The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
England / South West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 208 198
Rank change year-on-year +8 -10  
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 36 32 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.69% 0.62% 0.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.96% 2.63% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 32 31 29
Median salary £52,500 £65,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.23% -13.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% -  

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 the South West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 910 1218 1359
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 17.40% 23.59% 22.66%
Number of salaries quoted 763 1006 1163
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

OpenStack
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for OpenStack in the South West

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenStack in the South West over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for OpenStack in the South West

OpenStack
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -28 17 £60,000 -7.69% 3
Gloucestershire +13 13 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Somerset -3 4 £45,000 -28.00%
Wiltshire +6 2 £58,750 +56.66% 1
OpenStack
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South West region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 56 (74.67%) Puppet
2 55 (73.33%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 48 (64.00%) Opscode Chef
5 47 (62.67%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (61.33%) Ansible
6 46 (61.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 42 (56.00%) NoSQL
7 42 (56.00%) MySQL
8 38 (50.67%) Oracle
9 35 (46.67%) TDD
10 34 (45.33%) WebSphere
11 33 (44.00%) WebLogic
11 33 (44.00%) Java
11 33 (44.00%) OO
11 33 (44.00%) PostgreSQL
12 32 (42.67%) Tomcat
13 31 (41.33%) Linux
14 30 (40.00%) DevOps
15 28 (37.33%) Python
16 25 (33.33%) VMware
17 24 (32.00%) Scrum
17 24 (32.00%) JBoss
17 24 (32.00%) Jenkins
17 24 (32.00%) MongoDB
18 20 (26.67%) RUP
18 20 (26.67%) DSDM
19 19 (25.33%) Mentoring
20 18 (24.00%) Salt
20 18 (24.00%) Redis

OpenStack
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 34 (45.33%) WebSphere
2 33 (44.00%) WebLogic
3 32 (42.67%) Tomcat
4 24 (32.00%) JBoss
5 16 (21.33%) Apache Solr
5 16 (21.33%) Jetty
6 15 (20.00%) Apache Spark
6 15 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (12.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (6.67%) CloudStack
9 3 (4.00%) Apache
9 3 (4.00%) nginx
10 1 (1.33%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (1.33%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 7 (9.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 55 (73.33%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (61.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (10.67%) GitHub
4 5 (6.67%) IaaS
5 1 (1.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.33%) Firewall
2 3 (4.00%) HTTP
3 2 (2.67%) SNMP
3 2 (2.67%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.33%) DNS
4 1 (1.33%) SSL
4 1 (1.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (56.00%) MySQL
1 42 (56.00%) NoSQL
2 33 (44.00%) PostgreSQL
3 24 (32.00%) MongoDB
4 18 (24.00%) Redis
4 18 (24.00%) Riak
5 16 (21.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 16 (21.33%) Big Data
5 16 (21.33%) Hadoop
6 15 (20.00%) Couchbase
6 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (9.33%) MariaDB
8 2 (2.67%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 24 (32.00%) Jenkins
2 14 (18.67%) NUnit
3 13 (17.33%) MSTest
4 12 (16.00%) Git (software)
5 11 (14.67%) TeamCity
6 8 (10.67%) Bitbucket
7 7 (9.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (6.67%) Ant
8 5 (6.67%) Maven
8 5 (6.67%) Subversion
9 2 (2.67%) GitLab
9 2 (2.67%) Travis CI
10 1 (1.33%) JIRA
10 1 (1.33%) Mercurial
10 1 (1.33%) Moq
10 1 (1.33%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (1.33%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 12 (16.00%) Finance
2 12 (16.00%) Retail
3 9 (12.00%) Banking
3 9 (12.00%) Marketing
4 7 (9.33%) Electronics
4 7 (9.33%) Manufacturing
5 5 (6.67%) Games
6 3 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 34 (45.33%) Developer
2 31 (41.33%) Java Developer
3 22 (29.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (24.00%) Senior Developer
5 16 (21.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 13 (17.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 10 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (12.00%) Administrator
8 9 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
8 9 (12.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 9 (12.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 9 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (9.33%) DevOps Administrator
9 7 (9.33%) DevOps Systems Engineer
9 7 (9.33%) Linux DevOps Administrator
9 7 (9.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 7 (9.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 7 (9.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.67%) AngularJS
2 16 (21.33%) Lucene
2 16 (21.33%) React
3 15 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
4 9 (12.00%) .NET
5 3 (4.00%) LAMP
5 3 (4.00%) SOAP
6 2 (2.67%) OpenDaylight
7 1 (1.33%) CSS
7 1 (1.33%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.33%) HTML
7 1 (1.33%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (1.33%) NHibernate
7 1 (1.33%) WCF
7 1 (1.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (4.00%) Cybercrime
4 2 (2.67%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.33%) Blog
5 1 (1.33%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 31 (41.33%) Linux
2 12 (16.00%) Windows
3 11 (14.67%) Android
3 11 (14.67%) Apple iOS
4 8 (10.67%) CentOS
4 8 (10.67%) Unix
5 6 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.00%) Debian
6 3 (4.00%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.33%) Fedora
7 1 (1.33%) SUSE
7 1 (1.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 47 (62.67%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (46.67%) TDD
4 33 (44.00%) OO
5 30 (40.00%) DevOps
6 24 (32.00%) Scrum
7 20 (26.67%) DSDM
7 20 (26.67%) RUP
8 19 (25.33%) Mentoring
9 18 (24.00%) Kanban
9 18 (24.00%) Web Development
10 15 (20.00%) Coaching
10 15 (20.00%) Concurrent Programming
10 15 (20.00%) Multithreading
10 15 (20.00%) UML
11 13 (17.33%) Configuration Management
12 12 (16.00%) ITIL
13 11 (14.67%) Mobile Development
14 9 (12.00%) Software Delivery
15 7 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 33 (44.00%) Java
2 28 (37.33%) Python
3 17 (22.67%) Perl
4 15 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 15 (20.00%) SQL
5 13 (17.33%) Ruby
6 7 (9.33%) Go
6 7 (9.33%) PowerShell
7 6 (8.00%) C
7 6 (8.00%) C#
7 6 (8.00%) PHP
8 5 (6.67%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.67%) Degree
3 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (22.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.33%) Xen
3 6 (8.00%) Docker
3 6 (8.00%) vSphere
4 5 (6.67%) XenServer
5 3 (4.00%) KVM
6 2 (2.67%) Corosync
6 2 (2.67%) vCloud
7 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.33%) RHEV
7 1 (1.33%) Snort
7 1 (1.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 56 (74.67%) Puppet
2 48 (64.00%) Opscode Chef
3 46 (61.33%) Ansible
4 18 (24.00%) Salt
5 15 (20.00%) Kibana
5 15 (20.00%) logstash
6 5 (6.67%) Cobbler
6 5 (6.67%) Terraform
6 5 (6.67%) Tivoli
7 3 (4.00%) HAProxy
8 2 (2.67%) CFEngine
8 2 (2.67%) Ganeti
8 2 (2.67%) Kubernetes
8 2 (2.67%) Linux-HA
8 2 (2.67%) Marathon
8 2 (2.67%) Mesos
8 2 (2.67%) Nagios
8 2 (2.67%) Pacemaker
8 2 (2.67%) ZABBIX
9 1 (1.33%) Rancher
Vendors
1 38 (50.67%) Oracle
2 25 (33.33%) VMware
3 13 (17.33%) Red Hat
4 7 (9.33%) SAP
5 6 (8.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (6.67%) EnterpriseDB
6 5 (6.67%) Rackspace
6 5 (6.67%) SaltStack
7 3 (4.00%) Atlassian
7 3 (4.00%) Cisco
7 3 (4.00%) HP
8 2 (2.67%) Juniper
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £66000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson Government & Defence
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
UKCloud
Salary: Competitive Rates / Negotiable - Pension, Healthcare, Life Cover, Bonu
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Cirencester
aap3
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago