Period
to 17 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 17 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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 297 324 420
Rank change year-on-year +27 +96 +86
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 295 301 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.96% 0.86% 0.57%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.26% 6.52% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 256 253 219
South East median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +1.77% +2.73%
10th Percentile £31,250 £41,250 £39,875
90th Percentile £83,750 £90,000 £77,750
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 5604 4618 4129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.31% 13.12% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4665 3900 3346
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 £26,125
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +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 17 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 17 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 +33 122 £59,000 -1.67% 8
Surrey +24 81 £67,500 +22.73% 2
Hampshire -31 65 £52,700 -8.35% 5
Berkshire -1 60 £58,750 -2.08% 4
Oxfordshire +44 55 £59,500 +25.26% 3
Kent +19 10 £46,250 +8.82% 1
Buckinghamshire +18 8 £57,500 - 1
East Sussex -7 7 £50,000 -21.88%
West Sussex 0 5 £51,500 -19.53%
Middlesex +12 3 £65,000 -10.34%
IaaS
England

For the 6 months to 17 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.

1 172 (58.31%) Microsoft Azure
1 172 (58.31%) PaaS
2 170 (57.63%) Microsoft
3 119 (40.34%) Windows
4 116 (39.32%) Active Directory
5 110 (37.29%) Amazon AWS
6 100 (33.90%) Windows Server
7 96 (32.54%) SaaS
8 79 (26.78%) Hyper-V
9 73 (24.75%) Office 365
9 73 (24.75%) DNS
10 72 (24.41%) VMware
11 66 (22.37%) DevOps
12 64 (21.69%) ITIL
13 62 (21.02%) PowerShell
14 58 (19.66%) SQL
14 58 (19.66%) SQL Server
15 55 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
16 53 (17.97%) VMware Infrastructure
17 52 (17.63%) Data Centre
18 51 (17.29%) Puppet
19 44 (14.92%) SCCM
20 42 (14.24%) Linux
21 40 (13.56%) Firewall
22 34 (11.53%) Configuration Management
22 34 (11.53%) Citrix
23 33 (11.19%) SCOM
23 33 (11.19%) Windows Server 2012
24 32 (10.85%) Python
25 31 (10.51%) SharePoint

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 31 (10.51%) SharePoint
2 23 (7.80%) Skype for Business
3 12 (4.07%) MS Exchange
4 10 (3.39%) OpenStack
5 9 (3.05%) Cloud Foundry
5 9 (3.05%) IIS
6 6 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.36%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.02%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.68%) Apache
9 2 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
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 4 (1.36%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 172 (58.31%) Microsoft Azure
1 172 (58.31%) PaaS
2 110 (37.29%) Amazon AWS
3 96 (32.54%) SaaS
4 73 (24.75%) Office 365
5 21 (7.12%) AWS CloudFormation
6 20 (6.78%) Azure Active Directory
7 18 (6.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 14 (4.75%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (3.39%) Akamai
10 7 (2.37%) Mimecast
11 6 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (2.03%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (1.69%) Heroku
13 3 (1.02%) G Suite
14 1 (0.34%) Amazon S3
14 1 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
14 1 (0.34%) GitHub
14 1 (0.34%) OpenShift
14 1 (0.34%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 73 (24.75%) DNS
2 40 (13.56%) Firewall
3 27 (9.15%) DHCP
4 22 (7.46%) LDAP
4 22 (7.46%) VPN
4 22 (7.46%) WAN
5 21 (7.12%) LAN
6 20 (6.78%) Kerberos
6 20 (6.78%) Skype
7 19 (6.44%) SAN
8 13 (4.41%) TCP/IP
9 11 (3.73%) PBX
9 11 (3.73%) VLAN
10 10 (3.39%) NetScaler
10 10 (3.39%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (3.05%) Network Security
11 9 (3.05%) PSTN
12 6 (2.03%) VoIP
13 5 (1.69%) BGP
13 5 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (19.66%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.80%) Azure SQL Database
3 20 (6.78%) Amazon RDS
4 11 (3.73%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (3.73%) NoSQL
5 7 (2.37%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (2.03%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.69%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.02%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.68%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.68%) Ingres
10 2 (0.68%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (7.12%) Jenkins
2 19 (6.44%) Visual Studio
3 14 (4.75%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.69%) Travis CI
5 3 (1.02%) Gradle
5 3 (1.02%) Maven
5 3 (1.02%) webpack
6 2 (0.68%) JIRA
6 2 (0.68%) 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 (8.47%) Finance
2 9 (3.05%) Retail
3 5 (1.69%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.02%) 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 46 (15.59%) Architect
2 31 (10.51%) Consultant
2 31 (10.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 28 (9.49%) Cloud Architect
4 27 (9.15%) Azure Engineer
5 25 (8.47%) Cloud Engineer
6 20 (6.78%) Administrator
6 20 (6.78%) Azure Architect
6 20 (6.78%) Service Manager
7 19 (6.44%) Analyst
8 18 (6.10%) IT Support
9 17 (5.76%) IT Administrator
10 16 (5.42%) Development Manager
10 16 (5.42%) Support Analyst
11 14 (4.75%) Infrastructure Manager
11 14 (4.75%) Systems Administrator
12 13 (4.41%) IT Systems Administrator
12 13 (4.41%) Systems Engineer
13 12 (4.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 12 (4.07%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.47%) .NET
2 9 (3.05%) Middleware
3 7 (2.37%) Web Services
4 4 (1.36%) JSON
4 4 (1.36%) Kafka
4 4 (1.36%) Node.js
5 3 (1.02%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.02%) J2EE
5 3 (1.02%) React
5 3 (1.02%) Sass
6 2 (0.68%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.68%) HTML
6 2 (0.68%) HTML5
6 2 (0.68%) LAMP
6 2 (0.68%) RESTful
6 2 (0.68%) 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 (17.63%) Data Centre
2 23 (7.80%) Public Cloud
3 22 (7.46%) PKI
4 15 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (4.75%) Clustering
5 14 (4.75%) Hybrid Cloud
5 14 (4.75%) User Experience
6 10 (3.39%) Private Cloud
7 8 (2.71%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (2.37%) BYOD
8 7 (2.37%) CMDB
8 7 (2.37%) PDA
9 5 (1.69%) Replication
10 4 (1.36%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (1.36%) Virtual Team
11 3 (1.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (1.02%) iPad
11 3 (1.02%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 119 (40.34%) Windows
2 100 (33.90%) Windows Server
3 42 (14.24%) Linux
4 33 (11.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (9.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (8.14%) Windows 10
7 14 (4.75%) Windows 7
8 12 (4.07%) Unix
9 4 (1.36%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.02%) CentOS
10 3 (1.02%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.68%) AIX
11 2 (0.68%) Android
12 1 (0.34%) Debian
12 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (22.37%) DevOps
2 64 (21.69%) ITIL
3 55 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (11.53%) Configuration Management
5 30 (10.17%) Problem Management
6 29 (9.83%) Identity Management
7 26 (8.81%) Information Security
8 22 (7.46%) Migration
9 21 (7.12%) Analytics
9 21 (7.12%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
10 20 (6.78%) Incident Management
11 19 (6.44%) Cybersecurity
11 19 (6.44%) Load Balancing
11 19 (6.44%) Microservices
11 19 (6.44%) Penetration Testing
11 19 (6.44%) Server Building
11 19 (6.44%) Service Design
12 18 (6.10%) Risk Management
13 17 (5.76%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 62 (21.02%) PowerShell
2 58 (19.66%) SQL
3 32 (10.85%) Python
4 29 (9.83%) Java
5 27 (9.15%) Bash Shell
6 24 (8.14%) Perl
7 22 (7.46%) PHP
8 4 (1.36%) C#
8 4 (1.36%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.36%) Ruby
9 2 (0.68%) ES6
9 2 (0.68%) Groovy
9 2 (0.68%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.68%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.34%) C
10 1 (0.34%) C++
10 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.34%) R
10 1 (0.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (10.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (6.44%) MCSD
3 15 (5.08%) Degree
4 9 (3.05%) MCSE
5 6 (2.03%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.03%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.69%) MCSA
7 4 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.02%) CCDA
8 3 (1.02%) CCNP
8 3 (1.02%) CISM
8 3 (1.02%) CISSP
8 3 (1.02%) 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 (6.44%) SLA
2 14 (4.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.37%) COBIT
4 4 (1.36%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.36%) QA
5 3 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.34%) GDPR
6 1 (0.34%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.34%) PMO
System Software
1 116 (39.32%) Active Directory
2 79 (26.78%) Hyper-V
3 53 (17.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (8.81%) Docker
5 13 (4.41%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (3.05%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (3.05%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (2.71%) vCloud
8 6 (2.03%) vSphere
9 4 (1.36%) XenDesktop
10 3 (1.02%) NFS
10 3 (1.02%) Sendmail
10 3 (1.02%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.68%) ProxySG
11 2 (0.68%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.68%) XenServer
12 1 (0.34%) KVM
Systems Management
1 51 (17.29%) Puppet
2 44 (14.92%) SCCM
3 33 (11.19%) SCOM
4 28 (9.49%) Ansible
4 28 (9.49%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (7.80%) Terraform
6 14 (4.75%) Kubernetes
7 7 (2.37%) SCDPM
8 6 (2.03%) SCVMM
9 5 (1.69%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (1.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 3 (1.02%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 2 (0.68%) PowerCLI
11 2 (0.68%) Prometheus
11 2 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.68%) vCenter Server
12 1 (0.34%) CloudForms
12 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 170 (57.63%) Microsoft
2 72 (24.41%) VMware
3 34 (11.53%) Citrix
4 24 (8.14%) Oracle
5 23 (7.80%) Cisco
6 17 (5.76%) Red Hat
7 13 (4.41%) Google
8 10 (3.39%) Atlassian
9 9 (3.05%) CheckPoint
10 6 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.36%) Apple
11 4 (1.36%) Blue Coat
11 4 (1.36%) F5
11 4 (1.36%) HP
11 4 (1.36%) Palo Alto
12 3 (1.02%) Cloudera
12 3 (1.02%) Dell
12 3 (1.02%) Splunk
12 3 (1.02%) Symantec
13 2 (0.68%) EMC