The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rackspace Cloud
Rank 866 809 890
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +81
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace Cloud 36 47 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.045% 0.006%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.70% 1.31% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 19 32 7
Average salary £50,000 £54,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £52,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +11.21%
Cloud Services Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5151 3592 2879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.56% 3.45% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4327 3119 2498
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Rackspace Cloud
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
London -65 33 £50,000 -7.40% 3
South West - 3 £55,000 -
Rackspace Cloud
UK

Rackspace Cloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 68 (90.67%) Linux
2 52 (69.33%) C#
2 52 (69.33%) Git (software)
3 51 (68.00%) JavaScript
4 50 (66.67%) .NET
5 48 (64.00%) E-Commerce
6 47 (62.67%) MVC
7 46 (61.33%) Windows
7 46 (61.33%) Opscode Chef
8 44 (58.67%) TeamCity
9 43 (57.33%) jQuery
9 43 (57.33%) TDD
9 43 (57.33%) KnockoutJS
9 43 (57.33%) SpecFlow
10 42 (56.00%) BDD
11 41 (54.67%) Pair Programming
11 41 (54.67%) ASP.NET
12 36 (48.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 35 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 35 (46.67%) Automated Testing
14 34 (45.33%) SQL
15 33 (44.00%) HTML
16 31 (41.33%) Rackspace
16 31 (41.33%) Open Source
17 29 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
18 28 (37.33%) CSS
19 27 (36.00%) Marketing
19 27 (36.00%) QA
19 27 (36.00%) Blog
20 26 (34.67%) Continuous Integration

Rackspace Cloud
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (18.67%) Apache
2 10 (13.33%) nginx
3 9 (12.00%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.67%) IIS
5 2 (2.67%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.33%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.33%) Drupal
6 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.33%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 18 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (17.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (13.33%) Amazon S3
4 4 (5.33%) GitHub
5 3 (4.00%) CloudFront
6 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.33%) DNS
2 11 (14.67%) TCP/IP
3 9 (12.00%) SAN
4 5 (6.67%) Firewall
5 2 (2.67%) SSL
5 2 (2.67%) Network Security
5 2 (2.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.33%) HTTP
6 1 (1.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.33%) MySQL
2 6 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.67%) CouchDB
4 2 (2.67%) Riak
4 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 52 (69.33%) Git (software)
2 44 (58.67%) TeamCity
3 43 (57.33%) SpecFlow
4 18 (24.00%) NUnit
4 18 (24.00%) JMeter
4 18 (24.00%) QUnit
4 18 (24.00%) WebDriver
5 4 (5.33%) Subversion
6 1 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.33%) Selenium
6 1 (1.33%) Grunt
6 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.33%) PhoneGap
6 1 (1.33%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (36.00%) Marketing
2 9 (12.00%) Games
3 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (49.33%) Developer
2 22 (29.33%) .NET Developer
3 18 (24.00%) C# Developer
4 17 (22.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (21.33%) Agile .NET Developer
5 16 (21.33%) Agile C# Developer
6 5 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Web Developer
7 4 (5.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) UNIX Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Technical Leader
8 3 (4.00%) Senior UNIX Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.67%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Administrator
9 2 (2.67%) Python Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Senior Python Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.67%) Java Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (66.67%) .NET
2 43 (57.33%) jQuery
2 43 (57.33%) KnockoutJS
3 41 (54.67%) ASP.NET
4 36 (48.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 35 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 33 (44.00%) HTML
7 28 (37.33%) CSS
8 26 (34.67%) Ajax
9 25 (33.33%) Web Services
10 19 (25.33%) Velocity
11 7 (9.33%) J2EE
12 5 (6.67%) Django
13 3 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
13 3 (4.00%) LAMP
13 3 (4.00%) WSGI
14 2 (2.67%) HTML5
14 2 (2.67%) Struts2
14 2 (2.67%) CSS3
14 2 (2.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (41.33%) Open Source
2 27 (36.00%) Blog
3 22 (29.33%) Mobile App
4 16 (21.33%) Social Media
5 10 (13.33%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 68 (90.67%) Linux
2 46 (61.33%) Windows
3 15 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (14.67%) UNIX
5 7 (9.33%) Solaris
6 5 (6.67%) Android
6 5 (6.67%) Apple iOS
7 3 (4.00%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.67%) CentOS
8 2 (2.67%) Debian
9 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.33%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (64.00%) E-Commerce
2 47 (62.67%) MVC
3 43 (57.33%) TDD
4 42 (56.00%) BDD
5 41 (54.67%) Pair Programming
6 35 (46.67%) Automated Testing
7 29 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (34.67%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (25.33%) Mobile Application Development
10 17 (22.67%) Agile Testing
11 16 (21.33%) Domain-Driven Design
12 11 (14.67%) Configuration Management
13 6 (8.00%) Problem Management
14 5 (6.67%) Load Balancing
14 5 (6.67%) System Testing
15 4 (5.33%) Logistics
16 3 (4.00%) UML
16 3 (4.00%) Android Development
16 3 (4.00%) iOS Development
16 3 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 52 (69.33%) C#
2 51 (68.00%) JavaScript
3 34 (45.33%) SQL
4 22 (29.33%) Python
5 18 (24.00%) Java
6 9 (12.00%) Bash Shell
6 9 (12.00%) C++
6 9 (12.00%) Perl
7 7 (9.33%) PHP
8 6 (8.00%) Ruby
9 5 (6.67%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.67%) Scala
10 2 (2.67%) C
10 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.67%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (36.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (13.33%) XenServer
2 9 (12.00%) Sendmail
2 9 (12.00%) Samba
2 9 (12.00%) NFS
3 7 (9.33%) KVM
4 3 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.67%) Varnish
6 1 (1.33%) Squid
6 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.33%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.33%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 46 (61.33%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (18.67%) Puppet
3 12 (16.00%) Nagios
4 9 (12.00%) Ganglia
5 6 (8.00%) Ansible
6 2 (2.67%) Zenoss
7 1 (1.33%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.33%) Plesk
Vendors
1 31 (41.33%) Rackspace
2 18 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (16.00%) Red Hat
4 11 (14.67%) Oracle
5 10 (13.33%) EMC
5 10 (13.33%) NetApp
6 9 (12.00%) Splunk
6 9 (12.00%) StorageTek
6 9 (12.00%) Sun
7 4 (5.33%) VMware
8 1 (1.33%) Lotus
8 1 (1.33%) Adobe
8 1 (1.33%) Cisco
8 1 (1.33%) IBM
8 1 (1.33%) New Relic
London
Prism Digital
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago