Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 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 > South West
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 335 333 337
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 -21
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 1 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.010% 0.068% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.026% 0.16% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 15
South West median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +42.11% -32.14%
England median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +18.18% -4.35% +4.55%

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 3,883 4,384 4,804
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 38.32% 42.34% 43.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3,129 3,624 3,976
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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
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 17 November 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
Somerset - 1 £65,000 -
Rackspace
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT jobs citing Rackspace also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Rackspace.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Python Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat