The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rackspace
Rank - - 123
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - - 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £60,000
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Vendors Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1129 991 911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 48.90% 46.48% 45.60%
Number of salaries quoted 906 754 778
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Rackspace
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Rackspace Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (93.33%) DevOps
3 10 (66.67%) SaaS
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (33.33%) Ruby
5 5 (33.33%) Java
5 5 (33.33%) Perl
5 5 (33.33%) PHP
5 5 (33.33%) MySQL
5 5 (33.33%) Linux
5 5 (33.33%) Python
5 5 (33.33%) Nagios
5 5 (33.33%) Change Management
5 5 (33.33%) Security Management
5 5 (33.33%) ZABBIX
5 5 (33.33%) Cacti
5 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 5 (33.33%) Data Protection
5 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 5 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (33.33%) Puppet
5 5 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (33.33%) Ansible
6 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (20.00%) TeamCity
6 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (20.00%) B2B
7 2 (13.33%) Programme Management

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (66.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Head of Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Head of Development
3 4 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) DevOps
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (33.33%) Change Management
4 5 (33.33%) Security Management
4 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 5 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 5 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (20.00%) B2B
6 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 2 (13.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
1 5 (33.33%) Perl
1 5 (33.33%) PHP
1 5 (33.33%) Python
1 5 (33.33%) Ruby
1 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Nagios
1 5 (33.33%) ZABBIX
1 5 (33.33%) Cacti
1 5 (33.33%) Puppet
1 5 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (33.33%) Ansible