The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 81 102 93
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 14 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.18% 0.083% 0.100%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.69% 0.44% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 1
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +2.08%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +8.24%
OpenStack
Wales

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

Application Platforms Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
182 228 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 15.32% 18.86% 20.24%
Number of salaries quoted 163 209 167
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £26,300 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £52,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

OpenStack
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

OpenStack Salary Trend in South Wales

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenStack across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in South Wales

OpenStack
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +13 14 £47,500 -3.06% 1
OpenStack
Wales

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 18 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (88.89%) Windows
3 14 (77.78%) PowerShell
4 11 (61.11%) Linux
4 11 (61.11%) DevOps
5 9 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 9 (50.00%) AppDynamics
5 9 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (50.00%) New Relic
5 9 (50.00%) Ansible
5 9 (50.00%) ITIL
5 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (50.00%) TeamCity
5 9 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (50.00%) JIRA
5 9 (50.00%) Atlassian
6 8 (44.44%) Configuration Management
6 8 (44.44%) Rackspace
7 7 (38.89%) GitHub
7 7 (38.89%) yum
7 7 (38.89%) Nagios
7 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
7 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (38.89%) Kanban
7 7 (38.89%) Scrum
8 6 (33.33%) VMware
8 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (33.33%) SQL Server

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (38.89%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) JIRA
1 9 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 9 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.11%) NuGet
3 2 (11.11%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 9 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Project Manager
3 6 (33.33%) Senior Manager
3 6 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Linux
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (11.11%) CentOS
4 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
4 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) DevOps
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) ITIL
3 8 (44.44%) Configuration Management
4 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (38.89%) Kanban
4 7 (38.89%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.56%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 2 (11.11%) Python
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) Ansible
1 9 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (38.89%) Nagios
2 7 (38.89%) yum
3 2 (11.11%) Pingdom
3 2 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) AppDynamics
1 9 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 9 (50.00%) New Relic
2 8 (44.44%) Rackspace
3 6 (33.33%) VMware
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) PagerDuty
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