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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rackspace
Rank 171 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.24% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
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
1433 1717 1851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.69% 44.45% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1125 1404 1554
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 26 May 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
1 6 (75.00%) CCNP
1 6 (75.00%) CCNA
1 6 (75.00%) CISSP
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) Network Design
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
1 6 (75.00%) Network Security
1 6 (75.00%) Cash Management
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (12.50%) SaaS
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Puppet
3 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (12.50%) Ansible
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) ZABBIX
3 1 (12.50%) Cacti
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Security Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Senior Security Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Head of Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Network Design
1 6 (75.00%) Cash Management
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Security Management
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CCNP
1 6 (75.00%) CCNA
1 6 (75.00%) CISSP
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) ZABBIX
1 1 (12.50%) Cacti
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Salford, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago