Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 294 316 419
Rank change year-on-year +22 +103 +84
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 291 299 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.95% 0.86% 0.58%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.15% 6.57% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 253 252 220
South East median annual salary £60,000 £57,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.80% -0.43% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,000 £41,250 £39,875
90th Percentile £83,750 £90,000 £77,500
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 South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 5646 4553 4145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.45% 13.13% 9.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4697 3846 3368
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,175
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
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 South East

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 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
Thames Valley +27 122 £57,500 -4.17% 9
Surrey +24 81 £67,500 +22.73% 3
Hampshire -19 61 £53,850 -6.35% 6
Berkshire -5 58 £56,250 -6.25% 4
Oxfordshire +46 57 £60,000 +26.32% 5
Kent +20 10 £46,250 +8.82% 1
Buckinghamshire +14 8 £57,500 -
East Sussex +2 7 £50,000 -21.88%
West Sussex -2 5 £51,500 -19.53%
Middlesex +14 3 £65,000 -16.13%
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 South East region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 175 (60.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 170 (58.42%) Microsoft
3 169 (58.08%) PaaS
4 117 (40.21%) Windows
5 114 (39.18%) Active Directory
6 110 (37.80%) Amazon AWS
7 100 (34.36%) Windows Server
8 93 (31.96%) SaaS
9 80 (27.49%) Hyper-V
10 74 (25.43%) Office 365
11 73 (25.09%) VMware
12 71 (24.40%) DNS
13 63 (21.65%) ITIL
13 63 (21.65%) DevOps
14 62 (21.31%) PowerShell
15 57 (19.59%) SQL
15 57 (19.59%) SQL Server
16 54 (18.56%) VMware Infrastructure
17 53 (18.21%) Agile Software Development
18 52 (17.87%) Data Centre
19 51 (17.53%) Puppet
20 44 (15.12%) SCCM
21 39 (13.40%) Linux
21 39 (13.40%) Firewall
22 35 (12.03%) Citrix
23 34 (11.68%) Configuration Management
24 33 (11.34%) SCOM
24 33 (11.34%) Windows Server 2012
25 32 (11.00%) Python
26 31 (10.65%) Microsoft Certification

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 30 (10.31%) SharePoint
2 23 (7.90%) Skype for Business
3 13 (4.47%) MS Exchange
4 10 (3.44%) OpenStack
5 9 (3.09%) IIS
6 8 (2.75%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.37%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.69%) Apache
9 2 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.69%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.34%) Confluence
10 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.34%) Jetty
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 175 (60.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 169 (58.08%) PaaS
3 110 (37.80%) Amazon AWS
4 93 (31.96%) SaaS
5 74 (25.43%) Office 365
6 21 (7.22%) AWS CloudFormation
7 20 (6.87%) Azure Active Directory
8 18 (6.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 13 (4.47%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (3.44%) Akamai
11 8 (2.75%) Mimecast
12 6 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (2.06%) Google Cloud Platform
13 5 (1.72%) Heroku
14 1 (0.34%) Amazon Glacier
14 1 (0.34%) Amazon S3
14 1 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
14 1 (0.34%) G Suite
14 1 (0.34%) GitHub
14 1 (0.34%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 71 (24.40%) DNS
2 39 (13.40%) Firewall
3 26 (8.93%) DHCP
4 22 (7.56%) LDAP
4 22 (7.56%) VPN
4 22 (7.56%) WAN
5 21 (7.22%) LAN
6 20 (6.87%) Kerberos
6 20 (6.87%) Skype
7 18 (6.19%) SAN
8 12 (4.12%) TCP/IP
9 11 (3.78%) PBX
9 11 (3.78%) VLAN
10 10 (3.44%) NetScaler
11 9 (3.09%) Network Security
11 9 (3.09%) PSTN
12 8 (2.75%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (2.06%) VoIP
14 5 (1.72%) BGP
14 5 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (19.59%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.90%) Azure SQL Database
3 20 (6.87%) Amazon RDS
4 11 (3.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (3.44%) NoSQL
6 8 (2.75%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (1.72%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.37%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (1.03%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.69%) Big Data
10 2 (0.69%) MySQL
10 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (7.22%) Jenkins
2 19 (6.53%) Visual Studio
3 14 (4.81%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.72%) Travis CI
5 3 (1.03%) Gradle
5 3 (1.03%) Maven
5 3 (1.03%) webpack
6 2 (0.69%) JIRA
6 2 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.34%) TestLink
7 1 (0.34%) TestRail
General
1 25 (8.59%) Finance
2 9 (3.09%) Retail
3 5 (1.72%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.03%) Banking
5 1 (0.34%) Automotive
5 1 (0.34%) French Language
5 1 (0.34%) Legal
5 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.34%) Military
Job Titles
1 47 (16.15%) Architect
2 31 (10.65%) Consultant
3 30 (10.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 29 (9.97%) Cloud Architect
5 27 (9.28%) Azure Engineer
6 24 (8.25%) Cloud Engineer
7 20 (6.87%) Analyst
7 20 (6.87%) Azure Architect
8 19 (6.53%) Administrator
8 19 (6.53%) IT Support
8 19 (6.53%) Service Manager
9 17 (5.84%) IT Administrator
9 17 (5.84%) Support Analyst
10 14 (4.81%) Development Manager
10 14 (4.81%) Infrastructure Manager
11 13 (4.47%) IT Systems Administrator
11 13 (4.47%) Systems Administrator
11 13 (4.47%) Systems Engineer
12 12 (4.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 12 (4.12%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.59%) .NET
2 9 (3.09%) Middleware
3 7 (2.41%) Web Services
4 4 (1.37%) JSON
4 4 (1.37%) Kafka
4 4 (1.37%) Node.js
5 3 (1.03%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.03%) J2EE
5 3 (1.03%) React
5 3 (1.03%) Sass
6 2 (0.69%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.69%) HTML
6 2 (0.69%) HTML5
6 2 (0.69%) LAMP
6 2 (0.69%) RESTful
6 2 (0.69%) SOAP
7 1 (0.34%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (0.34%) jQuery
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.34%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (17.87%) Data Centre
2 24 (8.25%) Public Cloud
3 21 (7.22%) PKI
4 15 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (4.81%) Clustering
5 14 (4.81%) Hybrid Cloud
5 14 (4.81%) User Experience
6 10 (3.44%) Private Cloud
7 8 (2.75%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (2.75%) PDA
8 7 (2.41%) CMDB
9 6 (2.06%) BYOD
10 5 (1.72%) Replication
11 4 (1.37%) Virtual Team
12 3 (1.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 3 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (1.03%) iPad
12 3 (1.03%) Smartphone
12 3 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (0.69%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 117 (40.21%) Windows
2 100 (34.36%) Windows Server
3 39 (13.40%) Linux
4 33 (11.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (8.25%) Windows 10
7 14 (4.81%) Windows 7
8 10 (3.44%) Unix
9 4 (1.37%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.03%) CentOS
10 3 (1.03%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.69%) Android
12 1 (0.34%) AIX
12 1 (0.34%) Debian
12 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (21.65%) DevOps
1 63 (21.65%) ITIL
2 53 (18.21%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (11.68%) Configuration Management
4 27 (9.28%) Identity Management
4 27 (9.28%) Problem Management
5 26 (8.93%) Information Security
6 22 (7.56%) Migration
7 21 (7.22%) Analytics
8 19 (6.53%) Cybersecurity
8 19 (6.53%) Load Balancing
8 19 (6.53%) Penetration Testing
8 19 (6.53%) Server Building
8 19 (6.53%) Service Design
9 18 (6.19%) Microservices
9 18 (6.19%) Risk Management
9 18 (6.19%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (5.84%) Incident Management
10 17 (5.84%) Kalman Filter
10 17 (5.84%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 62 (21.31%) PowerShell
2 57 (19.59%) SQL
3 32 (11.00%) Python
4 27 (9.28%) Bash Shell
4 27 (9.28%) Java
5 24 (8.25%) Perl
6 22 (7.56%) PHP
7 4 (1.37%) C#
7 4 (1.37%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.37%) Ruby
8 2 (0.69%) ES6
8 2 (0.69%) Groovy
8 2 (0.69%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.69%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.34%) C
9 1 (0.34%) C++
9 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.34%) R
9 1 (0.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (10.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (6.53%) MCSD
3 15 (5.15%) Degree
4 9 (3.09%) MCSE
5 6 (2.06%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.06%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.72%) MCSA
7 4 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.03%) CCDA
8 3 (1.03%) CCNP
8 3 (1.03%) CISM
8 3 (1.03%) CISSP
8 3 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.34%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (0.34%) CCNA
9 1 (0.34%) CCSP
9 1 (0.34%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.53%) SLA
2 14 (4.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.41%) COBIT
4 4 (1.37%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (0.69%) QA
7 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.34%) GDPR
7 1 (0.34%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.34%) PMO
System Software
1 114 (39.18%) Active Directory
2 80 (27.49%) Hyper-V
3 54 (18.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (8.59%) Docker
5 14 (4.81%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (3.09%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (3.09%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (2.75%) vCloud
8 6 (2.06%) vSphere
9 4 (1.37%) XenDesktop
10 3 (1.03%) NFS
10 3 (1.03%) Sendmail
10 3 (1.03%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.69%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.69%) XenServer
12 1 (0.34%) KVM
12 1 (0.34%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 51 (17.53%) Puppet
2 44 (15.12%) SCCM
3 33 (11.34%) SCOM
4 28 (9.62%) Opscode Chef
5 27 (9.28%) Ansible
6 23 (7.90%) Terraform
7 13 (4.47%) Kubernetes
8 7 (2.41%) SCDPM
9 6 (2.06%) SCVMM
10 5 (1.72%) Microsoft Intune
11 3 (1.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 3 (1.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Clustering
12 2 (0.69%) PowerCLI
12 2 (0.69%) Prometheus
12 2 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.69%) vCenter Server
13 1 (0.34%) CloudForms
13 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 1 (0.34%) vMotion
Vendors
1 170 (58.42%) Microsoft
2 73 (25.09%) VMware
3 35 (12.03%) Citrix
4 23 (7.90%) Cisco
4 23 (7.90%) Oracle
5 16 (5.50%) Red Hat
6 11 (3.78%) Google
7 10 (3.44%) Atlassian
8 9 (3.09%) CheckPoint
9 6 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.37%) Apple
10 4 (1.37%) F5
10 4 (1.37%) HP
10 4 (1.37%) Palo Alto
11 3 (1.03%) Blue Coat
11 3 (1.03%) Symantec
12 2 (0.69%) Dell
12 2 (0.69%) EMC
12 2 (0.69%) IBM
12 2 (0.69%) Mitel