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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 217 230 247
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +17
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 38 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.60% 0.39% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.88% 4.86% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 5
Median salary £51,000 £60,625 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.87% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £30,000 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,820 £66,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%
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
646 535 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.15% 7.97% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 556 467 357
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Merseyside -3 22 £44,000 -32.30% 1
Manchester +2 15 £51,660 -15.65% 1
Cheshire +21 1 £32,500 -48.00% 2
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 51 (76.12%) PaaS
2 37 (55.22%) SAN
3 34 (50.75%) Microsoft
4 33 (49.25%) Linux
5 28 (41.79%) Microsoft Azure
6 27 (40.30%) ITIL
7 24 (35.82%) VMware
7 24 (35.82%) VMware Infrastructure
8 23 (34.33%) PRINCE2
9 22 (32.84%) Cisco
10 21 (31.34%) Citrix
10 21 (31.34%) Windows
10 21 (31.34%) ITIL V3
11 20 (29.85%) Amazon AWS
11 20 (29.85%) Data Centre
12 19 (28.36%) Mobile Device Management
12 19 (28.36%) DevOps
12 19 (28.36%) Banking
12 19 (28.36%) Microsoft Certification
13 18 (26.87%) SaaS
14 17 (25.37%) Office 365
14 17 (25.37%) TOGAF
15 16 (23.88%) Degree
15 16 (23.88%) Active Directory
15 16 (23.88%) NetApp
15 16 (23.88%) Video Conferencing
15 16 (23.88%) Hybrid Cloud
16 15 (22.39%) Oracle
16 15 (22.39%) IIS
17 14 (20.90%) SQL Server

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 (22.39%) IIS
2 12 (17.91%) Apache
2 12 (17.91%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (17.91%) JBoss
2 12 (17.91%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.48%) Confluence
4 1 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.49%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (13.43%) MS Office
2 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.48%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 51 (76.12%) PaaS
2 28 (41.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (29.85%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (26.87%) SaaS
5 17 (25.37%) Office 365
6 4 (5.97%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.99%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.49%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.49%) OneDrive
8 1 (1.49%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 37 (55.22%) SAN
2 12 (17.91%) DHCP
2 12 (17.91%) DNS
2 12 (17.91%) VPN
3 9 (13.43%) Firewall
4 8 (11.94%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (11.94%) Cisco IPT
4 8 (11.94%) IP Telephony
4 8 (11.94%) LAN
4 8 (11.94%) WAN
5 2 (2.99%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.49%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.99%) DB2
2 2 (2.99%) MySQL
3 1 (1.49%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.48%) JIRA
General
1 19 (28.36%) Banking
2 8 (11.94%) Finance
3 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.99%) Publishing
5 1 (1.49%) Automotive
5 1 (1.49%) Legal
5 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (31.34%) Architect
1 21 (31.34%) Infrastructure Manager
2 14 (20.90%) Cloud Architect
3 12 (17.91%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 12 (17.91%) Infrastructure Architect
3 12 (17.91%) Technical Manager
4 10 (14.93%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (7.46%) Administrator
5 5 (7.46%) Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (7.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.46%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.97%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (5.97%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Banking Project Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Citrix Team Leader
7 3 (4.48%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (4.48%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.40%) Middleware
2 4 (5.97%) JSON
3 3 (4.48%) OAuth
3 3 (4.48%) REST
3 3 (4.48%) SOAP
4 2 (2.99%) WAP
4 2 (2.99%) Web Services
5 1 (1.49%) WebSockets
5 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (29.85%) Data Centre
2 16 (23.88%) Hybrid Cloud
2 16 (23.88%) Video Conferencing
3 14 (20.90%) NHS
4 12 (17.91%) Public Cloud
5 6 (8.96%) Private Cloud
6 4 (5.97%) PMI
7 3 (4.48%) Wiki
8 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.99%) CMDB
8 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.99%) iPad
9 1 (1.49%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 33 (49.25%) Linux
2 21 (31.34%) Windows
3 14 (20.90%) OpenVMS
3 14 (20.90%) Solaris
3 14 (20.90%) Windows Server
4 12 (17.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (8.96%) Unix
6 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.30%) ITIL
2 23 (34.33%) PRINCE2
3 21 (31.34%) ITIL V3
4 19 (28.36%) DevOps
4 19 (28.36%) Mobile Device Management
5 17 (25.37%) TOGAF
6 14 (20.90%) Line Management
7 12 (17.91%) Identity Management
7 12 (17.91%) Load Balancing
7 12 (17.91%) Mentoring
7 12 (17.91%) Wealth Management
8 11 (16.42%) Service Management
9 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (14.93%) Project Management
10 8 (11.94%) Data Protection
11 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (8.96%) Service Design
12 6 (8.96%) Supplier Management
13 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Management
13 5 (7.46%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.96%) SQL
2 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.99%) C++
3 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.99%) Python
4 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (28.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (23.88%) Degree
3 13 (19.40%) MCSE
4 12 (17.91%) CCNA
4 12 (17.91%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (17.91%) EMC Certification
5 6 (8.96%) PMI Certification
5 6 (8.96%) SC Cleared
5 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.48%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.99%) ISEB
7 2 (2.99%) PMP
8 1 (1.49%) AWS Certification
8 1 (1.49%) CISSP
8 1 (1.49%) MBA
8 1 (1.49%) MCITP
8 1 (1.49%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 24 (35.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (23.88%) Active Directory
3 6 (8.96%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.46%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (4.48%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (4.48%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (17.91%) AirWatch
2 7 (10.45%) SCOM
3 6 (8.96%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (8.96%) SCCM
3 6 (8.96%) SCOrch
4 5 (7.46%) SCVMM
5 3 (4.48%) EdgeSight
5 3 (4.48%) Nagios
5 3 (4.48%) SCDPM
6 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (1.49%) MIIS
7 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.49%) Puppet
7 1 (1.49%) SCSM
7 1 (1.49%) Terraform
Vendors
1 34 (50.75%) Microsoft
2 24 (35.82%) VMware
3 22 (32.84%) Cisco
4 21 (31.34%) Citrix
5 16 (23.88%) NetApp
6 15 (22.39%) Oracle
7 14 (20.90%) EMC
7 14 (20.90%) IBM
8 12 (17.91%) Software AG
9 6 (8.96%) Nimble Storage
9 6 (8.96%) Sophos
9 6 (8.96%) Symantec
10 5 (7.46%) HP
10 5 (7.46%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.99%) BMC
11 2 (2.99%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.99%) Juniper
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