The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the 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 250 215 219
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +4
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 6 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.082% 0.092% 0.017%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.24% 3.82% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £55,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £55,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-10.90% +35.80%
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 Yorkshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
268 131 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.65% 2.42% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 208 94 108
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £49,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

IaaS
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

IaaS Salary Trend in Yorkshire

IaaS
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
South Yorkshire - 6 £55,000 -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 4 (28.57%) Citrix
4 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
5 3 (21.43%) PBX
5 3 (21.43%) MCSE
5 3 (21.43%) MS Office
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (21.43%) CCNP
5 3 (21.43%) AppSense
5 3 (21.43%) IP Telephony
5 3 (21.43%) MCTS
5 3 (21.43%) MCITP
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco
5 3 (21.43%) HP
5 3 (21.43%) Lync
5 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications
5 3 (21.43%) Office 365
6 2 (14.29%) Transition Management
6 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (14.29%) Relational Database

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Lync
3 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) SaaS
3 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 3 (21.43%) PBX
2 3 (21.43%) IP Telephony
2 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications
3 2 (14.29%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) HTTP
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) BGP
4 1 (7.14%) SNMP
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) SSL
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) EIGRP
4 1 (7.14%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Architect
1 10 (71.43%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (42.86%) Consultant
2 6 (42.86%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 6 (42.86%) Solutions Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technician
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Transition Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) LAMP
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
1 2 (14.29%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) SELinux
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Debian
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
1 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
2 2 (14.29%) Transition Management
2 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
3 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) MCSE
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (21.43%) CCNP
1 3 (21.43%) MCTS
1 3 (21.43%) MCITP
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (14.29%) YUM
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) Citrix
4 3 (21.43%) AppSense
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) HP
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 2 (14.29%) JBoss