Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 127 145
Rank change year-on-year +22 +18 -13
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 38 31 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.83% 1.18% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.54% 12.65% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 30 20 0
Wales median annual salary £38,750 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.89% - -
UK 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 Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 445 245 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 21.46% 9.33% 7.15%
Number of salaries quoted 404 194 162
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.96% +7.86% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £64,625 £58,400
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - +5.26%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Wales

IaaS
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IaaS in Wales.

Salary trend for IaaS in Wales

IaaS
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in Wales over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 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
South Wales +34 31 £35,000 -22.22% 1
West Wales -10 7 £50,000 +33.33%
IaaS
UK

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 Wales region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 31 (81.58%) PaaS
2 19 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (36.84%) Linux
4 13 (34.21%) SaaS
5 12 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (31.58%) SQL
5 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 11 (28.95%) Puppet
7 10 (26.32%) HTML5
7 10 (26.32%) Maven
7 10 (26.32%) HTML
7 10 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (21.05%) DevOps
8 8 (21.05%) Splunk
8 8 (21.05%) DNS
8 8 (21.05%) Problem Management
9 7 (18.42%) Release Management
9 7 (18.42%) TDD
9 7 (18.42%) Android
9 7 (18.42%) Java
9 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
10 6 (15.79%) Incident Management
10 6 (15.79%) Ansible
10 6 (15.79%) Public Cloud
11 5 (13.16%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (13.16%) AWS OpsWorks
11 5 (13.16%) Private Cloud
11 5 (13.16%) User Experience

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.16%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.26%) Liferay
2 2 (5.26%) SAS
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 31 (81.58%) PaaS
2 19 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (34.21%) SaaS
4 12 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (13.16%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (13.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 5 (13.16%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (13.16%) Amazon S3
5 5 (13.16%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (13.16%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (13.16%) AWS OpsWorks
5 5 (13.16%) Bluemix
5 5 (13.16%) IBM Cloud
5 5 (13.16%) Route 53
5 5 (13.16%) Serverless
6 2 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (5.26%) G Suite
6 2 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) DNS
2 5 (13.16%) Wireshark
3 3 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (5.26%) DHCP
4 2 (5.26%) HTTP
5 1 (2.63%) Firewall
5 1 (2.63%) Network Security
5 1 (2.63%) SAN
5 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (13.16%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (13.16%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (5.26%) MySQL
4 1 (2.63%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.63%) Ingres
4 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Maven
2 5 (13.16%) Ant
2 5 (13.16%) Eclipse
2 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.16%) Moq
2 5 (13.16%) MSTest
2 5 (13.16%) NUnit
2 5 (13.16%) TeamCity
3 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.63%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) Subversion
4 1 (2.63%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Cloud Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Java Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.89%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.89%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Deskside Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Deskside Support
6 2 (5.26%) Deskside Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.26%) Head of Operations
6 2 (5.26%) Operations Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Head of DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) HTML
1 10 (26.32%) HTML5
2 5 (13.16%) .NET
2 5 (13.16%) AngularJS
2 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (13.16%) Hibernate
2 5 (13.16%) Java EE
2 5 (13.16%) JPA
2 5 (13.16%) jQuery
2 5 (13.16%) Node.js
2 5 (13.16%) Spring
2 5 (13.16%) Spring MVC
2 5 (13.16%) WCF
2 5 (13.16%) XML
3 2 (5.26%) OSGi
4 1 (2.63%) CSS
4 1 (2.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Public Cloud
2 5 (13.16%) Fintech
2 5 (13.16%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (13.16%) Private Cloud
2 5 (13.16%) User Experience
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (5.26%) PKI
4 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Linux
2 7 (18.42%) Android
3 5 (13.16%) Apple iOS
3 5 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (13.16%) Unix
3 5 (13.16%) Windows
4 2 (5.26%) AIX
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (21.05%) DevOps
3 8 (21.05%) Problem Management
4 7 (18.42%) Release Management
4 7 (18.42%) TDD
5 6 (15.79%) Incident Management
6 5 (13.16%) Android Development
6 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.16%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (13.16%) iOS Development
6 5 (13.16%) Load Balancing
6 5 (13.16%) Migration
6 5 (13.16%) MVC
6 5 (13.16%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (13.16%) OO
6 5 (13.16%) OOD
6 5 (13.16%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
6 5 (13.16%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) SQL
2 7 (18.42%) Java
3 5 (13.16%) C#
3 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.26%) C
4 2 (5.26%) C++
4 2 (5.26%) Erlang
5 1 (2.63%) Haskell
5 1 (2.63%) Lisp
5 1 (2.63%) Perl
5 1 (2.63%) PHP
5 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
1 5 (13.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) Puppet
2 10 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (15.79%) Ansible
4 2 (5.26%) AirWatch
4 2 (5.26%) SCCM
5 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) Splunk
3 5 (13.16%) AppDynamics
3 5 (13.16%) CheckPoint
3 5 (13.16%) Cisco
3 5 (13.16%) F5
3 5 (13.16%) Juniper
3 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
3 5 (13.16%) VMware
3 5 (13.16%) Vyatta
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle
4 4 (10.53%) SAP
5 2 (5.26%) Google
5 2 (5.26%) IBM
5 2 (5.26%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.63%) Actian
6 1 (2.63%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.63%) Remedy
6 1 (2.63%) Talend