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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 71 57 57
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 3 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.50% 0.97% 1.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.41% 8.62% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 4
Average salary £56,250 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £22,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £44,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
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
88 58 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 14.74% 11.31% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 81 52 25
Average salary £48,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £71,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 10 February 2016. 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 -14 3 £56,250 +32.35%
IaaS
East of England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) IPv6
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) PaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Tcl
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) vCloud
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) PaaS
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) BIG-IP
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) IPv6
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Tcl
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) F5
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft