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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Architect
Rank 619 689 811
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +122
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Architect 296 282 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.26% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.27% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 244 229 118
Median salary £74,500 £72,500 £71,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.75% +1.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,750
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+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
91484 105195 110265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76513 87677 89230
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +89 288 £75,000 +3.44% 38
London +98 179 £77,500 -3.12% 25
South East +68 70 £70,250 +17.08% 7
Berkshire +57 38 £75,000 +36.36% 4
City of London +52 18 £80,000 -3.03% 7
Reading +30 14 £80,000 +45.45% 1
Leeds +32 13 £65,000 +4.00% 2
Yorkshire +24 13 £65,000 +10.63% 2
West Yorkshire +19 13 £65,000 +4.00% 2
East of England +7 12 £60,000 -14.28%
Scotland +25 8 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Slough +25 7 £70,000 - 2
North West -6 7 £50,000 -23.07% 2
West Midlands -18 7 £57,500 -2.54% 2
Merseyside -19 7 £50,000 -23.07%
East Sussex - 7 £70,000 -
Brighton - 7 £70,000 -
Surrey +34 6 £75,000 +14.50% 3
Buckinghamshire +23 6 £70,000 -
Bedfordshire +18 6 £55,000 -12.00%
South West -1 6 - -
Somerset -7 6 - -
Liverpool -14 6 - -
Glasgow - 6 £50,000 - 2
Street - 6 - -
West Sussex +23 5 £85,000 +17.24%
Hertfordshire +9 4 £60,000 -17.24%
Crawley +9 4 £85,000 +17.24%
Birmingham - 4 £60,000 - 2
Luton - 4 £55,000 -

Cloud Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 339 (56.78%) Amazon AWS
2 325 (54.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 203 (34.00%) VMware
4 186 (31.16%) Microsoft
5 142 (23.79%) VMware Infrastructure
6 138 (23.12%) Data Centre
7 136 (22.78%) Presales
8 131 (21.94%) PaaS
9 126 (21.11%) DevOps
10 115 (19.26%) IaaS
11 113 (18.93%) SaaS
12 105 (17.59%) Windows
13 103 (17.25%) Finance
14 99 (16.58%) Hybrid Cloud
15 90 (15.08%) Agile Software Development
15 90 (15.08%) Cisco
16 89 (14.91%) Java
17 88 (14.74%) Migration
18 85 (14.24%) Linux
18 85 (14.24%) SOA
19 80 (13.40%) Active Directory
20 79 (13.23%) Web Services
21 77 (12.90%) Google
21 77 (12.90%) Public Cloud
22 75 (12.56%) Hyper-V
23 70 (11.73%) Google Cloud Platform
24 63 (10.55%) SQL Server
24 63 (10.55%) MS Excel
25 61 (10.22%) TOGAF
25 61 (10.22%) Puppet

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 32 (5.36%) IIS
2 29 (4.86%) OpenStack
3 20 (3.35%) SharePoint
4 17 (2.85%) BizTalk Server
5 14 (2.35%) Cloud Foundry
6 13 (2.18%) Apache
6 13 (2.18%) Apache Spark
6 13 (2.18%) Skype for Business
6 13 (2.18%) Tomcat
7 12 (2.01%) Apache Qpid
7 12 (2.01%) JBoss
8 11 (1.84%) MS Exchange
9 7 (1.17%) CloudStack
10 5 (0.84%) NetWeaver
10 5 (0.84%) NServiceBus
10 5 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (0.84%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.34%) Eucalyptus
12 2 (0.34%) JCAPS
Applications
1 63 (10.55%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.18%) MS Office
2 13 (2.18%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.34%) MS Project
4 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.34%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (1.34%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.17%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 339 (56.78%) Amazon AWS
2 325 (54.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 131 (21.94%) PaaS
4 115 (19.26%) IaaS
5 113 (18.93%) SaaS
6 70 (11.73%) Google Cloud Platform
7 49 (8.21%) Cloud Computing
8 41 (6.87%) Office 365
9 28 (4.69%) IBM Cloud
10 23 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 20 (3.35%) Amazon EC2
12 17 (2.85%) SoftLayer
13 16 (2.68%) Amazon S3
13 16 (2.68%) Heroku
14 15 (2.51%) GitHub
14 15 (2.51%) Google Compute Engine
15 13 (2.18%) AWS CloudFormation
15 13 (2.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 12 (2.01%) Google App Engine
17 9 (1.51%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 57 (9.55%) DNS
2 44 (7.37%) SAN
3 39 (6.53%) Firewall
4 37 (6.20%) DHCP
5 24 (4.02%) WAN
6 23 (3.85%) Internet
7 21 (3.52%) VPN
8 20 (3.35%) TCP/IP
9 17 (2.85%) AMQP
10 16 (2.68%) LAN
11 15 (2.51%) HTTP
11 15 (2.51%) NAS
12 13 (2.18%) MPLS
13 12 (2.01%) Software-Defined Networking
14 9 (1.51%) iSCSI
14 9 (1.51%) Skype
15 7 (1.17%) Cisco ASA
15 7 (1.17%) Network Security
16 6 (1.01%) PPP
17 5 (0.84%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (10.55%) SQL Server
2 46 (7.71%) NoSQL
3 23 (3.85%) Big Data
4 21 (3.52%) Relational Database
5 19 (3.18%) Hadoop
6 18 (3.02%) MySQL
7 17 (2.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 17 (2.85%) MongoDB
8 15 (2.51%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (2.35%) Amazon RDS
9 14 (2.35%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.34%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.50%) Pentaho
11 3 (0.50%) Power BI
11 3 (0.50%) QlikView
12 2 (0.34%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.34%) DB2
12 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 26 (4.36%) Jenkins
2 15 (2.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (1.51%) Vagrant
4 8 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (1.01%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (0.50%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.50%) Travis CI
7 2 (0.34%) JIRA
8 1 (0.17%) ANTLR
8 1 (0.17%) Codeship
General
1 103 (17.25%) Finance
2 48 (8.04%) Telecoms
3 36 (6.03%) Banking
4 31 (5.19%) Retail
5 29 (4.86%) Manufacturing
5 29 (4.86%) Marketing
6 22 (3.69%) Local Government
7 17 (2.85%) Billing
7 17 (2.85%) Legal
8 10 (1.68%) Games
9 6 (1.01%) Electronics
9 6 (1.01%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.84%) Law
11 4 (0.67%) Advertising
12 2 (0.34%) French Language
12 2 (0.34%) German Language
12 2 (0.34%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.17%) Automotive
13 1 (0.17%) Back Office
13 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (13.23%) Web Services
2 60 (10.05%) Middleware
3 39 (6.53%) REST
4 34 (5.70%) .NET
5 24 (4.02%) RESTful
6 22 (3.69%) HTML
7 19 (3.18%) Java EE
7 19 (3.18%) SOAP
8 18 (3.02%) HTML5
9 17 (2.85%) AngularJS
10 16 (2.68%) RabbitMQ
11 13 (2.18%) LAMP
11 13 (2.18%) React
12 12 (2.01%) Apache Camel
13 11 (1.84%) OAuth
14 9 (1.51%) ActiveMQ
14 9 (1.51%) J2EE
14 9 (1.51%) Kafka
14 9 (1.51%) Spring
14 9 (1.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 138 (23.12%) Data Centre
2 99 (16.58%) Hybrid Cloud
3 77 (12.90%) Public Cloud
4 46 (7.71%) Enterprise Software
5 34 (5.70%) Management Information System
6 30 (5.03%) Private Cloud
7 28 (4.69%) Clustering
8 23 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (2.85%) FlexPod
10 14 (2.35%) Enterprise Storage
11 13 (2.18%) Computer Science
12 12 (2.01%) Blog
12 12 (2.01%) Enterprise Cloud
12 12 (2.01%) N-Tier
12 12 (2.01%) Video Conferencing
13 9 (1.51%) Blackberry
14 8 (1.34%) VCE vBlock
15 6 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 5 (0.84%) Data Integration
16 5 (0.84%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 105 (17.59%) Windows
2 85 (14.24%) Linux
3 50 (8.38%) Windows Server
4 31 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (4.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (3.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (2.01%) Unix
8 9 (1.51%) Android
8 9 (1.51%) Apple iOS
9 7 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.67%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.17%) AIX
11 1 (0.17%) CentOS
11 1 (0.17%) Debian
11 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (22.78%) Presales
2 126 (21.11%) DevOps
3 90 (15.08%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (14.74%) Migration
5 85 (14.24%) SOA
6 61 (10.22%) TOGAF
7 55 (9.21%) Enterprise Architecture
8 52 (8.71%) ITIL
9 51 (8.54%) Load Balancing
10 47 (7.87%) Use Case
11 46 (7.71%) Open Source
11 46 (7.71%) Stakeholder Management
12 45 (7.54%) Mentoring
13 44 (7.37%) Business Development
14 42 (7.04%) High Availability
15 38 (6.37%) Scrum
16 36 (6.03%) Continuous Integration
17 35 (5.86%) CRM
18 33 (5.53%) Project Management
19 30 (5.03%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (14.91%) Java
2 53 (8.88%) PowerShell
3 43 (7.20%) Python
4 27 (4.52%) Perl
5 26 (4.36%) C#
6 22 (3.69%) Ruby
6 22 (3.69%) SQL
7 17 (2.85%) JavaScript
8 16 (2.68%) C++
9 15 (2.51%) Scala
10 11 (1.84%) C
11 9 (1.51%) VBScript
12 8 (1.34%) Groovy
13 7 (1.17%) PHP
14 6 (1.01%) VB
15 4 (0.67%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.34%) R
17 1 (0.17%) AWK
17 1 (0.17%) Shell Script
17 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (9.38%) Degree
3 43 (7.20%) MCSE
4 32 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (4.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 27 (4.52%) Security Cleared
7 21 (3.52%) EMC Certification
8 19 (3.18%) CCNA
9 17 (2.85%) MCITP
9 17 (2.85%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 16 (2.68%) SC Cleared
11 15 (2.51%) VCDX
12 13 (2.18%) DV Cleared
13 11 (1.84%) MCSD
14 10 (1.68%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 9 (1.51%) CISSP
16 8 (1.34%) AWS Certification
17 7 (1.17%) VCAP
18 6 (1.01%) CCNP
18 6 (1.01%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.85%) PCI DSS
2 11 (1.84%) QA
3 7 (1.17%) COBIT
3 7 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.67%) SLA
5 3 (0.50%) GCP
6 2 (0.34%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.34%) ISO27002
System Software
1 142 (23.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 80 (13.40%) Active Directory
3 75 (12.56%) Hyper-V
4 57 (9.55%) vCloud
5 56 (9.38%) Docker
6 45 (7.54%) vSphere
7 17 (2.85%) Terminal Services
7 17 (2.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 9 (1.51%) XenApp
9 8 (1.34%) Xen
10 3 (0.50%) HDFS
10 3 (0.50%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.34%) KVM
11 2 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.17%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.17%) Firmware
12 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 61 (10.22%) Puppet
2 59 (9.88%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (4.52%) Ansible
4 17 (2.85%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 12 (2.01%) AirWatch
5 12 (2.01%) CFEngine
5 12 (2.01%) Kubernetes
6 10 (1.68%) Microsoft Clustering
6 10 (1.68%) rkt
7 9 (1.51%) vRealize
8 8 (1.34%) SCCM
9 6 (1.01%) Salt
10 5 (0.84%) HP Operations Orchestration
11 2 (0.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (0.34%) Mesos
11 2 (0.34%) Packer
11 2 (0.34%) SCOM
12 1 (0.17%) NetBackup
12 1 (0.17%) Oozie
12 1 (0.17%) vMotion
Vendors
1 203 (34.00%) VMware
2 186 (31.16%) Microsoft
3 90 (15.08%) Cisco
4 77 (12.90%) Google
5 59 (9.88%) Oracle
6 44 (7.37%) HP
7 36 (6.03%) Citrix
7 36 (6.03%) EMC
8 34 (5.70%) IBM
9 24 (4.02%) Salesforce.com
10 22 (3.69%) Rackspace
11 20 (3.35%) Red Hat
12 19 (3.18%) SAP
13 18 (3.02%) Veritas
14 14 (2.35%) Nimsoft
15 12 (2.01%) CheckPoint
15 12 (2.01%) NetApp
15 12 (2.01%) Software AG
15 12 (2.01%) Sybase
16 10 (1.68%) ServiceNow
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits and Bonus avai
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus, Travel, 25 Days.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £90000.00 - £105000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Salalry plus 10% bonus plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £170000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Parity Professionals
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
NST Recruitment Limited
Salary: £Competitive + Car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary plus bonus plus extensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £150000 per annum + pension, bonus. ,more
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 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
Uxbridge, Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £100000 - £101000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago