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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 196 210 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 33 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.58% 0.099% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.84% 1.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 0
Average salary £42,500 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
IaaS
England

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
421 260 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.40% 5.14% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 333 216 110
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,300 £60,000 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 2016.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +13 17 £40,000 -40.74% 1
Coventry - 9 £67,500 - 3
Solihull +13 5 £42,500 +23.18%
West Bromwich -14 1 £65,000 -7.14%
Warwickshire - 1 £32,500 -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 56 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (66.25%) Microsoft
3 42 (52.50%) PaaS
4 31 (38.75%) Windows
5 29 (36.25%) Active Directory
6 26 (32.50%) SQL Server
7 24 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 24 (30.00%) .NET
8 21 (26.25%) AngularJS
9 20 (25.00%) Node.js
9 20 (25.00%) SaaS
9 20 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
9 20 (25.00%) SCCM
9 20 (25.00%) CSS
10 19 (23.75%) Hyper-V
10 19 (23.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 18 (22.50%) LESS
12 16 (20.00%) ITIL
12 16 (20.00%) Information Security
13 15 (18.75%) C#
13 15 (18.75%) IBM
13 15 (18.75%) NoSQL
14 14 (17.50%) TOGAF
14 14 (17.50%) MongoDB
14 14 (17.50%) Big Data
14 14 (17.50%) Office 365
14 14 (17.50%) Mobile Development
15 13 (16.25%) Telecoms
16 12 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 20 (25.00%) Node.js
2 9 (11.25%) Skype for Business
3 3 (3.75%) IIS
3 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.50%) Apache
4 2 (2.50%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.50%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (2.50%) JBoss
4 2 (2.50%) nginx
4 2 (2.50%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.50%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.25%) CMS
5 1 (1.25%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 56 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (52.50%) PaaS
3 20 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (25.00%) SaaS
4 14 (17.50%) Office 365
5 12 (15.00%) Bluemix
6 11 (13.75%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (11.25%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (3.75%) Google Apps
9 2 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.75%) TCP/IP
2 10 (12.50%) Firewall
3 8 (10.00%) DNS
4 7 (8.75%) DHCP
5 6 (7.50%) IPsec
6 5 (6.25%) BGP
6 5 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (6.25%) EIGRP
6 5 (6.25%) MPLS
6 5 (6.25%) Network Security
6 5 (6.25%) SAN
6 5 (6.25%) VPN
7 3 (3.75%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.25%) LAN
8 1 (1.25%) VLAN
8 1 (1.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.75%) NoSQL
3 14 (17.50%) Big Data
3 14 (17.50%) MongoDB
4 12 (15.00%) CouchDB
4 12 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 9 (11.25%) MySQL
7 3 (3.75%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.50%) Riak
9 1 (1.25%) DB2
9 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (10.00%) JSUnit
2 7 (8.75%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.00%) Jasmine
3 4 (5.00%) Mocha
3 4 (5.00%) Protractor
4 3 (3.75%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.50%) Ant
5 2 (2.50%) Maven
5 2 (2.50%) SonarQube
General
1 13 (16.25%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.50%) Finance
3 5 (6.25%) Games
4 3 (3.75%) Back Office
4 3 (3.75%) Legal
5 2 (2.50%) Electronics
5 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.50%) Marketing
6 1 (1.25%) Publishing
6 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (26.25%) Developer
2 16 (20.00%) Architect
3 15 (18.75%) Consultant
3 15 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
4 13 (16.25%) Applications Developer
4 13 (16.25%) Enterprise Architect
5 12 (15.00%) .NET Developer
6 10 (12.50%) .NET Applications Developer
7 9 (11.25%) IT Engineer
8 7 (8.75%) Cloud Consultant
8 7 (8.75%) Graduate
8 7 (8.75%) Node.js Developer
9 6 (7.50%) Azure Consultant
9 6 (7.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
9 6 (7.50%) Graduate Consultant
9 6 (7.50%) Graduate IT Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 6 (7.50%) IT Graduate
10 5 (6.25%) Graduate IT Consultant
10 5 (6.25%) Hyper-V Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (30.00%) .NET
2 21 (26.25%) AngularJS
3 20 (25.00%) CSS
4 18 (22.50%) LESS
5 11 (13.75%) .NET Framework
6 7 (8.75%) HTML
7 4 (5.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (5.00%) HTML5
7 4 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (5.00%) Web Services
8 3 (3.75%) Castle Windsor
8 3 (3.75%) NHibernate
8 3 (3.75%) Spring.NET
9 2 (2.50%) LAMP
9 2 (2.50%) LAPP Stack
9 2 (2.50%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) User Experience
2 9 (11.25%) Private Cloud
3 7 (8.75%) Data Centre
4 6 (7.50%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.50%) Public Cloud
5 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.25%) Cryptography
5 5 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (6.25%) Enterprise Cloud
5 5 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.75%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.50%) Social Media
9 1 (1.25%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 31 (38.75%) Windows
2 8 (10.00%) Android
2 8 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 7 (8.75%) Windows 10
4 4 (5.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.50%) CoreOS
5 2 (2.50%) Linux
5 2 (2.50%) Solaris
6 1 (1.25%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.00%) Information Security
1 16 (20.00%) ITIL
2 14 (17.50%) Mobile Development
2 14 (17.50%) TOGAF
3 12 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (10.00%) Android Development
4 8 (10.00%) iOS Development
5 7 (8.75%) Presales
6 6 (7.50%) SDLC
7 5 (6.25%) Coaching
7 5 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.25%) Data Protection
7 5 (6.25%) E-Discovery
7 5 (6.25%) Incident Management
7 5 (6.25%) ITSM
7 5 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (6.25%) SIEM
7 5 (6.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 24 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (18.75%) C#
3 11 (13.75%) SQL
4 5 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.50%) Go
5 2 (2.50%) Perl
5 2 (2.50%) Python
5 2 (2.50%) Ruby
6 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (13.75%) SC Cleared
3 10 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (10.00%) Degree
5 6 (7.50%) MCSE
6 5 (6.25%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 5 (6.25%) CCSP
6 5 (6.25%) CEH
6 5 (6.25%) CISA
6 5 (6.25%) CISM
6 5 (6.25%) CISSP
6 5 (6.25%) CompTIA Security+
6 5 (6.25%) GIAC
6 5 (6.25%) ISACA
6 5 (6.25%) SANS
6 5 (6.25%) Security+ Certification
6 5 (6.25%) SSCP
7 4 (5.00%) CCIE
8 3 (3.75%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) SLA
2 5 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (3.75%) QA
4 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (36.25%) Active Directory
2 19 (23.75%) Hyper-V
3 9 (11.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (8.75%) vSphere
5 5 (6.25%) BitLocker
5 5 (6.25%) XenApp
5 5 (6.25%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.50%) Docker
6 2 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (25.00%) SCCM
2 19 (23.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 11 (13.75%) SCVMM
4 9 (11.25%) Windows Intune
5 5 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (6.25%) Puppet
5 5 (6.25%) SCDPM
5 5 (6.25%) SCOM
5 5 (6.25%) SCSM
6 2 (2.50%) Ansible
6 2 (2.50%) Control-M
6 2 (2.50%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.50%) Mesos
6 2 (2.50%) Nagios
6 2 (2.50%) Unicenter
6 2 (2.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 53 (66.25%) Microsoft
2 15 (18.75%) IBM
3 10 (12.50%) VMware
4 8 (10.00%) Cisco
5 7 (8.75%) EMC
6 6 (7.50%) Citrix
7 5 (6.25%) F5
8 4 (5.00%) NetApp
8 4 (5.00%) Oracle
8 4 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (5.00%) SAP
9 3 (3.75%) Google
10 2 (2.50%) BMC
10 2 (2.50%) BT
10 2 (2.50%) New Relic
11 1 (1.25%) Autodesk
11 1 (1.25%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.25%) HP
11 1 (1.25%) Juniper
11 1 (1.25%) LANDesk
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £76000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago