Period
to 25 January 2020

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 25 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as Code (IaC)
UK > England
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 242 343 535
Rank change year-on-year +101 +192 +303
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure as Code 1,538 1,311 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.33% 0.93% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 1.01% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1,163 1,036 659
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £64,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.38% +16.36%
10th Percentile £46,250 £46,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £90,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £63,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% +6.30% +15.45%

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 106,242 130,024 150,295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.99% 92.17% 92.22%
Number of salaries quoted 84,751 103,653 122,426
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,750 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

Infrastructure as Code
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure as Code in England

Infrastructure as Code
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure as Code in England.

Salary trend for Infrastructure as Code in England

Infrastructure as Code
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure as Code in England over the 6 months to 25 January 2020.

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 25 January 2020. 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 +78 959 £77,500 +3.33% 187
South East +70 176 £67,500 +5.47% 35
North of England +45 152 £60,000 +9.09% 59
Midlands +96 104 £56,000 +6.67% 26
West Midlands +74 85 £56,798 +3.27% 14
North West +67 82 £60,000 +9.09% 39
East of England +90 77 £60,000 -7.69% 22
Yorkshire +11 62 £60,000 +9.09% 18
South West +19 58 £55,000 -12.00% 25
East Midlands +34 18 £45,000 +9.33% 12
North East -2 8 £37,000 -32.73% 2
Infrastructure as Code
UK

For the 6 months to 25 January 2020, 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 1,165 (75.75%) DevOps
2 950 (61.77%) Terraform
3 927 (60.27%) AWS
4 790 (51.37%) Docker
5 759 (49.35%) Ansible
6 725 (47.14%) Python
7 669 (43.50%) Kubernetes
8 623 (40.51%) Azure
9 578 (37.58%) Linux
10 560 (36.41%) Agile Software Development
11 458 (29.78%) Puppet
12 447 (29.06%) Jenkins
13 379 (24.64%) PowerShell
13 379 (24.64%) Configuration Management
14 364 (23.67%) Java
15 360 (23.41%) Opscode Chef
16 339 (22.04%) Continuous Integration
17 336 (21.85%) Windows
18 314 (20.42%) AWS CloudFormation
19 305 (19.83%) Bash Shell
19 305 (19.83%) Finance
20 280 (18.21%) GCP
21 254 (16.51%) Microsoft
22 253 (16.45%) Microservices
23 233 (15.15%) Git (software)
24 218 (14.17%) SQL
25 212 (13.78%) Go
26 200 (13.00%) Continuous Delivery
27 198 (12.87%) .NET
28 181 (11.77%) PaaS

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 70 (4.55%) IIS
2 69 (4.49%) Confluence
3 59 (3.84%) Apache Spark
4 56 (3.64%) Apache
5 53 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
6 38 (2.47%) Tomcat
7 27 (1.76%) nginx
8 24 (1.56%) JBoss
9 22 (1.43%) WebSphere
10 18 (1.17%) OpenStack
11 16 (1.04%) Apache Airflow
11 16 (1.04%) Apache TomEE
12 14 (0.91%) Cloud Foundry
13 9 (0.59%) SharePoint
14 8 (0.52%) Apache Pig
15 7 (0.46%) CMS
16 6 (0.39%) SAS
16 6 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
17 5 (0.33%) MS Exchange
17 5 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (0.52%) MS Visio
2 7 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.20%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.065%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.065%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (1.24%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.13%) Magento
4 1 (0.065%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.065%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.065%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.065%) Revive Adserver
Cloud Services
1 927 (60.27%) AWS
2 623 (40.51%) Azure
3 314 (20.42%) AWS CloudFormation
4 280 (18.21%) GCP
5 181 (11.77%) PaaS
6 158 (10.27%) Serverless
7 119 (7.74%) IaaS
8 115 (7.48%) SaaS
9 105 (6.83%) AWS Lambda
10 94 (6.11%) GitHub
11 90 (5.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 89 (5.79%) OpenShift
13 88 (5.72%) Amazon EC2
14 67 (4.36%) Cloud Computing
15 63 (4.10%) Amazon ECS
16 61 (3.97%) Amazon S3
17 55 (3.58%) Amazon EKS
18 46 (2.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 37 (2.41%) Office 365
20 36 (2.34%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 96 (6.24%) Firewall
2 75 (4.88%) DNS
3 66 (4.29%) VPN
4 34 (2.21%) Internet
5 32 (2.08%) TCP/IP
6 30 (1.95%) WAN
7 22 (1.43%) DHCP
7 22 (1.43%) LAN
8 9 (0.59%) NetScaler
8 9 (0.59%) WLAN
9 8 (0.52%) HTTP
9 8 (0.52%) SAN
9 8 (0.52%) SSL
10 7 (0.46%) DMZ
11 6 (0.39%) Network Security
11 6 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (0.33%) FTP
13 4 (0.26%) BGP
13 4 (0.26%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (0.26%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (8.32%) SQL Server
2 97 (6.31%) PostgreSQL
3 94 (6.11%) Big Data
4 85 (5.53%) NoSQL
5 71 (4.62%) MySQL
6 59 (3.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 52 (3.38%) Amazon RDS
8 51 (3.32%) Relational Database
9 47 (3.06%) MongoDB
10 38 (2.47%) Hadoop
11 27 (1.76%) Power BI
12 25 (1.63%) Azure SQL Database
12 25 (1.63%) Redis
13 22 (1.43%) Amazon Redshift
13 22 (1.43%) Cosmos DB
14 21 (1.37%) RDBMS
15 20 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
16 19 (1.24%) Data Lake
17 17 (1.11%) InfluxDB
18 16 (1.04%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 447 (29.06%) Jenkins
2 233 (15.15%) Git (software)
3 150 (9.75%) JIRA
4 124 (8.06%) TeamCity
5 88 (5.72%) Octopus Deploy
6 86 (5.59%) Bitbucket
7 72 (4.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 69 (4.49%) GitLab
9 65 (4.23%) Maven
10 61 (3.97%) SonarQube
11 54 (3.51%) CircleCI
12 53 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
13 50 (3.25%) IBM UrbanCode
14 43 (2.80%) Sonatype Nexus
15 41 (2.67%) Artifactory
16 39 (2.54%) Subversion
17 33 (2.15%) Vagrant
17 33 (2.15%) Visual Studio Team System
18 32 (2.08%) Gradle
19 30 (1.95%) Ant
General
1 305 (19.83%) Finance
2 114 (7.41%) Banking
3 79 (5.14%) Retail
4 31 (2.02%) Games
5 24 (1.56%) Telecoms
6 22 (1.43%) Back Office
6 22 (1.43%) Marketing
7 21 (1.37%) Electronics
7 21 (1.37%) Public Sector
8 16 (1.04%) Billing
9 15 (0.98%) Advertising
9 15 (0.98%) Manufacturing
10 12 (0.78%) Law
11 10 (0.65%) Investment Banking
12 7 (0.46%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.39%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.33%) Front Office
14 5 (0.33%) Publishing
15 4 (0.26%) French Language
15 4 (0.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 667 (43.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 258 (16.78%) Cloud Engineer
3 201 (13.07%) AWS Engineer
4 133 (8.65%) Senior DevOps
5 129 (8.39%) Azure Engineer
6 126 (8.19%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 114 (7.41%) AWS DevOps
8 109 (7.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 105 (6.83%) Architect
10 103 (6.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 103 (6.70%) Platform Engineer
11 99 (6.44%) Developer
12 85 (5.53%) Lead DevOps
13 70 (4.55%) Consultant
14 69 (4.49%) Lead DevOps Engineer
15 64 (4.16%) Python Engineer
16 63 (4.10%) Kubernetes Engineer
17 61 (3.97%) Site Reliability Engineer
18 60 (3.90%) Azure DevOps Engineer
19 52 (3.38%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (12.87%) .NET
2 122 (7.93%) Node.js
3 118 (7.67%) Web Services
4 106 (6.89%) Elastic Stack
5 97 (6.31%) Kafka
6 68 (4.42%) JSON
7 42 (2.73%) REST
8 35 (2.28%) React
9 32 (2.08%) Spring
9 32 (2.08%) YAML
10 29 (1.89%) RabbitMQ
11 25 (1.63%) AngularJS
12 21 (1.37%) .NET Core
12 21 (1.37%) HTML
13 20 (1.30%) ASP.NET
13 20 (1.30%) CSS
13 20 (1.30%) Hibernate
13 20 (1.30%) Spring Boot
14 19 (1.24%) jQuery
14 19 (1.24%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 166 (10.79%) Public Cloud
2 105 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
3 84 (5.46%) Data Centre
4 83 (5.40%) Greenfield Project
5 80 (5.20%) Linux Command Line
6 70 (4.55%) Cloud Native
7 68 (4.42%) Self-Motivation
8 54 (3.51%) Mobile App
9 45 (2.93%) Hybrid Cloud
10 41 (2.67%) User Experience
11 36 (2.34%) Algorithms
11 36 (2.34%) Data Structures
12 34 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
13 31 (2.02%) Virtual Team
14 28 (1.82%) Private Cloud
15 24 (1.56%) Enterprise Cloud
15 24 (1.56%) PlayStation
16 23 (1.50%) Management Information System
17 18 (1.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
18 17 (1.11%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 578 (37.58%) Linux
2 336 (21.85%) Windows
3 101 (6.57%) Unix
4 88 (5.72%) Windows Server
5 54 (3.51%) CentOS
6 49 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (1.56%) Mesosphere
8 23 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (1.30%) Ubuntu
10 14 (0.91%) Android
11 13 (0.85%) Windows 10
11 13 (0.85%) Windows 7
11 13 (0.85%) Windows 8
12 11 (0.72%) Debian
13 10 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (0.52%) CoreOS
14 8 (0.52%) Mac OS
15 6 (0.39%) Apple iOS
15 6 (0.39%) zOS
16 4 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,165 (75.75%) DevOps
2 560 (36.41%) Agile Software Development
3 379 (24.64%) Configuration Management
4 339 (22.04%) Continuous Integration
5 253 (16.45%) Microservices
6 200 (13.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 170 (11.05%) Software Engineering
8 168 (10.92%) Migration
9 161 (10.47%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 156 (10.14%) Test Automation
11 149 (9.69%) Continuous Improvement
12 146 (9.49%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 141 (9.17%) Open Source
14 140 (9.10%) Scrum
15 139 (9.04%) TDD
16 130 (8.45%) Problem-Solving
17 121 (7.87%) Fintech
18 113 (7.35%) SDLC
19 108 (7.02%) Mentoring
20 96 (6.24%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 725 (47.14%) Python
2 379 (24.64%) PowerShell
3 364 (23.67%) Java
4 305 (19.83%) Bash Shell
5 218 (14.17%) SQL
6 212 (13.78%) Go
7 169 (10.99%) Ruby
8 137 (8.91%) C#
9 124 (8.06%) JavaScript
10 71 (4.62%) Scala
11 60 (3.90%) Perl
12 48 (3.12%) Shell Script
13 47 (3.06%) PHP
14 36 (2.34%) C
14 36 (2.34%) C++
15 32 (2.08%) TypeScript
16 26 (1.69%) Groovy
16 26 (1.69%) Kotlin
17 19 (1.24%) Java 8
18 17 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 140 (9.10%) Degree
2 45 (2.93%) AWS Certification
3 38 (2.47%) Computer Science Degree
4 26 (1.69%) Security Cleared
5 24 (1.56%) Master's Degree
6 13 (0.85%) DV Cleared
6 13 (0.85%) PhD
7 9 (0.59%) SC Cleared
8 8 (0.52%) TOGAF Certification
9 7 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.26%) CCNA
11 4 (0.26%) CISSP
11 4 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.26%) MCSA
11 4 (0.26%) RHCE
12 3 (0.20%) MCP
12 3 (0.20%) Network+ Certification
12 3 (0.20%) RHCSA
13 2 (0.13%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (6.31%) QA
2 20 (1.30%) PCI DSS
3 10 (0.65%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.39%) SLA
5 4 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (0.20%) GDPR
6 3 (0.20%) NCSC
7 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.13%) NIST
System Software
1 790 (51.37%) Docker
2 91 (5.92%) Active Directory
3 84 (5.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (2.41%) Virtual Machines
5 28 (1.82%) Hyper-V
5 28 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
6 22 (1.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 15 (0.98%) vCloud
7 15 (0.98%) XenApp
8 13 (0.85%) vSphere
8 13 (0.85%) XenDesktop
9 9 (0.59%) LXC
10 4 (0.26%) etcd
10 4 (0.26%) iptables
10 4 (0.26%) NFS
10 4 (0.26%) zsh
11 2 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.13%) Postfix
11 2 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.065%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 950 (61.77%) Terraform
2 759 (49.35%) Ansible
3 669 (43.50%) Kubernetes
4 458 (29.78%) Puppet
5 360 (23.41%) Opscode Chef
6 96 (6.24%) Prometheus
7 77 (5.01%) Packer
8 71 (4.62%) Consul
8 71 (4.62%) Grafana
9 68 (4.42%) Rancher
10 40 (2.60%) Salt
11 39 (2.54%) Docker Swarm
12 35 (2.28%) ZABBIX
13 28 (1.82%) Graphite
14 27 (1.76%) Kibana
14 27 (1.76%) Nagios
15 24 (1.56%) Automic
16 17 (1.11%) SCCM
17 16 (1.04%) Istio
18 12 (0.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 254 (16.51%) Microsoft
2 140 (9.10%) Google
3 110 (7.15%) VMware
4 91 (5.92%) Splunk
5 82 (5.33%) Oracle
6 75 (4.88%) Red Hat
7 41 (2.67%) Cisco
8 35 (2.28%) AppDynamics
9 32 (2.08%) Citrix
10 30 (1.95%) New Relic
11 24 (1.56%) Atlassian
12 22 (1.43%) Dynatrace
12 22 (1.43%) WorldPay
13 21 (1.37%) CyberArk
13 21 (1.37%) SaltStack
14 20 (1.30%) PagerDuty
15 19 (1.24%) Spotify
16 14 (0.91%) Cloudera
17 13 (0.85%) ServiceNow
18 10 (0.65%) hybris