The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank 195 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 13 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.28% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.32% - -
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £49,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-1.01% +90.38%
OpenStack
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
987 1022 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.95% 23.87% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 789 806 733
Average salary £40,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

OpenStack
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

OpenStack Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenStack across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

OpenStack
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Leeds - 11 £45,000 -
OpenStack
Yorkshire

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (93.55%) UNIX
3 25 (80.65%) E-Commerce
4 16 (51.61%) ITIL
4 16 (51.61%) HP
4 16 (51.61%) Incident Management
5 15 (48.39%) OpenView
5 15 (48.39%) Nagios
5 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (32.26%) VMware
6 10 (32.26%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (32.26%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (32.26%) Akamai
7 6 (19.35%) vSphere
8 5 (16.13%) SQL
8 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
8 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (16.13%) Xen
8 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (16.13%) XenServer
8 5 (16.13%) DevOps
9 4 (12.90%) Workflow
9 4 (12.90%) Degree
9 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
9 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
10 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (3.23%) C
11 1 (3.23%) Java
11 1 (3.23%) Oracle
11 1 (3.23%) RUP

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (32.26%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (32.26%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) Infrastructure Manager
2 9 (29.03%) Technical Manager
2 9 (29.03%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (16.13%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Incident Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Major Incident Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
1 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) EqualLogic
2 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (93.55%) UNIX
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Fedora
4 1 (3.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) E-Commerce
2 16 (51.61%) ITIL
2 16 (51.61%) Incident Management
3 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (16.13%) DevOps
3 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
3 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) Workflow
5 1 (3.23%) Scrum
5 1 (3.23%) RUP
5 1 (3.23%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) Python
2 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.23%) Ruby
2 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.23%) C
2 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) vSphere
2 5 (16.13%) XenServer
2 5 (16.13%) Xen
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (48.39%) Nagios
1 15 (48.39%) OpenView
2 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) Cobbler
2 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) HP
2 10 (32.26%) VMware
2 10 (32.26%) Akamai
3 1 (3.23%) 3PAR
3 1 (3.23%) EnterpriseDB
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) EMC
3 1 (3.23%) NetApp
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat