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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
UK
Rank 435 451 564
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +113
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 542 569 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.64% 0.58% 0.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.80% 5.64% 5.55%
Number of salaries quoted 388 449 320
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,625 £35,200 £37,150
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +14.28%

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
11296 10087 7777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 13.44% 10.25% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9489 8582 6340
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 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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 17 January 2017 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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +36 511 £57,500 -7.25% 58
London +22 189 £70,000 +21.73% 26
South East +99 139 £64,000 -5.18% 13
North West +38 64 £51,000 +2.00% 8
Berkshire +69 60 £70,000 - 2
West Midlands +15 46 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Manchester +16 37 £51,000 +36.00% 4
South West +27 36 £47,500 -17.39% 2
Surrey +57 34 £47,500 -15.55% 2
Birmingham +5 25 £34,500 -13.75%
City of London +22 24 £90,000 +67.44% 5
Hampshire +25 22 £52,500 -
Reading +51 21 £57,000 -28.75% 1
Oxfordshire +45 20 £54,000 -50.90% 3
East of England +8 20 £51,000 -11.30% 4
South Wales +26 18 £33,000 -13.15%
Wales +22 18 £33,000 -13.15%
Bristol +13 17 £51,000 -11.30% 2
Liverpool +3 17 £51,000 -7.27% 1
Merseyside -3 17 £51,000 -7.27% 1
Yorkshire -1 16 £50,000 -23.07% 2
Woking - 16 £37,500 -
Scotland +17 13 £65,000 +52.94% 2
Cambridgeshire +17 12 £44,500 +11.25% 1
Coventry +15 11 £62,500 -
North Yorkshire +4 11 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Newport 0 10 £34,500 -4.16%
Peterborough - 10 - -
West Sussex +19 9 £64,000 +128.57% 2
Hertfordshire +15 8 £51,000 -52.33% 1

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 783 (65.80%) PaaS
2 556 (46.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 455 (38.24%) Amazon AWS
4 451 (37.90%) Microsoft
5 432 (36.30%) SaaS
6 374 (31.43%) VMware
7 363 (30.50%) Linux
8 314 (26.39%) Windows
9 299 (25.13%) Agile Software Development
10 286 (24.03%) VMware Infrastructure
11 281 (23.61%) ITIL
12 262 (22.02%) Data Centre
13 253 (21.26%) MS Excel
14 246 (20.67%) Finance
15 225 (18.91%) Degree
16 222 (18.66%) DevOps
17 217 (18.24%) Cisco
18 214 (17.98%) SQL
19 201 (16.89%) SQL Server
20 194 (16.30%) Active Directory
21 184 (15.46%) Java
22 180 (15.13%) Oracle
23 178 (14.96%) Presales
24 162 (13.61%) Unix
24 162 (13.61%) Puppet
25 159 (13.36%) Hyper-V
25 159 (13.36%) Windows Server
26 154 (12.94%) TOGAF
27 153 (12.86%) PRINCE2
27 153 (12.86%) Opscode Chef

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 87 (7.31%) OpenStack
2 76 (6.39%) Apache
3 66 (5.55%) SharePoint
4 61 (5.13%) Tomcat
5 40 (3.36%) IIS
6 34 (2.86%) MS Exchange
7 32 (2.69%) JBoss
8 24 (2.02%) Apache Spark
9 23 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
10 22 (1.85%) Cloud Foundry
11 21 (1.76%) Skype for Business
12 20 (1.68%) CMS
13 19 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
13 19 (1.60%) nginx
14 18 (1.51%) WebSphere
15 16 (1.34%) Apache Solr
15 16 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
16 14 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
16 14 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 8 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 253 (21.26%) MS Excel
2 47 (3.95%) MS Office
3 43 (3.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.25%) MS Project
4 3 (0.25%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.084%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 32 (2.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.43%) Sentinel
3 15 (1.26%) SAP GRC
4 13 (1.09%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.17%) Maximo
5 2 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.084%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.084%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.084%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.084%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 783 (65.80%) PaaS
2 556 (46.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 455 (38.24%) Amazon AWS
4 432 (36.30%) SaaS
5 137 (11.51%) Office 365
6 98 (8.24%) Amazon EC2
7 51 (4.29%) Google Cloud Platform
8 49 (4.12%) Cloud Computing
9 31 (2.61%) Azure Active Directory
10 22 (1.85%) IBM Cloud
11 18 (1.51%) Amazon S3
12 17 (1.43%) Bluemix
13 12 (1.01%) Google Analytics
14 10 (0.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 9 (0.76%) G Suite
16 7 (0.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 7 (0.59%) Heroku
17 6 (0.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 6 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
18 5 (0.42%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 139 (11.68%) Firewall
2 122 (10.25%) SAN
3 107 (8.99%) DNS
4 80 (6.72%) Internet
5 75 (6.30%) LAN
6 72 (6.05%) WAN
7 65 (5.46%) DHCP
8 63 (5.29%) VPN
9 37 (3.11%) Network Security
10 30 (2.52%) MPLS
11 29 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
11 29 (2.44%) Wireless
12 27 (2.27%) BGP
13 25 (2.10%) LDAP
14 22 (1.85%) TCP/IP
14 22 (1.85%) Unified Communications
15 21 (1.76%) Kerberos
15 21 (1.76%) OSPF
15 21 (1.76%) Skype
16 20 (1.68%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (16.89%) SQL Server
2 98 (8.24%) MySQL
3 72 (6.05%) MongoDB
4 63 (5.29%) NoSQL
5 62 (5.21%) DB2
6 56 (4.71%) Big Data
7 44 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
8 40 (3.36%) Relational Database
9 33 (2.77%) Redis
10 32 (2.69%) Hadoop
11 29 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
12 27 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
13 23 (1.93%) Azure SQL Database
13 23 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 23 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 21 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
15 19 (1.60%) SAP HANA
16 15 (1.26%) Amazon RDS
16 15 (1.26%) Oracle Database
17 14 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 77 (6.47%) Jenkins
2 66 (5.55%) Git (software)
3 33 (2.77%) Maven
4 28 (2.35%) Visual Studio
5 24 (2.02%) JIRA
6 22 (1.85%) Ant
6 22 (1.85%) Subversion
7 18 (1.51%) Selenium
8 16 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (1.34%) TeamCity
9 14 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
9 14 (1.18%) Visual Studio Code
10 12 (1.01%) Gradle
11 10 (0.84%) Sonatype Nexus
12 9 (0.76%) Cucumber
13 8 (0.67%) Vagrant
14 6 (0.50%) Bugzilla
14 6 (0.50%) Trac
14 6 (0.50%) Travis CI
15 5 (0.42%) NUnit
General
1 246 (20.67%) Finance
2 113 (9.50%) Retail
3 74 (6.22%) Telecoms
4 60 (5.04%) Publishing
5 50 (4.20%) Banking
6 45 (3.78%) Marketing
7 39 (3.28%) Legal
8 25 (2.10%) Games
8 25 (2.10%) Manufacturing
9 15 (1.26%) Advertising
9 15 (1.26%) Electronics
10 14 (1.18%) Multimedia
11 11 (0.92%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.67%) Corporate Banking
12 8 (0.67%) Investment Banking
12 8 (0.67%) Online Betting
13 7 (0.59%) Back Office
14 3 (0.25%) Local Government
15 2 (0.17%) Billing
15 2 (0.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 305 (25.63%) Architect
2 131 (11.01%) Solutions Architect
3 127 (10.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 112 (9.41%) Cloud Engineer
5 100 (8.40%) DevOps Engineer
6 96 (8.07%) Cloud Architect
7 95 (7.98%) Developer
8 91 (7.65%) Consultant
9 68 (5.71%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 67 (5.63%) Infrastructure Manager
11 60 (5.04%) Analyst
12 57 (4.79%) Azure Architect
13 56 (4.71%) Infrastructure Architect
14 48 (4.03%) Azure Consultant
15 44 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
15 44 (3.70%) Technical Architect
16 43 (3.61%) Cloud Consultant
17 42 (3.53%) Linux Engineer
17 42 (3.53%) Network Engineer
18 40 (3.36%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (8.15%) Web Services
2 95 (7.98%) .NET
3 74 (6.22%) HTML
4 59 (4.96%) Node.js
5 57 (4.79%) AngularJS
6 54 (4.54%) REST
7 46 (3.87%) HTML5
8 45 (3.78%) SOAP
9 43 (3.61%) Middleware
10 37 (3.11%) CSS
11 36 (3.03%) LAMP
12 30 (2.52%) Spring
13 29 (2.44%) RESTful
14 24 (2.02%) ASP.NET
15 23 (1.93%) .NET Framework
16 21 (1.76%) JSON
17 19 (1.60%) Java EE
18 16 (1.34%) Hibernate
18 16 (1.34%) jQuery
18 16 (1.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 262 (22.02%) Data Centre
2 141 (11.85%) Computer Science
3 131 (11.01%) Hybrid Cloud
4 121 (10.17%) Public Cloud
5 97 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
5 97 (8.15%) Private Cloud
6 56 (4.71%) CMDB
7 42 (3.53%) Management Information System
8 38 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
9 35 (2.94%) NHS
10 30 (2.52%) Fintech
10 30 (2.52%) PKI
11 29 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
12 26 (2.18%) Virtual Team
13 24 (2.02%) Cyber Attack
14 23 (1.93%) Internet of Things
15 21 (1.76%) Clustering
15 21 (1.76%) Mobile App
16 20 (1.68%) Replication
17 19 (1.60%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 363 (30.50%) Linux
2 314 (26.39%) Windows
3 162 (13.61%) Unix
4 159 (13.36%) Windows Server
5 80 (6.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 76 (6.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 64 (5.38%) Solaris
8 57 (4.79%) OpenVMS
9 53 (4.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 34 (2.86%) CentOS
11 18 (1.51%) Mac OS X
12 17 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
13 16 (1.34%) Android
14 15 (1.26%) Fedora
15 13 (1.09%) Apple iOS
16 12 (1.01%) Debian
16 12 (1.01%) Ubuntu
17 8 (0.67%) CoreOS
18 7 (0.59%) VMS
19 6 (0.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 299 (25.13%) Agile Software Development
2 281 (23.61%) ITIL
3 222 (18.66%) DevOps
4 178 (14.96%) Presales
5 154 (12.94%) TOGAF
6 153 (12.86%) PRINCE2
7 139 (11.68%) Service Management
8 134 (11.26%) Project Management
9 124 (10.42%) Service Delivery
10 117 (9.83%) Continuous Improvement
10 117 (9.83%) Software Engineering
11 115 (9.66%) CRM
12 114 (9.58%) Scrum
13 112 (9.41%) Technical Architecture
14 107 (8.99%) ITIL V3
15 105 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
16 100 (8.40%) Migration
17 99 (8.32%) Business Development
18 92 (7.73%) High Availability
18 92 (7.73%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 214 (17.98%) SQL
2 184 (15.46%) Java
3 137 (11.51%) PowerShell
4 104 (8.74%) Python
5 87 (7.31%) C#
6 79 (6.64%) JavaScript
7 71 (5.97%) Ruby
8 67 (5.63%) Bash Shell
9 54 (4.54%) Perl
10 51 (4.29%) PHP
11 29 (2.44%) Scala
12 27 (2.27%) C
13 18 (1.51%) T-SQL
14 13 (1.09%) PL/SQL
15 12 (1.01%) Go
16 9 (0.76%) Shell Script
17 7 (0.59%) Groovy
18 5 (0.42%) C++
19 4 (0.34%) Bourne shell
19 4 (0.34%) R
Qualifications
1 225 (18.91%) Degree
2 85 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 75 (6.30%) ISEB
4 70 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 61 (5.13%) PMI Certification
6 57 (4.79%) PMP
7 56 (4.71%) Security Cleared
8 48 (4.03%) SC Cleared
9 43 (3.61%) CCNA
10 40 (3.36%) MCSE
11 33 (2.77%) CISM
12 31 (2.61%) CISSP
13 23 (1.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 21 (1.76%) CCIE
14 21 (1.76%) MCSA
15 17 (1.43%) EMC Certification
16 16 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
17 14 (1.18%) ISSAP
18 13 (1.09%) CISA
19 12 (1.01%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (4.87%) QA
2 53 (4.45%) SLA
3 43 (3.61%) PCI DSS
4 32 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (1.43%) ISO 9001
6 13 (1.09%) ISO 14001
7 7 (0.59%) COBIT
8 3 (0.25%) COSO
8 3 (0.25%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.17%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.084%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.084%) GCP
10 1 (0.084%) GDPR
10 1 (0.084%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 286 (24.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 194 (16.30%) Active Directory
3 159 (13.36%) Hyper-V
4 96 (8.07%) Virtual Machines
5 78 (6.55%) Docker
6 55 (4.62%) vSphere
7 26 (2.18%) vCloud
8 16 (1.34%) Firmware
8 16 (1.34%) VMware ESX
9 13 (1.09%) HDFS
10 12 (1.01%) XenApp
11 11 (0.92%) VirtualBox
12 10 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
13 9 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 9 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
14 8 (0.67%) KVM
15 7 (0.59%) Varnish
16 6 (0.50%) Apache Flume
16 6 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 6 (0.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 162 (13.61%) Puppet
2 153 (12.86%) Opscode Chef
3 101 (8.49%) Ansible
4 85 (7.14%) SCVMM
5 59 (4.96%) SCCM
6 40 (3.36%) SCOM
7 38 (3.19%) vRealize
8 21 (1.76%) SCOrch
9 20 (1.68%) Kubernetes
10 17 (1.43%) AirWatch
11 15 (1.26%) Nagios
12 13 (1.09%) Mesos
13 11 (0.92%) Terraform
14 10 (0.84%) Microsoft Intune
15 8 (0.67%) Salt
15 8 (0.67%) ZABBIX
16 7 (0.59%) FortiGate
16 7 (0.59%) Packer
17 6 (0.50%) Ambari
17 6 (0.50%) Kibana
Vendors
1 451 (37.90%) Microsoft
2 374 (31.43%) VMware
3 217 (18.24%) Cisco
4 180 (15.13%) Oracle
5 141 (11.85%) NetApp
6 123 (10.34%) Citrix
7 108 (9.08%) HP
8 106 (8.91%) IBM
9 102 (8.57%) Google
10 97 (8.15%) Juniper
11 96 (8.07%) EMC
12 83 (6.97%) CheckPoint
13 66 (5.55%) BMC
14 54 (4.54%) Red Hat
15 33 (2.77%) SAP
15 33 (2.77%) Splunk
16 29 (2.44%) Dell
17 28 (2.35%) F5
18 20 (1.68%) Rackspace
19 19 (1.60%) Palo Alto
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits and Bonus avail
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Sussex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + pension etc.
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Source Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum excellent benefits packages
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hiring People
Salary: £28k - 38k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bouns, Healthcare, Car,
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: + Progression Opportunities
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £69000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £80,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £80,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £80,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £80,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £49,000 - £62,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 40-50% Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Brookes Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + 40-50% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent progression opportunities
Posted: 6 days ago
Norfolk
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Source Technology
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus package.
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Brookes Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
cloudThing
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£90k + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago