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

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
UK / Wales
Rank 77 103 100
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -3
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 18 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.65% 0.32% 0.60%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.04% 3.25% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 8
Median salary £33,000 £37,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.81% -9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £36,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £45,000
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 in the Wales region.

Cloud Services Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
163 123 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 14.98% 9.79% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 135 122 111
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,000 £27,842
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 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
South Wales +34 18 £33,000 -10.81%
IaaS
UK

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 29 (80.56%) PaaS
2 27 (75.00%) VMware
3 21 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (47.22%) Cisco
4 17 (47.22%) SaaS
5 16 (44.44%) Linux
6 15 (41.67%) Firewall
7 13 (36.11%) Windows
7 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (27.78%) Finance
8 10 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (27.78%) Ansible
8 10 (27.78%) Puppet
8 10 (27.78%) Windows Server
9 9 (25.00%) Fintech
9 9 (25.00%) Vyatta
9 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 9 (25.00%) Degree
10 8 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
10 8 (22.22%) VMware ESX
10 8 (22.22%) DevOps
11 7 (19.44%) Office 365
11 7 (19.44%) Unix
11 7 (19.44%) Incident Management
11 7 (19.44%) Hyper-V
12 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 6 (16.67%) Oracle
12 6 (16.67%) LAN
12 6 (16.67%) VPN

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 (8.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (5.56%) nginx
2 2 (5.56%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.78%) Apache
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.78%) OpenROAD
3 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 29 (80.56%) PaaS
2 17 (47.22%) SaaS
3 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (19.44%) Office 365
6 4 (11.11%) Bluemix
6 4 (11.11%) IBM Cloud
7 3 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (5.56%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (5.56%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) Firewall
2 6 (16.67%) LAN
2 6 (16.67%) VPN
3 4 (11.11%) VLAN
3 4 (11.11%) Wireshark
4 2 (5.56%) Internet
4 2 (5.56%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (5.56%) WAN
5 1 (2.78%) DHCP
5 1 (2.78%) DNS
5 1 (2.78%) NAS
5 1 (2.78%) SAN
5 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Ant
1 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.56%) Maven
1 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.33%) Local Government
3 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
1 8 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (13.89%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (13.89%) IT Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Network Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Business Development Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Business Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Cloud Automation Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Development Manager
5 3 (8.33%) IT Development Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) LAMP
2 2 (5.56%) HTML
2 2 (5.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Fintech
2 6 (16.67%) Cloud Native
2 6 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.33%) Driving Licence
3 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.33%) NHS
4 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.78%) Blog
5 1 (2.78%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Linux
2 13 (36.11%) Windows
3 10 (27.78%) Windows Server
4 7 (19.44%) Unix
5 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) DevOps
2 7 (19.44%) Incident Management
3 6 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 5 (13.89%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (13.89%) Release Management
4 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.11%) Coaching
5 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (11.11%) Open Source
6 3 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 3 (8.33%) Business Development
6 3 (8.33%) Capacity Management
6 3 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.33%) Service Management
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) Java
1 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
1 2 (5.56%) PHP
1 2 (5.56%) Scala
1 2 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (13.89%) MCSE
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (5.56%) CCNA
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.56%) RHCE
4 1 (2.78%) CISA
4 1 (2.78%) CISM
4 1 (2.78%) CISSP
4 1 (2.78%) MCITP
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.22%) VMware ESX
3 7 (19.44%) Hyper-V
4 5 (13.89%) vSphere
5 3 (8.33%) Docker
6 2 (5.56%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) Ansible
1 10 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (27.78%) Puppet
2 2 (5.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 27 (75.00%) VMware
2 17 (47.22%) Cisco
3 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (25.00%) Vyatta
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle
5 5 (13.89%) Splunk
6 4 (11.11%) AppDynamics
6 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 4 (11.11%) F5
6 4 (11.11%) Juniper
7 3 (8.33%) Aerohive Networks
7 3 (8.33%) Fortinet
7 3 (8.33%) Veeam
8 2 (5.56%) Avaya
8 2 (5.56%) Citrix
8 2 (5.56%) Cloudera
8 2 (5.56%) Google
8 2 (5.56%) Rackspace
8 2 (5.56%) SaltStack