The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 77 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.14% 0.32% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.74% 1.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £46,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -7.00%
OpenStack
East Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
136 169 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 18.92% 17.75% 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 120 158 110
Average salary £39,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.28% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,800 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

OpenStack Salary Trend in Leicestershire

OpenStack
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) DB2
2 4 (80.00%) Ant
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (80.00%) SAP
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) Private Cloud
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (40.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 4 (80.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Ant
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Maven
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Web Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Web Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) SAP
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat