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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 87 119 126
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +7
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 12 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.01% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.60% 2.13% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,250 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+10.50% +2.04%
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
125 141 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.47% 8.18% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 99 112 53
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,300 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,800 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 1 May 2016. 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 +25 8 - -
Macclesfield - 3 £35,000 -
Northwich - 1 £44,000 - 1
IaaS
North West

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 13 (86.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (86.67%) PaaS
2 11 (73.33%) Publishing
3 10 (66.67%) SCVMM
4 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (60.00%) VMware
5 8 (53.33%) Zachman Framework
5 8 (53.33%) TOGAF
5 8 (53.33%) CRM
5 8 (53.33%) Service Management
5 8 (53.33%) Service Delivery
5 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
5 8 (53.33%) IT Governance
5 8 (53.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (53.33%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (53.33%) Business Development
5 8 (53.33%) Degree
5 8 (53.33%) Computer Science
5 8 (53.33%) CMDB
5 8 (53.33%) SQL
5 8 (53.33%) MySQL
5 8 (53.33%) Oracle
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (53.33%) DB2
5 8 (53.33%) ITIL
5 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
5 8 (53.33%) Cisco
5 8 (53.33%) IBM
5 8 (53.33%) HP
5 8 (53.33%) EMC

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 3 (20.00%) Drupal
1 3 (20.00%) IIS
1 3 (20.00%) Node.js
1 3 (20.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (86.67%) PaaS
2 8 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (53.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) DB2
1 8 (53.33%) MySQL
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (73.33%) Publishing
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Architect
1 8 (53.33%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Cloud Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Unix Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
1 3 (20.00%) CSS
1 3 (20.00%) CSS3
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
1 3 (20.00%) HTML5
1 3 (20.00%) jQT
1 3 (20.00%) jQuery
1 3 (20.00%) LAMP
1 3 (20.00%) LESS
1 3 (20.00%) PhoneGap
1 3 (20.00%) Sass
1 3 (20.00%) Sencha Touch
2 1 (6.67%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) CMDB
1 8 (53.33%) Computer Science
1 8 (53.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (20.00%) User Experience
3 2 (13.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Android
1 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (13.33%) AIX
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Solaris
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Business Development
1 8 (53.33%) Capacity Planning
1 8 (53.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 8 (53.33%) CRM
1 8 (53.33%) Customer Engagement
1 8 (53.33%) IT Governance
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL V3
1 8 (53.33%) Line Management
1 8 (53.33%) Presales
1 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
1 8 (53.33%) Project Management
1 8 (53.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 8 (53.33%) Service Delivery
1 8 (53.33%) Service Management
1 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
1 8 (53.33%) Technical Architecture
1 8 (53.33%) TOGAF
1 8 (53.33%) Zachman Framework
2 3 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
1 8 (53.33%) ISEB
1 8 (53.33%) PMI Certification
1 8 (53.33%) PMP
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Docker
3 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) SCVMM
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SCDPM
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) BMC
2 8 (53.33%) CheckPoint
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) Citrix
2 8 (53.33%) EMC
2 8 (53.33%) HP
2 8 (53.33%) IBM
2 8 (53.33%) Juniper
2 8 (53.33%) NetApp
2 8 (53.33%) Oracle
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Sencha
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