Period
to 21 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 133 143 225
Rank change year-on-year +10 +82 +31
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 78 104 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.78% 1.78% 0.67%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.85% 7.48% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 75 113 33
West Yorkshire median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% -21.43%
10th Percentile £32,000 £42,360 £42,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £77,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% -24.53%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,333 1,391 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 30.46% 23.87% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,136 1,191 798
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,750 £26,925
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in West Yorkshire

IaaS
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for IaaS in West Yorkshire

IaaS
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Salary histogram for IaaS in West Yorkshire

IaaS
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 2019. 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
Leeds +9 66 £60,000 +14.29% 6
Dewsbury - 6 £25,500 -
Bradford +25 2 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Halifax - 2 - -
Wakefield - 2 £62,500 - 1
IaaS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 44 (56.41%) Azure
2 41 (52.56%) PaaS
3 38 (48.72%) AWS
4 35 (44.87%) DevOps
5 30 (38.46%) Finance
6 28 (35.90%) Web Services
6 28 (35.90%) Docker
7 27 (34.62%) GCP
7 27 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (32.05%) Microsoft
9 22 (28.21%) Windows
9 22 (28.21%) Jenkins
9 22 (28.21%) SaaS
10 21 (26.92%) Maven
10 21 (26.92%) Active Directory
11 20 (25.64%) Google
11 20 (25.64%) Kubernetes
12 19 (24.36%) Git (software)
13 18 (23.08%) Linux
14 17 (21.79%) AWS Certification
14 17 (21.79%) Rackspace
14 17 (21.79%) Terraform
14 17 (21.79%) Rancher
14 17 (21.79%) Prometheus
15 15 (19.23%) Data Centre
16 14 (17.95%) DNS
17 11 (14.10%) DHCP
17 11 (14.10%) Windows Server
17 11 (14.10%) Project Delivery
18 10 (12.82%) WAN

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 7 (8.97%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.13%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (5.13%) IIS
2 4 (5.13%) Mule
2 4 (5.13%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (56.41%) Azure
2 41 (52.56%) PaaS
3 38 (48.72%) AWS
4 27 (34.62%) GCP
5 22 (28.21%) SaaS
6 8 (10.26%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (10.26%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (7.69%) Office 365
7 6 (7.69%) OneDrive
8 2 (2.56%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (2.56%) GitHub
8 2 (2.56%) Serverless
8 2 (2.56%) Slack
9 1 (1.28%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.95%) DNS
2 11 (14.10%) DHCP
3 10 (12.82%) Firewall
3 10 (12.82%) LAN
3 10 (12.82%) WAN
4 8 (10.26%) VoIP
5 6 (7.69%) Skype
5 6 (7.69%) VPN
6 5 (6.41%) MPLS
6 5 (6.41%) Wireless
7 4 (5.13%) Network Security
8 2 (2.56%) BGP
8 2 (2.56%) OSPF
8 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.56%) VLAN
8 2 (2.56%) WLAN
9 1 (1.28%) HTTP
9 1 (1.28%) SMTP
9 1 (1.28%) SNMP
9 1 (1.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.28%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.28%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (1.28%) Big Data
2 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (1.28%) OLAP
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (28.21%) Jenkins
2 21 (26.92%) Maven
3 19 (24.36%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.13%) IntelliJ
4 4 (5.13%) Mockito
5 3 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (2.56%) CircleCI
6 2 (2.56%) Codeship
6 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.56%) JIRA
6 2 (2.56%) JUnit
6 2 (2.56%) Protractor
6 2 (2.56%) Selenium
6 2 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (2.56%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (38.46%) Finance
2 4 (5.13%) Banking
2 4 (5.13%) Legal
3 3 (3.85%) Public Sector
3 3 (3.85%) Retail
3 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.56%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Games
5 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (28.21%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (8.97%) Architect
4 6 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (7.69%) Infrastructure Technician
5 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (6.41%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.41%) Security Specialist
6 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (5.13%) Senior DevOps
6 4 (5.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Technical Leader
7 3 (3.85%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Consultant
8 2 (2.56%) Developer
8 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (2.56%) Network Engineer
8 2 (2.56%) Support Engineer
8 2 (2.56%) Technical Architect
8 2 (2.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (35.90%) Web Services
2 6 (7.69%) JSON
3 5 (6.41%) REST
4 4 (5.13%) LDAP
4 4 (5.13%) Spring
4 4 (5.13%) Spring Boot
4 4 (5.13%) WireMock
5 3 (3.85%) .NET
6 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 9 (11.54%) Public Cloud
3 6 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (6.41%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.56%) NHS
6 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.28%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.21%) Windows
2 18 (23.08%) Linux
3 11 (14.10%) Windows Server
4 9 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (7.69%) Unix
6 2 (2.56%) AIX
6 2 (2.56%) Android
6 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.87%) DevOps
2 27 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (14.10%) Project Delivery
4 9 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 9 (11.54%) Migration
5 7 (8.97%) Change Management
5 7 (8.97%) Data Management
5 7 (8.97%) Project Management
6 6 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (7.69%) High Availability
6 6 (7.69%) Network Virtualisation
6 6 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 6 (7.69%) Software Licensing
6 6 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Automation
7 5 (6.41%) IT Strategy
7 5 (6.41%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2
7 5 (6.41%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (6.41%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.54%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.13%) Java
2 4 (5.13%) Python
2 4 (5.13%) SQL
3 2 (2.56%) Apple Swift
3 2 (2.56%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.56%) Java 8
3 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.56%) Kotlin
3 2 (2.56%) Perl
3 2 (2.56%) Ruby
4 1 (1.28%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (21.79%) AWS Certification
2 4 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.85%) Degree
3 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.56%) CCNP
4 2 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.56%) MCSE
5 1 (1.28%) CCIE
5 1 (1.28%) CCNA
5 1 (1.28%) CISA
5 1 (1.28%) CISM
5 1 (1.28%) CISSP
5 1 (1.28%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (1.28%) GIAC
5 1 (1.28%) ISACA
5 1 (1.28%) MCP
5 1 (1.28%) MCSD
5 1 (1.28%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.28%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.28%) ISO 31000
2 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.28%) PMO
System Software
1 28 (35.90%) Docker
2 21 (26.92%) Active Directory
3 6 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 6 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.28%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 20 (25.64%) Kubernetes
2 17 (21.79%) Prometheus
2 17 (21.79%) Rancher
2 17 (21.79%) Terraform
3 2 (2.56%) Ansible
3 2 (2.56%) CFEngine
3 2 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.56%) Puppet
4 1 (1.28%) Nagios
4 1 (1.28%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 25 (32.05%) Microsoft
2 20 (25.64%) Google
3 17 (21.79%) Rackspace
4 6 (7.69%) Citrix
4 6 (7.69%) Oracle
5 5 (6.41%) Cisco
6 4 (5.13%) Symantec
7 3 (3.85%) VMware
8 2 (2.56%) AppDynamics
8 2 (2.56%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.56%) Blue Prism
8 2 (2.56%) Brocade
8 2 (2.56%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.56%) Juniper
8 2 (2.56%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.56%) Splunk
8 2 (2.56%) UiPath
9 1 (1.28%) F5
9 1 (1.28%) SolarWinds