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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 288 309 329
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +20
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 31 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.76% 3.54% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 12
Average salary £57,500 £78,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.98% +57.50%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +22.22%
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
538 367 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.56% 3.06% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 457 334 291
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 40 (67.80%) PaaS
2 37 (62.71%) Windows
3 32 (54.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (45.76%) Microsoft
5 26 (44.07%) SaaS
6 25 (42.37%) SQL Server
7 22 (37.29%) Web Services
8 20 (33.90%) IIS
8 20 (33.90%) CRM
9 18 (30.51%) VMware
10 15 (25.42%) Active Directory
10 15 (25.42%) Linux
10 15 (25.42%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (23.73%) Dynamics CRM
11 14 (23.73%) JIRA
11 14 (23.73%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (23.73%) SQL
12 13 (22.03%) C#
12 13 (22.03%) XML
12 13 (22.03%) XSD
12 13 (22.03%) XSL
12 13 (22.03%) OOP
12 13 (22.03%) OO
12 13 (22.03%) EAI
12 13 (22.03%) Data Modelling
12 13 (22.03%) OOD
12 13 (22.03%) SOA
12 13 (22.03%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (22.03%) Finance
12 13 (22.03%) Bugzilla

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 20 (33.90%) IIS
2 13 (22.03%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (16.95%) SharePoint
4 7 (11.86%) Apache
5 6 (10.17%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.39%) Lync
6 2 (3.39%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.69%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.69%) CMS
7 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.69%) Drupal
7 1 (1.69%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.69%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.69%) nginx
7 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) MS Office
3 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (23.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (8.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 40 (67.80%) PaaS
2 32 (54.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (44.07%) SaaS
4 12 (20.34%) Office 365
5 11 (18.64%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (5.08%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (5.08%) Heroku
7 2 (3.39%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.69%) Joyent
8 1 (1.69%) Route 53
8 1 (1.69%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.69%) ElastiCache
8 1 (1.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) Firewall
2 7 (11.86%) VPN
3 6 (10.17%) LDAP
3 6 (10.17%) Wireless
3 6 (10.17%) Network Security
3 6 (10.17%) OpenLDAP
4 5 (8.47%) SAN
4 5 (8.47%) DNS
5 2 (3.39%) DHCP
6 1 (1.69%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.69%) SSL
6 1 (1.69%) LAN
6 1 (1.69%) WAN
6 1 (1.69%) POP3
6 1 (1.69%) Internet
6 1 (1.69%) IMAP
6 1 (1.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (42.37%) SQL Server
2 15 (25.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (22.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (11.86%) MySQL
5 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.39%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (3.39%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.69%) Redis
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (23.73%) JIRA
2 13 (22.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (22.03%) Bugzilla
2 13 (22.03%) NUnit
3 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (22.03%) Finance
2 12 (20.34%) Telecoms
3 8 (13.56%) Marketing
4 7 (11.86%) Banking
5 5 (8.47%) Manufacturing
5 5 (8.47%) Electronics
6 3 (5.08%) Publishing
6 3 (5.08%) Local Government
7 2 (3.39%) Advertising
8 1 (1.69%) Retail
8 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (30.51%) Architect
2 13 (22.03%) Developer
2 13 (22.03%) BizTalk Developer
3 9 (15.25%) Consultant
4 8 (13.56%) Cloud Architect
5 7 (11.86%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (10.17%) Senior Consultant
6 6 (10.17%) Senior Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Senior BizTalk Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (8.47%) Designer
7 5 (8.47%) Solutions Designer
8 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 2 (3.39%) Linux Specialist
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
9 2 (3.39%) Technical Leader
9 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Architect
9 2 (3.39%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.39%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (37.29%) Web Services
2 13 (22.03%) XML
2 13 (22.03%) XSD
2 13 (22.03%) XSL
2 13 (22.03%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 13 (22.03%) WCF
3 6 (10.17%) .NET
4 5 (8.47%) COM
5 3 (5.08%) SAML
5 3 (5.08%) LAMP
6 1 (1.69%) SOAP
6 1 (1.69%) J2EE
6 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.69%) RESTful
6 1 (1.69%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Open Source
2 7 (11.86%) Replication
3 5 (8.47%) DTV
4 3 (5.08%) Digital Media
5 2 (3.39%) Video on Demand
5 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.39%) PMI
5 2 (3.39%) Firmware
6 1 (1.69%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.69%) PKI
6 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.69%) Social Media
6 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.69%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 37 (62.71%) Windows
2 15 (25.42%) Linux
3 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.08%) UNIX
4 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.39%) AIX
5 2 (3.39%) Solaris
6 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) CRM
2 13 (22.03%) OOP
2 13 (22.03%) OO
2 13 (22.03%) EAI
2 13 (22.03%) Data Modelling
2 13 (22.03%) OOD
2 13 (22.03%) SOA
2 13 (22.03%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (22.03%) Refactoring
2 13 (22.03%) Unit Testing
3 10 (16.95%) TOGAF
4 9 (15.25%) Migration
4 9 (15.25%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (13.56%) Infrastructure Management
5 8 (13.56%) ITIL
6 7 (11.86%) Project Management
7 6 (10.17%) Zachman Framework
8 5 (8.47%) Scrum
8 5 (8.47%) Programme Management
8 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.73%) SQL
2 13 (22.03%) C#
3 4 (6.78%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.08%) Java
4 3 (5.08%) PHP
5 2 (3.39%) C
5 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.39%) Ruby
6 1 (1.69%) Python
6 1 (1.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (6.78%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.39%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.39%) MCP
3 2 (3.39%) MCSE
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.39%) MCTS
3 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) VCP4
3 2 (3.39%) VCP5
4 1 (1.69%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
1 2 (3.39%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (25.42%) Active Directory
2 14 (23.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.47%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.08%) ISA Server
4 3 (5.08%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (5.08%) UAG
4 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (3.39%) XenApp
6 1 (1.69%) vSphere
6 1 (1.69%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) SCOM
2 5 (8.47%) Puppet
3 4 (6.78%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.78%) SCCM
4 2 (3.39%) CFEngine
5 1 (1.69%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.69%) logstash
5 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.69%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 27 (45.76%) Microsoft
2 18 (30.51%) VMware
3 7 (11.86%) Oracle
4 6 (10.17%) SAP
4 6 (10.17%) Citrix
5 4 (6.78%) Red Hat
5 4 (6.78%) Cisco
6 3 (5.08%) HP
7 2 (3.39%) EMC
7 2 (3.39%) IBM
7 2 (3.39%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.69%) SoftLayer
8 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.69%) Symantec
8 1 (1.69%) CommVault
8 1 (1.69%) NetApp
8 1 (1.69%) Lotus
8 1 (1.69%) JBoss
8 1 (1.69%) Adobe
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