The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Durham region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Rackspace.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rackspace
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +23.07%
Vendors Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
35 38 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 42.17% 40.43% 54.13%
Number of salaries quoted 34 32 52
Average salary £27,500 £35,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.53% +4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £27,500 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £35,217 £39,400 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Rackspace
North East

Rackspace
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) YAML
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) YAML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat