Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 278 319 344
Rank change year-on-year +41 +25 +28
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 84 37 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.68% 0.29% 0.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.75% 2.63% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 87 20 12
East of England median annual salary £72,500 £51,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.16% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £39,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £99,250 £63,000 £72,275
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% -4.17% -

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 the East of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,242 1,406 1,316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.03% 11.19% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,832 1,161 1,091
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £46,924 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.88% +4.28% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing IaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in the East of England

IaaS
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for IaaS in the East of England

IaaS
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for IaaS in the East of England

IaaS
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the East of England region over the 6 months to 25 February 2018. 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
Cambridgeshire -35 20 £60,000 +34.83% 4
Hertfordshire -5 18 £60,000 +17.65%
Norfolk +36 17 £93,500 +70.00% 2
Bedfordshire - 12 £60,000 -
Suffolk - 10 £58,750 -
Essex - 6 £62,500 - 1
East Anglia - 1 £45,000 -
IaaS
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 East of England region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 60 (71.43%) PaaS
2 40 (47.62%) SaaS
2 40 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 35 (41.67%) Windows
4 33 (39.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 26 (30.95%) Active Directory
6 24 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
7 23 (27.38%) Data Centre
8 22 (26.19%) Firewall
9 20 (23.81%) Migration
10 18 (21.43%) VMware
10 18 (21.43%) Information Security
10 18 (21.43%) TOGAF
10 18 (21.43%) DNS
10 18 (21.43%) PowerShell
11 17 (20.24%) Office 365
12 16 (19.05%) Unix
12 16 (19.05%) IT Strategy
13 15 (17.86%) MS Exchange
13 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
13 15 (17.86%) High Availability
13 15 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (17.86%) Cloud Computing
14 14 (16.67%) Hyper-V
14 14 (16.67%) Supplier Management
14 14 (16.67%) Line Management
14 14 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
14 14 (16.67%) SQL
15 12 (14.29%) Finance
15 12 (14.29%) MCSE

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 15 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.19%) Confluence
5 1 (1.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (8.33%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (2.38%) assyst
2 2 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.19%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 60 (71.43%) PaaS
2 40 (47.62%) SaaS
3 33 (39.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
5 17 (20.24%) Office 365
6 15 (17.86%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (5.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (5.95%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (2.38%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (1.19%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 22 (26.19%) Firewall
2 18 (21.43%) DNS
3 9 (10.71%) Internet
4 8 (9.52%) SAN
4 8 (9.52%) SSL
4 8 (9.52%) WAN
5 7 (8.33%) LAN
5 7 (8.33%) VPN
6 6 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 5 (5.95%) Reverse Proxy
7 5 (5.95%) VLAN
8 3 (3.57%) VPLS
9 2 (2.38%) HTTP
10 1 (1.19%) BGP
10 1 (1.19%) DHCP
10 1 (1.19%) FTP
10 1 (1.19%) MPLS
10 1 (1.19%) SNMP
10 1 (1.19%) Wireless
10 1 (1.19%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.33%) Big Data
3 5 (5.95%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.95%) Power BI
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.38%) CouchDB
5 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.19%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.38%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.38%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.19%) JIRA
5 1 (1.19%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (14.29%) Finance
2 10 (11.90%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.33%) Retail
4 5 (5.95%) Billing
5 3 (3.57%) Marketing
6 2 (2.38%) Electronics
6 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (47.62%) Architect
2 17 (20.24%) Enterprise Architect
3 13 (15.48%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (13.10%) Cloud Architect
5 10 (11.90%) AWS Architect
5 10 (11.90%) Consultant
6 7 (8.33%) Lead Architect
6 7 (8.33%) Lead Enterprise Architect
7 6 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Cloud Consultant
7 6 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Consultant
7 6 (7.14%) Office 365 Consultant
8 5 (5.95%) AWS Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.95%) Azure Consultant
8 5 (5.95%) IT Manager
8 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Development Manager
9 4 (4.76%) Head of IT Infrastructure
9 4 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.29%) Web Services
2 10 (11.90%) Middleware
3 7 (8.33%) .NET
3 7 (8.33%) JSON
4 6 (7.14%) XML
5 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET
5 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (4.76%) REST
7 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (2.38%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.38%) CSS
8 2 (2.38%) HTML
8 2 (2.38%) HTML5
8 2 (2.38%) Kafka
8 2 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (2.38%) WCF
9 1 (1.19%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.19%) COM+
9 1 (1.19%) Entity Framework
9 1 (1.19%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.38%) Data Centre
2 14 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 12 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 12 (14.29%) Public Cloud
4 10 (11.90%) Mainframe
5 8 (9.52%) Blackberry
5 8 (9.52%) iPhone
6 7 (8.33%) User Experience
7 6 (7.14%) Replication
8 5 (5.95%) Algorithms
8 5 (5.95%) GPGPU
9 4 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (4.76%) Virtual Team
10 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
10 2 (2.38%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 35 (41.67%) Windows
2 16 (19.05%) Unix
3 11 (13.10%) Linux
4 10 (11.90%) Windows 7
5 9 (10.71%) Windows 8
6 8 (9.52%) Windows Phone
6 8 (9.52%) Windows Server
6 8 (9.52%) Windows Vista
6 8 (9.52%) Windows XP
7 7 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (5.95%) Mac OS
8 5 (5.95%) Mac OS X
8 5 (5.95%) Solaris
9 3 (3.57%) Windows 10
10 2 (2.38%) Android
10 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.81%) Migration
2 18 (21.43%) Information Security
2 18 (21.43%) TOGAF
3 16 (19.05%) IT Strategy
4 15 (17.86%) High Availability
5 14 (16.67%) Line Management
5 14 (16.67%) Supplier Management
6 12 (14.29%) Business Development
7 11 (13.10%) Presales
8 9 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (10.71%) CRM
8 9 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (10.71%) ITIL
9 7 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (8.33%) Customer-Centricity
10 6 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (7.14%) Service Management
11 5 (5.95%) Configuration Management
11 5 (5.95%) MVC
11 5 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 14 (16.67%) SQL
3 6 (7.14%) C
3 6 (7.14%) C#
3 6 (7.14%) Java
3 6 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (14.29%) Degree
2 12 (14.29%) MCSE
3 11 (13.10%) CCNA
3 11 (13.10%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.95%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (5.95%) Sun Certification
5 4 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (3.57%) MCITP
7 2 (2.38%) MCP
7 2 (2.38%) MCSA
7 2 (2.38%) MCSD
7 2 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.19%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (1.19%) CISA
8 1 (1.19%) CISM
8 1 (1.19%) CISSP
8 1 (1.19%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.19%) GDPR
1 1 (1.19%) MiFID
1 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 26 (30.95%) Active Directory
2 15 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.14%) Docker
5 5 (5.95%) LXC
5 5 (5.95%) Xen
6 4 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (2.38%) BitLocker
7 2 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (7.14%) Puppet
3 5 (5.95%) Grafana
3 5 (5.95%) Graphite
3 5 (5.95%) Graylog
3 5 (5.95%) Kibana
3 5 (5.95%) logstash
3 5 (5.95%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.76%) SCCM
5 2 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.19%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 40 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 18 (21.43%) VMware
3 9 (10.71%) SAP
4 7 (8.33%) hybris
4 7 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (8.33%) Splunk
5 6 (7.14%) Cisco
6 5 (5.95%) NetApp
7 4 (4.76%) Citrix
7 4 (4.76%) EMC
7 4 (4.76%) Google
7 4 (4.76%) Huawei
7 4 (4.76%) IBM
8 3 (3.57%) Alibaba
9 2 (2.38%) Ivanti
9 2 (2.38%) Veeam
10 1 (1.19%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.19%) HP
10 1 (1.19%) JD Edwards
10 1 (1.19%) Qualys