oVirt
5 2 (2.78%) GFS2
5 2 (2.78%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 21 (29.17%) Nagios
1 21 (29.17%) Puppet
1 21 (29.17%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (26.39%) Ansible
2 19 (26.39%) Salt
3 2 (2.78%) Pacemaker
3 2 (2.78%) SELinux
3 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (2.78%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 38 (52.78%) Google
2 25 (34.72%) Rackspace
2 25 (34.72%) VMware
3 22 (30.56%) Oracle
4 20 (27.78%) HP
5 5 (6.94%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago