Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 202 172 218
Rank change year-on-year -30 +46 +21
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 25 27 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.45% 0.58% 0.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.90% 5.30% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 16
Scotland median annual salary £58,000 £51,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.62% +21.18% +53.15%
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £31,875
90th Percentile £68,500 £97,375 £61,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% -4.17% -

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 Scotland with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 862 509 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.68% 10.91% 7.36%
Number of salaries quoted 563 352 273
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,074 £26,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Scotland

IaaS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for IaaS in Scotland

IaaS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in Scotland over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for IaaS in Scotland

IaaS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
Edinburgh -7 18 £62,500 -3.85% 4
Glasgow -40 6 £46,500 -9.71% 1
Falkirk - 1 - -
IaaS
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 19 (76.00%) PaaS
2 14 (56.00%) SaaS
2 14 (56.00%) DevOps
3 13 (52.00%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (40.00%) Mentoring
5 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (32.00%) Finance
6 8 (32.00%) Docker
7 7 (28.00%) Ansible
7 7 (28.00%) Tomcat
7 7 (28.00%) Python
8 6 (24.00%) JBoss
8 6 (24.00%) LAN
8 6 (24.00%) WAN
8 6 (24.00%) Java
8 6 (24.00%) Linux
8 6 (24.00%) Firewall
8 6 (24.00%) CCNP
8 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (24.00%) Puppet
8 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
8 6 (24.00%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (24.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
9 5 (20.00%) React
9 5 (20.00%) Telepresence
9 5 (20.00%) Presales

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 7 (28.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (24.00%) JBoss
3 2 (8.00%) Apache
3 2 (8.00%) IIS
3 2 (8.00%) SAS
4 1 (4.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (4.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 19 (76.00%) PaaS
2 14 (56.00%) SaaS
3 13 (52.00%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (16.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (12.00%) Office 365
8 1 (4.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Firewall
1 6 (24.00%) LAN
1 6 (24.00%) WAN
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 5 (20.00%) Network Security
2 5 (20.00%) Telepresence
2 5 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 5 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (4.00%) DHCP
3 1 (4.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (4.00%) HSRP
3 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.00%) LDAP
3 1 (4.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) TACACS
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (8.00%) DB2
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.00%) JIRA
4 1 (4.00%) Mocha
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Back Office
3 1 (4.00%) Law
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Architect
2 6 (24.00%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco Network Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco Solutions Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Network Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.00%) Head of Operations
7 1 (4.00%) Lead Network Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) JSP
1 5 (20.00%) React
1 5 (20.00%) Redux
1 5 (20.00%) RESTful
1 5 (20.00%) Spring
1 5 (20.00%) Web Services
2 4 (16.00%) Node.js
3 3 (12.00%) Spring MVC
4 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.00%) Chai
5 1 (4.00%) Ember.js
5 1 (4.00%) Enzyme
5 1 (4.00%) Java EE
5 1 (4.00%) jQuery
5 1 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) DataPower
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) PKI
3 1 (4.00%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Unix
3 3 (12.00%) Windows
4 2 (8.00%) AIX
4 2 (8.00%) HPUX
4 2 (8.00%) Solaris
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) DevOps
2 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (24.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (20.00%) Coaching
5 5 (20.00%) MVC
5 5 (20.00%) OO
5 5 (20.00%) Pair Programming
5 5 (20.00%) Presales
5 5 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 2 (8.00%) IT Strategy
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 2 (8.00%) Line Management
6 2 (8.00%) Microservices
6 2 (8.00%) Migration
6 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (28.00%) Python
3 6 (24.00%) Java
4 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (8.00%) ES6
5 2 (8.00%) Ruby
6 1 (4.00%) Perl
6 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) CCNP
1 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.00%) CCDP
3 4 (16.00%) AWS Certification
4 3 (12.00%) Degree
5 2 (8.00%) MCSE
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) GCP
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Docker
2 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.00%) VMware NSX
3 1 (4.00%) XenApp
3 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Ansible
2 6 (24.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (24.00%) Puppet
3 2 (8.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (8.00%) Tivoli
3 2 (8.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (4.00%) AppManager
4 1 (4.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco
2 4 (16.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.00%) Hitachi
4 2 (8.00%) Hortonworks
4 2 (8.00%) IBM
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.00%) Adobe
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) Veeam