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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 202 205 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 40 41 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.76% 0.69% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.96% 2.84% -
Number of salaries quoted 38 27 0
Median salary £65,000 £75,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
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
1351 1445 1214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 25.64% 24.35% 20.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1165 1257 1047
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +3 31 £65,000 -13.33% 5
Gloucestershire +11 7 £37,500 -25.00%
Somerset - 2 £58,750 -
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 54 (65.06%) Linux
2 48 (57.83%) Telecoms
2 48 (57.83%) Digital Media
3 47 (56.63%) Python
4 46 (55.42%) Software Engineering
5 38 (45.78%) Unix
6 30 (36.14%) C++
6 30 (36.14%) Amazon AWS
7 27 (32.53%) Git (software)
8 24 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (26.51%) Scrum
9 22 (26.51%) Xen
9 22 (26.51%) Degree
9 22 (26.51%) Mathematics
9 22 (26.51%) Physics
9 22 (26.51%) Puppet
10 21 (25.30%) Opscode Chef
10 21 (25.30%) DevOps
10 21 (25.30%) Java
11 19 (22.89%) ITIL
11 19 (22.89%) JBoss
11 19 (22.89%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (22.89%) Bash Shell
12 18 (21.69%) Open Source
12 18 (21.69%) Jenkins
12 18 (21.69%) Ansible
12 18 (21.69%) Windows
12 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
13 17 (20.48%) Red Hat
13 17 (20.48%) OO

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 19 (22.89%) JBoss
2 16 (19.28%) WebLogic
2 16 (19.28%) WebSphere
3 13 (15.66%) WebSphere Application Server
4 12 (14.46%) CloudStack
5 7 (8.43%) Tomcat
6 4 (4.82%) Apache Solr
6 4 (4.82%) Apache Spark
6 4 (4.82%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (4.82%) Jetty
7 3 (3.61%) Apache
7 3 (3.61%) IIS
7 3 (3.61%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 30 (36.14%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (12.05%) Google App Engine
2 10 (12.05%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (8.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.46%) Firewall
2 10 (12.05%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.61%) HTTP
3 3 (3.61%) LAN
3 3 (3.61%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (1.20%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.87%) Big Data
2 6 (7.23%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.82%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (4.82%) Couchbase
3 4 (4.82%) Hadoop
3 4 (4.82%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.82%) MySQL
3 4 (4.82%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.82%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.82%) Redis
3 4 (4.82%) Riak
4 3 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 27 (32.53%) Git (software)
2 18 (21.69%) Jenkins
3 14 (16.87%) TeamCity
4 12 (14.46%) Ant
4 12 (14.46%) Subversion
5 10 (12.05%) Artifactory
5 10 (12.05%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (6.02%) Maven
7 2 (2.41%) Gerrit
7 2 (2.41%) JIRA
8 1 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.20%) JUnit
General
1 48 (57.83%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.82%) Banking
2 4 (4.82%) Retail
3 3 (3.61%) Games
4 1 (1.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (34.94%) Software Engineer
2 28 (33.73%) Linux Engineer
3 19 (22.89%) C++ Software Engineer
4 16 (19.28%) Development Manager
4 16 (19.28%) Software Development Manager
4 16 (19.28%) Software Manager
5 14 (16.87%) DevOps Engineer
6 11 (13.25%) Development Team Leader
6 11 (13.25%) Development Team Manager
6 11 (13.25%) Software Development Team Leader
6 11 (13.25%) Software Team Leader
6 11 (13.25%) Team Leader
7 10 (12.05%) Developer
7 10 (12.05%) Scala Software Engineer
7 10 (12.05%) Senior Software Engineer
8 9 (10.84%) C Software Engineer
8 9 (10.84%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 9 (10.84%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 9 (10.84%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 9 (10.84%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.48%) .NET
2 12 (14.46%) LAMP
3 4 (4.82%) AngularJS
3 4 (4.82%) ELK Stack
3 4 (4.82%) Lucene
3 4 (4.82%) React
4 3 (3.61%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.61%) HTML
4 3 (3.61%) HTML5
4 3 (3.61%) OpenDaylight
4 3 (3.61%) SOAP
5 2 (2.41%) OSGi
6 1 (1.20%) EJB
6 1 (1.20%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.20%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 48 (57.83%) Digital Media
2 22 (26.51%) Mathematics
2 22 (26.51%) Physics
3 3 (3.61%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 54 (65.06%) Linux
2 38 (45.78%) Unix
3 18 (21.69%) Windows
4 14 (16.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (6.02%) Android
5 5 (6.02%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.61%) CentOS
7 2 (2.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (55.42%) Software Engineering
2 24 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (26.51%) Scrum
4 21 (25.30%) DevOps
5 19 (22.89%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (22.89%) ITIL
6 18 (21.69%) Open Source
7 17 (20.48%) OO
8 16 (19.28%) Configuration Management
8 16 (19.28%) DSDM
8 16 (19.28%) RUP
9 14 (16.87%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (15.66%) SDLC
11 12 (14.46%) Auto-Scaling
11 12 (14.46%) Build Automation
11 12 (14.46%) OWASP
11 12 (14.46%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (12.05%) Functional Programming
13 7 (8.43%) Kanban
14 5 (6.02%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (56.63%) Python
2 30 (36.14%) C++
3 21 (25.30%) Java
4 19 (22.89%) Bash Shell
5 14 (16.87%) Go
5 14 (16.87%) SQL
6 12 (14.46%) Ruby
6 12 (14.46%) Shell Script
7 10 (12.05%) C
7 10 (12.05%) Clojure
7 10 (12.05%) Erlang
7 10 (12.05%) Haskell
7 10 (12.05%) Scala
8 6 (7.23%) C#
9 4 (4.82%) Perl
9 4 (4.82%) PHP
10 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (26.51%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.41%) MCITP
2 2 (2.41%) MCSA
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) QA
System Software
1 22 (26.51%) Xen
2 14 (16.87%) Docker
3 12 (14.46%) vSphere
3 12 (14.46%) XenServer
4 10 (12.05%) LXC
5 7 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (3.61%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (26.51%) Puppet
2 21 (25.30%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (21.69%) Ansible
4 16 (19.28%) Salt
5 12 (14.46%) Cobbler
5 12 (14.46%) Terraform
5 12 (14.46%) Tivoli
6 4 (4.82%) Kibana
6 4 (4.82%) logstash
Vendors
1 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.48%) Red Hat
3 16 (19.28%) Oracle
4 12 (14.46%) EnterpriseDB
5 11 (13.25%) Google
6 9 (10.84%) VMware
7 5 (6.02%) Cisco
7 5 (6.02%) HP
8 3 (3.61%) Atlassian
8 3 (3.61%) Dell
9 2 (2.41%) Rackspace
9 2 (2.41%) SaltStack
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