Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 132 149
Rank change year-on-year -23 +17 +40
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 37 81 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.96% 1.71% 1.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.39% 13.39% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 46
Birmingham median annual salary £52,500 £62,500 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% +36.61% -16.82%
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £32,938
90th Percentile £72,250 £75,000 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year -20.83% +31.15% -16.82%

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 687 605 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.83% 12.77% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 525 407 248
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% -8.60%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £73,125
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,765 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.46% +6.91% -3.03%

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IaaS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing IaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 30 (81.08%) PaaS
2 24 (64.86%) ITIL
3 23 (62.16%) Data Centre
4 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
5 19 (51.35%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (48.65%) Service Management
7 17 (45.95%) Capacity Planning
8 16 (43.24%) SaaS
9 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (40.54%) VMware
10 14 (37.84%) Office 365
11 13 (35.14%) Presales
11 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
12 12 (32.43%) NetApp
12 12 (32.43%) Migration
12 12 (32.43%) PowerShell
13 11 (29.73%) TOGAF
13 11 (29.73%) Service Delivery
14 10 (27.03%) Finance
14 10 (27.03%) Degree
15 9 (24.32%) Requirements Analysis
15 9 (24.32%) Technical Architecture
15 9 (24.32%) Computer Science
15 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
15 9 (24.32%) Publishing
15 9 (24.32%) Zachman Framework
15 9 (24.32%) Project Management
15 9 (24.32%) Change Management
15 9 (24.32%) Firewall
15 9 (24.32%) EMC

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 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) Confluence
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) JBoss
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 30 (81.08%) PaaS
2 19 (51.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (43.24%) SaaS
4 14 (37.84%) Office 365
5 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (8.11%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (8.11%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (5.41%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (2.70%) npm
8 1 (2.70%) OpenShift
8 1 (2.70%) Slack
8 1 (2.70%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) Firewall
2 3 (8.11%) NaaS
2 3 (8.11%) Skype
3 2 (5.41%) VPN
4 1 (2.70%) DHCP
4 1 (2.70%) DNS
4 1 (2.70%) HTTP
4 1 (2.70%) Internet
4 1 (2.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) DB2
2 2 (5.41%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.70%) Grunt
2 1 (2.70%) JIRA
2 1 (2.70%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 9 (24.32%) Publishing
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Architect
2 10 (27.03%) Analyst
2 10 (27.03%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (24.32%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (21.62%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 8 (21.62%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) Security Architect
5 6 (16.22%) Security Solutions Architect
6 5 (13.51%) Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) Azure Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) Storage Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Information Security Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (5.41%) IT Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Lead Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.70%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Angular 2
1 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.70%) CSS
1 1 (2.70%) CSS3
1 1 (2.70%) Ember.js
1 1 (2.70%) HTML
1 1 (2.70%) HTML5
1 1 (2.70%) JSON
1 1 (2.70%) Middleware
1 1 (2.70%) React
1 1 (2.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (62.16%) Data Centre
2 9 (24.32%) Computer Science
3 8 (21.62%) CMDB
3 8 (21.62%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.41%) Private Cloud
5 2 (5.41%) Tandem
6 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.70%) Clustering
6 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Unix
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.70%) Windows NT
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) ITIL
2 18 (48.65%) Service Management
3 17 (45.95%) Capacity Planning
4 13 (35.14%) Presales
5 12 (32.43%) Migration
6 11 (29.73%) Service Delivery
6 11 (29.73%) TOGAF
7 9 (24.32%) Change Management
7 9 (24.32%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (24.32%) ITIL V3
7 9 (24.32%) Line Management
7 9 (24.32%) PRINCE2
7 9 (24.32%) Project Management
7 9 (24.32%) Requirements Analysis
7 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
7 9 (24.32%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (24.32%) Zachman Framework
8 8 (21.62%) Change Control
8 8 (21.62%) Customer Engagement
8 8 (21.62%) Gantt Chart
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.11%) SQL
3 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.41%) VBScript
4 1 (2.70%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
2 9 (24.32%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (24.32%) ISEB
3 8 (21.62%) PMI Certification
3 8 (21.62%) PMP
4 6 (16.22%) CEH
4 6 (16.22%) CISSP
4 6 (16.22%) CompTIA Security+
4 6 (16.22%) Security+ Certification
5 5 (13.51%) MCSA
5 5 (13.51%) MCSE
5 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
6 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
6 3 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) GPG13
1 6 (16.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.70%) GCP
System Software
1 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.11%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (8.11%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (5.41%) Docker
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) SCCM
2 3 (8.11%) SCVMM
3 2 (5.41%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (5.41%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.41%) Puppet
3 2 (5.41%) SCDPM
4 1 (2.70%) Ansible
4 1 (2.70%) SCOM
4 1 (2.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
2 15 (40.54%) VMware
3 12 (32.43%) NetApp
4 9 (24.32%) Citrix
4 9 (24.32%) EMC
5 8 (21.62%) CheckPoint
5 8 (21.62%) ServiceNow
5 8 (21.62%) SolarWinds
6 5 (13.51%) HP
7 3 (8.11%) BMC
7 3 (8.11%) Cisco
7 3 (8.11%) IBM
8 2 (5.41%) 3PAR
8 2 (5.41%) Capita
8 2 (5.41%) Google
8 2 (5.41%) Juniper
8 2 (5.41%) Oracle
9 1 (2.70%) BT
9 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.70%) RedGate