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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 101 - 118
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 43 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.20% - 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.66% - 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 26 0 0
Average salary £75,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.73%
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
561 384 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 28.67% 20.03% 16.65%
Number of salaries quoted 490 319 250
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 July 2015.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in Bristol

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 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 71 (100.00%) Python
2 59 (83.10%) Amazon AWS
3 57 (80.28%) Git (software)
4 50 (70.42%) Software Engineering
5 44 (61.97%) Java
6 39 (54.93%) Hudson
6 39 (54.93%) Jenkins
7 38 (53.52%) Docker
7 38 (53.52%) Google Cloud Platform
7 38 (53.52%) Clojure
7 38 (53.52%) Google App Engine
7 38 (53.52%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (53.52%) Ant
7 38 (53.52%) Linux
8 37 (52.11%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (47.89%) Google
9 34 (47.89%) Scala
9 34 (47.89%) Artifactory
10 33 (46.48%) Xen
10 33 (46.48%) LXC
10 33 (46.48%) UNIX
11 31 (43.66%) Degree
12 24 (33.80%) Rackspace
12 24 (33.80%) Gradle
12 24 (33.80%) Web Services
12 24 (33.80%) Maven
12 24 (33.80%) VMware
13 23 (32.39%) Data Management
13 23 (32.39%) SaaS
13 23 (32.39%) PaaS

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (29.58%) Apache
1 21 (29.58%) nginx
2 2 (2.82%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 59 (83.10%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (53.52%) Google App Engine
2 38 (53.52%) Google Cloud Platform
3 23 (32.39%) SaaS
3 23 (32.39%) PaaS
4 20 (28.17%) HP Helion
5 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (4.23%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.82%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.76%) LAN
1 19 (26.76%) WAN
2 12 (16.90%) TCP/IP
3 7 (9.86%) HTTP
4 2 (2.82%) VPN
4 2 (2.82%) DNS
4 2 (2.82%) SAN
4 2 (2.82%) SSH
Development Applications
1 57 (80.28%) Git (software)
2 39 (54.93%) Hudson
2 39 (54.93%) Jenkins
3 38 (53.52%) Ant
4 34 (47.89%) Artifactory
5 24 (33.80%) Maven
5 24 (33.80%) Gradle
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (12.68%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.63%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.63%) Marketing
2 4 (5.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 41 (57.75%) Software Engineer
2 23 (32.39%) Principal Engineer
3 21 (29.58%) Principal Software Engineer
4 19 (26.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 17 (23.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 13 (18.31%) Developer
7 12 (16.90%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 12 (16.90%) Cloud Engineer
7 12 (16.90%) Development Engineer
8 10 (14.08%) Senior Software Engineer
9 9 (12.68%) Senior Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.82%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 2 (2.82%) Linux Administrator
12 1 (1.41%) Lead Software Engineer
12 1 (1.41%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (33.80%) Web Services
2 21 (29.58%) LAMP
3 7 (9.86%) REST
4 2 (2.82%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.76%) Public Cloud
2 12 (16.90%) Mathematics
2 12 (16.90%) Physics
3 5 (7.04%) Digital Media
3 5 (7.04%) Device Driver
4 4 (5.63%) DTV
5 2 (2.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 38 (53.52%) Linux
2 33 (46.48%) UNIX
3 2 (2.82%) Windows
3 2 (2.82%) Debian
3 2 (2.82%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.82%) CentOS
3 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (2.82%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (70.42%) Software Engineering
2 38 (53.52%) Continuous Integration
3 37 (52.11%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (32.39%) Data Management
5 19 (26.76%) Configuration Management
5 19 (26.76%) Build Automation
5 19 (26.76%) DevOps
6 18 (25.35%) Continuous Delivery
6 18 (25.35%) SDLC
7 14 (19.72%) OO
8 12 (16.90%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.63%) Programme Management
9 4 (5.63%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (2.82%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 71 (100.00%) Python
2 44 (61.97%) Java
3 38 (53.52%) Clojure
4 34 (47.89%) Scala
5 21 (29.58%) Bash Shell
5 21 (29.58%) Perl
6 19 (26.76%) Ruby
7 16 (22.54%) C++
8 12 (16.90%) C
9 11 (15.49%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (43.66%) Degree
2 19 (26.76%) CCNA
2 19 (26.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.41%) PhD
System Software
1 38 (53.52%) Docker
2 33 (46.48%) LXC
2 33 (46.48%) Xen
3 23 (32.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (29.58%) KVM
5 2 (2.82%) Gluster
5 2 (2.82%) NFS
5 2 (2.82%) Samba
5 2 (2.82%) Squid
5 2 (2.82%) oVirt
5 2 (2.82%) GFS2
5 2 (2.82%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 21 (29.58%) Nagios
1 21 (29.58%) Puppet
1 21 (29.58%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (26.76%) Ansible
2 19 (26.76%) Salt
3 2 (2.82%) Pacemaker
3 2 (2.82%) SELinux
3 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (2.82%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 34 (47.89%) Google
2 24 (33.80%) Rackspace
2 24 (33.80%) VMware
3 22 (30.99%) Oracle
4 20 (28.17%) HP
5 4 (5.63%) SAP