The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 107 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.092% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.78% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -16.66%
IaaS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Cloud Services Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
36 75 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.31% 6.79% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 28 66 6
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -39.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

IaaS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

IaaS Salary Trend in Kent

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) SCOrch
2 2 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (50.00%) SCSM
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Intune
2 2 (50.00%) MOF
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) SCOM
2 2 (50.00%) SCVMM
2 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) SLA

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Lync
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Operations Director
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) MOF
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) BCP
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) MCTS
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCOrch
1 2 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (50.00%) SCSM
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Intune
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
1 2 (50.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware