Period
to 22 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 22 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as Code (IaC)
England > North East
6 months to
22 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 55 79 94
Rank change year-on-year +24 +15 -1
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure as Code 43 6 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 3.63% 0.64% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.97% 0.69% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 39 6 10
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,250 £37,125
25th Percentile £42,500 £37,125 £37,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £45,000 £40,750
Median % change year-on-year +22.22% +10.43% -18.50%
75th Percentile £57,500 £50,625 £52,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £52,500 £58,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £72,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year -3.45% +7.41% +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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,082 873 1,168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 91.46% 92.48% 92.92%
Number of salaries quoted 785 653 883
10th Percentile £28,600 £24,900 £25,750
25th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £31,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -
75th Percentile £57,500 £51,250 £52,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,800 £62,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Infrastructure as Code
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Infrastructure as Code as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure as Code in the North East

Infrastructure as Code
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure as Code in the North East.

Salary trend for Infrastructure as Code in the North East

Infrastructure as Code
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure as Code in the North East over the 6 months to 22 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure as Code in the North East

Infrastructure as Code
Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 22 June 2021. 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
Tyne and Wear +19 38 £55,000 +22.22% 11
Durham - 3 £31,500 -
Northumberland - 1 - -
Infrastructure as Code
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2021, 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 North East region with a requirement for Infrastructure as Code.

1 32 (74.42%) AWS
2 31 (72.09%) Kubernetes
3 29 (67.44%) Docker
4 24 (55.81%) SQL
4 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (46.51%) Terraform
6 19 (44.19%) Software Engineering
6 19 (44.19%) DevOps
7 17 (39.53%) C#
8 16 (37.21%) Azure
9 15 (34.88%) .NET
10 14 (32.56%) T-SQL
10 14 (32.56%) Finance
10 14 (32.56%) .NET Core
10 14 (32.56%) API Development
11 12 (27.91%) Linux
12 11 (25.58%) Python
12 11 (25.58%) Configuration Management
12 11 (25.58%) Bash Shell
12 11 (25.58%) Jenkins
12 11 (25.58%) Ansible
13 10 (23.26%) Puppet
13 10 (23.26%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (20.93%) PowerShell
15 8 (18.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 7 (16.28%) AWS CloudFormation
16 7 (16.28%) Windows
16 7 (16.28%) Opscode Chef
16 7 (16.28%) SC Cleared
16 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared

Infrastructure as Code
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (4.65%) Apache
1 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 32 (74.42%) AWS
2 16 (37.21%) Azure
3 7 (16.28%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (11.63%) GCP
5 4 (9.30%) Microsoft 365
5 4 (9.30%) SaaS
6 3 (6.98%) IaaS
6 3 (6.98%) OpenShift
6 3 (6.98%) PaaS
7 2 (4.65%) Amazon ECS
8 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
8 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (2.33%) Azure Storage
8 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (2.33%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Firewall
2 3 (6.98%) BGP
2 3 (6.98%) Internet
2 3 (6.98%) IPv4
2 3 (6.98%) IPv6
2 3 (6.98%) OSPF
2 3 (6.98%) VPN
2 3 (6.98%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (4.65%) DHCP
3 2 (4.65%) DNS
3 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) MySQL
2 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.95%) TeamCity
3 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
4 4 (9.30%) JIRA
5 3 (6.98%) Subversion
6 2 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (4.65%) CircleCI
6 2 (4.65%) GitLab
7 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (32.56%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Social Skills
3 3 (6.98%) Games
4 2 (4.65%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (32.56%) C# Developer
2 14 (32.56%) Developer
3 8 (18.60%) AWS DevOps
3 8 (18.60%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) AWS Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Azure Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Java Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (6.98%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (6.98%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) IT Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) .NET
2 14 (32.56%) .NET Core
3 3 (6.98%) Hibernate
3 3 (6.98%) Node.js
3 3 (6.98%) Spring
4 2 (4.65%) Apache Flex
4 2 (4.65%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (4.65%) Kafka
4 2 (4.65%) Web Services
5 1 (2.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
1 3 (6.98%) Private Cloud
1 3 (6.98%) Public Cloud
2 2 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.65%) IVR
3 1 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Linux
2 7 (16.28%) Windows
3 3 (6.98%) Android
3 3 (6.98%) CentOS
3 3 (6.98%) Debian
4 2 (4.65%) Unix
5 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.33%) VMS
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (44.19%) DevOps
2 19 (44.19%) Software Engineering
3 14 (32.56%) API Development
4 11 (25.58%) Configuration Management
5 10 (23.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (13.95%) Deployment Automation
6 6 (13.95%) Service Management
7 5 (11.63%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (9.30%) Critical Thinking
8 4 (9.30%) Information Security
8 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 4 (9.30%) Software Delivery
9 3 (6.98%) Change Control
9 3 (6.98%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (6.98%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 3 (6.98%) Issue Tracking
9 3 (6.98%) Microservices
9 3 (6.98%) Scrum
9 3 (6.98%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (55.81%) SQL
2 17 (39.53%) C#
3 14 (32.56%) T-SQL
4 11 (25.58%) Bash Shell
4 11 (25.58%) Python
5 9 (20.93%) PowerShell
6 6 (13.95%) Java
7 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
8 4 (9.30%) Perl
9 2 (4.65%) Groovy
9 2 (4.65%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) SC Cleared
1 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.98%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.65%) NIST
2 2 (4.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (67.44%) Docker
2 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.33%) LXC
Systems Management
1 31 (72.09%) Kubernetes
2 20 (46.51%) Terraform
3 11 (25.58%) Ansible
4 10 (23.26%) Puppet
5 7 (16.28%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (11.63%) Packer
7 3 (6.98%) Nagios
7 3 (6.98%) Proxmox
7 3 (6.98%) ZABBIX
8 2 (4.65%) CFEngine
9 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) VMware
3 3 (6.98%) New Relic
3 3 (6.98%) SaltStack
3 3 (6.98%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.33%) Apple
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco