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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 106 97 125
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +28
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 25 24 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.31% 1.29% 0.056%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.80% 13.26% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 1
Median salary £34,500 £40,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% -40.74%
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +14.28%

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
255 181 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.32% 9.70% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 159 130 86
Median salary £52,500 £41,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.04% -21.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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 18 January 2017.

IaaS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 61 (87.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (82.86%) PaaS
3 52 (74.29%) Data Centre
4 50 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 50 (71.43%) VMware
5 49 (70.00%) SCVMM
5 49 (70.00%) Amazon EC2
5 49 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
5 49 (70.00%) Virtual Machines
6 46 (65.71%) Presales
6 46 (65.71%) TOGAF
7 45 (64.29%) Service Delivery
8 44 (62.86%) Software Engineering
8 44 (62.86%) Continuous Improvement
9 43 (61.43%) Technical Architecture
9 43 (61.43%) Degree
9 43 (61.43%) Computer Science
9 43 (61.43%) Line Management
9 43 (61.43%) Requirements Analysis
9 43 (61.43%) Zachman Framework
9 43 (61.43%) ISEB
10 41 (58.57%) Finance
11 40 (57.14%) MS Excel
12 37 (52.86%) Retail
13 32 (45.71%) NetApp
14 31 (44.29%) ITIL
14 31 (44.29%) PRINCE2
15 30 (42.86%) SQL
15 30 (42.86%) MySQL
15 30 (42.86%) Oracle

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 6 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (8.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 40 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (18.57%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 61 (87.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (82.86%) PaaS
3 49 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (70.00%) Amazon EC2
4 27 (38.57%) SaaS
5 9 (12.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) SAN
2 1 (1.43%) Intranet
2 1 (1.43%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (42.86%) DB2
1 30 (42.86%) MySQL
1 30 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 41 (58.57%) Finance
2 37 (52.86%) Retail
3 30 (42.86%) Publishing
4 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (54.29%) Architect
2 29 (41.43%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (18.57%) Developer
4 8 (11.43%) Data Centre Architect
5 6 (8.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Automation Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Data Architect
5 6 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Messaging Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Messaging Support
5 6 (8.57%) Messaging Support Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Support Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Technical Architect
5 6 (8.57%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (4.29%) IT Architect
7 2 (2.86%) Chief Technology Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.57%) .NET
1 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 52 (74.29%) Data Centre
2 43 (61.43%) Computer Science
3 30 (42.86%) CMDB
4 19 (27.14%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.86%) NHS
6 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.29%) Linux
2 2 (2.86%) OpenVMS
2 2 (2.86%) Solaris
3 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.43%) Windows
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (65.71%) Presales
1 46 (65.71%) TOGAF
2 45 (64.29%) Service Delivery
3 44 (62.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 44 (62.86%) Software Engineering
4 43 (61.43%) Line Management
4 43 (61.43%) Requirements Analysis
4 43 (61.43%) Technical Architecture
4 43 (61.43%) Zachman Framework
5 31 (44.29%) ITIL
5 31 (44.29%) PRINCE2
6 30 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
6 30 (42.86%) Gantt Chart
6 30 (42.86%) IT Governance
6 30 (42.86%) ITIL V3
6 30 (42.86%) Project Management
6 30 (42.86%) Service Management
7 24 (34.29%) Business Development
7 24 (34.29%) CRM
7 24 (34.29%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 30 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (8.57%) C#
2 6 (8.57%) JavaScript
2 6 (8.57%) PHP
3 2 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 43 (61.43%) Degree
1 43 (61.43%) ISEB
2 30 (42.86%) PMI Certification
2 30 (42.86%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (70.00%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 49 (70.00%) SCVMM
2 19 (27.14%) vRealize
3 13 (18.57%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.43%) SCCM
4 1 (1.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (71.43%) VMware
2 32 (45.71%) NetApp
3 30 (42.86%) BMC
3 30 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 30 (42.86%) Cisco
3 30 (42.86%) Citrix
3 30 (42.86%) EMC
3 30 (42.86%) HP
3 30 (42.86%) IBM
3 30 (42.86%) Juniper
3 30 (42.86%) Oracle
4 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.43%) Red Hat