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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 144 134 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 13 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.54% 0.40% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.70% 6.99% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £70,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £58,250 £46,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+25.94% -15.90%
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
228 143 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 9.47% 5.78% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 159 109 55
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £33,000 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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 31 July 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 11 £70,000 -
IaaS
East of England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (88.89%) Linux
1 16 (88.89%) VMware
1 16 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 12 (66.67%) ITIL
4 11 (61.11%) SAN
4 11 (61.11%) Clustering
4 11 (61.11%) Hyper-V
4 11 (61.11%) NAS
4 11 (61.11%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (61.11%) Data Centre
5 9 (50.00%) Windows
6 8 (44.44%) IBM
6 8 (44.44%) BMC
6 8 (44.44%) BMC PATROL
6 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Storage
6 8 (44.44%) Fibre Channel
6 8 (44.44%) iSCSI
6 8 (44.44%) VMware ESX
6 8 (44.44%) Migration
6 8 (44.44%) Replication
6 8 (44.44%) vMotion
7 7 (38.89%) PaaS
7 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
8 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (27.78%) Visualisation
9 5 (27.78%) ProCurve
9 5 (27.78%) Information Security
9 5 (27.78%) Change Management
9 5 (27.78%) Firewall

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (22.22%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (27.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (61.11%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (38.89%) PaaS
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (27.78%) Office 365
5 4 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
6 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) SAN
1 11 (61.11%) NAS
2 8 (44.44%) Fibre Channel
2 8 (44.44%) iSCSI
3 5 (27.78%) Firewall
3 5 (27.78%) LAN
3 5 (27.78%) WAN
4 1 (5.56%) HTTP
4 1 (5.56%) DNS
4 1 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.56%) Big Data
1 1 (5.56%) Couchbase
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Ant
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
1 1 (5.56%) Maven
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Hudson
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Architect
2 8 (44.44%) Cloud Architect
3 6 (33.33%) Technical Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) AWS Architect
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) COM
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
1 1 (5.56%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Clustering
1 11 (61.11%) Data Centre
2 8 (44.44%) Replication
2 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
3 5 (27.78%) Visualisation
4 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
5 1 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (22.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) Migration
3 5 (27.78%) Information Security
3 5 (27.78%) Coaching
3 5 (27.78%) Change Management
4 4 (22.22%) Capacity Management
5 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) Converged Infrastructure
6 1 (5.56%) Software Deployment
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) SOA
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.56%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Python
1 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) CCNA
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 16 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (61.11%) Hyper-V
3 8 (44.44%) VMware ESX
4 3 (16.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) BMC PATROL
1 8 (44.44%) vMotion
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) VMware
2 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) BMC
3 8 (44.44%) IBM
4 5 (27.78%) ProCurve
4 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
4 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
4 5 (27.78%) HP
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco
5 4 (22.22%) NetIQ
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle
6 1 (5.56%) Splunk