The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 187 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.049% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.23% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £41,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
OpenStack
North West

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
858 710 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.21% 18.95% 20.86%
Number of salaries quoted 718 614 712
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 September 2014.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in Manchester

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 7 (87.50%) MySQL
3 6 (75.00%) Python
3 6 (75.00%) Ruby
4 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
5 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (50.00%) CentOS
5 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (25.00%) PHP5
6 2 (25.00%) MVC
6 2 (25.00%) Automotive
6 2 (25.00%) CMS
6 2 (25.00%) LAMP
6 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (25.00%) OOP
6 2 (25.00%) Apache
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (25.00%) WordPress
6 2 (25.00%) Node.js
6 2 (25.00%) Puppet
6 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (25.00%) Laravel
6 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (12.50%) ZeroMQ
7 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (12.50%) Ansible
7 1 (12.50%) logstash

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (25.00%) CMS
1 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) WordPress
1 2 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) CloudStack
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Rackspace Cloud
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Riak
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Hudson
General
1 2 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (62.50%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (62.50%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (50.00%) Administrator
3 3 (37.50%) Developer
4 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
5 1 (12.50%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 1 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) LAMP
1 2 (25.00%) Laravel
2 1 (12.50%) ZeroMQ
2 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (12.50%) RESTful
2 1 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Replication
3 1 (12.50%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) CentOS
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) MVC
1 2 (25.00%) OOP
1 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) MapReduce
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) Ruby
3 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
4 2 (25.00%) PHP5
4 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) Perl
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) RHCE
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) logstash
2 1 (12.50%) Salt
2 1 (12.50%) Kibana
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Rackspace
2 1 (12.50%) Perforce
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Google