The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rackspace
Rank 256 249 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 12 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.028% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.059% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £100,000 £32,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+212.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +26.45%
Rackspace
England

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

Vendors Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3642 3382 4335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 47.47% 47.57% 47.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2967 2888 3658
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Rackspace
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Rackspace Salary Trend in the East of England

Rackspace
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Rackspace across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Rackspace Salary Histogram in the East of England

Rackspace
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rackspace within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +1 7 £47,500 +48.43% 2
Hertfordshire - 5 £100,000 -
Rackspace
England

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (78.95%) .NET
3 11 (57.89%) SaaS
4 9 (47.37%) Puppet
4 9 (47.37%) Red Gate
4 9 (47.37%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (47.37%) DevOps
4 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
4 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 9 (47.37%) Project Management
4 9 (47.37%) Firewall
5 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (36.84%) Finance
7 6 (31.58%) C#
7 6 (31.58%) HTML
7 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
7 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
7 6 (31.58%) ReSharper
7 6 (31.58%) Mercurial
7 6 (31.58%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
7 6 (31.58%) TeamCity
7 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
7 6 (31.58%) HTML5
7 6 (31.58%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (31.58%) Big Data
7 6 (31.58%) NuGet
8 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
8 5 (26.32%) IaaS
8 5 (26.32%) Mobile App

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (26.32%) OpenStack
2 4 (21.05%) nginx
2 4 (21.05%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (57.89%) SaaS
3 6 (31.58%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (26.32%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (26.32%) PaaS
4 5 (26.32%) Google Apps
4 5 (26.32%) IaaS
5 4 (21.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Firewall
2 4 (21.05%) LAN
2 4 (21.05%) WAN
2 4 (21.05%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Big Data
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
1 6 (31.58%) ReSharper
1 6 (31.58%) TeamCity
1 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
1 6 (31.58%) Mercurial
1 6 (31.58%) NuGet
2 5 (26.32%) Ranorex
2 5 (26.32%) Moq
2 5 (26.32%) Selenium
2 5 (26.32%) NUnit
3 4 (21.05%) Hudson
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Retail
3 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Software Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Head of IT
3 4 (21.05%) Head of Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Operations Manager
4 1 (5.26%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
2 6 (31.58%) HTML5
2 6 (31.58%) KnockoutJS
2 6 (31.58%) HTML
3 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
3 5 (26.32%) RESTful
3 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
3 5 (26.32%) Web Services
3 5 (26.32%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) CMDB
1 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Project Management
1 9 (47.37%) DevOps
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
4 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (26.32%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (26.32%) Use Case
4 5 (26.32%) Data Modelling
4 5 (26.32%) SOA
4 5 (26.32%) UML
4 5 (26.32%) MVC
4 5 (26.32%) Migration
4 5 (26.32%) Technical Analysis
5 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL
5 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
5 4 (21.05%) Change Management
5 4 (21.05%) Kanban
5 4 (21.05%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CCNA
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) vSphere
3 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) Puppet
1 9 (47.37%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
1 9 (47.37%) Red Gate
2 5 (26.32%) Epiphany
2 5 (26.32%) Google
3 4 (21.05%) ProCurve
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco
3 4 (21.05%) HP
3 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
3 4 (21.05%) VMware
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