The table below looks at the statistics for the Cloud Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Engineer
Rank 843 845 845
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 56 28 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.026% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.028% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 49 24 37
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £35,750 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Cloud Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 29 August 2014 within the UK.

Cloud Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Cloud Engineer
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
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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 -11 51 £46,250 +8.82% 12
London +17 30 £48,250 -3.50% 7
North West -5 10 £39,500 +12.85%
Manchester - 10 £39,500 -
City of London - 10 £55,000 - 5
South East -18 9 £50,000 -16.66%
Berkshire -4 6 £50,000 -16.66%
Maidenhead - 5 £50,000 -
Cardiff - 4 £35,000 - 1
South Wales - 4 £35,000 - 1
Wales - 4 £35,000 - 1
Bromley - 3 £40,000 -
Surrey -5 2 £42,750 +6.87%
Altrincham - 2 £45,000 -
New Malden - 2 - -
Cambridge -9 1 £72,500 +81.25% 2
Cambridgeshire -10 1 £72,500 +81.25% 2
East of England -18 1 £72,500 +93.33% 2
Hampshire - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 £47,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £47,500 -
Fordingbridge - 1 - -
Godalming - 1 £43,000 -

Cloud Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Cloud Engineer in their job title 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 with Cloud Engineer in their job title.

1 105 (70.47%) Linux
2 66 (44.30%) Windows
3 52 (34.90%) VMware
4 48 (32.21%) Amazon AWS
5 42 (28.19%) Puppet
6 40 (26.85%) Opscode Chef
7 37 (24.83%) SQL
8 35 (23.49%) SaaS
9 34 (22.82%) DevOps
10 33 (22.15%) VMware Infrastructure
10 33 (22.15%) DNS
11 32 (21.48%) SQL Server
11 32 (21.48%) Firewall
12 31 (20.81%) Nagios
12 31 (20.81%) Web Services
13 30 (20.13%) Amazon EC2
14 26 (17.45%) Security Cleared
14 26 (17.45%) UNIX
14 26 (17.45%) Apache
15 25 (16.78%) Internet
15 25 (16.78%) PowerShell
15 25 (16.78%) Ruby
15 25 (16.78%) vCloud
16 24 (16.11%) Open Source
16 24 (16.11%) Python
17 22 (14.77%) .NET
17 22 (14.77%) Cisco
17 22 (14.77%) SMTP
17 22 (14.77%) Software Engineering
18 20 (13.42%) Microsoft

Cloud Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Cloud Engineer in their job title 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 with Cloud Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (17.45%) Apache
2 14 (9.40%) nginx
2 14 (9.40%) IIS
3 7 (4.70%) Drupal
4 5 (3.36%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.36%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.36%) Eucalyptus
5 4 (2.68%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.01%) CMS
6 3 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (0.67%) Jetty
7 1 (0.67%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.67%) WordPress
7 1 (0.67%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.67%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (7.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 48 (32.21%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (23.49%) SaaS
3 30 (20.13%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (9.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (9.40%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (6.71%) PaaS
6 9 (6.04%) IaaS
7 8 (5.37%) Rackspace Cloud
8 6 (4.03%) Google App Engine
9 3 (2.01%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (0.67%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 33 (22.15%) DNS
2 32 (21.48%) Firewall
3 25 (16.78%) Internet
4 22 (14.77%) SMTP
5 11 (7.38%) TCP/IP
6 9 (6.04%) HTTP
7 8 (5.37%) VPN
8 4 (2.68%) SAN
9 3 (2.01%) VLAN
10 2 (1.34%) iSCSI
10 2 (1.34%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.34%) NAS
10 2 (1.34%) Wireless
10 2 (1.34%) LDAP
11 1 (0.67%) WAN
11 1 (0.67%) FTP
11 1 (0.67%) SNMP
11 1 (0.67%) IPsec
11 1 (0.67%) BIG-IP
11 1 (0.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (21.48%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.07%) Big Data
3 10 (6.71%) MySQL
4 6 (4.03%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (3.36%) DB2
6 3 (2.01%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.34%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.34%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (9.40%) JMeter
2 13 (8.72%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.03%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.03%) TeamCity
4 5 (3.36%) Subversion
5 3 (2.01%) Maven
6 1 (0.67%) JIRA
General
1 18 (12.08%) Finance
2 8 (5.37%) Billing
3 6 (4.03%) Marketing
4 4 (2.68%) Games
4 4 (2.68%) Electronics
5 3 (2.01%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.01%) Welsh Language
6 2 (1.34%) Banking
6 2 (1.34%) Back Office
6 2 (1.34%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.67%) Law
7 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (20.81%) Web Services
2 22 (14.77%) .NET
3 9 (6.04%) LAMP
4 8 (5.37%) Ruby on Rails
5 7 (4.70%) RESTful
5 7 (4.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (4.03%) J2EE
7 5 (3.36%) Sensu
8 2 (1.34%) REST
8 2 (1.34%) Spring
8 2 (1.34%) Middleware
9 1 (0.67%) Ajax
9 1 (0.67%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.67%) CSS
9 1 (0.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.11%) Open Source
2 13 (8.72%) Smartphone
3 12 (8.05%) Blog
4 8 (5.37%) Client/Server
5 7 (4.70%) Data Integration
5 7 (4.70%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.03%) Replication
7 5 (3.36%) Social Media
8 4 (2.68%) Hedge funds
9 3 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (2.01%) Clustering
10 1 (0.67%) DTV
10 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 105 (70.47%) Linux
2 66 (44.30%) Windows
3 26 (17.45%) UNIX
4 14 (9.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (8.72%) Ubuntu
6 10 (6.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (4.70%) CentOS
8 4 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.01%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (2.01%) Android
10 2 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.34%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (22.82%) DevOps
2 22 (14.77%) Software Engineering
3 15 (10.07%) Problem Management
4 14 (9.40%) Load Balancing
4 14 (9.40%) Load Testing
5 10 (6.71%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (6.71%) E-Commerce
5 10 (6.71%) Configuration Management
5 10 (6.71%) Project Management
6 9 (6.04%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (6.04%) Product Management
6 9 (6.04%) Capacity Management
7 8 (5.37%) Service Management
7 8 (5.37%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (4.70%) Information Security
8 7 (4.70%) Data Analysis
9 6 (4.03%) MVC
9 6 (4.03%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (3.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (3.36%) OO
Programming Languages
1 37 (24.83%) SQL
2 25 (16.78%) Ruby
2 25 (16.78%) PowerShell
3 24 (16.11%) Python
4 16 (10.74%) Perl
5 12 (8.05%) C#
6 11 (7.38%) Java
7 10 (6.71%) JavaScript
7 10 (6.71%) PHP
7 10 (6.71%) Bash Shell
8 6 (4.03%) VBScript
9 4 (2.68%) C++
10 3 (2.01%) Korn
11 2 (1.34%) C
11 2 (1.34%) VB
12 1 (0.67%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 26 (17.45%) Security Cleared
2 18 (12.08%) SC Cleared
3 14 (9.40%) DV Cleared
4 13 (8.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (5.37%) Degree
6 6 (4.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (4.03%) MCITP
7 5 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.68%) CCNA
9 2 (1.34%) MCSE
9 2 (1.34%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.41%) QA
2 5 (3.36%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (22.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (16.78%) vCloud
3 13 (8.72%) vSphere
3 13 (8.72%) Hyper-V
4 10 (6.71%) Active Directory
5 5 (3.36%) Varnish
6 3 (2.01%) XenServer
7 2 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.34%) KVM
8 1 (0.67%) Xen
8 1 (0.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 42 (28.19%) Puppet
2 40 (26.85%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (20.81%) Nagios
4 12 (8.05%) ZABBIX
5 10 (6.71%) Ansible
6 7 (4.70%) Capistrano
6 7 (4.70%) Salt
7 6 (4.03%) Pingdom
8 5 (3.36%) OpenView
8 5 (3.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 5 (3.36%) Cacti
8 5 (3.36%) Ganglia
9 3 (2.01%) Backup Exec
9 3 (2.01%) WSUS
9 3 (2.01%) Vagrant
9 3 (2.01%) logstash
10 2 (1.34%) Zenoss
10 2 (1.34%) Kibana
10 2 (1.34%) Graylog2
11 1 (0.67%) Plesk
Vendors
1 52 (34.90%) VMware
2 22 (14.77%) Cisco
3 20 (13.42%) Microsoft
4 14 (9.40%) Red Hat
5 12 (8.05%) Google
6 11 (7.38%) EMC
7 10 (6.71%) New Relic
8 9 (6.04%) Oracle
9 8 (5.37%) HP
10 7 (4.70%) Splunk
10 7 (4.70%) Twitter
11 6 (4.03%) Incapsula
11 6 (4.03%) Dell
12 5 (3.36%) Citrix
12 5 (3.36%) BMC
12 5 (3.36%) Symantec
13 3 (2.01%) NetApp
13 3 (2.01%) Rackspace
13 3 (2.01%) Brocade
13 3 (2.01%) Veeam
London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + 20% bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Exponential-e
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bens pens. health
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Cloudreach
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + excellent bonuses + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago