The table below looks at the statistics for Rackspace Cloud skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace Cloud over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rackspace Cloud
Rank 900 945 932
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -13
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace Cloud 15 11 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.010% 0.039%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.13% 0.11% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 43
Median salary £48,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.14% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £25,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £28,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+66.95% -32.35%

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

Cloud Services Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
11745 9584 7937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.20% 8.78% 6.81%
Number of salaries quoted 9965 7840 6257
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £73,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

Rackspace Cloud
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Rackspace Cloud as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Rackspace Cloud Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Rackspace Cloud
Salary Trend

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

Rackspace Cloud Salary Trend in the UK

Rackspace Cloud
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Rackspace Cloud over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 within the UK.

Rackspace Cloud Salary Histogram in the UK

Rackspace Cloud
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rackspace Cloud within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +61 15 £48,000 +47.69% 1
London +44 6 £60,000 -7.69%
South East +19 6 £45,000 +20.00%
East Sussex - 5 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £48,000 -
Brighton - 3 £45,000 -
Leicester - 3 £48,000 -
Loughborough - 3 £48,000 -
Leicestershire - 3 £48,000 -
Hove - 2 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -

Rackspace Cloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing Rackspace Cloud also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Rackspace Cloud.

1 31 (100.00%) Rackspace
2 28 (90.32%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (74.19%) Linux
4 20 (64.52%) MySQL
5 19 (61.29%) DevOps
6 16 (51.61%) Git (software)
6 16 (51.61%) Puppet
6 16 (51.61%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (48.39%) Web Services
8 14 (45.16%) SQL
8 14 (45.16%) Windows
9 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (41.94%) Mercurial
10 12 (38.71%) Ansible
11 11 (35.48%) Apache
12 10 (32.26%) Python
12 10 (32.26%) Unix
12 10 (32.26%) Configuration Management
12 10 (32.26%) Bash Shell
13 9 (29.03%) nginx
13 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (25.81%) Amazon RDS
14 8 (25.81%) CentOS
14 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (25.81%) PowerShell
14 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
14 8 (25.81%) Google
14 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
14 8 (25.81%) VMware

Rackspace Cloud
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (35.48%) Apache
2 9 (29.03%) nginx
3 6 (19.35%) Tomcat
3 6 (19.35%) WebSphere
4 3 (9.68%) IIS
5 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 28 (90.32%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (19.35%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (19.35%) Google App Engine
3 6 (19.35%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (16.13%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (16.13%) Amazon S3
5 2 (6.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (6.45%) Google Apps
6 1 (3.23%) GitHub
6 1 (3.23%) Heroku
6 1 (3.23%) IaaS
6 1 (3.23%) Linode
6 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) HTTP
2 3 (9.68%) Firewall
3 1 (3.23%) SSH
3 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (64.52%) MySQL
2 8 (25.81%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (51.61%) Git (software)
2 13 (41.94%) Mercurial
3 7 (22.58%) JIRA
4 6 (19.35%) Ant
4 6 (19.35%) Hudson
4 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
4 6 (19.35%) MSBuild
4 6 (19.35%) Subversion
4 6 (19.35%) TeamCity
5 5 (16.13%) CircleCI
5 5 (16.13%) VersionOne
6 3 (9.68%) Vagrant
7 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
7 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) DevOps Manager
2 6 (19.35%) Java Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Systems Manager
3 5 (16.13%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Architect
4 4 (12.90%) DevOps Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Lead DevOps
6 2 (6.45%) Cutover Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Integration Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Java Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) Junior
6 2 (6.45%) Junior DevOps
6 2 (6.45%) Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) Web Services
2 6 (19.35%) Akka
2 6 (19.35%) CSS
2 6 (19.35%) HTML
2 6 (19.35%) JRuby
2 6 (19.35%) Servlets
3 5 (16.13%) .NET
3 5 (16.13%) AngularJS
3 5 (16.13%) DAO
3 5 (16.13%) Hibernate
3 5 (16.13%) REST
3 5 (16.13%) SOAP
3 5 (16.13%) Spring
4 3 (9.68%) LAMP
4 3 (9.68%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (9.68%) Node.js
5 2 (6.45%) XML
5 2 (6.45%) XML Messaging
6 1 (3.23%) Django
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) FMCG
2 5 (16.13%) Mobile App
3 3 (9.68%) Public Cloud
4 2 (6.45%) Fintech
4 2 (6.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) Windows
3 10 (32.26%) Unix
4 8 (25.81%) CentOS
5 7 (22.58%) Mac OS X
6 6 (19.35%) Android
6 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
6 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (9.68%) Ubuntu
8 2 (6.45%) Debian
8 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) DevOps
2 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (32.26%) Configuration Management
4 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
5 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (19.35%) Performance Testing
5 6 (19.35%) Scrum
6 5 (16.13%) Auto-Scaling
6 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (12.90%) Agile Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Coaching
7 4 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
7 4 (12.90%) Project Management
8 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.45%) CRM
8 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
8 2 (6.45%) Functional Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) SQL
2 10 (32.26%) Bash Shell
2 10 (32.26%) Python
3 8 (25.81%) PowerShell
4 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
4 7 (22.58%) Ruby
5 6 (19.35%) Java
5 6 (19.35%) Perl
6 5 (16.13%) Scala
7 3 (9.68%) C
7 3 (9.68%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (19.35%) KVM
2 6 (19.35%) VirtualBox
2 6 (19.35%) Xen
3 5 (16.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (51.61%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (51.61%) Puppet
2 12 (38.71%) Ansible
3 6 (19.35%) CFEngine
4 2 (6.45%) Terraform
5 1 (3.23%) Salt
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Rackspace
2 8 (25.81%) Google
2 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) VMware
3 6 (19.35%) Perforce
4 5 (16.13%) Rally
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle
6 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.23%) Cognizant
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