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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 342 358 406
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +48
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 101 90 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.40% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.74% 6.63% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 73 65 35
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -18.18%
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
1760 1357 1022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 8.47% 5.99% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1357 1076 889
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 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 July 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
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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 +16 34 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Surrey +23 31 £52,500 +31.25% 4
Berkshire +4 25 £67,500 +22.72% 4
East Sussex - 5 £41,250 -
West Sussex -10 4 £45,000 +5.88%
Kent 0 1 £55,000 +29.41% 1
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 105 (61.40%) PaaS
2 103 (60.23%) VMware
3 77 (45.03%) SaaS
4 71 (41.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 64 (37.43%) Cisco
6 60 (35.09%) Data Centre
7 58 (33.92%) WAN
7 58 (33.92%) Windows
8 57 (33.33%) LAN
9 55 (32.16%) Cloud Computing
10 54 (31.58%) Firewall
11 45 (26.32%) ITIL
12 43 (25.15%) Degree
13 42 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
13 42 (24.56%) VPN
14 41 (23.98%) HP
15 39 (22.81%) Cisco Certification
16 38 (22.22%) MPLS
16 38 (22.22%) SQL
17 37 (21.64%) Linux
18 33 (19.30%) Microsoft
18 33 (19.30%) VoIP
19 31 (18.13%) MS Excel
19 31 (18.13%) Unified Communications
20 29 (16.96%) MCSE
20 29 (16.96%) Microsoft Certification
20 29 (16.96%) Active Directory
21 27 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 26 (15.20%) Service Delivery
22 26 (15.20%) Migration

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 18 (10.53%) IIS
2 11 (6.43%) MS Exchange
3 10 (5.85%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.68%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (4.09%) Apache
6 5 (2.92%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.17%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.17%) Lync
9 2 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.17%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.58%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (18.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.17%) MS Office
3 1 (0.58%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 105 (61.40%) PaaS
2 77 (45.03%) SaaS
3 55 (32.16%) Cloud Computing
4 22 (12.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (4.68%) Heroku
6 8 (4.68%) Office 365
7 4 (2.34%) Google Apps
8 3 (1.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (1.17%) IBM PureFlex
10 1 (0.58%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.58%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.58%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 58 (33.92%) WAN
2 57 (33.33%) LAN
3 54 (31.58%) Firewall
4 42 (24.56%) VPN
5 38 (22.22%) MPLS
6 33 (19.30%) VoIP
7 31 (18.13%) Unified Communications
8 23 (13.45%) TCP/IP
9 21 (12.28%) SAN
10 20 (11.70%) Network Security
11 17 (9.94%) DNS
12 15 (8.77%) Cisco ASA
13 14 (8.19%) Internet
13 14 (8.19%) Extranet
14 13 (7.60%) SSL
14 13 (7.60%) OSPF
14 13 (7.60%) BGP
14 13 (7.60%) VLAN
15 12 (7.02%) VPLS
15 12 (7.02%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.43%) DB2
3 8 (4.68%) MySQL
4 7 (4.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (4.09%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.75%) Oracle Exadata
5 3 (1.75%) Big Data
6 2 (1.17%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.58%) MS Access
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.58%) ReSharper
2 1 (0.58%) Fiddler
General
1 16 (9.36%) Telecoms
2 12 (7.02%) Finance
3 8 (4.68%) Marketing
4 6 (3.51%) Back Office
5 4 (2.34%) Publishing
6 2 (1.17%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.58%) Games
7 1 (0.58%) Retail
7 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.58%) Electronics
7 1 (0.58%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 44 (25.73%) Architect
2 29 (16.96%) Consultant
3 22 (12.87%) Cloud Architect
4 16 (9.36%) Cloud Consultant
5 15 (8.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (8.77%) Technical Manager
6 14 (8.19%) Network Engineer
6 14 (8.19%) Support Engineer
6 14 (8.19%) Solutions Architect
7 13 (7.60%) Technical Support
7 13 (7.60%) Technical Support Engineer
7 13 (7.60%) Technical Engineer
7 13 (7.60%) Pre Sales Engineer
8 12 (7.02%) Senior Network Engineer
9 11 (6.43%) Engineering Manager
9 11 (6.43%) Infrastructure Manager
9 11 (6.43%) Cloud Engineer
10 9 (5.26%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 7 (4.09%) Infrastructure Architect
11 7 (4.09%) Cloud Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.26%) REST
2 8 (4.68%) XML
3 7 (4.09%) JSON
3 7 (4.09%) SOAP
3 7 (4.09%) Web Services
4 6 (3.51%) Memcached
4 6 (3.51%) Esper
5 3 (1.75%) .NET
6 2 (1.17%) SAML
6 2 (1.17%) HTML
7 1 (0.58%) Windows Identity Foundation
7 1 (0.58%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.58%) LAMP
7 1 (0.58%) WCF
7 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.58%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 60 (35.09%) Data Centre
2 20 (11.70%) Computer Science
3 17 (9.94%) Management Information System
4 14 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (6.43%) BYOD
5 11 (6.43%) iSeries
6 7 (4.09%) Client/Server
6 7 (4.09%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (3.51%) Data Integration
7 6 (3.51%) Statistics
8 5 (2.92%) HP Storage
9 4 (2.34%) Digital Media
9 4 (2.34%) EMC VNX
10 3 (1.75%) Oracle Exalytics
10 3 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.75%) Oracle Exalogic
11 2 (1.17%) Replication
11 2 (1.17%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.17%) Private Cloud
11 2 (1.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 58 (33.92%) Windows
2 37 (21.64%) Linux
3 26 (15.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (7.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (6.43%) VMS
6 4 (2.34%) CentOS
6 4 (2.34%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.75%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.17%) UNIX
9 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (26.32%) ITIL
2 42 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (15.20%) Migration
3 26 (15.20%) Service Delivery
4 20 (11.70%) PRINCE2
5 17 (9.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (9.36%) Change Control
6 16 (9.36%) DevOps
6 16 (9.36%) Mentoring
7 14 (8.19%) Security Architecture
7 14 (8.19%) Project Management
8 13 (7.60%) Penetration Testing
9 12 (7.02%) Network Architecture
9 12 (7.02%) Product Management
9 12 (7.02%) Network Monitoring
9 12 (7.02%) Vulnerability Management
9 12 (7.02%) WAN Optimisation
9 12 (7.02%) Converged Infrastructure
10 10 (5.85%) Configuration Management
10 10 (5.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 38 (22.22%) SQL
2 12 (7.02%) Python
3 9 (5.26%) Perl
4 6 (3.51%) PHP
4 6 (3.51%) PowerShell
5 5 (2.92%) Ruby
6 4 (2.34%) Java
7 3 (1.75%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.17%) C#
8 2 (1.17%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.17%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.58%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.58%) C
9 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.58%) C++
Qualifications
1 43 (25.15%) Degree
2 39 (22.81%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (16.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (16.96%) MCSE
4 27 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 24 (14.04%) CCNA
6 18 (10.53%) CCNP
7 15 (8.77%) Security Cleared
8 14 (8.19%) CCIE
9 9 (5.26%) VCP5
10 5 (2.92%) HP ASE
10 5 (2.92%) SC Cleared
10 5 (2.92%) Check Point Certification
11 4 (2.34%) MCP
11 4 (2.34%) MCSA
11 4 (2.34%) CCA
11 4 (2.34%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (1.75%) EMC Certification
13 1 (0.58%) SSCP
13 1 (0.58%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (5.26%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.75%) SLA
3 3 (1.75%) QA
4 2 (1.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 71 (41.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (16.96%) Active Directory
3 16 (9.36%) vSphere
4 15 (8.77%) Hyper-V
5 13 (7.60%) XenApp
5 13 (7.60%) Terminal Server
6 12 (7.02%) vCloud
7 5 (2.92%) UAG
8 3 (1.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.17%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.17%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.09%) Puppet
2 7 (4.09%) logstash
2 7 (4.09%) Nagios
2 7 (4.09%) SCCM
2 7 (4.09%) Cacti
3 6 (3.51%) Ganglia
3 6 (3.51%) ZABBIX
3 6 (3.51%) Salt
3 6 (3.51%) Graphite
3 6 (3.51%) collectd
4 3 (1.75%) SCOM
5 1 (0.58%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.58%) Netcool
5 1 (0.58%) Icinga
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Intune
5 1 (0.58%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.58%) SCSM
5 1 (0.58%) vMotion
Vendors
1 103 (60.23%) VMware
2 64 (37.43%) Cisco
3 41 (23.98%) HP
4 33 (19.30%) Microsoft
5 23 (13.45%) EMC
6 20 (11.70%) Citrix
6 20 (11.70%) 3PAR
7 18 (10.53%) F5
8 17 (9.94%) CheckPoint
9 13 (7.60%) IBM
9 13 (7.60%) Oracle
9 13 (7.60%) Juniper
10 11 (6.43%) Avaya
11 9 (5.26%) NetApp
12 8 (4.68%) Aruba
13 4 (2.34%) Cloudera
13 4 (2.34%) Red Hat
13 4 (2.34%) Google
14 3 (1.75%) Splunk
15 2 (1.17%) ServiceNow
Hampshire
Yoh
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Coeo
Salary: Up to £61,000 inc. car allowance, discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Godalming, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Car All & Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Centric Resource
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum £50,000 - £70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum £22,000 to £27,000 Negotiable + Bonu
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £52,000 per annum £50,000 to £52,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
West Malling
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes
Enorth Staffing
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Woking
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago