Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
England > South West
6 months to
23 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 285 258 274
Rank change year-on-year -27 +16 +14
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 54 81 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.53% 0.76% 0.54%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.11% 3.75% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 40 66 44
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £34,888 £27,500 £31,950
90th Percentile £72,625 £66,125 £57,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -7.69%

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 2,556 2,158 1,729
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.22% 20.17% 16.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2,099 1,845 1,428
South West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -1.71% +9.38%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £70,075
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +5 20 £58,750 +23.68% 7
Dorset +13 12 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Somerset +13 9 £38,187 +27.29% 1
Gloucestershire -9 4 £47,500 -9.52% 5
Devon -10 4 - -
Cornwall +21 2 - -
Wiltshire -20 1 £46,715 -22.14% 2
IaaS
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 31 (57.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (55.56%) Linux
3 29 (53.70%) PaaS
4 26 (48.15%) Windows
5 23 (42.59%) Finance
6 21 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
7 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (35.19%) Problem-Solving
9 18 (33.33%) DevOps
10 16 (29.63%) SaaS
10 16 (29.63%) JSON
10 16 (29.63%) Marketing
11 15 (27.78%) VMware
11 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
11 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
12 14 (25.93%) C#
12 14 (25.93%) .NET
12 14 (25.93%) Migration
12 14 (25.93%) Ansible
13 13 (24.07%) Docker
13 13 (24.07%) Degree
13 13 (24.07%) SAP
14 12 (22.22%) Programme Management
14 12 (22.22%) Telecoms
14 12 (22.22%) Windows Server
15 11 (20.37%) Manufacturing
15 11 (20.37%) Electronics
15 11 (20.37%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (20.37%) Digital Marketing
15 11 (20.37%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (11.11%) IIS
2 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.41%) Apache
3 4 (7.41%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.85%) JBoss
6 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 31 (57.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (53.70%) PaaS
3 21 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (29.63%) SaaS
5 10 (18.52%) Office 365
6 7 (12.96%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (12.96%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (11.11%) Serverless
8 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (1.85%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.85%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.85%) CloudFront
8 1 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.85%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.85%) Route 53
8 1 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) SAN
2 5 (9.26%) HTTP
3 4 (7.41%) Firewall
3 4 (7.41%) VPN
4 2 (3.70%) DNS
4 2 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (3.70%) LAN
4 2 (3.70%) MPLS
4 2 (3.70%) WAN
5 1 (1.85%) DHCP
5 1 (1.85%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.85%) NAS
5 1 (1.85%) Skype
5 1 (1.85%) SSL
5 1 (1.85%) VoIP
5 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) MongoDB
2 8 (14.81%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (14.81%) CouchDB
2 8 (14.81%) RDBMS
2 8 (14.81%) Relational Database
2 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.26%) Big Data
3 5 (9.26%) Geospatial Data
4 4 (7.41%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.85%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
1 8 (14.81%) Jenkins
2 7 (12.96%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (9.26%) Bitbucket
4 5 (9.26%) Mercurial
5 3 (5.56%) MSBuild
5 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (3.70%) Artifactory
6 2 (3.70%) JIRA
6 2 (3.70%) JUnit
6 2 (3.70%) RSpec
6 2 (3.70%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (42.59%) Finance
2 16 (29.63%) Marketing
3 12 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 11 (20.37%) Electronics
4 11 (20.37%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.85%) Games
5 1 (1.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Developer
2 9 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (14.81%) Consultant
3 8 (14.81%) Data Engineer
3 8 (14.81%) Senior Data Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Platform Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) .NET Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Cloud Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Technical Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.63%) JSON
2 14 (25.93%) .NET
3 9 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET
4 8 (14.81%) HTML
5 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (12.96%) CSS
5 7 (12.96%) HTML5
6 6 (11.11%) REST
6 6 (11.11%) YAML
7 4 (7.41%) Kafka
7 4 (7.41%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (3.70%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (3.70%) Entity Framework
8 2 (3.70%) XML
9 1 (1.85%) Ajax
9 1 (1.85%) WCF
9 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Data Centre
1 10 (18.52%) User Experience
2 8 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (11.11%) Public Cloud
4 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.70%) Replication
6 2 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (3.70%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.85%) Clustering
7 1 (1.85%) CMDB
7 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.85%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (1.85%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.85%) Social Media
7 1 (1.85%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 30 (55.56%) Linux
2 26 (48.15%) Windows
3 12 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.41%) CentOS
4 4 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.70%) SUSE
6 1 (1.85%) Android
6 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.85%) Solaris
6 1 (1.85%) Unix
6 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.19%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (33.33%) DevOps
4 14 (25.93%) Migration
5 12 (22.22%) Programme Management
6 11 (20.37%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (20.37%) Digital Marketing
7 10 (18.52%) TDD
8 9 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
8 9 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 9 (16.67%) MVC
9 8 (14.81%) BDD
9 8 (14.81%) Coaching
9 8 (14.81%) Computer Science
9 8 (14.81%) Data Engineering
9 8 (14.81%) OO
9 8 (14.81%) Presales
9 8 (14.81%) SOLID
10 7 (12.96%) Configuration Management
10 7 (12.96%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) C#
2 9 (16.67%) SQL
3 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
3 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
3 8 (14.81%) Python
3 8 (14.81%) Scala
4 6 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (1.85%) C
5 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) Degree
2 8 (14.81%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
3 7 (12.96%) AWS Certification
3 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared
4 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (7.41%) MCSA
6 3 (5.56%) MCSE
7 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.70%) MCP
7 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.85%) CCA
8 1 (1.85%) CCNA
8 1 (1.85%) CCNP
8 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.85%) Master's Degree
8 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 13 (24.07%) Docker
3 11 (20.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.41%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.85%) vSphere
5 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (25.93%) Ansible
2 7 (12.96%) Puppet
3 4 (7.41%) Nagios
3 4 (7.41%) Terraform
4 3 (5.56%) Graylog
4 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.85%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.85%) Packer
5 1 (1.85%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.85%) vRealize
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
1 15 (27.78%) VMware
2 13 (24.07%) SAP
3 7 (12.96%) Citrix
4 6 (11.11%) Dynatrace
5 4 (7.41%) Cisco
6 3 (5.56%) Apple
7 2 (3.70%) Black Duck
7 2 (3.70%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.70%) Splunk
8 1 (1.85%) arcserve
8 1 (1.85%) BMC
8 1 (1.85%) Dell
8 1 (1.85%) EMC
8 1 (1.85%) HP
8 1 (1.85%) IBM
8 1 (1.85%) Meraki
8 1 (1.85%) Software AG
8 1 (1.85%) webMethods