Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 18 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 > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 259 317 360
Rank change year-on-year +58 +43 +5
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 46 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.47% 0.19% 0.060%
As % of the Vendors category 1.03% 0.48% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 41 21 4
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £65,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.08% -13.33% +82.93%
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 Yorkshire.

All Vendors
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4473 4339 5887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 45.99% 38.85% 44.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3724 3641 4775
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Rackspace
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Rackspace in Yorkshire

Rackspace
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Rackspace in Yorkshire

Rackspace
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Rackspace in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Rackspace in Yorkshire

Rackspace
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rackspace within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
West Yorkshire +29 33 £55,000 -15.38% 5
South Yorkshire - 13 £32,500 -
Rackspace
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Rackspace.

1 44 (95.65%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (67.39%) Puppet
3 28 (60.87%) Web Services
3 28 (60.87%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (60.87%) Ansible
3 28 (60.87%) Docker
4 27 (58.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 25 (54.35%) DevOps
6 22 (47.83%) Google Cloud Platform
6 22 (47.83%) Google
6 22 (47.83%) Configuration Management
7 20 (43.48%) Linux
8 19 (41.30%) Python
9 17 (36.96%) Git (software)
9 17 (36.96%) Apache Cassandra
10 15 (32.61%) Test Automation
10 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (30.43%) High Availability
12 13 (28.26%) Node.js
12 13 (28.26%) RabbitMQ
12 13 (28.26%) Ruby
12 13 (28.26%) Maven
12 13 (28.26%) VMware
12 13 (28.26%) Oracle
12 13 (28.26%) C#
12 13 (28.26%) Java
12 13 (28.26%) Apache Camel
12 13 (28.26%) Riak
12 13 (28.26%) Kafka
12 13 (28.26%) AngularJS

Rackspace
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 10 (21.74%) Apache
1 10 (21.74%) nginx
2 5 (10.87%) JBoss
2 5 (10.87%) Jetty
2 5 (10.87%) OpenStack
2 5 (10.87%) Tomcat
2 5 (10.87%) Tornado
2 5 (10.87%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.35%) CMS
3 2 (4.35%) Kentico
3 2 (4.35%) Moodle
3 2 (4.35%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 44 (95.65%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (58.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (47.83%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (26.09%) IaaS
5 8 (17.39%) Loggly
5 8 (17.39%) Sumo Logic
6 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) VPN
2 10 (21.74%) Firewall
3 5 (10.87%) AMQP
4 2 (4.35%) DNS
4 2 (4.35%) HTTP
4 2 (4.35%) SMTP
4 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.96%) Apache Cassandra
2 13 (28.26%) Riak
3 10 (21.74%) MySQL
3 10 (21.74%) NoSQL
4 9 (19.57%) MongoDB
5 8 (17.39%) Relational Database
6 5 (10.87%) Couchbase
6 5 (10.87%) Hadoop
6 5 (10.87%) Redis
7 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (36.96%) Git (software)
2 13 (28.26%) Jenkins
2 13 (28.26%) Maven
2 13 (28.26%) Vagrant
3 8 (17.39%) Grunt
4 5 (10.87%) Cucumber
4 5 (10.87%) FitNesse
4 5 (10.87%) Gatling
4 5 (10.87%) JBehave
4 5 (10.87%) JMeter
4 5 (10.87%) LoadRunner
4 5 (10.87%) Selenium
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Local Government
2 9 (19.57%) Manufacturing
2 9 (19.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Architect
2 13 (28.26%) Cloud Architect
2 13 (28.26%) Web Architect
3 11 (23.91%) Administrator
3 11 (23.91%) Developer
3 11 (23.91%) Linux Administrator
3 11 (23.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 11 (23.91%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (19.57%) AWS Architect
4 9 (19.57%) AWS Consultant
4 9 (19.57%) Cloud Consultant
4 9 (19.57%) Consultant
4 9 (19.57%) Senior Architect
4 9 (19.57%) Senior Consultant
4 9 (19.57%) Web Consultant
5 8 (17.39%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Java Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce Architect
7 4 (8.70%) Unix Architect
7 4 (8.70%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (60.87%) Web Services
2 13 (28.26%) AngularJS
2 13 (28.26%) Apache Camel
2 13 (28.26%) Kafka
2 13 (28.26%) Node.js
2 13 (28.26%) RabbitMQ
3 11 (23.91%) CSS
3 11 (23.91%) HTML
3 11 (23.91%) jQuery
3 11 (23.91%) Spring
3 11 (23.91%) Spring Boot
4 9 (19.57%) Middleware
5 8 (17.39%) CSS3
5 8 (17.39%) Elastic Stack
5 8 (17.39%) HTML5
6 5 (10.87%) ActiveMQ
6 5 (10.87%) Flask
6 5 (10.87%) Gherkin
6 5 (10.87%) Hibernate
6 5 (10.87%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (19.57%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.70%) Private Cloud
4 3 (6.52%) User Experience
5 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.17%) Fintech
6 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (43.48%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) Windows
3 4 (8.70%) Unix
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) DevOps
2 22 (47.83%) Configuration Management
3 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (32.61%) Test Automation
4 14 (30.43%) High Availability
5 10 (21.74%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 10 (21.74%) Load Balancing
5 10 (21.74%) Migration
6 9 (19.57%) Open Source
6 9 (19.57%) Requirements Analysis
6 9 (19.57%) SOA
6 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (19.57%) UML
6 9 (19.57%) Use Case
7 6 (13.04%) Performance Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Integration Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Kanban
8 5 (10.87%) RUP
8 5 (10.87%) Scrum
8 5 (10.87%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) Python
2 13 (28.26%) C#
2 13 (28.26%) Java
2 13 (28.26%) Ruby
3 12 (26.09%) Bash Shell
4 9 (19.57%) SQL
5 8 (17.39%) C++
5 8 (17.39%) Go
5 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 8 (17.39%) PHP
5 8 (17.39%) Scala
6 6 (13.04%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.52%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 28 (60.87%) Docker
2 9 (19.57%) GlusterFS
2 9 (19.57%) iptables
3 8 (17.39%) Varnish
4 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 31 (67.39%) Puppet
2 28 (60.87%) Ansible
2 28 (60.87%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (23.91%) Kubernetes
3 11 (23.91%) Nagios
3 11 (23.91%) ZABBIX
4 9 (19.57%) HAProxy
5 8 (17.39%) Prometheus
5 8 (17.39%) Salt
6 3 (6.52%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 22 (47.83%) Google
2 13 (28.26%) Oracle
2 13 (28.26%) VMware
3 12 (26.09%) SaltStack
4 8 (17.39%) New Relic
4 8 (17.39%) Splunk
5 4 (8.70%) Brocade
5 4 (8.70%) F5
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft