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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 141 131 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 10 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.41% 0.47% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.67% 8.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 0
Average salary £70,000 £100,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+13.86% -8.18%
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
214 128 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.86% 5.50% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 161 102 54
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +50.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £37,500 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £53,750 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%

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 28 August 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 -14 6 £72,500 -27.50%
IaaS
East of England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 18 (81.82%) Linux
1 18 (81.82%) VMware
1 18 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 14 (63.64%) ITIL
3 14 (63.64%) Data Centre
4 13 (59.09%) SAN
4 13 (59.09%) Hyper-V
4 13 (59.09%) NAS
4 13 (59.09%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (59.09%) Clustering
5 12 (54.55%) Windows
6 10 (45.45%) BMC
6 10 (45.45%) BMC PATROL
6 10 (45.45%) VMware ESX
6 10 (45.45%) Migration
6 10 (45.45%) Replication
6 10 (45.45%) IBM
6 10 (45.45%) iSCSI
6 10 (45.45%) Enterprise Storage
6 10 (45.45%) vMotion
6 10 (45.45%) Fibre Channel
7 9 (40.91%) PaaS
8 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
9 6 (27.27%) NetIQ
9 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (27.27%) Capacity Management
10 5 (22.73%) Office 365
10 5 (22.73%) OpenStack
10 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (22.73%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (22.73%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (59.09%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (40.91%) PaaS
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (22.73%) Office 365
4 5 (22.73%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (9.09%) SaaS
6 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) SAN
1 13 (59.09%) NAS
2 10 (45.45%) Fibre Channel
2 10 (45.45%) iSCSI
3 5 (22.73%) Firewall
3 5 (22.73%) LAN
3 5 (22.73%) WAN
4 2 (9.09%) HTTP
4 2 (9.09%) DNS
4 2 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
1 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 2 (9.09%) Big Data
1 2 (9.09%) Couchbase
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Ant
1 2 (9.09%) Subversion
1 2 (9.09%) Maven
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.09%) Hudson
1 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Architect
2 9 (40.91%) Cloud Architect
3 6 (27.27%) Technical Architect
3 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) AWS Architect
5 1 (4.55%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) WebSockets
2 1 (4.55%) COM
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 13 (59.09%) Clustering
3 10 (45.45%) Replication
3 10 (45.45%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
4 5 (22.73%) Visualisation
5 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (9.09%) Private Cloud
6 2 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
3 5 (22.73%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) ITIL
2 10 (45.45%) Migration
3 6 (27.27%) Capacity Management
4 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (22.73%) Coaching
4 5 (22.73%) Information Security
4 5 (22.73%) Change Management
5 2 (9.09%) SOA
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.09%) Product Management
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps
5 2 (9.09%) Software Deployment
6 1 (4.55%) Converged Infrastructure
6 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Python
1 2 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) CCNA
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 18 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (59.09%) Hyper-V
3 10 (45.45%) VMware ESX
4 3 (13.64%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) BMC PATROL
1 10 (45.45%) vMotion
2 2 (9.09%) SCCM
2 2 (9.09%) Puppet
2 2 (9.09%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) VMware
2 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 10 (45.45%) BMC
3 10 (45.45%) IBM
4 6 (27.27%) NetIQ
5 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
5 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
5 5 (22.73%) HP
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco
5 5 (22.73%) ProCurve
6 2 (9.09%) Splunk
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle