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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rackspace Cloud
Rank 898 966 964
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -2
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace Cloud 13 15 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.014% 0.032%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.11% 0.16% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 34
Median salary £48,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -21.05%
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £25,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+92.00% -39.39%

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
11676 9525 7917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.92% 8.69% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9924 7740 6360
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £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 30 July 2016 within the UK.

Rackspace Cloud Salary Histogram in the UK

Rackspace Cloud
Top 10 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 30 July 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 +33 13 £48,000 +28.00% 3
London +34 6 £60,000 +0.84% 1
East Midlands - 4 £48,000 -
Leicester - 4 £48,000 -
Loughborough - 4 £48,000 -
Leicestershire - 4 £48,000 -
South East +16 3 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Hove - 2 £50,000 - 1
East Sussex - 2 £50,000 - 2
Oxfordshire - 1 - -

Rackspace Cloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 34 (100.00%) Rackspace
2 28 (82.35%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (76.47%) Linux
4 21 (61.76%) Git (software)
5 20 (58.82%) MySQL
5 20 (58.82%) DevOps
6 17 (50.00%) Web Services
7 16 (47.06%) Mercurial
7 16 (47.06%) Puppet
8 15 (44.12%) SQL
9 14 (41.18%) Opscode Chef
10 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (35.29%) Windows
11 12 (35.29%) Configuration Management
12 11 (32.35%) Apache
12 11 (32.35%) Python
13 10 (29.41%) Unix
13 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
13 10 (29.41%) FMCG
14 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (26.47%) CentOS
14 9 (26.47%) VMware
14 9 (26.47%) Ansible
15 8 (23.53%) Google
15 8 (23.53%) JIRA
15 8 (23.53%) nginx
15 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (23.53%) Bash Shell
15 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
16 7 (20.59%) Perl

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 (32.35%) Apache
2 8 (23.53%) nginx
3 6 (17.65%) Tomcat
3 6 (17.65%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.94%) CMS
5 1 (2.94%) Confluence
5 1 (2.94%) Drupal
5 1 (2.94%) IIS
5 1 (2.94%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.94%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (82.35%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (17.65%) Google App Engine
3 6 (17.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (8.82%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (8.82%) GitHub
5 2 (5.88%) Amazon S3
5 2 (5.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (5.88%) Google Apps
6 1 (2.94%) Datadog
6 1 (2.94%) Heroku
6 1 (2.94%) IaaS
6 1 (2.94%) Linode
6 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) HTTP
2 3 (8.82%) Firewall
3 2 (5.88%) SSH
4 1 (2.94%) DNS
4 1 (2.94%) FTP
4 1 (2.94%) SMTP
4 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (58.82%) MySQL
2 6 (17.65%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (61.76%) Git (software)
2 16 (47.06%) Mercurial
3 8 (23.53%) JIRA
4 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
4 7 (20.59%) Subversion
5 6 (17.65%) Ant
5 6 (17.65%) Hudson
5 6 (17.65%) MSBuild
5 6 (17.65%) TeamCity
6 5 (14.71%) VersionOne
7 3 (8.82%) Bitbucket
8 2 (5.88%) CircleCI
9 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) DevOps Manager
2 7 (20.59%) Systems Manager
3 6 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 5 (14.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Architect
5 4 (11.76%) DevOps Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Django Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Lead DevOps
6 3 (8.82%) Python Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Python/Django Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Cutover Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Implementation Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Java Scala Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Junior DevOps
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Programmer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Scala Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (50.00%) Web Services
2 7 (20.59%) CSS
2 7 (20.59%) HTML
3 6 (17.65%) Akka
3 6 (17.65%) JRuby
3 6 (17.65%) Servlets
4 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
4 5 (14.71%) DAO
4 5 (14.71%) Hibernate
4 5 (14.71%) REST
4 5 (14.71%) SOAP
4 5 (14.71%) Spring
5 3 (8.82%) .NET
5 3 (8.82%) Django
5 3 (8.82%) XML
6 2 (5.88%) XML Messaging
7 1 (2.94%) HTML5
7 1 (2.94%) jQuery
7 1 (2.94%) LAMP
7 1 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) FMCG
2 5 (14.71%) Mobile App
3 4 (11.76%) Public Cloud
4 2 (5.88%) Fintech
4 2 (5.88%) Replication
5 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Linux
2 12 (35.29%) Windows
3 10 (29.41%) Unix
4 9 (26.47%) CentOS
5 7 (20.59%) Mac OS X
5 7 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (17.65%) Android
6 6 (17.65%) Apple iOS
6 6 (17.65%) Ubuntu
7 3 (8.82%) Debian
8 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) DevOps
2 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (35.29%) Configuration Management
4 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
5 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (20.59%) Performance Testing
7 6 (17.65%) Scrum
7 6 (17.65%) Web Development
8 5 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (14.71%) Project Management
9 4 (11.76%) Agile Testing
9 4 (11.76%) Coaching
9 4 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
10 3 (8.82%) CRM
10 3 (8.82%) OO
11 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (5.88%) Migration
11 2 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) SQL
2 11 (32.35%) Python
3 8 (23.53%) Bash Shell
3 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 7 (20.59%) Perl
4 7 (20.59%) Ruby
5 6 (17.65%) Java
6 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
6 5 (14.71%) Scala
7 3 (8.82%) C
8 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.65%) KVM
2 6 (17.65%) VirtualBox
2 6 (17.65%) Xen
3 2 (5.88%) Docker
4 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (47.06%) Puppet
2 14 (41.18%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (26.47%) Ansible
4 7 (20.59%) CFEngine
5 2 (5.88%) Terraform
6 1 (2.94%) Salt
6 1 (2.94%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Rackspace
2 9 (26.47%) VMware
3 8 (23.53%) Google
4 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
5 6 (17.65%) Perforce
6 5 (14.71%) Oracle
6 5 (14.71%) Rally
7 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.94%) Cognizant
8 1 (2.94%) New Relic
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