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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 369 373 412
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +39
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 71 53 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.38% 6.32% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 57 44 33
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £60,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £56,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +24.44%
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
1112 839 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.05% 3.97% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 877 746 596
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +12 29 £52,500 -8.69% 4
Hampshire -8 18 £62,500 +13.63% 7
Berkshire +8 15 £70,000 +100.00% 3
Oxfordshire - 7 £65,000 -
Buckinghamshire +4 3 - -
Kent - 2 £80,000 - 2
West Sussex - 2 £55,000 -
Thames Valley - 2 £60,000 -
Sussex - 1 - -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 90 (57.69%) PaaS
2 87 (55.77%) SaaS
3 82 (52.56%) Windows
4 72 (46.15%) VMware
5 64 (41.03%) Microsoft
6 54 (34.62%) Linux
7 53 (33.97%) VMware Infrastructure
8 48 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 43 (27.56%) ITIL
10 41 (26.28%) Cloud Computing
11 36 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
12 34 (21.79%) Microsoft Azure
13 33 (21.15%) Cisco
14 31 (19.87%) Security Cleared
15 29 (18.59%) VPN
15 29 (18.59%) MS Excel
16 27 (17.31%) Firewall
17 26 (16.67%) SharePoint
18 25 (16.03%) Citrix
18 25 (16.03%) SQL
18 25 (16.03%) IIS
19 23 (14.74%) Oracle
19 23 (14.74%) SCCM
20 22 (14.10%) Active Directory
21 21 (13.46%) SAN
22 20 (12.82%) BizTalk Server
22 20 (12.82%) SharePoint 2013
23 19 (12.18%) Office 365
23 19 (12.18%) Change Management
24 18 (11.54%) Configuration Management

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 26 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 25 (16.03%) IIS
3 20 (12.82%) BizTalk Server
3 20 (12.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 15 (9.62%) MS Exchange
5 9 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (4.49%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (3.85%) Lync
8 4 (2.56%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.92%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.64%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 29 (18.59%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.92%) Agresso
1 3 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 90 (57.69%) PaaS
2 87 (55.77%) SaaS
3 41 (26.28%) Cloud Computing
4 34 (21.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (12.18%) Office 365
6 8 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (18.59%) VPN
2 27 (17.31%) Firewall
3 21 (13.46%) SAN
4 17 (10.90%) DNS
5 15 (9.62%) LAN
5 15 (9.62%) DHCP
6 13 (8.33%) VoIP
6 13 (8.33%) WAN
7 12 (7.69%) MPLS
8 10 (6.41%) Internet
9 9 (5.77%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (5.13%) SNMP
10 8 (5.13%) NAS
11 7 (4.49%) IPsec
11 7 (4.49%) TCP/IP
12 6 (3.85%) Kerberos
12 6 (3.85%) IP Telephony
13 4 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
14 3 (1.92%) Unified Communications
14 3 (1.92%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.69%) MySQL
3 8 (5.13%) Oracle Database
3 8 (5.13%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.21%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.56%) MS Access
5 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.56%) RSpec
2 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (6.41%) Telecoms
1 10 (6.41%) Finance
2 8 (5.13%) Retail
3 2 (1.28%) Multimedia
3 2 (1.28%) Marketing
4 1 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.64%) Local Government
4 1 (0.64%) Legal
4 1 (0.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (28.85%) Architect
2 25 (16.03%) Solutions Architect
3 20 (12.82%) Support Engineer
4 18 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (10.90%) Consultant
6 14 (8.97%) Server Engineer
7 13 (8.33%) Team Leader
7 13 (8.33%) Server Support
8 12 (7.69%) Support Team Leader
8 12 (7.69%) Server Support Engineer
9 11 (7.05%) Linux Engineer
10 10 (6.41%) Cloud Architect
11 9 (5.77%) Analyst
12 8 (5.13%) Solutions Consultant
12 8 (5.13%) Pre Sales Engineer
13 6 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
13 6 (3.85%) Pre Sales Consultant
13 6 (3.85%) Technical Architect
13 6 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
14 5 (3.21%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.41%) Web Services
2 6 (3.85%) SOAP
2 6 (3.85%) SAML
2 6 (3.85%) LAMP
2 6 (3.85%) REST
3 5 (3.21%) JSON
3 5 (3.21%) XML
4 2 (1.28%) .NET
5 1 (0.64%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.13%) Open Source
2 7 (4.49%) PKI
3 6 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.21%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.56%) Data Integration
5 4 (2.56%) Web 2.0
5 4 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.92%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.92%) IPTV
7 2 (1.28%) Streaming Video
7 2 (1.28%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.28%) PMI
7 2 (1.28%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.28%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.28%) User Experience
8 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.64%) Replication
8 1 (0.64%) Tandem
8 1 (0.64%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.64%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 82 (52.56%) Windows
2 54 (34.62%) Linux
3 48 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 12 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (6.41%) Windows 8
9 8 (5.13%) SUSE
9 8 (5.13%) Ubuntu
10 4 (2.56%) UNIX
11 2 (1.28%) CentOS
11 2 (1.28%) Android
11 2 (1.28%) Solaris
12 1 (0.64%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (27.56%) ITIL
2 19 (12.18%) Change Management
3 18 (11.54%) Configuration Management
4 16 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (10.26%) DevOps
5 14 (8.97%) Service Delivery
5 14 (8.97%) Migration
6 10 (6.41%) SOA
7 9 (5.77%) ERP
8 8 (5.13%) Project Management
8 8 (5.13%) Zachman Framework
8 8 (5.13%) TOGAF
8 8 (5.13%) Problem Management
9 7 (4.49%) Data Modelling
9 7 (4.49%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (4.49%) Change Control
10 6 (3.85%) Data Architecture
10 6 (3.85%) Dependency Management
10 6 (3.85%) Scrum
11 5 (3.21%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.03%) SQL
2 15 (9.62%) Python
2 15 (9.62%) Ruby
2 15 (9.62%) Perl
3 8 (5.13%) PHP
3 8 (5.13%) Bash Shell
4 7 (4.49%) Java
5 3 (1.92%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.28%) C
6 2 (1.28%) C#
6 2 (1.28%) C++
7 1 (0.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (19.87%) Security Cleared
2 17 (10.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (10.26%) MCSE
4 10 (6.41%) MCSA
4 10 (6.41%) MCP
4 10 (6.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (5.77%) SC Cleared
6 8 (5.13%) Degree
7 7 (4.49%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (3.85%) CCNP
9 4 (2.56%) MCITP
10 3 (1.92%) MCTS
10 3 (1.92%) CCIE
11 2 (1.28%) ISEB
11 2 (1.28%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.64%) MBA
12 1 (0.64%) CCNA
12 1 (0.64%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.13%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.92%) SLA
3 2 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 53 (33.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (14.10%) Active Directory
3 17 (10.90%) vSphere
4 16 (10.26%) vCloud
5 14 (8.97%) UAG
5 14 (8.97%) Hyper-V
6 12 (7.69%) XenApp
6 12 (7.69%) Terminal Server
7 6 (3.85%) ISA Server
7 6 (3.85%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.64%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 23 (14.74%) SCCM
2 17 (10.90%) Puppet
3 15 (9.62%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (8.33%) Nagios
5 9 (5.77%) SCOM
6 8 (5.13%) ZABBIX
6 8 (5.13%) Zenoss
6 8 (5.13%) Vagrant
7 5 (3.21%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (1.92%) Netcool
8 3 (1.92%) Foglight
8 3 (1.92%) Cacti
8 3 (1.92%) Icinga
9 2 (1.28%) logstash
10 1 (0.64%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.64%) Windows Intune
10 1 (0.64%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.64%) SCSM
Vendors
1 72 (46.15%) VMware
2 64 (41.03%) Microsoft
3 33 (21.15%) Cisco
4 25 (16.03%) Citrix
5 23 (14.74%) Oracle
6 17 (10.90%) Red Hat
7 16 (10.26%) EMC
8 8 (5.13%) HP
9 6 (3.85%) SolarWinds
10 5 (3.21%) Veeam
11 4 (2.56%) ServiceNow
11 4 (2.56%) Juniper
12 3 (1.92%) BMC
12 3 (1.92%) AppSense
12 3 (1.92%) Remedy
12 3 (1.92%) 3PAR
12 3 (1.92%) Brocade
13 2 (1.28%) CheckPoint
13 2 (1.28%) F5
13 2 (1.28%) Splunk
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £45,000 to £50,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 20 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20,000 to £25,000 Negotiable + Bonu
Posted: 20 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Servicenow
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Stock & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum depending upon experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Hampshire
Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + + Bonus+ Car/ CA + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Eastleigh
Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago