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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 432 525 646
Rank change year-on-year
+93 +121
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 639 505 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.66% 0.46% 0.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.63% 5.32% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 460 364 278
Median salary £63,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.80% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,900 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +22.22%

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
11349 9497 8017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.69% 8.58% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9649 7691 6512
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +61 536 £65,000 - 53
London +36 249 £70,000 - 23
South East +65 110 £60,000 +4.34% 11
West Midlands -6 63 £64,000 +28.00% 10
Berkshire +43 57 £60,000 -15.78% 3
Scotland +46 45 £65,000 +30.00% 3
City of London +52 44 £72,500 - 5
Reading +43 40 £60,000 -11.11% 3
Birmingham +10 39 £65,000 - 2
Glasgow +21 32 £45,000 -
North West +45 30 £55,000 +12.82% 4
South West -17 27 £47,500 -26.92% 1
East Midlands +25 26 £50,000 -9.09%
Yorkshire +29 18 £52,500 -12.50%
Surrey +20 18 £82,500 +73.68% 3
East Sussex +16 17 £56,250 +36.36%
West Yorkshire +17 16 £67,500 +3.84%
Hampshire +3 16 £56,250 -6.25% 4
Bristol -2 15 £65,000 -
Leeds +27 13 £60,000 -4.00%
Manchester +14 13 £55,000 +4.76% 3
South Wales - 13 £42,500 -
Wales - 13 £42,500 -
Edinburgh +20 12 £65,000 +30.00% 3
Nottinghamshire +18 10 - -
Nottingham +17 10 - -
Somerset +6 10 £47,500 -
Cardiff - 10 £45,000 -
Brighton +11 9 £41,877 +1.51%
Liverpool - 9 £60,000 -

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 747 (62.41%) PaaS
2 495 (41.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 457 (38.18%) Amazon AWS
4 398 (33.25%) Microsoft
5 394 (32.92%) VMware
6 369 (30.83%) SaaS
7 350 (29.24%) Linux
8 326 (27.23%) Windows
9 322 (26.90%) Data Centre
10 310 (25.90%) VMware Infrastructure
11 309 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
12 269 (22.47%) Java
13 268 (22.39%) DevOps
14 249 (20.80%) ITIL
15 229 (19.13%) Finance
15 229 (19.13%) Puppet
16 221 (18.46%) Active Directory
17 217 (18.13%) SQL
18 214 (17.88%) Cisco
19 197 (16.46%) Opscode Chef
20 182 (15.20%) Python
21 172 (14.37%) Degree
22 170 (14.20%) Presales
23 162 (13.53%) Configuration Management
24 156 (13.03%) Citrix
25 149 (12.45%) Continuous Integration
26 146 (12.20%) Docker
27 143 (11.95%) Ansible
28 137 (11.45%) TOGAF
29 136 (11.36%) Software Engineering

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 90 (7.52%) OpenStack
2 76 (6.35%) Apache
3 68 (5.68%) IIS
4 56 (4.68%) Skype for Business
5 54 (4.51%) SharePoint
6 53 (4.43%) Tomcat
7 41 (3.43%) MS Exchange
8 32 (2.67%) nginx
9 29 (2.42%) Elasticsearch
10 27 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
11 24 (2.01%) Confluence
11 24 (2.01%) JBoss
12 21 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
13 18 (1.50%) Cloud Foundry
14 14 (1.17%) CMS
15 13 (1.09%) WebLogic
16 12 (1.00%) Alfresco
16 12 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
17 9 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
17 9 (0.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 130 (10.86%) MS Excel
2 32 (2.67%) MS Office
3 13 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.92%) MS Project
5 3 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.17%) SAP GRC
3 9 (0.75%) SAP ERP
4 6 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.17%) CODA-Financials
7 2 (0.17%) Documaker
7 2 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.084%) Hi Portfolio
8 1 (0.084%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 747 (62.41%) PaaS
2 495 (41.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 457 (38.18%) Amazon AWS
4 369 (30.83%) SaaS
5 115 (9.61%) Amazon EC2
6 96 (8.02%) Office 365
7 79 (6.60%) Cloud Computing
8 51 (4.26%) Azure Active Directory
9 40 (3.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 34 (2.84%) Amazon S3
11 28 (2.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 22 (1.84%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 22 (1.84%) Google Cloud Platform
13 19 (1.59%) OpenShift
14 15 (1.25%) Heroku
15 14 (1.17%) GitHub
16 13 (1.09%) Joyent
17 8 (0.67%) Google Apps
18 7 (0.58%) Sumo Logic
18 7 (0.58%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 129 (10.78%) Firewall
2 110 (9.19%) SAN
3 109 (9.11%) LAN
4 97 (8.10%) WAN
5 93 (7.77%) DNS
6 82 (6.85%) VPN
7 81 (6.77%) TCP/IP
8 43 (3.59%) HTTP
8 43 (3.59%) MPLS
9 39 (3.26%) Network Security
10 37 (3.09%) DHCP
10 37 (3.09%) Internet
11 31 (2.59%) BGP
11 31 (2.59%) IP Telephony
12 30 (2.51%) VoIP
13 28 (2.34%) Cisco IPT
13 28 (2.34%) Fibre Channel
14 27 (2.26%) IPsec
15 26 (2.17%) EIGRP
16 25 (2.09%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 124 (10.36%) MySQL
3 60 (5.01%) DB2
4 56 (4.68%) Redis
5 52 (4.34%) MongoDB
6 48 (4.01%) Hadoop
7 47 (3.93%) NoSQL
8 43 (3.59%) Big Data
9 41 (3.43%) Relational Database
10 28 (2.34%) Azure SQL Database
11 24 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
12 19 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
13 16 (1.34%) Amazon RDS
13 16 (1.34%) CouchDB
13 16 (1.34%) SAP HANA
14 15 (1.25%) Data Mining
15 13 (1.09%) Power BI
15 13 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 13 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 12 (1.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 83 (6.93%) Jenkins
2 76 (6.35%) Git (software)
3 41 (3.43%) Maven
4 34 (2.84%) JIRA
4 34 (2.84%) Vagrant
5 30 (2.51%) Subversion
6 14 (1.17%) Sonatype Nexus
7 13 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 13 (1.09%) Travis CI
8 12 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (0.92%) TeamCity
10 10 (0.84%) Firebug
10 10 (0.84%) Grunt
11 9 (0.75%) Bugzilla
11 9 (0.75%) Selenium
12 8 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
12 8 (0.67%) Trac
13 7 (0.58%) Ant
13 7 (0.58%) Visual Studio
14 5 (0.42%) JDeveloper
General
1 229 (19.13%) Finance
2 73 (6.10%) Banking
3 71 (5.93%) Publishing
4 70 (5.85%) Telecoms
5 55 (4.59%) Retail
6 47 (3.93%) Marketing
7 31 (2.59%) Legal
8 16 (1.34%) Games
8 16 (1.34%) Manufacturing
9 15 (1.25%) Investment Banking
10 12 (1.00%) Back Office
10 12 (1.00%) Law
11 9 (0.75%) Welsh Language
12 8 (0.67%) Advertising
12 8 (0.67%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.50%) Electronics
14 4 (0.33%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.17%) Automotive
16 1 (0.084%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 371 (30.99%) Architect
2 146 (12.20%) Consultant
3 136 (11.36%) Solutions Architect
4 117 (9.77%) Cloud Architect
5 108 (9.02%) Developer
6 101 (8.44%) DevOps Engineer
7 71 (5.93%) Cloud Consultant
8 70 (5.85%) Infrastructure Architect
9 68 (5.68%) Azure Consultant
10 57 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 50 (4.18%) AWS Architect
12 47 (3.93%) Cloud Engineer
13 45 (3.76%) Senior Architect
14 41 (3.43%) Enterprise Architect
15 40 (3.34%) Technical Architect
16 39 (3.26%) Technical Consultant
17 38 (3.17%) Linux Engineer
18 36 (3.01%) Analyst
18 36 (3.01%) IT Manager
18 36 (3.01%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (8.86%) Web Services
2 96 (8.02%) HTML
3 85 (7.10%) .NET
4 68 (5.68%) CSS
5 63 (5.26%) Middleware
6 62 (5.18%) Node.js
7 60 (5.01%) REST
8 59 (4.93%) LAMP
9 50 (4.18%) HTML5
10 47 (3.93%) jQuery
11 35 (2.92%) XML
12 34 (2.84%) AngularJS
13 33 (2.76%) ASP.NET
13 33 (2.76%) SOAP
14 31 (2.59%) JSON
15 28 (2.34%) J2EE
15 28 (2.34%) RESTful
16 27 (2.26%) CSS3
17 21 (1.75%) Spring
18 20 (1.67%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 322 (26.90%) Data Centre
2 119 (9.94%) Hybrid Cloud
3 98 (8.19%) Public Cloud
4 87 (7.27%) Computer Science
5 77 (6.43%) Private Cloud
6 65 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
7 52 (4.34%) CMDB
8 48 (4.01%) Replication
9 44 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
10 40 (3.34%) Virtual Team
11 37 (3.09%) Visualisation
12 30 (2.51%) Mobile App
13 24 (2.01%) Management Information System
14 21 (1.75%) Enterprise Cloud
14 21 (1.75%) Streaming Video
15 20 (1.67%) Wiki
16 19 (1.59%) User Experience
17 18 (1.50%) Xbox
18 15 (1.25%) PlayStation
19 13 (1.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 350 (29.24%) Linux
2 326 (27.23%) Windows
3 114 (9.52%) Windows Server
4 112 (9.36%) Unix
5 79 (6.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 47 (3.93%) CentOS
7 44 (3.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 33 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (2.34%) Android
10 26 (2.17%) Apple iOS
11 24 (2.01%) Solaris
12 23 (1.92%) Debian
13 15 (1.25%) Ubuntu
13 15 (1.25%) Windows Phone
14 13 (1.09%) AIX
14 13 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
15 12 (1.00%) CoreOS
16 9 (0.75%) Windows 7
17 5 (0.42%) Windows 10
17 5 (0.42%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
2 268 (22.39%) DevOps
3 249 (20.80%) ITIL
4 170 (14.20%) Presales
5 162 (13.53%) Configuration Management
6 149 (12.45%) Continuous Integration
7 137 (11.45%) TOGAF
8 136 (11.36%) Project Management
8 136 (11.36%) Service Delivery
8 136 (11.36%) Software Engineering
9 120 (10.03%) CRM
10 110 (9.19%) Capacity Planning
11 109 (9.11%) SOA
12 102 (8.52%) Technical Architecture
13 99 (8.27%) Business Development
14 98 (8.19%) Service Management
15 96 (8.02%) PRINCE2
16 94 (7.85%) TDD
17 91 (7.60%) Enterprise Architecture
17 91 (7.60%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 269 (22.47%) Java
2 217 (18.13%) SQL
3 182 (15.20%) Python
4 115 (9.61%) JavaScript
5 108 (9.02%) PowerShell
6 102 (8.52%) Ruby
7 81 (6.77%) Perl
8 77 (6.43%) Bash Shell
9 76 (6.35%) C#
10 45 (3.76%) C
11 37 (3.09%) C++
11 37 (3.09%) PHP
12 25 (2.09%) Objective-C
13 20 (1.67%) Groovy
13 20 (1.67%) Scala
14 10 (0.84%) Bourne shell
14 10 (0.84%) T-SQL
15 9 (0.75%) Erlang
15 9 (0.75%) Go
15 9 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 172 (14.37%) Degree
2 78 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 63 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 63 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 60 (5.01%) PMP
5 58 (4.85%) SC Cleared
6 54 (4.51%) ISEB
7 50 (4.18%) MCSE
8 46 (3.84%) Cisco Certification
9 30 (2.51%) CISSP
10 21 (1.75%) CCNP
11 20 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
11 20 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 19 (1.59%) MCSA
13 14 (1.17%) CISM
13 14 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
13 14 (1.17%) MCITP
14 13 (1.09%) CCNA
14 13 (1.09%) EMC Certification
15 11 (0.92%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (4.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (2.26%) SLA
3 13 (1.09%) COBIT
4 11 (0.92%) QA
5 5 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.33%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.17%) COSO
9 1 (0.084%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.084%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 310 (25.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 221 (18.46%) Active Directory
3 146 (12.20%) Docker
4 134 (11.19%) Hyper-V
5 103 (8.60%) Virtual Machines
6 65 (5.43%) vSphere
7 62 (5.18%) XenApp
8 30 (2.51%) vCloud
9 24 (2.01%) KVM
10 22 (1.84%) XenDesktop
11 20 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
11 20 (1.67%) VirtualBox
12 15 (1.25%) HDFS
12 15 (1.25%) Varnish
13 14 (1.17%) BitLocker
14 10 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
14 10 (0.84%) Xen
15 9 (0.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 8 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 8 (0.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 229 (19.13%) Puppet
2 197 (16.46%) Opscode Chef
3 143 (11.95%) Ansible
4 93 (7.77%) SCVMM
5 71 (5.93%) SCCM
6 57 (4.76%) Nagios
6 57 (4.76%) SCOM
7 45 (3.76%) Kubernetes
8 40 (3.34%) SCOrch
9 37 (3.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 36 (3.01%) Salt
11 31 (2.59%) Microsoft Intune
12 29 (2.42%) Mesos
13 28 (2.34%) EdgeSight
14 23 (1.92%) rkt
15 22 (1.84%) vRealize
16 20 (1.67%) SCDPM
17 14 (1.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
17 14 (1.17%) ZABBIX
18 11 (0.92%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 398 (33.25%) Microsoft
2 394 (32.92%) VMware
3 214 (17.88%) Cisco
4 156 (13.03%) Citrix
5 134 (11.19%) Oracle
6 118 (9.86%) HP
7 92 (7.69%) EMC
8 84 (7.02%) IBM
9 72 (6.02%) Juniper
10 68 (5.68%) NetApp
11 61 (5.10%) CheckPoint
12 54 (4.51%) BMC
13 43 (3.59%) Red Hat
14 42 (3.51%) Google
15 36 (3.01%) SAP
16 33 (2.76%) Rackspace
17 32 (2.67%) F5
18 26 (2.17%) Dell
19 18 (1.50%) SaltStack
20 16 (1.34%) Splunk
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + a 10% - 15% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energon People
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum £30,000 to £35,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum £25,000 to £27,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Car Allowance, 25 Days
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £68000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum £35,000 to £37,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS+BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + £4200 Car Allowance plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum, Benefits Car, Phone, Laptop, Certified Trai
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + training, progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £62500 - £67500 per annum + 10% bonus & excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago