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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 624 654 690
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +36
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 258 212 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.68% 5.39% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 206 152 155
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +27.77%
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
5508 3930 3205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.15% 3.87% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4491 3340 2777
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 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +47 135 £65,000 +23.80% 12
South East +19 79 £55,000 - 4
East of England -13 13 £100,000 +25.00% 1
North West -18 11 £55,000 -10.20% 5
Yorkshire -54 11 £55,000 -12.00% 5
East Midlands +8 6 £50,000 -13.04% 1
West Midlands -17 6 £37,250 -40.40% 2
South West -24 4 £50,000 - 3
IaaS
UK

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 318 (55.89%) PaaS
2 258 (45.34%) Windows
3 240 (42.18%) SaaS
4 232 (40.77%) Linux
5 191 (33.57%) VMware
6 180 (31.63%) Microsoft
7 140 (24.60%) Microsoft Azure
8 138 (24.25%) VMware Infrastructure
9 126 (22.14%) Firewall
9 126 (22.14%) ITIL
10 121 (21.27%) Amazon AWS
11 118 (20.74%) Java
12 112 (19.68%) Web Services
13 111 (19.51%) Puppet
14 110 (19.33%) Cisco
14 110 (19.33%) Agile Software Development
15 104 (18.28%) MySQL
16 103 (18.10%) Windows Server 2008
17 96 (16.87%) Cloud Computing
18 93 (16.34%) Oracle
18 93 (16.34%) IIS
19 91 (15.99%) SQL Server
20 89 (15.64%) Apache
21 87 (15.29%) Active Directory
22 85 (14.94%) SAN
23 83 (14.59%) HP
23 83 (14.59%) SQL
24 82 (14.41%) DevOps
25 78 (13.71%) Opscode Chef
26 77 (13.53%) Migration

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 93 (16.34%) IIS
2 89 (15.64%) Apache
3 57 (10.02%) Elasticsearch
4 56 (9.84%) Tomcat
5 47 (8.26%) SharePoint
5 47 (8.26%) BizTalk Server
6 40 (7.03%) MS Exchange
7 34 (5.98%) nginx
8 33 (5.80%) Lync
9 30 (5.27%) OpenStack
10 27 (4.75%) Apache Solr
11 26 (4.57%) Node.js
12 22 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2010
13 19 (3.34%) SharePoint 2013
14 17 (2.99%) CMS
15 12 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
16 10 (1.76%) Alfresco
16 10 (1.76%) JBoss
17 8 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
17 8 (1.41%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 64 (11.25%) MS Excel
2 39 (6.85%) MS Office
3 7 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.18%) Revit
Business Applications
1 10 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.70%) Agresso
3 3 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.18%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 318 (55.89%) PaaS
2 240 (42.18%) SaaS
3 140 (24.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 121 (21.27%) Amazon AWS
5 96 (16.87%) Cloud Computing
6 45 (7.91%) Office 365
7 28 (4.92%) Joyent
8 25 (4.39%) Google Apps
9 13 (2.28%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (1.05%) Heroku
11 2 (0.35%) IBM SmartCloud
12 1 (0.18%) ElastiCache
12 1 (0.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 126 (22.14%) Firewall
2 85 (14.94%) SAN
3 76 (13.36%) WAN
4 59 (10.37%) VPN
5 53 (9.31%) LAN
6 36 (6.33%) DNS
7 34 (5.98%) TCP/IP
8 27 (4.75%) NAS
9 24 (4.22%) MPLS
10 21 (3.69%) Internet
11 19 (3.34%) DHCP
12 16 (2.81%) SSL
12 16 (2.81%) Network Security
13 15 (2.64%) VoIP
13 15 (2.64%) IPsec
14 14 (2.46%) iSCSI
14 14 (2.46%) Wireless
15 12 (2.11%) VLAN
16 11 (1.93%) LDAP
16 11 (1.93%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (18.28%) MySQL
2 91 (15.99%) SQL Server
3 47 (8.26%) MongoDB
4 31 (5.45%) Redis
5 25 (4.39%) Hadoop
6 21 (3.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (3.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (2.99%) Big Data
9 13 (2.28%) Relational Database
10 12 (2.11%) Amazon RDS
10 12 (2.11%) NoSQL
11 10 (1.76%) Oracle Database
12 7 (1.23%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (0.70%) MS Access
13 4 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (0.53%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 57 (10.02%) Git (software)
2 45 (7.91%) Jenkins
3 32 (5.62%) TeamCity
4 28 (4.92%) Subversion
5 26 (4.57%) Firebug
6 10 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (1.76%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 8 (1.41%) JIRA
8 7 (1.23%) Bugzilla
8 7 (1.23%) NUnit
8 7 (1.23%) Hudson
9 5 (0.88%) RSpec
9 5 (0.88%) Maven
10 3 (0.53%) Artifactory
11 2 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.18%) Selenium
12 1 (0.18%) JUnit
12 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.18%) MSI
General
1 66 (11.60%) Finance
2 34 (5.98%) Retail
3 27 (4.75%) Music Industry
4 26 (4.57%) Telecoms
5 16 (2.81%) Publishing
6 13 (2.28%) Manufacturing
7 12 (2.11%) Marketing
8 11 (1.93%) Banking
9 7 (1.23%) Legal
10 6 (1.05%) Advertising
10 6 (1.05%) Billing
10 6 (1.05%) Games
11 5 (0.88%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.53%) Electronics
13 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 156 (27.42%) Architect
2 60 (10.54%) Solutions Architect
3 52 (9.14%) Consultant
4 46 (8.08%) Analyst
5 44 (7.73%) Cloud Architect
6 34 (5.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 29 (5.10%) Support Engineer
7 29 (5.10%) Applications Support
7 29 (5.10%) Support Analyst
8 27 (4.75%) Infrastructure Architect
8 27 (4.75%) Web Engineer
8 27 (4.75%) Operations Engineer
9 26 (4.57%) Applications Support Analyst
10 21 (3.69%) Designer
11 20 (3.51%) Developer
12 19 (3.34%) Solutions Consultant
13 18 (3.16%) Web Analyst
14 16 (2.81%) Server Engineer
14 16 (2.81%) Technical Support
15 15 (2.64%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (19.68%) Web Services
2 70 (12.30%) .NET
3 32 (5.62%) ASP.NET
4 30 (5.27%) HTML
5 29 (5.10%) CSS
6 28 (4.92%) XML
7 27 (4.75%) SOAP
8 25 (4.39%) LAMP
9 20 (3.51%) JSON
10 19 (3.34%) WCF
10 19 (3.34%) RESTful
11 18 (3.16%) ActiveMQ
12 17 (2.99%) REST
13 8 (1.41%) XSD
13 8 (1.41%) XSL
13 8 (1.41%) J2EE
14 7 (1.23%) Middleware
14 7 (1.23%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
15 6 (1.05%) COM
15 6 (1.05%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 66 (11.60%) Open Source
2 54 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (4.92%) Digital Media
3 28 (4.92%) Management Information System
4 27 (4.75%) Blackberry
5 22 (3.87%) Replication
6 16 (2.81%) Data Integration
7 14 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (2.28%) Computer Science
9 12 (2.11%) Visualisation
10 10 (1.76%) Client/Server
11 9 (1.58%) PKI
12 6 (1.05%) PMI
13 5 (0.88%) Clustering
13 5 (0.88%) CMDB
14 4 (0.70%) iPhone
14 4 (0.70%) Social Media
14 4 (0.70%) Hedge funds
14 4 (0.70%) Mathematics
14 4 (0.70%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 258 (45.34%) Windows
2 232 (40.77%) Linux
3 103 (18.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 68 (11.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (7.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 34 (5.98%) Ubuntu
7 33 (5.80%) Solaris
7 33 (5.80%) Debian
8 26 (4.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 25 (4.39%) UNIX
10 15 (2.64%) Windows 7
11 13 (2.28%) Windows 8
12 12 (2.11%) Android
13 11 (1.93%) Apple iOS
14 8 (1.41%) CentOS
15 7 (1.23%) Windows Phone
16 6 (1.05%) Mac OS
16 6 (1.05%) SUSE
17 5 (0.88%) AIX
18 2 (0.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (22.14%) ITIL
2 110 (19.33%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (14.41%) DevOps
4 77 (13.53%) Migration
5 71 (12.48%) SOA
6 56 (9.84%) Project Management
7 52 (9.14%) TOGAF
8 40 (7.03%) Change Management
9 38 (6.68%) Configuration Management
10 36 (6.33%) Enterprise Architecture
11 34 (5.98%) PRINCE2
12 33 (5.80%) Scrum
13 32 (5.62%) Stakeholder Management
14 31 (5.45%) CRM
15 30 (5.27%) Service Delivery
15 30 (5.27%) Zachman Framework
15 30 (5.27%) Continuous Integration
16 27 (4.75%) Build Automation
17 26 (4.57%) Data Modelling
18 25 (4.39%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 118 (20.74%) Java
2 83 (14.59%) SQL
3 63 (11.07%) Ruby
4 42 (7.38%) JavaScript
5 34 (5.98%) PowerShell
6 33 (5.80%) C#
7 31 (5.45%) Perl
7 31 (5.45%) Python
8 23 (4.04%) PHP
9 15 (2.64%) Bash Shell
10 11 (1.93%) C
11 4 (0.70%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.70%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.53%) C++
12 3 (0.53%) Korn
12 3 (0.53%) Groovy
13 1 (0.18%) PowerHouse
13 1 (0.18%) Scala
13 1 (0.18%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 47 (8.26%) Security Cleared
2 39 (6.85%) Degree
3 36 (6.33%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (5.45%) MCSE
6 22 (3.87%) CCNA
7 21 (3.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 15 (2.64%) CCNP
9 13 (2.28%) SC Cleared
9 13 (2.28%) MCSA
10 12 (2.11%) MCP
11 10 (1.76%) PMI Certification
12 9 (1.58%) CCIE
12 9 (1.58%) VCP4
12 9 (1.58%) VCP5
13 8 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (1.23%) MCTS
14 7 (1.23%) MCITP
15 4 (0.70%) PMP
16 2 (0.35%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.10%) QA
2 21 (3.69%) SLA
3 16 (2.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (2.28%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.70%) COBIT
6 3 (0.53%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 138 (24.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 87 (15.29%) Active Directory
3 60 (10.54%) Hyper-V
4 45 (7.91%) vSphere
5 40 (7.03%) vCloud
6 37 (6.50%) KVM
7 29 (5.10%) Varnish
8 27 (4.75%) Samba
9 22 (3.87%) VMware ESXi
10 21 (3.69%) XenApp
11 16 (2.81%) VMware ESX
12 14 (2.46%) Terminal Server
12 14 (2.46%) UAG
13 11 (1.93%) Firmware
14 10 (1.76%) Xen
15 7 (1.23%) Docker
16 6 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 6 (1.05%) Forefront TMG
16 6 (1.05%) ISA Server
17 5 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 111 (19.51%) Puppet
2 78 (13.71%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (7.03%) ZABBIX
4 38 (6.68%) SCCM
5 35 (6.15%) logstash
6 31 (5.45%) Kibana
7 27 (4.75%) StatsD
7 27 (4.75%) HAProxy
8 25 (4.39%) SCOM
9 18 (3.16%) Nagios
9 18 (3.16%) Vagrant
10 7 (1.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 6 (1.05%) SCOrch
11 6 (1.05%) Zenoss
12 5 (0.88%) Windows Intune
12 5 (0.88%) CFEngine
13 4 (0.70%) Cacti
13 4 (0.70%) SCVMM
13 4 (0.70%) SCSM
14 3 (0.53%) Ansible
Vendors
1 191 (33.57%) VMware
2 180 (31.63%) Microsoft
3 110 (19.33%) Cisco
4 93 (16.34%) Oracle
5 83 (14.59%) HP
6 54 (9.49%) Red Hat
7 41 (7.21%) Apple
7 41 (7.21%) Citrix
8 40 (7.03%) Juniper
9 36 (6.33%) Dell
10 31 (5.45%) New Relic
11 30 (5.27%) Google
11 30 (5.27%) EMC
12 29 (5.10%) Sony
13 27 (4.75%) Toshiba
14 17 (2.99%) CheckPoint
14 17 (2.99%) Veeam
15 15 (2.64%) SAP
16 14 (2.46%) IBM
16 14 (2.46%) hybris
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £75000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £23,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mi5
Salary: From £32,608 to £46,187 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mi5
Salary: From £32,608 to £46,187 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Avanade UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum 30% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonua
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20,000 to £25,000 Negotiable + Bonu
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + 6,000 Car All + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 7 days ago