The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Cloud Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cloud Architect
UK
Rank 578 690 782
Rank change year-on-year
+112 +92
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Architect 278 253 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.26% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 224 212 133
Median salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81391 96427 101725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.46% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67597 80923 84638
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,999 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Cloud Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Cloud Architect in the job title.

Cloud Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cloud Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Architect within the UK.

Cloud Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Cloud Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cloud Architect over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 within the UK.

Cloud Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Cloud Architect
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +103 269 £75,000 - 45
London +70 136 £80,000 -3.03% 21
South East +85 82 £75,000 +7.14% 6
Berkshire +53 59 £75,000 +7.14% 2
North West +9 27 £62,500 +38.88% 6
Manchester -4 19 £62,500 +38.88% 6
City of London +26 15 £72,500 -12.38% 9
West Midlands +12 15 £62,500 -6.01% 1
Birmingham -1 15 £62,500 -5.66% 1
Reading +46 12 £70,000 +36.58%
Slough +36 12 £80,000 +14.28% 2
West Yorkshire +31 12 £65,000 -2.25% 5
East of England +31 12 £58,500 -6.40% 1
Bracknell +26 12 - -
Yorkshire +24 12 £65,000 -2.25% 6
Leeds +24 11 £65,000 -2.25% 4
Surrey +41 9 £75,000 - 3
South West +10 8 £65,000 - 1
Liverpool - 8 £62,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 8 £58,500 - 1
Merseyside - 8 £62,500 -
Bromley - 7 - -
Somerset +2 6 £65,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 6 £62,500 -
Oxfordshire - 6 £65,000 -
Street - 5 - -
Northern Ireland - 5 £45,000 - 2
Milton Keynes - 4 £62,500 -
Cambridge - 4 £58,500 - 1
Bedfordshire - 4 £61,250 -

Cloud Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Cloud Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Cloud Architect in the job title.

1 355 (60.79%) Amazon AWS
2 350 (59.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 242 (41.44%) VMware
4 206 (35.27%) Microsoft
5 173 (29.62%) Presales
6 162 (27.74%) VMware Infrastructure
7 121 (20.72%) PaaS
8 113 (19.35%) Hybrid Cloud
9 109 (18.66%) Windows
10 108 (18.49%) DevOps
11 104 (17.81%) Data Centre
11 104 (17.81%) Active Directory
12 100 (17.12%) Migration
13 96 (16.44%) Linux
14 94 (16.10%) IaaS
15 93 (15.92%) SQL Server
15 93 (15.92%) Finance
16 92 (15.75%) Cisco
17 89 (15.24%) Web Services
18 88 (15.07%) Hyper-V
19 83 (14.21%) Agile Software Development
20 78 (13.36%) SaaS
21 72 (12.33%) MS Excel
22 71 (12.16%) PowerShell
22 71 (12.16%) Public Cloud
23 68 (11.64%) DNS
23 68 (11.64%) Middleware
24 67 (11.47%) SOA
24 67 (11.47%) Load Balancing
25 66 (11.30%) Google

Cloud Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (9.08%) OpenStack
2 32 (5.48%) IIS
3 19 (3.25%) SharePoint
3 19 (3.25%) Skype for Business
4 15 (2.57%) Apache
5 13 (2.23%) MS Exchange
6 12 (2.05%) JBoss
6 12 (2.05%) Tomcat
7 11 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (1.37%) CloudStack
9 4 (0.68%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (0.68%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.34%) Apache Qpid
11 2 (0.34%) JCAPS
11 2 (0.34%) SAS
11 2 (0.34%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.17%) CMS
12 1 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 72 (12.33%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.60%) MS Office
3 12 (2.05%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.51%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (0.51%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (0.51%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 3 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.34%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.17%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 355 (60.79%) Amazon AWS
2 350 (59.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 121 (20.72%) PaaS
4 94 (16.10%) IaaS
5 78 (13.36%) SaaS
6 55 (9.42%) Google Cloud Platform
7 53 (9.08%) Office 365
8 40 (6.85%) Cloud Computing
9 35 (5.99%) IBM Cloud
10 29 (4.97%) SoftLayer
11 14 (2.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 10 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
13 9 (1.54%) Amazon S3
14 7 (1.20%) Data Lake Analytics
15 6 (1.03%) Amazon EMR
15 6 (1.03%) Google Compute Engine
16 4 (0.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 3 (0.51%) Bluemix
17 3 (0.51%) OpenShift
18 2 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 68 (11.64%) DNS
2 47 (8.05%) SAN
3 43 (7.36%) Firewall
4 41 (7.02%) WAN
5 37 (6.34%) DHCP
6 33 (5.65%) LAN
7 27 (4.62%) VPN
8 21 (3.60%) Internet
9 18 (3.08%) TCP/IP
10 13 (2.23%) Skype
10 13 (2.23%) VSAN
11 11 (1.88%) MPLS
12 10 (1.71%) NAS
13 9 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (1.54%) Network Security
14 7 (1.20%) iSCSI
15 6 (1.03%) IPsec
15 6 (1.03%) IPv6
16 5 (0.86%) BGP
16 5 (0.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (15.92%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.99%) Big Data
3 19 (3.25%) NoSQL
4 18 (3.08%) Hadoop
4 18 (3.08%) MySQL
4 18 (3.08%) Relational Database
5 13 (2.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (2.23%) Azure SQL Database
5 13 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (2.05%) SQL Server 2014
7 11 (1.88%) Amazon RDS
7 11 (1.88%) Amazon Redshift
7 11 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (1.54%) RDBMS
9 8 (1.37%) MongoDB
10 7 (1.20%) HDInsight
10 7 (1.20%) Power BI
10 7 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (2.40%) Vagrant
2 12 (2.05%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.51%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.17%) CircleCI
5 1 (0.17%) JIRA
5 1 (0.17%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 93 (15.92%) Finance
2 58 (9.93%) Retail
3 35 (5.99%) Manufacturing
4 31 (5.31%) Local Government
5 29 (4.97%) Legal
6 26 (4.45%) Banking
7 19 (3.25%) Telecoms
8 14 (2.40%) Marketing
9 6 (1.03%) Advertising
10 5 (0.86%) Billing
11 4 (0.68%) Electronics
12 3 (0.51%) Back Office
12 3 (0.51%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.51%) French Language
12 3 (0.51%) German Language
12 3 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.51%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.34%) Games
14 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (15.24%) Web Services
2 68 (11.64%) Middleware
3 46 (7.88%) .NET
4 13 (2.23%) REST
5 12 (2.05%) HTML
5 12 (2.05%) RESTful
6 11 (1.88%) HTML5
7 9 (1.54%) .NET Framework
7 9 (1.54%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (1.37%) XML
9 7 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (1.20%) Java EE
9 7 (1.20%) MDX
9 7 (1.20%) SOAP
9 7 (1.20%) Spring
10 6 (1.03%) AngularJS
10 6 (1.03%) Ninject
10 6 (1.03%) Node.js
10 6 (1.03%) OAuth2
10 6 (1.03%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 113 (19.35%) Hybrid Cloud
2 104 (17.81%) Data Centre
3 71 (12.16%) Public Cloud
4 42 (7.19%) Clustering
5 36 (6.16%) Enterprise Software
5 36 (6.16%) Private Cloud
6 34 (5.82%) Enterprise Storage
7 27 (4.62%) Management Information System
8 22 (3.77%) FlexPod
9 12 (2.05%) Computer Science
10 11 (1.88%) Driving Licence
10 11 (1.88%) VCE vBlock
10 11 (1.88%) Video Conferencing
10 11 (1.88%) Visualisation
11 9 (1.54%) N-Tier
12 8 (1.37%) Internet of Things
13 7 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (1.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 6 (1.03%) iPad
14 6 (1.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 109 (18.66%) Windows
2 96 (16.44%) Linux
3 58 (9.93%) Windows Server
4 28 (4.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (3.94%) Unix
6 19 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (1.54%) CentOS
9 8 (1.37%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.34%) Android
11 2 (0.34%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.34%) Solaris
12 1 (0.17%) AIX
12 1 (0.17%) Debian
12 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (29.62%) Presales
2 108 (18.49%) DevOps
3 100 (17.12%) Migration
4 83 (14.21%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (11.47%) Load Balancing
5 67 (11.47%) SOA
6 61 (10.45%) ITIL
7 59 (10.10%) TOGAF
8 53 (9.08%) Open Source
9 48 (8.22%) Scrum
10 46 (7.88%) Enterprise Architecture
11 44 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
12 43 (7.36%) Use Case
13 35 (5.99%) UML
14 34 (5.82%) Project Management
14 34 (5.82%) Requirements Analysis
15 31 (5.31%) Analytics
15 31 (5.31%) Mentoring
16 30 (5.14%) Service Delivery
17 28 (4.79%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 71 (12.16%) PowerShell
2 45 (7.71%) Java
3 40 (6.85%) SQL
4 38 (6.51%) Python
5 31 (5.31%) Ruby
6 19 (3.25%) C#
7 17 (2.91%) Perl
8 15 (2.57%) C
9 14 (2.40%) JavaScript
10 7 (1.20%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 7 (1.20%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.03%) Scala
12 5 (0.86%) Groovy
12 5 (0.86%) PHP
13 4 (0.68%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.68%) C++
14 2 (0.34%) Go
15 1 (0.17%) Erlang
15 1 (0.17%) GraphQL
15 1 (0.17%) R
Qualifications
1 53 (9.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (7.71%) Degree
3 44 (7.53%) MCSE
4 31 (5.31%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (4.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 22 (3.77%) CCNA
7 20 (3.42%) VCDX
8 19 (3.25%) MCITP
9 15 (2.57%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 14 (2.40%) CCIE
10 14 (2.40%) CCNP
10 14 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (2.23%) EMC Certification
12 11 (1.88%) Security Cleared
13 9 (1.54%) MCSD
14 8 (1.37%) AWS Certification
15 7 (1.20%) VCAP
16 6 (1.03%) DV Cleared
16 6 (1.03%) MCSA
16 6 (1.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.11%) PCI DSS
2 10 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.54%) GCP
4 7 (1.20%) COBIT
5 6 (1.03%) SLA
6 5 (0.86%) HIPAA
6 5 (0.86%) QA
7 2 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.17%) ISO27002
System Software
1 162 (27.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 104 (17.81%) Active Directory
3 88 (15.07%) Hyper-V
4 60 (10.27%) vCloud
5 41 (7.02%) vSphere
6 36 (6.16%) Docker
7 16 (2.74%) XenApp
8 15 (2.57%) Terminal Services
8 15 (2.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 7 (1.20%) Virtual Desktop
9 7 (1.20%) Xen
10 5 (0.86%) KVM
11 4 (0.68%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.17%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.17%) HDFS
13 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.17%) Varnish
13 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 33 (5.65%) Puppet
2 32 (5.48%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (4.11%) Ansible
4 20 (3.42%) Microsoft Clustering
5 15 (2.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 15 (2.57%) vRealize
6 13 (2.23%) Kubernetes
7 11 (1.88%) AirWatch
8 6 (1.03%) Salt
9 5 (0.86%) FortiGate
9 5 (0.86%) HAProxy
9 5 (0.86%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 5 (0.86%) QRadar
10 3 (0.51%) Icinga
10 3 (0.51%) Mesos
10 3 (0.51%) SCCM
11 2 (0.34%) CFEngine
12 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 1 (0.17%) SCOM
12 1 (0.17%) vMotion
Vendors
1 242 (41.44%) VMware
2 206 (35.27%) Microsoft
3 92 (15.75%) Cisco
4 66 (11.30%) Google
5 64 (10.96%) Oracle
6 50 (8.56%) Citrix
7 43 (7.36%) HP
8 34 (5.82%) EMC
9 31 (5.31%) IBM
9 31 (5.31%) Rackspace
10 26 (4.45%) NetApp
11 25 (4.28%) Red Hat
12 20 (3.42%) 3PAR
13 19 (3.25%) Nimsoft
14 16 (2.74%) SAP
15 15 (2.57%) Veritas
16 14 (2.40%) CheckPoint
17 12 (2.05%) Juniper
18 11 (1.88%) BMC
18 11 (1.88%) Software AG
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £100,000 + car + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £100,000 + car + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £100,000 + car + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £100,000 + car + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £100,000 + car + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Salary plus variable plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits and Bonus avail
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent progression opportunities
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Uncapped Commission Structure!
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Kyna Associates
Salary: £60000 - £85000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harrington Starr
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£90,000 + 15% bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bouns, Healthcare, Car,
Posted: 4 days ago
Craigavon, County Armagh
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £100000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £90000 - £105000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £90,000 + very generous bonus and car allowance plus much mo
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago