The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 4 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rackspace
Rank 95 112 81
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -31
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 2 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.19% 0.50% 1.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 1.80% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 9
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Rackspace
South East

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

Vendors Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
331 389 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 32.01% 27.61% 34.69%
Number of salaries quoted 302 325 241
Average salary £43,500 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.28% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Rackspace
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Rackspace Salary Trend in East Sussex

Rackspace
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rackspace within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Brighton +14 2 £45,000 -5.26%
Rackspace
South East

Rackspace
Top 22 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) SMS
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (100.00%) Joyent
1 2 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SMS
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible