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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 97 143 147
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +4
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 42 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.00% 0.083% 0.044%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.65% 0.55% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 33 0 1
Average salary £55,000 - £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.04%
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
332 365 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.79% 15.18% 22.78%
Number of salaries quoted 284 305 407
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 11 February 2016.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in Reading

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 52 (73.24%) Linux
2 41 (57.75%) Perl
3 39 (54.93%) Python
3 39 (54.93%) Amazon AWS
4 38 (53.52%) VMware
5 31 (43.66%) TCP/IP
6 29 (40.85%) Red Hat
7 27 (38.03%) DNS
8 25 (35.21%) nginx
8 25 (35.21%) Puppet
9 24 (33.80%) JBoss
9 24 (33.80%) Web Services
10 23 (32.39%) MySQL
11 22 (30.99%) Unix
11 22 (30.99%) SSL
11 22 (30.99%) Configuration Management
11 22 (30.99%) Opscode Chef
11 22 (30.99%) CentOS
12 20 (28.17%) Firewall
13 19 (26.76%) Nagios
14 18 (25.35%) Juniper
14 18 (25.35%) Cisco
14 18 (25.35%) Migration
15 17 (23.94%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (22.54%) ZABBIX
16 16 (22.54%) Data Centre
17 15 (21.13%) logstash
17 15 (21.13%) Microsoft Azure
17 15 (21.13%) LAMP
17 15 (21.13%) SMTP

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 25 (35.21%) nginx
2 24 (33.80%) JBoss
3 15 (21.13%) Apache
4 12 (16.90%) Tomcat
5 11 (15.49%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.41%) CloudStack
6 1 (1.41%) Drupal
6 1 (1.41%) Eucalyptus
Cloud Services
1 39 (54.93%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (21.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (9.86%) SaaS
4 3 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (43.66%) TCP/IP
2 27 (38.03%) DNS
3 22 (30.99%) SSL
4 20 (28.17%) Firewall
5 15 (21.13%) HTTP
5 15 (21.13%) SMTP
6 14 (19.72%) LDAP
7 12 (16.90%) BGP
7 12 (16.90%) Internet
7 12 (16.90%) OSPF
8 11 (15.49%) LAN
9 10 (14.08%) IPsec
9 10 (14.08%) MPLS
9 10 (14.08%) VPN
9 10 (14.08%) WAN
10 8 (11.27%) Network Security
10 8 (11.27%) VXLAN
11 6 (8.45%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (8.45%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (8.45%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (32.39%) MySQL
2 13 (18.31%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (16.90%) Hadoop
3 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
4 8 (11.27%) DB2
5 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.41%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (16.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 12 (16.90%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.23%) Subversion
3 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (11.27%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.04%) Retail
3 2 (2.82%) Electronics
4 1 (1.41%) Advertising
4 1 (1.41%) Finance
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (19.72%) Support Engineer
2 12 (16.90%) Architect
2 12 (16.90%) Systems Engineer
3 10 (14.08%) Applications Engineer
3 10 (14.08%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 9 (12.68%) Applications Support
4 9 (12.68%) Applications Support Engineer
4 9 (12.68%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 9 (12.68%) Senior Applications Support
4 9 (12.68%) Senior IT Support
4 9 (12.68%) Senior Support Engineer
5 8 (11.27%) Data Centre Architect
5 8 (11.27%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (8.45%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Data Centre Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Data Network Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (33.80%) Web Services
2 15 (21.13%) LAMP
3 13 (18.31%) LEMP Stack
4 11 (15.49%) MCollective
5 1 (1.41%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.41%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (1.41%) libvirt
5 1 (1.41%) OpenDaylight
5 1 (1.41%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.54%) Data Centre
2 12 (16.90%) Visualisation
3 11 (15.49%) Computer Science
4 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (11.27%) Hybrid Cloud
5 8 (11.27%) Private Cloud
5 8 (11.27%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.82%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.82%) Physics
7 1 (1.41%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 52 (73.24%) Linux
2 22 (30.99%) CentOS
2 22 (30.99%) Unix
3 12 (16.90%) Windows
4 9 (12.68%) Ubuntu
5 4 (5.63%) Windows Server
6 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.82%) Debian
7 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.41%) Fedora
8 1 (1.41%) FreeBSD
8 1 (1.41%) OpenBSD
8 1 (1.41%) Solaris
8 1 (1.41%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.99%) Configuration Management
2 18 (25.35%) Migration
3 14 (19.72%) DevOps
3 14 (19.72%) High Availability
4 13 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (16.90%) Customer Engagement
5 12 (16.90%) Data Protection
5 12 (16.90%) Data Visualisation
5 12 (16.90%) Incident Management
5 12 (16.90%) Scrum
6 11 (15.49%) Presales
7 8 (11.27%) CRM
7 8 (11.27%) ERP
7 8 (11.27%) eTOM
7 8 (11.27%) ITIL
8 6 (8.45%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.63%) Open Source
10 2 (2.82%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (2.82%) Linux Kernel Development
10 2 (2.82%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 41 (57.75%) Perl
2 39 (54.93%) Python
3 14 (19.72%) Bash Shell
3 14 (19.72%) Ruby
4 8 (11.27%) C
5 5 (7.04%) SQL
6 4 (5.63%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.23%) Java
7 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.41%) C++
9 1 (1.41%) PHP
9 1 (1.41%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 14 (19.72%) CCIE
1 14 (19.72%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (19.72%) Degree
2 8 (11.27%) JNCIP
3 6 (8.45%) CCNP
System Software
1 17 (23.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (16.90%) Docker
2 12 (16.90%) Hyper-V
2 12 (16.90%) qmail
3 11 (15.49%) Squid
4 8 (11.27%) iptables
5 6 (8.45%) XenServer
6 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
7 2 (2.82%) KVM
8 1 (1.41%) Ceph
8 1 (1.41%) GlusterFS
8 1 (1.41%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 25 (35.21%) Puppet
2 22 (30.99%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (26.76%) Nagios
4 16 (22.54%) ZABBIX
5 15 (21.13%) logstash
6 14 (19.72%) Graphite
7 12 (16.90%) Cacti
7 12 (16.90%) Ganglia
8 11 (15.49%) collectd
9 3 (4.23%) CFEngine
10 1 (1.41%) Ganeti
10 1 (1.41%) OpenView
10 1 (1.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 38 (53.52%) VMware
2 29 (40.85%) Red Hat
3 18 (25.35%) Cisco
3 18 (25.35%) Juniper
4 15 (21.13%) NetApp
5 14 (19.72%) Splunk
6 12 (16.90%) F5
7 10 (14.08%) Forcepoint
8 9 (12.68%) EMC
8 9 (12.68%) HP
9 8 (11.27%) Oracle
10 6 (8.45%) CheckPoint
10 6 (8.45%) Hitachi
10 6 (8.45%) Huawei
10 6 (8.45%) Wall Street Systems
11 2 (2.82%) Ericsson
11 2 (2.82%) Tripwire
12 1 (1.41%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 1 (1.41%) BMC
12 1 (1.41%) IBM
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