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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 242 227 220
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 3 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.048% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.39% 5.16% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 9
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +63.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £48,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
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
216 155 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.44% 2.66% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 175 115 119
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
Bristol -6 2 £53,750 +11.97% 1
Wiltshire - 1 £50,000 -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) SCCM
2 4 (57.14%) SaaS
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) MCSE
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) PMI
4 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) MOF
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (28.57%) Data Management
4 2 (28.57%) SCOM
4 2 (28.57%) SCVMM
4 2 (28.57%) iSCSI

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) Lync
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) SaaS
2 2 (28.57%) PaaS
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
1 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Law
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Information Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) PMI
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) MOF
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 1 (14.29%) DoDAF
4 1 (14.29%) MODAF
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9000
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) SCOM
2 2 (28.57%) SCVMM
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Intune
2 2 (28.57%) SCOrch
2 2 (28.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (28.57%) SCSM
3 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) F5
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) McAfee
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