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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rackspace
Rank 292 337 322
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -15
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 8 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.079% 0.086% 0.077%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 8
Average salary £71,250 £52,500 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -10.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £49,000 £53,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £79,000 £86,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.00%
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
4614 5926 5376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 45.38% 46.60% 46.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3944 5160 4601
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 14 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (62.50%) Puppet
2 10 (62.50%) MySQL
2 10 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (56.25%) PHP
4 8 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 8 (50.00%) BDD
4 8 (50.00%) TDD
4 8 (50.00%) DevOps
5 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
5 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
5 7 (43.75%) Linux
6 6 (37.50%) Python
6 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 6 (37.50%) VMware
6 6 (37.50%) Ruby
6 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (37.50%) Google
6 6 (37.50%) Docker
6 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
7 5 (31.25%) OpenStack
7 5 (31.25%) Salt
7 5 (31.25%) Vagrant
7 5 (31.25%) Ansible
7 5 (31.25%) Content Management
7 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
7 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (31.25%) VirtualBox
7 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
7 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 5 (31.25%) OpenStack
2 4 (25.00%) Node.js
2 4 (25.00%) Drupal
3 3 (18.75%) Apache Solr
3 3 (18.75%) Apache
4 2 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (12.50%) Apache Spark
5 1 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
5 1 (6.25%) Joomla!
5 1 (6.25%) IIS
5 1 (6.25%) WordPress
5 1 (6.25%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (25.00%) IaaS
2 4 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (18.75%) Joyent
3 3 (18.75%) SaaS
3 3 (18.75%) PaaS
3 3 (18.75%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (12.50%) Rackspace Cloud
4 2 (12.50%) Sumo Logic
5 1 (6.25%) GitHub
5 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) HTTP
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
3 1 (6.25%) SSL
3 1 (6.25%) Kerberos
3 1 (6.25%) SNMP
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) MySQL
2 8 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (25.00%) Redis
4 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
5 2 (12.50%) HBase
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
2 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 4 (25.00%) Grunt
3 4 (25.00%) Maven
4 3 (18.75%) Subversion
4 3 (18.75%) PHPUnit
5 2 (12.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (12.50%) PhpStorm
6 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
6 1 (6.25%) RSpec
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Drupal Developer
4 2 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
4 2 (12.50%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) CSS
1 4 (25.00%) Web Services
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) jQuery
1 4 (25.00%) HTML5
1 4 (25.00%) CSS3
1 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (18.75%) Memcached
2 3 (18.75%) LAMP
2 3 (18.75%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (12.50%) Symfony
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Flex
4 1 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Replication
2 3 (18.75%) Taxonomies
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) UNIX
3 4 (25.00%) CoreOS
4 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
4 2 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (6.25%) Debian
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) TDD
1 8 (50.00%) BDD
1 8 (50.00%) DevOps
2 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) Content Management
4 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
4 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
5 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (25.00%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) OO
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (18.75%) Kanban
6 3 (18.75%) Open Source
7 2 (12.50%) Functional Programming
8 1 (6.25%) Web Analytics
8 1 (6.25%) Analytics
8 1 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) PHP
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) Python
2 6 (37.50%) Ruby
3 5 (31.25%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
4 4 (25.00%) Go
4 4 (25.00%) Scala
4 4 (25.00%) C++
5 2 (12.50%) Perl
5 2 (12.50%) PHP5
6 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
6 1 (6.25%) SQL
6 1 (6.25%) RubyMotion
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Docker
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (31.25%) VirtualBox
3 3 (18.75%) Varnish
4 2 (12.50%) HDFS
5 1 (6.25%) LXC
5 1 (6.25%) vCloud
5 1 (6.25%) KVM
5 1 (6.25%) XenApp
5 1 (6.25%) NFS
5 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
5 1 (6.25%) Samba
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) Puppet
1 10 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (31.25%) Ansible
2 5 (31.25%) Salt
2 5 (31.25%) Vagrant
3 4 (25.00%) Kubernetes
4 2 (12.50%) ZABBIX
4 2 (12.50%) Nagios
5 1 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (6.25%) SCCM
5 1 (6.25%) SCOM
5 1 (6.25%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) VMware
1 6 (37.50%) Google
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) New Relic
3 4 (25.00%) SaltStack
4 2 (12.50%) Splunk
4 2 (12.50%) Appcelerator
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Adobe
5 1 (6.25%) EMC
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) ATG
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) Omniture
5 1 (6.25%) Yahoo!
5 1 (6.25%) hybris
5 1 (6.25%) DigitalOcean
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago