The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rackspace Cloud
Rank 596 570 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace Cloud 33 27 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.069% 0.061% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.16% 1.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 30 13 0
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +23.07%
Cloud Services Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2856 2100 1776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.00% 4.75% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2378 1838 1520
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Rackspace Cloud
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -12 4 £50,000 +2.04%
Rackspace Cloud
England

Rackspace Cloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 60 (90.91%) Linux
2 59 (89.39%) DevOps
3 47 (71.21%) Opscode Chef
4 42 (63.64%) Windows
4 42 (63.64%) Git (software)
5 41 (62.12%) .NET
6 40 (60.61%) JavaScript
7 39 (59.09%) C#
8 38 (57.58%) E-Commerce
8 38 (57.58%) MVC
9 36 (54.55%) TeamCity
10 31 (46.97%) jQuery
11 29 (43.94%) TDD
11 29 (43.94%) Pair Programming
11 29 (43.94%) Open Source
11 29 (43.94%) BDD
11 29 (43.94%) KnockoutJS
11 29 (43.94%) SpecFlow
12 27 (40.91%) QA
13 25 (37.88%) Rackspace
14 24 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
15 23 (34.85%) ASP.NET
16 22 (33.33%) Python
16 22 (33.33%) Automated Testing
16 22 (33.33%) nginx
16 22 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
16 22 (33.33%) Social Media
17 20 (30.30%) Marketing
17 20 (30.30%) Blog
17 20 (30.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4

Rackspace Cloud
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 22 (33.33%) nginx
2 16 (24.24%) IIS
2 16 (24.24%) Apache
3 9 (13.64%) Drupal
3 9 (13.64%) WordPress
4 7 (10.61%) Sitecore CMS
4 7 (10.61%) Tomcat
4 7 (10.61%) CMS
5 3 (4.55%) OpenStack
6 2 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (3.03%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (3.03%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Photoshop
1 2 (3.03%) MS Office
2 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (13.64%) SaaS
4 8 (12.12%) GitHub
5 6 (9.09%) CloudFront
5 6 (9.09%) Amazon S3
6 2 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.70%) Firewall
2 7 (10.61%) DNS
3 2 (3.03%) ICMP
3 2 (3.03%) POP3
3 2 (3.03%) SMTP
3 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.03%) Network Security
4 1 (1.52%) VPN
4 1 (1.52%) LAN
4 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.76%) MySQL
2 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 10 (15.15%) Big Data
4 9 (13.64%) MongoDB
5 8 (12.12%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (10.61%) NoSQL
6 7 (10.61%) RavenDB
7 3 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (4.55%) Hadoop
8 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 42 (63.64%) Git (software)
2 36 (54.55%) TeamCity
3 29 (43.94%) SpecFlow
4 9 (13.64%) JMeter
5 7 (10.61%) NUnit
5 7 (10.61%) WebDriver
5 7 (10.61%) QUnit
6 4 (6.06%) Subversion
7 2 (3.03%) JIRA
7 2 (3.03%) Xcode
7 2 (3.03%) PhoneGap
8 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.52%) Hudson
8 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (30.30%) Marketing
2 6 (9.09%) Games
3 2 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (39.39%) Developer
2 17 (25.76%) .NET Developer
3 15 (22.73%) C# Developer
3 15 (22.73%) Agile .NET Developer
3 15 (22.73%) Agile C# Developer
3 15 (22.73%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (12.12%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (12.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (12.12%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (12.12%) Administrator
5 7 (10.61%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Technical Leader
7 2 (3.03%) Python Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Senior Python Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Architect
7 2 (3.03%) Systems Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (62.12%) .NET
2 31 (46.97%) jQuery
3 29 (43.94%) KnockoutJS
4 23 (34.85%) ASP.NET
5 22 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (30.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 18 (27.27%) CSS
7 18 (27.27%) HTML
8 16 (24.24%) Ajax
9 15 (22.73%) Django
10 14 (21.21%) LAMP
11 13 (19.70%) Web Services
12 7 (10.61%) Velocity
13 6 (9.09%) WSGI
13 6 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
14 2 (3.03%) .NET Framework
14 2 (3.03%) HTML5
14 2 (3.03%) Memcached
14 2 (3.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 2 (3.03%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (43.94%) Open Source
2 22 (33.33%) Social Media
3 20 (30.30%) Blog
4 11 (16.67%) Mobile App
5 6 (9.09%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.03%) Replication
7 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 60 (90.91%) Linux
2 42 (63.64%) Windows
3 16 (24.24%) Ubuntu
4 10 (15.15%) Debian
5 8 (12.12%) Apple iOS
5 8 (12.12%) Android
5 8 (12.12%) UNIX
6 7 (10.61%) CentOS
7 6 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.03%) FreeBSD
8 2 (3.03%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (89.39%) DevOps
2 38 (57.58%) E-Commerce
2 38 (57.58%) MVC
3 29 (43.94%) TDD
3 29 (43.94%) Pair Programming
3 29 (43.94%) BDD
4 24 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 17 (25.76%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (22.73%) Domain-Driven Design
8 7 (10.61%) Agile Testing
8 7 (10.61%) Analytics
8 7 (10.61%) Mobile Application Development
8 7 (10.61%) Load Balancing
9 6 (9.09%) UML
9 6 (9.09%) Android Development
9 6 (9.09%) iOS Development
9 6 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (4.55%) Scrum
11 2 (3.03%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 40 (60.61%) JavaScript
2 39 (59.09%) C#
3 22 (33.33%) Python
4 17 (25.76%) SQL
5 13 (19.70%) Java
5 13 (19.70%) Ruby
6 8 (12.12%) PHP
7 6 (9.09%) C++
8 3 (4.55%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.03%) C
9 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (40.91%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Xen
1 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.03%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 47 (71.21%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (19.70%) ZABBIX
3 11 (16.67%) Nagios
3 11 (16.67%) Puppet
4 7 (10.61%) Pingdom
5 3 (4.55%) Salt
5 3 (4.55%) Ganglia
6 2 (3.03%) Capistrano
6 2 (3.03%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 25 (37.88%) Rackspace
2 17 (25.76%) Microsoft
3 12 (18.18%) VMware
4 9 (13.64%) New Relic
5 7 (10.61%) Incapsula
5 7 (10.61%) Sitecore
5 7 (10.61%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.03%) Cisco
6 2 (3.03%) Lotus
7 1 (1.52%) Citrix
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago