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 27 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rackspace
Rank 247 256 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 12 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.014% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.030% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £41,250 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +18.34%
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
3417 3287 4024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 46.76% 46.68% 48.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2729 2635 3410
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £58,600
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 +9 8 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Essex - 4 £42,500 -
Rackspace
England

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 15 (88.24%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (76.47%) Python
3 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 12 (70.59%) .NET
4 11 (64.71%) Java
4 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
4 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
5 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
5 10 (58.82%) Firewall
5 10 (58.82%) C#
5 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
6 9 (52.94%) Linux
6 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
6 9 (52.94%) Visual Studio
6 9 (52.94%) WCF
7 8 (47.06%) jQuery
7 8 (47.06%) Google
7 8 (47.06%) Degree
7 8 (47.06%) Network Management
7 8 (47.06%) IIS
7 8 (47.06%) C++
7 8 (47.06%) C
7 8 (47.06%) Perl
7 8 (47.06%) XML
7 8 (47.06%) SOAP
7 8 (47.06%) Shell Script
8 7 (41.18%) Automotive
8 7 (41.18%) Asset Management
8 7 (41.18%) Web Services
9 6 (35.29%) Puppet

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 8 (47.06%) IIS
2 3 (17.65%) OpenStack
3 2 (11.76%) Node.js
4 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (88.24%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (35.29%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (29.41%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (11.76%) Google Apps
4 2 (11.76%) IaaS
4 2 (11.76%) Terremark
4 2 (11.76%) SaaS
4 2 (11.76%) PaaS
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (5.88%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) Wireless
3 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) RavenDB
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) ReSharper
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (41.18%) Automotive
2 3 (17.65%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Software Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Database Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
3 9 (52.94%) WCF
4 8 (47.06%) jQuery
4 8 (47.06%) SOAP
4 8 (47.06%) XML
5 7 (41.18%) Web Services
6 4 (23.53%) CSS
6 4 (23.53%) HTML
7 3 (17.65%) LAMP
8 2 (11.76%) RESTful
9 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (5.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 3 (17.65%) User Experience
3 2 (11.76%) CMDB
3 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
3 2 (11.76%) Internet of Things
4 1 (5.88%) Open Source
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.88%) PMI
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
2 8 (47.06%) Network Management
3 7 (41.18%) Asset Management
4 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
4 3 (17.65%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps
5 2 (11.76%) SOA
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) UML
5 2 (11.76%) CRM
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
5 2 (11.76%) Use Case
6 1 (5.88%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.88%) Information Management
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Python
2 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 11 (64.71%) Java
4 10 (58.82%) C#
5 8 (47.06%) C++
5 8 (47.06%) C
5 8 (47.06%) Perl
5 8 (47.06%) Shell Script
6 6 (35.29%) SQL
7 4 (23.53%) PHP
8 2 (11.76%) Ruby
8 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
9 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) VCP4
3 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) XenServer
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Puppet
1 6 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) Marketo
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
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