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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 588 656 727
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +71
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 293 199 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.27% 5.01% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 214 148 115
Average salary £55,000 £56,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £55,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-10.90% +35.80%
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
5562 3973 3126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.08% 3.91% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4461 3437 2733
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 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +39 174 £62,500 -3.84% 10
South East +7 68 £55,000 - 7
East of England +13 18 £30,000 -29.43%
North West -11 14 £44,500 -46.06% 2
East Midlands -10 12 £49,000 -14.78%
West Midlands - 9 £55,000 -
Yorkshire -35 6 £55,000 - 1
South West -17 2 £40,000 -20.00%
IaaS
UK

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 321 (55.92%) PaaS
2 258 (44.95%) Windows
3 243 (42.33%) Linux
4 227 (39.55%) SaaS
5 191 (33.28%) VMware
6 181 (31.53%) Microsoft
7 140 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
8 131 (22.82%) Microsoft Azure
9 123 (21.43%) Cisco
9 123 (21.43%) ITIL
10 119 (20.73%) MySQL
11 118 (20.56%) Amazon AWS
12 111 (19.34%) SQL Server
13 109 (18.99%) Web Services
14 107 (18.64%) IIS
14 107 (18.64%) Puppet
15 106 (18.47%) Firewall
15 106 (18.47%) Windows Server 2008
16 102 (17.77%) Java
16 102 (17.77%) Apache
17 101 (17.60%) SQL
18 96 (16.72%) Oracle
18 96 (16.72%) Cloud Computing
19 88 (15.33%) DevOps
20 87 (15.16%) HP
21 85 (14.81%) Active Directory
22 80 (13.94%) Open Source
23 79 (13.76%) Opscode Chef
23 79 (13.76%) WAN
24 76 (13.24%) SAN

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 107 (18.64%) IIS
2 102 (17.77%) Apache
3 66 (11.50%) Tomcat
4 57 (9.93%) Elasticsearch
5 46 (8.01%) BizTalk Server
6 45 (7.84%) SharePoint
7 37 (6.45%) MS Exchange
8 32 (5.57%) nginx
9 31 (5.40%) Apache Solr
10 29 (5.05%) OpenStack
11 26 (4.53%) Node.js
12 23 (4.01%) Lync
13 17 (2.96%) SharePoint 2013
14 15 (2.61%) CMS
15 12 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2010
16 11 (1.92%) Alfresco
17 6 (1.05%) Cloud Foundry
18 5 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
19 4 (0.70%) EPiServer CMS
19 4 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 71 (12.37%) MS Excel
2 35 (6.10%) MS Office
3 5 (0.87%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) Revit
Business Applications
1 20 (3.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.52%) Agresso
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.17%) Magento
5 1 (0.17%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 321 (55.92%) PaaS
2 227 (39.55%) SaaS
3 131 (22.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 118 (20.56%) Amazon AWS
5 96 (16.72%) Cloud Computing
6 35 (6.10%) Office 365
7 27 (4.70%) Joyent
8 25 (4.36%) Google Apps
9 14 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (1.05%) Heroku
11 2 (0.35%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.17%) Route 53
12 1 (0.17%) Engine Yard
12 1 (0.17%) IBM SmartCloud
12 1 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 1 (0.17%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 106 (18.47%) Firewall
2 79 (13.76%) WAN
3 76 (13.24%) SAN
4 68 (11.85%) LAN
5 47 (8.19%) VPN
6 38 (6.62%) DNS
7 28 (4.88%) TCP/IP
8 24 (4.18%) NAS
9 20 (3.48%) MPLS
10 19 (3.31%) VoIP
11 15 (2.61%) DHCP
12 14 (2.44%) Network Security
13 13 (2.26%) Internet
13 13 (2.26%) LDAP
14 11 (1.92%) Wireless
15 10 (1.74%) SNMP
15 10 (1.74%) SSL
15 10 (1.74%) OpenLDAP
16 9 (1.57%) Wi-Fi
16 9 (1.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (20.73%) MySQL
2 111 (19.34%) SQL Server
3 50 (8.71%) MongoDB
4 36 (6.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 32 (5.57%) Redis
6 25 (4.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (3.14%) Hadoop
8 14 (2.44%) NoSQL
8 14 (2.44%) Oracle Database
9 13 (2.26%) Relational Database
9 13 (2.26%) Amazon RDS
10 12 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
12 10 (1.74%) Big Data
12 10 (1.74%) RDBMS
13 8 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (0.70%) MS Access
14 4 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 57 (9.93%) Git (software)
2 40 (6.97%) Jenkins
3 32 (5.57%) Subversion
4 31 (5.40%) TeamCity
5 26 (4.53%) Firebug
6 22 (3.83%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (2.79%) JIRA
8 15 (2.61%) NUnit
8 15 (2.61%) Bugzilla
9 13 (2.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 6 (1.05%) Hudson
10 6 (1.05%) Visual Studio
11 5 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 5 (0.87%) RSpec
12 3 (0.52%) Maven
13 2 (0.35%) Artifactory
14 1 (0.17%) VisualVM
General
1 76 (13.24%) Finance
2 43 (7.49%) Telecoms
3 30 (5.23%) Music Industry
4 29 (5.05%) Retail
5 19 (3.31%) Marketing
6 16 (2.79%) Manufacturing
7 15 (2.61%) Banking
8 12 (2.09%) Local Government
9 9 (1.57%) Advertising
9 9 (1.57%) Publishing
10 8 (1.39%) Legal
10 8 (1.39%) Billing
11 7 (1.22%) Electronics
11 7 (1.22%) Financial Institution
12 6 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.35%) Games
13 2 (0.35%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 145 (25.26%) Architect
2 61 (10.63%) Solutions Architect
3 49 (8.54%) Analyst
4 44 (7.67%) Cloud Architect
5 38 (6.62%) Consultant
6 31 (5.40%) Support Analyst
6 31 (5.40%) Operations Engineer
7 30 (5.23%) Web Engineer
7 30 (5.23%) Developer
8 29 (5.05%) Applications Support
8 29 (5.05%) Support Engineer
8 29 (5.05%) Designer
9 26 (4.53%) Applications Support Analyst
10 25 (4.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 21 (3.66%) Infrastructure Architect
12 20 (3.48%) Administrator
12 20 (3.48%) Infrastructure Designer
13 19 (3.31%) Server Engineer
13 19 (3.31%) IT Architect
13 19 (3.31%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (18.99%) Web Services
2 67 (11.67%) .NET
3 39 (6.79%) ASP.NET
4 30 (5.23%) HTML
5 29 (5.05%) CSS
5 29 (5.05%) WCF
6 28 (4.88%) LAMP
7 26 (4.53%) XML
8 20 (3.48%) SOAP
9 19 (3.31%) ActiveMQ
10 16 (2.79%) XSD
10 16 (2.79%) XSL
10 16 (2.79%) RESTful
11 15 (2.61%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
12 10 (1.74%) REST
13 7 (1.22%) JSON
13 7 (1.22%) SAML
14 6 (1.05%) Middleware
15 5 (0.87%) Spring
15 5 (0.87%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 80 (13.94%) Open Source
2 30 (5.23%) Blackberry
3 25 (4.36%) Management Information System
4 21 (3.66%) Digital Media
5 17 (2.96%) Replication
6 13 (2.26%) Visualisation
7 11 (1.92%) Client/Server
8 9 (1.57%) PKI
8 9 (1.57%) Firmware
8 9 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.39%) Clustering
9 8 (1.39%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.22%) Data Integration
10 7 (1.22%) iPhone
10 7 (1.22%) DTV
11 6 (1.05%) Enterprise Storage
12 5 (0.87%) Hedge funds
13 4 (0.70%) PMI
13 4 (0.70%) Mathematics
14 3 (0.52%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 258 (44.95%) Windows
2 243 (42.33%) Linux
3 106 (18.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 60 (10.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (6.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 38 (6.62%) Ubuntu
7 35 (6.10%) Debian
8 34 (5.92%) UNIX
9 30 (5.23%) Solaris
10 28 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (2.26%) Android
12 11 (1.92%) Windows 7
12 11 (1.92%) Windows 8
12 11 (1.92%) Apple iOS
13 8 (1.39%) SUSE
14 7 (1.22%) Windows Phone
15 5 (0.87%) HPUX
16 4 (0.70%) CentOS
16 4 (0.70%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (21.43%) ITIL
2 88 (15.33%) DevOps
3 61 (10.63%) SOA
4 60 (10.45%) Project Management
5 51 (8.89%) Migration
6 48 (8.36%) Service Delivery
7 43 (7.49%) Change Management
8 40 (6.97%) CRM
8 40 (6.97%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (6.79%) Configuration Management
10 38 (6.62%) TOGAF
11 31 (5.40%) Business Intelligence
12 30 (5.23%) Build Automation
12 30 (5.23%) PRINCE2
13 28 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
14 26 (4.53%) Data Modelling
15 23 (4.01%) Enterprise Architecture
15 23 (4.01%) Business Development
15 23 (4.01%) Stakeholder Management
15 23 (4.01%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 102 (17.77%) Java
2 101 (17.60%) SQL
3 61 (10.63%) Ruby
4 37 (6.45%) JavaScript
4 37 (6.45%) C#
5 31 (5.40%) Python
6 29 (5.05%) Perl
7 23 (4.01%) PHP
8 22 (3.83%) PowerShell
9 11 (1.92%) Bash Shell
10 9 (1.57%) C
11 8 (1.39%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.70%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.35%) C++
14 1 (0.17%) Groovy
14 1 (0.17%) Delphi
14 1 (0.17%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 49 (8.54%) Security Cleared
2 36 (6.27%) Degree
3 26 (4.53%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (4.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (4.01%) MCSE
6 21 (3.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 21 (3.66%) CCNA
7 13 (2.26%) MCP
8 11 (1.92%) SC Cleared
9 10 (1.74%) MCSA
10 8 (1.39%) VCP4
10 8 (1.39%) VCP5
10 8 (1.39%) PMI Certification
11 7 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.87%) MCTS
12 5 (0.87%) MCITP
12 5 (0.87%) CCNP
13 4 (0.70%) PMP
14 2 (0.35%) EMC Certification
14 2 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.57%) QA
2 19 (3.31%) SLA
3 10 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.22%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.70%) COBIT
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 140 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 85 (14.81%) Active Directory
3 65 (11.32%) Hyper-V
4 42 (7.32%) vSphere
5 41 (7.14%) KVM
6 34 (5.92%) vCloud
7 30 (5.23%) Varnish
7 30 (5.23%) Samba
8 21 (3.66%) XenApp
9 17 (2.96%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (2.61%) VMware ESX
10 15 (2.61%) UAG
11 13 (2.26%) Xen
12 11 (1.92%) Terminal Server
13 7 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 7 (1.22%) ISA Server
13 7 (1.22%) Forefront TMG
14 5 (0.87%) Terminal Services
15 4 (0.70%) Docker
16 3 (0.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 107 (18.64%) Puppet
2 79 (13.76%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (6.97%) ZABBIX
4 34 (5.92%) SCCM
5 33 (5.75%) logstash
6 31 (5.40%) StatsD
7 30 (5.23%) Kibana
7 30 (5.23%) HAProxy
8 21 (3.66%) Nagios
9 19 (3.31%) SCOM
10 14 (2.44%) Vagrant
11 8 (1.39%) Zenoss
12 5 (0.87%) EMC NetWorker
12 5 (0.87%) CFEngine
13 3 (0.52%) Cacti
13 3 (0.52%) Netcool
13 3 (0.52%) AppManager
13 3 (0.52%) Foglight
13 3 (0.52%) SCOrch
13 3 (0.52%) Icinga
Vendors
1 191 (33.28%) VMware
2 181 (31.53%) Microsoft
3 123 (21.43%) Cisco
4 96 (16.72%) Oracle
5 87 (15.16%) HP
6 53 (9.23%) Red Hat
7 48 (8.36%) Citrix
8 46 (8.01%) Apple
9 39 (6.79%) Dell
9 39 (6.79%) EMC
10 37 (6.45%) Juniper
11 32 (5.57%) Sony
12 30 (5.23%) New Relic
12 30 (5.23%) Toshiba
13 29 (5.05%) Google
14 18 (3.14%) Veeam
15 17 (2.96%) hybris
16 15 (2.61%) SAP
17 13 (2.26%) PlateSpin
17 13 (2.26%) IBM
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Secure Virtual
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Softcat
Salary: Competitive, Benefits and Bonus Scheme
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Wapping, London
Spinnaker Red
Salary: £65,000 - 75,000k
Posted: 16 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Share Options + Benefits + Music
Posted: 22 days ago