Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 149 146
Rank change year-on-year +17 -3 0
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 5 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.24% 0.30% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.39% 1.69% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 5
Wales median annual salary £50,000 £41,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% +10.00% +7.14%
UK median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +9.52%

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 Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 361 474 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 17.38% 17.92% 13.53%
Number of salaries quoted 333 418 307
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +10.29% -2.86%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £53,750 £46,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Wales -12 5 £50,000 +33.33%
OpenStack
UK

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wales region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Ant
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon SQS
1 5 (100.00%) Route 53
1 5 (100.00%) IaaS
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 5 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 5 (100.00%) AWS OpsWorks

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon SQS
1 5 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 5 (100.00%) AWS OpsWorks
1 5 (100.00%) IaaS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Route 53
1 5 (100.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 5 (100.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Ant
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Cloud Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
1 5 (100.00%) Private Cloud
1 5 (100.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) VMware