The table below looks at the statistics for Rackspace Cloud skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace Cloud over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rackspace Cloud
Rank 836 822 839
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace Cloud 30 42 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.041% 0.028%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.51% 0.94% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 30
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%
Rackspace Cloud
UK

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

Cloud Services Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5865 4457 3764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.58% 4.36% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4870 3688 3308
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

Rackspace Cloud
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Rackspace Cloud Jobs Demand Trend in England

Rackspace Cloud
Salary Trend in England

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

Rackspace Cloud Salary Trend in England

Rackspace Cloud
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Rackspace Cloud across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Rackspace Cloud Salary Histogram in England

Rackspace Cloud
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rackspace Cloud within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +13 26 £46,250 -21.27% 1
East Midlands - 2 £36,500 -
North West -8 1 £35,000 +20.68%
East of England - 1 - -
Rackspace Cloud
UK

Rackspace Cloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 71 (89.87%) Linux
2 53 (67.09%) DevOps
2 53 (67.09%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (50.63%) Rackspace
4 38 (48.10%) Python
5 37 (46.84%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (45.57%) QA
7 35 (44.30%) E-Commerce
8 34 (43.04%) LAMP
9 33 (41.77%) JavaScript
10 32 (40.51%) Git (software)
11 31 (39.24%) Windows
12 30 (37.97%) Web Services
12 30 (37.97%) .NET
13 28 (35.44%) Puppet
14 27 (34.18%) VMware
15 26 (32.91%) CentOS
15 26 (32.91%) C#
15 26 (32.91%) Open Source
16 25 (31.65%) Ruby
17 24 (30.38%) Ubuntu
17 24 (30.38%) MVC
17 24 (30.38%) Continuous Integration
18 22 (27.85%) Big Data
18 22 (27.85%) Debian
18 22 (27.85%) Bash Shell
18 22 (27.85%) HTML
18 22 (27.85%) TeamCity
19 21 (26.58%) Amazon AWS
20 20 (25.32%) CSS

Rackspace Cloud
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 15 (18.99%) Tomcat
2 13 (16.46%) Drupal
2 13 (16.46%) WordPress
2 13 (16.46%) nginx
3 12 (15.19%) Apache
4 9 (11.39%) OpenStack
5 7 (8.86%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (8.86%) CMS
6 6 (7.59%) IIS
7 4 (5.06%) Lotus Domino
7 4 (5.06%) Apache Solr
7 4 (5.06%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.27%) CloudStack
8 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) MS Office
2 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (26.58%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (13.92%) SaaS
3 7 (8.86%) SoftLayer
4 5 (6.33%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (6.33%) GitHub
5 2 (2.53%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (2.53%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.39%) Firewall
2 7 (8.86%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (5.06%) Network Security
3 4 (5.06%) POP3
3 4 (5.06%) SMTP
3 4 (5.06%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.06%) ICMP
4 1 (1.27%) LAN
4 1 (1.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.85%) Big Data
2 19 (24.05%) MySQL
3 12 (15.19%) MongoDB
4 10 (12.66%) NoSQL
5 8 (10.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (10.13%) Hadoop
6 7 (8.86%) RavenDB
7 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
7 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.27%) Redis
8 1 (1.27%) Riak
Development Applications
1 32 (40.51%) Git (software)
2 22 (27.85%) TeamCity
3 16 (20.25%) Jenkins
3 16 (20.25%) SpecFlow
4 12 (15.19%) JMeter
5 8 (10.13%) QUnit
5 8 (10.13%) WebDriver
6 7 (8.86%) Subversion
7 4 (5.06%) JIRA
7 4 (5.06%) NUnit
7 4 (5.06%) Webistrano
8 2 (2.53%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.53%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.27%) Selenium
9 1 (1.27%) Xcode
9 1 (1.27%) Hudson
General
1 14 (17.72%) Marketing
2 4 (5.06%) Legal
3 1 (1.27%) Advertising
3 1 (1.27%) Games
3 1 (1.27%) Banking
3 1 (1.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (40.51%) Systems Administrator
1 32 (40.51%) Administrator
2 31 (39.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 31 (39.24%) Linux Administrator
3 14 (17.72%) Developer
4 11 (13.92%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (7.59%) Operations Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Architect
7 4 (5.06%) Systems Manager
7 4 (5.06%) Systems Architect
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.80%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.80%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Test Engineer
9 2 (2.53%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (2.53%) PHP Developer
9 2 (2.53%) Tester
9 2 (2.53%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (43.04%) LAMP
2 30 (37.97%) Web Services
2 30 (37.97%) .NET
3 22 (27.85%) HTML
4 20 (25.32%) CSS
5 18 (22.78%) jQuery
6 16 (20.25%) KnockoutJS
7 15 (18.99%) Django
7 15 (18.99%) ASP.NET
8 12 (15.19%) Ajax
8 12 (15.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (13.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 11 (13.92%) Velocity
10 4 (5.06%) Regular Expression
10 4 (5.06%) Memcached
11 3 (3.80%) HTML5
12 2 (2.53%) WSGI
12 2 (2.53%) Sass
12 2 (2.53%) LESS
12 2 (2.53%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 26 (32.91%) Open Source
2 15 (18.99%) Social Media
2 15 (18.99%) Mobile App
2 15 (18.99%) Blog
3 4 (5.06%) Replication
4 2 (2.53%) FMCG
4 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.27%) Online Games
5 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 71 (89.87%) Linux
2 31 (39.24%) Windows
3 26 (32.91%) CentOS
4 24 (30.38%) Ubuntu
5 22 (27.85%) Debian
6 11 (13.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (7.59%) UNIX
8 4 (5.06%) FreeBSD
8 4 (5.06%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (67.09%) DevOps
2 37 (46.84%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (44.30%) E-Commerce
4 24 (30.38%) MVC
4 24 (30.38%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (20.25%) TDD
5 16 (20.25%) BDD
6 15 (18.99%) Analytics
7 11 (13.92%) Mobile Application Development
7 11 (13.92%) Pair Programming
7 11 (13.92%) Automated Testing
8 7 (8.86%) Scrum
9 5 (6.33%) Migration
9 5 (6.33%) ITIL
10 4 (5.06%) B2B
10 4 (5.06%) B2C
10 4 (5.06%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.06%) Data Security
10 4 (5.06%) Manual Testing
10 4 (5.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (48.10%) Python
2 33 (41.77%) JavaScript
3 26 (32.91%) C#
4 25 (31.65%) Ruby
5 22 (27.85%) Bash Shell
6 17 (21.52%) Java
7 16 (20.25%) SQL
8 13 (16.46%) PHP
9 3 (3.80%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.27%) C
10 1 (1.27%) C++
10 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (45.57%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.86%) Xen
3 5 (6.33%) Varnish
4 1 (1.27%) XenServer
4 1 (1.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 53 (67.09%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (35.44%) Puppet
3 16 (20.25%) ZABBIX
4 12 (15.19%) Nagios
5 8 (10.13%) Capistrano
5 8 (10.13%) Salt
6 7 (8.86%) Graphite
6 7 (8.86%) Ganglia
7 6 (7.59%) Pingdom
8 5 (6.33%) Ansible
9 4 (5.06%) Vagrant
9 4 (5.06%) HAProxy
10 2 (2.53%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 40 (50.63%) Rackspace
2 27 (34.18%) VMware
3 17 (21.52%) Red Hat
4 7 (8.86%) Sitecore
4 7 (8.86%) New Relic
5 6 (7.59%) Incapsula
6 4 (5.06%) DigitalOcean
6 4 (5.06%) Lotus
6 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.06%) Cisco
7 2 (2.53%) Sun
7 2 (2.53%) Citrix
7 2 (2.53%) Google
8 1 (1.27%) Marketo
8 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.27%) Perforce
8 1 (1.27%) IBM
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle
8 1 (1.27%) SAP
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago