Period
to 14 October 2019

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 14 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
England > East of England
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 179 248 291
Rank change year-on-year +69 +43 +41
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 99 85 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.43% 0.80% 0.57%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.70% 3.36% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 66 45 52
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -19.35%
10th Percentile £50,000 £43,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £80,625 £84,500 £74,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% -4.00%

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 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 2,106 2,531 1,964
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 30.42% 23.85% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,559 1,927 1,629
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,900 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +2.97%

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 14 October 2019.

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 14 October 2019. 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
Hertfordshire +34 32 £60,000 +4.35% 3
Cambridgeshire +59 27 £55,000 +2.33% 1
Suffolk +30 23 £62,500 -18.03% 6
Bedfordshire +15 11 £75,000 - 1
Essex +24 5 £43,000 -14.00%
IaaS
England

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, 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 76 (76.77%) PaaS
2 54 (54.55%) Azure
3 44 (44.44%) AWS
3 44 (44.44%) Linux
4 37 (37.37%) SaaS
5 36 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 35 (35.35%) Python
7 34 (34.34%) MySQL
8 28 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (25.25%) DevOps
10 22 (22.22%) HTTP
10 22 (22.22%) PowerShell
11 21 (21.21%) Puppet
11 21 (21.21%) LDAP
12 20 (20.20%) Windows
12 20 (20.20%) Perl
12 20 (20.20%) Java
12 20 (20.20%) CentOS
12 20 (20.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 19 (19.19%) Microservices
13 19 (19.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 19 (19.19%) ITIL
14 17 (17.17%) VPN
14 17 (17.17%) DNS
14 17 (17.17%) VMware
14 17 (17.17%) AWS CloudFormation
15 16 (16.16%) Ansible
15 16 (16.16%) Infrastructure as Code
15 16 (16.16%) LAN
15 16 (16.16%) Unix

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 16 (16.16%) OpenStack
2 13 (13.13%) Cloud Foundry
2 13 (13.13%) CloudStack
2 13 (13.13%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (13.13%) nginx
2 13 (13.13%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.05%) JBoss
3 5 (5.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.01%) CMS
5 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.01%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.01%) IIS
5 1 (1.01%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.01%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 76 (76.77%) PaaS
2 54 (54.55%) Azure
3 44 (44.44%) AWS
4 37 (37.37%) SaaS
5 17 (17.17%) AWS CloudFormation
6 14 (14.14%) GCP
7 13 (13.13%) DigitalOcean
7 13 (13.13%) Heroku
8 5 (5.05%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (5.05%) Office 365
9 4 (4.04%) Akamai
9 4 (4.04%) Azure Data Factory
9 4 (4.04%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (4.04%) Power Platform
10 2 (2.02%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 1 (1.01%) Apigee
11 1 (1.01%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (1.01%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (1.01%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 22 (22.22%) HTTP
2 17 (17.17%) DNS
2 17 (17.17%) VPN
3 16 (16.16%) LAN
4 14 (14.14%) WAN
5 10 (10.10%) SAN
6 9 (9.09%) Firewall
7 7 (7.07%) SMTP
7 7 (7.07%) SNMP
8 5 (5.05%) Internet
9 4 (4.04%) Network Security
9 4 (4.04%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (3.03%) BIG-IP
11 2 (2.02%) DHCP
11 2 (2.02%) Skype
11 2 (2.02%) TCP/IP
11 2 (2.02%) Wireless
12 1 (1.01%) HTTPS
12 1 (1.01%) Reverse Proxy
12 1 (1.01%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (34.34%) MySQL
2 13 (13.13%) Apache Cassandra
2 13 (13.13%) MongoDB
2 13 (13.13%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 8 (8.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (7.07%) MariaDB
6 4 (4.04%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.04%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (4.04%) Data Lake
6 4 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.04%) HDInsight
6 4 (4.04%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.04%) Power BI
6 4 (4.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.02%) Big Data
7 2 (2.02%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.01%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.01%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.01%) JMeter
2 1 (1.01%) Spinnaker
2 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (14.14%) Retail
2 6 (6.06%) Finance
3 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.01%) Marketing
3 1 (1.01%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 22 (22.22%) Architect
2 20 (20.20%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (14.14%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (13.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 13 (13.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 12 (12.12%) Technical Architect
6 10 (10.10%) Cloud Engineer
6 10 (10.10%) Consultant
6 10 (10.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (9.09%) Developer
8 8 (8.08%) Head of IT
8 8 (8.08%) Head of IT Security
8 8 (8.08%) Head of Security
9 7 (7.07%) Applications Developer
9 7 (7.07%) Applications Support
9 7 (7.07%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (6.06%) Software Consultant
11 4 (4.04%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 4 (4.04%) Software Team Leader
11 4 (4.04%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.21%) LDAP
2 14 (14.14%) OAuth
2 14 (14.14%) SAML
3 13 (13.13%) Kafka
3 13 (13.13%) LEMP Stack
3 13 (13.13%) OpenID
4 9 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (1.01%) .NET
5 1 (1.01%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.01%) EJB
5 1 (1.01%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (1.01%) HornetQ
5 1 (1.01%) Java EE
5 1 (1.01%) Java SE
5 1 (1.01%) JMS
5 1 (1.01%) JSON
5 1 (1.01%) RESTful
5 1 (1.01%) WebSockets
5 1 (1.01%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.13%) Renewable Energy
2 12 (12.12%) Hybrid Cloud
3 10 (10.10%) Public Cloud
4 9 (9.09%) Replication
5 7 (7.07%) Data Centre
5 7 (7.07%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (7.07%) Private Cloud
6 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.03%) Internet of Things
7 3 (3.03%) Smart City
8 2 (2.02%) e-Learning
8 2 (2.02%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.01%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.01%) Life Science
9 1 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 44 (44.44%) Linux
2 20 (20.20%) CentOS
2 20 (20.20%) Windows
3 19 (19.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (16.16%) Unix
5 13 (13.13%) Ubuntu
6 7 (7.07%) Debian
7 5 (5.05%) Windows Server
8 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (25.25%) DevOps
3 20 (20.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 19 (19.19%) ITIL
4 19 (19.19%) Microservices
5 16 (16.16%) High Availability
5 16 (16.16%) Infrastructure as Code
6 14 (14.14%) Secure Coding
6 14 (14.14%) Test Automation
7 13 (13.13%) Infrastructure Automation
7 13 (13.13%) Network Design
7 13 (13.13%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (13.13%) Runbook
7 13 (13.13%) Technical Leadership
7 13 (13.13%) Unit Testing
8 11 (11.11%) CRM
9 9 (9.09%) ERP
9 9 (9.09%) Information Security
9 9 (9.09%) SOA
10 8 (8.08%) Cryptography
Programming Languages
1 35 (35.35%) Python
2 22 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 20 (20.20%) Java
3 20 (20.20%) Perl
4 15 (15.15%) Bash Shell
4 15 (15.15%) SQL
5 14 (14.14%) Ruby
6 13 (13.13%) Go
7 3 (3.03%) C#
8 2 (2.02%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.01%) AWK
9 1 (1.01%) C
9 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (7.07%) LPIC
1 7 (7.07%) RHCE
1 7 (7.07%) RHCT
2 3 (3.03%) MCSE
2 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.02%) Degree
3 2 (2.02%) MCSA
3 2 (2.02%) TOGAF Certification
3 2 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.01%) CCNA
4 1 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.09%) GDPR
2 8 (8.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (7.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (4.04%) Data Quality
5 3 (3.03%) SLA
6 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 15 (15.15%) Docker
2 11 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.06%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.01%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 21 (21.21%) Puppet
2 16 (16.16%) Ansible
3 14 (14.14%) Kubernetes
3 14 (14.14%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (14.14%) Single Sign-On
4 13 (13.13%) Packer
4 13 (13.13%) Terraform
5 8 (8.08%) IBM Guardium
6 4 (4.04%) WSUS
7 2 (2.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 17 (17.17%) VMware
3 14 (14.14%) Red Hat
4 13 (13.13%) Rackspace
5 8 (8.08%) ForgeRock
5 8 (8.08%) Imperva
5 8 (8.08%) McAfee
5 8 (8.08%) Oracle
5 8 (8.08%) Symantec
5 8 (8.08%) Varonis
6 7 (7.07%) SAP
7 5 (5.05%) MuleSoft
8 3 (3.03%) Cisco
8 3 (3.03%) F5
8 3 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (2.02%) Avaya
9 2 (2.02%) Citrix
9 2 (2.02%) CommVault
9 2 (2.02%) hybris
9 2 (2.02%) Nimble Storage