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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank 98 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 16 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.91% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.13% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.01% +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
261 203 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 14.83% 13.94% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 217 156 273
Average salary £38,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 23 (71.88%) Linux
2 22 (68.75%) Computer Science
3 21 (65.63%) Software Engineering
4 15 (46.88%) Java
5 14 (43.75%) Finance
6 13 (40.63%) Telecoms
6 13 (40.63%) QEMU
6 13 (40.63%) KVM
6 13 (40.63%) LLVM
6 13 (40.63%) GCC
6 13 (40.63%) UML
7 12 (37.50%) Python
8 11 (34.38%) C++
9 10 (31.25%) C#
9 10 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (28.13%) Open Source
10 9 (28.13%) Embedded Systems
10 9 (28.13%) Cryptography
10 9 (28.13%) Mathematics
10 9 (28.13%) Degree
10 9 (28.13%) ISO 9000
10 9 (28.13%) CloudStack
10 9 (28.13%) C
10 9 (28.13%) UNIX
10 9 (28.13%) Windows
10 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
11 8 (25.00%) Internet
12 7 (21.88%) Requirements Engineering
12 7 (21.88%) PKI

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 9 (28.13%) CloudStack
2 5 (15.63%) Node.js
2 5 (15.63%) Apache
3 4 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 4 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 3 (9.38%) JBoss
4 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.13%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) Internet
2 3 (9.38%) 3GPP
3 2 (6.25%) SMTP
3 2 (6.25%) SNMP
3 2 (6.25%) IPv6
3 2 (6.25%) IPsec
3 2 (6.25%) SSH
3 2 (6.25%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Hadoop
1 5 (15.63%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
3 3 (9.38%) MySQL
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.25%) Big Data
5 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) LLVM
1 13 (40.63%) GCC
2 6 (18.75%) Bugzilla
3 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.38%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.13%) Subversion
4 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.38%) Billing
4 2 (6.25%) Electronics
4 2 (6.25%) Military
5 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Software Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Lead Software Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Systems Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Software Architect
4 3 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (3.13%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (12.50%) .NET
2 4 (12.50%) J2EE
2 4 (12.50%) LAMP
3 3 (9.38%) Hibernate
3 3 (9.38%) Struts
3 3 (9.38%) Web Services
3 3 (9.38%) HTML
3 3 (9.38%) Spring
3 3 (9.38%) Symfony
3 3 (9.38%) CakePHP
3 3 (9.38%) jQuery
3 3 (9.38%) HTML5
4 2 (6.25%) REST
4 2 (6.25%) Ajax
4 2 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (68.75%) Computer Science
2 10 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (28.13%) Mathematics
3 9 (28.13%) Open Source
3 9 (28.13%) Embedded Systems
3 9 (28.13%) Cryptography
4 7 (21.88%) PKI
5 4 (12.50%) Client/Server
5 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (9.38%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 23 (71.88%) Linux
2 9 (28.13%) UNIX
2 9 (28.13%) Windows
3 6 (18.75%) Android
4 3 (9.38%) Debian
4 3 (9.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Software Engineering
2 13 (40.63%) UML
3 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (21.88%) Requirements Engineering
5 5 (15.63%) Software Architecture
5 5 (15.63%) Product Management
5 5 (15.63%) Web Development
6 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (12.50%) Information Security
6 4 (12.50%) Information Management
7 3 (9.38%) Analytics
7 3 (9.38%) DevOps
7 3 (9.38%) Test Planning
7 3 (9.38%) Software Licensing
7 3 (9.38%) Requirements Management
8 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
9 1 (3.13%) ITIL
9 1 (3.13%) Zachman Framework
9 1 (3.13%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) Java
2 12 (37.50%) Python
3 11 (34.38%) C++
4 10 (31.25%) C#
5 9 (28.13%) C
6 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 3 (9.38%) Perl
7 3 (9.38%) PHP
7 3 (9.38%) SQL
7 3 (9.38%) Ruby
8 2 (6.25%) Scala
9 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 13 (40.63%) QEMU
1 13 (40.63%) KVM
2 4 (12.50%) Firmware
3 3 (9.38%) Varnish
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.13%) XenServer
4 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Puppet
1 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Google
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) IBM
3 3 (9.38%) Zend
4 1 (3.13%) Rackspace
4 1 (3.13%) Marketo
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix
4 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.13%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) SAP