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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 453 606 662
Rank change year-on-year
+153 +56
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 490 291 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.27% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.67% 4.27% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 365 218 148
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,200 £90,000 £86,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
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
8636 6821 4803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.36% 6.29% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7151 5399 4128
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +36 200 £65,000 +4.00% 33
South East +24 109 £55,000 - 26
South West +41 58 £55,000 +37.50% 5
West Midlands +30 45 £59,000 +7.27% 1
Yorkshire +39 33 £60,625 +10.22% 8
East of England +3 17 £65,000 +116.66% 5
North West -7 10 £61,250 +14.48% 2
East Midlands -12 7 £36,000 -26.53% 2
North East - 4 £63,299 - 1
Midlands - 3 £50,000 - 1
IaaS
UK

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 443 (52.80%) PaaS
2 353 (42.07%) VMware
3 349 (41.60%) Linux
4 285 (33.97%) SaaS
5 274 (32.66%) Amazon AWS
6 270 (32.18%) Windows
7 269 (32.06%) VMware Infrastructure
8 221 (26.34%) Microsoft Azure
9 206 (24.55%) DevOps
10 205 (24.43%) Agile Software Development
11 203 (24.20%) Data Centre
12 192 (22.88%) Microsoft
13 190 (22.65%) Puppet
14 184 (21.93%) Java
15 172 (20.50%) Cisco
16 161 (19.19%) Opscode Chef
17 159 (18.95%) Cloud Computing
17 159 (18.95%) Python
18 143 (17.04%) ITIL
19 135 (16.09%) Oracle
20 134 (15.97%) MySQL
21 133 (15.85%) Degree
22 131 (15.61%) Git (software)
23 129 (15.38%) Jenkins
24 124 (14.78%) Firewall
25 118 (14.06%) SQL Server
26 114 (13.59%) Apache
27 110 (13.11%) Active Directory
28 109 (12.99%) UNIX
28 109 (12.99%) Continuous Integration

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 114 (13.59%) Apache
2 80 (9.54%) Node.js
3 76 (9.06%) IIS
4 61 (7.27%) Elasticsearch
4 61 (7.27%) OpenStack
5 60 (7.15%) Tomcat
5 60 (7.15%) SharePoint
6 48 (5.72%) MS Exchange
7 47 (5.60%) Apache Solr
8 43 (5.13%) nginx
9 35 (4.17%) Apache Spark
10 27 (3.22%) WebSphere
11 24 (2.86%) Lync
12 21 (2.50%) CMS
13 20 (2.38%) WebLogic
13 20 (2.38%) Cloud Foundry
14 12 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
15 10 (1.19%) JBoss
15 10 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
16 8 (0.95%) Mule
Applications
1 105 (12.51%) MS Excel
2 41 (4.89%) MS Office
3 9 (1.07%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.48%) MS Project
5 2 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 5 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.24%) Magento
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 443 (52.80%) PaaS
2 285 (33.97%) SaaS
3 274 (32.66%) Amazon AWS
4 221 (26.34%) Microsoft Azure
5 159 (18.95%) Cloud Computing
6 93 (11.08%) Office 365
7 36 (4.29%) Google Cloud Platform
8 26 (3.10%) Amazon EC2
9 24 (2.86%) Sumo Logic
10 21 (2.50%) Heroku
11 15 (1.79%) Amazon S3
12 14 (1.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 11 (1.31%) Google Apps
13 11 (1.31%) Joyent
14 10 (1.19%) IBM PureFlex
15 6 (0.72%) Google App Engine
16 4 (0.48%) Amazon EMR
16 4 (0.48%) Terremark
16 4 (0.48%) iPaaS
17 3 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 124 (14.78%) Firewall
2 80 (9.54%) WAN
3 78 (9.30%) LAN
4 73 (8.70%) SAN
5 71 (8.46%) DNS
5 71 (8.46%) Internet
6 64 (7.63%) VPN
7 48 (5.72%) TCP/IP
8 43 (5.13%) MPLS
8 43 (5.13%) HTTP
9 39 (4.65%) VoIP
10 36 (4.29%) Network Security
11 32 (3.81%) NAS
11 32 (3.81%) Unified Communications
11 32 (3.81%) SSL
12 30 (3.58%) iSCSI
13 21 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
13 21 (2.50%) DHCP
14 20 (2.38%) LDAP
15 18 (2.15%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (15.97%) MySQL
2 118 (14.06%) SQL Server
3 103 (12.28%) MongoDB
4 76 (9.06%) Hadoop
5 75 (8.94%) Apache Cassandra
6 57 (6.79%) Big Data
7 47 (5.60%) NoSQL
8 46 (5.48%) Redis
9 45 (5.36%) Relational Database
10 36 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
11 35 (4.17%) HBase
12 18 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
13 16 (1.91%) Oracle BI EE
14 11 (1.31%) DB2
14 11 (1.31%) CouchDB
15 9 (1.07%) Couchbase
15 9 (1.07%) RDBMS
16 8 (0.95%) Apache Hive
17 7 (0.83%) Oracle Database
18 6 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 131 (15.61%) Git (software)
2 129 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 78 (9.30%) Maven
4 59 (7.03%) Subversion
5 34 (4.05%) TeamCity
6 30 (3.58%) Grunt
7 10 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (1.07%) JIRA
9 8 (0.95%) JUnit
10 7 (0.83%) Visual Studio
10 7 (0.83%) Ant
11 6 (0.72%) Artifactory
12 4 (0.48%) Mockito
12 4 (0.48%) Gradle
12 4 (0.48%) JSUnit
13 3 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.36%) Bugzilla
13 3 (0.36%) NUnit
14 2 (0.24%) MSI
14 2 (0.24%) RSpec
General
1 92 (10.97%) Finance
2 63 (7.51%) Telecoms
3 45 (5.36%) Retail
4 27 (3.22%) Automotive
5 24 (2.86%) Banking
6 22 (2.62%) Legal
7 19 (2.26%) Marketing
8 17 (2.03%) Manufacturing
9 15 (1.79%) Advertising
10 11 (1.31%) Law
11 10 (1.19%) Back Office
12 8 (0.95%) Games
13 7 (0.83%) Publishing
13 7 (0.83%) Electronics
13 7 (0.83%) Online Betting
14 4 (0.48%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.24%) Local Government
15 2 (0.24%) Front Office
16 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 274 (32.66%) Architect
2 90 (10.73%) Solutions Architect
3 84 (10.01%) Cloud Architect
4 66 (7.87%) Technical Architect
4 66 (7.87%) Consultant
5 51 (6.08%) Developer
6 50 (5.96%) Infrastructure Architect
7 47 (5.60%) Software Engineer
8 41 (4.89%) Support Engineer
9 40 (4.77%) Administrator
10 35 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
11 34 (4.05%) Development Manager
11 34 (4.05%) Cloud Engineer
12 31 (3.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 29 (3.46%) DevOps Engineer
14 28 (3.34%) Technical Engineer
15 27 (3.22%) Linux Administrator
15 27 (3.22%) Technical Support Engineer
15 27 (3.22%) Technical Support
16 23 (2.74%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (12.87%) Web Services
2 77 (9.18%) CSS
3 74 (8.82%) AngularJS
4 71 (8.46%) HTML
4 71 (8.46%) .NET
5 56 (6.67%) HTML5
6 42 (5.01%) Middleware
7 39 (4.65%) Spring
8 35 (4.17%) REST
9 34 (4.05%) jQuery
10 33 (3.93%) CSS3
10 33 (3.93%) Sensu
11 32 (3.81%) RESTful
12 30 (3.58%) ASP.NET
12 30 (3.58%) XML
13 24 (2.86%) Hibernate
13 24 (2.86%) Memcached
14 22 (2.62%) RabbitMQ
15 20 (2.38%) LAMP
16 19 (2.26%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 203 (24.20%) Data Centre
2 69 (8.22%) Private Cloud
3 56 (6.67%) Replication
4 53 (6.32%) Computer Science
5 46 (5.48%) Public Cloud
6 43 (5.13%) Management Information System
7 40 (4.77%) Enterprise Software
8 33 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
9 32 (3.81%) Clustering
10 29 (3.46%) Hybrid Cloud
11 26 (3.10%) BBC
11 26 (3.10%) Blackberry
12 19 (2.26%) Enterprise Storage
13 17 (2.03%) Mainframe
14 16 (1.91%) User Experience
15 13 (1.55%) EMC VNX
16 12 (1.43%) BYOD
16 12 (1.43%) Digital Media
17 11 (1.31%) EPoS
17 11 (1.31%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 349 (41.60%) Linux
2 270 (32.18%) Windows
3 109 (12.99%) UNIX
4 85 (10.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 76 (9.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 75 (8.94%) Ubuntu
7 39 (4.65%) Debian
8 26 (3.10%) CoreOS
9 23 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (2.38%) CentOS
11 15 (1.79%) VMS
12 7 (0.83%) Android
13 6 (0.72%) Apple iOS
14 5 (0.60%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (0.48%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.48%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.36%) SUSE
17 1 (0.12%) Solaris
17 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (24.55%) DevOps
2 205 (24.43%) Agile Software Development
3 143 (17.04%) ITIL
4 109 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
5 87 (10.37%) Open Source
5 87 (10.37%) Software Engineering
6 72 (8.58%) TOGAF
6 72 (8.58%) Configuration Management
6 72 (8.58%) Project Management
7 67 (7.99%) E-Commerce
8 63 (7.51%) Service Delivery
9 62 (7.39%) Migration
10 60 (7.15%) Mentoring
11 54 (6.44%) TDD
11 54 (6.44%) PRINCE2
12 53 (6.32%) SOA
13 51 (6.08%) Business Intelligence
14 47 (5.60%) Continuous Delivery
15 46 (5.48%) CRM
16 36 (4.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 184 (21.93%) Java
2 159 (18.95%) Python
3 98 (11.68%) JavaScript
4 90 (10.73%) Bash Shell
5 88 (10.49%) SQL
5 88 (10.49%) Ruby
6 80 (9.54%) Perl
7 64 (7.63%) PHP
8 63 (7.51%) PowerShell
9 55 (6.56%) C#
10 50 (5.96%) Scala
11 45 (5.36%) C++
12 40 (4.77%) Groovy
13 33 (3.93%) Bourne shell
14 28 (3.34%) Go
15 23 (2.74%) C
16 22 (2.62%) Clojure
17 16 (1.91%) Jython
18 9 (1.07%) Shell Script
18 9 (1.07%) R
Qualifications
1 133 (15.85%) Degree
2 45 (5.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 45 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (4.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (4.29%) MCSE
5 32 (3.81%) CCNA
6 20 (2.38%) CCNP
6 20 (2.38%) Security Cleared
7 13 (1.55%) EMC Certification
8 12 (1.43%) CISSP
9 11 (1.31%) VCP5
10 10 (1.19%) SC Cleared
10 10 (1.19%) CCIE
11 9 (1.07%) PMI Certification
12 8 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (0.83%) AWS Certification
13 7 (0.83%) VCAP
14 6 (0.72%) MCP
15 5 (0.60%) Check Point Certification
15 5 (0.60%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (6.08%) QA
2 32 (3.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (2.50%) ISO 9001
4 16 (1.91%) SLA
5 8 (0.95%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.72%) FISMA
7 3 (0.36%) COBIT
8 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 269 (32.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 110 (13.11%) Active Directory
3 82 (9.77%) Hyper-V
4 54 (6.44%) Docker
5 44 (5.24%) VirtualBox
6 37 (4.41%) KVM
7 35 (4.17%) Varnish
8 34 (4.05%) vSphere
9 30 (3.58%) vCloud
10 26 (3.10%) HDFS
10 26 (3.10%) GlusterFS
10 26 (3.10%) Samba
11 23 (2.74%) XenApp
11 23 (2.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 19 (2.26%) VMware ESXi
13 18 (2.15%) Xen
13 18 (2.15%) Terminal Server
14 11 (1.31%) VMware ESX
15 10 (1.19%) Terminal Services
16 8 (0.95%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 190 (22.65%) Puppet
2 161 (19.19%) Opscode Chef
3 97 (11.56%) ZABBIX
3 97 (11.56%) Ansible
4 88 (10.49%) Vagrant
5 66 (7.87%) Nagios
6 42 (5.01%) SCCM
7 40 (4.77%) logstash
8 39 (4.65%) Graphite
9 36 (4.29%) Salt
10 32 (3.81%) Kibana
11 31 (3.69%) StatsD
12 26 (3.10%) Kubernetes
12 26 (3.10%) HAProxy
13 16 (1.91%) Oracle Identity Management
14 15 (1.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 14 (1.67%) SCOM
16 11 (1.31%) EMC NetWorker
16 11 (1.31%) vMotion
17 10 (1.19%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 353 (42.07%) VMware
2 192 (22.88%) Microsoft
3 172 (20.50%) Cisco
4 135 (16.09%) Oracle
5 61 (7.27%) EMC
6 58 (6.91%) IBM
7 57 (6.79%) HP
7 57 (6.79%) Google
8 56 (6.67%) New Relic
9 52 (6.20%) Rackspace
10 51 (6.08%) Citrix
11 42 (5.01%) Juniper
12 39 (4.65%) NetApp
12 39 (4.65%) Splunk
13 34 (4.05%) ATG
13 34 (4.05%) hybris
14 33 (3.93%) Red Hat
15 32 (3.81%) Dell
16 28 (3.34%) SaltStack
17 26 (3.10%) CheckPoint
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