The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Cloud Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Engineer
Rank 507 686 812
Rank change year-on-year
+179 +126
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 455 284 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.26% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.27% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 368 211 148
Median salary £56,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £60,800
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 Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
90823 105550 110058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.22% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76065 87949 88918
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cloud Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Cloud Engineer in the job title.

Cloud Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cloud Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Engineer within the UK.

Cloud Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Cloud Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cloud Engineer over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 within the UK.

Cloud Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Cloud Engineer
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 Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 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 +177 433 £57,500 +15.00% 59
London +129 171 £60,000 +3.44% 23
South East +105 160 £55,000 +10.00% 14
Berkshire +68 75 £57,500 -4.16% 4
Reading +43 68 £57,500 -4.16% 3
Surrey +39 39 £55,000 +29.41% 8
East of England +25 35 £50,000 +16.27% 10
West Midlands +11 30 £45,000 +28.57% 2
City of London +88 29 £56,250 -6.25% 7
Hampshire +18 20 £48,750 -2.50% 1
Coventry +8 16 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Farnborough +4 15 £45,000 -25.00%
Yorkshire +31 14 £43,750 -10.25% 4
West Yorkshire +27 14 £43,750 -5.40% 2
North West +18 14 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Leeds +31 12 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Hertfordshire +25 12 £56,250 -2.17% 3
Oxfordshire -4 12 £50,000 -18.36%
Manchester -1 11 £50,000 +25.00% 2
South West -24 11 £37,500 -34.78% 3
Birmingham - 11 £62,500 -
East Sussex - 11 £45,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +15 10 £48,750 +39.28% 1
Scotland +31 9 £37,000 -1.33% 1
Cambridge +16 9 £30,000 -33.33% 6
East Midlands +13 9 £40,000 +14.28%
Cambridgeshire +9 9 £30,000 -33.33% 6
Woking - 8 £53,750 - 3
South Wales +21 6 - - 1
Wales +10 6 - - 1

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Cloud Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Cloud Engineer in the job title.

1 529 (59.17%) Linux
2 486 (54.36%) Amazon AWS
3 409 (45.75%) Windows
4 348 (38.93%) Puppet
5 311 (34.79%) DevOps
6 304 (34.00%) VMware
7 276 (30.87%) Python
8 259 (28.97%) Opscode Chef
9 250 (27.96%) VMware Infrastructure
10 249 (27.85%) Microsoft Azure
11 223 (24.94%) PowerShell
12 190 (21.25%) Agile Software Development
13 188 (21.03%) Microsoft
14 177 (19.80%) SaaS
15 174 (19.46%) Ansible
16 164 (18.34%) Windows Server
17 154 (17.23%) Configuration Management
18 152 (17.00%) Red Hat
19 140 (15.66%) Web Services
20 139 (15.55%) Firewall
21 138 (15.44%) Java
21 138 (15.44%) Ruby
22 135 (15.10%) Perl
22 135 (15.10%) ITIL
22 135 (15.10%) Data Centre
23 130 (14.54%) Bash Shell
23 130 (14.54%) Hyper-V
24 129 (14.43%) MySQL
25 127 (14.21%) Git (software)
26 125 (13.98%) Active Directory

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
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
1 104 (11.63%) Apache
2 74 (8.28%) Tomcat
3 62 (6.94%) OpenStack
4 41 (4.59%) nginx
5 40 (4.47%) IIS
6 37 (4.14%) WebLogic
7 33 (3.69%) JBoss
8 29 (3.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 29 (3.24%) WebSphere
9 28 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
10 25 (2.80%) Elasticsearch
11 21 (2.35%) Confluence
12 20 (2.24%) Drupal
13 18 (2.01%) Apache Spark
14 17 (1.90%) Eucalyptus
15 16 (1.79%) Cloud Foundry
16 14 (1.57%) CloudStack
16 14 (1.57%) SharePoint
17 7 (0.78%) Jetty
18 5 (0.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 101 (11.30%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.67%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.56%) MS Office
4 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.11%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 486 (54.36%) Amazon AWS
2 249 (27.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 177 (19.80%) SaaS
4 101 (11.30%) PaaS
5 87 (9.73%) IaaS
6 70 (7.83%) Amazon EC2
7 40 (4.47%) Office 365
8 39 (4.36%) Google Cloud Platform
9 38 (4.25%) Amazon S3
10 36 (4.03%) Cloud Computing
11 35 (3.91%) AWS CloudFormation
11 35 (3.91%) AWS Lambda
12 32 (3.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 28 (3.13%) GitHub
14 23 (2.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 22 (2.46%) OpenShift
16 18 (2.01%) CloudFront
17 15 (1.68%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 11 (1.23%) Amazon SQS
19 9 (1.01%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 139 (15.55%) Firewall
2 112 (12.53%) SAN
3 100 (11.19%) TCP/IP
4 82 (9.17%) DNS
5 52 (5.82%) LDAP
6 47 (5.26%) VPN
7 39 (4.36%) HTTP
7 39 (4.36%) Internet
7 39 (4.36%) NAS
8 35 (3.91%) WAN
9 32 (3.58%) Cisco Nexus
10 28 (3.13%) LAN
11 26 (2.91%) SMTP
12 21 (2.35%) FTP
12 21 (2.35%) VoIP
13 20 (2.24%) Network Security
14 16 (1.79%) IPsec
15 15 (1.68%) SSL
16 13 (1.45%) DHCP
16 13 (1.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (14.43%) MySQL
2 124 (13.87%) SQL Server
3 74 (8.28%) Relational Database
4 41 (4.59%) Amazon RDS
5 40 (4.47%) MongoDB
6 34 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
7 33 (3.69%) NoSQL
8 32 (3.58%) Hadoop
9 31 (3.47%) Big Data
10 29 (3.24%) MariaDB
11 28 (3.13%) RDBMS
12 21 (2.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 18 (2.01%) Redis
14 17 (1.90%) Oracle Database
15 13 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
16 10 (1.12%) Amazon Redshift
17 9 (1.01%) Apache Hive
18 8 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
19 7 (0.78%) InfluxDB
19 7 (0.78%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 127 (14.21%) Git (software)
2 119 (13.31%) Jenkins
3 43 (4.81%) JIRA
4 30 (3.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 28 (3.13%) Subversion
6 24 (2.68%) Maven
7 23 (2.57%) Visual Studio
8 22 (2.46%) Sonatype Nexus
8 22 (2.46%) TeamCity
9 21 (2.35%) Octopus Deploy
10 13 (1.45%) Flexmojos
11 11 (1.23%) Visual Studio Code
12 8 (0.89%) Hudson
12 8 (0.89%) RSpec
12 8 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (0.67%) Bitbucket
13 6 (0.67%) Vagrant
14 4 (0.45%) Cucumber
15 3 (0.34%) Artifactory
16 2 (0.22%) Selenium
General
1 102 (11.41%) Finance
2 59 (6.60%) Telecoms
3 34 (3.80%) Publishing
4 32 (3.58%) Manufacturing
5 29 (3.24%) Retail
6 24 (2.68%) Banking
7 20 (2.24%) Law
8 14 (1.57%) Games
9 12 (1.34%) Legal
10 7 (0.78%) Marketing
10 7 (0.78%) Online Betting
11 5 (0.56%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.34%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.22%) Electronics
13 2 (0.22%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.11%) Advertising
14 1 (0.11%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (15.66%) Web Services
2 79 (8.84%) LAMP
3 59 (6.60%) Node.js
4 46 (5.15%) HTML
5 37 (4.14%) Middleware
6 35 (3.91%) .NET
7 27 (3.02%) JSON
8 22 (2.46%) ASP.NET
8 22 (2.46%) ELK Stack
9 21 (2.35%) CSS
9 21 (2.35%) LEMP Stack
9 21 (2.35%) SOAP
10 17 (1.90%) Sensu
11 15 (1.68%) .NET Framework
11 15 (1.68%) HTML5
12 14 (1.57%) RESTful
13 13 (1.45%) Entity Framework
14 12 (1.34%) AngularJS
15 11 (1.23%) REST
16 10 (1.12%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 135 (15.10%) Data Centre
2 49 (5.48%) Hybrid Cloud
3 46 (5.15%) Computer Science
4 42 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (4.70%) Public Cloud
5 37 (4.14%) Clustering
6 34 (3.80%) Replication
7 30 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
8 25 (2.80%) Enterprise Cloud
9 24 (2.68%) Private Cloud
10 23 (2.57%) Fintech
11 20 (2.24%) Cloud Native
12 17 (1.90%) User Experience
12 17 (1.90%) Visualisation
13 12 (1.34%) Management Information System
14 11 (1.23%) EMC VNX
14 11 (1.23%) iPad
14 11 (1.23%) PKI
15 9 (1.01%) Online Games
15 9 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 529 (59.17%) Linux
2 409 (45.75%) Windows
3 164 (18.34%) Windows Server
4 121 (13.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 92 (10.29%) Unix
6 82 (9.17%) CentOS
7 73 (8.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 45 (5.03%) Ubuntu
9 31 (3.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 29 (3.24%) Windows Server 2003
11 23 (2.57%) Debian
12 19 (2.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 17 (1.90%) VMS
14 9 (1.01%) Mac OS X
14 9 (1.01%) Windows 7
15 5 (0.56%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.34%) Android
16 3 (0.34%) Mesosphere
16 3 (0.34%) Windows 10
16 3 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (34.79%) DevOps
2 190 (21.25%) Agile Software Development
3 154 (17.23%) Configuration Management
4 135 (15.10%) ITIL
5 107 (11.97%) Continuous Integration
6 91 (10.18%) Open Source
7 66 (7.38%) Software Engineering
8 62 (6.94%) High Availability
9 59 (6.60%) Migration
10 41 (4.59%) E-Commerce
11 38 (4.25%) Mentoring
12 37 (4.14%) Web Operations
13 36 (4.03%) SDLC
14 35 (3.91%) Analytics
14 35 (3.91%) TDD
15 32 (3.58%) Incident Management
15 32 (3.58%) Scrum
16 31 (3.47%) Capacity Planning
17 30 (3.36%) Load Balancing
18 29 (3.24%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 276 (30.87%) Python
2 223 (24.94%) PowerShell
3 138 (15.44%) Java
3 138 (15.44%) Ruby
4 135 (15.10%) Perl
5 130 (14.54%) Bash Shell
6 100 (11.19%) SQL
7 89 (9.96%) JavaScript
8 56 (6.26%) PHP
9 38 (4.25%) C
10 37 (4.14%) C#
11 28 (3.13%) Shell Script
12 20 (2.24%) C++
13 8 (0.89%) Scala
14 7 (0.78%) Groovy
15 6 (0.67%) T-SQL
16 5 (0.56%) Go
17 4 (0.45%) VB.NET
17 4 (0.45%) VBScript
18 2 (0.22%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 79 (8.84%) Degree
2 61 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
3 58 (6.49%) CCNA
4 49 (5.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 44 (4.92%) Security Cleared
6 33 (3.69%) SC Cleared
7 25 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (2.57%) CCNP
9 19 (2.13%) AWS Certification
10 17 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
11 15 (1.68%) DV Cleared
11 15 (1.68%) MCSE
12 12 (1.34%) MCSA
13 11 (1.23%) CCIE
13 11 (1.23%) CCIP
13 11 (1.23%) CCSP
14 8 (0.89%) MCITP
14 8 (0.89%) RHCA
15 6 (0.67%) MCP
16 5 (0.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.91%) QA
1 35 (3.91%) SLA
2 9 (1.01%) HIPAA
2 9 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 250 (27.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 130 (14.54%) Hyper-V
3 125 (13.98%) Active Directory
4 114 (12.75%) vSphere
5 100 (11.19%) Docker
6 63 (7.05%) vCloud
7 28 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
8 25 (2.80%) Varnish
9 17 (1.90%) GlusterFS
9 17 (1.90%) XenDesktop
10 16 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
10 16 (1.79%) VMware ESX
10 16 (1.79%) XenApp
11 14 (1.57%) Xen
12 13 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
13 9 (1.01%) KVM
14 7 (0.78%) HDFS
15 5 (0.56%) Apache Flume
15 5 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
16 4 (0.45%) Squid
Systems Management
1 348 (38.93%) Puppet
2 259 (28.97%) Opscode Chef
3 174 (19.46%) Ansible
4 52 (5.82%) Salt
5 48 (5.37%) Nagios
5 48 (5.37%) SCCM
6 30 (3.36%) Kubernetes
7 29 (3.24%) Mesos
8 28 (3.13%) OpenAM
9 23 (2.57%) CFEngine
10 21 (2.35%) Cacti
10 21 (2.35%) Rundeck
11 20 (2.24%) Kibana
12 18 (2.01%) vRealize
13 17 (1.90%) Ganglia
13 17 (1.90%) OpenView
13 17 (1.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 16 (1.79%) PowerCLI
14 16 (1.79%) SCVMM
14 16 (1.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 304 (34.00%) VMware
2 188 (21.03%) Microsoft
3 152 (17.00%) Red Hat
4 118 (13.20%) Cisco
5 83 (9.28%) Oracle
6 59 (6.60%) Splunk
7 48 (5.37%) Google
8 38 (4.25%) Citrix
9 32 (3.58%) F5
10 30 (3.36%) EMC
11 28 (3.13%) HP
11 28 (3.13%) Sun
12 26 (2.91%) NetApp
13 25 (2.80%) BMC
14 23 (2.57%) Dell
15 18 (2.01%) CheckPoint
16 17 (1.90%) Rackspace
17 16 (1.79%) IBM
18 15 (1.68%) Sonatype
19 14 (1.57%) Huawei
Fareham, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + excellent training, progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rhondda Cynon Taff
CPS Group UK
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Flexible working
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Stock options + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum DOE Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 50,000-55,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus 15% bonus, shares and good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JWResource
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £45k - 60k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £38k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000- 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 17 days ago