The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OpenStack
North West / Manchester
Rank 166 154 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 27 21 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.75% 0.65% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.33% 3.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 0
Median salary £70,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+64.70% -
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%

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

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
623 590 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.22% 18.21% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 562 479 671
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing OpenStack as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

OpenStack Salary Trend in Manchester

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenStack across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in Manchester

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing OpenStack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 52 (98.11%) Puppet
2 46 (86.79%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (83.02%) Python
4 43 (81.13%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (81.13%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (77.36%) DevOps
6 39 (73.58%) Scrum
6 39 (73.58%) DSDM
7 38 (71.70%) Oracle
8 37 (69.81%) Ruby
9 36 (67.92%) Linux
10 35 (66.04%) RUP
10 35 (66.04%) Bash Shell
11 33 (62.26%) Xen
12 32 (60.38%) SQL
13 31 (58.49%) Shell Script
13 31 (58.49%) XenServer
13 31 (58.49%) vSphere
13 31 (58.49%) EnterpriseDB
13 31 (58.49%) CloudStack
14 30 (56.60%) Configuration Management
15 27 (50.94%) Unix
15 27 (50.94%) Tivoli
15 27 (50.94%) Cobbler
16 24 (45.28%) WebSphere
16 24 (45.28%) JBoss
16 24 (45.28%) WebLogic
17 20 (37.74%) Amazon AWS
18 19 (35.85%) Ansible
19 18 (33.96%) Windows

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (58.49%) CloudStack
2 24 (45.28%) JBoss
2 24 (45.28%) WebLogic
2 24 (45.28%) WebSphere
3 7 (13.21%) Apache Solr
3 7 (13.21%) Apache Spark
3 7 (13.21%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (13.21%) Jetty
3 7 (13.21%) Tomcat
4 4 (7.55%) Apache
5 3 (5.66%) nginx
6 1 (1.89%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.89%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (37.74%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (9.43%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.77%) IaaS
4 2 (3.77%) PaaS
5 1 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.89%) GitHub
5 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.89%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (32.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) MongoDB
2 9 (16.98%) MySQL
3 8 (15.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (15.09%) NoSQL
3 8 (15.09%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (13.21%) Big Data
4 7 (13.21%) Couchbase
4 7 (13.21%) Hadoop
4 7 (13.21%) Redis
4 7 (13.21%) Riak
4 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.89%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 14 (26.42%) Jenkins
2 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
3 6 (11.32%) TeamCity
4 5 (9.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (7.55%) JIRA
6 3 (5.66%) Vagrant
7 2 (3.77%) Maven
7 2 (3.77%) Subversion
8 1 (1.89%) Ant
8 1 (1.89%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.89%) CircleCI
8 1 (1.89%) ClearCase
8 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.89%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.89%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (13.21%) Banking
1 7 (13.21%) Retail
2 1 (1.89%) Electronics
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.89%) Marketing
2 1 (1.89%) Music Industry
2 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (62.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (22.64%) Developer
2 12 (22.64%) Platform Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) Senior Developer
4 4 (7.55%) Architect
4 4 (7.55%) Cloud Architect
4 4 (7.55%) DevOps Architect
4 4 (7.55%) Java Developer
4 4 (7.55%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (7.55%) Software Developer
5 2 (3.77%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (3.77%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (3.77%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (3.77%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (3.77%) JavaScript Engineer
5 2 (3.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (3.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (3.77%) MongoDB Developer
5 2 (3.77%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.08%) .NET
2 9 (16.98%) ELK Stack
3 7 (13.21%) AngularJS
3 7 (13.21%) Lucene
3 7 (13.21%) React
4 4 (7.55%) Node.js
4 4 (7.55%) RESTful
5 3 (5.66%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (3.77%) LAMP
6 2 (3.77%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (3.77%) Sensu
7 1 (1.89%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.89%) Apache Camel
7 1 (1.89%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (1.89%) Spring
7 1 (1.89%) Spring MVC
7 1 (1.89%) XML
7 1 (1.89%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (67.92%) Linux
2 27 (50.94%) Unix
3 18 (33.96%) Windows
4 8 (15.09%) Android
5 7 (13.21%) Apple iOS
5 7 (13.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.89%) CentOS
6 1 (1.89%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (81.13%) Agile Software Development
1 43 (81.13%) Continuous Integration
2 41 (77.36%) DevOps
3 39 (73.58%) DSDM
3 39 (73.58%) Scrum
4 35 (66.04%) RUP
5 30 (56.60%) Configuration Management
6 17 (32.08%) ITIL
7 15 (28.30%) OWASP
8 10 (18.87%) OO
9 9 (16.98%) Mentoring
10 7 (13.21%) Coaching
10 7 (13.21%) Concurrent Programming
10 7 (13.21%) Kanban
10 7 (13.21%) Mobile Development
10 7 (13.21%) Multithreading
10 7 (13.21%) Software Delivery
10 7 (13.21%) TDD
10 7 (13.21%) UML
10 7 (13.21%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (83.02%) Python
2 37 (69.81%) Ruby
3 35 (66.04%) Bash Shell
4 32 (60.38%) SQL
5 31 (58.49%) Shell Script
6 11 (20.75%) Perl
7 9 (16.98%) Go
7 9 (16.98%) Java
8 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
8 5 (9.43%) PHP
9 4 (7.55%) C#
10 1 (1.89%) Clojure
10 1 (1.89%) Groovy
10 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) LPIC
2 1 (1.89%) RHCE
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) GCP
System Software
1 33 (62.26%) Xen
2 31 (58.49%) vSphere
2 31 (58.49%) XenServer
3 6 (11.32%) Docker
4 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.77%) Varnish
6 1 (1.89%) Ceph
6 1 (1.89%) KVM
6 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 52 (98.11%) Puppet
2 46 (86.79%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (50.94%) Cobbler
3 27 (50.94%) Tivoli
4 19 (35.85%) Ansible
5 7 (13.21%) Kibana
5 7 (13.21%) logstash
5 7 (13.21%) Salt
6 5 (9.43%) Terraform
7 2 (3.77%) Grafana
7 2 (3.77%) Graphite
7 2 (3.77%) Packer
7 2 (3.77%) Uchiwa
8 1 (1.89%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.89%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.89%) Pacemaker
8 1 (1.89%) SELinux
Vendors
1 38 (71.70%) Oracle
2 31 (58.49%) EnterpriseDB
3 17 (32.08%) Microsoft
4 7 (13.21%) Red Hat
5 6 (11.32%) VMware
6 3 (5.66%) Atlassian
7 2 (3.77%) Google
7 2 (3.77%) MuleSoft
7 2 (3.77%) WSO2
8 1 (1.89%) ForgeRock
8 1 (1.89%) SAP
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