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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 210 203 195
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 5 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.092% 0.081% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.08% 3.92% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 5
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
240 102 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.41% 2.06% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 214 81 75
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -8 2 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Solihull - 2 £33,750 -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing IaaS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IaaS.

1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (55.56%) VLAN
3 5 (55.56%) EMC
3 5 (55.56%) EPiServer
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
3 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 5 (55.56%) Supply Chain Management
3 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
3 5 (55.56%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (55.56%) IIS
3 5 (55.56%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (55.56%) CMS
3 5 (55.56%) EPiServer CMS
4 3 (33.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (33.33%) vSphere
4 3 (33.33%) SCCM
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing IaaS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) IIS
1 5 (55.56%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (55.56%) CMS
1 5 (55.56%) EPiServer CMS
2 1 (11.11%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
1 5 (55.56%) VLAN
2 2 (22.22%) iSCSI
2 2 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Server Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Server Support
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Transition Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Enterprise Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Supply Chain Management
2 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
2 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
2 5 (55.56%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) MOF
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) ITSM
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security
5 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PMP
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
1 3 (33.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (22.22%) SCSM
2 2 (22.22%) SCOM
2 2 (22.22%) SCVMM
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Intune
2 2 (22.22%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) EMC
2 5 (55.56%) EPiServer
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
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