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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rackspace
Rank 542 553 545
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 94 122 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.27% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 0.61% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 89 98 119
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,300 £42,500 £44,800
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,750 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
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
16581 20094 22344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 42.08% 45.19% 46.50%
Number of salaries quoted 14089 16764 18479
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,990 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +4.97%

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Rackspace as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 July 2016.

Rackspace Salary Histogram in London

Rackspace
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rackspace within the London region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +88 28 £55,000 -17.91% 7
Croydon - 1 £40,000 -
Stanmore - 1 £60,000 -
Rackspace
England

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing Rackspace also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Rackspace.

1 170 (80.95%) Amazon AWS
2 162 (77.14%) Linux
3 141 (67.14%) DevOps
4 134 (63.81%) Puppet
5 128 (60.95%) Opscode Chef
6 116 (55.24%) Ansible
7 93 (44.29%) VMware
7 93 (44.29%) Continuous Integration
8 90 (42.86%) Python
9 88 (41.90%) Agile Software Development
10 85 (40.48%) PHP
10 85 (40.48%) Jenkins
11 84 (40.00%) MySQL
12 79 (37.62%) Configuration Management
13 76 (36.19%) LAMP
14 73 (34.76%) Docker
15 67 (31.90%) Law
16 66 (31.43%) Apache
16 66 (31.43%) Bash Shell
17 65 (30.95%) Ruby
18 59 (28.10%) VMware Infrastructure
19 52 (24.76%) Google
20 50 (23.81%) OpenStack
21 48 (22.86%) E-Commerce
22 45 (21.43%) Perl
22 45 (21.43%) Java
23 38 (18.10%) Windows
24 34 (16.19%) JavaScript
24 34 (16.19%) Google Cloud Platform
25 33 (15.71%) Continuous Delivery

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 66 (31.43%) Apache
2 50 (23.81%) OpenStack
3 26 (12.38%) Tomcat
4 13 (6.19%) nginx
5 9 (4.29%) Apache Spark
6 7 (3.33%) JBoss
7 6 (2.86%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.90%) CMS
9 3 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.43%) WordPress
10 2 (0.95%) IIS
11 1 (0.48%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.48%) Confluence
11 1 (0.48%) Eucalyptus
11 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (5.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Magento
1 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 170 (80.95%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (16.19%) Google Cloud Platform
3 33 (15.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 26 (12.38%) IaaS
5 14 (6.67%) SoftLayer
6 13 (6.19%) Rackspace Cloud
7 11 (5.24%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (4.76%) Heroku
9 9 (4.29%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (4.29%) Sumo Logic
10 7 (3.33%) SaaS
11 6 (2.86%) Google App Engine
11 6 (2.86%) PaaS
12 5 (2.38%) DigitalOcean
13 4 (1.90%) GitHub
13 4 (1.90%) Joyent
14 3 (1.43%) AWS CloudFormation
15 2 (0.95%) Datadog
15 2 (0.95%) Google Compute Engine
15 2 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.95%) DNS
2 22 (10.48%) Firewall
3 18 (8.57%) HTTP
4 17 (8.10%) Internet
5 12 (5.71%) VPN
5 12 (5.71%) WAN
6 10 (4.76%) LDAP
6 10 (4.76%) TCP/IP
7 9 (4.29%) Kerberos
7 9 (4.29%) LAN
8 8 (3.81%) SMTP
9 6 (2.86%) DHCP
10 5 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (2.38%) HTTPS
10 5 (2.38%) VoIP
11 4 (1.90%) BIG-IP
11 4 (1.90%) EIGRP
11 4 (1.90%) SNMP
12 3 (1.43%) IPsec
12 3 (1.43%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (40.00%) MySQL
2 27 (12.86%) MongoDB
3 22 (10.48%) PostgreSQL
4 21 (10.00%) Redis
5 19 (9.05%) NoSQL
6 18 (8.57%) Hadoop
7 17 (8.10%) Relational Database
8 15 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
9 14 (6.67%) Big Data
10 9 (4.29%) HBase
11 6 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
11 6 (2.86%) SQL Server
12 3 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
14 1 (0.48%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 85 (40.48%) Jenkins
2 31 (14.76%) Git (software)
3 25 (11.90%) Vagrant
4 19 (9.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 15 (7.14%) Subversion
6 13 (6.19%) Grunt
6 13 (6.19%) Maven
7 11 (5.24%) TeamCity
8 9 (4.29%) Hudson
9 8 (3.81%) RSpec
10 7 (3.33%) JIRA
11 6 (2.86%) Ant
11 6 (2.86%) Mercurial
11 6 (2.86%) MSBuild
11 6 (2.86%) Travis CI
12 5 (2.38%) PhantomJS
12 5 (2.38%) VersionOne
13 4 (1.90%) JMeter
13 4 (1.90%) NeoLoad
13 4 (1.90%) The Grinder
General
1 67 (31.90%) Law
2 25 (11.90%) Marketing
3 21 (10.00%) Finance
4 14 (6.67%) Publishing
5 13 (6.19%) Retail
6 11 (5.24%) Games
7 8 (3.81%) Electronics
7 8 (3.81%) Telecoms
8 5 (2.38%) Advertising
8 5 (2.38%) Back Office
9 3 (1.43%) Banking
10 2 (0.95%) Legal
11 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 66 (31.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 53 (25.24%) Systems Administrator
3 48 (22.86%) Administrator
3 48 (22.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 47 (22.38%) Linux Engineer
5 43 (20.48%) Linux Administrator
6 42 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 33 (15.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 29 (13.81%) AWS Engineer
9 28 (13.33%) AWS DevOps
10 24 (11.43%) Developer
11 23 (10.95%) AWS Administrator
12 19 (9.05%) Senior DevOps
13 18 (8.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 14 (6.67%) Lead DevOps
15 12 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
15 12 (5.71%) DevOps Administrator
16 11 (5.24%) Node.js Developer
16 11 (5.24%) Senior Linux Engineer
17 10 (4.76%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (36.19%) LAMP
2 28 (13.33%) Node.js
3 26 (12.38%) HTML
4 25 (11.90%) CSS
5 23 (10.95%) Web Services
6 22 (10.48%) jQuery
7 20 (9.52%) CSS3
7 20 (9.52%) HTML5
8 17 (8.10%) ELK Stack
9 14 (6.67%) AngularJS
9 14 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
10 12 (5.71%) J2EE
11 9 (4.29%) .NET
11 9 (4.29%) LESS
11 9 (4.29%) Ruby on Rails
11 9 (4.29%) Sass
12 8 (3.81%) LAPP Stack
12 8 (3.81%) LEMP Stack
13 7 (3.33%) React
14 6 (2.86%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.19%) Fintech
2 12 (5.71%) Replication
3 9 (4.29%) Public Cloud
4 8 (3.81%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.81%) Smartphone
5 7 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.86%) Private Cloud
7 5 (2.38%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (2.38%) Hedge funds
7 5 (2.38%) Social Media
8 4 (1.90%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.90%) User Experience
9 3 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.43%) BBC
9 3 (1.43%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.95%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.95%) Life Science
10 2 (0.95%) PKI
10 2 (0.95%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 162 (77.14%) Linux
2 38 (18.10%) Windows
3 22 (10.48%) Unix
4 13 (6.19%) Windows Server
5 12 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (4.29%) CoreOS
7 7 (3.33%) CentOS
8 4 (1.90%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.43%) Debian
9 3 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.95%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.95%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (67.14%) DevOps
2 93 (44.29%) Continuous Integration
3 88 (41.90%) Agile Software Development
4 79 (37.62%) Configuration Management
5 48 (22.86%) E-Commerce
6 33 (15.71%) Continuous Delivery
7 29 (13.81%) Web Operations
8 26 (12.38%) Microservices
9 25 (11.90%) Software Engineering
10 19 (9.05%) TDD
11 16 (7.62%) Project Management
12 15 (7.14%) High Availability
12 15 (7.14%) Scrum
12 15 (7.14%) Web Development
13 14 (6.67%) Analytics
14 12 (5.71%) Benchmarking
14 12 (5.71%) Performance Testing
15 11 (5.24%) Digital Marketing
16 10 (4.76%) BDD
16 10 (4.76%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 90 (42.86%) Python
2 85 (40.48%) PHP
3 66 (31.43%) Bash Shell
4 65 (30.95%) Ruby
5 45 (21.43%) Java
5 45 (21.43%) Perl
6 34 (16.19%) JavaScript
7 22 (10.48%) SQL
8 17 (8.10%) C++
9 12 (5.71%) Korn
9 12 (5.71%) PowerShell
10 11 (5.24%) Shell Script
11 10 (4.76%) C#
11 10 (4.76%) Go
11 10 (4.76%) Scala
12 4 (1.90%) C
13 3 (1.43%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.48%) Clojure
14 1 (0.48%) ClojureScript
14 1 (0.48%) RubyMotion
Qualifications
1 26 (12.38%) Degree
2 9 (4.29%) RHCE
3 8 (3.81%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.86%) CCNP
5 5 (2.38%) RHCT
6 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.95%) CCNA
7 2 (0.95%) MCSD
7 2 (0.95%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.95%) PMP
7 2 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.19%) QA
2 2 (0.95%) COBIT
3 1 (0.48%) DICOM
3 1 (0.48%) HL7
3 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 73 (34.76%) Docker
2 59 (28.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (7.62%) VirtualBox
4 11 (5.24%) KVM
5 10 (4.76%) Xen
6 9 (4.29%) HDFS
6 9 (4.29%) iptables
6 9 (4.29%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (3.33%) vSphere
8 5 (2.38%) Active Directory
8 5 (2.38%) Hyper-V
9 3 (1.43%) Openswan
9 3 (1.43%) Squid
9 3 (1.43%) Varnish
10 2 (0.95%) LXC
10 2 (0.95%) vCloud
10 2 (0.95%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 134 (63.81%) Puppet
2 128 (60.95%) Opscode Chef
3 116 (55.24%) Ansible
4 31 (14.76%) Salt
5 23 (10.95%) Kubernetes
6 20 (9.52%) Nagios
7 16 (7.62%) HAProxy
8 13 (6.19%) ZABBIX
9 11 (5.24%) Packer
10 6 (2.86%) CFEngine
11 4 (1.90%) Capistrano
11 4 (1.90%) Consul
11 4 (1.90%) Rancher
11 4 (1.90%) Terraform
12 3 (1.43%) Cisco Prime
12 3 (1.43%) FortiGate
12 3 (1.43%) OpenNMS
12 3 (1.43%) SmokePing
12 3 (1.43%) Zenoss
13 1 (0.48%) Cacti
Vendors
1 93 (44.29%) VMware
2 52 (24.76%) Google
3 20 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 19 (9.05%) SaltStack
5 18 (8.57%) Oracle
6 14 (6.67%) HP
7 13 (6.19%) New Relic
8 12 (5.71%) Red Hat
9 11 (5.24%) Cisco
10 10 (4.76%) Splunk
11 7 (3.33%) F5
11 7 (3.33%) Facebook
12 6 (2.86%) Perforce
13 5 (2.38%) Rally
14 4 (1.90%) Akamai
14 4 (1.90%) Apigee
14 4 (1.90%) CheckPoint
14 4 (1.90%) Dynatrace
14 4 (1.90%) hybris
14 4 (1.90%) Mashery
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