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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank - 85 82
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 0 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.46% 1.07%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 6.33% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 12
Average salary - £36,000 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+13.86% -8.18%
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
84 79 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.66% 7.25% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 66 74 33
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £54,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -35.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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