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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 96 123 123
Rank change year-on-year
+27 0
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 10 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.71% 0.38% 0.054%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.24% 2.55% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 1
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.14%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -21.73%
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
236 275 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.75% 14.95% 19.55%
Number of salaries quoted 209 222 320
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £30,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,850 £52,500
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 22 May 2015.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in Cambridge

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 20 (66.67%) Linux
2 15 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 14 (46.67%) Management Information System
3 14 (46.67%) Java
4 13 (43.33%) KVM
5 12 (40.00%) Open Source
6 11 (36.67%) Python
6 11 (36.67%) Ruby
7 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 10 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (30.00%) HTML5
8 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
8 9 (30.00%) Degree
8 9 (30.00%) HTML
8 9 (30.00%) MySQL
9 8 (26.67%) Telecoms
9 8 (26.67%) Finance
10 7 (23.33%) VMware
10 7 (23.33%) Google
10 7 (23.33%) WebSphere
10 7 (23.33%) Mathematics
10 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (23.33%) IBM
10 7 (23.33%) Oracle
10 7 (23.33%) .NET
10 7 (23.33%) J2EE
10 7 (23.33%) WebLogic
10 7 (23.33%) C
10 7 (23.33%) UML

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (23.33%) WebSphere
1 7 (23.33%) WebLogic
2 4 (13.33%) Node.js
2 4 (13.33%) JBoss
2 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.67%) CloudStack
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.33%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (23.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (6.67%) HP Helion
5 1 (3.33%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Internet
2 3 (10.00%) Network Security
2 3 (10.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (10.00%) Firewall
2 3 (10.00%) DHCP
2 3 (10.00%) VPN
2 3 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 9 (30.00%) MySQL
3 5 (16.67%) CouchDB
3 5 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 5 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (16.67%) MariaDB
3 5 (16.67%) Neo4j
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) LLVM
1 7 (23.33%) GCC
2 4 (13.33%) Eclipse
2 4 (13.33%) Bugzilla
3 2 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 8 (26.67%) Telecoms
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Development Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Web Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Web Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Principal Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Web Development Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Lead Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.33%) IT Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) HTML5
1 9 (30.00%) HTML
2 7 (23.33%) .NET
2 7 (23.33%) J2EE
3 5 (16.67%) POSIX
3 5 (16.67%) REST
4 4 (13.33%) Struts
4 4 (13.33%) Hibernate
4 4 (13.33%) Spring
4 4 (13.33%) jQuery
4 4 (13.33%) Symfony
4 4 (13.33%) CakePHP
5 1 (3.33%) LAMP
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 14 (46.67%) Management Information System
3 12 (40.00%) Open Source
4 10 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (23.33%) Mathematics
6 6 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (16.67%) Statistics
7 5 (16.67%) Physics
7 5 (16.67%) Informatics
7 5 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (16.67%) Client/Server
7 5 (16.67%) Algorithms
8 4 (13.33%) Internet of Things
8 4 (13.33%) Cryptography
9 2 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) UNIX
2 5 (16.67%) Windows
3 4 (13.33%) Android
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (23.33%) UML
3 7 (23.33%) Critical Success Factor
4 6 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 6 (20.00%) Web Development
5 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (16.67%) Information Management
5 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 5 (16.67%) Bioinformatics
5 5 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
5 5 (16.67%) OO
5 5 (16.67%) OOD
5 5 (16.67%) Memory Management
5 5 (16.67%) Hidden Markov Model
5 5 (16.67%) Game Theory
5 5 (16.67%) Gibbs Sampling
6 4 (13.33%) Software Licensing
6 4 (13.33%) Information Security
7 3 (10.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) Java
2 11 (36.67%) Python
2 11 (36.67%) Ruby
3 7 (23.33%) C
4 6 (20.00%) PHP
5 5 (16.67%) Haskell
5 5 (16.67%) Perl
5 5 (16.67%) R
5 5 (16.67%) Go
6 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 3 (10.00%) C#
8 2 (6.67%) C++
9 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
9 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 13 (43.33%) KVM
2 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (23.33%) QEMU
3 5 (16.67%) Xen
3 5 (16.67%) Docker
3 5 (16.67%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 5 (16.67%) LXC
4 4 (13.33%) Varnish
5 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (6.67%) Firmware
6 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
7 1 (3.33%) XenServer
7 1 (3.33%) vSphere
7 1 (3.33%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Mesos
2 1 (3.33%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) VMware
1 7 (23.33%) Google
1 7 (23.33%) IBM
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Pegasus
2 5 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 5 (16.67%) HP
3 4 (13.33%) Zend
4 3 (10.00%) EMC
4 3 (10.00%) Citrix
4 3 (10.00%) Juniper
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco
5 2 (6.67%) Dell
5 2 (6.67%) Veeam
6 1 (3.33%) SAP
6 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (3.33%) Hitachi
6 1 (3.33%) NetApp
6 1 (3.33%) Marketo
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