The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 30 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 for the Berkshire region.

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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rackspace
Rank 214 211 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.053% 0.054% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Vendors Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2831 2887 2958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.44% 52.06% 49.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1953 2184 2493
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Rackspace
South East

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Rackspace across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Rackspace
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Rackspace across the Berkshire region.

Rackspace Salary Trend in Berkshire

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Rackspace 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.

1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Web Services
2 7 (53.85%) PaaS
3 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (38.46%) SaaS
3 5 (38.46%) NetApp
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (38.46%) DevOps
3 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Apache
3 5 (38.46%) BT
4 4 (30.77%) LAMP
4 4 (30.77%) HP
4 4 (30.77%) EMC
4 4 (30.77%) Legato
4 4 (30.77%) Symantec
4 4 (30.77%) Python
4 4 (30.77%) MySQL
4 4 (30.77%) IIS
4 4 (30.77%) Perl
4 4 (30.77%) PHP
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Puppet
4 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (30.77%) Veritas
4 4 (30.77%) SAN
4 4 (30.77%) Ruby
4 4 (30.77%) Drupal
4 4 (30.77%) NAS
4 4 (30.77%) Amazon EC2

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Rackspace 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) Apache
2 4 (30.77%) IIS
2 4 (30.77%) Drupal
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) PaaS
2 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (38.46%) SaaS
3 4 (30.77%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (23.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) SAN
1 4 (30.77%) NAS
2 1 (7.69%) LDAP
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Support Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
2 4 (30.77%) LAMP
3 1 (7.69%) Silverlight
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) IPTV
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) DevOps
2 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (23.08%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Python
1 4 (30.77%) Perl
1 4 (30.77%) PHP
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
1 4 (30.77%) Ruby
2 1 (7.69%) Java
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Legato
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
1 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) SCOM
3 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
3 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) NetApp
1 5 (38.46%) BT
2 4 (30.77%) HP
2 4 (30.77%) EMC
2 4 (30.77%) Symantec
2 4 (30.77%) Veritas
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Lotus
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
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