The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 67 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.62% 0.31% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.71% 4.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
IaaS
Berkshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
85 49 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 13.12% 7.68% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 73 46 31
Average salary £60,000 £56,250 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +30.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,450
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

IaaS
Salary Trend in Slough

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

IaaS Salary Trend in Slough

IaaS
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IaaS across the Slough region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

IaaS Salary Histogram in Slough

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough 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 27 (81.82%) SaaS
2 23 (69.70%) Cisco
3 22 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 21 (63.64%) Cisco ASA
4 21 (63.64%) NetApp
5 20 (60.61%) Firewall
6 18 (54.55%) VMware
7 16 (48.48%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (48.48%) CCIE
7 16 (48.48%) VPN
7 16 (48.48%) Data Centre
8 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (39.39%) PaaS
10 12 (36.36%) Presales
11 11 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
11 11 (33.33%) vSphere
11 11 (33.33%) Hyper-V
12 10 (30.30%) DNS
12 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
13 9 (27.27%) Demand Management
14 8 (24.24%) PCI DSS
14 8 (24.24%) Software-Defined Networking
14 8 (24.24%) IBM
14 8 (24.24%) SLA
15 7 (21.21%) Project Management
16 6 (18.18%) CA
16 6 (18.18%) Client/Server
16 6 (18.18%) SOA
16 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
16 6 (18.18%) Business Development

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Cloud Services
1 27 (81.82%) SaaS
2 13 (39.39%) PaaS
3 6 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (15.15%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 22 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 21 (63.64%) Cisco ASA
3 20 (60.61%) Firewall
4 16 (48.48%) VPN
5 10 (30.30%) DNS
6 8 (24.24%) Software-Defined Networking
General
1 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Architect
2 20 (60.61%) Network Architect
3 6 (18.18%) Cisco Architect
3 6 (18.18%) Cisco Network Architect
4 5 (15.15%) IT Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Communications Specialist
5 4 (12.12%) Network Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) Architecture Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Head of Architecture
6 2 (6.06%) Platform Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Service Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Data Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Data Centre Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Network Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) Data Centre
2 11 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (18.18%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Presales
2 9 (27.27%) Demand Management
3 7 (21.21%) Project Management
4 6 (18.18%) Business Development
4 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 6 (18.18%) Open Source
4 6 (18.18%) Parallel Computing
4 6 (18.18%) SOA
5 5 (15.15%) Change Management
5 5 (15.15%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.03%) ITSM
6 1 (3.03%) Line Management
6 1 (3.03%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) CCIE
1 16 (48.48%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) PCI DSS
1 8 (24.24%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 11 (33.33%) vSphere
3 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.03%) vCloud
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) Cisco
2 21 (63.64%) NetApp
3 18 (54.55%) VMware
4 8 (24.24%) IBM
5 6 (18.18%) CA
6 4 (12.12%) Juniper
7 2 (6.06%) HP
7 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.06%) ServiceNow