The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 64 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.70% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +37.50%
Cloud Services Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
60 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 10.20% 5.44% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 32 7 5
Average salary £52,500 £16,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+228.12% -62.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,450 £16,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,800 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
IaaS
Hertfordshire

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) ITIL
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) CCNA
1 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 12 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 12 (100.00%) Change Management
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
1 12 (100.00%) Retail
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (100.00%) ProCurve
1 12 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 12 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 12 (100.00%) PaaS
1 12 (100.00%) Lync

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
1 12 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Architect
1 12 (100.00%) IT Architect
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 12 (100.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
1 12 (100.00%) Change Management
1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CCNA
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 12 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) ProCurve