The first table below looks at the demand 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 31 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 South East region.

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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rackspace
Rank 427 393 437
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +44
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 19 43 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.084% 0.20% 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.39% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 14 36 1
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,875 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+4.68% +10.34%
Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11356 11053 11320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.21% 50.24% 49.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8855 8948 9559
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Rackspace
England

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Rackspace across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Rackspace across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Rackspace Salary Histogram in the South East

Rackspace
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rackspace within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex -31 7 £45,000 +20.00%
Hampshire -2 5 £28,500 -40.00%
Berkshire +2 3 - - 1
West Sussex - 3 £60,000 - 2
Surrey -20 1 - -
Rackspace
England

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 22 (55.00%) Linux
2 18 (45.00%) MySQL
3 16 (40.00%) PHP
3 16 (40.00%) LAMP
3 16 (40.00%) DevOps
4 15 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (35.00%) Ruby
5 14 (35.00%) Python
5 14 (35.00%) Puppet
6 13 (32.50%) jQuery
7 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (27.50%) Windows
8 10 (25.00%) MVC
9 9 (22.50%) SQL
9 9 (22.50%) Ajax
10 8 (20.00%) Web Development
10 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
10 8 (20.00%) HTML
10 8 (20.00%) CSS
11 7 (17.50%) Web Services
11 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
11 7 (17.50%) .NET
11 7 (17.50%) OOP
11 7 (17.50%) OO
11 7 (17.50%) Configuration Management
11 7 (17.50%) PaaS
11 7 (17.50%) MongoDB
11 7 (17.50%) NoSQL
11 7 (17.50%) Vagrant

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 5 (12.50%) Apache
1 5 (12.50%) CMS
2 4 (10.00%) Drupal
2 4 (10.00%) IIS
3 3 (7.50%) OpenStack
4 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.50%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (17.50%) PaaS
3 6 (15.00%) Rackspace Cloud
4 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (12.50%) SaaS
5 4 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (7.50%) IaaS
7 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) SAN
2 4 (10.00%) NAS
3 2 (5.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (5.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (5.00%) VoIP
4 1 (2.50%) DHCP
4 1 (2.50%) DNS
4 1 (2.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) MySQL
2 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.50%) MongoDB
2 7 (17.50%) NoSQL
3 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.50%) Redis
5 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.50%) NUnit
2 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.00%) Xdebug
4 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Administrator
4 5 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (12.50%) Technical Director
4 5 (12.50%) Technical Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (10.00%) PHP Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (7.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.50%) Systems Architect
8 1 (2.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) LAMP
2 13 (32.50%) jQuery
3 9 (22.50%) Ajax
4 8 (20.00%) HTML
4 8 (20.00%) CSS
5 7 (17.50%) Web Services
5 7 (17.50%) .NET
6 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 5 (12.50%) LINQ
6 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (10.00%) CSS3
7 4 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (10.00%) HTML5
7 4 (10.00%) RESTful
7 4 (10.00%) Zend Framework
7 4 (10.00%) XHTML
7 4 (10.00%) XML
7 4 (10.00%) SOAP
8 2 (5.00%) Middleware
9 1 (2.50%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.50%) IPTV
3 2 (5.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (55.00%) Linux
2 11 (27.50%) Windows
3 6 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (10.00%) CentOS
5 4 (10.00%) Ubuntu
6 2 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) DevOps
2 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (25.00%) MVC
4 8 (20.00%) Web Development
5 7 (17.50%) OOP
5 7 (17.50%) OO
5 7 (17.50%) Configuration Management
6 5 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (12.50%) Content Management
6 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (10.00%) OO PHP
7 4 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 4 (10.00%) TDD
7 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.00%) Migration
7 4 (10.00%) Workflow
8 3 (7.50%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (7.50%) Time Management
8 3 (7.50%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) PHP
2 14 (35.00%) Ruby
2 14 (35.00%) Python
3 9 (22.50%) SQL
4 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 6 (15.00%) C#
6 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 4 (10.00%) PHP5
7 4 (10.00%) Perl
7 4 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) KVM
2 2 (5.00%) Varnish
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (35.00%) Puppet
3 7 (17.50%) Vagrant
4 5 (12.50%) Capistrano
4 5 (12.50%) Ansible
5 4 (10.00%) Legato
6 2 (5.00%) collectd
6 2 (5.00%) StatsD
6 2 (5.00%) HAProxy
6 2 (5.00%) logstash
6 2 (5.00%) Salt
6 2 (5.00%) SCCM
6 2 (5.00%) SCOM
7 1 (2.50%) Nagios
7 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
7 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
7 1 (2.50%) ZABBIX
7 1 (2.50%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (12.50%) BT
2 5 (12.50%) NetApp
3 4 (10.00%) Zend
3 4 (10.00%) Veritas
3 4 (10.00%) HP
3 4 (10.00%) EMC
3 4 (10.00%) Symantec
4 3 (7.50%) VMware
5 2 (5.00%) SaltStack
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.50%) Citrix
6 1 (2.50%) Lotus
6 1 (2.50%) Incapsula
6 1 (2.50%) New Relic
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