The table below looks at the statistics for Rackspace Cloud skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace Cloud over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rackspace Cloud
Rank 638 632 627
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace Cloud 13 27 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.032% 0.065% 0.069%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.26% 0.71% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 15
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Rackspace Cloud
England

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

Cloud Services Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
4933 3828 3267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.05% 9.19% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4264 3165 2726
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Rackspace Cloud
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Rackspace Cloud Jobs Demand Trend in London

Rackspace Cloud
Salary Trend in London

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

Rackspace Cloud Salary Trend in London

Rackspace Cloud
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rackspace Cloud within the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
City of London +60 2 £47,500 +8.57%
Rackspace Cloud
England

Rackspace Cloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
1 16 (100.00%) Rackspace
2 13 (81.25%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (62.50%) Public Cloud
3 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 10 (62.50%) MySQL
4 9 (56.25%) Web Services
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (50.00%) Windows
6 7 (43.75%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (43.75%) Degree
6 7 (43.75%) Oracle
6 7 (43.75%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (37.50%) Unix
7 6 (37.50%) RHCE
7 6 (37.50%) Firewall
7 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
8 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
8 5 (31.25%) DNS
8 5 (31.25%) C
8 5 (31.25%) Puppet
9 4 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (25.00%) Python
9 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
9 4 (25.00%) VMware
10 3 (18.75%) jQuery
10 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (18.75%) Ajax
10 3 (18.75%) SSH

Rackspace Cloud
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (81.25%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (6.25%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (6.25%) Datadog
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
3 3 (18.75%) FTP
3 3 (18.75%) HTTP
3 3 (18.75%) SMPP
3 3 (18.75%) SMS
3 3 (18.75%) SMTP
3 3 (18.75%) SSH
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) IPsec
4 1 (6.25%) NAS
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) MySQL
2 7 (43.75%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (43.75%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
3 3 (18.75%) Redis
4 1 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Linux Support
2 3 (18.75%) Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) HTML Developer
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL Developer
2 3 (18.75%) PHP Developer
2 3 (18.75%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) Ajax
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) HTML5
2 3 (18.75%) jQuery
2 3 (18.75%) LAMP
2 3 (18.75%) Laravel
2 3 (18.75%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Public Cloud
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (37.50%) Unix
4 2 (12.50%) CentOS
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps
3 3 (18.75%) High Availability
3 3 (18.75%) Open Source
3 3 (18.75%) Workflow
3 3 (18.75%) Workflow Management
4 1 (6.25%) Auto-Scaling
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Low Latency
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) C
3 4 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) Perl
4 3 (18.75%) PHP
5 2 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 6 (37.50%) RHCE
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (18.75%) vSphere
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) KVM
2 1 (6.25%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Ansible
2 1 (6.25%) Cobbler
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) Pingdom
2 1 (6.25%) Salt
2 1 (6.25%) yum
2 1 (6.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Rackspace
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) Oracle
4 4 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (12.50%) New Relic
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) Dell
6 1 (6.25%) F5
6 1 (6.25%) SaltStack