The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Watford region.

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

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rackspace
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.69% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.04% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +23.07%
Vendors Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
386 195 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 66.32% 61.90% 65.51%
Number of salaries quoted 270 137 133
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Rackspace
Hertfordshire

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban
1 4 (100.00%) ProCurve
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
1 4 (100.00%) Lync
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 4 (100.00%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Head of IT
1 4 (100.00%) Head of Infrastructure
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) ProCurve