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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rackspace Cloud
Rank 624 619 593
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -26
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace Cloud 8 32 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.066% 0.059%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.19% 0.85% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6 29 13
Average salary £59,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-39.39% +3.12%
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
4227 3752 2537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 9.52% 7.72% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3548 3097 2188
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +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 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 24 (92.31%) Linux
2 23 (88.46%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (65.38%) Puppet
4 15 (57.69%) DevOps
4 15 (57.69%) E-Commerce
5 14 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (50.00%) QA
7 12 (46.15%) Git (software)
7 12 (46.15%) Windows
8 11 (42.31%) C#
8 11 (42.31%) .NET
8 11 (42.31%) Python
8 11 (42.31%) Ruby
8 11 (42.31%) Rackspace
8 11 (42.31%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (38.46%) Jenkins
9 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (34.62%) CentOS
10 9 (34.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (34.62%) TeamCity
10 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (34.62%) MVC
10 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
10 9 (34.62%) SQL
11 7 (26.92%) Firewall
11 7 (26.92%) Blog
11 7 (26.92%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (26.92%) Open Source
12 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
12 6 (23.08%) BDD

Rackspace Cloud
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 6 (23.08%) nginx
2 5 (19.23%) IIS
3 3 (11.54%) Jetty
3 3 (11.54%) JBoss
3 3 (11.54%) Apache
3 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 14 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (26.92%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) Firewall
2 6 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (11.54%) HBase
1 3 (11.54%) Apache Accumulo
1 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
1 3 (11.54%) Big Data
1 3 (11.54%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 10 (38.46%) Jenkins
3 9 (34.62%) TeamCity
4 6 (23.08%) SpecFlow
5 3 (11.54%) WebDriver
5 3 (11.54%) QUnit
5 3 (11.54%) Hudson
5 3 (11.54%) NUnit
5 3 (11.54%) JMeter
General
1 6 (23.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Administrator
2 6 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
2 6 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (19.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Big Data Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Data Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Tester
7 1 (3.85%) Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) .NET
2 6 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
2 6 (23.08%) jQuery
3 5 (19.23%) Web Services
4 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 4 (15.38%) CSS
4 4 (15.38%) HTML
4 4 (15.38%) Ajax
4 4 (15.38%) Velocity
4 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Blog
2 6 (23.08%) Mobile App
2 6 (23.08%) Private Cloud
3 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.54%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) Windows
3 9 (34.62%) CentOS
3 9 (34.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (23.08%) UNIX
5 3 (11.54%) Ubuntu
6 2 (7.69%) Android
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) DevOps
1 15 (57.69%) E-Commerce
2 11 (42.31%) Continuous Delivery
3 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (34.62%) MVC
5 7 (26.92%) Open Source
6 6 (23.08%) BDD
6 6 (23.08%) SDLC
6 6 (23.08%) TDD
7 4 (15.38%) Pair Programming
7 4 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (11.54%) Analytics
8 3 (11.54%) Agile Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Manual Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
9 2 (7.69%) Auto-Scaling
10 1 (3.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) C#
1 11 (42.31%) Python
1 11 (42.31%) Ruby
2 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
2 9 (34.62%) SQL
3 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
4 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.69%) Java
5 2 (7.69%) Perl
5 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Varnish
2 1 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (88.46%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (65.38%) Puppet
3 6 (23.08%) Nagios
4 4 (15.38%) Ansible
5 3 (11.54%) Pingdom
5 3 (11.54%) ZABBIX
5 3 (11.54%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Rackspace
2 3 (11.54%) New Relic
2 3 (11.54%) Cloudera
2 3 (11.54%) Incapsula
3 1 (3.85%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (3.85%) Yahoo!
3 1 (3.85%) Google
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