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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 239 225 218
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 4 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.061% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.98% 4.20% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 10
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +108.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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
202 143 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.09% 2.53% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 160 106 119
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £29,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%

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 25 November 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
Wiltshire - 4 £50,000 -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
3 3 (50.00%) SaaS
3 3 (50.00%) PaaS
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (33.33%) MOF
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) PMI
4 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
4 2 (33.33%) MCSE
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) Lync
4 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (33.33%) F5
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Intune
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) SCOrch

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) SaaS
1 3 (50.00%) PaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Security Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Information Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) PMI
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) MOF
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9000
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) SCOM
2 2 (33.33%) SCVMM
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Intune
2 2 (33.33%) SCOrch
2 2 (33.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (33.33%) SCSM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) F5
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
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