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

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Architect
Rank 609 701 832
Rank change year-on-year
+92 +131
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Architect 335 268 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.24% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.25% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 259 205 115
Median salary £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £91,750 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £66,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -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
94514 106216 111227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79535 87575 90644
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 £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 24 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 24 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 +98 313 £75,000 +7.14% 45
London +111 190 £80,000 +3.22% 26
South East +3 46 £70,000 +7.69% 12
Yorkshire +54 31 £65,000 -1.88% 2
West Yorkshire +37 31 £65,000 -1.88% 2
City of London +74 26 £77,500 +3.33% 7
West Midlands +14 25 £63,000 +5.00% 2
Leeds +43 24 £65,000 -1.88% 2
Birmingham +4 20 £63,750 +2.00%
Berkshire +13 18 £71,250 -22.97% 7
Scotland - 16 £60,000 - 1
Surrey +18 14 £100,000 +50.94% 1
North West +32 11 £67,500 -3.57% 1
Glasgow - 10 - -
South West +17 9 £77,500 +19.23%
Egham +29 8 £100,000 -
East of England +13 8 £66,250 -5.35% 1
Oxford +1 7 £60,000 -20.00%
Oxfordshire -15 7 £60,000 -20.00%
Liverpool - 7 £67,500 -
Merseyside - 7 £67,500 -
Bradford - 7 £90,000 -
Reading - 7 £72,500 - 4
Somerset -15 6 - -
Street - 6 - -
Hertfordshire +6 5 £67,500 -6.89%
Staines +7 4 £90,000 +35.84%
Slough +15 3 £75,000 +7.14% 2
Watford +10 3 £72,500 +1.75%
Manchester -2 3 £72,500 +3.57% 1

Cloud Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 299 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 271 (45.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 172 (28.76%) VMware
4 165 (27.59%) Data Centre
5 159 (26.59%) Microsoft
6 135 (22.58%) Presales
7 130 (21.74%) IaaS
8 129 (21.57%) PaaS
9 121 (20.23%) VMware Infrastructure
10 117 (19.57%) DevOps
11 110 (18.39%) Finance
12 103 (17.22%) Agile Software Development
12 103 (17.22%) SaaS
13 97 (16.22%) Windows
14 96 (16.05%) Migration
14 96 (16.05%) Public Cloud
15 89 (14.88%) Java
15 89 (14.88%) Web Services
16 84 (14.05%) Linux
17 83 (13.88%) Hybrid Cloud
18 82 (13.71%) Enterprise Architecture
19 79 (13.21%) SOA
20 74 (12.37%) Puppet
21 71 (11.87%) TOGAF
21 71 (11.87%) Opscode Chef
22 70 (11.71%) Google
22 70 (11.71%) Oracle
23 68 (11.37%) Cisco
24 62 (10.37%) Cloud Computing
24 62 (10.37%) Google Cloud Platform

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 30 (5.02%) OpenStack
2 18 (3.01%) Cloud Foundry
3 16 (2.68%) IIS
4 15 (2.51%) Skype for Business
5 13 (2.17%) Apache Spark
5 13 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
6 12 (2.01%) SharePoint
7 11 (1.84%) Tomcat
8 10 (1.67%) Apache Qpid
9 9 (1.51%) Apache
9 9 (1.51%) JBoss
10 8 (1.34%) WebSphere
11 7 (1.17%) CMS
12 5 (0.84%) NetWeaver
12 5 (0.84%) NServiceBus
12 5 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.50%) MS Exchange
13 3 (0.50%) Smallworld
14 2 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 50 (8.36%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.67%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.33%) MS Office
4 2 (0.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.34%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (1.34%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (1.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 299 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 271 (45.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 130 (21.74%) IaaS
4 129 (21.57%) PaaS
5 103 (17.22%) SaaS
6 62 (10.37%) Cloud Computing
6 62 (10.37%) Google Cloud Platform
7 35 (5.85%) Office 365
8 18 (3.01%) Heroku
9 17 (2.84%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 17 (2.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 16 (2.68%) Amazon EC2
11 15 (2.51%) AWS CloudFormation
11 15 (2.51%) SoftLayer
12 13 (2.17%) Amazon S3
12 13 (2.17%) Force.com
12 13 (2.17%) GitHub
13 12 (2.01%) Google Compute Engine
14 10 (1.67%) Google App Engine
14 10 (1.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 40 (6.69%) Firewall
2 33 (5.52%) SAN
3 32 (5.35%) WAN
4 31 (5.18%) DNS
5 22 (3.68%) LAN
6 21 (3.51%) Internet
7 18 (3.01%) VPN
8 16 (2.68%) DHCP
9 14 (2.34%) AMQP
10 13 (2.17%) HTTP
10 13 (2.17%) MPLS
10 13 (2.17%) Network Security
11 10 (1.67%) Skype
11 10 (1.67%) Software-Defined Networking
12 9 (1.51%) NAS
13 6 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (1.00%) PPP
13 6 (1.00%) TCP/IP
14 5 (0.84%) LDAP
15 4 (0.67%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (7.19%) NoSQL
2 40 (6.69%) SQL Server
3 22 (3.68%) Hadoop
3 22 (3.68%) MySQL
4 21 (3.51%) Big Data
5 19 (3.18%) Relational Database
6 17 (2.84%) Amazon RDS
7 16 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (2.51%) MongoDB
9 14 (2.34%) Apache Cassandra
10 12 (2.01%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.00%) DB2
12 4 (0.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (0.67%) Amazon Redshift
12 4 (0.67%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (0.50%) Pentaho
13 3 (0.50%) Power BI
13 3 (0.50%) QlikView
13 3 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (4.68%) Jenkins
2 16 (2.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (1.51%) Talend Open Studio
4 8 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (1.00%) Vagrant
6 5 (0.84%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.67%) Travis CI
8 2 (0.33%) Subversion
8 2 (0.33%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.17%) ANTLR
9 1 (0.17%) Codeship
9 1 (0.17%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.17%) JIRA
9 1 (0.17%) JUnit
9 1 (0.17%) Maven
9 1 (0.17%) Mockito
General
1 110 (18.39%) Finance
2 51 (8.53%) Telecoms
3 38 (6.35%) Banking
4 33 (5.52%) Marketing
5 31 (5.18%) Retail
6 23 (3.85%) Manufacturing
7 17 (2.84%) Billing
8 16 (2.68%) Local Government
9 14 (2.34%) Legal
10 10 (1.67%) Games
11 9 (1.51%) Investment Banking
12 7 (1.17%) Electronics
12 7 (1.17%) Publishing
13 6 (1.00%) Law
14 3 (0.50%) Advertising
15 1 (0.17%) Automotive
15 1 (0.17%) Back Office
15 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (14.88%) Web Services
2 57 (9.53%) Middleware
3 46 (7.69%) .NET
4 40 (6.69%) REST
5 23 (3.85%) RESTful
6 21 (3.51%) SOAP
7 18 (3.01%) HTML
8 16 (2.68%) Java EE
8 16 (2.68%) LAMP
9 14 (2.34%) AngularJS
9 14 (2.34%) HTML5
9 14 (2.34%) XML
10 12 (2.01%) OAuth
10 12 (2.01%) RabbitMQ
11 11 (1.84%) Apache Camel
11 11 (1.84%) React
11 11 (1.84%) WAP
12 10 (1.67%) COM
12 10 (1.67%) J2EE
13 8 (1.34%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 165 (27.59%) Data Centre
2 96 (16.05%) Public Cloud
3 83 (13.88%) Hybrid Cloud
4 43 (7.19%) Enterprise Software
4 43 (7.19%) Management Information System
4 43 (7.19%) Private Cloud
5 33 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (3.01%) Computer Science
7 16 (2.68%) Enterprise Cloud
8 10 (1.67%) Blog
9 7 (1.17%) Blackberry
9 7 (1.17%) Clustering
9 7 (1.17%) FlexPod
9 7 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (1.00%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.84%) Cloud Native
11 5 (0.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (0.84%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (0.67%) BYOD
12 4 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 97 (16.22%) Windows
2 84 (14.05%) Linux
3 34 (5.69%) Windows Server
4 22 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (2.84%) Unix
6 12 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (1.84%) Windows 10
8 10 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (1.34%) AIX
9 8 (1.34%) Solaris
9 8 (1.34%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (1.17%) Android
10 7 (1.17%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.67%) CentOS
12 1 (0.17%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.17%) Debian
12 1 (0.17%) HPUX
12 1 (0.17%) Mesosphere
12 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (22.58%) Presales
2 117 (19.57%) DevOps
3 103 (17.22%) Agile Software Development
4 96 (16.05%) Migration
5 82 (13.71%) Enterprise Architecture
6 79 (13.21%) SOA
7 71 (11.87%) TOGAF
8 61 (10.20%) ITIL
9 55 (9.20%) Mentoring
10 52 (8.70%) High Availability
11 45 (7.53%) Customer Engagement
12 40 (6.69%) Business Development
13 39 (6.52%) CRM
13 39 (6.52%) Open Source
13 39 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
13 39 (6.52%) Use Case
14 37 (6.19%) Continuous Delivery
14 37 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
14 37 (6.19%) Technical Architecture
15 35 (5.85%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (14.88%) Java
2 39 (6.52%) PowerShell
3 37 (6.19%) Python
4 33 (5.52%) C#
5 24 (4.01%) Perl
6 23 (3.85%) SQL
7 17 (2.84%) JavaScript
8 16 (2.68%) C++
9 14 (2.34%) Ruby
9 14 (2.34%) Scala
10 10 (1.67%) PHP
11 8 (1.34%) VBScript
12 7 (1.17%) VB
13 6 (1.00%) Groovy
14 4 (0.67%) C
15 3 (0.50%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.50%) Go
15 3 (0.50%) R
16 2 (0.33%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 56 (9.36%) Degree
2 45 (7.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (5.35%) Security Cleared
4 28 (4.68%) MCSE
5 27 (4.52%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (3.01%) SC Cleared
6 18 (3.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 17 (2.84%) EMC Certification
8 16 (2.68%) CCNA
9 11 (1.84%) MCSD
9 11 (1.84%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 10 (1.67%) DV Cleared
11 9 (1.51%) AWS Certification
12 7 (1.17%) CISSP
12 7 (1.17%) MCITP
13 6 (1.00%) CCNP
13 6 (1.00%) Citrix Certification
13 6 (1.00%) VCAP
14 5 (0.84%) CCIE
14 5 (0.84%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (1.51%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.34%) QA
4 5 (0.84%) COBIT
4 5 (0.84%) SLA
5 2 (0.33%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.33%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.17%) ISO27002
System Software
1 121 (20.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (9.70%) Docker
3 55 (9.20%) Active Directory
4 52 (8.70%) Hyper-V
5 41 (6.86%) vCloud
6 27 (4.52%) vSphere
7 9 (1.51%) Xen
8 6 (1.00%) XenApp
9 5 (0.84%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (0.84%) VMware ESX
10 4 (0.67%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.67%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.50%) HDFS
11 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.17%) Ceph
12 1 (0.17%) KVM
12 1 (0.17%) LXC
Systems Management
1 74 (12.37%) Puppet
2 71 (11.87%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (5.85%) Ansible
4 20 (3.34%) rkt
5 13 (2.17%) SCCM
6 10 (1.67%) CFEngine
6 10 (1.67%) Kubernetes
7 7 (1.17%) AirWatch
8 4 (0.67%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 4 (0.67%) vRealize
9 3 (0.50%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (0.50%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 3 (0.50%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.33%) Mesos
10 2 (0.33%) Packer
10 2 (0.33%) SCOM
11 1 (0.17%) Oozie
Vendors
1 172 (28.76%) VMware
2 159 (26.59%) Microsoft
3 70 (11.71%) Google
3 70 (11.71%) Oracle
4 68 (11.37%) Cisco
5 39 (6.52%) EMC
6 34 (5.69%) Citrix
6 34 (5.69%) HP
7 33 (5.52%) IBM
8 30 (5.02%) Salesforce.com
9 23 (3.85%) NetApp
10 21 (3.51%) SAP
10 21 (3.51%) ServiceNow
11 17 (2.84%) Rackspace
12 15 (2.51%) Red Hat
13 12 (2.01%) Cognizant
14 10 (1.67%) Cloudera
14 10 (1.67%) MuleSoft
14 10 (1.67%) Sybase
15 9 (1.51%) Talend
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: package c£100,000+
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus,
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£80,000 plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: C£80,000 base plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car, pension, phone
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £80k basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £100000 - £101000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £90,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £100000 per annum + 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: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £72,000 to £75,000 per annum + £6600 car + bonus & package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum £50-70k + Bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £80000 - £1200000 per annum + outstanding package
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + generous benefit
Posted: 16 days ago