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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 86 - 118
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 21 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.35% - 0.055%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.57% - 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Average salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
245 230 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 15.74% 15.74% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 194 196 297
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £52,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 26 February 2015.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in Cambridge

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 24 (68.57%) Linux
2 22 (62.86%) Computer Science
3 19 (54.29%) Software Engineering
3 19 (54.29%) Java
4 16 (45.71%) KVM
5 13 (37.14%) Open Source
5 13 (37.14%) Management Information System
6 12 (34.29%) Telecoms
6 12 (34.29%) Finance
6 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (34.29%) Python
7 11 (31.43%) UML
7 11 (31.43%) Degree
7 11 (31.43%) LLVM
7 11 (31.43%) GCC
7 11 (31.43%) QEMU
7 11 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (28.57%) Ruby
8 10 (28.57%) Mathematics
8 10 (28.57%) C
9 9 (25.71%) Relational Database
10 8 (22.86%) HTML5
10 8 (22.86%) C++
10 8 (22.86%) HTML
10 8 (22.86%) MySQL
10 8 (22.86%) Web Development
10 8 (22.86%) Cryptography
11 7 (20.00%) WebSphere
11 7 (20.00%) Google
11 7 (20.00%) Oracle

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 7 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 7 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (17.14%) Node.js
2 6 (17.14%) CloudStack
3 4 (11.43%) JBoss
3 4 (11.43%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.71%) Apache
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.86%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (11.43%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.86%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Internet
2 3 (8.57%) 3GPP
3 2 (5.71%) SMTP
3 2 (5.71%) SNMP
3 2 (5.71%) IPv6
3 2 (5.71%) IPsec
3 2 (5.71%) SSH
3 2 (5.71%) AMQP
4 1 (2.86%) Network Security
4 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.86%) SAN
4 1 (2.86%) Firewall
4 1 (2.86%) VPN
4 1 (2.86%) DNS
4 1 (2.86%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) Relational Database
2 8 (22.86%) MySQL
3 6 (17.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (11.43%) CouchDB
4 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
4 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (11.43%) Neo4j
4 4 (11.43%) MariaDB
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database
5 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
6 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
6 2 (5.71%) Big Data
7 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) LLVM
1 11 (31.43%) GCC
2 6 (17.14%) Bugzilla
3 4 (11.43%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.71%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (2.86%) Subversion
5 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (34.29%) Telecoms
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Games
3 3 (8.57%) Billing
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Software Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Software Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Development Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Web Development Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Lead Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Web Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Web Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Lead Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Principal Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Designer
7 1 (2.86%) Deployment Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) HTML
1 8 (22.86%) HTML5
2 7 (20.00%) .NET
2 7 (20.00%) J2EE
3 6 (17.14%) REST
4 4 (11.43%) Spring
4 4 (11.43%) Symfony
4 4 (11.43%) CakePHP
4 4 (11.43%) jQuery
4 4 (11.43%) Struts
4 4 (11.43%) POSIX
4 4 (11.43%) Hibernate
5 2 (5.71%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (5.71%) Ajax
5 2 (5.71%) CSS
6 1 (2.86%) LAMP
6 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (62.86%) Computer Science
2 13 (37.14%) Open Source
2 13 (37.14%) Management Information System
3 11 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (28.57%) Mathematics
5 8 (22.86%) Cryptography
6 6 (17.14%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (14.29%) Client/Server
8 4 (11.43%) Algorithms
8 4 (11.43%) Internet of Things
8 4 (11.43%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (11.43%) Physics
8 4 (11.43%) Statistics
8 4 (11.43%) Informatics
9 2 (5.71%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Linux
2 7 (20.00%) UNIX
2 7 (20.00%) Windows
3 6 (17.14%) Android
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Software Engineering
2 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (31.43%) UML
4 8 (22.86%) Web Development
5 6 (17.14%) Test Planning
5 6 (17.14%) Information Security
6 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (14.29%) Information Management
7 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
7 4 (11.43%) Bioinformatics
7 4 (11.43%) Data Protection
7 4 (11.43%) Product Management
7 4 (11.43%) Hidden Markov Model
7 4 (11.43%) Game Theory
7 4 (11.43%) Gibbs Sampling
7 4 (11.43%) Memory Management
7 4 (11.43%) Extreme Programming
7 4 (11.43%) OO
7 4 (11.43%) OOD
7 4 (11.43%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) Java
2 12 (34.29%) Python
3 10 (28.57%) Ruby
3 10 (28.57%) C
4 8 (22.86%) C++
5 7 (20.00%) C#
5 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (17.14%) PHP
7 4 (11.43%) Perl
7 4 (11.43%) Haskell
7 4 (11.43%) R
7 4 (11.43%) Golang
8 3 (8.57%) SQL
9 2 (5.71%) Scala
10 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 16 (45.71%) KVM
2 11 (31.43%) QEMU
3 4 (11.43%) Varnish
3 4 (11.43%) Docker
3 4 (11.43%) Firmware
3 4 (11.43%) Xen
3 4 (11.43%) LXC
4 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.86%) XenServer
5 1 (2.86%) vSphere
5 1 (2.86%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Mesos
2 1 (2.86%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.86%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) IBM
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle
1 7 (20.00%) Google
2 4 (11.43%) Zend
2 4 (11.43%) Pegasus
3 3 (8.57%) VMware
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.86%) SAP
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.86%) Marketo
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) Dell
5 1 (2.86%) EMC
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix
5 1 (2.86%) Juniper
5 1 (2.86%) Hitachi
5 1 (2.86%) NetApp