The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OpenStack
North West / Manchester
Rank 169 139 -
Rank change year-on-year -30 -  
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 33 41 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.85% 1.22% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.06% 7.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 0
Median salary £67,500 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.82% -  
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 Manchester with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 652 564 629
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 16.73% 16.72% 16.61%
Number of salaries quoted 566 456 530
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for OpenStack in Manchester

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenStack in Manchester over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for OpenStack in Manchester

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Manchester region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 59 (96.72%) Puppet
2 58 (95.08%) Opscode Chef
3 54 (88.52%) Python
4 49 (80.33%) DevOps
5 46 (75.41%) Ruby
6 45 (73.77%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (70.49%) Continuous Integration
8 42 (68.85%) Scrum
8 42 (68.85%) Oracle
9 41 (67.21%) DSDM
10 39 (63.93%) Linux
11 38 (62.30%) Bash Shell
12 37 (60.66%) RUP
13 36 (59.02%) Xen
14 35 (57.38%) Unix
15 34 (55.74%) SQL
15 34 (55.74%) CloudStack
16 33 (54.10%) EnterpriseDB
16 33 (54.10%) vSphere
16 33 (54.10%) XenServer
16 33 (54.10%) Shell Script
17 31 (50.82%) Configuration Management
18 30 (49.18%) Amazon AWS
18 30 (49.18%) Ansible
19 29 (47.54%) Cobbler
19 29 (47.54%) Tivoli
20 20 (32.79%) Jenkins
21 19 (31.15%) Microsoft Azure
22 18 (29.51%) Docker
23 17 (27.87%) WebSphere

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 34 (55.74%) CloudStack
2 17 (27.87%) WebSphere
3 16 (26.23%) JBoss
3 16 (26.23%) WebLogic
4 9 (14.75%) Jetty
4 9 (14.75%) Tomcat
5 8 (13.11%) Apache Solr
5 8 (13.11%) Apache Spark
5 8 (13.11%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (3.28%) Apache
6 2 (3.28%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (3.28%) Confluence
6 2 (3.28%) nginx
7 1 (1.64%) IIS
7 1 (1.64%) Mongrel
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 30 (49.18%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (31.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.56%) OpenShift
4 3 (4.92%) IaaS
4 3 (4.92%) PaaS
5 2 (3.28%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (3.28%) GitHub
6 1 (1.64%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.64%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) Firewall
2 3 (4.92%) SAN
3 2 (3.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) MySQL
2 9 (14.75%) MongoDB
2 9 (14.75%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (13.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (13.11%) Big Data
3 8 (13.11%) Couchbase
3 8 (13.11%) Hadoop
3 8 (13.11%) NoSQL
3 8 (13.11%) Redis
3 8 (13.11%) Riak
3 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (32.79%) Jenkins
2 8 (13.11%) TeamCity
3 6 (9.84%) Git (software)
4 4 (6.56%) Subversion
5 3 (4.92%) Vagrant
6 2 (3.28%) Bitbucket
6 2 (3.28%) JIRA
6 2 (3.28%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (3.28%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.64%) Ant
7 1 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.64%) CircleCI
7 1 (1.64%) ClearCase
7 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.64%) GoCD
7 1 (1.64%) Maven
General
1 8 (13.11%) Banking
1 8 (13.11%) Retail
2 2 (3.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 36 (59.02%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (34.43%) Platform Engineer
3 10 (16.39%) Developer
4 9 (14.75%) Architect
4 9 (14.75%) Cloud Architect
5 8 (13.11%) DevOps Architect
6 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Software Developer
8 4 (6.56%) AWS DevOps
8 4 (6.56%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Java Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 4 (6.56%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Automation Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Java Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Senior DevOps
9 2 (3.28%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.75%) Elastic Stack
2 8 (13.11%) .NET
2 8 (13.11%) AngularJS
2 8 (13.11%) Lucene
2 8 (13.11%) React
3 2 (3.28%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (3.28%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.64%) LAMP
4 1 (1.64%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (1.64%) Sensu
4 1 (1.64%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Clustering
2 2 (3.28%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.64%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.64%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (63.93%) Linux
2 35 (57.38%) Unix
3 10 (16.39%) Windows
4 9 (14.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (13.11%) Android
5 8 (13.11%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.28%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.64%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (80.33%) DevOps
2 45 (73.77%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (70.49%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (68.85%) Scrum
5 41 (67.21%) DSDM
6 37 (60.66%) RUP
7 31 (50.82%) Configuration Management
8 12 (19.67%) Mentoring
9 10 (16.39%) OO
10 9 (14.75%) Web Development
11 8 (13.11%) Coaching
11 8 (13.11%) Concurrent Programming
11 8 (13.11%) ITIL
11 8 (13.11%) Kanban
11 8 (13.11%) Mobile Development
11 8 (13.11%) Multithreading
11 8 (13.11%) OWASP
11 8 (13.11%) Software Delivery
11 8 (13.11%) TDD
11 8 (13.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 54 (88.52%) Python
2 46 (75.41%) Ruby
3 38 (62.30%) Bash Shell
4 34 (55.74%) SQL
5 33 (54.10%) Shell Script
6 15 (24.59%) Perl
7 10 (16.39%) Go
7 10 (16.39%) Java
8 9 (14.75%) PHP
9 4 (6.56%) C#
10 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.28%) DV Cleared
1 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) GCP
System Software
1 36 (59.02%) Xen
2 33 (54.10%) vSphere
2 33 (54.10%) XenServer
3 18 (29.51%) Docker
4 3 (4.92%) PowerHA
4 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.64%) KVM
5 1 (1.64%) Varnish
5 1 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 59 (96.72%) Puppet
2 58 (95.08%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (49.18%) Ansible
4 29 (47.54%) Cobbler
4 29 (47.54%) Tivoli
5 8 (13.11%) Kibana
5 8 (13.11%) logstash
5 8 (13.11%) Salt
6 7 (11.48%) Terraform
7 4 (6.56%) Kubernetes
8 3 (4.92%) CFEngine
8 3 (4.92%) Nagios
9 2 (3.28%) Packer
10 1 (1.64%) Grafana
10 1 (1.64%) Graphite
10 1 (1.64%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 42 (68.85%) Oracle
2 33 (54.10%) EnterpriseDB
3 12 (19.67%) Red Hat
4 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
5 10 (16.39%) VMware
6 3 (4.92%) Veritas
7 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.64%) ForgeRock
7 1 (1.64%) Google
7 1 (1.64%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.64%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.64%) WSO2
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