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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank - 162 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 0 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.45% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 2.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +92.15%
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
774 830 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 19.78% 22.11% 20.23%
Number of salaries quoted 696 714 765
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Riak
2 1 (50.00%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (50.00%) CloudStack
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) ZeroMQ
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Salt
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (50.00%) WATIR

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 1 (50.00%) CloudStack
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (50.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Riak
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) WATIR
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (50.00%) ZeroMQ
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) openSUSE
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MapReduce
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Salt
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Rackspace
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Perforce