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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rackspace
Rank 315 327 321
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 3 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.029% 0.064% 0.092%
As % of the Vendors category 0.068% 0.14% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 5
Average salary £67,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.52% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,600 £49,000 £48,400
10% offered a salary of more than £81,400 £67,750 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
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
4403 5760 5320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.92% 46.22% 44.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3768 4836 4640
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 13 (86.67%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (53.33%) Google
2 8 (53.33%) MySQL
3 7 (46.67%) C#
3 7 (46.67%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) PHP
3 7 (46.67%) Puppet
3 7 (46.67%) MongoDB
3 7 (46.67%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (40.00%) BDD
4 6 (40.00%) Docker
4 6 (40.00%) TDD
4 6 (40.00%) Ruby
4 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) VMware
5 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (33.33%) Python
5 5 (33.33%) HTML
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle
5 5 (33.33%) CSS
5 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 5 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (33.33%) HTML5
5 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 5 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (33.33%) Ansible

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (33.33%) Node.js
1 5 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 3 (20.00%) Apache
2 3 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (13.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Apache Spark
3 2 (13.33%) WordPress
3 2 (13.33%) Joomla!
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (13.33%) Drupal
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (6.67%) nginx
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (86.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (33.33%) IaaS
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (13.33%) Rackspace Cloud
4 2 (13.33%) Sumo Logic
4 2 (13.33%) SaaS
4 2 (13.33%) PaaS
4 2 (13.33%) Google Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Google App Engine
5 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (6.67%) Joyent
5 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) HTTP
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
3 1 (6.67%) SSL
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) Kerberos
3 1 (6.67%) SNMP
3 1 (6.67%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) MySQL
2 7 (46.67%) MongoDB
3 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (26.67%) Redis
4 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
5 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
6 2 (13.33%) HBase
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
7 1 (6.67%) Hazelcast
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (26.67%) Grunt
3 4 (26.67%) Maven
4 2 (13.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (13.33%) PhpStorm
5 1 (6.67%) Subversion
5 1 (6.67%) PHPUnit
5 1 (6.67%) RSpec
5 1 (6.67%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (6.67%) Front Office
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior PHP Developer
4 2 (13.33%) PHP Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
1 5 (33.33%) CSS
1 5 (33.33%) HTML5
1 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 4 (26.67%) CSS3
2 4 (26.67%) jQuery
2 4 (26.67%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) Symfony
3 2 (13.33%) Apache Flex
3 2 (13.33%) J2EE
4 1 (6.67%) LAMP
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) DOM
4 1 (6.67%) WPF
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (6.67%) Memcached
4 1 (6.67%) RESTful
4 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (6.67%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Taxonomies
2 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) CoreOS
3 2 (13.33%) UNIX
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (6.67%) Android
4 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) BDD
1 6 (40.00%) TDD
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) DevOps
3 4 (26.67%) Content Management
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (20.00%) OO
4 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Functional Programming
5 2 (13.33%) Web Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.67%) MVC
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Web Design
6 1 (6.67%) BCP
6 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C#
1 7 (46.67%) Java
1 7 (46.67%) PHP
2 6 (40.00%) Ruby
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) Python
3 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 4 (26.67%) Go
4 4 (26.67%) Scala
4 4 (26.67%) C++
5 2 (13.33%) PHP5
6 1 (6.67%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) Perl
6 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (6.67%) RubyMotion
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Docker
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) VirtualBox
3 2 (13.33%) HDFS
4 1 (6.67%) Samba
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (6.67%) NFS
4 1 (6.67%) Varnish
4 1 (6.67%) XenApp
4 1 (6.67%) LXC
4 1 (6.67%) KVM
4 1 (6.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Puppet
1 7 (46.67%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (33.33%) Ansible
2 5 (33.33%) Vagrant
3 4 (26.67%) Salt
3 4 (26.67%) Kubernetes
4 2 (13.33%) ZABBIX
4 2 (13.33%) Nagios
5 1 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (6.67%) Capistrano
5 1 (6.67%) SCCM
5 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Google
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (26.67%) SaltStack
4 4 (26.67%) New Relic
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Splunk
5 2 (13.33%) Appcelerator
5 2 (13.33%) hybris
5 2 (13.33%) Omniture
5 2 (13.33%) Adobe
5 2 (13.33%) IBM
5 2 (13.33%) ATG
6 1 (6.67%) EMC
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix
6 1 (6.67%) NetApp
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.67%) GigaSpaces
6 1 (6.67%) Yahoo!
6 1 (6.67%) DigitalOcean
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £43,000-£55,000+ COMPETITIVE package
Posted: 10 hours ago