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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 90 110 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.18% 0.086% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.90% 1.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £25,000 £75,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-66.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
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
105 76 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.61% 6.53% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 86 60 60
Average salary £49,750 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.54% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £34,368
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 26 May 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
Bedford - 1 £25,000 -
IaaS
East of England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) EMC