Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 121 140
Rank change year-on-year +19 +19 +1
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 10 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.76% 0.29% 0.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.54% 3.27% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 6
Kent median annual salary £46,250 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.82% -22.73% -
10th Percentile £35,750 £38,750 £50,625
90th Percentile £64,000 £57,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £56,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +1.77% +2.73%

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 Kent with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 153 153 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 11.56% 8.95% 11.10%
Number of salaries quoted 122 140 236
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -18.78%
10th Percentile £22,625 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £61,250 £63,125
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Kent

IaaS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for IaaS in Kent

IaaS
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in Kent over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IaaS in Kent

IaaS
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Kent region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Sittingbourne - 5 £37,500 -
Maidstone - 3 £57,500 -
IaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Kent region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (70.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) WAN
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) VPN
5 4 (40.00%) Project Management
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (40.00%) VMware
5 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (40.00%) Network Management
5 4 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (40.00%) Office 365
5 4 (40.00%) VLAN
5 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco
6 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (20.00%) SAN
7 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
7 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (20.00%) VoIP
7 2 (20.00%) .NET
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (20.00%) PaaS
3 2 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) LAN
1 7 (70.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) VLAN
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 4 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (20.00%) SAN
3 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Administrator
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) IT Administrator
1 4 (40.00%) Network Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Network Management
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
1 4 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCSA
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (10.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Mitel