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

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 167 174 229
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +55
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 59 46 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.08% 0.90% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.61% 9.89% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 7
Median salary £58,750 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+56.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +20.00%
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
614 465 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.25% 9.12% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 459 369 241
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,500
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 9 December 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 9 December 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 29 £60,000 +31.14% 1
Coventry +17 21 - - 2
Staffordshire - 4 £65,000 -
West Bromwich - 2 - -
Solihull -8 1 £45,000 +30.43% 1
Herefordshire - 1 £52,500 -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 (81.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 86 (65.15%) PaaS
3 78 (59.09%) Amazon AWS
4 66 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 61 (46.21%) VMware
6 60 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 56 (42.42%) MS Excel
8 53 (40.15%) Virtual Machines
9 52 (39.39%) SCVMM
9 52 (39.39%) Amazon EC2
10 50 (37.88%) Presales
11 47 (35.61%) Microsoft
11 47 (35.61%) TOGAF
12 44 (33.33%) Software Engineering
12 44 (33.33%) Service Delivery
12 44 (33.33%) Public Cloud
13 43 (32.58%) SaaS
13 43 (32.58%) Continuous Improvement
13 43 (32.58%) Technical Architecture
13 43 (32.58%) CRM
14 42 (31.82%) ISEB
14 42 (31.82%) Zachman Framework
14 42 (31.82%) Requirements Analysis
14 42 (31.82%) Degree
14 42 (31.82%) Computer Science
14 42 (31.82%) Line Management
15 41 (31.06%) Cisco
16 40 (30.30%) Finance
17 38 (28.79%) ITIL
18 37 (28.03%) SQL Server

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 25 (18.94%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.03%) Skype for Business
3 3 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (2.27%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 56 (42.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.52%) MS Office
2 2 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (11.36%) Sentinel
2 12 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 107 (81.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 86 (65.15%) PaaS
3 78 (59.09%) Amazon AWS
4 52 (39.39%) Amazon EC2
5 43 (32.58%) SaaS
6 34 (25.76%) Office 365
7 1 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.76%) GitHub
7 1 (0.76%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.85%) Firewall
2 11 (8.33%) BGP
2 11 (8.33%) EIGRP
2 11 (8.33%) MPLS
2 11 (8.33%) VPN
3 10 (7.58%) SAN
4 8 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (6.06%) Network Security
5 7 (5.30%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (5.30%) DHCP
5 7 (5.30%) DNS
5 7 (5.30%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.03%) LAN
6 4 (3.03%) Multicast
6 4 (3.03%) OSPF
6 4 (3.03%) VoIP
6 4 (3.03%) WAN
6 4 (3.03%) WLAN
7 2 (1.52%) Extranet
8 1 (0.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (28.03%) SQL Server
2 28 (21.21%) MySQL
3 27 (20.45%) DB2
4 10 (7.58%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (12.12%) Git (software)
1 16 (12.12%) Visual Studio
2 15 (11.36%) Visual Studio Code
3 11 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.76%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 40 (30.30%) Finance
2 36 (27.27%) Retail
3 27 (20.45%) Publishing
4 4 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.27%) Legal
6 2 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (31.06%) Architect
2 29 (21.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 26 (19.70%) Developer
3 26 (19.70%) Solutions Architect
4 21 (15.91%) Cloud Engineer
5 18 (13.64%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
7 10 (7.58%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 10 (7.58%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (7.58%) VMware Engineer
8 8 (6.06%) Data Centre Architect
8 8 (6.06%) Senior Developer
9 7 (5.30%) Consultant
10 6 (4.55%) Data Architect
10 6 (4.55%) Technical Architect
11 5 (3.79%) Lead Network Engineer
11 5 (3.79%) Network Engineer
12 4 (3.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 4 (3.03%) Cloud Consultant
12 4 (3.03%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.94%) .NET
2 23 (17.42%) ASP.NET
3 15 (11.36%) SOAP
4 11 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 11 (8.33%) HTML
5 10 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (7.58%) Castle Windsor
5 10 (7.58%) NHibernate
5 10 (7.58%) Spring.NET
6 6 (4.55%) REST
7 3 (2.27%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (1.52%) WCF
8 2 (1.52%) Web Services
9 1 (0.76%) CSS
9 1 (0.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 66 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 44 (33.33%) Public Cloud
3 42 (31.82%) Computer Science
4 27 (20.45%) CMDB
5 10 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (7.58%) User Experience
6 8 (6.06%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (3.03%) AS400
7 4 (3.03%) Clustering
7 4 (3.03%) Private Cloud
8 3 (2.27%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.52%) NHS
9 2 (1.52%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.42%) Linux
1 23 (17.42%) Windows
2 4 (3.03%) Unix
3 2 (1.52%) OpenVMS
3 2 (1.52%) Solaris
3 2 (1.52%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (37.88%) Presales
2 47 (35.61%) TOGAF
3 44 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 44 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 43 (32.58%) Continuous Improvement
4 43 (32.58%) CRM
4 43 (32.58%) Technical Architecture
5 42 (31.82%) Line Management
5 42 (31.82%) Requirements Analysis
5 42 (31.82%) Zachman Framework
6 38 (28.79%) ITIL
7 31 (23.48%) PRINCE2
8 28 (21.21%) Capacity Planning
9 27 (20.45%) Gantt Chart
9 27 (20.45%) IT Governance
9 27 (20.45%) ITIL V3
9 27 (20.45%) Project Management
9 27 (20.45%) Service Management
10 25 (18.94%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (18.94%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 29 (21.97%) SQL
2 25 (18.94%) JavaScript
3 23 (17.42%) C#
4 21 (15.91%) PowerShell
5 11 (8.33%) PHP
6 2 (1.52%) C
7 1 (0.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (31.82%) Degree
1 42 (31.82%) ISEB
2 27 (20.45%) PMI Certification
2 27 (20.45%) PMP
3 7 (5.30%) CCIE
3 7 (5.30%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.52%) MCSE
4 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.76%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.30%) QA
2 3 (2.27%) SLA
3 1 (0.76%) COBIT
System Software
1 60 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (40.15%) Virtual Machines
3 20 (15.15%) Active Directory
4 11 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 7 (5.30%) vSphere
5 7 (5.30%) XenApp
5 7 (5.30%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.27%) Docker
7 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 52 (39.39%) SCVMM
2 25 (18.94%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (18.94%) vRealize
3 24 (18.18%) Puppet
4 15 (11.36%) SCOrch
5 11 (8.33%) SCCM
6 4 (3.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (2.27%) SCOM
8 1 (0.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 61 (46.21%) VMware
2 47 (35.61%) Microsoft
3 41 (31.06%) Cisco
4 37 (28.03%) Citrix
5 36 (27.27%) EMC
6 30 (22.73%) IBM
7 29 (21.97%) NetApp
8 28 (21.21%) CheckPoint
8 28 (21.21%) Juniper
9 27 (20.45%) BMC
9 27 (20.45%) HP
9 27 (20.45%) Oracle
10 8 (6.06%) F5
11 3 (2.27%) BT
12 2 (1.52%) Autodesk
12 2 (1.52%) OpenText
13 1 (0.76%) Casewise
13 1 (0.76%) Red Hat
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