Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
England > South West
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 261 266 264
Rank change year-on-year +5 -2 -8
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 62 72 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.62% 0.70% 0.81%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.77% 3.71% 6.83%
Number of salaries quoted 55 67 69
South West median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% -11.30%
10th Percentile £27,155 £37,500 £32,250
90th Percentile £100,500 £60,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +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 2,240 1,939 1,274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 22.33% 18.91% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,756 1,618 1,095
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £24,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% 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 13 December 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 13 December 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 -8 24 £55,000 +3.77% 6
Gloucestershire +9 8 £50,000 -
Wiltshire -4 7 £37,500 -31.82% 5
Dorset - 6 £51,250 - 3
Somerset +15 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Devon - 1 £27,000 -
IaaS
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 48 (77.42%) Microsoft Azure
1 48 (77.42%) PaaS
2 34 (54.84%) Microsoft
3 33 (53.23%) SaaS
4 32 (51.61%) Amazon AWS
5 26 (41.94%) SQL
6 23 (37.10%) PowerShell
6 23 (37.10%) Git (software)
7 21 (33.87%) Active Directory
7 21 (33.87%) Service Delivery
7 21 (33.87%) Marketing
8 20 (32.26%) Migration
9 17 (27.42%) Presales
10 16 (25.81%) Serverless
10 16 (25.81%) Azure Functions
10 16 (25.81%) C#
10 16 (25.81%) Visual Studio
10 16 (25.81%) Google
10 16 (25.81%) Visual Studio Team System
11 15 (24.19%) Analytics
12 14 (22.58%) DevOps
12 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
13 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (20.97%) Relational Database
13 13 (20.97%) Google Cloud Platform
14 12 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (17.74%) .NET
15 11 (17.74%) Windows
15 11 (17.74%) RDBMS
15 11 (17.74%) Windows Server

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 4 (6.45%) MS Exchange
1 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.23%) IIS
3 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (4.84%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 48 (77.42%) Microsoft Azure
1 48 (77.42%) PaaS
2 33 (53.23%) SaaS
3 32 (51.61%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (25.81%) Azure Functions
4 16 (25.81%) Serverless
5 13 (20.97%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (11.29%) Office 365
7 2 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (3.23%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (3.23%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.61%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (1.61%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.52%) Firewall
2 8 (12.90%) SSL
3 6 (9.68%) HTTP
4 3 (4.84%) DNS
5 2 (3.23%) DHCP
5 2 (3.23%) Network Security
5 2 (3.23%) SAN
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.61%) Internet
6 1 (1.61%) MPLS
6 1 (1.61%) Skype
6 1 (1.61%) VLAN
6 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.61%) Wireless
6 1 (1.61%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 13 (20.97%) Relational Database
3 11 (17.74%) RDBMS
4 10 (16.13%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (16.13%) CouchDB
4 10 (16.13%) MongoDB
4 10 (16.13%) NoSQL
5 6 (9.68%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (8.06%) Big Data
7 3 (4.84%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (3.23%) Cosmos DB
9 1 (1.61%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.61%) Data Lake
9 1 (1.61%) GIS
9 1 (1.61%) Power BI
9 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (37.10%) Git (software)
2 16 (25.81%) Visual Studio
2 16 (25.81%) Visual Studio Team System
3 7 (11.29%) Mercurial
4 6 (9.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (9.68%) Jenkins
4 6 (9.68%) MSBuild
5 2 (3.23%) JIRA
5 2 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 21 (33.87%) Marketing
2 8 (12.90%) Finance
3 6 (9.68%) Electronics
4 5 (8.06%) Manufacturing
5 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.84%) Billing
7 1 (1.61%) Advertising
7 1 (1.61%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 22 (35.48%) Architect
2 17 (27.42%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (20.97%) Azure Architect
3 13 (20.97%) Cloud Architect
4 11 (17.74%) Applications Architect
4 11 (17.74%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 9 (14.52%) Consultant
6 8 (12.90%) Azure Consultant
6 8 (12.90%) Developer
7 7 (11.29%) .NET Developer
7 7 (11.29%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (11.29%) Project Manager
8 5 (8.06%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (6.45%) Service Manager
10 3 (4.84%) Applications Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Support Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Technical Architect
11 2 (3.23%) Development Manager
11 2 (3.23%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.74%) .NET
2 10 (16.13%) AngularJS
2 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET
2 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (16.13%) CSS
2 10 (16.13%) HTML
2 10 (16.13%) HTML5
3 9 (14.52%) REST
4 6 (9.68%) JSON
5 5 (8.06%) Kafka
5 5 (8.06%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (4.84%) OAuth
6 3 (4.84%) SAML
7 2 (3.23%) Web Services
8 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (16.13%) Public Cloud
2 10 (16.13%) User Experience
3 8 (12.90%) Data Centre
4 6 (9.68%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (4.84%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (4.84%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 1 (1.61%) Clustering
6 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.61%) Replication
6 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) Windows
1 11 (17.74%) Windows Server
2 7 (11.29%) Linux
3 2 (3.23%) Debian
3 2 (3.23%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.87%) Service Delivery
2 20 (32.26%) Migration
3 17 (27.42%) Presales
4 15 (24.19%) Analytics
5 14 (22.58%) DevOps
6 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (16.13%) ITIL
7 10 (16.13%) MVC
7 10 (16.13%) Scrum
8 9 (14.52%) Decision-Making
9 8 (12.90%) Analytical Thinking
9 8 (12.90%) BDD
9 8 (12.90%) OO
9 8 (12.90%) Project Management
9 8 (12.90%) Software Engineering
9 8 (12.90%) TDD
10 7 (11.29%) Network Virtualisation
10 7 (11.29%) PRINCE2
11 6 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (9.68%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 26 (41.94%) SQL
2 23 (37.10%) PowerShell
3 16 (25.81%) C#
4 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Degree
2 6 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.23%) CCA
4 2 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (3.23%) ISEB
4 2 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) SLA
2 3 (4.84%) PMO
3 2 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.61%) GDPR
4 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 21 (33.87%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.06%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.45%) Docker
5 2 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (3.23%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.61%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) Kubernetes
2 3 (4.84%) Terraform
3 2 (3.23%) Ansible
3 2 (3.23%) HAProxy
3 2 (3.23%) SCVMM
3 2 (3.23%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.61%) Grafana
4 1 (1.61%) Icinga
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 16 (25.81%) Google
3 9 (14.52%) VMware
4 4 (6.45%) Cisco
4 4 (6.45%) Citrix
4 4 (6.45%) NetApp
4 4 (6.45%) SAP
5 3 (4.84%) IBM
6 2 (3.23%) BMC
6 2 (3.23%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.23%) EMC
6 2 (3.23%) Juniper
7 1 (1.61%) Dell
7 1 (1.61%) Informatica
7 1 (1.61%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.61%) Veeam