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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 101 98 99
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 5 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.35% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.84% 0.82% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
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
176 244 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 12.49% 18.65% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 148 222 191
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 1 September 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
North Wales - 5 - -
OpenStack
UK

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) Servlets
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Jetty
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) CentOS
1 5 (100.00%) nginx
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
1 5 (100.00%) SaaS
1 5 (100.00%) PaaS

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Jetty
1 5 (100.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) SaaS
1 5 (100.00%) PaaS
1 5 (100.00%) Route 53
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (100.00%) Hudson
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Digital Media
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (100.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
1 5 (100.00%) JVM Tuning
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) Auto-Scaling
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) RightScale