The first table below looks at the demand for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 169 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.22% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £75,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £57,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -11.53%
Cloud Services Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
90 62 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.22% 1.99% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 55 24 50
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
IaaS
UK

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2014.

IaaS Salary Histogram in Scotland

IaaS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 4 £75,000 -
Edinburgh - 3 £54,000 -
Perth and Kinross - 2 £75,000 -
IaaS
UK

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing IaaS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IaaS.

1 9 (64.29%) PaaS
2 8 (57.14%) SaaS
2 8 (57.14%) SOA
2 8 (57.14%) TOGAF
2 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (35.71%) IT Governance
3 5 (35.71%) Refactoring
3 5 (35.71%) Content Management
3 5 (35.71%) CMS
3 5 (35.71%) HTTP
3 5 (35.71%) RDF
3 5 (35.71%) HP
3 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) JBoss
3 5 (35.71%) Apache
3 5 (35.71%) TeamSite
3 5 (35.71%) TIBCO
3 5 (35.71%) Middleware
3 5 (35.71%) Service Management
3 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
3 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Content Management
3 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Ansible
4 4 (28.57%) Open Source
4 4 (28.57%) OO
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 4 (28.57%) Pair Programming
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing IaaS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) Apache
1 5 (35.71%) TeamSite
1 5 (35.71%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) PaaS
2 8 (57.14%) SaaS
3 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 4 (28.57%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (7.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Head of IT
1 8 (57.14%) Head of Architecture
2 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) SOA
1 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Architecture
1 8 (57.14%) TOGAF
2 5 (35.71%) Content Management
2 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Content Management
2 5 (35.71%) IT Governance
2 5 (35.71%) Refactoring
2 5 (35.71%) RDF
2 5 (35.71%) Service Management
2 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
2 5 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) OO
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) Pair Programming
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) ERP
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) JBoss
1 5 (35.71%) HP
1 5 (35.71%) TIBCO
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix