The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 601 644 733
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +89
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 282 214 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.13% 5.55% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 196 165 92
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £88,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £54,125 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-16.85% +27.35%
Cloud Services Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5497 3853 3161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.04% 3.77% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4493 3321 2719
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
IaaS
UK

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014. 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 -3 154 £57,000 -24.00% 17
South East +23 78 £45,000 -18.18% 22
East Midlands -16 20 £49,000 -2.00% 2
East of England +3 17 £30,000 -47.82% 2
North West +10 8 £44,500 - 6
Yorkshire - 7 £55,000 -
West Midlands -3 6 £55,000 +46.66%
South West -9 4 £62,500 +84.12% 7
IaaS
UK

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

1 270 (52.33%) PaaS
2 238 (46.12%) Linux
3 233 (45.16%) Windows
4 196 (37.98%) SaaS
5 189 (36.63%) VMware
6 162 (31.40%) Microsoft
7 146 (28.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 129 (25.00%) Cisco
9 107 (20.74%) MySQL
10 106 (20.54%) Microsoft Azure
11 101 (19.57%) ITIL
11 101 (19.57%) Apache
12 99 (19.19%) Firewall
13 98 (18.99%) Amazon AWS
14 95 (18.41%) SQL
15 94 (18.22%) Java
15 94 (18.22%) IIS
16 93 (18.02%) Windows Server 2008
17 92 (17.83%) Cloud Computing
18 91 (17.64%) Puppet
19 87 (16.86%) SQL Server
20 86 (16.67%) DevOps
21 85 (16.47%) Web Services
22 82 (15.89%) Oracle
23 81 (15.70%) MS Excel
24 78 (15.12%) SAN
25 77 (14.92%) WAN
26 76 (14.73%) LAN
27 72 (13.95%) HP
27 72 (13.95%) Tomcat

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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
1 101 (19.57%) Apache
2 94 (18.22%) IIS
3 72 (13.95%) Tomcat
4 49 (9.50%) Elasticsearch
5 39 (7.56%) MS Exchange
6 36 (6.98%) SharePoint
7 32 (6.20%) BizTalk Server
7 32 (6.20%) OpenStack
8 29 (5.62%) nginx
8 29 (5.62%) Apache Solr
9 28 (5.43%) Node.js
10 19 (3.68%) Lync
11 13 (2.52%) SharePoint 2013
12 11 (2.13%) Cloud Foundry
12 11 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (2.13%) WebSphere
13 9 (1.74%) CMS
14 7 (1.36%) CloudStack
15 6 (1.16%) Alfresco
16 5 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 81 (15.70%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.07%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.39%) Agresso
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 270 (52.33%) PaaS
2 196 (37.98%) SaaS
3 106 (20.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 98 (18.99%) Amazon AWS
5 92 (17.83%) Cloud Computing
6 27 (5.23%) Office 365
7 26 (5.04%) Google Apps
8 25 (4.84%) Joyent
9 15 (2.91%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (1.94%) Heroku
11 5 (0.97%) GitHub
12 2 (0.39%) Engine Yard
12 2 (0.39%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.19%) IBM SmartCloud
13 1 (0.19%) ElastiCache
13 1 (0.19%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 99 (19.19%) Firewall
2 78 (15.12%) SAN
3 77 (14.92%) WAN
4 76 (14.73%) LAN
5 40 (7.75%) VPN
6 39 (7.56%) DNS
7 36 (6.98%) TCP/IP
8 25 (4.84%) NAS
9 24 (4.65%) VoIP
10 23 (4.46%) MPLS
11 16 (3.10%) HTTP
11 16 (3.10%) DHCP
12 15 (2.91%) LDAP
12 15 (2.91%) Internet
13 11 (2.13%) Network Security
14 10 (1.94%) Unified Communications
15 9 (1.74%) Wi-Fi
16 8 (1.55%) SNMP
17 7 (1.36%) SSL
17 7 (1.36%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (20.74%) MySQL
2 87 (16.86%) SQL Server
3 44 (8.53%) MongoDB
4 34 (6.59%) Redis
5 29 (5.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 26 (5.04%) NoSQL
7 17 (3.29%) Relational Database
8 16 (3.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (3.10%) RDBMS
9 13 (2.52%) SQL Server 2005
9 13 (2.52%) Amazon RDS
10 11 (2.13%) Oracle Database
10 11 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
11 10 (1.94%) Hadoop
12 8 (1.55%) Azure SQL Database
13 7 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.97%) Big Data
15 4 (0.78%) Hazelcast
15 4 (0.78%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 61 (11.82%) Git (software)
2 34 (6.59%) Jenkins
2 34 (6.59%) Subversion
3 25 (4.84%) TeamCity
4 24 (4.65%) Firebug
5 18 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (3.10%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 15 (2.91%) JIRA
8 11 (2.13%) Bugzilla
8 11 (2.13%) NUnit
9 7 (1.36%) Maven
10 6 (1.16%) Visual Studio
10 6 (1.16%) Artifactory
10 6 (1.16%) Hudson
11 5 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (0.78%) Selenium
12 4 (0.78%) RSpec
13 1 (0.19%) VisualVM
General
1 66 (12.79%) Finance
2 38 (7.36%) Telecoms
3 24 (4.65%) Music Industry
4 20 (3.88%) Retail
5 16 (3.10%) Marketing
6 15 (2.91%) Banking
7 12 (2.33%) Local Government
8 11 (2.13%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.55%) Advertising
9 8 (1.55%) Billing
10 7 (1.36%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.16%) Electronics
11 6 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.78%) Legal
13 3 (0.58%) Law
14 2 (0.39%) Games
14 2 (0.39%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 130 (25.19%) Architect
2 55 (10.66%) Solutions Architect
3 44 (8.53%) Analyst
4 38 (7.36%) Consultant
5 36 (6.98%) Designer
6 31 (6.01%) Cloud Architect
7 29 (5.62%) Support Analyst
8 27 (5.23%) Applications Support
8 27 (5.23%) Infrastructure Designer
9 25 (4.84%) Operations Engineer
10 24 (4.65%) Web Engineer
10 24 (4.65%) Applications Support Analyst
11 22 (4.26%) Support Engineer
11 22 (4.26%) Developer
11 22 (4.26%) IT Architect
12 21 (4.07%) DevOps Engineer
13 20 (3.88%) Systems Engineer
14 18 (3.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 17 (3.29%) Administrator
15 17 (3.29%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (16.47%) Web Services
2 60 (11.63%) .NET
3 32 (6.20%) ASP.NET
4 28 (5.43%) HTML
5 27 (5.23%) CSS
6 24 (4.65%) LAMP
7 23 (4.46%) WCF
8 18 (3.49%) ActiveMQ
9 15 (2.91%) SOAP
9 15 (2.91%) J2EE
10 14 (2.71%) XML
11 12 (2.33%) XSD
11 12 (2.33%) XSL
12 11 (2.13%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
13 10 (1.94%) Spring
14 9 (1.74%) RESTful
15 8 (1.55%) Ruby on Rails
16 6 (1.16%) REST
17 5 (0.97%) MCollective
17 5 (0.97%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 69 (13.37%) Open Source
2 27 (5.23%) Management Information System
3 24 (4.65%) Blackberry
4 18 (3.49%) Replication
4 18 (3.49%) Enterprise Storage
5 13 (2.52%) Visualisation
6 11 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.13%) Clustering
7 10 (1.94%) Digital Media
7 10 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.55%) PKI
8 8 (1.55%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.55%) Firmware
9 6 (1.16%) DTV
9 6 (1.16%) Mobile App
10 5 (0.97%) Blog
10 5 (0.97%) Mathematics
10 5 (0.97%) iPhone
11 4 (0.78%) PMI
12 3 (0.58%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 238 (46.12%) Linux
2 233 (45.16%) Windows
3 93 (18.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (9.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 46 (8.91%) UNIX
6 39 (7.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 35 (6.78%) Debian
8 31 (6.01%) Windows Server 2003
9 28 (5.43%) Ubuntu
9 28 (5.43%) Solaris
10 14 (2.71%) Android
11 12 (2.33%) Apple iOS
12 9 (1.74%) Windows 8
12 9 (1.74%) Windows 7
13 6 (1.16%) HPUX
14 5 (0.97%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.97%) SUSE
15 4 (0.78%) Gentoo
15 4 (0.78%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.78%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (19.57%) ITIL
2 86 (16.67%) DevOps
3 63 (12.21%) Project Management
4 50 (9.69%) Service Delivery
5 43 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (8.14%) Configuration Management
7 40 (7.75%) SOA
8 38 (7.36%) Change Management
9 33 (6.40%) Disaster Recovery
10 32 (6.20%) CRM
11 28 (5.43%) TOGAF
11 28 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (5.04%) Business Intelligence
13 24 (4.65%) Build Automation
14 23 (4.46%) PRINCE2
15 20 (3.88%) Technical Architecture
15 20 (3.88%) Business Development
16 19 (3.68%) Service Management
17 17 (3.29%) Migration
17 17 (3.29%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 95 (18.41%) SQL
2 94 (18.22%) Java
3 59 (11.43%) Ruby
4 35 (6.78%) JavaScript
5 32 (6.20%) C#
6 27 (5.23%) Perl
6 27 (5.23%) Python
7 24 (4.65%) PowerShell
8 23 (4.46%) PHP
9 14 (2.71%) Shell Script
10 12 (2.33%) C
11 7 (1.36%) Bash Shell
12 5 (0.97%) C++
13 4 (0.78%) T-SQL
13 4 (0.78%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.39%) Groovy
15 1 (0.19%) PowerHouse
15 1 (0.19%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 49 (9.50%) Security Cleared
2 42 (8.14%) Degree
3 25 (4.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 22 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (4.07%) MCSE
6 18 (3.49%) CCNA
7 13 (2.52%) MCP
8 11 (2.13%) SC Cleared
9 10 (1.94%) MCSA
10 8 (1.55%) VCP4
10 8 (1.55%) VCP5
11 6 (1.16%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.97%) MCTS
12 5 (0.97%) MCITP
13 4 (0.78%) CCNP
14 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 2 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.39%) PMP
14 2 (0.39%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.40%) QA
2 15 (2.91%) SLA
3 7 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.36%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.78%) COBIT
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 146 (28.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (13.37%) Active Directory
3 60 (11.63%) Hyper-V
4 40 (7.75%) vSphere
5 39 (7.56%) vCloud
6 36 (6.98%) KVM
7 24 (4.65%) Varnish
7 24 (4.65%) XenApp
7 24 (4.65%) Samba
8 17 (3.29%) VMware ESXi
9 15 (2.91%) UAG
10 14 (2.71%) VMware ESX
11 13 (2.52%) Terminal Services
12 10 (1.94%) Xen
13 6 (1.16%) Terminal Server
14 5 (0.97%) ISA Server
14 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 5 (0.97%) Forefront TMG
15 4 (0.78%) VirtualBox
15 4 (0.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 91 (17.64%) Puppet
2 69 (13.37%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (6.78%) ZABBIX
4 31 (6.01%) SCCM
5 28 (5.43%) HAProxy
6 26 (5.04%) logstash
7 25 (4.84%) StatsD
8 24 (4.65%) Kibana
9 20 (3.88%) Nagios
10 16 (3.10%) SCOM
11 14 (2.71%) Vagrant
12 6 (1.16%) SCOrch
12 6 (1.16%) CFEngine
13 5 (0.97%) Zenoss
13 5 (0.97%) AppManager
14 4 (0.78%) EMC NetWorker
14 4 (0.78%) YUM
15 3 (0.58%) Foglight
16 2 (0.39%) Netcool
16 2 (0.39%) Cacti
Vendors
1 189 (36.63%) VMware
2 162 (31.40%) Microsoft
3 129 (25.00%) Cisco
4 82 (15.89%) Oracle
5 72 (13.95%) HP
6 55 (10.66%) Citrix
7 50 (9.69%) Red Hat
7 50 (9.69%) EMC
8 36 (6.98%) Juniper
9 33 (6.40%) Apple
10 31 (6.01%) Dell
11 29 (5.62%) Google
12 28 (5.43%) New Relic
13 26 (5.04%) Sony
14 24 (4.65%) Toshiba
15 18 (3.49%) Veeam
15 18 (3.49%) hybris
16 17 (3.29%) JBoss
17 14 (2.71%) SAP
17 14 (2.71%) IBM
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20,000 to £25,000 Negotiable + Bonu
Posted: 8 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40,000 to £45,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 8 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + car + 15% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
CD Sales Recruitment
Salary: Base £55-70k + Bonus (10%) + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £62000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Kainos Software
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Secure Virtual
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £56000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,500 per annum Plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, h/care, 25 days
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + + additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Arrows Group
Salary: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Skilliantech Limited
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago