The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 447 559 622
Rank change year-on-year
+112 +63
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 609 447 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.62% 0.42% 0.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.40% 4.88% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 442 321 270
Median salary £64,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £90,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.91% +12.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Cloud Services Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
11279 9164 7699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.48% 8.56% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9545 7330 6329
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing IaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IaaS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IaaS within the UK.

IaaS Salary Trend in the UK

IaaS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IaaS over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 within the UK.

IaaS Salary Histogram in the UK

IaaS
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +77 515 £65,000 +4.00% 88
London +40 255 £70,000 - 43
South East +20 84 £60,000 - 20
West Midlands +21 60 £65,000 +46.89% 11
City of London +85 50 £72,500 -1.69% 9
Berkshire +38 40 £56,250 -25.00% 9
Scotland +39 39 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Birmingham +19 35 £64,500 -0.76% 3
North West +39 33 £55,000 +12.82% 3
Reading +37 31 £54,000 -20.00% 7
Glasgow +20 31 £45,000 -
East Midlands +29 26 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Yorkshire +17 22 £52,500 -12.50% 4
South West -11 22 £47,500 -26.92% 2
West Yorkshire +26 20 £57,500 -11.53% 3
Surrey +8 18 £72,500 +81.25% 4
Leeds +24 17 £55,000 +2.32% 3
East Sussex +19 16 £70,000 +47.36% 4
Nottingham +17 12 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Wales +16 12 £40,000 -8.04%
South Wales +14 12 £40,000 -8.04%
Manchester +12 12 £50,000 -14.89% 2
Nottinghamshire +9 12 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Bristol 0 12 £48,813 -24.90%
Cheshire +35 11 £35,000 -4.10% 1
Coventry +4 11 £70,000 +40.00% 2
Lewes - 11 £70,000 -
Warrington +20 8 - - 1
Hampshire -2 8 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Leicestershire - 8 £42,500 -

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing IaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for IaaS.

1 694 (59.93%) PaaS
2 432 (37.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 426 (36.79%) Amazon AWS
4 384 (33.16%) VMware
5 355 (30.66%) Microsoft
6 343 (29.62%) Linux
7 338 (29.19%) SaaS
8 318 (27.46%) Windows
9 298 (25.73%) VMware Infrastructure
10 290 (25.04%) Data Centre
11 288 (24.87%) Agile Software Development
12 260 (22.45%) Java
13 244 (21.07%) DevOps
14 238 (20.55%) ITIL
14 238 (20.55%) Puppet
15 214 (18.48%) Cisco
16 208 (17.96%) Finance
17 204 (17.62%) Active Directory
18 203 (17.53%) SQL
19 198 (17.10%) Opscode Chef
20 176 (15.20%) Python
21 168 (14.51%) Configuration Management
22 165 (14.25%) Presales
23 150 (12.95%) Citrix
24 148 (12.78%) Firewall
25 146 (12.61%) Degree
26 145 (12.52%) Continuous Integration
27 143 (12.35%) Ansible
28 138 (11.92%) Oracle
29 135 (11.66%) Project Management

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 95 (8.20%) Apache
1 95 (8.20%) OpenStack
2 65 (5.61%) Node.js
3 64 (5.53%) Skype for Business
4 62 (5.35%) IIS
5 60 (5.18%) Tomcat
6 56 (4.84%) SharePoint
7 48 (4.15%) MS Exchange
8 47 (4.06%) Elasticsearch
9 37 (3.20%) nginx
10 29 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
10 29 (2.50%) JBoss
11 24 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2013
12 22 (1.90%) Cloud Foundry
12 22 (1.90%) Confluence
13 17 (1.47%) Alfresco
14 15 (1.30%) CMS
15 14 (1.21%) WebLogic
16 10 (0.86%) WordPress
17 9 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 106 (9.15%) MS Excel
2 30 (2.59%) MS Office
3 9 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (0.78%) MS Project
4 3 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.86%) SAP GRC
3 6 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (0.43%) SAP ERP
4 5 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.17%) Documaker
5 2 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.086%) CODA-Financials
6 1 (0.086%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 694 (59.93%) PaaS
2 432 (37.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 426 (36.79%) Amazon AWS
4 338 (29.19%) SaaS
5 103 (8.89%) Amazon EC2
6 99 (8.55%) Office 365
7 84 (7.25%) Cloud Computing
8 46 (3.97%) Azure Active Directory
9 37 (3.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 30 (2.59%) Amazon S3
11 28 (2.42%) Joyent
12 24 (2.07%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 22 (1.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 22 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
14 20 (1.73%) Heroku
15 14 (1.21%) OpenShift
16 12 (1.04%) GitHub
17 10 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
18 9 (0.78%) Google Apps
19 7 (0.60%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 148 (12.78%) Firewall
2 117 (10.10%) LAN
3 108 (9.33%) WAN
4 105 (9.07%) SAN
5 84 (7.25%) DNS
6 79 (6.82%) VPN
7 76 (6.56%) TCP/IP
8 53 (4.58%) MPLS
9 43 (3.71%) IPsec
10 41 (3.54%) BGP
11 39 (3.37%) Internet
12 38 (3.28%) Network Security
13 37 (3.20%) HTTP
14 34 (2.94%) EIGRP
15 33 (2.85%) DHCP
16 32 (2.76%) IP Telephony
16 32 (2.76%) OSPF
17 31 (2.68%) SSL
17 31 (2.68%) VLAN
17 31 (2.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (10.45%) MySQL
2 114 (9.84%) SQL Server
3 68 (5.87%) Redis
4 58 (5.01%) Hadoop
5 54 (4.66%) MongoDB
6 50 (4.32%) DB2
7 43 (3.71%) Big Data
8 38 (3.28%) NoSQL
9 31 (2.68%) Relational Database
10 24 (2.07%) Apache Cassandra
11 18 (1.55%) CouchDB
12 17 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
13 16 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
14 14 (1.21%) MarkLogic
14 14 (1.21%) SAP HANA
15 12 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 12 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 11 (0.95%) Data Mining
16 11 (0.95%) Power BI
17 10 (0.86%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 80 (6.91%) Jenkins
2 69 (5.96%) Git (software)
3 41 (3.54%) Maven
4 33 (2.85%) Vagrant
5 32 (2.76%) JIRA
6 24 (2.07%) Subversion
7 15 (1.30%) Firebug
7 15 (1.30%) Sonatype Nexus
8 14 (1.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 13 (1.12%) Travis CI
10 12 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (0.95%) TeamCity
12 10 (0.86%) Grunt
13 9 (0.78%) Bugzilla
13 9 (0.78%) Selenium
14 8 (0.69%) Trac
15 7 (0.60%) Ant
16 6 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
16 6 (0.52%) Visual Studio
17 5 (0.43%) JDeveloper
General
1 208 (17.96%) Finance
2 71 (6.13%) Publishing
3 68 (5.87%) Telecoms
4 64 (5.53%) Banking
5 55 (4.75%) Retail
6 48 (4.15%) Marketing
7 24 (2.07%) Legal
8 16 (1.38%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.21%) Law
10 13 (1.12%) Back Office
10 13 (1.12%) Games
11 8 (0.69%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.69%) Investment Banking
12 7 (0.60%) Welsh Language
13 5 (0.43%) Electronics
14 4 (0.35%) Online Betting
15 3 (0.26%) Automotive
15 3 (0.26%) Front Office
15 3 (0.26%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 349 (30.14%) Architect
2 138 (11.92%) Consultant
3 128 (11.05%) Solutions Architect
4 108 (9.33%) Developer
5 106 (9.15%) Cloud Architect
6 91 (7.86%) DevOps Engineer
7 77 (6.65%) Infrastructure Architect
8 63 (5.44%) Cloud Consultant
9 58 (5.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 52 (4.49%) Azure Consultant
11 50 (4.32%) AWS Architect
12 41 (3.54%) Cloud Engineer
12 41 (3.54%) Senior Architect
13 37 (3.20%) Java Developer
14 36 (3.11%) Administrator
14 36 (3.11%) Enterprise Architect
14 36 (3.11%) IT Manager
14 36 (3.11%) Senior Consultant
14 36 (3.11%) Technical Architect
15 35 (3.02%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (10.02%) Web Services
2 104 (8.98%) HTML
3 76 (6.56%) CSS
4 73 (6.30%) .NET
5 65 (5.61%) LAMP
6 59 (5.09%) Middleware
7 52 (4.49%) REST
8 48 (4.15%) HTML5
8 48 (4.15%) jQuery
9 37 (3.20%) XML
10 36 (3.11%) AngularJS
11 31 (2.68%) ASP.NET
12 30 (2.59%) RESTful
13 28 (2.42%) Memcached
14 27 (2.33%) J2EE
14 27 (2.33%) JSON
15 25 (2.16%) CSS3
16 22 (1.90%) ASP.NET MVC
17 20 (1.73%) LEMP Stack
18 19 (1.64%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 290 (25.04%) Data Centre
2 106 (9.15%) Hybrid Cloud
3 84 (7.25%) Public Cloud
4 76 (6.56%) Computer Science
5 73 (6.30%) Private Cloud
6 56 (4.84%) Replication
7 49 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
8 44 (3.80%) CMDB
9 39 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
10 29 (2.50%) Visualisation
11 28 (2.42%) Enterprise Cloud
11 28 (2.42%) Mobile App
12 23 (1.99%) Streaming Video
13 22 (1.90%) User Experience
14 21 (1.81%) Xbox
15 20 (1.73%) Wiki
16 18 (1.55%) Management Information System
16 18 (1.55%) PlayStation
17 14 (1.21%) Clustering
17 14 (1.21%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 343 (29.62%) Linux
2 318 (27.46%) Windows
3 109 (9.41%) Unix
3 109 (9.41%) Windows Server
4 80 (6.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 42 (3.63%) Solaris
6 40 (3.45%) CentOS
7 39 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 38 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 33 (2.85%) Android
10 31 (2.68%) Apple iOS
11 28 (2.42%) Debian
12 18 (1.55%) Windows Phone
13 17 (1.47%) Ubuntu
14 12 (1.04%) AIX
14 12 (1.04%) CoreOS
15 9 (0.78%) Windows 7
15 9 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (0.60%) Windows 10
17 4 (0.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (24.87%) Agile Software Development
2 244 (21.07%) DevOps
3 238 (20.55%) ITIL
4 168 (14.51%) Configuration Management
5 165 (14.25%) Presales
6 145 (12.52%) Continuous Integration
7 135 (11.66%) Project Management
8 130 (11.23%) TOGAF
9 129 (11.14%) Service Delivery
10 116 (10.02%) Software Engineering
11 99 (8.55%) CRM
12 98 (8.46%) Capacity Planning
13 97 (8.38%) SOA
14 96 (8.29%) PRINCE2
15 91 (7.86%) Disaster Recovery
15 91 (7.86%) High Availability
16 88 (7.60%) E-Commerce
16 88 (7.60%) Enterprise Architecture
17 87 (7.51%) Open Source
18 84 (7.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 260 (22.45%) Java
2 203 (17.53%) SQL
3 176 (15.20%) Python
4 117 (10.10%) JavaScript
5 113 (9.76%) Ruby
6 104 (8.98%) PowerShell
7 75 (6.48%) Bash Shell
8 72 (6.22%) Perl
9 61 (5.27%) C#
10 32 (2.76%) C
11 30 (2.59%) C++
12 27 (2.33%) Objective-C
13 24 (2.07%) PHP
14 15 (1.30%) Go
14 15 (1.30%) Scala
15 14 (1.21%) Groovy
16 9 (0.78%) Shell Script
17 8 (0.69%) Bourne shell
17 8 (0.69%) Clojure
18 7 (0.60%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 146 (12.61%) Degree
2 62 (5.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 60 (5.18%) Security Cleared
4 58 (5.01%) SC Cleared
5 56 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
6 53 (4.58%) PMI Certification
7 50 (4.32%) PMP
8 45 (3.89%) ISEB
9 42 (3.63%) MCSE
10 33 (2.85%) CCNP
11 23 (1.99%) CISSP
12 21 (1.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 20 (1.73%) MCSA
14 16 (1.38%) Citrix Certification
14 16 (1.38%) EMC Certification
15 15 (1.30%) CCIE
16 14 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
17 13 (1.12%) MCITP
18 12 (1.04%) CCNA
19 11 (0.95%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (4.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (1.99%) SLA
3 14 (1.21%) COBIT
4 12 (1.04%) QA
5 8 (0.69%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.17%) COSO
9 1 (0.086%) Data Quality
System Software
1 298 (25.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 204 (17.62%) Active Directory
3 132 (11.40%) Docker
4 129 (11.14%) Hyper-V
5 64 (5.53%) XenApp
6 60 (5.18%) vSphere
7 26 (2.25%) KVM
8 23 (1.99%) vCloud
9 21 (1.81%) VirtualBox
10 20 (1.73%) BitLocker
10 20 (1.73%) Microsoft App-V
11 18 (1.55%) Varnish
11 18 (1.55%) XenDesktop
12 17 (1.47%) Xen
13 16 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
14 15 (1.30%) HDFS
15 12 (1.04%) Terminal Services
16 10 (0.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 8 (0.69%) NFS
18 7 (0.60%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 238 (20.55%) Puppet
2 198 (17.10%) Opscode Chef
3 143 (12.35%) Ansible
4 80 (6.91%) SCVMM
5 67 (5.79%) SCCM
6 58 (5.01%) SCOM
7 52 (4.49%) Nagios
8 40 (3.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 39 (3.37%) SCOrch
10 36 (3.11%) Kubernetes
11 34 (2.94%) Windows Intune
12 28 (2.42%) EdgeSight
13 25 (2.16%) Mesos
13 25 (2.16%) Salt
14 21 (1.81%) SCDPM
15 19 (1.64%) CFEngine
16 18 (1.55%) Capistrano
17 15 (1.30%) ZABBIX
18 14 (1.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
18 14 (1.21%) vRealize
Vendors
1 384 (33.16%) VMware
2 355 (30.66%) Microsoft
3 214 (18.48%) Cisco
4 150 (12.95%) Citrix
5 138 (11.92%) Oracle
6 111 (9.59%) HP
7 90 (7.77%) EMC
8 80 (6.91%) Juniper
9 73 (6.30%) IBM
10 59 (5.09%) NetApp
11 53 (4.58%) CheckPoint
11 53 (4.58%) Red Hat
12 45 (3.89%) BMC
13 41 (3.54%) Google
13 41 (3.54%) Rackspace
14 34 (2.94%) SAP
15 28 (2.42%) F5
16 25 (2.16%) Dell
17 19 (1.64%) Ipanema Technologies
17 19 (1.64%) Riverbed
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + a 10% - 15% bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Metaskil
Salary: £Highly competitive + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
UK
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Midlands
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 16% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum £25,000 to £27,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum £35,000 to £37,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
UK
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £95000 - £105500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + £4200 Car Allowance plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £38000 per annum + travel allowances
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer People
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £75000 per annum + Fantastic package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £42253.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago