Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 129 183
Rank change year-on-year -18 +54 +5
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 14 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.53% 0.63% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.05% 5.79% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 2
Cheshire median annual salary £48,750 £39,500 £55,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.42% -29.15% -
10th Percentile £35,300 £32,500 £38,525
90th Percentile £63,250 £47,500 £73,575
North West median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% - +0.46%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 346 242 265
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 13.20% 10.91% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 292 202 218
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,275 £26,600
90th Percentile £68,750 £55,000 £57,875
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Cheshire

IaaS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for IaaS in Cheshire

IaaS
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in Cheshire over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for IaaS in Cheshire

IaaS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 7 £60,000 -
Chester - 2 £43,750 -
Northwich +2 1 £50,000 +9.89% 1
Ellesmere Port - 1 £50,000 -
IaaS
North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) MCSE
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (35.71%) SaaS
3 5 (35.71%) PaaS
3 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
3 5 (35.71%) Retail
3 5 (35.71%) Unix
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (21.43%) Office 365
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (21.43%) Advertising
5 3 (21.43%) Service Management
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle
5 3 (21.43%) SAP
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
6 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
6 2 (14.29%) Line Management
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 1 (7.14%) Break/Fix
7 1 (7.14%) Mentoring

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (7.14%) SAP EP
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (35.71%) PaaS
2 5 (35.71%) SaaS
3 3 (21.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (7.14%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) Ingres
2 1 (7.14%) MariaDB
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Composer
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (35.71%) Retail
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 3 (21.43%) Advertising
4 1 (7.14%) Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Risk Officer
2 2 (14.29%) Security Officer
2 2 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Database Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Open Source Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.14%) JSON
1 1 (7.14%) JSON Schema
1 1 (7.14%) REST
1 1 (7.14%) RESTful
1 1 (7.14%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) FMCG
2 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Unix
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) Line Management
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Break/Fix
5 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.14%) Change Control
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) IT Governance
5 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Microservices
5 1 (7.14%) Open Source
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
5 1 (7.14%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 4 (28.57%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) MCSE
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CISA
2 1 (7.14%) CISSP
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
1 1 (7.14%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
4 1 (7.14%) Sybase
4 1 (7.14%) Teradata
4 1 (7.14%) Veeam
Northwich
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago