Period
to 21 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Rackspace over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 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.

Rackspace
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 335 313 305
Rank change year-on-year -22 -8 +110
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 17 11 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.15% 0.11% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.26% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 52
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -1.89% -8.62%
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +23.81% -14.29%

Rackspace is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,383 4,241 4,905
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.66% 42.66% 41.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3,825 3,771 4,401
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £83,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

Rackspace
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Rackspace as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Rackspace in the City of London

Rackspace
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Rackspace in the City of London.

Salary trend for Rackspace in the City of London

Rackspace
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Rackspace in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Rackspace in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing Rackspace also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Rackspace.

1 17 (100.00%) DevOps
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (76.47%) PHP
4 10 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (52.94%) Mobile App
6 8 (47.06%) Docker
7 7 (41.18%) Back Office
7 7 (41.18%) HTML
7 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
7 7 (41.18%) CSS
7 7 (41.18%) OOP
7 7 (41.18%) OO
7 7 (41.18%) Visualisation
7 7 (41.18%) Test Automation
7 7 (41.18%) Domain-Driven Design
7 7 (41.18%) Data Visualisation
7 7 (41.18%) Laravel
7 7 (41.18%) REST
7 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
7 7 (41.18%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
9 5 (29.41%) Puppet
9 5 (29.41%) Spring
9 5 (29.41%) Java
9 5 (29.41%) MySQL
9 5 (29.41%) Python
9 5 (29.41%) Elastic Stack
9 5 (29.41%) Deployment Automation
9 5 (29.41%) Node.js

Rackspace
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (11.76%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (23.53%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (23.53%) Loggly
3 4 (23.53%) Sumo Logic
4 3 (17.65%) SaaS
5 1 (5.88%) IaaS
5 1 (5.88%) PaaS
5 1 (5.88%) Rackspace Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MySQL
2 4 (23.53%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
2 4 (23.53%) Redis
2 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) CA Release Automation
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Ant
3 1 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.88%) Maven
General
1 7 (41.18%) Back Office
2 2 (11.76%) Law
3 1 (5.88%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Full Stack Developer
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript Developer
2 7 (41.18%) PHP Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) Principal Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Java Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Site Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
1 7 (41.18%) CSS
1 7 (41.18%) HTML
1 7 (41.18%) Laravel
1 7 (41.18%) REST
2 5 (29.41%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (29.41%) Node.js
2 5 (29.41%) Spring
3 4 (23.53%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (23.53%) Spring Boot
3 4 (23.53%) Web Services
4 2 (11.76%) LAMP
5 1 (5.88%) .NET
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) DevOps
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (41.18%) Data Visualisation
3 7 (41.18%) Domain-Driven Design
3 7 (41.18%) OO
3 7 (41.18%) OOP
3 7 (41.18%) Test Automation
3 7 (41.18%) Visualisation
4 5 (29.41%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) DSDM
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) RUP
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) PHP
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
3 5 (29.41%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) Python
4 4 (23.53%) C++
4 4 (23.53%) Go
4 4 (23.53%) Ruby
4 4 (23.53%) Scala
5 1 (5.88%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) vCloud
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (29.41%) Puppet
2 4 (23.53%) Ansible
2 4 (23.53%) Cobbler
2 4 (23.53%) Nagios
2 4 (23.53%) Prometheus
2 4 (23.53%) Rancher
2 4 (23.53%) Terraform
2 4 (23.53%) Tivoli
2 4 (23.53%) ZABBIX
3 2 (11.76%) Kubernetes
4 1 (5.88%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Google
1 4 (23.53%) New Relic
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
1 4 (23.53%) Splunk
2 2 (11.76%) VMware