Period
to 20 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 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
England > London
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 790 710 732
Rank change year-on-year -80 +22 -99
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 33 115 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.047% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.39% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 31 104 163
London median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% +13.04% +4.55%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,375 £42,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £92,500 £120,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -15.38% +18.18% +4.76%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 30,205 29,755 37,869
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.20% 42.04% 44.47%
Number of salaries quoted 23,759 24,945 31,704
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -

Rackspace
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Rackspace in London

Rackspace
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Rackspace in London

Rackspace
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Rackspace in London over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Rackspace in London

Rackspace
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rackspace within the London region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -59 12 £62,500 -3.85% 4
Rackspace
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 London region with a requirement for Rackspace.

1 30 (90.91%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (81.82%) DevOps
3 26 (78.79%) Ansible
4 25 (75.76%) Puppet
5 24 (72.73%) Linux
6 23 (69.70%) Python
7 22 (66.67%) Jenkins
8 19 (57.58%) Google Cloud Platform
8 19 (57.58%) PHP
8 19 (57.58%) Google
9 18 (54.55%) VMware
10 17 (51.52%) Bash Shell
10 17 (51.52%) Docker
11 16 (48.48%) Opscode Chef
12 15 (45.45%) Ruby
12 15 (45.45%) Java
12 15 (45.45%) MySQL
13 13 (39.39%) Apache
13 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (39.39%) Kubernetes
14 12 (36.36%) Go
14 12 (36.36%) Redis
14 12 (36.36%) CentOS
14 12 (36.36%) Red Hat
15 11 (33.33%) Windows
15 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
15 11 (33.33%) MongoDB
16 10 (30.30%) Node.js
16 10 (30.30%) Microsoft

Rackspace
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 13 (39.39%) Apache
2 9 (27.27%) OpenStack
3 8 (24.24%) IIS
4 6 (18.18%) Apache Spark
4 6 (18.18%) nginx
5 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.03%) Apache Pig
6 1 (3.03%) Jetty
6 1 (3.03%) Mongrel
6 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.03%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (90.91%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (57.58%) Google Cloud Platform
3 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (27.27%) IaaS
5 8 (24.24%) Loggly
5 8 (24.24%) Rackspace Cloud
5 8 (24.24%) Sumo Logic
6 4 (12.12%) SaaS
7 3 (9.09%) DigitalOcean
7 3 (9.09%) IBM Cloud
7 3 (9.09%) SoftLayer
8 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (3.03%) Google App Engine
9 1 (3.03%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) DNS
1 7 (21.21%) HTTP
2 6 (18.18%) Firewall
2 6 (18.18%) Internet
3 3 (9.09%) Network Security
3 3 (9.09%) VoIP
4 1 (3.03%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (3.03%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (3.03%) RTP
4 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) MySQL
2 12 (36.36%) Redis
3 11 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 8 (24.24%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (24.24%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (18.18%) Hadoop
5 6 (18.18%) HBase
5 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
6 4 (12.12%) NoSQL
7 3 (9.09%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (3.03%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
8 1 (3.03%) Big Data
8 1 (3.03%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 22 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 9 (27.27%) TeamCity
3 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
3 8 (24.24%) Vagrant
4 6 (18.18%) Maven
5 5 (15.15%) Grunt
5 5 (15.15%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (15.15%) Subversion
6 4 (12.12%) Bitbucket
7 3 (9.09%) Travis CI
8 1 (3.03%) Ant
8 1 (3.03%) JIRA
8 1 (3.03%) JMeter
8 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
8 1 (3.03%) MSBuild
8 1 (3.03%) NeoLoad
8 1 (3.03%) The Grinder
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Law
3 2 (6.06%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 5 (15.15%) Azure Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Azure DevOps
4 4 (12.12%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (12.12%) JavaScript Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Network Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Windows DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) Node.js
2 9 (27.27%) Elastic Stack
2 9 (27.27%) LAMP
3 8 (24.24%) Web Services
4 6 (18.18%) LAPP Stack
4 6 (18.18%) LEMP Stack
5 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
5 5 (15.15%) CSS
5 5 (15.15%) CSS3
5 5 (15.15%) HTML
5 5 (15.15%) HTML5
5 5 (15.15%) jQuery
6 4 (12.12%) .NET
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
8 2 (6.06%) JSON
9 1 (3.03%) CCXML
9 1 (3.03%) FreeSWITCH
9 1 (3.03%) JRuby
9 1 (3.03%) Kafka
9 1 (3.03%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Replication
2 5 (15.15%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.06%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.03%) Fintech
5 1 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (3.03%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (72.73%) Linux
2 12 (36.36%) CentOS
3 11 (33.33%) Windows
4 8 (24.24%) CoreOS
5 3 (9.09%) Ubuntu
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.06%) Debian
7 1 (3.03%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (81.82%) DevOps
2 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 8 (24.24%) E-Commerce
5 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (15.15%) BDD
6 5 (15.15%) Front End Development
6 5 (15.15%) High Availability
6 5 (15.15%) Network Design
6 5 (15.15%) Scrum
6 5 (15.15%) Software Architecture
6 5 (15.15%) TDD
7 4 (12.12%) ITIL
7 4 (12.12%) Load Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Change Management
8 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 3 (9.09%) CRM
8 3 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 3 (9.09%) Microservices
8 3 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) Python
2 19 (57.58%) PHP
3 17 (51.52%) Bash Shell
4 15 (45.45%) Java
4 15 (45.45%) Ruby
5 12 (36.36%) Go
6 9 (27.27%) C++
6 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 8 (24.24%) C#
7 8 (24.24%) Perl
7 8 (24.24%) Scala
8 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
8 3 (9.09%) SQL
9 1 (3.03%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) CCIE
2 3 (9.09%) CCNA
2 3 (9.09%) CCNP
2 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.03%) Master's Degree
3 1 (3.03%) MBA
3 1 (3.03%) MCSD
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) GCP
System Software
1 17 (51.52%) Docker
2 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (27.27%) VirtualBox
4 6 (18.18%) HDFS
5 4 (12.12%) Xen
6 3 (9.09%) Varnish
7 1 (3.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
7 1 (3.03%) Kamailio
7 1 (3.03%) KVM
7 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (78.79%) Ansible
2 25 (75.76%) Puppet
3 16 (48.48%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (39.39%) Kubernetes
5 10 (30.30%) Salt
6 8 (24.24%) Nagios
6 8 (24.24%) ZABBIX
7 4 (12.12%) HAProxy
8 3 (9.09%) Rancher
8 3 (9.09%) Terraform
9 2 (6.06%) Consul
10 1 (3.03%) Grafana
10 1 (3.03%) Graphite
10 1 (3.03%) Icinga
10 1 (3.03%) Packer
10 1 (3.03%) Riemann
10 1 (3.03%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Google
2 18 (54.55%) VMware
3 12 (36.36%) Red Hat
4 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
5 8 (24.24%) New Relic
5 8 (24.24%) Oracle
5 8 (24.24%) SaltStack
5 8 (24.24%) Splunk
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco
6 3 (9.09%) Dynatrace
6 3 (9.09%) Palo Alto
6 3 (9.09%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.03%) Dell
7 1 (3.03%) Facebook
7 1 (3.03%) HP
7 1 (3.03%) IBM
7 1 (3.03%) Perforce
7 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow