The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for OpenStack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OpenStack
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 80 114 87
Rank change year-on-year +34 -27  
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 26 1 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.13% 0.068% 1.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.30% 0.42% 9.20%
Number of salaries quoted 21 1 16
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -13.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,088 £50,000 £38,564
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00%  

OpenStack is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 230 238 250
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 18.87% 16.08% 17.36%
Number of salaries quoted 179 180 202
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing OpenStack as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for OpenStack in Cambridge

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack in Cambridge.

Salary trend for OpenStack in Cambridge

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenStack in Cambridge over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for OpenStack in Cambridge

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 29 (87.88%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (75.76%) Linux
3 21 (63.64%) Degree
4 19 (57.58%) VMware
5 18 (54.55%) Perl
6 17 (51.52%) Java
7 16 (48.48%) Amazon EC2
7 16 (48.48%) Computer Science
7 16 (48.48%) Jenkins
7 16 (48.48%) KVM
8 15 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (45.45%) DevOps
8 15 (45.45%) Puppet
8 15 (45.45%) Apache
8 15 (45.45%) Configuration Management
8 15 (45.45%) Private Cloud
9 14 (42.42%) Packer
9 14 (42.42%) Windows Server
9 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (42.42%) IIS
9 14 (42.42%) Windows
9 14 (42.42%) Bash Shell
9 14 (42.42%) Capacity Planning
9 14 (42.42%) TeamCity
9 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (42.42%) PowerShell
9 14 (42.42%) Vagrant
9 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (39.39%) Amazon RDS
10 13 (39.39%) nginx

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (45.45%) Apache
2 14 (42.42%) IIS
3 13 (39.39%) ColdFusion
3 13 (39.39%) nginx
4 5 (15.15%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (6.06%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 29 (87.88%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (48.48%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (39.39%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (6.06%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (6.06%) SaaS
6 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Network Security
2 1 (3.03%) DNS
2 1 (3.03%) SMTP
2 1 (3.03%) SSH
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (21.21%) NoSQL
2 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
3 5 (15.15%) MySQL
4 2 (6.06%) Apache Hive
4 2 (6.06%) Big Data
4 2 (6.06%) Data Mining
4 2 (6.06%) Hadoop
4 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) Jenkins
2 14 (42.42%) TeamCity
2 14 (42.42%) Vagrant
3 4 (12.12%) GCC
4 2 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.06%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (6.06%) Selenium
4 2 (6.06%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.06%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Developer
1 13 (39.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Senior Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Web Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Software Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Architect
6 3 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Data Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Lead Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Data Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Java Web Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) .NET
2 7 (21.21%) HTML
2 7 (21.21%) HTML5
3 5 (15.15%) CSS
3 5 (15.15%) Web Services
4 4 (12.12%) LLVM
4 4 (12.12%) RESTful
5 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.06%) CGI
5 2 (6.06%) jQuery
5 2 (6.06%) Node.js
5 2 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) Computer Science
2 15 (45.45%) Private Cloud
3 5 (15.15%) Algorithms
3 5 (15.15%) Life Science
4 1 (3.03%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 25 (75.76%) Linux
2 14 (42.42%) Windows
2 14 (42.42%) Windows Server
2 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (15.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Configuration Management
1 15 (45.45%) DevOps
2 14 (42.42%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (30.30%) Bioinformatics
4 9 (27.27%) Visualisation
5 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (21.21%) Web Development
7 5 (15.15%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (15.15%) DNA
7 5 (15.15%) Statistical Analysis
7 5 (15.15%) Workflow
7 5 (15.15%) Workflow Management
8 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.06%) BDD
9 2 (6.06%) Machine Learning
9 2 (6.06%) MapReduce
9 2 (6.06%) Predictive Analytics
9 2 (6.06%) Scrum
9 2 (6.06%) Software Architecture
9 2 (6.06%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) Perl
2 17 (51.52%) Java
3 14 (42.42%) Bash Shell
3 14 (42.42%) PowerShell
4 13 (39.39%) Ruby
5 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
6 6 (18.18%) Python
7 2 (6.06%) PHP
7 2 (6.06%) Scala
8 1 (3.03%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (63.64%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (48.48%) KVM
2 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (15.15%) Docker
4 4 (12.12%) QEMU
4 4 (12.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (45.45%) Puppet
2 14 (42.42%) Packer
3 1 (3.03%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) VMware
2 7 (21.21%) Oracle
3 5 (15.15%) Serena
4 2 (6.06%) Google
5 1 (3.03%) Vertica