The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 70 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.57% 0.30% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.42% 1.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £55,000 £44,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.59% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.04%
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
117 131 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.62% 19.55% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 109 120 51
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £28,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £44,750 £43,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 14 February 2016, 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 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) Nagios
3 5 (55.56%) Rackspace
3 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (55.56%) Ansible
4 4 (44.44%) New Relic
4 4 (44.44%) GitHub
4 4 (44.44%) yum
4 4 (44.44%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (44.44%) AppDynamics
4 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) vSphere
4 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
4 4 (44.44%) TeamCity
4 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) Internet
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) JIRA
4 4 (44.44%) Atlassian
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) Kanban

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (33.33%) IIS
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Drupal
2 1 (11.11%) nginx
2 1 (11.11%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (44.44%) GitHub
4 1 (11.11%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (11.11%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (11.11%) IPsec
3 1 (11.11%) Kerberos
3 1 (11.11%) LDAP
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 4 (44.44%) JIRA
2 4 (44.44%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (44.44%) TeamCity
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) GitLab
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Project Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 1 (11.11%) Django
1 1 (11.11%) Drush
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
1 1 (11.11%) LAMP
1 1 (11.11%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (11.11%) SAML
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) EqualLogic
2 3 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) CentOS
4 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Kanban
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) vSphere
2 3 (33.33%) XenApp
2 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 3 (33.33%) XenServer
3 1 (11.11%) Ceph
3 1 (11.11%) Docker
3 1 (11.11%) GlusterFS
3 1 (11.11%) iptables
3 1 (11.11%) LXC
3 1 (11.11%) NFS
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Ansible
1 5 (55.56%) Nagios
1 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (44.44%) yum
3 1 (11.11%) CFEngine
3 1 (11.11%) HAProxy
3 1 (11.11%) Puppet
3 1 (11.11%) Salt
3 1 (11.11%) SELinux
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Rackspace
2 4 (44.44%) AppDynamics
2 4 (44.44%) Atlassian
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) New Relic
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) Dell
3 3 (33.33%) Nexenta
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) Brocade
5 1 (11.11%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) VMware