Period
to 16 April 2021

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 16 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 183 202 263
Rank change year-on-year +19 +61 +18
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 16 25 5
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.43% 0.52% 0.080%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.18% 3.79% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 2
10th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 "
25th Percentile £54,375 £46,250 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £52,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% -19.23% +30.00%
75th Percentile £72,813 £62,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £75,625 " "
North West median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year +14.29% +20.00% -12.50%

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 503 659 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.51% 13.63% 15.58%
Number of salaries quoted 415 491 738
10th Percentile £35,950 £27,500 £25,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £34,846 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £78,250 £70,000 £78,750
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenStack in Manchester

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing OpenStack in Manchester.

Salary trend for OpenStack in Manchester

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing OpenStack in Manchester over the 6 months to 16 April 2021.

Salary histogram for OpenStack in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2021, IT jobs citing OpenStack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 14 (87.50%) DevOps
2 9 (56.25%) Ansible
2 9 (56.25%) Python
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 7 (43.75%) Kubernetes
4 7 (43.75%) Coaching
4 7 (43.75%) Puppet
5 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (37.50%) REST
5 6 (37.50%) Docker
5 6 (37.50%) OpenShift
5 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (37.50%) Linux
5 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
6 5 (31.25%) Project Delivery
7 4 (25.00%) HTML
7 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (25.00%) CSS
7 4 (25.00%) OOP
7 4 (25.00%) OO
7 4 (25.00%) KVM
7 4 (25.00%) Node.js
7 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (25.00%) Flask
7 4 (25.00%) High Availability
7 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
7 4 (25.00%) Django
7 4 (25.00%) Azure
7 4 (25.00%) AWS

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 3 (18.75%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (18.75%) CloudStack
1 3 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (18.75%) IIS
1 3 (18.75%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) OpenShift
2 4 (25.00%) AWS
2 4 (25.00%) Azure
3 3 (18.75%) Amazon ECS
3 3 (18.75%) Amazon EKS
3 3 (18.75%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (18.75%) Datadog
3 3 (18.75%) GCP
3 3 (18.75%) npm
3 3 (18.75%) Pulumi
3 3 (18.75%) Serverless
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (6.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
1 3 (18.75%) VLAN
2 2 (12.50%) 5G
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
2 3 (18.75%) MariaDB
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (18.75%) Redis
3 1 (6.25%) Big Data
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) GitLab
1 3 (18.75%) Gradle
1 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
1 3 (18.75%) Maven
1 3 (18.75%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Automation Developer
2 3 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Platform Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Python Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Python Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Python Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) REST
2 4 (25.00%) CSS
2 4 (25.00%) Django
2 4 (25.00%) Flask
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) Node.js
3 3 (18.75%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (18.75%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (18.75%) React
3 3 (18.75%) Spring Boot
4 1 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Thrift
4 1 (6.25%) GraphQL
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (18.75%) Hybrid Cloud
1 3 (18.75%) Private Cloud
2 2 (12.50%) Public Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Unix
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) DevOps
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) Coaching
4 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 5 (31.25%) Project Delivery
6 4 (25.00%) High Availability
6 4 (25.00%) OO
6 4 (25.00%) OOP
7 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
7 3 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (18.75%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure as Code
7 3 (18.75%) Server Management
7 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
7 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
7 3 (18.75%) Validation
8 2 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Python
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
3 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) C
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CCIE
1 2 (12.50%) CCNA
1 2 (12.50%) CCNP
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) GRC
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Docker
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) Ansible
2 7 (43.75%) Kubernetes
2 7 (43.75%) Puppet
3 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (18.75%) Prometheus
4 3 (18.75%) Terraform
5 1 (6.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) VMware
2 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) BiZZdesign
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Juniper
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Sparx