The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 202 213 229
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +16
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 33 42 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.62% 0.71% 0.083%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.69% 3.33% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 5
Median salary £62,500 £70,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +70.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £44,900
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
OpenStack
England

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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1226 1263 1222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 22.85% 21.42% 20.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1027 1073 1038
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing OpenStack as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

OpenStack
Salary Trend in the South West

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

OpenStack Salary Trend in the South West

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenStack across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in the South West

OpenStack
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Bristol +1 25 £62,500 -16.66% 1
Gloucestershire +4 4 £47,500 -5.00%
Somerset -8 3 £60,000 -11.11%
Wiltshire +15 1 £37,500 -25.00%
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

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 South West region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 50 (60.98%) Linux
2 48 (58.54%) Python
3 44 (53.66%) Telecoms
3 44 (53.66%) Digital Media
4 36 (43.90%) Unix
4 36 (43.90%) Software Engineering
5 33 (40.24%) Amazon AWS
6 25 (30.49%) Puppet
6 25 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (28.05%) Git (software)
7 23 (28.05%) Opscode Chef
8 22 (26.83%) Scrum
9 21 (25.61%) Degree
9 21 (25.61%) Mathematics
9 21 (25.61%) Physics
9 21 (25.61%) C++
9 21 (25.61%) Java
10 20 (24.39%) JBoss
10 20 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (24.39%) Ansible
10 20 (24.39%) DevOps
10 20 (24.39%) Open Source
10 20 (24.39%) Bash Shell
11 19 (23.17%) Jenkins
12 18 (21.95%) Xen
12 18 (21.95%) Microsoft
13 17 (20.73%) DSDM
13 17 (20.73%) RUP
13 17 (20.73%) Windows
13 17 (20.73%) .NET

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 20 (24.39%) JBoss
2 17 (20.73%) WebLogic
2 17 (20.73%) WebSphere
3 16 (19.51%) WebSphere Application Server
4 12 (14.63%) CloudStack
5 7 (8.54%) Tomcat
6 5 (6.10%) Apache Solr
6 5 (6.10%) Apache Spark
6 5 (6.10%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (6.10%) Jetty
7 3 (3.66%) Apache
7 3 (3.66%) IIS
7 3 (3.66%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.22%) Confluence
8 1 (1.22%) Mule
8 1 (1.22%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 33 (40.24%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (13.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (7.32%) Google App Engine
3 6 (7.32%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (4.88%) IaaS
5 2 (2.44%) PaaS
5 2 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.63%) Firewall
2 6 (7.32%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.66%) LAN
3 3 (3.66%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (2.44%) HTTP
5 1 (1.22%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.41%) Big Data
2 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.10%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (6.10%) Couchbase
3 5 (6.10%) Hadoop
3 5 (6.10%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.10%) MySQL
3 5 (6.10%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (6.10%) Redis
3 5 (6.10%) Riak
Development Applications
1 23 (28.05%) Git (software)
2 19 (23.17%) Jenkins
3 14 (17.07%) TeamCity
4 12 (14.63%) Subversion
5 8 (9.76%) Ant
6 7 (8.54%) Artifactory
6 7 (8.54%) Maven
7 6 (7.32%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (3.66%) JIRA
8 3 (3.66%) JUnit
9 2 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.44%) Gerrit
10 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.22%) Mockito
10 1 (1.22%) Selenium
General
1 44 (53.66%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.66%) Banking
2 3 (3.66%) Games
2 3 (3.66%) Retail
3 1 (1.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (23.17%) Linux Engineer
2 18 (21.95%) Developer
2 18 (21.95%) Software Engineer
3 17 (20.73%) Development Manager
3 17 (20.73%) Software Development Manager
3 17 (20.73%) Software Manager
4 14 (17.07%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (14.63%) C++ Software Engineer
6 10 (12.20%) Development Team Leader
6 10 (12.20%) Development Team Manager
6 10 (12.20%) Software Development Team Leader
6 10 (12.20%) Software Team Leader
6 10 (12.20%) Team Leader
7 9 (10.98%) Python Developer
8 7 (8.54%) Architect
8 7 (8.54%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 7 (8.54%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 6 (7.32%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (7.32%) Python Software Engineer
9 6 (7.32%) Scala Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.73%) .NET
2 12 (14.63%) LAMP
3 5 (6.10%) AngularJS
3 5 (6.10%) ELK Stack
3 5 (6.10%) Lucene
3 5 (6.10%) React
4 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.66%) Hibernate
4 3 (3.66%) HTML
4 3 (3.66%) HTML5
4 3 (3.66%) OpenDaylight
4 3 (3.66%) Spring
5 2 (2.44%) EJB
5 2 (2.44%) OSGi
5 2 (2.44%) SOAP
6 1 (1.22%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 44 (53.66%) Digital Media
2 21 (25.61%) Mathematics
2 21 (25.61%) Physics
3 6 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 50 (60.98%) Linux
2 36 (43.90%) Unix
3 17 (20.73%) Windows
4 13 (15.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (7.32%) Android
5 6 (7.32%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.66%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (2.44%) CentOS
8 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (43.90%) Software Engineering
2 25 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (26.83%) Scrum
4 20 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (24.39%) DevOps
4 20 (24.39%) Open Source
5 17 (20.73%) DSDM
5 17 (20.73%) RUP
6 15 (18.29%) Configuration Management
6 15 (18.29%) ITIL
7 14 (17.07%) OO
8 13 (15.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (15.85%) SDLC
9 12 (14.63%) Auto-Scaling
9 12 (14.63%) Build Automation
9 12 (14.63%) OWASP
9 12 (14.63%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (10.98%) Web Development
11 8 (9.76%) Mentoring
12 7 (8.54%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 48 (58.54%) Python
2 21 (25.61%) C++
2 21 (25.61%) Java
3 20 (24.39%) Bash Shell
4 13 (15.85%) SQL
5 12 (14.63%) Ruby
5 12 (14.63%) Shell Script
6 11 (13.41%) Go
7 7 (8.54%) C
7 7 (8.54%) PHP
8 6 (7.32%) Clojure
8 6 (7.32%) Erlang
8 6 (7.32%) Haskell
8 6 (7.32%) Scala
9 5 (6.10%) Perl
10 4 (4.88%) C#
11 3 (3.66%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (25.61%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.22%) MCITP
2 1 (1.22%) MCSA
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) QA
System Software
1 18 (21.95%) Xen
2 17 (20.73%) Docker
3 12 (14.63%) vSphere
3 12 (14.63%) XenServer
4 6 (7.32%) LXC
5 4 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (3.66%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (30.49%) Puppet
2 23 (28.05%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (24.39%) Ansible
4 17 (20.73%) Salt
5 12 (14.63%) Cobbler
5 12 (14.63%) Terraform
5 12 (14.63%) Tivoli
6 5 (6.10%) Kibana
6 5 (6.10%) logstash
Vendors
1 18 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.73%) Oracle
3 15 (18.29%) Red Hat
4 12 (14.63%) EnterpriseDB
5 8 (9.76%) Google
6 6 (7.32%) VMware
7 4 (4.88%) Cisco
8 3 (3.66%) Atlassian
8 3 (3.66%) Dell
8 3 (3.66%) HP
9 2 (2.44%) Rackspace
9 2 (2.44%) SaltStack
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago