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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 525 646 687
Rank change year-on-year
+121 +41
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 358 207 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.73% 4.67% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 248 152 130
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,750 £73,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £50,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
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
6253 4434 3386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.39% 4.51% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5068 3677 2901
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +138 213 £65,000 +13.04% 15
South East +26 84 £60,000 - 13
Yorkshire -20 14 £48,750 +116.66% 5
East of England -1 10 £42,500 -22.72% 3
East Midlands +16 8 £52,500 +7.14% 1
South West -20 8 £75,000 +61.29% 3
North West +5 7 £60,000 -7.69% 10
West Midlands -19 6 £42,500 -39.28% 4
IaaS
UK

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 328 (51.65%) PaaS
2 283 (44.57%) Windows
3 258 (40.63%) SaaS
4 248 (39.06%) VMware
5 232 (36.54%) Linux
6 207 (32.60%) VMware Infrastructure
7 192 (30.24%) Microsoft
8 169 (26.61%) Cisco
8 169 (26.61%) Microsoft Azure
9 160 (25.20%) Firewall
10 132 (20.79%) Puppet
11 130 (20.47%) Migration
12 129 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
13 124 (19.53%) Cloud Computing
14 118 (18.58%) Active Directory
15 113 (17.80%) DevOps
16 107 (16.85%) Opscode Chef
16 107 (16.85%) VPN
17 101 (15.91%) WAN
18 96 (15.12%) Oracle
19 94 (14.80%) MS Excel
20 92 (14.49%) SAN
21 91 (14.33%) IIS
21 91 (14.33%) Web Services
22 89 (14.02%) LAN
23 86 (13.54%) ITIL
24 85 (13.39%) SQL Server
24 85 (13.39%) MPLS
24 85 (13.39%) Degree
25 83 (13.07%) Java

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 91 (14.33%) IIS
2 74 (11.65%) Apache
3 67 (10.55%) Lync
4 64 (10.08%) OpenStack
5 59 (9.29%) Tomcat
6 58 (9.13%) MS Exchange
7 45 (7.09%) Elasticsearch
8 44 (6.93%) nginx
9 41 (6.46%) SharePoint
10 35 (5.51%) JBoss
11 34 (5.35%) BizTalk Server
11 34 (5.35%) Exchange Server 2013
12 23 (3.62%) Office Communications Server
13 22 (3.46%) Exchange Server 2010
14 19 (2.99%) IBM Notes
15 16 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2003
16 14 (2.20%) SharePoint Server
17 12 (1.89%) WebSphere
18 10 (1.57%) Node.js
19 8 (1.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 94 (14.80%) MS Excel
2 55 (8.66%) MS Office
3 14 (2.20%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.47%) MS Project
5 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 12 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 12 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.16%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 328 (51.65%) PaaS
2 258 (40.63%) SaaS
3 169 (26.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 124 (19.53%) Cloud Computing
5 71 (11.18%) Amazon AWS
6 67 (10.55%) Office 365
7 24 (3.78%) Amazon EC2
8 21 (3.31%) Terremark
9 17 (2.68%) Joyent
10 15 (2.36%) OpenShift
11 14 (2.20%) Google Cloud Platform
11 14 (2.20%) Google Apps
12 11 (1.73%) Amazon S3
13 8 (1.26%) Amazon ELB
13 8 (1.26%) Heroku
14 4 (0.63%) SoftLayer
15 2 (0.31%) Route 53
15 2 (0.31%) IBM SmartCloud
15 2 (0.31%) Google App Engine
16 1 (0.16%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 160 (25.20%) Firewall
2 107 (16.85%) VPN
3 101 (15.91%) WAN
4 92 (14.49%) SAN
5 89 (14.02%) LAN
6 85 (13.39%) MPLS
7 50 (7.87%) VLAN
8 48 (7.56%) Unified Communications
9 47 (7.40%) VoIP
10 45 (7.09%) TCP/IP
11 44 (6.93%) SSL
12 42 (6.61%) DNS
13 37 (5.83%) Network Security
14 36 (5.67%) iSCSI
14 36 (5.67%) Cisco ASA
15 35 (5.51%) Wireless
15 35 (5.51%) BGP
15 35 (5.51%) OSPF
16 34 (5.35%) Internet
17 33 (5.20%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (13.39%) SQL Server
2 81 (12.76%) MySQL
3 36 (5.67%) MongoDB
4 22 (3.46%) DB2
5 21 (3.31%) Oracle Database
5 21 (3.31%) Oracle Database 11g
5 21 (3.31%) Oracle Database 10g
6 19 (2.99%) Redis
7 18 (2.83%) Relational Database
8 17 (2.68%) Big Data
8 17 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (2.52%) Hadoop
10 13 (2.05%) RDBMS
11 12 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (1.42%) NoSQL
14 8 (1.26%) CouchDB
15 4 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
15 4 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 54 (8.50%) Git (software)
2 44 (6.93%) Jenkins
3 30 (4.72%) TeamCity
4 14 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (2.05%) Subversion
6 9 (1.42%) Mercurial
7 6 (0.94%) JIRA
7 6 (0.94%) RSpec
8 5 (0.79%) Bugzilla
8 5 (0.79%) Visual Studio
8 5 (0.79%) NUnit
9 4 (0.63%) Firebug
9 4 (0.63%) Maven
9 4 (0.63%) Grunt
9 4 (0.63%) Yeoman
10 3 (0.47%) Hudson
10 3 (0.47%) Artifactory
10 3 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.16%) MSI
11 1 (0.16%) ClearCase
General
1 76 (11.97%) Finance
2 44 (6.93%) Telecoms
3 35 (5.51%) Banking
4 30 (4.72%) Marketing
5 23 (3.62%) Retail
6 18 (2.83%) Manufacturing
7 12 (1.89%) Electronics
8 10 (1.57%) Legal
9 9 (1.42%) Publishing
10 8 (1.26%) Automotive
11 6 (0.94%) Law
12 5 (0.79%) Games
12 5 (0.79%) Advertising
13 3 (0.47%) Billing
13 3 (0.47%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 200 (31.50%) Architect
2 74 (11.65%) Consultant
3 67 (10.55%) Solutions Architect
4 43 (6.77%) Linux Engineer
5 39 (6.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 36 (5.67%) Administrator
6 36 (5.67%) Support Engineer
7 33 (5.20%) Systems Administrator
7 33 (5.20%) Technical Support
7 33 (5.20%) Enterprise Architect
8 32 (5.04%) Linux Administrator
8 32 (5.04%) Network Engineer
8 32 (5.04%) Cloud Architect
9 31 (4.88%) Senior Consultant
9 31 (4.88%) Technical Engineer
10 30 (4.72%) Technical Support Engineer
11 28 (4.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 27 (4.25%) Technical Architect
13 25 (3.94%) Senior Network Engineer
14 23 (3.62%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (14.33%) Web Services
2 69 (10.87%) .NET
3 39 (6.14%) XML
4 32 (5.04%) SOAP
5 30 (4.72%) Middleware
6 29 (4.57%) JSON
7 26 (4.09%) RESTful
8 25 (3.94%) LAMP
9 22 (3.46%) REST
10 18 (2.83%) ASP.NET
10 18 (2.83%) ActiveMQ
11 17 (2.68%) HTML
12 16 (2.52%) J2EE
13 15 (2.36%) WCF
14 13 (2.05%) Memcached
15 11 (1.73%) CSS
16 10 (1.57%) JMS
17 9 (1.42%) XMPP
18 8 (1.26%) SAML
19 7 (1.10%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 63 (9.92%) Open Source
2 44 (6.93%) Clustering
3 43 (6.77%) Replication
3 43 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (6.46%) Computer Science
5 38 (5.98%) Management Information System
6 20 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (2.83%) Mobile App
8 15 (2.36%) Data Integration
9 14 (2.20%) CMDB
9 14 (2.20%) iSeries
10 12 (1.89%) DTV
11 11 (1.73%) Digital Media
12 10 (1.57%) Economics
13 9 (1.42%) E-Learning
14 8 (1.26%) Blackberry
14 8 (1.26%) EPoS
15 6 (0.94%) User Experience
16 5 (0.79%) Enterprise Storage
16 5 (0.79%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 283 (44.57%) Windows
2 232 (36.54%) Linux
3 70 (11.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 61 (9.61%) UNIX
5 59 (9.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 49 (7.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (3.94%) Debian
8 20 (3.15%) CentOS
9 14 (2.20%) VMS
10 13 (2.05%) Solaris
10 13 (2.05%) Ubuntu
11 11 (1.73%) AIX
12 9 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (1.26%) Windows 8
14 7 (1.10%) Windows 7
15 6 (0.94%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.47%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.47%) Windows Phone
16 3 (0.47%) Android
17 2 (0.31%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (20.47%) Migration
2 129 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (17.80%) DevOps
4 86 (13.54%) ITIL
5 64 (10.08%) SOA
6 63 (9.92%) Configuration Management
6 63 (9.92%) Service Delivery
6 63 (9.92%) Continuous Integration
7 61 (9.61%) E-Commerce
8 55 (8.66%) TOGAF
9 49 (7.72%) Enterprise Architecture
10 42 (6.61%) Load Balancing
10 42 (6.61%) Project Management
11 41 (6.46%) Business Intelligence
11 41 (6.46%) Mentoring
12 40 (6.30%) Security Architecture
13 35 (5.51%) Technical Architecture
13 35 (5.51%) Business Development
14 34 (5.35%) WAN Optimisation
15 33 (5.20%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 83 (13.07%) Java
2 81 (12.76%) SQL
3 80 (12.60%) Ruby
4 65 (10.24%) Perl
5 61 (9.61%) PowerShell
5 61 (9.61%) Python
6 45 (7.09%) C#
7 33 (5.20%) Bash Shell
8 31 (4.88%) PHP
9 28 (4.41%) Shell Script
10 24 (3.78%) JavaScript
11 17 (2.68%) C
12 10 (1.57%) C++
13 7 (1.10%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.63%) Groovy
14 4 (0.63%) Jython
15 3 (0.47%) Korn
16 2 (0.31%) Erlang
16 2 (0.31%) Scala
17 1 (0.16%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 85 (13.39%) Degree
2 64 (10.08%) Cisco Certification
3 57 (8.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 49 (7.72%) MCSE
5 36 (5.67%) CCNP
6 30 (4.72%) CCIE
7 26 (4.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 22 (3.46%) CCNA
9 21 (3.31%) AWS Certification
10 19 (2.99%) MCTS
11 18 (2.83%) Security Cleared
11 18 (2.83%) VCP4
12 14 (2.20%) MCSA
13 11 (1.73%) MCITP
14 10 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (1.57%) PMI Certification
15 9 (1.42%) RHCE
16 7 (1.10%) MCP
16 7 (1.10%) PMP
16 7 (1.10%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (4.57%) PCI DSS
3 20 (3.15%) QA
4 13 (2.05%) ISO 9001
5 12 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 207 (32.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 118 (18.58%) Active Directory
3 64 (10.08%) Hyper-V
4 55 (8.66%) vSphere
5 43 (6.77%) XenApp
6 31 (4.88%) Terminal Server
7 28 (4.41%) vCloud
8 27 (4.25%) VMware ESXi
9 20 (3.15%) KVM
10 19 (2.99%) Varnish
11 17 (2.68%) Xen
12 16 (2.52%) NFS
13 13 (2.05%) Apache Flume
14 10 (1.57%) Forefront TMG
15 9 (1.42%) UAG
15 9 (1.42%) ISA Server
15 9 (1.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 8 (1.26%) NDS
16 8 (1.26%) Samba
17 6 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 132 (20.79%) Puppet
2 107 (16.85%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (7.09%) logstash
4 42 (6.61%) Vagrant
5 39 (6.14%) ZABBIX
6 32 (5.04%) Graphite
7 31 (4.88%) SCCM
8 29 (4.57%) Kibana
9 22 (3.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 21 (3.31%) Red Hat Satellite
11 17 (2.68%) Nagios
12 16 (2.52%) SCOM
13 14 (2.20%) Windows Intune
14 13 (2.05%) Ansible
14 13 (2.05%) Graylog
15 10 (1.57%) Tivoli
15 10 (1.57%) HAProxy
16 9 (1.42%) SCOrch
16 9 (1.42%) CFEngine
17 8 (1.26%) StatsD
Vendors
1 248 (39.06%) VMware
2 192 (30.24%) Microsoft
3 169 (26.61%) Cisco
4 96 (15.12%) Oracle
5 82 (12.91%) HP
6 73 (11.50%) Red Hat
7 68 (10.71%) Citrix
8 54 (8.50%) IBM
9 52 (8.19%) Juniper
9 52 (8.19%) Google
10 38 (5.98%) Rackspace
11 36 (5.67%) SAP
12 31 (4.88%) NetApp
13 29 (4.57%) New Relic
13 29 (4.57%) Dell
14 27 (4.25%) CheckPoint
15 25 (3.94%) Splunk
15 25 (3.94%) EMC
16 24 (3.78%) F5
17 19 (2.99%) Lotus
Bexhill-on-sea, Sussex
Hastings Direct
Salary: Bonus, Car Allw., Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum 15% bonus and company pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £43000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
iSource IT
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Subject to experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bexhill-on-sea, Sussex
Hastings Direct
Salary: Bonus, Car Allw., Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum £25,000 to £30,000 Negotiable + Bonu
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Salary: £Excellent Basic + large benefits package
Posted: 13 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago