Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 19 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 187 210
Rank change year-on-year +38 +23 -
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 8 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.34% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% 0.28% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 8
Reading median annual salary £39,625 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.75% - -
10th Percentile £33,375 £40,500 £44,750
90th Percentile £112,500 £65,250 £54,125
Berkshire median annual salary £39,625 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -20.75% - -

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 Reading.

All Vendors
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1169 1765 2443
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 50.34% 50.94% 52.90%
Number of salaries quoted 915 1245 1879
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +2.04% +8.89%

Rackspace
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Rackspace in Reading

Rackspace
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Rackspace in Reading

Rackspace
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Rackspace in Reading over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Rackspace in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 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 Reading region with a requirement for Rackspace.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 8 (100.00%) CentOS
1 8 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (75.00%) Open Source
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (75.00%) Puppet
2 6 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (75.00%) Vagrant
2 6 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (75.00%) Ansible
2 6 (75.00%) Docker
2 6 (75.00%) DevOps
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Nagios
3 4 (50.00%) MPLS
3 4 (50.00%) OSPF
3 4 (50.00%) Internet
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 4 (50.00%) DHCP

Rackspace
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) Confluence
2 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (25.00%) IIS
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (50.00%) GitHub
4 2 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (25.00%) Amazon S3
4 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) BGP
1 4 (50.00%) DHCP
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
1 4 (50.00%) MPLS
1 4 (50.00%) OSPF
1 4 (50.00%) RIP
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (25.00%) Redis
2 2 (25.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (75.00%) Vagrant
2 4 (50.00%) Ant
2 4 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (50.00%) GitLab
2 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (50.00%) Maven
2 4 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Lead Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Architect
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) JSON
1 4 (50.00%) REST
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (50.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) CentOS
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) Kali Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) DevOps
1 6 (75.00%) Open Source
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) High Availability
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (50.00%) Microservices
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 4 (50.00%) Release Automation
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) Task Automation
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) Workflow
2 4 (50.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (75.00%) Python
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) Scala
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Docker
1 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) KVM
3 2 (25.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Ansible
1 6 (75.00%) Nagios
1 6 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (75.00%) Puppet
2 4 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 4 (50.00%) Salt
2 4 (50.00%) Terraform
3 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (25.00%) Nessus
3 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (25.00%) Nmap
3 2 (25.00%) SCCM
3 2 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 4 (50.00%) AppDynamics
2 4 (50.00%) New Relic
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Brocade
3 2 (25.00%) CA
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) CommVault
3 2 (25.00%) Dell
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
3 2 (25.00%) Qualys
3 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (25.00%) Splunk
3 2 (25.00%) Veeam
3 2 (25.00%) Veritas