Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
England > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 260 258 247
Rank change year-on-year -2 -11 +102
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 74 88 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.72% 0.81% 0.98%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.94% 6.98% 13.38%
Number of salaries quoted 67 71 59
South West median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -11.30% +15.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £39,063 £41,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £82,500 £80,000
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 West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1880 1261 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.19% 11.63% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1576 1071 731
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -6.98% +14.67%
10th Percentile £24,500 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £71,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,820 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.31% +3.64% +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 21 November 2017.

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 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
Bristol -11 48 £53,000 -18.46% 4
Gloucestershire +37 15 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Somerset -14 11 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Wiltshire -2 2 - -
IaaS
England

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 West region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 67 (90.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (77.03%) PaaS
3 55 (74.32%) SaaS
4 52 (70.27%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (68.92%) Amazon AWS
6 41 (55.41%) DevOps
7 40 (54.05%) C#
8 38 (51.35%) SQL
8 38 (51.35%) AngularJS
8 38 (51.35%) Jenkins
9 37 (50.00%) JSON
9 37 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 35 (47.30%) Git (software)
11 34 (45.95%) TDD
12 32 (43.24%) SSL
12 32 (43.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 31 (41.89%) REST
14 30 (40.54%) SQL Server
14 30 (40.54%) OO
15 29 (39.19%) .NET
16 27 (36.49%) Windows
16 27 (36.49%) Mercurial
17 25 (33.78%) Finance
18 24 (32.43%) SAP
18 24 (32.43%) Business Intelligence
18 24 (32.43%) Marketing
19 23 (31.08%) Programme Management
20 22 (29.73%) Electronics
20 22 (29.73%) Telecoms
20 22 (29.73%) Manufacturing

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 5 (6.76%) IIS
2 3 (4.05%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.70%) CMS
3 2 (2.70%) Kentico
3 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.35%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 67 (90.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (77.03%) PaaS
3 55 (74.32%) SaaS
4 51 (68.92%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (6.76%) Office 365
6 2 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.35%) G Suite
7 1 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.35%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 32 (43.24%) SSL
2 17 (22.97%) HTTP
3 12 (16.22%) Firewall
4 8 (10.81%) DNS
5 5 (6.76%) DHCP
5 5 (6.76%) SAN
6 4 (5.41%) Internet
7 3 (4.05%) Kerberos
7 3 (4.05%) LDAP
7 3 (4.05%) Network Security
7 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.70%) AMQP
8 2 (2.70%) LAN
8 2 (2.70%) VPN
8 2 (2.70%) WAN
9 1 (1.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (40.54%) SQL Server
2 21 (28.38%) MongoDB
2 21 (28.38%) Relational Database
3 20 (27.03%) NoSQL
4 19 (25.68%) RDBMS
5 18 (24.32%) Apache Cassandra
5 18 (24.32%) CouchDB
6 11 (14.86%) SQL Server 2016
7 10 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (10.81%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (5.41%) MySQL
10 3 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (2.70%) Hadoop
11 2 (2.70%) PowerCenter
11 2 (2.70%) Redis
11 2 (2.70%) Riak
Development Applications
1 38 (51.35%) Jenkins
2 35 (47.30%) Git (software)
3 32 (43.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 27 (36.49%) Mercurial
5 21 (28.38%) MSBuild
6 14 (18.92%) Jasmine
6 14 (18.92%) Protractor
7 13 (17.57%) Cucumber
7 13 (17.57%) Selenium
7 13 (17.57%) SpecFlow
8 10 (13.51%) Capybara
8 10 (13.51%) WATIR
8 10 (13.51%) WebDriver
9 8 (10.81%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (6.76%) Artifactory
10 5 (6.76%) JIRA
10 5 (6.76%) RSpec
10 5 (6.76%) Sonatype Nexus
10 5 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (33.78%) Finance
2 24 (32.43%) Marketing
3 22 (29.73%) Electronics
3 22 (29.73%) Manufacturing
3 22 (29.73%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.35%) Legal
4 1 (1.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 21 (28.38%) Developer
2 14 (18.92%) C# Developer
3 12 (16.22%) .NET Developer
3 12 (16.22%) Administrator
3 12 (16.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (14.86%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (14.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (13.51%) Software Developer
6 9 (12.16%) .NET Software Developer
6 9 (12.16%) Automation Tester
6 9 (12.16%) C# Software Developer
6 9 (12.16%) Tester
7 8 (10.81%) Agile Tester
7 8 (10.81%) DBA
7 8 (10.81%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 8 (10.81%) Selenium Tester
7 8 (10.81%) SQL DBA
8 7 (9.46%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (8.11%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (6.76%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (51.35%) AngularJS
2 37 (50.00%) JSON
3 31 (41.89%) REST
4 29 (39.19%) .NET
5 20 (27.03%) ASP.NET
5 20 (27.03%) CSS
5 20 (27.03%) HTML
5 20 (27.03%) HTML5
6 18 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (24.32%) RabbitMQ
7 16 (21.62%) Kafka
8 14 (18.92%) React
9 10 (13.51%) Behat
10 5 (6.76%) Web Services
10 5 (6.76%) XML
11 4 (5.41%) jQuery
11 4 (5.41%) RESTful
11 4 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (4.05%) CSS3
13 2 (2.70%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (29.73%) User Experience
2 17 (22.97%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.46%) Virtual Team
4 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (6.76%) Public Cloud
5 3 (4.05%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.70%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.70%) PKI
6 2 (2.70%) Social Media
7 1 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 27 (36.49%) Windows
2 22 (29.73%) Linux
3 16 (21.62%) Windows Server
4 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.05%) CentOS
5 3 (4.05%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.05%) Unix
6 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (70.27%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (55.41%) DevOps
3 37 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 34 (45.95%) TDD
5 30 (40.54%) OO
6 24 (32.43%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (31.08%) Programme Management
8 22 (29.73%) Digital Marketing
9 20 (27.03%) MVC
10 19 (25.68%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (24.32%) BDD
12 16 (21.62%) Analytical Thinking
12 16 (21.62%) SOLID
13 15 (20.27%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
14 14 (18.92%) Scrum
14 14 (18.92%) Software Testing
15 13 (17.57%) Test Automation
16 12 (16.22%) Software Engineering
17 11 (14.86%) Kanban
18 7 (9.46%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 40 (54.05%) C#
2 38 (51.35%) SQL
3 22 (29.73%) JavaScript
4 14 (18.92%) PowerShell
5 13 (17.57%) Ruby
6 8 (10.81%) T-SQL
7 7 (9.46%) Java
8 3 (4.05%) PHP
8 3 (4.05%) Python
9 2 (2.70%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.70%) C
9 2 (2.70%) VB
10 1 (1.35%) Perl
10 1 (1.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (17.57%) ISEB
1 13 (17.57%) ISTQB
2 12 (16.22%) Degree
3 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.35%) CCNA
4 1 (1.35%) CCNP
4 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.35%) MCSA
4 1 (1.35%) MCSE
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.05%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) HL7
System Software
1 15 (20.27%) Active Directory
2 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (13.51%) Docker
4 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.35%) RHEV
5 1 (1.35%) Shibboleth
5 1 (1.35%) vCloud
5 1 (1.35%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (10.81%) Ansible
2 5 (6.76%) Terraform
3 3 (4.05%) HAProxy
3 3 (4.05%) Kubernetes
3 3 (4.05%) Puppet
3 3 (4.05%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (2.70%) Nagios
4 2 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.35%) Cobbler
5 1 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (32.43%) SAP
2 21 (28.38%) Microsoft
3 18 (24.32%) VMware
4 5 (6.76%) CA Agile Central
4 5 (6.76%) Google
4 5 (6.76%) SolarWinds
5 4 (5.41%) McAfee
6 3 (4.05%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.70%) Cloudera
7 2 (2.70%) Facebook
7 2 (2.70%) Hitachi
7 2 (2.70%) Informatica
7 2 (2.70%) PayPal
7 2 (2.70%) Rackspace
7 2 (2.70%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.35%) Capita
8 1 (1.35%) Citrix
8 1 (1.35%) New Relic
8 1 (1.35%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.35%) Snow