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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rackspace
Rank 100 108 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 2 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.14% 0.67% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 1.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-26.08% +15.00%
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
476 559 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.47% 37.44% 40.83%
Number of salaries quoted 363 441 583
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Puppet
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Private Cloud
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) Google
4 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Zend
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Magento

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) GitHub
3 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) Magento Developer
1 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (20.00%) PHP Magento Developer
1 1 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) New Relic
2 1 (20.00%) Zend
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