The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rackspace
Rank 403 463 458
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -5
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 14 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.081% 0.086% 0.096%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 11
Median salary £50,000 £41,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,250 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.00%
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8001 10450 11214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 46.46% 49.77% 51.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6402 8639 8578
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 the South East

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

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Rackspace
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Rackspace Salary Trend in the South East

Rackspace
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rackspace within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
East Sussex +11 5 £45,000 -
West Sussex +21 3 £55,000 +46.66%
Oxfordshire - 3 - - 1
Surrey +18 2 - -
Hampshire +9 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Rackspace
England

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 South East region with a requirement for Rackspace.

1 37 (80.43%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (58.70%) Linux
3 26 (56.52%) DevOps
4 25 (54.35%) MySQL
5 24 (52.17%) Ansible
6 23 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (47.83%) Opscode Chef
7 22 (47.83%) Puppet
8 21 (45.65%) LAMP
8 21 (45.65%) Apache
9 19 (41.30%) PHP
9 19 (41.30%) Law
9 19 (41.30%) Jenkins
10 18 (39.13%) VMware
11 15 (32.61%) Microsoft Azure
11 15 (32.61%) Web Operations
12 13 (28.26%) Continuous Delivery
12 13 (28.26%) LEMP Stack
12 13 (28.26%) Docker
12 13 (28.26%) nginx
13 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (23.91%) Marketing
14 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
14 11 (23.91%) SQL
14 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
14 11 (23.91%) Rackspace Cloud
15 10 (21.74%) Bash Shell
15 10 (21.74%) Continuous Deployment
15 10 (21.74%) Digital Marketing
15 10 (21.74%) Publishing

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 21 (45.65%) Apache
2 13 (28.26%) nginx
3 3 (6.52%) IIS
3 3 (6.52%) OpenStack
3 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.35%) CMS
4 2 (4.35%) Confluence
4 2 (4.35%) Kentico
5 1 (2.17%) JBoss
5 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 37 (80.43%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (32.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (23.91%) Rackspace Cloud
4 5 (10.87%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (10.87%) Amazon S3
5 2 (4.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (4.35%) G Suite
5 2 (4.35%) GitHub
5 2 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (4.35%) HP Helion
5 2 (4.35%) IaaS
5 2 (4.35%) Office 365
5 2 (4.35%) PaaS
6 1 (2.17%) Heroku
6 1 (2.17%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) VPN
2 4 (8.70%) Firewall
2 4 (8.70%) LAN
2 4 (8.70%) MPLS
2 4 (8.70%) NetScaler
2 4 (8.70%) VLAN
2 4 (8.70%) VoIP
2 4 (8.70%) WAN
3 3 (6.52%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (6.52%) HTTP
4 2 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (4.35%) SAN
5 1 (2.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (54.35%) MySQL
2 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.87%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 7
5 1 (2.17%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (41.30%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (10.87%) CircleCI
3 5 (10.87%) Git (software)
4 4 (8.70%) JIRA
5 3 (6.52%) Vagrant
6 2 (4.35%) NUnit
6 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
General
1 19 (41.30%) Law
2 11 (23.91%) Marketing
3 10 (21.74%) Publishing
4 4 (8.70%) Banking
5 3 (6.52%) Games
5 3 (6.52%) Retail
6 1 (2.17%) Advertising
6 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 11 (23.91%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (21.74%) Administrator
2 10 (21.74%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
2 10 (21.74%) Linux Administrator
3 9 (19.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) AWS Administrator
4 8 (17.39%) AWS Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Senior DevOps
6 6 (13.04%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) AWS DevOps
7 5 (10.87%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 4 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Java Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Network Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) NOC Engineer
9 3 (6.52%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (45.65%) LAMP
2 13 (28.26%) LEMP Stack
3 6 (13.04%) .NET
3 6 (13.04%) CSS
3 6 (13.04%) HTML
4 5 (10.87%) Web Services
5 4 (8.70%) Akka
6 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
6 3 (6.52%) DAO
6 3 (6.52%) ELK Stack
6 3 (6.52%) Hibernate
6 3 (6.52%) Node.js
6 3 (6.52%) REST
6 3 (6.52%) SOAP
6 3 (6.52%) Spring
7 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
7 2 (4.35%) ADO.NET
7 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
7 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (4.35%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.70%) BBC
2 4 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (6.52%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.35%) Replication
5 1 (2.17%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 27 (58.70%) Linux
2 7 (15.22%) Windows
3 5 (10.87%) Mac OS X
4 4 (8.70%) Android
4 4 (8.70%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.70%) Unix
5 2 (4.35%) CentOS
5 2 (4.35%) Debian
5 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) DevOps
2 23 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (32.61%) Web Operations
4 13 (28.26%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (21.74%) Continuous Deployment
6 10 (21.74%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
8 5 (10.87%) Auto-Scaling
8 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
8 5 (10.87%) Scrum
9 4 (8.70%) Line Management
9 4 (8.70%) Load Balancing
9 4 (8.70%) Microservices
9 4 (8.70%) Migration
9 4 (8.70%) Network Design
10 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (6.52%) Web Development
11 2 (4.35%) Business Development
11 2 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) PHP
2 11 (23.91%) SQL
3 10 (21.74%) Bash Shell
4 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 8 (17.39%) Python
5 6 (13.04%) Java
6 4 (8.70%) Ruby
7 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.52%) Scala
8 2 (4.35%) C#
8 2 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) CCDP
1 4 (8.70%) CCIE
1 4 (8.70%) CCNA
1 4 (8.70%) CCNP
1 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) PCI DSS
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (28.26%) Docker
2 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 24 (52.17%) Ansible
2 22 (47.83%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (47.83%) Puppet
3 3 (6.52%) Kubernetes
4 2 (4.35%) Graphite
4 2 (4.35%) Terraform
5 1 (2.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) VMware
2 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.04%) Cisco
3 6 (13.04%) Google
4 4 (8.70%) CheckPoint
4 4 (8.70%) Virgin Media
5 2 (4.35%) Dell
5 2 (4.35%) HP
5 2 (4.35%) LANDesk
5 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
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