Period
to 25 October 2021

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 October 2021 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 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 175 110 182
Rank change year-on-year -65 +72 +70
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 59 16 89
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.07% 0.89% 1.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.32% 2.17% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 54
10th Percentile £45,000 £34,700 "
25th Percentile £52,500 £42,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,250 £45,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +23.63% -17.27% -8.33%
75th Percentile £67,375 £52,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £86,500 £65,000 £82,125
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -

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 1,775 738 2,083
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 32.08% 41.23% 30.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,216 608 1,576
10th Percentile £25,923 £28,850 £27,875
25th Percentile £34,188 £37,313 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £47,500 £47,750
Median % change year-on-year +1.05% -0.52% -4.50%
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £91,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing IaaS as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing IaaS in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 October 2021.

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 October 2021. 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 -28 40 £55,000 - 4
Hertfordshire -58 15 £66,000 +60.98% 9
Essex -18 1 £45,000 - 2
Bedfordshire -21 1 £70,000 +7.69%
Suffolk - 1 £75,000 - 2
IaaS
England

For the 6 months to 25 October 2021, 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 40 (67.80%) PaaS
2 34 (57.63%) Azure
3 32 (54.24%) SaaS
4 28 (47.46%) AWS
5 27 (45.76%) Microsoft
6 21 (35.59%) Public Cloud
7 18 (30.51%) Active Directory
7 18 (30.51%) PowerShell
8 16 (27.12%) Degree
9 14 (23.73%) C++
9 14 (23.73%) SQL
9 14 (23.73%) Web Services
10 13 (22.03%) DNS
10 13 (22.03%) Linux
10 13 (22.03%) SDLC
11 12 (20.34%) Computer Science Degree
11 12 (20.34%) HTTP
11 12 (20.34%) Unix
11 12 (20.34%) C
11 12 (20.34%) Cisco
11 12 (20.34%) Computer Science
11 12 (20.34%) Computer Security
11 12 (20.34%) Social Skills
12 11 (18.64%) VMware
12 11 (18.64%) Firewall
12 11 (18.64%) Azure Active Directory
12 11 (18.64%) Docker
12 11 (18.64%) Microsoft 365
13 10 (16.95%) OneDrive
13 10 (16.95%) Kubernetes

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 9 (15.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.39%) IIS
3 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 40 (67.80%) PaaS
2 34 (57.63%) Azure
3 32 (54.24%) SaaS
4 28 (47.46%) AWS
5 11 (18.64%) Azure Active Directory
5 11 (18.64%) Microsoft 365
6 10 (16.95%) OneDrive
7 9 (15.25%) iPaaS
8 5 (8.47%) Mimecast
9 3 (5.08%) GCP
10 2 (3.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (3.39%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (3.39%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (3.39%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (3.39%) Amazon S3
10 2 (3.39%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (3.39%) Azure Data Factory
10 2 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (3.39%) Power Platform
11 1 (1.69%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.03%) DNS
2 12 (20.34%) HTTP
3 11 (18.64%) Firewall
4 9 (15.25%) VPN
5 7 (11.86%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (10.17%) DHCP
6 6 (10.17%) SAN
6 6 (10.17%) WAN
7 5 (8.47%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (8.47%) VLAN
8 4 (6.78%) MPLS
9 3 (5.08%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (3.39%) LAN
11 1 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (1.69%) Network Security
11 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (3.39%) Amazon QuickSight
2 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.39%) HDInsight
2 2 (3.39%) Looker
2 2 (3.39%) Power BI
3 1 (1.69%) MySQL
3 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) GitLab
1 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (20.34%) Social Skills
2 5 (8.47%) Documentation Skills
3 4 (6.78%) Law
4 2 (3.39%) Finance
4 2 (3.39%) Police
5 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (49.15%) Architect
2 12 (20.34%) Principal Architect
3 10 (16.95%) Cloud Engineer
3 10 (16.95%) Integration Architect
4 9 (15.25%) Lead Architect
5 5 (8.47%) Cloud Consultant
5 5 (8.47%) Consultant
5 5 (8.47%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.78%) IT Manager
7 2 (3.39%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Azure Architect
7 2 (3.39%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Data Analytics Architect
7 2 (3.39%) Data Architect
7 2 (3.39%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.39%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.73%) Web Services
2 9 (15.25%) Kafka
3 2 (3.39%) LDAP
3 2 (3.39%) Node.js
4 1 (1.69%) .NET
4 1 (1.69%) JSON
4 1 (1.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (35.59%) Public Cloud
2 7 (11.86%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (5.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.69%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.69%) Clustering
4 1 (1.69%) CMDB
4 1 (1.69%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.69%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.69%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.69%) Replication
4 1 (1.69%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.03%) Linux
2 12 (20.34%) Unix
3 10 (16.95%) Windows
4 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2019
5 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (6.78%) VMS
6 4 (6.78%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.03%) SDLC
2 12 (20.34%) Computer Science
2 12 (20.34%) Computer Security
3 10 (16.95%) Strategic Roadmap
4 9 (15.25%) API Design
4 9 (15.25%) Software Engineering
5 8 (13.56%) Migration
6 7 (11.86%) DevOps
7 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.47%) Data Migration
9 4 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.78%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (5.08%) Analytics
10 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure as Code
10 3 (5.08%) Project Management
11 2 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (3.39%) Configuration Management
11 2 (3.39%) Data Security
11 2 (3.39%) ITIL
11 2 (3.39%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.51%) PowerShell
2 14 (23.73%) C++
2 14 (23.73%) SQL
3 12 (20.34%) C
4 4 (6.78%) Python
5 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.39%) Java
5 2 (3.39%) Perl
5 2 (3.39%) Ruby
6 1 (1.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (27.12%) Degree
2 12 (20.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (8.47%) CCNA
4 5 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (8.47%) VCP6
4 5 (8.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.69%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.69%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.69%) QA
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (30.51%) Active Directory
2 11 (18.64%) Docker
3 7 (11.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.69%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (16.95%) Kubernetes
2 7 (11.86%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 3 (5.08%) Ansible
3 3 (5.08%) Puppet
3 3 (5.08%) Terraform
4 2 (3.39%) Nagios
4 2 (3.39%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.69%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.69%) SCCM
5 1 (1.69%) SCOM
5 1 (1.69%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.69%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.69%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 27 (45.76%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.34%) Cisco
3 11 (18.64%) VMware
4 9 (15.25%) Confluent
4 9 (15.25%) MuleSoft
5 7 (11.86%) Aruba
6 6 (10.17%) Veeam
7 5 (8.47%) HP
7 5 (8.47%) NetApp
7 5 (8.47%) Nimble Storage
7 5 (8.47%) Sophos
8 4 (6.78%) Barracuda Networks
8 4 (6.78%) Meraki
8 4 (6.78%) Oracle
9 2 (3.39%) Citrix
9 2 (3.39%) Cloudera
9 2 (3.39%) Informatica
9 2 (3.39%) Intel
9 2 (3.39%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.39%) Splunk