The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 429 424 390
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -34
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 625 657 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.57% 0.57% 0.61%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.93% 9.18% 12.95%
Number of salaries quoted 442 511 536
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
9020 7158 4974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.24% 6.24% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7362 5612 4260
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +4 582 £52,500 -4.54% 113
London -63 241 £60,000 +4.34% 46
South East +41 132 £56,000 +6.66% 18
East of England +16 57 £42,500 -15.00% 15
Yorkshire +44 56 £48,750 +14.70% 4
Hampshire +54 55 £57,500 +29.21% 6
City of London 0 44 £61,250 -2.00% 21
South West +5 40 £50,000 +11.11% 11
North Yorkshire +18 35 £42,500 +32.81% 2
Harrogate - 33 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire +15 29 £42,500 -5.55% 11
Oxfordshire +22 27 £53,500 -26.20% 5
Cambridge +15 27 £42,500 -5.55% 10
Farnborough +7 27 £60,000 +23.07% 1
Berkshire +4 27 £60,000 -7.69% 4
North West -4 25 £37,500 -34.78% 12
Hertfordshire +5 24 £50,000 -35.48% 1
Manchester +12 21 £37,500 -53.12% 6
Bristol -6 19 £50,000 +29.87% 4
West Yorkshire +17 18 £65,000 +39.78% 2
Leeds +25 17 £65,000 +39.78% 2
Scotland -9 17 £79,500 +105.16% 5
West Midlands -17 15 £45,000 +16.88% 1
East Midlands +10 14 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Oxford +1 13 £41,500 -44.66% 4
Wiltshire +6 11 £46,250 +2.77% 5
West Sussex 0 11 £41,500 +0.60%
Watford -6 11 £28,000 -63.87%
Southampton - 10 £57,500 - 1
Glasgow +6 9 £79,500 +87.05% 2

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cloud Computing.

1 394 (29.94%) Amazon AWS
2 355 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
3 349 (26.52%) Linux
4 305 (23.18%) ITIL
5 298 (22.64%) Web Services
5 298 (22.64%) Java
6 297 (22.57%) VMware
7 294 (22.34%) Microsoft
8 272 (20.67%) Analytical Skills
9 262 (19.91%) Windows
10 238 (18.09%) Project Management
11 230 (17.48%) Oracle
12 226 (17.17%) VMware Infrastructure
13 213 (16.19%) Finance
14 211 (16.03%) SQL
15 208 (15.81%) Degree
16 206 (15.65%) Data Centre
17 191 (14.51%) SQL Server
18 190 (14.44%) Python
19 185 (14.06%) SaaS
20 182 (13.83%) Active Directory
21 178 (13.53%) Cisco
22 177 (13.45%) JavaScript
23 172 (13.07%) Big Data
24 166 (12.61%) IaaS
25 165 (12.54%) Opscode Chef
26 153 (11.63%) DevOps
27 152 (11.55%) MS Excel
28 151 (11.47%) HTML
29 149 (11.32%) .NET

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cloud Computing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 103 (7.83%) Apache
2 88 (6.69%) SharePoint
3 76 (5.78%) IIS
4 65 (4.94%) Elasticsearch
5 62 (4.71%) CMS
6 61 (4.64%) MS Exchange
7 55 (4.18%) Node.js
8 44 (3.34%) nginx
9 42 (3.19%) Tomcat
10 37 (2.81%) Apache Pig
11 32 (2.43%) SAS
12 30 (2.28%) OpenStack
13 29 (2.20%) OpenEdge
14 28 (2.13%) JBoss
15 26 (1.98%) Apache Solr
15 26 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2010
16 25 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
17 22 (1.67%) Lync
18 21 (1.60%) Apache Spark
19 19 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 152 (11.55%) MS Excel
2 99 (7.52%) MS Office
3 31 (2.36%) SPSS
4 20 (1.52%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.91%) MS Project
6 8 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.53%) CPLEX
8 4 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.30%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.15%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 29 (2.20%) Oracle EBS R12
2 18 (1.37%) Oracle ERP
2 18 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (1.14%) Primavera
4 14 (1.06%) Workday HCM
5 9 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
7 6 (0.46%) Magento
8 5 (0.38%) Tridion
8 5 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.23%) assyst
9 3 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
10 2 (0.15%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.15%) Summit
11 1 (0.076%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 394 (29.94%) Amazon AWS
2 185 (14.06%) SaaS
3 166 (12.61%) IaaS
4 139 (10.56%) PaaS
5 116 (8.81%) Microsoft Azure
6 92 (6.99%) Office 365
7 83 (6.31%) Amazon EC2
8 44 (3.34%) Google Cloud Platform
9 39 (2.96%) Amazon S3
10 31 (2.36%) Amazon EMR
11 19 (1.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 17 (1.29%) Google App Engine
12 17 (1.29%) Heroku
13 12 (0.91%) Amazon ELB
14 9 (0.68%) Taleo
14 9 (0.68%) Google Apps
15 8 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
16 6 (0.46%) Force.com
16 6 (0.46%) Route 53
16 6 (0.46%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 144 (10.94%) Firewall
2 119 (9.04%) DNS
3 107 (8.13%) Internet
4 101 (7.67%) WAN
5 98 (7.45%) TCP/IP
6 85 (6.46%) LAN
7 75 (5.70%) VPN
8 65 (4.94%) SAN
9 56 (4.26%) DHCP
10 50 (3.80%) LDAP
11 42 (3.19%) VLAN
12 40 (3.04%) Wireless
13 39 (2.96%) Network Security
14 33 (2.51%) HTTP
15 29 (2.20%) CTI
16 26 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
17 25 (1.90%) MPLS
17 25 (1.90%) SSL
18 24 (1.82%) IP Telephony
19 22 (1.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (14.51%) SQL Server
2 172 (13.07%) Big Data
3 113 (8.59%) MongoDB
4 106 (8.05%) MySQL
5 91 (6.91%) Hadoop
6 86 (6.53%) NoSQL
7 77 (5.85%) Oracle Database
8 72 (5.47%) Relational Database
9 60 (4.56%) Apache Cassandra
10 51 (3.88%) DB2
11 41 (3.12%) RDBMS
12 39 (2.96%) HBase
13 37 (2.81%) Sqoop
13 37 (2.81%) Apache Hive
14 34 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
15 31 (2.36%) Pentaho
15 31 (2.36%) Mahout
15 31 (2.36%) Triplestore
16 29 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
17 28 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 107 (8.13%) Jenkins
2 106 (8.05%) Git (software)
3 42 (3.19%) TeamCity
4 40 (3.04%) Subversion
5 34 (2.58%) Talend Open Studio
6 28 (2.13%) JIRA
7 27 (2.05%) Maven
8 25 (1.90%) Selenium
9 18 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
10 17 (1.29%) Hudson
11 16 (1.22%) Artifactory
11 16 (1.22%) NUnit
11 16 (1.22%) JUnit
12 13 (0.99%) Visual Studio
12 13 (0.99%) LoadRunner
13 12 (0.91%) Ant
13 12 (0.91%) Mercurial
14 11 (0.84%) Mockito
15 10 (0.76%) Moq
15 10 (0.76%) Eclipse
General
1 213 (16.19%) Finance
2 143 (10.87%) Advertising
3 100 (7.60%) Retail
4 91 (6.91%) Marketing
5 61 (4.64%) Telecoms
6 58 (4.41%) Billing
7 54 (4.10%) Legal
8 48 (3.65%) Banking
9 26 (1.98%) Automotive
10 18 (1.37%) Multimedia
11 17 (1.29%) Publishing
12 13 (0.99%) Aerospace
13 12 (0.91%) Manufacturing
14 11 (0.84%) Games
14 11 (0.84%) Front Office
15 7 (0.53%) Investment Banking
16 6 (0.46%) Dutch Language
16 6 (0.46%) German Language
16 6 (0.46%) Back Office
17 5 (0.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 227 (17.25%) Architect
2 199 (15.12%) Developer
3 150 (11.40%) Analyst
4 128 (9.73%) Consultant
5 98 (7.45%) Solutions Architect
6 66 (5.02%) Software Engineer
7 55 (4.18%) Java Developer
8 54 (4.10%) Administrator
9 51 (3.88%) Applications Support
10 48 (3.65%) Support Analyst
11 46 (3.50%) Senior Developer
12 42 (3.19%) DevOps Engineer
13 40 (3.04%) Systems Administrator
14 39 (2.96%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 38 (2.89%) Systems Engineer
16 37 (2.81%) Support Engineer
17 33 (2.51%) Data Architect
18 32 (2.43%) Cloud Architect
19 31 (2.36%) Big Data Architect
20 30 (2.28%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 298 (22.64%) Web Services
2 151 (11.47%) HTML
3 149 (11.32%) .NET
4 120 (9.12%) CSS
5 82 (6.23%) XML
6 59 (4.48%) REST
7 57 (4.33%) jQuery
8 52 (3.95%) ASP.NET
9 51 (3.88%) SOAP
10 38 (2.89%) HTML5
11 37 (2.81%) Java EE
12 35 (2.66%) LAMP
13 32 (2.43%) Spring
14 31 (2.36%) Middleware
14 31 (2.36%) MLlib
15 30 (2.28%) RESTful
16 29 (2.20%) J2EE
16 29 (2.20%) CSS3
17 27 (2.05%) Ajax
18 22 (1.67%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 272 (20.67%) Analytical Skills
2 206 (15.65%) Data Centre
3 126 (9.57%) Computer Science
4 59 (4.48%) User Experience
5 58 (4.41%) Management Information System
6 56 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
7 39 (2.96%) Visualisation
7 39 (2.96%) Clustering
7 39 (2.96%) Mainframe
8 37 (2.81%) Algorithms
9 36 (2.74%) Blackberry
10 35 (2.66%) Mathematics
10 35 (2.66%) Public Cloud
11 30 (2.28%) Mobile App
12 27 (2.05%) Fat Client
12 27 (2.05%) Thin Client
13 26 (1.98%) BBC
13 26 (1.98%) Semantic Web
14 22 (1.67%) Internet of Things
15 21 (1.60%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 349 (26.52%) Linux
2 262 (19.91%) Windows
3 125 (9.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 85 (6.46%) UNIX
5 72 (5.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 68 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 51 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 48 (3.65%) Ubuntu
9 40 (3.04%) Debian
10 38 (2.89%) Android
11 34 (2.58%) CentOS
12 20 (1.52%) Windows 7
13 18 (1.37%) Apple iOS
14 15 (1.14%) Windows XP
15 14 (1.06%) CoreOS
16 13 (0.99%) Windows 8
16 13 (0.99%) Mac OS X
17 10 (0.76%) Solaris
18 9 (0.68%) VMS
19 5 (0.38%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
2 305 (23.18%) ITIL
3 238 (18.09%) Project Management
4 153 (11.63%) DevOps
5 139 (10.56%) Open Source
6 134 (10.18%) Software Engineering
7 113 (8.59%) Migration
8 111 (8.43%) Analytics
9 104 (7.90%) Continuous Integration
10 98 (7.45%) Business Development
11 97 (7.37%) SOA
11 97 (7.37%) CRM
12 91 (6.91%) Configuration Management
13 89 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
14 88 (6.69%) OO
15 82 (6.23%) Mentoring
16 75 (5.70%) Content Management
17 71 (5.40%) Scrum
18 70 (5.32%) ETL
19 66 (5.02%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 298 (22.64%) Java
2 211 (16.03%) SQL
3 190 (14.44%) Python
4 177 (13.45%) JavaScript
5 121 (9.19%) PHP
6 114 (8.66%) C#
7 96 (7.29%) Ruby
8 87 (6.61%) C
9 85 (6.46%) C++
10 78 (5.93%) Perl
11 60 (4.56%) Bash Shell
12 56 (4.26%) R
13 47 (3.57%) Scala
14 45 (3.42%) PowerShell
15 23 (1.75%) Go
16 19 (1.44%) T-SQL
17 17 (1.29%) Groovy
18 15 (1.14%) VB
19 14 (1.06%) Shell Script
19 14 (1.06%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 208 (15.81%) Degree
2 134 (10.18%) ITIL Certification
3 77 (5.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 53 (4.03%) Cisco Certification
5 49 (3.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 43 (3.27%) Security Cleared
7 40 (3.04%) MCSE
8 29 (2.20%) MCITP
9 27 (2.05%) CCIE
10 24 (1.82%) CISSP
11 23 (1.75%) CCNP
11 23 (1.75%) PMI Certification
12 20 (1.52%) SC Cleared
13 19 (1.44%) CCNA
14 16 (1.22%) PMP
15 14 (1.06%) ISEB
16 13 (0.99%) EMC Certification
16 13 (0.99%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
17 12 (0.91%) ACCA
17 12 (0.91%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (8.97%) QA
2 45 (3.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 35 (2.66%) SLA
4 19 (1.44%) ISO 9001
5 14 (1.06%) COBIT
6 12 (0.91%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.53%) FISMA
8 6 (0.46%) HIPAA
8 6 (0.46%) JSP 440
8 6 (0.46%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 3 (0.23%) PMBOK
10 2 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.076%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 226 (17.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 182 (13.83%) Active Directory
3 69 (5.24%) Hyper-V
4 62 (4.71%) vSphere
5 43 (3.27%) Docker
6 40 (3.04%) Varnish
6 40 (3.04%) XenApp
7 37 (2.81%) Apache Flume
7 37 (2.81%) KVM
8 33 (2.51%) vCloud
8 33 (2.51%) XenDesktop
9 31 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
9 31 (2.36%) Terminal Services
10 28 (2.13%) Samba
11 26 (1.98%) GlusterFS
12 19 (1.44%) Oracle RAC
13 17 (1.29%) VMware Workstation
14 15 (1.14%) VMware ESX
15 13 (0.99%) Xen
16 12 (0.91%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 165 (12.54%) Opscode Chef
2 148 (11.25%) Puppet
3 61 (4.64%) SCOM
4 56 (4.26%) SCCM
5 50 (3.80%) ZABBIX
6 47 (3.57%) Ansible
7 43 (3.27%) logstash
8 41 (3.12%) Kibana
8 41 (3.12%) Graphite
9 35 (2.66%) Vagrant
10 32 (2.43%) HAProxy
11 31 (2.36%) StatsD
12 24 (1.82%) Nagios
13 17 (1.29%) FortiGate
14 15 (1.14%) Salt
15 12 (0.91%) Kubernetes
15 12 (0.91%) Veritas Storage Foundation
16 9 (0.68%) CA Endevor
17 7 (0.53%) NetBackup
18 6 (0.46%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 297 (22.57%) VMware
2 294 (22.34%) Microsoft
3 230 (17.48%) Oracle
4 178 (13.53%) Cisco
5 101 (7.67%) Citrix
6 82 (6.23%) Google
7 81 (6.16%) Juniper
8 65 (4.94%) EMC
9 59 (4.48%) HP
10 53 (4.03%) New Relic
11 52 (3.95%) Salesforce.com
12 49 (3.72%) Informatica
12 49 (3.72%) SAP
13 44 (3.34%) Red Hat
14 39 (2.96%) Cognos
15 38 (2.89%) IBM
15 38 (2.89%) Dell
16 36 (2.74%) Splunk
17 35 (2.66%) NetApp
18 34 (2.58%) Vertica
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Send
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: 50 - 55k
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Salary: £35k - 45k per year + excellent benefits
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Salary: £35to 70k
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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York, North Yorkshire
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Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + excellent training
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Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: Yesterday
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
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Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym, Travel + more!
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