The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank - 69 67
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - 0.88% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 20.00% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £32,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.18%
IaaS
Leicestershire

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

Cloud Services Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
20 25 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.69% 4.41% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 8
Average salary £30,000 £32,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +43.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

IaaS
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

IaaS Salary Trend in Leicester

IaaS
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (100.00%) SCOrch

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (100.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
General
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp