Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
England > London
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 268 306 450
Rank change year-on-year +38 +144 +40
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 924 795 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.30% 1.08% 0.65%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.05% 5.59% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 723 607 444
London median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £48,750 £45,000 £44,125
90th Percentile £101,250 £90,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% +4.00%

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 18,305 14,221 11,740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 25.72% 19.27% 14.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14,864 11,633 10,092
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 2018. 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 +35 185 £67,500 +3.85% 31
West London +11 27 £56,500 -1.74% 15
South London +6 15 £60,000 +0.84% 2
East London -5 8 £55,500 -14.62% 5
North London +9 6 £55,000 +10.00% 2
IaaS
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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.

1 599 (64.83%) PaaS
2 527 (57.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 479 (51.84%) Amazon AWS
4 376 (40.69%) SaaS
5 360 (38.96%) Agile Software Development
6 353 (38.20%) Microsoft
7 343 (37.12%) DevOps
8 279 (30.19%) Windows
9 247 (26.73%) Finance
10 229 (24.78%) Python
11 219 (23.70%) Git (software)
12 215 (23.27%) SQL
13 212 (22.94%) Active Directory
14 209 (22.62%) Linux
15 207 (22.40%) Jenkins
16 178 (19.26%) VMware
17 177 (19.16%) Java
18 173 (18.72%) PowerShell
19 165 (17.86%) Ansible
20 160 (17.32%) Docker
20 160 (17.32%) Presales
21 158 (17.10%) Opscode Chef
22 142 (15.37%) Puppet
23 139 (15.04%) SQL Server
24 134 (14.50%) Bash Shell
25 131 (14.18%) Migration
26 123 (13.31%) Continuous Integration
27 122 (13.20%) Firewall
28 121 (13.10%) VMware Infrastructure
29 120 (12.99%) TDD

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 77 (8.33%) Confluence
2 54 (5.84%) SharePoint
3 51 (5.52%) OpenStack
4 48 (5.19%) MS Exchange
5 46 (4.98%) Cloud Foundry
5 46 (4.98%) Tomcat
6 42 (4.55%) Mule
7 30 (3.25%) Elasticsearch
8 21 (2.27%) Apache
8 21 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
8 21 (2.27%) IIS
9 18 (1.95%) Skype for Business
10 14 (1.52%) Apache Spark
11 13 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (1.19%) CMS
13 8 (0.87%) WebSphere
14 7 (0.76%) JBoss
14 7 (0.76%) nginx
14 7 (0.76%) WordPress
15 5 (0.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.54%) Documaker
3 4 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 599 (64.83%) PaaS
2 527 (57.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 479 (51.84%) Amazon AWS
4 376 (40.69%) SaaS
5 118 (12.77%) Google Cloud Platform
6 113 (12.23%) Office 365
6 113 (12.23%) Serverless
7 88 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
8 84 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
9 76 (8.23%) Azure Active Directory
10 72 (7.79%) GitHub
11 59 (6.39%) Amazon EC2
12 51 (5.52%) Slack
13 39 (4.22%) Azure Data Factory
14 36 (3.90%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
15 30 (3.25%) AWS Lambda
16 23 (2.49%) Sumo Logic
17 22 (2.38%) Amazon ELB
18 21 (2.27%) Loggly
18 21 (2.27%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 122 (13.20%) Firewall
2 90 (9.74%) DNS
3 80 (8.66%) TCP/IP
4 77 (8.33%) VPN
5 57 (6.17%) SAN
6 56 (6.06%) WAN
7 50 (5.41%) Internet
8 48 (5.19%) DHCP
9 47 (5.09%) LAN
10 35 (3.79%) HTTP
11 30 (3.25%) Wireless
12 26 (2.81%) NAS
13 25 (2.71%) Network Security
14 22 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
15 19 (2.06%) Skype
15 19 (2.06%) SSL
16 17 (1.84%) BGP
17 16 (1.73%) Unified Communications
18 14 (1.52%) EIGRP
18 14 (1.52%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (15.04%) SQL Server
2 85 (9.20%) Azure SQL Database
3 81 (8.77%) Big Data
4 52 (5.63%) Power BI
5 47 (5.09%) Data Lake
6 44 (4.76%) Relational Database
7 37 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 35 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 31 (3.35%) MongoDB
10 30 (3.25%) Redis
11 29 (3.14%) MySQL
12 24 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
13 23 (2.49%) NoSQL
14 22 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
14 22 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
15 20 (2.16%) Hadoop
16 18 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
17 14 (1.52%) Event Store
18 12 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 9 (0.97%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 219 (23.70%) Git (software)
2 207 (22.40%) Jenkins
3 97 (10.50%) Visual Studio
4 86 (9.31%) Maven
5 83 (8.98%) JIRA
6 58 (6.28%) Sonatype Nexus
7 57 (6.17%) TeamCity
8 46 (4.98%) Subversion
9 44 (4.76%) JUnit
10 42 (4.55%) Babel
10 42 (4.55%) Mocha
10 42 (4.55%) Selenium
10 42 (4.55%) SonarQube
11 34 (3.68%) Visual Studio Team System
12 32 (3.46%) Team Foundation Server
13 30 (3.25%) Octopus Deploy
14 27 (2.92%) Vagrant
15 24 (2.60%) MSBuild
16 19 (2.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 17 (1.84%) CruiseControl
General
1 247 (26.73%) Finance
2 69 (7.47%) Marketing
3 65 (7.03%) Banking
4 61 (6.60%) Retail
5 22 (2.38%) Law
5 22 (2.38%) Publishing
6 21 (2.27%) Games
7 14 (1.52%) Back Office
8 13 (1.41%) Legal
9 10 (1.08%) Advertising
10 7 (0.76%) German Language
10 7 (0.76%) Spanish Language
11 6 (0.65%) Investment Banking
11 6 (0.65%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.54%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.32%) Local Government
14 2 (0.22%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.22%) Mandarin Language
15 1 (0.11%) Automotive
15 1 (0.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 263 (28.46%) Architect
2 146 (15.80%) Consultant
3 128 (13.85%) Cloud Architect
4 97 (10.50%) Azure Architect
5 85 (9.20%) Developer
6 81 (8.77%) DevOps Engineer
7 70 (7.58%) Azure Consultant
8 67 (7.25%) Solutions Architect
9 62 (6.71%) Cloud Engineer
10 49 (5.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 47 (5.09%) Cloud Consultant
12 39 (4.22%) Technical Consultant
13 38 (4.11%) AWS Architect
14 36 (3.90%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 36 (3.90%) Power BI Consultant
15 35 (3.79%) AWS Engineer
15 35 (3.79%) Cloud Solutions Architect
15 35 (3.79%) Microsoft BI Consultant
16 34 (3.68%) Platform Engineer
17 31 (3.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (12.66%) Node.js
2 108 (11.69%) HTML
3 102 (11.04%) Web Services
4 93 (10.06%) REST
5 84 (9.09%) Spring
6 79 (8.55%) .NET
7 77 (8.33%) CSS
8 73 (7.90%) Spring Boot
9 66 (7.14%) JSON
10 65 (7.03%) HTML5
11 56 (6.06%) CSS3
12 52 (5.63%) React
13 47 (5.09%) Redux
14 46 (4.98%) RabbitMQ
15 42 (4.55%) AngularJS
15 42 (4.55%) Chai
15 42 (4.55%) Jest
15 42 (4.55%) WireMock
16 38 (4.11%) Elastic Stack
17 28 (3.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 107 (11.58%) Data Centre
2 103 (11.15%) Public Cloud
3 58 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
4 56 (6.06%) User Experience
5 43 (4.65%) Mobile App
5 43 (4.65%) Private Cloud
6 40 (4.33%) Management Information System
7 39 (4.22%) Replication
8 35 (3.79%) Self-Motivation
9 31 (3.35%) Hybrid Cloud
10 29 (3.14%) Clustering
11 28 (3.03%) Computer Science
12 26 (2.81%) Fintech
13 18 (1.95%) Enterprise Cloud
14 16 (1.73%) Blog
15 13 (1.41%) Hedge funds
16 11 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
17 10 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
17 10 (1.08%) PKI
17 10 (1.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 279 (30.19%) Windows
2 209 (22.62%) Linux
3 86 (9.31%) Windows Server
4 75 (8.12%) Unix
5 48 (5.19%) Windows 10
6 41 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 36 (3.90%) VMS
8 35 (3.79%) CentOS
9 34 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 32 (3.46%) Windows Server 2012
11 23 (2.49%) Ubuntu
12 22 (2.38%) Windows 7
13 16 (1.73%) Solaris
14 14 (1.52%) Windows 8
15 13 (1.41%) Android
16 11 (1.19%) Nucleus RTOS
17 8 (0.87%) Apple iOS
18 7 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
19 6 (0.65%) CoreOS
19 6 (0.65%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 360 (38.96%) Agile Software Development
2 343 (37.12%) DevOps
3 160 (17.32%) Presales
4 131 (14.18%) Migration
5 123 (13.31%) Continuous Integration
6 120 (12.99%) TDD
7 97 (10.50%) Project Management
8 90 (9.74%) Microservices
9 89 (9.63%) Test Automation
10 87 (9.42%) BDD
10 87 (9.42%) Problem-Solving
11 85 (9.20%) Software Delivery
12 84 (9.09%) Analytics
12 84 (9.09%) Scrum
13 83 (8.98%) Service Delivery
14 70 (7.58%) ITIL
15 68 (7.36%) Configuration Management
15 68 (7.36%) Web Development
16 64 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
17 63 (6.82%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 229 (24.78%) Python
2 215 (23.27%) SQL
3 177 (19.16%) Java
4 173 (18.72%) PowerShell
5 134 (14.50%) Bash Shell
6 118 (12.77%) C#
7 79 (8.55%) Ruby
8 75 (8.12%) JavaScript
9 46 (4.98%) Java 8
10 44 (4.76%) PHP
11 42 (4.55%) ES6
11 42 (4.55%) Go
12 41 (4.44%) Perl
13 40 (4.33%) T-SQL
14 37 (4.00%) U-SQL
15 34 (3.68%) Scala
16 22 (2.38%) Shell Script
17 21 (2.27%) C++
18 14 (1.52%) C
19 6 (0.65%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 88 (9.52%) Degree
2 35 (3.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (3.25%) AWS Certification
4 27 (2.92%) Security Cleared
5 20 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (2.06%) TOGAF Certification
7 18 (1.95%) CISSP
7 18 (1.95%) MCSE
8 16 (1.73%) Computer Science Degree
9 13 (1.41%) SC Cleared
10 12 (1.30%) CCNP
11 10 (1.08%) MCSA
12 9 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (0.97%) MCITP
13 7 (0.76%) MCP
13 7 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 6 (0.65%) Master's Degree
14 6 (0.65%) Sun Certification
15 5 (0.54%) CCDP
15 5 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (6.06%) GCP
2 33 (3.57%) QA
3 21 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.30%) PCI DSS
4 12 (1.30%) SLA
5 10 (1.08%) COBIT
6 4 (0.43%) PSD2
7 3 (0.32%) GDPR
8 2 (0.22%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.11%) PMO
System Software
1 212 (22.94%) Active Directory
2 160 (17.32%) Docker
3 121 (13.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 113 (12.23%) Hyper-V
5 65 (7.03%) Virtual Machines
6 20 (2.16%) XenApp
7 17 (1.84%) vSphere
8 11 (1.19%) VirtualBox
9 10 (1.08%) VMware NSX
9 10 (1.08%) XenDesktop
10 9 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (0.97%) Xen
11 8 (0.87%) vCloud
12 6 (0.65%) HDFS
12 6 (0.65%) iptables
12 6 (0.65%) KVM
12 6 (0.65%) QEMU
13 5 (0.54%) Samba
14 4 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
14 4 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 165 (17.86%) Ansible
2 158 (17.10%) Opscode Chef
3 142 (15.37%) Puppet
4 69 (7.47%) Kubernetes
5 60 (6.49%) Terraform
6 30 (3.25%) Nagios
7 29 (3.14%) Salt
8 28 (3.03%) SCCM
9 24 (2.60%) ZABBIX
10 22 (2.38%) Packer
11 21 (2.27%) SCVMM
12 18 (1.95%) Rancher
13 17 (1.84%) Kibana
14 16 (1.73%) Prometheus
15 15 (1.62%) Graphite
16 14 (1.52%) logstash
16 14 (1.52%) Single Sign-On
17 10 (1.08%) SCOM
18 9 (0.97%) AirWatch
18 9 (0.97%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 353 (38.20%) Microsoft
2 178 (19.26%) VMware
3 109 (11.80%) Google
4 104 (11.26%) Splunk
5 75 (8.12%) Cisco
6 70 (7.58%) Oracle
7 67 (7.25%) Citrix
8 48 (5.19%) AppDynamics
8 48 (5.19%) Red Hat
9 38 (4.11%) Tableau
10 36 (3.90%) IBM
11 35 (3.79%) Rackspace
12 31 (3.35%) New Relic
13 28 (3.03%) CheckPoint
14 22 (2.38%) NetApp
15 17 (1.84%) SAP
16 16 (1.73%) HP
17 13 (1.41%) Dell
17 13 (1.41%) EMC
18 10 (1.08%) Apple