IaaS Jobs in the UK excluding London

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
UK > UK excluding London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding 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 2 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
2 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 296 274 234
Rank change year-on-year -22 -40 -24
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 504 788 1,100
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.90% 1.23% 1.58%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.54% 3.15% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 380 508 798
10th Percentile £42,238 £41,250 £35,740
25th Percentile £49,813 £50,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £59,526 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +8.23% -8.33%
75th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £100,064 £88,750 £83,750
UK median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% -

All Cloud Skills
UK excluding London

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 19,818 25,034 28,683
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 35.38% 39.17% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15,336 15,231 20,613
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -11.54% +8.33% +4.35%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing IaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in the UK excluding London

IaaS
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IaaS in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for IaaS in the UK excluding London

IaaS
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing IaaS in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 2 March 2024.

Salary histogram for IaaS in the UK excluding London

IaaS
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 2 March 2024. 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
Jobs
North of England +67 176 £62,783 +5.47% 28
North West +62 102 £70,000 +17.60% 11
South East -29 101 £62,500 +13.64% 26
South West +16 84 £67,500 +22.73% 18
Yorkshire +72 58 £62,500 +4.17% 16
Midlands +12 55 £65,000 -2.40% 15
Scotland -43 51 £62,750 +5.42% 9
West Midlands +15 30 £69,235 +2.57% 9
East Midlands +18 22 £60,000 - 6
Wales +7 17 £72,500 +57.12%
North East -2 16 £45,000 -28.00% 1
Northern Ireland +24 13 £60,000 +33.33% 1
East of England -29 7 £56,250 +2.27% 5
IaaS
UK

IaaS
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (6.55%) Microsoft Exchange
2 28 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.98%) IIS
4 7 (1.39%) Apache
4 7 (1.39%) WebSphere
5 6 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (1.19%) WebLogic
6 5 (0.99%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.20%) CMS
8 1 (0.20%) Drupal
8 1 (0.20%) MQSeries
Applications
1 7 (1.39%) AutoCAD
1 7 (1.39%) PTC Creo
1 7 (1.39%) SOLIDWORKS
2 5 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 63 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.99%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 378 (75.00%) Azure
2 373 (74.01%) PaaS
3 273 (54.17%) SaaS
4 128 (25.40%) Microsoft 365
5 116 (23.02%) AWS
6 89 (17.66%) Power Platform
7 70 (13.89%) Serverless
8 66 (13.10%) Azure Functions
9 63 (12.50%) Dynamics 365
10 53 (10.52%) Entra ID
11 46 (9.13%) Azure DevOps
12 45 (8.93%) GCP
13 22 (4.37%) Cloud Computing
14 17 (3.37%) Nutanix
15 14 (2.78%) OneDrive
16 13 (2.58%) GitHub
17 11 (2.18%) Azure Storage
17 11 (2.18%) OCI
18 10 (1.98%) Azure App Service
19 9 (1.79%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 85 (16.87%) Firewall
2 59 (11.71%) DNS
3 48 (9.52%) WAN
4 45 (8.93%) VPN
5 39 (7.74%) DHCP
6 38 (7.54%) LAN
6 38 (7.54%) SAN
7 26 (5.16%) Wi-Fi
8 22 (4.37%) SD-WAN
9 17 (3.37%) Network Security
10 15 (2.98%) Internet
10 15 (2.98%) TCP/IP
11 14 (2.78%) NGFW
11 14 (2.78%) Wireless
12 9 (1.79%) SSL
13 7 (1.39%) HTTP
13 7 (1.39%) OSPF
13 7 (1.39%) Remote Desktop
13 7 (1.39%) VLAN
14 5 (0.99%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
2 36 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 27 (5.36%) NoSQL
4 19 (3.77%) Data Lake
5 15 (2.98%) Azure SQL Database
6 10 (1.98%) Relational Database
7 8 (1.59%) Big Data
7 8 (1.59%) InterSystems Cache
8 7 (1.39%) GIS
8 7 (1.39%) SAP HANA
9 6 (1.19%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.19%) MySQL
9 6 (1.19%) Oracle ODI
9 6 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (0.99%) Geospatial Data
11 4 (0.79%) Power BI
12 2 (0.40%) DTS
12 2 (0.40%) DynamoDB
12 2 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (4.96%) Git
2 24 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.39%) Chocolatey
4 6 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.79%) SonarQube
6 3 (0.60%) JIRA
7 1 (0.20%) GitLab
7 1 (0.20%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.20%) Maven
General
1 154 (30.56%) Finance
2 73 (14.48%) Social Skills
3 33 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (6.35%) Public Sector
5 27 (5.36%) Presentation Skills
6 24 (4.76%) Banking
7 11 (2.18%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 7 (1.39%) Documentation Skills
8 7 (1.39%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.79%) Advertising
9 4 (0.79%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.79%) Law
10 3 (0.60%) Retail
11 2 (0.40%) Billing
11 2 (0.40%) Legal
11 2 (0.40%) Marketing
11 2 (0.40%) Publishing
12 1 (0.20%) Avionics
12 1 (0.20%) Games
12 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 185 (36.71%) Architect
2 95 (18.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 65 (12.90%) Cloud Engineer
4 63 (12.50%) CRM Architect
4 63 (12.50%) Dynamics 365 Architect
4 63 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Architect
5 56 (11.11%) Senior
6 39 (7.74%) Solutions Architect
7 35 (6.94%) Azure Engineer
7 35 (6.94%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 31 (6.15%) Lead
9 26 (5.16%) Cloud Architect
9 26 (5.16%) Infrastructure Architect
10 25 (4.96%) Consultant
11 20 (3.97%) Enterprise Architect
12 19 (3.77%) Analyst
13 17 (3.37%) Operations Engineer
14 16 (3.17%) Cloud Consultant
15 15 (2.98%) Support Engineer
16 14 (2.78%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (4.96%) ARM Templates
1 25 (4.96%) YAML
2 22 (4.37%) JSON
3 20 (3.97%) OpenID
4 15 (2.98%) .NET
4 15 (2.98%) Middleware
5 14 (2.78%) Web Services
6 10 (1.98%) REST
6 10 (1.98%) RESTful
7 9 (1.79%) XML
8 8 (1.59%) Elastic Stack
9 6 (1.19%) AngularJS
9 6 (1.19%) React
10 5 (0.99%) Blazor
10 5 (0.99%) Node.js
10 5 (0.99%) Spring
10 5 (0.99%) WebAssembly
11 4 (0.79%) Kafka
11 4 (0.79%) SAML
11 4 (0.79%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 104 (20.63%) Public Cloud
2 49 (9.72%) Management Information System
3 44 (8.73%) Data Centre
4 39 (7.74%) Cloud Native
5 33 (6.55%) Private Cloud
6 21 (4.17%) Driving Licence
6 21 (4.17%) IoT
7 19 (3.77%) Blockchain
7 19 (3.77%) Mainframe
8 18 (3.57%) Product Ownership
9 13 (2.58%) Enterprise Cloud
9 13 (2.58%) Operational Technology
10 11 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (2.18%) Self-Motivation
11 10 (1.98%) Hybrid Cloud
12 6 (1.19%) Replication
12 6 (1.19%) Taxonomies
13 5 (0.99%) Clustering
14 4 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 4 (0.79%) Onboarding
Operating Systems
1 152 (30.16%) Windows
2 75 (14.88%) Linux
3 66 (13.10%) Windows Server
4 48 (9.52%) Unix
5 16 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (2.58%) Windows 10
7 12 (2.38%) Windows Server 2019
8 6 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.99%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.60%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.40%) VMS
12 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2016
13 1 (0.20%) Android
13 1 (0.20%) Solaris
13 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (27.58%) Agile
2 130 (25.79%) DevOps
3 129 (25.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 127 (25.20%) Roadmaps
5 104 (20.63%) ITIL
6 88 (17.46%) Infrastructure as Code
7 87 (17.26%) Strategic Roadmap
8 83 (16.47%) Actionable Insight
9 73 (14.48%) Presales
10 71 (14.09%) Mentoring
11 69 (13.69%) Microservices
12 68 (13.49%) CRM
13 63 (12.50%) CI/CD
13 63 (12.50%) Project Planning
13 63 (12.50%) Work Breakdown Structure
14 60 (11.90%) Cybersecurity
15 53 (10.52%) Migration
15 53 (10.52%) Problem-Solving
16 44 (8.73%) Customer Service
16 44 (8.73%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 96 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 59 (11.71%) Python
3 37 (7.34%) Bash
4 36 (7.14%) SQL
5 20 (3.97%) Java
6 16 (3.17%) Perl
7 12 (2.38%) C#
8 10 (1.98%) Go
9 7 (1.39%) MATLAB
9 7 (1.39%) Shell Script
10 6 (1.19%) Ruby
11 5 (0.99%) Bicep
12 4 (0.79%) C++
12 4 (0.79%) JavaScript
13 3 (0.60%) Kusto Query Language
14 2 (0.40%) PHP
14 2 (0.40%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.20%) Julia
15 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 60 (11.90%) Security Cleared
2 55 (10.91%) Degree
3 33 (6.55%) SC Cleared
4 25 (4.96%) Azure Certification
5 18 (3.57%) DV Cleared
6 17 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
8 13 (2.58%) Network+ Certification
9 11 (2.18%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (2.18%) Master's Degree
9 11 (2.18%) MCSE
10 10 (1.98%) AWS Certification
10 10 (1.98%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
10 10 (1.98%) CCNA
11 9 (1.79%) A+ Certification
11 9 (1.79%) CISSP
12 8 (1.59%) DBS Check
12 8 (1.59%) HNC
12 8 (1.59%) MCSA
13 7 (1.39%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (3.37%) Cyber Essentials
3 16 (3.17%) Data Quality
4 14 (2.78%) NIST
5 12 (2.38%) GDPR
5 12 (2.38%) PCI DSS
6 8 (1.59%) SLA
7 7 (1.39%) COBIT
7 7 (1.39%) NCSC
8 6 (1.19%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 4 (0.79%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.40%) PMO
10 2 (0.40%) SOC 2
11 1 (0.20%) Government Security Classifications
11 1 (0.20%) GRC
11 1 (0.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.20%) ISO 31000
11 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27005
11 1 (0.20%) NIST 800
System Software
1 105 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 59 (11.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
4 23 (4.56%) Docker
4 23 (4.56%) Hyper-V
5 18 (3.57%) vSphere
6 15 (2.98%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (2.78%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (0.79%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.79%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.40%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.20%) Firmware
10 1 (0.20%) RACF
Systems Management
1 103 (20.44%) Terraform
2 66 (13.10%) Ansible
3 46 (9.13%) Kubernetes
4 39 (7.74%) Microsoft Intune
5 29 (5.75%) Puppet
6 15 (2.98%) SCCM
7 11 (2.18%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 10 (1.98%) Progress Chef
9 9 (1.79%) FortiGate
10 8 (1.59%) Grafana
10 8 (1.59%) SCOM
11 5 (0.99%) NetCrunch
12 4 (0.79%) EMC NetWorker
12 4 (0.79%) Kibana
12 4 (0.79%) Microsoft Clustering
12 4 (0.79%) Single Sign-On
13 3 (0.60%) Nessus
13 3 (0.60%) Prometheus
13 3 (0.60%) vCenter Server
14 2 (0.40%) WSUS
Vendors
1 224 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 81 (16.07%) VMware
3 37 (7.34%) Oracle
4 35 (6.94%) Cisco
5 31 (6.15%) Splunk
6 20 (3.97%) Dynatrace
7 19 (3.77%) Veeam
8 15 (2.98%) Google
8 15 (2.98%) Red Hat
9 12 (2.38%) SAP
10 11 (2.18%) Aruba
10 11 (2.18%) Citrix
10 11 (2.18%) Palo Alto
11 10 (1.98%) Fortinet
12 9 (1.79%) Meraki
12 9 (1.79%) TOWER Software
13 8 (1.59%) BMC
13 8 (1.59%) NetApp
13 8 (1.59%) SolarWinds
14 7 (1.39%) MathWorks