The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank 150 180 -
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 15 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.43% 0.36% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.31% 1.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 0
Average salary £49,000 £49,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.01% -
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.01% +10.00%
OpenStack
England

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

Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
648 693 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.45% 19.15% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 568 574 540
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

OpenStack
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

OpenStack Salary Trend in the East Midlands

OpenStack
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Northamptonshire -9 13 £49,000 +15.29%
Leicestershire - 2 - -
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 39 (97.50%) Linux
2 34 (85.00%) Java
3 32 (80.00%) Oracle
4 31 (77.50%) Cisco
4 31 (77.50%) Google
4 31 (77.50%) MySQL
4 31 (77.50%) LAN
4 31 (77.50%) WAN
4 31 (77.50%) Windows
4 31 (77.50%) Apache
4 31 (77.50%) Google Apps
5 29 (72.50%) Tomcat
6 25 (62.50%) Open Source
6 25 (62.50%) SAN
6 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (57.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (45.00%) Red Hat
9 11 (27.50%) hybris
10 10 (25.00%) Project Management
10 10 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
11 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
12 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (17.50%) Puppet
12 7 (17.50%) Opscode Chef
12 7 (17.50%) Ansible
13 6 (15.00%) Retail
13 6 (15.00%) Configuration Management
14 5 (12.50%) DevOps
14 5 (12.50%) SaaS
14 5 (12.50%) IaaS

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 31 (77.50%) Apache
2 29 (72.50%) Tomcat
3 5 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 4 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 31 (77.50%) Google Apps
2 5 (12.50%) IaaS
2 5 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (77.50%) LAN
1 31 (77.50%) WAN
2 25 (62.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (77.50%) MySQL
2 4 (10.00%) DB2
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.00%) Ant
2 2 (5.00%) Subversion
2 2 (5.00%) Maven
2 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (15.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (65.00%) Designer
2 23 (57.50%) Infrastructure Designer
3 9 (22.50%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (20.00%) Administrator
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 4 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (10.00%) Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Web Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Systems Designer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Designer
9 1 (2.50%) Junior Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Environment Manager
9 1 (2.50%) Web Administrator
9 1 (2.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Solutions Designer
9 1 (2.50%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (62.50%) Open Source
2 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 39 (97.50%) Linux
2 31 (77.50%) Windows
3 23 (57.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.00%) Project Management
2 10 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
3 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (15.00%) Configuration Management
6 5 (12.50%) DevOps
7 2 (5.00%) ITIL
7 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.50%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (85.00%) Java
2 4 (10.00%) Python
3 2 (5.00%) Perl
3 2 (5.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) Puppet
1 7 (17.50%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (17.50%) Ansible
2 2 (5.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 32 (80.00%) Oracle
2 31 (77.50%) Cisco
2 31 (77.50%) Google
3 18 (45.00%) Red Hat
4 11 (27.50%) hybris
5 3 (7.50%) SAP
6 2 (5.00%) IBM