The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
England / North West
Rank 205 213 261
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +48
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 42 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.70% 0.41% 0.072%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.66% 4.32% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 33 12 3
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -27.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £36,200 £58,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,000 £90,500
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +4.54%

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

Cloud Services Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
742 532 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 12.33% 9.42% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 618 452 333
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing IaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IaaS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

IaaS Salary Trend in the North West

IaaS
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IaaS across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

IaaS Salary Histogram in the North West

IaaS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -3 26 £44,625 -18.86% 1
Merseyside -5 7 £51,000 -15.00%
Cheshire +16 6 £47,500 -2.06% 1
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing IaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 96 (87.27%) PaaS
2 66 (60.00%) Linux
3 56 (50.91%) Microsoft
4 52 (47.27%) ITIL
5 46 (41.82%) SAN
6 41 (37.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 41 (37.27%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (35.45%) Service Management
7 39 (35.45%) Solaris
8 37 (33.64%) Windows
9 36 (32.73%) PRINCE2
9 36 (32.73%) OpenVMS
9 36 (32.73%) NetApp
10 34 (30.91%) SQL Server
11 33 (30.00%) MS Excel
11 33 (30.00%) VMware
12 31 (28.18%) Data Protection
13 30 (27.27%) SaaS
14 29 (26.36%) Amazon AWS
15 27 (24.55%) DevOps
16 25 (22.73%) ITSM
17 24 (21.82%) Programme Management
17 24 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
18 23 (20.91%) Windows Server
19 22 (20.00%) Degree
19 22 (20.00%) Unix
20 20 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
20 20 (18.18%) Data Centre
21 19 (17.27%) Active Directory
22 18 (16.36%) MS Office

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 10 (9.09%) Apache
2 10 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (9.09%) IIS
3 9 (8.18%) JBoss
3 9 (8.18%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.73%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.82%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.82%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.82%) nginx
5 2 (1.82%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.82%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.91%) CloudStack
6 1 (0.91%) Jetty
6 1 (0.91%) Mongrel
Applications
1 33 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 18 (16.36%) MS Office
3 17 (15.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.91%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 96 (87.27%) PaaS
2 41 (37.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (27.27%) SaaS
4 29 (26.36%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (11.82%) Office 365
6 6 (5.45%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (4.55%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.91%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.91%) Heroku
9 1 (0.91%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 46 (41.82%) SAN
2 11 (10.00%) VPN
3 10 (9.09%) DNS
4 9 (8.18%) DHCP
5 5 (4.55%) Internet
6 4 (3.64%) LAN
6 4 (3.64%) WAN
7 2 (1.82%) BGP
7 2 (1.82%) Firewall
7 2 (1.82%) IPsec
7 2 (1.82%) Skype
7 2 (1.82%) VLAN
7 2 (1.82%) WLAN
8 1 (0.91%) AMQP
8 1 (0.91%) MPLS
8 1 (0.91%) Network Security
8 1 (0.91%) SMTP
8 1 (0.91%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.91%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (30.91%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (6.36%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (6.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.73%) MySQL
6 2 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.82%) DB2
6 2 (1.82%) GIS
6 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.91%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.91%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.91%) OLAP
7 1 (0.91%) OLTP
7 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.91%) Power BI
7 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (6.36%) Jenkins
2 6 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.64%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.64%) Selenium
3 4 (3.64%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (2.73%) Ant
4 3 (2.73%) Gradle
4 3 (2.73%) Maven
5 2 (1.82%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.91%) CircleCI
6 1 (0.91%) GoCD
6 1 (0.91%) Hudson
6 1 (0.91%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.91%) MSI
6 1 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.91%) Subversion
6 1 (0.91%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (15.45%) Finance
2 15 (13.64%) Banking
3 7 (6.36%) Multimedia
4 5 (4.55%) Retail
4 5 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.64%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (3.64%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.82%) Advertising
7 1 (0.91%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (24.55%) Infrastructure Manager
2 20 (18.18%) Architect
3 17 (15.45%) Infrastructure Architect
4 13 (11.82%) Technical Manager
5 11 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 11 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
6 10 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
7 9 (8.18%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 8 (7.27%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (6.36%) DBA
9 7 (6.36%) SQL DBA
10 6 (5.45%) Architecture Manager
10 6 (5.45%) Cloud Engineer
10 6 (5.45%) Technology Manager
11 5 (4.55%) Administrator
11 5 (4.55%) DevOps Manager
11 5 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
11 5 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 5 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.18%) Middleware
2 5 (4.55%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (3.64%) .NET
4 2 (1.82%) HTML
4 2 (1.82%) jQuery
4 2 (1.82%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (1.82%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (1.82%) Web Services
4 2 (1.82%) XML
5 1 (0.91%) Ajax
5 1 (0.91%) Classic ASP
5 1 (0.91%) JSON
5 1 (0.91%) JSON Schema
5 1 (0.91%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.91%) MDX
5 1 (0.91%) Node.js
5 1 (0.91%) REST
5 1 (0.91%) RESTful
5 1 (0.91%) XSD
5 1 (0.91%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 18 (16.36%) NHS
3 17 (15.45%) Video Conferencing
4 14 (12.73%) Hybrid Cloud
5 13 (11.82%) Public Cloud
6 11 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (9.09%) Clustering
8 7 (6.36%) Computer Science
8 7 (6.36%) Data Protection Act
8 7 (6.36%) iPad
9 5 (4.55%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.82%) PMI
11 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.91%) FMCG
11 1 (0.91%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 66 (60.00%) Linux
2 39 (35.45%) Solaris
3 37 (33.64%) Windows
4 36 (32.73%) OpenVMS
5 23 (20.91%) Windows Server
6 22 (20.00%) Unix
7 11 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.64%) AIX
9 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.82%) CentOS
10 2 (1.82%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.82%) VMS
10 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.91%) Fedora
11 1 (0.91%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.91%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (47.27%) ITIL
2 41 (37.27%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (35.45%) Service Management
4 36 (32.73%) PRINCE2
5 31 (28.18%) Data Protection
6 27 (24.55%) DevOps
7 25 (22.73%) ITSM
8 24 (21.82%) Programme Management
9 18 (16.36%) ITIL V3
10 13 (11.82%) TOGAF
11 10 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
12 9 (8.18%) Data Management
12 9 (8.18%) Identity Management
12 9 (8.18%) Line Management
12 9 (8.18%) Load Balancing
12 9 (8.18%) Mentoring
12 9 (8.18%) Wealth Management
13 8 (7.27%) Data Analysis
13 8 (7.27%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.91%) PowerShell
2 11 (10.00%) SQL
3 8 (7.27%) T-SQL
4 6 (5.45%) Java
5 5 (4.55%) Python
6 4 (3.64%) C#
6 4 (3.64%) Perl
6 4 (3.64%) Ruby
7 2 (1.82%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.82%) Go
7 2 (1.82%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.82%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.91%) Korn
8 1 (0.91%) PHP
8 1 (0.91%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (20.00%) Degree
2 20 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (11.82%) MCSE
4 9 (8.18%) CCNA
4 9 (8.18%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (8.18%) EMC Certification
5 7 (6.36%) MCSA
6 5 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.55%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.82%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 10 (9.09%) QA
3 9 (8.18%) SLA
4 5 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (3.64%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.91%) GCP
6 1 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (17.27%) Active Directory
3 8 (7.27%) Docker
3 8 (7.27%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.73%) Xen
5 2 (1.82%) vCloud
6 1 (0.91%) KVM
6 1 (0.91%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (8.18%) AirWatch
1 9 (8.18%) Puppet
2 4 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.73%) Ansible
3 3 (2.73%) Terraform
4 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.82%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.91%) Galera Cluster
5 1 (0.91%) Ganglia
5 1 (0.91%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.91%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.91%) Netcool
5 1 (0.91%) Packer
5 1 (0.91%) SCOM
Vendors
1 56 (50.91%) Microsoft
2 36 (32.73%) NetApp
3 33 (30.00%) VMware
4 14 (12.73%) Citrix
5 11 (10.00%) Oracle
6 9 (8.18%) Cisco
6 9 (8.18%) EMC
6 9 (8.18%) IBM
6 9 (8.18%) Software AG
7 6 (5.45%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.64%) AppDynamics
8 4 (3.64%) ServiceNow
9 3 (2.73%) Rackspace
10 2 (1.82%) Google
11 1 (0.91%) Guidewire
11 1 (0.91%) Splunk
11 1 (0.91%) Sybase
11 1 (0.91%) Tableau
11 1 (0.91%) Teradata
11 1 (0.91%) Veeam
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Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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