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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Architect
Rank 615 734 845
Rank change year-on-year
+119 +111
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Architect 307 237 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.22% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 232 182 110
Median salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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
94041 106882 116083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.40% 96.46% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79248 88079 95023
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +108 288 £75,000 +7.14% 31
London +111 161 £80,000 +5.26% 19
South East +15 49 £72,500 +11.53% 6
West Yorkshire +44 33 £65,000 -1.88% 3
Yorkshire +31 33 £65,000 -1.88% 3
West Midlands +15 28 £62,750 +2.44%
City of London +68 24 £75,000 - 2
Leeds +31 24 £65,000 -1.88% 3
Birmingham +9 24 £63,750 +2.00%
Surrey +23 20 £95,000 +55.10%
Berkshire +18 18 £70,000 -22.22% 4
Scotland - 13 £60,000 - 2
North West +27 11 £67,500 -3.57% 1
South West +7 9 £77,500 +19.23% 1
Oxford +2 9 £50,000 -33.33%
Oxfordshire -6 9 £50,000 -33.33%
Bradford - 9 £90,000 -
Egham +36 8 £100,000 -
Staines +11 8 £90,000 +33.33%
Hertfordshire +20 7 £70,000 -
East of England +20 7 £70,000 -
Glasgow - 7 - -
Liverpool - 7 £67,500 -
Merseyside - 7 £67,500 -
Watford +17 6 £71,250 +1.78%
Reading +11 6 £47,500 -47.22% 4
Somerset -7 6 - -
Street - 6 - -
Manchester +10 3 £72,500 +3.57% 1
Slough +6 3 £75,000 +7.14%

Cloud Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 266 (46.75%) Amazon AWS
2 252 (44.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 167 (29.35%) VMware
4 154 (27.07%) Microsoft
5 151 (26.54%) Data Centre
6 127 (22.32%) Presales
7 118 (20.74%) IaaS
8 116 (20.39%) VMware Infrastructure
9 112 (19.68%) PaaS
10 106 (18.63%) Finance
11 98 (17.22%) DevOps
12 94 (16.52%) Public Cloud
13 91 (15.99%) SaaS
14 89 (15.64%) Agile Software Development
14 89 (15.64%) Windows
15 87 (15.29%) Web Services
16 85 (14.94%) Enterprise Architecture
17 84 (14.76%) Migration
18 81 (14.24%) Linux
19 75 (13.18%) Hybrid Cloud
20 74 (13.01%) Java
21 71 (12.48%) Puppet
22 69 (12.13%) Opscode Chef
23 68 (11.95%) TOGAF
24 66 (11.60%) Oracle
25 65 (11.42%) SOA
26 63 (11.07%) Cloud Computing
26 63 (11.07%) Mentoring
27 59 (10.37%) Google
28 58 (10.19%) ITIL

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 31 (5.45%) OpenStack
2 15 (2.64%) Cloud Foundry
2 15 (2.64%) Skype for Business
3 11 (1.93%) Apache Spark
3 11 (1.93%) IIS
4 10 (1.76%) CMS
4 10 (1.76%) Tomcat
5 9 (1.58%) Apache
5 9 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (1.41%) JBoss
6 8 (1.41%) SharePoint
7 7 (1.23%) Apache Qpid
8 5 (0.88%) NServiceBus
8 5 (0.88%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.53%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.53%) Smallworld
10 2 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.35%) NetWeaver
10 2 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 53 (9.31%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.41%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.35%) MS Office
4 2 (0.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (2.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (1.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 5 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 266 (46.75%) Amazon AWS
2 252 (44.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 118 (20.74%) IaaS
4 112 (19.68%) PaaS
5 91 (15.99%) SaaS
6 63 (11.07%) Cloud Computing
7 51 (8.96%) Google Cloud Platform
8 37 (6.50%) Office 365
9 18 (3.16%) AWS CloudFormation
10 17 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
10 17 (2.99%) Heroku
11 15 (2.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 15 (2.64%) SoftLayer
11 15 (2.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 14 (2.46%) Amazon S3
12 14 (2.46%) Force.com
13 9 (1.58%) Google Compute Engine
13 9 (1.58%) OpenShift
14 8 (1.41%) GitHub
15 7 (1.23%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 38 (6.68%) WAN
2 37 (6.50%) Firewall
3 32 (5.62%) SAN
4 26 (4.57%) LAN
5 25 (4.39%) DNS
6 16 (2.81%) Internet
6 16 (2.81%) VPN
7 14 (2.46%) MPLS
8 10 (1.76%) AMQP
8 10 (1.76%) DHCP
8 10 (1.76%) HTTP
8 10 (1.76%) Network Security
8 10 (1.76%) Skype
9 8 (1.41%) NAS
10 7 (1.23%) Software-Defined Networking
11 5 (0.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 5 (0.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 5 (0.88%) LDAP
11 5 (0.88%) PPP
12 4 (0.70%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (6.15%) SQL Server
2 34 (5.98%) NoSQL
3 20 (3.51%) MySQL
4 18 (3.16%) Hadoop
5 17 (2.99%) Big Data
6 16 (2.81%) Relational Database
7 15 (2.64%) Amazon RDS
8 13 (2.28%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (2.11%) MongoDB
10 11 (1.93%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (1.58%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.05%) DB2
13 4 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (0.70%) Amazon Redshift
14 3 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
14 3 (0.53%) Power BI
14 3 (0.53%) QlikView
14 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (3.69%) Jenkins
2 13 (2.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.05%) Talend Open Studio
4 6 (1.05%) Vagrant
5 5 (0.88%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.70%) Travis CI
7 2 (0.35%) Subversion
7 2 (0.35%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.18%) ANTLR
8 1 (0.18%) Codeship
8 1 (0.18%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.18%) JIRA
8 1 (0.18%) JUnit
8 1 (0.18%) Maven
8 1 (0.18%) Mockito
General
1 106 (18.63%) Finance
2 51 (8.96%) Telecoms
3 40 (7.03%) Banking
4 33 (5.80%) Marketing
5 29 (5.10%) Retail
6 22 (3.87%) Manufacturing
7 14 (2.46%) Billing
8 13 (2.28%) Legal
8 13 (2.28%) Local Government
9 12 (2.11%) Publishing
10 10 (1.76%) Investment Banking
11 9 (1.58%) Electronics
12 8 (1.41%) Games
13 7 (1.23%) Law
14 2 (0.35%) Advertising
15 1 (0.18%) Automotive
15 1 (0.18%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (15.29%) Web Services
2 52 (9.14%) Middleware
3 42 (7.38%) .NET
4 36 (6.33%) REST
5 19 (3.34%) SOAP
6 18 (3.16%) RESTful
7 16 (2.81%) HTML
8 15 (2.64%) LAMP
9 13 (2.28%) COM
9 13 (2.28%) Java EE
9 13 (2.28%) WAP
9 13 (2.28%) XML
10 12 (2.11%) AngularJS
10 12 (2.11%) HTML5
11 11 (1.93%) OAuth
12 9 (1.58%) React
13 8 (1.41%) J2EE
13 8 (1.41%) RabbitMQ
13 8 (1.41%) SAML
14 7 (1.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 151 (26.54%) Data Centre
2 94 (16.52%) Public Cloud
3 75 (13.18%) Hybrid Cloud
4 44 (7.73%) Management Information System
4 44 (7.73%) Private Cloud
5 40 (7.03%) Enterprise Software
6 31 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (3.51%) Computer Science
8 16 (2.81%) Enterprise Cloud
9 7 (1.23%) Blog
9 7 (1.23%) FlexPod
10 6 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (0.70%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.70%) BYOD
12 4 (0.70%) CMDB
12 4 (0.70%) Data Integration
12 4 (0.70%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.70%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 89 (15.64%) Windows
2 81 (14.24%) Linux
3 32 (5.62%) Windows Server
4 18 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (2.99%) Unix
6 11 (1.93%) Windows 10
6 11 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.41%) AIX
8 8 (1.41%) Solaris
8 8 (1.41%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.70%) CentOS
9 4 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.35%) Android
10 2 (0.35%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.18%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.18%) Debian
11 1 (0.18%) HPUX
11 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (22.32%) Presales
2 98 (17.22%) DevOps
3 89 (15.64%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (14.94%) Enterprise Architecture
5 84 (14.76%) Migration
6 68 (11.95%) TOGAF
7 65 (11.42%) SOA
8 63 (11.07%) Mentoring
9 58 (10.19%) ITIL
10 51 (8.96%) High Availability
11 47 (8.26%) Customer Engagement
12 41 (7.21%) CRM
13 36 (6.33%) Business Development
13 36 (6.33%) Open Source
13 36 (6.33%) Stakeholder Management
14 35 (6.15%) Configuration Management
14 35 (6.15%) Continuous Delivery
15 34 (5.98%) Technical Architecture
16 33 (5.80%) E-Commerce
16 33 (5.80%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 74 (13.01%) Java
2 46 (8.08%) PowerShell
3 34 (5.98%) Python
4 26 (4.57%) C#
5 23 (4.04%) Perl
6 20 (3.51%) SQL
7 17 (2.99%) JavaScript
8 14 (2.46%) Ruby
9 13 (2.28%) C++
10 12 (2.11%) Scala
11 11 (1.93%) PHP
12 8 (1.41%) VBScript
13 7 (1.23%) VB
14 5 (0.88%) Groovy
15 4 (0.70%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.70%) C
16 3 (0.53%) Go
16 3 (0.53%) R
17 2 (0.35%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (9.31%) Degree
2 43 (7.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (5.10%) Security Cleared
4 28 (4.92%) MCSE
5 23 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (2.99%) CCNA
7 16 (2.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 15 (2.64%) SC Cleared
9 13 (2.28%) EMC Certification
9 13 (2.28%) MCSD
10 12 (2.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 9 (1.58%) AWS Certification
11 9 (1.58%) VCAP
12 8 (1.41%) CCNP
12 8 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (1.41%) DV Cleared
13 7 (1.23%) CCEA
13 7 (1.23%) CCIE
13 7 (1.23%) MCSA
13 7 (1.23%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.58%) PCI DSS
2 8 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (1.41%) QA
3 6 (1.05%) SLA
4 4 (0.70%) COBIT
5 2 (0.35%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.35%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 116 (20.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (9.14%) Docker
3 51 (8.96%) Active Directory
4 50 (8.79%) Hyper-V
5 37 (6.50%) vCloud
6 21 (3.69%) vSphere
7 9 (1.58%) Xen
8 6 (1.05%) XenApp
9 5 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (0.88%) VMware ESX
10 4 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.70%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.53%) HDFS
11 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.18%) Ceph
12 1 (0.18%) Firmware
12 1 (0.18%) KVM
12 1 (0.18%) LXC
12 1 (0.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 71 (12.48%) Puppet
2 69 (12.13%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (6.50%) Ansible
4 22 (3.87%) rkt
5 12 (2.11%) SCCM
6 8 (1.41%) Kubernetes
7 7 (1.23%) CFEngine
8 6 (1.05%) AirWatch
9 4 (0.70%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (0.53%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 3 (0.53%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (0.35%) Mesos
11 2 (0.35%) Packer
11 2 (0.35%) SCOM
11 2 (0.35%) vRealize
12 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
12 1 (0.18%) Oozie
12 1 (0.18%) Salt
Vendors
1 167 (29.35%) VMware
2 154 (27.07%) Microsoft
3 66 (11.60%) Oracle
4 59 (10.37%) Google
5 57 (10.02%) Cisco
6 35 (6.15%) Citrix
7 34 (5.98%) EMC
8 33 (5.80%) HP
9 27 (4.75%) Salesforce.com
10 25 (4.39%) IBM
11 24 (4.22%) ServiceNow
12 23 (4.04%) SAP
13 22 (3.87%) NetApp
14 14 (2.46%) Rackspace
15 12 (2.11%) Red Hat
16 11 (1.93%) Cognizant
17 9 (1.58%) 3PAR
17 9 (1.58%) CheckPoint
17 9 (1.58%) F5
18 8 (1.41%) Cloudera
United Kingdom
Capgemini UK
Posted: 18 hours ago
England
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
UK
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £90,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Scotland
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 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
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
London, United Kingdom
Wipro
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £85,000 + generous bonus and car allowance plus much more!
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum £50-70k + Bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: £0 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Montash Associates
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS+BENEFITS
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + Full Benefits Package + Personal Development
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading, UK
Wipro
Posted: 21 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + 20% Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago