The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 469 595 635
Rank change year-on-year
+126 +40
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 467 305 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.53% 4.48% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 340 213 162
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -18.18%
IaaS
UK

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

Cloud Services Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
8444 6808 4829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.27% 6.22% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6901 5473 4131
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in England

IaaS
Salary Trend in England

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

IaaS Salary Trend in England

IaaS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IaaS across the England region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

IaaS Salary Histogram in England

IaaS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the England region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
London +41 201 £70,000 +21.73% 15
South East +27 100 £57,500 +27.77% 10
South West +44 57 £55,000 -12.00% 11
West Midlands +44 56 £59,000 +7.27% 6
Yorkshire +19 20 £60,000 +9.09%
East of England +19 20 £70,000 +133.33% 2
East Midlands -2 6 £55,000 +12.24% 2
North West -11 3 £30,000 -32.58% 11
Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
North East - 1 £37,500 -
IaaS
UK

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 408 (51.45%) PaaS
2 333 (41.99%) VMware
3 329 (41.49%) Linux
4 291 (36.70%) SaaS
5 258 (32.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 258 (32.53%) Windows
6 248 (31.27%) Amazon AWS
7 216 (27.24%) Microsoft Azure
8 206 (25.98%) DevOps
9 197 (24.84%) Data Centre
10 196 (24.72%) Puppet
11 188 (23.71%) Microsoft
12 184 (23.20%) Agile Software Development
13 170 (21.44%) Cisco
14 163 (20.55%) Opscode Chef
15 162 (20.43%) Java
16 153 (19.29%) Cloud Computing
17 145 (18.28%) Python
18 138 (17.40%) Firewall
19 133 (16.77%) Oracle
20 132 (16.65%) Degree
21 129 (16.27%) ITIL
22 125 (15.76%) MySQL
22 125 (15.76%) Jenkins
23 122 (15.38%) Git (software)
24 118 (14.88%) Web Services
25 114 (14.38%) UNIX
25 114 (14.38%) Apache
26 113 (14.25%) SQL Server
27 110 (13.87%) MS Excel

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 114 (14.38%) Apache
2 90 (11.35%) IIS
3 66 (8.32%) OpenStack
4 63 (7.94%) Node.js
5 59 (7.44%) Tomcat
5 59 (7.44%) SharePoint
6 54 (6.81%) Elasticsearch
7 43 (5.42%) nginx
8 39 (4.92%) Apache Solr
8 39 (4.92%) MS Exchange
9 28 (3.53%) Apache Spark
10 27 (3.40%) Lync
11 17 (2.14%) WebSphere
12 15 (1.89%) WebLogic
13 14 (1.77%) Cloud Foundry
14 13 (1.64%) CMS
15 11 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
15 11 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
16 10 (1.26%) JBoss
17 6 (0.76%) Mule
Applications
1 110 (13.87%) MS Excel
2 37 (4.67%) MS Office
3 11 (1.39%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.38%) MS Project
5 2 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.13%) Magento
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 408 (51.45%) PaaS
2 291 (36.70%) SaaS
3 248 (31.27%) Amazon AWS
4 216 (27.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 153 (19.29%) Cloud Computing
6 93 (11.73%) Office 365
7 40 (5.04%) Google Cloud Platform
8 25 (3.15%) Amazon EC2
9 24 (3.03%) Sumo Logic
10 16 (2.02%) Amazon S3
11 15 (1.89%) Heroku
12 13 (1.64%) Google Apps
13 11 (1.39%) Terremark
13 11 (1.39%) Joyent
14 7 (0.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 6 (0.76%) Google App Engine
16 3 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
17 2 (0.25%) Route 53
17 2 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
17 2 (0.25%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 138 (17.40%) Firewall
2 86 (10.84%) VPN
2 86 (10.84%) WAN
3 84 (10.59%) LAN
4 76 (9.58%) Internet
5 65 (8.20%) SAN
6 64 (8.07%) DNS
7 58 (7.31%) MPLS
8 53 (6.68%) TCP/IP
9 47 (5.93%) VoIP
10 42 (5.30%) Network Security
11 40 (5.04%) HTTP
12 37 (4.67%) Unified Communications
13 35 (4.41%) SSL
14 32 (4.04%) iSCSI
15 24 (3.03%) NAS
16 19 (2.40%) VLAN
16 19 (2.40%) DHCP
17 17 (2.14%) OSPF
17 17 (2.14%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (15.76%) MySQL
2 113 (14.25%) SQL Server
3 91 (11.48%) MongoDB
4 61 (7.69%) Hadoop
5 56 (7.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 48 (6.05%) Relational Database
7 40 (5.04%) Redis
8 38 (4.79%) NoSQL
9 37 (4.67%) Big Data
10 34 (4.29%) HBase
11 33 (4.16%) PostgreSQL
12 18 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
12 18 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
13 16 (2.02%) DB2
14 13 (1.64%) RDBMS
15 10 (1.26%) Oracle Database
16 9 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
16 9 (1.13%) Oracle Database 10g
17 7 (0.88%) CouchDB
18 5 (0.63%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 125 (15.76%) Jenkins
2 122 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 70 (8.83%) Maven
4 53 (6.68%) Subversion
5 36 (4.54%) TeamCity
6 29 (3.66%) Grunt
7 10 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (1.13%) Artifactory
9 8 (1.01%) RSpec
9 8 (1.01%) JIRA
10 4 (0.50%) JUnit
10 4 (0.50%) Mercurial
10 4 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.38%) JSUnit
11 3 (0.38%) Ant
11 3 (0.38%) Bugzilla
11 3 (0.38%) NUnit
12 2 (0.25%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.25%) Gradle
13 1 (0.13%) ERwin
General
1 95 (11.98%) Finance
2 69 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 37 (4.67%) Retail
4 28 (3.53%) Banking
5 27 (3.40%) Automotive
6 21 (2.65%) Legal
7 19 (2.40%) Marketing
8 15 (1.89%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.77%) Advertising
10 13 (1.64%) Law
11 9 (1.13%) Publishing
12 7 (0.88%) Back Office
12 7 (0.88%) Online Betting
13 6 (0.76%) Electronics
14 4 (0.50%) Games
14 4 (0.50%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.25%) Local Government
15 2 (0.25%) Front Office
16 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 227 (28.63%) Architect
2 82 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
3 74 (9.33%) Consultant
4 66 (8.32%) Cloud Architect
5 47 (5.93%) Technical Architect
6 43 (5.42%) Developer
7 42 (5.30%) Software Engineer
8 41 (5.17%) Support Engineer
9 37 (4.67%) DevOps Engineer
10 36 (4.54%) Cloud Engineer
11 35 (4.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 32 (4.04%) Development Manager
13 29 (3.66%) Technical Support
13 29 (3.66%) Administrator
13 29 (3.66%) Infrastructure Architect
13 29 (3.66%) Linux Engineer
14 28 (3.53%) Systems Administrator
15 27 (3.40%) Analyst
15 27 (3.40%) Technical Support Engineer
15 27 (3.40%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (14.88%) Web Services
2 73 (9.21%) .NET
3 57 (7.19%) CSS
4 56 (7.06%) HTML
5 52 (6.56%) AngularJS
6 42 (5.30%) HTML5
7 40 (5.04%) Middleware
8 38 (4.79%) XML
9 37 (4.67%) REST
10 33 (4.16%) Sensu
11 30 (3.78%) ASP.NET
12 29 (3.66%) RESTful
13 28 (3.53%) jQuery
13 28 (3.53%) CSS3
13 28 (3.53%) Spring
14 21 (2.65%) MCollective
15 19 (2.40%) Oracle Fusion
15 19 (2.40%) SOAP
16 18 (2.27%) J2EE
16 18 (2.27%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 197 (24.84%) Data Centre
2 65 (8.20%) Private Cloud
3 58 (7.31%) Replication
4 56 (7.06%) Public Cloud
5 54 (6.81%) Computer Science
6 53 (6.68%) Management Information System
7 40 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
8 37 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
9 33 (4.16%) Clustering
10 30 (3.78%) Hybrid Cloud
11 26 (3.28%) BBC
11 26 (3.28%) Blackberry
12 18 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
13 17 (2.14%) BYOD
13 17 (2.14%) User Experience
14 16 (2.02%) Digital Media
15 15 (1.89%) Mainframe
16 12 (1.51%) EPoS
16 12 (1.51%) Mobile App
16 12 (1.51%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 329 (41.49%) Linux
2 258 (32.53%) Windows
3 114 (14.38%) UNIX
4 80 (10.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 75 (9.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 68 (8.58%) Ubuntu
7 34 (4.29%) Debian
8 26 (3.28%) CoreOS
9 19 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (2.14%) VMS
11 12 (1.51%) CentOS
12 6 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (0.76%) Windows XP
12 6 (0.76%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.63%) Android
13 5 (0.63%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.50%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.25%) Fedora
15 2 (0.25%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (25.98%) DevOps
2 184 (23.20%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (16.27%) ITIL
4 108 (13.62%) Continuous Integration
5 82 (10.34%) Software Engineering
6 80 (10.09%) Open Source
7 73 (9.21%) Migration
7 73 (9.21%) Service Delivery
8 70 (8.83%) Configuration Management
9 69 (8.70%) TOGAF
10 67 (8.45%) SOA
11 64 (8.07%) E-Commerce
12 63 (7.94%) Project Management
13 59 (7.44%) Mentoring
14 56 (7.06%) Business Intelligence
15 51 (6.43%) TDD
16 49 (6.18%) Continuous Delivery
17 48 (6.05%) CRM
18 46 (5.80%) PRINCE2
19 39 (4.92%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 162 (20.43%) Java
2 145 (18.28%) Python
3 97 (12.23%) SQL
4 87 (10.97%) Bash Shell
5 84 (10.59%) Ruby
6 83 (10.47%) Perl
7 71 (8.95%) JavaScript
8 64 (8.07%) PHP
9 56 (7.06%) C#
10 55 (6.94%) PowerShell
11 48 (6.05%) C++
12 46 (5.80%) Scala
13 35 (4.41%) Groovy
14 33 (4.16%) Bourne shell
15 28 (3.53%) Go
16 26 (3.28%) C
17 18 (2.27%) Jython
18 15 (1.89%) Clojure
19 9 (1.13%) Shell Script
20 2 (0.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 132 (16.65%) Degree
2 58 (7.31%) Cisco Certification
3 46 (5.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 41 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 40 (5.04%) CCNA
6 38 (4.79%) MCSE
7 25 (3.15%) CCNP
8 18 (2.27%) Security Cleared
9 14 (1.77%) CISSP
9 14 (1.77%) CCIE
10 12 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (1.39%) VCP5
12 10 (1.26%) AWS Certification
13 9 (1.13%) PMI Certification
14 8 (1.01%) SC Cleared
15 7 (0.88%) EMC Certification
15 7 (0.88%) MCSA
15 7 (0.88%) MCP
16 6 (0.76%) Network+ Certification
16 6 (0.76%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (6.94%) QA
2 33 (4.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (2.40%) ISO 9001
4 16 (2.02%) SLA
5 12 (1.51%) PCI DSS
6 9 (1.13%) FISMA
7 3 (0.38%) COBIT
8 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 258 (32.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 101 (12.74%) Active Directory
3 72 (9.08%) Hyper-V
4 45 (5.67%) VirtualBox
4 45 (5.67%) Docker
5 36 (4.54%) KVM
6 33 (4.16%) Varnish
7 32 (4.04%) vCloud
8 31 (3.91%) XenApp
9 30 (3.78%) vSphere
10 26 (3.28%) HDFS
10 26 (3.28%) GlusterFS
10 26 (3.28%) Terminal Server
10 26 (3.28%) Samba
11 20 (2.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 15 (1.89%) Xen
13 14 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
14 10 (1.26%) UAG
14 10 (1.26%) VMware ESX
15 7 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 196 (24.72%) Puppet
2 163 (20.55%) Opscode Chef
3 100 (12.61%) ZABBIX
4 96 (12.11%) Vagrant
5 84 (10.59%) Ansible
6 68 (8.58%) Nagios
7 46 (5.80%) logstash
8 44 (5.55%) Graphite
9 36 (4.54%) Salt
10 35 (4.41%) Kibana
11 32 (4.04%) SCCM
12 28 (3.53%) HAProxy
13 26 (3.28%) StatsD
13 26 (3.28%) Kubernetes
14 18 (2.27%) Oracle Identity Management
15 12 (1.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 11 (1.39%) SCOM
17 9 (1.13%) EMC NetWorker
17 9 (1.13%) vMotion
18 8 (1.01%) Cacti
Vendors
1 333 (41.99%) VMware
2 188 (23.71%) Microsoft
3 170 (21.44%) Cisco
4 133 (16.77%) Oracle
5 64 (8.07%) Google
6 59 (7.44%) New Relic
6 59 (7.44%) Citrix
7 57 (7.19%) HP
8 53 (6.68%) Rackspace
9 48 (6.05%) Juniper
10 44 (5.55%) EMC
10 44 (5.55%) IBM
11 38 (4.79%) Splunk
12 34 (4.29%) Red Hat
13 31 (3.91%) NetApp
14 30 (3.78%) SaltStack
15 28 (3.53%) Dell
16 27 (3.40%) hybris
17 25 (3.15%) 3PAR
17 25 (3.15%) F5
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 9 hours ago
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + On Call + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum £22,000 to £27,000 Negotiable + Bonu
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 6K Car All + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £60k - 65k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £52,000 per annum £50,000 to £52,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 4 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum + £6.6k car allowance + package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Addition Solutions
Salary: From £46,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + OTE, Car, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Coeo
Salary: Up to £61,000 inc. car allowance, discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago