Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 160 142
Rank change year-on-year +37 -18 +6
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 63 35 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.79% 0.92% 1.60%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.81% 5.06% 12.13%
Number of salaries quoted 45 27 15
Birmingham median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% +11.48%
10th Percentile £47,487 £41,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £75,000
West Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -13.04% +26.72%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 807 692 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 22.87% 18.14% 13.20%
Number of salaries quoted 598 511 404
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £28,200 £27,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -2.30% +8.75%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Birmingham

IaaS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for IaaS in Birmingham

IaaS
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in Birmingham over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for IaaS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 57 (90.48%) PaaS
2 34 (53.97%) Microsoft
3 29 (46.03%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 24 (38.10%) Thought Leadership
6 23 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (36.51%) Project Management
7 21 (33.33%) VMware
7 21 (33.33%) ITIL
7 21 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 21 (33.33%) Presales
8 20 (31.75%) Service Management
9 19 (30.16%) Data Protection
9 19 (30.16%) TOGAF
9 19 (30.16%) Google
9 19 (30.16%) Degree
9 19 (30.16%) GDPR
10 18 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
11 17 (26.98%) Firewall
11 17 (26.98%) Management Information System
11 17 (26.98%) PRINCE2
11 17 (26.98%) Line Management
12 16 (25.40%) Data Centre
12 16 (25.40%) Citrix
13 15 (23.81%) Service Delivery
13 15 (23.81%) Publishing
13 15 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (23.81%) CRM
13 15 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 15 (23.81%) Information Security

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.35%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 57 (90.48%) PaaS
2 29 (46.03%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (20.63%) SaaS
5 11 (17.46%) Office 365
6 8 (12.70%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (6.35%) OneDrive
8 3 (4.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (3.17%) Amazon S3
9 2 (3.17%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (3.17%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (3.17%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (3.17%) Azure Functions
9 2 (3.17%) Serverless
9 2 (3.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (1.59%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.98%) Firewall
2 4 (6.35%) Skype
3 2 (3.17%) LAN
3 2 (3.17%) Network Security
3 2 (3.17%) SAN
3 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.63%) Power BI
2 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 11 (17.46%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 9 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 8 (12.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (6.35%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (3.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (3.17%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (3.17%) Data Lake
9 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.94%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.17%) JIRA
3 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
General
1 15 (23.81%) Publishing
2 14 (22.22%) Finance
3 4 (6.35%) Local Government
4 2 (3.17%) Marketing
4 2 (3.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (60.32%) Architect
2 20 (31.75%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (22.22%) Data Architect
4 4 (6.35%) Analyst
4 4 (6.35%) Business Analyst
4 4 (6.35%) Developer
4 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (6.35%) Office 365 Business Analyst
4 4 (6.35%) Service Manager
4 4 (6.35%) SQL Developer
5 3 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (4.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (4.76%) Consultant
5 3 (4.76%) Database Developer
5 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (4.76%) SQL Database Developer
6 2 (3.17%) Azure Consultant
6 2 (3.17%) IT Manager
6 2 (3.17%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.17%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (3.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.98%) Management Information System
2 16 (25.40%) Data Centre
3 15 (23.81%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (20.63%) CMDB
5 9 (14.29%) Reference Data
6 8 (12.70%) Fintech
7 5 (7.94%) Private Cloud
8 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (6.35%) Public Cloud
9 2 (3.17%) Blog
9 2 (3.17%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.52%) Windows
2 5 (7.94%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.59%) Linux
4 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.10%) Thought Leadership
2 23 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (36.51%) Project Management
3 21 (33.33%) ITIL
3 21 (33.33%) Presales
4 20 (31.75%) Service Management
5 19 (30.16%) Data Protection
5 19 (30.16%) TOGAF
6 18 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
7 17 (26.98%) Line Management
7 17 (26.98%) PRINCE2
8 15 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (23.81%) CRM
8 15 (23.81%) Information Security
8 15 (23.81%) ITIL V3
8 15 (23.81%) Service Delivery
9 14 (22.22%) Information Architecture
9 14 (22.22%) Mentoring
9 14 (22.22%) Software Engineering
9 14 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.87%) SQL
2 3 (4.76%) Python
3 2 (3.17%) C#
3 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.59%) Java
4 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (30.16%) Degree
2 14 (22.22%) ISEB
3 13 (20.63%) CEH
3 13 (20.63%) CISSP
3 13 (20.63%) CompTIA Security+
3 13 (20.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (20.63%) PMI Certification
3 13 (20.63%) PMP
4 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (6.35%) MCSE
6 3 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (30.16%) GDPR
2 15 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (20.63%) GPG13
4 2 (3.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 6 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) Ansible
2 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.17%) Puppet
3 1 (1.59%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.59%) Rundeck
3 1 (1.59%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 34 (53.97%) Microsoft
2 21 (33.33%) VMware
3 19 (30.16%) Google
4 16 (25.40%) Citrix
5 14 (22.22%) EMC
5 14 (22.22%) NetApp
6 13 (20.63%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.17%) Atlassian
7 2 (3.17%) Oracle
8 1 (1.59%) BMC