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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rackspace Cloud
Rank 591 599 614
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +15
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace Cloud 37 38 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.081% 0.082% 0.029%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.32% 1.60% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 14
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +10.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £75,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 - £26,000
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
2797 2371 1896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.12% 5.14% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2365 2034 1650
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +17 1 £65,000 +30.00%
Rackspace Cloud
England

Rackspace Cloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 66 (92.96%) Linux
2 49 (69.01%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (67.61%) DevOps
4 36 (50.70%) Python
4 36 (50.70%) QA
5 34 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (46.48%) E-Commerce
7 31 (43.66%) Rackspace
8 30 (42.25%) JavaScript
9 29 (40.85%) Windows
9 29 (40.85%) LAMP
10 28 (39.44%) VMware
10 28 (39.44%) .NET
11 26 (36.62%) Ubuntu
11 26 (36.62%) CentOS
12 24 (33.80%) C#
12 24 (33.80%) Debian
12 24 (33.80%) MVC
12 24 (33.80%) Big Data
12 24 (33.80%) Puppet
13 23 (32.39%) Web Services
13 23 (32.39%) Git (software)
14 22 (30.99%) TeamCity
15 21 (29.58%) Open Source
16 20 (28.17%) Ruby
17 19 (26.76%) Red Hat
17 19 (26.76%) Social Media
18 18 (25.35%) Java
18 18 (25.35%) Bash Shell
18 18 (25.35%) ZABBIX

Rackspace Cloud
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 17 (23.94%) Tomcat
2 15 (21.13%) Drupal
2 15 (21.13%) WordPress
2 15 (21.13%) nginx
3 14 (19.72%) Apache
4 9 (12.68%) Sitecore CMS
4 9 (12.68%) CMS
5 8 (11.27%) IIS
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 2 (2.82%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.13%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (18.31%) SaaS
3 7 (9.86%) SoftLayer
4 6 (8.45%) GitHub
5 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (4.23%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.82%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.82%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.49%) Firewall
2 7 (9.86%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (5.63%) Network Security
3 4 (5.63%) POP3
3 4 (5.63%) SMTP
3 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.63%) ICMP
4 1 (1.41%) LAN
4 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (33.80%) Big Data
2 16 (22.54%) MySQL
3 13 (18.31%) MongoDB
4 11 (15.49%) NoSQL
5 9 (12.68%) RavenDB
6 7 (9.86%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (9.86%) Hadoop
7 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
8 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (32.39%) Git (software)
2 22 (30.99%) TeamCity
3 15 (21.13%) SpecFlow
4 12 (16.90%) JMeter
5 9 (12.68%) Jenkins
6 8 (11.27%) QUnit
6 8 (11.27%) WebDriver
7 7 (9.86%) Subversion
8 4 (5.63%) JIRA
8 4 (5.63%) NUnit
9 2 (2.82%) Xcode
General
1 14 (19.72%) Marketing
2 4 (5.63%) Legal
3 1 (1.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (45.07%) Systems Administrator
1 32 (45.07%) Administrator
2 31 (43.66%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 31 (43.66%) Linux Administrator
3 8 (11.27%) Developer
4 7 (9.86%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Systems Architect
6 4 (5.63%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.63%) Architect
6 4 (5.63%) Systems Manager
6 4 (5.63%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.63%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 4 (5.63%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.23%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Test Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) C# Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Tester
8 2 (2.82%) Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (40.85%) LAMP
2 28 (39.44%) .NET
3 23 (32.39%) Web Services
4 17 (23.94%) Django
4 17 (23.94%) jQuery
5 16 (22.54%) HTML
5 16 (22.54%) CSS
6 15 (21.13%) KnockoutJS
7 11 (15.49%) ASP.NET
7 11 (15.49%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (14.08%) Ajax
9 9 (12.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 8 (11.27%) Velocity
11 4 (5.63%) Regular Expression
11 4 (5.63%) HTML5
11 4 (5.63%) Memcached
12 2 (2.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 2 (2.82%) LINQ to SQL
12 2 (2.82%) CSS3
12 2 (2.82%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.58%) Open Source
2 19 (26.76%) Social Media
3 13 (18.31%) Blog
4 12 (16.90%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.63%) Replication
6 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 66 (92.96%) Linux
2 29 (40.85%) Windows
3 26 (36.62%) Ubuntu
3 26 (36.62%) CentOS
4 24 (33.80%) Debian
5 9 (12.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (9.86%) UNIX
7 4 (5.63%) FreeBSD
7 4 (5.63%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (67.61%) DevOps
2 34 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (46.48%) E-Commerce
4 24 (33.80%) MVC
5 17 (23.94%) Analytics
6 15 (21.13%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (21.13%) BDD
6 15 (21.13%) TDD
7 12 (16.90%) Automated Testing
8 10 (14.08%) Pair Programming
9 8 (11.27%) Mobile Application Development
10 7 (9.86%) Scrum
11 4 (5.63%) Migration
11 4 (5.63%) Release Management
11 4 (5.63%) ITIL
11 4 (5.63%) Data Security
11 4 (5.63%) B2B
11 4 (5.63%) B2C
11 4 (5.63%) High Availability
11 4 (5.63%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (50.70%) Python
2 30 (42.25%) JavaScript
3 24 (33.80%) C#
4 20 (28.17%) Ruby
5 18 (25.35%) Java
5 18 (25.35%) Bash Shell
6 12 (16.90%) SQL
7 7 (9.86%) PHP
8 2 (2.82%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.41%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (50.70%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.86%) Xen
1 7 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.63%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 49 (69.01%) Opscode Chef
2 24 (33.80%) Puppet
3 18 (25.35%) ZABBIX
4 14 (19.72%) Nagios
5 7 (9.86%) Ganglia
5 7 (9.86%) Pingdom
5 7 (9.86%) Salt
6 4 (5.63%) HAProxy
6 4 (5.63%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 31 (43.66%) Rackspace
2 28 (39.44%) VMware
3 19 (26.76%) Red Hat
4 9 (12.68%) Sitecore
4 9 (12.68%) New Relic
5 7 (9.86%) Incapsula
6 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
7 4 (5.63%) Cisco
7 4 (5.63%) Lotus
8 1 (1.41%) Citrix
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