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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 87 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 6 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.54% 1.20% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.11% 40.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 0
Average salary £36,000 £56,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £55,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-10.90% +35.80%
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
74 35 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.67% 3.00% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 68 35 6
Average salary £35,000 £56,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +1.81%
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

IaaS
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Torfaen - 4 £36,000 -
Cardiff -4 1 £37,000 -38.33% 1
Monmouthshire - 1 £42,500 -
IaaS
Wales

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) XML
1 11 (100.00%) OO
1 11 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 11 (100.00%) OOD
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
1 11 (100.00%) WinForms
1 11 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 11 (100.00%) WCF
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (100.00%) PaaS
1 11 (100.00%) HTML5
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 9 (81.82%) TDD
2 9 (81.82%) NUnit
2 9 (81.82%) Moq
2 9 (81.82%) MSTest
2 9 (81.82%) Product Management
3 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Umbraco
3 2 (18.18%) Android
3 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
3 2 (18.18%) SignalR
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile App

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (18.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (100.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) NUnit
1 9 (81.82%) Moq
1 9 (81.82%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (90.91%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) XML
1 11 (100.00%) WinForms
1 11 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 11 (100.00%) WCF
1 11 (100.00%) HTML5
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (18.18%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Android
1 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Phone
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) OO
1 11 (100.00%) OOD
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
2 9 (81.82%) TDD
2 9 (81.82%) Product Management
3 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (18.18%) Android Development
3 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft