Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 275 285 305
Rank change year-on-year +10 +20 +46
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 39 54 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.40% 0.49% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.56% 3.08% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 39 50 30
Yorkshire median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.18% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £60,500 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +7.48%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1526 1754 2562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.73% 15.82% 19.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1310 1494 2038
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenStack in Yorkshire

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for OpenStack in Yorkshire

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

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

Salary histogram for OpenStack in Yorkshire

OpenStack
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the 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
West Yorkshire +4 36 £60,000 +41.18% 3
South Yorkshire +21 2 £42,500 +22.30%
North Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
OpenStack
England

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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 35 (89.74%) Python
1 35 (89.74%) Linux
1 35 (89.74%) Puppet
1 35 (89.74%) Opscode Chef
2 33 (84.62%) DevOps
3 30 (76.92%) Ruby
4 29 (74.36%) Bash Shell
5 27 (69.23%) Xen
6 25 (64.10%) Configuration Management
7 24 (61.54%) SQL
8 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (53.85%) CloudStack
9 21 (53.85%) vSphere
9 21 (53.85%) Cobbler
9 21 (53.85%) Oracle
9 21 (53.85%) Unix
10 20 (51.28%) RUP
10 20 (51.28%) DSDM
10 20 (51.28%) Scrum
10 20 (51.28%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (51.28%) Tivoli
10 20 (51.28%) Shell Script
10 20 (51.28%) XenServer
10 20 (51.28%) EnterpriseDB
11 15 (38.46%) Ansible
12 11 (28.21%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (23.08%) Red Hat
14 8 (20.51%) Internet
14 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (20.51%) KVM

OpenStack
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 21 (53.85%) CloudStack
2 2 (5.13%) IIS
2 2 (5.13%) Jetty
2 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.56%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.21%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.69%) IaaS
4 2 (5.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) Internet
2 4 (10.26%) Firewall
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (5.13%) DHCP
3 2 (5.13%) DMZ
3 2 (5.13%) DNS
3 2 (5.13%) HTTP
3 2 (5.13%) SMTP
3 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.56%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (2.56%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) MySQL
1 4 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.56%) OpenStack Swift
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.56%) Gradle
3 1 (2.56%) Maven
3 1 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.56%) Travis CI
3 1 (2.56%) Wercker
General
1 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (79.49%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (56.41%) Platform Engineer
3 9 (23.08%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 9 (23.08%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (23.08%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 6 (15.38%) Automation Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (5.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Site Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
1 2 (5.13%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (5.13%) Middleware
2 1 (2.56%) CSS
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) LAMP
2 1 (2.56%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (2.56%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (5.13%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 35 (89.74%) Linux
2 21 (53.85%) Unix
3 7 (17.95%) Debian
3 7 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (17.95%) Windows
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (84.62%) DevOps
2 25 (64.10%) Configuration Management
3 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (51.28%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (51.28%) DSDM
4 20 (51.28%) RUP
4 20 (51.28%) Scrum
5 3 (7.69%) Change Management
5 3 (7.69%) Open Source
6 2 (5.13%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.13%) Coaching
6 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.13%) ITIL
6 2 (5.13%) Network Virtualisation
6 2 (5.13%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.13%) SDLC
6 2 (5.13%) Software Delivery
7 1 (2.56%) Migration
7 1 (2.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (89.74%) Python
2 30 (76.92%) Ruby
3 29 (74.36%) Bash Shell
4 24 (61.54%) SQL
5 20 (51.28%) Shell Script
6 7 (17.95%) Perl
6 7 (17.95%) PowerShell
7 3 (7.69%) Bourne shell
7 3 (7.69%) Java
8 2 (5.13%) C#
9 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.56%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (69.23%) Xen
2 21 (53.85%) vSphere
3 20 (51.28%) XenServer
4 8 (20.51%) KVM
5 3 (7.69%) Docker
6 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.56%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 35 (89.74%) Opscode Chef
1 35 (89.74%) Puppet
2 21 (53.85%) Cobbler
3 20 (51.28%) Tivoli
4 15 (38.46%) Ansible
5 4 (10.26%) Nagios
6 3 (7.69%) OpenNMS
6 3 (7.69%) ZABBIX
7 2 (5.13%) Kubernetes
7 2 (5.13%) Rancher
8 1 (2.56%) HAProxy
8 1 (2.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) Oracle
2 20 (51.28%) EnterpriseDB
3 9 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 5 (12.82%) Rackspace
5 4 (10.26%) SaltStack
6 3 (7.69%) Atlassian
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco
7 2 (5.13%) VMware
8 1 (2.56%) EMC
8 1 (2.56%) HP
8 1 (2.56%) NetApp