The first table below looks at the demand 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the North East region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Rackspace.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rackspace
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +23.07%
Vendors Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
361 267 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 44.57% 40.52% 51.10%
Number of salaries quoted 303 234 362
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Rackspace
England

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Rackspace across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) YAML
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) YAML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat