The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.15% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.76% - -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
OpenStack
Leicestershire

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

Application Platforms Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
85 63 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 18.24% 16.98% 17.48%
Number of salaries quoted 76 59 59
Average salary £38,900 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.69% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £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 Leicester

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

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

OpenStack Salary Trend in Leicester

OpenStack
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 13 (92.86%) Retail
3 12 (85.71%) Configuration Management
4 9 (64.29%) Puppet
4 9 (64.29%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (64.29%) Ansible
5 8 (57.14%) DevOps
6 6 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (21.43%) Python
7 3 (21.43%) DB2
7 3 (21.43%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (21.43%) SAP
7 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
8 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
8 2 (14.29%) Vagrant
9 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
9 1 (7.14%) Java
9 1 (7.14%) ITIL
9 1 (7.14%) Ant
9 1 (7.14%) IBM
9 1 (7.14%) Maven
9 1 (7.14%) Subversion

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 3 (21.43%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Ant
2 1 (7.14%) Maven
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 13 (92.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Web Engineer
1 8 (57.14%) Operations Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (42.86%) Administrator
2 6 (42.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 6 (42.86%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Web Engineer
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 12 (85.71%) Configuration Management
3 8 (57.14%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) Puppet
1 9 (64.29%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (64.29%) Ansible
2 2 (14.29%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) IBM