The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank 171 155 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 14 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.37% 0.076% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.57% 0.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
OpenStack
West Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
889 631 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.45% 24.05% 20.97%
Number of salaries quoted 599 535 473
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,550 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

OpenStack Salary Trend in Leeds

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenStack across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in Leeds

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 40 (86.96%) E-Commerce
2 37 (80.43%) Linux
3 35 (76.09%) ITIL
4 34 (73.91%) Incident Management
5 32 (69.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 29 (63.04%) UNIX
7 28 (60.87%) OpenView
7 28 (60.87%) HP
8 23 (50.00%) Nagios
9 13 (28.26%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (28.26%) Amazon EC2
10 11 (23.91%) Akamai
11 9 (19.57%) Service Delivery
12 7 (15.22%) Fedora
12 7 (15.22%) Red Hat
12 7 (15.22%) Java
12 7 (15.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (10.87%) Network Management
14 4 (8.70%) VMware
15 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
15 3 (6.52%) DevOps
15 3 (6.52%) Puppet
16 2 (4.35%) Rackspace
16 2 (4.35%) MySQL
16 2 (4.35%) Apache
17 1 (2.17%) RUP
17 1 (2.17%) DSDM
17 1 (2.17%) Python
17 1 (2.17%) Oracle
17 1 (2.17%) SQL

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (4.35%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 32 (69.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (28.26%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (28.26%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) MySQL
General
1 1 (2.17%) Finance
1 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (56.52%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) Network Manager
2 6 (13.04%) Incident Manager
2 6 (13.04%) Network Operations Manager
2 6 (13.04%) Operations Manager
3 5 (10.87%) Technical Manager
3 5 (10.87%) Major Incident Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) Administrator
6 1 (2.17%) Senior Manager
6 1 (2.17%) Service Manager
6 1 (2.17%) NOC Manager
6 1 (2.17%) Senior Technical Manager
6 1 (2.17%) Senior Incident Manager
6 1 (2.17%) DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 37 (80.43%) Linux
2 29 (63.04%) UNIX
3 7 (15.22%) Fedora
3 7 (15.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (86.96%) E-Commerce
2 35 (76.09%) ITIL
3 34 (73.91%) Incident Management
4 9 (19.57%) Service Delivery
5 5 (10.87%) Network Management
6 3 (6.52%) DevOps
7 1 (2.17%) RUP
7 1 (2.17%) DSDM
7 1 (2.17%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.17%) Service Management
7 1 (2.17%) Scrum
7 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.17%) Operations Management
7 1 (2.17%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) Java
2 1 (2.17%) Python
2 1 (2.17%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.17%) Ruby
2 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) XenServer
1 1 (2.17%) Xen
1 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (60.87%) OpenView
2 23 (50.00%) Nagios
3 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.52%) Puppet
4 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.17%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) HP
2 11 (23.91%) Akamai
3 7 (15.22%) Red Hat
4 4 (8.70%) VMware
5 2 (4.35%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle
6 1 (2.17%) EnterpriseDB
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago