The table below looks at the statistics 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 105 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.27% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.96% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £27,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £56,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +24.44%
IaaS
Scotland

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
101 21 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.79% 1.69% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 72 13 50
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 16 September 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 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) IIS
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (80.00%) VoIP
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Ubuntu
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Intune
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) MCITP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (20.00%) PaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 4 (80.00%) IIS
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) VoIP
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (80.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix