The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 212 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.63% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
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 West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
953 1046 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.92% 19.49% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 802 885 873
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,246
% change year-on-year
- +1.92%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

OpenStack
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

OpenStack Salary Trend in the West Midlands

OpenStack
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Shropshire - 4 - -
Birmingham - 2 £57,500 -
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Puppet
3 8 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (57.14%) PHP
3 8 (57.14%) Java
4 7 (50.00%) DevOps
5 6 (42.86%) Xen
5 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
6 5 (35.71%) VMware
6 5 (35.71%) SLA
6 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle
6 5 (35.71%) .NET
6 5 (35.71%) Web Services
6 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
6 5 (35.71%) Google
6 5 (35.71%) Ansible
6 5 (35.71%) Vagrant
6 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (35.71%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (35.71%) Joyent
6 5 (35.71%) Rackspace
6 5 (35.71%) IaaS
6 5 (35.71%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (35.71%) Public Cloud
7 4 (28.57%) KVM
7 4 (28.57%) ITIL
7 4 (28.57%) Windows
8 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (21.43%) JBoss
1 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
1 3 (21.43%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (35.71%) Joyent
2 5 (35.71%) IaaS
2 5 (35.71%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (35.71%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SNMP
1 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
1 1 (7.14%) NAS
1 1 (7.14%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
1 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Maven
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (42.86%) Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX
4 1 (7.14%) AIX
4 1 (7.14%) HPUX
4 1 (7.14%) SUSE
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) DevOps
2 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
1 8 (57.14%) PHP
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) Ruby
3 1 (7.14%) Korn
3 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.14%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Xen
2 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
3 4 (28.57%) KVM
4 3 (21.43%) Docker
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (7.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) Puppet
2 5 (35.71%) Vagrant
2 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (35.71%) Ansible
3 2 (14.29%) Zenoss
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
1 5 (35.71%) VMware
1 5 (35.71%) Google
1 5 (35.71%) Rackspace
2 2 (14.29%) CA
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) Mercator
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Dell
West Midlands
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