The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rackspace
Rank 115 127 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 21 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.11% 0.11% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.13% 0.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 0
Average salary £70,000 £43,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
Rackspace
South West

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

Vendors Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
672 708 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 35.50% 40.05% 43.61%
Number of salaries quoted 598 566 598
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Rackspace
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Rackspace Salary Trend in Bristol

Rackspace
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Rackspace across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Rackspace Salary Histogram in Bristol

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 45 (91.84%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (65.31%) Java
3 31 (63.27%) Web Services
3 31 (63.27%) Python
3 31 (63.27%) VMware
4 30 (61.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 29 (59.18%) Git (software)
5 29 (59.18%) Clojure
5 29 (59.18%) Google App Engine
5 29 (59.18%) OpenStack
5 29 (59.18%) Gradle
5 29 (59.18%) Google Cloud Platform
5 29 (59.18%) Maven
5 29 (59.18%) Software Engineering
5 29 (59.18%) Ant
6 28 (57.14%) Data Management
6 28 (57.14%) SaaS
6 28 (57.14%) PaaS
7 27 (55.10%) Docker
8 25 (51.02%) Google
8 25 (51.02%) HP
9 23 (46.94%) Linux
10 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (42.86%) Oracle
11 21 (42.86%) HP Helion
11 21 (42.86%) Artifactory
11 21 (42.86%) Jenkins
11 21 (42.86%) Hudson
11 21 (42.86%) Scala
12 20 (40.82%) Continuous Integration

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 29 (59.18%) OpenStack
2 10 (20.41%) Apache
3 2 (4.08%) Apache Solr
3 2 (4.08%) Node.js
3 2 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 8 (16.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.04%) Magento
2 1 (2.04%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 45 (91.84%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (59.18%) Google App Engine
2 29 (59.18%) Google Cloud Platform
3 28 (57.14%) SaaS
3 28 (57.14%) PaaS
4 21 (42.86%) HP Helion
5 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (8.16%) IaaS
7 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) MPLS
1 4 (8.16%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.08%) Redis
3 2 (4.08%) Hazelcast
4 1 (2.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 29 (59.18%) Ant
1 29 (59.18%) Maven
1 29 (59.18%) Git (software)
1 29 (59.18%) Gradle
2 21 (42.86%) Artifactory
2 21 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 21 (42.86%) Hudson
General
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
1 12 (24.49%) Marketing
2 10 (20.41%) Telecoms
3 8 (16.33%) Electronics
3 8 (16.33%) Manufacturing
4 4 (8.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (59.18%) Software Engineer
2 21 (42.86%) Principal Software Engineer
2 21 (42.86%) Principal Engineer
3 16 (32.65%) Senior Software Engineer
4 12 (24.49%) Administrator
4 12 (24.49%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (22.45%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (18.37%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 9 (18.37%) Cloud Engineer
6 9 (18.37%) Development Engineer
7 7 (14.29%) DevOps Administrator
8 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (8.16%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Project Manager
9 2 (4.08%) Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Technical Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (63.27%) Web Services
2 13 (26.53%) LAMP
3 3 (6.12%) Spring
3 3 (6.12%) RESTful
4 2 (4.08%) Memcached
4 2 (4.08%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (4.08%) Lucene
5 1 (2.04%) SOAP
5 1 (2.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.82%) Public Cloud
2 8 (16.33%) DTV
3 4 (8.16%) Visualisation
3 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.08%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 23 (46.94%) Linux
2 10 (20.41%) CentOS
3 9 (18.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) Software Engineering
2 28 (57.14%) Data Management
3 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (40.82%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (38.78%) Continuous Delivery
6 18 (36.73%) SDLC
7 12 (24.49%) DevOps
8 10 (20.41%) Web Development
8 10 (20.41%) Configuration Management
9 9 (18.37%) Mentoring
10 8 (16.33%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (16.33%) Programme Management
10 8 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
11 6 (12.24%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (8.16%) ITIL
12 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2
12 4 (8.16%) Project Management
12 4 (8.16%) Service Management
13 3 (6.12%) OO
Programming Languages
1 32 (65.31%) Java
2 31 (63.27%) Python
3 29 (59.18%) Clojure
4 21 (42.86%) Scala
5 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.16%) C++
7 3 (6.12%) Ruby
7 3 (6.12%) PHP
7 3 (6.12%) SQL
8 2 (4.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (40.82%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.04%) PhD
System Software
1 30 (61.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (55.10%) Docker
3 20 (40.82%) LXC
3 20 (40.82%) KVM
3 20 (40.82%) Xen
4 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
5 2 (4.08%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (24.49%) Puppet
2 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.08%) Ansible
Vendors
1 31 (63.27%) VMware
2 25 (51.02%) Google
2 25 (51.02%) HP
3 21 (42.86%) Oracle
4 8 (16.33%) SAP
5 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.16%) Dell
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