Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 140 139
Rank change year-on-year -11 -1 +24
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 54 54 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.38% 1.38% 1.67%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.41% 8.10% 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 29 50 33
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -12.50% +26.32%
10th Percentile £32,500 £41,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,250 £72,500
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -20.00% +33.69%

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 842 667 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 21.56% 17.00% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 641 562 336
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,775 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +8.97%

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 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for IaaS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 42 (77.78%) PaaS
2 31 (57.41%) Presales
3 30 (55.56%) Data Centre
4 29 (53.70%) ITIL
5 28 (51.85%) Service Delivery
5 28 (51.85%) VMware
5 28 (51.85%) Technical Architecture
6 27 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
7 26 (48.15%) Continuous Improvement
7 26 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
7 26 (48.15%) TOGAF
8 25 (46.30%) Publishing
8 25 (46.30%) Zachman Framework
8 25 (46.30%) Degree
8 25 (46.30%) Service Management
8 25 (46.30%) Project Management
8 25 (46.30%) EMC
8 25 (46.30%) ISEB
8 25 (46.30%) Citrix
8 25 (46.30%) NetApp
8 25 (46.30%) PRINCE2
8 25 (46.30%) ITIL V3
8 25 (46.30%) Line Management
8 25 (46.30%) Self-Motivation
9 24 (44.44%) Due Diligence
9 24 (44.44%) IT Strategy
9 24 (44.44%) Computer Science Degree
9 24 (44.44%) Gantt Chart
9 24 (44.44%) PMP
9 24 (44.44%) PMI Certification

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 3 (5.56%) IIS
2 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) CMS
3 1 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (77.78%) PaaS
2 23 (42.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (9.26%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (9.26%) Office 365
4 5 (9.26%) SaaS
5 4 (7.41%) Azure Data Factory
5 4 (7.41%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 4 (7.41%) IBM Cloud
5 4 (7.41%) Serverless
6 2 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (3.70%) SoftLayer
7 1 (1.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.85%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (44.44%) Firewall
2 2 (3.70%) NAS
2 2 (3.70%) Network Security
2 2 (3.70%) SAN
3 1 (1.85%) DNS
3 1 (1.85%) Internet
3 1 (1.85%) SSL
3 1 (1.85%) VLAN
3 1 (1.85%) VoIP
3 1 (1.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) Power BI
1 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
1 8 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (9.26%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (9.26%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.41%) Big Data
3 4 (7.41%) Data Lake
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (5.56%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Git (software)
1 5 (9.26%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.85%) Chocolatey
2 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 25 (46.30%) Publishing
2 12 (22.22%) Finance
3 4 (7.41%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (68.52%) Architect
2 27 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (11.11%) Security Architect
3 6 (11.11%) Security Solutions Architect
4 5 (9.26%) Consultant
4 5 (9.26%) Developer
4 5 (9.26%) SQL Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Technical Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Analytics Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) Azure Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) Data Analytics Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) Data Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Data Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) Microsoft BI Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) Power BI Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) Tableau Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Database Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) .NET
1 3 (5.56%) .NET Framework
1 3 (5.56%) Web Services
1 3 (5.56%) XML
2 2 (3.70%) JSON
2 2 (3.70%) REST
2 2 (3.70%) SOAP
3 1 (1.85%) HTML
3 1 (1.85%) LDAP
3 1 (1.85%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 25 (46.30%) Self-Motivation
3 24 (44.44%) CMDB
3 24 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 24 (44.44%) Management Information System
4 7 (12.96%) Public Cloud
5 6 (11.11%) Private Cloud
6 4 (7.41%) Fintech
7 3 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
8 2 (3.70%) Reference Data
9 1 (1.85%) Blog
9 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) Windows
2 4 (7.41%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (57.41%) Presales
2 29 (53.70%) ITIL
3 28 (51.85%) Service Delivery
3 28 (51.85%) Technical Architecture
4 27 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
5 26 (48.15%) Continuous Improvement
5 26 (48.15%) TOGAF
6 25 (46.30%) ITIL V3
6 25 (46.30%) Line Management
6 25 (46.30%) PRINCE2
6 25 (46.30%) Project Management
6 25 (46.30%) Service Management
6 25 (46.30%) Zachman Framework
7 24 (44.44%) Due Diligence
7 24 (44.44%) Gantt Chart
7 24 (44.44%) IT Governance
7 24 (44.44%) IT Strategy
7 24 (44.44%) Requirements Analysis
7 24 (44.44%) Software Engineering
8 23 (42.59%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.07%) SQL
2 6 (11.11%) C#
3 4 (7.41%) U-SQL
4 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (46.30%) Degree
1 25 (46.30%) ISEB
2 24 (44.44%) Computer Science Degree
2 24 (44.44%) PMI Certification
2 24 (44.44%) PMP
3 22 (40.74%) CEH
3 22 (40.74%) CISSP
4 21 (38.89%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (1.85%) MCP
5 1 (1.85%) MCSA
5 1 (1.85%) MCSE
5 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.85%) OSCP
5 1 (1.85%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (40.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (38.89%) GPG13
3 7 (12.96%) GDPR
4 3 (5.56%) QA
4 3 (5.56%) SLA
5 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 19770
5 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (14.81%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (9.26%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.70%) Puppet
2 1 (1.85%) Ansible
2 1 (1.85%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.85%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (51.85%) VMware
2 25 (46.30%) Citrix
2 25 (46.30%) EMC
2 25 (46.30%) NetApp
3 21 (38.89%) CheckPoint
4 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
5 7 (12.96%) IBM
6 5 (9.26%) Google
7 4 (7.41%) Tableau
8 3 (5.56%) Dell
8 3 (5.56%) Veritas
9 2 (3.70%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.85%) BMC
10 1 (1.85%) Oracle
10 1 (1.85%) Sitecore
10 1 (1.85%) Snow