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

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rackspace Cloud
Rank 590 572 644
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +72
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace Cloud 41 43 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.089% 0.097% 0.006%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.46% 1.98% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 32 25 3
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £45,000 £44,200
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £57,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +46.15%
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
2811 2172 1818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.11% 4.90% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2293 1905 1604
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Rackspace Cloud across the London region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Rackspace Cloud Salary Histogram 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 15 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
City of London +10 1 £65,000 +15.04%
Rackspace Cloud
England

Rackspace Cloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 64 (90.14%) Linux
2 61 (85.92%) DevOps
3 45 (63.38%) Opscode Chef
4 42 (59.15%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (52.11%) Rackspace
6 33 (46.48%) .NET
6 33 (46.48%) Windows
7 32 (45.07%) JavaScript
8 31 (43.66%) QA
8 31 (43.66%) Git (software)
8 31 (43.66%) Open Source
9 30 (42.25%) nginx
10 29 (40.85%) C#
11 28 (39.44%) Python
11 28 (39.44%) MVC
12 27 (38.03%) LAMP
12 27 (38.03%) E-Commerce
13 26 (36.62%) Ubuntu
14 25 (35.21%) TeamCity
15 24 (33.80%) VMware
16 22 (30.99%) ZABBIX
17 21 (29.58%) Django
17 21 (29.58%) Apache
17 21 (29.58%) MySQL
18 20 (28.17%) Debian
18 20 (28.17%) Ruby
18 20 (28.17%) Big Data
19 19 (26.76%) Social Media
19 19 (26.76%) Firewall
19 19 (26.76%) IIS

Rackspace Cloud
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 30 (42.25%) nginx
2 21 (29.58%) Apache
3 19 (26.76%) IIS
4 13 (18.31%) Tomcat
4 13 (18.31%) Drupal
4 13 (18.31%) WordPress
5 9 (12.68%) Sitecore CMS
5 9 (12.68%) CMS
6 7 (9.86%) OpenStack
7 4 (5.63%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (5.63%) Lotus Domino
7 4 (5.63%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Office
2 3 (4.23%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (23.94%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (18.31%) SaaS
3 12 (16.90%) GitHub
4 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (8.45%) CloudFront
5 6 (8.45%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.76%) Firewall
2 7 (9.86%) DNS
3 4 (5.63%) ICMP
3 4 (5.63%) POP3
3 4 (5.63%) SMTP
3 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.63%) Network Security
4 1 (1.41%) VPN
4 1 (1.41%) LAN
4 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (29.58%) MySQL
2 20 (28.17%) Big Data
3 14 (19.72%) SQL Server
4 13 (18.31%) MongoDB
5 9 (12.68%) NoSQL
5 9 (12.68%) RavenDB
6 8 (11.27%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (9.86%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (9.86%) Hadoop
8 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
8 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 31 (43.66%) Git (software)
2 25 (35.21%) TeamCity
3 14 (19.72%) SpecFlow
4 8 (11.27%) JMeter
5 7 (9.86%) Subversion
6 4 (5.63%) JIRA
6 4 (5.63%) NUnit
6 4 (5.63%) QUnit
6 4 (5.63%) WebDriver
7 3 (4.23%) Xcode
8 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.41%) Hudson
8 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (25.35%) Marketing
2 4 (5.63%) Legal
3 2 (2.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (25.35%) Systems Administrator
1 18 (25.35%) Administrator
1 18 (25.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 18 (25.35%) Linux Administrator
2 15 (21.13%) Developer
3 11 (15.49%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (12.68%) Operations Engineer
4 9 (12.68%) .NET Developer
5 7 (9.86%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Agile .NET Developer
6 6 (8.45%) Agile C# Developer
6 6 (8.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (8.45%) C# Developer
6 6 (8.45%) Technical Leader
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.63%) Systems Architect
7 4 (5.63%) Architect
7 4 (5.63%) Systems Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (46.48%) .NET
2 27 (38.03%) LAMP
3 21 (29.58%) Django
4 19 (26.76%) Web Services
5 17 (23.94%) jQuery
6 15 (21.13%) HTML
6 15 (21.13%) CSS
7 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET
7 14 (19.72%) KnockoutJS
8 13 (18.31%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (15.49%) Ajax
10 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 7 (9.86%) Velocity
12 6 (8.45%) WSGI
12 6 (8.45%) Ruby on Rails
13 4 (5.63%) Memcached
13 4 (5.63%) Regular Expression
14 3 (4.23%) LINQ
14 3 (4.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 3 (4.23%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 31 (43.66%) Open Source
2 19 (26.76%) Social Media
3 17 (23.94%) Blog
4 14 (19.72%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.63%) Replication
6 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 64 (90.14%) Linux
2 33 (46.48%) Windows
3 26 (36.62%) Ubuntu
4 20 (28.17%) Debian
5 13 (18.31%) CentOS
6 11 (15.49%) UNIX
7 8 (11.27%) Android
7 8 (11.27%) Apple iOS
8 6 (8.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (5.63%) FreeBSD
9 4 (5.63%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (85.92%) DevOps
2 42 (59.15%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (39.44%) MVC
4 27 (38.03%) E-Commerce
5 14 (19.72%) TDD
5 14 (19.72%) Pair Programming
5 14 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (19.72%) BDD
6 13 (18.31%) Analytics
7 10 (14.08%) Automated Testing
8 7 (9.86%) Load Balancing
8 7 (9.86%) Mobile Application Development
8 7 (9.86%) Scrum
9 6 (8.45%) Mentoring
9 6 (8.45%) Android Development
9 6 (8.45%) iOS Development
9 6 (8.45%) Domain-Driven Design
9 6 (8.45%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (8.45%) UML
10 4 (5.63%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.07%) JavaScript
2 29 (40.85%) C#
3 28 (39.44%) Python
4 20 (28.17%) Ruby
5 15 (21.13%) Java
6 14 (19.72%) SQL
7 10 (14.08%) PHP
8 7 (9.86%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.23%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.82%) C
10 2 (2.82%) C++
10 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (43.66%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.86%) Xen
1 7 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.63%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 45 (63.38%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (30.99%) ZABBIX
3 18 (25.35%) Nagios
3 18 (25.35%) Puppet
4 11 (15.49%) Pingdom
5 7 (9.86%) Salt
5 7 (9.86%) Ganglia
6 4 (5.63%) Capistrano
6 4 (5.63%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 37 (52.11%) Rackspace
2 24 (33.80%) VMware
3 13 (18.31%) Red Hat
3 13 (18.31%) New Relic
4 11 (15.49%) Incapsula
5 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
6 9 (12.68%) Sitecore
7 7 (9.86%) SoftLayer
8 4 (5.63%) Cisco
8 4 (5.63%) Lotus
9 1 (1.41%) Citrix
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago