The table below looks at the statistics for the Cloud Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Architect
Rank 783 898 917
Rank change year-on-year
+115 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Architect 147 57 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.054% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.056% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 116 28 32
Average salary £75,000 £66,250 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £88,250 £79,500
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £80,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +28.00%

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
96369 101236 101631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80844 83884 81689
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cloud Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 13 February 2016 within the UK.

Cloud Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Cloud Architect
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +105 140 £75,000 +15.38% 38
London +48 69 £80,000 +23.07% 16
South East +46 46 £72,500 +11.53% 9
Berkshire - 39 £71,250 - 4
Maidenhead - 19 £72,500 -
City of London +61 8 £73,750 +9.25% 2
Slough - 8 £85,000 - 1
Leeds - 6 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 6 - - 1
Yorkshire - 6 - - 2
West Midlands - 6 £62,500 - 1
Birmingham - 5 - - 1
North West +35 3 £45,000 -35.71% 2
North East - 3 £67,500 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £67,500 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 3 £67,500 - 1
Manchester - 3 £45,000 - 2
Stockport - 2 £45,000 -
Hampshire +21 1 - - 1
Surrey +11 1 - - 3
West Sussex - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £62,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £50,000 -
Reading - 1 £62,500 - 2
Chesterfield - 1 £50,000 -
Crawley - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 -

Cloud Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Cloud Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Cloud Architect in their job title.

1 144 (48.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 135 (45.61%) VMware
3 123 (41.55%) Amazon AWS
4 110 (37.16%) Microsoft
5 108 (36.49%) VMware Infrastructure
6 85 (28.72%) Windows
7 82 (27.70%) Linux
7 82 (27.70%) IaaS
8 67 (22.64%) PaaS
8 67 (22.64%) Puppet
8 67 (22.64%) Opscode Chef
9 63 (21.28%) Presales
9 63 (21.28%) OpenStack
10 62 (20.95%) Data Centre
11 59 (19.93%) Hyper-V
12 56 (18.92%) Hybrid Cloud
13 50 (16.89%) Public Cloud
14 48 (16.22%) Web Services
14 48 (16.22%) Configuration Management
14 48 (16.22%) Finance
14 48 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
15 47 (15.88%) High Availability
16 46 (15.54%) Python
17 44 (14.86%) vCloud
18 43 (14.53%) Enterprise Architecture
19 42 (14.19%) DevOps
20 38 (12.84%) vSphere
20 38 (12.84%) SQL Server
21 37 (12.50%) Active Directory
21 37 (12.50%) Ruby

Cloud Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Cloud Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Cloud Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 63 (21.28%) OpenStack
2 17 (5.74%) Apache
2 17 (5.74%) Tomcat
3 16 (5.41%) Apache Pig
3 16 (5.41%) GlassFish
3 16 (5.41%) JBoss
4 11 (3.72%) IIS
5 9 (3.04%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.36%) Node.js
6 7 (2.36%) Skype for Business
7 6 (2.03%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.01%) Smallworld
9 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.34%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
10 1 (0.34%) TripleO
Applications
1 27 (9.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.68%) MS Office
3 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 144 (48.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 123 (41.55%) Amazon AWS
3 82 (27.70%) IaaS
4 67 (22.64%) PaaS
5 35 (11.82%) SoftLayer
6 31 (10.47%) SaaS
7 24 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
8 16 (5.41%) AWS CloudFormation
8 16 (5.41%) Google Cloud Platform
8 16 (5.41%) iPaaS
9 13 (4.39%) Office 365
10 10 (3.38%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (3.38%) Amazon S3
11 6 (2.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 4 (1.35%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (1.35%) CloudFront
12 4 (1.35%) Route 53
13 3 (1.01%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 3 (1.01%) Force.com
13 3 (1.01%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 35 (11.82%) DNS
2 33 (11.15%) Firewall
3 28 (9.46%) SAN
4 27 (9.12%) WAN
5 23 (7.77%) LAN
6 16 (5.41%) OpenLDAP
7 13 (4.39%) HTTP
8 8 (2.70%) SSL
9 7 (2.36%) TCP/IP
10 6 (2.03%) Internet
10 6 (2.03%) IPsec
10 6 (2.03%) LDAP
10 6 (2.03%) MPLS
11 5 (1.69%) NAS
11 5 (1.69%) Network Security
11 5 (1.69%) Skype
11 5 (1.69%) SSH
11 5 (1.69%) VPLS
12 4 (1.35%) VPN
13 3 (1.01%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (12.84%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.45%) MySQL
3 18 (6.08%) Hadoop
4 17 (5.74%) Apache Cassandra
4 17 (5.74%) Big Data
4 17 (5.74%) MongoDB
4 17 (5.74%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (5.41%) Apache Hive
5 16 (5.41%) Riak
6 6 (2.03%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (1.69%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.35%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.01%) DB2
9 3 (1.01%) Power BI
9 3 (1.01%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (5.74%) Jenkins
2 16 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 16 (5.41%) JUnit
2 16 (5.41%) Maven
2 16 (5.41%) Mockito
2 16 (5.41%) Subversion
3 2 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.34%) Hudson
4 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.34%) Xcode
General
1 48 (16.22%) Finance
2 24 (8.11%) Marketing
3 19 (6.42%) Publishing
4 16 (5.41%) Banking
5 15 (5.07%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.38%) Electronics
7 6 (2.03%) Legal
7 6 (2.03%) Retail
8 5 (1.69%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.68%) German Language
10 1 (0.34%) International Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (16.22%) Web Services
2 29 (9.80%) Middleware
3 23 (7.77%) HTML
4 22 (7.43%) CSS
4 22 (7.43%) LAMP
5 20 (6.76%) HTML5
6 17 (5.74%) JSON
7 16 (5.41%) CSS3
7 16 (5.41%) Guice
7 16 (5.41%) Hibernate
7 16 (5.41%) jQuery
7 16 (5.41%) LAPP Stack
7 16 (5.41%) Spring
7 16 (5.41%) XML
8 15 (5.07%) .NET
9 8 (2.70%) COM
10 7 (2.36%) ASP.NET
10 7 (2.36%) Ruby on Rails
11 6 (2.03%) REST
12 5 (1.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 62 (20.95%) Data Centre
2 56 (18.92%) Hybrid Cloud
3 50 (16.89%) Public Cloud
4 26 (8.78%) VCE vBlock
5 23 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (7.77%) FlexPod
5 23 (7.77%) Private Cloud
6 20 (6.76%) Computer Science
7 15 (5.07%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (5.07%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.35%) Clustering
8 4 (1.35%) Enterprise Cloud
8 4 (1.35%) Internet of Things
9 3 (1.01%) BBC
9 3 (1.01%) iDTV
9 3 (1.01%) IPTV
9 3 (1.01%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.01%) PKI
9 3 (1.01%) STB
9 3 (1.01%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 85 (28.72%) Windows
2 82 (27.70%) Linux
3 15 (5.07%) Windows Server
4 11 (3.72%) Unix
5 10 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.35%) Android
7 4 (1.35%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.68%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.68%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.68%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.34%) AIX
10 1 (0.34%) HPUX
10 1 (0.34%) Solaris
10 1 (0.34%) SUSE
10 1 (0.34%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (21.28%) Presales
2 48 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (16.22%) Configuration Management
3 47 (15.88%) High Availability
4 43 (14.53%) Enterprise Architecture
5 42 (14.19%) DevOps
6 35 (11.82%) Mentoring
7 33 (11.15%) Migration
8 27 (9.12%) ITIL
9 24 (8.11%) Converged Infrastructure
10 23 (7.77%) Continuous Delivery
10 23 (7.77%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (7.77%) E-Commerce
11 20 (6.76%) Demand Management
12 17 (5.74%) Open Source
12 17 (5.74%) TOGAF
13 16 (5.41%) Infrastructure Monitoring
13 16 (5.41%) MapReduce
14 15 (5.07%) Time Management
15 14 (4.73%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (15.54%) Python
2 37 (12.50%) Ruby
3 34 (11.49%) Java
4 31 (10.47%) JavaScript
5 30 (10.14%) SQL
6 28 (9.46%) PowerShell
7 18 (6.08%) Perl
8 9 (3.04%) C#
9 7 (2.36%) PHP
10 4 (1.35%) C++
11 3 (1.01%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.68%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 2 (0.68%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.68%) VBScript
13 1 (0.34%) Scala
13 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (10.14%) MCSE
3 27 (9.12%) Degree
4 23 (7.77%) VCDX
5 20 (6.76%) MCSD
6 14 (4.73%) AWS Certification
6 14 (4.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 11 (3.72%) MCSA
8 7 (2.36%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (2.36%) VCAP
9 6 (2.03%) CCNA
9 6 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (2.03%) Security Cleared
10 5 (1.69%) CCEA
10 5 (1.69%) CCIE
10 5 (1.69%) CCNP
10 5 (1.69%) RHCE
10 5 (1.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 3 (1.01%) CISA
11 3 (1.01%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.46%) PCI DSS
2 22 (7.43%) SLA
3 6 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 108 (36.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (19.93%) Hyper-V
3 44 (14.86%) vCloud
4 38 (12.84%) vSphere
5 37 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 28 (9.46%) Docker
7 4 (1.35%) Firmware
7 4 (1.35%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.01%) RHEV
8 3 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.01%) XenServer
9 1 (0.34%) Ceph
9 1 (0.34%) XenApp
9 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 67 (22.64%) Opscode Chef
1 67 (22.64%) Puppet
2 24 (8.11%) Ansible
3 3 (1.01%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (0.68%) vRealize
4 2 (0.68%) Windows Intune
5 1 (0.34%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.34%) Icinga
5 1 (0.34%) logstash
5 1 (0.34%) Nagios
5 1 (0.34%) Pacemaker
5 1 (0.34%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.34%) vMotion
Vendors
1 135 (45.61%) VMware
2 110 (37.16%) Microsoft
3 36 (12.16%) Google
4 35 (11.82%) Cisco
5 27 (9.12%) Oracle
6 16 (5.41%) Citrix
7 13 (4.39%) EMC
7 13 (4.39%) HP
8 9 (3.04%) NetApp
9 8 (2.70%) ServiceNow
10 7 (2.36%) Red Hat
11 6 (2.03%) SAP
12 5 (1.69%) Dell
12 5 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (1.35%) Cognizant
13 4 (1.35%) IBM
14 3 (1.01%) 3PAR
14 3 (1.01%) BT
14 3 (1.01%) Ericsson
14 3 (1.01%) Qualys
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Oxfordshire
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Wiltshire
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