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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rackspace
North West / Manchester
Rank 183 172 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 18 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.47% 0.061% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.17% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 0
Median salary £65,000 £48,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+52.94% -

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
1539 1314 1683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 40.61% 39.77% 42.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1281 1097 1400
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Rackspace as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Rackspace across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Rackspace Salary Histogram in Manchester

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Rackspace.

1 18 (100.00%) VMware
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 18 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (83.33%) DevOps
2 15 (83.33%) SOA
3 13 (72.22%) Middleware
3 13 (72.22%) UML
3 13 (72.22%) Management Information System
3 13 (72.22%) Finance
3 13 (72.22%) Manufacturing
3 13 (72.22%) Migration
3 13 (72.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (72.22%) Retail
3 13 (72.22%) Local Government
3 13 (72.22%) Google
3 13 (72.22%) Use Case
3 13 (72.22%) Google Cloud Platform
3 13 (72.22%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (72.22%) Requirements Analysis
3 13 (72.22%) Open Source
4 10 (55.56%) Web Services
5 4 (22.22%) vCloud
6 3 (16.67%) PaaS
6 3 (16.67%) IaaS
6 3 (16.67%) Perl
6 3 (16.67%) Linux
6 3 (16.67%) Python
6 3 (16.67%) Ruby
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (5.56%) CloudStack
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) Jetty
1 1 (5.56%) Mongrel
1 1 (5.56%) nginx
1 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (72.22%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (16.67%) IaaS
3 3 (16.67%) PaaS
4 2 (11.11%) SaaS
5 1 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (5.56%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (5.56%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) GoCD
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) Travis CI
General
1 13 (72.22%) Finance
1 13 (72.22%) Local Government
1 13 (72.22%) Manufacturing
1 13 (72.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Architect
1 15 (83.33%) AWS Architect
1 15 (83.33%) Cloud Architect
1 15 (83.33%) Cloud Consultant
1 15 (83.33%) Consultant
2 13 (72.22%) AWS Consultant
2 13 (72.22%) Senior Architect
2 13 (72.22%) Senior Consultant
3 10 (55.56%) Web Architect
3 10 (55.56%) Web Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Azure Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Azure Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps Architect
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Platform Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) Middleware
2 10 (55.56%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) Enterprise Software
1 13 (72.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) CentOS
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) DevOps
1 15 (83.33%) SOA
2 13 (72.22%) Migration
2 13 (72.22%) Open Source
2 13 (72.22%) Requirements Analysis
2 13 (72.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (72.22%) UML
2 13 (72.22%) Use Case
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.56%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Perl
1 3 (16.67%) Python
1 3 (16.67%) Ruby
2 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) Go
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) vCloud
2 1 (5.56%) Docker
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Ansible
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.56%) Packer
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (72.22%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat