The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 98 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.31% 0.075% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.72% 0.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £49,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.02%
OpenStack
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
233 267 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 18.13% 19.93% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 220 233 155
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Wales

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

OpenStack Salary Trend in Wales

OpenStack
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
South Wales +5 4 £55,000 +37.50%
OpenStack
UK

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) Nagios
3 5 (55.56%) Rackspace
3 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (55.56%) Ansible
4 4 (44.44%) New Relic
4 4 (44.44%) GitHub
4 4 (44.44%) yum
4 4 (44.44%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (44.44%) AppDynamics
4 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) vSphere
4 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
4 4 (44.44%) TeamCity
4 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) Internet
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) JIRA
4 4 (44.44%) Atlassian
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) Kanban

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (33.33%) IIS
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Drupal
2 1 (11.11%) nginx
2 1 (11.11%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (44.44%) GitHub
4 1 (11.11%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (11.11%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (11.11%) IPsec
3 1 (11.11%) Kerberos
3 1 (11.11%) LDAP
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 4 (44.44%) JIRA
2 4 (44.44%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (44.44%) TeamCity
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) GitLab
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Project Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 1 (11.11%) Django
1 1 (11.11%) Drush
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
1 1 (11.11%) LAMP
1 1 (11.11%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (11.11%) SAML
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) EqualLogic
2 3 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) CentOS
4 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Kanban
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) vSphere
2 3 (33.33%) XenApp
2 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 3 (33.33%) XenServer
3 1 (11.11%) Ceph
3 1 (11.11%) Docker
3 1 (11.11%) GlusterFS
3 1 (11.11%) iptables
3 1 (11.11%) LXC
3 1 (11.11%) NFS
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Ansible
1 5 (55.56%) Nagios
1 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (44.44%) yum
3 1 (11.11%) CFEngine
3 1 (11.11%) HAProxy
3 1 (11.11%) Puppet
3 1 (11.11%) Salt
3 1 (11.11%) SELinux
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Rackspace
2 4 (44.44%) AppDynamics
2 4 (44.44%) Atlassian
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) New Relic
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) Dell
3 3 (33.33%) Nexenta
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) Brocade
5 1 (11.11%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) VMware