The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 79 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.13% - 0.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.68% - 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £42,500 - £73,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
OpenStack
Oxfordshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
146 169 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 19.11% 23.57% 25.77%
Number of salaries quoted 109 151 227
Average salary £42,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.60% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £26,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,246
% change year-on-year
- +1.92%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

OpenStack Salary Trend in Oxford

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) LDAP
2 3 (75.00%) SUSE
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) ZABBIX
2 3 (75.00%) qmail
2 3 (75.00%) nginx
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (75.00%) SMTP
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Nagios
2 3 (75.00%) Squid
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Puppet
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Ansible
4 1 (25.00%) Information Management

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (75.00%) JBoss
1 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (75.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LDAP
1 3 (75.00%) SMTP
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) SUSE
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Debian
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Squid
1 3 (75.00%) qmail
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Nagios
1 3 (75.00%) ZABBIX
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) VMware