The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
UK > Wales
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 81 108
Rank change year-on-year -10 +27  
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 1 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.10% 1.13% 0.070%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.70% 6.25% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 0
Wales median annual salary £41,500 £46,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.27% -  
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  

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 Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 142 240 187
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 14.26% 18.11% 13.13%
Number of salaries quoted 200 345 326
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% +23.33%  
10th Percentile £22,950 £24,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £54,080 £47,000 £50,150
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenStack in Wales

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for OpenStack in Wales

OpenStack
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 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
South Wales +5 1 £41,500 -10.27%
OpenStack
UK

For the 6 months to 29 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 Wales region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Line Management
2 3 (75.00%) Private Cloud
2 3 (75.00%) Terraform
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) SaaS
2 3 (75.00%) PaaS
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) IaaS
2 3 (75.00%) Docker
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Mac OS
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) nginx
2 3 (75.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) OpenBSD
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows

OpenStack
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss
2 3 (75.00%) nginx
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) IaaS
2 3 (75.00%) PaaS
2 3 (75.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Mac OS
2 3 (75.00%) OpenBSD
2 3 (75.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) Line Management
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Docker
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) VMware