The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rackspace
Rank 189 - 190
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.079% - 0.024%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% - 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £57,500 - £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +23.52%
Rackspace
North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1666 1798 1890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.67% 44.59% 46.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 1461 1603
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Rackspace
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Rackspace Salary Trend in Manchester

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Network Design
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Cash Management
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) PHPUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (25.00%) Behat
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter
3 1 (25.00%) GitHub
3 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (25.00%) New Relic
3 1 (25.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) PHPUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Behat
1 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Security Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Head of Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Symfony
1 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Blog
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design
1 2 (50.00%) Cash Management
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter
1 1 (25.00%) New Relic
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