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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rackspace
Rank 249 243 246
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 8 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.11% 0.17% 0.028%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.37% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 2
Average salary £43,750 £73,750 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.67% +130.46%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
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
3195 3532 3436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 43.63% 46.14% 48.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2662 2904 2921
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +15 7 £45,000 -5.26%
Essex - 1 £42,500 -
Rackspace
England

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 24 (96.00%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (76.00%) Python
3 16 (64.00%) Linux
4 13 (52.00%) Web Services
4 13 (52.00%) Degree
4 13 (52.00%) Bash Shell
4 13 (52.00%) DevOps
5 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
6 11 (44.00%) Google
6 11 (44.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
9 8 (32.00%) SQL
9 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
9 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
10 7 (28.00%) WCF
10 7 (28.00%) .NET
10 7 (28.00%) C#
10 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
10 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
11 6 (24.00%) XML
11 6 (24.00%) IIS
11 6 (24.00%) Java
11 6 (24.00%) Perl
11 6 (24.00%) SOAP
11 6 (24.00%) jQuery
11 6 (24.00%) Firewall
11 6 (24.00%) Puppet
11 6 (24.00%) Network Management
12 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 6 (24.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (96.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (44.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (4.00%) Google App Engine
5 1 (4.00%) CloudBees
5 1 (4.00%) Heroku
5 1 (4.00%) Engine Yard
5 1 (4.00%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Firewall
2 5 (20.00%) Wireless
3 2 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.00%) MySQL
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.00%) Hudson
2 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) ReSharper
General
1 4 (16.00%) Automotive
2 3 (12.00%) Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Finance
4 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (24.00%) Administrator
2 6 (24.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Database Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Junior
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) Web Services
2 7 (28.00%) .NET
2 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (28.00%) WCF
3 6 (24.00%) jQuery
3 6 (24.00%) SOAP
3 6 (24.00%) XML
4 4 (16.00%) HTML
4 4 (16.00%) CSS
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.00%) HTML5
5 1 (4.00%) CSS3
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.00%) PMI
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Internet of Things
3 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) DevOps
2 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (24.00%) Network Management
4 5 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.00%) CRM
6 2 (8.00%) Migration
6 2 (8.00%) Web Development
7 1 (4.00%) Business Development
7 1 (4.00%) Numerical Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.00%) MVC
7 1 (4.00%) Time Management
7 1 (4.00%) Analytics
7 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) Python
2 13 (52.00%) Bash Shell
3 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (32.00%) SQL
5 7 (28.00%) C#
6 6 (24.00%) Java
6 6 (24.00%) Perl
7 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
7 4 (16.00%) C
7 4 (16.00%) C++
7 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
8 3 (12.00%) PHP
9 2 (8.00%) Ruby
9 2 (8.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) Docker
3 1 (4.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Puppet
2 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Google
2 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (4.00%) SunGard
4 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.00%) SAP