The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for IaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
England / South East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 249 301 390
Rank change year-on-year +52 +89  
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 157 140 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.07% 0.76% 0.45%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.50% 6.04% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 126 107 69
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,960 £40,700 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £73,250 £79,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,625 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -7.95% -  

IaaS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2415 2318 1831
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 16.50% 12.55% 8.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2058 2001 1408
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing IaaS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in the South East

IaaS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for IaaS in the South East

IaaS
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in the South East over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IaaS in the South East

IaaS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +7 40 £65,000 +8.33% 11
Oxfordshire +43 34 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Surrey +50 33 £70,000 -15.15% 5
Hampshire -13 18 £31,500 -40.00% 3
Buckinghamshire - 8 £57,500 - 2
Middlesex - 7 £65,000 - 1
Kent +15 6 £48,750 +14.70%
West Sussex - 6 £45,000 -
East Sussex +2 1 £56,000 -0.44%
IaaS
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 South East region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 193 (69.68%) PaaS
2 162 (58.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 159 (57.40%) Microsoft
4 149 (53.79%) Windows
5 144 (51.99%) Amazon AWS
6 115 (41.52%) Windows Server
7 102 (36.82%) Hyper-V
8 98 (35.38%) Active Directory
9 80 (28.88%) SaaS
10 78 (28.16%) DNS
11 76 (27.44%) Office 365
12 75 (27.08%) Windows Server 2012
13 67 (24.19%) DevOps
14 66 (23.83%) PowerShell
15 65 (23.47%) Agile Software Development
16 60 (21.66%) Linux
16 60 (21.66%) SCOM
17 59 (21.30%) ITIL
18 57 (20.58%) Identity Management
19 54 (19.49%) SCCM
19 54 (19.49%) Skype for Business
19 54 (19.49%) Skype
20 51 (18.41%) Puppet
21 50 (18.05%) VMware
22 46 (16.61%) SQL Server
23 45 (16.25%) VMware Infrastructure
24 44 (15.88%) DHCP
25 43 (15.52%) PBX
26 42 (15.16%) LDAP
27 41 (14.80%) PSTN

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 54 (19.49%) Skype for Business
2 22 (7.94%) OpenStack
3 17 (6.14%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.89%) Tomcat
5 7 (2.53%) Apache
5 7 (2.53%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (2.53%) Confluence
6 6 (2.17%) MS Exchange
7 4 (1.44%) IIS
8 3 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.72%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.36%) Jetty
10 1 (0.36%) OpenROAD
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 10 (3.61%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 193 (69.68%) PaaS
2 162 (58.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 144 (51.99%) Amazon AWS
4 80 (28.88%) SaaS
5 76 (27.44%) Office 365
6 22 (7.94%) Google Cloud Platform
7 14 (5.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 11 (3.97%) Amazon ELB
8 11 (3.97%) Amazon S3
8 11 (3.97%) Amazon SQS
9 10 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (2.89%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (2.17%) Akamai
12 5 (1.81%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (1.81%) G Suite
12 5 (1.81%) OpenShift
13 4 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (1.44%) Heroku
14 1 (0.36%) iTunes
14 1 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 78 (28.16%) DNS
2 54 (19.49%) Skype
3 44 (15.88%) DHCP
4 43 (15.52%) PBX
5 42 (15.16%) LDAP
6 41 (14.80%) PSTN
7 38 (13.72%) Kerberos
8 24 (8.66%) Firewall
8 24 (8.66%) SAN
8 24 (8.66%) WAN
9 23 (8.30%) LAN
10 16 (5.78%) Unified Communications
11 15 (5.42%) Internet
12 14 (5.05%) Network Security
13 8 (2.89%) VoIP
13 8 (2.89%) VPN
13 8 (2.89%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (1.44%) Ethernet
14 4 (1.44%) Extranet
14 4 (1.44%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (16.61%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.86%) MySQL
3 11 (3.97%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (3.25%) Azure SQL Database
5 9 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (2.53%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.44%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.08%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.72%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.72%) Ingres
10 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (9.03%) Jenkins
2 17 (6.14%) Vagrant
3 8 (2.89%) JIRA
4 6 (2.17%) Ant
4 6 (2.17%) Maven
4 6 (2.17%) TeamCity
4 6 (2.17%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.81%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.44%) Travis CI
7 2 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 20 (7.22%) Finance
2 15 (5.42%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.25%) Retail
4 6 (2.17%) Marketing
5 5 (1.81%) Legal
6 3 (1.08%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.72%) Games
8 1 (0.36%) Advertising
8 1 (0.36%) Automotive
8 1 (0.36%) Billing
8 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 65 (23.47%) Cloud Engineer
2 58 (20.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 39 (14.08%) Architect
4 33 (11.91%) DevOps Engineer
5 30 (10.83%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 28 (10.11%) Systems Engineer
7 25 (9.03%) Cloud Architect
8 22 (7.94%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 20 (7.22%) Consultant
9 20 (7.22%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 18 (6.50%) Microsoft Engineer
11 17 (6.14%) AWS Engineer
11 17 (6.14%) Azure Engineer
11 17 (6.14%) Solutions Architect
12 14 (5.05%) Analyst
13 13 (4.69%) Delivery Manager
14 12 (4.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 12 (4.33%) Cloud Consultant
14 12 (4.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 12 (4.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.61%) Web Services
2 9 (3.25%) .NET
3 6 (2.17%) LAMP
3 6 (2.17%) LAPP Stack
3 6 (2.17%) Middleware
3 6 (2.17%) Velocity
4 5 (1.81%) CSS
4 5 (1.81%) HTML
4 5 (1.81%) XHTML
4 5 (1.81%) XML
5 3 (1.08%) YAML
6 2 (0.72%) REST
7 1 (0.36%) J2EE
7 1 (0.36%) JSON
7 1 (0.36%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.55%) Data Centre
2 29 (10.47%) Private Cloud
3 27 (9.75%) PKI
4 26 (9.39%) Hybrid Cloud
5 25 (9.03%) Computer Science
6 22 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (6.14%) Public Cloud
8 14 (5.05%) BYOD
8 14 (5.05%) Greenfield Project
9 10 (3.61%) User Experience
10 6 (2.17%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.81%) Virtual Team
12 4 (1.44%) Blog
13 3 (1.08%) Data Protection Act
13 3 (1.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 3 (1.08%) Fintech
14 2 (0.72%) e-Health
14 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
14 2 (0.72%) Fat Client
14 2 (0.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 149 (53.79%) Windows
2 115 (41.52%) Windows Server
3 75 (27.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 60 (21.66%) Linux
5 18 (6.50%) Mac OS X
6 17 (6.14%) Unix
7 15 (5.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (3.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (2.53%) CentOS
10 6 (2.17%) CoreOS
11 4 (1.44%) AIX
11 4 (1.44%) Windows 10
12 3 (1.08%) Solaris
13 2 (0.72%) VMS
14 1 (0.36%) Debian
14 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (24.19%) DevOps
2 65 (23.47%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (21.30%) ITIL
4 57 (20.58%) Identity Management
5 31 (11.19%) Configuration Management
6 26 (9.39%) Email Filtering
6 26 (9.39%) Kalman Filter
6 26 (9.39%) Patch Management
6 26 (9.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (9.03%) Migration
7 25 (9.03%) Task Automation
8 24 (8.66%) Project Management
9 23 (8.30%) Presales
10 22 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
11 21 (7.58%) Problem Management
12 18 (6.50%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (6.50%) IT Strategy
13 17 (6.14%) Service Design
14 16 (5.78%) High Availability
14 16 (5.78%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 66 (23.83%) PowerShell
2 40 (14.44%) SQL
3 39 (14.08%) Python
4 21 (7.58%) Bash Shell
5 20 (7.22%) Perl
6 16 (5.78%) PHP
7 12 (4.33%) Java
8 5 (1.81%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.81%) Ruby
8 5 (1.81%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.72%) C#
10 1 (0.36%) C++
10 1 (0.36%) R
10 1 (0.36%) Scala
Qualifications
1 32 (11.55%) Degree
2 25 (9.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (7.58%) Security Cleared
4 20 (7.22%) SC Cleared
5 10 (3.61%) MCSE
6 7 (2.53%) CCNA
6 7 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (2.17%) Master's Degree
7 6 (2.17%) MCSD
7 6 (2.17%) RHCA
8 4 (1.44%) CCA
8 4 (1.44%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (1.44%) MCSA
9 2 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.36%) CISSP
10 1 (0.36%) ISEB
10 1 (0.36%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.22%) SLA
2 6 (2.17%) QA
3 5 (1.81%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.36%) PMO
System Software
1 102 (36.82%) Hyper-V
2 98 (35.38%) Active Directory
3 45 (16.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (13.36%) Docker
5 6 (2.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 6 (2.17%) LXC
6 5 (1.81%) vCloud
6 5 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.81%) vSphere
7 3 (1.08%) KVM
7 3 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.72%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.72%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.36%) NFS
9 1 (0.36%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.36%) XenApp
9 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 60 (21.66%) SCOM
2 54 (19.49%) SCCM
3 51 (18.41%) Puppet
4 34 (12.27%) Ansible
5 27 (9.75%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (5.78%) Kubernetes
7 12 (4.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 11 (3.97%) Terraform
9 7 (2.53%) Mesos
10 6 (2.17%) Graphite
10 6 (2.17%) Icinga
10 6 (2.17%) Nagios
11 5 (1.81%) CloudForms
12 4 (1.44%) SCVMM
13 2 (0.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Intune
13 2 (0.72%) SCDPM
13 2 (0.72%) SCSM
14 1 (0.36%) cPanel
14 1 (0.36%) Salt
Vendors
1 159 (57.40%) Microsoft
2 50 (18.05%) VMware
3 27 (9.75%) Google
4 26 (9.39%) Red Hat
5 24 (8.66%) Cisco
6 22 (7.94%) Oracle
7 13 (4.69%) Citrix
8 7 (2.53%) Atlassian
9 6 (2.17%) HP
9 6 (2.17%) NetApp
9 6 (2.17%) New Relic
9 6 (2.17%) Rackspace
9 6 (2.17%) SaltStack
10 5 (1.81%) BMC
10 5 (1.81%) PlateSpin
11 4 (1.44%) Aruba
11 4 (1.44%) Mitel
11 4 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (1.08%) 3PAR
12 3 (1.08%) CenturyLink
Middlesex
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Empiric
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Cloudstream
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Empiric
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £75k per year + Car allowance & Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Java Source
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, great pension & corporate p
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Kingfisher IT Services
Salary: £negotiable dependent on exp. + benefits and bonus potential
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + flexible working + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Wokingham
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 11 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 19 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 19 days ago
Wokingham
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Foundation IT
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 27 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Competitive Market Salary + Full Company Benefits Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits + Car
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