The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Rackspace Cloud skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Rackspace Cloud over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rackspace Cloud
UK
Rank 856 928 925
Rank change year-on-year +72 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace Cloud 1 20 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.019% 0.032%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.008% 0.17% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 19 13
Median salary £105,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +162.50% -  
UK excluding London median salary £105,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +162.50% +14.28%  

Rackspace Cloud is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 12417 11530 8782
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 14.61% 11.20% 8.31%
Number of salaries quoted 10343 9665 6981
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Rackspace Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Rackspace Cloud as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Rackspace Cloud 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.

Salary trend for Rackspace Cloud in the UK

Rackspace Cloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) Ant
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Google
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (100.00%) Google App Engine
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Hudson
1 3 (100.00%) MSBuild
1 3 (100.00%) Rackspace
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (100.00%) CA Agile Central
1 3 (100.00%) VersionOne
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) KVM
2 2 (66.67%) VirtualBox
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 2 (66.67%) JRuby
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Xen

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 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (100.00%) Google App Engine
1 3 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Ant
1 3 (100.00%) Hudson
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) MSBuild
1 3 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (100.00%) VersionOne
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Appium
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) RSpec
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) TestNG
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Architect
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JRuby
1 2 (66.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ATDD
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) RAD
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) KVM
1 2 (66.67%) VirtualBox
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CA Agile Central
1 3 (100.00%) Google
1 3 (100.00%) Rackspace
2 2 (66.67%) Perforce
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum Competitive + Benefits + On Call + B
Posted: 9 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum Competitive + Bonus + Benefits + On
Posted: 9 days ago