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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 105 114 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 -  
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 14 23 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.78% 0.98% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.60% 10.95% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 0
Median salary £49,250 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.19% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  

IaaS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Cloud Computing Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 212 210 108
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 11.76% 8.92% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 163 162 86
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,350 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £72,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing IaaS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IaaS in Birmingham

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 38 (88.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (62.79%) PaaS
3 24 (55.81%) TOGAF
3 24 (55.81%) Presales
3 24 (55.81%) Data Centre
4 23 (53.49%) IT Strategy
4 23 (53.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (53.49%) Service Delivery
4 23 (53.49%) Finance
4 23 (53.49%) VMware
5 22 (51.16%) Software Engineering
5 22 (51.16%) ITIL
5 22 (51.16%) Continuous Improvement
5 22 (51.16%) Virtual Machines
6 21 (48.84%) Line Management
6 21 (48.84%) SCVMM
6 21 (48.84%) Amazon AWS
6 21 (48.84%) Amazon EC2
6 21 (48.84%) MS Excel
6 21 (48.84%) PRINCE2
6 21 (48.84%) ISEB
6 21 (48.84%) Zachman Framework
6 21 (48.84%) Requirements Analysis
6 21 (48.84%) Technical Architecture
6 21 (48.84%) Degree
6 21 (48.84%) Computer Science
7 20 (46.51%) Project Management
7 20 (46.51%) Publishing
7 20 (46.51%) Service Management
7 20 (46.51%) Citrix

IaaS
Top Related 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 8 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (18.60%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (48.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 38 (88.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (62.79%) PaaS
3 21 (48.84%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (48.84%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (30.23%) Office 365
5 7 (16.28%) SaaS
6 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) DHCP
1 1 (2.33%) DNS
1 1 (2.33%) Intranet
1 1 (2.33%) SAN
1 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (46.51%) DB2
1 20 (46.51%) MySQL
1 20 (46.51%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (53.49%) Finance
2 20 (46.51%) Publishing
3 18 (41.86%) Retail
4 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (62.79%) Architect
2 21 (48.84%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (20.93%) Cloud Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (18.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Messaging Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Messaging Support
4 8 (18.60%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Support Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Data Centre Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Data Architect
6 3 (6.98%) IT Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Chief Technology Officer
7 2 (4.65%) Service Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Storage Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Principal Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 24 (55.81%) Data Centre
2 21 (48.84%) Computer Science
3 20 (46.51%) CMDB
4 2 (4.65%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
1 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
1 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) Presales
1 24 (55.81%) TOGAF
2 23 (53.49%) IT Strategy
2 23 (53.49%) Service Delivery
3 22 (51.16%) Continuous Improvement
3 22 (51.16%) ITIL
3 22 (51.16%) Software Engineering
4 21 (48.84%) Line Management
4 21 (48.84%) PRINCE2
4 21 (48.84%) Requirements Analysis
4 21 (48.84%) Technical Architecture
4 21 (48.84%) Zachman Framework
5 20 (46.51%) Capacity Planning
5 20 (46.51%) Gantt Chart
5 20 (46.51%) IT Governance
5 20 (46.51%) ITIL V3
5 20 (46.51%) Project Management
5 20 (46.51%) Service Management
6 17 (39.53%) Business Development
6 17 (39.53%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 20 (46.51%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (48.84%) Degree
1 21 (48.84%) ISEB
2 20 (46.51%) PMI Certification
2 20 (46.51%) PMP
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.33%) MCSD
4 1 (2.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (53.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (51.16%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 21 (48.84%) SCVMM
2 2 (4.65%) SCOM
3 1 (2.33%) SCCM
3 1 (2.33%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 23 (53.49%) VMware
2 20 (46.51%) BMC
2 20 (46.51%) CheckPoint
2 20 (46.51%) Cisco
2 20 (46.51%) Citrix
2 20 (46.51%) EMC
2 20 (46.51%) HP
2 20 (46.51%) IBM
2 20 (46.51%) Juniper
2 20 (46.51%) NetApp
2 20 (46.51%) Oracle
3 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat