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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 157 155 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 14 29 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.43% 0.76% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.83% 3.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 27 0
Average salary £85,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -21.73%
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
764 928 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.20% 24.45% 21.19%
Number of salaries quoted 567 734 446
Average salary £38,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.37% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 19 (95.00%) UNIX
1 19 (95.00%) Linux
1 19 (95.00%) E-Commerce
2 12 (60.00%) Akamai
3 10 (50.00%) Banking
4 7 (35.00%) ITIL
4 7 (35.00%) VMware
4 7 (35.00%) OpenView
4 7 (35.00%) HP
4 7 (35.00%) Nagios
4 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (5.00%) SaaS
6 1 (5.00%) PaaS
6 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (5.00%) Marketing
6 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (5.00%) IaaS
6 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (5.00%) Data Management
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.00%) Windows

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.00%) SaaS
3 1 (5.00%) PaaS
3 1 (5.00%) IaaS
General
1 10 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Technical Manager
2 10 (50.00%) Major Incident Manager
2 10 (50.00%) Incident Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) UNIX
1 19 (95.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.00%) Data Management
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) OpenView
1 7 (35.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Akamai
2 7 (35.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft