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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rackspace
Rank 546 565 524
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -41
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 77 81 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.20% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.41% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 73 46 99
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £30,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £94,500 £75,000 £83,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.00%
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
17856 19726 20560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.09% 48.06% 47.49%
Number of salaries quoted 15052 16648 16616
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
(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 +76 16 £57,500 +9.52% 5
Rackspace
England

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 137 (87.82%) Amazon AWS
2 120 (76.92%) Linux
3 93 (59.62%) DevOps
4 83 (53.21%) Puppet
5 74 (47.44%) Opscode Chef
6 72 (46.15%) VMware
7 69 (44.23%) Configuration Management
8 67 (42.95%) Continuous Integration
9 60 (38.46%) Ruby
10 59 (37.82%) LAMP
11 57 (36.54%) Amazon EC2
12 54 (34.62%) E-Commerce
13 52 (33.33%) Java
14 49 (31.41%) VMware Infrastructure
15 46 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
16 41 (26.28%) MySQL
17 40 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
18 39 (25.00%) CFEngine
18 39 (25.00%) Joyent
18 39 (25.00%) IaaS
19 38 (24.36%) Python
20 35 (22.44%) Load Balancing
21 34 (21.79%) CentOS
21 34 (21.79%) Red Hat
21 34 (21.79%) Disaster Recovery
22 33 (21.15%) Windows
22 33 (21.15%) Capistrano
22 33 (21.15%) Ansible
23 32 (20.51%) Open Source
24 30 (19.23%) Redis

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 26 (16.67%) Apache
2 20 (12.82%) OpenStack
3 13 (8.33%) nginx
4 10 (6.41%) Node.js
5 9 (5.77%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (4.49%) IIS
6 7 (4.49%) Tomcat
7 6 (3.85%) Drupal
8 2 (1.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (1.28%) CMS
9 1 (0.64%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.64%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.64%) Confluence
9 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (1.28%) HipChat
1 2 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 137 (87.82%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (36.54%) Amazon EC2
3 40 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 39 (25.00%) IaaS
4 39 (25.00%) Joyent
5 16 (10.26%) Rackspace Cloud
6 15 (9.62%) Amazon S3
7 7 (4.49%) Datadog
7 7 (4.49%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (4.49%) PaaS
7 7 (4.49%) SaaS
8 5 (3.21%) GitHub
8 5 (3.21%) Google App Engine
8 5 (3.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (2.56%) Heroku
10 2 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.28%) DigitalOcean
11 1 (0.64%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.64%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.64%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.62%) DNS
1 15 (9.62%) Firewall
2 11 (7.05%) SSH
2 11 (7.05%) TCP/IP
3 9 (5.77%) VPN
4 8 (5.13%) LDAP
4 8 (5.13%) SMS
5 7 (4.49%) SMTP
6 5 (3.21%) SSL
7 4 (2.56%) FTP
7 4 (2.56%) HTTP
7 4 (2.56%) NAS
7 4 (2.56%) SAN
7 4 (2.56%) SMPP
7 4 (2.56%) VLAN
8 3 (1.92%) DHCP
8 3 (1.92%) IPsec
9 2 (1.28%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.28%) Internet
9 2 (1.28%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (26.28%) MySQL
2 30 (19.23%) Redis
3 15 (9.62%) NoSQL
4 12 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 11 (7.05%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (6.41%) Amazon RDS
7 9 (5.77%) SQL Server
8 8 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (4.49%) Hadoop
10 6 (3.85%) Big Data
11 5 (3.21%) Hazelcast
11 5 (3.21%) KDB
11 5 (3.21%) SAP HANA
12 2 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 16 (10.26%) Jenkins
3 10 (6.41%) Vagrant
4 7 (4.49%) JIRA
4 7 (4.49%) Subversion
5 4 (2.56%) GitLab
6 3 (1.92%) Maven
6 3 (1.92%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.28%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.28%) ProC
7 2 (1.28%) RSpec
8 1 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.64%) Hudson
General
1 28 (17.95%) Finance
2 16 (10.26%) Law
3 15 (9.62%) Retail
4 12 (7.69%) Banking
5 9 (5.77%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.21%) Front Office
6 5 (3.21%) Marketing
7 4 (2.56%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.92%) Electronics
8 3 (1.92%) Publishing
9 2 (1.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (12.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 19 (12.18%) Developer
4 17 (10.90%) Systems Administrator
5 16 (10.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 15 (9.62%) Administrator
6 15 (9.62%) Linux Administrator
7 14 (8.97%) Architect
7 14 (8.97%) Linux Engineer
8 11 (7.05%) Analyst
8 11 (7.05%) Information Analyst
8 11 (7.05%) Information Security Analyst
8 11 (7.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 11 (7.05%) Security Analyst
9 9 (5.77%) AWS Engineer
9 9 (5.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 9 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (5.13%) PHP Developer
10 8 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (5.13%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (37.82%) LAMP
2 22 (14.10%) Web Services
3 20 (12.82%) Memcached
4 17 (10.90%) HTML
5 15 (9.62%) CSS
6 11 (7.05%) AngularJS
6 11 (7.05%) HTML5
7 9 (5.77%) RESTful
8 8 (5.13%) Backbone.js
9 7 (4.49%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (4.49%) Middleware
9 7 (4.49%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (3.85%) jQuery
11 5 (3.21%) .NET
11 5 (3.21%) Ajax
11 5 (3.21%) Akka
11 5 (3.21%) DOM
11 5 (3.21%) Spring
11 5 (3.21%) Ultra Messaging
11 5 (3.21%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.74%) Replication
2 14 (8.97%) Public Cloud
3 11 (7.05%) Data Centre
3 11 (7.05%) VCE vBlock
4 9 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.49%) Enterprise Cloud
6 5 (3.21%) Fintech
7 4 (2.56%) PKI
8 3 (1.92%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.92%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.28%) Cybercrime
9 2 (1.28%) User Experience
10 1 (0.64%) BBC
10 1 (0.64%) Blog
10 1 (0.64%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.64%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.64%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.64%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 120 (76.92%) Linux
2 34 (21.79%) CentOS
3 33 (21.15%) Windows
4 28 (17.95%) Unix
5 19 (12.18%) Debian
6 14 (8.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (7.05%) Windows Server
8 10 (6.41%) Ubuntu
9 5 (3.21%) Android
9 5 (3.21%) Apple iOS
9 5 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (3.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.28%) Scientific Linux
11 1 (0.64%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (59.62%) DevOps
2 69 (44.23%) Configuration Management
3 67 (42.95%) Continuous Integration
4 54 (34.62%) E-Commerce
5 46 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (22.44%) Load Balancing
7 34 (21.79%) Disaster Recovery
8 32 (20.51%) Open Source
9 30 (19.23%) High Availability
10 21 (13.46%) ITIL
11 18 (11.54%) Project Management
12 14 (8.97%) Scrum
13 13 (8.33%) Information Security
14 11 (7.05%) Software Engineering
15 10 (6.41%) Web Application Development
16 9 (5.77%) SOA
17 8 (5.13%) Continuous Delivery
18 7 (4.49%) MVC
18 7 (4.49%) Stakeholder Management
18 7 (4.49%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 60 (38.46%) Ruby
2 52 (33.33%) Java
3 38 (24.36%) Python
4 29 (18.59%) Bash Shell
5 24 (15.38%) PHP
6 20 (12.82%) JavaScript
7 15 (9.62%) Perl
7 15 (9.62%) SQL
8 12 (7.69%) C#
9 6 (3.85%) PowerShell
10 5 (3.21%) C
11 3 (1.92%) C++
11 3 (1.92%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.28%) Clojure
12 2 (1.28%) RubyMotion
13 1 (0.64%) Go
Qualifications
1 12 (7.69%) Degree
2 6 (3.85%) RHCE
3 5 (3.21%) PCI QSA
4 3 (1.92%) CISM
4 3 (1.92%) CISSP
4 3 (1.92%) CRISC
5 2 (1.28%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.64%) CCNP
6 1 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.49%) COBIT
3 4 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (31.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (14.74%) Active Directory
2 23 (14.74%) Docker
3 9 (5.77%) vCloud
3 9 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (2.56%) vSphere
5 3 (1.92%) iptables
5 3 (1.92%) NFS
6 2 (1.28%) KVM
6 2 (1.28%) Varnish
6 2 (1.28%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.64%) Openswan
7 1 (0.64%) oVirt
7 1 (0.64%) Squid
Systems Management
1 83 (53.21%) Puppet
2 74 (47.44%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (25.00%) CFEngine
4 33 (21.15%) Ansible
4 33 (21.15%) Capistrano
5 13 (8.33%) Nagios
5 13 (8.33%) Salt
6 4 (2.56%) Cacti
6 4 (2.56%) Rundeck
7 2 (1.28%) Graphite
7 2 (1.28%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.28%) yum
8 1 (0.64%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.64%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.64%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.64%) logstash
8 1 (0.64%) Mesos
8 1 (0.64%) Pingdom
8 1 (0.64%) SmokePing
8 1 (0.64%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 72 (46.15%) VMware
2 34 (21.79%) Red Hat
3 19 (12.18%) Microsoft
4 15 (9.62%) Google
5 12 (7.69%) New Relic
6 9 (5.77%) SaltStack
7 7 (4.49%) Oracle
8 5 (3.21%) GigaSpaces
8 5 (3.21%) SAP
8 5 (3.21%) Solace
8 5 (3.21%) StreamBase
9 4 (2.56%) Akamai
9 4 (2.56%) F5
9 4 (2.56%) hybris
9 4 (2.56%) Percona
10 3 (1.92%) IBM
11 2 (1.28%) Cisco
11 2 (1.28%) Facebook
11 2 (1.28%) Sun
12 1 (0.64%) Dell
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
MatchesFashion.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum + 20 % and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nakama
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Up to £50k per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nakama
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
POPSCIENCE
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: up to £65,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £450000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago