The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank 85 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.099% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.48% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £48,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.00% +42.85%
Application Platforms Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
208 209 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 20.49% 20.33% 25.08%
Number of salaries quoted 167 199 210
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +7.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
OpenStack
Wales

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
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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 1 £48,000 -
OpenStack
Wales

OpenStack
Top 13 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware