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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
UK / Wales
Rank 85 97 108
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +11
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 17 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.57% 0.45% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.44% 4.35% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 3
Median salary £34,750 £37,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.08% +15.62%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +9.52%

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
180 138 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 16.57% 10.24% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 153 136 90
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,400
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +25 14 £33,000 -10.81%
Mid Wales - 3 £45,000 -
IaaS
UK

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 30 (78.95%) PaaS
2 28 (73.68%) VMware
3 22 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (52.63%) SaaS
5 17 (44.74%) Cisco
6 16 (42.11%) Linux
7 15 (39.47%) Firewall
8 14 (36.84%) Windows
8 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (31.58%) Degree
10 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
10 10 (26.32%) Finance
10 10 (26.32%) Puppet
10 10 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
10 10 (26.32%) Ansible
10 10 (26.32%) Windows Server
11 9 (23.68%) Fintech
11 9 (23.68%) Vyatta
11 9 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (23.68%) Active Directory
12 8 (21.05%) VMware ESX
12 8 (21.05%) DevOps
13 7 (18.42%) Office 365
13 7 (18.42%) Incident Management
13 7 (18.42%) Hyper-V
13 7 (18.42%) Unix
13 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
14 6 (15.79%) Oracle
14 6 (15.79%) LAN
14 6 (15.79%) 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 (7.89%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) nginx
2 2 (5.26%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.26%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.63%) Apache
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
3 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.63%) OpenROAD
3 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 30 (78.95%) PaaS
2 20 (52.63%) SaaS
3 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (18.42%) Office 365
6 4 (10.53%) Bluemix
6 4 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (10.53%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (5.26%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (5.26%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) Firewall
2 6 (15.79%) LAN
2 6 (15.79%) VPN
3 4 (10.53%) VLAN
3 4 (10.53%) Wireshark
4 3 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (5.26%) Internet
5 2 (5.26%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (5.26%) WAN
6 1 (2.63%) DHCP
6 1 (2.63%) DNS
6 1 (2.63%) NAS
6 1 (2.63%) SAN
6 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Ant
1 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.26%) Maven
1 2 (5.26%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.89%) Local Government
3 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
1 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (13.16%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (13.16%) IT Manager
3 5 (13.16%) Network Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Service Manager
3 5 (13.16%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Business Development Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Business Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Development Manager
5 3 (7.89%) IT Development Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Network Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Network Services Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) LAMP
2 2 (5.26%) HTML
2 2 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (2.63%) COM+
3 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Fintech
2 6 (15.79%) Cloud Native
2 6 (15.79%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.89%) Driving Licence
3 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.89%) NHS
4 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Linux
2 14 (36.84%) Windows
3 10 (26.32%) Windows Server
4 7 (18.42%) Unix
5 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) DevOps
2 7 (18.42%) Incident Management
3 6 (15.79%) Release Management
3 6 (15.79%) Software Delivery
4 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
4 5 (13.16%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
5 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (7.89%) Business Continuity
6 3 (7.89%) Business Development
6 3 (7.89%) Capacity Management
6 3 (7.89%) Coaching
6 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.89%) Open Source
6 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.89%) Service Management
6 3 (7.89%) Statistics
7 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) Java
1 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
1 2 (5.26%) PHP
1 2 (5.26%) Scala
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Degree
2 5 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (13.16%) MCSE
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (7.89%) CCIE
3 3 (7.89%) CCNP
4 2 (5.26%) CCNA
4 2 (5.26%) RHCE
5 1 (2.63%) CISA
5 1 (2.63%) CISM
5 1 (2.63%) CISSP
5 1 (2.63%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (23.68%) Active Directory
3 8 (21.05%) VMware ESX
4 7 (18.42%) Hyper-V
5 5 (13.16%) vSphere
6 3 (7.89%) Docker
7 2 (5.26%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) Ansible
1 10 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (26.32%) Puppet
2 2 (5.26%) vRealize
Vendors
1 28 (73.68%) VMware
2 17 (44.74%) Cisco
3 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 9 (23.68%) Vyatta
5 6 (15.79%) Oracle
6 5 (13.16%) Splunk
7 4 (10.53%) AppDynamics
7 4 (10.53%) CheckPoint
7 4 (10.53%) F5
7 4 (10.53%) Juniper
8 3 (7.89%) Aerohive Networks
8 3 (7.89%) Fortinet
8 3 (7.89%) Infoblox
8 3 (7.89%) SolarWinds
8 3 (7.89%) Veeam
9 2 (5.26%) Avaya
9 2 (5.26%) Cloudera
9 2 (5.26%) Google
9 2 (5.26%) Rackspace
9 2 (5.26%) SaltStack