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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 361 403 402
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -1
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 81 43 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.67% 4.15% 5.40%
Number of salaries quoted 53 37 34
Average salary £60,000 £62,375 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.80% +10.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,750 £91,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -12.50%
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
1428 1035 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 6.82% 4.61% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1089 860 622
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £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 March 2015.

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 March 2015. 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
East Sussex - 24 £46,250 - 1
Surrey +15 22 £40,000 -34.69% 2
Berkshire -5 19 £65,000 +0.38% 2
Oxfordshire +22 11 £70,000 +180.00%
Hampshire -18 10 £60,000 -4.00% 2
Buckinghamshire - 5 - -
Kent - 1 £45,000 - 2
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 76 (49.35%) Cisco
2 73 (47.40%) PaaS
3 71 (46.10%) SaaS
3 71 (46.10%) Firewall
4 66 (42.86%) VMware
4 66 (42.86%) VPN
5 62 (40.26%) WAN
5 62 (40.26%) LAN
5 62 (40.26%) MPLS
6 60 (38.96%) VMware Infrastructure
7 54 (35.06%) Migration
8 53 (34.42%) Cisco Certification
8 53 (34.42%) Degree
9 49 (31.82%) Windows
10 46 (29.87%) Unified Communications
11 45 (29.22%) HP
12 37 (24.03%) ITIL
13 36 (23.38%) Cisco ASA
14 35 (22.73%) Cloud Computing
15 34 (22.08%) SQL
16 33 (21.43%) VoIP
16 33 (21.43%) Microsoft
16 33 (21.43%) Service Delivery
17 32 (20.78%) Juniper
17 32 (20.78%) Network Security
18 31 (20.13%) Agile Software Development
19 30 (19.48%) CCIE
19 30 (19.48%) TCP/IP
20 29 (18.83%) OSPF
20 29 (18.83%) BGP

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 (17.53%) IIS
2 11 (7.14%) Lync
3 9 (5.84%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.84%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (3.25%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.60%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (1.95%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.30%) Apache
7 2 (1.30%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.65%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.65%) Mule
Applications
1 22 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.65%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 73 (47.40%) PaaS
2 71 (46.10%) SaaS
3 35 (22.73%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (10.39%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (6.49%) Office 365
6 4 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (1.30%) Heroku
8 1 (0.65%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 71 (46.10%) Firewall
2 66 (42.86%) VPN
3 62 (40.26%) MPLS
3 62 (40.26%) WAN
3 62 (40.26%) LAN
4 46 (29.87%) Unified Communications
5 36 (23.38%) Cisco ASA
6 33 (21.43%) VoIP
7 32 (20.78%) Network Security
8 30 (19.48%) TCP/IP
9 29 (18.83%) OSPF
9 29 (18.83%) BGP
10 28 (18.18%) SAN
11 27 (17.53%) SSL
12 26 (16.88%) VLAN
12 26 (16.88%) EIGRP
13 25 (16.23%) HSRP
14 24 (15.58%) Wireless
15 23 (14.94%) VPLS
15 23 (14.94%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.04%) DB2
2 3 (1.95%) MySQL
2 3 (1.95%) MongoDB
2 3 (1.95%) NoSQL
2 3 (1.95%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (1.30%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.30%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (7.14%) Finance
2 10 (6.49%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.55%) Marketing
4 4 (2.60%) Publishing
5 3 (1.95%) Automotive
5 3 (1.95%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.30%) Electronics
7 1 (0.65%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 46 (29.87%) Architect
2 30 (19.48%) Network Engineer
3 25 (16.23%) Senior Network Engineer
4 22 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 19 (12.34%) Support Engineer
6 17 (11.04%) Technical Support
6 17 (11.04%) Engineering Manager
6 17 (11.04%) Technical Manager
7 16 (10.39%) Technical Engineer
7 16 (10.39%) Technical Support Engineer
7 16 (10.39%) Consultant
8 9 (5.84%) Cloud Engineer
9 7 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (3.90%) Pre Sales Engineer
10 6 (3.90%) Platform Engineer
10 6 (3.90%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 6 (3.90%) Cloud Architect
11 5 (3.25%) Solutions Consultant
11 5 (3.25%) Principal Architect
11 5 (3.25%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.14%) SOAP
1 11 (7.14%) JSON
1 11 (7.14%) REST
2 10 (6.49%) XML
3 4 (2.60%) Web Services
4 3 (1.95%) LAMP
5 1 (0.65%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.88%) Computer Science
2 19 (12.34%) Management Information System
3 17 (11.04%) iSeries
4 14 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (6.49%) Data Integration
6 4 (2.60%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.95%) Oracle Exalytics
7 3 (1.95%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.95%) Oracle Exalogic
7 3 (1.95%) Economics
7 3 (1.95%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.95%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.30%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.30%) IVR
8 2 (1.30%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.30%) DTV
8 2 (1.30%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.30%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 49 (31.82%) Windows
2 27 (17.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (14.94%) Linux
4 17 (11.04%) VMS
5 12 (7.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (3.90%) CentOS
6 6 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (35.06%) Migration
2 37 (24.03%) ITIL
3 33 (21.43%) Service Delivery
4 31 (20.13%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (16.23%) Security Architecture
6 24 (15.58%) Network Architecture
6 24 (15.58%) WAN Optimisation
6 24 (15.58%) Penetration Testing
7 23 (14.94%) Vulnerability Management
7 23 (14.94%) Mentoring
8 16 (10.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (10.39%) Project Management
9 15 (9.74%) TOGAF
10 14 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
11 13 (8.44%) Network Monitoring
12 10 (6.49%) DevOps
12 10 (6.49%) Enterprise Architecture
13 9 (5.84%) Load Balancing
13 9 (5.84%) SOA
14 7 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 34 (22.08%) SQL
2 7 (4.55%) Perl
3 3 (1.95%) C
3 3 (1.95%) C++
3 3 (1.95%) Java
3 3 (1.95%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.95%) Python
3 3 (1.95%) Ruby
4 2 (1.30%) Erlang
5 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (34.42%) Cisco Certification
1 53 (34.42%) Degree
2 30 (19.48%) CCIE
3 27 (17.53%) CCNP
4 26 (16.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (16.23%) MCSE
6 21 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 19 (12.34%) CCNA
8 11 (7.14%) Security Cleared
9 6 (3.90%) MCSA
9 6 (3.90%) MCTS
10 3 (1.95%) MBA
11 2 (1.30%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.30%) VTSP
12 1 (0.65%) MCITP
12 1 (0.65%) GIAC
12 1 (0.65%) JNCIP
12 1 (0.65%) SSCP
12 1 (0.65%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.90%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 60 (38.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (16.23%) vSphere
3 16 (10.39%) Terminal Server
3 16 (10.39%) XenApp
4 14 (9.09%) vCloud
5 10 (6.49%) Active Directory
6 6 (3.90%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.95%) Firmware
8 1 (0.65%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 7 (4.55%) Windows Intune
2 3 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.95%) logstash
2 3 (1.95%) Icinga
2 3 (1.95%) Netcool
2 3 (1.95%) Nagios
2 3 (1.95%) Cacti
2 3 (1.95%) Puppet
Vendors
1 76 (49.35%) Cisco
2 66 (42.86%) VMware
3 45 (29.22%) HP
4 33 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 32 (20.78%) Juniper
6 25 (16.23%) IBM
7 24 (15.58%) F5
8 23 (14.94%) CheckPoint
9 21 (13.64%) Oracle
10 17 (11.04%) Avaya
10 17 (11.04%) 3PAR
11 16 (10.39%) Citrix
12 8 (5.19%) NetApp
13 6 (3.90%) EMC
14 5 (3.25%) CA
15 3 (1.95%) Red Hat
15 3 (1.95%) Splunk
15 3 (1.95%) ServiceNow
16 2 (1.30%) PlateSpin
16 2 (1.30%) SolarWinds
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum £25,000 to £30,000 Negotiable + Bonu
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Capita
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Omnio Recruitment
Salary: 60000-75000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits suite
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus (10%) + Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago