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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 269 309 312
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +3
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 39 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.98% 3.59% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 38 20 15
Average salary £70,000 £60,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £51,350 £62,600
10% offered a salary of more than £76,950 £70,000 £81,500
UK excluding London average salary £58,250 £46,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+25.94% -15.90%
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
783 696 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.51% 5.62% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 662 555 412
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 37 (52.11%) Linux
2 36 (50.70%) VMware
3 34 (47.89%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (46.48%) PaaS
5 28 (39.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 26 (36.62%) Python
7 25 (35.21%) Microsoft Azure
8 22 (30.99%) SaaS
8 22 (30.99%) Bash Shell
8 22 (30.99%) UNIX
8 22 (30.99%) DevOps
9 21 (29.58%) Puppet
10 20 (28.17%) Perl
10 20 (28.17%) Git (software)
11 17 (23.94%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (23.94%) Maven
11 17 (23.94%) Jenkins
11 17 (23.94%) Vagrant
11 17 (23.94%) Ansible
12 16 (22.54%) Firewall
13 15 (21.13%) Finance
13 15 (21.13%) Nagios
13 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
13 15 (21.13%) ZABBIX
14 14 (19.72%) Degree
14 14 (19.72%) Windows
15 13 (18.31%) Java
15 13 (18.31%) Oracle
15 13 (18.31%) Ubuntu
15 13 (18.31%) Groovy

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (11.27%) Apache
1 8 (11.27%) Node.js
2 7 (9.86%) Lync
3 6 (8.45%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.04%) OpenStack
5 4 (5.63%) IIS
6 3 (4.23%) JBoss
6 3 (4.23%) MS Exchange
6 3 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.82%) Apache Spark
7 2 (2.82%) nginx
8 1 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (14.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 34 (47.89%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (46.48%) PaaS
3 25 (35.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (30.99%) SaaS
5 10 (14.08%) Office 365
6 6 (8.45%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (2.82%) Sumo Logic
7 2 (2.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (2.82%) Route 53
7 2 (2.82%) Google App Engine
7 2 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.82%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.41%) Heroku
8 1 (1.41%) Google Apps
8 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.54%) Firewall
2 7 (9.86%) VPN
2 7 (9.86%) Network Security
3 6 (8.45%) Internet
4 5 (7.04%) WAN
4 5 (7.04%) HTTP
4 5 (7.04%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.63%) LAN
6 3 (4.23%) DNS
6 3 (4.23%) SSL
6 3 (4.23%) SAN
7 2 (2.82%) LDAP
7 2 (2.82%) Ethernet
7 2 (2.82%) MPLS
7 2 (2.82%) OSPF
7 2 (2.82%) BGP
7 2 (2.82%) EIGRP
7 2 (2.82%) Wireless
7 2 (2.82%) IPsec
7 2 (2.82%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) MySQL
2 8 (11.27%) MongoDB
2 8 (11.27%) NoSQL
3 7 (9.86%) Big Data
3 7 (9.86%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.45%) Redis
4 6 (8.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
6 4 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (4.23%) Hadoop
7 3 (4.23%) DB2
7 3 (4.23%) RDBMS
7 3 (4.23%) HBase
8 2 (2.82%) Couchbase
8 2 (2.82%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (2.82%) SimpleDB
9 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.41%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 20 (28.17%) Git (software)
2 17 (23.94%) Maven
2 17 (23.94%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.04%) Grunt
4 2 (2.82%) Subversion
4 2 (2.82%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.41%) Jasmine
General
1 15 (21.13%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Banking
3 6 (8.45%) Advertising
4 5 (7.04%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.63%) Legal
6 3 (4.23%) Manufacturing
6 3 (4.23%) Electronics
6 3 (4.23%) Marketing
7 2 (2.82%) Retail
8 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.41%) Front Office
8 1 (1.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (26.76%) Architect
2 10 (14.08%) Developer
3 8 (11.27%) Java Developer
3 8 (11.27%) Cloud Architect
4 7 (9.86%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (9.86%) Consultant
5 6 (8.45%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (7.04%) Senior Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Programmer
7 4 (5.63%) Java Programmer
8 3 (4.23%) Administrator
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.23%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (4.23%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (4.23%) Platform Architect
9 2 (2.82%) Security Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.31%) Sensu
2 9 (12.68%) Web Services
3 8 (11.27%) HTML
3 8 (11.27%) CSS
4 5 (7.04%) JMX
4 5 (7.04%) AngularJS
4 5 (7.04%) HTML5
5 4 (5.63%) jQuery
5 4 (5.63%) CSS3
5 4 (5.63%) Spring Boot
5 4 (5.63%) Spring
6 3 (4.23%) XML
6 3 (4.23%) J2EE
6 3 (4.23%) Middleware
7 2 (2.82%) Backbone.js
7 2 (2.82%) SOAP
7 2 (2.82%) XSL
7 2 (2.82%) Flash
7 2 (2.82%) XHTML
7 2 (2.82%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Private Cloud
2 11 (15.49%) Data Centre
3 8 (11.27%) Replication
4 7 (9.86%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (9.86%) Public Cloud
5 6 (8.45%) Clustering
6 5 (7.04%) Computer Science
7 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
7 4 (5.63%) Streaming Media
8 3 (4.23%) DTV
8 3 (4.23%) User Experience
8 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (2.82%) Social Network
9 2 (2.82%) Hedge funds
10 1 (1.41%) PMI
10 1 (1.41%) PKI
10 1 (1.41%) EMC VNX
10 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (52.11%) Linux
2 22 (30.99%) UNIX
3 14 (19.72%) Windows
4 13 (18.31%) Ubuntu
5 4 (5.63%) CoreOS
6 3 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.41%) Android
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.99%) DevOps
2 17 (23.94%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (15.49%) TDD
4 10 (14.08%) Migration
5 9 (12.68%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (9.86%) ITIL
7 6 (8.45%) TOGAF
7 6 (8.45%) Software Engineering
7 6 (8.45%) Coaching
8 5 (7.04%) Mentoring
8 5 (7.04%) Software Delivery
8 5 (7.04%) Low Latency
8 5 (7.04%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (7.04%) BDD
8 5 (7.04%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (7.04%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (7.04%) CRM
8 5 (7.04%) Benchmarking
8 5 (7.04%) Project Management
8 5 (7.04%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (36.62%) Python
2 22 (30.99%) Bash Shell
3 20 (28.17%) Perl
4 13 (18.31%) Java
4 13 (18.31%) Bourne shell
4 13 (18.31%) Groovy
5 9 (12.68%) C++
5 9 (12.68%) SQL
6 8 (11.27%) PHP
6 8 (11.27%) Ruby
7 7 (9.86%) JavaScript
7 7 (9.86%) C
8 5 (7.04%) C#
9 4 (5.63%) Go
9 4 (5.63%) Scala
10 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (19.72%) Degree
2 4 (5.63%) CCNP
2 4 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.82%) CCNA
4 2 (2.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.82%) MCSE
4 2 (2.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.41%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.41%) MCTS
5 1 (1.41%) CCSP
5 1 (1.41%) MCP
5 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.41%) CCDP
5 1 (1.41%) CISSP
5 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.41%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.82%) QA
3 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.41%) COBIT
System Software
1 28 (39.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (14.08%) Hyper-V
3 9 (12.68%) Xen
3 9 (12.68%) Docker
4 7 (9.86%) Active Directory
5 5 (7.04%) vSphere
6 4 (5.63%) VirtualBox
7 3 (4.23%) vCloud
7 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (4.23%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (4.23%) UAG
7 3 (4.23%) ISA Server
8 2 (2.82%) Apache Flume
8 2 (2.82%) HDFS
9 1 (1.41%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.41%) Snort
9 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (29.58%) Puppet
2 17 (23.94%) Vagrant
2 17 (23.94%) Ansible
3 15 (21.13%) ZABBIX
3 15 (21.13%) Nagios
4 10 (14.08%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (7.04%) ITRS Geneos
6 4 (5.63%) Salt
6 4 (5.63%) Kubernetes
7 2 (2.82%) Graylog
7 2 (2.82%) Linux-HA
7 2 (2.82%) logstash
7 2 (2.82%) HAProxy
7 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.41%) Windows Intune
8 1 (1.41%) OSSEC
8 1 (1.41%) Nessus
8 1 (1.41%) SCCM
8 1 (1.41%) SCOM
8 1 (1.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 36 (50.70%) VMware
2 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
3 13 (18.31%) Oracle
4 10 (14.08%) Cisco
5 7 (9.86%) Google
6 6 (8.45%) SAP
6 6 (8.45%) Red Hat
7 5 (7.04%) Rackspace
8 4 (5.63%) SaltStack
8 4 (5.63%) PlateSpin
8 4 (5.63%) Juniper
8 4 (5.63%) HP
9 3 (4.23%) Veeam
9 3 (4.23%) Citrix
10 2 (2.82%) MobileIron
10 2 (2.82%) New Relic
10 2 (2.82%) Ipanema Technologies
10 2 (2.82%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.82%) Splunk
10 2 (2.82%) WatchGuard
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum 50% OTE (uncapped), Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent package, including stock available for the right
Posted: 5 days ago