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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 90 98 92
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.28% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.54% 1.14% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Median salary £50,000 £31,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +11.11%
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
195 176 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 18.43% 13.55% 18.85%
Number of salaries quoted 187 149 178
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing OpenStack as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +11 1 £37,500 +20.00%
Newport - 1 £50,000 -
OpenStack
Wales

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 South Wales region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 18 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (72.22%) DevOps
2 13 (72.22%) Windows
3 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (50.00%) Linux
4 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
6 6 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (33.33%) Ansible
6 6 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (33.33%) ITIL
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
7 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (27.78%) VMware
7 5 (27.78%) AppDynamics
7 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
8 4 (22.22%) New Relic
8 4 (22.22%) Rackspace
8 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
8 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (22.22%) TeamCity
8 4 (22.22%) JIRA
8 4 (22.22%) Atlassian
8 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (22.22%) Python
8 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 3 (16.67%) Broadband
9 3 (16.67%) Nagios
9 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
9 3 (16.67%) Digital TV

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) Confluence
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (16.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Broadband
2 1 (5.56%) FTP
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
2 1 (5.56%) SMTP
2 1 (5.56%) SSL
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 3 (16.67%) MySQL
2 3 (16.67%) Neo4j
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 4 (22.22%) JIRA
1 4 (22.22%) TeamCity
2 3 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) Maven
3 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) Dropwizard
2 1 (5.56%) J2EE
2 1 (5.56%) Java EE
2 1 (5.56%) JMX
2 1 (5.56%) JPA
2 1 (5.56%) JSF
2 1 (5.56%) RESTful
2 1 (5.56%) Spring
2 1 (5.56%) Spring Boot
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Digital Media
2 3 (16.67%) Digital TV
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
4 3 (16.67%) CentOS
4 3 (16.67%) Ubuntu
5 2 (11.11%) Unix
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) DevOps
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (16.67%) BDD
5 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 3 (16.67%) Kanban
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) TDD
5 3 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (5.56%) Dependency Management
6 1 (5.56%) Feasibility Study
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 4 (22.22%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 3 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Ansible
1 6 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (16.67%) Nagios
2 3 (16.67%) Puppet
2 3 (16.67%) yum
3 1 (5.56%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) AppDynamics
1 5 (27.78%) VMware
2 4 (22.22%) Atlassian
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) New Relic
2 4 (22.22%) Rackspace
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) PagerDuty
4 1 (5.56%) Perforce