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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank 128 135 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.20% 0.10% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.03% 0.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £41,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.01% +10.00%
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
388 510 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 19.69% 26.06% 21.37%
Number of salaries quoted 344 450 318
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
1 8 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 8 (100.00%) Physics
2 5 (62.50%) Perl
2 5 (62.50%) Python
2 5 (62.50%) Ruby
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 8 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 8 (100.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (62.50%) Perl
2 5 (62.50%) Ruby
2 5 (62.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree