The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 103 108 130
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +22
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 45 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.87% 0.97% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.52% 13.38% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 6
Median salary £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +18.18%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
IaaS
West Midlands

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

Cloud Services Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
290 142 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.06% 7.24% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 192 106 139
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing IaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

IaaS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

IaaS Salary Trend in Birmingham

IaaS
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IaaS across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

IaaS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing IaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 74 (91.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 69 (85.19%) PaaS
3 59 (72.84%) Data Centre
4 54 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
4 54 (66.67%) VMware
5 51 (62.96%) Amazon EC2
5 51 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
6 49 (60.49%) Virtual Machines
7 48 (59.26%) SCVMM
8 44 (54.32%) TOGAF
9 41 (50.62%) SaaS
10 35 (43.21%) Service Delivery
11 34 (41.98%) Degree
12 33 (40.74%) Technical Architecture
12 33 (40.74%) Continuous Improvement
13 32 (39.51%) Computer Science
13 32 (39.51%) Software Engineering
13 32 (39.51%) Line Management
14 31 (38.27%) Presales
14 31 (38.27%) Zachman Framework
14 31 (38.27%) Requirements Analysis
14 31 (38.27%) ISEB
15 30 (37.04%) ITIL
15 30 (37.04%) SDLC
15 30 (37.04%) Public Cloud
16 29 (35.80%) vRealize
17 25 (30.86%) Finance
18 24 (29.63%) MS Excel
19 23 (28.40%) PRINCE2
19 23 (28.40%) .NET

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (12.35%) Skype for Business
2 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.70%) IIS
4 2 (2.47%) CMS
4 2 (2.47%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 24 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (13.58%) Sentinel
2 2 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 74 (91.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 69 (85.19%) PaaS
3 54 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
4 51 (62.96%) Amazon EC2
5 41 (50.62%) SaaS
6 7 (8.64%) Office 365
7 5 (6.17%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.70%) Firewall
2 2 (2.47%) Extranet
3 1 (1.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.22%) DB2
1 18 (22.22%) MySQL
1 18 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 25 (30.86%) Finance
2 22 (27.16%) Retail
3 18 (22.22%) Publishing
4 9 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.70%) Legal
6 1 (1.23%) Law
6 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (50.62%) Architect
2 28 (34.57%) Solutions Architect
3 18 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (19.75%) Automation Engineer
4 16 (19.75%) VMware Engineer
5 13 (16.05%) Developer
6 9 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
7 5 (6.17%) Azure Architect
7 5 (6.17%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (3.70%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.70%) Consultant
8 3 (3.70%) Designer
8 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (3.70%) Principal Architect
8 3 (3.70%) Principal Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.70%) Solutions Designer
9 2 (2.47%) Azure Consultant
9 2 (2.47%) IT Manager
9 2 (2.47%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.40%) .NET
2 16 (19.75%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 59 (72.84%) Data Centre
2 32 (39.51%) Computer Science
3 30 (37.04%) Public Cloud
4 18 (22.22%) CMDB
5 4 (4.94%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.70%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.47%) FMCG
8 1 (1.23%) Life Science
8 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.88%) Windows
2 3 (3.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (54.32%) TOGAF
2 35 (43.21%) Service Delivery
3 33 (40.74%) Continuous Improvement
3 33 (40.74%) Technical Architecture
4 32 (39.51%) Line Management
4 32 (39.51%) Software Engineering
5 31 (38.27%) Presales
5 31 (38.27%) Requirements Analysis
5 31 (38.27%) Zachman Framework
6 30 (37.04%) ITIL
6 30 (37.04%) SDLC
7 23 (28.40%) PRINCE2
8 21 (25.93%) Project Management
9 20 (24.69%) CRM
10 18 (22.22%) Business Development
10 18 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
10 18 (22.22%) Gantt Chart
10 18 (22.22%) IT Governance
10 18 (22.22%) ITIL V3
10 18 (22.22%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.16%) SQL
2 16 (19.75%) C#
2 16 (19.75%) JavaScript
2 16 (19.75%) PHP
3 4 (4.94%) C
3 4 (4.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 34 (41.98%) Degree
2 31 (38.27%) ISEB
3 18 (22.22%) PMI Certification
3 18 (22.22%) PMP
4 3 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.70%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.47%) CISSP
5 2 (2.47%) MCSE
5 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.23%) APMP
6 1 (1.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) COBIT
2 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (60.49%) Virtual Machines
3 19 (23.46%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.47%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.23%) Firmware
5 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.23%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 48 (59.26%) SCVMM
2 29 (35.80%) vRealize
3 14 (17.28%) SCCM
4 13 (16.05%) SCOrch
5 9 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (66.67%) VMware
2 22 (27.16%) IBM
3 21 (25.93%) Cisco
3 21 (25.93%) Citrix
4 18 (22.22%) BMC
4 18 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 18 (22.22%) EMC
4 18 (22.22%) HP
4 18 (22.22%) Juniper
4 18 (22.22%) NetApp
4 18 (22.22%) Oracle
5 14 (17.28%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.70%) OpenText
6 3 (3.70%) SAP
7 2 (2.47%) BT
7 2 (2.47%) Casewise
7 2 (2.47%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.23%) Cognizant