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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 230 256 256
Rank change year-on-year
+26 0
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 25 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.39% 0.10% 0.068%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.21% 0.56% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 2
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
UK excluding London median salary £50,750 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.50% +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
1130 1259 1496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.75% 18.86% 20.47%
Number of salaries quoted 951 1008 1219
Median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +12 23 £42,500 +6.25% 8
Cheshire - 1 £39,500 - 2
Lancashire - 1 - -
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 50 (92.59%) Puppet
2 46 (85.19%) DevOps
3 38 (70.37%) Ruby
3 38 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (66.67%) Scrum
4 36 (66.67%) RUP
4 36 (66.67%) DSDM
5 35 (64.81%) Linux
6 31 (57.41%) Python
6 31 (57.41%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (55.56%) Unix
7 30 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
8 29 (53.70%) Shell Script
8 29 (53.70%) Bash Shell
9 28 (51.85%) Windows
9 28 (51.85%) JBoss
10 27 (50.00%) Oracle
10 27 (50.00%) WebLogic
10 27 (50.00%) SQL
10 27 (50.00%) Configuration Management
10 27 (50.00%) Microsoft
10 27 (50.00%) vSphere
10 27 (50.00%) WebSphere
10 27 (50.00%) Xen
11 26 (48.15%) EnterpriseDB
11 26 (48.15%) OWASP
11 26 (48.15%) XenServer
11 26 (48.15%) CloudStack
11 26 (48.15%) Firewall
11 26 (48.15%) Tivoli

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 28 (51.85%) JBoss
2 27 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 27 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 26 (48.15%) CloudStack
4 3 (5.56%) Apache
5 2 (3.70%) nginx
6 1 (1.85%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.85%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.85%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.85%) Jetty
6 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (24.07%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (20.37%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (48.15%) Firewall
2 1 (1.85%) DHCP
2 1 (1.85%) DNS
2 1 (1.85%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.04%) MongoDB
2 10 (18.52%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (18.52%) NoSQL
3 9 (16.67%) Neo4j
4 2 (3.70%) MySQL
5 1 (1.85%) Big Data
5 1 (1.85%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.85%) Redis
5 1 (1.85%) Riak
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 10 (18.52%) Jenkins
3 9 (16.67%) Maven
3 9 (16.67%) Vagrant
4 5 (9.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (7.41%) JIRA
General
1 2 (3.70%) Retail
2 1 (1.85%) Banking
2 1 (1.85%) Electronics
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.85%) Marketing
2 1 (1.85%) Music Industry
2 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (55.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (22.22%) Developer
3 10 (18.52%) Java Developer
3 10 (18.52%) Senior Developer
4 9 (16.67%) AWS Developer
4 9 (16.67%) Integration Developer
4 9 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (14.81%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (12.96%) JavaScript Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (3.70%) MongoDB Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Node.js Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Security Engineer
9 1 (1.85%) Full Stack Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Lead DevOps
9 1 (1.85%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 1 (1.85%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 1 (1.85%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (48.15%) .NET
2 12 (22.22%) RESTful
3 10 (18.52%) ELK Stack
3 10 (18.52%) Node.js
4 9 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
4 9 (16.67%) Apache Camel
4 9 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (16.67%) Sensu
4 9 (16.67%) Spring
4 9 (16.67%) Spring MVC
4 9 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.85%) LAMP
5 1 (1.85%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (1.85%) Lucene
5 1 (1.85%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (64.81%) Linux
2 30 (55.56%) Unix
3 28 (51.85%) Windows
4 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.70%) Android
6 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.85%) CentOS
6 1 (1.85%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (85.19%) DevOps
2 38 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (66.67%) DSDM
3 36 (66.67%) RUP
3 36 (66.67%) Scrum
4 31 (57.41%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 26 (48.15%) ITIL
6 26 (48.15%) OWASP
7 10 (18.52%) Open Source
7 10 (18.52%) Software Engineering
8 9 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
8 9 (16.67%) MVC
8 9 (16.67%) Open Source Development
8 9 (16.67%) Service Management
9 8 (14.81%) OO
10 7 (12.96%) OOD
11 2 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (3.70%) Rapid Prototyping
12 1 (1.85%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 38 (70.37%) Ruby
2 31 (57.41%) Python
3 29 (53.70%) Bash Shell
3 29 (53.70%) Shell Script
4 27 (50.00%) SQL
5 13 (24.07%) Java
6 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
7 9 (16.67%) Clojure
7 9 (16.67%) Groovy
7 9 (16.67%) Scala
8 5 (9.26%) Perl
9 4 (7.41%) C++
10 2 (3.70%) C
10 2 (3.70%) C#
10 2 (3.70%) Go
11 1 (1.85%) PHP
11 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) LPIC
3 1 (1.85%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 27 (50.00%) vSphere
1 27 (50.00%) Xen
2 26 (48.15%) XenServer
3 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.56%) Ceph
5 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.85%) Docker
5 1 (1.85%) Varnish
5 1 (1.85%) vCloud
5 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 50 (92.59%) Puppet
2 30 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (48.15%) Cobbler
3 26 (48.15%) Tivoli
4 9 (16.67%) Grafana
4 9 (16.67%) Graphite
4 9 (16.67%) Packer
4 9 (16.67%) Terraform
4 9 (16.67%) Uchiwa
5 2 (3.70%) Ansible
5 2 (3.70%) Salt
5 2 (3.70%) SELinux
6 1 (1.85%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.85%) Kibana
6 1 (1.85%) logstash
6 1 (1.85%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 27 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 27 (50.00%) Oracle
2 26 (48.15%) EnterpriseDB
3 10 (18.52%) Atlassian
4 9 (16.67%) Google
4 9 (16.67%) MuleSoft
4 9 (16.67%) WSO2
5 5 (9.26%) Red Hat
6 4 (7.41%) VMware
7 1 (1.85%) SAP
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