Period
to 29 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Terraform skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Terraform over the 6 months to 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Terraform
England > South East
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 78 145 208
Rank change year-on-year +67 +63 +148
Permanent jobs citing Terraform 676 239 410
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 4.14% 2.00% 1.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 26.65% 17.23% 13.94%
Number of salaries quoted 393 193 315
10th Percentile £47,750 £47,500 £40,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.70% +8.00% +2.04%
75th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £72,250 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.21% - +7.69%

Terraform is in the Systems Management 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 systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2,537 1,387 2,942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.52% 11.61% 11.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,669 1,117 2,361
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +1.85% +2.86%
75th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,100 £80,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%

Terraform
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Terraform in the South East

Terraform
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Terraform in the South East

Terraform
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Terraform in the South East over the 6 months to 29 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Terraform in the South East

Terraform
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 Terraform within the South East region over the 6 months to 29 July 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
Thames Valley +52 287 £65,000 -7.14% 50
Hampshire +40 213 £65,000 +8.33% 22
Berkshire +28 174 £71,250 +1.79% 21
East Sussex +13 71 £71,250 +14.00% 6
Surrey +4 62 £67,500 +2.66% 11
Buckinghamshire +12 58 £60,000 -7.69% 19
Oxfordshire +30 55 £65,000 -10.96% 10
West Sussex -2 17 £55,000 -15.38% 3
Kent -21 10 £50,000 -40.30% 6
Home Counties - 1 £110,000 -
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, IT jobs citing Terraform 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 Terraform.

1 527 (77.96%) DevOps
2 376 (55.62%) AWS
3 359 (53.11%) Azure
4 331 (48.96%) Docker
5 324 (47.93%) Ansible
6 311 (46.01%) Kubernetes
7 284 (42.01%) Linux
8 257 (38.02%) Jenkins
9 249 (36.83%) Agile Software Development
9 249 (36.83%) Infrastructure as Code
10 187 (27.66%) Microservices
11 181 (26.78%) Python
12 164 (24.26%) Java
13 136 (20.12%) Continuous Integration
14 122 (18.05%) Finance
15 121 (17.90%) Git (software)
16 115 (17.01%) PowerShell
17 110 (16.27%) Security Cleared
18 107 (15.83%) Puppet
19 106 (15.68%) Spring
20 101 (14.94%) Social Skills
21 100 (14.79%) Scrum
21 100 (14.79%) REST
22 96 (14.20%) SQL
23 95 (14.05%) Bash Shell
24 94 (13.91%) Microsoft
25 93 (13.76%) Software Engineering
26 89 (13.17%) AWS CloudFormation
27 87 (12.87%) Configuration Management
28 85 (12.57%) Degree

Terraform
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 74 (10.95%) Apache Spark
2 39 (5.77%) Cloud Foundry
3 29 (4.29%) Confluence
4 9 (1.33%) Apache
5 8 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (1.04%) MS Exchange
6 7 (1.04%) OpenStack
6 7 (1.04%) SharePoint
7 6 (0.89%) Jupyter
7 6 (0.89%) nginx
8 4 (0.59%) GemFire
8 4 (0.59%) IIS
8 4 (0.59%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.15%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.15%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.15%) Drupal
9 1 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.44%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.15%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 376 (55.62%) AWS
2 359 (53.11%) Azure
3 89 (13.17%) AWS CloudFormation
4 81 (11.98%) PaaS
5 77 (11.39%) IaaS
6 69 (10.21%) Serverless
7 68 (10.06%) GitHub
8 65 (9.62%) Azure Active Directory
9 64 (9.47%) GCP
10 63 (9.32%) Amazon EC2
11 55 (8.14%) SaaS
12 40 (5.92%) Amazon Kinesis
13 37 (5.47%) Microsoft 365
14 30 (4.44%) AWS Lambda
15 24 (3.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 24 (3.55%) Amazon ECS
15 24 (3.55%) Amazon S3
16 22 (3.25%) Azure Key Vault
17 21 (3.11%) Cloud Computing
18 17 (2.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 37 (5.47%) Firewall
2 17 (2.51%) TCP/IP
3 16 (2.37%) Internet
4 15 (2.22%) IPsec
5 14 (2.07%) BGP
6 12 (1.78%) DNS
6 12 (1.78%) Network Security
7 10 (1.48%) DMZ
8 9 (1.33%) VPN
9 5 (0.74%) SMTP
10 3 (0.44%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (0.44%) WAN
11 2 (0.30%) SAN
11 2 (0.30%) Wireless
12 1 (0.15%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (0.15%) DHCP
12 1 (0.15%) FTP
12 1 (0.15%) LAN
12 1 (0.15%) VLAN
12 1 (0.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (11.69%) Big Data
2 68 (10.06%) Hadoop
3 58 (8.58%) MariaDB
4 52 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 47 (6.95%) Relational Database
6 43 (6.36%) HBase
7 37 (5.47%) PostgreSQL
8 35 (5.18%) MySQL
9 31 (4.59%) MongoDB
10 30 (4.44%) SQL Server
11 28 (4.14%) NoSQL
12 24 (3.55%) Amazon RDS
13 23 (3.40%) Azure SQL Database
14 16 (2.37%) Redis
15 7 (1.04%) Data Lake
16 5 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
16 5 (0.74%) Tableau
17 4 (0.59%) GIS
18 3 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 3 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 257 (38.02%) Jenkins
2 121 (17.90%) Git (software)
3 60 (8.88%) JIRA
4 52 (7.69%) GitLab
5 48 (7.10%) Bitbucket
6 32 (4.73%) Octopus Deploy
7 23 (3.40%) TeamCity
8 15 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 14 (2.07%) Gradle
10 12 (1.78%) Maven
10 12 (1.78%) Sonatype Nexus
11 11 (1.63%) Selenium
11 11 (1.63%) Visual Studio
12 10 (1.48%) SpecFlow
13 9 (1.33%) Artifactory
13 9 (1.33%) Moq
14 8 (1.18%) SonarQube
15 6 (0.89%) WebDriver
16 5 (0.74%) Cucumber
16 5 (0.74%) JUnit
General
1 122 (18.05%) Finance
2 101 (14.94%) Social Skills
3 80 (11.83%) Law
4 65 (9.62%) Banking
5 61 (9.02%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 40 (5.92%) Presentation Skills
7 19 (2.81%) Organisational Skills
8 16 (2.37%) Marketing
9 14 (2.07%) Games
10 12 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (1.63%) Billing
11 11 (1.63%) Public Sector
11 11 (1.63%) Telecoms
12 8 (1.18%) Automotive
13 6 (0.89%) Electronics
14 5 (0.74%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.74%) Retail
15 3 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.15%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 261 (38.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 129 (19.08%) Developer
3 107 (15.83%) Cloud Engineer
4 64 (9.47%) Senior DevOps
5 63 (9.32%) Java Developer
5 63 (9.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 60 (8.88%) Architect
7 48 (7.10%) AWS Engineer
8 47 (6.95%) Azure Engineer
9 42 (6.21%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 41 (6.07%) Software Engineer
11 29 (4.29%) Site Reliability Engineer
12 28 (4.14%) AWS DevOps
12 28 (4.14%) Site Engineer
13 27 (3.99%) Principal Engineer
14 25 (3.70%) Principal Software Engineer
14 25 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
15 24 (3.55%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 24 (3.55%) Cloud Architect
15 24 (3.55%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (15.68%) Spring
2 100 (14.79%) REST
3 83 (12.28%) Spring Boot
4 80 (11.83%) Kafka
5 79 (11.69%) .NET
6 68 (10.06%) RabbitMQ
7 66 (9.76%) Web Services
8 62 (9.17%) Middleware
9 45 (6.66%) React
10 39 (5.77%) Drools
10 39 (5.77%) Lambda Expressions
11 31 (4.59%) .NET Core
12 30 (4.44%) AngularJS
13 29 (4.29%) Node.js
14 27 (3.99%) RESTful
15 22 (3.25%) GraphQL
16 21 (3.11%) Hibernate
16 21 (3.11%) JavaBeans
17 19 (2.81%) OAuth
17 19 (2.81%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 32 (4.73%) Public Cloud
1 32 (4.73%) User Experience
2 26 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (2.37%) Cloud Native
3 16 (2.37%) Virtual Team
4 14 (2.07%) Legacy Systems
5 10 (1.48%) Data Centre
5 10 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (1.48%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
7 8 (1.18%) Private Cloud
8 6 (0.89%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (0.74%) Legacy Applications
9 5 (0.74%) Life Science
9 5 (0.74%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.59%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (0.59%) PKI
11 3 (0.44%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.30%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 284 (42.01%) Linux
2 70 (10.36%) Windows
3 60 (8.88%) Unix
4 30 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (3.85%) Windows Server
6 18 (2.66%) CentOS
7 14 (2.07%) Fedora
8 9 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.89%) Windows Server 2016
10 5 (0.74%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.59%) Windows Server 2019
12 3 (0.44%) Android
13 2 (0.30%) Amazon Linux
13 2 (0.30%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.30%) VMS
14 1 (0.15%) AIX
14 1 (0.15%) Solaris
14 1 (0.15%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 527 (77.96%) DevOps
2 249 (36.83%) Agile Software Development
2 249 (36.83%) Infrastructure as Code
3 187 (27.66%) Microservices
4 136 (20.12%) Continuous Integration
5 100 (14.79%) Scrum
6 93 (13.76%) Software Engineering
7 87 (12.87%) Configuration Management
8 78 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
9 75 (11.09%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 74 (10.95%) Computer Science
11 73 (10.80%) Test Automation
12 63 (9.32%) Continuous Delivery
13 60 (8.88%) Digital Banking
14 57 (8.43%) Technical Leadership
15 56 (8.28%) Analytics
16 55 (8.14%) Full Stack Development
17 43 (6.36%) Coaching
18 42 (6.21%) Migration
18 42 (6.21%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 181 (26.78%) Python
2 164 (24.26%) Java
3 115 (17.01%) PowerShell
4 96 (14.20%) SQL
5 95 (14.05%) Bash Shell
6 58 (8.58%) C#
7 40 (5.92%) Ruby
8 32 (4.73%) JavaScript
9 30 (4.44%) Shell Script
10 27 (3.99%) Go
11 23 (3.40%) Groovy
11 23 (3.40%) Java 8
12 16 (2.37%) PHP
13 12 (1.78%) Perl
14 6 (0.89%) ES6
14 6 (0.89%) Kotlin
15 5 (0.74%) C
15 5 (0.74%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.44%) C++
16 3 (0.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 110 (16.27%) Security Cleared
2 85 (12.57%) Degree
3 77 (11.39%) SC Cleared
4 30 (4.44%) AWS Certification
5 21 (3.11%) Computer Science Degree
6 11 (1.63%) TOGAF Certification
7 7 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.59%) OCP
9 4 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.44%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.44%) RHCE
10 3 (0.44%) RHCSA
11 2 (0.30%) CCNA
11 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.15%) MCSE
12 1 (0.15%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.96%) QA
2 7 (1.04%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.74%) SLA
4 4 (0.59%) GDPR
5 3 (0.44%) ISO 13485
6 1 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.15%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.15%) NIST
6 1 (0.15%) PMBOK
System Software
1 331 (48.96%) Docker
2 56 (8.28%) Active Directory
3 36 (5.33%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (1.33%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (0.59%) HDFS
7 3 (0.44%) vSphere
8 2 (0.30%) LXC
8 2 (0.30%) Postfix
9 1 (0.15%) GlusterFS
9 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.15%) NFS
9 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.15%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 324 (47.93%) Ansible
2 311 (46.01%) Kubernetes
3 107 (15.83%) Puppet
4 45 (6.66%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (3.55%) Grafana
6 17 (2.51%) Prometheus
7 15 (2.22%) Packer
8 12 (1.78%) Microsoft Intune
9 9 (1.33%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 9 (1.33%) Consul
9 9 (1.33%) SCCM
10 5 (0.74%) Graphite
10 5 (0.74%) Graylog
11 4 (0.59%) Icinga
12 3 (0.44%) Docker Swarm
12 3 (0.44%) Kubeflow
13 2 (0.30%) Opsview
13 2 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
13 2 (0.30%) ZABBIX
14 1 (0.15%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 94 (13.91%) Microsoft
2 47 (6.95%) Google
3 37 (5.47%) Oracle
4 16 (2.37%) VMware
5 13 (1.92%) Splunk
6 12 (1.78%) Red Hat
7 11 (1.63%) Cisco
8 9 (1.33%) Atlassian
9 8 (1.18%) Meraki
10 5 (0.74%) Okta
10 5 (0.74%) SAP
11 4 (0.59%) Dynatrace
11 4 (0.59%) F5
11 4 (0.59%) IBM
11 4 (0.59%) Palo Alto
12 3 (0.44%) Citrix
12 3 (0.44%) LogicMonitor
13 2 (0.30%) Black Duck
13 2 (0.30%) Databricks
13 2 (0.30%) Veracode