The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 82 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 23 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.93% - 0.70%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.49% - 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
IaaS
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Cloud Services Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
78 65 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 6.55% 5.10% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 44 51 33
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

IaaS
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the Essex region.

IaaS Salary Trend in Essex

IaaS
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Essex region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
Basildon - 23 - -
IaaS
East of England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 25 (100.00%) Oracle
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
1 25 (100.00%) SaaS
1 25 (100.00%) PaaS
2 17 (68.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 17 (68.00%) RHCSA
2 17 (68.00%) Service Delivery
2 17 (68.00%) TOGAF
2 17 (68.00%) Sun Certification
2 17 (68.00%) Juniper
2 17 (68.00%) Red Hat
2 17 (68.00%) Project Management
2 17 (68.00%) ITIL
2 17 (68.00%) PRINCE2
2 17 (68.00%) Unix
2 17 (68.00%) Solaris
2 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 17 (68.00%) JBoss
2 17 (68.00%) Apache
2 17 (68.00%) LDAP
2 17 (68.00%) Data Centre
3 8 (32.00%) Patch Management
3 8 (32.00%) Software Deployment
3 8 (32.00%) Software Asset Management
3 8 (32.00%) Software Licensing
3 8 (32.00%) VMware
3 8 (32.00%) Asset Management
3 8 (32.00%) Marketing
3 8 (32.00%) Use Case
3 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 17 (68.00%) Apache
1 17 (68.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (100.00%) PaaS
1 25 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (68.00%) LDAP
General
1 8 (32.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Designer
1 12 (48.00%) Solutions Designer
2 8 (32.00%) Software Asset Manager
2 8 (32.00%) Software Manager
3 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Designer
4 5 (20.00%) Architect
4 5 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (20.00%) Unix Architect
Miscellaneous
1 17 (68.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Linux
1 17 (68.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 17 (68.00%) Solaris
1 17 (68.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) ITIL
1 17 (68.00%) PRINCE2
1 17 (68.00%) Project Management
1 17 (68.00%) Service Delivery
1 17 (68.00%) TOGAF
2 8 (32.00%) Asset Management
2 8 (32.00%) Issue Tracking
2 8 (32.00%) Patch Management
2 8 (32.00%) Software Asset Management
2 8 (32.00%) Software Deployment
2 8 (32.00%) Software Licensing
2 8 (32.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 17 (68.00%) RHCSA
1 17 (68.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (68.00%) Juniper
2 17 (68.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (32.00%) Citrix
3 8 (32.00%) IBM
3 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (32.00%) VMware