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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 124 164 174
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +10
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 25 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.91% 0.061% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.92% 1.02% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 4
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £27,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% +80.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £50,000 £61,200
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
IaaS
UK

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
252 197 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 9.17% 6.03% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 176 111 115
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £79,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 August 2016.

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 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
Glasgow - 16 £42,500 -
Edinburgh +15 9 £65,000 +30.00%
IaaS
UK

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

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

1 47 (73.44%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (70.31%) Linux
3 44 (68.75%) Finance
3 44 (68.75%) PaaS
3 44 (68.75%) Docker
4 43 (67.19%) DevOps
5 39 (60.94%) Java
6 38 (59.38%) Configuration Management
7 37 (57.81%) Windows
7 37 (57.81%) Microsoft Azure
8 36 (56.25%) Analytics
9 34 (53.13%) Amazon AWS
9 34 (53.13%) Degree
10 33 (51.56%) TDD
11 32 (50.00%) Unix
12 31 (48.44%) Service Delivery
12 31 (48.44%) Amazon EC2
12 31 (48.44%) Amazon S3
12 31 (48.44%) Software Distribution
12 31 (48.44%) Mesos
12 31 (48.44%) Microservices
12 31 (48.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 31 (48.44%) Kubernetes
12 31 (48.44%) Hybrid Cloud
12 31 (48.44%) SDLC
13 30 (46.88%) Machine Learning
14 29 (45.31%) Performance Monitoring
14 29 (45.31%) Visualisation
14 29 (45.31%) SOA
15 26 (40.63%) Continuous Integration

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 8 (12.50%) JBoss
2 6 (9.38%) IIS
3 3 (4.69%) CMS
4 2 (3.13%) Apache
4 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 44 (68.75%) PaaS
2 37 (57.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (53.13%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (48.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 31 (48.44%) Amazon EC2
4 31 (48.44%) Amazon S3
5 4 (6.25%) SaaS
6 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) Firewall
2 5 (7.81%) NAS
2 5 (7.81%) SAN
3 3 (4.69%) LAN
4 2 (3.13%) Skype
4 2 (3.13%) Unified Communications
4 2 (3.13%) WAAS
4 2 (3.13%) WAN
5 1 (1.56%) BGP
5 1 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.56%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.56%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.56%) FWSM
5 1 (1.56%) OSPF
5 1 (1.56%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.56%) Wireless
5 1 (1.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (32.81%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 10 (15.63%) Jenkins
2 6 (9.38%) Maven
3 3 (4.69%) Grunt
3 3 (4.69%) gulp
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 44 (68.75%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Banking
3 4 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (40.63%) Developer
2 21 (32.81%) Cloud Developer
3 11 (17.19%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (14.06%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (14.06%) Development Engineer
4 9 (14.06%) Full Stack Developer
4 9 (14.06%) Monitoring Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Architect
5 7 (10.94%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 5 (7.81%) Technical Architect
6 5 (7.81%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (37.50%) CSS
1 24 (37.50%) HTML
1 24 (37.50%) jQuery
2 22 (34.38%) REST
3 21 (32.81%) CSS3
3 21 (32.81%) HTML5
4 8 (12.50%) Middleware
5 4 (6.25%) Node.js
6 3 (4.69%) LESS
6 3 (4.69%) OOCSS
6 3 (4.69%) Sass
7 2 (3.13%) .NET
8 1 (1.56%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 31 (48.44%) Hybrid Cloud
2 29 (45.31%) Visualisation
3 22 (34.38%) Virtual Team
4 8 (12.50%) Data Centre
5 5 (7.81%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (7.81%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 45 (70.31%) Linux
2 37 (57.81%) Windows
3 32 (50.00%) Unix
4 5 (7.81%) Windows Server
5 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (73.44%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (67.19%) DevOps
3 38 (59.38%) Configuration Management
4 36 (56.25%) Analytics
5 33 (51.56%) TDD
6 31 (48.44%) Microservices
6 31 (48.44%) SDLC
6 31 (48.44%) Service Delivery
6 31 (48.44%) Software Distribution
7 30 (46.88%) Machine Learning
8 29 (45.31%) Performance Monitoring
8 29 (45.31%) SOA
9 26 (40.63%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (34.38%) Software Engineering
11 21 (32.81%) BDD
12 20 (31.25%) Open Source
13 10 (15.63%) Project Management
14 7 (10.94%) Continuous Delivery
14 7 (10.94%) Enterprise Architecture
14 7 (10.94%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 39 (60.94%) Java
2 16 (25.00%) Perl
2 16 (25.00%) Python
3 8 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 7 (10.94%) Ruby
5 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 34 (53.13%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 44 (68.75%) Docker
2 13 (20.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.38%) Hyper-V
3 6 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (7.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 31 (48.44%) Kubernetes
1 31 (48.44%) Mesos
2 20 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (31.25%) Puppet
3 16 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (21.88%) VMware
2 9 (14.06%) Cisco
3 6 (9.38%) Dell
3 6 (9.38%) HP
4 5 (7.81%) Remedy
5 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.13%) IBM
6 2 (3.13%) NEC
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle
6 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.56%) F5
7 1 (1.56%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.56%) Twitter