The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rackspace
Rank 739 715 745
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +30
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 165 225 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.48% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 157 169 151
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.03%
Rackspace
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
40211 47273 51294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.87% 46.16% 46.85%
Number of salaries quoted 33065 38736 41521
Median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Rackspace as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in England

Rackspace
Salary Trend in England

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

Rackspace Salary Trend in England

Rackspace
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Rackspace across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Rackspace Salary Histogram in England

Rackspace
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rackspace within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +16 99 £60,000 +4.34% 22
South East +22 21 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Yorkshire +47 16 £65,000 +160.00% 4
East of England +15 10 £50,000 +11.11% 1
East Midlands +8 7 £48,000 -
South West -26 7 £47,500 -30.90%
West Midlands -19 6 £50,000 +53.84%
North East - 2 £65,000 - 2
Rackspace
UK

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing Rackspace also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Rackspace.

1 283 (82.99%) Amazon AWS
2 228 (66.86%) Linux
3 212 (62.17%) DevOps
4 183 (53.67%) Puppet
5 181 (53.08%) Opscode Chef
6 159 (46.63%) Ansible
7 152 (44.57%) VMware
8 146 (42.82%) MySQL
9 131 (38.42%) Agile Software Development
10 129 (37.83%) Continuous Integration
11 124 (36.36%) PHP
12 121 (35.48%) Jenkins
13 112 (32.84%) LAMP
14 109 (31.96%) Apache
15 108 (31.67%) Python
16 103 (30.21%) Configuration Management
17 94 (27.57%) Law
18 90 (26.39%) Docker
19 88 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
20 87 (25.51%) Google
21 84 (24.63%) VMware Infrastructure
22 78 (22.87%) Bash Shell
22 78 (22.87%) Ruby
23 66 (19.35%) E-Commerce
23 66 (19.35%) Git (software)
24 65 (19.06%) OpenStack
25 64 (18.77%) Java
26 59 (17.30%) Microsoft
27 57 (16.72%) SQL
28 56 (16.42%) JavaScript

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 109 (31.96%) Apache
2 65 (19.06%) OpenStack
3 32 (9.38%) Tomcat
4 31 (9.09%) nginx
5 22 (6.45%) SharePoint
6 9 (2.64%) Apache Spark
6 9 (2.64%) JBoss
6 9 (2.64%) WordPress
7 8 (2.35%) CMS
8 6 (1.76%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.88%) Confluence
10 3 (0.88%) IIS
10 3 (0.88%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.59%) SilverStripe
12 1 (0.29%) CloudStack
12 1 (0.29%) Drupal
12 1 (0.29%) Eucalyptus
12 1 (0.29%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.29%) Kentico
Applications
1 28 (8.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (2.64%) Magento
2 5 (1.47%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 283 (82.99%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (14.66%) Google Cloud Platform
4 34 (9.97%) Rackspace Cloud
5 30 (8.80%) IaaS
6 20 (5.87%) Office 365
7 16 (4.69%) GitHub
8 15 (4.40%) SaaS
9 14 (4.11%) SoftLayer
10 13 (3.81%) Heroku
11 12 (3.52%) Amazon EC2
11 12 (3.52%) DigitalOcean
12 9 (2.64%) Cloud Computing
12 9 (2.64%) Linode
12 9 (2.64%) Sumo Logic
13 8 (2.35%) PaaS
14 6 (1.76%) Google App Engine
15 4 (1.17%) Joyent
16 3 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
16 3 (0.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.33%) Firewall
2 23 (6.74%) DNS
2 23 (6.74%) HTTP
3 19 (5.57%) Internet
4 17 (4.99%) WAN
5 15 (4.40%) VPN
6 14 (4.11%) LAN
7 11 (3.23%) TCP/IP
8 10 (2.93%) LDAP
9 9 (2.64%) Kerberos
10 8 (2.35%) SMTP
11 6 (1.76%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (1.76%) DHCP
11 6 (1.76%) VoIP
12 5 (1.47%) HTTPS
13 4 (1.17%) BIG-IP
13 4 (1.17%) EIGRP
13 4 (1.17%) MPLS
13 4 (1.17%) SNMP
14 3 (0.88%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (42.82%) MySQL
2 33 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
3 29 (8.50%) SQL Server
4 28 (8.21%) MongoDB
5 24 (7.04%) Relational Database
6 23 (6.74%) NoSQL
6 23 (6.74%) Redis
7 18 (5.28%) Hadoop
8 16 (4.69%) Apache Cassandra
8 16 (4.69%) Big Data
9 9 (2.64%) HBase
10 7 (2.05%) Amazon RDS
11 6 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (1.47%) SAP HANA
12 5 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.88%) DataStage
13 3 (0.88%) IBM InfoSphere
14 2 (0.59%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2014
15 1 (0.29%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 121 (35.48%) Jenkins
2 66 (19.35%) Git (software)
3 39 (11.44%) Vagrant
4 29 (8.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 26 (7.62%) Subversion
6 23 (6.74%) Maven
7 16 (4.69%) Mercurial
8 13 (3.81%) Ant
8 13 (3.81%) Grunt
8 13 (3.81%) TeamCity
9 11 (3.23%) JIRA
10 9 (2.64%) Hudson
11 8 (2.35%) RSpec
11 8 (2.35%) Travis CI
12 6 (1.76%) MSBuild
13 5 (1.47%) GitLab
13 5 (1.47%) Gradle
13 5 (1.47%) JUnit
13 5 (1.47%) PhantomJS
13 5 (1.47%) VersionOne
General
1 94 (27.57%) Law
2 43 (12.61%) Marketing
3 38 (11.14%) Finance
4 32 (9.38%) Retail
5 24 (7.04%) Publishing
6 23 (6.74%) Games
7 15 (4.40%) Manufacturing
8 14 (4.11%) Local Government
9 9 (2.64%) Telecoms
10 8 (2.35%) Advertising
11 7 (2.05%) Electronics
12 5 (1.47%) Back Office
13 4 (1.17%) Banking
14 2 (0.59%) Legal
15 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 84 (24.63%) DevOps Engineer
2 73 (21.41%) Systems Administrator
3 66 (19.35%) Administrator
4 65 (19.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 58 (17.01%) Linux Administrator
6 57 (16.72%) Developer
7 55 (16.13%) Linux Engineer
8 52 (15.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 42 (12.32%) AWS Engineer
10 40 (11.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 39 (11.44%) AWS DevOps
12 34 (9.97%) AWS Administrator
13 28 (8.21%) Senior DevOps
14 27 (7.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 25 (7.33%) Architect
16 18 (5.28%) Cloud Architect
17 16 (4.69%) IT Manager
17 16 (4.69%) Lead DevOps
17 16 (4.69%) Service Manager
17 16 (4.69%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (32.84%) LAMP
2 49 (14.37%) HTML
3 48 (14.08%) CSS
4 45 (13.20%) Web Services
5 33 (9.68%) jQuery
6 28 (8.21%) HTML5
6 28 (8.21%) Node.js
7 25 (7.33%) CSS3
8 22 (6.45%) .NET
8 22 (6.45%) ELK Stack
9 21 (6.16%) AngularJS
10 18 (5.28%) LEMP Stack
11 16 (4.69%) Middleware
12 14 (4.11%) RabbitMQ
13 13 (3.81%) Ruby on Rails
14 12 (3.52%) J2EE
14 12 (3.52%) LESS
14 12 (3.52%) SOAP
14 12 (3.52%) XML
15 11 (3.23%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.04%) Public Cloud
2 21 (6.16%) Fintech
3 18 (5.28%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (5.28%) Management Information System
4 14 (4.11%) Replication
5 11 (3.23%) Data Centre
6 10 (2.93%) FMCG
6 10 (2.93%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.64%) Computer Science
8 8 (2.35%) Artificial Intelligence
8 8 (2.35%) Smartphone
9 6 (1.76%) Life Science
9 6 (1.76%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.47%) Blockchain
10 5 (1.47%) Cryptography
10 5 (1.47%) Hedge funds
10 5 (1.47%) Social Media
10 5 (1.47%) User Experience
11 4 (1.17%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (1.17%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 228 (66.86%) Linux
2 56 (16.42%) Windows
3 32 (9.38%) Unix
4 30 (8.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (8.50%) Windows Server
6 28 (8.21%) CentOS
7 13 (3.81%) Ubuntu
8 9 (2.64%) Android
8 9 (2.64%) Apple iOS
8 9 (2.64%) CoreOS
9 7 (2.05%) Mac OS X
9 7 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (1.76%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (1.47%) Debian
11 5 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.59%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (62.17%) DevOps
2 131 (38.42%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (37.83%) Continuous Integration
4 103 (30.21%) Configuration Management
5 66 (19.35%) E-Commerce
6 51 (14.96%) Web Operations
7 49 (14.37%) Continuous Delivery
8 34 (9.97%) Web Development
9 33 (9.68%) Microservices
10 32 (9.38%) ITIL
11 31 (9.09%) Scrum
12 29 (8.50%) Open Source
12 29 (8.50%) Project Management
13 26 (7.62%) Service Management
13 26 (7.62%) Software Engineering
14 24 (7.04%) Use Case
15 23 (6.74%) Digital Marketing
15 23 (6.74%) SOA
16 21 (6.16%) TDD
17 20 (5.87%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 124 (36.36%) PHP
2 108 (31.67%) Python
3 78 (22.87%) Bash Shell
3 78 (22.87%) Ruby
4 64 (18.77%) Java
5 57 (16.72%) SQL
6 56 (16.42%) JavaScript
7 49 (14.37%) Perl
8 19 (5.57%) C#
9 16 (4.69%) C++
10 15 (4.40%) Scala
11 12 (3.52%) Korn
11 12 (3.52%) PowerShell
11 12 (3.52%) Shell Script
12 10 (2.93%) Go
13 3 (0.88%) Bourne shell
13 3 (0.88%) C
13 3 (0.88%) Jython
13 3 (0.88%) PHP 5
14 2 (0.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (8.21%) Degree
2 9 (2.64%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (2.35%) RHCE
4 7 (2.05%) CCNP
5 5 (1.47%) RHCT
6 4 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.88%) CCNA
7 3 (0.88%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.88%) PMP
7 3 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.59%) MCSD
9 1 (0.29%) CCDP
9 1 (0.29%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.87%) QA
1 20 (5.87%) SLA
2 2 (0.59%) COBIT
2 2 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.59%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.29%) DICOM
3 1 (0.29%) HL7
System Software
1 90 (26.39%) Docker
2 84 (24.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (7.62%) VirtualBox
4 21 (6.16%) Xen
5 12 (3.52%) Hyper-V
6 11 (3.23%) KVM
7 10 (2.93%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (2.64%) Active Directory
8 9 (2.64%) HDFS
8 9 (2.64%) iptables
9 7 (2.05%) vSphere
10 3 (0.88%) Openswan
10 3 (0.88%) Squid
10 3 (0.88%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.88%) Varnish
11 2 (0.59%) LXC
11 2 (0.59%) vCloud
11 2 (0.59%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 183 (53.67%) Puppet
2 181 (53.08%) Opscode Chef
3 159 (46.63%) Ansible
4 33 (9.68%) Salt
5 32 (9.38%) Nagios
6 29 (8.50%) Kubernetes
7 24 (7.04%) ZABBIX
8 16 (4.69%) HAProxy
9 14 (4.11%) OpenNMS
9 14 (4.11%) Zenoss
10 13 (3.81%) CFEngine
11 11 (3.23%) Packer
12 6 (1.76%) Terraform
13 4 (1.17%) Capistrano
13 4 (1.17%) Consul
13 4 (1.17%) Rancher
14 3 (0.88%) Cisco Prime
14 3 (0.88%) FortiGate
14 3 (0.88%) Graphite
14 3 (0.88%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 152 (44.57%) VMware
2 87 (25.51%) Google
3 59 (17.30%) Microsoft
4 32 (9.38%) SaltStack
5 22 (6.45%) Oracle
6 16 (4.69%) New Relic
7 14 (4.11%) HP
7 14 (4.11%) LANDesk
7 14 (4.11%) Red Hat
8 13 (3.81%) Cisco
9 10 (2.93%) Splunk
10 8 (2.35%) Facebook
11 7 (2.05%) F5
12 6 (1.76%) Perforce
12 6 (1.76%) SAP
13 5 (1.47%) CheckPoint
13 5 (1.47%) Rally
14 4 (1.17%) Apigee
14 4 (1.17%) Mashery
14 4 (1.17%) Virgin Media
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nakama
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum 25 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Comtecs
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Premier Media
Salary: £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Premier Media
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Medidata Solutions Inc
Posted: 17 days ago
Peterborough
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hove
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £50000 per annum + Negotiable (DOE)
Posted: 22 days ago
London
DevicePilot
Salary: c£50-80K+ pa plus stock options, based on experience
Posted: 25 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Racker Benefits + Flexible Working
Posted: 18 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Union Street
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum salary is dependent upon experience
Posted: 24 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Racker Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago