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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rackspace
UK / England
Rank 747 788 782
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -6
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 67 116 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.086% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.27% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 62 111 95
Median salary £65,000 £56,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £105,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+38.88% +12.50%

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
34018 42478 46825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.72% 45.33% 47.84%
Number of salaries quoted 27644 35223 38728
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +4 27 £72,500 +20.83% 12
South East +67 15 £47,500 +18.75% 5
North West -1 11 £65,000 +33.33% 2
Yorkshire +37 10 £65,000 -13.33% 3
East Midlands +1 2 £80,000 +77.77%
South West +18 1 £45,000 -5.26%
West Midlands - 1 £57,500 -
Rackspace
UK

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 162 (88.04%) Amazon AWS
2 129 (70.11%) DevOps
3 105 (57.07%) Linux
4 100 (54.35%) Opscode Chef
5 96 (52.17%) Puppet
6 90 (48.91%) Ansible
7 85 (46.20%) VMware
8 80 (43.48%) Microsoft Azure
9 78 (42.39%) Docker
10 75 (40.76%) Jenkins
11 68 (36.96%) Continuous Integration
12 65 (35.33%) Google
13 63 (34.24%) Agile Software Development
13 63 (34.24%) Python
14 57 (30.98%) MySQL
15 56 (30.43%) Google Cloud Platform
16 54 (29.35%) PHP
17 52 (28.26%) Finance
18 46 (25.00%) Apache
18 46 (25.00%) LAMP
19 42 (22.83%) Configuration Management
20 39 (21.20%) Migration
20 39 (21.20%) Ruby
21 38 (20.65%) Web Services
22 37 (20.11%) Java
22 37 (20.11%) Law
22 37 (20.11%) OpenStack
23 35 (19.02%) JavaScript
24 34 (18.48%) SOA
24 34 (18.48%) Retail

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 46 (25.00%) Apache
2 37 (20.11%) OpenStack
3 10 (5.43%) IIS
3 10 (5.43%) nginx
4 9 (4.89%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (4.35%) Apache Spark
5 8 (4.35%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.72%) JBoss
7 4 (2.17%) CMS
8 3 (1.63%) Confluence
8 3 (1.63%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.09%) Drupal
9 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.09%) Kentico
9 2 (1.09%) ThingWorx
9 2 (1.09%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.09%) WordPress
10 1 (0.54%) CloudStack
10 1 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (2.72%) MS Office
2 4 (2.17%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.09%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 2 (1.09%) PTC Creo
Cloud Services
1 162 (88.04%) Amazon AWS
2 80 (43.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 56 (30.43%) Google Cloud Platform
4 34 (18.48%) SaaS
5 18 (9.78%) IaaS
6 10 (5.43%) PaaS
7 9 (4.89%) Rackspace Cloud
8 7 (3.80%) Google App Engine
9 6 (3.26%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (2.72%) Bluemix
10 5 (2.72%) IBM Cloud
10 5 (2.72%) Linode
11 4 (2.17%) Amazon S3
11 4 (2.17%) Heroku
12 3 (1.63%) DigitalOcean
12 3 (1.63%) GitHub
12 3 (1.63%) Office 365
12 3 (1.63%) Sumo Logic
13 2 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 2 (1.09%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.07%) Firewall
2 12 (6.52%) DNS
3 11 (5.98%) Internet
4 8 (4.35%) VoIP
5 6 (3.26%) VLAN
5 6 (3.26%) VPN
6 5 (2.72%) LAN
6 5 (2.72%) MPLS
6 5 (2.72%) WAN
7 4 (2.17%) DHCP
7 4 (2.17%) HTTP
7 4 (2.17%) NetScaler
8 3 (1.63%) Broadband
8 3 (1.63%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (1.63%) Network Security
9 2 (1.09%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (1.09%) SAN
9 2 (1.09%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.09%) Wireless
10 1 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (30.98%) MySQL
2 34 (18.48%) MongoDB
3 22 (11.96%) SQL Server
4 15 (8.15%) NoSQL
4 15 (8.15%) Redis
5 12 (6.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (5.98%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (4.35%) Hadoop
7 8 (4.35%) Relational Database
8 6 (3.26%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (2.72%) Hazelcast
9 5 (2.72%) KDB
9 5 (2.72%) Kdb+
9 5 (2.72%) SAP HANA
10 3 (1.63%) HBase
10 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (1.09%) Riak
11 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 75 (40.76%) Jenkins
2 32 (17.39%) Vagrant
3 31 (16.85%) Git (software)
4 19 (10.33%) TeamCity
5 14 (7.61%) Buildbot
5 14 (7.61%) Travis CI
6 13 (7.07%) Grunt
7 11 (5.98%) JIRA
8 10 (5.43%) Maven
8 10 (5.43%) Selenium
9 8 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
9 8 (4.35%) Subversion
10 7 (3.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (3.80%) Cucumber
11 6 (3.26%) Bitbucket
11 6 (3.26%) gulp
11 6 (3.26%) MSBuild
11 6 (3.26%) RSpec
12 5 (2.72%) Ant
13 4 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 52 (28.26%) Finance
2 37 (20.11%) Law
3 34 (18.48%) Retail
4 27 (14.67%) Local Government
4 27 (14.67%) Manufacturing
5 16 (8.70%) Games
6 11 (5.98%) Telecoms
7 9 (4.89%) Banking
8 8 (4.35%) Publishing
9 7 (3.80%) Advertising
10 4 (2.17%) Marketing
11 3 (1.63%) Investment Banking
12 2 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 40 (21.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 39 (21.20%) Architect
3 31 (16.85%) AWS Architect
3 31 (16.85%) Cloud Architect
3 31 (16.85%) Developer
4 27 (14.67%) Administrator
4 27 (14.67%) Systems Administrator
5 26 (14.13%) AWS DevOps
6 25 (13.59%) Senior Architect
7 23 (12.50%) Consultant
8 21 (11.41%) AWS Engineer
8 21 (11.41%) Cloud Consultant
8 21 (11.41%) Senior Consultant
9 20 (10.87%) AWS Administrator
9 20 (10.87%) AWS Consultant
10 19 (10.33%) Azure Architect
11 18 (9.78%) Linux Administrator
11 18 (9.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 17 (9.24%) Java Developer
13 15 (8.15%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (25.00%) LAMP
2 38 (20.65%) Web Services
3 33 (17.93%) Node.js
4 29 (15.76%) AngularJS
4 29 (15.76%) Middleware
5 21 (11.41%) .NET
6 20 (10.87%) HTML
6 20 (10.87%) Ruby on Rails
7 19 (10.33%) CSS
7 19 (10.33%) REST
8 13 (7.07%) jQuery
9 12 (6.52%) Express
9 12 (6.52%) MEAN Stack
10 11 (5.98%) ASP.NET
10 11 (5.98%) HTML5
10 11 (5.98%) React
11 9 (4.89%) Akka
11 9 (4.89%) LEMP Stack
12 8 (4.35%) RESTful
12 8 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.67%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (11.41%) Computer Science
3 20 (10.87%) Management Information System
4 18 (9.78%) Data Centre
5 15 (8.15%) User Experience
6 9 (4.89%) Mobile App
6 9 (4.89%) Public Cloud
7 7 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.80%) Online Games
8 6 (3.26%) BBC
8 6 (3.26%) Life Science
8 6 (3.26%) Replication
9 5 (2.72%) Internet of Things
10 4 (2.17%) Equities
10 4 (2.17%) Fixed Income
10 4 (2.17%) iPad
10 4 (2.17%) Mathematics
10 4 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (1.63%) Artificial Intelligence
11 3 (1.63%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 105 (57.07%) Linux
2 33 (17.93%) Windows
3 8 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 8 (4.35%) Unix
4 7 (3.80%) Android
5 6 (3.26%) Ubuntu
6 5 (2.72%) CentOS
6 5 (2.72%) CoreOS
7 4 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.17%) VMS
7 4 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.63%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.63%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.63%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.09%) Debian
9 2 (1.09%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.54%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (70.11%) DevOps
2 68 (36.96%) Continuous Integration
3 63 (34.24%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (22.83%) Configuration Management
5 39 (21.20%) Migration
6 34 (18.48%) SOA
7 31 (16.85%) Open Source
8 30 (16.30%) Scrum
9 27 (14.67%) Requirements Analysis
9 27 (14.67%) UML
9 27 (14.67%) Use Case
9 27 (14.67%) Web Operations
10 25 (13.59%) TDD
11 24 (13.04%) Web Development
12 22 (11.96%) Continuous Delivery
12 22 (11.96%) Stakeholder Management
13 21 (11.41%) OO
14 17 (9.24%) E-Commerce
15 15 (8.15%) Automated Testing
15 15 (8.15%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 63 (34.24%) Python
2 54 (29.35%) PHP
3 39 (21.20%) Ruby
4 37 (20.11%) Java
5 35 (19.02%) JavaScript
6 25 (13.59%) Bash Shell
7 22 (11.96%) Perl
8 17 (9.24%) C#
9 12 (6.52%) PowerShell
9 12 (6.52%) SQL
10 10 (5.43%) Scala
11 5 (2.72%) Go
12 3 (1.63%) C++
13 2 (1.09%) Tcl
14 1 (0.54%) C
14 1 (0.54%) Jython
14 1 (0.54%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (13.59%) Degree
2 5 (2.72%) CCNP
2 5 (2.72%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.17%) CCDP
3 4 (2.17%) CCIE
3 4 (2.17%) CCNA
4 3 (1.63%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.63%) PMP
4 3 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.54%) CISM
5 1 (0.54%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.72%) QA
2 2 (1.09%) COBIT
2 2 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 78 (42.39%) Docker
2 32 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.43%) VirtualBox
4 8 (4.35%) Xen
5 6 (3.26%) LXC
6 5 (2.72%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.72%) vCloud
6 5 (2.72%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (1.63%) HDFS
8 3 (1.63%) KVM
9 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.54%) vSphere
10 1 (0.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 100 (54.35%) Opscode Chef
2 96 (52.17%) Puppet
3 90 (48.91%) Ansible
4 18 (9.78%) Salt
5 14 (7.61%) Kubernetes
5 14 (7.61%) Packer
6 10 (5.43%) HAProxy
7 8 (4.35%) Nagios
8 7 (3.80%) CFEngine
8 7 (3.80%) ZABBIX
9 3 (1.63%) collectd
9 3 (1.63%) Graphite
10 2 (1.09%) Backup Exec
10 2 (1.09%) Rancher
11 1 (0.54%) OpenNMS
11 1 (0.54%) SCCM
11 1 (0.54%) Terraform
11 1 (0.54%) WSUS
11 1 (0.54%) yum
11 1 (0.54%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 85 (46.20%) VMware
2 65 (35.33%) Google
3 19 (10.33%) Microsoft
4 11 (5.98%) SaltStack
5 8 (4.35%) Cisco
5 8 (4.35%) Splunk
6 6 (3.26%) hybris
6 6 (3.26%) IBM
7 5 (2.72%) Dell
7 5 (2.72%) GigaSpaces
7 5 (2.72%) SAP
7 5 (2.72%) StreamBase
7 5 (2.72%) Virgin Media
8 4 (2.17%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.17%) New Relic
8 4 (2.17%) Oracle
8 4 (2.17%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.63%) AppDynamics
9 3 (1.63%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.63%) Facebook
London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £70000 - £80000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + share options
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Savvy Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 19 days ago
Maidenhead
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + share options
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago