Period
to 7 April 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 7 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as Code (IaC)
UK > England
6 months to
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 237 320 445
Rank change year-on-year +83 +125 +315
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure as Code 1,464 1,390 1,107
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.38% 1.00% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 1.09% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,225 1,152 914
Median annual salary £71,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.43% +16.67% +4.35%
10th Percentile £43,750 £43,750 £42,000
90th Percentile £98,750 £91,250 £90,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +12.50% -

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 97,856 127,431 153,977
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.00% 92.14% 92.19%
Number of salaries quoted 78,215 101,263 126,121
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 7 April 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 7 April 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 +73 910 £80,000 +6.67% 150
North of England +76 159 £55,000 -2.22% 55
South East +31 137 £72,500 +11.54% 38
Midlands +86 109 £55,000 -4.76% 23
North West +69 95 £57,465 -4.23% 32
West Midlands +74 86 £56,000 -3.45% 15
East of England +70 84 £60,000 -4.00% 27
South West +46 59 £50,500 -19.20% 20
Yorkshire +38 57 £55,000 - 18
East Midlands +44 23 £45,000 -8.16% 8
North East -3 7 £37,500 -31.82% 5
Infrastructure as Code
UK

For the 6 months to 7 April 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 1,069 (73.02%) DevOps
2 946 (64.62%) Terraform
3 853 (58.27%) AWS
4 733 (50.07%) Docker
5 707 (48.29%) Ansible
6 688 (46.99%) Python
7 622 (42.49%) Kubernetes
8 571 (39.00%) Azure
9 538 (36.75%) Agile Software Development
10 498 (34.02%) Linux
11 381 (26.02%) Jenkins
12 346 (23.63%) PowerShell
13 338 (23.09%) Puppet
14 322 (21.99%) Configuration Management
15 318 (21.72%) Continuous Integration
16 305 (20.83%) Bash Shell
17 277 (18.92%) Finance
18 275 (18.78%) Opscode Chef
19 272 (18.58%) GCP
20 260 (17.76%) Java
21 233 (15.92%) AWS CloudFormation
22 231 (15.78%) Windows
23 223 (15.23%) Git (software)
24 219 (14.96%) Microsoft
25 195 (13.32%) .NET
26 189 (12.91%) Serverless
27 185 (12.64%) SQL
28 176 (12.02%) Microservices
28 176 (12.02%) Continuous Delivery
29 175 (11.95%) Migration

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 72 (4.92%) Confluence
2 53 (3.62%) Apache
3 49 (3.35%) IIS
4 38 (2.60%) Apache Spark
4 38 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
5 31 (2.12%) Tomcat
6 27 (1.84%) OpenStack
7 15 (1.02%) Apache Airflow
8 13 (0.89%) nginx
9 11 (0.75%) Cloud Foundry
10 8 (0.55%) JBoss
11 7 (0.48%) WebSphere
12 5 (0.34%) Apache Pig
12 5 (0.34%) CMS
12 5 (0.34%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.27%) Kentico
13 4 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
13 4 (0.27%) Sitefinity
13 4 (0.27%) Umbraco
14 3 (0.20%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.20%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.068%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.068%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.14%) Magento
4 1 (0.068%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.068%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 853 (58.27%) AWS
2 571 (39.00%) Azure
3 272 (18.58%) GCP
4 233 (15.92%) AWS CloudFormation
5 189 (12.91%) Serverless
6 148 (10.11%) PaaS
7 111 (7.58%) SaaS
8 107 (7.31%) AWS Lambda
9 98 (6.69%) IaaS
10 96 (6.56%) OpenShift
11 85 (5.81%) Amazon ECS
12 82 (5.60%) Amazon EC2
12 82 (5.60%) GitHub
13 81 (5.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 75 (5.12%) Amazon S3
15 70 (4.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 59 (4.03%) Cloud Computing
17 54 (3.69%) Amazon EKS
18 38 (2.60%) Slack
19 31 (2.12%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 84 (5.74%) Firewall
2 54 (3.69%) DNS
3 45 (3.07%) VPN
4 29 (1.98%) WAN
5 27 (1.84%) TCP/IP
6 26 (1.78%) Internet
7 20 (1.37%) DHCP
8 19 (1.30%) NetScaler
9 16 (1.09%) HTTP
9 16 (1.09%) Network Security
10 15 (1.02%) LAN
11 13 (0.89%) SSL
12 12 (0.82%) Cisco ISE
12 12 (0.82%) WLAN
13 10 (0.68%) BGP
13 10 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (0.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 10 (0.68%) Junos
13 10 (0.68%) NX-OS
13 10 (0.68%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (5.53%) SQL Server
2 78 (5.33%) NoSQL
3 63 (4.30%) PostgreSQL
4 60 (4.10%) Big Data
5 53 (3.62%) MySQL
6 48 (3.28%) MongoDB
7 43 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 43 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
8 33 (2.25%) Blockchain
9 30 (2.05%) Redis
10 29 (1.98%) Cosmos DB
11 26 (1.78%) Power BI
12 21 (1.43%) Azure SQL Database
12 21 (1.43%) Relational Database
13 19 (1.30%) Amazon Redshift
13 19 (1.30%) InfluxDB
14 17 (1.16%) Hadoop
15 15 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
16 14 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
17 10 (0.68%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 381 (26.02%) Jenkins
2 223 (15.23%) Git (software)
3 132 (9.02%) JIRA
4 96 (6.56%) GitLab
5 94 (6.42%) Bitbucket
6 80 (5.46%) TeamCity
7 69 (4.71%) Octopus Deploy
8 47 (3.21%) CircleCI
9 42 (2.87%) Sonatype Nexus
10 41 (2.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 36 (2.46%) Maven
12 35 (2.39%) Artifactory
12 35 (2.39%) SonarQube
13 22 (1.50%) Visual Studio Team System
14 21 (1.43%) Vagrant
15 19 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
16 18 (1.23%) Gradle
17 17 (1.16%) gulp
18 15 (1.02%) Gatling
19 13 (0.89%) Selenium
General
1 277 (18.92%) Finance
2 78 (5.33%) Banking
3 66 (4.51%) Retail
4 26 (1.78%) Games
5 20 (1.37%) Billing
6 19 (1.30%) Advertising
7 18 (1.23%) Marketing
8 17 (1.16%) Law
8 17 (1.16%) Public Sector
9 16 (1.09%) Financial Institution
10 15 (1.02%) Electronics
10 15 (1.02%) Telecoms
11 9 (0.61%) Back Office
12 5 (0.34%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.27%) Local Government
14 3 (0.20%) Legal
15 2 (0.14%) Digital Economy
15 2 (0.14%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.14%) Publishing
15 2 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 664 (45.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 247 (16.87%) AWS Engineer
3 200 (13.66%) Cloud Engineer
4 141 (9.63%) Azure Engineer
5 135 (9.22%) AWS DevOps
6 130 (8.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 125 (8.54%) Developer
8 117 (7.99%) Platform Engineer
9 105 (7.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 99 (6.76%) Python Engineer
11 90 (6.15%) Architect
12 85 (5.81%) Azure DevOps Engineer
13 77 (5.26%) Lead DevOps
13 77 (5.26%) Senior DevOps
13 77 (5.26%) Site Reliability Engineer
14 76 (5.19%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 72 (4.92%) Kubernetes Engineer
16 64 (4.37%) Lead DevOps Engineer
17 59 (4.03%) Senior Developer
18 54 (3.69%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (13.32%) .NET
2 115 (7.86%) Web Services
3 113 (7.72%) Node.js
4 84 (5.74%) Kafka
5 78 (5.33%) Elastic Stack
6 49 (3.35%) JSON
7 39 (2.66%) React
8 37 (2.53%) .NET Core
9 35 (2.39%) YAML
10 31 (2.12%) REST
11 30 (2.05%) ASP.NET
12 28 (1.91%) AngularJS
12 28 (1.91%) React Native
12 28 (1.91%) RESTful
13 27 (1.84%) HTML
14 26 (1.78%) CSS
15 24 (1.64%) RabbitMQ
16 19 (1.30%) Apache Cordova
16 19 (1.30%) Ionic Framework
16 19 (1.30%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 139 (9.49%) Public Cloud
2 86 (5.87%) Analytical Skills
3 84 (5.74%) Greenfield Project
4 82 (5.60%) Cloud Native
5 67 (4.58%) Data Centre
6 64 (4.37%) Linux Command Line
7 62 (4.23%) User Experience
8 50 (3.42%) Mobile App
9 35 (2.39%) Self-Motivation
10 30 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
11 29 (1.98%) Hybrid Cloud
12 27 (1.84%) Virtual Team
13 21 (1.43%) Enterprise Cloud
13 21 (1.43%) Private Cloud
14 16 (1.09%) Algorithms
15 15 (1.02%) Data Structures
16 14 (0.96%) Renewable Energy
17 10 (0.68%) Infotainment
18 9 (0.61%) Management Information System
19 7 (0.48%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 498 (34.02%) Linux
2 231 (15.78%) Windows
3 62 (4.23%) Unix
4 53 (3.62%) Windows Server
5 41 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 39 (2.66%) CentOS
7 21 (1.43%) Windows Server 2016
8 15 (1.02%) Ubuntu
9 14 (0.96%) Mac OS
9 14 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (0.82%) CoreOS
10 12 (0.82%) Windows 10
11 8 (0.55%) Android
11 8 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (0.41%) Apple iOS
12 6 (0.41%) zOS
13 5 (0.34%) VMS
14 4 (0.27%) Debian
14 4 (0.27%) Solaris
14 4 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,069 (73.02%) DevOps
2 538 (36.75%) Agile Software Development
3 322 (21.99%) Configuration Management
4 318 (21.72%) Continuous Integration
5 176 (12.02%) Continuous Delivery
5 176 (12.02%) Microservices
6 175 (11.95%) Migration
7 165 (11.27%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 149 (10.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 149 (10.18%) Software Engineering
9 146 (9.97%) Test Automation
10 142 (9.70%) Scrum
11 123 (8.40%) Continuous Improvement
12 121 (8.27%) Fintech
12 121 (8.27%) TDD
13 109 (7.45%) Problem-Solving
14 99 (6.76%) Open Source
15 95 (6.49%) Infrastructure Automation
16 94 (6.42%) Mentoring
17 85 (5.81%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 688 (46.99%) Python
2 346 (23.63%) PowerShell
3 305 (20.83%) Bash Shell
4 260 (17.76%) Java
5 185 (12.64%) SQL
6 158 (10.79%) Go
7 137 (9.36%) JavaScript
8 129 (8.81%) Ruby
9 126 (8.61%) C#
10 67 (4.58%) Scala
11 58 (3.96%) Perl
12 55 (3.76%) PHP
13 48 (3.28%) C
14 40 (2.73%) Shell Script
15 36 (2.46%) Groovy
16 35 (2.39%) C++
17 34 (2.32%) Kotlin
18 29 (1.98%) TypeScript
19 22 (1.50%) Clojure
20 20 (1.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 93 (6.35%) Degree
2 63 (4.30%) AWS Certification
3 30 (2.05%) Security Cleared
4 19 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (1.09%) DV Cleared
6 15 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (0.82%) SC Cleared
8 10 (0.68%) RHCE
8 10 (0.68%) TOGAF Certification
9 8 (0.55%) CCSP
10 7 (0.48%) Master's Degree
11 6 (0.41%) CISSP
11 6 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.34%) CESG Certified Professional
12 5 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.27%) CCNP
13 4 (0.27%) PhD
14 3 (0.20%) CCNA
14 3 (0.20%) SANS
15 2 (0.14%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (4.23%) QA
2 28 (1.91%) PCI DSS
3 12 (0.82%) SLA
4 10 (0.68%) NIST
5 9 (0.61%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.27%) GDPR
6 4 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.20%) NCSC
7 3 (0.20%) NIST 800
System Software
1 733 (50.07%) Docker
2 88 (6.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (3.96%) Active Directory
4 25 (1.71%) Virtual Machines
5 19 (1.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 19 (1.30%) XenApp
5 19 (1.30%) XenDesktop
6 18 (1.23%) vSphere
7 14 (0.96%) Hyper-V
7 14 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (0.75%) vCloud
9 8 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (0.34%) GlusterFS
10 5 (0.34%) VirtualBox
11 4 (0.27%) NFS
11 4 (0.27%) zsh
12 2 (0.14%) LXC
12 2 (0.14%) Postfix
13 1 (0.068%) iptables
13 1 (0.068%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 946 (64.62%) Terraform
2 707 (48.29%) Ansible
3 622 (42.49%) Kubernetes
4 338 (23.09%) Puppet
5 275 (18.78%) Opscode Chef
6 60 (4.10%) Grafana
7 42 (2.87%) Prometheus
8 39 (2.66%) Packer
9 34 (2.32%) Rancher
10 31 (2.12%) Kibana
11 27 (1.84%) Docker Swarm
12 21 (1.43%) Salt
13 20 (1.37%) Consul
13 20 (1.37%) SCCM
14 19 (1.30%) Nagios
15 16 (1.09%) ZABBIX
16 13 (0.89%) Istio
17 9 (0.61%) Jamf Pro
17 9 (0.61%) Tivoli
18 8 (0.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 219 (14.96%) Microsoft
2 138 (9.43%) Google
3 104 (7.10%) VMware
4 77 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 62 (4.23%) Oracle
6 55 (3.76%) Splunk
7 35 (2.39%) Cisco
8 27 (1.84%) Atlassian
9 23 (1.57%) Citrix
9 23 (1.57%) SaltStack
10 21 (1.43%) New Relic
11 19 (1.30%) Dynatrace
12 14 (0.96%) F5
12 14 (0.96%) SolarWinds
13 12 (0.82%) CheckPoint
14 11 (0.75%) AppDynamics
14 11 (0.75%) EnterpriseDB
14 11 (0.75%) Juniper
15 10 (0.68%) Imperva
15 10 (0.68%) Infoblox