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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rackspace
Rank 547 509 581
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +72
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 66 104 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.25% 0.096%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.52% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 47 84 42
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £45,000 £44,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £83,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,625 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +12.06%
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
19971 20047 20916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 48.13% 47.45% 46.60%
Number of salaries quoted 16921 16257 17631
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +5 8 £53,750 +9.69% 2
Croydon - 2 £55,000 -
Rackspace
England

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 103 (53.65%) Linux
2 102 (53.13%) Amazon AWS
3 91 (47.40%) DevOps
4 90 (46.88%) Web Services
5 84 (43.75%) Windows
6 82 (42.71%) Puppet
7 81 (42.19%) E-Commerce
8 72 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
9 71 (36.98%) SQL
10 69 (35.94%) Microsoft
11 68 (35.42%) SQL Server
12 67 (34.90%) Microsoft Azure
13 64 (33.33%) .NET
14 61 (31.77%) IIS
15 58 (30.21%) HTML
16 57 (29.69%) Python
17 54 (28.13%) JavaScript
18 51 (26.56%) MySQL
18 51 (26.56%) nginx
19 49 (25.52%) Java
19 49 (25.52%) CSS
19 49 (25.52%) VMware
20 48 (25.00%) MVC
20 48 (25.00%) Apache Solr
21 46 (23.96%) GitHub
21 46 (23.96%) C#
22 45 (23.44%) Red Hat
22 45 (23.44%) Sass
22 45 (23.44%) REST
23 44 (22.92%) RavenDB

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 61 (31.77%) IIS
2 51 (26.56%) nginx
3 48 (25.00%) Apache Solr
4 28 (14.58%) Apache
5 23 (11.98%) OpenStack
6 21 (10.94%) Tomcat
7 20 (10.42%) Commerce Server
8 15 (7.81%) Elasticsearch
8 15 (7.81%) Drupal
9 11 (5.73%) CMS
10 6 (3.13%) WordPress
11 5 (2.60%) Confluence
11 5 (2.60%) MS Exchange
12 4 (2.08%) Apache Spark
13 3 (1.56%) ColdFusion
13 3 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
14 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
15 1 (0.52%) Apache Pig
15 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 102 (53.13%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (34.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (23.96%) GitHub
4 43 (22.40%) Trello
5 27 (14.06%) Cloud Computing
5 27 (14.06%) Amazon EC2
6 21 (10.94%) Rackspace Cloud
7 19 (9.90%) IaaS
8 16 (8.33%) SaaS
9 15 (7.81%) PaaS
10 11 (5.73%) Joyent
11 9 (4.69%) Amazon S3
12 8 (4.17%) Google Apps
12 8 (4.17%) Terremark
13 5 (2.60%) Heroku
14 3 (1.56%) Office 365
14 3 (1.56%) Route 53
15 2 (1.04%) Amazon ELB
16 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
16 1 (0.52%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.42%) Firewall
2 14 (7.29%) DNS
3 12 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 11 (5.73%) HTTP
5 8 (4.17%) LDAP
6 7 (3.65%) VPN
7 6 (3.13%) NAS
7 6 (3.13%) AMQP
8 5 (2.60%) SSL
8 5 (2.60%) LAN
8 5 (2.60%) WAN
8 5 (2.60%) Network Security
9 4 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (2.08%) BIG-IP
9 4 (2.08%) HTTPS
10 3 (1.56%) SAN
10 3 (1.56%) NetScreen
10 3 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (1.56%) SMTP
11 2 (1.04%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (35.42%) SQL Server
2 51 (26.56%) MySQL
3 44 (22.92%) RavenDB
4 40 (20.83%) MongoDB
5 29 (15.10%) NoSQL
6 23 (11.98%) Big Data
7 15 (7.81%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (6.77%) Hadoop
9 11 (5.73%) Redis
10 9 (4.69%) Riak
10 9 (4.69%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (4.69%) CouchDB
11 8 (4.17%) RDBMS
11 8 (4.17%) Relational Database
12 6 (3.13%) DB2
12 6 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
15 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
15 2 (1.04%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 43 (22.40%) TeamCity
1 43 (22.40%) ReSharper
1 43 (22.40%) NUnit
1 43 (22.40%) dotTrace
1 43 (22.40%) Rhino Mocks
1 43 (22.40%) YouTrack
1 43 (22.40%) Octopus Deploy
2 23 (11.98%) Jenkins
3 15 (7.81%) Git (software)
4 11 (5.73%) Hudson
4 11 (5.73%) Subversion
5 6 (3.13%) JIRA
6 4 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.56%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.52%) Xcode
General
1 43 (22.40%) French Language
2 24 (12.50%) Retail
3 10 (5.21%) Marketing
4 7 (3.65%) Publishing
5 6 (3.13%) Games
6 4 (2.08%) Advertising
7 3 (1.56%) Finance
7 3 (1.56%) Law
8 1 (0.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (27.08%) Developer
1 52 (27.08%) Administrator
2 48 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 48 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 32 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 32 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 27 (14.06%) .NET Developer
5 18 (9.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 16 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 16 (8.33%) UI Developer
6 16 (8.33%) UI Programmer
7 15 (7.81%) Senior .NET Developer
7 15 (7.81%) Architect
8 13 (6.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 11 (5.73%) Systems Engineer
9 11 (5.73%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 10 (5.21%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
10 10 (5.21%) Linux Engineer
10 10 (5.21%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 10 (5.21%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (46.88%) Web Services
2 64 (33.33%) .NET
3 58 (30.21%) HTML
4 49 (25.52%) CSS
5 45 (23.44%) Sass
5 45 (23.44%) REST
6 44 (22.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 44 (22.92%) LAMP
6 44 (22.92%) ASP.NET
6 44 (22.92%) jQuery
7 43 (22.40%) WCF
7 43 (22.40%) Lucene
7 43 (22.40%) Castle Windsor
7 43 (22.40%) AngularJS
8 15 (7.81%) RESTful
9 9 (4.69%) Django
10 7 (3.65%) XML
10 7 (3.65%) Servlets
10 7 (3.65%) JSON
11 6 (3.13%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.33%) Visualisation
1 16 (8.33%) Open Source
2 9 (4.69%) Social Media
3 8 (4.17%) CMDB
3 8 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.60%) Digital Media
5 4 (2.08%) Social Network
6 3 (1.56%) Taxonomies
7 2 (1.04%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.04%) Replication
7 2 (1.04%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.52%) Clustering
8 1 (0.52%) BBC
8 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 103 (53.65%) Linux
2 84 (43.75%) Windows
3 44 (22.92%) CentOS
4 28 (14.58%) Debian
5 25 (13.02%) Ubuntu
6 24 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 23 (11.98%) UNIX
8 10 (5.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (2.08%) Fedora
10 4 (2.08%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (47.40%) DevOps
2 81 (42.19%) E-Commerce
3 48 (25.00%) MVC
4 36 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (18.75%) OO
5 34 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (15.10%) Configuration Management
7 17 (8.85%) Project Management
8 16 (8.33%) Migration
8 16 (8.33%) SOA
8 16 (8.33%) Load Balancing
9 14 (7.29%) Scrum
10 12 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
11 10 (5.21%) OOP
12 9 (4.69%) Technical Analysis
12 9 (4.69%) Analytics
12 9 (4.69%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (4.17%) Network Design
13 8 (4.17%) Use Case
13 8 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 71 (36.98%) SQL
2 57 (29.69%) Python
3 54 (28.13%) JavaScript
4 49 (25.52%) Java
5 46 (23.96%) C#
6 43 (22.40%) PHP
6 43 (22.40%) T-SQL
7 38 (19.79%) Ruby
8 36 (18.75%) Bash Shell
9 29 (15.10%) Perl
10 9 (4.69%) PowerShell
11 8 (4.17%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.08%) C
13 3 (1.56%) C++
14 2 (1.04%) VB
14 2 (1.04%) Scala
15 1 (0.52%) R
15 1 (0.52%) Clojure
15 1 (0.52%) RubyMotion
15 1 (0.52%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (5.73%) Degree
2 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.52%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.77%) QA
2 7 (3.65%) SLA
3 5 (2.60%) ISO 9001
3 5 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (15.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (10.94%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.69%) Varnish
4 6 (3.13%) Xen
4 6 (3.13%) VMware ESX
4 6 (3.13%) Docker
4 6 (3.13%) KVM
4 6 (3.13%) HDFS
4 6 (3.13%) XenApp
5 4 (2.08%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.08%) vCloud
5 4 (2.08%) XenServer
6 3 (1.56%) vSphere
6 3 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.56%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.52%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.52%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.52%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 82 (42.71%) Puppet
2 72 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (13.02%) Nagios
4 22 (11.46%) ZABBIX
5 17 (8.85%) Vagrant
5 17 (8.85%) Graphite
6 16 (8.33%) Salt
7 14 (7.29%) logstash
8 9 (4.69%) Cacti
9 8 (4.17%) Ansible
10 6 (3.13%) CFEngine
11 5 (2.60%) SCOM
12 4 (2.08%) collectd
12 4 (2.08%) StatsD
13 2 (1.04%) SCCM
13 2 (1.04%) WSUS
13 2 (1.04%) HAProxy
13 2 (1.04%) Capistrano
13 2 (1.04%) systemd
14 1 (0.52%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 69 (35.94%) Microsoft
2 49 (25.52%) VMware
3 45 (23.44%) Red Hat
4 19 (9.90%) Google
5 12 (6.25%) Oracle
5 12 (6.25%) SaltStack
6 7 (3.65%) Citrix
6 7 (3.65%) Cisco
7 6 (3.13%) Business Objects
8 4 (2.08%) HP
8 4 (2.08%) Percona
9 3 (1.56%) NetApp
10 2 (1.04%) Open Text
10 2 (1.04%) F5
10 2 (1.04%) DigitalOcean
11 1 (0.52%) Red Gate
11 1 (0.52%) Splunk
11 1 (0.52%) IBM
11 1 (0.52%) Adobe
11 1 (0.52%) Atlassian
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £85,000 to £150,000 per annum to GBP 150,000 plus variable + ben
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 8 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
West London
DrugDev
Salary: From £25,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago