Period
to 14 December 2018

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

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 141 126
Rank change year-on-year -1 -15 +28
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 14 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.55% 0.26% 0.48%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.87% 1.60% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 8
Edinburgh median annual salary £77,500 £60,250 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.63% -7.31% +30.00%
10th Percentile £73,750 £47,150 £46,400
90th Percentile £98,250 £68,875 £83,750
Scotland median annual salary £54,175 £46,250 £51,500
% change year-on-year +17.14% -10.19% +21.18%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 487 437 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 19.26% 16.47% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 283 293 147
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £68,750
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £44,705 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.19% +2.41%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Edinburgh

IaaS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for IaaS in Edinburgh

IaaS
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for IaaS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 11 (78.57%) SaaS
2 9 (64.29%) PaaS
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) HTTP
4 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) DevOps
4 5 (35.71%) Prototyping
5 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Cloud
5 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 4 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (28.57%) Creative Thinking
5 4 (28.57%) Threat Detection
5 4 (28.57%) Kibana
5 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 4 (28.57%) OAuth2
5 4 (28.57%) OpenID
5 4 (28.57%) Akamai
5 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
5 4 (28.57%) OAuth
5 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 4 (28.57%) nginx
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 4 (28.57%) Reverse Proxy
5 4 (28.57%) Fiddler
5 4 (28.57%) Change Management

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 4 (28.57%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 11 (78.57%) SaaS
2 9 (64.29%) PaaS
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (28.57%) Akamai
4 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
1 5 (35.71%) HTTP
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) Kerberos
2 4 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (28.57%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Fiddler
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Maven
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Technical Support
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Support
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Azure Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Head of Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) IT Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) OAuth
1 4 (28.57%) OAuth2
1 4 (28.57%) OpenID
1 4 (28.57%) SAML
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) DevOps
1 5 (35.71%) Prototyping
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Change Management
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 4 (28.57%) Creative Thinking
2 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 4 (28.57%) Threat Detection
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Microservices
3 2 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) Content Management
4 1 (7.14%) Decision-Making
4 1 (7.14%) Proactive Management
4 1 (7.14%) Thought Leadership
4 1 (7.14%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) COBIT
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Kibana
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco