The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 84 94 102
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 7 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.65% 0.32% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.48% 3.67% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 0
Median salary £65,000 £41,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.57% -
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +14.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Cloud Services Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
108 109 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.97% 8.76% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 77 75 106
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing IaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IaaS across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

IaaS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing IaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 7 (77.78%) DevOps
2 6 (66.67%) Puppet
2 6 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (44.44%) Node.js
5 3 (33.33%) Splunk
5 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (33.33%) Open Source
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) IIS
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) Dell
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 2 (22.22%) vRealize
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
6 2 (22.22%) Service Design

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
1 2 (22.22%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (22.22%) G Suite
3 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) NAS
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (33.33%) Open Source
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
5 2 (22.22%) Service Design
5 2 (22.22%) Validation
6 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Coaching
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (11.11%) Microservices
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) NCDA
1 2 (22.22%) NCIE
1 2 (22.22%) VCAP
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) vCloud
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Server
3 2 (22.22%) vSphere
4 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) Ansible
2 2 (22.22%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Dell
2 3 (33.33%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) Splunk
3 2 (22.22%) Google
3 2 (22.22%) NetApp
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft