The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rackspace
UK
Rank 770 807 766
Rank change year-on-year +37 -41  
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 90 149 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.31% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 73 135 104
Median salary £62,500 £50,000 £50,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -1.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £36,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £85,000 £66,750
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £40,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year +62.50% -28.88%  

Rackspace is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 36809 47478 50257
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.85% 45.93% 47.22%
Number of salaries quoted 29583 38744 40534
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Rackspace
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Rackspace as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Rackspace in the UK

Rackspace
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Rackspace in the UK

Rackspace
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Rackspace over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Rackspace in the UK

Rackspace
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rackspace within the UK over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +52 86 £62,500 +25.00% 28
London +15 33 £57,500 +4.54% 15
Yorkshire +39 27 £65,000 +100.00% 5
West Yorkshire +49 26 £65,000 +100.00% 5
Leeds +38 22 £65,000 +100.00% 5
North West -3 13 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Manchester -6 13 £65,000 +33.33% 1
South East +52 9 £45,000 -2.70% 5
City of London +43 8 £35,000 -30.00% 4
Berkshire - 6 £43,750 - 1
Reading - 6 £43,750 -
Ilkley - 4 £30,000 -
Oxford - 3 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £45,000 - 1
East of England +22 2 £72,500 +65.71% 2
East Midlands +3 2 £55,000 +46.66%
Northamptonshire - 2 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £72,500 -
Ruislip - 2 £37,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £72,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 £35,000 -
York - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £35,000 -

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 with a requirement for Rackspace.

1 138 (86.79%) Amazon AWS
2 100 (62.89%) DevOps
3 91 (57.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 73 (45.91%) VMware
5 69 (43.40%) Linux
6 64 (40.25%) Google
7 59 (37.11%) Google Cloud Platform
8 56 (35.22%) Opscode Chef
9 55 (34.59%) Puppet
10 54 (33.96%) Python
11 53 (33.33%) Finance
12 52 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
13 46 (28.93%) Ansible
14 45 (28.30%) Web Services
15 44 (27.67%) Migration
15 44 (27.67%) Docker
15 44 (27.67%) Open Source
16 41 (25.79%) Jenkins
17 40 (25.16%) SOA
18 39 (24.53%) Retail
18 39 (24.53%) Ruby
19 37 (23.27%) Continuous Integration
19 37 (23.27%) Middleware
20 36 (22.64%) Manufacturing
21 35 (22.01%) Use Case
21 35 (22.01%) Local Government
21 35 (22.01%) Requirements Analysis
21 35 (22.01%) UML
21 35 (22.01%) Enterprise Software
22 33 (20.75%) Vagrant

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills 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 22 (13.84%) OpenStack
2 17 (10.69%) Apache
3 12 (7.55%) nginx
4 10 (6.29%) Apache Spark
4 10 (6.29%) CMS
4 10 (6.29%) Drupal
5 9 (5.66%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (5.03%) CloudStack
6 8 (5.03%) Confluence
6 8 (5.03%) Tomcat
7 6 (3.77%) WordPress
8 5 (3.14%) MS Exchange
9 4 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (2.52%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.89%) IIS
11 2 (1.26%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (1.26%) Jetty
11 2 (1.26%) Mongrel
12 1 (0.63%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.63%) Kentico
Applications
1 11 (6.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.52%) MS Office
2 4 (2.52%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 4 (2.52%) PTC Creo
3 2 (1.26%) AutoCAD
3 2 (1.26%) Vectorworks
Cloud Services
1 138 (86.79%) Amazon AWS
2 91 (57.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 59 (37.11%) Google Cloud Platform
4 29 (18.24%) SaaS
5 21 (13.21%) IaaS
6 12 (7.55%) PaaS
7 8 (5.03%) GitHub
7 8 (5.03%) Google App Engine
7 8 (5.03%) IBM Cloud
7 8 (5.03%) Office 365
8 6 (3.77%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (3.77%) Loggly
8 6 (3.77%) Sumo Logic
9 5 (3.14%) Bluemix
10 4 (2.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 4 (2.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (2.52%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (2.52%) Datadog
10 4 (2.52%) G Suite
11 3 (1.89%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 29 (18.24%) DNS
2 13 (8.18%) DHCP
2 13 (8.18%) Internet
3 12 (7.55%) HTTP
4 11 (6.92%) Firewall
5 8 (5.03%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.14%) HTTPS
6 5 (3.14%) SSL
7 4 (2.52%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (2.52%) IPv4
7 4 (2.52%) IPv6
7 4 (2.52%) iSCSI
7 4 (2.52%) NAS
7 4 (2.52%) SAN
7 4 (2.52%) VoIP
7 4 (2.52%) VSAN
7 4 (2.52%) Wireless
8 3 (1.89%) Broadband
8 3 (1.89%) Kerberos
9 2 (1.26%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (20.13%) MongoDB
2 23 (14.47%) MySQL
3 22 (13.84%) SQL Server
4 19 (11.95%) Redis
5 15 (9.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (8.18%) Relational Database
7 12 (7.55%) NoSQL
8 10 (6.29%) Hadoop
8 10 (6.29%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (3.14%) Hazelcast
9 5 (3.14%) KDB
9 5 (3.14%) Kdb+
9 5 (3.14%) SAP HANA
10 4 (2.52%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (2.52%) HBase
10 4 (2.52%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.52%) Riak
10 4 (2.52%) SQLite
11 3 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 41 (25.79%) Jenkins
2 33 (20.75%) Vagrant
3 28 (17.61%) Git (software)
4 15 (9.43%) JIRA
5 12 (7.55%) TeamCity
6 11 (6.92%) Grunt
6 11 (6.92%) Maven
6 11 (6.92%) Travis CI
7 10 (6.29%) Buildbot
8 8 (5.03%) Selenium
9 6 (3.77%) Ant
9 6 (3.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (3.77%) gulp
10 5 (3.14%) Cucumber
10 5 (3.14%) Hudson
10 5 (3.14%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (3.14%) RSpec
10 5 (3.14%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (2.52%) Bower
11 4 (2.52%) Codeship
General
1 53 (33.33%) Finance
2 39 (24.53%) Retail
3 36 (22.64%) Manufacturing
4 35 (22.01%) Local Government
5 5 (3.14%) Banking
5 5 (3.14%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.52%) Marketing
7 3 (1.89%) Games
7 3 (1.89%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.26%) Back Office
9 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (30.82%) Architect
2 43 (27.04%) Cloud Architect
3 39 (24.53%) AWS Architect
4 33 (20.75%) Senior Architect
5 32 (20.13%) Consultant
5 32 (20.13%) Developer
6 31 (19.50%) DevOps Engineer
7 30 (18.87%) Cloud Consultant
8 28 (17.61%) AWS Consultant
8 28 (17.61%) Senior Consultant
9 27 (16.98%) Web Architect
10 25 (15.72%) Web Consultant
11 14 (8.81%) C# Developer
12 12 (7.55%) .NET Developer
12 12 (7.55%) Azure Architect
12 12 (7.55%) Java Developer
13 11 (6.92%) Full Stack Developer
13 11 (6.92%) Senior Developer
14 10 (6.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 10 (6.29%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (28.30%) Web Services
2 37 (23.27%) Middleware
3 31 (19.50%) Node.js
4 28 (17.61%) HTML
5 27 (16.98%) AngularJS
6 26 (16.35%) CSS
7 21 (13.21%) jQuery
8 19 (11.95%) .NET
9 14 (8.81%) ASP.NET
9 14 (8.81%) LAMP
10 13 (8.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (8.18%) HTML5
10 13 (8.18%) REST
11 12 (7.55%) Ruby on Rails
11 12 (7.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (5.66%) Akka
12 9 (5.66%) Elastic Stack
12 9 (5.66%) React
13 8 (5.03%) Express
13 8 (5.03%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 35 (22.01%) Enterprise Software
2 31 (19.50%) Management Information System
3 16 (10.06%) User Experience
4 14 (8.81%) Computer Science
5 10 (6.29%) Data Centre
6 9 (5.66%) Public Cloud
7 7 (4.40%) Replication
8 5 (3.14%) Internet of Things
9 4 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (2.52%) Clustering
9 4 (2.52%) Equities
9 4 (2.52%) Fixed Income
9 4 (2.52%) iPad
9 4 (2.52%) Life Science
10 3 (1.89%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.89%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.89%) Private Cloud
11 2 (1.26%) Algorithms
11 2 (1.26%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (1.26%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 69 (43.40%) Linux
2 28 (17.61%) Windows
3 17 (10.69%) Ubuntu
4 13 (8.18%) CentOS
5 12 (7.55%) Unix
6 9 (5.66%) Apple iOS
6 9 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (4.40%) Android
8 6 (3.77%) Windows Server
9 4 (2.52%) CoreOS
9 4 (2.52%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.89%) VMS
11 2 (1.26%) Debian
11 2 (1.26%) Fedora
11 2 (1.26%) Mac OS X Server
11 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (62.89%) DevOps
2 52 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (27.67%) Migration
3 44 (27.67%) Open Source
4 40 (25.16%) SOA
5 37 (23.27%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (22.01%) Requirements Analysis
6 35 (22.01%) UML
6 35 (22.01%) Use Case
7 29 (18.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (14.47%) Scrum
9 21 (13.21%) Configuration Management
10 20 (12.58%) Continuous Delivery
11 19 (11.95%) TDD
12 18 (11.32%) Web Development
13 16 (10.06%) OO
14 14 (8.81%) MVC
14 14 (8.81%) Software Engineering
15 12 (7.55%) Kanban
16 10 (6.29%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (33.96%) Python
2 39 (24.53%) Ruby
3 32 (20.13%) JavaScript
4 28 (17.61%) Bash Shell
5 27 (16.98%) C#
5 27 (16.98%) Java
5 27 (16.98%) SQL
6 25 (15.72%) PHP
7 22 (13.84%) Perl
8 11 (6.92%) PowerShell
9 9 (5.66%) Scala
10 7 (4.40%) Go
11 4 (2.52%) C++
11 4 (2.52%) GraphQL
12 3 (1.89%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.26%) C
13 2 (1.26%) Tcl
14 1 (0.63%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (9.43%) Degree
2 5 (3.14%) MCSE
2 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.52%) MCSA
3 4 (2.52%) VCP5
3 4 (2.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.26%) CCNA
4 2 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.63%) CCDP
5 1 (0.63%) CCIE
5 1 (0.63%) CCNP
5 1 (0.63%) CISM
5 1 (0.63%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.40%) QA
2 4 (2.52%) GCP
3 2 (1.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 44 (27.67%) Docker
2 27 (16.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (8.81%) VirtualBox
4 9 (5.66%) KVM
4 9 (5.66%) vCloud
4 9 (5.66%) Xen
5 7 (4.40%) LXC
6 6 (3.77%) NFS
6 6 (3.77%) vSphere
7 4 (2.52%) Active Directory
7 4 (2.52%) HDFS
7 4 (2.52%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.89%) Postfix
8 3 (1.89%) Samba
8 3 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.26%) XenServer
10 1 (0.63%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 56 (35.22%) Opscode Chef
2 55 (34.59%) Puppet
3 46 (28.93%) Ansible
4 17 (10.69%) Salt
5 12 (7.55%) Nagios
6 10 (6.29%) Packer
7 9 (5.66%) HAProxy
7 9 (5.66%) ZABBIX
8 7 (4.40%) Kubernetes
9 6 (3.77%) Terraform
10 5 (3.14%) Graphite
11 4 (2.52%) Capistrano
11 4 (2.52%) CFEngine
11 4 (2.52%) Pingdom
12 3 (1.89%) collectd
13 2 (1.26%) yum
14 1 (0.63%) Business Desktop Deployment
14 1 (0.63%) Cacti
14 1 (0.63%) Icinga
14 1 (0.63%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 73 (45.91%) VMware
2 64 (40.25%) Google
3 19 (11.95%) Microsoft
4 15 (9.43%) Splunk
5 14 (8.81%) Oracle
6 13 (8.18%) Red Hat
7 9 (5.66%) IBM
7 9 (5.66%) SaltStack
8 8 (5.03%) New Relic
9 6 (3.77%) Cisco
9 6 (3.77%) Synology
10 5 (3.14%) GigaSpaces
10 5 (3.14%) SAP
10 5 (3.14%) StreamBase
11 4 (2.52%) AppDynamics
11 4 (2.52%) Apple
11 4 (2.52%) Atlassian
11 4 (2.52%) NETGEAR
11 4 (2.52%) QNAP
11 4 (2.52%) Veeam
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary and Benefits on Application
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Large Pension + Flexible Bonus's
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary and Benefits on Application
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum Competitive + Bonus + Benefits + On
Posted: 11 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum Competitive + Benefits + On Call + B
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Docklands
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 27 days ago
Guildford
Talent Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Talent Point
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Trinity College London
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago