The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 215 210 219
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 15 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.28% 0.22% 0.058%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.21% 4.03% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 1
Average salary £65,000 £52,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -38.23%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -16.66%
IaaS
South East

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

Cloud Services Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
288 298 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.30% 5.53% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 253 227 169
Average salary £49,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

IaaS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

IaaS Salary Trend in Berkshire

IaaS
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IaaS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

IaaS Salary Histogram in Berkshire

IaaS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Reading -7 4 £90,000 +71.42% 3
Slough - 2 £65,000 -
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Wokingham +1 1 £110,000 +4.76%
IaaS
South East

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 14 (56.00%) SaaS
2 12 (48.00%) Cisco
3 11 (44.00%) PaaS
4 9 (36.00%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (32.00%) Windows
6 7 (28.00%) IBM
6 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (28.00%) NetApp
6 7 (28.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (24.00%) CCIE
7 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (24.00%) ITIL
7 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (24.00%) VMware
7 6 (24.00%) SCCM
8 5 (20.00%) Degree
8 5 (20.00%) Migration
8 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 5 (20.00%) SAN
8 5 (20.00%) Network Security
8 5 (20.00%) PCI DSS
8 5 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (20.00%) Change Control
9 4 (16.00%) Windows Intune
9 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (16.00%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (16.00%) iSCSI
9 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (16.00%) Windows 7

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 2 (8.00%) Lync
1 2 (8.00%) Apache
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (56.00%) SaaS
2 11 (44.00%) PaaS
3 5 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (28.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (20.00%) SAN
3 5 (20.00%) Network Security
4 4 (16.00%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (16.00%) iSCSI
5 2 (8.00%) CTI
5 2 (8.00%) MPLS
5 2 (8.00%) OSPF
5 2 (8.00%) BGP
5 2 (8.00%) RTP
5 2 (8.00%) SS7
5 2 (8.00%) Firewall
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco ICM
5 2 (8.00%) VLAN
6 1 (4.00%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Architect
2 5 (20.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Development Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Principal Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Network Security Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Security Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Network Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Principal Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Economics
1 3 (12.00%) Open Source
2 2 (8.00%) PMI
2 2 (8.00%) IVR
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Web 2.0
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (12.00%) Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) ITIL
1 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (20.00%) Migration
2 5 (20.00%) Change Control
3 4 (16.00%) MOF
3 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (12.00%) Data Management
4 3 (12.00%) DevOps
4 3 (12.00%) Business Development
4 3 (12.00%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.00%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) CCIE
1 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.00%) Degree
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (16.00%) MCSE
4 3 (12.00%) MBA
5 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) SCCM
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Intune
2 4 (16.00%) SCOrch
2 4 (16.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (16.00%) SCSM
2 4 (16.00%) SCOM
2 4 (16.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (4.00%) Nagios
3 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Cisco
2 7 (28.00%) IBM
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) NetApp
3 6 (24.00%) VMware
4 4 (16.00%) CA
5 2 (8.00%) F5
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle
5 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) Huawei
6 1 (4.00%) EMC
6 1 (4.00%) Juniper
6 1 (4.00%) Nokia
6 1 (4.00%) Siemens
6 1 (4.00%) Ericsson
6 1 (4.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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