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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cloud Computing
UK
Rank 393 429 477
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +48
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 587 658 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.70% 0.66% 0.54%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.18% 6.40% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 388 525 428
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £84,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -

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
11322 10278 7788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 13.47% 10.27% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9507 8745 6350
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +31 543 £60,000 +9.09% 89
London +37 265 £65,000 +1.96% 43
South East +55 132 £57,500 +4.54% 14
Berkshire +57 57 £56,250 -25.00% 3
West Midlands +34 42 £60,000 +45.45% 3
North West -16 37 £52,500 +5.00% 7
Birmingham +23 34 £65,000 -
Reading +47 29 £72,500 +13.72% 1
Scotland +41 29 £42,500 -17.07% 3
Manchester -35 28 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Hampshire +11 26 £65,000 - 2
East of England +9 26 £50,000 -0.99% 7
Cambridgeshire -8 25 £50,000 +17.64% 7
City of London +7 22 £62,500 -7.40% 12
Surrey +26 21 £55,000 - 2
East Midlands +15 18 £42,500 +45.29% 9
Cambridge -11 17 £50,000 +19.04% 7
Edinburgh +22 16 £42,500 -33.59% 2
South West +15 15 £62,500 -5.66% 2
Nottingham 0 14 £47,500 - 5
Nottinghamshire -1 14 £47,500 - 5
Fareham +13 13 £41,500 -43.15% 1
Glasgow +21 11 £41,250 -23.25%
Bristol +16 10 £62,500 -28.57% 1
West Sussex 0 10 £72,500 +45.00%
Crawley -9 10 £72,500 +45.00%
Esher - 10 £55,000 -
Farnborough -10 8 - - 1
Maidenhead - 8 £42,500 -
Newbury - 7 £70,000 - 1

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 396 (31.91%) Amazon AWS
2 348 (28.04%) Microsoft
3 338 (27.24%) Agile Software Development
4 320 (25.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 314 (25.30%) Linux
6 278 (22.40%) Java
7 270 (21.76%) Windows
8 258 (20.79%) VMware
9 247 (19.90%) Degree
10 226 (18.21%) Big Data
11 218 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
12 217 (17.49%) Data Centre
13 210 (16.92%) Python
14 209 (16.84%) Finance
15 187 (15.07%) ITIL
16 186 (14.99%) MS Excel
17 183 (14.75%) Computer Science
18 180 (14.50%) Analytics
19 179 (14.42%) SQL
19 179 (14.42%) Software Engineering
20 172 (13.86%) DevOps
21 171 (13.78%) C#
22 170 (13.70%) Presales
23 167 (13.46%) Active Directory
24 155 (12.49%) Telecoms
25 153 (12.33%) JavaScript
26 152 (12.25%) .NET
27 140 (11.28%) Web Services
28 127 (10.23%) SQL Server
28 127 (10.23%) 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 63 (5.08%) Elasticsearch
2 61 (4.92%) Apache
3 59 (4.75%) Apache Spark
4 43 (3.46%) IIS
4 43 (3.46%) OpenStack
5 40 (3.22%) SharePoint
6 39 (3.14%) MS Exchange
7 27 (2.18%) JBoss
8 23 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
8 23 (1.85%) Skype for Business
8 23 (1.85%) Tomcat
9 20 (1.61%) WebLogic
9 20 (1.61%) WebSphere
9 20 (1.61%) WildFly
10 18 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
10 18 (1.45%) SAS
11 16 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
12 14 (1.13%) nginx
13 13 (1.05%) Apache Solr
14 12 (0.97%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 186 (14.99%) MS Excel
2 31 (2.50%) MS Office
3 18 (1.45%) MS Visio
4 16 (1.29%) SPSS
5 6 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.40%) MS Project
7 3 (0.24%) Stata
8 2 (0.16%) Maya
8 2 (0.16%) Siemens NX
8 2 (0.16%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.48%) Magento
2 4 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.24%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.16%) CA PPM
4 2 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.16%) Primavera
4 2 (0.16%) SAP ECC
4 2 (0.16%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.16%) SAP hybris
4 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.16%) Shopify
4 2 (0.16%) Summit
4 2 (0.16%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.081%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.081%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.081%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 396 (31.91%) Amazon AWS
2 320 (25.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 81 (6.53%) PaaS
4 80 (6.45%) Office 365
5 74 (5.96%) SaaS
6 58 (4.67%) Google Cloud Platform
7 50 (4.03%) IaaS
8 36 (2.90%) GitHub
9 27 (2.18%) Force.com
10 22 (1.77%) Amazon EC2
11 12 (0.97%) Amazon S3
12 11 (0.89%) Amazon EMR
13 10 (0.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 9 (0.73%) Slack
15 6 (0.48%) Google App Engine
15 6 (0.48%) IBM Cloud
15 6 (0.48%) SoftLayer
16 5 (0.40%) Adobe Analytics
16 5 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
16 5 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 91 (7.33%) TCP/IP
2 85 (6.85%) DNS
2 85 (6.85%) Firewall
3 65 (5.24%) Network Security
4 52 (4.19%) VPN
5 50 (4.03%) Internet
6 44 (3.55%) WAN
7 43 (3.46%) DHCP
7 43 (3.46%) LAN
8 39 (3.14%) SAN
9 38 (3.06%) HTTP
10 26 (2.10%) VoIP
11 24 (1.93%) Cisco ASA
12 22 (1.77%) Unified Communications
12 22 (1.77%) Wireless
13 18 (1.45%) LDAP
14 17 (1.37%) FTP
15 16 (1.29%) MPLS
15 16 (1.29%) SMTP
16 15 (1.21%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (18.21%) Big Data
2 127 (10.23%) SQL Server
3 119 (9.59%) MySQL
4 81 (6.53%) NoSQL
5 63 (5.08%) MongoDB
5 63 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
6 55 (4.43%) Hadoop
7 48 (3.87%) Relational Database
8 47 (3.79%) Apache Cassandra
9 40 (3.22%) HBase
10 25 (2.01%) Apache Hive
10 25 (2.01%) Neo4j
11 20 (1.61%) Oracle Database
12 18 (1.45%) RDBMS
12 18 (1.45%) Redis
12 18 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 17 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (1.05%) DB2
15 10 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 76 (6.12%) Git (software)
2 67 (5.40%) Jenkins
3 53 (4.27%) NUnit
4 40 (3.22%) JUnit
5 35 (2.82%) Selenium
6 31 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 29 (2.34%) JIRA
8 25 (2.01%) Maven
9 24 (1.93%) IntelliJ
9 24 (1.93%) MSTest
9 24 (1.93%) Subversion
10 17 (1.37%) Travis CI
11 16 (1.29%) Rational DOORS
12 14 (1.13%) HP UFT
12 14 (1.13%) Vagrant
12 14 (1.13%) WATIR
13 13 (1.05%) Visual Studio
14 10 (0.81%) TeamCity
15 7 (0.56%) Cucumber
15 7 (0.56%) Mockito
General
1 209 (16.84%) Finance
2 155 (12.49%) Telecoms
3 94 (7.57%) Marketing
4 61 (4.92%) Retail
5 55 (4.43%) Advertising
6 37 (2.98%) Billing
7 27 (2.18%) Banking
8 26 (2.10%) Manufacturing
9 22 (1.77%) Electronics
10 7 (0.56%) Games
11 6 (0.48%) Legal
12 5 (0.40%) French Language
12 5 (0.40%) Law
13 3 (0.24%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.24%) Local Government
14 2 (0.16%) Automotive
14 2 (0.16%) Back Office
14 2 (0.16%) Music Industry
14 2 (0.16%) Publishing
15 1 (0.081%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 231 (18.61%) Developer
2 151 (12.17%) Architect
3 80 (6.45%) Senior Developer
4 71 (5.72%) Software Engineer
5 67 (5.40%) Java Developer
6 64 (5.16%) Analyst
6 64 (5.16%) DevOps Engineer
7 62 (5.00%) Consultant
8 61 (4.92%) Administrator
9 58 (4.67%) Solutions Architect
10 57 (4.59%) Cloud Engineer
11 52 (4.19%) IT Manager
12 50 (4.03%) .NET Developer
12 50 (4.03%) Lead Developer
13 43 (3.46%) C# Developer
14 41 (3.30%) Cloud Architect
15 39 (3.14%) Graduate
16 38 (3.06%) Systems Engineer
17 37 (2.98%) Senior .NET Developer
18 32 (2.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (12.25%) .NET
2 140 (11.28%) Web Services
3 107 (8.62%) HTML
4 90 (7.25%) AngularJS
5 84 (6.77%) CSS
6 78 (6.29%) REST
7 65 (5.24%) Spring
8 53 (4.27%) ASP.NET
9 45 (3.63%) jQuery
10 44 (3.55%) JSON
10 44 (3.55%) RESTful
11 43 (3.46%) LAMP
12 38 (3.06%) ASP.NET MVC
13 37 (2.98%) ASP.NET Web API
14 32 (2.58%) Visualforce
15 30 (2.42%) KnockoutJS
16 29 (2.34%) Apache Flex
16 29 (2.34%) Spring Boot
17 28 (2.26%) WCF
18 26 (2.10%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 217 (17.49%) Data Centre
2 183 (14.75%) Computer Science
3 107 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
4 62 (5.00%) Algorithms
5 52 (4.19%) Management Information System
6 45 (3.63%) Public Cloud
6 45 (3.63%) User Experience
7 36 (2.90%) Data Structures
8 35 (2.82%) Statistics
9 32 (2.58%) Blockchain
10 25 (2.01%) Internet of Things
11 23 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
11 23 (1.85%) Virtual Team
11 23 (1.85%) Xbox
12 19 (1.53%) Clustering
12 19 (1.53%) N-Tier
13 18 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
14 17 (1.37%) Private Cloud
15 15 (1.21%) Fintech
16 13 (1.05%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 314 (25.30%) Linux
2 270 (21.76%) Windows
3 99 (7.98%) Windows Server
4 61 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 59 (4.75%) Unix
6 54 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 50 (4.03%) Ubuntu
8 41 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 23 (1.85%) CentOS
11 19 (1.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 18 (1.45%) Windows 10
13 15 (1.21%) Windows 7
14 10 (0.81%) Apple iOS
14 10 (0.81%) Data ONTAP
14 10 (0.81%) Mac OS X
15 9 (0.73%) Debian
16 8 (0.64%) MVS
17 6 (0.48%) AIX
18 3 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 338 (27.24%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (15.07%) ITIL
3 180 (14.50%) Analytics
4 179 (14.42%) Software Engineering
5 172 (13.86%) DevOps
6 170 (13.70%) Presales
7 127 (10.23%) Open Source
8 115 (9.27%) Continuous Integration
9 99 (7.98%) TDD
10 96 (7.74%) Project Management
11 91 (7.33%) Machine Learning
12 90 (7.25%) Scrum
13 87 (7.01%) SOA
14 85 (6.85%) Mentoring
14 85 (6.85%) OO
15 84 (6.77%) Service Management
16 83 (6.69%) MVC
17 81 (6.53%) Service Delivery
18 73 (5.88%) Configuration Management
19 72 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 278 (22.40%) Java
2 210 (16.92%) Python
3 179 (14.42%) SQL
4 171 (13.78%) C#
5 153 (12.33%) JavaScript
6 89 (7.17%) PHP
7 86 (6.93%) Scala
8 73 (5.88%) PowerShell
9 68 (5.48%) Ruby
10 66 (5.32%) Bash Shell
11 56 (4.51%) C++
12 55 (4.43%) Perl
13 36 (2.90%) TypeScript
14 34 (2.74%) Apex Code
15 29 (2.34%) R
16 27 (2.18%) C
17 22 (1.77%) Groovy
18 13 (1.05%) Shell Script
19 10 (0.81%) PHP 7
20 8 (0.64%) RPG
Qualifications
1 247 (19.90%) Degree
2 78 (6.29%) Security Cleared
3 60 (4.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 59 (4.75%) Cisco Certification
5 58 (4.67%) MCSE
6 47 (3.79%) CCNA
7 43 (3.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 35 (2.82%) SC Cleared
9 27 (2.18%) CCNP
9 27 (2.18%) MCITP
10 26 (2.10%) BC Cleared
11 21 (1.69%) CISSP
12 19 (1.53%) MCP
13 18 (1.45%) CISM
13 18 (1.45%) PhD
14 15 (1.21%) Citrix Certification
14 15 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
14 15 (1.21%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
15 13 (1.05%) CCSA
15 13 (1.05%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (5.72%) SLA
2 48 (3.87%) QA
3 36 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 32 (2.58%) GCP
5 25 (2.01%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.73%) COBIT
7 8 (0.64%) GPG13
7 8 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.56%) GDPR
9 3 (0.24%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.16%) COSO
10 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.081%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.081%) DICOM
11 1 (0.081%) HL7
11 1 (0.081%) SDET
System Software
1 218 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 167 (13.46%) Active Directory
3 121 (9.75%) Hyper-V
4 84 (6.77%) Docker
5 63 (5.08%) vSphere
6 48 (3.87%) vCloud
7 31 (2.50%) XenApp
8 25 (2.01%) HDFS
9 19 (1.53%) Terminal Services
10 16 (1.29%) Apache Flume
10 16 (1.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 16 (1.29%) XenDesktop
11 15 (1.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 14 (1.13%) XenServer
13 13 (1.05%) Varnish
13 13 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
14 12 (0.97%) LXC
15 11 (0.89%) KVM
16 7 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
16 7 (0.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 91 (7.33%) Puppet
2 66 (5.32%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (3.95%) Ansible
4 39 (3.14%) Kubernetes
5 27 (2.18%) SCCM
6 16 (1.29%) Terraform
7 15 (1.21%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 13 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
8 13 (1.05%) Packer
9 11 (0.89%) SCOM
10 9 (0.73%) Graphite
11 8 (0.64%) Failover Clustering
11 8 (0.64%) FortiGate
11 8 (0.64%) Grafana
12 7 (0.56%) ZABBIX
13 6 (0.48%) Backup Exec
13 6 (0.48%) Casper Suite
13 6 (0.48%) SolarWinds Orion
13 6 (0.48%) WebInspect
13 6 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 348 (28.04%) Microsoft
2 258 (20.79%) VMware
3 110 (8.86%) Cisco
4 86 (6.93%) Citrix
5 80 (6.45%) Google
6 72 (5.80%) Oracle
7 71 (5.72%) HP
8 63 (5.08%) Salesforce.com
9 43 (3.46%) Red Hat
10 36 (2.90%) NetApp
11 33 (2.66%) CheckPoint
12 31 (2.50%) Juniper
13 27 (2.18%) Huawei
14 20 (1.61%) EMC
14 20 (1.61%) IBM
15 19 (1.53%) Dell
16 16 (1.29%) F5
17 15 (1.21%) SAP
17 15 (1.21%) Veritas
18 14 (1.13%) Telerik
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus paid twice yearly
Posted: 13 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary + variable + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Annual Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hiring People
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Kyna Associates
Salary: £60000 - £85000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hiring People
Salary: £28k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Shropshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + bonus + incentives
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hiring People
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Includes bonus, plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + options + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Source Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum benefits + progression
Posted: Yesterday
Dundee, Angus
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago