The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cloud Computing
UK
Rank 390 431 452
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +21
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 615 679 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.73% 0.67% 0.60%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.24% 6.27% 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 403 521 486
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Cloud Services Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
11738 10837 8649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 13.86% 10.75% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9828 9128 6990
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Cloud Computing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the UK.

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in the UK

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 within the UK.

Cloud Computing Salary Histogram in the UK

Cloud Computing
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 Computing within the UK over the 3 months to 20 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 +46 577 £60,000 +9.09% 82
London +60 305 £62,500 +4.16% 41
South East +42 104 £65,000 +18.18% 15
Berkshire +58 39 £55,000 -26.66% 1
East of England +11 38 £50,000 - 7
City of London +41 37 £65,000 -3.70% 15
West Midlands +39 32 £60,000 +41.17% 3
East Midlands +11 31 £42,500 +39.34% 3
Cambridgeshire +7 28 £50,000 +17.64% 7
South West +33 26 £62,500 +8.69% 7
Birmingham +29 26 £63,750 +15.90% 1
Hampshire +21 25 £39,000 -22.00% 7
Scotland +30 24 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Cambridge +4 24 £50,000 +17.64% 7
North West -38 23 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Bristol +13 19 £62,500 -28.57% 7
Manchester -52 18 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Nottingham +2 17 £52,500 +72.13% 1
Nottinghamshire +1 17 £52,500 +72.13% 1
Reading +40 15 £75,000 -
Yorkshire -5 15 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Surrey +35 14 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Kingston Upon Thames +10 14 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Edinburgh +8 14 £42,500 +13.33%
Fareham +13 11 £57,000 +62.85%
Glasgow +22 9 £41,250 -17.50% 1
Leicester - 9 £42,500 - 1
Leicestershire - 9 £42,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +23 8 £75,000 -0.33% 1
Hertfordshire +2 8 £23,000 -65.41%

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 402 (31.60%) Amazon AWS
2 357 (28.07%) Microsoft
3 352 (27.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 341 (26.81%) Agile Software Development
5 281 (22.09%) VMware
6 280 (22.01%) Linux
7 272 (21.38%) Degree
8 268 (21.07%) Windows
9 259 (20.36%) Java
10 236 (18.55%) Data Centre
11 234 (18.40%) VMware Infrastructure
12 222 (17.45%) Big Data
13 219 (17.22%) Finance
14 204 (16.04%) Computer Science
15 200 (15.72%) Python
16 195 (15.33%) ITIL
16 195 (15.33%) Software Engineering
17 194 (15.25%) SQL
18 179 (14.07%) C#
19 177 (13.92%) Active Directory
19 177 (13.92%) Analytics
20 171 (13.44%) MS Excel
21 167 (13.13%) DevOps
22 160 (12.58%) JavaScript
23 159 (12.50%) Presales
24 158 (12.42%) .NET
25 150 (11.79%) Web Services
26 141 (11.08%) SQL Server
27 129 (10.14%) Telecoms
28 123 (9.67%) Open Source

Cloud Computing
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 60 (4.72%) Elasticsearch
2 57 (4.48%) Apache
3 55 (4.32%) Apache Spark
4 46 (3.62%) SharePoint
5 44 (3.46%) IIS
6 37 (2.91%) MS Exchange
6 37 (2.91%) OpenStack
7 27 (2.12%) Tomcat
8 22 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2010
8 22 (1.73%) Skype for Business
9 21 (1.65%) SAS
10 20 (1.57%) JBoss
11 17 (1.34%) WebLogic
11 17 (1.34%) WebSphere
12 16 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2013
13 14 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
14 13 (1.02%) Apache Pig
15 12 (0.94%) Apache Solr
15 12 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 12 (0.94%) WildFly
Applications
1 171 (13.44%) MS Excel
2 35 (2.75%) MS Office
3 18 (1.42%) SPSS
4 11 (0.86%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.31%) Camtasia
5 4 (0.31%) MS Project
6 3 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.24%) Stata
7 2 (0.16%) Maya
7 2 (0.16%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.16%) Siemens NX
7 2 (0.16%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.079%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 10 (0.79%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 7 (0.55%) NetSuite
3 6 (0.47%) Magento
4 5 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.24%) Temenos T24
6 2 (0.16%) CA PPM
6 2 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.16%) Primavera
6 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.16%) Shopify
6 2 (0.16%) Summit
6 2 (0.16%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.079%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.079%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.079%) SAP ECC
7 1 (0.079%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.079%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 402 (31.60%) Amazon AWS
2 352 (27.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 94 (7.39%) Office 365
4 91 (7.15%) SaaS
5 79 (6.21%) PaaS
6 70 (5.50%) IaaS
7 50 (3.93%) Google Cloud Platform
8 34 (2.67%) Force.com
9 29 (2.28%) GitHub
10 23 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
11 13 (1.02%) Amazon S3
12 11 (0.86%) Amazon EMR
12 11 (0.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 9 (0.71%) Slack
14 8 (0.63%) iPaaS
15 6 (0.47%) Google App Engine
15 6 (0.47%) IBM Cloud
15 6 (0.47%) SoftLayer
16 5 (0.39%) Adobe Analytics
16 5 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 103 (8.10%) Firewall
2 83 (6.53%) Network Security
3 77 (6.05%) TCP/IP
4 70 (5.50%) DNS
5 56 (4.40%) Internet
6 53 (4.17%) LAN
7 52 (4.09%) WAN
8 51 (4.01%) VPN
9 41 (3.22%) DHCP
10 33 (2.59%) HTTP
11 31 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
12 29 (2.28%) SAN
13 23 (1.81%) Unified Communications
14 22 (1.73%) NetScaler
14 22 (1.73%) VoIP
15 19 (1.49%) Wireless
16 18 (1.42%) Cisco Nexus
17 15 (1.18%) MPLS
18 14 (1.10%) ATM
19 13 (1.02%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (17.45%) Big Data
2 141 (11.08%) SQL Server
3 105 (8.25%) MySQL
4 98 (7.70%) NoSQL
5 68 (5.35%) MongoDB
6 57 (4.48%) Hadoop
7 54 (4.25%) PostgreSQL
8 45 (3.54%) Apache Cassandra
9 41 (3.22%) Relational Database
10 39 (3.07%) HBase
11 27 (2.12%) Blockchain
12 24 (1.89%) Apache Hive
13 21 (1.65%) RDBMS
14 19 (1.49%) Neo4j
15 17 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 16 (1.26%) Redis
17 15 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
17 15 (1.18%) DB2
17 15 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 14 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 84 (6.60%) Git (software)
2 63 (4.95%) Jenkins
3 53 (4.17%) NUnit
4 49 (3.85%) JUnit
5 37 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
6 32 (2.52%) Selenium
7 28 (2.20%) JIRA
7 28 (2.20%) Maven
8 24 (1.89%) Subversion
9 23 (1.81%) MSTest
10 18 (1.42%) Travis CI
11 16 (1.26%) IntelliJ
12 15 (1.18%) Rational DOORS
12 15 (1.18%) Visual Studio
13 14 (1.10%) HP UFT
13 14 (1.10%) WATIR
14 13 (1.02%) TeamCity
15 12 (0.94%) Vagrant
16 8 (0.63%) Cucumber
17 7 (0.55%) Hudson
General
1 219 (17.22%) Finance
2 129 (10.14%) Telecoms
3 89 (7.00%) Marketing
4 75 (5.90%) Retail
5 61 (4.80%) Advertising
6 43 (3.38%) Billing
7 29 (2.28%) Banking
8 25 (1.97%) Electronics
8 25 (1.97%) Manufacturing
9 9 (0.71%) Games
10 6 (0.47%) Legal
10 6 (0.47%) Publishing
11 4 (0.31%) Automotive
11 4 (0.31%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.24%) French Language
12 3 (0.24%) Law
12 3 (0.24%) Local Government
12 3 (0.24%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.16%) Back Office
14 1 (0.079%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 230 (18.08%) Developer
2 197 (15.49%) Architect
3 79 (6.21%) Senior Developer
4 75 (5.90%) Solutions Architect
5 74 (5.82%) Analyst
5 74 (5.82%) Software Engineer
6 69 (5.42%) Consultant
6 69 (5.42%) Java Developer
7 58 (4.56%) Administrator
8 57 (4.48%) .NET Developer
9 54 (4.25%) IT Manager
10 52 (4.09%) DevOps Engineer
11 50 (3.93%) Cloud Engineer
12 49 (3.85%) C# Developer
13 47 (3.69%) Cloud Architect
14 45 (3.54%) Lead Developer
15 38 (2.99%) Senior .NET Developer
15 38 (2.99%) Systems Engineer
16 37 (2.91%) Java Engineer
16 37 (2.91%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (12.42%) .NET
2 150 (11.79%) Web Services
3 113 (8.88%) HTML
4 94 (7.39%) CSS
5 90 (7.08%) AngularJS
6 71 (5.58%) REST
7 62 (4.87%) ASP.NET
8 53 (4.17%) jQuery
9 50 (3.93%) Spring
10 46 (3.62%) JSON
11 42 (3.30%) ASP.NET Web API
12 41 (3.22%) ASP.NET MVC
13 38 (2.99%) RESTful
14 37 (2.91%) LAMP
15 34 (2.67%) WCF
16 33 (2.59%) WPF
17 32 (2.52%) XML
18 30 (2.36%) Visualforce
19 29 (2.28%) KnockoutJS
20 28 (2.20%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 236 (18.55%) Data Centre
2 204 (16.04%) Computer Science
3 113 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
4 82 (6.45%) Management Information System
5 58 (4.56%) Algorithms
6 48 (3.77%) Public Cloud
7 42 (3.30%) User Experience
8 37 (2.91%) Data Structures
9 32 (2.52%) Internet of Things
10 30 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
11 23 (1.81%) Xbox
12 19 (1.49%) Enterprise Cloud
12 19 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
13 18 (1.42%) Clustering
13 18 (1.42%) N-Tier
13 18 (1.42%) Virtual Team
14 17 (1.34%) Fintech
15 13 (1.02%) Digital Media
16 12 (0.94%) Blog
17 11 (0.86%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 280 (22.01%) Linux
2 268 (21.07%) Windows
3 114 (8.96%) Windows Server
4 61 (4.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 56 (4.40%) Unix
6 44 (3.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 42 (3.30%) Ubuntu
8 30 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 26 (2.04%) Windows 10
10 24 (1.89%) CentOS
11 19 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (1.34%) Windows 7
13 16 (1.26%) Data ONTAP
14 11 (0.86%) Apple iOS
15 8 (0.63%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.63%) MVS
16 7 (0.55%) Debian
17 5 (0.39%) AIX
17 5 (0.39%) Android
17 5 (0.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 341 (26.81%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (15.33%) ITIL
2 195 (15.33%) Software Engineering
3 177 (13.92%) Analytics
4 167 (13.13%) DevOps
5 159 (12.50%) Presales
6 123 (9.67%) Open Source
7 112 (8.81%) Continuous Integration
8 99 (7.78%) Scrum
9 98 (7.70%) OO
10 96 (7.55%) Mentoring
10 96 (7.55%) Project Management
10 96 (7.55%) TDD
11 94 (7.39%) SOA
12 90 (7.08%) MVC
13 85 (6.68%) Machine Learning
14 83 (6.53%) Service Management
15 77 (6.05%) Business Intelligence
16 75 (5.90%) Service Delivery
16 75 (5.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 259 (20.36%) Java
2 200 (15.72%) Python
3 194 (15.25%) SQL
4 179 (14.07%) C#
5 160 (12.58%) JavaScript
6 79 (6.21%) PHP
7 71 (5.58%) PowerShell
8 70 (5.50%) Scala
9 60 (4.72%) Bash Shell
10 55 (4.32%) Ruby
11 53 (4.17%) C++
12 47 (3.69%) Perl
13 37 (2.91%) Apex Code
14 35 (2.75%) TypeScript
15 29 (2.28%) C
16 28 (2.20%) R
17 13 (1.02%) Groovy
18 10 (0.79%) PHP 7
19 8 (0.63%) RPG
19 8 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 272 (21.38%) Degree
2 69 (5.42%) Security Cleared
3 63 (4.95%) Cisco Certification
4 53 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 49 (3.85%) CCNA
6 48 (3.77%) MCSE
7 34 (2.67%) SC Cleared
7 34 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 33 (2.59%) CCNP
9 26 (2.04%) CISM
10 25 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
11 23 (1.81%) CISSP
12 19 (1.49%) MCP
13 18 (1.42%) BC Cleared
14 17 (1.34%) MCITP
14 17 (1.34%) PhD
15 16 (1.26%) CCSA
16 15 (1.18%) Citrix Certification
17 14 (1.10%) CCIE
18 13 (1.02%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (4.17%) QA
2 50 (3.93%) SLA
3 37 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 32 (2.52%) PCI DSS
5 24 (1.89%) GCP
6 11 (0.86%) COBIT
7 8 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.55%) GPG13
9 5 (0.39%) GDPR
10 3 (0.24%) HIPAA
11 2 (0.16%) COSO
11 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.079%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.079%) DICOM
12 1 (0.079%) HL7
12 1 (0.079%) SDET
System Software
1 234 (18.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 177 (13.92%) Active Directory
3 119 (9.36%) Hyper-V
4 81 (6.37%) Docker
5 63 (4.95%) vSphere
6 37 (2.91%) vCloud
7 31 (2.44%) XenApp
8 24 (1.89%) XenDesktop
9 22 (1.73%) Virtual Machines
10 18 (1.42%) HDFS
11 17 (1.34%) Apache Flume
12 16 (1.26%) Terminal Services
13 14 (1.10%) XenServer
14 13 (1.02%) Varnish
15 12 (0.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 12 (0.94%) KVM
15 12 (0.94%) LXC
16 9 (0.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 7 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
17 7 (0.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 74 (5.82%) Puppet
2 54 (4.25%) Opscode Chef
3 53 (4.17%) Ansible
4 32 (2.52%) Kubernetes
5 25 (1.97%) SCCM
6 13 (1.02%) Terraform
7 12 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
7 12 (0.94%) SCOM
8 11 (0.86%) Backup Exec
9 9 (0.71%) AirWatch
9 9 (0.71%) Packer
9 9 (0.71%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 8 (0.63%) Grafana
10 8 (0.63%) Graphite
11 6 (0.47%) Failover Clustering
11 6 (0.47%) HP Fortify
11 6 (0.47%) WebInspect
11 6 (0.47%) WSUS
11 6 (0.47%) ZABBIX
12 5 (0.39%) Nagios
Vendors
1 357 (28.07%) Microsoft
2 281 (22.09%) VMware
3 110 (8.65%) Cisco
4 100 (7.86%) Citrix
5 87 (6.84%) Google
6 67 (5.27%) Salesforce.com
7 59 (4.64%) Oracle
8 58 (4.56%) HP
9 50 (3.93%) CheckPoint
10 49 (3.85%) NetApp
11 43 (3.38%) Juniper
12 31 (2.44%) Red Hat
13 24 (1.89%) EMC
14 21 (1.65%) Dell
15 17 (1.34%) CommVault
16 16 (1.26%) Brocade
16 16 (1.26%) IBM
17 15 (1.18%) F5
17 15 (1.18%) Huawei
17 15 (1.18%) SAP
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Unspecified + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
East London
Profile 29 Limited
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus & Others
Posted: 4 hours ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 55000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum, Shares, Bonus, + More!
Posted: 8 hours ago
East Riding
CPS Group UK
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £26,000 - £28,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + bonus + standard benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30 - £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - circa £85,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Bango.net
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
asos
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + Bonus + MCSD Training + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k dep. on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Esher, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago