The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 92 - 136
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 49 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.19% - 0.089%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.69% - 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 42 0 2
Average salary £44,750 - £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 - £56,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 - £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
OpenStack
Berkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
419 461 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 18.70% 18.56% 17.48%
Number of salaries quoted 331 360 314
Average salary £44,750 £46,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.71% +6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Reading

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

OpenStack Salary Trend in Reading

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in Reading

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

OpenStack Salary Histogram in Reading

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 45 (72.58%) Degree
2 43 (69.35%) Linux
3 42 (67.74%) Python
4 39 (62.90%) Puppet
5 37 (59.68%) ZABBIX
5 37 (59.68%) Apache
6 36 (58.06%) MySQL
7 33 (53.23%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (51.61%) Splunk
9 28 (45.16%) Computer Science
10 27 (43.55%) Perl
11 26 (41.94%) SSL
11 26 (41.94%) CentOS
12 23 (37.10%) Configuration Management
12 23 (37.10%) VMware
13 22 (35.48%) Nagios
13 22 (35.48%) DNS
13 22 (35.48%) SMTP
13 22 (35.48%) HTTP
13 22 (35.48%) Amazon AWS
14 21 (33.87%) Open Source
14 21 (33.87%) LDAP
15 20 (32.26%) Tomcat
15 20 (32.26%) qmail
15 20 (32.26%) nginx
15 20 (32.26%) Squid
16 19 (30.65%) Windows
16 19 (30.65%) WebLogic
16 19 (30.65%) JBoss
17 17 (27.42%) Web Services

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 37 (59.68%) Apache
2 20 (32.26%) Tomcat
2 20 (32.26%) nginx
3 19 (30.65%) WebLogic
3 19 (30.65%) JBoss
4 10 (16.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (14.52%) MS Office
1 9 (14.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 22 (35.48%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (41.94%) SSL
2 22 (35.48%) DNS
2 22 (35.48%) SMTP
2 22 (35.48%) HTTP
3 21 (33.87%) LDAP
4 11 (17.74%) Internet
5 7 (11.29%) TCP/IP
6 6 (9.68%) VPN
6 6 (9.68%) MPLS
6 6 (9.68%) OSPF
6 6 (9.68%) BGP
6 6 (9.68%) IPsec
7 5 (8.06%) Software-Defined Networking
7 5 (8.06%) Broadband
7 5 (8.06%) LAN
7 5 (8.06%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (58.06%) MySQL
2 16 (25.81%) NoSQL
2 16 (25.81%) Couchbase
3 1 (1.61%) Big Data
3 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) JIRA
General
1 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (20.97%) Support Engineer
1 13 (20.97%) Applications Support
2 11 (17.74%) Senior Support Engineer
2 11 (17.74%) Applications Support Engineer
2 11 (17.74%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (16.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 10 (16.13%) Project Manager
4 8 (12.90%) Programme Manager
4 8 (12.90%) Senior Manager
5 7 (11.29%) Senior Project Manager
5 7 (11.29%) Technical Project Manager
5 7 (11.29%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Technical Manager
5 7 (11.29%) Senior Programme Manager
5 7 (11.29%) Senior Technical Project Manager
5 7 (11.29%) Senior Technical Manager
6 6 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (9.68%) Architect
7 5 (8.06%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (27.42%) Web Services
2 16 (25.81%) ActiveMQ
2 16 (25.81%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 28 (45.16%) Computer Science
2 15 (24.19%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 43 (69.35%) Linux
2 26 (41.94%) CentOS
3 19 (30.65%) Windows
4 5 (8.06%) UNIX
5 4 (6.45%) SUSE
5 4 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (53.23%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (37.10%) Configuration Management
3 21 (33.87%) Open Source
4 17 (27.42%) Incident Management
5 16 (25.81%) DevOps
5 16 (25.81%) User Stories
6 12 (19.35%) Scrum
7 11 (17.74%) ITIL
7 11 (17.74%) PRINCE2
7 11 (17.74%) Project Management
7 11 (17.74%) Supplier Management
8 10 (16.13%) Time Management
8 10 (16.13%) Service Management
8 10 (16.13%) Service Delivery
9 5 (8.06%) Network Management
9 5 (8.06%) Migration
10 1 (1.61%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.61%) Kanban
10 1 (1.61%) Workflow
10 1 (1.61%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 42 (67.74%) Python
2 27 (43.55%) Perl
3 11 (17.74%) SQL
4 8 (12.90%) Bash Shell
5 7 (11.29%) Java
6 6 (9.68%) C++
7 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 45 (72.58%) Degree
2 11 (17.74%) PMP
2 11 (17.74%) PMI Certification
3 5 (8.06%) JNCIP
3 5 (8.06%) CCIE
3 5 (8.06%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (32.26%) Squid
1 20 (32.26%) qmail
2 5 (8.06%) iptables
3 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 39 (62.90%) Puppet
2 37 (59.68%) ZABBIX
3 22 (35.48%) Nagios
4 17 (27.42%) logstash
4 17 (27.42%) Graphite
5 16 (25.81%) Cacti
5 16 (25.81%) Ganglia
5 16 (25.81%) collectd
6 5 (8.06%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 32 (51.61%) Splunk
2 23 (37.10%) VMware
3 16 (25.81%) Atlassian
4 10 (16.13%) Red Hat
5 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
6 6 (9.68%) Juniper
6 6 (9.68%) Cisco
7 5 (8.06%) Websense
8 1 (1.61%) Symantec
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 - £47000 per annum + ben
Posted: 4 days ago