The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank 99 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 19 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.11% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.60% - -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £49,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-1.01% -5.71%
OpenStack
Cambridgeshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
288 220 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.83% 14.76% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 233 173 335
Average salary £39,000 £39,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.88% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 Cambridge

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

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

OpenStack Salary Trend in Cambridge

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenStack across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in Cambridge

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 31 (81.58%) Computer Science
2 28 (73.68%) Software Engineering
3 26 (68.42%) Linux
4 18 (47.37%) Python
5 17 (44.74%) C++
5 17 (44.74%) Java
6 16 (42.11%) UML
6 16 (42.11%) Cryptography
6 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (42.11%) Degree
6 16 (42.11%) LLVM
6 16 (42.11%) GCC
6 16 (42.11%) QEMU
6 16 (42.11%) KVM
7 15 (39.47%) CloudStack
7 15 (39.47%) Embedded Systems
7 15 (39.47%) Mathematics
7 15 (39.47%) ISO 9000
7 15 (39.47%) C
7 15 (39.47%) C#
7 15 (39.47%) UNIX
7 15 (39.47%) Windows
7 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
7 15 (39.47%) Telecoms
7 15 (39.47%) Finance
8 13 (34.21%) Requirements Engineering
8 13 (34.21%) PKI
9 12 (31.58%) Product Management
9 12 (31.58%) Security Cleared
10 11 (28.95%) Internet

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 15 (39.47%) CloudStack
2 7 (18.42%) Apache
3 2 (5.26%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) Internet
2 3 (7.89%) 3GPP
3 2 (5.26%) SMTP
3 2 (5.26%) SNMP
3 2 (5.26%) IPv6
3 2 (5.26%) IPsec
3 2 (5.26%) SSH
3 2 (5.26%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) Hadoop
1 7 (18.42%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (42.11%) LLVM
1 16 (42.11%) GCC
2 6 (15.79%) Bugzilla
3 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (39.47%) Telecoms
1 15 (39.47%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Billing
3 2 (5.26%) Electronics
3 2 (5.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (68.42%) Software Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Lead Software Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Architect
3 6 (15.79%) Systems Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Software Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Network Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (7.89%) Web Services
2 3 (7.89%) LAMP
3 2 (5.26%) Ajax
3 2 (5.26%) REST
3 2 (5.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (81.58%) Computer Science
2 16 (42.11%) Cryptography
3 15 (39.47%) Mathematics
3 15 (39.47%) Embedded Systems
4 13 (34.21%) PKI
5 11 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (21.05%) Open Source
7 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (68.42%) Linux
2 15 (39.47%) UNIX
2 15 (39.47%) Windows
3 6 (15.79%) Android
4 3 (7.89%) Debian
4 3 (7.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) Software Engineering
2 16 (42.11%) UML
2 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (34.21%) Requirements Engineering
4 12 (31.58%) Product Management
5 9 (23.68%) Information Security
6 7 (18.42%) Software Architecture
7 6 (15.79%) Requirements Management
8 3 (7.89%) Analytics
8 3 (7.89%) DevOps
8 3 (7.89%) Data Protection
9 2 (5.26%) Web Development
9 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.63%) TOGAF
10 1 (2.63%) Scrum
10 1 (2.63%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) Python
2 17 (44.74%) C++
2 17 (44.74%) Java
3 15 (39.47%) C
3 15 (39.47%) C#
4 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.89%) Perl
5 2 (5.26%) SQL
5 2 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) Degree
2 12 (31.58%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (39.47%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 16 (42.11%) QEMU
1 16 (42.11%) KVM
2 8 (21.05%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Puppet
1 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago