Period
to 16 August 2018

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

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
England > South West
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 261 288 281
Rank change year-on-year +27 -7 -50
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 77 58 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.74% 0.56% 0.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.74% 3.38% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 70 48 46
South West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - -18.37%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £83,250 £57,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% +4.84%

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 West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,060 1,717 1,145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.79% 16.54% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,763 1,425 974
South West median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,425
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in the South West

IaaS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for IaaS in the South West

IaaS
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in the South West over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for IaaS in the South West

IaaS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the South West region over the 6 months to 16 August 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
Bristol +3 32 £47,500 -9.52% 5
Devon +30 8 £41,000 +17.14%
Wiltshire - 8 £62,500 -
Gloucestershire +11 7 £52,500 +5.00%
Somerset +22 5 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Dorset -27 5 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Cornwall -4 1 - -
IaaS
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT jobs citing IaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 56 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (62.34%) SaaS
2 48 (62.34%) PaaS
3 42 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 28 (36.36%) Linux
6 27 (35.06%) Windows
7 25 (32.47%) Service Delivery
8 22 (28.57%) Windows Server
9 21 (27.27%) VMware
9 21 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (27.27%) PowerShell
9 21 (27.27%) Office 365
10 20 (25.97%) Active Directory
11 19 (24.68%) ITIL
12 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (19.48%) Data Centre
13 14 (18.18%) DevOps
13 14 (18.18%) Marketing
13 14 (18.18%) Web Services
13 14 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (16.88%) Degree
14 13 (16.88%) Git (software)
14 13 (16.88%) Presales
15 12 (15.58%) Continuous Improvement
15 12 (15.58%) Cisco
16 11 (14.29%) WAN
16 11 (14.29%) Google
16 11 (14.29%) Analytics
16 11 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 6 (7.79%) IIS
2 4 (5.19%) OpenStack
2 4 (5.19%) Skype for Business
3 3 (3.90%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.30%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (5.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 56 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (62.34%) PaaS
2 48 (62.34%) SaaS
3 42 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (27.27%) Office 365
5 10 (12.99%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (7.79%) Azure Functions
6 6 (7.79%) Serverless
7 4 (5.19%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (3.90%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (2.60%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (1.30%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (1.30%) Boomi
10 1 (1.30%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.29%) WAN
2 10 (12.99%) Unified Communications
3 8 (10.39%) Firewall
3 8 (10.39%) Network Security
4 7 (9.09%) Skype
5 6 (7.79%) LAN
6 5 (6.49%) SSL
7 4 (5.19%) SMS
7 4 (5.19%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (3.90%) PBX
9 2 (2.60%) DNS
9 2 (2.60%) Internet
9 2 (2.60%) SAN
10 1 (1.30%) ADSL
10 1 (1.30%) DHCP
10 1 (1.30%) HTTP
10 1 (1.30%) MPLS
10 1 (1.30%) VoIP
10 1 (1.30%) Wireless
10 1 (1.30%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.39%) Relational Database
3 7 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (9.09%) CouchDB
3 7 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 7 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 7 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 5 (6.49%) MySQL
5 4 (5.19%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.90%) Cosmos DB
6 3 (3.90%) GIS
6 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (2.60%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.60%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.30%) Big Data
8 1 (1.30%) Data Lake
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (16.88%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.79%) Visual Studio
3 6 (7.79%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (5.19%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.60%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.60%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.30%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.30%) Buildbot
6 1 (1.30%) Chocolatey
6 1 (1.30%) JIRA
6 1 (1.30%) Subversion
6 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.30%) Trac
6 1 (1.30%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (18.18%) Marketing
2 10 (12.99%) Finance
3 9 (11.69%) Manufacturing
4 7 (9.09%) Electronics
4 7 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.19%) Advertising
6 3 (3.90%) Retail
7 2 (2.60%) Automotive
7 2 (2.60%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (25.97%) Architect
2 12 (15.58%) Cloud Engineer
3 11 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (12.99%) Support Engineer
5 9 (11.69%) Administrator
5 9 (11.69%) Project Manager
5 9 (11.69%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (10.39%) Cloud Architect
6 8 (10.39%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 8 (10.39%) Developer
7 7 (9.09%) .NET Developer
7 7 (9.09%) Consultant
8 6 (7.79%) Applications Architect
8 6 (7.79%) Azure Architect
8 6 (7.79%) Server Support
9 5 (6.49%) Analyst
9 5 (6.49%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) Senior Manager
9 5 (6.49%) Support Analyst
9 5 (6.49%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.18%) Web Services
2 9 (11.69%) .NET
3 7 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (9.09%) CSS
3 7 (9.09%) HTML
3 7 (9.09%) HTML5
3 7 (9.09%) Middleware
4 3 (3.90%) JSON
5 2 (2.60%) Kafka
5 2 (2.60%) LDAP
5 2 (2.60%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (2.60%) REST
6 1 (1.30%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (1.30%) Node.js
6 1 (1.30%) WebSockets
6 1 (1.30%) WSGI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.48%) Data Centre
2 11 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.39%) User Experience
4 7 (9.09%) Public Cloud
5 4 (5.19%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (3.90%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.60%) Replication
8 1 (1.30%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.30%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.30%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (36.36%) Linux
2 27 (35.06%) Windows
3 22 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 6 (7.79%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.60%) CentOS
5 2 (2.60%) Debian
5 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.60%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.30%) Android
6 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.30%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.47%) Service Delivery
2 19 (24.68%) ITIL
3 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (18.18%) DevOps
5 13 (16.88%) Presales
6 12 (15.58%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (14.29%) Analytics
8 10 (12.99%) Migration
9 9 (11.69%) ITSM
9 9 (11.69%) PRINCE2
9 9 (11.69%) Project Management
10 8 (10.39%) CRM
10 8 (10.39%) Decision-Making
10 8 (10.39%) Security Management
10 8 (10.39%) Service Management
11 7 (9.09%) Analytical Thinking
11 7 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 7 (9.09%) MVC
11 7 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 8 (10.39%) JavaScript
2 8 (10.39%) SQL
3 7 (9.09%) C#
4 2 (2.60%) Python
5 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.30%) Perl
5 1 (1.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (16.88%) Degree
2 7 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (6.49%) AWS Certification
4 4 (5.19%) MCSE
4 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.90%) ISEB
5 3 (3.90%) MCSA
5 3 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.60%) CCA
6 2 (2.60%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.30%) CCNA
7 1 (1.30%) CCNP
7 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.30%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.90%) GDPR
3 2 (2.60%) QA
3 2 (2.60%) SLA
4 1 (1.30%) PMO
System Software
1 21 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (25.97%) Active Directory
3 8 (10.39%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.49%) Docker
5 3 (3.90%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (3.90%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.60%) vSphere
7 1 (1.30%) KVM
7 1 (1.30%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (9.09%) Ansible
1 7 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (7.79%) Puppet
3 5 (6.49%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (6.49%) Terraform
4 4 (5.19%) Kibana
4 4 (5.19%) Kubernetes
4 4 (5.19%) Nagios
4 4 (5.19%) SCOM
4 4 (5.19%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (3.90%) HAProxy
5 3 (3.90%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.30%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 33 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 21 (27.27%) VMware
3 12 (15.58%) Cisco
4 11 (14.29%) Google
5 7 (9.09%) NEC
5 7 (9.09%) SAP
6 6 (7.79%) Citrix
6 6 (7.79%) SolarWinds
7 5 (6.49%) CheckPoint
7 5 (6.49%) Juniper
7 5 (6.49%) McAfee
8 4 (5.19%) EMC
8 4 (5.19%) NetApp
9 3 (3.90%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 3 (3.90%) BMC
9 3 (3.90%) BroadSoft
10 2 (2.60%) Dell
10 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.30%) Informatica
11 1 (1.30%) Perforce