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

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 103 85 65
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -20
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 2 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.14% 0.18% 1.72%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.26% 6.06% 65.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 15
Average salary - £32,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -41.36%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
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
47 33 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.31% 3.04% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 33 33 23
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,650 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) MOF
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 2 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Intune
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) SCOrch
1 2 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (100.00%) SCSM

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) MOF
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Intune
1 2 (100.00%) SCOrch
1 2 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (100.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft