The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
England / West Midlands
Rank 177 203 210
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +7
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 29 33 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.62% 0.56% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.64% 7.27% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 6
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £38,200 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £70,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £57,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +6.97%

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

Cloud Services Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
514 454 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.94% 7.77% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 411 357 220
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing IaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IaaS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

IaaS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

IaaS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IaaS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

IaaS Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

IaaS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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
Birmingham +10 17 £35,500 -11.25% 1
Coventry +8 6 £52,500 -22.22% 1
Staffordshire - 5 £59,000 -
Solihull -8 1 £33,000 -22.35% 1
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 83 (85.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (62.89%) PaaS
3 57 (58.76%) Amazon AWS
4 44 (45.36%) MS Excel
5 42 (43.30%) CRM
6 41 (42.27%) Presales
7 38 (39.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 38 (39.18%) Office 365
7 38 (39.18%) VMware
8 36 (37.11%) Microsoft
8 36 (37.11%) Data Centre
9 34 (35.05%) SQL Server
9 34 (35.05%) TOGAF
10 33 (34.02%) Software Engineering
10 33 (34.02%) Continuous Improvement
11 32 (32.99%) Line Management
11 32 (32.99%) Virtual Machines
11 32 (32.99%) Technical Architecture
11 32 (32.99%) Service Delivery
11 32 (32.99%) ITIL
12 31 (31.96%) Cisco
12 31 (31.96%) ISEB
12 31 (31.96%) Zachman Framework
12 31 (31.96%) Degree
12 31 (31.96%) Computer Science
12 31 (31.96%) SCVMM
12 31 (31.96%) Requirements Analysis
12 31 (31.96%) Amazon EC2
13 30 (30.93%) PRINCE2
14 29 (29.90%) Finance

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 23 (23.71%) SharePoint
2 9 (9.28%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (9.28%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (9.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 44 (45.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (14.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (5.15%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 83 (85.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (62.89%) PaaS
3 57 (58.76%) Amazon AWS
4 38 (39.18%) Office 365
5 31 (31.96%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (17.53%) SaaS
7 1 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.03%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.12%) Network Security
2 3 (3.09%) BGP
2 3 (3.09%) EIGRP
2 3 (3.09%) Firewall
2 3 (3.09%) LAN
2 3 (3.09%) MPLS
2 3 (3.09%) Multicast
2 3 (3.09%) OSPF
2 3 (3.09%) VoIP
2 3 (3.09%) VPN
2 3 (3.09%) WAN
2 3 (3.09%) WLAN
3 2 (2.06%) SAN
4 1 (1.03%) Internet
4 1 (1.03%) Intranet
4 1 (1.03%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (35.05%) SQL Server
2 26 (26.80%) DB2
2 26 (26.80%) MySQL
3 8 (8.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (10.31%) Git (software)
1 10 (10.31%) Visual Studio
1 10 (10.31%) Visual Studio Code
2 9 (9.28%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.03%) Hudson
3 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.03%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.03%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (29.90%) Finance
2 26 (26.80%) Publishing
2 26 (26.80%) Retail
3 3 (3.09%) Legal
3 3 (3.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (36.08%) Architect
2 25 (25.77%) Solutions Architect
3 20 (20.62%) Cloud Engineer
4 13 (13.40%) Developer
5 12 (12.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (11.34%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (9.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 9 (9.28%) Consultant
7 9 (9.28%) Messaging Support
8 8 (8.25%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (8.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (8.25%) Data Centre Architect
8 8 (8.25%) Messaging Engineer
8 8 (8.25%) Messaging Support Engineer
8 8 (8.25%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 8 (8.25%) Senior Developer
8 8 (8.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (8.25%) Support Engineer
9 7 (7.22%) Cloud Consultant
10 6 (6.19%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.46%) .NET
1 15 (15.46%) ASP.NET
2 14 (14.43%) SOAP
3 8 (8.25%) AngularJS
3 8 (8.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (8.25%) Castle Windsor
3 8 (8.25%) HTML
3 8 (8.25%) NHibernate
3 8 (8.25%) Spring.NET
4 7 (7.22%) .NET Framework
4 7 (7.22%) REST
5 1 (1.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 36 (37.11%) Data Centre
2 31 (31.96%) Computer Science
3 26 (26.80%) CMDB
4 23 (23.71%) Public Cloud
5 8 (8.25%) User Experience
6 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.09%) AS400
6 3 (3.09%) Clustering
6 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.09%) Private Cloud
6 3 (3.09%) Virtual Team
7 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.06%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.06%) NHS
8 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.71%) Linux
2 14 (14.43%) Windows
3 3 (3.09%) Unix
4 2 (2.06%) OpenVMS
4 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.06%) Solaris
5 1 (1.03%) CentOS
5 1 (1.03%) Fedora
5 1 (1.03%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (43.30%) CRM
2 41 (42.27%) Presales
3 34 (35.05%) TOGAF
4 33 (34.02%) Continuous Improvement
4 33 (34.02%) Software Engineering
5 32 (32.99%) ITIL
5 32 (32.99%) Line Management
5 32 (32.99%) Service Delivery
5 32 (32.99%) Technical Architecture
6 31 (31.96%) Requirements Analysis
6 31 (31.96%) Zachman Framework
7 30 (30.93%) PRINCE2
8 28 (28.87%) Project Management
8 28 (28.87%) Service Management
9 27 (27.84%) Capacity Planning
9 27 (27.84%) Customer Engagement
10 26 (26.80%) Gantt Chart
10 26 (26.80%) IT Governance
10 26 (26.80%) ITIL V3
11 23 (23.71%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (26.80%) SQL
2 19 (19.59%) PowerShell
3 15 (15.46%) C#
3 15 (15.46%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.06%) C
5 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.03%) Korn
5 1 (1.03%) Perl
5 1 (1.03%) Python
5 1 (1.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (31.96%) Degree
1 31 (31.96%) ISEB
2 26 (26.80%) PMI Certification
2 26 (26.80%) PMP
3 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.06%) MCSE
5 1 (1.03%) MCSA
5 1 (1.03%) MCSD
5 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) QA
System Software
1 38 (39.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (32.99%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (10.31%) Active Directory
4 8 (8.25%) Docker
5 5 (5.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 31 (31.96%) SCVMM
2 24 (24.74%) Opscode Chef
2 24 (24.74%) Puppet
3 5 (5.15%) SCOrch
3 5 (5.15%) vRealize
4 3 (3.09%) SCCM
4 3 (3.09%) SCOM
5 1 (1.03%) Ansible
5 1 (1.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 38 (39.18%) VMware
2 36 (37.11%) Microsoft
3 31 (31.96%) Cisco
4 28 (28.87%) NetApp
5 27 (27.84%) CheckPoint
5 27 (27.84%) Citrix
5 27 (27.84%) EMC
5 27 (27.84%) Juniper
6 26 (26.80%) BMC
6 26 (26.80%) HP
6 26 (26.80%) IBM
6 26 (26.80%) Oracle
7 2 (2.06%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.03%) F5
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: Car or All + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford
HM Revenue and Customs
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Leidos
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