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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank 100 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 18 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.01% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.64% - -
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £49,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.54% +17.05%
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
319 244 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 17.95% 15.91% 18.38%
Number of salaries quoted 260 208 336
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.32%

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 2 October 2014.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in Cambridge

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 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 27 (87.10%) Computer Science
2 21 (67.74%) Linux
2 21 (67.74%) Software Engineering
3 16 (51.61%) UML
3 16 (51.61%) LLVM
3 16 (51.61%) GCC
3 16 (51.61%) QEMU
3 16 (51.61%) KVM
4 14 (45.16%) Python
4 14 (45.16%) Telecoms
4 14 (45.16%) Finance
5 12 (38.71%) Cryptography
5 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
5 12 (38.71%) Degree
5 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (35.48%) PKI
6 11 (35.48%) Mathematics
6 11 (35.48%) Requirements Engineering
6 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (35.48%) Embedded Systems
6 11 (35.48%) CloudStack
6 11 (35.48%) ISO 9000
6 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
6 11 (35.48%) UNIX
6 11 (35.48%) Windows
6 11 (35.48%) C
6 11 (35.48%) C#
6 11 (35.48%) C++
6 11 (35.48%) Java
7 10 (32.26%) Product Management

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 11 (35.48%) CloudStack
2 5 (16.13%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Hadoop
1 5 (16.13%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 16 (51.61%) LLVM
1 16 (51.61%) GCC
2 5 (16.13%) Bugzilla
3 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (45.16%) Telecoms
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Military
2 2 (6.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Software Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Systems Architect
2 7 (22.58%) Architect
3 6 (19.35%) Software Architect
4 5 (16.13%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Lead Software Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (9.68%) Web Services
2 3 (9.68%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (87.10%) Computer Science
2 12 (38.71%) Cryptography
3 11 (35.48%) PKI
3 11 (35.48%) Mathematics
3 11 (35.48%) Embedded Systems
3 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (16.13%) Open Source
5 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Linux
2 11 (35.48%) UNIX
2 11 (35.48%) Windows
3 5 (16.13%) Android
4 3 (9.68%) Debian
4 3 (9.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Software Engineering
2 16 (51.61%) UML
3 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (35.48%) Requirements Engineering
5 10 (32.26%) Product Management
6 7 (22.58%) Information Security
6 7 (22.58%) Requirements Management
7 5 (16.13%) Software Architecture
8 3 (9.68%) Analytics
8 3 (9.68%) DevOps
9 1 (3.23%) Line Management
9 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
9 1 (3.23%) TOGAF
9 1 (3.23%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) Python
2 11 (35.48%) C
2 11 (35.48%) C#
2 11 (35.48%) C++
2 11 (35.48%) Java
3 3 (9.68%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Degree
1 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Postgraduate
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) QEMU
1 16 (51.61%) KVM
2 6 (19.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Puppet
1 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Huawei
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