Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 116 -
Rank change year-on-year +34 - +130
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 31 26 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.17% 1.20% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.40% 13.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 0
South Wales median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% - -
Wales median annual salary £38,750 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year -13.89% - -

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 South Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 298 195 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 20.88% 8.99% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 274 164 144
South Wales median annual salary £38,250 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £64,625 £58,750
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.96% +7.86% -

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in South Wales

IaaS
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for IaaS in South Wales

IaaS
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in South Wales over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IaaS in South Wales

IaaS
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 21 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
Newport +6 11 £35,000 -12.50%
Cardiff +23 10 £42,500 -5.56% 1
Torfaen +13 7 £35,250 -7.24%
Neath Port Talbot - 3 £40,000 -
IaaS
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 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 Wales region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 29 (93.55%) PaaS
2 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (41.94%) SaaS
4 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
5 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (32.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (29.03%) Linux
8 8 (25.81%) HTML
8 8 (25.81%) Splunk
8 8 (25.81%) HTML5
8 8 (25.81%) Problem Management
9 7 (22.58%) Release Management
9 7 (22.58%) TDD
9 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (22.58%) SQL
10 6 (19.35%) Puppet
10 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
10 6 (19.35%) Ansible
11 5 (16.13%) Docker
11 5 (16.13%) Performance Monitoring
11 5 (16.13%) Network Monitoring
11 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (16.13%) Vyatta
11 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
11 5 (16.13%) Mobile Device Management
11 5 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (16.13%) AppDynamics
11 5 (16.13%) Bluemix
11 5 (16.13%) SOLID
11 5 (16.13%) Fintech

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (6.45%) Liferay
1 2 (6.45%) SAS
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 29 (93.55%) PaaS
2 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (41.94%) SaaS
4 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (16.13%) Bluemix
5 5 (16.13%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (6.45%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (6.45%) G Suite
6 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Wireshark
2 3 (9.68%) DNS
2 3 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (6.45%) DHCP
3 2 (6.45%) HTTP
4 1 (3.23%) Firewall
4 1 (3.23%) Network Security
4 1 (3.23%) SAN
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) MySQL
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Couchbase
2 1 (3.23%) Ingres
2 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Moq
1 5 (16.13%) MSTest
1 5 (16.13%) NUnit
2 3 (9.68%) Maven
2 3 (9.68%) TeamCity
3 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.23%) JIRA
4 1 (3.23%) Subversion
4 1 (3.23%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Developer
2 4 (12.90%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (12.90%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
3 3 (9.68%) .NET Software Developer
3 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
3 3 (9.68%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Deskside Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Deskside Support
4 2 (6.45%) Deskside Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support
4 2 (6.45%) Head of Operations
4 2 (6.45%) Operations Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Head of DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) HTML
1 8 (25.81%) HTML5
2 5 (16.13%) .NET
2 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (16.13%) Node.js
2 5 (16.13%) WCF
2 5 (16.13%) XML
3 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
3 3 (9.68%) Hibernate
3 3 (9.68%) Java EE
3 3 (9.68%) JPA
3 3 (9.68%) jQuery
3 3 (9.68%) Spring
3 3 (9.68%) Spring MVC
4 2 (6.45%) OSGi
5 1 (3.23%) CSS
5 1 (3.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Fintech
2 4 (12.90%) User Experience
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (6.45%) PKI
4 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) Android
2 5 (16.13%) Unix
2 5 (16.13%) Windows
3 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.45%) AIX
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (25.81%) Problem Management
4 7 (22.58%) Release Management
4 7 (22.58%) TDD
5 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
6 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
6 5 (16.13%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (16.13%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (16.13%) OO
6 5 (16.13%) OOD
6 5 (16.13%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
6 5 (16.13%) SOLID
7 4 (12.90%) Scrum
7 4 (12.90%) Service Management
8 3 (9.68%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (9.68%) Identity Management
8 3 (9.68%) MVC
8 3 (9.68%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) C#
2 5 (16.13%) Java
3 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.45%) C
4 2 (6.45%) C++
4 2 (6.45%) Erlang
5 1 (3.23%) Haskell
5 1 (3.23%) Lisp
5 1 (3.23%) Perl
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
1 5 (16.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Ansible
1 6 (19.35%) Puppet
2 5 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.45%) AirWatch
3 2 (6.45%) SCCM
4 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) Splunk
3 5 (16.13%) AppDynamics
3 5 (16.13%) CheckPoint
3 5 (16.13%) Cisco
3 5 (16.13%) F5
3 5 (16.13%) Juniper
3 5 (16.13%) Vyatta
4 4 (12.90%) Oracle
5 3 (9.68%) SAP
6 2 (6.45%) Google
6 2 (6.45%) IBM
6 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.23%) Actian
7 1 (3.23%) Cloudera
7 1 (3.23%) Remedy
7 1 (3.23%) Talend