The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 301 312 316
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 30 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.39% 3.98% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 14
Average salary £57,500 £76,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.59% +52.50%
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.90% +37.50%
IaaS
London

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

Cloud Services Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
557 377 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.67% 3.11% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 469 343 297
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

IaaS
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

IaaS Salary Trend in the City of London

IaaS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IaaS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

IaaS Salary Histogram in the City of London

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 43 (72.88%) PaaS
2 38 (64.41%) Windows
3 32 (54.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (45.76%) Microsoft
5 26 (44.07%) SQL Server
6 25 (42.37%) SaaS
7 23 (38.98%) Web Services
8 21 (35.59%) IIS
8 21 (35.59%) CRM
9 18 (30.51%) VMware
10 16 (27.12%) SQL Server 2008
11 15 (25.42%) JIRA
11 15 (25.42%) Dynamics CRM
11 15 (25.42%) Linux
12 14 (23.73%) OOP
12 14 (23.73%) OO
12 14 (23.73%) XML
12 14 (23.73%) XSD
12 14 (23.73%) XSL
12 14 (23.73%) C#
12 14 (23.73%) SQL
12 14 (23.73%) EAI
12 14 (23.73%) Data Modelling
12 14 (23.73%) OOD
12 14 (23.73%) SOA
12 14 (23.73%) Active Directory
12 14 (23.73%) BizTalk Server
12 14 (23.73%) Bugzilla
12 14 (23.73%) NUnit
12 14 (23.73%) Microsoft Enterprise Library

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 21 (35.59%) IIS
2 14 (23.73%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (16.95%) SharePoint
4 7 (11.86%) Apache
5 6 (10.17%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.39%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.69%) CMS
7 1 (1.69%) Drupal
7 1 (1.69%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.69%) nginx
7 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.69%) Lync
7 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
3 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (25.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 43 (72.88%) PaaS
2 32 (54.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (42.37%) SaaS
4 11 (18.64%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (18.64%) Office 365
5 3 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (5.08%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (5.08%) Heroku
6 2 (3.39%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.69%) Joyent
7 1 (1.69%) Route 53
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.69%) ElastiCache
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.56%) Firewall
2 7 (11.86%) VPN
3 6 (10.17%) Wireless
3 6 (10.17%) Network Security
3 6 (10.17%) OpenLDAP
3 6 (10.17%) LDAP
4 5 (8.47%) SAN
5 4 (6.78%) DNS
6 2 (3.39%) DHCP
7 1 (1.69%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.69%) LAN
7 1 (1.69%) WAN
7 1 (1.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (44.07%) SQL Server
2 16 (27.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (23.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (11.86%) MySQL
5 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.39%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (3.39%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.69%) Redis
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (25.42%) JIRA
2 14 (23.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (23.73%) Bugzilla
2 14 (23.73%) NUnit
3 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (22.03%) Finance
2 11 (18.64%) Telecoms
3 7 (11.86%) Banking
3 7 (11.86%) Marketing
4 4 (6.78%) Local Government
4 4 (6.78%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.78%) Electronics
5 2 (3.39%) Advertising
5 2 (3.39%) Publishing
6 1 (1.69%) Retail
6 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Architect
2 14 (23.73%) Developer
2 14 (23.73%) BizTalk Developer
3 8 (13.56%) Cloud Architect
3 8 (13.56%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (13.56%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (11.86%) Senior Developer
4 7 (11.86%) Consultant
4 7 (11.86%) Senior BizTalk Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (8.47%) Designer
6 5 (8.47%) Solutions Designer
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Architect
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
9 2 (3.39%) Technical Leader
9 2 (3.39%) IT Architect
9 2 (3.39%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.39%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (38.98%) Web Services
2 14 (23.73%) XML
2 14 (23.73%) XSD
2 14 (23.73%) XSL
2 14 (23.73%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 14 (23.73%) WCF
3 6 (10.17%) .NET
4 5 (8.47%) COM
5 3 (5.08%) SAML
5 3 (5.08%) LAMP
6 1 (1.69%) SOAP
6 1 (1.69%) J2EE
6 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.69%) RESTful
6 1 (1.69%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Open Source
2 7 (11.86%) Replication
3 4 (6.78%) DTV
4 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.39%) PMI
4 2 (3.39%) Firmware
4 2 (3.39%) Video on Demand
4 2 (3.39%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.69%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.69%) AS400
5 1 (1.69%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.69%) PKI
5 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.69%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 38 (64.41%) Windows
2 15 (25.42%) Linux
3 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.78%) UNIX
5 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.39%) AIX
6 2 (3.39%) Solaris
6 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) CRM
2 14 (23.73%) OOP
2 14 (23.73%) OO
2 14 (23.73%) EAI
2 14 (23.73%) Data Modelling
2 14 (23.73%) OOD
2 14 (23.73%) SOA
2 14 (23.73%) Refactoring
2 14 (23.73%) Unit Testing
3 12 (20.34%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (18.64%) TOGAF
5 10 (16.95%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (13.56%) Infrastructure Management
6 8 (13.56%) Migration
6 8 (13.56%) ITIL
6 8 (13.56%) Project Management
7 6 (10.17%) Change Management
7 6 (10.17%) Zachman Framework
8 5 (8.47%) Service Delivery
8 5 (8.47%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.73%) C#
1 14 (23.73%) SQL
2 3 (5.08%) Java
2 3 (5.08%) PHP
2 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.39%) C
3 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.39%) Ruby
4 1 (1.69%) Python
4 1 (1.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (6.78%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.39%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.39%) MCP
3 2 (3.39%) MCSE
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.39%) MCTS
3 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) VCP4
3 2 (3.39%) VCP5
4 1 (1.69%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
1 2 (3.39%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (23.73%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (23.73%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.47%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.08%) ISA Server
3 3 (5.08%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (5.08%) UAG
3 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (3.39%) XenApp
5 1 (1.69%) vSphere
5 1 (1.69%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) SCOM
2 5 (8.47%) Puppet
3 4 (6.78%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.78%) SCCM
4 2 (3.39%) CFEngine
5 1 (1.69%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.69%) logstash
5 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.69%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 27 (45.76%) Microsoft
2 18 (30.51%) VMware
3 7 (11.86%) Citrix
3 7 (11.86%) Oracle
4 5 (8.47%) SAP
5 4 (6.78%) Cisco
5 4 (6.78%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.08%) IBM
6 3 (5.08%) HP
7 2 (3.39%) EMC
7 2 (3.39%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.69%) SoftLayer
8 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.69%) Symantec
8 1 (1.69%) CommVault
8 1 (1.69%) NetApp
8 1 (1.69%) Adobe
8 1 (1.69%) JBoss
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