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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rackspace
Rank 434 395 435
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +40
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 17 43 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.075% 0.19% 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.39% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 13 35 1
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +23.07%
Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11367 11134 11387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.06% 50.27% 49.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8891 9044 9617
Average salary £42,750 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,503 £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 25 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 25 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 -22 6 £43,750 +16.66%
Hampshire +7 5 £28,500 -40.00%
Berkshire +5 3 - -
West Sussex - 3 £60,000 -
Rackspace
England

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 23 (54.76%) Linux
2 18 (42.86%) MySQL
3 16 (38.10%) PHP
4 15 (35.71%) LAMP
4 15 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (35.71%) DevOps
5 14 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (33.33%) jQuery
6 13 (30.95%) Puppet
6 13 (30.95%) Ruby
6 13 (30.95%) Python
7 11 (26.19%) SQL
7 11 (26.19%) MVC
7 11 (26.19%) Windows
8 10 (23.81%) .NET
8 10 (23.81%) Ajax
8 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (19.05%) PaaS
9 8 (19.05%) HTML
9 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
9 8 (19.05%) CSS
9 8 (19.05%) Web Services
10 7 (16.67%) Vagrant
10 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (16.67%) C#
10 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
10 7 (16.67%) Bash Shell
10 7 (16.67%) Web Development
11 6 (14.29%) Content Management
11 6 (14.29%) Computer Science

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 6 (14.29%) Apache
1 6 (14.29%) IIS
1 6 (14.29%) CMS
2 4 (9.52%) Drupal
3 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.76%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.38%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (19.05%) PaaS
3 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (14.29%) SaaS
4 6 (14.29%) Rackspace Cloud
5 4 (9.52%) IaaS
5 4 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) SAN
2 4 (9.52%) NAS
3 2 (4.76%) Unified Communications
3 2 (4.76%) BIG-IP
3 2 (4.76%) LDAP
3 2 (4.76%) VoIP
3 2 (4.76%) DHCP
3 2 (4.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (42.86%) MySQL
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 6 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.76%) Redis
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 6 (14.29%) NUnit
1 6 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
3 4 (9.52%) Xdebug
4 1 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (9.52%) Marketing
2 2 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Technical Director
3 6 (14.29%) Technical Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Architect
3 6 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Administrator
4 5 (11.90%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.52%) PHP Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Systems Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) LAMP
2 14 (33.33%) jQuery
3 10 (23.81%) Ajax
3 10 (23.81%) .NET
4 8 (19.05%) CSS
4 8 (19.05%) Web Services
4 8 (19.05%) HTML
5 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 6 (14.29%) LINQ
6 4 (9.52%) RESTful
6 4 (9.52%) SOAP
6 4 (9.52%) XML
6 4 (9.52%) XHTML
6 4 (9.52%) HTML5
6 4 (9.52%) CSS3
6 4 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (9.52%) Zend Framework
7 3 (7.14%) Silverlight
8 2 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.14%) IPTV
3 2 (4.76%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Linux
2 11 (26.19%) Windows
3 6 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.52%) Ubuntu
5 4 (9.52%) CentOS
6 3 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) DevOps
2 11 (26.19%) MVC
3 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (16.67%) Web Development
4 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 6 (14.29%) Content Management
5 6 (14.29%) OOP
5 6 (14.29%) OO
5 6 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (9.52%) OO PHP
7 4 (9.52%) TDD
7 4 (9.52%) Workflow
7 4 (9.52%) Migration
7 4 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (9.52%) Test Scripting
8 3 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.14%) Time Management
8 3 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (38.10%) PHP
2 13 (30.95%) Python
2 13 (30.95%) Ruby
3 11 (26.19%) SQL
4 7 (16.67%) C#
4 7 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 5 (11.90%) Java
5 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.90%) Perl
6 4 (9.52%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.76%) Varnish
3 2 (4.76%) KVM
3 2 (4.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (30.95%) Puppet
3 7 (16.67%) Vagrant
4 5 (11.90%) Ansible
4 5 (11.90%) Capistrano
5 4 (9.52%) Legato
6 2 (4.76%) SCCM
6 2 (4.76%) SCOM
6 2 (4.76%) Salt
6 2 (4.76%) logstash
6 2 (4.76%) HAProxy
6 2 (4.76%) collectd
6 2 (4.76%) StatsD
7 1 (2.38%) Pingdom
7 1 (2.38%) ZABBIX
7 1 (2.38%) Nagios
7 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
7 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 5 (11.90%) NetApp
2 5 (11.90%) BT
2 5 (11.90%) VMware
3 4 (9.52%) Zend
3 4 (9.52%) Veritas
3 4 (9.52%) Symantec
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.52%) HP
3 4 (9.52%) EMC
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle
5 2 (4.76%) SaltStack
5 2 (4.76%) Citrix
6 1 (2.38%) Lotus
6 1 (2.38%) New Relic
6 1 (2.38%) Incapsula
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