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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 248 247 241
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 10 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.26% 4.45% 8.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 20
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £50,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
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
443 292 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.19% 4.08% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 369 245 203
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 5 March 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 5 March 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
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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
Suffolk -1 5 £22,500 -55.00%
Bedfordshire +7 2 £36,250 -25.64%
Cambridgeshire - 2 £65,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -8 1 - - 2
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 18 (85.71%) PaaS
2 17 (80.95%) Windows
3 14 (66.67%) Linux
3 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 13 (61.90%) SaaS
5 11 (52.38%) VMware
5 11 (52.38%) ITIL
6 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
6 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (42.86%) Hyper-V
7 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (38.10%) SAN
8 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
9 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (28.57%) Migration
10 6 (28.57%) Open Source
11 5 (23.81%) HP
11 5 (23.81%) LAN
11 5 (23.81%) WAN
11 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
11 5 (23.81%) DNS
11 5 (23.81%) SQL
11 5 (23.81%) .NET
11 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
11 5 (23.81%) SCCM
12 4 (19.05%) iSCSI
12 4 (19.05%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 4 (19.05%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 18 (85.71%) PaaS
2 13 (61.90%) SaaS
3 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (9.52%) Heroku
6 1 (4.76%) Google Apps
6 1 (4.76%) Office 365
6 1 (4.76%) IBM SmartCloud
6 1 (4.76%) Terremark
6 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) SAN
2 5 (23.81%) LAN
2 5 (23.81%) WAN
2 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
2 5 (23.81%) DNS
3 4 (19.05%) DHCP
3 4 (19.05%) iSCSI
3 4 (19.05%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (14.29%) NAS
5 1 (4.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
1 6 (28.57%) Service Analyst
1 6 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (14.29%) IT Support
4 3 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Lead Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) JSON
3 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.52%) XML
3 2 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (9.52%) REST
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (4.76%) LAMP
4 1 (4.76%) Web Services
4 1 (4.76%) HTML
4 1 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Open Source
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.52%) N-Tier
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) CMDB
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) Linux
3 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
4 4 (19.05%) Windows XP
5 3 (14.29%) UNIX
5 3 (14.29%) Android
5 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Phone
6 2 (9.52%) CoreOS
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Migration
4 4 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (14.29%) Security Architecture
5 3 (14.29%) DevOps
5 3 (14.29%) Line Management
5 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 3 (14.29%) UML
5 3 (14.29%) SOA
5 3 (14.29%) Service Management
6 2 (9.52%) MOF
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
6 2 (9.52%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (9.52%) MVC
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Ruby
3 2 (9.52%) PHP
3 2 (9.52%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) MCSE
2 2 (9.52%) MCPD
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) VCP4
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
1 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 4 (19.05%) vSphere
4 2 (9.52%) vCloud
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (4.76%) NFS
5 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) SCCM
2 3 (14.29%) Puppet
2 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (9.52%) SCOrch
3 2 (9.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (9.52%) SCSM
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Intune
3 2 (9.52%) SCOM
3 2 (9.52%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (52.38%) VMware
3 5 (23.81%) HP
4 4 (19.05%) Dell
4 4 (19.05%) Citrix
5 3 (14.29%) Apple
5 3 (14.29%) Red Gate
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco
6 2 (9.52%) IBM
6 2 (9.52%) EMC
7 1 (4.76%) Rackspace
7 1 (4.76%) Google
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago