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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 368 405 394
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -11
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 73 28 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.13% 0.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.74% 3.33% 6.81%
Number of salaries quoted 48 25 59
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £48,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
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
1272 842 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.93% 3.98% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1068 703 780
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

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 29 December 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 29 December 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
Hampshire -14 26 £65,000 +18.18% 4
Surrey +14 24 £43,750 -12.50% 6
East Sussex - 23 £47,500 -
Berkshire +6 4 £65,000 +26.82%
Oxfordshire - 3 £67,500 -
Kent - 1 £57,500 -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 81 (53.64%) SaaS
2 80 (52.98%) PaaS
3 64 (42.38%) Windows
4 59 (39.07%) Cisco
5 55 (36.42%) VMware
6 54 (35.76%) Firewall
7 53 (35.10%) Microsoft
7 53 (35.10%) VPN
8 48 (31.79%) VMware Infrastructure
9 47 (31.13%) Migration
10 40 (26.49%) ITIL
10 40 (26.49%) Linux
11 37 (24.50%) MPLS
12 35 (23.18%) LAN
12 35 (23.18%) WAN
13 31 (20.53%) Cloud Computing
14 30 (19.87%) Windows Server 2008
14 30 (19.87%) Cisco Certification
15 29 (19.21%) Windows Server 2012
16 28 (18.54%) HP
16 28 (18.54%) Microsoft Azure
17 27 (17.88%) Agile Software Development
17 27 (17.88%) SAN
17 27 (17.88%) MS Excel
18 26 (17.22%) Degree
18 26 (17.22%) Unified Communications
19 25 (16.56%) SQL
20 23 (15.23%) IIS
20 23 (15.23%) Cisco ASA
21 22 (14.57%) TCP/IP

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 23 (15.23%) IIS
2 21 (13.91%) SharePoint
3 20 (13.25%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (8.61%) SharePoint Server
5 12 (7.95%) Lync
6 9 (5.96%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (4.64%) MS Exchange
8 5 (3.31%) Tomcat
9 4 (2.65%) Oracle Service Bus
9 4 (2.65%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 27 (17.88%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Agresso
1 1 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 81 (53.64%) SaaS
2 80 (52.98%) PaaS
3 31 (20.53%) Cloud Computing
4 28 (18.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 17 (11.26%) Office 365
6 2 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (35.76%) Firewall
2 53 (35.10%) VPN
3 37 (24.50%) MPLS
4 35 (23.18%) LAN
4 35 (23.18%) WAN
5 27 (17.88%) SAN
6 26 (17.22%) Unified Communications
7 23 (15.23%) Cisco ASA
8 22 (14.57%) TCP/IP
9 21 (13.91%) VoIP
10 17 (11.26%) SSL
11 16 (10.60%) HSRP
11 16 (10.60%) Network Security
11 16 (10.60%) OSPF
11 16 (10.60%) BGP
11 16 (10.60%) EIGRP
12 14 (9.27%) RIP
12 14 (9.27%) IP Telephony
12 14 (9.27%) VLAN
12 14 (9.27%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.96%) MongoDB
2 8 (5.30%) MySQL
2 8 (5.30%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.30%) DB2
3 3 (1.99%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.32%) MS Access
4 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.66%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.65%) RSpec
General
1 5 (3.31%) Finance
2 4 (2.65%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.99%) Retail
4 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.66%) Automotive
4 1 (0.66%) Legal
4 1 (0.66%) Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (35.10%) Architect
2 29 (19.21%) Solutions Architect
3 20 (13.25%) Network Engineer
4 18 (11.92%) Support Engineer
4 18 (11.92%) Senior Network Engineer
5 13 (8.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (8.61%) Consultant
6 9 (5.96%) Infrastructure Architect
6 9 (5.96%) Cloud Engineer
7 8 (5.30%) Server Engineer
7 8 (5.30%) Team Leader
7 8 (5.30%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (5.30%) Server Support
7 8 (5.30%) Engineering Manager
7 8 (5.30%) Technical Manager
7 8 (5.30%) Support Team Leader
7 8 (5.30%) Server Support Engineer
7 8 (5.30%) Pre Sales Engineer
8 7 (4.64%) Microsoft Consultant
8 7 (4.64%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.96%) SOAP
1 9 (5.96%) REST
2 8 (5.30%) JSON
3 7 (4.64%) LAMP
3 7 (4.64%) Web Services
3 7 (4.64%) XML
4 4 (2.65%) SAML
5 2 (1.32%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.27%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.96%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.30%) iSeries
4 7 (4.64%) Data Integration
5 6 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.65%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.65%) Open Source
7 2 (1.32%) PMI
7 2 (1.32%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.66%) Tandem
8 1 (0.66%) PKI
8 1 (0.66%) IPTV
8 1 (0.66%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.66%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 64 (42.38%) Windows
2 40 (26.49%) Linux
3 30 (19.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (19.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (7.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (7.28%) Windows 7
6 8 (5.30%) VMS
6 8 (5.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (4.64%) CentOS
8 6 (3.97%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.99%) SUSE
9 3 (1.99%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.32%) Solaris
11 1 (0.66%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (31.13%) Migration
2 40 (26.49%) ITIL
3 27 (17.88%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (13.91%) Service Delivery
5 16 (10.60%) TOGAF
6 15 (9.93%) DevOps
7 14 (9.27%) Security Architecture
7 14 (9.27%) Vulnerability Management
7 14 (9.27%) WAN Optimisation
7 14 (9.27%) Penetration Testing
7 14 (9.27%) Zachman Framework
8 13 (8.61%) Network Architecture
8 13 (8.61%) Mentoring
9 12 (7.95%) Change Management
10 11 (7.28%) Scrum
11 10 (6.62%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (6.62%) Data Architecture
11 10 (6.62%) ERP
11 10 (6.62%) SOA
11 10 (6.62%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.56%) SQL
2 11 (7.28%) Perl
3 10 (6.62%) Ruby
4 8 (5.30%) Python
5 5 (3.31%) Java
5 5 (3.31%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.65%) C
6 4 (2.65%) C++
7 3 (1.99%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.99%) PHP
8 2 (1.32%) C#
Qualifications
1 30 (19.87%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (17.22%) Degree
3 22 (14.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (13.25%) CCNP
4 20 (13.25%) MCSE
4 20 (13.25%) Security Cleared
5 19 (12.58%) CCIE
6 16 (10.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (5.96%) CCNA
8 6 (3.97%) MCSA
9 5 (3.31%) MCTS
10 4 (2.65%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.99%) VTSP
12 2 (1.32%) MCITP
12 2 (1.32%) ISEB
12 2 (1.32%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.66%) MCP
13 1 (0.66%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.65%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.66%) SLA
2 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 48 (31.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (13.91%) vSphere
3 18 (11.92%) vCloud
4 16 (10.60%) Active Directory
5 13 (8.61%) Terminal Server
5 13 (8.61%) XenApp
6 11 (7.28%) Hyper-V
7 5 (3.31%) Forefront TMG
7 5 (3.31%) UAG
8 4 (2.65%) ISA Server
8 4 (2.65%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.66%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (8.61%) Puppet
2 12 (7.95%) SCCM
3 11 (7.28%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (6.62%) Windows Intune
5 9 (5.96%) Nagios
6 8 (5.30%) SCOM
7 4 (2.65%) SCVMM
7 4 (2.65%) Cacti
7 4 (2.65%) Netcool
7 4 (2.65%) SCOrch
7 4 (2.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (2.65%) SCSM
7 4 (2.65%) logstash
7 4 (2.65%) Icinga
8 3 (1.99%) Vagrant
8 3 (1.99%) Zenoss
8 3 (1.99%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.66%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 59 (39.07%) Cisco
2 55 (36.42%) VMware
3 53 (35.10%) Microsoft
4 28 (18.54%) HP
5 21 (13.91%) Juniper
5 21 (13.91%) Oracle
6 16 (10.60%) CheckPoint
6 16 (10.60%) Citrix
6 16 (10.60%) F5
7 11 (7.28%) IBM
8 8 (5.30%) EMC
8 8 (5.30%) Avaya
8 8 (5.30%) Red Hat
8 8 (5.30%) 3PAR
9 6 (3.97%) SolarWinds
10 5 (3.31%) ServiceNow
11 4 (2.65%) Splunk
12 3 (1.99%) NetApp
13 1 (0.66%) Remedy
13 1 (0.66%) Brocade
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