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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 228 215 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 14 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.19% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.03% 0.95% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 0
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
1353 1053 1249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 22.64% 19.86% 23.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1193 893 1076
Average salary £35,820 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.86% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the South West region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
Bristol - 12 £41,000 - 3
Gloucestershire - 2 £50,000 -
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 17 (80.95%) Linux
2 15 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 15 (71.43%) Degree
3 14 (66.67%) Python
4 13 (61.90%) C
5 12 (57.14%) C++
5 12 (57.14%) Java
5 12 (57.14%) Mathematics
5 12 (57.14%) Physics
6 10 (47.62%) Device Driver
6 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
7 9 (42.86%) VMware
8 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (23.81%) KVM
9 5 (23.81%) Docker
9 5 (23.81%) HP
9 5 (23.81%) Oracle
9 5 (23.81%) UNIX
10 4 (19.05%) Windows
10 4 (19.05%) Perl
10 4 (19.05%) ITIL
10 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
11 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (14.29%) Google App Engine
11 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
11 3 (14.29%) SaaS
11 3 (14.29%) PaaS
11 3 (14.29%) Rackspace
11 3 (14.29%) Gradle

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 (9.52%) JBoss
1 2 (9.52%) Apache
1 2 (9.52%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Google App Engine
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (14.29%) SaaS
1 3 (14.29%) PaaS
1 3 (14.29%) HP Helion
1 3 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (9.52%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.52%) HTTP
2 2 (9.52%) VPN
2 2 (9.52%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) SAN
2 2 (9.52%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 3 (14.29%) Gradle
1 3 (14.29%) Artifactory
1 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 3 (14.29%) Hudson
1 3 (14.29%) Maven
1 3 (14.29%) Ant
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Principal Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Development Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Principal Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.76%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) LAMP
1 3 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) libvirt
2 2 (9.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Mathematics
1 12 (57.14%) Physics
2 10 (47.62%) Device Driver
3 2 (9.52%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) UNIX
3 4 (19.05%) Windows
3 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
4 2 (9.52%) Debian
4 2 (9.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (9.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Data Management
4 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) Python
2 13 (61.90%) C
3 12 (57.14%) C++
3 12 (57.14%) Java
4 4 (19.05%) Perl
5 3 (14.29%) Scala
5 3 (14.29%) Clojure
5 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.52%) SQL
6 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
6 2 (9.52%) Ruby
6 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) MCSA
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (9.52%) MCITP
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (9.52%) VCP4
2 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (23.81%) KVM
2 5 (23.81%) Docker
3 3 (14.29%) LXC
3 3 (14.29%) Xen
4 2 (9.52%) NFS
4 2 (9.52%) Squid
4 2 (9.52%) Samba
4 2 (9.52%) oVirt
4 2 (9.52%) RHEV
4 2 (9.52%) Gluster
5 1 (4.76%) vSphere
5 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Nagios
1 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (9.52%) Cobbler
1 2 (9.52%) Puppet
1 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (9.52%) SELinux
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) VMware
2 5 (23.81%) HP
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle
3 3 (14.29%) Rackspace
3 3 (14.29%) Google
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.76%) Vyatta
Bristol Area
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits bonus and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago