The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rackspace
Rank 97 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.75% - -
As % of the Vendors category 2.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £41,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +13.88%
Rackspace
Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
549 733 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.47% 40.88% 41.78%
Number of salaries quoted 437 574 689
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Rackspace
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Rackspace Salary Trend in Cambridge

Rackspace
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Rackspace across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Rackspace Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (93.75%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (68.75%) Python
3 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 9 (56.25%) Web Services
3 9 (56.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
3 9 (56.25%) Google
4 8 (50.00%) SQL
5 7 (43.75%) .NET
5 7 (43.75%) C#
5 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 7 (43.75%) Degree
6 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
6 6 (37.50%) WCF
6 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
6 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 6 (37.50%) Java
7 5 (31.25%) XML
7 5 (31.25%) SOAP
7 5 (31.25%) Firewall
7 5 (31.25%) jQuery
7 5 (31.25%) Network Management
8 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
8 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
8 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
8 4 (25.00%) Puppet
8 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (93.75%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (56.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (6.25%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) Wireless
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) RavenDB
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) ReSharper
General
1 3 (18.75%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Automotive
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Software Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Database Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Designer
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) Web Services
2 7 (43.75%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
3 6 (37.50%) WCF
4 5 (31.25%) XML
4 5 (31.25%) SOAP
4 5 (31.25%) jQuery
5 4 (25.00%) CSS
5 4 (25.00%) HTML
6 1 (6.25%) LAMP
6 1 (6.25%) J2EE
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) User Experience
2 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
3 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 5 (31.25%) Network Management
3 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (18.75%) CRM
4 3 (18.75%) Analytics
4 3 (18.75%) DevOps
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) MVC
6 1 (6.25%) Validation
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
6 1 (6.25%) Information Management
6 1 (6.25%) DRM
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) ERP
6 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Python
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (43.75%) C#
5 6 (37.50%) Java
6 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (25.00%) PHP
7 3 (18.75%) Perl
7 3 (18.75%) C
7 3 (18.75%) C++
7 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
8 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
8 1 (6.25%) Ruby
8 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
2 1 (6.25%) XenServer
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
1 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Google
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Marketo
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