The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 305 309 305
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 26 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.64% 5.48% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 16
Average salary £65,000 £75,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £54,125 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-16.85% +27.35%
Cloud Services Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
560 365 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.52% 3.04% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 464 328 305
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,400 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
IaaS
London

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 37 (75.51%) PaaS
2 34 (69.39%) Windows
3 24 (48.98%) Microsoft
4 23 (46.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (38.78%) SQL Server
5 19 (38.78%) SaaS
6 18 (36.73%) VMware
7 15 (30.61%) Web Services
8 14 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (26.53%) Finance
10 12 (24.49%) IIS
10 12 (24.49%) Linux
10 12 (24.49%) CRM
11 11 (22.45%) SOA
12 10 (20.41%) EAI
12 10 (20.41%) Data Modelling
12 10 (20.41%) OOD
12 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
12 10 (20.41%) OOP
12 10 (20.41%) OO
12 10 (20.41%) XML
12 10 (20.41%) XSD
12 10 (20.41%) XSL
12 10 (20.41%) C#
12 10 (20.41%) Bugzilla
12 10 (20.41%) NUnit
12 10 (20.41%) BizTalk Server
12 10 (20.41%) Unit Testing
12 10 (20.41%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 12 (24.49%) IIS
2 10 (20.41%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.08%) Apache
4 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.08%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.04%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (8.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (75.51%) PaaS
2 23 (46.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (38.78%) SaaS
4 7 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (14.29%) Office 365
5 3 (6.12%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (4.08%) Amazon S3
6 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (4.08%) Heroku
7 1 (2.04%) Joyent
7 1 (2.04%) Route 53
7 1 (2.04%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (2.04%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) SAN
2 4 (8.16%) DNS
2 4 (8.16%) Firewall
3 3 (6.12%) Network Security
3 3 (6.12%) WAN
3 3 (6.12%) LAN
3 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.12%) VPN
4 2 (4.08%) DHCP
4 2 (4.08%) Ethernet
4 2 (4.08%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (4.08%) WAAS
4 2 (4.08%) LDAP
4 2 (4.08%) MPLS
4 2 (4.08%) Wireless
5 1 (2.04%) Junos
5 1 (2.04%) Kerberos
5 1 (2.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.78%) SQL Server
2 14 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (20.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.08%) MySQL
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (4.08%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (4.08%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.04%) Redis
6 1 (2.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Bugzilla
1 10 (20.41%) NUnit
1 10 (20.41%) JIRA
1 10 (20.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (26.53%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 7 (14.29%) Banking
3 6 (12.24%) Marketing
4 4 (8.16%) Local Government
4 4 (8.16%) Manufacturing
4 4 (8.16%) Electronics
5 2 (4.08%) Law
6 1 (2.04%) Advertising
6 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Architect
2 10 (20.41%) Developer
2 10 (20.41%) BizTalk Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (16.33%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Senior BizTalk Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Designer
5 5 (10.20%) Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Solutions Designer
6 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Cloud Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (6.12%) IT Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Technical Leader
8 2 (4.08%) Lead Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.61%) Web Services
2 10 (20.41%) XML
2 10 (20.41%) XSD
2 10 (20.41%) XSL
2 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 10 (20.41%) WCF
3 3 (6.12%) SAML
4 2 (4.08%) LAMP
5 1 (2.04%) RESTful
5 1 (2.04%) Memcached
5 1 (2.04%) .NET
5 1 (2.04%) COM
5 1 (2.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Replication
2 4 (8.16%) DTV
2 4 (8.16%) Open Source
3 2 (4.08%) Video on Demand
3 2 (4.08%) Celerra
3 2 (4.08%) iSeries
3 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) AS400
3 2 (4.08%) PMI
3 2 (4.08%) Firmware
3 2 (4.08%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.04%) E-Learning
4 1 (2.04%) PKI
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.04%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 34 (69.39%) Windows
2 12 (24.49%) Linux
3 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (12.24%) UNIX
5 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.12%) Windows 8
6 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.08%) Solaris
7 2 (4.08%) AIX
8 1 (2.04%) HPUX
8 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) CRM
2 11 (22.45%) SOA
3 10 (20.41%) EAI
3 10 (20.41%) Data Modelling
3 10 (20.41%) OOD
3 10 (20.41%) OOP
3 10 (20.41%) OO
3 10 (20.41%) Refactoring
3 10 (20.41%) Unit Testing
4 8 (16.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (16.33%) TOGAF
4 8 (16.33%) Project Management
5 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (14.29%) ITIL
6 6 (12.24%) Change Management
6 6 (12.24%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
7 5 (10.20%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (8.16%) Capacity Management
8 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) C#
2 8 (16.33%) SQL
3 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.08%) Ruby
5 2 (4.08%) C
6 1 (2.04%) Python
6 1 (2.04%) Java
6 1 (2.04%) Perl
6 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (10.20%) Degree
3 4 (8.16%) MCSE
3 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.08%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.08%) CCNA
4 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.08%) MCTS
4 2 (4.08%) MCITP
4 2 (4.08%) VCP4
4 2 (4.08%) VCP5
4 2 (4.08%) MCP
5 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
1 2 (4.08%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
3 8 (16.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.12%) ISA Server
4 3 (6.12%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (6.12%) UAG
4 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.08%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (4.08%) vSphere
5 2 (4.08%) XenApp
6 1 (2.04%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) SCOM
2 4 (8.16%) SCCM
3 3 (6.12%) Puppet
4 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.04%) SCOrch
5 1 (2.04%) logstash
5 1 (2.04%) CFEngine
5 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.04%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (2.04%) Capistrano
5 1 (2.04%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 24 (48.98%) Microsoft
2 18 (36.73%) VMware
3 7 (14.29%) Citrix
4 5 (10.20%) Cisco
5 4 (8.16%) Oracle
5 4 (8.16%) SAP
5 4 (8.16%) EMC
6 3 (6.12%) HP
6 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.08%) Riverbed
7 2 (4.08%) Foundry
7 2 (4.08%) IBM
8 1 (2.04%) Avaya
8 1 (2.04%) Juniper
8 1 (2.04%) CommVault
8 1 (2.04%) NetApp
8 1 (2.04%) Rackspace
8 1 (2.04%) MobileIron
8 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.04%) Symantec
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 15 days ago
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Posted: 15 days ago