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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 358 391 388
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -3
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 84 50 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.38% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.99% 6.08% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 72 41 45
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £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
1201 823 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.50% 3.83% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 981 713 632
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +14 35 £47,500 -17.39% 3
Hampshire +11 33 £52,500 -4.54% 3
Berkshire +13 13 £70,000 +100.00%
Oxfordshire - 8 £65,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire -3 6 £50,000 -
Kent - 3 £80,000 -
East Sussex - 2 - -
Sussex - 2 - -
West Sussex - 1 £55,000 -
Thames Valley - 1 £65,000 -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 96 (58.18%) PaaS
2 93 (56.36%) SaaS
3 90 (54.55%) Windows
4 72 (43.64%) VMware
5 67 (40.61%) Microsoft
6 59 (35.76%) Linux
7 53 (32.12%) VMware Infrastructure
8 50 (30.30%) ITIL
9 47 (28.48%) Windows Server 2008
10 40 (24.24%) Cisco
11 37 (22.42%) VPN
11 37 (22.42%) Firewall
11 37 (22.42%) Cloud Computing
11 37 (22.42%) Microsoft Azure
11 37 (22.42%) Windows Server 2012
12 33 (20.00%) Security Cleared
13 29 (17.58%) SAN
13 29 (17.58%) MS Excel
14 28 (16.97%) SharePoint
15 27 (16.36%) IIS
16 25 (15.15%) SQL
16 25 (15.15%) Active Directory
16 25 (15.15%) SCCM
17 24 (14.55%) Citrix
18 23 (13.94%) vCloud
19 22 (13.33%) Oracle
20 21 (12.73%) vSphere
20 21 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
21 20 (12.12%) BizTalk Server
21 20 (12.12%) MCSE

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 28 (16.97%) SharePoint
2 27 (16.36%) IIS
3 20 (12.12%) BizTalk Server
4 19 (11.52%) SharePoint 2013
5 16 (9.70%) MS Exchange
6 9 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (4.85%) SharePoint Server
7 8 (4.85%) Lync
8 5 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (2.42%) Oracle Service Bus
9 4 (2.42%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.61%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 29 (17.58%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.82%) Agresso
1 3 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 96 (58.18%) PaaS
2 93 (56.36%) SaaS
3 37 (22.42%) Cloud Computing
3 37 (22.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (12.12%) Office 365
5 8 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (22.42%) VPN
1 37 (22.42%) Firewall
2 29 (17.58%) SAN
3 17 (10.30%) DNS
3 17 (10.30%) LAN
4 16 (9.70%) MPLS
5 15 (9.09%) WAN
5 15 (9.09%) DHCP
6 14 (8.48%) NAS
7 13 (7.88%) IPsec
7 13 (7.88%) VoIP
8 12 (7.27%) TCP/IP
9 11 (6.67%) Internet
10 9 (5.45%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (5.45%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (4.85%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (4.24%) IP Telephony
13 6 (3.64%) Unified Communications
13 6 (3.64%) SNMP
14 5 (3.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.06%) MySQL
3 8 (4.85%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.64%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.42%) MS Access
6 4 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.61%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.42%) RSpec
2 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (6.06%) Finance
2 9 (5.45%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.64%) Retail
4 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.61%) Marketing
4 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.61%) Legal
4 1 (0.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (29.70%) Architect
2 29 (17.58%) Solutions Architect
3 22 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (12.12%) Consultant
5 18 (10.91%) Support Engineer
6 14 (8.48%) Server Engineer
7 13 (7.88%) Team Leader
8 12 (7.27%) Support Team Leader
8 12 (7.27%) Server Support Engineer
8 12 (7.27%) Server Support
9 10 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
10 9 (5.45%) Linux Engineer
11 8 (4.85%) Solutions Consultant
11 8 (4.85%) Pre Sales Engineer
11 8 (4.85%) Infrastructure Architect
11 8 (4.85%) Network Engineer
12 7 (4.24%) Technical Architect
12 7 (4.24%) Analyst
12 7 (4.24%) Cloud Architect
13 6 (3.64%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.06%) Web Services
2 7 (4.24%) SOAP
2 7 (4.24%) REST
3 6 (3.64%) LAMP
3 6 (3.64%) JSON
3 6 (3.64%) XML
4 5 (3.03%) SAML
5 2 (1.21%) .NET
6 1 (0.61%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.85%) Open Source
2 7 (4.24%) PKI
3 6 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.03%) Data Integration
4 5 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.82%) IPTV
5 3 (1.82%) Web 2.0
5 3 (1.82%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.21%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.21%) PMI
6 2 (1.21%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.21%) User Experience
7 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.61%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.61%) Tandem
7 1 (0.61%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (0.61%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 90 (54.55%) Windows
2 59 (35.76%) Linux
3 47 (28.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (22.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (11.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 12 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (5.45%) Windows 8
9 6 (3.64%) SUSE
9 6 (3.64%) Ubuntu
9 6 (3.64%) CentOS
10 3 (1.82%) UNIX
11 2 (1.21%) Solaris
12 1 (0.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (30.30%) ITIL
2 19 (11.52%) Change Management
2 19 (11.52%) Migration
3 18 (10.91%) Configuration Management
4 16 (9.70%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (9.09%) DevOps
6 13 (7.88%) Service Delivery
7 11 (6.67%) TOGAF
8 10 (6.06%) Zachman Framework
8 10 (6.06%) SOA
9 9 (5.45%) ERP
10 7 (4.24%) Data Modelling
10 7 (4.24%) PRINCE2
10 7 (4.24%) Project Management
10 7 (4.24%) Scrum
10 7 (4.24%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (4.24%) Change Control
10 7 (4.24%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (4.24%) Data Architecture
11 6 (3.64%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 25 (15.15%) SQL
2 13 (7.88%) Python
2 13 (7.88%) Ruby
2 13 (7.88%) Perl
3 7 (4.24%) Java
4 6 (3.64%) PHP
4 6 (3.64%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.42%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.82%) C
6 3 (1.82%) C++
7 2 (1.21%) C#
8 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (12.12%) MCSE
4 12 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (6.67%) MCSA
5 11 (6.67%) CCNP
6 10 (6.06%) MCP
6 10 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (6.06%) SC Cleared
7 9 (5.45%) Degree
8 8 (4.85%) CCIE
9 4 (2.42%) MCTS
9 4 (2.42%) MCITP
10 2 (1.21%) VTSP
10 2 (1.21%) ISEB
10 2 (1.21%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.61%) MBA
11 1 (0.61%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.85%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.82%) SLA
3 2 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 53 (32.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (15.15%) Active Directory
3 23 (13.94%) vCloud
4 21 (12.73%) vSphere
5 13 (7.88%) Hyper-V
5 13 (7.88%) UAG
6 12 (7.27%) XenApp
6 12 (7.27%) Terminal Server
7 5 (3.03%) ISA Server
7 5 (3.03%) Forefront TMG
7 5 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (2.42%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 25 (15.15%) SCCM
2 15 (9.09%) Puppet
3 13 (7.88%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (6.67%) SCOM
4 11 (6.67%) Nagios
5 6 (3.64%) ZABBIX
5 6 (3.64%) Zenoss
5 6 (3.64%) Vagrant
6 5 (3.03%) Windows Intune
7 4 (2.42%) SCOrch
7 4 (2.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (2.42%) SCSM
7 4 (2.42%) SCVMM
8 3 (1.82%) Foglight
8 3 (1.82%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (1.82%) Netcool
8 3 (1.82%) Cacti
8 3 (1.82%) logstash
8 3 (1.82%) Icinga
Vendors
1 72 (43.64%) VMware
2 67 (40.61%) Microsoft
3 40 (24.24%) Cisco
4 24 (14.55%) Citrix
5 22 (13.33%) Oracle
6 16 (9.70%) Red Hat
7 12 (7.27%) EMC
8 10 (6.06%) HP
9 9 (5.45%) SolarWinds
10 6 (3.64%) Juniper
11 4 (2.42%) CheckPoint
11 4 (2.42%) Veeam
11 4 (2.42%) F5
11 4 (2.42%) ServiceNow
12 3 (1.82%) Splunk
12 3 (1.82%) Remedy
12 3 (1.82%) AppSense
12 3 (1.82%) BMC
13 2 (1.21%) Rackspace
13 2 (1.21%) 3PAR
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