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 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 125 138 134
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 18 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.80% 0.086% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.74% 0.54% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 4
Average salary £43,625 - £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+13.88% -21.73%
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
380 367 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 16.84% 15.80% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 300 287 358
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
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 1 June 2015.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in Reading

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 16 (72.73%) Degree
2 14 (63.64%) Computer Science
3 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (50.00%) MySQL
4 11 (50.00%) Linux
4 11 (50.00%) Python
4 11 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 10 (45.45%) ZABBIX
5 10 (45.45%) Open Source
5 10 (45.45%) Apache
6 9 (40.91%) Nagios
6 9 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (40.91%) Puppet
7 8 (36.36%) Network Management
7 8 (36.36%) qmail
7 8 (36.36%) nginx
7 8 (36.36%) Software-Defined Networking
7 8 (36.36%) Tomcat
7 8 (36.36%) Broadband
7 8 (36.36%) SMTP
7 8 (36.36%) HTTP
7 8 (36.36%) DNS
7 8 (36.36%) SSL
7 8 (36.36%) LDAP
7 8 (36.36%) JBoss
7 8 (36.36%) WebLogic
7 8 (36.36%) Perl
7 8 (36.36%) VMware
7 8 (36.36%) Marketing
7 8 (36.36%) Squid

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 10 (45.45%) Apache
2 8 (36.36%) nginx
2 8 (36.36%) Tomcat
2 8 (36.36%) JBoss
2 8 (36.36%) WebLogic
3 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Solr
4 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Software-Defined Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Broadband
1 8 (36.36%) SMTP
1 8 (36.36%) HTTP
1 8 (36.36%) DNS
1 8 (36.36%) SSL
1 8 (36.36%) LDAP
2 6 (27.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
3 2 (9.09%) Couchbase
4 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) Hudson
General
1 8 (36.36%) Marketing
1 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Principal Solutions Architect
1 8 (36.36%) Principal Architect
1 8 (36.36%) Architect
1 8 (36.36%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Applications Support
3 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Technical Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Programme Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Technical Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Web Services
1 5 (22.73%) MCollective
2 2 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (4.55%) ZeroMQ
3 1 (4.55%) Sensu
3 1 (4.55%) jQuery
3 1 (4.55%) RESTful
3 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 11 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) CentOS
3 3 (13.64%) SUSE
3 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Open Source
3 8 (36.36%) Network Management
4 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
5 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
6 3 (13.64%) Service Management
6 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 3 (13.64%) Supplier Management
6 3 (13.64%) ITIL
6 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
6 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) DevOps
6 3 (13.64%) Time Management
7 2 (9.09%) User Stories
8 1 (4.55%) Validation
8 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Python
2 8 (36.36%) Perl
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby
4 1 (4.55%) C++
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) PMP
2 3 (13.64%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) qmail
1 8 (36.36%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) ZABBIX
2 9 (40.91%) Nagios
2 9 (40.91%) Puppet
3 6 (27.27%) Graphite
3 6 (27.27%) collectd
3 6 (27.27%) logstash
3 6 (27.27%) Cacti
4 5 (22.73%) Ganglia
5 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (4.55%) HAProxy
5 1 (4.55%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) VMware
2 7 (31.82%) Splunk
3 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.09%) Atlassian
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.55%) Symantec
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