The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rackspace
Rank 137 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.22% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £100,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +30.66%
Rackspace
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1257 1030 1474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 54.82% 51.24% 50.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1013 806 1127
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Rackspace
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Rackspace across the Hertfordshire region.

Rackspace Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Rackspace
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rackspace within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford - 5 £100,000 -
Rackspace
East of England

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) Project Management
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 5 (55.56%) LAMP
2 5 (55.56%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (55.56%) RESTful
2 5 (55.56%) SaaS
2 5 (55.56%) PaaS
2 5 (55.56%) Puppet
2 5 (55.56%) Google Apps
2 5 (55.56%) OpenStack
2 5 (55.56%) IaaS
2 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (55.56%) Technical Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) Google
2 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (55.56%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (55.56%) CMDB
2 5 (55.56%) Use Case
2 5 (55.56%) UML
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) Data Modelling
2 5 (55.56%) SOA

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) OpenStack
2 4 (44.44%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (55.56%) SaaS
2 5 (55.56%) PaaS
2 5 (55.56%) Google Apps
2 5 (55.56%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (55.56%) IaaS
3 4 (44.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) MPLS
General
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Cloud Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Head of IT
2 4 (44.44%) Head of Infrastructure
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
1 5 (55.56%) LAMP
1 5 (55.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Data Modelling
2 5 (55.56%) SOA
2 5 (55.56%) UML
2 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (55.56%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (55.56%) Use Case
2 5 (55.56%) Technical Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) Migration
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
3 4 (44.44%) Coaching
3 4 (44.44%) People Management
3 4 (44.44%) Kanban
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 4 (44.44%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCNA
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) vSphere
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Puppet
1 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Google
3 4 (44.44%) ProCurve
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) HP
3 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 4 (44.44%) VMware