Period
to 16 November 2019

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 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
England > South West
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 254 269 268
Rank change year-on-year +15 -1 -6
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 70 62 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.72% 0.61% 0.69%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.67% 2.75% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 61 53 64
South West median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +4.76% +1.94%
10th Percentile £32,750 £29,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £93,750 £59,625
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%

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 2,626 2,253 1,960
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 27.01% 22.08% 18.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2,181 1,824 1,625
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £24,675
90th Percentile £68,500 £72,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +0.97%

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 November 2019.

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 November 2019. 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 +16 17 £56,250 +2.27% 4
Somerset +18 14 £38,187 -30.57% 1
Devon +4 12 £47,500 +75.93% 3
Dorset +4 11 £44,250 -13.66% 4
Wiltshire -3 8 £32,500 -53.57% 6
Gloucestershire -24 8 £51,250 +7.89% 2
IaaS
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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 45 (64.29%) Azure
2 40 (57.14%) Windows
3 38 (54.29%) Active Directory
4 34 (48.57%) Microsoft
5 33 (47.14%) Linux
6 30 (42.86%) VMware
7 28 (40.00%) AWS
8 25 (35.71%) Migration
9 24 (34.29%) PaaS
10 20 (28.57%) SQL
11 17 (24.29%) SaaS
11 17 (24.29%) PowerShell
11 17 (24.29%) Windows Server
12 16 (22.86%) Office 365
12 16 (22.86%) Firewall
13 15 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (20.00%) Presales
14 14 (20.00%) DevOps
14 14 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
15 13 (18.57%) Hyper-V
15 13 (18.57%) Degree
16 12 (17.14%) VPN
16 12 (17.14%) Marketing
16 12 (17.14%) Finance
16 12 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
16 12 (17.14%) Computer Science
16 12 (17.14%) Coaching
16 12 (17.14%) Data Engineering
16 12 (17.14%) Deployment Automation
16 12 (17.14%) Computer Science Degree

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 9 (12.86%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.14%) Confluence
2 5 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.29%) IIS
3 3 (4.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 45 (64.29%) Azure
2 28 (40.00%) AWS
3 24 (34.29%) PaaS
4 17 (24.29%) SaaS
5 16 (22.86%) Office 365
6 10 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
6 10 (14.29%) Serverless
7 6 (8.57%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 6 (8.57%) Azure Functions
8 5 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.86%) Firewall
2 12 (17.14%) VPN
3 11 (15.71%) TCP/IP
4 7 (10.00%) DNS
4 7 (10.00%) SAN
5 6 (8.57%) LAN
5 6 (8.57%) VLAN
5 6 (8.57%) WAN
6 5 (7.14%) DHCP
6 5 (7.14%) IPsec
6 5 (7.14%) IPv4
7 3 (4.29%) Internet
7 3 (4.29%) Network Security
7 3 (4.29%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (4.29%) Wireless
8 2 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (2.86%) HTTP
8 2 (2.86%) MPLS
9 1 (1.43%) SSL
9 1 (1.43%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 6 (8.57%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.71%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (5.71%) Big Data
4 4 (5.71%) CouchDB
4 4 (5.71%) Geospatial Data
4 4 (5.71%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.71%) MySQL
5 3 (4.29%) Ingres
5 3 (4.29%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.43%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (15.71%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.43%) Visual Studio Team System
3 6 (8.57%) Visual Studio
4 5 (7.14%) Bitbucket
4 5 (7.14%) JIRA
5 2 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.86%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.43%) MSBuild
General
1 12 (17.14%) Finance
1 12 (17.14%) Marketing
2 10 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 8 (11.43%) Public Sector
4 6 (8.57%) Electronics
4 6 (8.57%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (18.57%) Consultant
2 12 (17.14%) Data Engineer
2 12 (17.14%) Senior Data Engineer
3 9 (12.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (12.86%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 9 (12.86%) IT Engineer
3 9 (12.86%) Team Leader
4 8 (11.43%) Technical Support
5 7 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 6 (8.57%) Support Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Technical Support Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Architect
7 5 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) IT Support
7 5 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Senior IT Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.86%) JSON
2 6 (8.57%) .NET
3 5 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 5 (7.14%) YAML
4 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET
4 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (5.71%) CSS
4 4 (5.71%) HTML
4 4 (5.71%) HTML5
5 3 (4.29%) LAMP
5 3 (4.29%) OpenJDK
5 3 (4.29%) Web Services
6 2 (2.86%) REST
7 1 (1.43%) .NET Core
7 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.43%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (1.43%) Kafka
7 1 (1.43%) Node.js
7 1 (1.43%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.43%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.43%) EMC VNX
3 6 (8.57%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.14%) User Experience
5 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.29%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.43%) Clustering
6 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.43%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.43%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 40 (57.14%) Windows
2 33 (47.14%) Linux
3 17 (24.29%) Windows Server
4 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (8.57%) Windows 10
6 3 (4.29%) CentOS
6 3 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.29%) Unix
7 1 (1.43%) Android
7 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.43%) SUSE
7 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.71%) Migration
2 15 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (20.00%) DevOps
3 14 (20.00%) Presales
3 14 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (17.14%) Coaching
4 12 (17.14%) Computer Science
4 12 (17.14%) Data Engineering
4 12 (17.14%) Deployment Automation
5 9 (12.86%) Configuration Management
5 9 (12.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (8.57%) CRM
7 6 (8.57%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (8.57%) Information Security
7 6 (8.57%) Network Virtualisation
7 6 (8.57%) Programme Management
7 6 (8.57%) Project Delivery
7 6 (8.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.57%) SQL
2 17 (24.29%) PowerShell
3 11 (15.71%) Python
4 10 (14.29%) C#
5 7 (10.00%) Scala
6 5 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.71%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (18.57%) Degree
2 12 (17.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (15.71%) SC Cleared
3 11 (15.71%) Security Cleared
4 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (11.43%) MCSE
6 7 (10.00%) MCSA
7 5 (7.14%) AWS Certification
8 2 (2.86%) MCP
9 1 (1.43%) CCNA
9 1 (1.43%) CCNP
9 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (54.29%) Active Directory
2 13 (18.57%) Hyper-V
3 12 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (11.43%) Docker
4 8 (11.43%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (8.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (11.43%) Puppet
2 5 (7.14%) Ansible
2 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (7.14%) WSUS
3 3 (4.29%) Graylog
3 3 (4.29%) Nagios
4 2 (2.86%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.43%) Terraform
5 1 (1.43%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 34 (48.57%) Microsoft
2 30 (42.86%) VMware
3 10 (14.29%) Citrix
4 9 (12.86%) EMC
5 8 (11.43%) EqualLogic
5 8 (11.43%) IBM
5 8 (11.43%) NetApp
6 7 (10.00%) Cisco
6 7 (10.00%) SAP
7 6 (8.57%) Fortinet
8 5 (7.14%) Atlassian
8 5 (7.14%) Dynatrace
8 5 (7.14%) Sage
9 4 (5.71%) Apple
10 3 (4.29%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.43%) arcserve
11 1 (1.43%) Aruba
11 1 (1.43%) Meraki
11 1 (1.43%) MuleSoft
11 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com