The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Bristol region.

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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rackspace
Rank 117 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £43,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,875 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+4.68% +10.34%
Vendors Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
755 727 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 41.39% 44.93% 38.97%
Number of salaries quoted 583 633 516
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Rackspace
South West

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 31 July 2014.

Rackspace Salary Histogram in Bristol

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (75.00%) Rackspace Cloud
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) Vagrant
3 2 (50.00%) Play Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (50.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) Riak
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Solr
3 2 (50.00%) Struts2
3 2 (50.00%) Scala
3 2 (50.00%) CouchDB
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (50.00%) Haskell
3 2 (50.00%) Struts
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) WordPress
3 1 (25.00%) Drupal
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Rackspace Cloud
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (50.00%) Riak
3 2 (50.00%) CouchDB
3 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Xdebug
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Play Framework
1 2 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (50.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Struts2
1 2 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (50.00%) Struts
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) XHTML
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) Symfony
2 1 (25.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) W3C
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (25.00%) Fedora
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) Scala
1 2 (50.00%) Haskell
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) WCAG
1 1 (25.00%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (25.00%) YUM
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) SaltStack