Period
to 19 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 19 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 101 99 193
Rank change year-on-year -2 +94 +24
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 68 103 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.31% 2.64% 0.65%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.01% 10.39% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 67 109 28
Leeds median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% -21.43%
10th Percentile £39,300 £42,315 £41,700
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% -21.43%

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 Leeds with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 970 991 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 32.89% 25.38% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 820 863 565
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £29,975 £30,000 £27,200
90th Percentile £70,231 £70,000 £65,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +5.88%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Leeds

IaaS
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for IaaS in Leeds

IaaS
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in Leeds over the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

Salary histogram for IaaS in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Leeds region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 45 (66.18%) Azure
2 40 (58.82%) DevOps
3 39 (57.35%) AWS
4 36 (52.94%) PaaS
5 32 (47.06%) Finance
6 28 (41.18%) Docker
7 25 (36.76%) GCP
7 25 (36.76%) Web Services
8 24 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (33.82%) SaaS
10 20 (29.41%) Jenkins
10 20 (29.41%) Google
10 20 (29.41%) Linux
10 20 (29.41%) Microsoft
11 19 (27.94%) Maven
12 18 (26.47%) Terraform
13 17 (25.00%) Rancher
13 17 (25.00%) Prometheus
13 17 (25.00%) Kubernetes
13 17 (25.00%) AWS Certification
13 17 (25.00%) Rackspace
13 17 (25.00%) Git (software)
13 17 (25.00%) Windows
14 16 (23.53%) Active Directory
15 15 (22.06%) Data Centre
16 12 (17.65%) PowerShell
16 12 (17.65%) Migration
17 11 (16.18%) Windows Server
18 9 (13.24%) Azure Active Directory
18 9 (13.24%) Change Management

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (5.88%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.41%) IIS
4 2 (2.94%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (2.94%) Confluence
4 2 (2.94%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 45 (66.18%) Azure
2 39 (57.35%) AWS
3 36 (52.94%) PaaS
4 25 (36.76%) GCP
5 23 (33.82%) SaaS
6 9 (13.24%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (2.94%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (2.94%) Serverless
7 2 (2.94%) Slack
8 1 (1.47%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.24%) LAN
1 9 (13.24%) WAN
2 8 (11.76%) Firewall
2 8 (11.76%) VoIP
3 7 (10.29%) DNS
4 5 (7.35%) VPN
4 5 (7.35%) Wireless
5 4 (5.88%) DHCP
5 4 (5.88%) MPLS
6 2 (2.94%) Network Security
7 1 (1.47%) BGP
7 1 (1.47%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.47%) HTTP
7 1 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.47%) NX-OS
7 1 (1.47%) OSPF
7 1 (1.47%) SNMP
7 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.47%) VLAN
7 1 (1.47%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.94%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 20 (29.41%) Jenkins
2 19 (27.94%) Maven
3 17 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.35%) JIRA
5 4 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.94%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.94%) CircleCI
6 2 (2.94%) Codeship
6 2 (2.94%) IntelliJ
6 2 (2.94%) Mockito
6 2 (2.94%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (47.06%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Legal
2 4 (5.88%) Public Sector
3 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.94%) Banking
4 2 (2.94%) Retail
4 2 (2.94%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (33.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (13.24%) Architect
2 9 (13.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (10.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (7.35%) AWS Engineer
4 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (7.35%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.35%) Security Specialist
5 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (4.41%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (4.41%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) Cloud Consultant
6 3 (4.41%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) Consultant
6 3 (4.41%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (36.76%) Web Services
2 5 (7.35%) JSON
3 4 (5.88%) .NET
3 4 (5.88%) LDAP
4 2 (2.94%) REST
4 2 (2.94%) Spring
4 2 (2.94%) Spring Boot
4 2 (2.94%) WireMock
5 1 (1.47%) .NET Core
5 1 (1.47%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.06%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.76%) Public Cloud
3 7 (10.29%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (7.35%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.94%) NHS
7 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.47%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (29.41%) Linux
2 17 (25.00%) Windows
3 11 (16.18%) Windows Server
4 7 (10.29%) Unix
5 2 (2.94%) AIX
5 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (58.82%) DevOps
2 24 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (17.65%) Migration
4 9 (13.24%) Change Management
4 9 (13.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 8 (11.76%) Project Management
6 7 (10.29%) IT Strategy
7 6 (8.82%) Data Management
7 6 (8.82%) High Availability
7 6 (8.82%) ITIL
7 6 (8.82%) Network Virtualisation
7 6 (8.82%) Project Delivery
8 5 (7.35%) PRINCE2
8 5 (7.35%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (5.88%) Microservices
9 4 (5.88%) Presales
9 4 (5.88%) Software Architecture
9 4 (5.88%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.35%) Python
3 4 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.41%) C#
4 3 (4.41%) Java
4 3 (4.41%) SQL
5 2 (2.94%) Perl
6 1 (1.47%) C++
6 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (25.00%) AWS Certification
2 4 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (4.41%) MCSE
3 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.47%) CCIE
4 1 (1.47%) CCNP
4 1 (1.47%) CISA
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.47%) CISM
4 1 (1.47%) CISSP
4 1 (1.47%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (1.47%) Degree
4 1 (1.47%) GIAC
4 1 (1.47%) ISACA
4 1 (1.47%) RHCE
4 1 (1.47%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (1.47%) ISO 31000
1 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.47%) PMO
System Software
1 28 (41.18%) Docker
2 16 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 6 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (4.41%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.94%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 18 (26.47%) Terraform
2 17 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 17 (25.00%) Prometheus
2 17 (25.00%) Rancher
3 3 (4.41%) Ansible
3 3 (4.41%) Puppet
4 2 (2.94%) CFEngine
4 2 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (29.41%) Google
1 20 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 17 (25.00%) Rackspace
3 5 (7.35%) Oracle
4 4 (5.88%) Cisco
4 4 (5.88%) Symantec
5 3 (4.41%) VMware
6 2 (2.94%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.94%) Blue Prism
6 2 (2.94%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.94%) UiPath
7 1 (1.47%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.47%) IBM