The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for IaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
UK / England
Rank 407 485 543
Rank change year-on-year +78 +58  
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 516 504 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.65% 0.52% 0.45%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.41% 4.64% 5.40%
Number of salaries quoted 381 354 308
Median salary £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £42,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  

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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 11693 10856 8191
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 14.65% 11.25% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9797 9148 6557
Median salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing IaaS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in England

IaaS
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for IaaS in England

IaaS
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IaaS in England

IaaS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +62 248 £68,750 -1.78% 34
South East +122 124 £55,000 -15.38% 14
Yorkshire +30 35 £50,000 -13.04% 5
West Midlands +11 29 £50,000 -15.96% 2
North West -21 28 £47,500 -13.63% 4
South West +12 26 £46,250 -15.90% 4
East of England +33 20 £47,500 -19.14% 4
East Midlands -21 4 £70,000 +40.00% 2
Midlands - 1 £70,000 -
IaaS
UK

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 England region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 705 (67.53%) PaaS
2 498 (47.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 436 (41.76%) Microsoft
4 405 (38.79%) Amazon AWS
5 404 (38.70%) SaaS
6 316 (30.27%) Windows
7 300 (28.74%) VMware
8 286 (27.39%) Agile Software Development
9 253 (24.23%) Linux
10 247 (23.66%) ITIL
11 245 (23.47%) VMware Infrastructure
12 228 (21.84%) Data Centre
13 220 (21.07%) MS Excel
14 217 (20.79%) Finance
15 208 (19.92%) SQL Server
16 203 (19.44%) Active Directory
17 201 (19.25%) DevOps
18 189 (18.10%) Oracle
19 188 (18.01%) SQL
20 182 (17.43%) Java
21 173 (16.57%) Windows Server
22 163 (15.61%) Degree
23 162 (15.52%) Presales
24 158 (15.13%) Hyper-V
24 158 (15.13%) Cisco
25 157 (15.04%) Office 365
26 137 (13.12%) PowerShell
27 130 (12.45%) CRM
28 129 (12.36%) Scrum
29 127 (12.16%) PRINCE2

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in 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 76 (7.28%) SharePoint
2 74 (7.09%) OpenStack
3 55 (5.27%) CMS
4 51 (4.89%) WebSphere
5 50 (4.79%) MS Exchange
6 44 (4.21%) Apache Solr
7 43 (4.12%) Apache
8 42 (4.02%) Tomcat
9 39 (3.74%) Skype for Business
10 38 (3.64%) IIS
11 22 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
11 22 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
12 17 (1.63%) Apache Spark
13 15 (1.44%) nginx
14 14 (1.34%) JBoss
15 13 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
16 12 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
16 12 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
17 9 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 9 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 220 (21.07%) MS Excel
2 45 (4.31%) MS Office
3 30 (2.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.096%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.096%) MS Project
4 1 (0.096%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (2.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.38%) SAP ERP
2 4 (0.38%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.19%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.19%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.096%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.096%) Maximo
4 1 (0.096%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.096%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 705 (67.53%) PaaS
2 498 (47.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 405 (38.79%) Amazon AWS
4 404 (38.70%) SaaS
5 157 (15.04%) Office 365
6 69 (6.61%) Cloud Computing
7 54 (5.17%) Google Cloud Platform
8 51 (4.89%) Amazon EC2
9 32 (3.07%) Google Analytics
10 22 (2.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 17 (1.63%) IBM Cloud
12 16 (1.53%) Amazon S3
12 16 (1.53%) Azure Active Directory
13 11 (1.05%) AWS CloudFormation
13 11 (1.05%) Bluemix
14 9 (0.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 7 (0.67%) Amazon ELB
15 7 (0.67%) Amazon SQS
15 7 (0.67%) Google App Engine
16 6 (0.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 120 (11.49%) DNS
1 120 (11.49%) Firewall
2 95 (9.10%) SAN
3 81 (7.76%) WAN
4 76 (7.28%) LAN
5 72 (6.90%) Internet
6 61 (5.84%) DHCP
7 41 (3.93%) VPN
8 38 (3.64%) Skype
9 36 (3.45%) LDAP
10 35 (3.35%) Network Security
11 32 (3.07%) MPLS
12 31 (2.97%) Kerberos
13 24 (2.30%) VoIP
14 22 (2.11%) TCP/IP
15 21 (2.01%) Wireless
16 20 (1.92%) Unified Communications
17 19 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
17 19 (1.82%) NetScaler
17 19 (1.82%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (19.92%) SQL Server
2 86 (8.24%) MySQL
3 69 (6.61%) Apache Cassandra
4 62 (5.94%) MongoDB
5 48 (4.60%) DB2
6 39 (3.74%) Relational Database
7 38 (3.64%) NoSQL
7 38 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 37 (3.54%) Big Data
9 34 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 32 (3.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 31 (2.97%) Hadoop
12 30 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
13 24 (2.30%) Amazon RDS
14 22 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
15 17 (1.63%) Azure SQL Database
15 17 (1.63%) Redis
15 17 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
16 15 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
16 15 (1.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 59 (5.65%) Jenkins
2 46 (4.41%) JIRA
3 40 (3.83%) Git (software)
4 22 (2.11%) Ant
4 22 (2.11%) Maven
4 22 (2.11%) Visual Studio
5 15 (1.44%) Subversion
5 15 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (1.44%) Vagrant
6 13 (1.25%) Gradle
6 13 (1.25%) Selenium
7 11 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (0.77%) Visual Studio Team System
9 7 (0.67%) TeamCity
10 6 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (0.57%) Grunt
11 5 (0.48%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.38%) Hudson
12 4 (0.38%) MSBuild
12 4 (0.38%) QARun
General
1 217 (20.79%) Finance
2 97 (9.29%) Retail
3 54 (5.17%) Telecoms
4 52 (4.98%) Marketing
5 43 (4.12%) Publishing
6 37 (3.54%) Banking
7 33 (3.16%) Legal
8 20 (1.92%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.34%) Multimedia
10 13 (1.25%) Games
11 11 (1.05%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.96%) Advertising
13 8 (0.77%) Corporate Banking
14 6 (0.57%) Electronics
15 5 (0.48%) Back Office
15 5 (0.48%) Investment Banking
16 3 (0.29%) Law
17 2 (0.19%) Billing
18 1 (0.096%) Music Industry
18 1 (0.096%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 282 (27.01%) Architect
2 136 (13.03%) Solutions Architect
3 118 (11.30%) Cloud Engineer
4 107 (10.25%) Cloud Architect
5 103 (9.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 82 (7.85%) Developer
7 65 (6.23%) Consultant
8 55 (5.27%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 55 (5.27%) DevOps Engineer
9 54 (5.17%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 54 (5.17%) Infrastructure Architect
10 43 (4.12%) Infrastructure Manager
11 39 (3.74%) Azure Architect
12 33 (3.16%) Author
12 33 (3.16%) Technical Author
12 33 (3.16%) Technical Developer
13 32 (3.07%) Systems Engineer
14 31 (2.97%) Analyst
14 31 (2.97%) Cloud Consultant
14 31 (2.97%) Data Centre Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (10.34%) Web Services
2 91 (8.72%) HTML
3 77 (7.38%) .NET
3 77 (7.38%) AngularJS
4 75 (7.18%) Node.js
5 68 (6.51%) CSS
6 67 (6.42%) Middleware
7 66 (6.32%) HTML5
8 36 (3.45%) REST
9 35 (3.35%) SOAP
10 28 (2.68%) LAMP
11 22 (2.11%) JSON
12 18 (1.72%) .NET Framework
12 18 (1.72%) LAPP Stack
13 17 (1.63%) ASP.NET
13 17 (1.63%) RESTful
14 15 (1.44%) jQuery
15 14 (1.34%) CSS3
15 14 (1.34%) XML
16 12 (1.15%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 228 (21.84%) Data Centre
2 117 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
2 117 (11.21%) Computer Science
3 97 (9.29%) Hybrid Cloud
4 72 (6.90%) Public Cloud
5 55 (5.27%) Private Cloud
6 43 (4.12%) CMDB
7 42 (4.02%) Management Information System
8 27 (2.59%) PKI
9 26 (2.49%) Virtual Team
10 25 (2.39%) Replication
11 24 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
12 23 (2.20%) Clustering
12 23 (2.20%) Driving Licence
13 21 (2.01%) Enterprise Cloud
14 20 (1.92%) Fintech
15 18 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
16 17 (1.63%) Data Protection Act
17 14 (1.34%) Internet of Things
18 13 (1.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 316 (30.27%) Windows
2 253 (24.23%) Linux
3 173 (16.57%) Windows Server
4 94 (9.00%) Unix
5 80 (7.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 54 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 49 (4.69%) Solaris
8 43 (4.12%) CentOS
9 34 (3.26%) OpenVMS
10 32 (3.07%) Windows Server 2008
11 23 (2.20%) Mac OS X
12 18 (1.72%) Android
12 18 (1.72%) Apple iOS
13 13 (1.25%) Fedora
13 13 (1.25%) Oracle Linux
14 10 (0.96%) Windows Phone
15 9 (0.86%) Ubuntu
16 8 (0.77%) Debian
16 8 (0.77%) VMS
16 8 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (27.39%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (23.66%) ITIL
3 201 (19.25%) DevOps
4 162 (15.52%) Presales
5 130 (12.45%) CRM
6 129 (12.36%) Scrum
7 127 (12.16%) PRINCE2
8 121 (11.59%) TOGAF
9 116 (11.11%) Service Management
10 113 (10.82%) Project Management
11 109 (10.44%) Continuous Improvement
12 101 (9.67%) IT Strategy
13 98 (9.39%) Migration
14 96 (9.20%) E-Commerce
15 93 (8.91%) Service Delivery
16 85 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
17 84 (8.05%) Open Source
18 83 (7.95%) ITIL V3
19 78 (7.47%) Software Engineering
20 77 (7.38%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 188 (18.01%) SQL
2 182 (17.43%) Java
3 137 (13.12%) PowerShell
4 99 (9.48%) Python
5 97 (9.29%) JavaScript
6 78 (7.47%) C#
7 67 (6.42%) PHP
8 50 (4.79%) Bash Shell
9 49 (4.69%) Ruby
10 38 (3.64%) Perl
11 24 (2.30%) T-SQL
12 21 (2.01%) Scala
13 14 (1.34%) Go
14 9 (0.86%) C
15 8 (0.77%) Shell Script
16 6 (0.57%) C++
16 6 (0.57%) Objective-C
16 6 (0.57%) R
17 3 (0.29%) Korn
18 2 (0.19%) AWK
Qualifications
1 163 (15.61%) Degree
2 70 (6.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 52 (4.98%) Cisco Certification
4 48 (4.60%) ISEB
5 44 (4.21%) PMI Certification
6 43 (4.12%) PMP
7 34 (3.26%) MCSE
8 28 (2.68%) CCNA
9 25 (2.39%) CCIE
9 25 (2.39%) Security Cleared
10 24 (2.30%) CISM
11 22 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
11 22 (2.11%) SC Cleared
12 21 (2.01%) CISSP
13 19 (1.82%) CCNP
14 17 (1.63%) MCSA
15 13 (1.25%) CISA
16 10 (0.96%) EMC Certification
17 9 (0.86%) RHCA
18 8 (0.77%) OCMJEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (6.51%) QA
2 48 (4.60%) SLA
3 47 (4.50%) PCI DSS
4 26 (2.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.86%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.48%) ISO 14001
7 4 (0.38%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.29%) GDPR
8 3 (0.29%) HIPAA
8 3 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.19%) COBIT
9 2 (0.19%) GCP
9 2 (0.19%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.096%) BS25999
10 1 (0.096%) COSO
10 1 (0.096%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.096%) PMO
System Software
1 245 (23.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 203 (19.44%) Active Directory
3 158 (15.13%) Hyper-V
4 82 (7.85%) Virtual Machines
5 73 (6.99%) Docker
6 44 (4.21%) vSphere
7 10 (0.96%) XenApp
8 9 (0.86%) vCloud
8 9 (0.86%) VMware ESX
8 9 (0.86%) Xen
9 8 (0.77%) KVM
9 8 (0.77%) VirtualBox
10 7 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 7 (0.67%) HDFS
10 7 (0.67%) Varnish
10 7 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (0.48%) Firmware
11 5 (0.48%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.38%) NFS
Systems Management
1 122 (11.69%) Puppet
2 112 (10.73%) Opscode Chef
3 70 (6.70%) Ansible
4 62 (5.94%) SCOM
5 53 (5.08%) SCCM
6 50 (4.79%) SCVMM
7 14 (1.34%) Kubernetes
8 12 (1.15%) Terraform
9 11 (1.05%) Control-M
9 11 (1.05%) Packer
9 11 (1.05%) ZABBIX
10 10 (0.96%) AirWatch
10 10 (0.96%) FortiGate
10 10 (0.96%) Salt
11 9 (0.86%) Microsoft Clustering
11 9 (0.86%) Nagios
12 7 (0.67%) vRealize
13 6 (0.57%) Mesos
14 5 (0.48%) SCOrch
14 5 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 436 (41.76%) Microsoft
2 300 (28.74%) VMware
3 189 (18.10%) Oracle
4 158 (15.13%) Cisco
5 113 (10.82%) Citrix
6 112 (10.73%) IBM
7 104 (9.96%) NetApp
8 102 (9.77%) Google
9 82 (7.85%) HP
10 81 (7.76%) Juniper
11 70 (6.70%) CheckPoint
12 62 (5.94%) EMC
13 59 (5.65%) BMC
14 48 (4.60%) hybris
15 47 (4.50%) Red Hat
16 46 (4.41%) ATG
17 44 (4.21%) Demandware
18 34 (3.26%) Splunk
19 32 (3.07%) Cognizant
20 19 (1.82%) Dell
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