The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 73 83 66
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.15% 0.23% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.80% 1.61% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Median salary £37,500 £31,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +11.11%
OpenStack
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Application Platforms Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
125 124 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.17% 14.40% 20.62%
Number of salaries quoted 120 104 116
Median salary £34,000 £35,000 £30,590
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +14.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,630 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing OpenStack as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the Cardiff region.

OpenStack Salary Trend in Cardiff

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing OpenStack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 14 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (85.71%) Windows
3 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (78.57%) DevOps
4 9 (64.29%) Linux
5 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
6 6 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (42.86%) Ansible
6 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (42.86%) ITIL
7 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (35.71%) VMware
7 5 (35.71%) AppDynamics
8 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
8 4 (28.57%) Rackspace
8 4 (28.57%) New Relic
8 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
8 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 4 (28.57%) JIRA
8 4 (28.57%) Atlassian
8 4 (28.57%) TeamCity
9 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (21.43%) CentOS
9 3 (21.43%) Ubuntu
9 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (21.43%) Kanban
9 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
9 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (21.43%) Scrum
9 3 (21.43%) Microsoft

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Confluence
1 1 (7.14%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (21.43%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 4 (28.57%) JIRA
1 4 (28.57%) TeamCity
2 3 (21.43%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Project Manager
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Project Manager
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Manager
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 3 (21.43%) CentOS
4 3 (21.43%) Ubuntu
5 2 (14.29%) Unix
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) DevOps
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (21.43%) Kanban
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
2 3 (21.43%) Python
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Ansible
1 6 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (21.43%) Nagios
2 3 (21.43%) Puppet
2 3 (21.43%) yum
3 1 (7.14%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) AppDynamics
1 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) Atlassian
2 4 (28.57%) New Relic
2 4 (28.57%) Rackspace
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) PagerDuty