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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 246 273 268
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -5
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 12 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.12% 0.085%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.97% 2.15% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 7
Average salary £63,750 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.50% -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -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
608 465 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 8.14% 5.50% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 468 365 299
Average salary £44,250 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.11% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +8 9 £73,750 - 5
Bedfordshire +20 2 £25,000 -66.66%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £57,500 - 2
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 16 (72.73%) Linux
2 16 (72.73%) VMware
2 16 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (72.73%) PaaS
3 13 (59.09%) ITIL
4 12 (54.55%) Windows
5 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
6 9 (40.91%) Hyper-V
7 8 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (36.36%) MS Office
8 7 (31.82%) Cisco
8 7 (31.82%) SaaS
8 7 (31.82%) Office 365
9 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
9 6 (27.27%) HP
9 6 (27.27%) SAN
9 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
9 6 (27.27%) LAN
9 6 (27.27%) WAN
10 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
10 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
10 5 (22.73%) Citrix
10 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (22.73%) CCNA
10 5 (22.73%) Information Security
10 5 (22.73%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 8 (36.36%) MS Office
3 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 16 (72.73%) PaaS
2 8 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (31.82%) SaaS
3 7 (31.82%) Office 365
4 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (9.09%) Heroku
6 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) LAN
1 6 (27.27%) WAN
1 6 (27.27%) SAN
2 5 (22.73%) Firewall
2 5 (22.73%) iSCSI
2 5 (22.73%) NAS
2 5 (22.73%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (18.18%) DHCP
3 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 4 (18.18%) DNS
4 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.55%) Advertising
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
1 1 (4.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Architect
2 6 (27.27%) Technical Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Service Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Help Desk Support
4 4 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) IT Support
6 2 (9.09%) Lead Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com Architect
7 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (4.55%) Service Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Services Manager
7 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.09%) XML
2 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 2 (9.09%) JSON
2 2 (9.09%) Entity Framework
2 2 (9.09%) REST
2 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (4.55%) COM
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
1 5 (22.73%) Visualisation
2 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (18.18%) Replication
2 4 (18.18%) Clustering
2 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.09%) N-Tier
5 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
5 3 (13.64%) UNIX
6 2 (9.09%) VMS
6 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
6 2 (9.09%) CoreOS
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Phone
7 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
7 1 (4.55%) Android
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Information Security
3 5 (22.73%) Change Management
3 5 (22.73%) Migration
3 5 (22.73%) Coaching
4 4 (18.18%) Open Source
5 3 (13.64%) Kanban
5 3 (13.64%) TOGAF
5 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) MVC
6 2 (9.09%) UML
6 2 (9.09%) SOA
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) DevOps
6 2 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Ruby
2 2 (9.09%) C#
2 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) CCNA
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) MCPD
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 16 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (40.91%) Hyper-V
3 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 4 (18.18%) VMware ESX
5 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.55%) vSphere
6 1 (4.55%) vCloud
6 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
6 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) vMotion
2 4 (18.18%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (9.09%) SCCM
3 2 (9.09%) Puppet
3 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 16 (72.73%) VMware
3 7 (31.82%) Cisco
4 6 (27.27%) HP
5 5 (22.73%) Citrix
5 5 (22.73%) ProCurve
5 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
5 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
6 4 (18.18%) BMC
6 4 (18.18%) IBM
7 2 (9.09%) NetIQ
8 1 (4.55%) NetApp
8 1 (4.55%) Dell
8 1 (4.55%) EMC
8 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (4.55%) Apple
8 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
8 1 (4.55%) Red Gate
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