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

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 419 446 477
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +31
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 670 665 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.68% 0.60% 0.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.77% 6.91% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 534 482 491
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £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
11608 9617 7824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.84% 8.72% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9870 7806 6283
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 £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 24 July 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 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 +41 609 £56,600 +2.90% 66
London +36 289 £60,000 - 25
South East +72 159 £55,000 - 20
Berkshire +34 56 £50,000 -14.89% 3
East of England +22 53 £52,500 +23.52% 6
West Sussex +22 36 £55,000 +25.71% 1
West Midlands +12 32 £55,000 +17.02% 2
North West +40 31 £62,500 +56.25% 2
Crawley - 30 £58,750 -
Oxfordshire -6 29 £50,000 -9.90% 8
City of London +46 28 £75,000 +25.00% 4
Birmingham +12 26 £55,000 -18.51% 2
Reading +27 25 £67,750 +50.55% 2
Surrey +41 24 £55,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire +3 24 £52,500 +23.52% 5
Manchester +13 23 £62,500 +64.47% 2
South West +10 22 £41,250 -17.50% 4
Bedfordshire - 20 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire +40 19 £62,500 +47.05% 2
South Wales +23 19 £40,000 +77.77% 1
Wales +12 19 £40,000 +77.77% 1
Cambridge -4 19 £55,000 +29.41% 5
East Midlands +3 16 £45,000 - 3
Oxford +7 14 £54,000 -6.08% 3
Lincolnshire - 11 £45,000 -
Slough +20 10 £85,000 +54.54%
Newbury +11 10 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire +7 9 £45,000 +20.00%
Scotland +4 9 £47,500 -34.48% 4
Somerset - 9 £50,000 -

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 536 (36.89%) Amazon AWS
2 470 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
3 426 (29.32%) Linux
4 385 (26.50%) Microsoft
5 380 (26.15%) Java
6 354 (24.36%) Microsoft Azure
7 307 (21.13%) Windows
8 289 (19.89%) Degree
9 288 (19.82%) Web Services
10 263 (18.10%) Python
11 262 (18.03%) VMware
12 230 (15.83%) VMware Infrastructure
13 228 (15.69%) Finance
14 202 (13.90%) DevOps
15 196 (13.49%) SQL
16 195 (13.42%) Project Management
17 188 (12.94%) Data Centre
18 184 (12.66%) ITIL
19 181 (12.46%) Oracle
20 180 (12.39%) SQL Server
20 180 (12.39%) .NET
21 179 (12.32%) Computer Science
22 170 (11.70%) Active Directory
23 169 (11.63%) JavaScript
24 165 (11.36%) Software Engineering
25 159 (10.94%) SaaS
26 155 (10.67%) MS Excel
27 150 (10.32%) Puppet
28 148 (10.19%) MySQL
29 146 (10.05%) Big Data

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 77 (5.30%) Apache
2 67 (4.61%) OpenStack
2 67 (4.61%) SharePoint
3 44 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
3 44 (3.03%) MS Exchange
4 41 (2.82%) CMS
5 39 (2.68%) Skype for Business
6 36 (2.48%) Tomcat
7 34 (2.34%) IIS
8 33 (2.27%) WebLogic
9 30 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
10 29 (2.00%) Apache Spark
11 28 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2013
12 27 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2007
13 24 (1.65%) nginx
14 16 (1.10%) JBoss
15 14 (0.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 14 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
16 11 (0.76%) Liferay
16 11 (0.76%) SAS
Applications
1 155 (10.67%) MS Excel
2 79 (5.44%) MS Office
3 20 (1.38%) MS Project
3 20 (1.38%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.48%) SPSS
6 5 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 42 (2.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.10%) Adobe Campaign
3 11 (0.76%) Eloqua
4 9 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.62%) Summit
5 8 (0.55%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 6 (0.41%) FastStats PeopleStage
6 6 (0.41%) Oracle CRM
6 6 (0.41%) Unica
7 4 (0.28%) Radian6
7 4 (0.28%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.21%) assyst
8 3 (0.21%) HFM
8 3 (0.21%) Northgate Housing
8 3 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
8 3 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.069%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.069%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 536 (36.89%) Amazon AWS
2 354 (24.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 159 (10.94%) SaaS
4 123 (8.47%) Office 365
5 76 (5.23%) Amazon EC2
6 71 (4.89%) IaaS
7 65 (4.47%) PaaS
8 51 (3.51%) Amazon S3
9 50 (3.44%) Google Cloud Platform
10 29 (2.00%) Force.com
11 25 (1.72%) GitHub
12 11 (0.76%) Google App Engine
13 10 (0.69%) Responsys
14 9 (0.62%) Heroku
15 8 (0.55%) Mimecast
16 7 (0.48%) Amazon EMR
16 7 (0.48%) Google Apps
16 7 (0.48%) OpenShift
17 6 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 6 (0.41%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 138 (9.50%) Firewall
2 117 (8.05%) DNS
3 90 (6.19%) Internet
4 60 (4.13%) TCP/IP
5 55 (3.79%) VoIP
6 52 (3.58%) LDAP
7 50 (3.44%) HTTP
7 50 (3.44%) SAN
8 45 (3.10%) WAN
9 38 (2.62%) LAN
9 38 (2.62%) SSL
10 37 (2.55%) DHCP
10 37 (2.55%) Unified Communications
10 37 (2.55%) VPN
11 27 (1.86%) Network Security
12 20 (1.38%) Cisco ASA
13 19 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
14 18 (1.24%) Skype
14 18 (1.24%) Wireless
15 17 (1.17%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (12.39%) SQL Server
2 148 (10.19%) MySQL
3 146 (10.05%) Big Data
4 131 (9.02%) NoSQL
5 110 (7.57%) MongoDB
6 66 (4.54%) Hadoop
7 51 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
8 40 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
9 38 (2.62%) Relational Database
10 34 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
11 33 (2.27%) HBase
12 27 (1.86%) Redis
12 27 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 21 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 19 (1.31%) Oracle Database
15 16 (1.10%) Neo4j
16 14 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
17 13 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
18 11 (0.76%) Apache Hive
18 11 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 104 (7.16%) Git (software)
2 88 (6.06%) Jenkins
3 45 (3.10%) Maven
4 38 (2.62%) Selenium
5 36 (2.48%) Subversion
6 31 (2.13%) JIRA
7 29 (2.00%) Vagrant
8 26 (1.79%) Visual Studio
9 23 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
10 22 (1.51%) Hudson
10 22 (1.51%) JUnit
11 18 (1.24%) Cucumber
11 18 (1.24%) TeamCity
12 16 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 15 (1.03%) NUnit
14 12 (0.83%) Eclipse
15 10 (0.69%) MSTest
16 9 (0.62%) LoadRunner
16 9 (0.62%) RSpec
17 8 (0.55%) Ant
General
1 228 (15.69%) Finance
2 120 (8.26%) Marketing
3 107 (7.36%) Telecoms
4 86 (5.92%) Retail
5 72 (4.96%) Advertising
6 39 (2.68%) Banking
7 29 (2.00%) Electronics
8 27 (1.86%) Games
9 26 (1.79%) Financial Institution
10 24 (1.65%) Multimedia
11 22 (1.51%) French Language
12 21 (1.45%) German Language
13 20 (1.38%) Legal
14 17 (1.17%) Front Office
14 17 (1.17%) Publishing
15 16 (1.10%) Back Office
15 16 (1.10%) Manufacturing
16 15 (1.03%) Law
17 14 (0.96%) Investment Banking
18 4 (0.28%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 297 (20.44%) Developer
2 198 (13.63%) Architect
3 113 (7.78%) Consultant
4 111 (7.64%) Solutions Architect
5 98 (6.74%) Java Developer
6 90 (6.19%) Analyst
7 88 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
8 71 (4.89%) Senior Developer
9 64 (4.40%) Software Engineer
10 62 (4.27%) Cloud Architect
11 60 (4.13%) Development Manager
12 47 (3.23%) AWS Engineer
13 45 (3.10%) Administrator
14 36 (2.48%) C# Developer
14 36 (2.48%) Cloud Solutions Architect
14 36 (2.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 36 (2.48%) Team Leader
15 34 (2.34%) .NET Developer
15 34 (2.34%) Business Manager
15 34 (2.34%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 288 (19.82%) Web Services
2 180 (12.39%) .NET
3 143 (9.84%) HTML
4 125 (8.60%) CSS
5 96 (6.61%) JSON
6 85 (5.85%) REST
7 75 (5.16%) XML
8 74 (5.09%) jQuery
9 73 (5.02%) AngularJS
10 71 (4.89%) Spring
11 64 (4.40%) SOAP
12 61 (4.20%) Middleware
13 54 (3.72%) RESTful
14 51 (3.51%) ASP.NET
15 48 (3.30%) Node.js
16 40 (2.75%) HTML5
17 34 (2.34%) Visualforce
18 31 (2.13%) Hibernate
19 29 (2.00%) .NET Framework
19 29 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 188 (12.94%) Data Centre
2 179 (12.32%) Computer Science
3 95 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
4 71 (4.89%) Enterprise Software
5 57 (3.92%) Public Cloud
6 55 (3.79%) Management Information System
7 52 (3.58%) Algorithms
8 49 (3.37%) Data Structures
9 31 (2.13%) Fintech
10 25 (1.72%) Internet of Things
11 22 (1.51%) Clustering
11 22 (1.51%) Mathematics
12 21 (1.45%) Private Cloud
12 21 (1.45%) Visualisation
13 20 (1.38%) Video on Demand
14 19 (1.31%) User Experience
15 16 (1.10%) Enterprise Cloud
15 16 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
15 16 (1.10%) Virtual Team
16 15 (1.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 426 (29.32%) Linux
2 307 (21.13%) Windows
3 131 (9.02%) Unix
4 101 (6.95%) Windows Server
5 69 (4.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 55 (3.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 54 (3.72%) AIX
8 51 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 44 (3.03%) SUSE
10 42 (2.89%) CentOS
10 42 (2.89%) Oracle Linux
11 32 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
12 24 (1.65%) Android
13 22 (1.51%) Windows 10
14 21 (1.45%) Apple iOS
14 21 (1.45%) Windows 7
15 14 (0.96%) Solaris
16 10 (0.69%) Ubuntu
17 9 (0.62%) Debian
18 7 (0.48%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 470 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (13.90%) DevOps
3 195 (13.42%) Project Management
4 184 (12.66%) ITIL
5 165 (11.36%) Software Engineering
6 138 (9.50%) Open Source
7 134 (9.22%) TDD
8 118 (8.12%) Presales
9 117 (8.05%) Analytics
10 112 (7.71%) Continuous Integration
11 109 (7.50%) CRM
12 101 (6.95%) Scrum
13 99 (6.81%) Configuration Management
14 98 (6.74%) Mentoring
15 94 (6.47%) Continuous Delivery
16 92 (6.33%) E-Commerce
17 88 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
18 87 (5.99%) OO
19 85 (5.85%) SOA
20 82 (5.64%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 380 (26.15%) Java
2 263 (18.10%) Python
3 196 (13.49%) SQL
4 169 (11.63%) JavaScript
5 143 (9.84%) C#
6 133 (9.15%) Ruby
7 102 (7.02%) Perl
8 83 (5.71%) PHP
9 81 (5.57%) C++
10 78 (5.37%) Bash Shell
11 70 (4.82%) Scala
12 66 (4.54%) C
13 64 (4.40%) PowerShell
14 44 (3.03%) Clojure
15 43 (2.96%) Shell Script
16 34 (2.34%) Apex Code
17 32 (2.20%) Go
18 23 (1.58%) SOQL
19 22 (1.51%) Elixir
19 22 (1.51%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 289 (19.89%) Degree
2 77 (5.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 60 (4.13%) ITIL Certification
4 47 (3.23%) Security Cleared
5 31 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (2.13%) MCSE
6 23 (1.58%) CISSP
7 22 (1.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 21 (1.45%) MCITP
9 19 (1.31%) CCNP
10 18 (1.24%) MCTS
10 18 (1.24%) SC Cleared
11 17 (1.17%) CCNA
12 15 (1.03%) CISA
13 13 (0.89%) CISM
13 13 (0.89%) PhD
14 12 (0.83%) MCSA
14 12 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 11 (0.76%) BC Cleared
15 11 (0.76%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (3.72%) QA
2 33 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (1.65%) SLA
4 16 (1.10%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.76%) GCP
6 10 (0.69%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.34%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.28%) COBIT
9 3 (0.21%) GPG13
10 2 (0.14%) ISO27002
10 2 (0.14%) SDET
11 1 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 1 (0.069%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 230 (15.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 170 (11.70%) Active Directory
3 101 (6.95%) Hyper-V
4 75 (5.16%) Docker
5 62 (4.27%) Virtual Machines
5 62 (4.27%) vSphere
6 52 (3.58%) XenApp
7 47 (3.23%) XenDesktop
8 41 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
9 25 (1.72%) vCloud
10 21 (1.45%) KVM
11 20 (1.38%) Xen
12 15 (1.03%) XenServer
13 14 (0.96%) HDFS
14 10 (0.69%) VMware ESX
15 8 (0.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 7 (0.48%) Apache Flume
16 7 (0.48%) Ceph
16 7 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 7 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 150 (10.32%) Puppet
2 95 (6.54%) Opscode Chef
3 85 (5.85%) Ansible
3 85 (5.85%) SCCM
4 65 (4.47%) SCOM
5 31 (2.13%) Packer
5 31 (2.13%) Terraform
6 19 (1.31%) Mesos
7 18 (1.24%) Graphite
8 16 (1.10%) Grafana
8 16 (1.10%) Uchiwa
9 15 (1.03%) vRealize
10 14 (0.96%) Nagios
11 11 (0.76%) CA Single Sign-On
12 10 (0.69%) Consul
13 8 (0.55%) EMC NetWorker
13 8 (0.55%) NetBackup
14 7 (0.48%) Tivoli
14 7 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 7 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 385 (26.50%) Microsoft
2 262 (18.03%) VMware
3 181 (12.46%) Oracle
4 97 (6.68%) Citrix
5 90 (6.19%) Cisco
6 89 (6.13%) Google
7 65 (4.47%) HP
7 65 (4.47%) Red Hat
8 62 (4.27%) Salesforce.com
9 39 (2.68%) SAP
10 35 (2.41%) Informatica
11 29 (2.00%) IBM
12 27 (1.86%) NetApp
13 23 (1.58%) Adobe
14 22 (1.51%) EMC
15 21 (1.45%) CA
15 21 (1.45%) Toshiba
16 20 (1.38%) Atlassian
17 19 (1.31%) Juniper
18 17 (1.17%) CheckPoint
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Company Bonus Scheme
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum 5% flex benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + 15% flex benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: C£80,000 base plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£80,000 plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum £25,000 to £27,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chalfont St. Giles, Buckinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus + car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum £35,000 to £37,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum £30,000 to £35,000 Neg + Shft All £5
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus + Shift Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hiring People
Salary: £40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £54,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits (free gym, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Inc profit share and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
Capgemini
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 5 days ago