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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 89 106 95
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 17 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.31% 0.076% 0.70%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.28% 1.08% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 9
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -15.55%
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +20.00%
IaaS
UK

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

Cloud Services Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
128 93 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 9.90% 7.07% 9.36%
Number of salaries quoted 101 89 106
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

IaaS
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the Wales region.

IaaS Salary Trend in Wales

IaaS
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IaaS across the Wales region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

IaaS Salary Histogram in Wales

IaaS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
South Wales +12 14 £36,500 -3.94%
West Wales - 2 £37,500 -
North Wales - 1 £80,000 -
IaaS
UK

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 22 (68.75%) PaaS
2 19 (59.38%) VMware
3 16 (50.00%) Linux
3 16 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (40.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (37.50%) DevOps
6 11 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (34.38%) SaaS
6 11 (34.38%) Finance
7 10 (31.25%) Cisco
7 10 (31.25%) Puppet
7 10 (31.25%) Ansible
7 10 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (28.13%) Vyatta
8 9 (28.13%) Fintech
8 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
8 9 (28.13%) Degree
9 7 (21.88%) Firewall
9 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
10 6 (18.75%) VPN
10 6 (18.75%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (18.75%) Software Delivery
10 6 (18.75%) Cloud Native
11 5 (15.63%) vSphere
11 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
11 5 (15.63%) Service Delivery
11 5 (15.63%) Java
11 5 (15.63%) Unix
11 5 (15.63%) Windows
11 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 3 (9.38%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (6.25%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) nginx
3 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (68.75%) PaaS
2 16 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (34.38%) SaaS
4 4 (12.50%) Bluemix
4 4 (12.50%) IBM Cloud
5 3 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (9.38%) Office 365
6 1 (3.13%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Firewall
2 6 (18.75%) VPN
3 4 (12.50%) HTTP
3 4 (12.50%) Wireshark
4 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.13%) DHCP
5 1 (3.13%) DNS
5 1 (3.13%) Internet
5 1 (3.13%) LAN
5 1 (3.13%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (3.13%) VoIP
5 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Ant
1 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.25%) Maven
1 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) Moq
2 1 (3.13%) MSTest
2 1 (3.13%) NUnit
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Welsh Language
3 3 (9.38%) Local Government
3 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
3 3 (9.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Network Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Development Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Business Development Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Business Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Cloud Automation Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (9.38%) IT Development Manager
5 3 (9.38%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (9.38%) IT Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (9.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) LAMP
2 2 (6.25%) HTML
2 2 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (3.13%) Node.js
3 1 (3.13%) WCF
3 1 (3.13%) WinForms
3 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Fintech
2 6 (18.75%) Cloud Native
2 6 (18.75%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.38%) Driving Licence
3 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (9.38%) NHS
3 3 (9.38%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.13%) Blog
5 1 (3.13%) Cryptography
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Unix
2 5 (15.63%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) DevOps
2 6 (18.75%) Software Delivery
3 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) Service Delivery
3 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
4 4 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 4 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (12.50%) Functional Programming
4 4 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (12.50%) Online Security
4 4 (12.50%) Open Source
5 3 (9.38%) Coaching
5 3 (9.38%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (9.38%) Information Security
5 3 (9.38%) Microservices
5 3 (9.38%) Security Operations
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) Java
2 4 (12.50%) C
2 4 (12.50%) C++
2 4 (12.50%) Erlang
3 3 (9.38%) Perl
3 3 (9.38%) Python
3 3 (9.38%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) Haskell
4 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) Lisp
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
4 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (12.50%) MCSE
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.25%) CISM
4 2 (6.25%) CISSP
4 2 (6.25%) RHCE
5 1 (3.13%) CCNA
5 1 (3.13%) CISA
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.13%) CRISC
5 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (40.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
2 5 (15.63%) vSphere
3 3 (9.38%) Docker
4 2 (6.25%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) Ansible
1 10 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (31.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) VMware
2 10 (31.25%) Cisco
3 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
3 9 (28.13%) Vyatta
4 4 (12.50%) AppDynamics
4 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 4 (12.50%) F5
4 4 (12.50%) Juniper
4 4 (12.50%) Splunk
5 3 (9.38%) Aerohive Networks
5 3 (9.38%) Fortinet
5 3 (9.38%) Veeam
6 2 (6.25%) Cloudera
6 2 (6.25%) Rackspace
6 2 (6.25%) SaltStack
7 1 (3.13%) Avaya
7 1 (3.13%) Citrix
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle