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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 556 661 703
Rank change year-on-year
+105 +42
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 331 252 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.04% 3.84% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 227 183 118
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,750 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -10.90%
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
8185 6559 4346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.94% 5.86% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6619 5453 3729
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -3.37%

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 May 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 May 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 +87 192 £65,000 +8.33% 21
South East +36 77 £60,000 +14.28% 9
West Midlands -3 14 £42,500 -17.07% 5
South West +1 12 £65,000 +20.93% 8
East of England +13 9 £25,000 -56.52% 2
East Midlands -9 8 £55,000 +57.14%
Yorkshire +5 5 £57,500 +155.55% 2
North West -17 5 £45,000 -30.76%
IaaS
UK

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 353 (51.53%) PaaS
2 275 (40.15%) Windows
3 265 (38.69%) VMware
4 257 (37.52%) Linux
5 253 (36.93%) SaaS
6 225 (32.85%) VMware Infrastructure
7 204 (29.78%) Cisco
8 198 (28.91%) Microsoft
9 187 (27.30%) Amazon AWS
10 183 (26.72%) Firewall
11 177 (25.84%) Microsoft Azure
12 166 (24.23%) Agile Software Development
13 158 (23.07%) Puppet
14 153 (22.34%) DevOps
15 145 (21.17%) Cloud Computing
16 142 (20.73%) Opscode Chef
17 127 (18.54%) Migration
18 125 (18.25%) WAN
18 125 (18.25%) VPN
19 121 (17.66%) LAN
19 121 (17.66%) Degree
20 120 (17.52%) Active Directory
20 120 (17.52%) IIS
21 112 (16.35%) MS Excel
22 111 (16.20%) MySQL
23 107 (15.62%) Oracle
24 106 (15.47%) SQL
25 105 (15.33%) SQL Server
25 105 (15.33%) MPLS
26 104 (15.18%) Apache

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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
1 120 (17.52%) IIS
2 104 (15.18%) Apache
3 73 (10.66%) OpenStack
4 63 (9.20%) Elasticsearch
4 63 (9.20%) Tomcat
5 59 (8.61%) nginx
6 55 (8.03%) Lync
7 47 (6.86%) MS Exchange
8 46 (6.72%) SharePoint
9 33 (4.82%) JBoss
10 26 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2013
11 23 (3.36%) Node.js
12 22 (3.21%) Apache Solr
13 18 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
14 16 (2.34%) Office Communications Server
15 14 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
16 13 (1.90%) IBM Notes
17 10 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2003
17 10 (1.46%) WebSphere
18 8 (1.17%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 112 (16.35%) MS Excel
2 58 (8.47%) MS Office
3 17 (2.48%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.15%) assyst
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 353 (51.53%) PaaS
2 253 (36.93%) SaaS
3 187 (27.30%) Amazon AWS
4 177 (25.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 145 (21.17%) Cloud Computing
6 102 (14.89%) Office 365
7 32 (4.67%) Amazon EC2
8 24 (3.50%) Google Cloud Platform
9 21 (3.07%) Terremark
10 19 (2.77%) Joyent
11 18 (2.63%) Amazon S3
12 16 (2.34%) Azure Active Directory
13 15 (2.19%) OpenShift
14 14 (2.04%) Google Apps
15 8 (1.17%) Amazon ELB
15 8 (1.17%) Sumo Logic
16 5 (0.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 5 (0.73%) Heroku
17 3 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
17 3 (0.44%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 183 (26.72%) Firewall
2 125 (18.25%) WAN
2 125 (18.25%) VPN
3 121 (17.66%) LAN
4 105 (15.33%) MPLS
5 72 (10.51%) SAN
6 67 (9.78%) VoIP
7 62 (9.05%) Unified Communications
8 52 (7.59%) Network Security
9 50 (7.30%) VLAN
10 44 (6.42%) Internet
11 42 (6.13%) DNS
12 41 (5.99%) SSL
13 40 (5.84%) TCP/IP
14 39 (5.69%) Wireless
15 38 (5.55%) OSPF
15 38 (5.55%) BGP
16 37 (5.40%) Cisco ASA
17 35 (5.11%) EIGRP
18 34 (4.96%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (16.20%) MySQL
2 105 (15.33%) SQL Server
3 63 (9.20%) MongoDB
4 30 (4.38%) DB2
5 28 (4.09%) Redis
5 28 (4.09%) Relational Database
6 25 (3.65%) Oracle Database
7 24 (3.50%) Oracle Database 10g
7 24 (3.50%) Oracle Database 11g
8 22 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
9 20 (2.92%) Hadoop
10 16 (2.34%) NoSQL
11 15 (2.19%) RDBMS
12 12 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (1.61%) Big Data
14 10 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (1.17%) CouchDB
15 8 (1.17%) HBase
16 6 (0.88%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 87 (12.70%) Git (software)
2 71 (10.36%) Jenkins
3 47 (6.86%) TeamCity
4 31 (4.53%) Subversion
5 24 (3.50%) Artifactory
6 14 (2.04%) Maven
7 12 (1.75%) Grunt
8 10 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (1.31%) Mercurial
10 8 (1.17%) RSpec
11 6 (0.88%) JIRA
12 4 (0.58%) Visual Studio
12 4 (0.58%) Bugzilla
12 4 (0.58%) NUnit
12 4 (0.58%) Firebug
13 3 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 2 (0.29%) Yeoman
15 1 (0.15%) JUnit
15 1 (0.15%) Fiddler
15 1 (0.15%) ClearCase
General
1 90 (13.14%) Finance
2 51 (7.45%) Telecoms
3 41 (5.99%) Banking
4 30 (4.38%) Marketing
5 27 (3.94%) Retail
6 23 (3.36%) Automotive
7 21 (3.07%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.90%) Legal
8 13 (1.90%) Electronics
9 10 (1.46%) Law
9 10 (1.46%) Advertising
10 7 (1.02%) Publishing
11 3 (0.44%) Music Industry
12 2 (0.29%) Billing
12 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.15%) Front Office
13 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.15%) Games
13 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 208 (30.36%) Architect
2 68 (9.93%) Solutions Architect
3 67 (9.78%) Consultant
4 55 (8.03%) Support Engineer
5 47 (6.86%) Technical Support
5 47 (6.86%) Linux Engineer
6 46 (6.72%) DevOps Engineer
7 45 (6.57%) Technical Engineer
7 45 (6.57%) Technical Support Engineer
8 40 (5.84%) Technical Architect
9 39 (5.69%) Administrator
10 35 (5.11%) Systems Administrator
11 34 (4.96%) Enterprise Architect
12 33 (4.82%) Cloud Architect
13 32 (4.67%) Linux Administrator
13 32 (4.67%) Network Engineer
14 29 (4.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 25 (3.65%) Senior Consultant
15 25 (3.65%) Developer
16 24 (3.50%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (14.89%) Web Services
2 86 (12.55%) .NET
3 41 (5.99%) XML
4 39 (5.69%) Middleware
5 32 (4.67%) ASP.NET
5 32 (4.67%) RESTful
6 28 (4.09%) HTML
6 28 (4.09%) SOAP
7 25 (3.65%) ActiveMQ
8 21 (3.07%) LAMP
8 21 (3.07%) REST
9 20 (2.92%) CSS
10 17 (2.48%) JSON
11 16 (2.34%) JMS
12 15 (2.19%) jQuery
12 15 (2.19%) AngularJS
13 12 (1.75%) CSS3
13 12 (1.75%) WCF
13 12 (1.75%) HTML5
13 12 (1.75%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 77 (11.24%) Open Source
2 69 (10.07%) Public Cloud
3 56 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (7.59%) Private Cloud
5 51 (7.45%) Computer Science
5 51 (7.45%) Replication
6 48 (7.01%) Management Information System
7 41 (5.99%) Clustering
8 25 (3.65%) BYOD
8 25 (3.65%) Mobile App
9 24 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
10 22 (3.21%) Blackberry
11 20 (2.92%) iSeries
12 19 (2.77%) BBC
12 19 (2.77%) Hybrid Cloud
13 15 (2.19%) Enterprise Cloud
13 15 (2.19%) CMDB
14 13 (1.90%) DTV
15 12 (1.75%) EPoS
16 10 (1.46%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 275 (40.15%) Windows
2 257 (37.52%) Linux
3 80 (11.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 61 (8.91%) UNIX
5 56 (8.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 52 (7.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 35 (5.11%) Debian
8 31 (4.53%) Ubuntu
9 20 (2.92%) VMS
10 17 (2.48%) CentOS
11 12 (1.75%) CoreOS
12 7 (1.02%) Solaris
13 6 (0.88%) AIX
13 6 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (0.88%) Windows XP
13 6 (0.88%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.44%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.44%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.44%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (24.23%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (22.34%) DevOps
3 127 (18.54%) Migration
4 87 (12.70%) ITIL
5 84 (12.26%) Service Delivery
6 69 (10.07%) E-Commerce
7 68 (9.93%) Configuration Management
8 66 (9.64%) TOGAF
9 65 (9.49%) SOA
10 62 (9.05%) Continuous Integration
11 56 (8.18%) Project Management
12 55 (8.03%) Continuous Delivery
13 52 (7.59%) Mentoring
14 49 (7.15%) Enterprise Architecture
15 47 (6.86%) Business Intelligence
16 42 (6.13%) Security Architecture
17 40 (5.84%) Business Development
18 36 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
19 33 (4.82%) Vulnerability Management
19 33 (4.82%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 106 (15.47%) SQL
2 98 (14.31%) Java
3 93 (13.58%) Ruby
4 72 (10.51%) Python
5 57 (8.32%) C#
5 57 (8.32%) Perl
6 54 (7.88%) PowerShell
7 45 (6.57%) Bash Shell
8 42 (6.13%) PHP
9 34 (4.96%) JavaScript
10 25 (3.65%) Shell Script
11 21 (3.07%) C++
12 20 (2.92%) C
13 12 (1.75%) Scala
14 10 (1.46%) Go
15 6 (0.88%) Jython
16 4 (0.58%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.29%) Erlang
18 1 (0.15%) Groovy
18 1 (0.15%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 121 (17.66%) Degree
2 79 (11.53%) Cisco Certification
3 56 (8.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 48 (7.01%) MCSE
5 38 (5.55%) CCNP
6 35 (5.11%) CCNA
7 32 (4.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 30 (4.38%) CCIE
9 25 (3.65%) AWS Certification
10 16 (2.34%) MCTS
11 14 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (1.61%) MCSA
13 10 (1.46%) Security Cleared
14 9 (1.31%) PMI Certification
14 9 (1.31%) MCITP
15 8 (1.17%) CISSP
16 7 (1.02%) MCP
16 7 (1.02%) RHCE
17 5 (0.73%) PMP
18 4 (0.58%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (5.26%) QA
3 32 (4.67%) PCI DSS
4 24 (3.50%) FISMA
5 14 (2.04%) SLA
6 12 (1.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 225 (32.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 120 (17.52%) Active Directory
3 58 (8.47%) Hyper-V
4 55 (8.03%) XenApp
5 45 (6.57%) vSphere
6 44 (6.42%) Terminal Server
7 33 (4.82%) Varnish
8 30 (4.38%) KVM
9 27 (3.94%) VMware ESXi
10 22 (3.21%) GlusterFS
10 22 (3.21%) Samba
11 20 (2.92%) vCloud
12 17 (2.48%) Docker
12 17 (2.48%) Xen
13 16 (2.34%) VirtualBox
14 13 (1.90%) Apache Flume
15 10 (1.46%) UAG
16 9 (1.31%) NFS
17 8 (1.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 8 (1.17%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 158 (23.07%) Puppet
2 142 (20.73%) Opscode Chef
3 61 (8.91%) logstash
4 59 (8.61%) ZABBIX
5 57 (8.32%) Vagrant
6 49 (7.15%) Graphite
7 46 (6.72%) Kibana
8 32 (4.67%) SCCM
9 29 (4.23%) Ansible
10 24 (3.50%) HAProxy
11 22 (3.21%) StatsD
12 19 (2.77%) Red Hat Satellite
13 18 (2.63%) Nagios
14 17 (2.48%) SCOM
15 15 (2.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 13 (1.90%) Graylog
17 12 (1.75%) Tivoli
18 11 (1.61%) Windows Intune
18 11 (1.61%) Salt
19 10 (1.46%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 265 (38.69%) VMware
2 204 (29.78%) Cisco
3 198 (28.91%) Microsoft
4 107 (15.62%) Oracle
5 89 (12.99%) HP
6 82 (11.97%) Citrix
7 71 (10.36%) Red Hat
8 68 (9.93%) Juniper
9 67 (9.78%) Google
10 54 (7.88%) New Relic
10 54 (7.88%) IBM
11 51 (7.45%) Rackspace
12 41 (5.99%) Dell
13 36 (5.26%) SAP
13 36 (5.26%) NetApp
14 35 (5.11%) CheckPoint
15 34 (4.96%) Splunk
16 26 (3.80%) F5
17 25 (3.65%) 3PAR
18 20 (2.92%) EMC
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + health, bonus, pension, shares
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Rochester, Kent
NTA Monitor Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
South East
Hastings Direct
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
D P Connect
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum £25,000 to £30,000 Negotiable + Bonu
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, Benefits, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Gold Group
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Resource Management
Salary: £55000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus shift allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 8 days ago