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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 123 120 118
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 7 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.38% 0.11% 0.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.07% 2.82% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 3
Average salary £65,000 £67,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
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
99 71 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.44% 3.81% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 69 67 57
Average salary £50,000 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 5 (71.43%) Perl
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Python
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
1 5 (71.43%) Nagios
1 5 (71.43%) Maven
1 5 (71.43%) Ubuntu
1 5 (71.43%) Groovy
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (71.43%) ZABBIX
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (71.43%) Bourne shell
1 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
1 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
1 5 (71.43%) Vagrant
1 5 (71.43%) Ansible
1 5 (71.43%) Sensu
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) Lync
2 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Maven
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Perl
1 5 (71.43%) Python
1 5 (71.43%) Groovy
1 5 (71.43%) Bourne shell
1 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) ZABBIX
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
1 5 (71.43%) Vagrant
1 5 (71.43%) Nagios
1 5 (71.43%) Ansible
2 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
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Testing Circle Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Testing Circle Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago