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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank - - 180
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - - 0.027%
As % of the Cloud Services category - - 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £55,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-10.90% +35.80%
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
96 46 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.92% 1.26% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 82 42 72
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) JBoss
2 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) LAMP
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) YUM
2 2 (40.00%) Transition Management
2 2 (40.00%) SELinux
3 1 (20.00%) PaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Local Government

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) OpenLDAP
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Help Desk Technician
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Transition Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (40.00%) Transition Management
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) YUM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) JBoss
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix