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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 270 296 311
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +15
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 33 32 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.27% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.10% 4.61% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 32 27 10
Average salary £70,000 £57,500 £78,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £43,400 £75,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,650 £68,500 £93,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+13.86% -8.18%
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
804 694 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.31% 5.92% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 673 556 390
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 35 (57.38%) VMware
2 32 (52.46%) Linux
3 31 (50.82%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (44.26%) PaaS
5 24 (39.34%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (37.70%) Microsoft Azure
7 19 (31.15%) Bash Shell
7 19 (31.15%) Python
8 18 (29.51%) Git (software)
9 17 (27.87%) Maven
9 17 (27.87%) Puppet
9 17 (27.87%) Jenkins
9 17 (27.87%) Vagrant
9 17 (27.87%) Ansible
9 17 (27.87%) DevOps
10 16 (26.23%) SaaS
11 15 (24.59%) ZABBIX
11 15 (24.59%) Nagios
11 15 (24.59%) UNIX
11 15 (24.59%) Perl
12 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
12 13 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (21.31%) Groovy
12 13 (21.31%) Ubuntu
12 13 (21.31%) Bourne shell
12 13 (21.31%) Sensu
13 12 (19.67%) Private Cloud
13 12 (19.67%) Firewall
14 11 (18.03%) Finance
14 11 (18.03%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (9.84%) Node.js
2 5 (8.20%) OpenStack
2 5 (8.20%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.56%) IIS
3 4 (6.56%) Apache
3 4 (6.56%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.92%) Lync
5 2 (3.28%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.64%) JBoss
6 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 31 (50.82%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (44.26%) PaaS
3 23 (37.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (26.23%) SaaS
5 7 (11.48%) Office 365
6 6 (9.84%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (3.28%) Sumo Logic
7 2 (3.28%) Google App Engine
8 1 (1.64%) Heroku
8 1 (1.64%) Google Apps
8 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.67%) Firewall
2 6 (9.84%) Network Security
3 5 (8.20%) VPN
4 4 (6.56%) DNS
4 4 (6.56%) HTTP
5 3 (4.92%) Internet
6 2 (3.28%) WAN
6 2 (3.28%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.28%) LDAP
6 2 (3.28%) SSL
6 2 (3.28%) SAN
7 1 (1.64%) LAN
7 1 (1.64%) NAS
7 1 (1.64%) Junos
7 1 (1.64%) OpenVPN
7 1 (1.64%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) MySQL
1 8 (13.11%) Big Data
2 7 (11.48%) MongoDB
2 7 (11.48%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (11.48%) NoSQL
3 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (6.56%) HBase
4 4 (6.56%) Redis
5 3 (4.92%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.28%) DB2
7 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.64%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (29.51%) Git (software)
2 17 (27.87%) Maven
2 17 (27.87%) Jenkins
3 5 (8.20%) Grunt
4 3 (4.92%) Subversion
5 1 (1.64%) Jasmine
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Advertising
2 4 (6.56%) Banking
3 3 (4.92%) Legal
4 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.64%) Front Office
4 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (29.51%) Architect
2 9 (14.75%) Developer
2 9 (14.75%) Cloud Architect
3 7 (11.48%) Java Developer
4 5 (8.20%) Administrator
4 5 (8.20%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (8.20%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (8.20%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (8.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (6.56%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Programmer
5 4 (6.56%) Consultant
5 4 (6.56%) Java Programmer
6 3 (4.92%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Environment Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Test Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Test Environment Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Junior Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.28%) Virtualisation Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Platform Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.31%) Sensu
2 6 (9.84%) CSS
2 6 (9.84%) Web Services
2 6 (9.84%) HTML
3 5 (8.20%) HTML5
3 5 (8.20%) AngularJS
4 4 (6.56%) Spring Boot
4 4 (6.56%) Spring
4 4 (6.56%) jQuery
4 4 (6.56%) CSS3
5 2 (3.28%) WebSockets
5 2 (3.28%) Backbone.js
5 2 (3.28%) Middleware
5 2 (3.28%) JMX
6 1 (1.64%) COM
6 1 (1.64%) XML
6 1 (1.64%) DOM
6 1 (1.64%) XML Schema
6 1 (1.64%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Private Cloud
2 10 (16.39%) Data Centre
3 8 (13.11%) Hybrid Cloud
3 8 (13.11%) Replication
4 7 (11.48%) Public Cloud
5 4 (6.56%) Streaming Media
6 3 (4.92%) Clustering
7 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.64%) Social Network
8 1 (1.64%) User Experience
8 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.64%) PKI
8 1 (1.64%) PMI
8 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.64%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 32 (52.46%) Linux
2 15 (24.59%) UNIX
3 13 (21.31%) Ubuntu
4 11 (18.03%) Windows
5 4 (6.56%) CoreOS
6 1 (1.64%) Android
6 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) DevOps
2 13 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (13.11%) TDD
3 8 (13.11%) ITIL
3 8 (13.11%) Migration
4 6 (9.84%) Project Management
4 6 (9.84%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (8.20%) CRM
5 5 (8.20%) TOGAF
6 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
6 4 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (6.56%) BDD
6 4 (6.56%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (4.92%) SIEM
7 3 (4.92%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.92%) Zachman Framework
7 3 (4.92%) Coaching
7 3 (4.92%) Time Management
7 3 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.15%) Python
1 19 (31.15%) Bash Shell
2 15 (24.59%) Perl
3 13 (21.31%) Bourne shell
3 13 (21.31%) Groovy
4 10 (16.39%) SQL
4 10 (16.39%) Java
5 6 (9.84%) C++
6 5 (8.20%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.20%) C#
7 4 (6.56%) PHP
7 4 (6.56%) Scala
7 4 (6.56%) Ruby
7 4 (6.56%) Go
8 2 (3.28%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.28%) CCNP
3 2 (3.28%) CCNA
3 2 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.64%) CEH
4 1 (1.64%) CCDP
4 1 (1.64%) CISSP
4 1 (1.64%) JNCIS
4 1 (1.64%) MCSE
4 1 (1.64%) CCSP
4 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.64%) COBIT
2 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (39.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (14.75%) Xen
2 9 (14.75%) Docker
3 8 (13.11%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.20%) vSphere
4 5 (8.20%) Active Directory
5 4 (6.56%) VirtualBox
6 3 (4.92%) vCloud
7 2 (3.28%) HDFS
8 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.64%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.64%) Snort
8 1 (1.64%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.64%) UAG
8 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (27.87%) Puppet
1 17 (27.87%) Vagrant
1 17 (27.87%) Ansible
2 15 (24.59%) Nagios
2 15 (24.59%) ZABBIX
3 6 (9.84%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (6.56%) Salt
4 4 (6.56%) Kubernetes
5 2 (3.28%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (1.64%) OSSEC
6 1 (1.64%) Nessus
6 1 (1.64%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 35 (57.38%) VMware
2 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
3 9 (14.75%) Oracle
4 7 (11.48%) Google
5 6 (9.84%) Red Hat
6 5 (8.20%) Cisco
6 5 (8.20%) Rackspace
7 4 (6.56%) SaltStack
7 4 (6.56%) PlateSpin
8 3 (4.92%) Veeam
9 2 (3.28%) Splunk
9 2 (3.28%) New Relic
9 2 (3.28%) NetApp
9 2 (3.28%) HP
9 2 (3.28%) SAP
9 2 (3.28%) EMC
9 2 (3.28%) Citrix
9 2 (3.28%) Juniper
10 1 (1.64%) BMC
10 1 (1.64%) CA
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Package + Car
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Unparalleled Package, Business Shares
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago