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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 179 184 212
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +28
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 62 48 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.01% 0.84% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.30% 14.55% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 33 28 9
Median salary £64,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +22.22%
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
504 330 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.17% 5.81% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 380 243 179
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £64,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

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 June 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +17 40 £65,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 6 £55,750 -
Coventry -9 5 £70,000 +40.00% 4
West Bromwich -5 2 £54,000 +2.85%
Shropshire - 2 £67,500 - 1
Solihull - 2 - -
Walsall - 2 £41,500 -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 (76.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 66 (61.11%) PaaS
3 46 (42.59%) Data Centre
4 43 (39.81%) Amazon AWS
5 41 (37.96%) SaaS
6 40 (37.04%) Microsoft
7 37 (34.26%) Active Directory
8 36 (33.33%) TOGAF
9 35 (32.41%) ITIL
9 35 (32.41%) VMware
10 31 (28.70%) VMware Infrastructure
11 30 (27.78%) CRM
12 28 (25.93%) Amazon EC2
13 26 (24.07%) Cisco
14 25 (23.15%) .NET
14 25 (23.15%) SCVMM
14 25 (23.15%) Virtual Machines
15 23 (21.30%) Degree
16 22 (20.37%) Windows
16 22 (20.37%) Project Management
17 21 (19.44%) PRINCE2
17 21 (19.44%) Citrix
17 21 (19.44%) Information Security
17 21 (19.44%) Software Engineering
17 21 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement
18 20 (18.52%) Skype for Business
18 20 (18.52%) Computer Science
18 20 (18.52%) Service Delivery
19 19 (17.59%) EMC
19 19 (17.59%) IBM

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 20 (18.52%) Skype for Business
2 16 (14.81%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.85%) CMS
4 2 (1.85%) IIS
4 2 (1.85%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (12.96%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.70%) MS Office
3 2 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.85%) MS Project
3 2 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (10.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 83 (76.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 66 (61.11%) PaaS
3 43 (39.81%) Amazon AWS
4 41 (37.96%) SaaS
5 28 (25.93%) Amazon EC2
6 19 (17.59%) Office 365
7 10 (9.26%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (1.85%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.89%) Firewall
2 10 (9.26%) BGP
2 10 (9.26%) EIGRP
2 10 (9.26%) MPLS
2 10 (9.26%) Network Security
2 10 (9.26%) VPN
3 9 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 6 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (5.56%) DHCP
4 6 (5.56%) SAN
5 5 (4.63%) LAN
5 5 (4.63%) VoIP
6 4 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (3.70%) DNS
6 4 (3.70%) Multicast
6 4 (3.70%) OSPF
6 4 (3.70%) WAN
6 4 (3.70%) WLAN
7 1 (0.93%) Extranet
7 1 (0.93%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.59%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.89%) MySQL
3 13 (12.04%) DB2
4 11 (10.19%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.78%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 13 (12.04%) Publishing
3 6 (5.56%) Finance
4 4 (3.70%) Legal
4 4 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (3.70%) Retail
5 3 (2.78%) Advertising
6 2 (1.85%) Back Office
7 1 (0.93%) Law
7 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (40.74%) Architect
2 21 (19.44%) Solutions Architect
3 16 (14.81%) Enterprise Architect
4 14 (12.96%) Developer
5 10 (9.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 8 (7.41%) Automation Engineer
6 8 (7.41%) VMware Engineer
7 7 (6.48%) Cloud Architect
7 7 (6.48%) Consultant
7 7 (6.48%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (5.56%) Azure Architect
8 6 (5.56%) Azure Consultant
8 6 (5.56%) Service Manager
9 5 (4.63%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.63%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
10 4 (3.70%) Analyst
10 4 (3.70%) Cloud Consultant
11 3 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 3 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (23.15%) .NET
2 17 (15.74%) ASP.NET
3 8 (7.41%) AngularJS
3 8 (7.41%) HTML
4 6 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (5.56%) Castle Windsor
4 6 (5.56%) NHibernate
4 6 (5.56%) REST
4 6 (5.56%) Spring.NET
4 6 (5.56%) Web Services
5 5 (4.63%) CSS
6 3 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (2.78%) SOAP
6 3 (2.78%) WCF
7 2 (1.85%) jQuery
8 1 (0.93%) ELK Stack
8 1 (0.93%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.93%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 46 (42.59%) Data Centre
2 20 (18.52%) Computer Science
3 16 (14.81%) Public Cloud
4 13 (12.04%) CMDB
5 8 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (5.56%) User Experience
7 5 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (3.70%) Algorithms
8 4 (3.70%) AS400
8 4 (3.70%) Clustering
8 4 (3.70%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.70%) NHS
9 3 (2.78%) Cryptography
9 3 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (2.78%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.85%) FMCG
10 2 (1.85%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.93%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.37%) Windows
2 8 (7.41%) Linux
3 5 (4.63%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.70%) Unix
5 2 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 35 (32.41%) ITIL
3 30 (27.78%) CRM
4 22 (20.37%) Project Management
5 21 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 21 (19.44%) Information Security
5 21 (19.44%) PRINCE2
5 21 (19.44%) Software Engineering
6 20 (18.52%) Service Delivery
7 18 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
8 16 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (14.81%) Enterprise Architecture
8 16 (14.81%) Line Management
9 15 (13.89%) Presales
9 15 (13.89%) Requirements Analysis
9 15 (13.89%) Service Management
9 15 (13.89%) Zachman Framework
10 14 (12.96%) SDLC
11 13 (12.04%) Business Development
11 13 (12.04%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.59%) JavaScript
2 18 (16.67%) SQL
3 17 (15.74%) C#
4 10 (9.26%) PHP
5 5 (4.63%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.70%) C
6 4 (3.70%) C++
7 1 (0.93%) Ruby
7 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (21.30%) Degree
2 15 (13.89%) ISEB
3 13 (12.04%) PMI Certification
3 13 (12.04%) PMP
4 9 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 7 (6.48%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.63%) CCIE
6 5 (4.63%) CISSP
6 5 (4.63%) MCSE
6 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.78%) CCSP
7 3 (2.78%) CEH
7 3 (2.78%) CISA
7 3 (2.78%) CISM
7 3 (2.78%) GIAC
7 3 (2.78%) ISACA
7 3 (2.78%) MCITP
7 3 (2.78%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (2.78%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.48%) SLA
2 3 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.85%) COBIT
3 2 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 37 (34.26%) Active Directory
2 31 (28.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (23.15%) Virtual Machines
4 14 (12.96%) Hyper-V
5 6 (5.56%) vSphere
5 6 (5.56%) XenApp
5 6 (5.56%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.78%) Docker
7 1 (0.93%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 25 (23.15%) SCVMM
2 19 (17.59%) SCCM
3 17 (15.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 11 (10.19%) Puppet
4 11 (10.19%) vRealize
5 9 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (2.78%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.85%) Packer
7 2 (1.85%) Terraform
8 1 (0.93%) Consul
8 1 (0.93%) Grafana
8 1 (0.93%) Graphite
8 1 (0.93%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 40 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 35 (32.41%) VMware
3 26 (24.07%) Cisco
4 21 (19.44%) Citrix
5 19 (17.59%) EMC
5 19 (17.59%) IBM
6 13 (12.04%) BMC
6 13 (12.04%) CheckPoint
6 13 (12.04%) HP
6 13 (12.04%) Juniper
6 13 (12.04%) NetApp
6 13 (12.04%) Oracle
7 6 (5.56%) F5
8 4 (3.70%) BT
8 4 (3.70%) Google
9 3 (2.78%) SAP
10 2 (1.85%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.85%) Autodesk
10 2 (1.85%) OpenText
10 2 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
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