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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 234 223 222
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 8 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.038% 0.056%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.24% 1.71% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Average salary £75,000 £46,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.29% -31.11%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.36%
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
247 117 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.13% 2.21% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 203 94 97
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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
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 4 March 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 +1 6 £75,000 +56.25% 2
Wiltshire - 2 - - 1
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 11 (84.62%) SaaS
2 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (69.23%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 6 (46.15%) Law
4 6 (46.15%) PaaS
5 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
6 4 (30.77%) Hadoop
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (30.77%) SCCM
6 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (30.77%) WebCenter
6 4 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (30.77%) Puppet
6 4 (30.77%) VirtualBox
6 4 (30.77%) Open Source
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle Identity Management
6 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (30.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (30.77%) Vagrant
6 4 (30.77%) MCollective
6 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (30.77%) DevOps
6 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
6 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
6 4 (30.77%) Identity Management

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 4 (30.77%) Apache
1 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
2 2 (15.38%) Lync
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (84.62%) SaaS
2 6 (46.15%) PaaS
3 3 (23.08%) Office 365
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
1 2 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (15.38%) MPLS
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
1 2 (15.38%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Hadoop
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 6 (46.15%) Law
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Cloud Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Fusion
1 4 (30.77%) WebCenter
1 4 (30.77%) MCollective
1 4 (30.77%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
1 4 (30.77%) Open Source
1 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) PMI
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) UNIX
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (30.77%) DevOps
1 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
1 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
1 4 (30.77%) Identity Management
1 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
1 4 (30.77%) SOA
1 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) DoDAF
2 2 (15.38%) MODAF
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) Data Management
2 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
2 2 (15.38%) MOF
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Jython
1 4 (30.77%) Python
1 4 (30.77%) Perl
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) VCP4
2 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
2 2 (15.38%) MCSA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
3 4 (30.77%) VirtualBox
3 4 (30.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Identity Management
1 4 (30.77%) Vagrant
1 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (15.38%) SCOM
2 2 (15.38%) SCVMM
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Intune
2 2 (15.38%) SCOrch
2 2 (15.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (15.38%) SCSM
3 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) McAfee
5 2 (15.38%) F5
5 2 (15.38%) Symantec
5 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
5 2 (15.38%) HP
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Avon
SCC
Posted: 23 days ago