Period
to 7 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for RANCID skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RANCID over the 6 months to 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

RANCID
UK
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 774 1056 1185
Rank change year-on-year +282 +129 +26
Permanent jobs citing RANCID 1 42 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.029% 0.002%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.010% 0.23% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 1 28 2
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £82,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -51.37% +82.78%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £73,325
90th Percentile £42,500 £47,500 £90,175
UK excluding London median annual salary - £45,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year - -37.93% +61.11%

RANCID is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 9,813 18,492 17,889
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.08% 12.94% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7,854 14,066 14,165
Median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

RANCID
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing RANCID as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for RANCID in the UK

RANCID
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing RANCID.

Salary trend for RANCID in the UK

RANCID
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RANCID within the UK over the 6 months to 7 August 2020. 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
England +304 1 £40,000 - 1
London +192 1 £40,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, IT jobs citing RANCID 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 with a requirement for RANCID.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIP
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIE
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) BIND 9

RANCID
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIE
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) BIND 9
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware