Period
to 25 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 25 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
England > South East
6 months to
25 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 97 217 247
Rank change year-on-year +120 +30 +27
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 232 377 368
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.87% 1.46% 1.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.91% 5.11% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 218 324 272
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £47,500 £37,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £84,625
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% - +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 the South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,932 7,375 6,459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 36.22% 28.52% 21.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2,566 6,196 5,435
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,375 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £78,000 £74,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +8.91%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing IaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in the South East

IaaS
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IaaS in the South East.

Salary trend for IaaS in the South East

IaaS
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing IaaS in the South East over the 6 months to 25 September 2020.

Salary histogram for IaaS in the South East

IaaS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the South East region over the 6 months to 25 September 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
West Sussex +93 53 £65,000 +52.94% 8
Thames Valley +53 47 £67,500 +12.50% 17
Hampshire +77 45 £60,000 - 8
East Sussex +55 37 £60,000 -11.11% 4
Berkshire +53 36 £85,000 +41.67% 8
Surrey +74 24 £68,750 +1.85% 3
Kent +51 9 £82,500 +24.53% 2
Oxfordshire +33 9 £60,000 +9.09% 6
Buckinghamshire +55 2 £75,000 +20.00% 3
Home Counties - 1 - -
IaaS
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 South East region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 190 (81.90%) PaaS
2 174 (75.00%) Azure
3 101 (43.53%) SQL Server
4 92 (39.66%) DevOps
5 79 (34.05%) SaaS
6 78 (33.62%) .NET
7 75 (32.33%) Microsoft
8 72 (31.03%) SQL
8 72 (31.03%) PowerShell
9 68 (29.31%) Skype
10 65 (28.02%) Agile Software Development
11 62 (26.72%) C#
12 58 (25.00%) ASP.NET
12 58 (25.00%) MVC
13 56 (24.14%) HTTP
14 55 (23.71%) ASP.NET MVC
15 53 (22.84%) NoSQL
15 53 (22.84%) Git (software)
15 53 (22.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 53 (22.84%) NServiceBus
15 53 (22.84%) ASP.NET Core
16 52 (22.41%) .NET Core
16 52 (22.41%) React
16 52 (22.41%) Public Cloud
16 52 (22.41%) .NET Framework
17 49 (21.12%) Terraform
18 45 (19.40%) AWS
18 45 (19.40%) Python
19 43 (18.53%) Windows
19 43 (18.53%) VMware

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 53 (22.84%) NServiceBus
2 22 (9.48%) IIS
3 17 (7.33%) Tomcat
4 16 (6.90%) WebSphere
5 15 (6.47%) SAS
6 10 (4.31%) Skype for Business
7 4 (1.72%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.86%) Apache
8 2 (0.86%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.43%) CMS
9 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.43%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 16 (6.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 15 (6.47%) SAP GTS
3 5 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.43%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 190 (81.90%) PaaS
2 174 (75.00%) Azure
3 79 (34.05%) SaaS
4 45 (19.40%) AWS
5 30 (12.93%) Office 365
6 28 (12.07%) Serverless
7 22 (9.48%) Power Platform
8 21 (9.05%) Cloud Computing
8 21 (9.05%) PowerApps
9 20 (8.62%) AWS Lambda
10 19 (8.19%) Azure Functions
11 12 (5.17%) BPaaS
12 9 (3.88%) GCP
13 5 (2.16%) Azure Active Directory
13 5 (2.16%) Dynamics 365
13 5 (2.16%) Google App Engine
14 4 (1.72%) Logic Apps
15 3 (1.29%) AWS CloudFormation
15 3 (1.29%) GitHub
16 2 (0.86%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 68 (29.31%) Skype
2 56 (24.14%) HTTP
3 24 (10.34%) DNS
4 21 (9.05%) Internet
5 8 (3.45%) WAN
6 7 (3.02%) LAN
7 6 (2.59%) Cisco Firepower
7 6 (2.59%) Network Security
7 6 (2.59%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.72%) Firewall
8 4 (1.72%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (1.72%) VPN
9 3 (1.29%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.86%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.86%) SAN
10 2 (0.86%) VSAN
10 2 (0.86%) Wireless
11 1 (0.43%) ICMP
11 1 (0.43%) IPsec
11 1 (0.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (43.53%) SQL Server
2 53 (22.84%) NoSQL
3 18 (7.76%) MySQL
4 16 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
5 15 (6.47%) DB2
6 5 (2.16%) BigQuery
6 5 (2.16%) Cloud Spanner
6 5 (2.16%) Qlik Sense
7 3 (1.29%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.86%) Big Data
8 2 (0.86%) Data Lake
8 2 (0.86%) Redis
8 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.43%) HDInsight
9 1 (0.43%) Power BI
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2019
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 53 (22.84%) Git (software)
2 29 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
2 29 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 26 (11.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (4.31%) Jenkins
4 10 (4.31%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (1.29%) GitLab
5 3 (1.29%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.86%) Babel
6 2 (0.86%) gulp
6 2 (0.86%) Jasmine
6 2 (0.86%) JMeter
6 2 (0.86%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.86%) webpack
7 1 (0.43%) JIRA
7 1 (0.43%) Subversion
7 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (4.74%) Finance
2 4 (1.72%) Marketing
3 3 (1.29%) Banking
3 3 (1.29%) Military
4 2 (0.86%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.43%) Advertising
5 1 (0.43%) Billing
5 1 (0.43%) Local Government
5 1 (0.43%) Police
5 1 (0.43%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 71 (30.60%) Architect
2 66 (28.45%) Developer
3 43 (18.53%) .NET Developer
4 35 (15.09%) Senior Developer
5 27 (11.64%) Cloud Architect
6 26 (11.21%) Principal Developer
7 25 (10.78%) Cloud Engineer
8 24 (10.34%) Senior .NET Developer
9 21 (9.05%) Solutions Architect
10 18 (7.76%) Principal .NET Developer
11 17 (7.33%) Azure Engineer
12 16 (6.90%) Azure Architect
13 15 (6.47%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
14 14 (6.03%) Cloud Specialist
14 14 (6.03%) Infrastructure Architect
14 14 (6.03%) Security Engineer
14 14 (6.03%) Security Specialist
15 13 (5.60%) DevOps Engineer
16 12 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 12 (5.17%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (33.62%) .NET
2 58 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 55 (23.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 53 (22.84%) ASP.NET Core
4 53 (22.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 52 (22.41%) .NET Core
5 52 (22.41%) .NET Framework
5 52 (22.41%) React
6 27 (11.64%) Blazor
6 27 (11.64%) CSS
6 27 (11.64%) HTML
7 26 (11.21%) Entity Framework
7 26 (11.21%) jQuery
7 26 (11.21%) Redux
7 26 (11.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 19 (8.19%) JSON
9 17 (7.33%) Web Services
10 11 (4.74%) OAuth
11 10 (4.31%) XML
12 8 (3.45%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 52 (22.41%) Public Cloud
2 31 (13.36%) Data Centre
3 25 (10.78%) Hybrid Cloud
4 18 (7.76%) Cloud Native
5 14 (6.03%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (5.17%) Private Cloud
7 10 (4.31%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (3.02%) PKI
9 6 (2.59%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.72%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.72%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.29%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.86%) Fat Client
12 2 (0.86%) Replication
12 2 (0.86%) Thin Client
13 1 (0.43%) Clustering
13 1 (0.43%) Cyber Defence
13 1 (0.43%) Taxonomies
13 1 (0.43%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 43 (18.53%) Windows
2 17 (7.33%) Linux
3 12 (5.17%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.16%) CentOS
5 5 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.29%) Unix
6 3 (1.29%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2019
7 2 (0.86%) VMS
8 1 (0.43%) Android
8 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (39.66%) DevOps
2 65 (28.02%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (25.00%) MVC
4 41 (17.67%) SOA
5 40 (17.24%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 36 (15.52%) Mentoring
7 32 (13.79%) Infrastructure as Code
7 32 (13.79%) ITIL
8 30 (12.93%) Microservices
9 29 (12.50%) TOGAF
10 28 (12.07%) Presales
11 26 (11.21%) OWASP
11 26 (11.21%) SOLID
12 21 (9.05%) CRM
13 20 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (8.62%) Migration
14 19 (8.19%) Enterprise Architecture
14 19 (8.19%) Service Delivery
14 19 (8.19%) Software Engineering
14 19 (8.19%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 72 (31.03%) PowerShell
1 72 (31.03%) SQL
2 62 (26.72%) C#
3 45 (19.40%) Python
4 39 (16.81%) JavaScript
5 33 (14.22%) Java
6 28 (12.07%) TypeScript
7 12 (5.17%) Perl
8 4 (1.72%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.72%) Ruby
8 4 (1.72%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.29%) C
10 1 (0.43%) R
Qualifications
1 29 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (10.78%) MCSE
3 18 (7.76%) Security Cleared
4 14 (6.03%) Degree
5 12 (5.17%) TOGAF Certification
6 11 (4.74%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (4.74%) MCSA
7 10 (4.31%) CCNA
7 10 (4.31%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.72%) CISSP
9 3 (1.29%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.86%) CCNP
10 2 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.43%) CCIE
11 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.43%) MCP
11 1 (0.43%) OCP
11 1 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.47%) COBIT
2 13 (5.60%) PMO
3 10 (4.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (4.31%) SLA
4 9 (3.88%) GDPR
5 8 (3.45%) NIST
5 8 (3.45%) NIST 800
6 3 (1.29%) QA
7 2 (0.86%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.43%) NCSC
System Software
1 42 (18.10%) Active Directory
2 36 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (12.93%) Hyper-V
4 12 (5.17%) XenApp
5 10 (4.31%) Docker
6 6 (2.59%) vSphere
7 3 (1.29%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.86%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.43%) KVM
9 1 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 49 (21.12%) Terraform
2 25 (10.78%) Ansible
3 19 (8.19%) SCCM
4 12 (5.17%) Microsoft Intune
5 10 (4.31%) vCenter Server
5 10 (4.31%) vRealize
6 8 (3.45%) SCOM
7 6 (2.59%) Kubernetes
8 5 (2.16%) Cobbler
8 5 (2.16%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (1.72%) SCOrch
10 3 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (1.29%) Puppet
11 1 (0.43%) Packer
11 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (0.43%) Salt
11 1 (0.43%) SCSM
11 1 (0.43%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.43%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 75 (32.33%) Microsoft
2 43 (18.53%) VMware
3 20 (8.62%) Citrix
4 19 (8.19%) Oracle
5 16 (6.90%) IBM
5 16 (6.90%) Remedy
5 16 (6.90%) ServiceNow
6 15 (6.47%) CA
6 15 (6.47%) HP
6 15 (6.47%) Hyperion
6 15 (6.47%) PeopleSoft
6 15 (6.47%) SAP
6 15 (6.47%) Siebel
7 10 (4.31%) Google
8 9 (3.88%) Red Hat
9 8 (3.45%) Cisco
9 8 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (3.45%) SolarWinds
10 6 (2.59%) Juniper
11 5 (2.16%) McAfee