Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 86 92
Rank change year-on-year +26 +6 0
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 40 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 4.22% 1.28% 0.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.24% 4.89% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 0
Watford median annual salary £77,500 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.91% - -
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -28.57%

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 Watford with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 232 266 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 24.47% 26.18% 11.82%
Number of salaries quoted 185 207 78
Watford median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -7.41% +20.00%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,650 £31,400
90th Percentile £76,250 £67,500 £63,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £53,250
% change year-on-year - -1.41% +18.33%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Watford

IaaS
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for IaaS in Watford

IaaS
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in Watford over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for IaaS in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Watford region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 38 (95.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (87.50%) PaaS
3 34 (85.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 34 (85.00%) SaaS
4 33 (82.50%) Amazon AWS
5 29 (72.50%) Migration
6 28 (70.00%) VMware
6 28 (70.00%) Microsoft
7 26 (65.00%) OpenStack
7 26 (65.00%) Presales
8 23 (57.50%) Hyper-V
9 21 (52.50%) TCP/IP
9 21 (52.50%) VPN
9 21 (52.50%) DNS
10 20 (50.00%) SOA
10 20 (50.00%) Web Services
10 20 (50.00%) Internet
10 20 (50.00%) PowerShell
10 20 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
11 19 (47.50%) VMware ESXi
11 19 (47.50%) Replication
11 19 (47.50%) IBM
12 18 (45.00%) Windows
12 18 (45.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 18 (45.00%) Firewall
13 17 (42.50%) Data Centre
14 16 (40.00%) Linux
15 15 (37.50%) JBoss
15 15 (37.50%) EJB
15 15 (37.50%) Unix

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 26 (65.00%) OpenStack
2 15 (37.50%) GlassFish
2 15 (37.50%) JBoss
2 15 (37.50%) MQSeries
2 15 (37.50%) WebLogic
2 15 (37.50%) WebSphere
3 14 (35.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
4 3 (7.50%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) SAP GRC
1 5 (12.50%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (10.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 38 (95.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (87.50%) PaaS
3 34 (85.00%) SaaS
4 33 (82.50%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (37.50%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (12.50%) Office 365
7 3 (7.50%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 21 (52.50%) DNS
1 21 (52.50%) TCP/IP
1 21 (52.50%) VPN
2 20 (50.00%) Internet
2 20 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 18 (45.00%) Firewall
4 15 (37.50%) SAN
5 4 (10.00%) VSAN
6 3 (7.50%) Skype
7 1 (2.50%) DHCP
7 1 (2.50%) LAN
7 1 (2.50%) Network Security
7 1 (2.50%) VoIP
7 1 (2.50%) WAN
7 1 (2.50%) Wireless
7 1 (2.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (2.50%) Big Data
General
1 14 (35.00%) French Language
1 14 (35.00%) German Language
1 14 (35.00%) Swedish Language
2 5 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (87.50%) Architect
2 28 (70.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 13 (32.50%) Cloud Architect
3 13 (32.50%) Lead Architect
3 13 (32.50%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
4 12 (30.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (20.00%) Data Architect
5 8 (20.00%) Data Centre Architect
6 5 (12.50%) SAP Architect
6 5 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (10.00%) Consultant
8 3 (7.50%) Cloud Consultant
8 3 (7.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
8 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 3 (7.50%) Windows Consultant
9 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 2 (5.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
9 2 (5.00%) SAP Technical Architect
9 2 (5.00%) Technical Architect
9 2 (5.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (50.00%) Web Services
2 15 (37.50%) ActiveMQ
2 15 (37.50%) EJB
2 15 (37.50%) EJB 3.0
2 15 (37.50%) HornetQ
2 15 (37.50%) Java EE
2 15 (37.50%) Java SE
2 15 (37.50%) JMS
2 15 (37.50%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 34 (85.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 19 (47.50%) Replication
3 17 (42.50%) Data Centre
4 14 (35.00%) Linux Command Line
5 10 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (12.50%) Private Cloud
6 5 (12.50%) Public Cloud
7 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (45.00%) Windows
2 16 (40.00%) Linux
3 15 (37.50%) Unix
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) Migration
2 26 (65.00%) Presales
3 20 (50.00%) SOA
4 18 (45.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (37.50%) Deployment Automation
6 6 (15.00%) DevOps
6 6 (15.00%) ERP
7 5 (12.50%) Business Transformation
7 5 (12.50%) CRM
7 5 (12.50%) Data Centre Operations
7 5 (12.50%) Performance Management
7 5 (12.50%) Tech Ops
7 5 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (12.50%) Use Case
8 4 (10.00%) Business Development
8 4 (10.00%) Change Management
8 4 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.50%) Procure-to-Pay
10 1 (2.50%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 20 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 15 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 15 (37.50%) Java
2 15 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 13 (32.50%) AWK
4 4 (10.00%) C
4 4 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) C#
5 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) AWS Certification
2 12 (30.00%) Degree
2 12 (30.00%) Master's Degree
3 4 (10.00%) MCSE
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) CCNA
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 23 (57.50%) Hyper-V
2 19 (47.50%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (12.50%) Docker
3 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (10.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 15 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (37.50%) Puppet
2 7 (17.50%) SCVMM
3 5 (12.50%) Kubernetes
4 4 (10.00%) SCCM
4 4 (10.00%) SCOrch
4 4 (10.00%) vRealize
5 3 (7.50%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (2.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 28 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 28 (70.00%) VMware
2 19 (47.50%) IBM
3 15 (37.50%) Oracle
4 8 (20.00%) EMC
5 7 (17.50%) SAP
6 5 (12.50%) Cisco
7 4 (10.00%) NetApp
8 3 (7.50%) Symantec
8 3 (7.50%) Veeam
9 1 (2.50%) Citrix