Period
to 21 September 2020

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 21 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 64 147 123
Rank change year-on-year +83 -24 +10
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 4 11 24
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Reading 0.64% 0.46% 1.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.48% 2.58% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 19
Median annual salary £35,000 £75,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -53.33% +36.36% -8.33%
10th Percentile £31,625 £63,625 £41,400
90th Percentile £36,750 £75,875 £75,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £56,000
% change year-on-year -17.39% +2.68% -6.67%

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 73 426 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 11.76% 17.68% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 62 364 364
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £83,750 £75,000
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +1.52%

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenStack in Reading

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for OpenStack in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 September 2020, 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 Reading region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) LAMP
1 4 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix Hypervisor
1 4 (100.00%) CloudStack
1 4 (100.00%) KVM
2 3 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) SQL

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 4 (100.00%) CloudStack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Support
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix Hypervisor
1 4 (100.00%) KVM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat