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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 232 243 285
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +42
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 19 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.25% 0.084% 0.044%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.95% 2.54% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 1
Average salary £42,500 £80,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.87% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £56,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +24.44%
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
384 236 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.05% 3.30% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 276 207 178
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £31,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 22 September 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 22 September 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 - 12 £100,000 -
Cambridgeshire +7 7 £30,000 -
Essex +4 1 - -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 26 (83.87%) Microsoft
1 26 (83.87%) PaaS
2 24 (77.42%) Linux
3 23 (74.19%) Hyper-V
4 22 (70.97%) ITIL
4 22 (70.97%) VMware
5 20 (64.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (61.29%) LAN
6 19 (61.29%) WAN
6 19 (61.29%) HP
6 19 (61.29%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (54.84%) Firewall
8 15 (48.39%) SaaS
9 13 (41.94%) Windows
9 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
10 12 (38.71%) CCNA
10 12 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (38.71%) CheckPoint
10 12 (38.71%) Red Hat
10 12 (38.71%) Cisco
10 12 (38.71%) Management Information System
10 12 (38.71%) Finance
10 12 (38.71%) Information Security
10 12 (38.71%) Change Management
10 12 (38.71%) ProCurve
10 12 (38.71%) Retail
10 12 (38.71%) Visualisation
10 12 (38.71%) Lync
11 9 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (29.03%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (38.71%) Lync
2 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
3 5 (16.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
2 7 (22.58%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (83.87%) PaaS
2 15 (48.39%) SaaS
3 9 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (22.58%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (16.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 19 (61.29%) LAN
1 19 (61.29%) WAN
2 17 (54.84%) Firewall
3 5 (16.13%) SAN
4 2 (6.45%) iSCSI
4 2 (6.45%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.23%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
1 12 (38.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Architect
2 12 (38.71%) IT Architect
3 7 (22.58%) Cloud Architect
3 7 (22.58%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Service Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Network Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) Web Services
2 5 (16.13%) RESTful
2 5 (16.13%) .NET
2 5 (16.13%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (61.29%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (38.71%) Management Information System
2 12 (38.71%) Visualisation
3 7 (22.58%) Open Source
4 5 (16.13%) CMDB
5 1 (3.23%) Replication
5 1 (3.23%) Firmware
5 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 24 (77.42%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) Windows
3 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Phone
4 7 (22.58%) Apple iOS
4 7 (22.58%) Android
5 3 (9.68%) UNIX
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) ITIL
2 12 (38.71%) Information Security
2 12 (38.71%) Change Management
3 8 (25.81%) Migration
4 7 (22.58%) DevOps
4 7 (22.58%) Line Management
4 7 (22.58%) Asset Management
4 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.13%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
5 5 (16.13%) SOA
5 5 (16.13%) UML
5 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (16.13%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (16.13%) Use Case
5 5 (16.13%) Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.23%) MOF
7 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) Java
2 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.23%) Perl
3 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) CCNA
1 12 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) MCSE
System Software
1 23 (74.19%) Hyper-V
2 20 (64.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
4 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (9.68%) KVM
5 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) SCCM
1 8 (25.81%) Puppet
1 8 (25.81%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.23%) SCOM
2 1 (3.23%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Intune
2 1 (3.23%) SCOrch
2 1 (3.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (3.23%) SCSM
Vendors
1 26 (83.87%) Microsoft
2 22 (70.97%) VMware
3 19 (61.29%) HP
4 12 (38.71%) CheckPoint
4 12 (38.71%) Red Hat
4 12 (38.71%) Cisco
4 12 (38.71%) ProCurve
5 7 (22.58%) Red Gate
5 7 (22.58%) Apple
5 7 (22.58%) Dell
6 5 (16.13%) Rackspace
6 5 (16.13%) Google
7 1 (3.23%) Brocade
7 1 (3.23%) NetApp
7 1 (3.23%) EMC