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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 213 214 233
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +19
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 33 37 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.59% 0.63% 0.097%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.59% 3.06% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 6
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 £47,750 £70,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £75,000 £44,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
1274 1209 1218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 22.64% 20.45% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1083 1012 1025
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £24,099
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 26 August 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 26 August 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 24 £62,500 -10.71% 2
Somerset -3 6 £60,000 -11.11% 3
Gloucestershire - 2 £72,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £37,500 -
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 44 (60.27%) Linux
2 41 (56.16%) Python
3 35 (47.95%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (45.21%) Unix
4 33 (45.21%) Telecoms
5 32 (43.84%) Digital Media
6 29 (39.73%) Puppet
7 27 (36.99%) Opscode Chef
8 25 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (31.51%) Software Engineering
9 23 (31.51%) Scrum
9 23 (31.51%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (30.14%) DevOps
11 21 (28.77%) Ansible
11 21 (28.77%) Bash Shell
12 20 (27.40%) JBoss
12 20 (27.40%) Oracle
13 19 (26.03%) RUP
13 19 (26.03%) DSDM
14 18 (24.66%) Open Source
14 18 (24.66%) Jenkins
15 17 (23.29%) Salt
15 17 (23.29%) WebLogic
15 17 (23.29%) Java
15 17 (23.29%) Configuration Management
15 17 (23.29%) WebSphere
16 16 (21.92%) Xen
16 16 (21.92%) Git (software)
17 15 (20.55%) Microsoft Azure
17 15 (20.55%) Microsoft

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 (27.40%) JBoss
2 17 (23.29%) WebLogic
2 17 (23.29%) WebSphere
3 15 (20.55%) WebSphere Application Server
4 13 (17.81%) CloudStack
5 8 (10.96%) Tomcat
6 7 (9.59%) Apache Solr
6 7 (9.59%) Apache Spark
6 7 (9.59%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (9.59%) Jetty
7 5 (6.85%) Apache
8 3 (4.11%) IIS
8 3 (4.11%) MS Exchange
9 2 (2.74%) Mule
10 1 (1.37%) Confluence
10 1 (1.37%) nginx
10 1 (1.37%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 35 (47.95%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (20.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.85%) IaaS
4 2 (2.74%) Google App Engine
4 2 (2.74%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.74%) PaaS
4 2 (2.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.70%) Firewall
2 3 (4.11%) LAN
2 3 (4.11%) Software-Defined Networking
2 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.37%) DNS
3 1 (1.37%) HTTP
3 1 (1.37%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.33%) Big Data
2 8 (10.96%) MongoDB
2 8 (10.96%) MySQL
2 8 (10.96%) NoSQL
2 8 (10.96%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (10.96%) Redis
2 8 (10.96%) Riak
3 7 (9.59%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (9.59%) Couchbase
3 7 (9.59%) Hadoop
3 7 (9.59%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.37%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 18 (24.66%) Jenkins
2 16 (21.92%) Git (software)
3 13 (17.81%) TeamCity
4 10 (13.70%) Subversion
5 7 (9.59%) Maven
6 5 (6.85%) Ant
7 4 (5.48%) JUnit
8 3 (4.11%) Artifactory
9 2 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.74%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.74%) JIRA
9 2 (2.74%) Mockito
9 2 (2.74%) Selenium
9 2 (2.74%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (1.37%) Gerrit
10 1 (1.37%) GitLab
10 1 (1.37%) Travis CI
General
1 33 (45.21%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.22%) Retail
3 3 (4.11%) Banking
3 3 (4.11%) Games
4 1 (1.37%) Advertising
4 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (27.40%) Developer
2 17 (23.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (21.92%) Development Manager
3 16 (21.92%) Software Development Manager
3 16 (21.92%) Software Manager
4 10 (13.70%) Python Developer
5 9 (12.33%) Development Team Leader
5 9 (12.33%) Development Team Manager
5 9 (12.33%) Software Development Team Leader
5 9 (12.33%) Software Team Leader
5 9 (12.33%) Team Leader
6 8 (10.96%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (9.59%) Architect
7 7 (9.59%) Java Developer
8 6 (8.22%) Software Engineer
9 5 (6.85%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.85%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (5.48%) C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (5.48%) Java Architect
10 4 (5.48%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.55%) .NET
2 10 (13.70%) LAMP
3 7 (9.59%) ELK Stack
3 7 (9.59%) Lucene
4 6 (8.22%) AngularJS
4 6 (8.22%) React
5 4 (5.48%) Hibernate
5 4 (5.48%) Spring
6 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.11%) HTML
6 3 (4.11%) HTML5
7 2 (2.74%) EJB
7 2 (2.74%) JPA
8 1 (1.37%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (1.37%) OpenDaylight
8 1 (1.37%) OSGi
8 1 (1.37%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (43.84%) Digital Media
2 13 (17.81%) Mathematics
2 13 (17.81%) Physics
3 7 (9.59%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (60.27%) Linux
2 33 (45.21%) Unix
3 13 (17.81%) Windows
4 11 (15.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (8.22%) Apple iOS
6 5 (6.85%) Android
7 3 (4.11%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.74%) CentOS
8 2 (2.74%) Debian
8 2 (2.74%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.37%) Fedora
9 1 (1.37%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.51%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (31.51%) Scrum
2 23 (31.51%) Software Engineering
3 22 (30.14%) DevOps
4 19 (26.03%) DSDM
4 19 (26.03%) RUP
5 18 (24.66%) Open Source
6 17 (23.29%) Configuration Management
7 12 (16.44%) ITIL
7 12 (16.44%) OO
7 12 (16.44%) SDLC
8 10 (13.70%) Auto-Scaling
8 10 (13.70%) Build Automation
8 10 (13.70%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (13.70%) Mentoring
8 10 (13.70%) OWASP
8 10 (13.70%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (13.70%) Web Development
9 9 (12.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 41 (56.16%) Python
2 21 (28.77%) Bash Shell
3 17 (23.29%) Java
4 14 (19.18%) SQL
5 13 (17.81%) Ruby
5 13 (17.81%) Shell Script
6 11 (15.07%) C++
7 8 (10.96%) Go
7 8 (10.96%) PHP
8 7 (9.59%) Perl
9 4 (5.48%) C#
10 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.74%) C
11 2 (2.74%) Clojure
11 2 (2.74%) Erlang
11 2 (2.74%) Haskell
11 2 (2.74%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (19.18%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (21.92%) Xen
2 14 (19.18%) Docker
3 13 (17.81%) vSphere
3 13 (17.81%) XenServer
4 6 (8.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (5.48%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.74%) KVM
6 2 (2.74%) LXC
7 1 (1.37%) Corosync
7 1 (1.37%) RHEV
7 1 (1.37%) Squid
Systems Management
1 29 (39.73%) Puppet
2 27 (36.99%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (28.77%) Ansible
4 17 (23.29%) Salt
5 13 (17.81%) Cobbler
5 13 (17.81%) Tivoli
6 10 (13.70%) Terraform
7 7 (9.59%) Kibana
7 7 (9.59%) logstash
8 1 (1.37%) CFEngine
8 1 (1.37%) Ganeti
8 1 (1.37%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.37%) Linux-HA
8 1 (1.37%) Marathon
8 1 (1.37%) Mesos
8 1 (1.37%) Nagios
8 1 (1.37%) Pacemaker
8 1 (1.37%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (27.40%) Oracle
2 15 (20.55%) Microsoft
3 13 (17.81%) EnterpriseDB
4 12 (16.44%) Red Hat
5 7 (9.59%) VMware
6 4 (5.48%) Cisco
7 3 (4.11%) Dell
7 3 (4.11%) Google
7 3 (4.11%) Rackspace
7 3 (4.11%) SaltStack
8 2 (2.74%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.37%) HP
9 1 (1.37%) Juniper
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