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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 218 217 214
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 11 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.18% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.69% 2.87% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 5
Average salary £70,000 £35,000 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -63.15%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +27.77%
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
298 279 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.99% 4.70% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 240 234 197
Average salary £48,000 £46,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £69,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +5 7 £70,000 -
Newbury - 2 - -
IaaS
South East

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 25 (60.98%) PaaS
2 20 (48.78%) SaaS
3 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
4 14 (34.15%) Windows
5 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (21.95%) SCCM
7 9 (21.95%) Telecoms
7 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
7 9 (21.95%) Web Services
8 8 (19.51%) Linux
8 8 (19.51%) VMware
8 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (19.51%) Windows 7
9 7 (17.07%) PCI DSS
9 7 (17.07%) Change Control
9 7 (17.07%) MCSE
9 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
9 7 (17.07%) MS Office
10 6 (14.63%) Cisco
10 6 (14.63%) ITIL
10 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
10 6 (14.63%) SQL
10 6 (14.63%) Finance
10 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (14.63%) SCOM
10 6 (14.63%) Hyper-V
11 5 (12.20%) Open Source
11 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.20%) Lync
3 4 (9.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (7.32%) MS Exchange
4 3 (7.32%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (4.88%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Office
2 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Agresso
1 3 (7.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 25 (60.98%) PaaS
2 20 (48.78%) SaaS
3 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (9.76%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (7.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) IP Telephony
2 4 (9.76%) SAN
2 4 (9.76%) iSCSI
2 4 (9.76%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (7.32%) Unified Communications
3 3 (7.32%) PBX
4 2 (4.88%) LAN
4 2 (4.88%) IPv6
4 2 (4.88%) Network Security
5 1 (2.44%) Internet
5 1 (2.44%) WAN
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
1 4 (9.76%) MS Access
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) RSpec
General
1 9 (21.95%) Telecoms
2 6 (14.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Consultant
2 9 (21.95%) Architect
2 9 (21.95%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (17.07%) Solutions Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) IT Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) Server Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Cloud Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Systems Support
8 1 (2.44%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Platform Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Sales Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) Web Services
2 1 (2.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.20%) Open Source
3 3 (7.32%) IPTV
4 2 (4.88%) Web 2.0
4 2 (4.88%) User Experience
4 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.88%) PMI
4 2 (4.88%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.44%) Streaming Video
5 1 (2.44%) Video on Demand
5 1 (2.44%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.44%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Windows
2 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (19.51%) Windows 7
3 8 (19.51%) Linux
4 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.76%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.88%) UNIX
7 1 (2.44%) Android
7 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) Change Control
2 6 (14.63%) ITIL
2 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
3 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (12.20%) SOA
3 5 (12.20%) DevOps
4 4 (9.76%) Dependency Management
4 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (9.76%) Migration
4 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
4 4 (9.76%) MOF
4 4 (9.76%) Project Management
5 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.88%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (4.88%) Data Management
6 2 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.88%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.44%) High Availability
7 1 (2.44%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) SQL
2 4 (9.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (17.07%) MCSE
3 4 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (9.76%) MCITP
4 3 (7.32%) MCTS
4 3 (7.32%) CCNP
5 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.44%) MBA
6 1 (2.44%) CCNA
6 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.63%) Hyper-V
3 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (9.76%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (4.88%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) SCCM
2 6 (14.63%) SCOM
3 5 (12.20%) Puppet
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Intune
4 4 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (9.76%) SCOrch
4 4 (9.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (9.76%) SCSM
4 4 (9.76%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.44%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.51%) VMware
3 6 (14.63%) Cisco
4 5 (12.20%) HP
4 5 (12.20%) Citrix
5 3 (7.32%) BMC
5 3 (7.32%) AppSense
5 3 (7.32%) Remedy
6 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.88%) Veeam
6 2 (4.88%) F5
6 2 (4.88%) Rackspace
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle
7 1 (2.44%) Siebel
7 1 (2.44%) IBM
7 1 (2.44%) NetApp