The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rackspace
Rank 208 211 223
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.020% 0.053% 0.054%
As % of the Vendors category 0.039% 0.11% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £60,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Rackspace
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2543 2798 2869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.04% 49.88% 51.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1841 1919 2176
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rackspace within the Berkshire region 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
(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
Newbury - 1 £60,000 -
Rackspace
South East

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) ZABBIX
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Nagios
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) Cacti
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (50.00%) Ansible
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) Doctrine
4 1 (16.67%) Graphite
4 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
4 1 (16.67%) collectd
4 1 (16.67%) SaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) Express
4 1 (16.67%) Symfony
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Director
3 1 (16.67%) Head of Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) Symfony
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) Express
1 1 (16.67%) Doctrine
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) VMS
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
1 4 (66.67%) Python
1 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Nagios
1 4 (66.67%) ZABBIX
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
1 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (50.00%) Ansible
2 3 (50.00%) Cacti
3 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
3 1 (16.67%) Graphite
3 1 (16.67%) collectd
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) VMware