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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 185 192 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 14 27 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.32% 0.54% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.50% 2.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 26 0
Average salary £85,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -21.73%
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
935 1128 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.16% 22.48% 22.13%
Number of salaries quoted 714 900 657
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,388 £26,000 £23,225
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
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 26 May 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
Leeds +9 14 £85,000 +88.88%
OpenStack
Yorkshire

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 20 (90.91%) UNIX
1 20 (90.91%) Linux
2 19 (86.36%) E-Commerce
3 12 (54.55%) Akamai
4 10 (45.45%) Banking
5 8 (36.36%) VMware
6 7 (31.82%) ITIL
6 7 (31.82%) OpenView
6 7 (31.82%) HP
6 7 (31.82%) Nagios
6 7 (31.82%) Incident Management
6 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (9.09%) Marketing
7 2 (9.09%) Data Management
7 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
7 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (9.09%) SaaS
7 2 (9.09%) PaaS
7 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
7 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (9.09%) IaaS
7 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
8 1 (4.55%) DevOps
8 1 (4.55%) XenServer
8 1 (4.55%) vSphere
8 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
8 1 (4.55%) Computer Science

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.09%) SaaS
2 2 (9.09%) PaaS
2 2 (9.09%) IaaS
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
General
1 10 (45.45%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Technical Manager
2 10 (45.45%) Incident Manager
2 10 (45.45%) Major Incident Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) UNIX
1 20 (90.91%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) E-Commerce
2 7 (31.82%) Incident Management
2 7 (31.82%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) Data Management
3 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.55%) DevOps
4 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.55%) Workflow
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.55%) XenServer
2 1 (4.55%) vSphere
2 1 (4.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) OpenView
1 7 (31.82%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Akamai
2 8 (36.36%) VMware
3 7 (31.82%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft