The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rackspace
UK / Scotland
Rank 135 - 160
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.044% - 0.064%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £35,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+52.94% +6.25%

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
936 1331 1243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.73% 45.38% 39.60%
Number of salaries quoted 611 817 806
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Rackspace
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Rackspace Salary Trend in Scotland

Rackspace
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rackspace within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh - 1 £35,000 -
Rackspace
UK

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Rackspace.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (66.67%) DigitalOcean
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) nginx
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Solr
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Solr
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) nginx
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) DigitalOcean
2 2 (66.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) SMTP
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) AWS DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) AWS Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Google
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat