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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 243 255 254
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 19 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.25% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.12% 3.61% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 8
Average salary £70,000 £30,000 £50,006
Average salary % change year-on-year
+133.33% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £30,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £38,000 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -18.18%
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
609 498 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 8.05% 6.20% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 472 402 288
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,512
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 2015. 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 +2 13 £70,000 -
Cambridgeshire +8 4 £57,500 +91.66%
Bedfordshire - 2 £51,250 -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 21 (72.41%) VMware
1 21 (72.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (65.52%) Linux
3 18 (62.07%) ITIL
3 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
4 15 (51.72%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (48.28%) PaaS
5 14 (48.28%) SAN
5 14 (48.28%) Windows
6 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
6 12 (41.38%) Data Centre
7 11 (37.93%) NAS
7 11 (37.93%) iSCSI
7 11 (37.93%) Fibre Channel
7 11 (37.93%) Clustering
7 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
8 8 (27.59%) Cisco
8 8 (27.59%) IBM
8 8 (27.59%) MS Office
8 8 (27.59%) BMC
8 8 (27.59%) BMC PATROL
8 8 (27.59%) VMware ESX
8 8 (27.59%) Migration
8 8 (27.59%) Replication
8 8 (27.59%) Enterprise Storage
8 8 (27.59%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (27.59%) vMotion
8 8 (27.59%) Office 365
9 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (24.14%) SaaS

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 4 (13.79%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
2 8 (27.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (51.72%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (48.28%) PaaS
3 8 (27.59%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (27.59%) Office 365
4 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (24.14%) SaaS
5 2 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (6.90%) Amazon S3
6 1 (3.45%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) SAN
2 11 (37.93%) NAS
2 11 (37.93%) iSCSI
2 11 (37.93%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (17.24%) DNS
3 5 (17.24%) LAN
3 5 (17.24%) WAN
3 5 (17.24%) Firewall
4 4 (13.79%) DHCP
4 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.45%) LDAP
5 1 (3.45%) HTTP
5 1 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.45%) Big Data
3 1 (3.45%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) Ant
2 1 (3.45%) Hudson
2 1 (3.45%) Subversion
2 1 (3.45%) Maven
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (6.90%) Local Government
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Architect
2 8 (27.59%) Cloud Architect
3 6 (20.69%) Technical Architect
4 5 (17.24%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Service Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Junior
7 1 (3.45%) Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.45%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) VMware Architect
7 1 (3.45%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) COM
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) REST
2 1 (3.45%) WebSockets
2 1 (3.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Data Centre
2 11 (37.93%) Clustering
3 8 (27.59%) Replication
3 8 (27.59%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
4 5 (17.24%) Visualisation
5 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.45%) PMI
6 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
6 1 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Linux
2 14 (48.28%) Windows
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (13.79%) VMS
4 3 (10.34%) Windows XP
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Vista
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.45%) UNIX
6 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.45%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) ITIL
2 8 (27.59%) Migration
3 5 (17.24%) Change Management
3 5 (17.24%) Information Security
3 5 (17.24%) Coaching
4 4 (13.79%) Capacity Management
4 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (10.34%) Scrum
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) Kanban
5 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.90%) DevOps
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.90%) Software Architecture
6 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.90%) CRM
7 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Ruby
3 1 (3.45%) Python
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) CCNA
1 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.90%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 21 (72.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
3 8 (27.59%) VMware ESX
4 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
5 3 (10.34%) Terminal Services
5 3 (10.34%) vCloud
5 3 (10.34%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) BMC PATROL
1 8 (27.59%) vMotion
2 2 (6.90%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) Puppet
3 1 (3.45%) SCOM
3 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) VMware
2 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
3 8 (27.59%) Cisco
3 8 (27.59%) IBM
3 8 (27.59%) BMC
4 5 (17.24%) CheckPoint
4 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
4 5 (17.24%) HP
4 5 (17.24%) Citrix
4 5 (17.24%) ProCurve
5 4 (13.79%) NetIQ
6 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle
7 1 (3.45%) NetApp
7 1 (3.45%) EMC
7 1 (3.45%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.45%) Splunk