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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cloud Architect
UK
Rank 514 702 805
Rank change year-on-year
+188 +103
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Architect 343 237 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.24% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 271 178 116
Median salary £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,818 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
79883 98427 103086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.32% 96.43% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 66300 82530 84981
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +178 323 £72,500 -3.33% 36
London +147 176 £80,000 -3.03% 19
South East +81 76 £75,000 +3.44% 7
Berkshire +61 52 £76,250 +5.17% 3
North West +24 38 £62,500 +4.16% 5
Manchester +3 32 £65,000 +8.33% 4
City of London +55 23 £72,500 -6.45% 6
Yorkshire +42 23 £65,000 - 3
West Yorkshire +29 23 £65,000 +1.96% 2
Leeds +33 22 £65,000 +1.96% 2
West Midlands +35 17 £62,500 -6.71%
Birmingham +17 16 £62,500 -26.47%
Slough +31 14 £80,000 -5.88% 1
Surrey +54 11 £71,250 +23.91% 2
Reading +50 10 £65,000 +36.84% 2
Bracknell - 10 £70,000 -
Staines -2 9 £70,000 +7.69% 1
Bromley - 8 - -
East of England +21 7 £80,000 +6.66%
Northern Ireland - 7 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire +14 6 £62,500 +25.00%
Buckinghamshire - 6 £62,500 -
Liverpool - 6 £62,500 -
Merseyside - 6 £62,500 - 1
Milton Keynes - 5 £62,500 -
Craigavon - 4 £47,500 -
County Armagh - 4 £47,500 -
Hampshire +26 3 £67,500 -15.62% 2
Hertfordshire +6 3 - -
Watford -5 3 - -

Cloud Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 377 (59.09%) Amazon AWS
2 366 (57.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 230 (36.05%) VMware
4 197 (30.88%) Microsoft
5 175 (27.43%) Presales
6 140 (21.94%) VMware Infrastructure
7 130 (20.38%) PaaS
8 115 (18.03%) DevOps
9 114 (17.87%) Migration
10 112 (17.55%) Finance
11 110 (17.24%) Data Centre
12 109 (17.08%) IaaS
13 108 (16.93%) Linux
14 100 (15.67%) Hybrid Cloud
15 95 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
16 94 (14.73%) Windows
17 91 (14.26%) SQL Server
17 91 (14.26%) Web Services
18 90 (14.11%) Active Directory
19 88 (13.79%) Public Cloud
20 87 (13.64%) SaaS
21 79 (12.38%) Middleware
22 77 (12.07%) Oracle
23 76 (11.91%) Cisco
23 76 (11.91%) Google
24 74 (11.60%) Hyper-V
24 74 (11.60%) SOA
24 74 (11.60%) Retail
25 71 (11.13%) ITIL
25 71 (11.13%) MS Excel

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 57 (8.93%) OpenStack
2 26 (4.08%) IIS
3 17 (2.66%) SharePoint
4 16 (2.51%) Skype for Business
5 12 (1.88%) Apache
6 11 (1.72%) MS Exchange
6 11 (1.72%) WebSphere
7 10 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (1.57%) JBoss
7 10 (1.57%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.10%) CloudStack
9 5 (0.78%) Anypoint
9 5 (0.78%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.31%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.31%) SAS
11 2 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 71 (11.13%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.66%) MS Office
3 10 (1.57%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.78%) MS Project
5 3 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.41%) Oracle Financials
1 9 (1.41%) Oracle Retail
1 9 (1.41%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 7 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.31%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 377 (59.09%) Amazon AWS
2 366 (57.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 130 (20.38%) PaaS
4 109 (17.08%) IaaS
5 87 (13.64%) SaaS
6 61 (9.56%) Google Cloud Platform
7 55 (8.62%) Office 365
8 50 (7.84%) Cloud Computing
9 33 (5.17%) IBM Cloud
10 27 (4.23%) SoftLayer
11 12 (1.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 9 (1.41%) Data Lake Analytics
13 7 (1.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 4 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
14 4 (0.63%) Amazon EMR
14 4 (0.63%) Amazon S3
14 4 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
14 4 (0.63%) Google Compute Engine
15 3 (0.47%) iPaaS
15 3 (0.47%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 57 (8.93%) DNS
2 54 (8.46%) WAN
3 48 (7.52%) Firewall
4 46 (7.21%) LAN
5 40 (6.27%) SAN
6 37 (5.80%) VPN
7 26 (4.08%) DHCP
7 26 (4.08%) Internet
8 17 (2.66%) TCP/IP
9 14 (2.19%) Network Security
10 13 (2.04%) MPLS
11 10 (1.57%) SSL
12 9 (1.41%) VSAN
13 8 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (1.25%) HTTP
14 7 (1.10%) IPsec
14 7 (1.10%) Skype
15 6 (0.94%) IPv6
16 5 (0.78%) BGP
16 5 (0.78%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (14.26%) SQL Server
2 39 (6.11%) Big Data
3 23 (3.61%) Hadoop
3 23 (3.61%) MySQL
4 18 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 18 (2.82%) Relational Database
5 17 (2.66%) Azure SQL Database
6 16 (2.51%) Amazon RDS
7 15 (2.35%) NoSQL
8 14 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (2.19%) SQL Server 2014
9 11 (1.72%) Amazon Redshift
9 11 (1.72%) Data Lake
10 9 (1.41%) HDInsight
10 9 (1.41%) MongoDB
10 9 (1.41%) Power BI
10 9 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (1.88%) Jenkins
2 11 (1.72%) Vagrant
3 6 (0.94%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.31%) Artifactory
4 2 (0.31%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.31%) Subversion
4 2 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.16%) CircleCI
5 1 (0.16%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.16%) JIRA
5 1 (0.16%) JUnit
5 1 (0.16%) NUnit
5 1 (0.16%) Selenium
5 1 (0.16%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 112 (17.55%) Finance
2 74 (11.60%) Retail
3 44 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 36 (5.64%) Local Government
5 29 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 27 (4.23%) Legal
7 26 (4.08%) Banking
8 15 (2.35%) Marketing
9 8 (1.25%) Electronics
10 5 (0.78%) Back Office
11 3 (0.47%) Advertising
11 3 (0.47%) Billing
11 3 (0.47%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.31%) French Language
12 2 (0.31%) German Language
12 2 (0.31%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (14.26%) Web Services
2 79 (12.38%) Middleware
3 52 (8.15%) .NET
4 15 (2.35%) SOAP
5 14 (2.19%) HTML
5 14 (2.19%) REST
6 12 (1.88%) XML
7 10 (1.57%) HTML5
8 9 (1.41%) MDX
8 9 (1.41%) RESTful
9 7 (1.10%) AngularJS
9 7 (1.10%) Node.js
9 7 (1.10%) Spring
10 6 (0.94%) CSS
10 6 (0.94%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (0.94%) Ruby on Rails
11 5 (0.78%) .NET Framework
11 5 (0.78%) Java EE
11 5 (0.78%) OpenID
11 5 (0.78%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 110 (17.24%) Data Centre
2 100 (15.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 88 (13.79%) Public Cloud
4 45 (7.05%) Private Cloud
5 44 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
6 32 (5.02%) Management Information System
7 29 (4.55%) Clustering
8 26 (4.08%) Enterprise Storage
9 17 (2.66%) FlexPod
10 13 (2.04%) Driving Licence
11 12 (1.88%) Internet of Things
12 11 (1.72%) Computer Science
13 9 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
13 9 (1.41%) VxBlock/Vblock
14 8 (1.25%) Virtual Team
15 7 (1.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 6 (0.94%) Enterprise Cloud
17 5 (0.78%) Blog
17 5 (0.78%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 108 (16.93%) Linux
2 94 (14.73%) Windows
3 40 (6.27%) Windows Server
4 29 (4.55%) Unix
5 23 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (1.72%) CentOS
9 10 (1.57%) Oracle Linux
10 7 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.31%) Android
11 2 (0.31%) Solaris
11 2 (0.31%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.16%) AIX
12 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.16%) Debian
12 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (27.43%) Presales
2 115 (18.03%) DevOps
3 114 (17.87%) Migration
4 95 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
5 74 (11.60%) SOA
6 71 (11.13%) ITIL
7 67 (10.50%) TOGAF
8 64 (10.03%) Open Source
8 64 (10.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 60 (9.40%) Customer Requirements
10 56 (8.78%) Enterprise Architecture
11 53 (8.31%) Load Balancing
11 53 (8.31%) Scrum
12 51 (7.99%) Use Case
13 40 (6.27%) Service Delivery
14 39 (6.11%) UML
15 37 (5.80%) Analytics
15 37 (5.80%) Project Management
15 37 (5.80%) Requirements Analysis
16 34 (5.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 68 (10.66%) PowerShell
2 54 (8.46%) Java
3 50 (7.84%) SQL
4 44 (6.90%) Python
5 33 (5.17%) Ruby
6 21 (3.29%) JavaScript
6 21 (3.29%) Perl
7 19 (2.98%) C#
8 15 (2.35%) C
9 9 (1.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 9 (1.41%) Scala
9 9 (1.41%) T-SQL
10 7 (1.10%) Bash Shell
10 7 (1.10%) PHP
11 5 (0.78%) C++
11 5 (0.78%) Groovy
12 4 (0.63%) Go
12 4 (0.63%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.16%) GraphQL
13 1 (0.16%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 45 (7.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (6.74%) Degree
3 37 (5.80%) MCSE
4 30 (4.70%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (3.61%) CCNA
6 19 (2.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 17 (2.66%) CCNP
8 15 (2.35%) CCIE
8 15 (2.35%) VCDX
9 14 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (2.19%) MCITP
10 10 (1.57%) MCSD
11 9 (1.41%) EMC Certification
11 9 (1.41%) Security Cleared
12 8 (1.25%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (1.10%) CCDP
14 6 (0.94%) MCSA
14 6 (0.94%) VCAP
15 5 (0.78%) DV Cleared
15 5 (0.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.13%) PCI DSS
2 11 (1.72%) GCP
3 10 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.10%) SLA
5 6 (0.94%) QA
6 5 (0.78%) COBIT
6 5 (0.78%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 140 (21.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 90 (14.11%) Active Directory
3 74 (11.60%) Hyper-V
4 46 (7.21%) vCloud
5 39 (6.11%) Docker
6 36 (5.64%) vSphere
7 15 (2.35%) XenApp
8 8 (1.25%) Terminal Services
8 8 (1.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 7 (1.10%) Virtual Desktop
10 6 (0.94%) KVM
10 6 (0.94%) Xen
11 5 (0.78%) VMware ESX
12 3 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.16%) HDFS
13 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.16%) Varnish
13 1 (0.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 36 (5.64%) Opscode Chef
2 35 (5.49%) Puppet
3 28 (4.39%) Ansible
4 16 (2.51%) vRealize
5 14 (2.19%) Microsoft Clustering
6 13 (2.04%) Kubernetes
7 11 (1.72%) AirWatch
8 8 (1.25%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 7 (1.10%) FortiGate
10 6 (0.94%) Mesos
10 6 (0.94%) Salt
11 5 (0.78%) HAProxy
11 5 (0.78%) QRadar
11 5 (0.78%) SCOM
12 4 (0.63%) Marathon
12 4 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 4 (0.63%) SCCM
13 3 (0.47%) HP Operations Orchestration
13 3 (0.47%) Icinga
14 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 230 (36.05%) VMware
2 197 (30.88%) Microsoft
3 77 (12.07%) Oracle
4 76 (11.91%) Cisco
4 76 (11.91%) Google
5 48 (7.52%) Citrix
6 38 (5.96%) Rackspace
7 36 (5.64%) HP
7 36 (5.64%) NetApp
8 32 (5.02%) EMC
9 31 (4.86%) IBM
10 26 (4.08%) Red Hat
11 23 (3.61%) SAP
12 21 (3.29%) 3PAR
13 14 (2.19%) Nimsoft
14 13 (2.04%) CheckPoint
14 13 (2.04%) Juniper
15 12 (1.88%) BMC
15 12 (1.88%) Dell
15 12 (1.88%) PlateSpin
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Staines
Centrica
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Flexi start/finish
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ingenio
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ingenio
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum Basix salary to £80,000 plus variabl
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £100000 per annum + career prog, varied role
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Excellent, please discuss
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
UK
Acumin
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £50000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £58000 - £72000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
England
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £85000.00 - £95000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 25 days ago