The table below looks at the statistics for Rackspace Cloud skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace Cloud over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rackspace Cloud
Rank 877 886 838
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -48
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace Cloud 15 43 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.037% 0.039%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.17% 0.60% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13 40 25
Average salary £37,500 £48,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.27% +1.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £36,550 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,900 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £41,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-39.39% -0.60%

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
8994 7158 5055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.21% 6.12% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7264 5714 4319
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

Rackspace Cloud
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Rackspace Cloud within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Rackspace Cloud Salary Histogram in the UK

Rackspace Cloud
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rackspace Cloud within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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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
England -9 15 £37,500 -22.27% 1
London +3 8 £59,500 +19.00% 1
West Midlands - 5 £25,000 -
West Sussex +7 2 £37,500 -25.00%
South East -3 2 £37,500 -11.76%
Horsham - 2 £37,500 -
Warwickshire - 2 £25,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £32,500 -

Rackspace Cloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 (63.16%) Linux
2 23 (60.53%) Git (software)
2 23 (60.53%) Rackspace
2 23 (60.53%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (44.74%) Puppet
3 17 (44.74%) jQuery
3 17 (44.74%) .NET
3 17 (44.74%) DevOps
4 16 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
5 15 (39.47%) Python
5 15 (39.47%) E-Commerce
5 15 (39.47%) Ruby
6 13 (34.21%) QA
7 12 (31.58%) Jenkins
7 12 (31.58%) Windows
7 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (28.95%) C#
8 11 (28.95%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (26.32%) HTML
9 10 (26.32%) MySQL
9 10 (26.32%) PHP
9 10 (26.32%) MVC
10 9 (23.68%) SQL
10 9 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (23.68%) CentOS
10 9 (23.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (23.68%) TeamCity
10 9 (23.68%) Smarty
11 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET

Rackspace Cloud
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 (15.79%) nginx
2 5 (13.16%) WordPress
2 5 (13.16%) IIS
3 3 (7.89%) JBoss
3 3 (7.89%) Apache
3 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.89%) Jetty
3 3 (7.89%) Node.js
4 2 (5.26%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.63%) CMS
5 1 (2.63%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 16 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (18.42%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) Firewall
2 6 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) MySQL
2 3 (7.89%) Hadoop
2 3 (7.89%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (7.89%) HBase
2 3 (7.89%) Big Data
2 3 (7.89%) Apache Accumulo
2 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (60.53%) Git (software)
2 12 (31.58%) Jenkins
3 9 (23.68%) TeamCity
4 6 (15.79%) SpecFlow
5 3 (7.89%) QUnit
5 3 (7.89%) WebDriver
5 3 (7.89%) Hudson
5 3 (7.89%) JMeter
5 3 (7.89%) NUnit
General
1 6 (15.79%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) PHP Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Administrator
4 6 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (15.79%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (13.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (10.53%) PHP Web Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Web Developer
6 4 (10.53%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 4 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Big Data Consultant
7 3 (7.89%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Consultant
7 3 (7.89%) Data Consultant
7 3 (7.89%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (44.74%) .NET
1 17 (44.74%) jQuery
2 10 (26.32%) HTML
3 9 (23.68%) Smarty
4 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET
4 8 (21.05%) CSS
5 7 (18.42%) Web Services
6 6 (15.79%) HTML5
6 6 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (15.79%) AngularJS
7 5 (13.16%) Symfony
8 4 (10.53%) CSS3
8 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (10.53%) XML
8 4 (10.53%) Flash
8 4 (10.53%) Ajax
8 4 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (10.53%) Velocity
8 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (5.26%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Blog
1 7 (18.42%) Mobile App
2 6 (15.79%) Private Cloud
3 3 (7.89%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (63.16%) Linux
2 12 (31.58%) Windows
3 9 (23.68%) CentOS
3 9 (23.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (15.79%) UNIX
5 3 (7.89%) Ubuntu
6 2 (5.26%) Android
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) DevOps
2 15 (39.47%) E-Commerce
3 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (28.95%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (26.32%) MVC
6 9 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (18.42%) Open Source
8 6 (15.79%) BDD
8 6 (15.79%) TDD
8 6 (15.79%) SDLC
9 5 (13.16%) OO PHP
9 5 (13.16%) OO
10 4 (10.53%) Information Architecture
10 4 (10.53%) Pair Programming
10 4 (10.53%) SEO
10 4 (10.53%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (7.89%) Agile Testing
11 3 (7.89%) Analytics
11 3 (7.89%) Automated Testing
11 3 (7.89%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
1 15 (39.47%) Python
1 15 (39.47%) Ruby
2 11 (28.95%) C#
3 10 (26.32%) PHP
4 9 (23.68%) SQL
5 6 (15.79%) Java
5 6 (15.79%) Bash Shell
6 5 (13.16%) PHP5
7 4 (10.53%) ActionScript
8 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
9 2 (5.26%) Perl
9 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (34.21%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Varnish
1 3 (7.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (60.53%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (44.74%) Puppet
3 6 (15.79%) Nagios
4 4 (10.53%) Ansible
5 3 (7.89%) Pingdom
5 3 (7.89%) ZABBIX
5 3 (7.89%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 23 (60.53%) Rackspace
2 5 (13.16%) New Relic
3 3 (7.89%) Incapsula
3 3 (7.89%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.63%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) Yahoo!
4 1 (2.63%) Google
4 1 (2.63%) Zend
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