The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 95 - 95
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.18% - 0.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.43% - 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £55,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
IaaS
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
140 94 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.86% 7.92% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 128 71 46
Average salary £47,500 £54,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.44% +14.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

IaaS
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the Bedfordshire region.

IaaS Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

IaaS
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 1 £55,000 -
IaaS
East of England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing IaaS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IaaS.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 2 (50.00%) PaaS
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing IaaS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 2 (50.00%) PaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Services Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) EMC