The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rackspace
UK / England
Rank 756 789 741
Rank change year-on-year +33 -48  
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 87 143 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.32% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 71 129 99
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £40,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year +62.50% -28.88%  

Rackspace is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in England.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 34608 44364 47600
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.55% 45.76% 47.08%
Number of salaries quoted 28047 36623 38826
Median salary £47,500 £45,537 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.31% +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £71,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Rackspace
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Rackspace as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Rackspace in England

Rackspace
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Rackspace in England

Rackspace
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Rackspace in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Rackspace in England

Rackspace
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rackspace within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
London +13 34 £57,500 +4.54% 11
Yorkshire +46 28 £65,000 +100.00% 5
North West -2 12 £65,000 +44.44% 1
South East +61 9 £45,000 -2.70% 2
East of England +28 2 £72,500 +65.71% 2
East Midlands +2 2 £55,000 +46.66%
Rackspace
UK

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 England region with a requirement for Rackspace.

1 132 (86.27%) Amazon AWS
2 94 (61.44%) DevOps
3 88 (57.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 72 (47.06%) VMware
5 64 (41.83%) Linux
6 59 (38.56%) Google
7 57 (37.25%) Google Cloud Platform
8 53 (34.64%) Finance
8 53 (34.64%) Python
9 52 (33.99%) Opscode Chef
9 52 (33.99%) Puppet
10 49 (32.03%) Agile Software Development
11 44 (28.76%) Web Services
11 44 (28.76%) Open Source
12 43 (28.10%) Migration
13 42 (27.45%) Ansible
13 42 (27.45%) Docker
14 40 (26.14%) SOA
15 39 (25.49%) Retail
16 38 (24.84%) Ruby
17 37 (24.18%) Middleware
17 37 (24.18%) Jenkins
18 35 (22.88%) Enterprise Software
18 35 (22.88%) UML
18 35 (22.88%) Local Government
18 35 (22.88%) Requirements Analysis
18 35 (22.88%) Use Case
18 35 (22.88%) Manufacturing
19 34 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
20 33 (21.57%) Vagrant

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 19 (12.42%) OpenStack
2 16 (10.46%) Apache
3 11 (7.19%) nginx
4 10 (6.54%) Apache Spark
4 10 (6.54%) CMS
4 10 (6.54%) Drupal
5 9 (5.88%) CloudStack
5 9 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (5.23%) Confluence
7 7 (4.58%) Tomcat
8 6 (3.92%) MS Exchange
8 6 (3.92%) WordPress
9 5 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (2.61%) WebSphere
11 3 (1.96%) IIS
12 2 (1.31%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (1.31%) Jetty
12 2 (1.31%) Mongrel
13 1 (0.65%) EPiServer
13 1 (0.65%) Kentico
Applications
1 12 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.61%) MS Office
2 4 (2.61%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 4 (2.61%) PTC Creo
3 2 (1.31%) AutoCAD
3 2 (1.31%) Vectorworks
Cloud Services
1 132 (86.27%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (57.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 57 (37.25%) Google Cloud Platform
4 29 (18.95%) SaaS
5 17 (11.11%) IaaS
6 10 (6.54%) PaaS
7 9 (5.88%) Office 365
8 8 (5.23%) IBM Cloud
9 7 (4.58%) GitHub
9 7 (4.58%) Google App Engine
10 6 (3.92%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (3.92%) Loggly
10 6 (3.92%) Sumo Logic
11 5 (3.27%) Bluemix
12 4 (2.61%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 4 (2.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (2.61%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (2.61%) Datadog
12 4 (2.61%) G Suite
13 3 (1.96%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 29 (18.95%) DNS
2 14 (9.15%) DHCP
3 13 (8.50%) Internet
4 11 (7.19%) HTTP
5 10 (6.54%) Firewall
6 7 (4.58%) TCP/IP
7 5 (3.27%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (3.27%) HTTPS
7 5 (3.27%) IPv4
7 5 (3.27%) IPv6
7 5 (3.27%) iSCSI
7 5 (3.27%) NAS
7 5 (3.27%) SAN
7 5 (3.27%) VSAN
8 4 (2.61%) SSL
8 4 (2.61%) VoIP
8 4 (2.61%) Wireless
9 3 (1.96%) Broadband
9 3 (1.96%) Kerberos
10 2 (1.31%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (20.26%) MongoDB
2 24 (15.69%) SQL Server
3 22 (14.38%) MySQL
4 19 (12.42%) Redis
5 14 (9.15%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (7.84%) NoSQL
6 12 (7.84%) Relational Database
7 10 (6.54%) Hadoop
8 9 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (3.27%) Hazelcast
9 5 (3.27%) KDB
9 5 (3.27%) Kdb+
9 5 (3.27%) SAP HANA
10 4 (2.61%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (2.61%) HBase
10 4 (2.61%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.61%) Riak
10 4 (2.61%) SQLite
11 3 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 37 (24.18%) Jenkins
2 33 (21.57%) Vagrant
3 28 (18.30%) Git (software)
4 13 (8.50%) JIRA
5 11 (7.19%) Grunt
5 11 (7.19%) Travis CI
6 10 (6.54%) Buildbot
7 9 (5.88%) Maven
7 9 (5.88%) TeamCity
8 7 (4.58%) Selenium
9 6 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (3.92%) gulp
10 4 (2.61%) Ant
10 4 (2.61%) Bower
10 4 (2.61%) Codeship
10 4 (2.61%) Cucumber
10 4 (2.61%) Hudson
10 4 (2.61%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (2.61%) RSpec
10 4 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 53 (34.64%) Finance
2 39 (25.49%) Retail
3 35 (22.88%) Local Government
3 35 (22.88%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.27%) Banking
4 5 (3.27%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.61%) Marketing
6 3 (1.96%) Games
6 3 (1.96%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.31%) Back Office
8 1 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 47 (30.72%) Architect
2 41 (26.80%) Cloud Architect
3 39 (25.49%) AWS Architect
4 33 (21.57%) Developer
4 33 (21.57%) Senior Architect
5 31 (20.26%) Consultant
6 30 (19.61%) Cloud Consultant
7 28 (18.30%) AWS Consultant
7 28 (18.30%) DevOps Engineer
7 28 (18.30%) Senior Consultant
8 27 (17.65%) Web Architect
9 25 (16.34%) Web Consultant
10 15 (9.80%) C# Developer
11 13 (8.50%) .NET Developer
12 12 (7.84%) Azure Architect
12 12 (7.84%) Java Developer
13 11 (7.19%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 11 (7.19%) C# .NET Developer
13 11 (7.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (7.19%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (28.76%) Web Services
2 37 (24.18%) Middleware
3 31 (20.26%) Node.js
4 29 (18.95%) HTML
5 27 (17.65%) AngularJS
5 27 (17.65%) CSS
6 22 (14.38%) jQuery
7 20 (13.07%) .NET
8 15 (9.80%) ASP.NET
9 14 (9.15%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (9.15%) LAMP
10 13 (8.50%) HTML5
10 13 (8.50%) REST
10 13 (8.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 12 (7.84%) Ruby on Rails
12 9 (5.88%) .NET Framework
12 9 (5.88%) Akka
12 9 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
12 9 (5.88%) Entity Framework
12 9 (5.88%) React
Miscellaneous
1 35 (22.88%) Enterprise Software
2 31 (20.26%) Management Information System
3 17 (11.11%) User Experience
4 14 (9.15%) Computer Science
5 10 (6.54%) Data Centre
6 7 (4.58%) Replication
7 6 (3.92%) Public Cloud
8 5 (3.27%) Clustering
8 5 (3.27%) Internet of Things
9 4 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (2.61%) Equities
9 4 (2.61%) Fixed Income
9 4 (2.61%) iPad
9 4 (2.61%) Life Science
10 3 (1.96%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.96%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.31%) Algorithms
11 2 (1.31%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (1.31%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (1.31%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 64 (41.83%) Linux
2 27 (17.65%) Windows
3 17 (11.11%) Ubuntu
4 12 (7.84%) CentOS
4 12 (7.84%) Unix
5 9 (5.88%) Apple iOS
5 9 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (4.58%) Android
7 6 (3.92%) Windows Server
8 4 (2.61%) CoreOS
8 4 (2.61%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.96%) VMS
10 2 (1.31%) Debian
10 2 (1.31%) Fedora
10 2 (1.31%) Mac OS X Server
10 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (61.44%) DevOps
2 49 (32.03%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (28.76%) Open Source
4 43 (28.10%) Migration
5 40 (26.14%) SOA
6 35 (22.88%) Requirements Analysis
6 35 (22.88%) UML
6 35 (22.88%) Use Case
7 34 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (18.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (14.38%) Scrum
10 20 (13.07%) Continuous Delivery
11 18 (11.76%) Configuration Management
11 18 (11.76%) TDD
11 18 (11.76%) Web Development
12 16 (10.46%) OO
13 15 (9.80%) MVC
14 14 (9.15%) Software Engineering
15 11 (7.19%) Kanban
16 8 (5.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 53 (34.64%) Python
2 38 (24.84%) Ruby
3 31 (20.26%) JavaScript
4 28 (18.30%) Bash Shell
4 28 (18.30%) C#
4 28 (18.30%) SQL
5 27 (17.65%) Java
6 25 (16.34%) PHP
7 22 (14.38%) Perl
8 10 (6.54%) PowerShell
9 9 (5.88%) Scala
10 7 (4.58%) Go
11 4 (2.61%) C++
11 4 (2.61%) GraphQL
12 3 (1.96%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.31%) Tcl
14 1 (0.65%) C
14 1 (0.65%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (9.80%) Degree
2 6 (3.92%) MCSE
2 6 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.27%) MCSA
3 5 (3.27%) VCP5
3 5 (3.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.31%) CCNA
4 2 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.65%) CCDP
5 1 (0.65%) CCIE
5 1 (0.65%) CCNP
5 1 (0.65%) CISM
5 1 (0.65%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.58%) QA
2 4 (2.61%) GCP
3 2 (1.31%) COBIT
System Software
1 42 (27.45%) Docker
2 25 (16.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (9.15%) VirtualBox
4 9 (5.88%) KVM
4 9 (5.88%) vCloud
4 9 (5.88%) Xen
5 7 (4.58%) LXC
5 7 (4.58%) vSphere
6 5 (3.27%) Active Directory
6 5 (3.27%) NFS
7 4 (2.61%) HDFS
7 4 (2.61%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.96%) Postfix
8 3 (1.96%) Samba
8 3 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.31%) XenServer
10 1 (0.65%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 52 (33.99%) Opscode Chef
1 52 (33.99%) Puppet
2 42 (27.45%) Ansible
3 16 (10.46%) Salt
4 11 (7.19%) Nagios
5 10 (6.54%) Packer
6 9 (5.88%) HAProxy
6 9 (5.88%) ZABBIX
7 7 (4.58%) Kubernetes
8 6 (3.92%) Terraform
9 5 (3.27%) Graphite
10 4 (2.61%) Capistrano
10 4 (2.61%) CFEngine
10 4 (2.61%) Pingdom
11 3 (1.96%) collectd
12 1 (0.65%) Cacti
12 1 (0.65%) Consul
12 1 (0.65%) Icinga
12 1 (0.65%) Rancher
12 1 (0.65%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 72 (47.06%) VMware
2 59 (38.56%) Google
3 18 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 15 (9.80%) Splunk
5 14 (9.15%) Oracle
6 12 (7.84%) Red Hat
7 10 (6.54%) IBM
8 7 (4.58%) Cisco
8 7 (4.58%) New Relic
8 7 (4.58%) SaltStack
8 7 (4.58%) Synology
9 5 (3.27%) Dell
9 5 (3.27%) GigaSpaces
9 5 (3.27%) HP
9 5 (3.27%) NETGEAR
9 5 (3.27%) QNAP
9 5 (3.27%) SAP
9 5 (3.27%) StreamBase
9 5 (3.27%) Veeam
10 4 (2.61%) Adobe
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Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum Competitive + Bonus + Benefits + On
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