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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OpenStack
North West / Manchester
Rank 171 141 -
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 29 36 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.77% 1.08% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.77% 6.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 0
Median salary £70,000 £43,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
608 588 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.11% 17.72% 17.48%
Number of salaries quoted 527 472 600
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 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 February 2017.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in Manchester

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 55 (98.21%) Puppet
2 53 (94.64%) Opscode Chef
3 50 (89.29%) Python
4 45 (80.36%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (78.57%) Continuous Integration
5 44 (78.57%) DevOps
6 42 (75.00%) Scrum
6 42 (75.00%) DSDM
6 42 (75.00%) Oracle
7 41 (73.21%) Ruby
8 38 (67.86%) Linux
8 38 (67.86%) RUP
8 38 (67.86%) Bash Shell
9 35 (62.50%) Xen
10 33 (58.93%) CloudStack
10 33 (58.93%) SQL
11 32 (57.14%) Shell Script
11 32 (57.14%) vSphere
11 32 (57.14%) XenServer
11 32 (57.14%) EnterpriseDB
12 31 (55.36%) Configuration Management
13 29 (51.79%) Unix
14 28 (50.00%) Tivoli
14 28 (50.00%) Cobbler
15 26 (46.43%) Amazon AWS
15 26 (46.43%) Ansible
16 23 (41.07%) WebSphere
17 22 (39.29%) JBoss
17 22 (39.29%) WebLogic
18 19 (33.93%) Microsoft Azure

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 33 (58.93%) CloudStack
2 23 (41.07%) WebSphere
3 22 (39.29%) JBoss
3 22 (39.29%) WebLogic
4 10 (17.86%) Jetty
4 10 (17.86%) Tomcat
5 9 (16.07%) Apache Solr
5 9 (16.07%) Apache Spark
5 9 (16.07%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (7.14%) Apache
6 4 (7.14%) nginx
7 2 (3.57%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (1.79%) Confluence
8 1 (1.79%) IIS
8 1 (1.79%) Mongrel
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (46.43%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (33.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (5.36%) IaaS
4 3 (5.36%) PaaS
5 2 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.79%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (1.79%) GitHub
6 1 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.79%) Heroku
6 1 (1.79%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.21%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) MySQL
2 11 (19.64%) MongoDB
3 10 (17.86%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (17.86%) NoSQL
3 10 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (16.07%) Big Data
4 9 (16.07%) Couchbase
4 9 (16.07%) Hadoop
4 9 (16.07%) Redis
4 9 (16.07%) Riak
4 9 (16.07%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.79%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 18 (32.14%) Jenkins
2 7 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.36%) Subversion
4 3 (5.36%) Vagrant
5 2 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (3.57%) Maven
5 2 (3.57%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.79%) Ant
6 1 (1.79%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.79%) CircleCI
6 1 (1.79%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.79%) GoCD
6 1 (1.79%) JIRA
6 1 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (16.07%) Banking
1 9 (16.07%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (62.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (28.57%) Platform Engineer
3 11 (19.64%) Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Architect
4 7 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
4 7 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 6 (10.71%) DevOps Architect
6 5 (8.93%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.36%) AWS DevOps
8 3 (5.36%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 2 (3.57%) Java Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Senior DevOps
9 2 (3.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.21%) .NET
2 11 (19.64%) Elastic Stack
3 9 (16.07%) AngularJS
3 9 (16.07%) Lucene
3 9 (16.07%) React
4 3 (5.36%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (5.36%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (3.57%) LAMP
5 2 (3.57%) Sensu
6 1 (1.79%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.79%) Apache Camel
6 1 (1.79%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (1.79%) Spring
6 1 (1.79%) Spring MVC
6 1 (1.79%) XML
6 1 (1.79%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
1 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (67.86%) Linux
2 29 (51.79%) Unix
3 15 (26.79%) Windows
4 9 (16.07%) Android
4 9 (16.07%) Apple iOS
4 9 (16.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.57%) CentOS
5 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.79%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (80.36%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (78.57%) Continuous Integration
2 44 (78.57%) DevOps
3 42 (75.00%) DSDM
3 42 (75.00%) Scrum
4 38 (67.86%) RUP
5 31 (55.36%) Configuration Management
6 13 (23.21%) ITIL
7 12 (21.43%) Mentoring
7 12 (21.43%) OWASP
8 10 (17.86%) OO
9 9 (16.07%) Coaching
9 9 (16.07%) Concurrent Programming
9 9 (16.07%) Kanban
9 9 (16.07%) Mobile Development
9 9 (16.07%) Multithreading
9 9 (16.07%) Software Delivery
9 9 (16.07%) TDD
9 9 (16.07%) UML
9 9 (16.07%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (89.29%) Python
2 41 (73.21%) Ruby
3 38 (67.86%) Bash Shell
4 33 (58.93%) SQL
5 32 (57.14%) Shell Script
6 14 (25.00%) Perl
7 12 (21.43%) Go
8 11 (19.64%) Java
9 7 (12.50%) PHP
10 4 (7.14%) C#
11 1 (1.79%) Clojure
11 1 (1.79%) Groovy
11 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
1 1 (1.79%) LPIC
1 1 (1.79%) RHCE
1 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) GCP
System Software
1 35 (62.50%) Xen
2 32 (57.14%) vSphere
2 32 (57.14%) XenServer
3 10 (17.86%) Docker
4 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.57%) Varnish
6 1 (1.79%) Ceph
6 1 (1.79%) KVM
6 1 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 55 (98.21%) Puppet
2 53 (94.64%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (50.00%) Cobbler
3 28 (50.00%) Tivoli
4 26 (46.43%) Ansible
5 9 (16.07%) Kibana
5 9 (16.07%) logstash
5 9 (16.07%) Salt
6 7 (12.50%) Terraform
7 3 (5.36%) Packer
8 2 (3.57%) Grafana
8 2 (3.57%) Graphite
8 2 (3.57%) Kubernetes
8 2 (3.57%) Uchiwa
9 1 (1.79%) HAProxy
9 1 (1.79%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 42 (75.00%) Oracle
2 32 (57.14%) EnterpriseDB
3 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (16.07%) Red Hat
4 9 (16.07%) VMware
5 3 (5.36%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.57%) Google
6 2 (3.57%) MuleSoft
6 2 (3.57%) WSO2
7 1 (1.79%) ForgeRock
7 1 (1.79%) Rackspace
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