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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Architect
Rank 646 787 860
Rank change year-on-year
+141 +73
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Architect 285 177 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 220 130 94
Median salary £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,450 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £72,500 £62,500 £69,500
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -10.07%

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
96072 103113 114040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.47% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 80843 84551 93470
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 May 2016 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 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +115 275 £75,000 +7.14% 39
London +86 144 £80,000 +6.66% 21
South East +18 52 £72,500 +13.72% 5
West Yorkshire +25 30 £65,000 - 3
Yorkshire +22 30 £65,000 - 3
West Midlands +4 27 £65,000 +8.33% 5
Surrey +17 24 £77,500 +29.16% 1
Leeds +12 24 £65,000 - 3
Birmingham +5 23 £72,500 +16.00% 4
City of London +46 21 £75,000 +13.20% 9
Oxfordshire - 13 £50,000 - 1
Staines +18 10 £90,000 +50.00% 1
Berkshire +7 10 £70,000 -22.22% 1
South West +5 9 £65,000 - 1
Oxford - 8 £50,000 - 1
East of England +9 7 £72,500 +3.57%
North West +23 6 £76,250 +27.08% 3
Hertfordshire +18 6 £72,500 +1.75%
Watford +8 6 £72,500 +1.75%
Bradford - 6 £90,000 -
Reading +15 5 £58,750 -34.72%
Somerset -5 5 £65,000 -
Egham +31 4 £100,000 -
Scotland - 4 £71,250 - 1
Manchester +4 3 £80,000 +33.33% 3
Bath -1 3 £65,000 -
Solihull - 3 £60,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 3 £77,500 -
West Sussex - 3 - -
East Midlands +12 2 £85,000 +47.82%

Cloud Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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.

1 221 (42.75%) Amazon AWS
2 210 (40.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 153 (29.59%) VMware
4 138 (26.69%) Microsoft
5 126 (24.37%) Data Centre
6 113 (21.86%) Presales
6 113 (21.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 107 (20.70%) IaaS
8 94 (18.18%) PaaS
9 93 (17.99%) Finance
10 87 (16.83%) Windows
11 81 (15.67%) Public Cloud
12 79 (15.28%) Web Services
12 79 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
13 78 (15.09%) SaaS
14 77 (14.89%) Linux
15 74 (14.31%) Enterprise Architecture
16 71 (13.73%) DevOps
17 70 (13.54%) Migration
18 69 (13.35%) Puppet
19 68 (13.15%) TOGAF
20 67 (12.96%) Opscode Chef
21 60 (11.61%) Mentoring
21 60 (11.61%) Oracle
22 59 (11.41%) Java
23 58 (11.22%) ITIL
24 57 (11.03%) Cloud Computing
25 55 (10.64%) High Availability
25 55 (10.64%) SOA
25 55 (10.64%) Hybrid Cloud

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 33 (6.38%) OpenStack
2 14 (2.71%) CMS
2 14 (2.71%) Skype for Business
3 10 (1.93%) Cloud Foundry
3 10 (1.93%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.55%) Apache Spark
4 8 (1.55%) Node.js
5 7 (1.35%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.16%) Apache
7 5 (0.97%) IIS
7 5 (0.97%) JBoss
7 5 (0.97%) NServiceBus
7 5 (0.97%) Smallworld
8 4 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.77%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.39%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.39%) Apache Qpid
10 2 (0.39%) Eucalyptus
10 2 (0.39%) GlassFish
Applications
1 47 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.55%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.97%) MS Office
5 2 (0.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (1.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 221 (42.75%) Amazon AWS
2 210 (40.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 107 (20.70%) IaaS
4 94 (18.18%) PaaS
5 78 (15.09%) SaaS
6 57 (11.03%) Cloud Computing
7 36 (6.96%) Google Cloud Platform
8 34 (6.58%) Office 365
9 21 (4.06%) AWS CloudFormation
10 15 (2.90%) Force.com
11 14 (2.71%) Amazon EC2
12 13 (2.51%) Amazon S3
12 13 (2.51%) Heroku
12 13 (2.51%) SoftLayer
13 9 (1.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 9 (1.74%) OpenShift
14 8 (1.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 6 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
16 3 (0.58%) Google Compute Engine
16 3 (0.58%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 41 (7.93%) WAN
2 37 (7.16%) Firewall
3 31 (6.00%) SAN
4 28 (5.42%) LAN
5 15 (2.90%) DNS
6 10 (1.93%) Internet
6 10 (1.93%) MPLS
6 10 (1.93%) Network Security
6 10 (1.93%) Skype
7 8 (1.55%) VPN
8 7 (1.35%) NAS
9 6 (1.16%) HTTP
10 5 (0.97%) AMQP
11 4 (0.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 4 (0.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 4 (0.77%) LDAP
11 4 (0.77%) VPLS
12 3 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (0.58%) MQTT
12 3 (0.58%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (6.77%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.06%) NoSQL
3 17 (3.29%) Big Data
3 17 (3.29%) MySQL
4 14 (2.71%) Hadoop
5 9 (1.74%) Amazon RDS
5 9 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (1.55%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.35%) DB2
7 7 (1.35%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.16%) Power BI
9 5 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (0.97%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (0.77%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (0.77%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (3.09%) Jenkins
2 8 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (0.97%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.97%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.77%) Travis CI
4 4 (0.77%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.58%) Subversion
6 2 (0.39%) JUnit
6 2 (0.39%) Maven
6 2 (0.39%) Mockito
6 2 (0.39%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.19%) ANTLR
7 1 (0.19%) Codeship
7 1 (0.19%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.19%) JIRA
General
1 93 (17.99%) Finance
2 46 (8.90%) Telecoms
3 39 (7.54%) Banking
4 35 (6.77%) Marketing
5 28 (5.42%) Retail
6 18 (3.48%) Manufacturing
6 18 (3.48%) Publishing
7 11 (2.13%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.74%) Electronics
9 8 (1.55%) Local Government
10 7 (1.35%) Law
10 7 (1.35%) Legal
11 5 (0.97%) Billing
12 4 (0.77%) Games
13 2 (0.39%) Advertising
14 1 (0.19%) Automotive
14 1 (0.19%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (15.28%) Web Services
2 50 (9.67%) Middleware
3 45 (8.70%) .NET
4 25 (4.84%) REST
5 19 (3.68%) HTML
6 16 (3.09%) HTML5
7 13 (2.51%) COM
7 13 (2.51%) RESTful
7 13 (2.51%) XML
8 12 (2.32%) AngularJS
9 11 (2.13%) LAMP
9 11 (2.13%) SOAP
10 10 (1.93%) Java EE
11 9 (1.74%) CSS
11 9 (1.74%) OAuth
11 9 (1.74%) WAP
12 8 (1.55%) ASP.NET
12 8 (1.55%) J2EE
12 8 (1.55%) React
13 7 (1.35%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 126 (24.37%) Data Centre
2 81 (15.67%) Public Cloud
3 55 (10.64%) Hybrid Cloud
4 43 (8.32%) Private Cloud
5 37 (7.16%) Management Information System
6 34 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
7 30 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (4.45%) Computer Science
9 8 (1.55%) Enterprise Cloud
10 6 (1.16%) Video on Demand
11 5 (0.97%) BBC
11 5 (0.97%) Cloud Native
11 5 (0.97%) Enterprise Storage
11 5 (0.97%) IPTV
11 5 (0.97%) Over-the-Top Content
11 5 (0.97%) STB
11 5 (0.97%) Symmetrix DMX
12 4 (0.77%) BYOD
12 4 (0.77%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.77%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 87 (16.83%) Windows
2 77 (14.89%) Linux
3 23 (4.45%) Windows Server
4 18 (3.48%) Unix
5 15 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.74%) Windows 10
7 9 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (1.55%) AIX
8 8 (1.55%) Solaris
8 8 (1.55%) Windows 7
9 6 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.97%) Android
10 5 (0.97%) CentOS
11 4 (0.77%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.19%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.19%) Debian
12 1 (0.19%) HPUX
12 1 (0.19%) Mesosphere
12 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (21.86%) Presales
2 79 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (14.31%) Enterprise Architecture
4 71 (13.73%) DevOps
5 70 (13.54%) Migration
6 68 (13.15%) TOGAF
7 60 (11.61%) Mentoring
8 58 (11.22%) ITIL
9 55 (10.64%) High Availability
9 55 (10.64%) SOA
10 43 (8.32%) CRM
11 38 (7.35%) Configuration Management
11 38 (7.35%) Customer Engagement
12 35 (6.77%) E-Commerce
12 35 (6.77%) Open Source
13 32 (6.19%) Continuous Delivery
14 28 (5.42%) Technical Architecture
15 27 (5.22%) Scrum
16 23 (4.45%) Business Development
16 23 (4.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (11.41%) Java
2 47 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 28 (5.42%) Python
4 24 (4.64%) C#
4 24 (4.64%) SQL
5 18 (3.48%) JavaScript
6 15 (2.90%) Perl
7 12 (2.32%) PHP
8 11 (2.13%) Ruby
8 11 (2.13%) Scala
9 7 (1.35%) VBScript
10 6 (1.16%) C++
11 5 (0.97%) Bash Shell
11 5 (0.97%) VB
12 4 (0.77%) Groovy
12 4 (0.77%) R
13 3 (0.58%) Go
13 3 (0.58%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.58%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.39%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 49 (9.48%) Degree
2 39 (7.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (5.61%) MCSE
4 23 (4.45%) Security Cleared
5 16 (3.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 14 (2.71%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (2.71%) MCSD
7 12 (2.32%) CCNA
7 12 (2.32%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 10 (1.93%) SC Cleared
9 9 (1.74%) VCAP
10 8 (1.55%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (1.35%) AWS Certification
11 7 (1.35%) CCEA
11 7 (1.35%) CCIE
11 7 (1.35%) CCNP
11 7 (1.35%) MCSA
11 7 (1.35%) RHCE
12 6 (1.16%) EMC Certification
13 3 (0.58%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (1.35%) QA
2 7 (1.35%) SLA
3 6 (1.16%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.97%) COBIT
5 2 (0.39%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.39%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.39%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 113 (21.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (8.32%) Hyper-V
3 42 (8.12%) Active Directory
4 38 (7.35%) Docker
5 33 (6.38%) vCloud
6 17 (3.29%) vSphere
7 8 (1.55%) Xen
8 7 (1.35%) VMware ESX
9 5 (0.97%) XenApp
10 4 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.58%) HDFS
11 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.58%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.19%) Ceph
12 1 (0.19%) Firmware
12 1 (0.19%) KVM
12 1 (0.19%) LXC
Systems Management
1 69 (13.35%) Puppet
2 67 (12.96%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (6.58%) Ansible
4 9 (1.74%) SCCM
5 4 (0.77%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.58%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (0.58%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 3 (0.58%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.58%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.39%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.39%) CFEngine
7 2 (0.39%) Mesos
7 2 (0.39%) SCOM
7 2 (0.39%) Windows Intune
8 1 (0.19%) Oozie
8 1 (0.19%) Packer
8 1 (0.19%) Salt
8 1 (0.19%) vRealize
Vendors
1 153 (29.59%) VMware
2 138 (26.69%) Microsoft
3 60 (11.61%) Oracle
4 42 (8.12%) Cisco
4 42 (8.12%) Google
5 33 (6.38%) HP
6 30 (5.80%) Citrix
7 27 (5.22%) EMC
8 26 (5.03%) Salesforce.com
9 24 (4.64%) SAP
10 23 (4.45%) IBM
11 20 (3.87%) NetApp
11 20 (3.87%) ServiceNow
12 14 (2.71%) Red Hat
13 11 (2.13%) Cognizant
13 11 (2.13%) Rackspace
14 10 (1.93%) 3PAR
15 8 (1.55%) CheckPoint
15 8 (1.55%) F5
16 6 (1.16%) Siebel
Staines
Centrica
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Montash
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits including car
Posted: Yesterday
London
TRG
Salary: 60000-75000 Per Annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Scotland
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £78500 - £82500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Yoh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £85,000 + a very generous bonus and car allowance plus much
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
JS Agency
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £85,000 + generous bonus and car allowance plus much more!
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Huxley
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car allowance + Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Basingstoke
Huxley
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car allowance + Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Solihull
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Car allowance + Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £70000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £57300 - £111500 per week
Posted: 23 days ago