The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 363 375 413
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +38
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 78 53 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.88% 6.38% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 65 42 34
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +27.77%
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 South East region.

Cloud Services Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1133 831 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.19% 3.92% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 908 729 610
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IaaS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

IaaS Salary Trend in the South East

IaaS
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IaaS across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

IaaS Salary Histogram in the South East

IaaS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +9 32 £52,500 -8.69% 2
Hampshire -12 22 £62,500 +13.63% 2
Berkshire +1 17 £70,000 +100.00% 4
Oxfordshire - 7 £65,000 -
Buckinghamshire +11 6 £50,000 -
Kent - 3 £80,000 -
Sussex - 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 £55,000 -
Thames Valley - 2 £60,000 -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 92 (57.50%) PaaS
2 88 (55.00%) SaaS
3 87 (54.38%) Windows
4 72 (45.00%) VMware
5 68 (42.50%) Microsoft
6 54 (33.75%) Linux
7 52 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 50 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 45 (28.13%) ITIL
10 40 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
11 39 (24.38%) Windows Server 2012
12 36 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
13 33 (20.63%) Cisco
14 32 (20.00%) Security Cleared
15 30 (18.75%) VPN
15 30 (18.75%) MS Excel
15 30 (18.75%) Firewall
16 27 (16.88%) SharePoint
17 26 (16.25%) SCCM
18 25 (15.63%) SAN
18 25 (15.63%) Active Directory
18 25 (15.63%) Citrix
18 25 (15.63%) SQL
18 25 (15.63%) IIS
19 22 (13.75%) Oracle
20 20 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
20 20 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
20 20 (12.50%) Change Management
20 20 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
21 19 (11.88%) Office 365

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 27 (16.88%) SharePoint
2 25 (15.63%) IIS
3 20 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
3 20 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 15 (9.38%) MS Exchange
5 9 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (4.38%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (3.75%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (3.75%) Lync
8 3 (1.88%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (1.88%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 30 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.88%) Agresso
1 3 (1.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 92 (57.50%) PaaS
2 88 (55.00%) SaaS
3 40 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 36 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (11.88%) Office 365
6 8 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (18.75%) VPN
1 30 (18.75%) Firewall
2 25 (15.63%) SAN
3 16 (10.00%) DNS
4 15 (9.38%) LAN
4 15 (9.38%) DHCP
5 13 (8.13%) VoIP
5 13 (8.13%) WAN
6 12 (7.50%) MPLS
7 9 (5.63%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (5.63%) Internet
7 9 (5.63%) NAS
8 8 (5.00%) IPsec
8 8 (5.00%) SNMP
9 7 (4.38%) TCP/IP
10 6 (3.75%) Kerberos
10 6 (3.75%) IP Telephony
11 5 (3.13%) iSCSI
11 5 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.13%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.88%) MySQL
3 8 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 7 (4.38%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.50%) MS Access
6 4 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.50%) RSpec
2 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (6.25%) Finance
2 9 (5.63%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (0.63%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.63%) Local Government
4 1 (0.63%) Marketing
4 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.63%) Legal
4 1 (0.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (28.75%) Architect
2 26 (16.25%) Solutions Architect
3 20 (12.50%) Consultant
3 20 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 20 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (8.75%) Server Engineer
5 13 (8.13%) Team Leader
6 12 (7.50%) Support Team Leader
6 12 (7.50%) Server Support Engineer
6 12 (7.50%) Server Support
7 11 (6.88%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (5.00%) Solutions Consultant
8 8 (5.00%) Analyst
8 8 (5.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
8 8 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
9 7 (4.38%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (4.38%) Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (3.75%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 6 (3.75%) Technical Consultant
10 6 (3.75%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.25%) Web Services
2 6 (3.75%) SOAP
2 6 (3.75%) SAML
2 6 (3.75%) REST
3 5 (3.13%) LAMP
3 5 (3.13%) JSON
3 5 (3.13%) XML
4 2 (1.25%) .NET
5 1 (0.63%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.00%) Open Source
2 7 (4.38%) PKI
3 6 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.50%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.88%) IPTV
5 3 (1.88%) Web 2.0
6 2 (1.25%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.25%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.25%) PMI
6 2 (1.25%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.25%) User Experience
7 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.63%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.63%) Replication
7 1 (0.63%) Tandem
7 1 (0.63%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (0.63%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 87 (54.38%) Windows
2 54 (33.75%) Linux
3 50 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (24.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 15 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (6.25%) Windows 8
9 8 (5.00%) SUSE
9 8 (5.00%) Ubuntu
10 4 (2.50%) UNIX
11 2 (1.25%) CentOS
11 2 (1.25%) Solaris
12 1 (0.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (28.13%) ITIL
2 20 (12.50%) Change Management
3 17 (10.63%) Configuration Management
4 15 (9.38%) Migration
4 15 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (9.38%) DevOps
5 14 (8.75%) Service Delivery
6 9 (5.63%) TOGAF
6 9 (5.63%) SOA
7 8 (5.00%) ERP
7 8 (5.00%) Zachman Framework
7 8 (5.00%) Problem Management
8 7 (4.38%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (4.38%) Data Modelling
8 7 (4.38%) PRINCE2
8 7 (4.38%) Project Management
8 7 (4.38%) Change Control
9 6 (3.75%) Data Architecture
9 6 (3.75%) Dependency Management
9 6 (3.75%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 25 (15.63%) SQL
2 15 (9.38%) Ruby
3 14 (8.75%) Python
3 14 (8.75%) Perl
4 8 (5.00%) PHP
4 8 (5.00%) Bash Shell
5 6 (3.75%) Java
6 3 (1.88%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.25%) C
7 2 (1.25%) C#
7 2 (1.25%) C++
8 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (11.88%) MCSE
4 10 (6.25%) MCSA
4 10 (6.25%) MCP
4 10 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 10 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (4.38%) CCNP
7 6 (3.75%) Degree
8 4 (2.50%) MCITP
8 4 (2.50%) CCIE
9 3 (1.88%) MCTS
10 2 (1.25%) ISEB
10 2 (1.25%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.63%) MBA
11 1 (0.63%) CCNA
11 1 (0.63%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.88%) SLA
3 2 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 52 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (15.63%) Active Directory
3 17 (10.63%) vSphere
3 17 (10.63%) vCloud
4 14 (8.75%) UAG
4 14 (8.75%) Hyper-V
5 12 (7.50%) XenApp
5 12 (7.50%) Terminal Server
6 6 (3.75%) ISA Server
6 6 (3.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 6 (3.75%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 26 (16.25%) SCCM
2 16 (10.00%) Puppet
3 14 (8.75%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (7.50%) SCOM
4 12 (7.50%) Nagios
5 8 (5.00%) ZABBIX
5 8 (5.00%) Zenoss
5 8 (5.00%) Vagrant
6 5 (3.13%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (2.50%) SCVMM
7 4 (2.50%) Windows Intune
7 4 (2.50%) SCOrch
7 4 (2.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (2.50%) SCSM
8 3 (1.88%) Foglight
9 2 (1.25%) Netcool
9 2 (1.25%) Cacti
9 2 (1.25%) logstash
9 2 (1.25%) Icinga
Vendors
1 72 (45.00%) VMware
2 68 (42.50%) Microsoft
3 33 (20.63%) Cisco
4 25 (15.63%) Citrix
5 22 (13.75%) Oracle
6 17 (10.63%) Red Hat
7 15 (9.38%) EMC
8 8 (5.00%) HP
9 7 (4.38%) SolarWinds
10 5 (3.13%) Veeam
11 3 (1.88%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.88%) Brocade
11 3 (1.88%) 3PAR
11 3 (1.88%) Remedy
11 3 (1.88%) AppSense
11 3 (1.88%) Juniper
11 3 (1.88%) BMC
12 2 (1.25%) NetApp
12 2 (1.25%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.25%) F5
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