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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OpenStack
England / West Midlands
Rank - - 215
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.039%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
656 1076 935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.90% 18.42% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 533 867 800
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,100 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing OpenStack as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) Application Virtualisation
2 2 (66.67%) OpenDaylight
2 2 (66.67%) Presales
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Fintech
3 1 (33.33%) SolidFire
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Lead Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) OpenDaylight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Fintech
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Application Virtualisation
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) SolidFire