Period
to 19 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 19 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
England > London
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 279 253 441
Rank change year-on-year -26 +188 +44
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 764 945 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.21% 1.35% 0.61%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.24% 5.79% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 567 759 320
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £47,500 £50,128 £45,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £96,250 £90,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £57,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +14.04% -5.00%

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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 18,007 16,319 11,213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 28.62% 23.35% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14,585 13,766 9,573
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing IaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in London

IaaS
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IaaS in London.

Salary trend for IaaS in London

IaaS
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in London over the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

Salary histogram for IaaS in London

IaaS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the London region over the 6 months to 19 February 2019. 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
Central London -18 108 £70,000 -3.45% 30
West London +14 17 £87,500 +29.63% 8
South London -9 12 £50,000 -24.53% 8
East London +8 5 £65,000 +18.18% 4
North London - 5 £55,000 -
IaaS
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 560 (73.30%) PaaS
2 459 (60.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 351 (45.94%) Amazon AWS
4 346 (45.29%) SaaS
5 320 (41.88%) Microsoft
6 266 (34.82%) DevOps
7 250 (32.72%) Windows
8 222 (29.06%) Agile Software Development
9 204 (26.70%) Active Directory
10 161 (21.07%) Finance
11 159 (20.81%) SQL
12 155 (20.29%) Linux
13 145 (18.98%) VMware
14 140 (18.32%) PowerShell
15 134 (17.54%) Presales
16 128 (16.75%) Office 365
16 128 (16.75%) Python
17 125 (16.36%) Public Cloud
18 122 (15.97%) Migration
19 120 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
20 119 (15.58%) Jenkins
21 117 (15.31%) Docker
22 115 (15.05%) Firewall
23 114 (14.92%) Java
24 113 (14.79%) Microservices
25 106 (13.87%) Data Centre
26 105 (13.74%) Puppet
27 99 (12.96%) Opscode Chef
28 98 (12.83%) Kubernetes
29 92 (12.04%) Ansible

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 47 (6.15%) MS Exchange
2 32 (4.19%) SharePoint
3 31 (4.06%) IIS
4 30 (3.93%) Apache
4 30 (3.93%) Confluence
5 29 (3.80%) Cloud Foundry
6 23 (3.01%) Tomcat
7 22 (2.88%) Skype for Business
8 19 (2.49%) OpenStack
9 14 (1.83%) Apache Spark
9 14 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
10 12 (1.57%) IBM Notes
11 10 (1.31%) Mule
12 9 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (0.92%) WebLogic
14 6 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
15 5 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
15 5 (0.65%) SAS
15 5 (0.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (2.62%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.31%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.26%) Snapchat
3 2 (0.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (1.70%) Magento
2 11 (1.44%) Oracle ERP
3 7 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.26%) SAP GRC
4 2 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 560 (73.30%) PaaS
2 459 (60.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 351 (45.94%) Amazon AWS
4 346 (45.29%) SaaS
5 128 (16.75%) Office 365
6 86 (11.26%) Google Cloud Platform
7 68 (8.90%) Azure Active Directory
8 59 (7.72%) Serverless
9 35 (4.58%) Cloud Computing
10 32 (4.19%) GitHub
11 29 (3.80%) AWS CloudFormation
12 22 (2.88%) OpenShift
13 15 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
14 14 (1.83%) Dynamics 365
15 13 (1.70%) Amazon S3
16 12 (1.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 12 (1.57%) BrowserStack
16 12 (1.57%) OneDrive
17 11 (1.44%) Azure Data Factory
17 11 (1.44%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 115 (15.05%) Firewall
2 86 (11.26%) DNS
3 61 (7.98%) VPN
4 55 (7.20%) WAN
5 52 (6.81%) LAN
6 49 (6.41%) SAN
7 43 (5.63%) SSL
8 32 (4.19%) Internet
9 30 (3.93%) DHCP
10 27 (3.53%) TCP/IP
11 25 (3.27%) NAS
12 23 (3.01%) Cisco ASA
12 23 (3.01%) VLAN
13 21 (2.75%) HTTP
14 20 (2.62%) iSCSI
15 19 (2.49%) Wireless
16 17 (2.23%) Skype
17 16 (2.09%) NetScaler
18 12 (1.57%) IP Telephony
18 12 (1.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (10.86%) SQL Server
2 50 (6.54%) Azure SQL Database
3 36 (4.71%) NoSQL
4 33 (4.32%) Amazon RDS
4 33 (4.32%) Relational Database
5 31 (4.06%) Big Data
6 17 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (2.09%) Blockchain
8 15 (1.96%) Hadoop
8 15 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (1.70%) MongoDB
10 13 (1.70%) Oracle Database
11 12 (1.57%) MySQL
11 12 (1.57%) Power BI
11 12 (1.57%) RDBMS
11 12 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (1.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 10 (1.31%) Data Lake
13 10 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 119 (15.58%) Jenkins
2 69 (9.03%) Git (software)
3 55 (7.20%) TeamCity
4 38 (4.97%) JIRA
5 30 (3.93%) Maven
5 30 (3.93%) SonarQube
6 24 (3.14%) Visual Studio Team System
7 22 (2.88%) Octopus Deploy
7 22 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 21 (2.75%) Bitbucket
8 21 (2.75%) Selenium
9 19 (2.49%) GitLab
10 17 (2.23%) Sonatype Nexus
11 16 (2.09%) Visual Studio
12 15 (1.96%) Gradle
13 9 (1.18%) gulp
14 8 (1.05%) Artifactory
14 8 (1.05%) JUnit
15 7 (0.92%) Babel
15 7 (0.92%) Cucumber
General
1 161 (21.07%) Finance
2 68 (8.90%) Banking
3 53 (6.94%) Marketing
4 35 (4.58%) Retail
5 14 (1.83%) Games
6 13 (1.70%) Advertising
6 13 (1.70%) Retail Banking
7 11 (1.44%) French Language
7 11 (1.44%) German Language
7 11 (1.44%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.31%) Multimedia
9 9 (1.18%) Law
9 9 (1.18%) Spanish Language
10 7 (0.92%) Publishing
11 6 (0.79%) Billing
11 6 (0.79%) Legal
12 5 (0.65%) Front Office
12 5 (0.65%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.65%) Private Banking
13 4 (0.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 283 (37.04%) Architect
2 151 (19.76%) Cloud Architect
3 115 (15.05%) Azure Architect
4 93 (12.17%) DevOps Engineer
5 79 (10.34%) Consultant
6 77 (10.08%) Solutions Architect
7 59 (7.72%) Cloud Engineer
8 48 (6.28%) AWS Architect
8 48 (6.28%) Azure Engineer
9 45 (5.89%) Developer
10 43 (5.63%) Technical Architect
11 38 (4.97%) Cloud Solutions Architect
11 38 (4.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 31 (4.06%) Cloud Consultant
13 25 (3.27%) Technical Consultant
14 24 (3.14%) Technical Leader
15 23 (3.01%) AWS Engineer
15 23 (3.01%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
16 22 (2.88%) AWS Solutions Architect
17 21 (2.75%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (8.64%) Web Services
2 65 (8.51%) .NET
3 52 (6.81%) Node.js
4 47 (6.15%) REST
5 45 (5.89%) HTML
6 40 (5.24%) Spring
7 38 (4.97%) JSON
8 32 (4.19%) Spring Boot
9 25 (3.27%) CSS
10 23 (3.01%) SOAP
11 22 (2.88%) LDAP
12 20 (2.62%) HTML5
13 19 (2.49%) Kafka
14 18 (2.36%) CSS3
14 18 (2.36%) React
15 16 (2.09%) Elastic Stack
16 15 (1.96%) AngularJS
17 13 (1.70%) Middleware
17 13 (1.70%) RESTful
18 11 (1.44%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 125 (16.36%) Public Cloud
2 106 (13.87%) Data Centre
3 72 (9.42%) Hybrid Cloud
4 45 (5.89%) Private Cloud
5 40 (5.24%) Self-Motivation
6 29 (3.80%) Mobile App
7 28 (3.66%) User Experience
8 25 (3.27%) Fintech
9 23 (3.01%) Blog
9 23 (3.01%) Clustering
10 20 (2.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 19 (2.49%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (2.36%) Management Information System
13 17 (2.23%) Virtual Team
14 12 (1.57%) Cloud Native
14 12 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (1.57%) PKI
15 11 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
16 9 (1.18%) Robotics
17 7 (0.92%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 250 (32.72%) Windows
2 155 (20.29%) Linux
3 83 (10.86%) Windows Server
4 38 (4.97%) Unix
5 37 (4.84%) Windows 10
6 34 (4.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (3.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (2.88%) Apple iOS
9 18 (2.36%) Windows 7
10 16 (2.09%) Windows 8
11 14 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (1.44%) Android
13 8 (1.05%) AIX
14 6 (0.79%) Solaris
14 6 (0.79%) VMS
14 6 (0.79%) Windows Phone
14 6 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (0.79%) Windows Vista
14 6 (0.79%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.52%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (34.82%) DevOps
2 222 (29.06%) Agile Software Development
3 134 (17.54%) Presales
4 122 (15.97%) Migration
5 113 (14.79%) Microservices
6 71 (9.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 68 (8.90%) Analytics
8 66 (8.64%) ITIL
9 62 (8.12%) Scrum
10 59 (7.72%) Open Source
11 57 (7.46%) Configuration Management
11 57 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
12 55 (7.20%) Load Balancing
12 55 (7.20%) TOGAF
13 52 (6.81%) Computer Science
13 52 (6.81%) Cybersecurity
14 50 (6.54%) Project Management
15 47 (6.15%) Customer Requirements
15 47 (6.15%) Mentoring
16 45 (5.89%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 159 (20.81%) SQL
2 140 (18.32%) PowerShell
3 128 (16.75%) Python
4 114 (14.92%) Java
5 51 (6.68%) Bash Shell
6 43 (5.63%) JavaScript
7 39 (5.10%) C#
8 37 (4.84%) Ruby
9 32 (4.19%) C
10 27 (3.53%) Go
11 18 (2.36%) C++
11 18 (2.36%) Java 8
12 17 (2.23%) Groovy
12 17 (2.23%) Perl
13 15 (1.96%) Shell Script
14 14 (1.83%) Scala
15 12 (1.57%) PHP
16 7 (0.92%) ES6
17 6 (0.79%) Kotlin
18 5 (0.65%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 86 (11.26%) Degree
2 51 (6.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 43 (5.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 40 (5.24%) AWS Certification
5 24 (3.14%) MCSE
6 22 (2.88%) Master's Degree
7 17 (2.23%) TOGAF Certification
8 14 (1.83%) MCSA
9 9 (1.18%) CCNA
9 9 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (1.18%) CISSP
10 7 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (0.79%) MBA
12 5 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.65%) OCP
12 5 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
12 5 (0.65%) Security Cleared
13 4 (0.52%) CCIE
13 4 (0.52%) CCNP
13 4 (0.52%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (1.96%) PCI DSS
3 12 (1.57%) QA
3 12 (1.57%) SLA
4 10 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 9 (1.18%) COBIT
6 8 (1.05%) GDPR
7 7 (0.92%) PMO
8 6 (0.79%) Cyber Essentials
9 4 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.13%) PA-DSS
10 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.13%) SAS 70
10 1 (0.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 204 (26.70%) Active Directory
2 120 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 117 (15.31%) Docker
4 89 (11.65%) Hyper-V
5 24 (3.14%) XenApp
6 19 (2.49%) vSphere
7 15 (1.96%) NFS
7 15 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (1.57%) Virtual Machines
8 12 (1.57%) XenDesktop
9 8 (1.05%) Xen
10 7 (0.92%) KVM
10 7 (0.92%) SRDF
11 4 (0.52%) VMware NSX
12 3 (0.39%) BitLocker
12 3 (0.39%) vCloud
12 3 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.26%) HDFS
13 2 (0.26%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 105 (13.74%) Puppet
2 99 (12.96%) Opscode Chef
3 98 (12.83%) Kubernetes
4 92 (12.04%) Ansible
5 76 (9.95%) Terraform
6 49 (6.41%) SCCM
7 30 (3.93%) SCOM
8 14 (1.83%) FortiGate
8 14 (1.83%) Microsoft Intune
9 13 (1.70%) Single Sign-On
10 11 (1.44%) Mesos
10 11 (1.44%) Packer
10 11 (1.44%) SCVMM
11 8 (1.05%) Microsoft Clustering
12 7 (0.92%) Cisco Prime
12 7 (0.92%) Nagios
12 7 (0.92%) SCOrch
13 6 (0.79%) vCenter Server
13 6 (0.79%) vRealize
14 5 (0.65%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 320 (41.88%) Microsoft
2 145 (18.98%) VMware
3 82 (10.73%) Google
4 69 (9.03%) Cisco
5 64 (8.38%) Oracle
6 35 (4.58%) Citrix
7 30 (3.93%) CheckPoint
7 30 (3.93%) EMC
8 29 (3.80%) Splunk
9 26 (3.40%) NetApp
10 25 (3.27%) Cognizant
11 24 (3.14%) IBM
11 24 (3.14%) Red Hat
12 22 (2.88%) HP
13 17 (2.23%) AppDynamics
13 17 (2.23%) Veeam
14 16 (2.09%) Dell
14 16 (2.09%) Rackspace
14 16 (2.09%) SAP
15 13 (1.70%) Salesforce.com