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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 152 181
Rank change year-on-year -20 +29  
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 37 26 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.88% 0.74% 0.060%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.28% 4.34% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 36 24 2
Median salary £60,000 £42,500 £60,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.17% -30.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,250 £37,825
10% offered a salary of more than £71,375 £66,250 £87,875
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% -  

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 865 599 644
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 20.57% 17.14% 19.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1225 868 1030
Median salary £40,000 £42,250 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.32% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing OpenStack as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

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 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for OpenStack in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 (85.51%) Puppet
1 59 (85.51%) Opscode Chef
2 57 (82.61%) DevOps
3 50 (72.46%) Python
4 47 (68.12%) Ruby
5 42 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (60.87%) Linux
5 42 (60.87%) Unix
6 36 (52.17%) Scrum
7 34 (49.28%) Continuous Integration
8 33 (47.83%) Oracle
9 32 (46.38%) SQL
9 32 (46.38%) RUP
9 32 (46.38%) DSDM
9 32 (46.38%) Bash Shell
10 30 (43.48%) CloudStack
10 30 (43.48%) Configuration Management
10 30 (43.48%) Xen
11 29 (42.03%) XenServer
11 29 (42.03%) EnterpriseDB
11 29 (42.03%) vSphere
11 29 (42.03%) Tivoli
11 29 (42.03%) Shell Script
11 29 (42.03%) Cobbler
12 28 (40.58%) Amazon AWS
13 26 (37.68%) Ansible
13 26 (37.68%) Docker
14 22 (31.88%) Jenkins
15 16 (23.19%) Microsoft Azure
16 14 (20.29%) Java

OpenStack
Co-occurring 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 30 (43.48%) CloudStack
2 10 (14.49%) Apache Spark
3 8 (11.59%) Confluence
4 4 (5.80%) Jetty
4 4 (5.80%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.80%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.35%) Apache Solr
5 3 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (4.35%) JBoss
5 3 (4.35%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.45%) Apache
6 1 (1.45%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.45%) IIS
6 1 (1.45%) Mongrel
6 1 (1.45%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 28 (40.58%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (23.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (15.94%) OpenShift
4 8 (11.59%) GitHub
5 4 (5.80%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.45%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (1.45%) Heroku
8 1 (1.45%) IaaS
8 1 (1.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) Network Security
2 3 (4.35%) SAN
3 1 (1.45%) DNS
3 1 (1.45%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.45%) Firewall
3 1 (1.45%) Internet
3 1 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.45%) VoIP
3 1 (1.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.94%) MongoDB
2 8 (11.59%) MySQL
2 8 (11.59%) NoSQL
3 7 (10.14%) CouchDB
4 6 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (8.70%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.35%) Apache Accumulo
5 3 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (4.35%) Big Data
5 3 (4.35%) Couchbase
5 3 (4.35%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.35%) Redis
5 3 (4.35%) Riak
5 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.35%) SQLite
6 1 (1.45%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 22 (31.88%) Jenkins
2 12 (17.39%) Git (software)
3 8 (11.59%) Bitbucket
3 8 (11.59%) JIRA
3 8 (11.59%) Sonatype Nexus
3 8 (11.59%) Vagrant
4 6 (8.70%) Maven
5 4 (5.80%) Subversion
5 4 (5.80%) TeamCity
6 3 (4.35%) Ant
6 3 (4.35%) Eclipse
6 3 (4.35%) Gradle
7 1 (1.45%) GoCD
7 1 (1.45%) Travis CI
General
1 6 (8.70%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Billing
2 4 (5.80%) Games
3 3 (4.35%) Banking
3 3 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (55.07%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (36.23%) Platform Engineer
3 12 (17.39%) Architect
4 10 (14.49%) Cloud Architect
5 9 (13.04%) DevOps Architect
6 7 (10.14%) AWS DevOps
6 7 (10.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) AWS Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Java Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) Java Software Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) Software Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) Unix Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 5 (7.25%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Consultant
8 4 (5.80%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.70%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (4.35%) AngularJS
2 3 (4.35%) Apache Jena
2 3 (4.35%) Backbone.js
2 3 (4.35%) CSS
2 3 (4.35%) CSS3
2 3 (4.35%) EJB
2 3 (4.35%) EJB 3.0
2 3 (4.35%) HTML
2 3 (4.35%) HTML5
2 3 (4.35%) Java EE
2 3 (4.35%) JavaBeans
2 3 (4.35%) JAX-RS
2 3 (4.35%) JPA
2 3 (4.35%) jQuery
2 3 (4.35%) Lucene
2 3 (4.35%) Play Framework
2 3 (4.35%) RESTful
2 3 (4.35%) Spring
2 3 (4.35%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Clustering
2 7 (10.14%) User Experience
3 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.80%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.90%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.90%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.45%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.45%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 42 (60.87%) Linux
1 42 (60.87%) Unix
2 5 (7.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.35%) Android
3 3 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.35%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.90%) CentOS
5 1 (1.45%) Debian
5 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (82.61%) DevOps
2 42 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (52.17%) Scrum
4 34 (49.28%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (46.38%) DSDM
5 32 (46.38%) RUP
6 30 (43.48%) Configuration Management
7 14 (20.29%) Mentoring
8 13 (18.84%) Software Engineering
9 11 (15.94%) Web Development
10 10 (14.49%) Coaching
10 10 (14.49%) OO
11 8 (11.59%) Analytics
11 8 (11.59%) Cybersecurity
11 8 (11.59%) Open Source
12 7 (10.14%) Data Analytics
13 6 (8.70%) TDD
14 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
15 4 (5.80%) Business Development
15 4 (5.80%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (72.46%) Python
2 47 (68.12%) Ruby
3 32 (46.38%) Bash Shell
3 32 (46.38%) SQL
4 29 (42.03%) Shell Script
5 14 (20.29%) Java
6 9 (13.04%) PHP
7 7 (10.14%) Perl
8 4 (5.80%) Go
9 3 (4.35%) C
9 3 (4.35%) JavaScript
9 3 (4.35%) Scala
10 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (43.48%) Xen
2 29 (42.03%) vSphere
2 29 (42.03%) XenServer
3 26 (37.68%) Docker
4 8 (11.59%) PowerHA
5 1 (1.45%) NFS
5 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 59 (85.51%) Opscode Chef
1 59 (85.51%) Puppet
2 29 (42.03%) Cobbler
2 29 (42.03%) Tivoli
3 26 (37.68%) Ansible
4 8 (11.59%) CFEngine
4 8 (11.59%) Kubernetes
4 8 (11.59%) Terraform
5 3 (4.35%) Kibana
5 3 (4.35%) logstash
5 3 (4.35%) Nagios
5 3 (4.35%) Salt
6 1 (1.45%) Packer
Vendors
1 33 (47.83%) Oracle
2 29 (42.03%) EnterpriseDB
3 13 (18.84%) Red Hat
4 10 (14.49%) VMware
5 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
5 8 (11.59%) Veritas
6 3 (4.35%) Google
7 1 (1.45%) Cisco
7 1 (1.45%) NetApp
7 1 (1.45%) Rackspace
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