The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank - 89 80
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.40% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 15.38% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £32,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.00%
IaaS
East Midlands

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

Cloud Services Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
34 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.74% 2.61% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 30 18 12
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -24.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,550 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

IaaS
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

IaaS Salary Trend in Leicestershire

IaaS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre Operations

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
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
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre Operations
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