The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank 102 - 116
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 17 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.96% - 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.93% - 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 7
Average salary £60,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £57,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-26.08% +35.29%
Application Platforms Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
345 297 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.40% 17.91% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 288 280 309
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
OpenStack
Cambridgeshire

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 28 July 2014.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in Cambridge

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 15 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
3 10 (55.56%) Python
4 9 (50.00%) Linux
4 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 9 (50.00%) Degree
4 9 (50.00%) Product Management
4 9 (50.00%) Cryptography
5 8 (44.44%) Requirements Engineering
5 8 (44.44%) Mathematics
5 8 (44.44%) PKI
5 8 (44.44%) Embedded Systems
5 8 (44.44%) CloudStack
5 8 (44.44%) Internet
5 8 (44.44%) UNIX
5 8 (44.44%) Windows
5 8 (44.44%) C
5 8 (44.44%) C#
5 8 (44.44%) C++
5 8 (44.44%) Java
5 8 (44.44%) ISO 9000
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 7 (38.89%) UML
6 7 (38.89%) GCC
6 7 (38.89%) QEMU
6 7 (38.89%) KVM
6 7 (38.89%) LLVM
7 5 (27.78%) Requirements Management
7 5 (27.78%) Telecoms

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 8 (44.44%) CloudStack
2 4 (22.22%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Hadoop
1 4 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) GCC
1 7 (38.89%) LLVM
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) Bugzilla
General
1 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Software Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Systems Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Lead Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Architect
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 9 (50.00%) Cryptography
3 8 (44.44%) Mathematics
3 8 (44.44%) PKI
3 8 (44.44%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (22.22%) Firmware
5 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) UNIX
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) Debian
3 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Product Management
3 8 (44.44%) Requirements Engineering
4 7 (38.89%) UML
5 5 (27.78%) Requirements Management
5 5 (27.78%) Information Security
6 4 (22.22%) Software Architecture
7 2 (11.11%) DevOps
7 2 (11.11%) Analytics
8 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
8 1 (5.56%) Scrum
8 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Python
2 8 (44.44%) C
2 8 (44.44%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) C++
2 8 (44.44%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Postgraduate
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) QEMU
1 7 (38.89%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Huawei
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