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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 275 316 315
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -1
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 32 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.20% 0.075%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.24% 3.79% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 28 22 7
Average salary £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- -13.04%
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
755 660 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.17% 5.24% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 651 547 398
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £71,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 31 (46.97%) PaaS
2 25 (37.88%) Firewall
3 24 (36.36%) SaaS
4 23 (34.85%) Lync
5 22 (33.33%) Office 365
5 22 (33.33%) Degree
6 21 (31.82%) Finance
6 21 (31.82%) Windows
7 20 (30.30%) Linux
7 20 (30.30%) Microsoft
7 20 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
8 19 (28.79%) Migration
8 19 (28.79%) SAP
9 17 (25.76%) Active Directory
9 17 (25.76%) Python
9 17 (25.76%) VMware
10 15 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (22.73%) Oracle
11 14 (21.21%) Cisco
11 14 (21.21%) UNIX
11 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
11 14 (21.21%) MS Exchange
11 14 (21.21%) DevOps
12 13 (19.70%) Bash Shell
12 13 (19.70%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (18.18%) WAN
13 12 (18.18%) Java
13 12 (18.18%) C++
13 12 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (18.18%) Programme Management

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 23 (34.85%) Lync
2 14 (21.21%) MS Exchange
3 12 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (12.12%) Office Communications Server
5 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (10.61%) Apache
6 6 (9.09%) Node.js
7 4 (6.06%) OpenStack
7 4 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (6.06%) IBM Notes
8 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
8 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
8 3 (4.55%) JBoss
8 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (3.03%) nginx
9 2 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (3.03%) Apache Spark
9 2 (3.03%) IIS
9 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
10 1 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 9 (13.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (15.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 31 (46.97%) PaaS
2 24 (36.36%) SaaS
3 22 (33.33%) Office 365
4 20 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (13.64%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (6.06%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (3.03%) Sumo Logic
8 2 (3.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (3.03%) Route 53
8 2 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (3.03%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.52%) Force.com
9 1 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 25 (37.88%) Firewall
2 12 (18.18%) WAN
3 11 (16.67%) LAN
4 10 (15.15%) DNS
5 9 (13.64%) SSL
5 9 (13.64%) MPLS
5 9 (13.64%) Wireless
6 8 (12.12%) IPsec
6 8 (12.12%) VLAN
6 8 (12.12%) xDSL
6 8 (12.12%) WAAS
6 8 (12.12%) Unified Communications
6 8 (12.12%) Spanning Tree
6 8 (12.12%) OSPF
6 8 (12.12%) BGP
6 8 (12.12%) EIGRP
6 8 (12.12%) VPN
6 8 (12.12%) Internet
6 8 (12.12%) Ethernet
7 5 (7.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) MySQL
1 7 (10.61%) Relational Database
2 6 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 6 (9.09%) Redis
3 4 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.06%) DB2
3 4 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.55%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.03%) SimpleDB
5 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.03%) HBase
5 2 (3.03%) Couchbase
5 2 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.52%) Big Data
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.06%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.06%) Grunt
2 4 (6.06%) Maven
3 2 (3.03%) JIRA
3 2 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.03%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.52%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.52%) NUnit
General
1 21 (31.82%) Finance
2 12 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 10 (15.15%) Marketing
3 10 (15.15%) Electronics
3 10 (15.15%) Manufacturing
3 10 (15.15%) Banking
4 2 (3.03%) Retail
4 2 (3.03%) Advertising
4 2 (3.03%) Legal
5 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (33.33%) Architect
2 18 (27.27%) Consultant
3 15 (22.73%) Senior Consultant
4 9 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (13.64%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 7 (10.61%) Sales Consultant
5 7 (10.61%) Senior Sales Consultant
6 6 (9.09%) Technical Architect
6 6 (9.09%) Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 5 (7.58%) Java Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Cloud Architect
7 5 (7.58%) Office 365 Architect
8 4 (6.06%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
8 4 (6.06%) Messaging Consultant
8 4 (6.06%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Manager
9 3 (4.55%) Implementation Consultant
9 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.15%) Web Services
2 8 (12.12%) JMX
2 8 (12.12%) XMPP
3 6 (9.09%) CSS
3 6 (9.09%) HTML
3 6 (9.09%) J2EE
4 5 (7.58%) XML
4 5 (7.58%) Middleware
4 5 (7.58%) jQuery
5 4 (6.06%) HTML5
5 4 (6.06%) CSS3
5 4 (6.06%) AngularJS
5 4 (6.06%) SAML
6 3 (4.55%) XSL
6 3 (4.55%) SOAP
6 3 (4.55%) .NET
7 2 (3.03%) Flash
7 2 (3.03%) XHTML
7 2 (3.03%) POSIX
7 2 (3.03%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) DTV
1 10 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.12%) Computer Science
3 7 (10.61%) Private Cloud
4 6 (9.09%) Clustering
5 5 (7.58%) Replication
6 4 (6.06%) FMCG
7 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
8 2 (3.03%) Open Source
8 2 (3.03%) Hedge funds
8 2 (3.03%) User Experience
8 2 (3.03%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.52%) PMI
9 1 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.52%) CMDB
9 1 (1.52%) Social Network
9 1 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.82%) Windows
2 20 (30.30%) Linux
3 14 (21.21%) UNIX
4 4 (6.06%) CoreOS
4 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) Migration
2 14 (21.21%) DevOps
3 13 (19.70%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (18.18%) Programme Management
5 10 (15.15%) Regression Testing
5 10 (15.15%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (15.15%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (13.64%) Mobile Device Management
6 9 (13.64%) TDD
7 8 (12.12%) Software Engineering
7 8 (12.12%) Benchmarking
7 8 (12.12%) Low Latency
7 8 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (12.12%) Mentoring
7 8 (12.12%) Coaching
7 8 (12.12%) WAN Optimisation
7 8 (12.12%) Software Delivery
8 7 (10.61%) Network Management
8 7 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (9.09%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.76%) Python
2 13 (19.70%) Bash Shell
3 12 (18.18%) C++
3 12 (18.18%) Java
4 10 (15.15%) C
4 10 (15.15%) Perl
5 9 (13.64%) PHP
5 9 (13.64%) Ruby
6 7 (10.61%) JavaScript
7 6 (9.09%) C#
8 5 (7.58%) PowerShell
9 4 (6.06%) Scala
9 4 (6.06%) Go
10 3 (4.55%) SQL
11 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.52%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 22 (33.33%) Degree
2 9 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (12.12%) CCNP
4 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.06%) MCP
5 4 (6.06%) MCSE
5 4 (6.06%) MCTS
6 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.52%) CISSP
7 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.52%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.12%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 17 (25.76%) Active Directory
2 15 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (12.12%) Hyper-V
4 6 (9.09%) ISA Server
4 6 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
4 6 (9.09%) UAG
4 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (6.06%) Docker
5 4 (6.06%) VirtualBox
5 4 (6.06%) Xen
6 2 (3.03%) vSphere
6 2 (3.03%) Apache Flume
6 2 (3.03%) HDFS
7 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (13.64%) Puppet
3 8 (12.12%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (6.06%) Ansible
4 4 (6.06%) Vagrant
4 4 (6.06%) Salt
4 4 (6.06%) SCCM
4 4 (6.06%) SCOM
4 4 (6.06%) Kubernetes
5 3 (4.55%) Tivoli
5 3 (4.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (3.03%) Graylog
6 2 (3.03%) Linux-HA
6 2 (3.03%) logstash
6 2 (3.03%) Nagios
6 2 (3.03%) ZABBIX
6 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (3.03%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.52%) Windows Intune
7 1 (1.52%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 20 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 19 (28.79%) SAP
3 17 (25.76%) VMware
4 15 (22.73%) Oracle
5 14 (21.21%) Cisco
6 8 (12.12%) Juniper
6 8 (12.12%) Riverbed
6 8 (12.12%) Ipanema Technologies
7 4 (6.06%) Citrix
7 4 (6.06%) Rackspace
7 4 (6.06%) SaltStack
7 4 (6.06%) Google
7 4 (6.06%) Lotus
8 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (3.03%) TIBCO
9 2 (3.03%) PlateSpin
9 2 (3.03%) WatchGuard
9 2 (3.03%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (3.03%) HP
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Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + bonus,pension,25 days a/l, healthcare
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £60000 - £72000 per annum + Bonus plus other.
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salt
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Package & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Venturi
Salary: £6000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 8 days ago