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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 129 - 166
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 11 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.46% - 0.035%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.91% - 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £100,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £55,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-10.90% +35.80%
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
111 52 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.61% 2.56% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 85 38 25
Average salary £50,000 £34,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £16,000 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IaaS across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

IaaS Salary Histogram 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 21 August 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
Watford - 11 £100,000 -
IaaS
East of England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
1 15 (93.75%) PaaS
2 14 (87.50%) ITIL
2 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
3 13 (81.25%) Linux
3 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (81.25%) Hyper-V
4 12 (75.00%) LAN
4 12 (75.00%) WAN
4 12 (75.00%) Cisco
4 12 (75.00%) CCNA
4 12 (75.00%) HP
4 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (75.00%) Red Hat
4 12 (75.00%) CheckPoint
4 12 (75.00%) Change Management
4 12 (75.00%) Management Information System
4 12 (75.00%) Finance
4 12 (75.00%) Information Security
4 12 (75.00%) Retail
4 12 (75.00%) ProCurve
4 12 (75.00%) Visualisation
4 12 (75.00%) Lync
5 4 (25.00%) Migration
5 4 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (18.75%) Web Services
6 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (12.50%) Java
7 2 (12.50%) .NET

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 12 (75.00%) Lync
2 2 (12.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 15 (93.75%) PaaS
2 4 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (12.50%) SaaS
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (12.50%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 12 (75.00%) LAN
2 12 (75.00%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.25%) NAS
3 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
General
1 12 (75.00%) Finance
1 12 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Architect
2 12 (75.00%) IT Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) LAMP
2 2 (12.50%) RESTful
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Management Information System
1 12 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (12.50%) CMDB
3 1 (6.25%) Firmware
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) ITIL
2 12 (75.00%) Information Security
2 12 (75.00%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Use Case
4 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 2 (12.50%) UML
4 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) SOA
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) CCNA
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (81.25%) Hyper-V
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
3 12 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 12 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 12 (75.00%) HP
3 12 (75.00%) ProCurve
3 12 (75.00%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) Rackspace
4 2 (12.50%) Google
5 1 (6.25%) Brocade
5 1 (6.25%) EMC
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp