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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 173 179 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 7 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.20% 0.17% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.98% 0.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 0
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -26.08%
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
712 824 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 19.92% 20.56% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 571 692 668
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 July 2015.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in Manchester

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Debian
2 5 (71.43%) Ubuntu
2 5 (71.43%) Load Balancing
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (57.14%) Clustering
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) SAN
3 4 (57.14%) Internet
3 4 (57.14%) ARCserve
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (57.14%) WatchGuard
3 4 (57.14%) SCVMM
3 4 (57.14%) Network Design
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 4 (57.14%) ZABBIX

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Joomla!
2 1 (14.29%) Jetty
2 1 (14.29%) WordPress
2 1 (14.29%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (14.29%) Couchbase
3 1 (14.29%) MariaDB
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Product Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Product Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
1 1 (14.29%) Memcached
1 1 (14.29%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Debian
2 5 (71.43%) Ubuntu
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) CentOS
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Load Balancing
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (57.14%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (57.14%) pfSense
3 2 (28.57%) Ceph
4 1 (14.29%) GlusterFS
4 1 (14.29%) KVM
4 1 (14.29%) Xen
4 1 (14.29%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) ARCserve
1 4 (57.14%) SCVMM
1 4 (57.14%) ZABBIX
2 2 (28.57%) Puppet
3 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (14.29%) HAProxy
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (14.29%) cPanel
3 1 (14.29%) Plesk
3 1 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) WatchGuard
4 1 (14.29%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable
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