The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rackspace
Rank 206 204 212
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.044% 0.088% 0.020%
As % of the Vendors category 0.084% 0.16% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +18.34%
Rackspace
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Vendors Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2369 2433 2597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 52.53% 53.65% 52.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1873 1895 2047
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Rackspace across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Rackspace
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Rackspace Salary Trend in Surrey

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 8 (100.00%) MySQL
2 7 (87.50%) OOP
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) DevOps
3 6 (75.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (75.00%) Redis
3 6 (75.00%) OpenStack
3 6 (75.00%) OO
3 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (50.00%) Electronic Design Automation
4 4 (50.00%) REST
4 4 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (50.00%) Dependency Management
4 4 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (50.00%) Apache Solr
4 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (37.50%) logstash
5 3 (37.50%) collectd
5 3 (37.50%) StatsD
5 3 (37.50%) Graphite
5 3 (37.50%) Puppet
5 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
6 2 (25.00%) Python
6 2 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) Ruby

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 (75.00%) OpenStack
2 4 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (50.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) CMS
3 1 (12.50%) Drupal
3 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
2 6 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (75.00%) Redis
3 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Head of Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) LAMP
2 1 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) OOP
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 6 (75.00%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (50.00%) Dependency Management
3 4 (50.00%) Electronic Design Automation
4 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (12.50%) Online Marketing
6 1 (12.50%) High Availability
6 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (12.50%) MVC
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) Python
1 2 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) PHP5
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Xen
1 1 (12.50%) Varnish
1 1 (12.50%) KVM
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
1 3 (37.50%) collectd
1 3 (37.50%) StatsD
1 3 (37.50%) logstash
1 3 (37.50%) Graphite
2 2 (25.00%) Salt
2 2 (25.00%) Vagrant
2 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (12.50%) HAProxy
3 1 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) SaltStack
2 1 (12.50%) Google
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