The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 59 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.50% 0.80% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.69% 30.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £32,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
IaaS
South Wales

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

Cloud Services Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
39 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.50% 2.58% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 34 9 4
Average salary £32,000 £60,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £52,300 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £43,750 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

IaaS
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

IaaS Salary Trend in Cardiff

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) WSUS
2 3 (75.00%) Welsh Language
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) SCOM
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) McAfee
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Line Management
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Moq

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
1 1 (25.00%) MSTest
1 1 (25.00%) Moq
General
1 3 (75.00%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) WinForms
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) WCF
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (75.00%) Line Management
1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) C#
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) WSUS
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
1 3 (75.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) McAfee
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds