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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 600 655 726
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +71
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 285 197 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.24% 5.08% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 218 143 134
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 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £56,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.50% +25.55%
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
5440 3876 3207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.10% 3.89% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4374 3351 2809
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 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +57 165 £62,500 +19.04% 14
South East +10 72 £62,500 +13.63% 14
East of England 0 19 £42,500 -46.87%
East Midlands -4 12 £49,000 -14.78% 1
North West -12 12 £62,500 -10.71% 5
West Midlands -10 5 £34,500 -61.66% 1
South West -33 4 £50,000 - 1
IaaS
UK

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 324 (55.57%) PaaS
2 257 (44.08%) Windows
3 246 (42.20%) SaaS
4 240 (41.17%) Linux
5 190 (32.59%) VMware
6 185 (31.73%) Microsoft
7 137 (23.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 135 (23.16%) Microsoft Azure
9 123 (21.10%) Amazon AWS
10 122 (20.93%) Cisco
10 122 (20.93%) MySQL
10 122 (20.93%) ITIL
11 115 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
12 114 (19.55%) Firewall
12 114 (19.55%) Puppet
13 113 (19.38%) Java
14 112 (19.21%) Windows Server 2008
15 107 (18.35%) Web Services
16 106 (18.18%) SQL Server
17 104 (17.84%) IIS
18 101 (17.32%) Oracle
18 101 (17.32%) Apache
18 101 (17.32%) Cloud Computing
19 95 (16.30%) SQL
20 93 (15.95%) Active Directory
21 90 (15.44%) HP
22 88 (15.09%) DevOps
23 85 (14.58%) SAN
23 85 (14.58%) WAN
24 83 (14.24%) Opscode Chef

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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
1 104 (17.84%) IIS
2 101 (17.32%) Apache
3 64 (10.98%) Tomcat
4 61 (10.46%) Elasticsearch
5 50 (8.58%) SharePoint
6 43 (7.38%) BizTalk Server
7 39 (6.69%) MS Exchange
8 36 (6.17%) nginx
9 31 (5.32%) Apache Solr
10 30 (5.15%) OpenStack
11 26 (4.46%) Lync
11 26 (4.46%) Node.js
12 21 (3.60%) SharePoint 2013
13 14 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
13 14 (2.40%) CMS
14 10 (1.72%) Alfresco
15 7 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
15 7 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
16 5 (0.86%) Oracle Service Bus
16 5 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 67 (11.49%) MS Excel
2 38 (6.52%) MS Office
3 6 (1.03%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) Revit
Business Applications
1 13 (2.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.69%) Agresso
4 3 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.17%) Magento
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.17%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 324 (55.57%) PaaS
2 246 (42.20%) SaaS
3 135 (23.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 123 (21.10%) Amazon AWS
5 101 (17.32%) Cloud Computing
6 39 (6.69%) Office 365
7 29 (4.97%) Google Apps
8 28 (4.80%) Joyent
9 14 (2.40%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.86%) Heroku
11 2 (0.34%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.17%) Route 53
12 1 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.17%) ElastiCache
12 1 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 114 (19.55%) Firewall
2 85 (14.58%) SAN
2 85 (14.58%) WAN
3 67 (11.49%) LAN
4 54 (9.26%) VPN
5 40 (6.86%) DNS
6 26 (4.46%) TCP/IP
7 21 (3.60%) NAS
8 19 (3.26%) MPLS
9 18 (3.09%) DHCP
10 17 (2.92%) VoIP
11 15 (2.57%) Internet
12 14 (2.40%) LDAP
13 12 (2.06%) Network Security
14 11 (1.89%) Wireless
14 11 (1.89%) SSL
15 10 (1.72%) SNMP
15 10 (1.72%) IPsec
15 10 (1.72%) iSCSI
16 9 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (20.93%) MySQL
2 106 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 51 (8.75%) MongoDB
4 33 (5.66%) Redis
5 27 (4.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (3.95%) Hadoop
7 20 (3.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (2.92%) Oracle Database
9 15 (2.57%) Relational Database
9 15 (2.57%) Big Data
10 13 (2.23%) NoSQL
10 13 (2.23%) Amazon RDS
11 11 (1.89%) RDBMS
12 10 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
14 6 (1.03%) Azure SQL Database
15 5 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 4 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
16 4 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
16 4 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 61 (10.46%) Git (software)
2 45 (7.72%) Jenkins
3 36 (6.17%) TeamCity
4 31 (5.32%) Subversion
5 26 (4.46%) Firebug
6 15 (2.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (2.23%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 9 (1.54%) JIRA
9 8 (1.37%) Bugzilla
9 8 (1.37%) NUnit
10 6 (1.03%) Visual Studio
10 6 (1.03%) Hudson
11 5 (0.86%) RSpec
11 5 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.51%) Maven
13 2 (0.34%) Artifactory
General
1 77 (13.21%) Finance
2 37 (6.35%) Telecoms
3 36 (6.17%) Retail
4 31 (5.32%) Music Industry
5 17 (2.92%) Marketing
6 16 (2.74%) Manufacturing
7 15 (2.57%) Publishing
8 14 (2.40%) Banking
9 11 (1.89%) Legal
10 10 (1.72%) Billing
11 9 (1.54%) Advertising
12 6 (1.03%) Local Government
13 5 (0.86%) Games
13 5 (0.86%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.86%) Electronics
14 4 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.17%) Law
15 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 150 (25.73%) Architect
2 62 (10.63%) Solutions Architect
3 48 (8.23%) Analyst
4 44 (7.55%) Consultant
5 43 (7.38%) Cloud Architect
6 31 (5.32%) Web Engineer
6 31 (5.32%) Operations Engineer
6 31 (5.32%) Support Engineer
7 30 (5.15%) Support Analyst
7 30 (5.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 29 (4.97%) Applications Support
9 28 (4.80%) Designer
10 26 (4.46%) Applications Support Analyst
11 25 (4.29%) Developer
12 21 (3.60%) Infrastructure Architect
13 20 (3.43%) Administrator
14 19 (3.26%) Infrastructure Designer
14 19 (3.26%) Solutions Consultant
15 18 (3.09%) Systems Administrator
15 18 (3.09%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (18.35%) Web Services
2 78 (13.38%) .NET
3 40 (6.86%) ASP.NET
4 32 (5.49%) LAMP
5 30 (5.15%) HTML
6 29 (4.97%) CSS
7 27 (4.63%) XML
8 26 (4.46%) SOAP
9 20 (3.43%) RESTful
10 19 (3.26%) WCF
11 18 (3.09%) ActiveMQ
12 15 (2.57%) REST
13 14 (2.40%) JSON
14 9 (1.54%) SAML
14 9 (1.54%) XSD
14 9 (1.54%) XSL
15 8 (1.37%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
16 7 (1.20%) Middleware
17 5 (0.86%) COM
18 4 (0.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 78 (13.38%) Open Source
2 52 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (5.32%) Blackberry
4 27 (4.63%) Digital Media
5 25 (4.29%) Management Information System
6 23 (3.95%) Replication
7 13 (2.23%) Visualisation
7 13 (2.23%) Data Integration
8 10 (1.72%) Computer Science
8 10 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.72%) Clustering
8 10 (1.72%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.54%) PKI
9 9 (1.54%) iPhone
9 9 (1.54%) Firmware
10 7 (1.20%) Hedge funds
11 6 (1.03%) PMI
12 5 (0.86%) DTV
12 5 (0.86%) CMDB
13 4 (0.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 257 (44.08%) Windows
2 240 (41.17%) Linux
3 112 (19.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 65 (11.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (6.69%) Ubuntu
6 36 (6.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 34 (5.83%) Debian
8 30 (5.15%) Solaris
9 27 (4.63%) UNIX
9 27 (4.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (2.57%) Windows 8
10 15 (2.57%) Windows 7
11 12 (2.06%) Android
12 11 (1.89%) Apple iOS
13 8 (1.37%) SUSE
14 7 (1.20%) Windows Phone
15 6 (1.03%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.86%) HPUX
17 4 (0.69%) AIX
17 4 (0.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (20.93%) ITIL
2 115 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (15.09%) DevOps
4 66 (11.32%) Migration
5 65 (11.15%) SOA
5 65 (11.15%) Project Management
6 46 (7.89%) TOGAF
7 43 (7.38%) Change Management
8 36 (6.17%) Service Delivery
9 35 (6.00%) Configuration Management
9 35 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 34 (5.83%) PRINCE2
10 34 (5.83%) CRM
11 31 (5.32%) Build Automation
12 30 (5.15%) Enterprise Architecture
13 28 (4.80%) Scrum
14 27 (4.63%) Data Modelling
14 27 (4.63%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (4.46%) Business Intelligence
15 26 (4.46%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 113 (19.38%) Java
2 95 (16.30%) SQL
3 59 (10.12%) Ruby
4 41 (7.03%) JavaScript
5 34 (5.83%) C#
6 28 (4.80%) Perl
7 27 (4.63%) Python
8 25 (4.29%) PowerShell
9 21 (3.60%) PHP
10 13 (2.23%) Bash Shell
11 10 (1.72%) C
12 6 (1.03%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.03%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.34%) C++
13 2 (0.34%) Korn
13 2 (0.34%) Groovy
14 1 (0.17%) PowerHouse
14 1 (0.17%) Scala
14 1 (0.17%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 44 (7.55%) Security Cleared
2 34 (5.83%) Degree
3 30 (5.15%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (4.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (4.63%) MCSE
6 22 (3.77%) CCNA
7 21 (3.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 13 (2.23%) MCP
9 11 (1.89%) SC Cleared
10 10 (1.72%) MCSA
10 10 (1.72%) PMI Certification
11 9 (1.54%) VCP4
11 9 (1.54%) CCNP
11 9 (1.54%) VCP5
12 8 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.86%) MCTS
13 5 (0.86%) MCITP
14 4 (0.69%) PMP
15 3 (0.51%) CCIE
16 2 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.83%) QA
2 19 (3.26%) SLA
3 15 (2.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (2.06%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.69%) COBIT
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 137 (23.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 93 (15.95%) Active Directory
3 70 (12.01%) Hyper-V
4 42 (7.20%) KVM
5 37 (6.35%) vSphere
6 31 (5.32%) Samba
6 31 (5.32%) Varnish
7 30 (5.15%) vCloud
8 21 (3.60%) VMware ESXi
9 19 (3.26%) XenApp
10 17 (2.92%) UAG
10 17 (2.92%) VMware ESX
11 13 (2.23%) Xen
11 13 (2.23%) Terminal Server
12 9 (1.54%) ISA Server
12 9 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 9 (1.54%) Forefront TMG
13 6 (1.03%) Docker
14 2 (0.34%) XenDesktop
14 2 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 114 (19.55%) Puppet
2 83 (14.24%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (7.72%) ZABBIX
4 39 (6.69%) SCCM
5 38 (6.52%) logstash
6 35 (6.00%) Kibana
7 31 (5.32%) StatsD
7 31 (5.32%) HAProxy
8 26 (4.46%) SCOM
9 19 (3.26%) Nagios
9 19 (3.26%) Vagrant
10 8 (1.37%) Zenoss
11 6 (1.03%) CFEngine
12 5 (0.86%) EMC NetWorker
13 4 (0.69%) SCOrch
14 3 (0.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 3 (0.51%) Icinga
14 3 (0.51%) Netcool
14 3 (0.51%) Foglight
14 3 (0.51%) Cacti
Vendors
1 190 (32.59%) VMware
2 185 (31.73%) Microsoft
3 122 (20.93%) Cisco
4 101 (17.32%) Oracle
5 90 (15.44%) HP
6 50 (8.58%) Red Hat
6 50 (8.58%) Apple
7 43 (7.38%) Citrix
8 40 (6.86%) Juniper
9 38 (6.52%) Dell
10 35 (6.00%) New Relic
11 33 (5.66%) Sony
11 33 (5.66%) Google
12 31 (5.32%) Toshiba
13 29 (4.97%) EMC
14 18 (3.09%) Veeam
14 18 (3.09%) hybris
15 14 (2.40%) SAP
15 14 (2.40%) CheckPoint
16 13 (2.23%) PlateSpin
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheshire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
East London
RecruitX
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
East London
RecruitX
Salary: £70k per year
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £45,000 to £50,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20,000 to £25,000 Negotiable + Bonu
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Servicenow
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Stock & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago