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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 95 125 127
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +2
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 16 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.08% 0.055% 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.53% 0.38% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 1
Average salary £60,000 - £53,500
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
245 263 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.49% 14.50% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 210 214 309
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £48,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 5 May 2015.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in Cambridge

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 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 21 (67.74%) Linux
2 16 (51.61%) Computer Science
3 14 (45.16%) Management Information System
3 14 (45.16%) Java
3 14 (45.16%) KVM
4 12 (38.71%) Open Source
5 11 (35.48%) Python
5 11 (35.48%) Ruby
6 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (32.26%) Software Engineering
6 10 (32.26%) Relational Database
6 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (29.03%) HTML5
7 9 (29.03%) HTML
7 9 (29.03%) MySQL
7 9 (29.03%) Degree
7 9 (29.03%) Telecoms
7 9 (29.03%) Finance
8 8 (25.81%) UML
8 8 (25.81%) LLVM
8 8 (25.81%) GCC
8 8 (25.81%) QEMU
8 8 (25.81%) Critical Success Factor
9 7 (22.58%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (22.58%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (22.58%) Oracle
9 7 (22.58%) .NET
9 7 (22.58%) J2EE
9 7 (22.58%) WebLogic

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 (22.58%) WebLogic
1 7 (22.58%) WebSphere
2 4 (12.90%) JBoss
2 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
2 4 (12.90%) Node.js
3 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.45%) CloudStack
5 1 (3.23%) Lync
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Google Cloud Platform
1 7 (22.58%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (6.45%) HP Helion
5 1 (3.23%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Internet
2 3 (9.68%) DHCP
2 3 (9.68%) VPN
2 3 (9.68%) DNS
2 3 (9.68%) Network Security
2 3 (9.68%) IP Telephony
2 3 (9.68%) Firewall
3 1 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) Relational Database
2 9 (29.03%) MySQL
3 5 (16.13%) MariaDB
3 5 (16.13%) Neo4j
3 5 (16.13%) MongoDB
3 5 (16.13%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (16.13%) CouchDB
3 5 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
4 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) LLVM
1 8 (25.81%) GCC
2 4 (12.90%) Bugzilla
2 4 (12.90%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.45%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 9 (29.03%) Telecoms
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Software Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Software Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Development Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Web Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Web Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Principal Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Web Development Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Lead Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Designer
6 1 (3.23%) IT Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) HTML5
1 9 (29.03%) HTML
2 7 (22.58%) .NET
2 7 (22.58%) J2EE
3 5 (16.13%) REST
3 5 (16.13%) POSIX
4 4 (12.90%) Hibernate
4 4 (12.90%) Spring
4 4 (12.90%) jQuery
4 4 (12.90%) Symfony
4 4 (12.90%) CakePHP
4 4 (12.90%) Struts
5 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.23%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Computer Science
2 14 (45.16%) Management Information System
3 12 (38.71%) Open Source
4 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (22.58%) Mathematics
6 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (16.13%) Algorithms
7 5 (16.13%) Client/Server
7 5 (16.13%) Statistics
7 5 (16.13%) Physics
7 5 (16.13%) Informatics
7 5 (16.13%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (12.90%) Cryptography
8 4 (12.90%) Internet of Things
9 2 (6.45%) NHS
9 2 (6.45%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) UNIX
2 5 (16.13%) Windows
3 4 (12.90%) Android
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (32.26%) Software Engineering
2 8 (25.81%) UML
2 8 (25.81%) Critical Success Factor
3 6 (19.35%) Web Development
3 6 (19.35%) Test Planning
4 5 (16.13%) Hidden Markov Model
4 5 (16.13%) Game Theory
4 5 (16.13%) Gibbs Sampling
4 5 (16.13%) Memory Management
4 5 (16.13%) OO
4 5 (16.13%) OOD
4 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (16.13%) Information Management
4 5 (16.13%) Data Analysis
4 5 (16.13%) Bioinformatics
4 5 (16.13%) Extreme Programming
5 4 (12.90%) Information Security
5 4 (12.90%) Software Licensing
6 3 (9.68%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) Java
2 11 (35.48%) Python
2 11 (35.48%) Ruby
3 7 (22.58%) C
4 6 (19.35%) PHP
5 5 (16.13%) Go
5 5 (16.13%) R
5 5 (16.13%) Perl
5 5 (16.13%) Haskell
6 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
7 3 (9.68%) C#
8 2 (6.45%) C++
9 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
9 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) KVM
2 8 (25.81%) QEMU
3 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (16.13%) Docker
4 5 (16.13%) Slurm Workload Manager
4 5 (16.13%) LXC
4 5 (16.13%) Xen
5 4 (12.90%) Varnish
6 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
7 2 (6.45%) Firmware
7 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
8 1 (3.23%) Ceph
8 1 (3.23%) vSphere
8 1 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Mesos
2 1 (3.23%) Ansible
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Oracle
1 7 (22.58%) IBM
1 7 (22.58%) VMware
1 7 (22.58%) Google
2 5 (16.13%) HP
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Pegasus
2 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.90%) Zend
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco
4 3 (9.68%) EMC
4 3 (9.68%) Citrix
4 3 (9.68%) Juniper
5 2 (6.45%) Veeam
5 2 (6.45%) Dell
6 1 (3.23%) Marketo
6 1 (3.23%) Rackspace
6 1 (3.23%) SAP
6 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (3.23%) Hitachi
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Competitive joining salary + equity + discretionary relocation
Posted: 4 days ago