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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rackspace
Rank 734 786 739
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -47
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 148 151 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.32% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 138 113 139
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £43,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.71% -12.50%
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
38478 46733 50449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.36% 45.61% 47.29%
Number of salaries quoted 31320 38723 40302
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £71,500
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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +62 105 £65,000 +13.04% 16
Yorkshire +40 15 £65,000 - 2
South East +40 13 £50,000 +21.21% 3
South West -9 7 £40,000 -42.85% 2
East Midlands +14 5 £48,000 -
East of England +10 2 £60,000 +41.17%
North East - 1 £45,000 -
Rackspace
UK

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 284 (89.59%) Amazon AWS
2 231 (72.87%) DevOps
3 215 (67.82%) Linux
4 193 (60.88%) Opscode Chef
5 188 (59.31%) Puppet
6 174 (54.89%) Ansible
7 167 (52.68%) VMware
8 158 (49.84%) Jenkins
9 152 (47.95%) MySQL
10 146 (46.06%) Continuous Integration
11 131 (41.32%) PHP
12 124 (39.12%) Docker
13 123 (38.80%) Apache
13 123 (38.80%) LAMP
14 118 (37.22%) Law
15 110 (34.70%) Agile Software Development
16 105 (33.12%) Configuration Management
17 93 (29.34%) Google
18 89 (28.08%) Python
18 89 (28.08%) Microsoft Azure
19 79 (24.92%) VMware Infrastructure
20 74 (23.34%) Web Operations
21 67 (21.14%) Google Cloud Platform
22 65 (20.50%) Bash Shell
23 63 (19.87%) OpenStack
23 63 (19.87%) Java
24 59 (18.61%) E-Commerce
25 56 (17.67%) Ruby
26 50 (15.77%) Windows
26 50 (15.77%) Git (software)

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
1 123 (38.80%) Apache
2 63 (19.87%) OpenStack
3 33 (10.41%) nginx
4 28 (8.83%) Tomcat
5 13 (4.10%) JBoss
6 9 (2.84%) IIS
6 9 (2.84%) SharePoint
7 7 (2.21%) Apache Spark
8 6 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.89%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.95%) CMS
9 3 (0.95%) WordPress
10 2 (0.63%) Confluence
10 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.63%) Kentico
10 2 (0.63%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.63%) SilverStripe
11 1 (0.32%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.32%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (2.84%) Magento
2 5 (1.58%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 284 (89.59%) Amazon AWS
2 89 (28.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 67 (21.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 29 (9.15%) Rackspace Cloud
5 26 (8.20%) IaaS
6 18 (5.68%) SaaS
7 13 (4.10%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (4.10%) Heroku
8 11 (3.47%) Office 365
9 9 (2.84%) IBM Cloud
9 9 (2.84%) PaaS
9 9 (2.84%) SoftLayer
10 8 (2.52%) DigitalOcean
11 7 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (2.21%) GitHub
11 7 (2.21%) Linode
11 7 (2.21%) Sumo Logic
12 6 (1.89%) Amazon S3
12 6 (1.89%) Google App Engine
13 4 (1.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.31%) WAN
2 17 (5.36%) LAN
3 15 (4.73%) Firewall
4 13 (4.10%) DNS
4 13 (4.10%) HTTP
4 13 (4.10%) VPN
5 12 (3.79%) Internet
6 8 (2.52%) MPLS
6 8 (2.52%) VoIP
7 6 (1.89%) VLAN
8 4 (1.26%) BIG-IP
8 4 (1.26%) EIGRP
8 4 (1.26%) IPsec
8 4 (1.26%) Multicast
8 4 (1.26%) NetScaler
8 4 (1.26%) RTSP
8 4 (1.26%) SMTP
8 4 (1.26%) SNMP
8 4 (1.26%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.95%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (47.95%) MySQL
2 32 (10.09%) MongoDB
3 25 (7.89%) SQL Server
4 23 (7.26%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (7.26%) Relational Database
5 16 (5.05%) Redis
6 14 (4.42%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (4.42%) NoSQL
7 12 (3.79%) Amazon RDS
8 8 (2.52%) Hadoop
9 7 (2.21%) Big Data
10 6 (1.89%) HBase
11 5 (1.58%) SAP HANA
12 2 (0.63%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 7
13 1 (0.32%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 158 (49.84%) Jenkins
2 50 (15.77%) Git (software)
3 36 (11.36%) Vagrant
4 33 (10.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 25 (7.89%) Maven
6 23 (7.26%) TeamCity
7 21 (6.62%) Subversion
8 15 (4.73%) Ant
9 13 (4.10%) JIRA
10 11 (3.47%) Grunt
10 11 (3.47%) Mercurial
10 11 (3.47%) Travis CI
11 10 (3.15%) MSBuild
12 8 (2.52%) RSpec
13 7 (2.21%) Hudson
14 6 (1.89%) Bitbucket
14 6 (1.89%) JUnit
15 5 (1.58%) Gradle
15 5 (1.58%) Octopus Deploy
15 5 (1.58%) PhantomJS
General
1 118 (37.22%) Law
2 38 (11.99%) Finance
3 37 (11.67%) Retail
4 33 (10.41%) Games
5 29 (9.15%) Publishing
6 28 (8.83%) Marketing
7 20 (6.31%) Local Government
7 20 (6.31%) Manufacturing
8 13 (4.10%) Telecoms
9 12 (3.79%) Advertising
10 8 (2.52%) Banking
11 3 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.32%) Back Office
12 1 (0.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 85 (26.81%) DevOps Engineer
2 76 (23.97%) Systems Administrator
3 72 (22.71%) Administrator
4 66 (20.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 62 (19.56%) Linux Administrator
6 56 (17.67%) AWS DevOps
6 56 (17.67%) AWS Engineer
7 54 (17.03%) Linux Engineer
8 52 (16.40%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 49 (15.46%) AWS Administrator
10 43 (13.56%) Developer
11 41 (12.93%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 31 (9.78%) Senior DevOps
12 31 (9.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 29 (9.15%) Architect
14 22 (6.94%) Cloud Architect
14 22 (6.94%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
15 21 (6.62%) Consultant
15 21 (6.62%) Senior Consultant
16 20 (6.31%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (38.80%) LAMP
2 45 (14.20%) Web Services
3 33 (10.41%) HTML
4 31 (9.78%) CSS
5 29 (9.15%) Node.js
6 27 (8.52%) AngularJS
7 23 (7.26%) ELK Stack
7 23 (7.26%) LEMP Stack
8 22 (6.94%) .NET
9 20 (6.31%) Middleware
10 19 (5.99%) jQuery
11 14 (4.42%) HTML5
11 14 (4.42%) REST
11 14 (4.42%) Ruby on Rails
12 12 (3.79%) CSS3
12 12 (3.79%) Spring
13 11 (3.47%) SOAP
14 10 (3.15%) ASP.NET
14 10 (3.15%) React
15 9 (2.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.26%) Management Information System
2 20 (6.31%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (5.68%) Fintech
4 17 (5.36%) Data Centre
5 13 (4.10%) Computer Science
5 13 (4.10%) Mobile App
6 12 (3.79%) Public Cloud
6 12 (3.79%) Replication
7 11 (3.47%) Artificial Intelligence
8 9 (2.84%) BBC
9 7 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (2.21%) User Experience
10 6 (1.89%) Life Science
11 5 (1.58%) Blockchain
11 5 (1.58%) Cryptography
11 5 (1.58%) FMCG
11 5 (1.58%) Hedge funds
11 5 (1.58%) Online Games
11 5 (1.58%) Private Cloud
12 4 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 215 (67.82%) Linux
2 50 (15.77%) Windows
3 16 (5.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (5.05%) Unix
4 14 (4.42%) CentOS
5 13 (4.10%) Windows Server
6 9 (2.84%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.84%) CoreOS
7 8 (2.52%) Android
8 7 (2.21%) Ubuntu
8 7 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (1.89%) Mac OS X
9 6 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.26%) Debian
11 3 (0.95%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.95%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.32%) VMS
12 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (72.87%) DevOps
2 146 (46.06%) Continuous Integration
3 110 (34.70%) Agile Software Development
4 105 (33.12%) Configuration Management
5 74 (23.34%) Web Operations
6 59 (18.61%) E-Commerce
7 46 (14.51%) Continuous Delivery
8 35 (11.04%) Microservices
9 34 (10.73%) Scrum
10 30 (9.46%) Use Case
11 28 (8.83%) SOA
12 27 (8.52%) Migration
12 27 (8.52%) Web Development
13 26 (8.20%) Continuous Deployment
13 26 (8.20%) Open Source
14 25 (7.89%) UML
15 22 (6.94%) TDD
16 21 (6.62%) Stakeholder Management
17 20 (6.31%) Project Management
17 20 (6.31%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 131 (41.32%) PHP
2 89 (28.08%) Python
3 65 (20.50%) Bash Shell
4 63 (19.87%) Java
5 56 (17.67%) Ruby
6 45 (14.20%) Perl
7 40 (12.62%) JavaScript
8 32 (10.09%) SQL
9 18 (5.68%) PowerShell
10 15 (4.73%) Scala
11 13 (4.10%) C#
12 10 (3.15%) Go
13 9 (2.84%) C++
14 7 (2.21%) Korn
15 5 (1.58%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.95%) C
17 2 (0.63%) VBA
18 1 (0.32%) ClojureScript
18 1 (0.32%) Jython
18 1 (0.32%) RubyMotion
Qualifications
1 35 (11.04%) Degree
2 10 (3.15%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (2.52%) CCNP
4 7 (2.21%) RHCE
5 6 (1.89%) CCNA
6 5 (1.58%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.58%) PMP
6 5 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.26%) CCDP
7 4 (1.26%) CCIE
7 4 (1.26%) RHCT
8 2 (0.63%) MCSD
8 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.42%) QA
2 7 (2.21%) SLA
3 4 (1.26%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 124 (39.12%) Docker
2 79 (24.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (5.99%) VirtualBox
4 14 (4.42%) Xen
5 12 (3.79%) Hyper-V
6 10 (3.15%) KVM
7 6 (1.89%) HDFS
8 5 (1.58%) vSphere
9 4 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (1.26%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.95%) Active Directory
11 2 (0.63%) iptables
11 2 (0.63%) LXC
11 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 193 (60.88%) Opscode Chef
2 188 (59.31%) Puppet
3 174 (54.89%) Ansible
4 35 (11.04%) Kubernetes
5 29 (9.15%) Salt
6 15 (4.73%) Nagios
6 15 (4.73%) Packer
7 12 (3.79%) ZABBIX
8 11 (3.47%) HAProxy
9 8 (2.52%) CFEngine
10 5 (1.58%) OpenNMS
10 5 (1.58%) Zenoss
11 4 (1.26%) Rancher
11 4 (1.26%) Terraform
12 2 (0.63%) Backup Exec
12 2 (0.63%) Capistrano
12 2 (0.63%) Consul
12 2 (0.63%) Graphite
13 1 (0.32%) SCCM
13 1 (0.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 167 (52.68%) VMware
2 93 (29.34%) Google
3 38 (11.99%) Microsoft
4 25 (7.89%) SaltStack
5 17 (5.36%) Oracle
6 15 (4.73%) Cisco
7 10 (3.15%) HP
7 10 (3.15%) New Relic
8 9 (2.84%) Red Hat
9 8 (2.52%) Facebook
9 8 (2.52%) hybris
9 8 (2.52%) Splunk
9 8 (2.52%) Virgin Media
10 6 (1.89%) Apigee
10 6 (1.89%) Mashery
10 6 (1.89%) Perforce
11 5 (1.58%) Dell
11 5 (1.58%) Rally
11 5 (1.58%) SAP
12 4 (1.26%) CheckPoint
London
Medidata Solutions
Posted: 21 hours ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
24/7 Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + negotiable + benefits in ad
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago