The table below looks at the statistics for Rackspace Cloud skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace Cloud over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rackspace Cloud
Rank 304 352 328
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -24
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace Cloud 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.010% 0.031% 0.017%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.14% 0.54% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 - £40,000
Rackspace Cloud
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Cloud Services Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
728 742 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.20% 5.69% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 628 621 414
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

Rackspace Cloud
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Rackspace Cloud across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Rackspace Cloud Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Rackspace Cloud
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Rackspace Cloud across the City of London region.

Rackspace Cloud Salary Trend in the City of London

Rackspace Cloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Rackspace Cloud also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Rackspace Cloud.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Rackspace
3 1 (33.33%) GitHub
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Yahoo!
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) MVC

Rackspace Cloud
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Rackspace Cloud also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Rackspace Cloud. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) GitHub
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Agile .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Agile C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Rackspace
2 1 (33.33%) Yahoo!
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) DigitalOcean