The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank 56 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 13 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.99% 1.65% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.09% 7.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 0
Average salary £49,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.29% -
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £49,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-1.01% +90.38%
OpenStack
Northamptonshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
143 90 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 21.93% 21.18% 18.41%
Number of salaries quoted 137 82 91
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

OpenStack Salary Trend in Northampton

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (93.33%) Java
2 28 (93.33%) MySQL
2 28 (93.33%) Oracle
2 28 (93.33%) Windows
2 28 (93.33%) Apache
2 28 (93.33%) LAN
2 28 (93.33%) WAN
2 28 (93.33%) Cisco
2 28 (93.33%) Google
2 28 (93.33%) Google Apps
3 26 (86.67%) Tomcat
4 24 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (76.67%) SAN
5 23 (76.67%) Open Source
6 18 (60.00%) Red Hat
6 18 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (30.00%) hybris
8 8 (26.67%) Project Management
8 8 (26.67%) Agile Project Management
9 6 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (13.33%) SaaS
10 4 (13.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 4 (13.33%) IaaS
11 2 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (6.67%) Python
11 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
11 2 (6.67%) Retail
11 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
11 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 28 (93.33%) Apache
2 26 (86.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 28 (93.33%) Google Apps
2 4 (13.33%) IaaS
2 4 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (93.33%) LAN
1 28 (93.33%) WAN
2 23 (76.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (93.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Designer
2 21 (70.00%) Infrastructure Designer
3 4 (13.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 4 (13.33%) Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (13.33%) Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Designer
5 2 (6.67%) Web Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Designer
5 2 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 23 (76.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (93.33%) Windows
3 18 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) Project Management
2 8 (26.67%) Agile Project Management
3 6 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 28 (93.33%) Java
2 2 (6.67%) Python
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
1 2 (6.67%) Vagrant
1 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 28 (93.33%) Oracle
1 28 (93.33%) Cisco
1 28 (93.33%) Google
2 18 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (30.00%) hybris
4 1 (3.33%) SAP