Period
to 21 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 21 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 108 135 130
Rank change year-on-year +27 -5 -18
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 18 26 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.99% 1.13% 0.66%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.81% 5.63% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 16
Glasgow median annual salary £50,213 £49,375 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.70% -1.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £37,675 £36,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £63,500 £65,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £51,214 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -6.88% +10.00% +11.11%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 473 462 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 25.96% 20.05% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 344 300 144
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £30,075 £31,125 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Glasgow

IaaS
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for IaaS in Glasgow

IaaS
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in Glasgow over the 6 months to 21 August 2019.

Salary histogram for IaaS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 13 (72.22%) SaaS
1 13 (72.22%) Azure
2 12 (66.67%) PaaS
3 9 (50.00%) Office 365
4 8 (44.44%) AWS
5 7 (38.89%) Windows
5 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
6 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (33.33%) Firewall
6 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (27.78%) CASB
7 5 (27.78%) Degree
7 5 (27.78%) OneDrive
7 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
7 5 (27.78%) Data Security
7 5 (27.78%) Symantec
7 5 (27.78%) Cisco
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
7 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
7 5 (27.78%) LAN
7 5 (27.78%) WAN
8 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
8 4 (22.22%) Project Management
8 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
8 4 (22.22%) NEC
8 4 (22.22%) Six Sigma
8 4 (22.22%) Presales
8 4 (22.22%) VxBlock/Vblock

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Alfresco
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (72.22%) Azure
1 13 (72.22%) SaaS
2 12 (66.67%) PaaS
3 9 (50.00%) Office 365
4 8 (44.44%) AWS
5 5 (27.78%) OneDrive
6 2 (11.11%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 1 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) LAN
2 5 (27.78%) WAN
3 4 (22.22%) Skype
3 4 (22.22%) Unified Communications
4 2 (11.11%) Network Security
4 2 (11.11%) VPN
5 1 (5.56%) DHCP
5 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.56%) MariaDB
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Public Sector
2 1 (5.56%) Billing
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Local Government
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Cloud Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Security Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Security Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) IT Manager
5 2 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) IT Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.56%) React
2 1 (5.56%) RESTful
2 1 (5.56%) Spring
2 1 (5.56%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 4 (22.22%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 1 (5.56%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (27.78%) Data Security
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) Data Loss Prevention
3 4 (22.22%) Matrix Management
3 4 (22.22%) Presales
3 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 4 (22.22%) Project Delivery
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) Security Operations
3 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 4 (22.22%) Six Sigma
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) DevOps
4 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) CASB
2 2 (11.11%) Ansible
3 1 (5.56%) Puppet
3 1 (5.56%) SCCM
3 1 (5.56%) SCDPM
3 1 (5.56%) SCOM
3 1 (5.56%) SCOrch
3 1 (5.56%) SCSM
3 1 (5.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco
2 5 (27.78%) Symantec
3 4 (22.22%) NEC
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) Dell
5 1 (5.56%) EMC
5 1 (5.56%) Hortonworks
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat