Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 259 230 258
Rank change year-on-year -29 +28 +26
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 34 50 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.43% 0.67% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.44% 3.52% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 34 50 17
Manchester median annual salary £60,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.14% +9.38% +14.29%
North West median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +41.18% +6.25% +14.29%

OpenStack is in the Application Platforms category. The following 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.

All Application Platform Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1393 1422 1268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.53% 19.06% 16.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1197 1253 1021
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +5.41%
10th Percentile £23,650 £23,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £55,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OpenStack in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 31 (91.18%) Puppet
1 31 (91.18%) Opscode Chef
1 31 (91.18%) DevOps
2 26 (76.47%) Linux
2 26 (76.47%) Python
2 26 (76.47%) Ruby
3 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (64.71%) Scrum
4 22 (64.71%) SQL
5 21 (61.76%) Unix
6 20 (58.82%) Configuration Management
6 20 (58.82%) Bash Shell
7 19 (55.88%) vSphere
7 19 (55.88%) Cobbler
7 19 (55.88%) CloudStack
7 19 (55.88%) Tivoli
7 19 (55.88%) Shell Script
7 19 (55.88%) RUP
7 19 (55.88%) DSDM
7 19 (55.88%) Oracle
7 19 (55.88%) Xen
7 19 (55.88%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (55.88%) XenServer
7 19 (55.88%) EnterpriseDB
8 9 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (26.47%) Jenkins
8 9 (26.47%) Docker
9 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
9 8 (23.53%) Java
10 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure

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 19 (55.88%) CloudStack
2 5 (14.71%) Apache Spark
2 5 (14.71%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (14.71%) GitHub
3 5 (14.71%) OpenShift
4 4 (11.76%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (11.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 5 (14.71%) CouchDB
2 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.82%) Apache Accumulo
3 3 (8.82%) MySQL
3 3 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (8.82%) SQLite
4 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Jenkins
2 6 (17.65%) Maven
3 5 (14.71%) Bitbucket
3 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
3 5 (14.71%) JIRA
3 5 (14.71%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (14.71%) Vagrant
4 3 (8.82%) Ant
4 3 (8.82%) Eclipse
4 3 (8.82%) Gradle
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
1 2 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (76.47%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (55.88%) Platform Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Java Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Java Software Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Software Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Cloud Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) DevOps Architect
5 3 (8.82%) AWS Architect
5 3 (8.82%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (8.82%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Lead Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Lead Software Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) Apache Jena
1 3 (8.82%) Backbone.js
1 3 (8.82%) CSS
1 3 (8.82%) CSS3
1 3 (8.82%) EJB
1 3 (8.82%) EJB 3.0
1 3 (8.82%) Elastic Stack
1 3 (8.82%) HTML
1 3 (8.82%) HTML5
1 3 (8.82%) Java EE
1 3 (8.82%) JavaBeans
1 3 (8.82%) JAX-RS
1 3 (8.82%) JPA
1 3 (8.82%) jQuery
1 3 (8.82%) Play Framework
1 3 (8.82%) RESTful
1 3 (8.82%) Spring
1 3 (8.82%) Spring Boot
1 3 (8.82%) Spring Cloud
1 3 (8.82%) TinkerPop
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) User Experience
2 2 (5.88%) Clustering
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Linux
2 21 (61.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (91.18%) DevOps
2 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (64.71%) Scrum
4 20 (58.82%) Configuration Management
5 19 (55.88%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (55.88%) DSDM
5 19 (55.88%) RUP
6 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
7 6 (17.65%) OO
7 6 (17.65%) Open Source
8 5 (14.71%) Analytics
8 5 (14.71%) Coaching
8 5 (14.71%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (14.71%) Data Analytics
8 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
8 5 (14.71%) Web Development
9 3 (8.82%) OOD
9 3 (8.82%) OOP
9 3 (8.82%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (8.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) Python
1 26 (76.47%) Ruby
2 22 (64.71%) SQL
3 20 (58.82%) Bash Shell
4 19 (55.88%) Shell Script
5 8 (23.53%) Java
6 4 (11.76%) PHP
7 3 (8.82%) C
7 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
7 3 (8.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 19 (55.88%) vSphere
1 19 (55.88%) Xen
1 19 (55.88%) XenServer
2 9 (26.47%) Docker
3 2 (5.88%) PowerHA
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 31 (91.18%) Opscode Chef
1 31 (91.18%) Puppet
2 19 (55.88%) Cobbler
2 19 (55.88%) Tivoli
3 6 (17.65%) Ansible
4 4 (11.76%) Kubernetes
4 4 (11.76%) Terraform
5 2 (5.88%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) EnterpriseDB
1 19 (55.88%) Oracle
2 5 (14.71%) VMware
3 4 (11.76%) Google
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.88%) Veritas