The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 88 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 48 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.54% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.07% - -
Number of salaries quoted 28 0 0
Average salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+13.86% -8.18%
IaaS
South West

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

Cloud Services Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
171 71 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 9.05% 4.00% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 113 63 49
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

IaaS
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

IaaS Salary Trend in Bristol

IaaS
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IaaS across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

IaaS Salary Histogram in Bristol

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 52 (88.14%) SaaS
2 51 (86.44%) UNIX
3 46 (77.97%) Linux
4 40 (67.80%) Python
4 40 (67.80%) VMware
5 33 (55.93%) Software Engineering
5 33 (55.93%) PaaS
6 32 (54.24%) Java
7 31 (52.54%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (45.76%) VMware Infrastructure
9 26 (44.07%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (40.68%) Perl
10 24 (40.68%) Puppet
11 23 (38.98%) Open Source
11 23 (38.98%) Vagrant
11 23 (38.98%) DevOps
11 23 (38.98%) Oracle
12 22 (37.29%) Web Services
13 17 (28.81%) Data Centre
13 17 (28.81%) Opscode Chef
13 17 (28.81%) Computer Science
13 17 (28.81%) Oracle Fusion
13 17 (28.81%) Middleware
13 17 (28.81%) Configuration Management
13 17 (28.81%) Service Delivery
14 16 (27.12%) Identity Management
14 16 (27.12%) SOA
14 16 (27.12%) Apache
14 16 (27.12%) Tomcat
14 16 (27.12%) Jython

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 16 (27.12%) Apache
1 16 (27.12%) Tomcat
2 13 (22.03%) WebLogic
3 4 (6.78%) Node.js
3 4 (6.78%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 52 (88.14%) SaaS
2 33 (55.93%) PaaS
3 13 (22.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (22.03%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (6.78%) Google App Engine
4 4 (6.78%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.03%) TCP/IP
2 6 (10.17%) SSL
3 2 (3.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.12%) Oracle BI EE
1 16 (27.12%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Maven
1 11 (18.64%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.86%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.78%) Ant
3 4 (6.78%) Gradle
General
1 15 (25.42%) Telecoms
2 10 (16.95%) Law
3 5 (8.47%) Finance
4 4 (6.78%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.78%) Marketing
4 4 (6.78%) Electronics
5 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (52.54%) Software Engineer
2 20 (33.90%) Cloud Engineer
3 17 (28.81%) Principal Engineer
4 16 (27.12%) Principal Software Engineer
5 9 (15.25%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (15.25%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Operations Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Platform Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) UI Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) UI Programmer
7 4 (6.78%) UI Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Software Manager
8 3 (5.08%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Architect
9 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Architect
10 1 (1.69%) Systems Engineer
10 1 (1.69%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (37.29%) Web Services
2 17 (28.81%) Middleware
2 17 (28.81%) Oracle Fusion
3 16 (27.12%) WebCenter
3 16 (27.12%) MCollective
4 13 (22.03%) REST
4 13 (22.03%) JMX
5 11 (18.64%) J2EE
6 7 (11.86%) Sensu
7 6 (10.17%) Java EE
8 4 (6.78%) CSS
8 4 (6.78%) RESTful
8 4 (6.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.81%) Computer Science
1 17 (28.81%) Data Centre
2 16 (27.12%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (18.64%) Digital Media
4 7 (11.86%) Management Information System
5 4 (6.78%) DTV
5 4 (6.78%) Visualisation
5 4 (6.78%) User Experience
6 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 51 (86.44%) UNIX
2 46 (77.97%) Linux
3 13 (22.03%) Windows
4 7 (11.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.93%) Software Engineering
2 31 (52.54%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (44.07%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (38.98%) Open Source
4 23 (38.98%) DevOps
5 17 (28.81%) Configuration Management
5 17 (28.81%) Service Delivery
6 16 (27.12%) Identity Management
6 16 (27.12%) SOA
6 16 (27.12%) Capacity Planning
6 16 (27.12%) Root Cause Analysis
6 16 (27.12%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (25.42%) Mentoring
7 15 (25.42%) Data Management
8 13 (22.03%) OO
9 11 (18.64%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (10.17%) Dependency Management
11 4 (6.78%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (6.78%) Programme Management
12 3 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (67.80%) Python
2 32 (54.24%) Java
3 24 (40.68%) Perl
4 16 (27.12%) Jython
5 15 (25.42%) Clojure
6 14 (23.73%) C++
7 11 (18.64%) Scala
8 7 (11.86%) Bourne shell
8 7 (11.86%) Bash Shell
8 7 (11.86%) Groovy
9 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
10 2 (3.39%) Ruby
11 1 (1.69%) Haskell
11 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) Degree
System Software
1 27 (45.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (27.12%) VirtualBox
2 16 (27.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (6.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (40.68%) Puppet
2 23 (38.98%) Vagrant
3 17 (28.81%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (27.12%) Oracle Identity Management
5 8 (13.56%) Ansible
6 7 (11.86%) Nagios
6 7 (11.86%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 40 (67.80%) VMware
2 23 (38.98%) Oracle
3 4 (6.78%) SAP
3 4 (6.78%) Google
3 4 (6.78%) Rackspace