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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 160 147 175
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +28
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 17 31 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.47% 0.82% 0.063%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.64% 4.73% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 0
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -26.08%
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
645 655 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.69% 17.42% 18.22%
Number of salaries quoted 535 526 542
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 July 2015. 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 +1 17 £50,000 +11.11%
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 31 (100.00%) Linux
1 31 (100.00%) Apache
2 30 (96.77%) Tomcat
2 30 (96.77%) Java
2 30 (96.77%) MySQL
2 30 (96.77%) Oracle
2 30 (96.77%) Windows
2 30 (96.77%) SAN
2 30 (96.77%) Open Source
2 30 (96.77%) Google Apps
3 29 (93.55%) Cisco
3 29 (93.55%) LAN
3 29 (93.55%) WAN
4 25 (80.65%) Google
5 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (41.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (41.94%) Red Hat
7 12 (38.71%) Data Centre
8 11 (35.48%) SDLC
9 5 (16.13%) VMware
9 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (16.13%) Network Design
9 5 (16.13%) ISO 9001
9 5 (16.13%) Kindle
10 1 (3.23%) REST
10 1 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
10 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
10 1 (3.23%) SQL
10 1 (3.23%) Python

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (100.00%) Apache
2 30 (96.77%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.23%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 30 (96.77%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 30 (96.77%) SAN
2 29 (93.55%) LAN
2 29 (93.55%) WAN
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (96.77%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Designer
2 21 (67.74%) Infrastructure Designer
3 6 (19.35%) Design Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Build Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Python Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Data Centre
2 5 (16.13%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (96.77%) Windows
3 13 (41.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (96.77%) Open Source
2 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (35.48%) SDLC
4 5 (16.13%) Network Design
5 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.23%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (96.77%) Java
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 30 (96.77%) Oracle
2 29 (93.55%) Cisco
3 25 (80.65%) Google
4 13 (41.94%) Red Hat
5 5 (16.13%) VMware