Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 21 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
England > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 326 334 319
Rank change year-on-year +8 -15 +35
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 7 12 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.068% 0.11% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.25% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 24
South West median annual salary £67,500 £47,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.11% -32.14% +40.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £32,850 £35,750
90th Percentile £73,125 £51,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +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 the South West.

All Vendors
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4394 4754 5160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 42.50% 43.84% 43.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3630 3942 4318
South West median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Rackspace
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Rackspace as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Rackspace in the South West

Rackspace
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Rackspace in the South West

Rackspace
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Rackspace in the South West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Rackspace in the South West

Rackspace
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rackspace within the South West region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Wiltshire +4 3 £67,500 +150.00%
Bristol -26 2 £75,000 +87.50%
Gloucestershire +29 1 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Devon - 1 £40,000 -
Rackspace
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 South West region with a requirement for Rackspace.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (42.86%) Private Cloud
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Process Management
3 3 (42.86%) Google
3 3 (42.86%) Business Development
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Puppet
4 2 (28.57%) IaaS
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (28.57%) Ansible
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) SaltStack
5 1 (14.29%) vCloud
5 1 (14.29%) Office 365
5 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
5 1 (14.29%) GitHub
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) SaaS
5 1 (14.29%) PaaS
5 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) Travis CI
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment

Rackspace
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (28.57%) IaaS
4 1 (14.29%) GitHub
4 1 (14.29%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) PaaS
4 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Ant
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
2 1 (14.29%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Sales Executive
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Private Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Development
1 3 (42.86%) Process Management
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (14.29%) DSDM
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) RUP
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) vCloud
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Ansible
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Google
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) SaltStack