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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rackspace
Rank 724 714 780
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +66
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 183 222 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.45% 0.48% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 169 181 138
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £57,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +43.75%
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
40890 46548 51858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.46% 46.81% 46.44%
Number of salaries quoted 33740 37963 42431
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 £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,000
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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +18 110 £55,000 -4.34% 23
South East +25 41 £52,500 -12.50% 9
Yorkshire +11 8 £65,000 +173.68% 5
East of England +13 7 £50,000 +14.28% 2
North East - 6 £47,500 -
South West -28 5 £47,500 -29.62% 2
West Midlands -12 4 £47,500 +11.76% 2
East Midlands - 4 £48,000 -
North West +15 1 £25,000 -56.52%
Rackspace
UK

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 244 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 216 (70.82%) Linux
3 187 (61.31%) DevOps
4 160 (52.46%) Puppet
5 158 (51.80%) Opscode Chef
6 124 (40.66%) VMware
7 122 (40.00%) Ansible
8 111 (36.39%) Continuous Integration
9 110 (36.07%) MySQL
10 104 (34.10%) Agile Software Development
11 100 (32.79%) PHP
12 97 (31.80%) Python
13 96 (31.48%) LAMP
14 91 (29.84%) Configuration Management
15 86 (28.20%) Apache
16 84 (27.54%) Jenkins
17 80 (26.23%) Microsoft Azure
18 78 (25.57%) VMware Infrastructure
19 76 (24.92%) E-Commerce
20 71 (23.28%) Ruby
21 70 (22.95%) Law
22 68 (22.30%) Microsoft
23 67 (21.97%) SQL
23 67 (21.97%) Java
24 66 (21.64%) Bash Shell
25 63 (20.66%) Docker
26 57 (18.69%) OpenStack
27 55 (18.03%) JavaScript
28 53 (17.38%) Git (software)
29 52 (17.05%) Google

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 86 (28.20%) Apache
2 57 (18.69%) OpenStack
3 32 (10.49%) nginx
4 26 (8.52%) Node.js
5 23 (7.54%) Tomcat
6 20 (6.56%) SharePoint
7 14 (4.59%) CMS
8 12 (3.93%) WordPress
9 9 (2.95%) IIS
10 7 (2.30%) Drupal
10 7 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (2.30%) Joomla!
11 6 (1.97%) Apache Spark
12 4 (1.31%) JBoss
12 4 (1.31%) Skype for Business
13 3 (0.98%) Confluence
14 2 (0.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 2 (0.66%) SilverStripe
15 1 (0.33%) CloudStack
15 1 (0.33%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 25 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.66%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 7 (2.30%) Magento
2 5 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.66%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 244 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 80 (26.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (12.79%) IaaS
4 38 (12.46%) Rackspace Cloud
5 27 (8.85%) Amazon EC2
6 22 (7.21%) Google Cloud Platform
7 21 (6.89%) Joyent
8 19 (6.23%) GitHub
9 15 (4.92%) Office 365
10 14 (4.59%) SaaS
11 13 (4.26%) SoftLayer
12 12 (3.93%) DigitalOcean
13 8 (2.62%) Linode
14 7 (2.30%) PaaS
14 7 (2.30%) Sumo Logic
15 6 (1.97%) Datadog
16 4 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
16 4 (1.31%) Heroku
17 3 (0.98%) Amazon S3
17 3 (0.98%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 34 (11.15%) Firewall
2 30 (9.84%) DNS
3 21 (6.89%) HTTP
4 16 (5.25%) Internet
5 15 (4.92%) TCP/IP
6 13 (4.26%) LDAP
7 12 (3.93%) SMTP
7 12 (3.93%) VPN
8 9 (2.95%) Kerberos
9 7 (2.30%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (2.30%) DHCP
9 7 (2.30%) WAN
10 6 (1.97%) LAN
10 6 (1.97%) SSH
11 5 (1.64%) HTTPS
12 4 (1.31%) SSL
12 4 (1.31%) VLAN
13 3 (0.98%) Cisco Nexus
13 3 (0.98%) SAN
13 3 (0.98%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (36.07%) MySQL
2 33 (10.82%) PostgreSQL
3 26 (8.52%) Redis
4 25 (8.20%) SQL Server
5 24 (7.87%) NoSQL
6 20 (6.56%) MongoDB
7 18 (5.90%) Hadoop
8 16 (5.25%) Apache Cassandra
9 15 (4.92%) Relational Database
10 14 (4.59%) Big Data
11 12 (3.93%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (2.30%) HBase
12 7 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (1.64%) SAP HANA
13 5 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (0.98%) DataStage
14 3 (0.98%) Hazelcast
14 3 (0.98%) IBM InfoSphere
14 3 (0.98%) KDB
15 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 84 (27.54%) Jenkins
2 53 (17.38%) Git (software)
3 33 (10.82%) Vagrant
4 23 (7.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 18 (5.90%) Subversion
6 16 (5.25%) Maven
7 11 (3.61%) Grunt
8 8 (2.62%) JIRA
8 8 (2.62%) Mercurial
9 7 (2.30%) GitLab
10 6 (1.97%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.31%) Ant
11 4 (1.31%) Bitbucket
12 3 (0.98%) Hudson
12 3 (0.98%) JMeter
12 3 (0.98%) NeoLoad
12 3 (0.98%) The Grinder
12 3 (0.98%) Travis CI
13 2 (0.66%) DbUnit
13 2 (0.66%) XMLUnit
General
1 70 (22.95%) Law
2 39 (12.79%) Marketing
3 33 (10.82%) Finance
4 25 (8.20%) Publishing
4 25 (8.20%) Retail
5 15 (4.92%) Games
6 9 (2.95%) Electronics
7 7 (2.30%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.97%) Local Government
9 5 (1.64%) Back Office
10 4 (1.31%) Advertising
11 3 (0.98%) Front Office
11 3 (0.98%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.66%) Banking
12 2 (0.66%) Legal
13 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 75 (24.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 62 (20.33%) Systems Administrator
3 57 (18.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 55 (18.03%) Developer
5 54 (17.70%) Administrator
6 49 (16.07%) Linux Administrator
7 46 (15.08%) Linux Engineer
8 41 (13.44%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 32 (10.49%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 26 (8.52%) AWS Engineer
11 23 (7.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 21 (6.89%) AWS Administrator
13 17 (5.57%) Service Manager
14 16 (5.25%) IT Manager
15 14 (4.59%) Architect
15 14 (4.59%) IT Services Manager
15 14 (4.59%) Senior Linux Engineer
16 13 (4.26%) Java Developer
16 13 (4.26%) Systems Manager
17 11 (3.61%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (31.48%) LAMP
2 46 (15.08%) CSS
3 45 (14.75%) HTML
4 44 (14.43%) Web Services
5 30 (9.84%) HTML5
6 25 (8.20%) jQuery
7 24 (7.87%) .NET
8 20 (6.56%) AngularJS
9 19 (6.23%) CSS3
10 17 (5.57%) LEMP Stack
11 16 (5.25%) RabbitMQ
12 15 (4.92%) ELK Stack
13 14 (4.59%) J2EE
14 13 (4.26%) XML
15 11 (3.61%) LESS
15 11 (3.61%) Memcached
15 11 (3.61%) Sass
15 11 (3.61%) Spring
16 10 (3.28%) ASP.NET
17 9 (2.95%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.84%) Public Cloud
2 19 (6.23%) Replication
3 18 (5.90%) Fintech
4 11 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (3.61%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.61%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.95%) Private Cloud
6 8 (2.62%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.62%) FMCG
6 8 (2.62%) Smartphone
7 7 (2.30%) Artificial Intelligence
7 7 (2.30%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.64%) Social Media
8 5 (1.64%) User Experience
9 4 (1.31%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.31%) PKI
10 3 (0.98%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.66%) Blog
11 2 (0.66%) Life Science
11 2 (0.66%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 216 (70.82%) Linux
2 51 (16.72%) Windows
3 42 (13.77%) Unix
4 32 (10.49%) CentOS
5 31 (10.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (8.85%) Windows Server
7 18 (5.90%) Ubuntu
8 16 (5.25%) Debian
9 9 (2.95%) Android
9 9 (2.95%) Apple iOS
10 7 (2.30%) CoreOS
11 5 (1.64%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.66%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.66%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (61.31%) DevOps
2 111 (36.39%) Continuous Integration
3 104 (34.10%) Agile Software Development
4 91 (29.84%) Configuration Management
5 76 (24.92%) E-Commerce
6 42 (13.77%) Continuous Delivery
7 34 (11.15%) ITIL
8 33 (10.82%) Web Operations
9 32 (10.49%) Open Source
10 31 (10.16%) Web Development
11 29 (9.51%) Software Engineering
12 26 (8.52%) Microservices
12 26 (8.52%) Project Management
12 26 (8.52%) Service Management
13 25 (8.20%) High Availability
14 22 (7.21%) Digital Marketing
14 22 (7.21%) Scrum
15 21 (6.89%) Service Delivery
16 19 (6.23%) Disaster Recovery
17 18 (5.90%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 100 (32.79%) PHP
2 97 (31.80%) Python
3 71 (23.28%) Ruby
4 67 (21.97%) Java
4 67 (21.97%) SQL
5 66 (21.64%) Bash Shell
6 55 (18.03%) JavaScript
7 39 (12.79%) Perl
8 19 (6.23%) C#
9 16 (5.25%) C++
10 13 (4.26%) Scala
11 12 (3.93%) Korn
12 11 (3.61%) Shell Script
13 8 (2.62%) C
13 8 (2.62%) Go
14 7 (2.30%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.31%) Clojure
16 3 (0.98%) Bourne shell
16 3 (0.98%) Jython
16 3 (0.98%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 25 (8.20%) Degree
2 14 (4.59%) RHCE
3 5 (1.64%) RHCT
4 4 (1.31%) CCNP
4 4 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.33%) CCDP
6 1 (0.33%) CCIE
6 1 (0.33%) CCNA
6 1 (0.33%) MCSD
6 1 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.21%) SLA
2 17 (5.57%) QA
3 3 (0.98%) COBIT
4 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.66%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.33%) DICOM
5 1 (0.33%) HL7
System Software
1 78 (25.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 63 (20.66%) Docker
3 21 (6.89%) VirtualBox
4 14 (4.59%) Active Directory
4 14 (4.59%) Xen
5 9 (2.95%) iptables
5 9 (2.95%) vSphere
6 8 (2.62%) Hyper-V
7 7 (2.30%) HDFS
7 7 (2.30%) KVM
8 4 (1.31%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.98%) Openswan
9 3 (0.98%) Squid
9 3 (0.98%) Varnish
9 3 (0.98%) vCloud
9 3 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.66%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.33%) NFS
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.33%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 160 (52.46%) Puppet
2 158 (51.80%) Opscode Chef
3 122 (40.00%) Ansible
4 32 (10.49%) Nagios
5 27 (8.85%) CFEngine
6 25 (8.20%) Salt
7 22 (7.21%) ZABBIX
8 18 (5.90%) Kubernetes
9 17 (5.57%) Capistrano
10 15 (4.92%) HAProxy
11 14 (4.59%) OpenNMS
11 14 (4.59%) Zenoss
12 4 (1.31%) Packer
13 3 (0.98%) Cacti
13 3 (0.98%) Cisco Prime
13 3 (0.98%) FortiGate
13 3 (0.98%) Graphite
13 3 (0.98%) SmokePing
13 3 (0.98%) Terraform
14 2 (0.66%) Plesk
Vendors
1 124 (40.66%) VMware
2 68 (22.30%) Microsoft
3 52 (17.05%) Google
4 31 (10.16%) SaltStack
5 22 (7.21%) Oracle
6 18 (5.90%) Red Hat
7 17 (5.57%) New Relic
8 14 (4.59%) HP
8 14 (4.59%) LANDesk
9 11 (3.61%) Cisco
10 8 (2.62%) Splunk
11 7 (2.30%) Facebook
12 6 (1.97%) hybris
12 6 (1.97%) SAP
13 5 (1.64%) Akamai
13 5 (1.64%) CheckPoint
13 5 (1.64%) F5
14 4 (1.31%) IBM
14 4 (1.31%) Remedy
15 3 (0.98%) WSO2
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Premier Media
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: full benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Third Republic
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £40,000 - £60,000 plus extensive ben
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Guildford
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Racker Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Polecat
Posted: 12 days ago
Reigate
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Croydon
Talent Point
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Guildford
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Woking
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Watford
Talent Point
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Stanmore
Talent Point
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Redhill
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago