The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 111 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 17 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.82% 0.055% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.95% 0.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £67,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.74% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
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
190 103 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.19% 5.69% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 138 90 49
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £30,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,950 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 2016.

IaaS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 32 (78.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (73.17%) Microsoft
3 23 (56.10%) Windows
4 20 (48.78%) Active Directory
5 18 (43.90%) PaaS
6 16 (39.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 16 (39.02%) SCCM
7 14 (34.15%) Hyper-V
8 12 (29.27%) ITIL
9 11 (26.83%) SCVMM
9 11 (26.83%) TOGAF
10 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (24.39%) Telecoms
11 9 (21.95%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
11 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
11 9 (21.95%) SaaS
11 9 (21.95%) Private Cloud
11 9 (21.95%) Windows Intune
11 9 (21.95%) Azure Active Directory
12 8 (19.51%) VMware
12 8 (19.51%) Information Security
13 7 (17.07%) Skype for Business
13 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (17.07%) Windows 10
13 7 (17.07%) Presales
14 6 (14.63%) Cloud Computing
14 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (14.63%) Public Cloud
14 6 (14.63%) Office 365

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 7 (17.07%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (78.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (43.90%) PaaS
3 9 (21.95%) Azure Active Directory
3 9 (21.95%) SaaS
4 6 (14.63%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (14.63%) Office 365
5 3 (7.32%) Google Apps
6 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) IPsec
2 2 (4.88%) DHCP
2 2 (4.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) DB2
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (24.39%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Games
3 3 (7.32%) Back Office
3 3 (7.32%) Legal
4 2 (4.88%) Electronics
4 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.88%) Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Consultant
2 13 (31.71%) Architect
3 10 (24.39%) Enterprise Architect
4 7 (17.07%) Cloud Consultant
5 6 (14.63%) Azure Consultant
5 6 (14.63%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
5 6 (14.63%) Graduate
5 6 (14.63%) Graduate Consultant
5 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) Graduate IT Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) Graduate IT Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Hyper-V Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) IT Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) IT Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) IT Graduate
7 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Presales Consultant
7 4 (9.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (7.32%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
1 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Private Cloud
2 6 (14.63%) Public Cloud
3 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Cloud
4 3 (7.32%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.88%) Social Media
6 1 (2.44%) CMDB
6 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (56.10%) Windows
2 7 (17.07%) Windows 10
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) ITIL
2 11 (26.83%) TOGAF
3 9 (21.95%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (19.51%) Information Security
5 7 (17.07%) Presales
6 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (9.76%) Coaching
8 4 (9.76%) Project Management
9 3 (7.32%) Case Management
9 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
9 3 (7.32%) Service Management
9 3 (7.32%) SOA
9 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
9 3 (7.32%) Zachman Framework
10 2 (4.88%) Business Development
10 2 (4.88%) Customer Engagement
10 2 (4.88%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (4.88%) Process Improvement
10 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.44%) C
2 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
2 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
3 6 (14.63%) MCSE
4 3 (7.32%) CIPD
4 3 (7.32%) Degree
5 1 (2.44%) ISEB
5 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
System Software
1 20 (48.78%) Active Directory
2 14 (34.15%) Hyper-V
3 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (12.20%) BitLocker
5 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (39.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 16 (39.02%) SCCM
2 11 (26.83%) SCVMM
3 9 (21.95%) Windows Intune
4 5 (12.20%) SCDPM
4 5 (12.20%) SCOM
4 5 (12.20%) SCSM
Vendors
1 30 (73.17%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.51%) VMware
3 4 (9.76%) NetApp
3 4 (9.76%) SAP
4 3 (7.32%) Google
5 2 (4.88%) BMC
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle
6 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.44%) Citrix
6 1 (2.44%) EMC
6 1 (2.44%) HP
6 1 (2.44%) IBM
6 1 (2.44%) Juniper