The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rackspace
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.00%
Rackspace
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
634 448 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.62% 41.21% 43.23%
Number of salaries quoted 358 297 335
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Rackspace across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Rackspace
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Rackspace also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Rackspace.

1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Google
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (100.00%) DigitalOcean
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Rackspace also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Rackspace. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) DigitalOcean
1 4 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) AWS Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Google
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft