The first table below looks at the demand for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 165 152 139
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 8 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.21% 0.071% 0.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.67% 4.44% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 6
Average salary £22,500 £53,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.13% -10.41%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £57,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-8.69% -11.53%
Cloud Services Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
75 45 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.95% 1.60% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 68 45 35
Average salary £35,000 £51,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.70% +28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,850 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
IaaS
West Yorkshire

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

IaaS
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

IaaS Salary Trend in Leeds

IaaS
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IaaS across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

IaaS Salary Histogram in Leeds

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 14 (82.35%) Linux
1 14 (82.35%) UNIX
1 14 (82.35%) TCP/IP
2 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 9 (52.94%) Web Services
2 9 (52.94%) Shell Script
2 9 (52.94%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (52.94%) OpenLDAP
2 9 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (41.18%) YUM
3 7 (41.18%) SELinux
3 7 (41.18%) LAMP
3 7 (41.18%) Asset Management
3 7 (41.18%) Firewall
3 7 (41.18%) JBoss
3 7 (41.18%) Tomcat
3 7 (41.18%) Windows
4 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
4 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
4 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
4 5 (29.41%) HTTP
4 5 (29.41%) J2EE
4 5 (29.41%) Subversion
4 5 (29.41%) Debian
4 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
4 5 (29.41%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (29.41%) Puppet
4 5 (29.41%) Red Hat

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 7 (41.18%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) TCP/IP
2 9 (52.94%) OpenLDAP
3 7 (41.18%) Firewall
4 5 (29.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
1 5 (29.41%) NoSQL
1 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Subversion
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Help Desk Technician
1 9 (52.94%) Infrastructure Technician
2 6 (35.29%) Architect
2 6 (35.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Transition Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) IT Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) Web Services
2 7 (41.18%) LAMP
3 5 (29.41%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Linux
1 14 (82.35%) UNIX
2 7 (41.18%) SELinux
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 5 (29.41%) Debian
3 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Asset Management
2 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
2 5 (29.41%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.76%) Transition Management
5 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Shell Script
2 2 (11.76%) Perl
2 2 (11.76%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
1 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
2 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (11.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) YUM
2 5 (29.41%) Puppet
2 5 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) VMware
2 7 (41.18%) JBoss
3 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Good car allowance and benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago