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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rackspace
Rank 398 424 414
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -10
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 40 18 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.079% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.16% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 18
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,500 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
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
10470 11091 11367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.82% 48.60% 50.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8268 8810 9317
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
Buckinghamshire - 15 £63,750 -
Hampshire +10 14 £60,000 +90.47% 2
Surrey +22 4 £40,625 -29.34%
Berkshire -1 4 - -
West Sussex +4 3 £37,500 -37.50%
Rackspace
England

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 30 (61.22%) PHP
2 28 (57.14%) Linux
3 26 (53.06%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (46.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 21 (42.86%) DevOps
6 19 (38.78%) Symfony
6 19 (38.78%) HTML
6 19 (38.78%) JavaScript
7 18 (36.73%) OO
8 16 (32.65%) MySQL
8 16 (32.65%) Node.js
8 16 (32.65%) AngularJS
8 16 (32.65%) Express
8 16 (32.65%) Grunt
8 16 (32.65%) Bower
9 15 (30.61%) HTML5
10 14 (28.57%) REST
10 14 (28.57%) XML
10 14 (28.57%) XML Parsing
11 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (24.49%) SaaS
12 12 (24.49%) Zend
13 11 (22.45%) Puppet
14 10 (20.41%) Python
14 10 (20.41%) Ruby
14 10 (20.41%) Opscode Chef
15 9 (18.37%) Ansible
15 9 (18.37%) ZABBIX
15 9 (18.37%) Nagios
15 9 (18.37%) Java

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 16 (32.65%) Node.js
2 3 (6.12%) WordPress
2 3 (6.12%) Apache
2 3 (6.12%) Joomla!
2 3 (6.12%) CMS
3 2 (4.08%) IIS
4 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 26 (53.06%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (46.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (24.49%) SaaS
4 3 (6.12%) Rackspace Cloud
4 3 (6.12%) Terremark
5 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) OpenFlow
2 1 (2.04%) Network Security
2 1 (2.04%) SAN
2 1 (2.04%) Intranet
2 1 (2.04%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.65%) MySQL
2 1 (2.04%) Redis
2 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (32.65%) Grunt
1 16 (32.65%) Bower
2 8 (16.33%) Git (software)
3 6 (12.24%) TeamCity
3 6 (12.24%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.08%) JIRA
4 2 (4.08%) Bitbucket
General
1 3 (6.12%) Marketing
1 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Developer
2 14 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 11 (22.45%) Lead PHP Developer
3 11 (22.45%) Lead Developer
4 10 (20.41%) Head of Infrastructure
5 8 (16.33%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (16.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Chief Technology Officer
7 4 (8.16%) Technical Leader
7 4 (8.16%) Head of Development
8 3 (6.12%) Cloud Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (4.08%) Administrator
9 2 (4.08%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.78%) Symfony
1 19 (38.78%) HTML
2 16 (32.65%) AngularJS
2 16 (32.65%) Express
3 15 (30.61%) HTML5
4 14 (28.57%) REST
4 14 (28.57%) XML
5 6 (12.24%) jQuery
6 5 (10.20%) CSS3
6 5 (10.20%) CSS
7 4 (8.16%) LAMP
8 3 (6.12%) Smarty
8 3 (6.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (6.12%) Web Services
9 2 (4.08%) Apache Cordova
9 2 (4.08%) Doctrine
10 1 (2.04%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) CoreOS
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.04%) UNIX
3 1 (2.04%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) DevOps
2 18 (36.73%) OO
3 14 (28.57%) XML Parsing
4 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 6 (12.24%) Configuration Management
7 5 (10.20%) Data Protection
7 5 (10.20%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (10.20%) Problem Management
7 5 (10.20%) Change Management
7 5 (10.20%) Security Management
8 4 (8.16%) MVC
8 4 (8.16%) OOP
9 3 (6.12%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (6.12%) OO PHP
9 3 (6.12%) ITIL
9 3 (6.12%) Project Management
9 3 (6.12%) B2B
9 3 (6.12%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 30 (61.22%) PHP
2 19 (38.78%) JavaScript
3 10 (20.41%) Python
3 10 (20.41%) Ruby
4 9 (18.37%) Java
5 8 (16.33%) Perl
5 8 (16.33%) Bash Shell
6 6 (12.24%) PHP5
7 2 (4.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) Varnish
2 1 (2.04%) KVM
2 1 (2.04%) Docker
2 1 (2.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (22.45%) Puppet
2 10 (20.41%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (18.37%) Ansible
3 9 (18.37%) ZABBIX
3 9 (18.37%) Nagios
4 8 (16.33%) Cacti
5 3 (6.12%) Graphite
5 3 (6.12%) collectd
6 2 (4.08%) StatsD
6 2 (4.08%) Vagrant
6 2 (4.08%) logstash
7 1 (2.04%) Salt
7 1 (2.04%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 12 (24.49%) Zend
2 5 (10.20%) Google
3 2 (4.08%) VMware
4 1 (2.04%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
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