The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 273 245 -
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 9 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.11% 0.15% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.79% 5.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 0
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £57,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -11.53%
Cloud Services Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
323 260 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.78% 3.08% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 266 241 184
Average salary £40,625 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
IaaS
England

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Essex -21 4 £65,000 +8.33%
Suffolk -2 2 £50,000 -13.04%
Bedfordshire - 2 £58,750 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (61.90%) SaaS
3 11 (52.38%) PaaS
4 10 (47.62%) Windows
5 9 (42.86%) Cisco
6 8 (38.10%) VPN
6 8 (38.10%) DNS
6 8 (38.10%) Citrix
7 7 (33.33%) LAN
7 7 (33.33%) WAN
7 7 (33.33%) JBoss
7 7 (33.33%) VMware
8 6 (28.57%) Firewall
8 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (28.57%) ITIL
8 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 6 (28.57%) IBM
8 6 (28.57%) SAN
8 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (23.81%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (23.81%) Juniper
9 5 (23.81%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
9 5 (23.81%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (23.81%) Web Services
9 5 (23.81%) Linux
9 5 (23.81%) LDAP
9 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
9 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (23.81%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (23.81%) WebSphere
2 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
3 2 (9.52%) IIS
3 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.76%) Resin
4 1 (4.76%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) MS Office
3 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (61.90%) SaaS
2 11 (52.38%) PaaS
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (4.76%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) VPN
1 8 (38.10%) DNS
2 7 (33.33%) LAN
2 7 (33.33%) WAN
3 6 (28.57%) Firewall
3 6 (28.57%) SAN
4 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
4 5 (23.81%) LDAP
5 3 (14.29%) DHCP
5 3 (14.29%) HTTP
5 3 (14.29%) NAS
5 3 (14.29%) IP Telephony
5 3 (14.29%) Unified Communications
6 2 (9.52%) Wireless
6 2 (9.52%) Wireless Security
6 2 (9.52%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Account Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Commercial Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Network Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Build Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Operations Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (23.81%) Web Services
2 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) SOAP
2 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 3 (14.29%) WCF
2 3 (14.29%) REST
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (9.52%) jQuery
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.52%) COM
3 2 (9.52%) HTML
3 2 (9.52%) MSMQ
4 1 (4.76%) JMS
4 1 (4.76%) EJB
4 1 (4.76%) JSP
4 1 (4.76%) Struts
4 1 (4.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (14.29%) Thin Client
2 3 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.76%) DataPower
3 1 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Linux
3 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
4 3 (14.29%) Android
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 2 (9.52%) UNIX
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
1 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (23.81%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (23.81%) Identity Management
2 5 (23.81%) TOGAF
2 5 (23.81%) Document Management
3 4 (19.05%) Scrum
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) OOP
4 3 (14.29%) OO
4 3 (14.29%) Kanban
4 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) TDD
4 3 (14.29%) BDD
4 3 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (9.52%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 3 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
1 2 (9.52%) PMP
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
3 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 3 (14.29%) XenApp
4 2 (9.52%) KVM
4 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) WSUS
2 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (9.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) Cisco
3 8 (38.10%) Citrix
4 7 (33.33%) JBoss
4 7 (33.33%) VMware
5 6 (28.57%) IBM
6 5 (23.81%) Juniper
7 3 (14.29%) Motorola
7 3 (14.29%) Apple
7 3 (14.29%) Avaya
8 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
8 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (4.76%) HP
9 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
9 1 (4.76%) Oracle
9 1 (4.76%) ProCurve
9 1 (4.76%) Splunk