Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 167 133
Rank change year-on-year +36 -34 +76
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 26 25 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.12% 0.72% 1.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.99% 3.74% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 93
Reading median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +22.91% -16.36%
10th Percentile £33,375 £43,850 £37,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £79,250 £60,000
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £44,875
% change year-on-year -11.11% +50.42% -16.12%

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 Reading with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 372 668 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 16.02% 19.28% 17.35%
Number of salaries quoted 323 575 650
Reading median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +11.76%

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenStack in Reading over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OpenStack in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 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 Reading region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 24 (92.31%) Linux
1 24 (92.31%) Amazon AWS
1 24 (92.31%) Docker
2 23 (88.46%) Kubernetes
3 20 (76.92%) DevOps
4 19 (73.08%) TCP/IP
4 19 (73.08%) VMware
5 17 (65.38%) Degree
5 17 (65.38%) Internet
5 17 (65.38%) Data Centre
6 14 (53.85%) Private Cloud
6 14 (53.85%) HTTP
7 13 (50.00%) VPN
7 13 (50.00%) SSL
7 13 (50.00%) Identity Management
7 13 (50.00%) IPsec
7 13 (50.00%) API Integration
7 13 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
8 12 (46.15%) Python
9 10 (38.46%) SQL
9 10 (38.46%) CentOS
9 10 (38.46%) Ubuntu
9 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (38.46%) Bash Shell
10 9 (34.62%) Puppet
10 9 (34.62%) NoSQL
10 9 (34.62%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (30.77%) Ansible
12 7 (26.92%) SaaS
12 7 (26.92%) Perl

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 13 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (19.23%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (92.31%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (26.92%) SaaS
4 5 (19.23%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (15.38%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (15.38%) GitHub
6 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (3.85%) IaaS
6 1 (3.85%) OpenShift
6 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (73.08%) TCP/IP
2 17 (65.38%) Internet
3 14 (53.85%) HTTP
4 13 (50.00%) IPsec
4 13 (50.00%) SSL
4 13 (50.00%) VPN
5 6 (23.08%) DHCP
5 6 (23.08%) DNS
6 4 (15.38%) BGP
6 4 (15.38%) EIGRP
6 4 (15.38%) Firewall
6 4 (15.38%) MPLS
6 4 (15.38%) OSPF
6 4 (15.38%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) NoSQL
2 5 (19.23%) Redis
3 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.85%) Impala
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Ant
1 4 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 4 (15.38%) GitLab
1 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 4 (15.38%) Maven
1 4 (15.38%) Subversion
1 4 (15.38%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Cloud Engineer
2 13 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 13 (50.00%) Linux Support
2 13 (50.00%) Linux Support Engineer
2 13 (50.00%) Platform Engineer
2 13 (50.00%) Platform Support Engineer
2 13 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Data Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) REST
1 5 (19.23%) Web Services
2 4 (15.38%) JSON
3 2 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (3.85%) Angular 2
4 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.85%) CSS
4 1 (3.85%) HTML5
4 1 (3.85%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) Data Centre
2 14 (53.85%) Private Cloud
3 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (15.38%) Client/Server
3 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 4 (15.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Linux
2 10 (38.46%) CentOS
2 10 (38.46%) Ubuntu
3 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (19.23%) Unix
4 4 (15.38%) Windows
5 1 (3.85%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) DevOps
2 13 (50.00%) API Integration
2 13 (50.00%) Identity Management
3 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
3 5 (19.23%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (19.23%) Load Balancing
3 5 (19.23%) Open Source
3 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
4 4 (15.38%) BDD
4 4 (15.38%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (15.38%) High Availability
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL
4 4 (15.38%) Mathematics
4 4 (15.38%) Microservices
4 4 (15.38%) Performance Optimisation
4 4 (15.38%) Release Automation
4 4 (15.38%) Task Automation
4 4 (15.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) Python
2 10 (38.46%) Bash Shell
2 10 (38.46%) SQL
3 7 (26.92%) Perl
4 6 (23.08%) Java
5 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
6 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
6 4 (15.38%) Scala
7 2 (7.69%) C
8 1 (3.85%) C++
8 1 (3.85%) Go
8 1 (3.85%) R
8 1 (3.85%) Ruby
8 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 24 (92.31%) Docker
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (23.08%) vSphere
3 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 4 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.85%) KVM
Systems Management
1 23 (88.46%) Kubernetes
2 9 (34.62%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (34.62%) Puppet
3 8 (30.77%) Ansible
4 4 (15.38%) Nagios
4 4 (15.38%) Salt
4 4 (15.38%) Terraform
5 1 (3.85%) CloudForms
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) VMware
2 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 4 (15.38%) AppDynamics
3 4 (15.38%) Citrix
3 4 (15.38%) New Relic
3 4 (15.38%) Rackspace
4 2 (7.69%) SaltStack
5 1 (3.85%) Google
5 1 (3.85%) MicroStrategy