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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank 143 155 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 34 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.91% 0.094% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.87% 0.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 34 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
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
698 553 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.69% 17.34% 18.71%
Number of salaries quoted 548 506 523
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenStack across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

OpenStack Salary Histogram 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 29 August 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 -3 23 £45,000 +5.88%
Leicestershire - 11 £42,500 -
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 46 (97.87%) Linux
2 29 (61.70%) Java
3 26 (55.32%) Oracle
4 25 (53.19%) Apache
4 25 (53.19%) MySQL
4 25 (53.19%) Windows
4 25 (53.19%) LAN
4 25 (53.19%) WAN
4 25 (53.19%) Cisco
4 25 (53.19%) Google
4 25 (53.19%) Google Apps
5 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (48.94%) Tomcat
6 22 (46.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (42.55%) Agile Project Management
7 20 (42.55%) hybris
7 20 (42.55%) E-Commerce
7 20 (42.55%) Project Management
8 18 (38.30%) SAN
8 18 (38.30%) Open Source
8 18 (38.30%) Retail
9 16 (34.04%) Puppet
9 16 (34.04%) Opscode Chef
10 15 (31.91%) Ansible
11 14 (29.79%) DevOps
11 14 (29.79%) IaaS
11 14 (29.79%) SaaS
11 14 (29.79%) Red Hat
11 14 (29.79%) Configuration Management
12 13 (27.66%) Appcelerator Titanium

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 25 (53.19%) Apache
2 23 (48.94%) Tomcat
3 9 (19.15%) WebSphere
4 8 (17.02%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 25 (53.19%) Google Apps
2 14 (29.79%) IaaS
2 14 (29.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (53.19%) LAN
1 25 (53.19%) WAN
2 18 (38.30%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (53.19%) MySQL
2 7 (14.89%) DB2
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 7 (14.89%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.38%) Ant
3 3 (6.38%) Subversion
3 3 (6.38%) Maven
3 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (38.30%) Retail
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Designer
2 16 (34.04%) Infrastructure Designer
3 13 (27.66%) Web Engineer
3 13 (27.66%) Operations Engineer
3 13 (27.66%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (27.66%) Administrator
4 7 (14.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 7 (14.89%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (12.77%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Web Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Designer
6 2 (4.26%) Systems Designer
6 2 (4.26%) Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (2.13%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (38.30%) Open Source
2 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 46 (97.87%) Linux
2 25 (53.19%) Windows
3 22 (46.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (42.55%) E-Commerce
2 20 (42.55%) Project Management
2 20 (42.55%) Agile Project Management
3 14 (29.79%) DevOps
3 14 (29.79%) Configuration Management
4 7 (14.89%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (4.26%) ITIL
6 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.13%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (61.70%) Java
2 9 (19.15%) Python
Systems Management
1 16 (34.04%) Puppet
1 16 (34.04%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (31.91%) Ansible
3 7 (14.89%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) Oracle
2 25 (53.19%) Cisco
2 25 (53.19%) Google
3 20 (42.55%) hybris
4 14 (29.79%) Red Hat
5 6 (12.77%) SAP
6 2 (4.26%) IBM