The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 234 235 276
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +41
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 18 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.11% 0.022%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.70% 3.45% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 0
Average salary £30,000 £42,512 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £55,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-8.18% +35.80%
IaaS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Cloud Services Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
383 232 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.99% 3.20% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 299 208 171
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

IaaS
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the East of England region.

IaaS Salary Trend in the East of England

IaaS
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IaaS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

IaaS Salary Histogram in the East of England

IaaS
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 11 £100,000 -
Cambridgeshire -2 7 £30,000 -29.43%
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 25 (86.21%) PaaS
2 24 (82.76%) Linux
3 23 (79.31%) Microsoft
3 23 (79.31%) Hyper-V
4 22 (75.86%) ITIL
5 21 (72.41%) VMware
6 20 (68.97%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (65.52%) HP
7 19 (65.52%) LAN
7 19 (65.52%) WAN
8 15 (51.72%) Firewall
9 14 (48.28%) SaaS
10 13 (44.83%) Windows
10 13 (44.83%) Red Hat
11 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (41.38%) Cisco
11 12 (41.38%) CCNA
11 12 (41.38%) Retail
11 12 (41.38%) ProCurve
11 12 (41.38%) Management Information System
11 12 (41.38%) Finance
11 12 (41.38%) CheckPoint
11 12 (41.38%) Change Management
11 12 (41.38%) Information Security
11 12 (41.38%) Visualisation
11 12 (41.38%) Lync
12 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
13 7 (24.14%) Dell
13 7 (24.14%) Apple
13 7 (24.14%) MS Office

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (41.38%) Lync
2 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
3 3 (10.34%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
4 1 (3.45%) Apache
4 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Office
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (86.21%) PaaS
2 14 (48.28%) SaaS
3 7 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (20.69%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (10.34%) Google Apps
6 1 (3.45%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (65.52%) LAN
1 19 (65.52%) WAN
2 15 (51.72%) Firewall
3 4 (13.79%) SAN
4 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.45%) NAS
4 1 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) VisualVM
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
1 12 (41.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Architect
2 12 (41.38%) IT Architect
3 7 (24.14%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) Service Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Network Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (3.45%) IT Services Manager
7 1 (3.45%) IT Operations Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Build Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) Web Services
2 3 (10.34%) LAMP
2 3 (10.34%) RESTful
2 3 (10.34%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Management Information System
1 12 (41.38%) Visualisation
2 7 (24.14%) Open Source
3 3 (10.34%) CMDB
4 1 (3.45%) DataPower
4 1 (3.45%) Replication
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Linux
2 13 (44.83%) Windows
3 7 (24.14%) Apple iOS
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Phone
3 7 (24.14%) Android
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.34%) UNIX
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) ITIL
2 12 (41.38%) Change Management
2 12 (41.38%) Information Security
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) Asset Management
4 5 (17.24%) Migration
4 5 (17.24%) DevOps
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) UML
5 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
5 3 (10.34%) SOA
5 3 (10.34%) Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) Use Case
6 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Java
1 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
1 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) CCNA
1 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 23 (79.31%) Hyper-V
2 20 (68.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
4 3 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (10.34%) KVM
5 2 (6.90%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) SCCM
2 6 (20.69%) Puppet
2 6 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.45%) Opsview
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) Microsoft
2 21 (72.41%) VMware
3 19 (65.52%) HP
4 13 (44.83%) Red Hat
5 12 (41.38%) Cisco
5 12 (41.38%) CheckPoint
5 12 (41.38%) ProCurve
6 7 (24.14%) Red Gate
6 7 (24.14%) Apple
6 7 (24.14%) Dell
7 3 (10.34%) Rackspace
7 3 (10.34%) Google
8 1 (3.45%) Brocade
8 1 (3.45%) JBoss
8 1 (3.45%) Splunk
8 1 (3.45%) EMC
8 1 (3.45%) NetApp
8 1 (3.45%) IBM