The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 602 654 725
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +71
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 308 212 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.61% 5.44% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 215 163 99
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +37.50%
Cloud Services Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5490 3896 3181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.05% 3.82% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4467 3374 2748
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
IaaS
UK

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +20 173 £57,500 -17.85% 18
South East +33 86 £45,000 -18.18% 17
East Midlands -7 17 £49,000 -2.00%
East of England -10 17 £30,000 -40.00% 2
North West +14 10 £44,500 - 3
West Midlands 0 7 £55,000 +46.66%
Yorkshire - 6 £55,000 -
South West - 4 £62,500 - 5
IaaS
UK

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 293 (53.66%) PaaS
2 252 (46.15%) Linux
3 247 (45.24%) Windows
4 208 (38.10%) SaaS
5 190 (34.80%) VMware
6 168 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 145 (26.56%) VMware Infrastructure
8 133 (24.36%) Cisco
9 120 (21.98%) MySQL
10 115 (21.06%) Microsoft Azure
11 110 (20.15%) Amazon AWS
12 108 (19.78%) ITIL
12 108 (19.78%) Apache
13 106 (19.41%) Firewall
14 102 (18.68%) IIS
14 102 (18.68%) SQL
14 102 (18.68%) Java
15 100 (18.32%) Windows Server 2008
15 100 (18.32%) Puppet
16 99 (18.13%) SQL Server
17 97 (17.77%) Web Services
17 97 (17.77%) Cloud Computing
18 94 (17.22%) DevOps
19 84 (15.38%) Oracle
20 81 (14.84%) SAN
21 80 (14.65%) WAN
22 79 (14.47%) MS Excel
23 78 (14.29%) Open Source
24 77 (14.10%) Tomcat
24 77 (14.10%) LAN

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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
1 108 (19.78%) Apache
2 102 (18.68%) IIS
3 77 (14.10%) Tomcat
4 54 (9.89%) Elasticsearch
5 42 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 39 (7.14%) MS Exchange
7 37 (6.78%) BizTalk Server
8 34 (6.23%) OpenStack
9 32 (5.86%) nginx
9 32 (5.86%) Apache Solr
10 30 (5.49%) Node.js
11 19 (3.48%) Lync
12 16 (2.93%) SharePoint 2013
13 11 (2.01%) Cloud Foundry
14 10 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
14 10 (1.83%) Alfresco
14 10 (1.83%) CMS
15 8 (1.47%) WebSphere
16 7 (1.28%) CloudStack
17 5 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 79 (14.47%) MS Excel
2 26 (4.76%) MS Office
3 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.55%) Agresso
4 3 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 293 (53.66%) PaaS
2 208 (38.10%) SaaS
3 115 (21.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 110 (20.15%) Amazon AWS
5 97 (17.77%) Cloud Computing
6 31 (5.68%) Office 365
7 29 (5.31%) Google Apps
8 27 (4.95%) Joyent
9 17 (3.11%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (1.83%) Heroku
11 4 (0.73%) GitHub
12 2 (0.37%) Engine Yard
12 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.18%) IBM SmartCloud
13 1 (0.18%) ElastiCache
13 1 (0.18%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 106 (19.41%) Firewall
2 81 (14.84%) SAN
3 80 (14.65%) WAN
4 77 (14.10%) LAN
5 46 (8.42%) VPN
6 40 (7.33%) DNS
7 35 (6.41%) TCP/IP
8 25 (4.58%) NAS
8 25 (4.58%) VoIP
9 23 (4.21%) MPLS
10 17 (3.11%) DHCP
11 16 (2.93%) LDAP
11 16 (2.93%) Internet
12 14 (2.56%) Network Security
12 14 (2.56%) HTTP
13 10 (1.83%) OpenLDAP
13 10 (1.83%) Unified Communications
14 9 (1.65%) SNMP
14 9 (1.65%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (1.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (21.98%) MySQL
2 99 (18.13%) SQL Server
3 51 (9.34%) MongoDB
4 36 (6.59%) Redis
5 31 (5.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (4.21%) NoSQL
7 18 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (3.11%) Relational Database
9 14 (2.56%) RDBMS
10 13 (2.38%) Hadoop
10 13 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
11 12 (2.20%) Oracle Database
11 12 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (2.01%) SQL Server 2000
13 8 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
14 7 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
15 6 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
15 6 (1.10%) Big Data
16 5 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
17 4 (0.73%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 63 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 39 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 34 (6.23%) Subversion
4 28 (5.13%) TeamCity
5 26 (4.76%) Firebug
6 20 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (3.11%) JIRA
8 16 (2.93%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 13 (2.38%) Bugzilla
9 13 (2.38%) NUnit
10 7 (1.28%) Maven
11 6 (1.10%) Visual Studio
11 6 (1.10%) Artifactory
11 6 (1.10%) Hudson
12 5 (0.92%) RSpec
12 5 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 4 (0.73%) Selenium
14 1 (0.18%) VisualVM
General
1 68 (12.45%) Finance
2 43 (7.88%) Telecoms
3 27 (4.95%) Music Industry
4 22 (4.03%) Retail
5 17 (3.11%) Marketing
6 15 (2.75%) Banking
7 12 (2.20%) Local Government
8 11 (2.01%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.47%) Advertising
9 8 (1.47%) Billing
10 7 (1.28%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.10%) Electronics
11 6 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.73%) Legal
13 3 (0.55%) Publishing
14 2 (0.37%) Games
14 2 (0.37%) Law
14 2 (0.37%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 130 (23.81%) Architect
2 56 (10.26%) Solutions Architect
3 47 (8.61%) Analyst
4 38 (6.96%) Consultant
5 36 (6.59%) Designer
6 34 (6.23%) Cloud Architect
7 31 (5.68%) Support Analyst
8 29 (5.31%) Applications Support
9 28 (5.13%) Operations Engineer
10 27 (4.95%) Web Engineer
10 27 (4.95%) Infrastructure Designer
11 26 (4.76%) Support Engineer
11 26 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
11 26 (4.76%) Developer
12 22 (4.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 21 (3.85%) IT Architect
14 20 (3.66%) DevOps Engineer
15 19 (3.48%) Infrastructure Architect
15 19 (3.48%) Systems Engineer
16 18 (3.30%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (17.77%) Web Services
2 64 (11.72%) .NET
3 35 (6.41%) ASP.NET
4 30 (5.49%) HTML
5 29 (5.31%) CSS
6 26 (4.76%) LAMP
7 24 (4.40%) WCF
8 19 (3.48%) ActiveMQ
9 17 (3.11%) XML
10 15 (2.75%) SOAP
11 14 (2.56%) XSD
11 14 (2.56%) XSL
12 13 (2.38%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
13 12 (2.20%) RESTful
14 11 (2.01%) J2EE
15 10 (1.83%) Spring
16 8 (1.47%) Ruby on Rails
17 7 (1.28%) SAML
18 5 (0.92%) Hibernate
18 5 (0.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 78 (14.29%) Open Source
2 27 (4.95%) Blackberry
3 26 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 19 (3.48%) Replication
5 17 (3.11%) Enterprise Storage
6 13 (2.38%) Digital Media
6 13 (2.38%) Visualisation
7 12 (2.20%) Computer Science
8 11 (2.01%) Clustering
8 11 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (1.83%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.47%) Firmware
10 8 (1.47%) PKI
11 6 (1.10%) DTV
11 6 (1.10%) Mathematics
11 6 (1.10%) Mobile App
12 5 (0.92%) iPhone
13 4 (0.73%) Blog
13 4 (0.73%) PMI
14 3 (0.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 252 (46.15%) Linux
2 247 (45.24%) Windows
3 100 (18.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 50 (9.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 46 (8.42%) UNIX
6 40 (7.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 36 (6.59%) Debian
8 33 (6.04%) Ubuntu
9 31 (5.68%) Windows Server 2003
10 30 (5.49%) Solaris
11 15 (2.75%) Android
12 13 (2.38%) Apple iOS
13 11 (2.01%) Windows 7
14 10 (1.83%) Windows 8
15 6 (1.10%) SUSE
15 6 (1.10%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.92%) HPUX
16 5 (0.92%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.92%) Windows Phone
17 4 (0.73%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (19.78%) ITIL
2 94 (17.22%) DevOps
3 65 (11.90%) Project Management
4 54 (9.89%) Service Delivery
5 44 (8.06%) SOA
5 44 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 39 (7.14%) Change Management
7 39 (7.14%) CRM
8 32 (5.86%) Disaster Recovery
9 29 (5.31%) TOGAF
10 28 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
10 28 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (4.95%) Build Automation
12 26 (4.76%) PRINCE2
13 24 (4.40%) Migration
14 20 (3.66%) Service Management
14 20 (3.66%) Business Development
15 19 (3.48%) Information Security
15 19 (3.48%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 102 (18.68%) Java
1 102 (18.68%) SQL
2 65 (11.90%) Ruby
3 40 (7.33%) JavaScript
4 36 (6.59%) C#
5 32 (5.86%) Perl
5 32 (5.86%) Python
6 23 (4.21%) PHP
7 22 (4.03%) PowerShell
8 14 (2.56%) Shell Script
9 13 (2.38%) C
10 8 (1.47%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.10%) C++
12 4 (0.73%) T-SQL
12 4 (0.73%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.37%) Groovy
14 1 (0.18%) PowerHouse
14 1 (0.18%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 48 (8.79%) Security Cleared
2 44 (8.06%) Degree
3 25 (4.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 24 (4.40%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (4.03%) MCSE
7 20 (3.66%) CCNA
8 13 (2.38%) MCP
9 11 (2.01%) SC Cleared
10 10 (1.83%) MCSA
11 8 (1.47%) VCP4
11 8 (1.47%) VCP5
12 7 (1.28%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.92%) MCTS
13 5 (0.92%) MCITP
14 4 (0.73%) CCNP
15 3 (0.55%) PMP
16 2 (0.37%) EMC Certification
16 2 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 2 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.59%) QA
2 19 (3.48%) SLA
3 9 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.28%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.73%) COBIT
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 145 (26.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 75 (13.74%) Active Directory
3 61 (11.17%) Hyper-V
4 39 (7.14%) vSphere
4 39 (7.14%) vCloud
4 39 (7.14%) KVM
5 27 (4.95%) Varnish
5 27 (4.95%) Samba
6 25 (4.58%) XenApp
7 18 (3.30%) VMware ESXi
8 16 (2.93%) UAG
9 14 (2.56%) VMware ESX
10 13 (2.38%) Terminal Services
11 11 (2.01%) Xen
12 7 (1.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 7 (1.28%) ISA Server
12 7 (1.28%) Terminal Server
12 7 (1.28%) Forefront TMG
13 4 (0.73%) VirtualBox
13 4 (0.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 100 (18.32%) Puppet
2 76 (13.92%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (7.14%) ZABBIX
4 32 (5.86%) SCCM
5 31 (5.68%) HAProxy
6 30 (5.49%) logstash
7 28 (5.13%) StatsD
8 27 (4.95%) Kibana
9 24 (4.40%) Nagios
10 18 (3.30%) SCOM
11 15 (2.75%) Vagrant
12 7 (1.28%) CFEngine
13 6 (1.10%) Zenoss
14 4 (0.73%) YUM
14 4 (0.73%) SCOrch
14 4 (0.73%) EMC NetWorker
14 4 (0.73%) AppManager
15 3 (0.55%) Foglight
15 3 (0.55%) Netcool
15 3 (0.55%) Cacti
Vendors
1 190 (34.80%) VMware
2 168 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 133 (24.36%) Cisco
4 84 (15.38%) Oracle
5 76 (13.92%) HP
6 53 (9.71%) Citrix
7 51 (9.34%) Red Hat
8 50 (9.16%) EMC
9 39 (7.14%) Juniper
10 38 (6.96%) Apple
11 35 (6.41%) Dell
12 32 (5.86%) Google
13 31 (5.68%) New Relic
14 29 (5.31%) Sony
15 27 (4.95%) Toshiba
16 19 (3.48%) Veeam
16 19 (3.48%) hybris
17 17 (3.11%) JBoss
18 14 (2.56%) IBM
18 14 (2.56%) PlateSpin
London
Stratospherec
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40,000 to £45,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20,000 to £25,000 Negotiable + Bonu
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capco
Salary: Competitive+Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Servicenow
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Stock & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare etc
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Talent Spa
Salary: £60k - 75k per year + Dependent on Experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
CD Sales Recruitment
Salary: Base £55-70k + Bonus (10%) + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harding Retail
Salary: Up to £41,000 per annum plus benefits (depending upon experience)
Posted: 18 days ago
West London
BBC Worldwide Ltd
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
BBC Worldwide Ltd
Posted: 26 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: From £26,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago