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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 254 209 223
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +14
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 5 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.069% 0.13% 0.017%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.87% 5.60% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £55,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.81% +22.22%
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
267 125 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.68% 2.34% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 210 88 110
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 2 September 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 - 5 £55,000 -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (72.73%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) MCTS
4 3 (27.27%) MCITP
4 3 (27.27%) IP Telephony
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
4 3 (27.27%) CCNP
4 3 (27.27%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (27.27%) MS Office
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) MCSE
4 3 (27.27%) PBX
4 3 (27.27%) AppSense
4 3 (27.27%) Lync
4 3 (27.27%) Unified Communications
4 3 (27.27%) Office 365
5 2 (18.18%) Transition Management
5 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 2 (18.18%) QA
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Lync
3 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) PBX
1 3 (27.27%) IP Telephony
1 3 (27.27%) Unified Communications
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) SSL
3 1 (9.09%) BGP
3 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) Multicast
3 1 (9.09%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) HTTP
3 1 (9.09%) SNMP
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Architect
1 8 (72.73%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (54.55%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 6 (54.55%) Solutions Consultant
2 6 (54.55%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Transition Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) J2EE
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Debian
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (9.09%) SELinux
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
2 2 (18.18%) Transition Management
2 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) MCSE
1 3 (27.27%) CCNP
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (27.27%) MCTS
1 3 (27.27%) MCITP
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) YUM
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) AppSense
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) JBoss