Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 228 259
Rank change year-on-year +4 +31 +32
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 36 52 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.54% 0.68% 0.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.39% 4.40% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36 48 19
West Yorkshire median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.18% +6.25% -11.11%
Yorkshire median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +41.18% - -5.56%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1061 1181 1828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 15.82% 15.52% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 920 1010 1400
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £59,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenStack in West Yorkshire

OpenStack
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for OpenStack in West Yorkshire

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenStack in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OpenStack in West Yorkshire

OpenStack
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Leeds -7 36 £60,000 +41.18% 3
OpenStack
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 33 (91.67%) Python
1 33 (91.67%) Puppet
1 33 (91.67%) Opscode Chef
2 32 (88.89%) Linux
3 31 (86.11%) DevOps
4 28 (77.78%) Ruby
5 27 (75.00%) Bash Shell
6 25 (69.44%) Xen
7 24 (66.67%) Configuration Management
8 22 (61.11%) SQL
8 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (55.56%) CloudStack
9 20 (55.56%) Cobbler
9 20 (55.56%) vSphere
9 20 (55.56%) Unix
10 19 (52.78%) RUP
10 19 (52.78%) Oracle
10 19 (52.78%) DSDM
10 19 (52.78%) Tivoli
10 19 (52.78%) Shell Script
10 19 (52.78%) XenServer
10 19 (52.78%) EnterpriseDB
10 19 (52.78%) Scrum
10 19 (52.78%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (38.89%) Ansible
12 9 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
13 8 (22.22%) Internet
13 8 (22.22%) Red Hat
14 7 (19.44%) KVM
14 7 (19.44%) Windows

OpenStack
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 20 (55.56%) CloudStack
2 2 (5.56%) IIS
2 2 (5.56%) Jetty
2 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.33%) IaaS
4 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) Internet
2 4 (11.11%) Firewall
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (5.56%) DHCP
3 2 (5.56%) DMZ
3 2 (5.56%) DNS
3 2 (5.56%) HTTP
3 2 (5.56%) SMTP
3 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) MySQL
1 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.78%) Gradle
3 1 (2.78%) Maven
3 1 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.78%) Travis CI
3 1 (2.78%) Wercker
General
1 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (80.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (58.33%) Platform Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 6 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Site Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
1 2 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (2.78%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (5.56%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 32 (88.89%) Linux
2 20 (55.56%) Unix
3 7 (19.44%) Windows
4 6 (16.67%) Debian
4 6 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (86.11%) DevOps
2 24 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (52.78%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (52.78%) DSDM
4 19 (52.78%) RUP
4 19 (52.78%) Scrum
5 3 (8.33%) Change Management
6 2 (5.56%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.56%) Coaching
6 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.56%) ITIL
6 2 (5.56%) Network Virtualisation
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.56%) SDLC
6 2 (5.56%) Software Delivery
7 1 (2.78%) Open Source
7 1 (2.78%) Presales
7 1 (2.78%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 33 (91.67%) Python
2 28 (77.78%) Ruby
3 27 (75.00%) Bash Shell
4 22 (61.11%) SQL
5 19 (52.78%) Shell Script
6 7 (19.44%) PowerShell
7 6 (16.67%) Perl
8 3 (8.33%) Bourne shell
8 3 (8.33%) Java
9 2 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (69.44%) Xen
2 20 (55.56%) vSphere
3 19 (52.78%) XenServer
4 7 (19.44%) KVM
5 2 (5.56%) Docker
6 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 33 (91.67%) Opscode Chef
1 33 (91.67%) Puppet
2 20 (55.56%) Cobbler
3 19 (52.78%) Tivoli
4 14 (38.89%) Ansible
5 3 (8.33%) Nagios
5 3 (8.33%) OpenNMS
5 3 (8.33%) ZABBIX
6 2 (5.56%) Kubernetes
6 2 (5.56%) Rancher
7 1 (2.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) EnterpriseDB
1 19 (52.78%) Oracle
2 8 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 5 (13.89%) Rackspace
4 4 (11.11%) SaltStack
5 2 (5.56%) Atlassian
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco
6 1 (2.78%) VMware