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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rackspace Cloud
Rank 816 814 855
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +41
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace Cloud 35 37 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.038% 0.031%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.60% 0.84% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 32
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +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
5798 4427 3775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.89% 4.57% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4737 3667 3304
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 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 +7 30 £45,000 -21.73% 4
West Midlands - 2 £37,500 -
North West -10 1 £35,000 +20.68%
East of England - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Rackspace Cloud
UK

Rackspace Cloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 72 (92.31%) Linux
2 55 (70.51%) DevOps
3 52 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
4 46 (58.97%) E-Commerce
5 45 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (55.13%) .NET
7 42 (53.85%) JavaScript
7 42 (53.85%) QA
8 40 (51.28%) Git (software)
8 40 (51.28%) Windows
9 37 (47.44%) C#
10 35 (44.87%) Web Services
10 35 (44.87%) MVC
11 33 (42.31%) TeamCity
11 33 (42.31%) Open Source
12 32 (41.03%) Rackspace
13 27 (34.62%) Puppet
13 27 (34.62%) jQuery
14 26 (33.33%) Blog
14 26 (33.33%) Python
14 26 (33.33%) HTML
14 26 (33.33%) SQL
15 23 (29.49%) LAMP
15 23 (29.49%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (29.49%) KnockoutJS
15 23 (29.49%) SpecFlow
15 23 (29.49%) BDD
16 22 (28.21%) TDD
16 22 (28.21%) CSS
17 21 (26.92%) ASP.NET

Rackspace Cloud
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 16 (20.51%) Apache
2 15 (19.23%) nginx
3 13 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 12 (15.38%) IIS
5 8 (10.26%) WordPress
6 6 (7.69%) OpenStack
7 5 (6.41%) Drupal
8 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (3.85%) MS Exchange
8 3 (3.85%) ColdFusion
9 2 (2.56%) CMS
9 2 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (2.56%) Node.js
10 1 (1.28%) Apache Solr
10 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
10 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
10 1 (1.28%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.28%) CloudStack
10 1 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.28%) MS Office
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.97%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (6.41%) Amazon S3
3 5 (6.41%) GitHub
4 4 (5.13%) SoftLayer
5 3 (3.85%) SaaS
5 3 (3.85%) Route 53
6 2 (2.56%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.23%) Firewall
2 7 (8.97%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (5.13%) SMTP
3 4 (5.13%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.85%) DNS
4 3 (3.85%) SSL
4 3 (3.85%) NetScreen
4 3 (3.85%) NAS
5 1 (1.28%) POP3
5 1 (1.28%) Network Security
5 1 (1.28%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.95%) Big Data
2 10 (12.82%) MySQL
3 7 (8.97%) NoSQL
4 6 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 5 (6.41%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (6.41%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.56%) MariaDB
6 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.56%) RavenDB
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.28%) Riak
Development Applications
1 40 (51.28%) Git (software)
2 33 (42.31%) TeamCity
3 23 (29.49%) SpecFlow
4 14 (17.95%) Jenkins
4 14 (17.95%) JMeter
5 13 (16.67%) QUnit
5 13 (16.67%) WebDriver
6 9 (11.54%) NUnit
7 7 (8.97%) Subversion
8 2 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.56%) Mercurial
8 2 (2.56%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.28%) Hudson
9 1 (1.28%) Webistrano
9 1 (1.28%) JIRA
9 1 (1.28%) Xcode
General
1 13 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (1.28%) Finance
2 1 (1.28%) Legal
2 1 (1.28%) Games
2 1 (1.28%) Banking
2 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (37.18%) Administrator
2 26 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 25 (32.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 25 (32.05%) Linux Administrator
4 16 (20.51%) Developer
5 10 (12.82%) Operations Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.13%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Test Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Technical Administrator
8 3 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.56%) DevOps Administrator
9 2 (2.56%) Technical Leader
9 2 (2.56%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (2.56%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (2.56%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (55.13%) .NET
2 35 (44.87%) Web Services
3 27 (34.62%) jQuery
4 26 (33.33%) HTML
5 23 (29.49%) LAMP
5 23 (29.49%) KnockoutJS
6 22 (28.21%) CSS
7 21 (26.92%) ASP.NET
8 18 (23.08%) Ajax
8 18 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (21.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 17 (21.79%) Velocity
10 10 (12.82%) Django
11 5 (6.41%) HTML5
12 4 (5.13%) Sass
12 4 (5.13%) LESS
13 3 (3.85%) RESTful
14 2 (2.56%) CGI
14 2 (2.56%) AngularJS
14 2 (2.56%) WSGI
Miscellaneous
1 33 (42.31%) Open Source
2 26 (33.33%) Blog
3 20 (25.64%) Mobile App
4 11 (14.10%) Social Media
5 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.56%) FMCG
6 1 (1.28%) Online Games
6 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.28%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 72 (92.31%) Linux
2 40 (51.28%) Windows
3 21 (26.92%) CentOS
4 16 (20.51%) Ubuntu
5 14 (17.95%) Debian
6 11 (14.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (12.82%) UNIX
8 1 (1.28%) FreeBSD
8 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.28%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (70.51%) DevOps
2 46 (58.97%) E-Commerce
3 45 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (44.87%) MVC
5 23 (29.49%) BDD
5 23 (29.49%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (28.21%) TDD
7 18 (23.08%) Pair Programming
8 17 (21.79%) Mobile Application Development
9 15 (19.23%) Automated Testing
10 10 (12.82%) Analytics
11 9 (11.54%) Manual Testing
11 9 (11.54%) Agile Testing
12 5 (6.41%) Migration
13 4 (5.13%) Scrum
13 4 (5.13%) Mentoring
14 3 (3.85%) OOP
15 2 (2.56%) Project Management
15 2 (2.56%) Workflow
15 2 (2.56%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 37 (47.44%) C#
3 26 (33.33%) SQL
3 26 (33.33%) Python
4 17 (21.79%) Ruby
5 15 (19.23%) Bash Shell
6 11 (14.10%) Java
7 10 (12.82%) PHP
8 3 (3.85%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.28%) C
9 1 (1.28%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (53.85%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.13%) Xen
3 3 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.85%) VMware ESX
3 3 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.56%) Docker
5 1 (1.28%) XenServer
5 1 (1.28%) vSphere
5 1 (1.28%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 52 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (34.62%) Puppet
3 14 (17.95%) ZABBIX
4 13 (16.67%) Nagios
5 10 (12.82%) Pingdom
6 5 (6.41%) Salt
7 4 (5.13%) Ganglia
7 4 (5.13%) Graphite
8 2 (2.56%) CFEngine
8 2 (2.56%) systemd
9 1 (1.28%) HAProxy
9 1 (1.28%) Ansible
9 1 (1.28%) Vagrant
9 1 (1.28%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 32 (41.03%) Rackspace
2 19 (24.36%) VMware
3 12 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 12 (15.38%) New Relic
4 10 (12.82%) Incapsula
5 3 (3.85%) DigitalOcean
5 3 (3.85%) Google
6 2 (2.56%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.56%) Sun
7 1 (1.28%) Citrix
7 1 (1.28%) Lotus
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle
7 1 (1.28%) SAP
7 1 (1.28%) Cisco
7 1 (1.28%) IBM
7 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.28%) Perforce
7 1 (1.28%) Marketo
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
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Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago