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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 59 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 5 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.01% 0.82% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.94% 10.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.18%
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
72 49 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 14.60% 8.01% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 42 29 1
Average salary £38,750 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 22 May 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) PaaS
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) Visualisation
2 5 (83.33%) ProCurve
2 5 (83.33%) Change Management
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Coaching
2 5 (83.33%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) vMotion
3 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) PaaS
2 5 (83.33%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Architect
2 5 (83.33%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Visualisation
1 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
1 5 (83.33%) Change Management
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) vMotion
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) ProCurve
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) HP
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago