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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 215 243 253
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +10
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 28 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.47% 0.27% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.73% 3.45% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 7
Median salary £51,820 £60,625 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.52% +36.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £31,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £69,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £56,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
+2.67% +8.73%
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
592 522 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.84% 7.81% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 508 459 352
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 £27,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,400 £60,500
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +17 14 £55,000 -8.33%
Merseyside - 12 £47,500 - 1
Cheshire +15 2 £38,750 -38.00%
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 44 (72.13%) PaaS
2 35 (57.38%) Microsoft
3 32 (52.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (47.54%) ITIL
5 27 (44.26%) Cisco
5 27 (44.26%) SAN
5 27 (44.26%) VMware
5 27 (44.26%) VMware Infrastructure
6 25 (40.98%) TOGAF
6 25 (40.98%) ITIL V3
6 25 (40.98%) Citrix
7 24 (39.34%) Amazon AWS
7 24 (39.34%) Data Centre
8 23 (37.70%) PRINCE2
9 19 (31.15%) Oracle
9 19 (31.15%) Windows
9 19 (31.15%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (31.15%) Degree
9 19 (31.15%) SaaS
9 19 (31.15%) DevOps
10 18 (29.51%) Line Management
10 18 (29.51%) EMC
10 18 (29.51%) IBM
10 18 (29.51%) SQL Server
10 18 (29.51%) Banking
11 17 (27.87%) IIS
11 17 (27.87%) Mobile Device Management
12 16 (26.23%) Linux
13 15 (24.59%) Project Management
13 15 (24.59%) Office 365

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 17 (27.87%) IIS
2 10 (16.39%) Apache
2 10 (16.39%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (16.39%) JBoss
2 10 (16.39%) Tomcat
3 5 (8.20%) Confluence
4 2 (3.28%) Drupal
4 2 (3.28%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.28%) WordPress
5 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.64%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) MS Office
2 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.28%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 44 (72.13%) PaaS
2 32 (52.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (39.34%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (31.15%) SaaS
5 15 (24.59%) Office 365
6 8 (13.11%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (6.56%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (3.28%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (1.64%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (1.64%) OneDrive
9 1 (1.64%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (1.64%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 27 (44.26%) SAN
2 12 (19.67%) VPN
3 10 (16.39%) DHCP
3 10 (16.39%) DNS
3 10 (16.39%) Firewall
4 9 (14.75%) LAN
4 9 (14.75%) WAN
5 8 (13.11%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (13.11%) Cisco IPT
5 8 (13.11%) IP Telephony
6 3 (4.92%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.64%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.64%) Skype
7 1 (1.64%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (1.64%) SSL
7 1 (1.64%) VLAN
7 1 (1.64%) WAAS
7 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.64%) Wireless
7 1 (1.64%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.51%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) DB2
2 8 (13.11%) MySQL
3 1 (1.64%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
1 5 (8.20%) JIRA
2 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (29.51%) Banking
2 10 (16.39%) Publishing
3 9 (14.75%) Finance
4 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.28%) Legal
5 2 (3.28%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.64%) Automotive
6 1 (1.64%) Marketing
6 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (44.26%) Architect
2 13 (21.31%) Cloud Architect
2 13 (21.31%) Infrastructure Manager
3 10 (16.39%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (16.39%) Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (16.39%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (9.84%) Consultant
5 5 (8.20%) Citrix Team Leader
5 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 5 (8.20%) Team Leader
6 4 (6.56%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) IT Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Presales Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Technical Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Technical Presales Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.03%) Middleware
2 5 (8.20%) JSON
3 4 (6.56%) OAuth
3 4 (6.56%) REST
4 3 (4.92%) SOAP
4 3 (4.92%) Web Services
5 2 (3.28%) .NET
5 2 (3.28%) CSS
5 2 (3.28%) CSS3
5 2 (3.28%) HTML
5 2 (3.28%) HTML5
5 2 (3.28%) jQT
5 2 (3.28%) jQuery
5 2 (3.28%) LAMP
5 2 (3.28%) Node.js
5 2 (3.28%) PhoneGap
5 2 (3.28%) Sass
5 2 (3.28%) Sencha Touch
5 2 (3.28%) WAP
5 2 (3.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (39.34%) Data Centre
2 13 (21.31%) Hybrid Cloud
3 12 (19.67%) Video Conferencing
4 10 (16.39%) Public Cloud
5 8 (13.11%) CMDB
5 8 (13.11%) Computer Science
6 7 (11.48%) Private Cloud
7 5 (8.20%) NHS
7 5 (8.20%) Wiki
8 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (3.28%) iPad
8 2 (3.28%) PMI
8 2 (3.28%) User Experience
9 1 (1.64%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.15%) Windows
2 16 (26.23%) Linux
3 12 (19.67%) Windows Server
4 10 (16.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (8.20%) OpenVMS
6 5 (8.20%) Solaris
7 2 (3.28%) Android
7 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (47.54%) ITIL
2 25 (40.98%) ITIL V3
2 25 (40.98%) TOGAF
3 23 (37.70%) PRINCE2
4 19 (31.15%) DevOps
5 18 (29.51%) Line Management
6 17 (27.87%) Mobile Device Management
7 15 (24.59%) Project Management
8 12 (19.67%) Presales
9 10 (16.39%) Identity Management
9 10 (16.39%) Load Balancing
9 10 (16.39%) Mentoring
9 10 (16.39%) Service Management
9 10 (16.39%) Wealth Management
10 9 (14.75%) Business Development
10 9 (14.75%) Service Delivery
11 8 (13.11%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (13.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (13.11%) Gantt Chart
11 8 (13.11%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.95%) SQL
2 5 (8.20%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.56%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.28%) C++
4 2 (3.28%) PHP
4 2 (3.28%) Python
5 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (31.15%) Degree
1 19 (31.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (18.03%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (18.03%) MCSE
3 10 (16.39%) CCNA
3 10 (16.39%) EMC Certification
3 10 (16.39%) PMI Certification
4 8 (13.11%) ISEB
4 8 (13.11%) PMP
5 5 (8.20%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.64%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.64%) CCNP
6 1 (1.64%) CISSP
6 1 (1.64%) MBA
6 1 (1.64%) MCITP
6 1 (1.64%) MCSA
6 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) COBIT
System Software
1 27 (44.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
2 13 (21.31%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (9.84%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.20%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (8.20%) XenApp
5 2 (3.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (18.03%) SCVMM
2 10 (16.39%) AirWatch
3 9 (14.75%) SCOM
4 8 (13.11%) SCCM
4 8 (13.11%) SCOrch
5 6 (9.84%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (8.20%) EdgeSight
6 5 (8.20%) Nagios
7 3 (4.92%) SCDPM
8 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (1.64%) MIIS
9 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (1.64%) Puppet
9 1 (1.64%) SCSM
9 1 (1.64%) Terraform
Vendors
1 35 (57.38%) Microsoft
2 27 (44.26%) Cisco
2 27 (44.26%) VMware
3 25 (40.98%) Citrix
4 19 (31.15%) Oracle
5 18 (29.51%) EMC
5 18 (29.51%) IBM
6 13 (21.31%) HP
6 13 (21.31%) NetApp
7 10 (16.39%) Software AG
8 9 (14.75%) Juniper
9 8 (13.11%) BMC
9 8 (13.11%) CheckPoint
10 6 (9.84%) Nimble Storage
10 6 (9.84%) Sophos
10 6 (9.84%) Symantec
11 2 (3.28%) Sencha
12 1 (1.64%) Ipanema Technologies
12 1 (1.64%) Riverbed
12 1 (1.64%) ServiceNow
Liverpool, Merseyside
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago