The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 201 219 172
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -47
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.044% 0.078% 0.027%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.97% 1.93% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £65,000 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.71% -36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
IaaS
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Cloud Services Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
207 207 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.58% 4.02% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 148 183 65
Average salary £42,500 £35,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% -29.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

IaaS
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the West Yorkshire region.

IaaS Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

IaaS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 5 (100.00%) PaaS
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) SaaS
4 2 (40.00%) Validation
4 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (40.00%) Data Management
4 2 (40.00%) Marketing
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) Cognizant
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) UNIX
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) Advertising
5 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) PaaS
2 3 (60.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Validation
1 2 (40.00%) Data Management
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Cognizant
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco