The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank 213 193 225
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +32
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 2 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.043% 0.39% 0.091%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.17% 1.69% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 5
Average salary £47,500 £65,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% +150.00%
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.01% +10.00%
OpenStack
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Application Platforms Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1157 1065 1290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 24.76% 22.89% 23.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1036 881 1163
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

OpenStack Salary Trend in Surrey

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) MySQL
2 12 (92.31%) MongoDB
2 12 (92.31%) NoSQL
3 11 (84.62%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (84.62%) Redis
3 11 (84.62%) Rackspace
3 11 (84.62%) OOP
3 11 (84.62%) OO
3 11 (84.62%) E-Commerce
3 11 (84.62%) DevOps
4 10 (76.92%) Electronic Design Automation
4 10 (76.92%) RDBMS
4 10 (76.92%) Relational Database
4 10 (76.92%) Ruby on Rails
4 10 (76.92%) Apache Solr
4 10 (76.92%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (76.92%) REST
4 10 (76.92%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (76.92%) Dependency Management
5 3 (23.08%) Java
5 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 2 (15.38%) Python
6 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
6 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
7 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
7 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
7 1 (7.69%) vSphere
7 1 (7.69%) Docker

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 10 (76.92%) Apache Solr
1 10 (76.92%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 10 (76.92%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) MySQL
1 12 (92.31%) MongoDB
1 12 (92.31%) NoSQL
2 11 (84.62%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (84.62%) Redis
3 10 (76.92%) RDBMS
3 10 (76.92%) Relational Database
4 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
5 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
5 1 (7.69%) Mahout
5 1 (7.69%) Big Data
5 1 (7.69%) Hazelcast
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
5 1 (7.69%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) Trac
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Head of Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) Ruby on Rails
1 10 (76.92%) REST
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) XSL
3 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (7.69%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) Ajax
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) JSTL
3 1 (7.69%) Dojo
3 1 (7.69%) WPF
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) Apache CXF
3 1 (7.69%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (7.69%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) CentOS
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) DevOps
2 11 (84.62%) OOP
2 11 (84.62%) OO
2 11 (84.62%) E-Commerce
3 10 (76.92%) Electronic Design Automation
3 10 (76.92%) Dependency Management
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) R
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) vSphere
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) collectd
1 1 (7.69%) StatsD
1 1 (7.69%) logstash
1 1 (7.69%) Salt
1 1 (7.69%) Graphite
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Rackspace
2 1 (7.69%) SaltStack
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) Atlassian