The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 60 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 13 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.47% 1.82% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.27% 15.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £70,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -12.19%
IaaS
Hertfordshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
98 69 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 18.63% 11.40% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 57 38 5
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +243.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

IaaS
Salary Trend in Watford

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

IaaS Salary Trend in Watford

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing IaaS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IaaS.

1 15 (100.00%) Linux
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (73.33%) ITIL
4 10 (66.67%) SAN
4 10 (66.67%) Clustering
4 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 10 (66.67%) NAS
4 10 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (60.00%) Data Centre
6 7 (46.67%) vMotion
6 7 (46.67%) iSCSI
6 7 (46.67%) Enterprise Storage
6 7 (46.67%) Fibre Channel
6 7 (46.67%) VMware ESX
6 7 (46.67%) Migration
6 7 (46.67%) Replication
6 7 (46.67%) IBM
6 7 (46.67%) BMC PATROL
6 7 (46.67%) BMC
6 7 (46.67%) Windows
7 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (33.33%) PaaS
8 5 (33.33%) ProCurve
8 5 (33.33%) Visualisation
8 5 (33.33%) Coaching
8 5 (33.33%) Office 365
8 5 (33.33%) Information Security

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing IaaS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (33.33%) PaaS
3 5 (33.33%) Office 365
4 3 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) SAN
1 10 (66.67%) NAS
2 7 (46.67%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (46.67%) iSCSI
3 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) LAN
3 5 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Architect
2 7 (46.67%) Cloud Architect
3 6 (40.00%) Technical Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) AWS Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) COM
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Clustering
2 9 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (46.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (46.67%) Replication
4 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 5 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Migration
3 5 (33.33%) Information Security
3 5 (33.33%) Coaching
3 5 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Converged Infrastructure
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CCNA
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 7 (46.67%) VMware ESX
4 3 (20.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) BMC PATROL
1 7 (46.67%) vMotion
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) IBM
3 7 (46.67%) BMC
4 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 5 (33.33%) HP
4 5 (33.33%) ProCurve
5 3 (20.00%) NetIQ
Watford
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + benefits + WFH
Posted: 18 days ago