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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rackspace
Rank 727 714 769
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +55
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 178 221 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.46% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 159 155 150
Median salary £51,250 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,250 £75,000 £77,750
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.78% +15.00%
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
43441 48282 51655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 45.26% 46.87% 46.37%
Number of salaries quoted 35948 39150 41906
Median salary £46,500 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.54% +2.77%
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 5 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 5 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 +36 118 £55,000 - 27
South East +14 32 £52,500 -12.50% 9
North East - 10 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands - 6 £38,750 - 1
Yorkshire -3 4 £48,750 +116.66% 2
South West -25 4 £25,000 -66.66%
East of England -8 2 £60,000 +37.14% 4
West Midlands -23 2 £37,500 -11.76% 5
North West +6 1 £25,000 -56.52%
Rackspace
UK

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 232 (79.73%) Amazon AWS
2 199 (68.38%) Linux
3 168 (57.73%) DevOps
4 147 (50.52%) Puppet
5 136 (46.74%) Opscode Chef
6 108 (37.11%) VMware
7 101 (34.71%) Ansible
8 98 (33.68%) Agile Software Development
9 96 (32.99%) Continuous Integration
10 91 (31.27%) Python
11 86 (29.55%) MySQL
12 83 (28.52%) Configuration Management
12 83 (28.52%) LAMP
13 79 (27.15%) Microsoft Azure
14 77 (26.46%) Ruby
14 77 (26.46%) PHP
15 76 (26.12%) VMware Infrastructure
16 75 (25.77%) E-Commerce
17 68 (23.37%) Microsoft
18 67 (23.02%) Java
19 65 (22.34%) SQL
19 65 (22.34%) Apache
20 61 (20.96%) Bash Shell
21 57 (19.59%) Windows
22 55 (18.90%) Jenkins
23 52 (17.87%) JavaScript
24 51 (17.53%) OpenStack
25 48 (16.49%) Law
25 48 (16.49%) Docker
26 47 (16.15%) 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 65 (22.34%) Apache
2 51 (17.53%) OpenStack
3 27 (9.28%) nginx
4 23 (7.90%) Node.js
5 20 (6.87%) SharePoint
6 19 (6.53%) Tomcat
7 17 (5.84%) CMS
8 15 (5.15%) WordPress
9 12 (4.12%) Drupal
10 10 (3.44%) Joomla!
11 9 (3.09%) IIS
12 8 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (1.72%) SilverStripe
14 4 (1.37%) Apache Spark
14 4 (1.37%) Skype for Business
15 2 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 1 (0.34%) CloudStack
16 1 (0.34%) Confluence
16 1 (0.34%) Eucalyptus
16 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 23 (7.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.69%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 7 (2.41%) Magento
2 5 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 232 (79.73%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (27.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (14.78%) IaaS
4 41 (14.09%) Amazon EC2
5 38 (13.06%) Rackspace Cloud
6 28 (9.62%) Joyent
7 16 (5.50%) GitHub
7 16 (5.50%) Google Cloud Platform
8 15 (5.15%) Office 365
9 13 (4.47%) SaaS
10 12 (4.12%) DigitalOcean
11 11 (3.78%) SoftLayer
12 9 (3.09%) Amazon S3
13 8 (2.75%) Datadog
13 8 (2.75%) Linode
13 8 (2.75%) PaaS
14 5 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
14 5 (1.72%) Google App Engine
14 5 (1.72%) Heroku
14 5 (1.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (11.68%) Firewall
2 33 (11.34%) DNS
3 17 (5.84%) HTTP
3 17 (5.84%) TCP/IP
4 15 (5.15%) LDAP
5 14 (4.81%) SMTP
6 11 (3.78%) Internet
7 10 (3.44%) SSH
7 10 (3.44%) VPN
8 9 (3.09%) Kerberos
9 7 (2.41%) DHCP
10 6 (2.06%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (2.06%) SSL
10 6 (2.06%) VLAN
10 6 (2.06%) WAN
11 5 (1.72%) FTP
11 5 (1.72%) HTTPS
11 5 (1.72%) LAN
12 4 (1.37%) SMS
13 3 (1.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (29.55%) MySQL
2 30 (10.31%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (9.28%) Redis
4 24 (8.25%) NoSQL
4 24 (8.25%) SQL Server
5 18 (6.19%) Hadoop
6 17 (5.84%) MongoDB
7 15 (5.15%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (4.81%) Amazon RDS
9 13 (4.47%) Big Data
10 8 (2.75%) Relational Database
11 7 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (1.72%) Hazelcast
12 5 (1.72%) HBase
12 5 (1.72%) KDB
12 5 (1.72%) SAP HANA
13 3 (1.03%) DataStage
13 3 (1.03%) IBM InfoSphere
13 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 55 (18.90%) Jenkins
2 47 (16.15%) Git (software)
3 32 (11.00%) Vagrant
4 17 (5.84%) Subversion
5 12 (4.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (3.09%) GitLab
6 9 (3.09%) Maven
7 8 (2.75%) Grunt
7 8 (2.75%) JIRA
8 7 (2.41%) Mercurial
9 5 (1.72%) PHPUnit
9 5 (1.72%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.37%) Bitbucket
11 3 (1.03%) JMeter
11 3 (1.03%) NeoLoad
11 3 (1.03%) The Grinder
11 3 (1.03%) Travis CI
12 2 (0.69%) Hudson
13 1 (0.34%) Jasmine
13 1 (0.34%) RSpec
General
1 48 (16.49%) Law
2 35 (12.03%) Marketing
3 33 (11.34%) Finance
4 22 (7.56%) Retail
5 20 (6.87%) Publishing
6 9 (3.09%) Electronics
7 8 (2.75%) Telecoms
8 6 (2.06%) Games
9 5 (1.72%) Back Office
9 5 (1.72%) Banking
9 5 (1.72%) Front Office
10 3 (1.03%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.69%) Advertising
11 2 (0.69%) Legal
11 2 (0.69%) Local Government
12 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 69 (23.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 50 (17.18%) Developer
2 50 (17.18%) Systems Administrator
3 44 (15.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 42 (14.43%) Administrator
5 39 (13.40%) Linux Engineer
6 36 (12.37%) Linux Administrator
6 36 (12.37%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 29 (9.97%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 18 (6.19%) AWS Engineer
9 17 (5.84%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 17 (5.84%) Service Manager
10 16 (5.50%) Architect
10 16 (5.50%) IT Manager
11 14 (4.81%) IT Services Manager
12 12 (4.12%) Senior Developer
12 12 (4.12%) Systems Manager
13 11 (3.78%) Cloud Architect
13 11 (3.78%) Java Developer
13 11 (3.78%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (28.52%) LAMP
2 43 (14.78%) Web Services
3 41 (14.09%) CSS
4 39 (13.40%) HTML
5 28 (9.62%) HTML5
6 21 (7.22%) .NET
6 21 (7.22%) AngularJS
7 20 (6.87%) jQuery
8 16 (5.50%) CSS3
8 16 (5.50%) Memcached
8 16 (5.50%) RabbitMQ
9 12 (4.12%) J2EE
9 12 (4.12%) LEMP Stack
10 11 (3.78%) Akka
10 11 (3.78%) LESS
10 11 (3.78%) Sass
11 10 (3.44%) XML
12 9 (3.09%) Middleware
12 9 (3.09%) RESTful
12 9 (3.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.00%) Public Cloud
2 24 (8.25%) Replication
3 15 (5.15%) Fintech
4 12 (4.12%) Private Cloud
5 11 (3.78%) Data Centre
6 10 (3.44%) Computer Science
7 9 (3.09%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.75%) Mobile App
9 7 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (2.41%) FMCG
10 6 (2.06%) Enterprise Cloud
11 5 (1.72%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (1.72%) PKI
11 5 (1.72%) Social Media
12 4 (1.37%) User Experience
13 3 (1.03%) Hedge funds
13 3 (1.03%) VCE vBlock
14 2 (0.69%) Blog
14 2 (0.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 199 (68.38%) Linux
2 57 (19.59%) Windows
3 47 (16.15%) Unix
4 42 (14.43%) CentOS
5 35 (12.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (8.93%) Windows Server
7 22 (7.56%) Debian
8 19 (6.53%) Ubuntu
9 11 (3.78%) Android
9 11 (3.78%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.72%) Mac OS
10 5 (1.72%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.37%) CoreOS
11 4 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.69%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (57.73%) DevOps
2 98 (33.68%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (32.99%) Continuous Integration
4 83 (28.52%) Configuration Management
5 75 (25.77%) E-Commerce
6 42 (14.43%) ITIL
7 33 (11.34%) Continuous Delivery
7 33 (11.34%) Open Source
8 32 (11.00%) High Availability
9 28 (9.62%) Project Management
10 27 (9.28%) Service Management
11 26 (8.93%) Disaster Recovery
11 26 (8.93%) Software Engineering
12 23 (7.90%) Load Balancing
12 23 (7.90%) Web Development
13 22 (7.56%) Scrum
14 21 (7.22%) Service Delivery
15 20 (6.87%) Microservices
16 19 (6.53%) OO
17 18 (6.19%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 91 (31.27%) Python
2 77 (26.46%) PHP
2 77 (26.46%) Ruby
3 67 (23.02%) Java
4 65 (22.34%) SQL
5 61 (20.96%) Bash Shell
6 52 (17.87%) JavaScript
7 36 (12.37%) Perl
8 13 (4.47%) C#
8 13 (4.47%) C++
9 11 (3.78%) Shell Script
10 10 (3.44%) Korn
10 10 (3.44%) Scala
11 8 (2.75%) C
12 6 (2.06%) Clojure
12 6 (2.06%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.72%) Go
14 3 (1.03%) Jython
14 3 (1.03%) PHP 5
15 2 (0.69%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 24 (8.25%) Degree
2 12 (4.12%) RHCE
3 3 (1.03%) CCNP
3 3 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.03%) RHCT
4 1 (0.34%) MCSD
4 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.56%) SLA
2 14 (4.81%) QA
3 7 (2.41%) COBIT
4 4 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.34%) DICOM
5 1 (0.34%) HL7
5 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 76 (26.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (16.49%) Docker
3 21 (7.22%) VirtualBox
4 20 (6.87%) Active Directory
5 14 (4.81%) Xen
6 10 (3.44%) vSphere
7 9 (3.09%) iptables
8 8 (2.75%) Hyper-V
9 7 (2.41%) KVM
9 7 (2.41%) vCloud
10 5 (1.72%) HDFS
10 5 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (1.37%) Terminal Services
12 3 (1.03%) Openswan
12 3 (1.03%) Squid
12 3 (1.03%) Varnish
13 2 (0.69%) VMware ESX
14 1 (0.34%) NFS
14 1 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.34%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 147 (50.52%) Puppet
2 136 (46.74%) Opscode Chef
3 101 (34.71%) Ansible
4 35 (12.03%) CFEngine
5 32 (11.00%) Nagios
6 25 (8.59%) Capistrano
7 23 (7.90%) Salt
8 18 (6.19%) ZABBIX
9 13 (4.47%) HAProxy
9 13 (4.47%) OpenNMS
9 13 (4.47%) Zenoss
10 11 (3.78%) Kubernetes
11 5 (1.72%) Cacti
11 5 (1.72%) Plesk
12 4 (1.37%) Packer
12 4 (1.37%) Rundeck
13 3 (1.03%) Cisco Prime
13 3 (1.03%) FortiGate
13 3 (1.03%) SmokePing
13 3 (1.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 108 (37.11%) VMware
2 68 (23.37%) Microsoft
3 42 (14.43%) Google
4 30 (10.31%) SaltStack
5 23 (7.90%) Red Hat
6 17 (5.84%) Oracle
7 16 (5.50%) New Relic
8 14 (4.81%) LANDesk
9 13 (4.47%) HP
10 9 (3.09%) Cisco
11 7 (2.41%) Akamai
12 6 (2.06%) Facebook
12 6 (2.06%) hybris
12 6 (2.06%) IBM
12 6 (2.06%) SAP
13 5 (1.72%) F5
13 5 (1.72%) GigaSpaces
13 5 (1.72%) Solace
13 5 (1.72%) Splunk
13 5 (1.72%) StreamBase
Leicester, Leicestershire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Required IT Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + 20% BONUS + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
DevicePilot
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nakama
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 25 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Competitive salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
North West London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
The Economist
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Insure The Box
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Reigate
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Barnet
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
North West London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Edgware
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Cambridge
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 23 days ago
Guildford
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago