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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OpenStack
England / South West
Rank 193 206 221
Rank change year-on-year +13 +15  
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 39 47 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.78% 0.80% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.27% 3.25% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 30 43 16
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +34.14%  
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 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 913 1444 1281
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 18.18% 24.57% 21.40%
Number of salaries quoted 772 1231 1104
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 26 March 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 26 March 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 -5 25 £55,000 -15.38% 7
Gloucestershire +6 7 £50,000 +33.33%
Somerset -1 7 £72,000 +30.90% 1
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 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 South West region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 56 (75.68%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (72.97%) Puppet
2 54 (72.97%) Continuous Integration
2 54 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (68.92%) Opscode Chef
4 49 (66.22%) Ansible
5 47 (63.51%) Microsoft Azure
6 46 (62.16%) Oracle
7 45 (60.81%) MySQL
7 45 (60.81%) Java
7 45 (60.81%) NoSQL
8 44 (59.46%) TDD
9 43 (58.11%) WebSphere
9 43 (58.11%) PostgreSQL
9 43 (58.11%) WebLogic
9 43 (58.11%) OO
10 42 (56.76%) Tomcat
11 39 (52.70%) JBoss
11 39 (52.70%) Scrum
12 36 (48.65%) Mentoring
13 35 (47.30%) Salt
13 35 (47.30%) Web Development
13 35 (47.30%) DSDM
13 35 (47.30%) RUP
14 34 (45.95%) MongoDB
14 34 (45.95%) Kanban
15 33 (44.59%) Python
16 32 (43.24%) AngularJS
16 32 (43.24%) Redis
16 32 (43.24%) Riak

OpenStack
Top Related 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 43 (58.11%) WebLogic
1 43 (58.11%) WebSphere
2 42 (56.76%) Tomcat
3 39 (52.70%) JBoss
4 31 (41.89%) Apache Solr
4 31 (41.89%) Apache Spark
4 31 (41.89%) Elasticsearch
4 31 (41.89%) Jetty
5 14 (18.92%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (5.41%) CloudStack
7 2 (2.70%) Apache
7 2 (2.70%) nginx
8 1 (1.35%) Confluence
8 1 (1.35%) Mule
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 56 (75.68%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (63.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.05%) GitHub
3 3 (4.05%) IaaS
3 3 (4.05%) PaaS
4 1 (1.35%) Bluemix
4 1 (1.35%) Heroku
4 1 (1.35%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.76%) Firewall
2 4 (5.41%) HTTP
3 3 (4.05%) Network Security
4 2 (2.70%) DNS
4 2 (2.70%) SSL
5 1 (1.35%) BGP
5 1 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.35%) DMVPN
5 1 (1.35%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.35%) GLBP
5 1 (1.35%) HSRP
5 1 (1.35%) ICMP
5 1 (1.35%) MPLS
5 1 (1.35%) OpenFlow
5 1 (1.35%) OSPF
5 1 (1.35%) SNMP
5 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.35%) Telnet
5 1 (1.35%) VPN
5 1 (1.35%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (60.81%) MySQL
1 45 (60.81%) NoSQL
2 43 (58.11%) PostgreSQL
3 34 (45.95%) MongoDB
4 32 (43.24%) Redis
4 32 (43.24%) Riak
5 31 (41.89%) Apache Cassandra
5 31 (41.89%) Big Data
5 31 (41.89%) Couchbase
5 31 (41.89%) Hadoop
5 31 (41.89%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.70%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.35%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 15 (20.27%) Jenkins
2 13 (17.57%) Git (software)
3 8 (10.81%) MSTest
3 8 (10.81%) NUnit
4 6 (8.11%) TeamCity
5 4 (5.41%) Subversion
6 3 (4.05%) Bitbucket
6 3 (4.05%) Mercurial
7 2 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.70%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.35%) GitLab
8 1 (1.35%) GoCD
8 1 (1.35%) JIRA
8 1 (1.35%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.35%) Vagrant
General
1 24 (32.43%) Banking
1 24 (32.43%) Retail
2 5 (6.76%) Advertising
2 5 (6.76%) Games
3 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.70%) Finance
4 2 (2.70%) Marketing
5 1 (1.35%) Electronics
5 1 (1.35%) Front Office
5 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (59.46%) Developer
2 31 (41.89%) Java Developer
3 23 (31.08%) Senior Developer
4 14 (18.92%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (14.86%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (14.86%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (10.81%) Software Developer
7 7 (9.46%) C# Developer
8 6 (8.11%) .NET Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Architect
8 6 (8.11%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (5.41%) Administrator
10 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (5.41%) Java Architect
10 4 (5.41%) Junior
10 4 (5.41%) Linux Administrator
10 4 (5.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 4 (5.41%) Senior Full Stack Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (43.24%) AngularJS
2 31 (41.89%) Elastic Stack
2 31 (41.89%) Lucene
2 31 (41.89%) React
3 12 (16.22%) .NET
4 5 (6.76%) LAMP
5 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (4.05%) OpenDaylight
6 3 (4.05%) SOAP
7 2 (2.70%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.35%) Angular 2
8 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.35%) CSS
8 1 (1.35%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (1.35%) Node.js
8 1 (1.35%) Sphinx
8 1 (1.35%) Spring
8 1 (1.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.35%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (12.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (6.76%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.05%) Cybercrime
4 3 (4.05%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.35%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (1.35%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.73%) Android
1 22 (29.73%) Apple iOS
2 16 (21.62%) Linux
3 10 (13.51%) Windows
4 7 (9.46%) CentOS
5 5 (6.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.41%) Unix
7 3 (4.05%) Windows Server
7 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.70%) Debian
8 2 (2.70%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.35%) Fedora
9 1 (1.35%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
1 54 (72.97%) Continuous Integration
2 44 (59.46%) TDD
3 43 (58.11%) OO
4 39 (52.70%) Scrum
5 36 (48.65%) Mentoring
6 35 (47.30%) DSDM
6 35 (47.30%) RUP
6 35 (47.30%) Web Development
7 34 (45.95%) Kanban
8 31 (41.89%) Coaching
8 31 (41.89%) Concurrent Programming
8 31 (41.89%) Multithreading
8 31 (41.89%) UML
9 25 (33.78%) Software Delivery
10 24 (32.43%) Mobile Development
11 18 (24.32%) DevOps
12 10 (13.51%) Waterfall
13 9 (12.16%) SOA
14 8 (10.81%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 45 (60.81%) Java
2 33 (44.59%) Python
3 30 (40.54%) Bash Shell
4 22 (29.73%) Perl
5 19 (25.68%) C#
5 19 (25.68%) Go
6 7 (9.46%) PHP
6 7 (9.46%) SQL
7 6 (8.11%) Ruby
8 4 (5.41%) C
8 4 (5.41%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.35%) Groovy
10 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.35%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (9.46%) DV Cleared
1 7 (9.46%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.76%) Degree
3 1 (1.35%) CCDP
3 1 (1.35%) CCIE
3 1 (1.35%) CCNP
3 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.35%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.05%) HIPAA
2 3 (4.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (20.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.11%) vSphere
3 5 (6.76%) Xen
4 4 (5.41%) Docker
4 4 (5.41%) XenServer
5 3 (4.05%) Ceph
6 2 (2.70%) KVM
6 2 (2.70%) vCloud
7 1 (1.35%) Corosync
7 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.35%) RHEV
7 1 (1.35%) Snort
7 1 (1.35%) Squid
Systems Management
1 54 (72.97%) Puppet
2 51 (68.92%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (66.22%) Ansible
4 35 (47.30%) Salt
5 31 (41.89%) Kibana
5 31 (41.89%) logstash
6 4 (5.41%) Cobbler
6 4 (5.41%) Terraform
6 4 (5.41%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.70%) HAProxy
7 2 (2.70%) Kubernetes
7 2 (2.70%) Nagios
7 2 (2.70%) Rancher
8 1 (1.35%) CFEngine
8 1 (1.35%) Ganeti
8 1 (1.35%) Linux-HA
8 1 (1.35%) Marathon
8 1 (1.35%) Mesos
8 1 (1.35%) Pacemaker
8 1 (1.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 46 (62.16%) Oracle
2 18 (24.32%) VMware
3 11 (14.86%) Red Hat
4 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.41%) EnterpriseDB
6 3 (4.05%) Atlassian
6 3 (4.05%) HP
6 3 (4.05%) Intel
7 2 (2.70%) Cisco
7 2 (2.70%) Juniper
8 1 (1.35%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.35%) SAP
8 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds
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