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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 430 471 472
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +1
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 614 623 649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.64% 0.57% 0.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.21% 6.49% 8.23%
Number of salaries quoted 482 441 512
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £32,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £73,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%

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
11776 9605 7883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.22% 8.78% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 9990 7859 6230
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

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 28 August 2016 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 28 August 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 +31 556 £55,000 +4.76% 96
London +44 248 £60,000 - 39
South East +68 174 £55,000 - 25
Berkshire +49 70 £75,000 +25.00% 5
Reading +37 38 £80,000 +45.45% 2
East of England -12 37 £50,000 +17.64% 11
North West +28 34 £62,500 +66.66% 4
Oxfordshire -4 30 £54,000 -1.81% 9
Surrey +50 28 £55,000 - 6
Manchester -1 26 £67,500 +80.00% 4
City of London +37 25 £75,000 +22.44% 3
West Sussex +19 24 £62,500 +50.60%
Crawley +15 24 £62,500 +220.51%
Cambridgeshire +1 22 £45,000 +5.88% 6
West Midlands +3 20 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Birmingham -2 19 £57,500 +219.44%
South West -13 18 £40,000 -20.00% 5
Cambridge -3 17 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Wales +17 16 £44,000 +100.00% 1
East Midlands +11 16 £45,500 +1.11% 4
Buckinghamshire - 16 £65,000 -
South Wales +19 14 £43,000 +95.45%
Slough +21 12 £85,000 +47.82% 1
Maidenhead -3 12 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Yorkshire -14 11 £100,000 +105.12% 3
Lincolnshire - 11 £45,000 - 1
Oxford -12 9 £54,000 +30.12% 3
Hampshire -32 9 £49,000 -14.78% 3
West Yorkshire +7 8 £120,000 +84.61% 2
Lincoln - 8 £47,500 - 1

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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.

1 513 (37.67%) Amazon AWS
2 452 (33.19%) Agile Software Development
3 408 (29.96%) Linux
4 384 (28.19%) Microsoft
5 369 (27.09%) Microsoft Azure
6 359 (26.36%) Java
7 310 (22.76%) Windows
8 269 (19.75%) Degree
9 263 (19.31%) VMware
10 260 (19.09%) Python
11 247 (18.14%) Web Services
12 232 (17.03%) VMware Infrastructure
13 220 (16.15%) Finance
14 186 (13.66%) DevOps
15 182 (13.36%) Project Management
16 176 (12.92%) ITIL
16 176 (12.92%) SQL
17 174 (12.78%) Active Directory
18 172 (12.63%) Oracle
19 170 (12.48%) SQL Server
20 166 (12.19%) .NET
21 164 (12.04%) Big Data
22 162 (11.89%) Data Centre
23 161 (11.82%) MS Excel
24 159 (11.67%) JavaScript
25 154 (11.31%) Computer Science
26 152 (11.16%) Software Engineering
27 146 (10.72%) C#
28 143 (10.50%) Open Source
29 137 (10.06%) Puppet

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 75 (5.51%) Apache
2 63 (4.63%) OpenStack
3 60 (4.41%) SharePoint
4 48 (3.52%) Elasticsearch
4 48 (3.52%) MS Exchange
5 38 (2.79%) Skype for Business
6 35 (2.57%) IIS
7 31 (2.28%) CMS
7 31 (2.28%) WebLogic
8 30 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
9 28 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2007
10 27 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
10 27 (1.98%) Tomcat
11 26 (1.91%) nginx
12 25 (1.84%) Apache Spark
13 20 (1.47%) JBoss
14 17 (1.25%) WebSphere
15 14 (1.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 11 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
16 11 (0.81%) Liferay
Applications
1 161 (11.82%) MS Excel
2 68 (4.99%) MS Office
3 24 (1.76%) MS Visio
4 19 (1.40%) MS Project
5 11 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.51%) SPSS
7 4 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.17%) Adobe Campaign
3 11 (0.81%) Eloqua
4 10 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 7 (0.51%) Summit
6 6 (0.44%) FastStats PeopleStage
6 6 (0.44%) Oracle CRM
6 6 (0.44%) Unica
7 4 (0.29%) Radian6
7 4 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.22%) assyst
8 3 (0.22%) HFM
8 3 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.22%) Oracle Retail
8 3 (0.22%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.22%) SAP hybris
8 3 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.15%) Magento
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.15%) SAP ECC
Cloud Services
1 513 (37.67%) Amazon AWS
2 369 (27.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 127 (9.32%) SaaS
4 109 (8.00%) Office 365
5 71 (5.21%) PaaS
6 64 (4.70%) IaaS
7 63 (4.63%) Google Cloud Platform
8 62 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
9 39 (2.86%) Amazon S3
10 29 (2.13%) Force.com
11 28 (2.06%) GitHub
12 10 (0.73%) Responsys
13 8 (0.59%) Amazon EMR
13 8 (0.59%) Heroku
13 8 (0.59%) Mimecast
14 6 (0.44%) BlueKai
14 6 (0.44%) Google App Engine
14 6 (0.44%) Oracle CX
14 6 (0.44%) Rackspace Cloud
15 5 (0.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 122 (8.96%) DNS
2 115 (8.44%) Firewall
3 82 (6.02%) Internet
4 79 (5.80%) TCP/IP
5 56 (4.11%) SAN
6 49 (3.60%) LDAP
7 47 (3.45%) HTTP
8 41 (3.01%) VPN
9 38 (2.79%) DHCP
9 38 (2.79%) SSL
10 35 (2.57%) WAN
11 33 (2.42%) VoIP
12 28 (2.06%) LAN
13 23 (1.69%) Network Security
14 20 (1.47%) Wireless
15 19 (1.40%) Cisco ASA
16 18 (1.32%) SMTP
17 17 (1.25%) Value-Added Service
18 16 (1.17%) FTP
19 15 (1.10%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (12.48%) SQL Server
2 164 (12.04%) Big Data
3 137 (10.06%) MySQL
4 109 (8.00%) NoSQL
5 108 (7.93%) MongoDB
6 60 (4.41%) Hadoop
7 51 (3.74%) Apache Cassandra
8 48 (3.52%) Relational Database
9 41 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
10 34 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
10 34 (2.50%) HBase
11 27 (1.98%) Oracle Database
12 26 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 25 (1.84%) Neo4j
14 21 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 17 (1.25%) Redis
16 15 (1.10%) RDBMS
17 12 (0.88%) Apache Hive
17 12 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
17 12 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 83 (6.09%) Git (software)
2 71 (5.21%) Jenkins
3 41 (3.01%) Maven
4 34 (2.50%) Subversion
5 32 (2.35%) Selenium
6 30 (2.20%) Vagrant
7 29 (2.13%) JIRA
7 29 (2.13%) Visual Studio
8 20 (1.47%) NUnit
9 18 (1.32%) TeamCity
10 16 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (1.03%) MSTest
12 13 (0.95%) Cucumber
12 13 (0.95%) Hudson
13 11 (0.81%) IntelliJ
13 11 (0.81%) JUnit
14 9 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (0.66%) Eclipse
15 8 (0.59%) Ant
15 8 (0.59%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 220 (16.15%) Finance
2 137 (10.06%) Telecoms
3 123 (9.03%) Marketing
4 83 (6.09%) Retail
5 64 (4.70%) Advertising
6 37 (2.72%) Banking
7 29 (2.13%) Electronics
8 24 (1.76%) French Language
9 22 (1.62%) Legal
10 20 (1.47%) Games
10 20 (1.47%) Manufacturing
11 19 (1.40%) German Language
11 19 (1.40%) Multimedia
12 16 (1.17%) Law
13 15 (1.10%) Back Office
14 14 (1.03%) Financial Institution
15 13 (0.95%) Investment Banking
16 8 (0.59%) Publishing
17 7 (0.51%) Front Office
18 4 (0.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 269 (19.75%) Developer
2 188 (13.80%) Architect
3 105 (7.71%) Consultant
4 103 (7.56%) Solutions Architect
5 94 (6.90%) Java Developer
6 75 (5.51%) Analyst
7 74 (5.43%) DevOps Engineer
8 66 (4.85%) Senior Developer
9 64 (4.70%) Cloud Architect
10 51 (3.74%) Software Engineer
11 49 (3.60%) Administrator
12 43 (3.16%) Team Leader
13 42 (3.08%) Graduate
14 39 (2.86%) IT Manager
15 38 (2.79%) Development Manager
16 36 (2.64%) Cloud Engineer
17 35 (2.57%) AWS Engineer
18 34 (2.50%) Cloud Solutions Architect
18 34 (2.50%) Systems Engineer
19 33 (2.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (18.14%) Web Services
2 166 (12.19%) .NET
3 119 (8.74%) HTML
4 103 (7.56%) CSS
5 88 (6.46%) REST
6 75 (5.51%) Spring
7 71 (5.21%) JSON
8 69 (5.07%) jQuery
9 68 (4.99%) AngularJS
10 66 (4.85%) XML
11 52 (3.82%) ASP.NET
12 50 (3.67%) SOAP
13 48 (3.52%) Middleware
14 46 (3.38%) RESTful
15 41 (3.01%) Node.js
16 40 (2.94%) Visualforce
17 30 (2.20%) ASP.NET MVC
17 30 (2.20%) ELK Stack
17 30 (2.20%) HTML5
18 29 (2.13%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 162 (11.89%) Data Centre
2 154 (11.31%) Computer Science
3 93 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
4 72 (5.29%) Enterprise Software
5 62 (4.55%) Public Cloud
6 54 (3.96%) Management Information System
7 48 (3.52%) Algorithms
8 40 (2.94%) Data Structures
9 28 (2.06%) Internet of Things
10 27 (1.98%) Fintech
11 23 (1.69%) Private Cloud
12 21 (1.54%) Clustering
13 20 (1.47%) Blockchain
13 20 (1.47%) Visualisation
14 19 (1.40%) Virtual Team
15 18 (1.32%) User Experience
15 18 (1.32%) Video on Demand
16 16 (1.17%) Enterprise Cloud
16 16 (1.17%) Social Media
17 14 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 408 (29.96%) Linux
2 310 (22.76%) Windows
3 109 (8.00%) Unix
4 107 (7.86%) Windows Server
5 59 (4.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 58 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 54 (3.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 47 (3.45%) AIX
9 42 (3.08%) CentOS
10 36 (2.64%) SUSE
11 35 (2.57%) Windows Server 2003
12 34 (2.50%) Oracle Linux
13 22 (1.62%) Ubuntu
14 20 (1.47%) Windows 10
14 20 (1.47%) Windows 7
15 16 (1.17%) Apple iOS
16 15 (1.10%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 14 (1.03%) Android
18 13 (0.95%) Solaris
19 11 (0.81%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 452 (33.19%) Agile Software Development
2 186 (13.66%) DevOps
3 182 (13.36%) Project Management
4 176 (12.92%) ITIL
5 152 (11.16%) Software Engineering
6 143 (10.50%) Open Source
7 135 (9.91%) Presales
8 131 (9.62%) Analytics
9 116 (8.52%) TDD
10 109 (8.00%) Configuration Management
11 107 (7.86%) Scrum
12 102 (7.49%) Continuous Integration
13 96 (7.05%) Mentoring
14 81 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
15 77 (5.65%) Continuous Delivery
15 77 (5.65%) Migration
15 77 (5.65%) SOA
16 76 (5.58%) Continuous Improvement
16 76 (5.58%) Service Management
17 74 (5.43%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 359 (26.36%) Java
2 260 (19.09%) Python
3 176 (12.92%) SQL
4 159 (11.67%) JavaScript
5 146 (10.72%) C#
6 136 (9.99%) Ruby
7 104 (7.64%) Perl
8 87 (6.39%) PHP
9 79 (5.80%) Bash Shell
10 78 (5.73%) PowerShell
11 76 (5.58%) C++
12 72 (5.29%) Scala
13 50 (3.67%) C
14 45 (3.30%) Clojure
15 40 (2.94%) Apex Code
16 38 (2.79%) Shell Script
17 32 (2.35%) Go
18 29 (2.13%) Groovy
19 23 (1.69%) SOQL
20 22 (1.62%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 269 (19.75%) Degree
2 72 (5.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 53 (3.89%) Security Cleared
4 44 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
5 39 (2.86%) MCSE
6 37 (2.72%) Cisco Certification
7 33 (2.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 25 (1.84%) MCITP
9 23 (1.69%) CCNA
9 23 (1.69%) CISSP
10 20 (1.47%) BC Cleared
11 18 (1.32%) MCTS
11 18 (1.32%) SC Cleared
12 17 (1.25%) CCNP
13 16 (1.17%) VCP5
14 14 (1.03%) CISA
14 14 (1.03%) CISM
14 14 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 13 (0.95%) VCP6
16 12 (0.88%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (4.41%) QA
2 46 (3.38%) SLA
3 35 (2.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (1.54%) PCI DSS
5 20 (1.47%) GCP
6 10 (0.73%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.29%) COBIT
7 4 (0.29%) GPG13
8 3 (0.22%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.15%) ISO27002
9 2 (0.15%) SDET
10 1 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 232 (17.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 174 (12.78%) Active Directory
3 101 (7.42%) Hyper-V
4 69 (5.07%) vSphere
5 62 (4.55%) Docker
6 50 (3.67%) Virtual Machines
7 45 (3.30%) XenApp
8 37 (2.72%) vCloud
8 37 (2.72%) VMware ESXi
9 35 (2.57%) XenDesktop
10 19 (1.40%) KVM
10 19 (1.40%) Xen
11 16 (1.17%) HDFS
12 15 (1.10%) XenServer
13 12 (0.88%) VMware ESX
14 11 (0.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 8 (0.59%) Virtual Desktop
16 7 (0.51%) Apache Flume
16 7 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
17 6 (0.44%) Samba
Systems Management
1 137 (10.06%) Puppet
2 85 (6.24%) Opscode Chef
3 73 (5.36%) SCCM
4 72 (5.29%) Ansible
5 47 (3.45%) SCOM
6 35 (2.57%) Packer
6 35 (2.57%) Terraform
7 19 (1.40%) Graphite
8 16 (1.17%) Grafana
8 16 (1.17%) Uchiwa
8 16 (1.17%) vRealize
9 14 (1.03%) Nagios
10 12 (0.88%) Consul
11 11 (0.81%) CA Single Sign-On
12 10 (0.73%) EMC NetWorker
12 10 (0.73%) Kubernetes
12 10 (0.73%) Mesos
13 9 (0.66%) Salt
14 8 (0.59%) SolarWinds Orion
14 8 (0.59%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 384 (28.19%) Microsoft
2 263 (19.31%) VMware
3 172 (12.63%) Oracle
4 96 (7.05%) Cisco
5 81 (5.95%) Google
6 80 (5.87%) Citrix
7 73 (5.36%) HP
8 67 (4.92%) Salesforce.com
9 60 (4.41%) Red Hat
10 40 (2.94%) Informatica
11 39 (2.86%) SAP
12 29 (2.13%) IBM
12 29 (2.13%) NetApp
13 23 (1.69%) CA
14 22 (1.62%) Adobe
14 22 (1.62%) EMC
15 21 (1.54%) Toshiba
16 20 (1.47%) Atlassian
17 19 (1.40%) Juniper
18 18 (1.32%) CheckPoint
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum To £90,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ability Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + Options (Early Stage)
Posted: 19 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Recital Consulting
Salary: £35000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £410 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Salt
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + options + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
CHM Recruit
Salary: From £29,507 to £31,966 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits + Perks
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£90,000 plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum plus £8,000 annual bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + 15% flex benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum 5% flex benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £27000 per annum + excellent training, progression
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £54,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Mediatonic Games
Posted: 5 days ago