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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rackspace
Rank 241 311 306
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -5
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 20 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.069% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% 0.14% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 15
Average salary £57,500 £53,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,250 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.00%
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
2931 4924 4674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.79% 48.28% 45.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2604 4280 4045
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 February 2016.

Rackspace Salary Histogram in the City of London

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 25 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (88.00%) Linux
3 19 (76.00%) DevOps
4 17 (68.00%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (68.00%) Puppet
5 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (52.00%) Docker
7 12 (48.00%) Configuration Management
8 11 (44.00%) VMware
9 10 (40.00%) Unix
9 10 (40.00%) CentOS
9 10 (40.00%) Ansible
10 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
11 8 (32.00%) Python
12 7 (28.00%) Windows
12 7 (28.00%) Bash Shell
12 7 (28.00%) Salt
12 7 (28.00%) Jenkins
13 6 (24.00%) SaltStack
13 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (24.00%) Ruby
13 6 (24.00%) Java
13 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
13 6 (24.00%) Law
13 6 (24.00%) LAMP
14 5 (20.00%) Scrum
14 5 (20.00%) Information Security
14 5 (20.00%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 4 (16.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Confluence
3 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (20.00%) Datadog
4 4 (16.00%) Amazon S3
5 3 (12.00%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (12.00%) Joyent
6 2 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (8.00%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (4.00%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (4.00%) Google App Engine
7 1 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (4.00%) IaaS
7 1 (4.00%) PaaS
7 1 (4.00%) SaaS
7 1 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) DNS
1 4 (16.00%) LDAP
1 4 (16.00%) SMS
1 4 (16.00%) SMTP
1 4 (16.00%) SSH
1 4 (16.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.00%) Big Data
3 1 (4.00%) Hazelcast
3 1 (4.00%) KDB
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.00%) JIRA
2 5 (20.00%) Subversion
3 4 (16.00%) GitLab
4 3 (12.00%) Vagrant
5 2 (8.00%) Hudson
6 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (4.00%) Maven
6 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (24.00%) Law
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Publishing
3 1 (4.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Governance Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Information Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Information Governance Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Senior Information Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Senior Security Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (16.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) LAMP
2 4 (16.00%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (16.00%) Symfony
2 4 (16.00%) WebSockets
3 2 (8.00%) Web Services
4 1 (4.00%) Akka
4 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (4.00%) CSS
4 1 (4.00%) DOM
4 1 (4.00%) HTML
4 1 (4.00%) HTML5
4 1 (4.00%) JSON
4 1 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (4.00%) RESTful
4 1 (4.00%) Swagger
4 1 (4.00%) Ultra Messaging
4 1 (4.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) VCE vBlock
2 4 (16.00%) PKI
2 4 (16.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Fintech
3 1 (4.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) CentOS
2 10 (40.00%) Unix
3 7 (28.00%) Windows
4 4 (16.00%) Debian
5 1 (4.00%) Android
5 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.00%) Fedora
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) DevOps
2 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (48.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 5 (20.00%) Information Security
5 5 (20.00%) ITIL
5 5 (20.00%) Scrum
5 5 (20.00%) SOA
5 5 (20.00%) Web Application Development
6 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (16.00%) Microservices
6 4 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (16.00%) Workflow
7 2 (8.00%) OO
8 1 (4.00%) Change Management
8 1 (4.00%) MVC
8 1 (4.00%) OOD
8 1 (4.00%) Security Management
8 1 (4.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) Python
2 7 (28.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (24.00%) Java
3 6 (24.00%) Ruby
4 4 (16.00%) Perl
4 4 (16.00%) PHP
5 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.00%) Clojure
6 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Docker
2 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 17 (68.00%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (68.00%) Puppet
2 10 (40.00%) Ansible
3 7 (28.00%) Salt
4 4 (16.00%) Cacti
4 4 (16.00%) Nagios
4 4 (16.00%) Rundeck
5 3 (12.00%) CFEngine
6 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
6 1 (4.00%) Mesos
6 1 (4.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) VMware
2 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (24.00%) SaltStack
3 5 (20.00%) Google
3 5 (20.00%) New Relic
4 4 (16.00%) Akamai
4 4 (16.00%) Percona
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.00%) hybris
7 1 (4.00%) Facebook
7 1 (4.00%) GigaSpaces
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle
7 1 (4.00%) SAP
7 1 (4.00%) Solace
7 1 (4.00%) StreamBase
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