The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 165 186 174
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -12
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 20 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.60% 0.057% 0.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.33% 1.40% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 6
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +188.88%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
IaaS
West Yorkshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
273 143 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 8.18% 4.06% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 233 123 62
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +28.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 11 February 2016.

IaaS Salary Histogram in Leeds

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 38 (74.51%) VMware
2 37 (72.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (58.82%) Puppet
5 28 (54.90%) Public Cloud
6 27 (52.94%) Docker
6 27 (52.94%) DevOps
7 26 (50.98%) Configuration Management
7 26 (50.98%) Continuous Delivery
7 26 (50.98%) PaaS
8 25 (49.02%) High Availability
8 25 (49.02%) Ansible
9 21 (41.18%) Mentoring
9 21 (41.18%) Enterprise Architecture
10 20 (39.22%) E-Commerce
11 13 (25.49%) Private Cloud
11 13 (25.49%) Hybrid Cloud
12 12 (23.53%) Bash Shell
12 12 (23.53%) Python
12 12 (23.53%) Linux
13 11 (21.57%) Perl
14 9 (17.65%) ITIL
15 8 (15.69%) Line Management
16 7 (13.73%) KVM
16 7 (13.73%) Windows
16 7 (13.73%) Red Hat
16 7 (13.73%) Xen
16 7 (13.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
17 6 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 4 (7.84%) CloudStack
2 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.96%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.96%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 26 (50.98%) PaaS
2 5 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) NAS
1 3 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (1.96%) Big Data
1 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.96%) MySQL
1 1 (1.96%) Neo4j
1 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.96%) Artifactory
2 1 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.96%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Games
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (52.94%) Architect
2 25 (49.02%) Cloud Architect
3 16 (31.37%) DevOps Architect
4 10 (19.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) Head of Delivery
6 6 (11.76%) VMware Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Head of Infrastructure
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Security Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Linux Scripter
10 1 (1.96%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
10 1 (1.96%) Digital Designer
10 1 (1.96%) IT Engineer
10 1 (1.96%) Java Architect
10 1 (1.96%) Java Technologist
10 1 (1.96%) Senior Digital Designer
10 1 (1.96%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (5.88%) LAMP
1 3 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (3.92%) HTML
3 1 (1.96%) .NET
3 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.96%) CSS
3 1 (1.96%) HTML5
3 1 (1.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 28 (54.90%) Public Cloud
2 13 (25.49%) Hybrid Cloud
2 13 (25.49%) Private Cloud
3 4 (7.84%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) Linux
2 7 (13.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (13.73%) Windows
3 1 (1.96%) Unix
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) DevOps
2 26 (50.98%) Configuration Management
2 26 (50.98%) Continuous Delivery
3 25 (49.02%) High Availability
4 21 (41.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 21 (41.18%) Mentoring
5 20 (39.22%) E-Commerce
6 9 (17.65%) ITIL
7 8 (15.69%) Line Management
8 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (9.80%) Change Management
10 4 (7.84%) Time Management
11 2 (3.92%) API Development
12 1 (1.96%) Compliance Audit
12 1 (1.96%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (1.96%) Machine Learning
12 1 (1.96%) Open Source
12 1 (1.96%) SDLC
12 1 (1.96%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.53%) Bash Shell
1 12 (23.53%) Python
2 11 (21.57%) Perl
3 5 (9.80%) Ruby
4 4 (7.84%) PHP
5 2 (3.92%) Java
6 1 (1.96%) C#
6 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.96%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.96%) MCSA
2 1 (1.96%) MCSE
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) FISMA
1 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (72.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (52.94%) Docker
3 7 (13.73%) KVM
3 7 (13.73%) Xen
4 3 (5.88%) vSphere
5 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 34 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 30 (58.82%) Puppet
3 25 (49.02%) Ansible
4 4 (7.84%) Cacti
4 4 (7.84%) FortiGate
4 4 (7.84%) Grafana
4 4 (7.84%) Opsview
4 4 (7.84%) Salt
5 1 (1.96%) StatsD
Vendors
1 38 (74.51%) VMware
2 7 (13.73%) Red Hat
3 4 (7.84%) F5
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle
5 1 (1.96%) Apigee
5 1 (1.96%) Mashery
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