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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank 130 136 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.16% 0.13% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.94% 0.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £53,500 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £49,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.54% +17.05%
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
424 390 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 17.14% 16.79% 20.25%
Number of salaries quoted 306 310 342
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 1 October 2014.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in Reading

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) webMethods
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) SUSE
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (50.00%) Worklight
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) KVM
3 1 (25.00%) Ceph
3 1 (25.00%) Ganeti

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Principal Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Principal Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
1 2 (50.00%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) SUSE
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) Debian
3 1 (25.00%) OpenBSD
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) KVM
2 1 (25.00%) Ceph
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Ganeti
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) webMethods
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + min 15% bonus+pension+bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £62000.00 per annum + 15% bonus+excellent pension+bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive plus excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago