The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
UK / England
Rank 426 462 546
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +84
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 499 550 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.63% 0.60% 0.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.69% 5.74% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 362 433 319
Median salary £57,000 £61,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.31% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +14.28%

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
10638 9589 7392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 13.46% 10.39% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9020 8197 6050
Median salary £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing IaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

IaaS Salary Histogram in England

IaaS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -7 182 £70,000 +16.66% 34
South East +95 137 £64,000 -5.18% 16
North West +41 68 £51,000 +2.00% 7
West Midlands +2 39 £52,500 +31.25% 1
South West +27 35 £47,500 -13.63% 4
East of England +14 22 £51,000 -9.33% 4
Yorkshire -2 17 £50,000 -23.07% 2
East Midlands -27 6 £45,000 -5.26%
North East -3 3 £52,500 -8.69% 1
Midlands +15 2 £55,000 -8.33%
IaaS
UK

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing IaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 715 (65.48%) PaaS
2 510 (46.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 421 (38.55%) Microsoft
4 418 (38.28%) Amazon AWS
5 392 (35.90%) SaaS
6 327 (29.95%) VMware
7 317 (29.03%) Linux
8 277 (25.37%) Windows
9 275 (25.18%) Agile Software Development
10 267 (24.45%) ITIL
11 249 (22.80%) VMware Infrastructure
12 242 (22.16%) Data Centre
13 236 (21.61%) MS Excel
14 215 (19.69%) Finance
15 204 (18.68%) Degree
16 200 (18.32%) SQL
17 189 (17.31%) SQL Server
17 189 (17.31%) DevOps
18 181 (16.58%) Cisco
19 179 (16.39%) Active Directory
20 170 (15.57%) Presales
21 168 (15.38%) Oracle
22 164 (15.02%) Java
23 146 (13.37%) PRINCE2
24 143 (13.10%) TOGAF
25 141 (12.91%) Unix
26 138 (12.64%) Hyper-V
26 138 (12.64%) Windows Server
27 137 (12.55%) NetApp
28 134 (12.27%) Computer Science

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 81 (7.42%) OpenStack
2 68 (6.23%) Apache
3 58 (5.31%) SharePoint
4 54 (4.95%) Tomcat
5 33 (3.02%) MS Exchange
6 31 (2.84%) IIS
7 28 (2.56%) JBoss
8 22 (2.01%) CMS
8 22 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
9 20 (1.83%) Cloud Foundry
9 20 (1.83%) WebSphere
10 19 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
10 19 (1.74%) Skype for Business
11 18 (1.65%) Apache Spark
12 17 (1.56%) Apache Solr
12 17 (1.56%) nginx
13 16 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
14 15 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
15 9 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 8 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 236 (21.61%) MS Excel
2 45 (4.12%) MS Office
3 42 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.27%) MS Project
5 1 (0.092%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.092%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 32 (2.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.37%) Sentinel
3 14 (1.28%) SAP GRC
4 12 (1.10%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.18%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.18%) Maximo
5 2 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.092%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.092%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.092%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 715 (65.48%) PaaS
2 510 (46.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 418 (38.28%) Amazon AWS
4 392 (35.90%) SaaS
5 128 (11.72%) Office 365
6 85 (7.78%) Amazon EC2
7 47 (4.30%) Google Cloud Platform
8 45 (4.12%) Cloud Computing
9 24 (2.20%) Azure Active Directory
10 19 (1.74%) IBM Cloud
11 14 (1.28%) Bluemix
11 14 (1.28%) Google Analytics
12 11 (1.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 10 (0.92%) Amazon S3
14 8 (0.73%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 7 (0.64%) Heroku
16 6 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
17 5 (0.46%) Amazon Glacier
17 5 (0.46%) OpenShift
17 5 (0.46%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 118 (10.81%) Firewall
2 111 (10.16%) SAN
3 100 (9.16%) DNS
4 77 (7.05%) Internet
5 66 (6.04%) WAN
6 65 (5.95%) LAN
7 59 (5.40%) DHCP
8 51 (4.67%) VPN
9 36 (3.30%) Network Security
10 28 (2.56%) MPLS
10 28 (2.56%) Wireless
11 26 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
12 25 (2.29%) BGP
13 23 (2.11%) LDAP
14 21 (1.92%) Kerberos
15 19 (1.74%) OSPF
15 19 (1.74%) VLAN
16 18 (1.65%) Cisco ASA
16 18 (1.65%) Skype
17 17 (1.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 94 (8.61%) MySQL
3 70 (6.41%) MongoDB
4 61 (5.59%) DB2
5 56 (5.13%) NoSQL
6 49 (4.49%) Big Data
7 46 (4.21%) Apache Cassandra
8 38 (3.48%) Relational Database
9 33 (3.02%) Redis
10 28 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
11 27 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
12 26 (2.38%) Hadoop
13 23 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 23 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 18 (1.65%) SAP HANA
15 16 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
16 15 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
16 15 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
17 14 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
18 12 (1.10%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 63 (5.77%) Jenkins
2 61 (5.59%) Git (software)
3 30 (2.75%) Maven
4 27 (2.47%) JIRA
4 27 (2.47%) Visual Studio
5 22 (2.01%) Subversion
6 20 (1.83%) Ant
7 18 (1.65%) Selenium
8 16 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
9 14 (1.28%) Visual Studio Code
10 13 (1.19%) TeamCity
11 12 (1.10%) Gradle
12 9 (0.82%) Sonatype Nexus
13 8 (0.73%) Cucumber
14 7 (0.64%) Vagrant
15 6 (0.55%) Bugzilla
15 6 (0.55%) Trac
15 6 (0.55%) Travis CI
16 5 (0.46%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 215 (19.69%) Finance
2 106 (9.71%) Retail
3 63 (5.77%) Telecoms
4 59 (5.40%) Publishing
5 45 (4.12%) Marketing
6 42 (3.85%) Banking
7 39 (3.57%) Legal
8 22 (2.01%) Manufacturing
9 20 (1.83%) Games
10 14 (1.28%) Electronics
10 14 (1.28%) Multimedia
11 12 (1.10%) Advertising
12 11 (1.01%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.73%) Corporate Banking
14 7 (0.64%) Online Betting
15 6 (0.55%) Back Office
15 6 (0.55%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.18%) Billing
16 2 (0.18%) Law
16 2 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 280 (25.64%) Architect
2 129 (11.81%) Solutions Architect
3 120 (10.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 105 (9.62%) Cloud Engineer
5 93 (8.52%) Cloud Architect
6 88 (8.06%) Developer
7 81 (7.42%) DevOps Engineer
8 80 (7.33%) Consultant
9 66 (6.04%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 64 (5.86%) Infrastructure Manager
11 52 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
12 49 (4.49%) Azure Architect
13 48 (4.40%) Analyst
14 42 (3.85%) Cloud Consultant
15 41 (3.75%) Linux Engineer
16 38 (3.48%) Administrator
16 38 (3.48%) Azure Consultant
16 38 (3.48%) Cloud Solutions Architect
16 38 (3.48%) Systems Engineer
17 36 (3.30%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (8.24%) Web Services
2 85 (7.78%) .NET
3 70 (6.41%) HTML
4 56 (5.13%) AngularJS
5 55 (5.04%) Node.js
6 46 (4.21%) REST
7 45 (4.12%) SOAP
8 43 (3.94%) HTML5
9 37 (3.39%) CSS
9 37 (3.39%) Middleware
10 32 (2.93%) LAMP
11 28 (2.56%) RESTful
12 27 (2.47%) Spring
13 22 (2.01%) .NET Framework
13 22 (2.01%) ASP.NET
14 21 (1.92%) JSON
15 19 (1.74%) Java EE
16 17 (1.56%) XML
17 16 (1.47%) LAPP Stack
18 14 (1.28%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 242 (22.16%) Data Centre
2 134 (12.27%) Computer Science
3 115 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
4 108 (9.89%) Public Cloud
5 93 (8.52%) Analytical Skills
6 88 (8.06%) Private Cloud
7 55 (5.04%) CMDB
8 41 (3.75%) Management Information System
9 32 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
9 32 (2.93%) NHS
10 30 (2.75%) PKI
11 26 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
12 23 (2.11%) Clustering
12 23 (2.11%) Internet of Things
12 23 (2.11%) Virtual Team
13 21 (1.92%) Fintech
14 20 (1.83%) Cyber Attack
14 20 (1.83%) Replication
15 19 (1.74%) Mobile App
16 17 (1.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 317 (29.03%) Linux
2 277 (25.37%) Windows
3 141 (12.91%) Unix
4 138 (12.64%) Windows Server
5 71 (6.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 66 (6.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 65 (5.95%) Solaris
8 57 (5.22%) OpenVMS
9 48 (4.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 31 (2.84%) CentOS
11 16 (1.47%) Mac OS X
12 15 (1.37%) Android
12 15 (1.37%) Fedora
13 14 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (1.19%) Apple iOS
15 12 (1.10%) Debian
16 9 (0.82%) Ubuntu
17 8 (0.73%) CoreOS
18 7 (0.64%) VMS
19 6 (0.55%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (25.18%) Agile Software Development
2 267 (24.45%) ITIL
3 189 (17.31%) DevOps
4 170 (15.57%) Presales
5 146 (13.37%) PRINCE2
6 143 (13.10%) TOGAF
7 132 (12.09%) Service Management
8 121 (11.08%) Project Management
9 115 (10.53%) CRM
10 112 (10.26%) Scrum
11 111 (10.16%) Continuous Improvement
11 111 (10.16%) Service Delivery
12 107 (9.80%) Software Engineering
13 105 (9.62%) ITIL V3
14 100 (9.16%) Technical Architecture
15 98 (8.97%) Migration
16 92 (8.42%) Business Development
17 87 (7.97%) Continuous Integration
17 87 (7.97%) Zachman Framework
18 86 (7.88%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 200 (18.32%) SQL
2 164 (15.02%) Java
3 134 (12.27%) PowerShell
4 91 (8.33%) Python
5 80 (7.33%) C#
6 76 (6.96%) JavaScript
7 59 (5.40%) Bash Shell
8 56 (5.13%) Ruby
9 49 (4.49%) PHP
10 41 (3.75%) Perl
11 27 (2.47%) Scala
12 24 (2.20%) C
13 17 (1.56%) T-SQL
14 12 (1.10%) Go
15 11 (1.01%) PL/SQL
16 10 (0.92%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.46%) Groovy
18 4 (0.37%) Bourne shell
18 4 (0.37%) C++
18 4 (0.37%) R
Qualifications
1 204 (18.68%) Degree
2 77 (7.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 72 (6.59%) ISEB
4 64 (5.86%) Cisco Certification
5 60 (5.49%) PMI Certification
6 55 (5.04%) PMP
7 50 (4.58%) Security Cleared
8 43 (3.94%) SC Cleared
9 41 (3.75%) CCNA
10 33 (3.02%) MCSE
11 29 (2.66%) CISM
12 27 (2.47%) CISSP
13 21 (1.92%) MCSA
14 20 (1.83%) CCIE
15 15 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
16 14 (1.28%) EMC Certification
16 14 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 12 (1.10%) CISA
17 12 (1.10%) MCP
18 10 (0.92%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.31%) QA
2 55 (5.04%) SLA
3 41 (3.75%) PCI DSS
4 31 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (1.47%) ISO 9001
6 12 (1.10%) ISO 14001
7 7 (0.64%) COBIT
8 3 (0.27%) COSO
8 3 (0.27%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.18%) GDPR
9 2 (0.18%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.092%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.092%) GCP
10 1 (0.092%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 249 (22.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 179 (16.39%) Active Directory
3 138 (12.64%) Hyper-V
4 90 (8.24%) Virtual Machines
5 61 (5.59%) Docker
6 45 (4.12%) vSphere
7 22 (2.01%) vCloud
8 15 (1.37%) Firmware
9 13 (1.19%) HDFS
10 11 (1.01%) VirtualBox
11 9 (0.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 9 (0.82%) Virtual Servers
11 9 (0.82%) XenApp
12 8 (0.73%) KVM
13 7 (0.64%) Varnish
13 7 (0.64%) VMware ESX
14 6 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 5 (0.46%) Xen
16 4 (0.37%) Shibboleth
17 3 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 134 (12.27%) Puppet
2 128 (11.72%) Opscode Chef
3 82 (7.51%) Ansible
3 82 (7.51%) SCVMM
4 59 (5.40%) SCCM
5 40 (3.66%) SCOM
6 30 (2.75%) vRealize
7 19 (1.74%) SCOrch
8 14 (1.28%) AirWatch
8 14 (1.28%) Kubernetes
9 13 (1.19%) Nagios
10 12 (1.10%) Terraform
11 8 (0.73%) Salt
11 8 (0.73%) ZABBIX
12 7 (0.64%) FortiGate
12 7 (0.64%) Mesos
12 7 (0.64%) Microsoft Clustering
12 7 (0.64%) Packer
13 6 (0.55%) Ambari
13 6 (0.55%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 421 (38.55%) Microsoft
2 327 (29.95%) VMware
3 181 (16.58%) Cisco
4 168 (15.38%) Oracle
5 137 (12.55%) NetApp
6 115 (10.53%) Citrix
7 103 (9.43%) IBM
8 101 (9.25%) HP
9 94 (8.61%) Google
10 93 (8.52%) Juniper
11 88 (8.06%) EMC
12 79 (7.23%) CheckPoint
13 66 (6.04%) BMC
14 48 (4.40%) Red Hat
15 32 (2.93%) SAP
16 23 (2.11%) Dell
17 22 (2.01%) F5
18 21 (1.92%) Splunk
19 18 (1.65%) Palo Alto
19 18 (1.65%) Rackspace
London
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Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Unspecified + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent progression opportunities
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits and Bonus avail
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Charles Taylor plc
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
GCI Com
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 Per Annum 50-80K
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + pension etc.
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£90,000 + 15% bonus and benefits
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London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum 20% bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
GCI Com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
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Salary: Unspecified
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Source Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum excellent benefits packages
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hiring People
Salary: £28k - 38k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum amazing benefits packages
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Bristol, Avon
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