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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 164 177 221
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +44
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 70 54 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.22% 0.95% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.41% 12.89% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 27 42 8
Median salary £64,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
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
564 419 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.86% 7.36% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 419 335 251
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 August 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 August 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 +6 43 £62,500 -3.84% 2
Coventry +2 17 £65,000 +30.00% 2
Staffordshire - 3 £65,000 - 1
Shropshire - 2 - -
Solihull - 1 - -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 107 (78.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 91 (66.91%) PaaS
3 72 (52.94%) Data Centre
4 71 (52.21%) Amazon AWS
5 58 (42.65%) SaaS
6 55 (40.44%) VMware
7 51 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 50 (36.76%) Amazon EC2
9 48 (35.29%) Virtual Machines
10 47 (34.56%) SCVMM
10 47 (34.56%) TOGAF
11 42 (30.88%) Microsoft
12 39 (28.68%) Public Cloud
13 38 (27.94%) Active Directory
14 37 (27.21%) ITIL
15 36 (26.47%) CRM
16 35 (25.74%) Cisco
16 35 (25.74%) Service Delivery
17 34 (25.00%) MS Excel
17 34 (25.00%) .NET
17 34 (25.00%) Software Engineering
17 34 (25.00%) Degree
18 33 (24.26%) Continuous Improvement
19 32 (23.53%) Computer Science
19 32 (23.53%) Technical Architecture
20 30 (22.06%) Line Management
20 30 (22.06%) Presales
21 29 (21.32%) SDLC
21 29 (21.32%) vRealize
21 29 (21.32%) Requirements Analysis

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 19 (13.97%) SharePoint
2 16 (11.76%) Skype for Business
3 4 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.21%) IIS
5 2 (1.47%) CMS
5 2 (1.47%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 34 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.94%) MS Office
3 3 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.21%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (9.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (7.35%) Sentinel
3 4 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 107 (78.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 91 (66.91%) PaaS
3 71 (52.21%) Amazon AWS
4 58 (42.65%) SaaS
5 50 (36.76%) Amazon EC2
6 22 (16.18%) Office 365
7 7 (5.15%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (4.41%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.74%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.50%) Firewall
2 14 (10.29%) BGP
2 14 (10.29%) EIGRP
2 14 (10.29%) MPLS
2 14 (10.29%) VPN
3 10 (7.35%) Network Security
4 9 (6.62%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (6.62%) SAN
5 8 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (5.88%) DHCP
5 8 (5.88%) DNS
5 8 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 6 (4.41%) LAN
6 6 (4.41%) Multicast
6 6 (4.41%) OSPF
6 6 (4.41%) VoIP
6 6 (4.41%) WAN
6 6 (4.41%) WLAN
7 2 (1.47%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (16.91%) SQL Server
2 20 (14.71%) MySQL
3 17 (12.50%) DB2
4 10 (7.35%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 6 (4.41%) Git (software)
1 6 (4.41%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.68%) Visual Studio Code
3 3 (2.21%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.47%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.74%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.74%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 24 (17.65%) Finance
2 20 (14.71%) Retail
3 17 (12.50%) Publishing
4 14 (10.29%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.21%) Advertising
6 3 (2.21%) Legal
7 1 (0.74%) Law
7 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (34.56%) Architect
2 27 (19.85%) Solutions Architect
3 25 (18.38%) Developer
3 25 (18.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
5 16 (11.76%) VMware Engineer
6 13 (9.56%) Enterprise Architect
7 8 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 8 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
8 7 (5.15%) Azure Architect
8 7 (5.15%) Cloud Engineer
8 7 (5.15%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (5.15%) Consultant
8 7 (5.15%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (4.41%) Azure Consultant
9 6 (4.41%) Service Manager
10 5 (3.68%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
10 5 (3.68%) Lead Network Engineer
10 5 (3.68%) Network Engineer
11 4 (2.94%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (25.00%) .NET
2 25 (18.38%) ASP.NET
3 9 (6.62%) AngularJS
3 9 (6.62%) HTML
4 8 (5.88%) REST
5 7 (5.15%) SOAP
6 6 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (4.41%) Castle Windsor
6 6 (4.41%) NHibernate
6 6 (4.41%) Spring.NET
7 5 (3.68%) CSS
7 5 (3.68%) Web Services
8 4 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (2.94%) WCF
9 3 (2.21%) jQuery
10 1 (0.74%) ELK Stack
10 1 (0.74%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (0.74%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 72 (52.94%) Data Centre
2 39 (28.68%) Public Cloud
3 32 (23.53%) Computer Science
4 17 (12.50%) CMDB
5 11 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (4.41%) AS400
7 6 (4.41%) Clustering
7 6 (4.41%) User Experience
8 5 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.94%) Algorithms
9 4 (2.94%) NHS
10 3 (2.21%) N-Tier
11 2 (1.47%) FMCG
11 2 (1.47%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.74%) Life Science
12 1 (0.74%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.74%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.74%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.91%) Windows
2 14 (10.29%) Linux
3 6 (4.41%) Unix
4 3 (2.21%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.21%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (34.56%) TOGAF
2 37 (27.21%) ITIL
3 36 (26.47%) CRM
4 35 (25.74%) Service Delivery
5 34 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 33 (24.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 32 (23.53%) Technical Architecture
8 30 (22.06%) Line Management
8 30 (22.06%) Presales
9 29 (21.32%) Requirements Analysis
9 29 (21.32%) SDLC
9 29 (21.32%) Zachman Framework
10 25 (18.38%) PRINCE2
11 24 (17.65%) Project Management
12 19 (13.97%) Gantt Chart
12 19 (13.97%) Service Management
13 17 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (12.50%) Business Development
13 17 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
13 17 (12.50%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 29 (21.32%) JavaScript
2 25 (18.38%) C#
3 22 (16.18%) SQL
4 19 (13.97%) PHP
5 10 (7.35%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.94%) C
6 4 (2.94%) C++
7 2 (1.47%) Ruby
8 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (25.00%) Degree
2 29 (21.32%) ISEB
3 17 (12.50%) PMI Certification
3 17 (12.50%) PMP
4 8 (5.88%) CCIE
4 8 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.68%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.94%) MCSE
6 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.94%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.21%) MCITP
8 2 (1.47%) CISSP
9 1 (0.74%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.41%) SLA
2 2 (1.47%) COBIT
System Software
1 51 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (35.29%) Virtual Machines
3 38 (27.94%) Active Directory
4 15 (11.03%) Hyper-V
5 8 (5.88%) vSphere
5 8 (5.88%) XenApp
5 8 (5.88%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.21%) Docker
7 1 (0.74%) Firmware
7 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 47 (34.56%) SCVMM
2 29 (21.32%) vRealize
3 18 (13.24%) SCCM
4 14 (10.29%) Puppet
5 13 (9.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 13 (9.56%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (8.82%) SCOrch
7 3 (2.21%) Terraform
8 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (1.47%) Packer
9 1 (0.74%) Consul
9 1 (0.74%) Grafana
9 1 (0.74%) Graphite
9 1 (0.74%) SCOM
9 1 (0.74%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 55 (40.44%) VMware
2 42 (30.88%) Microsoft
3 35 (25.74%) Cisco
4 28 (20.59%) Citrix
5 26 (19.12%) EMC
6 23 (16.91%) IBM
7 17 (12.50%) BMC
7 17 (12.50%) CheckPoint
7 17 (12.50%) HP
7 17 (12.50%) Juniper
7 17 (12.50%) NetApp
7 17 (12.50%) Oracle
8 8 (5.88%) F5
9 4 (2.94%) BT
10 3 (2.21%) OpenText
10 3 (2.21%) SAP
11 2 (1.47%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.47%) Autodesk
11 2 (1.47%) Casewise
11 2 (1.47%) Google
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago