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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rackspace
Rank 109 - 125
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.18% - 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.53% - 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £37,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +30.66%
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
566 550 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 33.22% 37.16% 35.39%
Number of salaries quoted 432 447 577
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 21 November 2014.

Rackspace Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (75.00%) Red Gate
3 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 7 (58.33%) C#
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
4 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
5 6 (50.00%) HTML
5 6 (50.00%) Linux
6 5 (41.67%) NUnit
6 5 (41.67%) MVC
6 5 (41.67%) Epiphany
6 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (41.67%) Ranorex
6 5 (41.67%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (41.67%) Big Data
6 5 (41.67%) NuGet
6 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
6 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
6 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
6 5 (41.67%) ReSharper
6 5 (41.67%) Selenium
6 5 (41.67%) TeamCity
6 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
6 5 (41.67%) Mercurial
6 5 (41.67%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (41.67%) SaaS

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 4 (33.33%) nginx
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (41.67%) SaaS
2 5 (41.67%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (41.67%) NUnit
2 5 (41.67%) ReSharper
2 5 (41.67%) Selenium
2 5 (41.67%) TeamCity
2 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (41.67%) Mercurial
2 5 (41.67%) Moq
2 5 (41.67%) NuGet
2 5 (41.67%) Ranorex
3 4 (33.33%) Hudson
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Database Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 6 (50.00%) HTML
4 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (41.67%) HTML5
4 5 (41.67%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
5 2 (16.67%) WCF
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) SOAP
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Internet of Things
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) MVC
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Network Management
4 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (16.67%) C
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
1 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Red Gate
2 5 (41.67%) Epiphany
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Google
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