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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 223 251 246
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -5
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 23 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.39% 0.091% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.87% 1.17% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 4
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £53,000 £43,100
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £71,000 £58,850
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +17.34%
IaaS
England

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
594 514 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.10% 7.83% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 503 441 320
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

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 28 July 2016.

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 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +8 13 £55,000 +2.32% 2
Merseyside - 6 - -
Cheshire +35 1 £45,000 -40.00%
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 36 (65.45%) PaaS
2 32 (58.18%) Microsoft
3 27 (49.09%) ITIL
4 26 (47.27%) Cisco
5 25 (45.45%) TOGAF
5 25 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
6 24 (43.64%) Data Centre
7 23 (41.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (41.82%) ITIL V3
7 23 (41.82%) VMware
7 23 (41.82%) Citrix
8 22 (40.00%) SAN
9 21 (38.18%) Amazon AWS
10 19 (34.55%) DevOps
11 18 (32.73%) Line Management
11 18 (32.73%) Project Management
11 18 (32.73%) Microsoft Certification
11 18 (32.73%) Oracle
11 18 (32.73%) Windows
11 18 (32.73%) IIS
12 17 (30.91%) SQL
12 17 (30.91%) Degree
13 16 (29.09%) SaaS
13 16 (29.09%) PRINCE2
13 16 (29.09%) HP
13 16 (29.09%) Banking
14 15 (27.27%) EMC
14 15 (27.27%) IBM
14 15 (27.27%) SQL Server
15 14 (25.45%) Mobile Device Management

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 18 (32.73%) IIS
2 9 (16.36%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (14.55%) Confluence
4 7 (12.73%) Apache
4 7 (12.73%) JBoss
4 7 (12.73%) Tomcat
5 4 (7.27%) Skype for Business
6 3 (5.45%) Drupal
6 3 (5.45%) WordPress
7 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.82%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MS Office
2 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 36 (65.45%) PaaS
2 25 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (38.18%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (29.09%) SaaS
5 12 (21.82%) Office 365
6 8 (14.55%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.82%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.82%) OneDrive
8 1 (1.82%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (1.82%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (40.00%) SAN
2 12 (21.82%) Firewall
3 11 (20.00%) LAN
3 11 (20.00%) VPN
3 11 (20.00%) WAN
4 8 (14.55%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (14.55%) Cisco IPT
4 8 (14.55%) IP Telephony
5 7 (12.73%) DHCP
5 7 (12.73%) DNS
6 4 (7.27%) Unified Communications
7 3 (5.45%) BGP
7 3 (5.45%) EIGRP
7 3 (5.45%) MPLS
7 3 (5.45%) OSPF
7 3 (5.45%) Spanning Tree
7 3 (5.45%) SSL
7 3 (5.45%) VLAN
7 3 (5.45%) WAAS
7 3 (5.45%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.55%) DB2
2 8 (14.55%) MySQL
3 1 (1.82%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) JIRA
2 6 (10.91%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (29.09%) Banking
2 12 (21.82%) Finance
3 11 (20.00%) Publishing
4 3 (5.45%) Multimedia
5 2 (3.64%) Legal
6 1 (1.82%) Automotive
6 1 (1.82%) Marketing
6 1 (1.82%) Retail
6 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (40.00%) Architect
2 11 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (18.18%) Cloud Architect
4 8 (14.55%) Consultant
4 8 (14.55%) Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (14.55%) Infrastructure Manager
4 8 (14.55%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 8 (14.55%) Team Leader
5 7 (12.73%) Citrix Team Leader
5 7 (12.73%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Developer
8 3 (5.45%) PHP Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Solutions Consultant
8 3 (5.45%) WAN Consultant
9 2 (3.64%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) Middleware
2 5 (9.09%) .NET
2 5 (9.09%) JSON
3 4 (7.27%) OAuth
3 4 (7.27%) REST
4 3 (5.45%) CSS
4 3 (5.45%) CSS3
4 3 (5.45%) HTML
4 3 (5.45%) HTML5
4 3 (5.45%) jQT
4 3 (5.45%) jQuery
4 3 (5.45%) LAMP
4 3 (5.45%) LESS
4 3 (5.45%) Node.js
4 3 (5.45%) PhoneGap
4 3 (5.45%) Sass
4 3 (5.45%) Sencha Touch
4 3 (5.45%) SOAP
4 3 (5.45%) Web Services
4 3 (5.45%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (43.64%) Data Centre
2 9 (16.36%) Hybrid Cloud
3 8 (14.55%) CMDB
3 8 (14.55%) Computer Science
3 8 (14.55%) Wiki
4 7 (12.73%) Public Cloud
4 7 (12.73%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (7.27%) Private Cloud
6 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (5.45%) User Experience
7 2 (3.64%) iPad
8 1 (1.82%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.73%) Windows
2 11 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (14.55%) Linux
4 7 (12.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.45%) Android
5 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (49.09%) ITIL
2 25 (45.45%) TOGAF
3 23 (41.82%) ITIL V3
4 19 (34.55%) DevOps
5 18 (32.73%) Line Management
5 18 (32.73%) Project Management
6 16 (29.09%) PRINCE2
7 14 (25.45%) Mobile Device Management
8 13 (23.64%) Presales
9 12 (21.82%) Mentoring
10 11 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
11 10 (18.18%) Service Delivery
12 9 (16.36%) Business Development
13 8 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (14.55%) Customer Engagement
13 8 (14.55%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (14.55%) IT Governance
13 8 (14.55%) Requirements Analysis
13 8 (14.55%) Software Engineering
13 8 (14.55%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.91%) SQL
2 8 (14.55%) PowerShell
3 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.45%) PHP
5 2 (3.64%) C++
5 2 (3.64%) Java
5 2 (3.64%) Python
6 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (32.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (30.91%) Degree
3 10 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (14.55%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (14.55%) ISEB
4 8 (14.55%) PMI Certification
4 8 (14.55%) PMP
5 7 (12.73%) CCNA
5 7 (12.73%) EMC Certification
5 7 (12.73%) MCSE
6 3 (5.45%) CCNP
7 1 (1.82%) AWS Certification
7 1 (1.82%) CISSP
7 1 (1.82%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) COBIT
System Software
1 23 (41.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (23.64%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 8 (14.55%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (14.55%) XenApp
5 3 (5.45%) Docker
5 3 (5.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (18.18%) SCOM
1 10 (18.18%) SCOrch
1 10 (18.18%) SCVMM
2 8 (14.55%) EdgeSight
2 8 (14.55%) Nagios
2 8 (14.55%) SCCM
3 7 (12.73%) AirWatch
4 6 (10.91%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (3.64%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.82%) Puppet
6 1 (1.82%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (58.18%) Microsoft
2 26 (47.27%) Cisco
3 23 (41.82%) Citrix
3 23 (41.82%) VMware
4 18 (32.73%) Oracle
5 16 (29.09%) HP
6 15 (27.27%) EMC
6 15 (27.27%) IBM
7 11 (20.00%) Juniper
8 8 (14.55%) BMC
8 8 (14.55%) CheckPoint
8 8 (14.55%) NetApp
9 7 (12.73%) Software AG
10 6 (10.91%) Nimble Storage
10 6 (10.91%) Sophos
10 6 (10.91%) Symantec
11 3 (5.45%) Ipanema Technologies
11 3 (5.45%) Riverbed
11 3 (5.45%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (5.45%) Sencha
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