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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 212 228 218
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 6 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.10% 0.085% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.52% 1.78% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 5
Average salary £60,000 £51,250 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.07% -46.05%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
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
238 281 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.12% 4.78% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 208 211 209
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,900 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014. 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 2 £60,000 +14.28%
Wokingham - 1 £110,000 -
IaaS
South East

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 13 (59.09%) SaaS
2 11 (50.00%) PaaS
3 8 (36.36%) Windows
3 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 7 (31.82%) SCCM
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (27.27%) ITIL
5 6 (27.27%) PRINCE2
5 6 (27.27%) Linux
5 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (22.73%) Puppet
6 5 (22.73%) DevOps
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco
6 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
6 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (22.73%) Web Services
6 5 (22.73%) Migration
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (18.18%) iSCSI
7 4 (18.18%) SCOM
7 4 (18.18%) SCVMM
7 4 (18.18%) Ruby
7 4 (18.18%) SAN
7 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
7 4 (18.18%) MOF
7 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
7 4 (18.18%) SOA

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) Lync
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Agresso
1 1 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (59.09%) SaaS
2 11 (50.00%) PaaS
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) SAN
1 4 (18.18%) iSCSI
1 4 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (9.09%) Network Security
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) MS Access
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) RSpec
General
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
1 4 (18.18%) Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) IT Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Security Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Network Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Development Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Sales Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Support
4 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Open Source
2 2 (9.09%) PMI
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) IPTV
3 1 (4.55%) Web 2.0
3 1 (4.55%) Video on Demand
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
1 6 (27.27%) PRINCE2
2 5 (22.73%) Migration
2 5 (22.73%) DevOps
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) SOA
3 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 4 (18.18%) MOF
4 3 (13.64%) Change Control
5 2 (9.09%) Dependency Management
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Data Management
6 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.55%) Business Transformation
6 1 (4.55%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) Ruby
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (18.18%) MCSE
3 2 (9.09%) PMI Certification
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) MCITP
4 1 (4.55%) CCIE
4 1 (4.55%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) SCCM
2 5 (22.73%) Puppet
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Intune
3 4 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (18.18%) SCOrch
3 4 (18.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (18.18%) SCSM
3 4 (18.18%) SCOM
3 4 (18.18%) SCVMM
4 1 (4.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) IBM
3 3 (13.64%) NetApp
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) F5
4 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 2 (9.09%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) BMC
5 1 (4.55%) CA
5 1 (4.55%) Remedy