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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 537 627 695
Rank change year-on-year
+90 +68
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 349 281 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.26% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.36% 4.14% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 252 204 133
Average salary £60,000 £54,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -4.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,750 £75,000 £82,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -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
8003 6794 4377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.08% 6.19% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6467 5611 3750
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -1.12%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +83 192 £70,000 +16.66% 31
South East +12 76 £55,000 +22.22% 10
West Midlands +18 27 £50,000 +33.33% 4
South West +4 18 £65,000 +1.96% 12
East of England +10 14 £70,000 +40.00% 3
East Midlands -13 7 £55,000 +57.14%
Yorkshire +6 5 £60,000 +26.31% 2
North West -7 2 £48,750 -25.00%
North East - 1 £37,500 - 6
IaaS
UK

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 361 (50.63%) PaaS
2 277 (38.85%) VMware
3 268 (37.59%) Linux
4 266 (37.31%) Windows
5 262 (36.75%) SaaS
6 236 (33.10%) VMware Infrastructure
7 231 (32.40%) Data Centre
8 208 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
9 203 (28.47%) Microsoft
10 200 (28.05%) Microsoft Azure
11 196 (27.49%) Cisco
12 177 (24.82%) Firewall
13 173 (24.26%) DevOps
14 170 (23.84%) Puppet
15 167 (23.42%) Agile Software Development
16 153 (21.46%) Opscode Chef
17 152 (21.32%) Cloud Computing
18 128 (17.95%) Degree
19 118 (16.55%) Migration
20 117 (16.41%) VPN
21 116 (16.27%) IIS
22 114 (15.99%) WAN
23 113 (15.85%) MS Excel
24 112 (15.71%) LAN
24 112 (15.71%) Active Directory
25 110 (15.43%) Java
26 108 (15.15%) MySQL
27 104 (14.59%) Apache
28 101 (14.17%) Office 365
29 100 (14.03%) Git (software)

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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
1 116 (16.27%) IIS
2 104 (14.59%) Apache
3 67 (9.40%) OpenStack
4 59 (8.27%) Tomcat
5 53 (7.43%) Elasticsearch
5 53 (7.43%) nginx
6 50 (7.01%) Lync
7 43 (6.03%) SharePoint
7 43 (6.03%) MS Exchange
8 28 (3.93%) JBoss
8 28 (3.93%) Node.js
9 26 (3.65%) Apache Solr
10 24 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2013
11 14 (1.96%) Office Communications Server
12 13 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
12 13 (1.82%) Apache Spark
13 12 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
14 10 (1.40%) IBM Notes
15 9 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2003
15 9 (1.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 113 (15.85%) MS Excel
2 55 (7.71%) MS Office
3 17 (2.38%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.14%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 361 (50.63%) PaaS
2 262 (36.75%) SaaS
3 208 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
4 200 (28.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 152 (21.32%) Cloud Computing
6 101 (14.17%) Office 365
7 30 (4.21%) Amazon EC2
8 29 (4.07%) Google Cloud Platform
9 22 (3.09%) Terremark
10 18 (2.52%) Google Apps
11 17 (2.38%) Amazon S3
12 15 (2.10%) Joyent
13 13 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
13 13 (1.82%) Sumo Logic
14 8 (1.12%) Heroku
15 7 (0.98%) OpenShift
16 5 (0.70%) Amazon ELB
16 5 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 3 (0.42%) Google App Engine
17 3 (0.42%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 177 (24.82%) Firewall
2 117 (16.41%) VPN
3 114 (15.99%) WAN
4 112 (15.71%) LAN
5 97 (13.60%) MPLS
6 72 (10.10%) SAN
7 63 (8.84%) VoIP
8 56 (7.85%) Unified Communications
9 52 (7.29%) Internet
10 50 (7.01%) Network Security
11 47 (6.59%) VLAN
12 42 (5.89%) DNS
13 39 (5.47%) TCP/IP
14 38 (5.33%) SSL
15 35 (4.91%) OSPF
15 35 (4.91%) BGP
15 35 (4.91%) Wireless
16 33 (4.63%) Cisco ASA
16 33 (4.63%) iSCSI
17 32 (4.49%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (15.15%) MySQL
2 98 (13.74%) SQL Server
3 65 (9.12%) MongoDB
4 37 (5.19%) Relational Database
5 28 (3.93%) Hadoop
6 27 (3.79%) Redis
7 26 (3.65%) DB2
8 25 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
9 22 (3.09%) NoSQL
10 21 (2.95%) Apache Cassandra
11 20 (2.81%) Oracle Database
12 19 (2.66%) Oracle Database 10g
12 19 (2.66%) Oracle Database 11g
13 17 (2.38%) RDBMS
14 14 (1.96%) HBase
15 10 (1.40%) Big Data
15 10 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 8 (1.12%) Oracle BI EE
17 5 (0.70%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 100 (14.03%) Git (software)
2 88 (12.34%) Jenkins
3 43 (6.03%) TeamCity
4 40 (5.61%) Subversion
5 33 (4.63%) Maven
6 19 (2.66%) Artifactory
7 16 (2.24%) Grunt
8 8 (1.12%) Mercurial
8 8 (1.12%) RSpec
9 6 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (0.70%) JIRA
11 4 (0.56%) JUnit
11 4 (0.56%) NUnit
11 4 (0.56%) Bugzilla
11 4 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.42%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.14%) Jasmine
13 1 (0.14%) ReSharper
13 1 (0.14%) Firebug
13 1 (0.14%) Fiddler
General
1 94 (13.18%) Finance
2 56 (7.85%) Telecoms
3 36 (5.05%) Banking
4 31 (4.35%) Retail
5 30 (4.21%) Marketing
6 27 (3.79%) Automotive
7 22 (3.09%) Manufacturing
8 16 (2.24%) Legal
9 13 (1.82%) Electronics
10 11 (1.54%) Law
10 11 (1.54%) Advertising
11 7 (0.98%) Publishing
12 2 (0.28%) Back Office
12 2 (0.28%) Billing
12 2 (0.28%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.28%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.14%) Local Government
13 1 (0.14%) Games
13 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 217 (30.43%) Architect
2 75 (10.52%) Solutions Architect
3 74 (10.38%) Consultant
4 52 (7.29%) Support Engineer
5 44 (6.17%) Technical Support
5 44 (6.17%) DevOps Engineer
6 43 (6.03%) Cloud Architect
7 42 (5.89%) Linux Engineer
7 42 (5.89%) Technical Support Engineer
7 42 (5.89%) Technical Engineer
8 40 (5.61%) Technical Architect
9 35 (4.91%) Enterprise Architect
10 31 (4.35%) Administrator
11 30 (4.21%) Systems Administrator
12 28 (3.93%) Developer
12 28 (3.93%) Network Engineer
13 23 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
13 23 (3.23%) Linux Administrator
13 23 (3.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 22 (3.09%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (13.88%) Web Services
2 82 (11.50%) .NET
3 43 (6.03%) XML
4 38 (5.33%) Middleware
4 38 (5.33%) RESTful
5 32 (4.49%) HTML
6 31 (4.35%) ASP.NET
7 28 (3.93%) SOAP
8 23 (3.23%) CSS
9 22 (3.09%) ActiveMQ
9 22 (3.09%) REST
9 22 (3.09%) AngularJS
10 21 (2.95%) LAMP
11 18 (2.52%) JMS
12 17 (2.38%) HTML5
12 17 (2.38%) Spring
13 16 (2.24%) jQuery
14 15 (2.10%) CSS3
15 14 (1.96%) JSON
16 13 (1.82%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 231 (32.40%) Data Centre
2 74 (10.38%) Public Cloud
3 59 (8.27%) Private Cloud
4 55 (7.71%) Analytical Skills
5 54 (7.57%) Replication
6 53 (7.43%) Computer Science
7 45 (6.31%) Management Information System
8 40 (5.61%) Clustering
9 26 (3.65%) Hybrid Cloud
10 24 (3.37%) BBC
10 24 (3.37%) Blackberry
10 24 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
11 23 (3.23%) BYOD
12 21 (2.95%) Mobile App
13 18 (2.52%) iSeries
14 17 (2.38%) Enterprise Cloud
15 16 (2.24%) CMDB
15 16 (2.24%) Enterprise Storage
16 14 (1.96%) EPoS
17 13 (1.82%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 268 (37.59%) Linux
2 266 (37.31%) Windows
3 82 (11.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 75 (10.52%) UNIX
5 62 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (6.45%) Ubuntu
7 40 (5.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 33 (4.63%) Debian
9 20 (2.81%) VMS
10 17 (2.38%) CoreOS
11 12 (1.68%) CentOS
12 5 (0.70%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.70%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.42%) AIX
14 2 (0.28%) Solaris
14 2 (0.28%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.14%) Fedora
15 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (24.26%) DevOps
2 167 (23.42%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (16.55%) Migration
4 89 (12.48%) ITIL
5 81 (11.36%) Service Delivery
6 75 (10.52%) Continuous Integration
7 72 (10.10%) TOGAF
8 69 (9.68%) SOA
9 67 (9.40%) Open Source
10 64 (8.98%) Configuration Management
10 64 (8.98%) E-Commerce
11 62 (8.70%) Project Management
12 54 (7.57%) Continuous Delivery
13 51 (7.15%) Business Intelligence
14 50 (7.01%) Enterprise Architecture
15 47 (6.59%) Mentoring
16 42 (5.89%) Software Engineering
17 41 (5.75%) Business Development
18 40 (5.61%) CRM
19 39 (5.47%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 110 (15.43%) Java
2 99 (13.88%) SQL
3 88 (12.34%) Python
4 77 (10.80%) Ruby
5 62 (8.70%) Perl
6 58 (8.13%) PowerShell
7 57 (7.99%) Bash Shell
8 52 (7.29%) C#
9 51 (7.15%) PHP
10 37 (5.19%) JavaScript
11 26 (3.65%) Scala
12 25 (3.51%) C++
13 22 (3.09%) C
14 17 (2.38%) Shell Script
15 15 (2.10%) Go
16 13 (1.82%) Groovy
17 12 (1.68%) Bourne shell
18 8 (1.12%) Jython
19 6 (0.84%) Clojure
20 2 (0.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 128 (17.95%) Degree
2 75 (10.52%) Cisco Certification
3 50 (7.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 45 (6.31%) MCSE
5 37 (5.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 35 (4.91%) CCNP
7 34 (4.77%) CCNA
8 27 (3.79%) CCIE
9 20 (2.81%) AWS Certification
10 14 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (1.82%) Security Cleared
12 12 (1.68%) MCTS
13 11 (1.54%) MCSA
14 10 (1.40%) PMI Certification
15 8 (1.12%) CISSP
16 7 (0.98%) MCITP
16 7 (0.98%) MCP
17 5 (0.70%) VCP5
17 5 (0.70%) PMP
18 4 (0.56%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (5.75%) QA
2 35 (4.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (3.79%) PCI DSS
4 19 (2.66%) FISMA
5 13 (1.82%) SLA
6 12 (1.68%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 236 (33.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 112 (15.71%) Active Directory
3 68 (9.54%) Hyper-V
4 49 (6.87%) XenApp
5 41 (5.75%) Terminal Server
5 41 (5.75%) vSphere
6 32 (4.49%) Varnish
6 32 (4.49%) KVM
7 24 (3.37%) Samba
7 24 (3.37%) VMware ESXi
7 24 (3.37%) GlusterFS
8 23 (3.23%) Docker
8 23 (3.23%) VirtualBox
9 21 (2.95%) vCloud
10 19 (2.66%) Xen
11 13 (1.82%) HDFS
12 11 (1.54%) Apache Flume
13 9 (1.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 8 (1.12%) UAG
15 7 (0.98%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 170 (23.84%) Puppet
2 153 (21.46%) Opscode Chef
3 73 (10.24%) ZABBIX
4 68 (9.54%) Vagrant
5 58 (8.13%) logstash
6 50 (7.01%) Graphite
7 44 (6.17%) Ansible
8 43 (6.03%) Kibana
9 33 (4.63%) Nagios
10 26 (3.65%) HAProxy
10 26 (3.65%) SCCM
11 24 (3.37%) StatsD
12 20 (2.81%) Salt
13 15 (2.10%) Kubernetes
14 14 (1.96%) Red Hat Satellite
14 14 (1.96%) SCOM
15 12 (1.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 11 (1.54%) Graylog
16 11 (1.54%) Tivoli
17 9 (1.26%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 277 (38.85%) VMware
2 203 (28.47%) Microsoft
3 196 (27.49%) Cisco
4 100 (14.03%) Oracle
5 76 (10.66%) Citrix
6 72 (10.10%) Google
7 69 (9.68%) HP
8 65 (9.12%) Juniper
9 57 (7.99%) Red Hat
10 56 (7.85%) New Relic
11 53 (7.43%) Rackspace
12 48 (6.73%) IBM
13 37 (5.19%) NetApp
14 32 (4.49%) Splunk
15 31 (4.35%) SAP
15 31 (4.35%) Dell
16 29 (4.07%) CheckPoint
17 26 (3.65%) EMC
18 25 (3.51%) 3PAR
19 23 (3.23%) F5
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Computer People
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Computer People
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Resource Management
Salary: £55000 per annum + Bonus & Great Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
The Developer Portal
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Lockheed Martin
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum £22,000 to £27,000 Negotiable + Bonu
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago