IaaS Jobs with Work from Home Options

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
UK > Work from Home

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 20 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 292 157 250
Rank change year-on-year -135 +93 -88
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 328 978 1,025
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.97% 2.23% 1.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.25% 4.70% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 294 491 853
10th Percentile £42,238 £42,500 £45,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £69,750 £65,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.31% -3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £93,750 £83,484 £88,750
90th Percentile £110,000 £95,000 £97,500
UK median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +3.70% +3.85%

All Cloud Skills
Work from Home

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 14,585 20,797 34,634
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 43.35% 47.52% 52.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11,979 15,273 21,925
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,781 £36,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £48,750 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £62,920
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +3.31% +9.43%
75th Percentile £78,750 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £102,500 £96,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -11.54% +4.00% +8.70%

IaaS
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing IaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

IaaS trend for jobs with a WFH option

IaaS
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing IaaS.

IaaS salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

IaaS
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing IaaS over the 6 months to 20 April 2024.

IaaS salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

IaaS
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options 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 25 (7.62%) SharePoint
2 20 (6.10%) Microsoft Exchange
3 6 (1.83%) OpenStack
4 4 (1.22%) ArcGIS
4 4 (1.22%) IIS
5 2 (0.61%) Confluence
6 1 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.30%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.30%) CMS
6 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.30%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.30%) 1Password
2 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.52%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 4 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 261 (79.57%) Azure
2 231 (70.43%) PaaS
3 143 (43.60%) SaaS
4 90 (27.44%) Microsoft 365
5 84 (25.61%) AWS
6 60 (18.29%) Azure DevOps
7 49 (14.94%) Entra ID
8 23 (7.01%) GitHub
9 20 (6.10%) Nutanix
10 18 (5.49%) Serverless
11 15 (4.57%) Azure Stack
11 15 (4.57%) GCP
12 12 (3.66%) Azure AKS
12 12 (3.66%) OneDrive
13 9 (2.74%) Power Platform
14 8 (2.44%) Azure Monitor
14 8 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
14 8 (2.44%) GitHub Actions
14 8 (2.44%) Microsoft Purview
15 7 (2.13%) OCI
Communications & Networking
1 60 (18.29%) Firewall
2 54 (16.46%) DNS
3 37 (11.28%) VPN
4 27 (8.23%) DHCP
5 25 (7.62%) WAN
6 24 (7.32%) LAN
7 18 (5.49%) NGFW
7 18 (5.49%) SAN
7 18 (5.49%) Wi-Fi
8 14 (4.27%) Wireless
9 13 (3.96%) SD-WAN
10 11 (3.35%) Internet
11 9 (2.74%) Network Security
11 9 (2.74%) TCP/IP
12 7 (2.13%) BGP
13 6 (1.83%) Fibre Channel
13 6 (1.83%) OSPF
13 6 (1.83%) SSL
14 5 (1.52%) IPv4
15 4 (1.22%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.10%) Azure SQL Database
1 20 (6.10%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (4.27%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.52%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.22%) Data Lake
4 4 (1.22%) Geospatial Data
4 4 (1.22%) GIS
4 4 (1.22%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.22%) RDBMS
5 3 (0.91%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.91%) Power BI
6 2 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.61%) Big Data
6 2 (0.61%) MySQL
6 2 (0.61%) Redis
7 1 (0.30%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.30%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.30%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 12 (3.66%) Git
2 10 (3.05%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.13%) SonarQube
4 5 (1.52%) GitLab
5 3 (0.91%) JIRA
5 3 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (0.91%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.30%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.30%) CircleCI
6 1 (0.30%) Gatling
6 1 (0.30%) JUnit
6 1 (0.30%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.30%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.30%) Vagrant
General
1 89 (27.13%) Finance
2 79 (24.09%) Social Skills
3 60 (18.29%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (9.15%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 25 (7.62%) Public Sector
6 10 (3.05%) Law
7 6 (1.83%) Police
7 6 (1.83%) Presentation Skills
8 5 (1.52%) Advertising
8 5 (1.52%) Marketing
9 4 (1.22%) Retail
9 4 (1.22%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.91%) Banking
10 3 (0.91%) Documentation Skills
11 2 (0.61%) Publishing
12 1 (0.30%) Influencing Skills
12 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.30%) Public Speaking
Job Titles
1 102 (31.10%) Architect
2 76 (23.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 69 (21.04%) Senior
4 47 (14.33%) Solutions Architect
5 41 (12.50%) Citrix Architect
6 39 (11.89%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 37 (11.28%) Azure Architect
7 37 (11.28%) Cloud Architect
8 31 (9.45%) Azure Engineer
9 28 (8.54%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
9 28 (8.54%) Consultant
10 27 (8.23%) Infrastructure Architect
11 25 (7.62%) Cloud Engineer
11 25 (7.62%) Lead
12 18 (5.49%) Salesforce Architect
12 18 (5.49%) Salesforce Solution Architect
13 16 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
14 15 (4.57%) Azure Consultant
15 14 (4.27%) DevOps Architect
16 11 (3.35%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (9.15%) ARM Templates
2 22 (6.71%) Middleware
3 16 (4.88%) YAML
4 15 (4.57%) JSON
5 9 (2.74%) Web Services
6 8 (2.44%) .NET
6 8 (2.44%) Azure Blueprints
6 8 (2.44%) REST
7 6 (1.83%) SOAP
8 3 (0.91%) Node.js
9 1 (0.30%) 802.1X
9 1 (0.30%) ADO
9 1 (0.30%) Kafka
9 1 (0.30%) Lucene
9 1 (0.30%) SAML
9 1 (0.30%) SignalR
9 1 (0.30%) Spring
9 1 (0.30%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 103 (31.40%) Public Cloud
2 44 (13.41%) Data Centre
3 39 (11.89%) Management Information System
4 20 (6.10%) Private Cloud
5 19 (5.79%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (5.18%) IoT
7 12 (3.66%) Cloud Native
8 8 (2.44%) Driving Licence
8 8 (2.44%) Life Science
8 8 (2.44%) Onboarding
9 6 (1.83%) Distributed Systems
9 6 (1.83%) PKI
9 6 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (1.52%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.52%) Replication
10 5 (1.52%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.22%) Clustering
11 4 (1.22%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (0.91%) Blog
12 3 (0.91%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 107 (32.62%) Windows
2 43 (13.11%) Windows Server
3 32 (9.76%) Unix
4 19 (5.79%) Linux
5 8 (2.44%) Windows 10
6 5 (1.52%) VMS
6 5 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.52%) Windows Server 2019
7 3 (0.91%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.30%) Android
9 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (33.23%) DevOps
2 91 (27.74%) Infrastructure as Code
3 86 (26.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 72 (21.95%) ITIL
5 69 (21.04%) Mentoring
6 53 (16.16%) Agile
6 53 (16.16%) CI/CD
6 53 (16.16%) Problem-Solving
7 49 (14.94%) Change Management
8 48 (14.63%) Technical Leadership
9 44 (13.41%) Cybersecurity
10 39 (11.89%) Roadmaps
11 38 (11.59%) Coaching
12 36 (10.98%) Network Virtualisation
13 35 (10.67%) TOGAF
14 34 (10.37%) Information Security
14 34 (10.37%) Microservices
14 34 (10.37%) Migration
15 32 (9.76%) Business Strategy
15 32 (9.76%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 58 (17.68%) PowerShell
2 40 (12.20%) Python
3 37 (11.28%) SQL
4 29 (8.84%) Bash
5 17 (5.18%) Bicep
5 17 (5.18%) Perl
6 12 (3.66%) Java
6 12 (3.66%) Ruby
7 8 (2.44%) C#
7 8 (2.44%) Go
8 6 (1.83%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.91%) Kusto Query Language
10 2 (0.61%) PHP
11 1 (0.30%) C++
11 1 (0.30%) Groovy
11 1 (0.30%) Julia
11 1 (0.30%) Scala
11 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.30%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 59 (17.99%) Azure Certification
2 57 (17.38%) Degree
3 34 (10.37%) Security Cleared
4 23 (7.01%) SC Cleared
5 22 (6.71%) TOGAF Certification
6 11 (3.35%) AWS Certification
6 11 (3.35%) BPSS Clearance
6 11 (3.35%) CISM
6 11 (3.35%) CISSP
7 10 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
8 9 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (2.44%) Master's Degree
10 7 (2.13%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
11 6 (1.83%) GIAC
11 6 (1.83%) SANS
12 5 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.22%) DBS Check
14 2 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.61%) CompTIA Security+
14 2 (0.61%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (5.18%) Data Quality
2 17 (5.18%) NIST
3 11 (3.35%) Cyber Essentials
4 9 (2.74%) SLA
5 7 (2.13%) COBIT
5 7 (2.13%) GDPR
5 7 (2.13%) NCSC
6 6 (1.83%) Web Application Security Consortium
7 4 (1.22%) PCI DSS
7 4 (1.22%) PMO
8 2 (0.61%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 2 (0.61%) QA
8 2 (0.61%) SOC 2
9 1 (0.30%) Accessibility
9 1 (0.30%) GRC
9 1 (0.30%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.30%) ISO 31000
9 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.30%) NIST 800
System Software
1 78 (23.78%) Active Directory
2 61 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (7.93%) Docker
4 23 (7.01%) Virtual Machines
4 23 (7.01%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (6.10%) Virtual Desktop
6 18 (5.49%) Hyper-V
6 18 (5.49%) vSphere
7 4 (1.22%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 94 (28.66%) Terraform
2 28 (8.54%) Kubernetes
3 24 (7.32%) Microsoft Intune
4 17 (5.18%) Ansible
5 9 (2.74%) SCCM
6 7 (2.13%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 6 (1.83%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 5 (1.52%) vCenter Server
9 4 (1.22%) EMC NetWorker
9 4 (1.22%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (1.22%) Progress Chef
9 4 (1.22%) Puppet
9 4 (1.22%) SCOM
9 4 (1.22%) WSUS
10 3 (0.91%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.61%) CASB
11 2 (0.61%) Grafana
11 2 (0.61%) PowerCLI
11 2 (0.61%) SolarWinds Orion
11 2 (0.61%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 129 (39.33%) Microsoft
2 77 (23.48%) VMware
3 44 (13.41%) Citrix
4 25 (7.62%) Salesforce
5 18 (5.49%) Dynatrace
5 18 (5.49%) Splunk
6 13 (3.96%) Cisco
6 13 (3.96%) Google
7 12 (3.66%) Veeam
8 11 (3.35%) BMC
8 11 (3.35%) Oracle
9 10 (3.05%) Aruba
10 9 (2.74%) Meraki
11 8 (2.44%) Palo Alto
11 8 (2.44%) SolarWinds
12 7 (2.13%) ServiceNow
13 6 (1.83%) 3PAR
13 6 (1.83%) Fortinet
13 6 (1.83%) Nimble Storage
14 5 (1.52%) Barracuda Networks