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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 122 118 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.16% 0.12% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.88% 4.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £36,500 £80,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.37% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.36%
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
104 42 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.69% 2.59% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 84 39 24
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £28,700 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £35,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 4 March 2015. 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
Warrington +10 1 £36,500 - 5
IaaS
North West

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) PaaS
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) SaaS
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) Puppet
4 2 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) SAML
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) OAuth
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) VCP4
5 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (20.00%) Cacti
5 1 (20.00%) XenServer
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) Network Design
5 1 (20.00%) Google
5 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) PaaS
2 3 (60.00%) SaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Terremark
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) SAML
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) OAuth
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) VCP4
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) XenServer
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Cacti
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) nmon
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Rackspace
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