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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rackspace
Rank 426 448 457
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +9
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 21 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.067% 0.084%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 14
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.03%
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
8648 10488 11268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 46.85% 50.47% 49.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7065 8435 8796
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
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 30 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rackspace within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Surrey +34 12 £58,750 +80.76% 1
East Sussex +5 3 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Middlesex - 2 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 - - 1
Berkshire -1 1 £55,000 -8.33%
West Sussex -2 1 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Rackspace
England

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 44 (81.48%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (48.15%) MySQL
2 26 (48.15%) Linux
2 26 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (42.59%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (40.74%) DevOps
5 21 (38.89%) Ansible
5 21 (38.89%) Apache
6 20 (37.04%) LAMP
6 20 (37.04%) Microsoft Azure
7 19 (35.19%) Puppet
7 19 (35.19%) Opscode Chef
7 19 (35.19%) Jenkins
7 19 (35.19%) VMware
7 19 (35.19%) PHP
7 19 (35.19%) Law
8 18 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 16 (29.63%) SharePoint
10 15 (27.78%) MS Excel
10 15 (27.78%) Line Management
10 15 (27.78%) Web Operations
11 14 (25.93%) Critical Success Factor
11 14 (25.93%) Office 365
11 14 (25.93%) Service Desk Management
11 14 (25.93%) ITIL V3
11 14 (25.93%) ITIL
11 14 (25.93%) PRINCE2
11 14 (25.93%) SLA
11 14 (25.93%) Service Management
11 14 (25.93%) Service Delivery

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 (38.89%) Apache
2 16 (29.63%) SharePoint
3 11 (20.37%) nginx
4 4 (7.41%) CMS
5 3 (5.56%) OpenStack
5 3 (5.56%) WordPress
6 2 (3.70%) Confluence
7 1 (1.85%) Drupal
7 1 (1.85%) IIS
7 1 (1.85%) JBoss
7 1 (1.85%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.85%) Kentico
7 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (27.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (81.48%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (37.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (25.93%) Office 365
4 12 (22.22%) Rackspace Cloud
5 2 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.70%) Amazon S3
5 2 (3.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (3.70%) GitHub
5 2 (3.70%) Google Apps
5 2 (3.70%) HP Helion
5 2 (3.70%) IaaS
5 2 (3.70%) PaaS
6 1 (1.85%) Heroku
6 1 (1.85%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) HTTP
2 2 (3.70%) VPN
3 1 (1.85%) Firewall
3 1 (1.85%) LAN
3 1 (1.85%) MPLS
3 1 (1.85%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.85%) SSH
3 1 (1.85%) VLAN
3 1 (1.85%) VoIP
3 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (48.15%) MySQL
2 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.85%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (35.19%) Jenkins
2 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
3 6 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (7.41%) JIRA
5 2 (3.70%) CircleCI
5 2 (3.70%) NUnit
5 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
General
1 19 (35.19%) Law
2 13 (24.07%) Marketing
3 10 (18.52%) Publishing
4 3 (5.56%) Games
4 3 (5.56%) Retail
5 2 (3.70%) Finance
6 1 (1.85%) Advertising
6 1 (1.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) IT Manager
1 14 (25.93%) IT Services Manager
1 14 (25.93%) Service Manager
2 12 (22.22%) Developer
3 11 (20.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 11 (20.37%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (18.52%) Administrator
4 10 (18.52%) Linux Administrator
5 8 (14.81%) AWS Administrator
5 8 (14.81%) AWS Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (12.96%) Senior Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Customer Services Manager
7 6 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
7 6 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) AWS DevOps
8 5 (9.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 5 (9.26%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.04%) LAMP
2 11 (20.37%) CSS
2 11 (20.37%) HTML
3 10 (18.52%) LEMP Stack
4 6 (11.11%) Akka
4 6 (11.11%) Web Services
5 5 (9.26%) .NET
5 5 (9.26%) AngularJS
5 5 (9.26%) DAO
5 5 (9.26%) Hibernate
5 5 (9.26%) REST
5 5 (9.26%) SOAP
5 5 (9.26%) Spring
6 3 (5.56%) ELK Stack
6 3 (5.56%) HTML5
6 3 (5.56%) jQuery
6 3 (5.56%) XML
7 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (3.70%) CSS3
7 2 (3.70%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.56%) Artificial Intelligence
2 3 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.70%) Fintech
3 2 (3.70%) Replication
4 1 (1.85%) BBC
4 1 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (48.15%) Linux
2 7 (12.96%) Mac OS X
3 6 (11.11%) Android
3 6 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 6 (11.11%) Unix
4 3 (5.56%) Debian
4 3 (5.56%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.70%) CentOS
5 2 (3.70%) Windows
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (42.59%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (40.74%) DevOps
4 15 (27.78%) Line Management
4 15 (27.78%) Web Operations
5 14 (25.93%) Critical Success Factor
5 14 (25.93%) ITIL
5 14 (25.93%) ITIL V3
5 14 (25.93%) ITSM
5 14 (25.93%) PRINCE2
5 14 (25.93%) Service Delivery
5 14 (25.93%) Service Desk Management
5 14 (25.93%) Service Management
6 13 (24.07%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (18.52%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (12.96%) Scrum
9 6 (11.11%) E-Commerce
10 5 (9.26%) Configuration Management
10 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (7.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.19%) PHP
2 12 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 11 (20.37%) SQL
4 9 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 8 (14.81%) Java
6 5 (9.26%) Python
6 5 (9.26%) Scala
7 3 (5.56%) Ruby
8 2 (3.70%) C#
8 2 (3.70%) Perl
8 2 (3.70%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) CCDP
1 1 (1.85%) CCIE
1 1 (1.85%) CCNA
1 1 (1.85%) CCNP
1 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.93%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.67%) Docker
2 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (38.89%) Ansible
2 19 (35.19%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (35.19%) Puppet
3 3 (5.56%) Kubernetes
4 2 (3.70%) Graphite
4 2 (3.70%) Terraform
5 1 (1.85%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (35.19%) VMware
2 18 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 14 (25.93%) LANDesk
4 5 (9.26%) Google
5 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco
6 1 (1.85%) Virgin Media
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Salary: £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
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Salary: Negotiable DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hove
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Salary: £50000 per annum + Negotiable (DOE)
Posted: 22 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum salary is dependent upon experience
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