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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 93 92 87
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.084% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.79% 3.51% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £43,500 £36,000 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -36.28%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -10.90%
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
126 57 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 10.59% 5.64% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 112 53 26
Average salary £43,250 £36,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.13% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £33,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £56,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -3.37%

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 5 May 2015. 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
Monmouthshire - 1 £43,500 -
IaaS
Wales

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) McAfee
3 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) SCCM
3 3 (60.00%) SCOM
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (60.00%) WSUS
3 3 (60.00%) Welsh Language
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (60.00%) Line Management
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) PaaS
4 2 (40.00%) NUnit
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) NUnit
2 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (20.00%) MSTest
2 1 (20.00%) Moq
2 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (60.00%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) SignalR
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (20.00%) WinForms
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (60.00%) Line Management
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) OOD
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) WSUS
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
1 3 (60.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) McAfee
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds