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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
England / West Midlands
Rank 166 187 218
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +31
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 47 36 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.96% 0.71% 0.099%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.33% 9.21% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 5
Median salary £57,500 £40,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,250 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £86,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +14.28%

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
564 391 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.50% 7.66% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 421 318 211
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -2 26 £39,750 -0.62%
Coventry +19 11 £62,500 -
Staffordshire - 5 £61,500 -
West Bromwich - 2 - -
Solihull -11 1 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Herefordshire - 1 £52,500 -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 100 (82.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 79 (65.29%) PaaS
3 76 (62.81%) Amazon AWS
4 59 (48.76%) Data Centre
5 55 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 55 (45.45%) VMware
6 54 (44.63%) MS Excel
7 50 (41.32%) Presales
8 49 (40.50%) Virtual Machines
8 49 (40.50%) SCVMM
8 49 (40.50%) Amazon EC2
9 46 (38.02%) TOGAF
10 45 (37.19%) Software Engineering
10 45 (37.19%) Service Delivery
11 44 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
11 44 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
12 43 (35.54%) Line Management
12 43 (35.54%) Computer Science
12 43 (35.54%) Degree
12 43 (35.54%) Zachman Framework
12 43 (35.54%) Requirements Analysis
12 43 (35.54%) CRM
12 43 (35.54%) ISEB
13 42 (34.71%) Cisco
14 41 (33.88%) Finance
15 38 (31.40%) SQL Server
15 38 (31.40%) Retail
16 37 (30.58%) ITIL
16 37 (30.58%) Public Cloud
17 36 (29.75%) Microsoft

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 (16.53%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (4.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 54 (44.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (10.74%) Sentinel
2 11 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 100 (82.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 79 (65.29%) PaaS
3 76 (62.81%) Amazon AWS
4 49 (40.50%) Amazon EC2
5 34 (28.10%) SaaS
6 33 (27.27%) Office 365
7 1 (0.83%) GitHub
7 1 (0.83%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.44%) BGP
1 9 (7.44%) EIGRP
1 9 (7.44%) Firewall
1 9 (7.44%) MPLS
1 9 (7.44%) VPN
2 8 (6.61%) Network Security
3 6 (4.96%) SAN
4 5 (4.13%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (4.13%) LAN
4 5 (4.13%) Multicast
4 5 (4.13%) OSPF
4 5 (4.13%) VoIP
4 5 (4.13%) WAN
4 5 (4.13%) WLAN
5 4 (3.31%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (3.31%) DHCP
5 4 (3.31%) DNS
5 4 (3.31%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.83%) Internet
6 1 (0.83%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (31.40%) SQL Server
2 30 (24.79%) DB2
2 30 (24.79%) MySQL
3 8 (6.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (12.40%) Git (software)
1 15 (12.40%) Visual Studio
2 14 (11.57%) Visual Studio Code
3 11 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.65%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.83%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.83%) Hudson
5 1 (0.83%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.83%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.83%) TeamCity
General
1 41 (33.88%) Finance
2 38 (31.40%) Retail
3 30 (24.79%) Publishing
4 3 (2.48%) Legal
5 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (33.06%) Architect
2 29 (23.97%) Solutions Architect
3 24 (19.83%) Cloud Engineer
3 24 (19.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 21 (17.36%) Developer
5 17 (14.05%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (7.44%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 9 (7.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (6.61%) Data Centre Architect
7 8 (6.61%) Senior Developer
8 7 (5.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 7 (5.79%) Automation Engineer
9 6 (4.96%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (4.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (4.96%) Data Architect
9 6 (4.96%) Messaging Engineer
9 6 (4.96%) Messaging Support
9 6 (4.96%) Messaging Support Engineer
9 6 (4.96%) Support Engineer
9 6 (4.96%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.05%) .NET
1 17 (14.05%) ASP.NET
2 12 (9.92%) SOAP
3 8 (6.61%) AngularJS
3 8 (6.61%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (6.61%) Castle Windsor
3 8 (6.61%) HTML
3 8 (6.61%) NHibernate
3 8 (6.61%) Spring.NET
4 4 (3.31%) REST
5 3 (2.48%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 59 (48.76%) Data Centre
2 43 (35.54%) Computer Science
3 37 (30.58%) Public Cloud
4 30 (24.79%) CMDB
5 8 (6.61%) User Experience
6 7 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (4.13%) AS400
7 5 (4.13%) Clustering
7 5 (4.13%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (3.31%) Private Cloud
9 3 (2.48%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.48%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.65%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.83%) Linux
2 21 (17.36%) Windows
3 5 (4.13%) Unix
4 2 (1.65%) OpenVMS
4 2 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.65%) Solaris
5 1 (0.83%) CentOS
5 1 (0.83%) Fedora
5 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.83%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (41.32%) Presales
2 46 (38.02%) TOGAF
3 45 (37.19%) Service Delivery
3 45 (37.19%) Software Engineering
4 44 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
4 44 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
5 43 (35.54%) CRM
5 43 (35.54%) Line Management
5 43 (35.54%) Requirements Analysis
5 43 (35.54%) Zachman Framework
6 37 (30.58%) ITIL
7 34 (28.10%) PRINCE2
8 31 (25.62%) Capacity Planning
9 30 (24.79%) Gantt Chart
9 30 (24.79%) IT Governance
9 30 (24.79%) ITIL V3
9 30 (24.79%) Project Management
9 30 (24.79%) Service Management
10 27 (22.31%) Customer Engagement
11 24 (19.83%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (24.79%) SQL
2 21 (17.36%) PowerShell
3 18 (14.88%) JavaScript
4 17 (14.05%) C#
5 6 (4.96%) PHP
6 2 (1.65%) C
6 2 (1.65%) Ruby
7 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.83%) Korn
7 1 (0.83%) Perl
7 1 (0.83%) Python
Qualifications
1 43 (35.54%) Degree
1 43 (35.54%) ISEB
2 30 (24.79%) PMI Certification
2 30 (24.79%) PMP
3 4 (3.31%) CCIE
3 4 (3.31%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.65%) MCSE
4 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.83%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.79%) QA
2 2 (1.65%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (40.50%) Virtual Machines
3 12 (9.92%) Active Directory
4 6 (4.96%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.31%) Docker
5 4 (3.31%) vSphere
5 4 (3.31%) XenApp
5 4 (3.31%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.83%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 49 (40.50%) SCVMM
2 23 (19.01%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (18.18%) Puppet
4 19 (15.70%) vRealize
5 13 (10.74%) SCOrch
6 4 (3.31%) SCCM
7 3 (2.48%) SCOM
8 2 (1.65%) Terraform
9 1 (0.83%) Ansible
Vendors
1 55 (45.45%) VMware
2 42 (34.71%) Cisco
3 36 (29.75%) EMC
3 36 (29.75%) Microsoft
4 35 (28.93%) Citrix
5 32 (26.45%) NetApp
6 31 (25.62%) CheckPoint
6 31 (25.62%) Juniper
7 30 (24.79%) BMC
7 30 (24.79%) HP
7 30 (24.79%) IBM
7 30 (24.79%) Oracle
8 5 (4.13%) F5
9 2 (1.65%) Red Hat
Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
cloudThing
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago