Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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.

Rackspace
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 311 298 400
Rank change year-on-year -13 +102 +57
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 9 47 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.088% 0.41% 0.093%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.97% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 46 18
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £66,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.89% +15.22% +4.55%
10th Percentile £64,000 £40,625 £46,000
90th Percentile £79,500 £75,000 £120,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £56,250
% change year-on-year +23.81% -6.67% +2.27%

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 4295 4866 7467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 42.08% 42.20% 43.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3802 4380 6412
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £83,750 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Rackspace in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for Rackspace.

1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (100.00%) Puppet
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
1 9 (100.00%) Ansible
2 8 (88.89%) Docker
2 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
2 8 (88.89%) Bash Shell
2 8 (88.89%) Redis
2 8 (88.89%) Ruby
2 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Python
3 7 (77.78%) PHP
3 7 (77.78%) Java
3 7 (77.78%) Google
3 7 (77.78%) Go
3 7 (77.78%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (55.56%) HAProxy
4 5 (55.56%) LEMP Stack
4 5 (55.56%) nginx
4 5 (55.56%) High Availability
4 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
4 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
4 5 (55.56%) Apache
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
5 4 (44.44%) Firewall
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (44.44%) InterSystems Cache

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 5 (55.56%) Apache
1 5 (55.56%) nginx
2 3 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (77.78%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (44.44%) Rackspace Cloud
4 3 (33.33%) DigitalOcean
4 3 (33.33%) IaaS
4 3 (33.33%) Loggly
4 3 (33.33%) Sumo Logic
5 1 (11.11%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (11.11%) SaaS
5 1 (11.11%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (11.11%) RTP
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) MySQL
1 8 (88.89%) Redis
2 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
3 4 (44.44%) InterSystems Cache
3 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
4 3 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (11.11%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
2 4 (44.44%) TeamCity
3 3 (33.33%) Travis CI
3 3 (33.33%) Vagrant
4 1 (11.11%) Bitbucket
4 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Scripter
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Windows DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) LEMP Stack
2 4 (44.44%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) Node.js
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) CCXML
4 1 (11.11%) FreeSWITCH
4 1 (11.11%) Kafka
4 1 (11.11%) LAMP
4 1 (11.11%) Memcached
4 1 (11.11%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
1 3 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) CentOS
3 3 (33.33%) CoreOS
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 5 (55.56%) High Availability
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Load Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (11.11%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Bash Shell
1 8 (88.89%) Python
1 8 (88.89%) Ruby
2 7 (77.78%) Go
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) PHP
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) C++
4 3 (33.33%) Perl
4 3 (33.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Docker
2 4 (44.44%) Varnish
3 3 (33.33%) VirtualBox
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) Xen
4 1 (11.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (11.11%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) Ansible
1 9 (100.00%) Puppet
2 5 (55.56%) HAProxy
3 4 (44.44%) Kubernetes
3 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (33.33%) Nagios
4 3 (33.33%) Rancher
4 3 (33.33%) Salt
4 3 (33.33%) ZABBIX
5 1 (11.11%) Consul
5 1 (11.11%) Grafana
5 1 (11.11%) Graphite
5 1 (11.11%) Icinga
5 1 (11.11%) Riemann
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Google
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Dynatrace
3 3 (33.33%) New Relic
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) SaltStack
3 3 (33.33%) Splunk
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft