The first table below looks at the demand for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.00% +42.85%
Application Platforms Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
69 115 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 18.80% 23.81% 23.22%
Number of salaries quoted 61 100 114
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +19.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,700 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
OpenStack
South East

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 4 (100.00%) Korn
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (100.00%) Heroku
1 4 (100.00%) Engine Yard
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Heroku
1 4 (100.00%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) MCollective
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Korn
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Cobbler
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Foundry