The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rackspace
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 101 - 142
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.37% - 0.085%
As % of the Vendors category 0.67% - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+38.88% +12.50%

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
744 1161 1262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 54.83% 53.31% 53.68%
Number of salaries quoted 519 902 845
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Rackspace
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Rackspace Salary Trend in Reading

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Reading region with a requirement for Rackspace.

1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) Ruby
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (42.86%) collectd
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) Graphite
4 3 (42.86%) VMS
4 3 (42.86%) Nagios
4 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 3 (42.86%) Vagrant
4 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (42.86%) Puppet
4 3 (42.86%) ZABBIX
5 2 (28.57%) SaaS
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 1 (14.29%) CSS
6 1 (14.29%) Web Services
6 1 (14.29%) Perl
6 1 (14.29%) PHP
6 1 (14.29%) C#
6 1 (14.29%) HTML

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Drupal
1 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (14.29%) Kentico
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
1 1 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) SaaS
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Redis
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Vagrant
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Site Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) VMS
4 1 (14.29%) CentOS
4 1 (14.29%) Mac OS
4 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Go
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (14.29%) Docker
3 1 (14.29%) KVM
3 1 (14.29%) VirtualBox
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) collectd
1 3 (42.86%) Graphite
1 3 (42.86%) Nagios
1 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (42.86%) Puppet
1 3 (42.86%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) EPiServer
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Sitecore