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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 270 305 298
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -7
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 41 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.13% 0.046%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.67% 3.20% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 38 13 3
Average salary £68,125 £57,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.47% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £49,500 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,000 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.36%
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
615 438 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.94% 4.16% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 545 373 276
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 (41.82%) PaaS
2 22 (40.00%) Lync
3 21 (38.18%) SaaS
3 21 (38.18%) Windows
4 20 (36.36%) Firewall
5 18 (32.73%) Finance
6 17 (30.91%) Migration
6 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
6 17 (30.91%) SAP
6 17 (30.91%) Microsoft Azure
6 17 (30.91%) Degree
7 16 (29.09%) Active Directory
8 15 (27.27%) Office 365
9 14 (25.45%) MS Exchange
10 13 (23.64%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (23.64%) Cisco
10 13 (23.64%) Linux
11 12 (21.82%) UNIX
11 12 (21.82%) Telecoms
11 12 (21.82%) Programme Management
11 12 (21.82%) Exchange Server 2013
12 11 (20.00%) Python
13 10 (18.18%) WAN
13 10 (18.18%) LAN
13 10 (18.18%) Electronics
13 10 (18.18%) Manufacturing
13 10 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (18.18%) DTV
13 10 (18.18%) VMware
13 10 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 22 (40.00%) Lync
2 14 (25.45%) MS Exchange
3 12 (21.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (14.55%) Office Communications Server
5 7 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (7.27%) IBM Notes
6 4 (7.27%) Apache
6 4 (7.27%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (3.64%) JBoss
8 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
8 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
8 2 (3.64%) Node.js
8 2 (3.64%) nginx
8 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
1 9 (16.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (41.82%) PaaS
2 21 (38.18%) SaaS
3 17 (30.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (27.27%) Office 365
5 5 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (3.64%) Route 53
6 2 (3.64%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (3.64%) Amazon S3
6 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.82%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 20 (36.36%) Firewall
2 10 (18.18%) WAN
2 10 (18.18%) LAN
3 9 (16.36%) MPLS
3 9 (16.36%) Wireless
3 9 (16.36%) SSL
4 8 (14.55%) DNS
4 8 (14.55%) Ethernet
4 8 (14.55%) IPsec
4 8 (14.55%) OSPF
4 8 (14.55%) BGP
4 8 (14.55%) EIGRP
4 8 (14.55%) xDSL
4 8 (14.55%) WAAS
4 8 (14.55%) Unified Communications
4 8 (14.55%) VLAN
5 7 (12.73%) VPN
6 6 (10.91%) Internet
7 5 (9.09%) SAN
8 3 (5.45%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) Couchbase
2 2 (3.64%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (3.64%) Redis
2 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.64%) DB2
2 2 (3.64%) MySQL
2 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.64%) SimpleDB
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Mercurial
1 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.64%) JIRA
2 1 (1.82%) NUnit
2 1 (1.82%) Bugzilla
General
1 18 (32.73%) Finance
2 12 (21.82%) Telecoms
3 10 (18.18%) Electronics
3 10 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 10 (18.18%) Marketing
4 7 (12.73%) Banking
5 2 (3.64%) Advertising
5 2 (3.64%) Retail
6 1 (1.82%) Publishing
6 1 (1.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) Consultant
2 16 (29.09%) Architect
2 16 (29.09%) Senior Consultant
3 7 (12.73%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Senior Sales Consultant
3 7 (12.73%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 7 (12.73%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (12.73%) Sales Consultant
4 6 (10.91%) Technical Architect
5 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) Messaging Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Implementation Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Principal Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Implementation Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) XMPP
2 7 (12.73%) Web Services
3 6 (10.91%) J2EE
3 6 (10.91%) JMX
4 5 (9.09%) XML
5 4 (7.27%) SOAP
5 4 (7.27%) SAML
6 3 (5.45%) JSON
6 3 (5.45%) Middleware
6 3 (5.45%) XSL
6 3 (5.45%) .NET
7 2 (3.64%) HTML
7 2 (3.64%) CSS
7 2 (3.64%) WSDL
7 2 (3.64%) XHTML
7 2 (3.64%) Flash
7 2 (3.64%) POSIX
7 2 (3.64%) REST
7 2 (3.64%) Apache Axis
7 2 (3.64%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) DTV
1 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.27%) FMCG
3 4 (7.27%) Clustering
4 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.64%) User Experience
5 2 (3.64%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.82%) CMDB
6 1 (1.82%) Replication
6 1 (1.82%) Social Network
6 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.82%) Open Source
6 1 (1.82%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.18%) Windows
2 13 (23.64%) Linux
3 12 (21.82%) UNIX
4 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) Migration
2 13 (23.64%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (21.82%) Programme Management
4 10 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
4 10 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
4 10 (18.18%) DevOps
5 8 (14.55%) Regression Testing
5 8 (14.55%) WAN Optimisation
6 7 (12.73%) Low Latency
6 7 (12.73%) Network Management
6 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.91%) Benchmarking
7 6 (10.91%) Mentoring
7 6 (10.91%) Coaching
7 6 (10.91%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (9.09%) Information Security
8 5 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (9.09%) Business Development
8 5 (9.09%) TDD
9 4 (7.27%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.00%) Python
2 8 (14.55%) C
2 8 (14.55%) Perl
3 7 (12.73%) Bash Shell
3 7 (12.73%) Java
4 6 (10.91%) PHP
4 6 (10.91%) C++
4 6 (10.91%) PowerShell
4 6 (10.91%) Ruby
5 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.64%) C#
6 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.82%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) Degree
2 10 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (16.36%) CCNP
4 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (7.27%) MCP
5 4 (7.27%) MCSE
5 4 (7.27%) MCTS
6 2 (3.64%) VCP4
7 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.82%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.82%) CISSP
7 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.82%) PMP
7 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.82%) CCNA
7 1 (1.82%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.64%) QA
3 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (29.09%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.73%) Hyper-V
4 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
4 5 (9.09%) UAG
4 5 (9.09%) ISA Server
5 2 (3.64%) Apache Flume
5 2 (3.64%) Xen
6 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) ITRS Geneos
2 5 (9.09%) Puppet
2 5 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (7.27%) SCCM
3 4 (7.27%) SCOM
4 3 (5.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (3.64%) HAProxy
5 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (3.64%) Graylog
5 2 (3.64%) logstash
5 2 (3.64%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.82%) Windows Intune
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
1 17 (30.91%) SAP
2 13 (23.64%) Cisco
3 10 (18.18%) VMware
4 9 (16.36%) Juniper
5 8 (14.55%) Oracle
5 8 (14.55%) Riverbed
5 8 (14.55%) Ipanema Technologies
6 4 (7.27%) HP
6 4 (7.27%) Lotus
7 3 (5.45%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (3.64%) Siebel
8 2 (3.64%) Veritas
8 2 (3.64%) TIBCO
8 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.64%) Citrix
9 1 (1.82%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.82%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.82%) Apple
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £43000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago