The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of RightScale products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RightScale over the 3 months to 31 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 Vendors currently tracked.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within RightScale, Inc.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RightScale
Rank 907 872 887
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +15
Permanent jobs citing RightScale 4 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.003% 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.007% 0.006% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 16
Average salary £51,250 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £38,800 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £50,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary - £36,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
55254 52291 56826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.24% 48.16% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 44307 42711 47907
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RightScale
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RightScale within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

RightScale Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RightScale
Salary Trend

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

RightScale Salary Trend in the UK

RightScale
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RightScale within the UK over the 3 months to 31 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
England -39 4 £51,250 +2.50% 1
North West -1 2 - - 1
Cheshire -16 2 - - 1
London -39 2 £51,250 +2.50%
Chester - 2 - - 1
City of London - 1 £50,000 -

RightScale
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing RightScale 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 RightScale.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) Publishing
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) Maven
3 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) Big Data
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (50.00%) JVM Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) New Relic

RightScale
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing RightScale 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 RightScale. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (50.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) JVM Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) logstash
2 1 (25.00%) Kibana
2 1 (25.00%) Graylog2
2 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (25.00%) Zenoss
2 1 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) New Relic
2 2 (50.00%) Splunk
3 1 (25.00%) Perforce