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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 215 219 213
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 18 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.32% 0.067% 0.058%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.14% 2.12% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 2
Average salary £65,000 £63,750 £33,945
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.96% +87.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £48,500 £33,589
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,250 £34,301
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -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
350 189 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.14% 3.19% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 296 150 125
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,200 £46,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -1.12%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +9 16 £65,000 - 8
Dorset +3 1 £50,500 +18.82% 1
Somerset - 1 - - 1
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 21 (80.77%) SaaS
2 18 (69.23%) Linux
3 17 (65.38%) Python
3 17 (65.38%) UNIX
4 15 (57.69%) PaaS
5 14 (53.85%) VMware
6 13 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (46.15%) Puppet
7 12 (46.15%) DevOps
8 11 (42.31%) Vagrant
8 11 (42.31%) Oracle
8 11 (42.31%) Perl
9 10 (38.46%) Middleware
9 10 (38.46%) Law
9 10 (38.46%) Open Source
9 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (34.62%) Oracle Fusion
10 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
10 9 (34.62%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (34.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 9 (34.62%) Service Delivery
10 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
10 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (34.62%) Data Centre
11 8 (30.77%) SOA
11 8 (30.77%) Apache
11 8 (30.77%) Tomcat
11 8 (30.77%) Identity Management
11 8 (30.77%) Jython
11 8 (30.77%) Oracle Identity Management

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 8 (30.77%) Apache
1 8 (30.77%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (80.77%) SaaS
2 15 (57.69%) PaaS
3 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (11.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Internet
2 2 (7.69%) MPLS
2 2 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) HTTP
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.85%) SSL
3 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) Hadoop
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) Couchbase
2 1 (3.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.54%) Maven
General
1 10 (38.46%) Law
2 3 (11.54%) Legal
3 2 (7.69%) Finance
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Cloud Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Architect
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (11.54%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Technical Support
7 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (7.69%) Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Principal Software Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) Middleware
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle Fusion
3 8 (30.77%) MCollective
3 8 (30.77%) WebCenter
4 3 (11.54%) Sensu
5 2 (7.69%) Java EE
6 1 (3.85%) RESTful
6 1 (3.85%) Memcached
6 1 (3.85%) React
6 1 (3.85%) Play Framework
6 1 (3.85%) Ember.js
6 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (3.85%) REST
6 1 (3.85%) Web Services
6 1 (3.85%) JMX
6 1 (3.85%) Spring
6 1 (3.85%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (3.85%) LAMP
6 1 (3.85%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
1 9 (34.62%) Data Centre
2 8 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.69%) Clustering
5 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Linux
2 17 (65.38%) UNIX
3 4 (15.38%) Windows
4 3 (11.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) DevOps
2 10 (38.46%) Open Source
2 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (34.62%) Service Delivery
3 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
3 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (30.77%) SOA
4 8 (30.77%) Identity Management
4 8 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (30.77%) Mentoring
4 8 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
6 6 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (19.23%) Data Management
8 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
8 4 (15.38%) DoDAF
8 4 (15.38%) MODAF
9 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) Python
2 11 (42.31%) Perl
3 8 (30.77%) Jython
4 7 (26.92%) Java
5 6 (23.08%) Scala
5 6 (23.08%) Clojure
6 4 (15.38%) Groovy
7 3 (11.54%) Bourne shell
7 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
7 3 (11.54%) SQL
8 1 (3.85%) C++
8 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (7.69%) MCSA
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (34.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (30.77%) VirtualBox
4 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) Puppet
2 11 (42.31%) Vagrant
3 9 (34.62%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (30.77%) Oracle Identity Management
5 5 (19.23%) Ansible
6 3 (11.54%) ZABBIX
6 3 (11.54%) Nagios
7 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) VMware
2 11 (42.31%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) Symantec
4 2 (7.69%) McAfee
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