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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank - 127 128
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.058% 0.052%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.29% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
OpenStack
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
190 343 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.21% 19.99% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 171 266 331
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,600 £52,500 £52,350
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

OpenStack Salary Trend in Cheshire

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Heroku
1 1 (100.00%) Engine Yard

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) Engine Yard
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
1 1 (100.00%) Heroku
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) MCollective
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (100.00%) Cobbler
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware