The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rackspace
Rank 80 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.62% - 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 1.06% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +15.62%
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 North East region.

Vendors Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
471 337 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 58.66% 43.82% 46.45%
Number of salaries quoted 419 266 346
Median salary £37,626 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,700 £23,050
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing Rackspace as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Rackspace
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Rackspace Salary Trend in the North East

Rackspace
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Rackspace across the North East region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Rackspace Salary Histogram in the North East

Rackspace
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rackspace within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Tyne and Wear - 4 £40,000 -
Durham - 1 £65,000 -
Rackspace
England

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 North East region with a requirement for Rackspace.

1 14 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 11 (78.57%) ITIL
3 11 (78.57%) Windows
3 11 (78.57%) Linux
3 11 (78.57%) MySQL
3 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
3 11 (78.57%) Nagios
3 11 (78.57%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (78.57%) VMware
3 11 (78.57%) Xen
3 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (78.57%) CentOS
3 11 (78.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (78.57%) Ansible
3 11 (78.57%) OpenStack
3 11 (78.57%) Vagrant
3 11 (78.57%) SaltStack
3 11 (78.57%) Public Cloud
3 11 (78.57%) ZABBIX
3 11 (78.57%) OpenNMS
3 11 (78.57%) Zenoss
3 11 (78.57%) Puppet
3 11 (78.57%) VirtualBox
3 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
4 9 (64.29%) Service Management
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
5 8 (57.14%) Google
5 8 (57.14%) Linode

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 11 (78.57%) OpenStack
2 3 (21.43%) Apache
2 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (57.14%) DigitalOcean
2 8 (57.14%) Linode
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (35.71%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) MySQL
1 11 (78.57%) PostgreSQL
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) DataStage
2 3 (21.43%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Vagrant
2 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (50.00%) Subversion
3 5 (35.71%) GitLab
4 2 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Operations Manager
2 8 (57.14%) Systems Manager
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Service Operations Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (21.43%) LAMP
1 3 (21.43%) LAPP Stack
1 3 (21.43%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) Ajax
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) CSS3
2 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) RESTful
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Public Cloud
2 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) CentOS
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
1 11 (78.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
1 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
2 5 (35.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) ITIL
2 9 (64.29%) Service Management
3 6 (42.86%) Capacity Management
3 6 (42.86%) Change Management
3 6 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 6 (42.86%) Operations Management
3 6 (42.86%) Project Management
3 6 (42.86%) Risk Management
4 4 (28.57%) DevOps
5 3 (21.43%) Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) ETL
5 3 (21.43%) Kanban
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
7 1 (7.14%) Coaching
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Python
2 5 (35.71%) Ruby
3 3 (21.43%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) Jython
3 3 (21.43%) PHP
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) VirtualBox
1 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (78.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (78.57%) Ansible
2 11 (78.57%) Nagios
2 11 (78.57%) OpenNMS
2 11 (78.57%) Puppet
2 11 (78.57%) ZABBIX
2 11 (78.57%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) SaltStack
1 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) Google
4 3 (21.43%) IBM