Period
to 21 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for IaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IaaS over the 6 months to 21 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 129 177 191
Rank change year-on-year +48 +14 +41
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 124 90 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.12% 1.33% 1.08%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.91% 5.55% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 96 64 80
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £64,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +1.56% +16.36%
10th Percentile £35,000 £44,750 £38,725
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,125 £77,500
South East median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +13.04% +2.22%

IaaS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,795 1,621 1,169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 30.67% 23.97% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,505 1,273 964
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £29,600 £31,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing IaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Berkshire

IaaS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for IaaS in Berkshire

IaaS
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 July 2019.

Salary histogram for IaaS in Berkshire

IaaS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +24 85 £52,000 -20.00% 8
Maidenhead +25 16 £27,500 -47.62% 1
Bracknell +9 15 £52,500 +5.00%
Slough +11 3 £82,500 -25.00% 2
Wokingham - 2 £60,000 -
IaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, IT jobs citing IaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 84 (67.74%) Microsoft Azure
1 84 (67.74%) PaaS
2 63 (50.81%) Microsoft
3 48 (38.71%) DevOps
4 38 (30.65%) Windows
5 35 (28.23%) PowerShell
6 32 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
7 29 (23.39%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (19.35%) Presales
9 22 (17.74%) Virtual Machines
9 22 (17.74%) Office 365
10 21 (16.94%) SQL
10 21 (16.94%) SaaS
10 21 (16.94%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (16.94%) Infrastructure as Code
11 20 (16.13%) Analytics
11 20 (16.13%) WAN
11 20 (16.13%) .NET
11 20 (16.13%) LAN
11 20 (16.13%) VoIP
11 20 (16.13%) Telecoms
11 20 (16.13%) Wireless
12 19 (15.32%) Project Management
12 19 (15.32%) Test Automation
13 18 (14.52%) Terraform
13 18 (14.52%) Visual Studio Team System
13 18 (14.52%) Ansible
13 18 (14.52%) Docker
13 18 (14.52%) Continuous Delivery
13 18 (14.52%) Migration

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.65%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.84%) OpenStack
3 5 (4.03%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.42%) IIS
4 3 (2.42%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.42%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.61%) IBM Connections
5 2 (1.61%) IBM Domino
5 2 (1.61%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (4.84%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.81%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 84 (67.74%) Microsoft Azure
1 84 (67.74%) PaaS
2 32 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (17.74%) Office 365
4 21 (16.94%) SaaS
5 14 (11.29%) Power Platform
5 14 (11.29%) Serverless
6 12 (9.68%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (6.45%) Azure Active Directory
8 7 (5.65%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (4.84%) Akamai
9 6 (4.84%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (4.84%) Amazon S3
9 6 (4.84%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (4.84%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 5 (4.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 5 (4.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 5 (4.03%) CloudFront
10 5 (4.03%) npm
10 5 (4.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.13%) LAN
1 20 (16.13%) VoIP
1 20 (16.13%) WAN
1 20 (16.13%) Wireless
2 13 (10.48%) Firewall
3 7 (5.65%) DNS
4 6 (4.84%) Skype
5 3 (2.42%) SSL
5 3 (2.42%) VPN
6 1 (0.81%) DHCP
6 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.81%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.81%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.29%) Power BI
2 12 (9.68%) Data Lake
3 10 (8.06%) HDInsight
3 10 (8.06%) SQL Server
3 10 (8.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (7.26%) Azure SQL Database
5 7 (5.65%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (5.65%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.81%) MySQL
7 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.81%) Riak
Development Applications
1 18 (14.52%) Visual Studio Team System
2 11 (8.87%) Git (software)
3 10 (8.06%) Visual Studio
4 7 (5.65%) Jenkins
5 6 (4.84%) CircleCI
6 5 (4.03%) GitLab
General
1 20 (16.13%) Telecoms
2 8 (6.45%) Finance
3 4 (3.23%) Games
3 4 (3.23%) Law
3 4 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (3.23%) Retail
4 3 (2.42%) Marketing
5 1 (0.81%) Electronics
5 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.81%) Legal
5 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (22.58%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (17.74%) Consultant
3 21 (16.94%) Project Manager
4 19 (15.32%) Telecoms Manager
4 19 (15.32%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 19 (15.32%) WAN Project Manager
5 18 (14.52%) Architect
5 18 (14.52%) Azure DevOps
5 18 (14.52%) Azure Engineer
6 15 (12.10%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 15 (12.10%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (7.26%) Cloud Consultant
8 8 (6.45%) Azure Consultant
8 8 (6.45%) Support Engineer
9 7 (5.65%) Analyst
9 7 (5.65%) Cloud Architect
9 7 (5.65%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 7 (5.65%) Platform Engineer
10 6 (4.84%) Lead Architect
10 6 (4.84%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.13%) .NET
2 14 (11.29%) JSON
3 7 (5.65%) ASP.NET
3 7 (5.65%) Web Services
4 6 (4.84%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (4.84%) REST
5 4 (3.23%) Apache Cordova
5 4 (3.23%) J2EE
5 4 (3.23%) MSMQ
5 4 (3.23%) OpenID
5 4 (3.23%) SOAP
6 2 (1.61%) RESTful
7 1 (0.81%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.29%) Public Cloud
2 10 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 8 (6.45%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (4.03%) Private Cloud
5 4 (3.23%) Clustering
5 4 (3.23%) PKI
6 3 (2.42%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.42%) Replication
6 3 (2.42%) User Experience
6 3 (2.42%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.61%) Social Media
8 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.81%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 38 (30.65%) Windows
2 15 (12.10%) Linux
3 11 (8.87%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.23%) Android
5 4 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.23%) Windows 10
6 3 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.81%) Unix
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (38.71%) DevOps
2 29 (23.39%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (19.35%) Presales
4 21 (16.94%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (16.94%) Infrastructure as Code
5 20 (16.13%) Analytics
6 19 (15.32%) Project Management
6 19 (15.32%) Test Automation
7 18 (14.52%) Continuous Delivery
7 18 (14.52%) Migration
8 17 (13.71%) ITIL
9 15 (12.10%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (10.48%) Scrum
10 13 (10.48%) Service Delivery
11 12 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (8.87%) Data-Driven Testing
12 11 (8.87%) Service Management
13 10 (8.06%) Configuration Management
13 10 (8.06%) Data Management
13 10 (8.06%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 35 (28.23%) PowerShell
2 21 (16.94%) SQL
3 17 (13.71%) Java
4 8 (6.45%) Python
5 7 (5.65%) C#
5 7 (5.65%) Scala
6 6 (4.84%) Bash Shell
6 6 (4.84%) PL/SQL
6 6 (4.84%) Shell Script
7 5 (4.03%) Go
7 5 (4.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (9.68%) AWS Certification
2 6 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.61%) MCSE
3 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.81%) Degree
4 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.45%) GDPR
2 4 (3.23%) GAMP
2 4 (3.23%) GxP
2 4 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.23%) QA
3 3 (2.42%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (1.61%) SLA
5 1 (0.81%) PSD2
System Software
1 22 (17.74%) Virtual Machines
2 18 (14.52%) Docker
3 12 (9.68%) Active Directory
4 10 (8.06%) Hyper-V
5 5 (4.03%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (2.42%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (14.52%) Ansible
1 18 (14.52%) Terraform
2 17 (13.71%) Kubernetes
3 14 (11.29%) Puppet
4 6 (4.84%) SCCM
5 5 (4.03%) rkt
6 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.42%) SCOM
7 3 (2.42%) SCVMM
7 3 (2.42%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.81%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 63 (50.81%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.65%) Oracle
3 6 (4.84%) Veeam
3 6 (4.84%) VMware
4 4 (3.23%) Cisco
4 4 (3.23%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.42%) Citrix
5 3 (2.42%) Google
5 3 (2.42%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.42%) Symantec
5 3 (2.42%) Zerto
6 2 (1.61%) IBM
6 2 (1.61%) Lotus
6 2 (1.61%) SAP
7 1 (0.81%) New Relic