The first table below looks at the demand for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 25 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank 117 113 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.11% 0.12% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.49% 0.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +41.17%
Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
408 335 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.92% 19.36% 21.84%
Number of salaries quoted 320 286 463
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
OpenStack
North West

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

OpenStack
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 2 - -
OpenStack
North West

OpenStack
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) RightScale
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
1 2 (100.00%) Route 53
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (100.00%) JVM Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Route 53
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon ELB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) JVM Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) RightScale