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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 162 172 216
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +44
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 75 59 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.24% 1.01% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.97% 14.68% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32 39 8
Median salary £64,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.36% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,500 £57,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
-3.47% +17.34%
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
537 402 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.90% 6.85% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 412 309 229
Median salary £42,765 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +15 45 £65,000 - 1
Coventry -11 14 £65,000 +30.00% 5
Staffordshire - 6 £55,750 -
Solihull - 3 - -
West Bromwich -2 1 £63,000 +20.00%
Shropshire - 1 - -
Walsall - 1 £36,000 -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 99 (79.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 81 (64.80%) PaaS
3 63 (50.40%) Data Centre
4 59 (47.20%) Amazon AWS
5 48 (38.40%) SaaS
6 47 (37.60%) VMware
7 46 (36.80%) TOGAF
8 42 (33.60%) Amazon EC2
8 42 (33.60%) VMware Infrastructure
9 41 (32.80%) Active Directory
10 40 (32.00%) Microsoft
10 40 (32.00%) ITIL
10 40 (32.00%) Virtual Machines
11 39 (31.20%) SCVMM
12 35 (28.00%) CRM
13 32 (25.60%) Cisco
14 30 (24.00%) .NET
14 30 (24.00%) Software Engineering
14 30 (24.00%) Service Delivery
14 30 (24.00%) Degree
15 29 (23.20%) Continuous Improvement
16 28 (22.40%) Public Cloud
16 28 (22.40%) Computer Science
16 28 (22.40%) Technical Architecture
17 27 (21.60%) Citrix
18 26 (20.80%) Presales
18 26 (20.80%) Line Management
19 25 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
19 25 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
19 25 (20.00%) MS Excel

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 (16.00%) Skype for Business
2 18 (14.40%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.20%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.40%) IIS
5 2 (1.60%) CMS
5 2 (1.60%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.60%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 25 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.20%) MS Office
3 3 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.40%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (9.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (4.80%) Sentinel
3 4 (3.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 99 (79.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 81 (64.80%) PaaS
3 59 (47.20%) Amazon AWS
4 48 (38.40%) SaaS
5 42 (33.60%) Amazon EC2
6 20 (16.00%) Office 365
7 7 (5.60%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (5.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.00%) Firewall
2 12 (9.60%) BGP
2 12 (9.60%) EIGRP
2 12 (9.60%) MPLS
2 12 (9.60%) VPN
3 9 (7.20%) Network Security
4 8 (6.40%) SAN
5 7 (5.60%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (5.60%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (5.60%) DHCP
5 7 (5.60%) DNS
5 7 (5.60%) TCP/IP
6 5 (4.00%) LAN
6 5 (4.00%) Multicast
6 5 (4.00%) OSPF
6 5 (4.00%) VoIP
6 5 (4.00%) WAN
6 5 (4.00%) WLAN
7 2 (1.60%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.40%) SQL Server
2 20 (16.00%) MySQL
3 17 (13.60%) DB2
4 10 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.40%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.40%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.60%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (1.60%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.60%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 18 (14.40%) Telecoms
2 17 (13.60%) Finance
2 17 (13.60%) Publishing
3 13 (10.40%) Retail
4 4 (3.20%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.40%) Advertising
5 3 (2.40%) Legal
6 1 (0.80%) Law
6 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (40.00%) Architect
2 27 (21.60%) Solutions Architect
3 21 (16.80%) Developer
4 17 (13.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (12.80%) Enterprise Architect
6 12 (9.60%) Automation Engineer
6 12 (9.60%) VMware Engineer
7 9 (7.20%) Consultant
8 8 (6.40%) .NET Developer
8 8 (6.40%) Azure Consultant
8 8 (6.40%) Cloud Architect
9 7 (5.60%) Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (4.80%) Azure Architect
11 5 (4.00%) Cloud Consultant
11 5 (4.00%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
11 5 (4.00%) Service Manager
12 4 (3.20%) .NET Software Developer
12 4 (3.20%) DevOps Engineer
12 4 (3.20%) Lead Network Engineer
12 4 (3.20%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (24.00%) .NET
2 21 (16.80%) ASP.NET
3 9 (7.20%) AngularJS
3 9 (7.20%) HTML
4 7 (5.60%) REST
5 6 (4.80%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (4.80%) Castle Windsor
5 6 (4.80%) NHibernate
5 6 (4.80%) Spring.NET
6 5 (4.00%) CSS
6 5 (4.00%) SOAP
6 5 (4.00%) Web Services
7 4 (3.20%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (3.20%) WCF
8 3 (2.40%) jQuery
9 1 (0.80%) ELK Stack
9 1 (0.80%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.80%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 63 (50.40%) Data Centre
2 28 (22.40%) Computer Science
2 28 (22.40%) Public Cloud
3 17 (13.60%) CMDB
4 10 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.60%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (4.80%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (4.80%) User Experience
7 5 (4.00%) AS400
7 5 (4.00%) Clustering
8 4 (3.20%) Algorithms
8 4 (3.20%) NHS
9 3 (2.40%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.60%) FMCG
10 2 (1.60%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.80%) Life Science
11 1 (0.80%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.80%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.20%) Windows
2 11 (8.80%) Linux
3 5 (4.00%) Unix
4 3 (2.40%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (36.80%) TOGAF
2 40 (32.00%) ITIL
3 35 (28.00%) CRM
4 30 (24.00%) Service Delivery
4 30 (24.00%) Software Engineering
5 29 (23.20%) Continuous Improvement
6 28 (22.40%) Technical Architecture
7 26 (20.80%) Line Management
7 26 (20.80%) Presales
8 25 (20.00%) PRINCE2
8 25 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 25 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
9 24 (19.20%) Project Management
10 21 (16.80%) SDLC
11 19 (15.20%) Service Management
12 18 (14.40%) Information Security
13 17 (13.60%) Business Development
13 17 (13.60%) Customer Engagement
13 17 (13.60%) IT Governance
13 17 (13.60%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 24 (19.20%) JavaScript
2 23 (18.40%) SQL
3 21 (16.80%) C#
4 15 (12.00%) PHP
5 6 (4.80%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.20%) C
6 4 (3.20%) C++
7 1 (0.80%) Ruby
7 1 (0.80%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (24.00%) Degree
2 25 (20.00%) ISEB
3 17 (13.60%) PMI Certification
3 17 (13.60%) PMP
4 7 (5.60%) CCIE
4 7 (5.60%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (5.60%) Security Cleared
5 6 (4.80%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.00%) MCSE
6 5 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.40%) MCITP
8 2 (1.60%) CISSP
9 1 (0.80%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.00%) SLA
2 2 (1.60%) COBIT
System Software
1 42 (33.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (32.80%) Active Directory
3 40 (32.00%) Virtual Machines
4 15 (12.00%) Hyper-V
5 7 (5.60%) vSphere
5 7 (5.60%) XenApp
5 7 (5.60%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.40%) Docker
7 1 (0.80%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 39 (31.20%) SCVMM
2 21 (16.80%) SCCM
2 21 (16.80%) vRealize
3 17 (13.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 13 (10.40%) Puppet
5 11 (8.80%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (7.20%) SCOrch
7 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (1.60%) Packer
8 2 (1.60%) Terraform
9 1 (0.80%) Consul
9 1 (0.80%) Grafana
9 1 (0.80%) Graphite
9 1 (0.80%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 47 (37.60%) VMware
2 40 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 32 (25.60%) Cisco
4 27 (21.60%) Citrix
5 24 (19.20%) EMC
5 24 (19.20%) IBM
6 17 (13.60%) BMC
6 17 (13.60%) CheckPoint
6 17 (13.60%) HP
6 17 (13.60%) Juniper
6 17 (13.60%) NetApp
6 17 (13.60%) Oracle
7 7 (5.60%) F5
8 5 (4.00%) BT
9 3 (2.40%) Autodesk
9 3 (2.40%) OpenText
9 3 (2.40%) SAP
10 2 (1.60%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.60%) Casewise
10 2 (1.60%) Google
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Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Midlands
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Salary: Excellent
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