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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Engineer
Rank 520 690 797
Rank change year-on-year
+170 +107
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 446 300 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.28% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 366 218 165
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,280 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -

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
94503 106017 112388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79488 87462 91612
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +133 427 £55,000 +10.00% 49
London +160 201 £60,000 +6.66% 27
South East +31 129 £55,000 +10.00% 12
Berkshire +10 55 £57,500 +15.00% 7
Reading +17 44 £57,500 +9.52% 7
Surrey +40 31 £55,000 -2.22% 2
Yorkshire +53 30 £35,000 -17.64%
East of England +36 27 £50,000 +42.85% 4
Hampshire -3 27 £50,000 +11.11% 2
City of London +66 24 £55,000 - 7
West Yorkshire +37 16 - -
West Midlands +4 15 £38,000 +8.57% 2
North West +22 14 £46,000 +15.00% 1
Farnborough +1 14 £52,500 +7.69%
East Midlands +12 12 £38,500 +10.00% 2
Leeds - 12 - -
Bedfordshire +26 10 £38,000 +8.57% 2
Manchester +16 10 £48,750 +21.87%
Coventry +9 10 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Scotland +6 10 £30,563 -35.65%
Suffolk +6 9 £55,000 +57.14%
Egham - 9 £55,000 - 1
South West -40 8 £31,500 -42.72% 1
East Sussex - 8 £60,000 - 1
Northampton +16 7 £37,500 +7.14%
Northamptonshire +13 7 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Bedford +10 7 £37,500 +7.14%
Oxfordshire -18 7 £55,000 +18.91%
North Yorkshire - 7 £35,000 -
Brighton - 7 £60,000 -

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 566 (60.47%) Linux
2 516 (55.13%) Amazon AWS
3 418 (44.66%) Windows
4 334 (35.68%) DevOps
5 318 (33.97%) Python
6 317 (33.87%) Puppet
7 302 (32.26%) VMware
8 295 (31.52%) Microsoft Azure
9 248 (26.50%) Opscode Chef
10 237 (25.32%) VMware Infrastructure
11 218 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
12 208 (22.22%) Microsoft
13 193 (20.62%) Ansible
14 187 (19.98%) Red Hat
15 180 (19.23%) Java
16 179 (19.12%) PowerShell
17 163 (17.41%) Web Services
18 159 (16.99%) SaaS
19 156 (16.67%) Ruby
20 153 (16.35%) Configuration Management
21 150 (16.03%) Windows Server
22 148 (15.81%) Git (software)
23 144 (15.38%) MySQL
24 143 (15.28%) Bash Shell
25 139 (14.85%) Jenkins
26 136 (14.53%) Active Directory
26 136 (14.53%) Cisco
27 134 (14.32%) Perl
27 134 (14.32%) SQL Server
28 128 (13.68%) ITIL

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 92 (9.83%) Apache
2 78 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 74 (7.91%) OpenStack
4 42 (4.49%) IIS
5 34 (3.63%) Cloud Foundry
6 33 (3.53%) nginx
7 31 (3.31%) CloudStack
8 27 (2.88%) Confluence
9 24 (2.56%) WebLogic
10 20 (2.14%) JBoss
11 17 (1.82%) Apache Spark
11 17 (1.82%) Drupal
12 16 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
13 14 (1.50%) Eucalyptus
14 13 (1.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 13 (1.39%) SharePoint
15 12 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
15 12 (1.28%) WebSphere
16 10 (1.07%) CMS
17 9 (0.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 86 (9.19%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.96%) MS Office
3 4 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 516 (55.13%) Amazon AWS
2 295 (31.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 159 (16.99%) SaaS
4 93 (9.94%) PaaS
5 64 (6.84%) Amazon EC2
6 62 (6.62%) IaaS
7 43 (4.59%) AWS Lambda
8 42 (4.49%) Google Cloud Platform
9 40 (4.27%) Office 365
10 39 (4.17%) Amazon S3
11 34 (3.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 33 (3.53%) Cloud Computing
13 32 (3.42%) AWS CloudFormation
14 28 (2.99%) OpenShift
15 26 (2.78%) GitHub
16 19 (2.03%) CloudFront
17 17 (1.82%) Amazon Glacier
18 16 (1.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
19 15 (1.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
20 13 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 121 (12.93%) Firewall
2 99 (10.58%) SAN
3 97 (10.36%) DNS
4 83 (8.87%) TCP/IP
5 54 (5.77%) Internet
6 42 (4.49%) WAN
7 40 (4.27%) LAN
8 39 (4.17%) LDAP
9 35 (3.74%) VoIP
10 33 (3.53%) VPN
11 32 (3.42%) NAS
12 30 (3.21%) Cisco Nexus
13 27 (2.88%) HTTP
14 23 (2.46%) SMTP
15 21 (2.24%) Network Security
16 18 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
17 14 (1.50%) Cisco IOS
17 14 (1.50%) Wireless
18 13 (1.39%) BGP
18 13 (1.39%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (15.38%) MySQL
2 134 (14.32%) SQL Server
3 72 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 56 (5.98%) PostgreSQL
5 50 (5.34%) Amazon RDS
6 45 (4.81%) NoSQL
7 42 (4.49%) Relational Database
8 38 (4.06%) Big Data
8 38 (4.06%) MariaDB
9 35 (3.74%) Hadoop
10 31 (3.31%) Redis
11 29 (3.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 26 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
13 21 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
14 19 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
15 18 (1.92%) Informix
16 16 (1.71%) Amazon Redshift
17 12 (1.28%) RDBMS
18 10 (1.07%) Apache Hive
18 10 (1.07%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 148 (15.81%) Git (software)
2 139 (14.85%) Jenkins
3 57 (6.09%) JIRA
4 45 (4.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 29 (3.10%) Subversion
6 22 (2.35%) Maven
7 19 (2.03%) TeamCity
8 18 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
9 16 (1.71%) Visual Studio
10 13 (1.39%) Octopus Deploy
11 11 (1.18%) Bitbucket
11 11 (1.18%) Hudson
11 11 (1.18%) Vagrant
12 10 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (0.96%) Flexmojos
14 8 (0.85%) RSpec
15 7 (0.75%) Artifactory
16 5 (0.53%) Cucumber
16 5 (0.53%) GitLab
17 3 (0.32%) Selenium
General
1 112 (11.97%) Finance
2 49 (5.24%) Telecoms
3 41 (4.38%) Publishing
4 40 (4.27%) Retail
5 36 (3.85%) Manufacturing
6 18 (1.92%) Banking
7 14 (1.50%) Law
8 13 (1.39%) Games
9 12 (1.28%) Financial Institution
10 8 (0.85%) Marketing
11 7 (0.75%) Electronics
12 6 (0.64%) Legal
13 3 (0.32%) Online Betting
14 2 (0.21%) Billing
14 2 (0.21%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.11%) iGaming
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (17.41%) Web Services
2 68 (7.26%) Node.js
3 56 (5.98%) LAMP
4 42 (4.49%) JSON
5 38 (4.06%) .NET
5 38 (4.06%) HTML
6 31 (3.31%) Middleware
7 20 (2.14%) REST
8 18 (1.92%) ActiveMQ
9 17 (1.82%) LEMP Stack
10 16 (1.71%) ASP.NET
10 16 (1.71%) RESTful
11 15 (1.60%) ELK Stack
12 14 (1.50%) AngularJS
12 14 (1.50%) Sensu
13 13 (1.39%) CSS
14 11 (1.18%) JDBC
14 11 (1.18%) JNDI
15 10 (1.07%) .NET Framework
15 10 (1.07%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 123 (13.14%) Data Centre
2 61 (6.52%) Computer Science
3 48 (5.13%) Clustering
4 45 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (4.59%) Public Cloud
6 39 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
6 39 (4.17%) Replication
7 37 (3.95%) Private Cloud
8 24 (2.56%) Fintech
9 23 (2.46%) Cloud Native
10 21 (2.24%) User Experience
11 18 (1.92%) iPad
11 18 (1.92%) PKI
12 16 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
12 16 (1.71%) Management Information System
12 16 (1.71%) Virtual Team
13 15 (1.60%) Enterprise Cloud
13 15 (1.60%) Enterprise Storage
14 14 (1.50%) Visualisation
15 10 (1.07%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 566 (60.47%) Linux
2 418 (44.66%) Windows
3 150 (16.03%) Windows Server
4 127 (13.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 96 (10.26%) Unix
6 93 (9.94%) CentOS
7 61 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 42 (4.49%) Ubuntu
9 32 (3.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 28 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
11 23 (2.46%) Debian
12 16 (1.71%) Mac OS X
13 15 (1.60%) Windows 7
14 14 (1.50%) Mesosphere
15 12 (1.28%) VMS
16 10 (1.07%) Android
16 10 (1.07%) Apple iOS
17 7 (0.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 4 (0.43%) CoreOS
18 4 (0.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (35.68%) DevOps
2 218 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
3 153 (16.35%) Configuration Management
4 128 (13.68%) ITIL
5 109 (11.65%) Continuous Integration
6 89 (9.51%) Open Source
7 79 (8.44%) Software Engineering
8 74 (7.91%) High Availability
9 55 (5.88%) Migration
10 53 (5.66%) TDD
11 49 (5.24%) Mentoring
12 43 (4.59%) Incident Management
13 40 (4.27%) Analytics
13 40 (4.27%) Load Balancing
14 37 (3.95%) Cybersecurity
14 37 (3.95%) Scrum
15 36 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
16 34 (3.63%) Performance Tuning
17 33 (3.53%) Disaster Recovery
18 32 (3.42%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 318 (33.97%) Python
2 180 (19.23%) Java
3 179 (19.12%) PowerShell
4 156 (16.67%) Ruby
5 143 (15.28%) Bash Shell
6 134 (14.32%) Perl
7 115 (12.29%) SQL
8 85 (9.08%) JavaScript
9 57 (6.09%) PHP
10 30 (3.21%) C++
11 29 (3.10%) C
12 28 (2.99%) C#
13 23 (2.46%) Shell Script
14 13 (1.39%) Go
15 6 (0.64%) Groovy
16 5 (0.53%) Scala
17 4 (0.43%) VBScript
18 3 (0.32%) AWK
18 3 (0.32%) sed
19 2 (0.21%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 98 (10.47%) Degree
2 65 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
3 50 (5.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 46 (4.91%) CCNA
5 41 (4.38%) CCNP
6 32 (3.42%) Security Cleared
7 24 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (2.46%) CCIE
9 22 (2.35%) SC Cleared
10 19 (2.03%) AWS Certification
11 18 (1.92%) DV Cleared
12 16 (1.71%) CCSP
13 14 (1.50%) MCSE
14 11 (1.18%) CCIP
15 10 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (1.07%) MCSA
16 8 (0.85%) RHCA
17 5 (0.53%) CCDE
17 5 (0.53%) CCDP
18 4 (0.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.42%) QA
2 20 (2.14%) SLA
3 7 (0.75%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.53%) HIPAA
4 5 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 237 (25.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 136 (14.53%) Active Directory
3 115 (12.29%) Hyper-V
4 109 (11.65%) Docker
5 80 (8.55%) vSphere
6 45 (4.81%) vCloud
7 28 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
8 21 (2.24%) Varnish
9 16 (1.71%) XenApp
10 14 (1.50%) GlusterFS
10 14 (1.50%) VMware ESX
10 14 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
10 14 (1.50%) Xen
10 14 (1.50%) XenDesktop
11 12 (1.28%) KVM
11 12 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
12 10 (1.07%) HDFS
13 8 (0.85%) NFS
14 7 (0.75%) Apache Flume
15 6 (0.64%) Squid
Systems Management
1 317 (33.87%) Puppet
2 248 (26.50%) Opscode Chef
3 193 (20.62%) Ansible
4 73 (7.80%) Nagios
5 63 (6.73%) Salt
6 37 (3.95%) Mesos
7 35 (3.74%) Cacti
7 35 (3.74%) ZABBIX
8 33 (3.53%) SCCM
9 30 (3.21%) Kubernetes
10 24 (2.56%) Graphite
11 21 (2.24%) Grafana
12 19 (2.03%) FortiGate
12 19 (2.03%) Opsview
12 19 (2.03%) vRealize
13 18 (1.92%) CFEngine
14 17 (1.82%) SCVMM
15 16 (1.71%) Ganglia
16 14 (1.50%) OpenView
16 14 (1.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 302 (32.26%) VMware
2 208 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 187 (19.98%) Red Hat
4 136 (14.53%) Cisco
5 91 (9.72%) Oracle
6 76 (8.12%) Splunk
7 55 (5.88%) Google
8 44 (4.70%) F5
9 39 (4.17%) HP
10 35 (3.74%) Citrix
11 26 (2.78%) Dell
12 25 (2.67%) NetApp
13 20 (2.14%) EMC
14 19 (2.03%) BMC
15 17 (1.82%) IBM
16 16 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
17 15 (1.60%) Sophos
18 14 (1.50%) CheckPoint
19 13 (1.39%) AppDynamics
19 13 (1.39%) Rackspace
UK
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits, funded certs
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Maximum £55,000 plus 10% bonus, shares and goo
Posted: 19 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Experis Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus, Training Bursary, Pensi
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus, Training Bursary, Pensi
Posted: Yesterday
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TWH Consulting Ltd
Salary: excellent bonus, Pension and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus+ benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Corby, Northamptonshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum £20-30k
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits (negotiable DOE)
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Annapurna HR
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
McCabe & Barton
Salary: bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 7 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Tui (Ip) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £400.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-55k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Medidata Solutions Inc
Posted: 14 days ago