Period
to 16 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Infrastructure as Code skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Infrastructure as Code over the 6 months to 16 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as Code (IaC)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 40 104 203
Rank change year-on-year +64 +99 +20
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure as Code 312 214 129
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 6.28% 2.94% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.60% 3.12% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 294 183 125
10th Percentile £58,750 £53,000 £52,500
25th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.68% - +14.81%
75th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £91,250
90th Percentile £106,000 £112,000 £105,000
Central London median annual salary £85,000 £76,250 £75,000
% change year-on-year +11.48% +1.67% +15.38%

Infrastructure as Code is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,724 6,862 9,385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 95.11% 94.26% 93.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4,212 6,011 8,401
10th Percentile £43,750 £40,750 £36,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £100,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%

Infrastructure as Code
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Infrastructure as Code as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure as Code in the City of London

Infrastructure as Code
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure as Code in the City of London.

Salary trend for Infrastructure as Code in the City of London

Infrastructure as Code
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure as Code in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure as Code in the City of London

Infrastructure as Code
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure as Code within the City of London region over the 6 months to 16 May 2021. 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
London Bridge +11 2 £45,000 +52.54%
Infrastructure as Code
Central London

For the 6 months to 16 May 2021, IT jobs citing Infrastructure as Code 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 City of London region with a requirement for Infrastructure as Code.

1 267 (85.58%) Terraform
2 249 (79.81%) DevOps
3 229 (73.40%) Docker
4 213 (68.27%) Kubernetes
5 207 (66.35%) AWS
6 150 (48.08%) Jenkins
7 115 (36.86%) Python
8 110 (35.26%) Ansible
9 92 (29.49%) Puppet
10 76 (24.36%) Azure
11 73 (23.40%) Linux
11 73 (23.40%) Java
12 61 (19.55%) Fintech
13 57 (18.27%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 57 (18.27%) OO
14 54 (17.31%) Opscode Chef
15 51 (16.35%) Agile Software Development
16 50 (16.03%) Software Engineering
17 47 (15.06%) Continuous Integration
18 45 (14.42%) Greenfield Project
19 40 (12.82%) CircleCI
20 38 (12.18%) Configuration Management
21 37 (11.86%) Bash Shell
22 35 (11.22%) AWS CloudFormation
23 34 (10.90%) PowerShell
23 34 (10.90%) Finance
24 33 (10.58%) C#
25 31 (9.94%) GCP
25 31 (9.94%) Travis CI
26 30 (9.62%) Banking

Infrastructure as Code
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (2.24%) Apache Spark
2 2 (0.64%) Apache
2 2 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (0.64%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.32%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (0.32%) Confluence
3 1 (0.32%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 207 (66.35%) AWS
2 76 (24.36%) Azure
3 35 (11.22%) AWS CloudFormation
4 31 (9.94%) GCP
5 25 (8.01%) Amazon ECS
6 24 (7.69%) Serverless
7 18 (5.77%) AWS KMS
7 18 (5.77%) Datadog
8 16 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (4.49%) AWS Fargate
9 14 (4.49%) Azure Active Directory
10 13 (4.17%) AWS CodeBuild
11 12 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
12 11 (3.53%) GitHub
13 10 (3.21%) Amazon S3
14 9 (2.88%) AWS CodeDeploy
15 8 (2.56%) IaaS
15 8 (2.56%) SaaS
16 7 (2.24%) Azure Data Factory
16 7 (2.24%) Azure Key Vault
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.60%) Firewall
2 3 (0.96%) Network Security
2 3 (0.96%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.64%) BIG-IP
3 2 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (0.64%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (0.64%) Extranet
3 2 (0.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (0.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (0.64%) H.323
3 2 (0.64%) LAN
3 2 (0.64%) MGCP
3 2 (0.64%) Sourcefire
3 2 (0.64%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.64%) VoIP
3 2 (0.64%) VPN
3 2 (0.64%) WAN
3 2 (0.64%) WebEx
3 2 (0.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.37%) Big Data
2 15 (4.81%) SQL Server
3 12 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 10 (3.21%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (2.24%) Amazon Redshift
7 6 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (1.60%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.96%) BigQuery
9 3 (0.96%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.64%) InfluxDB
10 2 (0.64%) MySQL
10 2 (0.64%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.64%) Power BI
10 2 (0.64%) Redis
11 1 (0.32%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.32%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 150 (48.08%) Jenkins
2 40 (12.82%) CircleCI
3 31 (9.94%) Travis CI
4 26 (8.33%) TeamCity
5 19 (6.09%) Git (software)
5 19 (6.09%) GitLab
6 16 (5.13%) Octopus Deploy
7 14 (4.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 11 (3.53%) Artifactory
9 10 (3.21%) JIRA
10 2 (0.64%) Checkstyle
10 2 (0.64%) Gradle
10 2 (0.64%) Maven
10 2 (0.64%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.32%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.32%) Subversion
General
1 34 (10.90%) Finance
2 30 (9.62%) Banking
3 16 (5.13%) Games
4 14 (4.49%) Social Skills
5 5 (1.60%) Publishing
6 4 (1.28%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.64%) Advertising
8 2 (0.64%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 162 (51.92%) DevOps Engineer
2 67 (21.47%) AWS Engineer
3 60 (19.23%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 59 (18.91%) AWS DevOps
5 57 (18.27%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 46 (14.74%) Senior DevOps
7 44 (14.10%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 37 (11.86%) Cloud Engineer
9 27 (8.65%) Platform Engineer
10 25 (8.01%) Azure Engineer
11 23 (7.37%) Azure DevOps Engineer
11 23 (7.37%) Big Data Engineer
11 23 (7.37%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
11 23 (7.37%) Java Engineer
12 18 (5.77%) Digital Transformation
13 15 (4.81%) Games Engineer
14 13 (4.17%) Head of Engineering
14 13 (4.17%) Lead DevOps
15 12 (3.85%) Head of Digital
15 12 (3.85%) Head of Digital Transformation
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (6.73%) .NET
2 15 (4.81%) Web Services
3 11 (3.53%) Kafka
4 9 (2.88%) Elastic Stack
5 8 (2.56%) React
6 7 (2.24%) Node.js
7 4 (1.28%) .NET Core
8 3 (0.96%) JSON
9 2 (0.64%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.64%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.64%) Backbone.js
9 2 (0.64%) CSS
9 2 (0.64%) HTML
9 2 (0.64%) HTML5
9 2 (0.64%) LAMP
9 2 (0.64%) LAPP Stack
9 2 (0.64%) RESTful
9 2 (0.64%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (0.64%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (0.32%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.42%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (3.21%) Data Structures
3 5 (1.60%) Data Centre
3 5 (1.60%) Public Cloud
4 4 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (1.28%) Private Cloud
5 3 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (0.64%) Cloud Native
6 2 (0.64%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (0.64%) Equities
6 2 (0.64%) Hedge funds
6 2 (0.64%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.32%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.32%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.32%) PKI
7 1 (0.32%) Social Media
7 1 (0.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 73 (23.40%) Linux
2 26 (8.33%) Windows
3 13 (4.17%) Windows Server
4 10 (3.21%) Unix
5 5 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.96%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.64%) Android
7 2 (0.64%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.32%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (79.81%) DevOps
2 61 (19.55%) Fintech
3 57 (18.27%) OO
3 57 (18.27%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 51 (16.35%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (16.03%) Software Engineering
6 47 (15.06%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (12.18%) Configuration Management
8 29 (9.29%) Microservices
9 23 (7.37%) Deployment Automation
9 23 (7.37%) SOA
10 22 (7.05%) Continuous Delivery
11 21 (6.73%) DevSecOps
11 21 (6.73%) Infrastructure Automation
12 17 (5.45%) Mentoring
13 16 (5.13%) Kanban
13 16 (5.13%) Scrum
14 15 (4.81%) Machine Learning
15 14 (4.49%) SDLC
16 13 (4.17%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 115 (36.86%) Python
2 73 (23.40%) Java
3 37 (11.86%) Bash Shell
4 34 (10.90%) PowerShell
5 33 (10.58%) C#
6 16 (5.13%) Go
6 16 (5.13%) SQL
7 14 (4.49%) JavaScript
7 14 (4.49%) Ruby
8 8 (2.56%) C++
8 8 (2.56%) PHP
9 4 (1.28%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.64%) C
10 2 (0.64%) Groovy
10 2 (0.64%) R
11 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (2.88%) AWS Certification
2 6 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.28%) CCNA
4 3 (0.96%) Degree
5 2 (0.64%) CCIE
5 2 (0.64%) CCNP
5 2 (0.64%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.64%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.32%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.88%) QA
2 2 (0.64%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 229 (73.40%) Docker
2 22 (7.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.81%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.32%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 267 (85.58%) Terraform
2 213 (68.27%) Kubernetes
3 110 (35.26%) Ansible
4 92 (29.49%) Puppet
5 54 (17.31%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (5.77%) Grafana
7 11 (3.53%) Rancher
8 9 (2.88%) Prometheus
9 6 (1.92%) Failover Clustering
10 4 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (1.28%) Packer
11 2 (0.64%) Cisco Prime
11 2 (0.64%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.64%) ITRS Geneos
11 2 (0.64%) Kibana
11 2 (0.64%) Mesos
11 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (0.64%) Nagios
12 1 (0.32%) Docker Swarm
12 1 (0.32%) Salt
Vendors
1 27 (8.65%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.01%) VMware
3 13 (4.17%) Splunk
4 9 (2.88%) Cisco
5 7 (2.24%) AppDynamics
5 7 (2.24%) Google
6 4 (1.28%) Palo Alto
7 3 (0.96%) Fortinet
7 3 (0.96%) LogRhythm
7 3 (0.96%) Red Hat
7 3 (0.96%) Sybase
8 2 (0.64%) CommVault
8 2 (0.64%) ExtraHop
8 2 (0.64%) F5
8 2 (0.64%) IBM
8 2 (0.64%) New Relic
8 2 (0.64%) Radianz
8 2 (0.64%) SolarWinds
8 2 (0.64%) Verint
9 1 (0.32%) Atlassian