The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 123 109 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 11 39 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.61% 1.72% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.21% 10.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 37 0
Median salary £56,250 £44,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.69% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
343 381 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 19.04% 16.80% 18.86%
Number of salaries quoted 296 295 347
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing OpenStack as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 July 2016.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in Reading

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing OpenStack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 63 (90.00%) Linux
2 54 (77.14%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (67.14%) Python
4 41 (58.57%) nginx
5 38 (54.29%) Perl
5 38 (54.29%) VMware
6 33 (47.14%) Microsoft Azure
7 32 (45.71%) Web Services
8 29 (41.43%) Opscode Chef
9 28 (40.00%) JBoss
10 27 (38.57%) DNS
10 27 (38.57%) DevOps
11 26 (37.14%) Docker
11 26 (37.14%) Hadoop
11 26 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (37.14%) Ruby
12 25 (35.71%) Firewall
12 25 (35.71%) Apache
12 25 (35.71%) Puppet
12 25 (35.71%) High Availability
13 24 (34.29%) Jenkins
14 20 (28.57%) Splunk
14 20 (28.57%) TCP/IP
14 20 (28.57%) Red Hat
14 20 (28.57%) Configuration Management
15 19 (27.14%) HTTP
16 18 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
17 17 (24.29%) PostgreSQL
17 17 (24.29%) Nagios
17 17 (24.29%) MySQL

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 41 (58.57%) nginx
2 28 (40.00%) JBoss
3 25 (35.71%) Apache
4 12 (17.14%) Tomcat
5 11 (15.71%) WebLogic
6 8 (11.43%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (8.57%) CloudStack
8 5 (7.14%) Drupal
8 5 (7.14%) Eucalyptus
Cloud Services
1 54 (77.14%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (47.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (21.43%) PaaS
4 10 (14.29%) IaaS
5 5 (7.14%) SaaS
6 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (38.57%) DNS
2 25 (35.71%) Firewall
3 20 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 19 (27.14%) HTTP
5 11 (15.71%) LDAP
5 11 (15.71%) SMTP
5 11 (15.71%) SSL
6 10 (14.29%) IPv4
7 5 (7.14%) Internet
8 4 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (5.71%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (5.71%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.86%) InfiniBand
9 2 (2.86%) Network Security
10 1 (1.43%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (37.14%) Hadoop
2 17 (24.29%) MySQL
2 17 (24.29%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (14.29%) Big Data
4 8 (11.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (11.43%) MongoDB
4 8 (11.43%) Redis
4 8 (11.43%) Riak
5 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.43%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.43%) DB2
Development Applications
1 24 (34.29%) Jenkins
2 17 (24.29%) Git (software)
3 16 (22.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (18.57%) Subversion
5 8 (11.43%) Bugzilla
5 8 (11.43%) JIRA
5 8 (11.43%) Selenium
5 8 (11.43%) Trac
6 1 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 10 (14.29%) Retail
2 6 (8.57%) Finance
3 4 (5.71%) German Language
4 1 (1.43%) Legal
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
4 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 13 (18.57%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (14.29%) Architect
3 10 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (12.86%) Developer
4 9 (12.86%) Linux Support
4 9 (12.86%) Linux Support Engineer
5 8 (11.43%) Administrator
6 7 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 7 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (8.57%) Systems Support Engineer
8 5 (7.14%) Hadoop Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Technical Architect
8 5 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
8 5 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
8 5 (7.14%) Windows Support Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Network Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (45.71%) Web Services
2 16 (22.86%) LAMP
2 16 (22.86%) LEMP Stack
3 11 (15.71%) MCollective
4 8 (11.43%) AngularJS
4 8 (11.43%) HTML
4 8 (11.43%) JSON
4 8 (11.43%) Kafka
4 8 (11.43%) REST
4 8 (11.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (11.43%) WebSockets
4 8 (11.43%) XML
5 5 (7.14%) Sensu
6 4 (5.71%) libvirt
7 2 (2.86%) Middleware
8 1 (1.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.86%) Visualisation
2 11 (15.71%) Computer Science
2 11 (15.71%) Data Centre
3 8 (11.43%) PKI
4 5 (7.14%) iPad
5 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 63 (90.00%) Linux
2 15 (21.43%) Windows
3 9 (12.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (11.43%) CentOS
4 8 (11.43%) Ubuntu
5 7 (10.00%) Unix
6 4 (5.71%) FreeBSD
6 4 (5.71%) OpenBSD
6 4 (5.71%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.43%) Debian
7 1 (1.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.57%) DevOps
2 26 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (35.71%) High Availability
4 20 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 16 (22.86%) Customer Engagement
5 16 (22.86%) Data Protection
5 16 (22.86%) Data Visualisation
5 16 (22.86%) Open Source
5 16 (22.86%) Scrum
6 11 (15.71%) Incident Management
7 10 (14.29%) SOA
7 10 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 8 (11.43%) Automated Testing
8 8 (11.43%) Defensive Programming
8 8 (11.43%) Logistics
8 8 (11.43%) Memory Management
8 8 (11.43%) User Stories
9 7 (10.00%) Presales
10 6 (8.57%) Project Management
11 5 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 47 (67.14%) Python
2 38 (54.29%) Perl
3 26 (37.14%) Ruby
4 15 (21.43%) Bash Shell
5 12 (17.14%) Java
5 12 (17.14%) SQL
6 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 6 (8.57%) PHP
8 4 (5.71%) C
9 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (15.71%) Degree
2 10 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 10 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.71%) CCIE
3 4 (5.71%) CCNP
3 4 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 26 (37.14%) Docker
2 18 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (21.43%) KVM
4 13 (18.57%) Hyper-V
5 12 (17.14%) qmail
5 12 (17.14%) Squid
6 10 (14.29%) VirtualBox
7 8 (11.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 8 (11.43%) HDFS
8 6 (8.57%) vSphere
9 5 (7.14%) Active Directory
9 5 (7.14%) GlusterFS
9 5 (7.14%) Varnish
9 5 (7.14%) XenServer
10 4 (5.71%) Ceph
10 4 (5.71%) QEMU
11 1 (1.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (41.43%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (35.71%) Puppet
3 17 (24.29%) Nagios
4 16 (22.86%) Cacti
4 16 (22.86%) Ganglia
5 12 (17.14%) logstash
5 12 (17.14%) ZABBIX
6 11 (15.71%) collectd
6 11 (15.71%) Graphite
7 8 (11.43%) Ambari
7 8 (11.43%) CFEngine
7 8 (11.43%) Hadoop YARN
7 8 (11.43%) Kibana
8 5 (7.14%) OpenView
8 5 (7.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 4 (5.71%) Backup Exec
9 4 (5.71%) Ganeti
Vendors
1 38 (54.29%) VMware
2 20 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 20 (28.57%) Splunk
3 16 (22.86%) F5
4 5 (7.14%) BMC
4 5 (7.14%) NetApp
4 5 (7.14%) Oracle
5 4 (5.71%) Cisco
5 4 (5.71%) CommVault
5 4 (5.71%) Hitachi
5 4 (5.71%) Wall Street Systems
6 3 (4.29%) HP
7 2 (2.86%) Dell
7 2 (2.86%) IBM
7 2 (2.86%) Intel
7 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.86%) SGI
8 1 (1.43%) Citrix
8 1 (1.43%) EMC
8 1 (1.43%) Rackspace