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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 611 651 713
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +62
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 278 206 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.15% 5.38% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 219 149 135
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 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +27.77%
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
5402 3831 3188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.13% 3.82% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4373 3280 2773
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 £32,500 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +45 154 £62,500 +19.04% 17
South East +28 78 £62,500 +13.63% 8
East of England -1 17 £55,000 -31.25%
North West -1 14 £62,500 -10.71% 3
East Midlands -2 10 £49,500 -13.91% 1
West Midlands -14 6 £34,500 -53.22% 1
South West -14 5 £50,000 -
Yorkshire -51 2 £42,500 - 2
IaaS
UK

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (56.15%) PaaS
2 258 (44.71%) Windows
3 242 (41.94%) SaaS
4 237 (41.07%) Linux
5 191 (33.10%) VMware
6 185 (32.06%) Microsoft
7 137 (23.74%) VMware Infrastructure
8 135 (23.40%) Microsoft Azure
9 123 (21.32%) Amazon AWS
10 122 (21.14%) ITIL
11 118 (20.45%) MySQL
12 117 (20.28%) Firewall
13 115 (19.93%) Cisco
14 114 (19.76%) Puppet
15 113 (19.58%) Agile Software Development
16 112 (19.41%) Windows Server 2008
16 112 (19.41%) Java
17 107 (18.54%) Web Services
18 103 (17.85%) SQL Server
19 100 (17.33%) IIS
20 99 (17.16%) Oracle
20 99 (17.16%) Apache
20 99 (17.16%) Cloud Computing
21 94 (16.29%) Active Directory
22 93 (16.12%) SQL
23 89 (15.42%) HP
24 86 (14.90%) DevOps
25 85 (14.73%) SAN
26 83 (14.38%) WAN
27 81 (14.04%) Opscode Chef

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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
1 100 (17.33%) IIS
2 99 (17.16%) Apache
3 61 (10.57%) Tomcat
3 61 (10.57%) Elasticsearch
4 51 (8.84%) SharePoint
5 43 (7.45%) BizTalk Server
6 38 (6.59%) MS Exchange
7 36 (6.24%) nginx
8 31 (5.37%) Apache Solr
9 30 (5.20%) OpenStack
10 26 (4.51%) Lync
10 26 (4.51%) Node.js
11 21 (3.64%) SharePoint 2013
12 14 (2.43%) CMS
12 14 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2010
13 10 (1.73%) Alfresco
14 7 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (1.21%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (0.87%) Oracle Service Bus
15 5 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 66 (11.44%) MS Excel
2 37 (6.41%) MS Office
3 7 (1.21%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.17%) Revit
Business Applications
1 12 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.69%) Agresso
4 3 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.17%) Magento
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.17%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 324 (56.15%) PaaS
2 242 (41.94%) SaaS
3 135 (23.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 123 (21.32%) Amazon AWS
5 99 (17.16%) Cloud Computing
6 39 (6.76%) Office 365
7 28 (4.85%) Google Apps
8 27 (4.68%) Joyent
9 13 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (1.04%) Heroku
11 2 (0.35%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.17%) Route 53
12 1 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 1 (0.17%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 117 (20.28%) Firewall
2 85 (14.73%) SAN
3 83 (14.38%) WAN
4 62 (10.75%) LAN
5 54 (9.36%) VPN
6 39 (6.76%) DNS
7 26 (4.51%) TCP/IP
8 19 (3.29%) MPLS
8 19 (3.29%) DHCP
9 18 (3.12%) NAS
10 16 (2.77%) VoIP
11 15 (2.60%) Internet
12 14 (2.43%) Network Security
13 13 (2.25%) iSCSI
13 13 (2.25%) LDAP
14 11 (1.91%) Wireless
14 11 (1.91%) IPsec
14 11 (1.91%) SNMP
14 11 (1.91%) SSL
15 9 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (20.45%) MySQL
2 103 (17.85%) SQL Server
3 50 (8.67%) MongoDB
4 32 (5.55%) Redis
5 25 (4.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 24 (4.16%) Hadoop
7 18 (3.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (2.77%) Big Data
8 16 (2.77%) Oracle Database
9 15 (2.60%) Relational Database
10 13 (2.25%) Amazon RDS
10 13 (2.25%) NoSQL
11 11 (1.91%) RDBMS
12 9 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
14 6 (1.04%) Azure SQL Database
15 4 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
15 4 (0.69%) MS Access
15 4 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 61 (10.57%) Git (software)
2 46 (7.97%) Jenkins
3 36 (6.24%) TeamCity
4 32 (5.55%) Subversion
5 26 (4.51%) Firebug
6 14 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (2.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 8 (1.39%) JIRA
9 7 (1.21%) NUnit
9 7 (1.21%) Bugzilla
10 6 (1.04%) Visual Studio
10 6 (1.04%) Hudson
11 5 (0.87%) RSpec
12 4 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (0.69%) Maven
13 2 (0.35%) Artifactory
14 1 (0.17%) Selenium
14 1 (0.17%) MSI
14 1 (0.17%) JUnit
General
1 74 (12.82%) Finance
2 35 (6.07%) Retail
3 32 (5.55%) Telecoms
4 31 (5.37%) Music Industry
5 16 (2.77%) Marketing
6 15 (2.60%) Publishing
6 15 (2.60%) Manufacturing
7 13 (2.25%) Banking
8 10 (1.73%) Legal
9 9 (1.56%) Billing
10 7 (1.21%) Advertising
11 6 (1.04%) Games
12 5 (0.87%) Local Government
12 5 (0.87%) Electronics
12 5 (0.87%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 153 (26.52%) Architect
2 62 (10.75%) Solutions Architect
3 47 (8.15%) Analyst
4 46 (7.97%) Consultant
5 42 (7.28%) Cloud Architect
6 32 (5.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 31 (5.37%) Operations Engineer
7 31 (5.37%) Web Engineer
8 30 (5.20%) Support Engineer
9 29 (5.03%) Applications Support
9 29 (5.03%) Support Analyst
10 26 (4.51%) Applications Support Analyst
10 26 (4.51%) Designer
11 23 (3.99%) Developer
11 23 (3.99%) Infrastructure Architect
12 19 (3.29%) Solutions Consultant
12 19 (3.29%) Administrator
13 18 (3.12%) Web Analyst
14 17 (2.95%) Server Engineer
14 17 (2.95%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (18.54%) Web Services
2 77 (13.34%) .NET
3 39 (6.76%) ASP.NET
4 30 (5.20%) HTML
5 29 (5.03%) CSS
6 28 (4.85%) LAMP
7 27 (4.68%) SOAP
7 27 (4.68%) XML
8 20 (3.47%) RESTful
9 18 (3.12%) WCF
9 18 (3.12%) ActiveMQ
10 16 (2.77%) REST
11 15 (2.60%) JSON
12 9 (1.56%) SAML
13 8 (1.39%) XSD
13 8 (1.39%) XSL
14 7 (1.21%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
14 7 (1.21%) Middleware
15 5 (0.87%) COM
16 4 (0.69%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 74 (12.82%) Open Source
2 52 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (5.37%) Blackberry
4 27 (4.68%) Digital Media
5 25 (4.33%) Management Information System
6 21 (3.64%) Replication
7 14 (2.43%) Data Integration
8 13 (2.25%) Visualisation
9 10 (1.73%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.73%) Computer Science
9 10 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.56%) PKI
10 9 (1.56%) Clustering
11 8 (1.39%) iPhone
12 6 (1.04%) PMI
12 6 (1.04%) Hedge funds
13 5 (0.87%) CMDB
13 5 (0.87%) DTV
14 4 (0.69%) EPoS
14 4 (0.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 258 (44.71%) Windows
2 237 (41.07%) Linux
3 112 (19.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 66 (11.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (6.76%) Ubuntu
6 38 (6.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 34 (5.89%) Debian
8 32 (5.55%) Solaris
9 27 (4.68%) UNIX
10 26 (4.51%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (2.95%) Windows 7
12 15 (2.60%) Windows 8
13 12 (2.08%) Android
14 11 (1.91%) Apple iOS
15 8 (1.39%) SUSE
16 7 (1.21%) Windows Phone
17 6 (1.04%) Mac OS
18 5 (0.87%) AIX
19 4 (0.69%) HPUX
19 4 (0.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (21.14%) ITIL
2 113 (19.58%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (14.90%) DevOps
4 68 (11.79%) Migration
5 65 (11.27%) SOA
6 62 (10.75%) Project Management
7 49 (8.49%) TOGAF
8 43 (7.45%) Change Management
9 36 (6.24%) PRINCE2
10 35 (6.07%) Service Delivery
10 35 (6.07%) Stakeholder Management
11 34 (5.89%) Configuration Management
12 33 (5.72%) Enterprise Architecture
12 33 (5.72%) CRM
13 31 (5.37%) Build Automation
14 30 (5.20%) Scrum
15 28 (4.85%) Continuous Integration
15 28 (4.85%) Zachman Framework
16 26 (4.51%) Data Modelling
16 26 (4.51%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 112 (19.41%) Java
2 93 (16.12%) SQL
3 59 (10.23%) Ruby
4 42 (7.28%) JavaScript
5 33 (5.72%) C#
6 29 (5.03%) Perl
7 28 (4.85%) Python
8 25 (4.33%) PowerShell
9 22 (3.81%) PHP
10 15 (2.60%) Bash Shell
11 10 (1.73%) C
12 6 (1.04%) T-SQL
13 5 (0.87%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.52%) Groovy
14 3 (0.52%) Korn
15 2 (0.35%) C++
16 1 (0.17%) Scala
16 1 (0.17%) PowerHouse
16 1 (0.17%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 46 (7.97%) Security Cleared
2 34 (5.89%) Degree
3 32 (5.55%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (5.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (5.03%) MCSE
6 23 (3.99%) CCNA
7 21 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 13 (2.25%) SC Cleared
8 13 (2.25%) MCP
9 10 (1.73%) CCNP
9 10 (1.73%) PMI Certification
9 10 (1.73%) MCSA
10 9 (1.56%) VCP5
10 9 (1.56%) VCP4
11 8 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.87%) MCITP
12 5 (0.87%) MCTS
13 4 (0.69%) CCIE
13 4 (0.69%) PMP
14 2 (0.35%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.07%) QA
2 19 (3.29%) SLA
3 16 (2.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (2.25%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.69%) COBIT
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 137 (23.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 94 (16.29%) Active Directory
3 67 (11.61%) Hyper-V
4 41 (7.11%) KVM
5 37 (6.41%) vSphere
6 32 (5.55%) vCloud
7 31 (5.37%) Varnish
7 31 (5.37%) Samba
8 21 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
9 20 (3.47%) XenApp
10 17 (2.95%) UAG
10 17 (2.95%) VMware ESX
11 13 (2.25%) Terminal Server
12 12 (2.08%) Xen
13 10 (1.73%) Firmware
14 9 (1.56%) Forefront TMG
14 9 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 9 (1.56%) ISA Server
15 7 (1.21%) Docker
16 5 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 114 (19.76%) Puppet
2 81 (14.04%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (7.80%) ZABBIX
4 41 (7.11%) SCCM
5 38 (6.59%) logstash
6 35 (6.07%) Kibana
7 31 (5.37%) StatsD
7 31 (5.37%) HAProxy
8 28 (4.85%) SCOM
9 20 (3.47%) Vagrant
10 18 (3.12%) Nagios
11 8 (1.39%) Zenoss
12 6 (1.04%) SCOrch
13 5 (0.87%) CFEngine
13 5 (0.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 5 (0.87%) EMC NetWorker
14 4 (0.69%) SCVMM
14 4 (0.69%) SCSM
14 4 (0.69%) Windows Intune
15 3 (0.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 191 (33.10%) VMware
2 185 (32.06%) Microsoft
3 115 (19.93%) Cisco
4 99 (17.16%) Oracle
5 89 (15.42%) HP
6 53 (9.19%) Red Hat
7 49 (8.49%) Apple
8 43 (7.45%) Citrix
9 40 (6.93%) Juniper
10 39 (6.76%) Dell
11 35 (6.07%) New Relic
12 33 (5.72%) Sony
13 32 (5.55%) Google
14 31 (5.37%) Toshiba
15 30 (5.20%) EMC
16 18 (3.12%) Veeam
17 17 (2.95%) hybris
18 15 (2.60%) CheckPoint
19 14 (2.43%) SAP
20 13 (2.25%) PlateSpin
London
SBC Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London, coventry, sheffield
Trinity
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 6,000 Car All + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Queen Mary University of London
Salary: £35,319 - £41,553 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum 30% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum 15% bonus and great holidays + enter
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £4,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
England
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 13 days ago