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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 567 664 675
Rank change year-on-year
+97 +11
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 314 201 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.46% 4.54% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 228 145 176
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £70,000 £76,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
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
5755 4431 3767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.56% 4.41% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4772 3671 3314
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

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 December 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 December 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 +79 197 £65,000 +23.80% 10
South East +35 74 £52,500 +5.00% 9
Yorkshire -29 16 £55,000 +51.72% 1
East of England -20 9 £30,000 -26.82% 1
North West -12 8 £66,250 +8.16% 3
East Midlands +14 6 £52,500 +7.14%
West Midlands -16 4 £45,000 -25.00% 3
South West -15 3 £50,000 +2.04% 1
IaaS
UK

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (54.64%) PaaS
2 296 (49.92%) Windows
3 240 (40.47%) SaaS
4 235 (39.63%) Linux
5 216 (36.42%) VMware
6 187 (31.53%) Microsoft
7 175 (29.51%) VMware Infrastructure
8 172 (29.01%) Microsoft Azure
9 143 (24.11%) Cisco
10 138 (23.27%) Agile Software Development
11 136 (22.93%) Puppet
12 134 (22.60%) Migration
13 121 (20.40%) Firewall
14 120 (20.24%) Cloud Computing
15 115 (19.39%) SQL Server
16 113 (19.06%) Active Directory
17 104 (17.54%) IIS
18 103 (17.37%) Opscode Chef
19 102 (17.20%) Oracle
20 101 (17.03%) MySQL
20 101 (17.03%) Web Services
20 101 (17.03%) Amazon AWS
21 100 (16.86%) HP
22 97 (16.36%) ITIL
23 93 (15.68%) SAN
23 93 (15.68%) DevOps
24 90 (15.18%) Java
25 89 (15.01%) Windows Server 2008
26 88 (14.84%) WAN
27 85 (14.33%) .NET

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (17.54%) IIS
2 77 (12.98%) Apache
3 61 (10.29%) Elasticsearch
4 55 (9.27%) MS Exchange
4 55 (9.27%) BizTalk Server
5 53 (8.94%) nginx
6 51 (8.60%) Tomcat
7 47 (7.93%) SharePoint
8 46 (7.76%) Lync
9 45 (7.59%) OpenStack
10 28 (4.72%) Apache Solr
11 26 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2013
12 24 (4.05%) JBoss
13 21 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2010
14 19 (3.20%) Office Communications Server
15 17 (2.87%) IBM Notes
16 13 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2003
16 13 (2.19%) SharePoint Server
16 13 (2.19%) Node.js
17 11 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 85 (14.33%) MS Excel
2 54 (9.11%) MS Office
3 11 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.17%) Revit
Business Applications
1 15 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.34%) Agresso
4 1 (0.17%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 324 (54.64%) PaaS
2 240 (40.47%) SaaS
3 172 (29.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 120 (20.24%) Cloud Computing
5 101 (17.03%) Amazon AWS
6 60 (10.12%) Office 365
7 17 (2.87%) Google Apps
8 15 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (2.36%) OpenShift
10 13 (2.19%) Joyent
11 8 (1.35%) Terremark
12 7 (1.18%) Heroku
13 6 (1.01%) Amazon S3
13 6 (1.01%) Amazon ELB
14 5 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
15 3 (0.51%) SoftLayer
16 2 (0.34%) IBM SmartCloud
17 1 (0.17%) ElastiCache
17 1 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 1 (0.17%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 121 (20.40%) Firewall
2 93 (15.68%) SAN
3 88 (14.84%) WAN
4 84 (14.17%) VPN
5 64 (10.79%) LAN
6 51 (8.60%) MPLS
7 42 (7.08%) DNS
8 40 (6.75%) TCP/IP
9 31 (5.23%) Network Security
10 30 (5.06%) SSL
10 30 (5.06%) VoIP
11 27 (4.55%) iSCSI
12 26 (4.38%) Unified Communications
12 26 (4.38%) Wireless
13 25 (4.22%) VLAN
14 24 (4.05%) Internet
14 24 (4.05%) NAS
14 24 (4.05%) Cisco ASA
15 18 (3.04%) DHCP
16 17 (2.87%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (19.39%) SQL Server
2 101 (17.03%) MySQL
3 56 (9.44%) MongoDB
4 22 (3.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (3.37%) Big Data
6 19 (3.20%) Oracle Database
7 18 (3.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (2.87%) Redis
9 16 (2.70%) Hadoop
9 16 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
9 16 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
10 15 (2.53%) Relational Database
11 14 (2.36%) DB2
12 9 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (1.52%) RDBMS
13 6 (1.01%) CouchDB
14 5 (0.84%) NoSQL
15 4 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
16 3 (0.51%) HBase
16 3 (0.51%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 62 (10.46%) Git (software)
2 59 (9.95%) Jenkins
3 46 (7.76%) TeamCity
4 30 (5.06%) Subversion
5 16 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (1.85%) JIRA
7 9 (1.52%) Firebug
7 9 (1.52%) Bugzilla
7 9 (1.52%) NUnit
8 5 (0.84%) Maven
8 5 (0.84%) RSpec
9 4 (0.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 4 (0.67%) Grunt
9 4 (0.67%) Yeoman
9 4 (0.67%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.51%) Mercurial
10 3 (0.51%) Artifactory
10 3 (0.51%) Hudson
11 2 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.17%) Selenium
General
1 55 (9.27%) Finance
2 27 (4.55%) Retail
3 24 (4.05%) Telecoms
4 23 (3.88%) Music Industry
5 18 (3.04%) Banking
6 16 (2.70%) Publishing
7 13 (2.19%) Marketing
8 12 (2.02%) Legal
8 12 (2.02%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.01%) Automotive
10 5 (0.84%) Games
11 3 (0.51%) Electronics
12 2 (0.34%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.34%) Advertising
12 2 (0.34%) Billing
13 1 (0.17%) Law
13 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 199 (33.56%) Architect
2 71 (11.97%) Solutions Architect
3 49 (8.26%) Consultant
4 44 (7.42%) Cloud Architect
5 30 (5.06%) Infrastructure Architect
6 29 (4.89%) Support Engineer
7 27 (4.55%) Administrator
8 24 (4.05%) Linux Engineer
9 23 (3.88%) Developer
9 23 (3.88%) DevOps Engineer
10 22 (3.71%) Operations Engineer
10 22 (3.71%) Analyst
10 22 (3.71%) Systems Administrator
10 22 (3.71%) Enterprise Architect
11 21 (3.54%) Linux Administrator
11 21 (3.54%) Network Engineer
12 20 (3.37%) Technical Support
12 20 (3.37%) Senior Consultant
12 20 (3.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 20 (3.37%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (17.03%) Web Services
2 85 (14.33%) .NET
3 38 (6.41%) XML
4 36 (6.07%) ASP.NET
5 28 (4.72%) SOAP
5 28 (4.72%) JSON
6 21 (3.54%) WCF
6 21 (3.54%) Middleware
7 20 (3.37%) LAMP
7 20 (3.37%) RESTful
7 20 (3.37%) REST
8 16 (2.70%) HTML
9 14 (2.36%) CSS
9 14 (2.36%) J2EE
10 13 (2.19%) ActiveMQ
11 10 (1.69%) XSD
11 10 (1.69%) XSL
12 9 (1.52%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
12 9 (1.52%) Memcached
13 8 (1.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 66 (11.13%) Open Source
2 51 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (6.91%) Replication
4 30 (5.06%) Clustering
4 30 (5.06%) Digital Media
5 29 (4.89%) Management Information System
6 28 (4.72%) Blackberry
7 20 (3.37%) Computer Science
8 18 (3.04%) Data Integration
9 15 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (1.69%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.35%) iSeries
11 8 (1.35%) CMDB
12 6 (1.01%) EPoS
13 5 (0.84%) Mainframe
13 5 (0.84%) BBC
14 4 (0.67%) Mathematics
14 4 (0.67%) Social Media
14 4 (0.67%) Hedge funds
14 4 (0.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 296 (49.92%) Windows
2 235 (39.63%) Linux
3 89 (15.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 72 (12.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (8.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 41 (6.91%) Debian
7 36 (6.07%) UNIX
8 33 (5.56%) Ubuntu
9 19 (3.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (3.04%) Solaris
11 17 (2.87%) CentOS
12 12 (2.02%) Windows 7
13 11 (1.85%) Apple iOS
13 11 (1.85%) Windows 8
13 11 (1.85%) Android
13 11 (1.85%) AIX
14 10 (1.69%) Windows Phone
15 8 (1.35%) VMS
16 6 (1.01%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.51%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (23.27%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (22.60%) Migration
3 97 (16.36%) ITIL
4 93 (15.68%) DevOps
5 63 (10.62%) SOA
5 63 (10.62%) TOGAF
6 47 (7.93%) Enterprise Architecture
7 46 (7.76%) Configuration Management
8 45 (7.59%) E-Commerce
9 42 (7.08%) Scrum
10 40 (6.75%) Continuous Integration
11 39 (6.58%) Project Management
12 37 (6.24%) Zachman Framework
13 35 (5.90%) Service Delivery
14 33 (5.56%) CRM
15 32 (5.40%) Data Modelling
16 31 (5.23%) Stakeholder Management
17 30 (5.06%) ERP
18 29 (4.89%) Business Intelligence
18 29 (4.89%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 90 (15.18%) Java
2 72 (12.14%) SQL
3 67 (11.30%) Ruby
4 46 (7.76%) PowerShell
5 45 (7.59%) Perl
6 44 (7.42%) C#
6 44 (7.42%) Python
7 27 (4.55%) JavaScript
8 25 (4.22%) Bash Shell
9 21 (3.54%) Shell Script
10 15 (2.53%) PHP
11 12 (2.02%) C
12 6 (1.01%) T-SQL
13 4 (0.67%) C++
13 4 (0.67%) Groovy
14 3 (0.51%) Korn
15 1 (0.17%) Scala
15 1 (0.17%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.17%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 48 (8.09%) Degree
2 45 (7.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (6.75%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (6.58%) MCSE
5 24 (4.05%) Security Cleared
6 23 (3.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 22 (3.71%) CCNP
8 19 (3.20%) CCIE
9 17 (2.87%) CCNA
10 16 (2.70%) AWS Certification
11 13 (2.19%) MCTS
12 10 (1.69%) MCITP
13 9 (1.52%) MCSA
13 9 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (1.35%) RHCE
15 7 (1.18%) PMI Certification
16 5 (0.84%) SC Cleared
16 5 (0.84%) PMP
16 5 (0.84%) MCP
16 5 (0.84%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.73%) QA
2 24 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (3.54%) PCI DSS
4 17 (2.87%) SLA
5 4 (0.67%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 175 (29.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 113 (19.06%) Active Directory
3 59 (9.95%) vSphere
4 58 (9.78%) Hyper-V
5 38 (6.41%) KVM
6 36 (6.07%) Varnish
7 33 (5.56%) XenApp
8 29 (4.89%) VMware ESXi
9 28 (4.72%) Samba
10 26 (4.38%) vCloud
11 20 (3.37%) Terminal Server
12 15 (2.53%) NFS
13 12 (2.02%) VMware ESX
13 12 (2.02%) Xen
14 9 (1.52%) Forefront TMG
14 9 (1.52%) UAG
15 8 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 8 (1.35%) ISA Server
15 8 (1.35%) NDS
16 7 (1.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 136 (22.93%) Puppet
2 103 (17.37%) Opscode Chef
3 56 (9.44%) logstash
3 56 (9.44%) ZABBIX
4 44 (7.42%) Kibana
4 44 (7.42%) Graphite
5 40 (6.75%) SCCM
6 28 (4.72%) HAProxy
6 28 (4.72%) Vagrant
6 28 (4.72%) StatsD
7 22 (3.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 22 (3.71%) Nagios
8 21 (3.54%) SCOM
9 15 (2.53%) Red Hat Satellite
10 12 (2.02%) Windows Intune
11 10 (1.69%) CFEngine
12 8 (1.35%) SCOrch
13 7 (1.18%) Graylog2
14 6 (1.01%) Ansible
15 5 (0.84%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 216 (36.42%) VMware
2 187 (31.53%) Microsoft
3 143 (24.11%) Cisco
4 102 (17.20%) Oracle
5 100 (16.86%) HP
6 58 (9.78%) Red Hat
7 56 (9.44%) Juniper
8 55 (9.27%) Dell
9 54 (9.11%) Citrix
10 47 (7.93%) IBM
11 44 (7.42%) New Relic
12 40 (6.75%) Apple
13 34 (5.73%) Google
14 27 (4.55%) EMC
15 26 (4.38%) SAP
16 23 (3.88%) Sony
16 23 (3.88%) Toshiba
17 21 (3.54%) CheckPoint
17 21 (3.54%) NetApp
17 21 (3.54%) Splunk
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits, bonus,
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000 - £75000 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: 6 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits / Home Working / Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Sheffield
learndirect
Posted: 9 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
SCC
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 14 days ago
Leatherhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago