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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 204 254 249
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -5
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 30 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.54% 0.047% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.27% 0.24% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 27 2 6
Median salary £42,500 £60,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.04% +51.87%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
917 1226 1437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.57% 19.19% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 771 955 1204
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing OpenStack as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +31 29 £42,500 -30.04% 3
Lancashire - 1 £38,500 -
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 69 (97.18%) Puppet
2 63 (88.73%) DevOps
3 44 (61.97%) Continuous Integration
3 44 (61.97%) Linux
4 41 (57.75%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (54.93%) Ruby
6 35 (49.30%) Opscode Chef
7 32 (45.07%) Git (software)
7 32 (45.07%) Python
8 31 (43.66%) MongoDB
9 30 (42.25%) RUP
9 30 (42.25%) DSDM
9 30 (42.25%) Shell Script
9 30 (42.25%) Scrum
10 29 (40.85%) Configuration Management
10 29 (40.85%) Degree
11 27 (38.03%) Unix
12 25 (35.21%) Windows
12 25 (35.21%) SQL
12 25 (35.21%) Cloud Computing
12 25 (35.21%) RESTful
12 25 (35.21%) Bash Shell
13 24 (33.80%) Node.js
13 24 (33.80%) Cobbler
13 24 (33.80%) JavaScript
13 24 (33.80%) Microsoft
13 24 (33.80%) JBoss
13 24 (33.80%) Xen
14 23 (32.39%) WebSphere
14 23 (32.39%) Firewall

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 24 (33.80%) JBoss
2 23 (32.39%) CloudStack
2 23 (32.39%) WebLogic
2 23 (32.39%) WebSphere
3 5 (7.04%) Apache
4 4 (5.63%) nginx
5 2 (2.82%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (35.21%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (18.31%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (16.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (9.86%) SaaS
5 1 (1.41%) Engine Yard
5 1 (1.41%) GitHub
5 1 (1.41%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 23 (32.39%) Firewall
2 3 (4.23%) Internet
3 1 (1.41%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (43.66%) MongoDB
2 7 (9.86%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (9.86%) Neo4j
2 7 (9.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (45.07%) Git (software)
2 20 (28.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 15 (21.13%) Jenkins
4 13 (18.31%) JIRA
5 8 (11.27%) Vagrant
6 7 (9.86%) Maven
General
1 13 (18.31%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (52.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (28.17%) Cloud Engineer
3 12 (16.90%) Developer
4 7 (9.86%) AWS Developer
4 7 (9.86%) Integration Developer
4 7 (9.86%) Java Developer
4 7 (9.86%) JavaScript Engineer
4 7 (9.86%) Senior Developer
4 7 (9.86%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (7.04%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (7.04%) Security Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Senior DevOps
6 4 (5.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) AWS DevOps
7 3 (4.23%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (35.21%) RESTful
2 24 (33.80%) Node.js
3 23 (32.39%) .NET
4 7 (9.86%) ActiveMQ
4 7 (9.86%) Apache Camel
4 7 (9.86%) ELK Stack
4 7 (9.86%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (9.86%) Sensu
4 7 (9.86%) Spring
4 7 (9.86%) Spring MVC
4 7 (9.86%) XML
5 2 (2.82%) Web Services
6 1 (1.41%) LAMP
6 1 (1.41%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) User Experience
2 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (4.23%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.41%) Clustering
4 1 (1.41%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.41%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 44 (61.97%) Linux
2 27 (38.03%) Unix
3 25 (35.21%) Windows
4 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.41%) CentOS
5 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (88.73%) DevOps
2 44 (61.97%) Continuous Integration
3 41 (57.75%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (42.25%) DSDM
4 30 (42.25%) RUP
4 30 (42.25%) Scrum
5 29 (40.85%) Configuration Management
6 23 (32.39%) ITIL
6 23 (32.39%) OWASP
7 19 (26.76%) OO
7 19 (26.76%) OOD
8 12 (16.90%) Rapid Prototyping
8 12 (16.90%) Software Engineering
9 10 (14.08%) Open Source
10 8 (11.27%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (9.86%) Identity Access Management
11 7 (9.86%) MVC
11 7 (9.86%) Open Source Development
11 7 (9.86%) Service Management
12 6 (8.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 39 (54.93%) Ruby
2 32 (45.07%) Python
3 30 (42.25%) Shell Script
4 25 (35.21%) Bash Shell
4 25 (35.21%) SQL
5 24 (33.80%) JavaScript
6 12 (16.90%) Java
7 8 (11.27%) Perl
8 7 (9.86%) C++
8 7 (9.86%) Clojure
8 7 (9.86%) Groovy
8 7 (9.86%) Scala
9 6 (8.45%) C
10 4 (5.63%) PHP
11 1 (1.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 29 (40.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 24 (33.80%) Xen
2 23 (32.39%) vSphere
2 23 (32.39%) XenServer
3 6 (8.45%) Ceph
4 3 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 69 (97.18%) Puppet
2 35 (49.30%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (33.80%) Cobbler
4 23 (32.39%) Tivoli
5 8 (11.27%) SELinux
6 7 (9.86%) Grafana
6 7 (9.86%) Graphite
6 7 (9.86%) Packer
6 7 (9.86%) Terraform
6 7 (9.86%) Uchiwa
7 5 (7.04%) Ansible
8 4 (5.63%) HAProxy
9 3 (4.23%) CFEngine
10 1 (1.41%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (1.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (33.80%) Microsoft
2 23 (32.39%) EnterpriseDB
2 23 (32.39%) Oracle
3 11 (15.49%) Atlassian
4 7 (9.86%) Google
4 7 (9.86%) MuleSoft
4 7 (9.86%) WSO2
5 4 (5.63%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.23%) SaltStack
6 3 (4.23%) VMware
7 1 (1.41%) BMC
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