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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 503 614 649
Rank change year-on-year
+111 +35
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 418 295 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.27% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.95% 4.29% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 301 209 164
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 £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -12.19%
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
8438 6870 4676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.18% 6.23% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6892 5610 4014
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,225 £31,100 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +63 206 £70,000 +23.89% 14
South East +20 87 £55,000 +22.22% 6
West Midlands +28 45 £57,500 +4.54% 5
South West +36 44 £65,000 +1.96% 6
East of England +10 16 £70,000 +40.00% 4
Yorkshire +2 9 £60,000 +9.09% 3
East Midlands -19 4 £55,000 +22.22% 1
North West -12 2 £48,750 +9.55%
North East - 1 £37,500 - 1
IaaS
UK

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 399 (52.99%) PaaS
2 296 (39.31%) VMware
3 295 (39.18%) Linux
4 289 (38.38%) SaaS
5 262 (34.79%) Windows
6 242 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 223 (29.61%) Amazon AWS
8 214 (28.42%) Microsoft Azure
9 211 (28.02%) Data Centre
10 201 (26.69%) Microsoft
11 195 (25.90%) DevOps
12 188 (24.97%) Cisco
13 184 (24.44%) Puppet
14 169 (22.44%) Agile Software Development
15 164 (21.78%) Opscode Chef
16 155 (20.58%) Firewall
17 145 (19.26%) Cloud Computing
18 132 (17.53%) Java
18 132 (17.53%) Degree
19 120 (15.94%) MS Excel
20 114 (15.14%) Oracle
21 112 (14.87%) MySQL
21 112 (14.87%) Apache
22 111 (14.74%) Python
23 108 (14.34%) Web Services
24 106 (14.08%) ITIL
25 105 (13.94%) SQL Server
26 104 (13.81%) Active Directory
27 103 (13.68%) Git (software)
28 102 (13.55%) IIS

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 112 (14.87%) Apache
2 102 (13.55%) IIS
3 63 (8.37%) OpenStack
4 61 (8.10%) Tomcat
5 54 (7.17%) SharePoint
6 50 (6.64%) Elasticsearch
7 45 (5.98%) nginx
8 44 (5.84%) MS Exchange
9 43 (5.71%) Lync
10 40 (5.31%) Node.js
11 33 (4.38%) Apache Solr
12 16 (2.12%) Apache Spark
12 16 (2.12%) JBoss
13 15 (1.99%) BizTalk Server
14 14 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2013
15 11 (1.46%) WebSphere
16 10 (1.33%) WebLogic
17 8 (1.06%) CMS
17 8 (1.06%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 120 (15.94%) MS Excel
2 46 (6.11%) MS Office
3 15 (1.99%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.13%) Magento
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.13%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 399 (52.99%) PaaS
2 289 (38.38%) SaaS
3 223 (29.61%) Amazon AWS
4 214 (28.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 145 (19.26%) Cloud Computing
6 97 (12.88%) Office 365
7 32 (4.25%) Google Cloud Platform
8 25 (3.32%) Amazon EC2
9 19 (2.52%) Terremark
10 16 (2.12%) Google Apps
11 15 (1.99%) Sumo Logic
12 14 (1.86%) Amazon S3
13 13 (1.73%) Joyent
14 11 (1.46%) Heroku
15 7 (0.93%) IBM PureFlex
16 4 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
16 4 (0.53%) Google App Engine
17 3 (0.40%) SoftLayer
17 3 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 2 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 155 (20.58%) Firewall
2 97 (12.88%) WAN
3 96 (12.75%) VPN
4 95 (12.62%) LAN
5 75 (9.96%) MPLS
6 64 (8.50%) SAN
7 62 (8.23%) Internet
8 51 (6.77%) VoIP
8 51 (6.77%) DNS
9 50 (6.64%) TCP/IP
10 47 (6.24%) Unified Communications
11 45 (5.98%) Network Security
12 38 (5.05%) VLAN
13 37 (4.91%) SSL
14 32 (4.25%) iSCSI
15 29 (3.85%) OSPF
15 29 (3.85%) BGP
16 28 (3.72%) HTTP
17 27 (3.59%) Wireless
18 26 (3.45%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (14.87%) MySQL
2 105 (13.94%) SQL Server
3 72 (9.56%) MongoDB
4 46 (6.11%) Hadoop
5 38 (5.05%) Relational Database
6 36 (4.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 30 (3.98%) NoSQL
8 27 (3.59%) Redis
9 26 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
10 21 (2.79%) HBase
11 20 (2.66%) Big Data
12 18 (2.39%) Oracle BI EE
13 17 (2.26%) DB2
14 15 (1.99%) RDBMS
15 13 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (1.73%) Oracle Database
16 12 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
16 12 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
17 8 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 4 (0.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 103 (13.68%) Git (software)
2 99 (13.15%) Jenkins
3 46 (6.11%) Subversion
4 45 (5.98%) Maven
5 38 (5.05%) TeamCity
6 19 (2.52%) Grunt
7 12 (1.59%) Artifactory
8 11 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (1.06%) RSpec
10 6 (0.80%) JIRA
11 5 (0.66%) Mercurial
12 4 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (0.53%) JUnit
12 4 (0.53%) Bugzilla
12 4 (0.53%) NUnit
13 3 (0.40%) Visual Studio
14 1 (0.13%) ERwin
14 1 (0.13%) ReSharper
14 1 (0.13%) Selenium
14 1 (0.13%) FitNesse
General
1 98 (13.01%) Finance
2 70 (9.30%) Telecoms
3 36 (4.78%) Banking
4 33 (4.38%) Retail
5 29 (3.85%) Automotive
5 29 (3.85%) Marketing
6 19 (2.52%) Manufacturing
7 18 (2.39%) Legal
8 14 (1.86%) Law
8 14 (1.86%) Advertising
9 10 (1.33%) Electronics
10 8 (1.06%) Publishing
11 6 (0.80%) Online Betting
12 4 (0.53%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.53%) Back Office
13 2 (0.27%) Front Office
13 2 (0.27%) Local Government
14 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 213 (28.29%) Architect
2 80 (10.62%) Solutions Architect
3 79 (10.49%) Consultant
4 53 (7.04%) Cloud Architect
5 47 (6.24%) Support Engineer
6 46 (6.11%) Technical Architect
7 42 (5.58%) DevOps Engineer
8 37 (4.91%) Developer
9 35 (4.65%) Technical Support
9 35 (4.65%) Linux Engineer
10 34 (4.52%) Cloud Engineer
11 33 (4.38%) Software Engineer
11 33 (4.38%) Technical Support Engineer
11 33 (4.38%) Technical Engineer
12 32 (4.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 29 (3.85%) Enterprise Architect
14 24 (3.19%) Administrator
14 24 (3.19%) Analyst
14 24 (3.19%) Development Manager
15 23 (3.05%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (14.34%) Web Services
2 76 (10.09%) .NET
3 44 (5.84%) XML
4 41 (5.44%) HTML
4 41 (5.44%) Middleware
5 34 (4.52%) CSS
5 34 (4.52%) RESTful
6 32 (4.25%) ASP.NET
7 30 (3.98%) REST
7 30 (3.98%) AngularJS
8 26 (3.45%) HTML5
9 24 (3.19%) Spring
10 23 (3.05%) SOAP
11 21 (2.79%) MCollective
11 21 (2.79%) Sensu
12 19 (2.52%) Oracle Fusion
13 18 (2.39%) WebCenter
13 18 (2.39%) jQuery
13 18 (2.39%) CSS3
13 18 (2.39%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 211 (28.02%) Data Centre
2 66 (8.76%) Public Cloud
3 65 (8.63%) Private Cloud
4 61 (8.10%) Computer Science
5 51 (6.77%) Replication
6 48 (6.37%) Management Information System
7 40 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
8 37 (4.91%) Enterprise Software
9 35 (4.65%) Clustering
10 31 (4.12%) Hybrid Cloud
11 26 (3.45%) BBC
11 26 (3.45%) Blackberry
12 19 (2.52%) BYOD
12 19 (2.52%) Enterprise Storage
13 15 (1.99%) User Experience
14 14 (1.86%) Enterprise Cloud
14 14 (1.86%) Mobile App
15 13 (1.73%) iSeries
16 12 (1.59%) CMDB
16 12 (1.59%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 295 (39.18%) Linux
2 262 (34.79%) Windows
3 97 (12.88%) UNIX
4 83 (11.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 75 (9.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 56 (7.44%) Ubuntu
7 32 (4.25%) Debian
8 24 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (2.52%) CoreOS
10 15 (1.99%) VMS
11 8 (1.06%) Windows XP
12 7 (0.93%) CentOS
13 6 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (0.80%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.40%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.27%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.27%) SUSE
15 2 (0.27%) Solaris
15 2 (0.27%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (25.90%) DevOps
2 169 (22.44%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (14.08%) ITIL
4 91 (12.08%) Continuous Integration
5 83 (11.02%) Service Delivery
6 80 (10.62%) Migration
6 80 (10.62%) Open Source
7 73 (9.69%) SOA
8 72 (9.56%) Configuration Management
8 72 (9.56%) TOGAF
9 63 (8.37%) E-Commerce
10 62 (8.23%) Business Intelligence
11 61 (8.10%) Project Management
11 61 (8.10%) Software Engineering
12 54 (7.17%) Mentoring
12 54 (7.17%) Continuous Delivery
13 47 (6.24%) CRM
14 42 (5.58%) Enterprise Architecture
15 39 (5.18%) TDD
16 38 (5.05%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 132 (17.53%) Java
2 111 (14.74%) Python
3 93 (12.35%) SQL
4 75 (9.96%) Perl
5 71 (9.43%) Ruby
6 65 (8.63%) Bash Shell
7 56 (7.44%) PowerShell
7 56 (7.44%) PHP
8 51 (6.77%) C#
9 49 (6.51%) JavaScript
10 36 (4.78%) C++
11 32 (4.25%) Scala
12 24 (3.19%) C
13 22 (2.92%) Groovy
14 21 (2.79%) Bourne shell
15 18 (2.39%) Jython
15 18 (2.39%) Go
16 9 (1.20%) Clojure
16 9 (1.20%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.27%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 132 (17.53%) Degree
2 68 (9.03%) Cisco Certification
3 43 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 41 (5.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 38 (5.05%) MCSE
6 35 (4.65%) CCNA
7 32 (4.25%) CCNP
8 21 (2.79%) CCIE
9 16 (2.12%) Security Cleared
10 14 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (1.73%) CISSP
11 13 (1.73%) AWS Certification
12 11 (1.46%) PMI Certification
13 10 (1.33%) MCSA
14 7 (0.93%) MCP
14 7 (0.93%) SC Cleared
14 7 (0.93%) VCP5
15 5 (0.66%) MCTS
15 5 (0.66%) JNCIA
15 5 (0.66%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (6.11%) QA
2 29 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (2.39%) PCI DSS
4 15 (1.99%) ISO 9001
5 13 (1.73%) SLA
6 12 (1.59%) FISMA
7 3 (0.40%) COBIT
8 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 242 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 104 (13.81%) Active Directory
3 73 (9.69%) Hyper-V
4 37 (4.91%) XenApp
5 35 (4.65%) VirtualBox
6 34 (4.52%) KVM
7 32 (4.25%) Terminal Server
8 31 (4.12%) Docker
8 31 (4.12%) vSphere
8 31 (4.12%) Varnish
9 27 (3.59%) vCloud
10 26 (3.45%) GlusterFS
10 26 (3.45%) Samba
11 19 (2.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 16 (2.12%) VMware ESXi
12 16 (2.12%) HDFS
12 16 (2.12%) Xen
13 9 (1.20%) VMware ESX
13 9 (1.20%) UAG
14 7 (0.93%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 184 (24.44%) Puppet
2 164 (21.78%) Opscode Chef
3 82 (10.89%) ZABBIX
4 80 (10.62%) Vagrant
5 58 (7.70%) Ansible
6 50 (6.64%) logstash
7 48 (6.37%) Graphite
8 47 (6.24%) Nagios
9 38 (5.05%) Kibana
10 28 (3.72%) HAProxy
10 28 (3.72%) SCCM
11 26 (3.45%) Salt
11 26 (3.45%) StatsD
12 18 (2.39%) Oracle Identity Management
13 17 (2.26%) Kubernetes
14 10 (1.33%) SCOM
15 9 (1.20%) Tivoli
15 9 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
15 9 (1.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 8 (1.06%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 296 (39.31%) VMware
2 201 (26.69%) Microsoft
3 188 (24.97%) Cisco
4 114 (15.14%) Oracle
5 66 (8.76%) Google
6 65 (8.63%) Citrix
7 60 (7.97%) Juniper
8 54 (7.17%) HP
9 53 (7.04%) New Relic
10 52 (6.91%) Rackspace
11 40 (5.31%) IBM
12 39 (5.18%) Red Hat
13 36 (4.78%) NetApp
14 34 (4.52%) EMC
15 28 (3.72%) Splunk
16 27 (3.59%) Dell
17 25 (3.32%) CheckPoint
18 23 (3.05%) hybris
18 23 (3.05%) 3PAR
18 23 (3.05%) F5
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + On Call + Bonus
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Middlesbrough, Cleveland
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Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £47500 - £52500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + 15% Bonus, Home Working, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Computer People
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Computer People
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, Sussex
Initialize IT
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
J & C Associates
Salary: Up to £70,000 dependant on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Red Sofa London
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + holidays, pension +
Posted: 3 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Car, Traning & Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
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Salary: £55k - 65k per year + bonus + benefits
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