The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 19 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rackspace
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 0.57% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.32% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £82,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Rackspace
Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
76 66 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 43.18% 38.82% 47.59%
Number of salaries quoted 70 56 71
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,250 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Rackspace
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) KVM
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Terremark

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Terremark
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Google