The first table below looks at the demand for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 11 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 Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank 63 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.45% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.26% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £42,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £58,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-23.40% +38.23%
Application Platforms Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
133 82 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.73% 15.13% 19.94%
Number of salaries quoted 115 72 68
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,350 £40,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
OpenStack
South Wales

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Welsh Language
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
2 1 (33.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) YUM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft