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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rackspace Cloud
Rank 823 806 887
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +81
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace Cloud 50 46 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.046% 0.004%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.92% 1.19% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 38 29 4
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +17.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £44,500 £37,700
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £57,500 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £47,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +46.15%
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
5440 3876 3207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.10% 3.89% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4374 3351 2809
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +4 43 £47,500 -13.63% 1
South East -9 4 £43,750 -7.89%
North West - 2 £39,500 - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £37,000 - 1
Rackspace Cloud
UK

Rackspace Cloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 75 (89.29%) Linux
2 69 (82.14%) DevOps
3 53 (63.10%) Opscode Chef
4 49 (58.33%) Rackspace
4 49 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (48.81%) Git (software)
6 38 (45.24%) JavaScript
7 36 (42.86%) .NET
7 36 (42.86%) Windows
8 35 (41.67%) Python
8 35 (41.67%) LAMP
9 34 (40.48%) Open Source
10 33 (39.29%) QA
11 32 (38.10%) C#
12 31 (36.90%) MVC
12 31 (36.90%) nginx
13 30 (35.71%) E-Commerce
14 28 (33.33%) MySQL
15 27 (32.14%) Ubuntu
15 27 (32.14%) TeamCity
16 26 (30.95%) Puppet
16 26 (30.95%) Ruby
17 25 (29.76%) VMware
18 24 (28.57%) ZABBIX
19 23 (27.38%) Apache
20 22 (26.19%) Django
20 22 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
21 21 (25.00%) Big Data
21 21 (25.00%) Marketing
21 21 (25.00%) Debian

Rackspace Cloud
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 31 (36.90%) nginx
2 23 (27.38%) Apache
3 20 (23.81%) IIS
4 14 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 14 (16.67%) Drupal
4 14 (16.67%) WordPress
5 10 (11.90%) CMS
6 9 (10.71%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (9.52%) OpenStack
8 4 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (4.76%) Apache Solr
8 4 (4.76%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (1.19%) CloudStack
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) MS Office
2 3 (3.57%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (15.48%) SaaS
3 12 (14.29%) GitHub
4 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (7.14%) CloudFront
5 6 (7.14%) Amazon S3
6 3 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 20 (23.81%) Firewall
2 7 (8.33%) DNS
3 4 (4.76%) ICMP
3 4 (4.76%) POP3
3 4 (4.76%) SMTP
3 4 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.76%) Network Security
4 1 (1.19%) VPN
4 1 (1.19%) LAN
4 1 (1.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (33.33%) MySQL
2 21 (25.00%) Big Data
3 14 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 14 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 10 (11.90%) NoSQL
5 9 (10.71%) RavenDB
6 8 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (9.52%) Hadoop
7 4 (4.76%) Relational Database
7 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.19%) Redis
8 1 (1.19%) Riak
Development Applications
1 41 (48.81%) Git (software)
2 27 (32.14%) TeamCity
3 14 (16.67%) SpecFlow
4 8 (9.52%) Jenkins
4 8 (9.52%) JMeter
4 8 (9.52%) Subversion
5 4 (4.76%) JIRA
5 4 (4.76%) NUnit
5 4 (4.76%) QUnit
5 4 (4.76%) WebDriver
6 3 (3.57%) Xcode
7 2 (2.38%) Hudson
8 1 (1.19%) Xdebug
8 1 (1.19%) Selenium
8 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (25.00%) Marketing
2 4 (4.76%) Legal
3 3 (3.57%) Games
4 1 (1.19%) Finance
4 1 (1.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (25.00%) Developer
2 19 (22.62%) Systems Administrator
2 19 (22.62%) Administrator
2 19 (22.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 19 (22.62%) Linux Administrator
3 16 (19.05%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
5 10 (11.90%) .NET Developer
6 8 (9.52%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Agile .NET Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Agile C# Developer
7 6 (7.14%) C# Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Technical Leader
8 4 (4.76%) Systems Architect
8 4 (4.76%) Architect
8 4 (4.76%) Systems Manager
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (42.86%) .NET
2 35 (41.67%) LAMP
3 22 (26.19%) Django
4 21 (25.00%) Web Services
5 19 (22.62%) HTML
6 18 (21.43%) CSS
6 18 (21.43%) jQuery
7 15 (17.86%) ASP.NET
8 14 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
9 13 (15.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (14.29%) Ajax
11 10 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 8 (9.52%) Velocity
13 6 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
13 6 (7.14%) WSGI
14 4 (4.76%) Regular Expression
14 4 (4.76%) Memcached
15 3 (3.57%) HTML5
15 3 (3.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 3 (3.57%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 34 (40.48%) Open Source
2 20 (23.81%) Social Media
3 18 (21.43%) Blog
4 15 (17.86%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.76%) Replication
6 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.19%) Online Games
7 1 (1.19%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.19%) User Experience
7 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.19%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 75 (89.29%) Linux
2 36 (42.86%) Windows
3 27 (32.14%) Ubuntu
4 21 (25.00%) Debian
5 14 (16.67%) CentOS
6 13 (15.48%) UNIX
7 8 (9.52%) Android
7 8 (9.52%) Apple iOS
8 6 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (4.76%) FreeBSD
9 4 (4.76%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (82.14%) DevOps
2 49 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (36.90%) MVC
4 30 (35.71%) E-Commerce
5 19 (22.62%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (16.67%) Analytics
6 14 (16.67%) TDD
6 14 (16.67%) Pair Programming
6 14 (16.67%) BDD
7 11 (13.10%) Automated Testing
8 8 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
9 7 (8.33%) Load Balancing
9 7 (8.33%) Scrum
9 7 (8.33%) Mentoring
10 6 (7.14%) UML
10 6 (7.14%) Android Development
10 6 (7.14%) iOS Development
10 6 (7.14%) Domain-Driven Design
10 6 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (5.95%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (45.24%) JavaScript
2 35 (41.67%) Python
3 32 (38.10%) C#
4 26 (30.95%) Ruby
5 18 (21.43%) PHP
6 17 (20.24%) Java
7 16 (19.05%) SQL
8 12 (14.29%) Bash Shell
9 4 (4.76%) VB.NET
10 3 (3.57%) C
10 3 (3.57%) C++
11 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (39.29%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) WCAG
2 1 (1.19%) WAI
System Software
1 7 (8.33%) Xen
1 7 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.14%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 53 (63.10%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (30.95%) Puppet
3 24 (28.57%) ZABBIX
4 20 (23.81%) Nagios
5 13 (15.48%) Pingdom
6 9 (10.71%) Capistrano
7 8 (9.52%) Salt
8 7 (8.33%) Ganglia
9 6 (7.14%) Vagrant
9 6 (7.14%) Ansible
10 4 (4.76%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 49 (58.33%) Rackspace
2 25 (29.76%) VMware
3 15 (17.86%) New Relic
4 14 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 13 (15.48%) Incapsula
6 10 (11.90%) Microsoft
7 9 (10.71%) Sitecore
8 7 (8.33%) SoftLayer
9 4 (4.76%) Cisco
9 4 (4.76%) Lotus
10 1 (1.19%) Citrix
10 1 (1.19%) Perforce
10 1 (1.19%) Google
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