The first table below looks at the demand for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 104 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.068% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.85% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £26,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +37.50%
Cloud Services Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
54 32 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.66% 2.65% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 34 22 60
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
IaaS
Scotland

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

IaaS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the Edinburgh region.

IaaS Salary Trend in Edinburgh

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) TeamSite
1 2 (50.00%) TIBCO
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
1 2 (50.00%) CMS
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
1 2 (50.00%) Content Management
1 2 (50.00%) Refactoring
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Content Management
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) PaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Local Government

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) TeamSite
1 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) PaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (25.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
1 2 (50.00%) Content Management
1 2 (50.00%) Refactoring
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Content Management
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft