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

OpenStack
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 87 143
Rank change year-on-year -11 +56  
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 8 53 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.64% 2.71% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.38% 14.89% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 52 1
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -24.13%  
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 Reading with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 237 356 381
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 19.04% 18.20% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 170 323 319
Median salary £44,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for OpenStack in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 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 Reading region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 14 (70.00%) VMware
2 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 12 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 10 (50.00%) Docker
3 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (45.00%) HTTP
4 9 (45.00%) Private Cloud
5 8 (40.00%) Presales
5 8 (40.00%) Python
5 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (35.00%) Degree
6 7 (35.00%) VPN
6 7 (35.00%) DevOps
6 7 (35.00%) Kubernetes
7 6 (30.00%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (30.00%) SSL
7 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (30.00%) Identity Management
7 6 (30.00%) IPsec
7 6 (30.00%) Internet
7 6 (30.00%) Blog
7 6 (30.00%) Customer Engagement
8 5 (25.00%) PaaS
8 5 (25.00%) Open Source
8 5 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (25.00%) HP
8 5 (25.00%) Unix
9 4 (20.00%) Java
9 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 4 (20.00%) MPLS

OpenStack
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (30.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (15.00%) Apache
2 3 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (15.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (25.00%) PaaS
3 3 (15.00%) IaaS
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) HTTP
2 7 (35.00%) VPN
3 6 (30.00%) Internet
3 6 (30.00%) IPsec
3 6 (30.00%) SSL
3 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (20.00%) MPLS
5 3 (15.00%) 802.11
5 3 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (15.00%) IPv4
5 3 (15.00%) IPv6
5 3 (15.00%) LAN
5 3 (15.00%) Network Security
5 3 (15.00%) Software-Defined Networking
5 3 (15.00%) Wireless
5 3 (15.00%) WLAN
6 1 (5.00%) BGP
6 1 (5.00%) Broadband
6 1 (5.00%) OSPF
6 1 (5.00%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (15.00%) Big Data
1 3 (15.00%) DB2
1 3 (15.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
1 3 (15.00%) Redis
1 3 (15.00%) Riak
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Bugzilla
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (15.00%) JIRA
1 3 (15.00%) Selenium
1 3 (15.00%) Subversion
1 3 (15.00%) Trac
General
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Advertising
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Platform Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Platform Support Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Big Data Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Data Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Data Centre Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Network Systems Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Open Source Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Presales Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Presales Network Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) 802.1X
1 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
1 3 (15.00%) JSON
1 3 (15.00%) Kafka
1 3 (15.00%) REST
1 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (15.00%) WebSockets
1 3 (15.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) OpenDaylight
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (45.00%) Private Cloud
3 6 (30.00%) Blog
4 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (20.00%) Public Cloud
5 3 (15.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (15.00%) PKI
6 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
6 1 (5.00%) iPad
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Unix
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Presales
2 7 (35.00%) DevOps
3 6 (30.00%) Customer Engagement
3 6 (30.00%) Identity Management
4 5 (25.00%) Open Source
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (15.00%) CRM
5 3 (15.00%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (15.00%) Defensive Programming
5 3 (15.00%) ERP
5 3 (15.00%) High Availability
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 3 (15.00%) Logistics
5 3 (15.00%) Memory Management
5 3 (15.00%) Migration
5 3 (15.00%) Open Source Development
5 3 (15.00%) SOA
5 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (15.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Python
2 4 (20.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) Tcl
4 1 (5.00%) Go
4 1 (5.00%) Perl
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) CEH
3 1 (5.00%) OSCP
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Docker
2 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (15.00%) HDFS
3 3 (15.00%) KVM
3 3 (15.00%) VirtualBox
4 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (15.00%) Ambari
2 3 (15.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (15.00%) Kibana
3 1 (5.00%) Ansible
3 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) VMware
2 5 (25.00%) HP
3 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (15.00%) EMC
4 3 (15.00%) NetApp
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco
5 2 (10.00%) Huawei
5 2 (10.00%) Juniper
6 1 (5.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.00%) Ericsson
6 1 (5.00%) F5
6 1 (5.00%) IBM
6 1 (5.00%) NetCracker
6 1 (5.00%) Nokia
6 1 (5.00%) Rackspace
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