The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 365 391 426
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +35
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 84 44 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.20% 0.091%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.22% 5.14% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 60 36 17
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £35,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +37.50%
Cloud Services Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1164 856 649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.14% 3.89% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 923 749 573
Average salary £47,500 £49,375 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.79% +9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
IaaS
England

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 July 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 July 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
Berkshire +18 29 £55,000 +57.14% 5
Surrey +9 23 £40,000 -29.20% 3
Hampshire -11 19 £45,000 -10.00% 2
West Sussex - 12 £42,500 -
Kent -3 5 £42,500 -22.72%
Thames Valley - 2 £60,000 -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 83 (59.71%) PaaS
2 80 (57.55%) SaaS
3 75 (53.96%) VMware
4 69 (49.64%) Windows
5 56 (40.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 55 (39.57%) Linux
7 51 (36.69%) Microsoft
8 49 (35.25%) Cloud Computing
9 40 (28.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 37 (26.62%) Security Cleared
10 37 (26.62%) ITIL
11 33 (23.74%) Microsoft Azure
12 30 (21.58%) Cisco
13 29 (20.86%) Windows Server 2012
14 26 (18.71%) DevOps
15 25 (17.99%) MS Excel
16 24 (17.27%) EMC
17 22 (15.83%) SharePoint
18 21 (15.11%) SCCM
18 21 (15.11%) Ruby
19 20 (14.39%) Active Directory
19 20 (14.39%) Python
19 20 (14.39%) SQL
19 20 (14.39%) IIS
20 19 (13.67%) Citrix
21 18 (12.95%) VPN
21 18 (12.95%) vSphere
22 17 (12.23%) DNS
22 17 (12.23%) Configuration Management
22 17 (12.23%) Opscode Chef

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 22 (15.83%) SharePoint
2 20 (14.39%) IIS
3 16 (11.51%) SharePoint 2013
4 14 (10.07%) MS Exchange
5 13 (9.35%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (5.04%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (2.88%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.88%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (2.88%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (2.16%) Lync
10 1 (0.72%) Apache
Applications
1 25 (17.99%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.16%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (2.16%) Agresso
2 2 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 83 (59.71%) PaaS
2 80 (57.55%) SaaS
3 49 (35.25%) Cloud Computing
4 33 (23.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (10.07%) Office 365
6 9 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (4.32%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.95%) VPN
2 17 (12.23%) DNS
3 16 (11.51%) SAN
4 14 (10.07%) Firewall
4 14 (10.07%) DHCP
5 11 (7.91%) Internet
6 10 (7.19%) LAN
7 9 (6.47%) WAN
7 9 (6.47%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (5.76%) VoIP
9 7 (5.04%) SNMP
9 7 (5.04%) MPLS
10 6 (4.32%) IP Telephony
11 5 (3.60%) NAS
11 5 (3.60%) TCP/IP
12 4 (2.88%) Kerberos
13 3 (2.16%) Network Security
13 3 (2.16%) PBX
13 3 (2.16%) IPsec
13 3 (2.16%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.35%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.91%) MongoDB
3 10 (7.19%) MySQL
4 8 (5.76%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.60%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.88%) MS Access
6 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.88%) RSpec
2 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (9.35%) Telecoms
2 10 (7.19%) Finance
3 7 (5.04%) Retail
4 6 (4.32%) Marketing
5 3 (2.16%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.44%) Electronics
6 2 (1.44%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.44%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.72%) Banking
7 1 (0.72%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 42 (30.22%) Architect
2 17 (12.23%) Cloud Architect
3 16 (11.51%) Consultant
4 15 (10.79%) Solutions Architect
4 15 (10.79%) Support Engineer
5 14 (10.07%) Cloud Engineer
6 13 (9.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (8.63%) Pre Sales Engineer
8 10 (7.19%) Analyst
8 10 (7.19%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (6.47%) Server Engineer
9 9 (6.47%) Server Support
10 8 (5.76%) Solutions Consultant
10 8 (5.76%) Team Leader
10 8 (5.76%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 7 (5.04%) Server Support Engineer
11 7 (5.04%) Support Team Leader
12 6 (4.32%) Support Analyst
12 6 (4.32%) Operations Analyst
13 5 (3.60%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.19%) Web Services
2 4 (2.88%) SAML
2 4 (2.88%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (2.16%) WCF
3 3 (2.16%) .NET
3 3 (2.16%) SOAP
3 3 (2.16%) LAMP
3 3 (2.16%) REST
4 1 (0.72%) Silverlight
4 1 (0.72%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.47%) Open Source
2 7 (5.04%) PKI
3 5 (3.60%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.88%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.16%) IPTV
5 3 (2.16%) W3C
6 2 (1.44%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.44%) DTV
6 2 (1.44%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.44%) Streaming Video
6 2 (1.44%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.44%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.72%) Tandem
7 1 (0.72%) Physics
7 1 (0.72%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.72%) GIS
7 1 (0.72%) Replication
7 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 69 (49.64%) Windows
2 55 (39.57%) Linux
3 40 (28.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (20.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (10.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (6.47%) Windows 7
7 8 (5.76%) Windows 8
8 7 (5.04%) Ubuntu
8 7 (5.04%) SUSE
8 7 (5.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.16%) UNIX
10 2 (1.44%) CentOS
10 2 (1.44%) Android
11 1 (0.72%) AIX
11 1 (0.72%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (26.62%) ITIL
2 26 (18.71%) DevOps
3 17 (12.23%) Configuration Management
4 12 (8.63%) Change Management
5 10 (7.19%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (7.19%) Service Delivery
6 8 (5.76%) Problem Management
7 7 (5.04%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (5.04%) Change Control
8 6 (4.32%) SOA
8 6 (4.32%) ERP
9 5 (3.60%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (3.60%) Business Development
9 5 (3.60%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (3.60%) Product Management
9 5 (3.60%) CRM
9 5 (3.60%) Migration
9 5 (3.60%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (3.60%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (2.88%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.11%) Ruby
2 20 (14.39%) Python
2 20 (14.39%) SQL
3 16 (11.51%) Perl
4 7 (5.04%) Bash Shell
4 7 (5.04%) PHP
4 7 (5.04%) Java
5 3 (2.16%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.44%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.44%) C
6 2 (1.44%) C#
6 2 (1.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 37 (26.62%) Security Cleared
2 15 (10.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 14 (10.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (9.35%) MCSE
5 10 (7.19%) MCSA
5 10 (7.19%) MCP
6 9 (6.47%) SC Cleared
7 8 (5.76%) Degree
8 4 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.88%) MCITP
9 3 (2.16%) MCTS
9 3 (2.16%) CCNP
10 1 (0.72%) CCNA
10 1 (0.72%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.04%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.16%) QA
3 2 (1.44%) SLA
4 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.72%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 56 (40.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (14.39%) Active Directory
3 18 (12.95%) vSphere
4 14 (10.07%) vCloud
5 12 (8.63%) UAG
6 9 (6.47%) Hyper-V
7 7 (5.04%) XenApp
7 7 (5.04%) Terminal Server
8 4 (2.88%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (2.88%) ISA Server
8 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.72%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (15.11%) SCCM
2 17 (12.23%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (12.23%) Puppet
3 13 (9.35%) Nagios
4 7 (5.04%) Zenoss
4 7 (5.04%) ZABBIX
4 7 (5.04%) Vagrant
5 6 (4.32%) SCOM
6 5 (3.60%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (2.16%) Cacti
7 3 (2.16%) Foglight
7 3 (2.16%) Netcool
7 3 (2.16%) AppManager
7 3 (2.16%) SCOrch
8 2 (1.44%) logstash
Vendors
1 75 (53.96%) VMware
2 51 (36.69%) Microsoft
3 30 (21.58%) Cisco
4 24 (17.27%) EMC
5 19 (13.67%) Citrix
6 16 (11.51%) Red Hat
6 16 (11.51%) Oracle
7 7 (5.04%) SolarWinds
8 6 (4.32%) HP
9 5 (3.60%) Veeam
10 4 (2.88%) Juniper
10 4 (2.88%) BMC
11 3 (2.16%) AppSense
11 3 (2.16%) Brocade
11 3 (2.16%) SAP
11 3 (2.16%) NetIQ
11 3 (2.16%) Remedy
11 3 (2.16%) Rackspace
11 3 (2.16%) 3PAR
11 3 (2.16%) ServiceNow
Guildford, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + + additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40,000 to £45,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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