Period
to 10 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
South East > Kent
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 36 84 98
Rank change year-on-year +48 +14 +9
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 5 11 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Kent 1.67% 1.16% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.49% 3.37% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 2
Median annual salary £82,500 £69,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.57% +42.27% +29.33%
10th Percentile £34,875 £52,025 £46,450
90th Percentile £87,500 £73,800 £50,550
South East median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -7.69% +8.33%

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 Kent with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 91 326 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 30.43% 34.24% 22.88%
Number of salaries quoted 84 289 215
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,225 £25,000 £22,600
90th Percentile £63,575 £62,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing IaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Kent

IaaS
Salary Trend in Kent

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IaaS in Kent.

Salary trend for IaaS in Kent

IaaS
Salary Histogram in Kent

Salary distribution for jobs citing IaaS in Kent over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Salary histogram for IaaS in Kent

IaaS
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Kent region over the 6 months to 10 August 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
Maidstone +19 1 £82,500 +73.68% 1
Chatham +16 1 £85,000 +21.43%
Dover - 1 £32,500 -
IaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, 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 Kent region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 5 (100.00%) Azure
2 4 (80.00%) PaaS
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) Serverless
4 2 (40.00%) Azure Functions
4 2 (40.00%) Power Platform
4 2 (40.00%) PowerApps
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
4 2 (40.00%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (40.00%) Terraform
4 2 (40.00%) AWS
4 2 (40.00%) SaaS
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) NHS
5 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Advertising
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Local Government

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Azure
2 4 (80.00%) PaaS
3 2 (40.00%) AWS
3 2 (40.00%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (40.00%) Azure Functions
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Power Platform
3 2 (40.00%) PowerApps
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Local Government
1 1 (20.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Azure Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Native
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Anomaly Detection
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GDPR
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) NIST
1 1 (20.00%) NIST 800
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Terraform
2 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (20.00%) VMware