The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 182 221 -
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 55 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.94% 0.065% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.51% 1.87% -
Number of salaries quoted 34 3 0
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -18.18%
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 West region.

Cloud Services Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
379 214 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.49% 3.49% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 307 178 151
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

IaaS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

IaaS Salary Trend in the South West

IaaS
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IaaS across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

IaaS Salary Histogram in the South West

IaaS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Bristol - 49 £65,000 - 1
Wiltshire -9 3 £51,000 -24.44% 5
Somerset +12 2 £55,000 - 2
Dorset +10 1 - -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 55 (82.09%) SaaS
2 50 (74.63%) UNIX
3 48 (71.64%) Linux
4 44 (65.67%) VMware
5 42 (62.69%) Python
6 38 (56.72%) PaaS
7 32 (47.76%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (46.27%) Software Engineering
8 31 (46.27%) Java
9 30 (44.78%) VMware Infrastructure
10 27 (40.30%) Oracle
10 27 (40.30%) DevOps
11 26 (38.81%) Perl
11 26 (38.81%) Business Intelligence
11 26 (38.81%) Puppet
12 25 (37.31%) Open Source
12 25 (37.31%) Vagrant
13 21 (31.34%) Middleware
14 20 (29.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 20 (29.85%) Hadoop
14 20 (29.85%) Data Centre
15 19 (28.36%) Opscode Chef
15 19 (28.36%) Oracle Fusion
15 19 (28.36%) Computer Science
15 19 (28.36%) Configuration Management
15 19 (28.36%) Service Delivery
15 19 (28.36%) Web Services
16 18 (26.87%) SOA
16 18 (26.87%) Apache
16 18 (26.87%) Tomcat

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 18 (26.87%) Apache
1 18 (26.87%) Tomcat
2 14 (20.90%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.97%) Node.js
3 4 (5.97%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.99%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (2.99%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.99%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.49%) Lync
5 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 55 (82.09%) SaaS
2 38 (56.72%) PaaS
3 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (16.42%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (5.97%) Office 365
6 2 (2.99%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.99%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (2.99%) Heroku
6 2 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.99%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.91%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.96%) SSL
3 4 (5.97%) Internet
4 3 (4.48%) SAN
5 2 (2.99%) VPN
5 2 (2.99%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.99%) MPLS
5 2 (2.99%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.85%) Hadoop
2 18 (26.87%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (4.48%) Big Data
4 2 (2.99%) Couchbase
4 2 (2.99%) Redis
4 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (16.42%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.43%) Maven
3 7 (10.45%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.99%) Ant
4 2 (2.99%) Gradle
General
1 12 (17.91%) Telecoms
1 12 (17.91%) Law
2 3 (4.48%) Finance
3 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.99%) Retail
3 2 (2.99%) Marketing
3 2 (2.99%) Electronics
4 1 (1.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (43.28%) Software Engineer
2 22 (32.84%) Cloud Engineer
3 15 (22.39%) Principal Engineer
4 14 (20.90%) Principal Software Engineer
5 13 (19.40%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (11.94%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (10.45%) Architect
8 6 (8.96%) Operations Engineer
8 6 (8.96%) Platform Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) UI Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) UI Programmer
9 4 (5.97%) UI Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Software Manager
10 3 (4.48%) Senior Cloud Engineer
11 2 (2.99%) 3rd Line Technical Support
11 2 (2.99%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 2 (2.99%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.34%) Middleware
2 19 (28.36%) Web Services
2 19 (28.36%) Oracle Fusion
3 18 (26.87%) WebCenter
3 18 (26.87%) MCollective
4 14 (20.90%) REST
5 12 (17.91%) JMX
6 10 (14.93%) J2EE
7 8 (11.94%) Java EE
8 7 (10.45%) Sensu
9 6 (8.96%) RESTful
10 4 (5.97%) CSS
10 4 (5.97%) HTML
11 2 (2.99%) LAMP
11 2 (2.99%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (2.99%) Spring
11 2 (2.99%) Memcached
11 2 (2.99%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (2.99%) Ember.js
11 2 (2.99%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (29.85%) Data Centre
2 19 (28.36%) Computer Science
3 18 (26.87%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (16.42%) Management Information System
5 10 (14.93%) Digital Media
6 4 (5.97%) User Experience
7 2 (2.99%) DTV
7 2 (2.99%) Clustering
7 2 (2.99%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 50 (74.63%) UNIX
2 48 (71.64%) Linux
3 16 (23.88%) Windows
4 7 (10.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.76%) Continuous Integration
2 31 (46.27%) Software Engineering
3 27 (40.30%) DevOps
4 26 (38.81%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (37.31%) Open Source
6 19 (28.36%) Configuration Management
6 19 (28.36%) Service Delivery
7 18 (26.87%) Identity Management
7 18 (26.87%) SOA
7 18 (26.87%) Capacity Planning
7 18 (26.87%) Root Cause Analysis
7 18 (26.87%) Performance Tuning
8 17 (25.37%) Mentoring
9 13 (19.40%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (19.40%) Data Management
10 12 (17.91%) OO
11 7 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (8.96%) Dependency Management
13 4 (5.97%) TOGAF
14 2 (2.99%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (62.69%) Python
2 31 (46.27%) Java
3 26 (38.81%) Perl
4 18 (26.87%) Jython
5 15 (22.39%) Clojure
6 13 (19.40%) C++
6 13 (19.40%) Scala
7 9 (13.43%) Groovy
8 7 (10.45%) Bourne shell
8 7 (10.45%) Bash Shell
9 4 (5.97%) Ruby
9 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
10 3 (4.48%) SQL
11 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.49%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) MCSA
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.99%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (44.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (29.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 18 (26.87%) VirtualBox
4 4 (5.97%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (38.81%) Puppet
2 25 (37.31%) Vagrant
3 19 (28.36%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (26.87%) Oracle Identity Management
5 10 (14.93%) Ansible
6 7 (10.45%) ZABBIX
6 7 (10.45%) Nagios
7 2 (2.99%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (65.67%) VMware
2 27 (40.30%) Oracle
3 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.99%) EMC
4 2 (2.99%) Symantec
4 2 (2.99%) McAfee
4 2 (2.99%) SAP
4 2 (2.99%) Cisco
4 2 (2.99%) Google
4 2 (2.99%) Rackspace
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Up to £25,000 dependent on experience + Pension
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