The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 84 96 89
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 14 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.30% 0.086% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.58% 1.32% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 4
Median salary £36,500 £38,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.94% +18.75%
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +20.00%
IaaS
Wales

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 Wales region.

Cloud Services Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
96 76 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 8.91% 6.55% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 73 72 91
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £45,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing IaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

IaaS
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the South Wales region.

IaaS Salary Trend in South Wales

IaaS
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IaaS across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

IaaS Salary Histogram in South Wales

IaaS
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 12 £33,000 -
Newport - 2 £40,000 -
IaaS
Wales

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing IaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 22 (81.48%) PaaS
2 14 (51.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (51.85%) VMware
2 14 (51.85%) Linux
3 11 (40.74%) Finance
4 10 (37.04%) DevOps
5 9 (33.33%) Vyatta
5 9 (33.33%) Fintech
5 9 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (29.63%) SaaS
6 8 (29.63%) Ansible
6 8 (29.63%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (29.63%) Puppet
7 7 (25.93%) Firewall
7 7 (25.93%) Cisco
8 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 6 (22.22%) VPN
8 6 (22.22%) Degree
8 6 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (22.22%) Software Delivery
8 6 (22.22%) Cloud Native
9 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
9 5 (18.52%) vSphere
9 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
9 5 (18.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (18.52%) Unix
9 5 (18.52%) Windows
9 5 (18.52%) Java

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) nginx
2 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (81.48%) PaaS
2 14 (51.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (29.63%) SaaS
5 4 (14.81%) Bluemix
5 4 (14.81%) IBM Cloud
6 3 (11.11%) Office 365
7 1 (3.70%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Firewall
2 6 (22.22%) VPN
3 4 (14.81%) HTTP
3 4 (14.81%) Wireshark
4 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.70%) DHCP
5 1 (3.70%) DNS
5 1 (3.70%) Internet
5 1 (3.70%) LAN
5 1 (3.70%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (3.70%) VoIP
5 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) Moq
1 1 (3.70%) MSTest
1 1 (3.70%) NUnit
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
1 6 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Network Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Integration Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) LAMP
2 2 (7.41%) HTML
2 2 (7.41%) HTML5
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (3.70%) Node.js
3 1 (3.70%) WCF
3 1 (3.70%) WinForms
3 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Fintech
2 6 (22.22%) Cloud Native
2 6 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.70%) Blog
5 1 (3.70%) Cryptography
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Unix
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) DevOps
2 6 (22.22%) Software Delivery
3 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
3 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
4 4 (14.81%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (14.81%) Functional Programming
4 4 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (14.81%) Online Security
4 4 (14.81%) Open Source
5 3 (11.11%) Coaching
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (11.11%) Information Security
5 3 (11.11%) Microservices
5 3 (11.11%) Security Operations
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.41%) Information Assurance
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) Java
2 4 (14.81%) C
2 4 (14.81%) C++
2 4 (14.81%) Erlang
3 3 (11.11%) Perl
3 3 (11.11%) Python
3 3 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) Haskell
4 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) Lisp
4 1 (3.70%) PHP
4 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (14.81%) MCSE
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.41%) CISM
4 2 (7.41%) CISSP
4 2 (7.41%) RHCE
5 1 (3.70%) CCNA
5 1 (3.70%) CISA
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.70%) CRISC
5 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
2 5 (18.52%) vSphere
3 3 (11.11%) Docker
4 2 (7.41%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (7.41%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Ansible
1 8 (29.63%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (29.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) VMware
2 9 (33.33%) Vyatta
3 7 (25.93%) Cisco
4 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 4 (14.81%) AppDynamics
5 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
5 4 (14.81%) F5
5 4 (14.81%) Juniper
5 4 (14.81%) Splunk
6 2 (7.41%) Cloudera
7 1 (3.70%) Avaya
7 1 (3.70%) Citrix
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle