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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rackspace Cloud
Rank 907 949 969
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +20
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace Cloud 16 15 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.014% 0.026%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.14% 0.16% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 19
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £40,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £59,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £37,500 -
% change year-on-year
+30.66% -

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
11470 9129 7734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.50% 8.54% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9722 7312 6370
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 May 2016 within the UK.

Rackspace Cloud Salary Histogram in the UK

Rackspace Cloud
Top 12 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 May 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 +17 16 £50,000 -9.09% 2
South East +11 8 £55,000 +46.66%
Farnham - 6 £55,000 -
Surrey - 6 £55,000 -
London +18 4 £50,000 -9.09%
East Midlands - 4 £48,000 -
Leicestershire - 4 £48,000 -
Leicester - 3 £48,000 -
West Sussex -4 2 £60,000 +60.00%
Crawley - 2 £60,000 -
City of London +43 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Loughborough - 1 £48,000 -

Rackspace Cloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 38 (100.00%) Rackspace
2 30 (78.95%) Linux
3 27 (71.05%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (63.16%) SQL
5 22 (57.89%) Web Services
6 21 (55.26%) MySQL
7 16 (42.11%) Unix
7 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
8 14 (36.84%) Git (software)
9 13 (34.21%) Software Engineering
9 13 (34.21%) Python
9 13 (34.21%) Public Cloud
10 12 (31.58%) DevOps
10 12 (31.58%) Apache
10 12 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (28.95%) Windows
11 11 (28.95%) Oracle
11 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
12 10 (26.32%) HTML
12 10 (26.32%) CSS
12 10 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (26.32%) Puppet
12 10 (26.32%) Web Development
12 10 (26.32%) Degree
12 10 (26.32%) Amazon RDS
13 9 (23.68%) Ubuntu
13 9 (23.68%) nginx
13 9 (23.68%) RHCE
13 9 (23.68%) Firewall
14 8 (21.05%) Configuration Management

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 12 (31.58%) Apache
2 9 (23.68%) nginx
3 5 (13.16%) CMS
3 5 (13.16%) Drupal
3 5 (13.16%) IIS
3 5 (13.16%) Joomla!
3 5 (13.16%) WordPress
4 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.63%) Confluence
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (71.05%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (10.53%) GitHub
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.63%) Datadog
4 1 (2.63%) IaaS
4 1 (2.63%) PaaS
4 1 (2.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) Firewall
2 5 (13.16%) DNS
2 5 (13.16%) HTTP
2 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.89%) FTP
3 3 (7.89%) SMTP
3 3 (7.89%) SSH
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.63%) DHCP
4 1 (2.63%) IPsec
4 1 (2.63%) NAS
4 1 (2.63%) SAN
4 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (55.26%) MySQL
2 10 (26.32%) Amazon RDS
2 10 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Git (software)
2 8 (21.05%) Mercurial
3 4 (10.53%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.63%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Developer
2 6 (15.79%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Drupal Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Senior Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (10.53%) DevOps Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Django Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Linux Support
4 4 (10.53%) Python Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Python/Django Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Systems Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Integration Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Java Programmer
6 2 (5.26%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (57.89%) Web Services
2 10 (26.32%) CSS
2 10 (26.32%) HTML
3 7 (18.42%) .NET
3 7 (18.42%) XML
4 6 (15.79%) Akka
5 5 (13.16%) AngularJS
5 5 (13.16%) DAO
5 5 (13.16%) Hibernate
5 5 (13.16%) HTML5
5 5 (13.16%) REST
5 5 (13.16%) SOAP
5 5 (13.16%) Spring
6 4 (10.53%) Django
7 2 (5.26%) XML Messaging
8 1 (2.63%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) Public Cloud
2 8 (21.05%) FMCG
3 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
4 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.26%) Fintech
6 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (78.95%) Linux
2 16 (42.11%) Unix
3 11 (28.95%) Windows
4 9 (23.68%) Ubuntu
5 6 (15.79%) Android
5 6 (15.79%) Apple iOS
5 6 (15.79%) CentOS
6 5 (13.16%) Debian
6 5 (13.16%) Mac OS X
6 5 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Software Engineering
2 12 (31.58%) DevOps
3 10 (26.32%) Web Development
4 8 (21.05%) Configuration Management
5 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (18.42%) CRM
6 5 (13.16%) Content Management
6 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (13.16%) OWASP
6 5 (13.16%) Project Management
6 5 (13.16%) Scrum
6 5 (13.16%) SEO
7 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (10.53%) OO
7 4 (10.53%) Performance Testing
8 3 (7.89%) High Availability
8 3 (7.89%) Open Source
9 2 (5.26%) Data Migration
9 2 (5.26%) Data Validation
9 2 (5.26%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) SQL
2 13 (34.21%) Python
3 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
4 8 (21.05%) Bash Shell
4 8 (21.05%) C
4 8 (21.05%) Java
5 5 (13.16%) PHP
5 5 (13.16%) Scala
6 3 (7.89%) Perl
7 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Degree
2 9 (23.68%) RHCE
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (7.89%) vSphere
3 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.63%) Docker
3 1 (2.63%) KVM
3 1 (2.63%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) Puppet
2 6 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (10.53%) CFEngine
4 2 (5.26%) Ansible
4 2 (5.26%) Salt
5 1 (2.63%) Cobbler
5 1 (2.63%) Nagios
5 1 (2.63%) Pingdom
5 1 (2.63%) yum
5 1 (2.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Rackspace
2 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 11 (28.95%) Oracle
4 6 (15.79%) VMware
5 2 (5.26%) New Relic
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco
6 1 (2.63%) Dell
6 1 (2.63%) F5
6 1 (2.63%) SaltStack
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