The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rackspace
Rank 99 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 6 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.49% 0.90% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.81% 2.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 0
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +18.75%
Rackspace
East Sussex

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

Vendors Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
332 231 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 26.97% 34.63% 31.78%
Number of salaries quoted 281 204 255
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Rackspace
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Rackspace Salary Trend in Brighton

Rackspace
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) LAMP
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (83.33%) Marketing
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Time Management
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) Ansible
3 3 (50.00%) Vagrant
3 3 (50.00%) Rackspace Cloud
3 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (50.00%) Capistrano
4 1 (16.67%) Advertising

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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.

Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (83.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Administrator
3 3 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Time Management
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
1 6 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (50.00%) Ansible
2 3 (50.00%) Vagrant
2 3 (50.00%) Capistrano