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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 275 296 297
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +1
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 34 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.095% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.06% 2.54% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 31 9 6
Average salary £67,500 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £76,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -16.66%
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
561 393 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.47% 3.74% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 511 342 287
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 26 January 2015.

IaaS Salary Histogram in the City of London

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 23 (42.59%) SaaS
2 22 (40.74%) Windows
3 21 (38.89%) PaaS
3 21 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
5 18 (33.33%) Firewall
5 18 (33.33%) Migration
5 18 (33.33%) Lync
6 16 (29.63%) Active Directory
7 15 (27.78%) SAP
7 15 (27.78%) Finance
7 15 (27.78%) Office 365
8 14 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (22.22%) MS Exchange
9 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2013
11 10 (18.52%) MS Office
11 10 (18.52%) Telecoms
11 10 (18.52%) Programme Management
12 9 (16.67%) VMware
12 9 (16.67%) Marketing
12 9 (16.67%) Degree
12 9 (16.67%) Wireless
12 9 (16.67%) Web Services
12 9 (16.67%) Cisco
12 9 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
13 8 (14.81%) SSL
13 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
13 8 (14.81%) Linux
13 8 (14.81%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 18 (33.33%) Lync
2 12 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 11 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (14.81%) Office Communications Server
5 7 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (11.11%) IIS
6 6 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (9.26%) IBM Notes
8 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
8 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (5.56%) Apache
10 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
10 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
11 1 (1.85%) Drupal
11 1 (1.85%) GlassFish
11 1 (1.85%) JBoss
11 1 (1.85%) CMS
11 1 (1.85%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (18.52%) MS Office
2 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (14.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (9.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (42.59%) SaaS
2 21 (38.89%) PaaS
2 21 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (27.78%) Office 365
4 5 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.85%) Force.com
6 1 (1.85%) SoftLayer
6 1 (1.85%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.33%) Firewall
2 9 (16.67%) Wireless
3 8 (14.81%) DNS
3 8 (14.81%) SSL
4 7 (12.96%) LAN
4 7 (12.96%) WAN
4 7 (12.96%) MPLS
4 7 (12.96%) VPN
5 6 (11.11%) xDSL
5 6 (11.11%) WAAS
5 6 (11.11%) Unified Communications
5 6 (11.11%) Ethernet
5 6 (11.11%) OSPF
5 6 (11.11%) BGP
5 6 (11.11%) EIGRP
5 6 (11.11%) IPsec
5 6 (11.11%) VLAN
6 5 (9.26%) SAN
7 4 (7.41%) Internet
7 4 (7.41%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.85%) Big Data
3 1 (1.85%) DB2
3 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) JIRA
2 4 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.56%) Bugzilla
3 3 (5.56%) NUnit
4 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (27.78%) Finance
2 10 (18.52%) Telecoms
3 9 (16.67%) Marketing
4 8 (14.81%) Electronics
4 8 (14.81%) Manufacturing
5 4 (7.41%) Publishing
6 3 (5.56%) Banking
7 1 (1.85%) Advertising
7 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (35.19%) Consultant
2 17 (31.48%) Senior Consultant
3 16 (29.63%) Architect
4 6 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (11.11%) Sales Consultant
4 6 (11.11%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 6 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
4 6 (11.11%) Senior Sales Consultant
5 5 (9.26%) Technical Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Implementation Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Implementation Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Messaging Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) BizTalk Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Principal Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) Web Services
2 6 (11.11%) .NET
2 6 (11.11%) XMPP
3 5 (9.26%) XML
4 4 (7.41%) J2EE
4 4 (7.41%) WCF
5 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 3 (5.56%) JSON
5 3 (5.56%) XSD
5 3 (5.56%) XSL
5 3 (5.56%) SAML
6 2 (3.70%) Middleware
6 2 (3.70%) JMX
6 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.70%) COM
6 2 (3.70%) SOAP
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (3.70%) REST
7 1 (1.85%) Visualforce
7 1 (1.85%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.81%) DTV
3 4 (7.41%) FMCG
3 4 (7.41%) Open Source
3 4 (7.41%) Digital Media
4 3 (5.56%) Replication
5 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.70%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.85%) Social Media
6 1 (1.85%) CMDB
6 1 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.74%) Windows
2 8 (14.81%) Linux
3 4 (7.41%) UNIX
4 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) Migration
2 14 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (18.52%) Programme Management
4 9 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 8 (14.81%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (14.81%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (12.96%) CRM
7 6 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
8 5 (9.26%) Network Management
9 4 (7.41%) DevOps
9 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (7.41%) ITIL
9 4 (7.41%) BPR
9 4 (7.41%) Project Management
9 4 (7.41%) Regression Testing
9 4 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (7.41%) Business Development
9 4 (7.41%) TOGAF
9 4 (7.41%) SOA
10 3 (5.56%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.96%) PowerShell
2 6 (11.11%) Java
3 5 (9.26%) SQL
4 4 (7.41%) PHP
4 4 (7.41%) C#
5 3 (5.56%) Python
5 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.70%) Ruby
6 2 (3.70%) C
6 2 (3.70%) C++
6 2 (3.70%) Perl
7 1 (1.85%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
2 8 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (12.96%) CCNP
4 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.56%) MCP
5 3 (5.56%) MCSE
5 3 (5.56%) MCTS
6 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.85%) PMP
7 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.85%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.85%) CCNA
7 1 (1.85%) CISSP
7 1 (1.85%) VCP4
7 1 (1.85%) VCP5
7 1 (1.85%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (29.63%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.26%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (5.56%) UAG
4 3 (5.56%) ISA Server
4 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.85%) Xen
5 1 (1.85%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.56%) SCCM
2 3 (5.56%) SCOM
2 3 (5.56%) Puppet
3 2 (3.70%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (3.70%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco LMS
4 1 (1.85%) CFEngine
4 1 (1.85%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
2 15 (27.78%) SAP
3 9 (16.67%) Cisco
3 9 (16.67%) VMware
4 7 (12.96%) Juniper
5 6 (11.11%) Riverbed
5 6 (11.11%) Oracle
5 6 (11.11%) Ipanema Technologies
6 5 (9.26%) Lotus
7 3 (5.56%) HP
7 3 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (3.70%) TIBCO
8 2 (3.70%) Citrix
8 2 (3.70%) IBM
8 2 (3.70%) Siebel
9 1 (1.85%) Adobe
9 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.85%) Apple
9 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.85%) Rackspace
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday / Bonus / Home Working
Posted: 17 hours ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
People Source
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits / Home Working / Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 25% Bonus plus excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 25% Bonus & excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £80000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 18 days ago