The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rackspace
Rank 518 524 595
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +71
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 100 103 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.22% 0.079%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% 0.48% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 62 84 37
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £42,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £49,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +30.66%
Rackspace
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21327 21492 22393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 47.22% 46.60% 46.69%
Number of salaries quoted 17827 17784 18880
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in London

Rackspace
Salary Trend in London

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

Rackspace Salary Trend in London

Rackspace
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Rackspace across the London region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

Rackspace Salary Histogram in London

Rackspace
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rackspace within the London region over the 3 months to 24 November 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
City of London +22 7 £53,750 +19.44% 1
Croydon - 1 £55,000 -
Rackspace
England

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 129 (52.23%) Linux
2 120 (48.58%) Amazon AWS
3 115 (46.56%) Web Services
4 109 (44.13%) MySQL
5 108 (43.72%) E-Commerce
5 108 (43.72%) DevOps
6 105 (42.51%) Windows
7 98 (39.68%) SQL Server
8 89 (36.03%) nginx
9 88 (35.63%) Puppet
10 85 (34.41%) SQL
11 84 (34.01%) JavaScript
11 84 (34.01%) Microsoft
11 84 (34.01%) Opscode Chef
12 82 (33.20%) .NET
13 81 (32.79%) HTML
13 81 (32.79%) Microsoft Azure
14 77 (31.17%) MongoDB
14 77 (31.17%) Python
15 75 (30.36%) CSS
15 75 (30.36%) Apache Solr
16 74 (29.96%) MVC
17 73 (29.55%) IIS
18 71 (28.74%) Java
18 71 (28.74%) GitHub
19 70 (28.34%) RavenDB
19 70 (28.34%) OO
20 66 (26.72%) C#
21 65 (26.32%) REST
22 64 (25.91%) ASP.NET

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 89 (36.03%) nginx
2 75 (30.36%) Apache Solr
3 73 (29.55%) IIS
4 52 (21.05%) Apache
5 37 (14.98%) Drupal
6 31 (12.55%) Tomcat
7 26 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
8 22 (8.91%) OpenStack
9 20 (8.10%) Commerce Server
10 19 (7.69%) CMS
11 15 (6.07%) WordPress
12 9 (3.64%) Sitecore CMS
13 8 (3.24%) Confluence
14 4 (1.62%) Lotus Domino
15 3 (1.21%) Apache Spark
16 2 (0.81%) MS Exchange
16 2 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
16 2 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
17 1 (0.40%) Apache Pig
17 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (3.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.62%) MS Office
3 2 (0.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 120 (48.58%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (32.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 71 (28.74%) GitHub
4 61 (24.70%) Trello
5 33 (13.36%) Rackspace Cloud
6 27 (10.93%) Cloud Computing
7 23 (9.31%) SaaS
8 22 (8.91%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (4.05%) Joyent
10 6 (2.43%) Amazon S3
11 5 (2.02%) IaaS
12 4 (1.62%) PaaS
12 4 (1.62%) Heroku
13 3 (1.21%) Office 365
13 3 (1.21%) SoftLayer
14 2 (0.81%) Amazon ELB
15 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
15 1 (0.40%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.07%) LDAP
2 14 (5.67%) Firewall
3 13 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 11 (4.45%) BIG-IP
5 10 (4.05%) AMQP
6 9 (3.64%) Network Security
6 9 (3.64%) VPN
7 8 (3.24%) DNS
8 7 (2.83%) POP3
8 7 (2.83%) SMTP
8 7 (2.83%) ICMP
9 5 (2.02%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (2.02%) HTTP
10 4 (1.62%) VLAN
10 4 (1.62%) NAS
10 4 (1.62%) SAN
10 4 (1.62%) Internet
11 3 (1.21%) HTTPS
11 3 (1.21%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (1.21%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (44.13%) MySQL
2 98 (39.68%) SQL Server
3 77 (31.17%) MongoDB
4 70 (28.34%) RavenDB
5 57 (23.08%) NoSQL
6 37 (14.98%) Big Data
7 30 (12.15%) Relational Database
8 26 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
9 21 (8.50%) Redis
10 20 (8.10%) Hadoop
11 17 (6.88%) CouchDB
11 17 (6.88%) Apache Cassandra
11 17 (6.88%) Riak
12 14 (5.67%) RDBMS
13 10 (4.05%) DB2
13 10 (4.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 7 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
15 5 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
16 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
17 1 (0.40%) HBase
Development Applications
1 61 (24.70%) NUnit
1 61 (24.70%) ReSharper
1 61 (24.70%) TeamCity
1 61 (24.70%) dotTrace
1 61 (24.70%) Rhino Mocks
1 61 (24.70%) YouTrack
1 61 (24.70%) Octopus Deploy
2 38 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 23 (9.31%) Hudson
4 19 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 19 (7.69%) Subversion
5 16 (6.48%) JIRA
6 7 (2.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.62%) JMeter
8 3 (1.21%) Selenium
8 3 (1.21%) FishEye
8 3 (1.21%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.81%) Xcode
10 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 61 (24.70%) French Language
2 26 (10.53%) Retail
3 15 (6.07%) Marketing
4 12 (4.86%) Publishing
5 4 (1.62%) Legal
5 4 (1.62%) Finance
6 3 (1.21%) Advertising
7 2 (0.81%) Games
7 2 (0.81%) Law
8 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.40%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 73 (29.55%) Developer
2 57 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 53 (21.46%) Systems Administrator
4 49 (19.84%) Administrator
5 42 (17.00%) .NET Developer
6 41 (16.60%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 41 (16.60%) Linux Administrator
7 25 (10.12%) Senior Developer
8 24 (9.72%) Senior .NET Developer
9 20 (8.10%) UI Developer
9 20 (8.10%) UI Programmer
10 19 (7.69%) Architect
11 17 (6.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 12 (4.86%) Head of Development
13 10 (4.05%) Senior Architect
13 10 (4.05%) Linux Engineer
13 10 (4.05%) Senior Systems Administrator
13 10 (4.05%) Systems Manager
14 9 (3.64%) C# Developer
14 9 (3.64%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (46.56%) Web Services
2 82 (33.20%) .NET
3 81 (32.79%) HTML
4 75 (30.36%) CSS
5 65 (26.32%) REST
6 64 (25.91%) ASP.NET
7 63 (25.51%) jQuery
7 63 (25.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 63 (25.51%) Sass
8 61 (24.70%) AngularJS
8 61 (24.70%) Castle Windsor
8 61 (24.70%) Lucene
8 61 (24.70%) WCF
9 52 (21.05%) LAMP
10 17 (6.88%) Django
11 15 (6.07%) Ruby on Rails
12 14 (5.67%) JSON
12 14 (5.67%) XML
13 11 (4.45%) RESTful
14 10 (4.05%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.74%) Open Source
2 21 (8.50%) Visualisation
3 17 (6.88%) Social Media
3 17 (6.88%) Digital Media
4 11 (4.45%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.43%) Social Network
6 6 (2.43%) Replication
7 5 (2.02%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.21%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.40%) Clustering
9 1 (0.40%) Bitcoin
Operating Systems
1 129 (52.23%) Linux
2 105 (42.51%) Windows
3 59 (23.89%) CentOS
4 45 (18.22%) Debian
5 37 (14.98%) Ubuntu
6 30 (12.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (9.72%) UNIX
8 15 (6.07%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (2.83%) Fedora
11 6 (2.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (1.62%) FreeBSD
12 4 (1.62%) Mac OS X
13 3 (1.21%) Solaris
14 2 (0.81%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (43.72%) E-Commerce
1 108 (43.72%) DevOps
2 74 (29.96%) MVC
3 70 (28.34%) OO
4 64 (25.91%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (22.27%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (13.36%) Configuration Management
7 24 (9.72%) OOP
8 20 (8.10%) Scrum
9 17 (6.88%) Analytics
10 14 (5.67%) Kanban
10 14 (5.67%) Load Balancing
11 12 (4.86%) Capacity Planning
11 12 (4.86%) SOA
11 12 (4.86%) Project Management
11 12 (4.86%) Workflow
12 11 (4.45%) Network Design
12 11 (4.45%) Software Engineering
12 11 (4.45%) Technical Architecture
12 11 (4.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 85 (34.41%) SQL
2 84 (34.01%) JavaScript
3 77 (31.17%) Python
4 71 (28.74%) Java
5 66 (26.72%) C#
6 63 (25.51%) PHP
7 61 (24.70%) T-SQL
8 54 (21.86%) Ruby
9 43 (17.41%) Perl
10 41 (16.60%) Bash Shell
11 15 (6.07%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.83%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.62%) Scala
14 3 (1.21%) C++
14 3 (1.21%) RubyMotion
15 2 (0.81%) Clojure
15 2 (0.81%) VB
15 2 (0.81%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.40%) Haskell
16 1 (0.40%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 16 (6.48%) Degree
2 1 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (0.40%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.88%) QA
2 5 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.02%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (9.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (7.69%) Xen
2 19 (7.69%) Varnish
3 14 (5.67%) KVM
4 10 (4.05%) HDFS
5 7 (2.83%) Active Directory
6 4 (1.62%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.21%) XenApp
7 3 (1.21%) XenServer
7 3 (1.21%) NFS
7 3 (1.21%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.81%) vCloud
8 2 (0.81%) Docker
9 1 (0.40%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.40%) vSphere
9 1 (0.40%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 88 (35.63%) Puppet
2 84 (34.01%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (15.79%) Nagios
4 37 (14.98%) ZABBIX
5 36 (14.57%) Salt
6 19 (7.69%) HAProxy
7 17 (6.88%) Cacti
8 16 (6.48%) Vagrant
9 10 (4.05%) Ganglia
9 10 (4.05%) logstash
10 9 (3.64%) Capistrano
11 6 (2.43%) Ansible
11 6 (2.43%) CFEngine
12 4 (1.62%) collectd
12 4 (1.62%) StatsD
12 4 (1.62%) YUM
13 2 (0.81%) WSUS
13 2 (0.81%) SCOM
13 2 (0.81%) Check_MK
14 1 (0.40%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 84 (34.01%) Microsoft
2 63 (25.51%) Red Hat
3 51 (20.65%) VMware
4 19 (7.69%) SaltStack
5 16 (6.48%) Oracle
6 12 (4.86%) Cisco
7 11 (4.45%) Google
8 10 (4.05%) Business Objects
9 9 (3.64%) Sitecore
10 5 (2.02%) Citrix
11 4 (1.62%) Lotus
12 3 (1.21%) Sun
13 2 (0.81%) HP
13 2 (0.81%) Open Text
14 1 (0.40%) Zend
14 1 (0.40%) Atlassian
14 1 (0.40%) Adobe
14 1 (0.40%) IBM
14 1 (0.40%) F5
14 1 (0.40%) Splunk
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified competitive and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum to GBP 120,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits + Perks
Posted: 26 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits + Perks
Posted: 27 days ago