The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 247 259 236
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -23
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 9 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.082% 0.029%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.66% 0.38% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £33,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
OpenStack
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1371 1570 1309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.21% 21.35% 19.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1101 1271 1133
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

OpenStack
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the North West region.

OpenStack Salary Trend in the North West

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenStack across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in the North West

OpenStack
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +9 7 £40,000 +18.51% 1
Cheshire -5 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 £67,500 -
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) Debian
3 5 (55.56%) Ubuntu
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (44.44%) Internet
4 4 (44.44%) ARCserve
4 4 (44.44%) Citrix
4 4 (44.44%) SAN
4 4 (44.44%) VPN
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
4 4 (44.44%) LAN
4 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) Network Design
4 4 (44.44%) Clustering
4 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (44.44%) ZABBIX
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (44.44%) Ruby
4 4 (44.44%) WatchGuard
4 4 (44.44%) Puppet

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (44.44%) MS Exchange
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (22.22%) nginx
3 2 (22.22%) Jetty
4 1 (11.11%) WordPress
4 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 1 (11.11%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
2 1 (11.11%) PaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Route 53
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
2 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 4 (44.44%) Internet
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) HTTP
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Big Data
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) Couchbase
3 1 (11.11%) MariaDB
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (44.44%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Product Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Product Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Servlets
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) LAMP
1 1 (11.11%) Memcached
1 1 (11.11%) Kafka
1 1 (11.11%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Clustering
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 3 (33.33%) Private Cloud
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Debian
2 5 (55.56%) Ubuntu
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) CentOS
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (44.44%) Network Design
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Auto-Scaling
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Product Management
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) JVM Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) Ruby
2 3 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (44.44%) pfSense
3 2 (22.22%) KVM
3 2 (22.22%) Ceph
4 1 (11.11%) GlusterFS
4 1 (11.11%) Docker
4 1 (11.11%) Xen
4 1 (11.11%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) ARCserve
1 4 (44.44%) SCVMM
1 4 (44.44%) ZABBIX
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) HAProxy
2 1 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (11.11%) cPanel
2 1 (11.11%) Plesk
2 1 (11.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 4 (44.44%) WatchGuard
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (11.11%) EMC
5 1 (11.11%) RightScale
5 1 (11.11%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
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