The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 138 127 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.15% 0.052% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.49% 0.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -16.66%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
86 121 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.18% 6.29% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 74 105 39
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £34,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £64,200 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

IaaS
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

IaaS Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

IaaS
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
Watford - 3 £60,000 -
IaaS
East of England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 12 (80.00%) Migration
1 12 (80.00%) Cloud Computing
1 12 (80.00%) PaaS
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (66.67%) SaaS
3 9 (60.00%) Windows
4 8 (53.33%) SAN
5 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
5 7 (46.67%) Linux
6 6 (40.00%) Web Services
6 6 (40.00%) ITIL
6 6 (40.00%) VMware
6 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (33.33%) RESTful
7 5 (33.33%) Puppet
7 5 (33.33%) Google Apps
7 5 (33.33%) OpenStack
7 5 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (33.33%) Rackspace
7 5 (33.33%) Terremark
7 5 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (33.33%) DevOps
7 5 (33.33%) LAMP
7 5 (33.33%) Firewall
7 5 (33.33%) Google
7 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (33.33%) CMDB
7 5 (33.33%) Use Case

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (33.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (80.00%) Cloud Computing
1 12 (80.00%) PaaS
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (66.67%) SaaS
3 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (33.33%) Google Apps
4 5 (33.33%) Terremark
5 1 (6.67%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) SAN
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) iSCSI
3 4 (26.67%) NAS
3 4 (26.67%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (13.33%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Architect
2 9 (60.00%) Cloud Architect
3 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Web Services
2 5 (33.33%) LAMP
2 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (6.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) CMDB
2 2 (13.33%) Replication
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Migration
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) UML
3 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 5 (33.33%) SOA
3 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (33.33%) Use Case
3 5 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 5 (33.33%) DevOps
4 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 3 (20.00%) Service Management
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) MOF
5 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Software Licensing
6 1 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) PHP
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Ruby
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) MCSE
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (26.67%) vSphere
3 2 (13.33%) vCloud
3 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (6.67%) Firmware
4 1 (6.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Puppet
1 5 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (13.33%) SCOrch
2 2 (13.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (13.33%) SCSM
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Intune
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) SCOM
2 2 (13.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Google
3 5 (33.33%) Rackspace
4 3 (20.00%) EMC
5 2 (13.33%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) IBM
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco
6 1 (6.67%) Dell
6 1 (6.67%) NetApp
6 1 (6.67%) Brocade