The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
UK / Scotland
Rank 134 149 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 5 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% 0.34% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.15% 4.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 0
Median salary £79,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+76.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £57,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +6.97%

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

Cloud Services Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
233 212 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.27% 7.29% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 175 141 198
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £62,400 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

IaaS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

IaaS Salary Trend in Scotland

IaaS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IaaS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

IaaS Salary Histogram in Scotland

IaaS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 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
Glasgow +21 3 - -
Edinburgh +8 2 £79,500 +6.00%
IaaS
UK

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 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 Scotland region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 12 (70.59%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) Windows
3 9 (52.94%) Linux
3 9 (52.94%) Finance
3 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (47.06%) Splunk
4 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
5 7 (41.18%) Analytics
5 7 (41.18%) Ruby
5 7 (41.18%) Python
5 7 (41.18%) Perl
5 7 (41.18%) Microservices
6 6 (35.29%) PaaS
6 6 (35.29%) REST
7 5 (29.41%) Apache Pig
7 5 (29.41%) Software Distribution
7 5 (29.41%) Docker
7 5 (29.41%) DevOps
7 5 (29.41%) Mesos
7 5 (29.41%) Big Data
7 5 (29.41%) Kafka
7 5 (29.41%) Apache Flume
7 5 (29.41%) SciPy
7 5 (29.41%) NumPy
7 5 (29.41%) Apache Hive
7 5 (29.41%) Hadoop
7 5 (29.41%) Amazon EC2

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (29.41%) Apache Pig
1 5 (29.41%) Apache Spark
2 2 (11.76%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) JBoss
2 2 (11.76%) OpenStack
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
1 2 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (35.29%) PaaS
4 5 (29.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (29.41%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (29.41%) Amazon S3
5 3 (17.65%) SaaS
6 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (11.76%) G Suite
7 1 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (5.88%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) NAS
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) Skype
2 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.88%) WAAS
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Apache Hive
1 5 (29.41%) Big Data
1 5 (29.41%) Flink
1 5 (29.41%) Hadoop
2 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 1 (5.88%) DocumentDB
3 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
2 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (11.76%) Vagrant
4 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Chief Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) REST
2 5 (29.41%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (29.41%) Kafka
2 5 (29.41%) NumPy
2 5 (29.41%) SciPy
3 3 (17.65%) .NET
3 3 (17.65%) Node.js
4 2 (11.76%) Middleware
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Core
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (5.88%) Lucene
5 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (23.53%) Public Cloud
3 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
4 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Linux
3 5 (29.41%) Unix
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
5 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (41.18%) Analytics
2 7 (41.18%) Microservices
3 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
3 5 (29.41%) DevOps
3 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
3 5 (29.41%) Software Distribution
3 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 4 (23.53%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL
4 4 (23.53%) Open Source
4 4 (23.53%) Service Design
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (11.76%) High Availability
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) Perl
2 7 (41.18%) Python
2 7 (41.18%) Ruby
3 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
4 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.88%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) NCDA
2 2 (11.76%) NCIE
2 2 (11.76%) VCAP
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Apache Flume
1 5 (29.41%) Docker
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 3 (17.65%) vSphere
4 2 (11.76%) vCloud
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Docker Swarm
1 5 (29.41%) Kubernetes
1 5 (29.41%) Mesos
2 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (23.53%) Puppet
3 2 (11.76%) Ansible
3 2 (11.76%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Splunk
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) Google
4 2 (11.76%) Dell
4 2 (11.76%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) IBM
4 2 (11.76%) NetApp
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) NEC