Period
to 18 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 18 January 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
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 211 259
Rank change year-on-year +24 +48 +6
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 26 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.54% 0.34% 0.059%
As % of the Vendors category 1.26% 0.85% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 4
Leeds median annual salary £52,500 £65,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.23% -13.33% +200.01%
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £65,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -19.23% -13.33% +200.01%

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 Leeds.

All Vendors
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,068 2,114 2,984
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 43.34% 39.74% 43.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,733 1,800 2,386
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,125
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,300 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - -

Rackspace
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Rackspace as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Rackspace in Leeds

Rackspace
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Rackspace in Leeds

Rackspace
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Rackspace in Leeds over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Rackspace in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Rackspace.

1 26 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (88.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (69.23%) DevOps
4 15 (57.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 15 (57.69%) Google
4 15 (57.69%) Web Services
4 15 (57.69%) Finance
5 12 (46.15%) Migration
5 12 (46.15%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (42.31%) Requirements Analysis
6 11 (42.31%) Local Government
6 11 (42.31%) Use Case
6 11 (42.31%) Open Source
6 11 (42.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (42.31%) Manufacturing
6 11 (42.31%) VMware
6 11 (42.31%) Management Information System
6 11 (42.31%) Retail
6 11 (42.31%) UML
6 11 (42.31%) SOA
6 11 (42.31%) Middleware
7 10 (38.46%) Configuration Management
8 9 (34.62%) Windows
8 9 (34.62%) Linux
9 7 (26.92%) Python
9 7 (26.92%) Puppet
9 7 (26.92%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (26.92%) Ansible
10 6 (23.08%) SaltStack
10 6 (23.08%) Windows Server

Rackspace
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.54%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss
3 1 (3.85%) Jetty
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) Tornado
3 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 26 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (88.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (57.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (23.08%) Office 365
5 5 (19.23%) IaaS
6 3 (11.54%) Loggly
6 3 (11.54%) Sumo Logic
7 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) AMQP
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (15.38%) Riak
2 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.85%) Couchbase
4 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 4 (15.38%) Maven
1 4 (15.38%) Vagrant
2 3 (11.54%) Grunt
3 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.85%) FitNesse
3 1 (3.85%) Gatling
3 1 (3.85%) JBehave
3 1 (3.85%) JMeter
3 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 11 (42.31%) Local Government
2 11 (42.31%) Manufacturing
2 11 (42.31%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Architect
1 11 (42.31%) AWS Architect
1 11 (42.31%) AWS Consultant
1 11 (42.31%) Cloud Architect
1 11 (42.31%) Cloud Consultant
1 11 (42.31%) Consultant
1 11 (42.31%) Web Architect
1 11 (42.31%) Web Consultant
2 10 (38.46%) Senior Architect
2 10 (38.46%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Java Scala Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) Web Services
2 11 (42.31%) Middleware
3 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 4 (15.38%) Apache Camel
3 4 (15.38%) CSS
3 4 (15.38%) HTML
3 4 (15.38%) jQuery
3 4 (15.38%) Kafka
3 4 (15.38%) Node.js
3 4 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (11.54%) CSS3
4 3 (11.54%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (11.54%) HTML5
5 2 (7.69%) Spring
5 2 (7.69%) Spring Boot
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.85%) Flask
6 1 (3.85%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (42.31%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Linux
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Mac OS X
2 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
2 6 (23.08%) Windows 8
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) DevOps
2 12 (46.15%) Migration
3 11 (42.31%) Open Source
3 11 (42.31%) Requirements Analysis
3 11 (42.31%) SOA
3 11 (42.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (42.31%) UML
3 11 (42.31%) Use Case
4 10 (38.46%) Configuration Management
5 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Management
5 6 (23.08%) ITIL
6 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.54%) Coaching
8 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (7.69%) Performance Testing
9 1 (3.85%) BDD
9 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
9 1 (3.85%) Kanban
9 1 (3.85%) Process Improvement
9 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Python
2 6 (23.08%) C#
3 4 (15.38%) Java
3 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 4 (15.38%) Ruby
4 3 (11.54%) C++
4 3 (11.54%) Go
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) PHP
4 3 (11.54%) Scala
5 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (3.85%) Bourne shell
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Docker
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Ansible
1 7 (26.92%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (26.92%) Puppet
2 4 (15.38%) Nagios
2 4 (15.38%) ZABBIX
3 3 (11.54%) Prometheus
3 3 (11.54%) Salt
4 1 (3.85%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Google
2 11 (42.31%) VMware
3 6 (23.08%) Apple
3 6 (23.08%) Cisco
3 6 (23.08%) SaltStack
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle
5 3 (11.54%) New Relic
5 3 (11.54%) Splunk
6 2 (7.69%) Microsoft