Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 145 153
Rank change year-on-year -9 +8 +37
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 26 56 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.71% 1.36% 1.05%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.09% 10.20% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 31
Birmingham median annual salary £55,000 £51,410 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.98% +12.37% -8.50%
10th Percentile £40,500 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,750 £75,000 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +23.53% -15.00%

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 636 549 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.43% 13.31% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 416 370 285
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,974
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.70% -7.42%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,725 £26,550
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,765 £40,000
% change year-on-year -0.62% +6.91% -6.43%

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 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for IaaS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 22 (84.62%) PaaS
2 20 (76.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (61.54%) Presales
4 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
5 13 (50.00%) VMware
5 13 (50.00%) ITIL
6 12 (46.15%) Service Delivery
6 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (46.15%) TOGAF
6 12 (46.15%) Data Centre
7 10 (38.46%) Line Management
7 10 (38.46%) Firewall
7 10 (38.46%) NetApp
7 10 (38.46%) CRM
8 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
8 9 (34.62%) EMC
8 9 (34.62%) ISEB
8 9 (34.62%) Citrix
8 9 (34.62%) Project Management
8 9 (34.62%) Publishing
8 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
8 9 (34.62%) Zachman Framework
8 9 (34.62%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (34.62%) Technical Architecture
8 9 (34.62%) Degree
8 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
8 9 (34.62%) ITIL V3
8 9 (34.62%) Computer Science Degree
9 8 (30.77%) Gantt Chart
9 8 (30.77%) IT Strategy

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 (7.69%) CMS
1 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2000
1 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (84.62%) PaaS
2 20 (76.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (30.77%) SaaS
4 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (19.23%) Office 365
5 3 (11.54%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (11.54%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (7.69%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) DHCP
2 3 (11.54%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) VPN
4 1 (3.85%) NaaS
4 1 (3.85%) NAS
4 1 (3.85%) Network Security
4 1 (3.85%) SAN
4 1 (3.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) DB2
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
1 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) Chocolatey
General
1 9 (34.62%) Publishing
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Architect
2 14 (53.85%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Security Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Security Solutions Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Dynamics AX Architect
4 3 (11.54%) ERP Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Azure Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Lead Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Information Security Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
1 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
3 8 (30.77%) CMDB
4 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
5 2 (7.69%) Clustering
5 2 (7.69%) Tandem
6 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
4 2 (7.69%) Windows 2000
4 2 (7.69%) Windows NT
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Presales
2 13 (50.00%) ITIL
3 12 (46.15%) Service Delivery
3 12 (46.15%) TOGAF
4 10 (38.46%) CRM
4 10 (38.46%) Line Management
5 9 (34.62%) ITIL V3
5 9 (34.62%) Project Management
5 9 (34.62%) Requirements Analysis
5 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
5 9 (34.62%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (34.62%) Zachman Framework
6 8 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (30.77%) Gantt Chart
6 8 (30.77%) IT Governance
6 8 (30.77%) IT Strategy
6 8 (30.77%) PRINCE2
6 8 (30.77%) Service Management
7 7 (26.92%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.85%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Computer Science Degree
1 9 (34.62%) Degree
1 9 (34.62%) ISEB
2 8 (30.77%) PMI Certification
2 8 (30.77%) PMP
3 5 (19.23%) CEH
3 5 (19.23%) CISSP
3 5 (19.23%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (7.69%) MCSA
4 2 (7.69%) MCSE
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) VCP5
5 1 (3.85%) VCP6
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) GPG13
1 5 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
3 4 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) SCDPM
2 1 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 13 (50.00%) VMware
3 10 (38.46%) NetApp
4 9 (34.62%) Citrix
4 9 (34.62%) EMC
5 7 (26.92%) CheckPoint
6 5 (19.23%) HP
7 4 (15.38%) Cisco
8 3 (11.54%) BMC
8 3 (11.54%) Capita
8 3 (11.54%) IBM
9 2 (7.69%) Google
9 2 (7.69%) Juniper
9 2 (7.69%) Oracle
9 2 (7.69%) Sitecore
10 1 (3.85%) 3PAR
10 1 (3.85%) Dell
10 1 (3.85%) Veritas
10 1 (3.85%) WatchGuard