The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 69 76 69
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.16% 0.34% 0.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.67% 2.50% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £22,500 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- -13.04%
IaaS
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Cloud Services Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
60 80 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 9.39% 13.63% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 59 52 71
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

IaaS
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

IaaS Salary Trend in Suffolk

IaaS
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Ipswich -4 1 £22,500 -55.00%
IaaS
East of England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) PaaS
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) SaaS
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) MCPD
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Degree

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) PaaS
2 3 (60.00%) SaaS
2 3 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Help Desk Support
1 3 (60.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) IT Support
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (40.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCPD
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) VMware