Period
to 18 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 18 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 68 115 122
Rank change year-on-year +47 +7 -9
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 8 11 13
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 1.02% 0.58% 0.66%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.31% 2.39% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 17
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -43.75% +100.00%
UK median annual salary £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +1.92% - +8.33%

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 Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 346 460 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 44.13% 24.10% 22.96%
Number of salaries quoted 302 392 388
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,210
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.70% +0.52%
10th Percentile £29,775 £26,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £63,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing IaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Wales

IaaS
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IaaS in Wales.

Salary trend for IaaS in Wales

IaaS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Wales region over the 6 months to 18 September 2020. 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
North Wales - 4 - - 1
South Wales +38 2 £47,500 +5.56%
Mid Wales - 2 - -
IaaS
UK

For the 6 months to 18 September 2020, 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 Wales region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 8 (100.00%) Azure
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (75.00%) SaaS
3 6 (75.00%) Degree
3 6 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (50.00%) Veeam
4 4 (50.00%) Aerohive Networks
4 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (50.00%) People Management
4 4 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (50.00%) Public Sector
4 4 (50.00%) Fortinet
4 4 (50.00%) Business Development
4 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (50.00%) AWS
4 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) Internet
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (37.50%) PaaS
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Proactive Management
6 2 (25.00%) Decision-Making
6 2 (25.00%) Proactive Maintenance
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2016

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Azure
2 6 (75.00%) SaaS
3 4 (50.00%) AWS
4 3 (37.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
General
1 4 (50.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Account Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Business Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Azure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
1 6 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (50.00%) Business Development
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (50.00%) People Management
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Proactive Management
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Decision-Making
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) ITSM
4 2 (25.00%) Proactive Maintenance
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (25.00%) MCSA
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
1 1 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Aerohive Networks
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 4 (50.00%) Veeam
2 4 (50.00%) VMware