Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 294 228 291
Rank change year-on-year -66 +63 +89
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 106 199 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.69% 1.11% 0.73%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.24% 10.06% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 89 81 118
Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +25.68% -12.86%
10th Percentile £27,250 £41,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2498 1978 1391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 16.28% 11.06% 7.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2067 1485 1116
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £23,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £66,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,820 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.31% +3.64% +5.26%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in the Midlands

IaaS
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for IaaS in the Midlands

IaaS
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IaaS in the Midlands

IaaS
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 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
West Midlands -48 83 £48,750 -22.00% 11
East Midlands -3 20 £55,000 +10.00% 5
IaaS
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 Midlands region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 72 (67.92%) PaaS
2 66 (62.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 57 (53.77%) Microsoft
4 42 (39.62%) Amazon AWS
5 38 (35.85%) SaaS
6 36 (33.96%) Active Directory
7 30 (28.30%) ITIL
7 30 (28.30%) Office 365
8 28 (26.42%) SQL
9 26 (24.53%) Windows
10 25 (23.58%) VMware
11 24 (22.64%) PowerShell
12 23 (21.70%) SQL Server
12 23 (21.70%) Data Centre
13 22 (20.75%) Presales
13 22 (20.75%) NoSQL
13 22 (20.75%) Service Management
14 21 (19.81%) Firewall
15 20 (18.87%) IBM
15 20 (18.87%) JavaScript
15 20 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
15 20 (18.87%) TOGAF
15 20 (18.87%) Azure Active Directory
16 19 (17.92%) MongoDB
16 19 (17.92%) .NET
16 19 (17.92%) Finance
17 18 (16.98%) Migration
17 18 (16.98%) Service Delivery
17 18 (16.98%) C#
17 18 (16.98%) AngularJS

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 12 (11.32%) Skype for Business
2 5 (4.72%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.83%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.89%) IIS
4 2 (1.89%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.94%) Apache
5 1 (0.94%) Confluence
5 1 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.94%) JBoss
5 1 (0.94%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (8.49%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.89%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 72 (67.92%) PaaS
2 66 (62.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (39.62%) Amazon AWS
4 38 (35.85%) SaaS
5 30 (28.30%) Office 365
6 20 (18.87%) Azure Active Directory
7 16 (15.09%) Bluemix
7 16 (15.09%) IBM Cloud
8 5 (4.72%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (2.83%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (2.83%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (2.83%) Serverless
10 1 (0.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.94%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.94%) npm
10 1 (0.94%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.94%) Slack
10 1 (0.94%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 21 (19.81%) Firewall
2 15 (14.15%) Skype
2 15 (14.15%) VPN
3 11 (10.38%) WAN
4 10 (9.43%) DNS
5 8 (7.55%) BGP
6 7 (6.60%) DHCP
6 7 (6.60%) SSL
7 5 (4.72%) ICMP
7 5 (4.72%) Internet
7 5 (4.72%) IPv4
7 5 (4.72%) IPv6
7 5 (4.72%) LAN
7 5 (4.72%) Multicast
7 5 (4.72%) OSPF
7 5 (4.72%) TCP/IP
8 4 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (2.83%) Cisco ISE
9 3 (2.83%) Cisco Wireless
9 3 (2.83%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.70%) SQL Server
2 22 (20.75%) NoSQL
3 19 (17.92%) MongoDB
4 17 (16.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (15.09%) CouchDB
6 5 (4.72%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (3.77%) Big Data
8 3 (2.83%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.89%) DB2
9 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.89%) MySQL
9 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.94%) Redis
10 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (15.09%) JSUnit
2 8 (7.55%) Jenkins
3 7 (6.60%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.72%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.77%) Subversion
5 4 (3.77%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.83%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.94%) Burp Suite
8 1 (0.94%) GDB
8 1 (0.94%) Grunt
8 1 (0.94%) JIRA
8 1 (0.94%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.94%) Metasploit
8 1 (0.94%) sqlmap
General
1 19 (17.92%) Finance
2 9 (8.49%) Publishing
3 6 (5.66%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.72%) Retail
5 2 (1.89%) Marketing
6 1 (0.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 25 (23.58%) Architect
2 19 (17.92%) Solutions Architect
3 18 (16.98%) Developer
4 16 (15.09%) Consultant
5 12 (11.32%) Applications Developer
6 11 (10.38%) Cloud Architect
7 10 (9.43%) Analyst
7 10 (9.43%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 9 (8.49%) Azure Consultant
8 9 (8.49%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (7.55%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (7.55%) Senior Technical Analyst
9 8 (7.55%) Technical Analyst
10 7 (6.60%) Cloud Engineer
10 7 (6.60%) Graduate
10 7 (6.60%) Graduate Developer
10 7 (6.60%) Node.js Developer
10 7 (6.60%) Security Architect
10 7 (6.60%) Senior Applications Developer
10 7 (6.60%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (17.92%) .NET
2 18 (16.98%) AngularJS
3 17 (16.04%) CSS
3 17 (16.04%) Node.js
4 16 (15.09%) LESS
5 8 (7.55%) JSON
6 6 (5.66%) WAP
7 3 (2.83%) REST
8 2 (1.89%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.89%) SOAP
9 1 (0.94%) Angular 2
9 1 (0.94%) CSS3
9 1 (0.94%) Ember.js
9 1 (0.94%) HTML
9 1 (0.94%) HTML5
9 1 (0.94%) Middleware
9 1 (0.94%) OAuth
9 1 (0.94%) OpenID
9 1 (0.94%) React
9 1 (0.94%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.70%) Data Centre
2 16 (15.09%) User Experience
3 9 (8.49%) Computer Science
4 8 (7.55%) CMDB
4 8 (7.55%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (7.55%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (6.60%) Management Information System
5 7 (6.60%) PKI
6 6 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (5.66%) Private Cloud
7 5 (4.72%) Public Cloud
8 4 (3.77%) Cloud Native
9 3 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (2.83%) Internet of Things
9 3 (2.83%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.89%) Blog
10 2 (1.89%) Replication
10 2 (1.89%) Tandem
11 1 (0.94%) CESG
11 1 (0.94%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 26 (24.53%) Windows
2 14 (13.21%) Windows Server
3 12 (11.32%) Android
3 12 (11.32%) Apple iOS
3 12 (11.32%) Linux
4 7 (6.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (5.66%) Windows 10
6 4 (3.77%) Unix
7 1 (0.94%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.94%) VMS
7 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.30%) ITIL
2 22 (20.75%) Presales
2 22 (20.75%) Service Management
3 20 (18.87%) TOGAF
4 18 (16.98%) Migration
4 18 (16.98%) Service Delivery
5 17 (16.04%) Capacity Planning
6 15 (14.15%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (14.15%) Project Management
7 14 (13.21%) CRM
8 13 (12.26%) MVC
9 12 (11.32%) Android Development
9 12 (11.32%) iOS Development
9 12 (11.32%) Mobile Development
10 11 (10.38%) Information Security
11 10 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (9.43%) DevOps
11 10 (9.43%) IT Strategy
11 10 (9.43%) Technical Architecture
12 9 (8.49%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 28 (26.42%) SQL
2 24 (22.64%) PowerShell
3 20 (18.87%) JavaScript
4 18 (16.98%) C#
5 9 (8.49%) Bash Shell
6 5 (4.72%) Python
6 5 (4.72%) Ruby
7 4 (3.77%) Perl
8 2 (1.89%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.89%) VBScript
9 1 (0.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (13.21%) MCSA
3 13 (12.26%) MCSE
4 10 (9.43%) Degree
5 9 (8.49%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (8.49%) ISEB
6 8 (7.55%) CCIE
6 8 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (7.55%) PMI Certification
6 8 (7.55%) PMP
7 6 (5.66%) CEH
7 6 (5.66%) CISSP
7 6 (5.66%) CompTIA Security+
7 6 (5.66%) Security+ Certification
8 4 (3.77%) SC Cleared
8 4 (3.77%) Security Cleared
9 3 (2.83%) JNCIE
9 3 (2.83%) JNCIP
9 3 (2.83%) JNCIS
9 3 (2.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.66%) GPG13
3 2 (1.89%) HIPAA
3 2 (1.89%) SLA
4 1 (0.94%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.94%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.94%) GCP
4 1 (0.94%) NIST 800
System Software
1 36 (33.96%) Active Directory
2 20 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.49%) Hyper-V
4 8 (7.55%) Docker
5 3 (2.83%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.83%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.89%) vSphere
6 2 (1.89%) XenApp
6 2 (1.89%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 12 (11.32%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (8.49%) Puppet
2 9 (8.49%) SCCM
3 8 (7.55%) Ansible
4 4 (3.77%) SCOM
4 4 (3.77%) Terraform
5 3 (2.83%) SCVMM
5 3 (2.83%) SmoothWall
6 2 (1.89%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (1.89%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (1.89%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.89%) SCDPM
6 2 (1.89%) vRealize
7 1 (0.94%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.94%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.94%) logstash
7 1 (0.94%) Nmap
7 1 (0.94%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 57 (53.77%) Microsoft
2 25 (23.58%) VMware
3 20 (18.87%) IBM
4 13 (12.26%) SolarWinds
5 12 (11.32%) Cisco
5 12 (11.32%) NetApp
6 9 (8.49%) CheckPoint
6 9 (8.49%) Citrix
6 9 (8.49%) EMC
7 8 (7.55%) Oracle
7 8 (7.55%) ServiceNow
8 5 (4.72%) Juniper
9 4 (3.77%) Google
9 4 (3.77%) HP
9 4 (3.77%) Palo Alto
10 3 (2.83%) BMC
10 3 (2.83%) Capita
11 2 (1.89%) 3PAR
11 2 (1.89%) Cognos
11 2 (1.89%) Sybase