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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank - 74 70
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 0 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - 0.52% 1.00%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 4.69% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Average salary - £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.18%
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
61 64 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 9.33% 11.17% 11.33%
Number of salaries quoted 60 43 79
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 22 May 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%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (60.00%) SaaS
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%) IT Support
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
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (40.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCPD
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) VMware