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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rackspace
Rank 101 112 114
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 1 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.085% 0.14% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.38% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Median salary £62,500 £43,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -7.89%
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.00%
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
358 522 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 30.49% 35.56% 35.58%
Number of salaries quoted 294 445 485
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,405 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Rackspace as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Rackspace also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Rackspace.

1 8 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
3 6 (75.00%) Web Development
3 6 (75.00%) QA
3 6 (75.00%) Magento
4 5 (62.50%) Google
5 4 (50.00%) Web Design
5 4 (50.00%) Games
5 4 (50.00%) Linux
5 4 (50.00%) Life Science
6 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (37.50%) SQL
6 3 (37.50%) Web Services
6 3 (37.50%) Ruby
7 2 (25.00%) Python
7 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
7 2 (25.00%) Zend
7 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (25.00%) XML
7 2 (25.00%) C#
7 2 (25.00%) HTML
7 2 (25.00%) .NET
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (25.00%) GitHub
7 2 (25.00%) JSON
7 2 (25.00%) Redis
7 2 (25.00%) Git (software)

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
Business Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) GitHub
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Redis
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Magento Developer
3 2 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Magento Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) JSON
2 2 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
3 6 (75.00%) Web Development
4 4 (50.00%) Web Design
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (12.50%) Marketing Strategy
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Google
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) New Relic
2 2 (25.00%) Zend
3 1 (12.50%) VMware