The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rackspace
Rank 298 319 318
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -1
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 4 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.042% 0.068% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.096% 0.15% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 7
Average salary £49,000 £61,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +44.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -
Rackspace
London

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4179 5445 5310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.41% 46.05% 44.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3566 4508 4668
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,850 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Rackspace
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Rackspace Salary Trend in the City of London

Rackspace
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Rackspace across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Rackspace Salary Histogram in the City of London

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (75.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) Google
3 8 (66.67%) C#
4 7 (58.33%) Puppet
4 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
4 7 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (58.33%) Docker
5 6 (50.00%) Ansible
5 6 (50.00%) OpenStack
5 6 (50.00%) MongoDB
5 6 (50.00%) Linux
5 6 (50.00%) Ruby
6 5 (41.67%) TDD
6 5 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (41.67%) VMware
6 5 (41.67%) CSS
6 5 (41.67%) HTML
6 5 (41.67%) MySQL
6 5 (41.67%) Oracle
6 5 (41.67%) Python
6 5 (41.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (41.67%) BDD
6 5 (41.67%) VirtualBox
6 5 (41.67%) Node.js
6 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
6 5 (41.67%) IaaS
6 5 (41.67%) Vagrant
6 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
6 5 (41.67%) HTML5

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 6 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 5 (41.67%) Node.js
3 3 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (25.00%) Joomla!
3 3 (25.00%) Apache
3 3 (25.00%) WordPress
4 2 (16.67%) Apache Spark
5 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (8.33%) nginx
5 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (8.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (41.67%) IaaS
2 5 (41.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (25.00%) Google Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Sumo Logic
6 1 (8.33%) Google App Engine
6 1 (8.33%) SaaS
6 1 (8.33%) PaaS
6 1 (8.33%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (8.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) HTTP
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (8.33%) SSL
3 1 (8.33%) Kerberos
3 1 (8.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (41.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (41.67%) MySQL
2 5 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (33.33%) Redis
3 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (16.67%) HBase
6 1 (8.33%) Hazelcast
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (33.33%) Grunt
2 4 (33.33%) Maven
2 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) RSpec
3 1 (8.33%) Hudson
3 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
3 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (8.33%) Front Office
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
1 5 (41.67%) HTML5
1 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (33.33%) CSS3
2 4 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (25.00%) J2EE
3 3 (25.00%) Apache Flex
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) DOM
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (8.33%) WPF
5 1 (8.33%) RESTful
5 1 (8.33%) Ultra Messaging
5 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
5 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) CoreOS
3 2 (16.67%) UNIX
3 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (8.33%) Android
4 1 (8.33%) CentOS
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (8.33%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) TDD
1 5 (41.67%) BDD
2 4 (33.33%) Analytics
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) Content Management
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Web Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Functional Programming
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile First
5 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
5 1 (8.33%) Business Development
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (8.33%) UML
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) BCP
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) Ruby
4 5 (41.67%) Python
4 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
5 4 (33.33%) Go
5 4 (33.33%) PHP
5 4 (33.33%) Scala
5 4 (33.33%) C++
5 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (8.33%) Perl
6 1 (8.33%) RubyMotion
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Docker
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (41.67%) VirtualBox
3 2 (16.67%) HDFS
4 1 (8.33%) LXC
4 1 (8.33%) NFS
4 1 (8.33%) Samba
4 1 (8.33%) vCloud
4 1 (8.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (58.33%) Puppet
2 6 (50.00%) Ansible
3 5 (41.67%) Vagrant
3 5 (41.67%) Kubernetes
4 4 (33.33%) Salt
5 2 (16.67%) Nagios
5 2 (16.67%) ZABBIX
6 1 (8.33%) Capistrano
6 1 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (8.33%) Mesos
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Google
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) SaltStack
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Adobe
4 3 (25.00%) IBM
4 3 (25.00%) ATG
4 3 (25.00%) hybris
4 3 (25.00%) Omniture
5 2 (16.67%) Splunk
5 2 (16.67%) New Relic
5 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (8.33%) EMC
6 1 (8.33%) NetApp
6 1 (8.33%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (8.33%) Solace
6 1 (8.33%) Yahoo!
6 1 (8.33%) GigaSpaces
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