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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 407 432 532
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +100
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 626 717 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.70% 0.67% 0.45%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.34% 6.88% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 449 558 406
Median salary £55,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,454 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £80,250 £83,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%

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
11720 10429 8018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 13.10% 9.69% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9863 8806 6564
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £77,500
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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +34 569 £60,000 +14.28% 69
London +40 246 £65,000 +8.33% 38
South East +90 181 £57,500 +9.52% 12
Berkshire +90 82 £70,000 +16.66% 4
Reading +64 46 £75,000 +42.85% 2
North West -14 46 £52,500 +23.52% 7
Surrey +27 35 £55,000 - 1
Manchester -18 34 £52,500 +23.52% 6
Scotland +47 32 £40,000 -15.78% 4
West Midlands +3 31 £45,000 +60.71%
East of England -11 31 £47,500 -7.76% 7
Hampshire -5 23 £65,000 +10.63% 3
Cambridgeshire -7 23 £45,250 +9.03% 7
Birmingham +5 20 £52,500 -
Esher - 20 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire +34 18 £35,000 -32.69% 3
City of London +20 18 £66,250 -1.85% 9
South West -2 17 £34,750 -22.77% 2
Cambridge -7 17 £47,500 +16.56% 7
West Sussex +22 14 £72,500 +52.63%
Glasgow +23 13 £34,500 -37.27% 2
Fareham +18 13 £30,000 -46.90%
Maidenhead +15 12 £50,000 -37.50%
Crawley +7 12 £72,500 +52.63%
Edinburgh +21 11 £32,500 -49.21% 1
Yorkshire +4 10 £71,500 +58.88%
Bradford +6 9 £71,750 +10.38%
West Yorkshire +4 9 £71,750 +59.44%
Bristol +4 8 £48,750 -7.14% 2
Abingdon - 8 £35,000 - 1

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 453 (36.39%) Amazon AWS
2 348 (27.95%) Microsoft
3 346 (27.79%) Linux
3 346 (27.79%) Agile Software Development
4 331 (26.59%) Microsoft Azure
5 315 (25.30%) Java
6 314 (25.22%) Windows
7 257 (20.64%) Degree
8 240 (19.28%) VMware
9 225 (18.07%) Big Data
10 224 (17.99%) Finance
11 220 (17.67%) Python
12 198 (15.90%) VMware Infrastructure
13 197 (15.82%) Data Centre
14 183 (14.70%) MS Excel
15 180 (14.46%) C#
15 180 (14.46%) SQL
16 172 (13.82%) Analytics
17 171 (13.73%) DevOps
17 171 (13.73%) Presales
17 171 (13.73%) ITIL
17 171 (13.73%) Software Engineering
17 171 (13.73%) Computer Science
18 167 (13.41%) JavaScript
18 167 (13.41%) Telecoms
19 166 (13.33%) Web Services
20 160 (12.85%) Active Directory
20 160 (12.85%) .NET
21 142 (11.41%) SQL Server
22 141 (11.33%) 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 (5.06%) Apache
2 53 (4.26%) Apache Spark
3 51 (4.10%) Elasticsearch
4 50 (4.02%) MS Exchange
5 45 (3.61%) OpenStack
6 44 (3.53%) SharePoint
7 36 (2.89%) IIS
8 32 (2.57%) Tomcat
9 28 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
10 27 (2.17%) JBoss
10 27 (2.17%) WebSphere
11 23 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
12 22 (1.77%) nginx
12 22 (1.77%) Skype for Business
13 21 (1.69%) SAS
14 20 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
14 20 (1.61%) WildFly
15 16 (1.29%) Apache Pig
15 16 (1.29%) CMS
16 15 (1.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 183 (14.70%) MS Excel
2 50 (4.02%) MS Office
3 20 (1.61%) MS Visio
4 18 (1.45%) SPSS
5 6 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.40%) MS Project
7 3 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.24%) Stata
8 2 (0.16%) Maya
8 2 (0.16%) Siemens NX
8 2 (0.16%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 9 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.40%) Magento
2 5 (0.40%) Oracle CRM
2 5 (0.40%) Summit
3 3 (0.24%) HFM
3 3 (0.24%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.24%) SAP hybris
3 3 (0.24%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.16%) CA PPM
4 2 (0.16%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.16%) Primavera
4 2 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.16%) SAP ECC
4 2 (0.16%) Shopify
4 2 (0.16%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.080%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.080%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.080%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.080%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.080%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 453 (36.39%) Amazon AWS
2 331 (26.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 95 (7.63%) Office 365
4 83 (6.67%) SaaS
5 81 (6.51%) PaaS
6 76 (6.10%) Google Cloud Platform
7 43 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
7 43 (3.45%) IaaS
8 39 (3.13%) GitHub
9 24 (1.93%) Force.com
10 20 (1.61%) Amazon S3
11 16 (1.29%) Amazon EMR
12 11 (0.88%) Google App Engine
13 8 (0.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 8 (0.64%) Rackspace Cloud
14 7 (0.56%) IBM Cloud
15 6 (0.48%) SoftLayer
16 5 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
16 5 (0.40%) Oracle CX
16 5 (0.40%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 93 (7.47%) DNS
2 82 (6.59%) TCP/IP
3 72 (5.78%) Firewall
4 58 (4.66%) Internet
5 47 (3.78%) DHCP
6 45 (3.61%) SAN
7 41 (3.29%) HTTP
8 40 (3.21%) Network Security
9 37 (2.97%) VPN
10 32 (2.57%) VoIP
11 29 (2.33%) LDAP
12 27 (2.17%) WAN
13 23 (1.85%) LAN
14 21 (1.69%) Unified Communications
14 21 (1.69%) Wireless
15 19 (1.53%) SMTP
16 18 (1.45%) SSL
17 17 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
17 17 (1.37%) FTP
18 15 (1.20%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (18.07%) Big Data
2 142 (11.41%) SQL Server
3 118 (9.48%) MySQL
4 78 (6.27%) MongoDB
5 74 (5.94%) NoSQL
6 62 (4.98%) PostgreSQL
7 57 (4.58%) Apache Cassandra
7 57 (4.58%) Hadoop
8 52 (4.18%) Relational Database
9 42 (3.37%) HBase
10 30 (2.41%) Apache Hive
11 27 (2.17%) Neo4j
12 26 (2.09%) Oracle Database
13 21 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 20 (1.61%) RDBMS
15 18 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 15 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
17 14 (1.12%) Sqoop
18 13 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
19 10 (0.80%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 72 (5.78%) Git (software)
2 62 (4.98%) Jenkins
3 52 (4.18%) NUnit
4 38 (3.05%) Selenium
5 36 (2.89%) JUnit
6 33 (2.65%) Maven
7 32 (2.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 31 (2.49%) JIRA
9 28 (2.25%) Subversion
10 25 (2.01%) IntelliJ
11 24 (1.93%) MSTest
12 14 (1.12%) TeamCity
13 13 (1.04%) Cucumber
13 13 (1.04%) Rational DOORS
14 12 (0.96%) Mockito
14 12 (0.96%) Vagrant
15 11 (0.88%) HP UFT
15 11 (0.88%) WATIR
16 10 (0.80%) Mercurial
16 10 (0.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 224 (17.99%) Finance
2 167 (13.41%) Telecoms
3 95 (7.63%) Marketing
4 63 (5.06%) Advertising
5 52 (4.18%) Retail
6 30 (2.41%) Banking
7 25 (2.01%) Billing
8 24 (1.93%) Electronics
8 24 (1.93%) Manufacturing
9 11 (0.88%) Games
10 10 (0.80%) French Language
11 6 (0.48%) Legal
12 5 (0.40%) Law
12 5 (0.40%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.32%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.32%) German Language
13 4 (0.32%) Local Government
14 3 (0.24%) Back Office
14 3 (0.24%) Italian Language
14 3 (0.24%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 231 (18.55%) Developer
2 164 (13.17%) Architect
3 85 (6.83%) Senior Developer
4 78 (6.27%) Analyst
5 75 (6.02%) Solutions Architect
6 74 (5.94%) Java Developer
7 72 (5.78%) Consultant
8 63 (5.06%) Software Engineer
9 57 (4.58%) Administrator
9 57 (4.58%) DevOps Engineer
10 50 (4.02%) IT Manager
11 46 (3.69%) Cloud Engineer
12 45 (3.61%) Cloud Architect
12 45 (3.61%) Lead Developer
13 44 (3.53%) .NET Developer
14 43 (3.45%) C# Developer
15 39 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
16 38 (3.05%) Graduate
17 34 (2.73%) Team Leader
18 33 (2.65%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (13.33%) Web Services
2 160 (12.85%) .NET
3 112 (9.00%) HTML
4 95 (7.63%) REST
5 94 (7.55%) CSS
6 88 (7.07%) AngularJS
7 75 (6.02%) Spring
8 57 (4.58%) ASP.NET
9 50 (4.02%) jQuery
10 49 (3.94%) JSON
11 48 (3.86%) RESTful
12 41 (3.29%) ASP.NET MVC
13 39 (3.13%) Apache Flex
14 35 (2.81%) XML
15 34 (2.73%) LAMP
16 32 (2.57%) ASP.NET Web API
16 32 (2.57%) Spring Boot
17 31 (2.49%) KnockoutJS
17 31 (2.49%) Visualforce
17 31 (2.49%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 197 (15.82%) Data Centre
2 171 (13.73%) Computer Science
3 102 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
4 58 (4.66%) Algorithms
5 49 (3.94%) Management Information System
6 47 (3.78%) Public Cloud
7 39 (3.13%) Blockchain
8 34 (2.73%) Data Structures
9 33 (2.65%) Statistics
10 31 (2.49%) User Experience
11 27 (2.17%) Virtual Team
12 24 (1.93%) Internet of Things
13 23 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
13 23 (1.85%) Xbox
14 20 (1.61%) Clustering
14 20 (1.61%) Private Cloud
15 16 (1.29%) N-Tier
16 13 (1.04%) Mobile App
17 12 (0.96%) Mathematics
17 12 (0.96%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 346 (27.79%) Linux
2 314 (25.22%) Windows
3 111 (8.92%) Windows Server
4 64 (5.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 57 (4.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 57 (4.58%) Unix
6 48 (3.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 43 (3.45%) Ubuntu
8 32 (2.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 26 (2.09%) CentOS
10 20 (1.61%) Windows 10
11 19 (1.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 18 (1.45%) Windows 7
13 10 (0.80%) Debian
14 9 (0.72%) Data ONTAP
14 9 (0.72%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.64%) MVS
16 6 (0.48%) AIX
16 6 (0.48%) Apple iOS
16 6 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 346 (27.79%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (13.82%) Analytics
3 171 (13.73%) DevOps
3 171 (13.73%) ITIL
3 171 (13.73%) Presales
3 171 (13.73%) Software Engineering
4 141 (11.33%) Open Source
5 120 (9.64%) Project Management
6 110 (8.84%) Continuous Integration
7 107 (8.59%) Scrum
8 106 (8.51%) TDD
9 94 (7.55%) Mentoring
10 89 (7.15%) Machine Learning
10 89 (7.15%) Service Management
11 87 (6.99%) Configuration Management
12 84 (6.75%) MVC
13 83 (6.67%) OO
14 76 (6.10%) Migration
15 69 (5.54%) CRM
16 66 (5.30%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 315 (25.30%) Java
2 220 (17.67%) Python
3 180 (14.46%) C#
3 180 (14.46%) SQL
4 167 (13.41%) JavaScript
5 103 (8.27%) PHP
6 90 (7.23%) Scala
7 87 (6.99%) PowerShell
7 87 (6.99%) Ruby
8 70 (5.62%) Bash Shell
8 70 (5.62%) Perl
9 54 (4.34%) C++
10 35 (2.81%) R
11 34 (2.73%) TypeScript
12 32 (2.57%) Apex Code
13 27 (2.17%) Groovy
14 23 (1.85%) C
15 18 (1.45%) Shell Script
16 12 (0.96%) Clojure
17 8 (0.64%) RPG
Qualifications
1 257 (20.64%) Degree
2 76 (6.10%) Security Cleared
3 56 (4.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 53 (4.26%) MCSE
5 51 (4.10%) Cisco Certification
6 48 (3.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 38 (3.05%) CCNA
8 35 (2.81%) BC Cleared
9 26 (2.09%) CCNP
9 26 (2.09%) MCITP
10 25 (2.01%) SC Cleared
11 21 (1.69%) CISSP
12 18 (1.45%) VCP5
13 15 (1.20%) MCP
13 15 (1.20%) VCP6
13 15 (1.20%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 14 (1.12%) PhD
15 13 (1.04%) MCSA
16 12 (0.96%) Citrix Certification
16 12 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (5.78%) SLA
2 52 (4.18%) QA
3 41 (3.29%) GCP
4 36 (2.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 26 (2.09%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.80%) GPG13
7 8 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.32%) COBIT
9 3 (0.24%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.16%) COSO
10 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.080%) DICOM
11 1 (0.080%) HL7
11 1 (0.080%) SDET
System Software
1 198 (15.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 160 (12.85%) Active Directory
3 107 (8.59%) Hyper-V
4 67 (5.38%) Docker
5 66 (5.30%) vSphere
6 41 (3.29%) vCloud
7 32 (2.57%) XenApp
8 25 (2.01%) HDFS
9 21 (1.69%) Apache Flume
10 16 (1.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 15 (1.20%) Terminal Services
11 15 (1.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 15 (1.20%) XenDesktop
12 14 (1.12%) Xen
13 11 (0.88%) KVM
13 11 (0.88%) XenServer
14 8 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
14 8 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
14 8 (0.64%) VirtualBox
14 8 (0.64%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 95 (7.63%) Puppet
2 74 (5.94%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (3.37%) SCCM
4 37 (2.97%) Ansible
5 27 (2.17%) Kubernetes
6 23 (1.85%) Packer
6 23 (1.85%) Terraform
7 15 (1.20%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 14 (1.12%) SCOM
9 13 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
10 12 (0.96%) Graphite
10 12 (0.96%) Nagios
11 10 (0.80%) ZABBIX
12 9 (0.72%) Failover Clustering
12 9 (0.72%) Grafana
12 9 (0.72%) SolarWinds Orion
12 9 (0.72%) WSUS
13 8 (0.64%) FortiGate
14 7 (0.56%) PowerCLI
14 7 (0.56%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 348 (27.95%) Microsoft
2 240 (19.28%) VMware
3 115 (9.24%) Cisco
4 97 (7.79%) Oracle
5 83 (6.67%) Google
6 82 (6.59%) HP
7 70 (5.62%) Citrix
8 62 (4.98%) Salesforce.com
9 49 (3.94%) Red Hat
10 33 (2.65%) NetApp
11 31 (2.49%) Huawei
12 24 (1.93%) SAP
13 23 (1.85%) Juniper
14 22 (1.77%) Dell
14 22 (1.77%) IBM
15 20 (1.61%) CheckPoint
16 18 (1.45%) F5
17 15 (1.20%) EMC
17 15 (1.20%) Veritas
18 13 (1.04%) Adobe
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Southampton Solent University
Salary: From £36,001 to £41,709 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Networkers
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Anna-Christina Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Cloudscope
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Improbable
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Cloudscope
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
networx
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MaxAd
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Annual Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dundee, Angus
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago