The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rackspace
UK
Rank 765 818 793
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -25
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 86 124 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.27% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 76 115 85
Median salary £62,500 £52,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £87,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -8.57%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
36836 46293 49893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.81% 45.87% 47.33%
Number of salaries quoted 29644 37797 40683
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Rackspace as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Rackspace
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Rackspace within the UK.

Rackspace Salary Trend in the UK

Rackspace
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Rackspace over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 within the UK.

Rackspace Salary Histogram in the UK

Rackspace
Top 28 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rackspace within the UK over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 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
England +53 82 £63,750 +21.42% 33
London 0 29 £57,500 +4.54% 23
Yorkshire - 21 £65,000 - 2
West Yorkshire - 20 £65,000 - 2
Leeds - 19 £65,000 - 2
North West -1 18 £65,000 +33.33%
Manchester -6 18 £65,000 +33.33%
South East +54 12 £45,000 +12.50% 5
City of London +22 10 £61,250 +6.52% 7
Oxfordshire +13 5 £45,000 -59.09% 1
Oxford +10 5 £45,000 -59.09%
Reading - 5 £50,000 -
Berkshire - 5 £50,000 - 1
East Midlands -2 2 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Northamptonshire - 2 £55,000 -
Ruislip - 2 £37,500 - 1
Surrey +51 1 £45,000 +12.50% 2
South Wales +19 1 £55,000 - 1
Cardiff +15 1 £55,000 - 1
Wales +9 1 £55,000 - 1
Leatherhead -3 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Kent - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Dartford - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £35,000 -
Ilkley - 1 £30,000 -
York - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £35,000 -

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 with a requirement for Rackspace.

1 145 (86.31%) Amazon AWS
2 109 (64.88%) DevOps
3 87 (51.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 82 (48.81%) Linux
5 74 (44.05%) Opscode Chef
6 73 (43.45%) VMware
7 67 (39.88%) Puppet
8 66 (39.29%) Google
9 60 (35.71%) Python
9 60 (35.71%) Google Cloud Platform
10 59 (35.12%) Ansible
11 56 (33.33%) Finance
11 56 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
12 52 (30.95%) Jenkins
13 51 (30.36%) Docker
14 47 (27.98%) Continuous Integration
15 44 (26.19%) Migration
15 44 (26.19%) Web Services
16 42 (25.00%) Ruby
17 38 (22.62%) Open Source
18 37 (22.02%) SOA
19 35 (20.83%) Retail
20 34 (20.24%) JavaScript
20 34 (20.24%) Middleware
21 33 (19.64%) MongoDB
22 32 (19.05%) Node.js
22 32 (19.05%) SaaS
22 32 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
22 32 (19.05%) UML
22 32 (19.05%) Manufacturing

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills 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 28 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 18 (10.71%) Apache
3 11 (6.55%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (6.55%) nginx
4 8 (4.76%) CMS
4 8 (4.76%) Tomcat
5 7 (4.17%) Apache Spark
5 7 (4.17%) Confluence
5 7 (4.17%) Drupal
6 5 (2.98%) IIS
6 5 (2.98%) WordPress
7 4 (2.38%) CloudStack
7 4 (2.38%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.79%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.19%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.19%) JBoss
9 2 (1.19%) Jetty
9 2 (1.19%) Mongrel
10 1 (0.60%) Kentico
Applications
1 11 (6.55%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.17%) MS Office
3 4 (2.38%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 4 (2.38%) PTC Creo
4 2 (1.19%) AutoCAD
4 2 (1.19%) Vectorworks
Cloud Services
1 145 (86.31%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (51.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 60 (35.71%) Google Cloud Platform
4 32 (19.05%) SaaS
5 25 (14.88%) IaaS
6 13 (7.74%) PaaS
7 8 (4.76%) GitHub
8 7 (4.17%) Google App Engine
8 7 (4.17%) IBM Cloud
9 5 (2.98%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (2.98%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (2.98%) Bluemix
9 5 (2.98%) DigitalOcean
9 5 (2.98%) Office 365
10 4 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 4 (2.38%) G Suite
10 4 (2.38%) Loggly
10 4 (2.38%) Rackspace Cloud
10 4 (2.38%) Sumo Logic
11 3 (1.79%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.10%) DNS
2 16 (9.52%) Firewall
3 11 (6.55%) Internet
4 9 (5.36%) DHCP
4 9 (5.36%) HTTP
5 8 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 6 (3.57%) VoIP
7 5 (2.98%) VLAN
7 5 (2.98%) VPN
8 4 (2.38%) HTTPS
8 4 (2.38%) LAN
8 4 (2.38%) SSL
8 4 (2.38%) WAN
8 4 (2.38%) Wireless
9 3 (1.79%) Broadband
9 3 (1.79%) MPLS
9 3 (1.79%) NetScaler
9 3 (1.79%) Network Security
10 2 (1.19%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (1.19%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (19.64%) MongoDB
2 27 (16.07%) MySQL
3 23 (13.69%) SQL Server
4 16 (9.52%) Redis
5 14 (8.33%) NoSQL
6 13 (7.74%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (7.14%) Relational Database
8 10 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (4.17%) Hadoop
10 5 (2.98%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (2.98%) Hazelcast
10 5 (2.98%) KDB
10 5 (2.98%) Kdb+
10 5 (2.98%) SAP HANA
11 4 (2.38%) Riak
12 3 (1.79%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.79%) SQLite
13 2 (1.19%) HBase
13 2 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 52 (30.95%) Jenkins
2 31 (18.45%) Vagrant
3 28 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 19 (11.31%) TeamCity
5 13 (7.74%) JIRA
5 13 (7.74%) Maven
5 13 (7.74%) Travis CI
6 11 (6.55%) Buildbot
6 11 (6.55%) Grunt
7 9 (5.36%) Selenium
8 7 (4.17%) Ant
9 6 (3.57%) gulp
9 6 (3.57%) MSBuild
9 6 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (2.98%) Cucumber
10 5 (2.98%) RSpec
10 5 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (2.38%) Bower
11 4 (2.38%) Hudson
11 4 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 56 (33.33%) Finance
2 35 (20.83%) Retail
3 32 (19.05%) Local Government
3 32 (19.05%) Manufacturing
4 9 (5.36%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.76%) Banking
6 7 (4.17%) Law
7 6 (3.57%) Games
8 5 (2.98%) Marketing
9 4 (2.38%) Publishing
10 3 (1.79%) Investment Banking
11 2 (1.19%) Advertising
11 2 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 44 (26.19%) Architect
2 38 (22.62%) Cloud Architect
3 36 (21.43%) AWS Architect
3 36 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
4 30 (17.86%) Senior Architect
5 29 (17.26%) Consultant
6 28 (16.67%) Developer
7 27 (16.07%) Cloud Consultant
8 26 (15.48%) Senior Consultant
9 25 (14.88%) AWS Consultant
10 20 (11.90%) Web Architect
10 20 (11.90%) Web Consultant
11 15 (8.93%) Administrator
11 15 (8.93%) Systems Administrator
12 14 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
12 14 (8.33%) Azure Architect
13 12 (7.14%) Java Developer
13 12 (7.14%) Senior Developer
14 11 (6.55%) C# Developer
14 11 (6.55%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (26.19%) Web Services
2 34 (20.24%) Middleware
3 32 (19.05%) Node.js
4 29 (17.26%) AngularJS
5 23 (13.69%) HTML
6 21 (12.50%) .NET
6 21 (12.50%) CSS
7 16 (9.52%) ASP.NET
7 16 (9.52%) jQuery
8 15 (8.93%) LAMP
9 14 (8.33%) REST
9 14 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
10 12 (7.14%) HTML5
11 11 (6.55%) React
12 10 (5.95%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (5.36%) Akka
13 9 (5.36%) Express
13 9 (5.36%) MEAN Stack
13 9 (5.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
2 27 (16.07%) Management Information System
3 19 (11.31%) Computer Science
4 16 (9.52%) Data Centre
5 15 (8.93%) User Experience
6 10 (5.95%) Public Cloud
7 8 (4.76%) Replication
8 5 (2.98%) Internet of Things
8 5 (2.98%) Life Science
9 4 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (2.38%) BBC
9 4 (2.38%) Equities
9 4 (2.38%) Fixed Income
9 4 (2.38%) iPad
9 4 (2.38%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.38%) Online Games
10 3 (1.79%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.79%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 82 (48.81%) Linux
2 30 (17.86%) Windows
3 15 (8.93%) Ubuntu
4 12 (7.14%) CentOS
5 9 (5.36%) Apple iOS
5 9 (5.36%) Unix
6 8 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (4.17%) Android
8 4 (2.38%) CoreOS
8 4 (2.38%) Mac OS X
8 4 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.79%) VMS
9 3 (1.79%) Windows 10
9 3 (1.79%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.79%) Windows Server
9 3 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.19%) Debian
10 2 (1.19%) Fedora
10 2 (1.19%) Mac OS X Server
10 2 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (64.88%) DevOps
2 56 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (27.98%) Continuous Integration
4 44 (26.19%) Migration
5 38 (22.62%) Open Source
6 37 (22.02%) SOA
7 32 (19.05%) Requirements Analysis
7 32 (19.05%) UML
7 32 (19.05%) Use Case
8 29 (17.26%) Configuration Management
9 27 (16.07%) Scrum
10 26 (15.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (13.69%) Continuous Delivery
12 22 (13.10%) Web Development
13 21 (12.50%) TDD
14 18 (10.71%) OO
15 12 (7.14%) Mentoring
16 11 (6.55%) Automated Testing
16 11 (6.55%) MVC
16 11 (6.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 60 (35.71%) Python
2 42 (25.00%) Ruby
3 34 (20.24%) JavaScript
4 30 (17.86%) Java
5 29 (17.26%) PHP
6 27 (16.07%) Bash Shell
7 24 (14.29%) C#
8 22 (13.10%) Perl
8 22 (13.10%) SQL
9 11 (6.55%) PowerShell
9 11 (6.55%) Scala
10 8 (4.76%) Go
11 4 (2.38%) C++
12 3 (1.79%) GraphQL
13 2 (1.19%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.19%) Tcl
14 1 (0.60%) C
14 1 (0.60%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (11.90%) Degree
2 4 (2.38%) CCNA
2 4 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.79%) CCDP
3 3 (1.79%) CCIE
3 3 (1.79%) CCNP
4 1 (0.60%) CISM
4 1 (0.60%) CISSP
4 1 (0.60%) MCSE
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.17%) QA
2 3 (1.79%) GCP
3 2 (1.19%) COBIT
3 2 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 51 (30.36%) Docker
2 30 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (7.14%) VirtualBox
4 10 (5.95%) Xen
5 8 (4.76%) vCloud
6 7 (4.17%) KVM
6 7 (4.17%) LXC
7 5 (2.98%) Hyper-V
7 5 (2.98%) NFS
7 5 (2.98%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (1.79%) Postfix
9 3 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.19%) HDFS
10 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.19%) Samba
10 2 (1.19%) vSphere
10 2 (1.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 74 (44.05%) Opscode Chef
2 67 (39.88%) Puppet
3 59 (35.12%) Ansible
4 18 (10.71%) Salt
5 12 (7.14%) Packer
6 10 (5.95%) HAProxy
6 10 (5.95%) Nagios
7 9 (5.36%) Kubernetes
8 7 (4.17%) ZABBIX
9 5 (2.98%) CFEngine
9 5 (2.98%) Graphite
10 4 (2.38%) Terraform
11 3 (1.79%) Capistrano
11 3 (1.79%) collectd
11 3 (1.79%) Pingdom
12 2 (1.19%) Backup Exec
12 2 (1.19%) Rancher
12 2 (1.19%) yum
13 1 (0.60%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 1 (0.60%) WSUS
Vendors
1 73 (43.45%) VMware
2 66 (39.29%) Google
3 21 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 12 (7.14%) Splunk
5 11 (6.55%) Oracle
5 11 (6.55%) Red Hat
5 11 (6.55%) SaltStack
6 7 (4.17%) Cisco
7 6 (3.57%) New Relic
8 5 (2.98%) Dell
8 5 (2.98%) GigaSpaces
8 5 (2.98%) IBM
8 5 (2.98%) SAP
8 5 (2.98%) StreamBase
9 4 (2.38%) Adobe
9 4 (2.38%) AppDynamics
9 4 (2.38%) Apple
9 4 (2.38%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.79%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.79%) Meraki
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Premier Media
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TIG limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ruislip, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Trinity College
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Network Compucare
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Home based with travel to Nottingham
Northgate Public Services
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Bluetownonline
Posted: 6 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago