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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rackspace
Rank 219 208 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 5 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.099% 0.19% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +24.13%
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
2813 2736 2826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 55.85% 56.62% 51.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2258 2107 2329
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 August 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) MySQL
1 7 (100.00%) OOP
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 7 (100.00%) Redis
1 7 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
2 5 (71.43%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (71.43%) Electronic Design Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (71.43%) Apache Solr
2 5 (71.43%) REST
2 5 (71.43%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (71.43%) Dependency Management
2 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) BIG-IP
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) Xen
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Varnish

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) OpenStack
2 5 (71.43%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (71.43%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 7 (100.00%) Redis
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
2 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
2 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Head of Architecture
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Ruby on Rails
1 5 (71.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) OOP
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (71.43%) Electronic Design Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Dependency Management
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Xen
1 2 (28.57%) Varnish
1 2 (28.57%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
1 2 (28.57%) Vagrant
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (28.57%) HAProxy
1 2 (28.57%) collectd
1 2 (28.57%) StatsD
1 2 (28.57%) logstash
1 2 (28.57%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SaltStack