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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank - 168 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 0 20 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.54% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 2.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -10.00%
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
711 814 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 18.12% 21.87% 19.65%
Number of salaries quoted 614 678 658
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 27 February 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%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) CloudStack
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%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) WATIR
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (50.00%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Online Games
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
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%) 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
1 1 (50.00%) MapReduce
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
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
2 1 (50.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Perforce
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Rackspace
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