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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rackspace
Rank 114 - 120
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.23% - 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.67% - 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £37,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
599 546 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 33.82% 36.99% 37.51%
Number of salaries quoted 449 431 547
Average salary £38,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,300 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 December 2014.

Rackspace Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
2 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) Visual Studio
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (63.64%) Red Gate
4 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
4 6 (54.55%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (54.55%) HTML
5 5 (45.45%) MVC
5 5 (45.45%) Epiphany
5 5 (45.45%) NUnit
5 5 (45.45%) Mercurial
5 5 (45.45%) TeamCity
5 5 (45.45%) ReSharper
5 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
5 5 (45.45%) Selenium
5 5 (45.45%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (45.45%) Big Data
5 5 (45.45%) NuGet
5 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
5 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (45.45%) SaaS
5 5 (45.45%) HTML5
5 5 (45.45%) Moq
5 5 (45.45%) Ranorex

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 2 (18.18%) IIS
1 2 (18.18%) nginx
2 1 (9.09%) Node.js
2 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (54.55%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (45.45%) SaaS
4 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (18.18%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (9.09%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) Big Data
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Visual Studio
2 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
3 5 (45.45%) Mercurial
3 5 (45.45%) Moq
3 5 (45.45%) NUnit
3 5 (45.45%) ReSharper
3 5 (45.45%) Selenium
3 5 (45.45%) TeamCity
3 5 (45.45%) NuGet
3 5 (45.45%) Ranorex
4 2 (18.18%) Hudson
5 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Automotive
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Database Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (45.45%) HTML5
4 5 (45.45%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
5 2 (18.18%) WCF
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) SOAP
5 2 (18.18%) XML
6 1 (9.09%) LAMP
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) CSS
6 1 (9.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Internet of Things
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Network Management
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
4 1 (9.09%) Information Management
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C
3 2 (18.18%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) XenServer
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
1 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Red Gate
2 5 (45.45%) Epiphany
3 2 (18.18%) Google
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Marketo