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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
England / South West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 213 186
Rank change year-on-year +6 -27  
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 29 27 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.55% 0.52% 0.97%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.64% 5.03% 13.71%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 25
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.52% -26.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £51,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,625 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -7.95% -  

IaaS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Cloud Computing Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 797 537 423
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 15.24% 10.40% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 677 449 345
Median salary £46,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing IaaS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -16 17 £52,750 -18.84% 2
Gloucestershire +5 7 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Somerset -12 4 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Dorset - 1 £35,000 -
IaaS
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 46 (83.64%) PaaS
2 43 (78.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (67.27%) SaaS
4 31 (56.36%) Amazon AWS
5 24 (43.64%) DevOps
6 22 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 22 (40.00%) SQL
7 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (34.55%) JSON
9 18 (32.73%) C#
9 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
10 17 (30.91%) SQL Server
10 17 (30.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 17 (30.91%) PowerShell
10 17 (30.91%) Git (software)
11 16 (29.09%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (29.09%) VMware
12 15 (27.27%) Finance
12 15 (27.27%) SSL
12 15 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (25.45%) Degree
14 13 (23.64%) TDD
14 13 (23.64%) ISEB
14 13 (23.64%) OO
14 13 (23.64%) AngularJS
14 13 (23.64%) REST
14 13 (23.64%) Continuous Delivery
15 12 (21.82%) Cloud Computing
15 12 (21.82%) Windows
15 12 (21.82%) Linux

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 (9.09%) OpenStack
2 4 (7.27%) Confluence
2 4 (7.27%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.64%) IIS
Business Applications
1 6 (10.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 46 (83.64%) PaaS
2 43 (78.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (67.27%) SaaS
4 31 (56.36%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (21.82%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (10.91%) Office 365
7 5 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (7.27%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (1.82%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.82%) G Suite
9 1 (1.82%) Google App Engine
9 1 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (1.82%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.27%) SSL
2 6 (10.91%) Firewall
2 6 (10.91%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (9.09%) HTTP
4 4 (7.27%) Network Security
5 3 (5.45%) DHCP
5 3 (5.45%) DNS
5 3 (5.45%) LAN
5 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.45%) VPN
6 1 (1.82%) ADSL
6 1 (1.82%) Internet
6 1 (1.82%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.82%) VLAN
6 1 (1.82%) VoIP
6 1 (1.82%) WAN
6 1 (1.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.91%) MongoDB
2 6 (10.91%) MySQL
2 6 (10.91%) NoSQL
2 6 (10.91%) Relational Database
3 5 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (9.09%) CouchDB
3 5 (9.09%) DB2
3 5 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.82%) Big Data
5 1 (1.82%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 22 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 17 (30.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 17 (30.91%) Git (software)
3 11 (20.00%) JIRA
4 9 (16.36%) Mercurial
4 9 (16.36%) MSBuild
4 9 (16.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (14.55%) Capybara
5 8 (14.55%) Cucumber
5 8 (14.55%) Jasmine
5 8 (14.55%) Protractor
5 8 (14.55%) Selenium
5 8 (14.55%) SpecFlow
5 8 (14.55%) Visual Studio Team System
5 8 (14.55%) WATIR
5 8 (14.55%) WebDriver
6 6 (10.91%) TeamCity
7 5 (9.09%) Ant
7 5 (9.09%) Maven
8 4 (7.27%) RSpec
General
1 15 (27.27%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Marketing
2 7 (12.73%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.91%) Electronics
3 6 (10.91%) Manufacturing
4 5 (9.09%) Publishing
4 5 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (10.91%) C# Developer
2 6 (10.91%) Developer
2 6 (10.91%) Test Engineer
3 5 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 5 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
3 5 (9.09%) Architect
3 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
3 5 (9.09%) Network Manager
3 5 (9.09%) Network Services Manager
3 5 (9.09%) Service Manager
3 5 (9.09%) Software Developer
3 5 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (34.55%) JSON
2 13 (23.64%) AngularJS
2 13 (23.64%) REST
3 11 (20.00%) .NET
4 8 (14.55%) Behat
4 8 (14.55%) React
5 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (9.09%) CSS
5 5 (9.09%) HTML
5 5 (9.09%) HTML5
5 5 (9.09%) Kafka
5 5 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (5.45%) XML
7 1 (1.82%) Google Maps API
7 1 (1.82%) jQuery
7 1 (1.82%) OAuth
7 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.09%) CMDB
2 5 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.09%) User Experience
3 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.64%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.82%) Replication
5 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.82%) Linux
1 12 (21.82%) Windows
2 11 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.45%) SUSE
5 1 (1.82%) CentOS
5 1 (1.82%) Fedora
5 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.82%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (43.64%) DevOps
2 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (23.64%) Continuous Delivery
4 13 (23.64%) OO
4 13 (23.64%) TDD
5 9 (16.36%) Configuration Management
5 9 (16.36%) Continuous Deployment
6 8 (14.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (14.55%) ITIL
6 8 (14.55%) Service Delivery
6 8 (14.55%) Software Deployment
6 8 (14.55%) Software Testing
7 7 (12.73%) IT Strategy
7 7 (12.73%) Project Management
7 7 (12.73%) Service Management
7 7 (12.73%) Software Engineering
7 7 (12.73%) Test Automation
8 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (10.91%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.00%) SQL
2 18 (32.73%) C#
3 17 (30.91%) PowerShell
4 9 (16.36%) Ruby
5 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.82%) AWK
6 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.82%) Java
6 1 (1.82%) Perl
6 1 (1.82%) PHP
6 1 (1.82%) Python
6 1 (1.82%) sed
Qualifications
1 14 (25.45%) Degree
2 13 (23.64%) ISEB
3 8 (14.55%) ISTQB
4 5 (9.09%) CCIE
4 5 (9.09%) CCNP
4 5 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (9.09%) PMI Certification
4 5 (9.09%) PMP
5 1 (1.82%) MCSA
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 16 (29.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (14.55%) Active Directory
4 6 (10.91%) Hyper-V
5 5 (9.09%) Docker
6 4 (7.27%) VirtualBox
7 1 (1.82%) iptables
7 1 (1.82%) KVM
7 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.82%) vSphere
7 1 (1.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (18.18%) Ansible
2 6 (10.91%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (10.91%) Puppet
3 5 (9.09%) SCVMM
4 4 (7.27%) Marathon
4 4 (7.27%) Mesos
4 4 (7.27%) Terraform
5 2 (3.64%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.82%) Salt
6 1 (1.82%) SCCM
6 1 (1.82%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
2 16 (29.09%) VMware
3 8 (14.55%) Oracle
4 7 (12.73%) Cisco
5 6 (10.91%) Citrix
5 6 (10.91%) Juniper
5 6 (10.91%) SAP
6 5 (9.09%) BMC
6 5 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 5 (9.09%) EMC
6 5 (9.09%) HP
6 5 (9.09%) IBM
6 5 (9.09%) Infoblox
6 5 (9.09%) NetApp
6 5 (9.09%) Rackspace
6 5 (9.09%) SaltStack
6 5 (9.09%) SolarWinds
7 4 (7.27%) Atlassian
7 4 (7.27%) New Relic
7 4 (7.27%) RedGate
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