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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as Code (IaC, Infra as Code)
UK > England
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 85 96 184
Rank change year-on-year +11 +88 +86
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure as Code 5,231 3,492 1,102
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 3.68% 3.45% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.84% 3.66% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2,412 2,344 920
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,875 £45,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
75th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £108,750 £100,000 £98,750
UK median annual salary £74,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +5.71% - +3.70%

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 136,198 95,330 54,355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 95.74% 94.24% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 74,724 65,514 44,583
10th Percentile £34,250 £32,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £91,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,600 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.91% +1.09% +4.76%

Infrastructure as Code
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Infrastructure as Code as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure as Code in England

Infrastructure as Code
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure as Code in England.

Salary trend for Infrastructure as Code in England

Infrastructure as Code
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure as Code in England over the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure as Code in England

Infrastructure as Code
Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 12 August 2022. 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
Jobs
London +11 3,543 £85,000 +6.25% 253
North of England -25 679 £65,000 +8.33% 68
South East -36 372 £70,000 +7.69% 36
North West -32 336 £62,500 +4.17% 35
Yorkshire -26 282 £67,500 +12.50% 26
South West -12 271 £53,750 -6.52% 22
Midlands -67 223 £67,500 +3.85% 31
West Midlands -64 174 £65,000 - 22
East of England +20 128 £63,125 +9.78% 26
North East -7 61 £62,500 +13.64% 7
East Midlands -40 49 £67,500 +22.73% 9
Infrastructure as Code
UK

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, 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 England region with a requirement for Infrastructure as Code.

1 3,699 (70.71%) AWS
2 3,451 (65.97%) DevOps
3 3,439 (65.74%) Terraform
4 3,185 (60.89%) CI/CD
5 2,742 (52.42%) Kubernetes
6 2,472 (47.26%) Azure
7 2,409 (46.05%) Python
8 2,315 (44.26%) Docker
9 2,282 (43.62%) Agile
10 1,524 (29.13%) Ansible
11 1,515 (28.96%) Finance
12 1,455 (27.81%) GCP
13 1,424 (27.22%) Linux
14 1,412 (26.99%) Software Engineering
15 1,325 (25.33%) Jenkins
16 1,157 (22.12%) Serverless
17 1,150 (21.98%) Containerisation
18 1,092 (20.88%) Java
19 983 (18.79%) AWS CloudFormation
20 970 (18.54%) Bash
21 965 (18.45%) SQL
22 877 (16.77%) Go
23 863 (16.50%) Microservices
24 839 (16.04%) Mentoring
25 837 (16.00%) Git (software)
26 835 (15.96%) PowerShell
27 833 (15.92%) Configuration Management
28 817 (15.62%) Problem-Solving
29 790 (15.10%) Social Skills
30 768 (14.68%) Cloud Native

Infrastructure as Code
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 139 (2.66%) Apache Airflow
2 126 (2.41%) Apache
3 125 (2.39%) Apache Spark
4 119 (2.27%) Confluence
5 90 (1.72%) CMS
6 68 (1.30%) Headless CMS
7 66 (1.26%) Cloud Foundry
8 42 (0.80%) OpenStack
9 31 (0.59%) Tomcat
10 29 (0.55%) IIS
11 26 (0.50%) nginx
12 21 (0.40%) Drupal
13 19 (0.36%) SharePoint
14 13 (0.25%) MS Exchange
15 12 (0.23%) Jupyter
16 10 (0.19%) WordPress
17 9 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
18 8 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
19 7 (0.13%) Apache Solr
20 5 (0.096%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 32 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 19 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (0.21%) Chatbot
5 10 (0.19%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.096%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.057%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.019%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.019%) Weka
Business Applications
1 28 (0.54%) R3 Corda
2 20 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
3 12 (0.23%) Distributed Ledger
4 10 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.19%) Fidessa
5 7 (0.13%) JDE OneWorld
6 4 (0.076%) Summit
7 3 (0.057%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.038%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.019%) Magento
9 1 (0.019%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.019%) SAP S/4HANA
9 1 (0.019%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 3,699 (70.71%) AWS
2 2,472 (47.26%) Azure
3 1,455 (27.81%) GCP
4 1,157 (22.12%) Serverless
5 983 (18.79%) AWS CloudFormation
6 610 (11.66%) GitHub
7 590 (11.28%) SaaS
8 587 (11.22%) AWS Lambda
9 580 (11.09%) Azure DevOps
10 532 (10.17%) Amazon S3
11 518 (9.90%) Amazon ECS
12 449 (8.58%) PaaS
13 342 (6.54%) Amazon EKS
14 333 (6.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 322 (6.16%) IaaS
16 308 (5.89%) Amazon EC2
17 301 (5.75%) Amazon Kinesis
18 284 (5.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 270 (5.16%) Cloud Computing
20 268 (5.12%) Azure AKS
Communications & Networking
1 294 (5.62%) Firewall
2 245 (4.68%) DNS
3 181 (3.46%) Network Security
4 130 (2.49%) TCP/IP
5 128 (2.45%) VPN
6 110 (2.10%) HTTP
7 101 (1.93%) Internet
8 98 (1.87%) DHCP
9 76 (1.45%) WAN
10 57 (1.09%) SAN
11 54 (1.03%) LAN
12 50 (0.96%) Software-Defined Networking
13 47 (0.90%) SD-WAN
14 45 (0.86%) VLAN
15 42 (0.80%) Intrusion Detection
16 38 (0.73%) Broadband
16 38 (0.73%) NAS
17 35 (0.67%) OSPF
18 32 (0.61%) WebEx
19 28 (0.54%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 442 (8.45%) NoSQL
2 366 (7.00%) PostgreSQL
3 338 (6.46%) Elasticsearch
4 310 (5.93%) DynamoDB
5 249 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
6 209 (4.00%) Relational Database
7 198 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
8 178 (3.40%) Amazon Athena
9 174 (3.33%) SQL Server
10 161 (3.08%) Big Data
10 161 (3.08%) MySQL
11 160 (3.06%) Amazon Redshift
12 142 (2.71%) Data Lake
13 131 (2.50%) BigQuery
14 119 (2.27%) Redis
15 118 (2.26%) MongoDB
16 85 (1.62%) Azure SQL Database
17 66 (1.26%) Amazon Aurora
18 64 (1.22%) Electronic Patient Records
19 51 (0.97%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 1,325 (25.33%) Jenkins
2 837 (16.00%) Git (software)
3 413 (7.90%) GitLab
4 369 (7.05%) Octopus Deploy
5 351 (6.71%) TeamCity
6 342 (6.54%) CircleCI
7 224 (4.28%) JIRA
8 219 (4.19%) Travis CI
9 177 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 160 (3.06%) IBM UrbanCode
11 103 (1.97%) Maven
12 87 (1.66%) Selenium
13 84 (1.61%) Bitbucket
14 57 (1.09%) Cucumber
15 56 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 55 (1.05%) SonarQube
17 46 (0.88%) Spinnaker
17 46 (0.88%) Subversion
18 41 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
19 39 (0.75%) Artifactory
General
1 1,515 (28.96%) Finance
2 790 (15.10%) Social Skills
3 528 (10.09%) Retail
4 515 (9.85%) Banking
5 497 (9.50%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 432 (8.26%) Public Sector
7 309 (5.91%) Games
8 287 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
9 160 (3.06%) Marketing
10 124 (2.37%) Presentation Skills
11 116 (2.22%) Legal
12 86 (1.64%) Financial Institution
13 78 (1.49%) Telecoms
14 76 (1.45%) Advertising
15 67 (1.28%) Law
16 57 (1.09%) Automotive
17 56 (1.07%) Publishing
18 46 (0.88%) Local Government
19 39 (0.75%) Manufacturing
19 39 (0.75%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 1,781 (34.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 783 (14.97%) Developer
3 642 (12.27%) Cloud Engineer
4 617 (11.80%) Senior DevOps
5 584 (11.16%) Software Engineer
6 581 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 290 (5.54%) Architect
8 258 (4.93%) Data Engineer
9 246 (4.70%) Azure Engineer
10 245 (4.68%) Senior Software Engineer
11 240 (4.59%) Senior Developer
12 239 (4.57%) AWS Engineer
13 226 (4.32%) Platform Engineer
14 225 (4.30%) C# Developer
15 203 (3.88%) Lead DevOps
16 198 (3.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 195 (3.73%) Azure DevOps Engineer
18 191 (3.65%) Full Stack Developer
19 178 (3.40%) AWS DevOps
20 174 (3.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 745 (14.24%) React
2 710 (13.57%) Node.js
3 594 (11.36%) .NET
4 439 (8.39%) Kafka
5 311 (5.95%) Elastic Stack
6 300 (5.74%) .NET Core
7 288 (5.51%) Web Services
8 269 (5.14%) REST
9 218 (4.17%) RESTful
10 191 (3.65%) AngularJS
11 189 (3.61%) CSS
12 166 (3.17%) GraphQL
13 147 (2.81%) Vue.js
14 119 (2.27%) ARM Templates
15 115 (2.20%) ASP.NET
16 114 (2.18%) Spring
17 104 (1.99%) HTML
18 101 (1.93%) JSON
19 100 (1.91%) YAML
20 80 (1.53%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 768 (14.68%) Cloud Native
2 462 (8.83%) Public Cloud
3 400 (7.65%) User Experience
4 199 (3.80%) Mobile App
5 186 (3.56%) Self-Motivation
6 172 (3.29%) Private Cloud
7 148 (2.83%) Greenfield Project
8 135 (2.58%) Data Centre
9 124 (2.37%) Blog
10 101 (1.93%) Linux Command Line
11 97 (1.85%) Hackathon
12 95 (1.82%) Legacy Systems
13 94 (1.80%) Cyberattack
14 90 (1.72%) FMCG
15 89 (1.70%) Algorithms
16 84 (1.61%) Virtual Team
17 82 (1.57%) Management Information System
18 78 (1.49%) Cyber Defence
19 72 (1.38%) Hybrid Cloud
20 71 (1.36%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1,424 (27.22%) Linux
2 617 (11.80%) Windows
3 222 (4.24%) Unix
4 158 (3.02%) Mesosphere
5 156 (2.98%) Windows Server
6 80 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 78 (1.49%) CentOS
8 62 (1.19%) Android
9 56 (1.07%) Apple iOS
10 50 (0.96%) VMS
11 48 (0.92%) Ubuntu
12 39 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
13 28 (0.54%) Mac OS
14 27 (0.52%) Amazon Linux
15 22 (0.42%) Windows Server 2016
16 21 (0.40%) Windows 10
17 16 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
18 12 (0.23%) Debian
19 11 (0.21%) Solaris
20 10 (0.19%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,451 (65.97%) DevOps
2 3,185 (60.89%) CI/CD
3 2,282 (43.62%) Agile
4 1,412 (26.99%) Software Engineering
5 1,150 (21.98%) Containerisation
6 863 (16.50%) Microservices
7 839 (16.04%) Mentoring
8 833 (15.92%) Configuration Management
9 817 (15.62%) Problem-Solving
10 699 (13.36%) Test Automation
11 669 (12.79%) TDD
12 664 (12.69%) Continuous Integration
13 594 (11.36%) Fintech
14 546 (10.44%) Scrum
15 510 (9.75%) Analytics
16 504 (9.63%) Open Source
17 490 (9.37%) Site Reliability Engineering
18 481 (9.20%) Full Stack Development
19 473 (9.04%) SDLC
20 447 (8.55%) Observability
Programming Languages
1 2,409 (46.05%) Python
2 1,092 (20.88%) Java
3 970 (18.54%) Bash
4 965 (18.45%) SQL
5 877 (16.77%) Go
6 835 (15.96%) PowerShell
7 767 (14.66%) JavaScript
8 688 (13.15%) C#
9 548 (10.48%) TypeScript
10 381 (7.28%) Ruby
11 324 (6.19%) Groovy
12 213 (4.07%) T-SQL
13 144 (2.75%) Scala
14 130 (2.49%) Rust
15 109 (2.08%) PHP
16 103 (1.97%) Kotlin
17 92 (1.76%) R
17 92 (1.76%) Shell Script
18 91 (1.74%) C++
19 53 (1.01%) Bicep
Qualifications
1 343 (6.56%) Degree
2 239 (4.57%) Security Cleared
3 197 (3.77%) SC Cleared
4 185 (3.54%) Computer Science Degree
5 169 (3.23%) AWS Certification
6 72 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 38 (0.73%) DV Cleared
8 28 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
9 20 (0.38%) CISSP
10 18 (0.34%) Master's Degree
11 17 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
12 15 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
13 14 (0.27%) TOGAF Certification
14 13 (0.25%) PhD
15 12 (0.23%) CCA
15 12 (0.23%) CCNP
15 12 (0.23%) DBS Check
15 12 (0.23%) OSCP
16 11 (0.21%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 183 (3.50%) QA
2 120 (2.29%) SLA
3 99 (1.89%) PCI DSS
4 92 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 79 (1.51%) GDPR
6 49 (0.94%) SOC 2
7 37 (0.71%) GRC
8 32 (0.61%) Accessibility
9 21 (0.40%) Data Quality
10 19 (0.36%) SOC 1
11 16 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 16 (0.31%) NIST
12 15 (0.29%) GxP
13 9 (0.17%) NCSC
14 8 (0.15%) ISO 9001
14 8 (0.15%) RMADS
15 7 (0.13%) HIPAA
15 7 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 6 (0.11%) PA-DSS
17 4 (0.076%) WCAG
System Software
1 2,315 (44.26%) Docker
2 146 (2.79%) Active Directory
3 129 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
4 118 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 51 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
6 45 (0.86%) vSphere
7 25 (0.48%) LXC
8 19 (0.36%) KVM
8 19 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
9 16 (0.31%) Hyper-V
10 15 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 14 (0.27%) ISA Server
12 12 (0.23%) Ceph
13 9 (0.17%) NFS
14 8 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 8 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
14 8 (0.15%) XenApp
14 8 (0.15%) XenDesktop
14 8 (0.15%) zsh
15 7 (0.13%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 3,439 (65.74%) Terraform
2 2,742 (52.42%) Kubernetes
3 1,524 (29.13%) Ansible
4 649 (12.41%) Puppet
5 538 (10.28%) Opscode Chef
6 436 (8.33%) Prometheus
7 301 (5.75%) Grafana
8 189 (3.61%) Consul
9 162 (3.10%) Kibana
10 158 (3.02%) Automic
11 122 (2.33%) logstash
12 106 (2.03%) Istio
13 84 (1.61%) Packer
14 79 (1.51%) Rancher
15 38 (0.73%) Argo
15 38 (0.73%) SCCM
16 37 (0.71%) Microsoft Intune
16 37 (0.71%) Nagios
17 34 (0.65%) Graphite
17 34 (0.65%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 647 (12.37%) Microsoft
2 495 (9.46%) Google
3 330 (6.31%) Splunk
4 157 (3.00%) VMware
5 119 (2.27%) Red Hat
6 102 (1.95%) Facebook
7 98 (1.87%) Cisco
8 91 (1.74%) Oracle
9 86 (1.64%) Hitachi
10 73 (1.40%) New Relic
11 66 (1.26%) ServiceNow
12 62 (1.19%) Dynatrace
13 52 (0.99%) Revolut
14 51 (0.97%) AppDynamics
14 51 (0.97%) TrueLayer
15 50 (0.96%) Palo Alto
16 48 (0.92%) Dell
17 46 (0.88%) Citrix
18 44 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
19 40 (0.76%) PagerDuty