The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 129 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.10% 0.059% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.64% 3.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £82,500 £80,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
IaaS
North 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 Cheshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
122 33 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.36% 1.93% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 107 31 33
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £22,400 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

IaaS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

IaaS Salary Trend in Cheshire

IaaS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield - 1 £82,500 -
IaaS
North West

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) nmon
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) KVM
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Terremark
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Cacti
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Terremark
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) KVM
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) nmon
2 1 (50.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package / Car Allowance
Posted: 14 days ago