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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Engineer
Rank 503 700 806
Rank change year-on-year
+197 +106
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 451 278 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.47% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.26% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 378 187 171
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.36% +5.55%

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
92868 105229 112076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 78150 87307 90374
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +198 436 £55,000 +10.00% 52
London +166 187 £60,000 - 24
South East +66 142 £55,000 -2.22% 14
Berkshire +17 67 £57,500 -8.00% 8
Reading +22 63 £57,500 -8.00% 7
East of England +21 36 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Surrey +48 30 £55,000 +15.78% 2
City of London +74 29 £55,000 -4.34% 8
Hampshire +19 26 £52,500 +10.52% 3
Yorkshire +48 20 £35,000 -17.64% 1
West Midlands +4 19 £42,500 +21.42% 3
North West +27 18 £46,000 +15.00% 5
Farnborough +9 17 £52,500 -12.50% 2
West Yorkshire +29 15 - - 1
Manchester +2 14 £48,750 +21.87% 4
Hertfordshire +28 13 £58,500 +1.73% 1
Leeds - 13 - - 1
Bedfordshire +18 11 £47,500 +35.71%
East Midlands +13 11 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Coventry +6 11 £38,500 +10.00% 1
Oxfordshire -6 11 £50,000 -
South West -38 11 £39,000 -42.22%
Scotland +21 8 £35,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +9 8 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Cambridge +8 8 £37,500 -16.66%
Egham - 7 £55,000 -
East Sussex - 7 £60,000 - 1
Birmingham -13 6 £58,750 +56.66% 1
Edinburgh - 6 £32,781 -
Northampton +10 5 £38,500 +10.00%

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 539 (59.89%) Linux
2 480 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
3 414 (46.00%) Windows
4 317 (35.22%) Puppet
5 312 (34.67%) DevOps
6 301 (33.44%) VMware
7 296 (32.89%) Python
8 260 (28.89%) Microsoft Azure
9 249 (27.67%) Opscode Chef
10 246 (27.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 199 (22.11%) Agile Software Development
12 195 (21.67%) Microsoft
13 194 (21.56%) PowerShell
14 179 (19.89%) Ansible
15 176 (19.56%) SaaS
16 169 (18.78%) Red Hat
17 164 (18.22%) Java
17 164 (18.22%) Windows Server
18 153 (17.00%) Configuration Management
19 147 (16.33%) Ruby
20 143 (15.89%) Web Services
21 139 (15.44%) Data Centre
22 137 (15.22%) Perl
23 136 (15.11%) Firewall
23 136 (15.11%) Bash Shell
24 135 (15.00%) ITIL
25 134 (14.89%) MySQL
26 133 (14.78%) Active Directory
26 133 (14.78%) Git (software)
27 129 (14.33%) SQL Server

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
1 103 (11.44%) Apache
2 78 (8.67%) Tomcat
3 66 (7.33%) OpenStack
4 44 (4.89%) IIS
5 37 (4.11%) nginx
6 30 (3.33%) WebLogic
7 26 (2.89%) CloudStack
7 26 (2.89%) JBoss
8 23 (2.56%) Cloud Foundry
9 21 (2.33%) Confluence
9 21 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
9 21 (2.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 20 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
10 20 (2.22%) Drupal
10 20 (2.22%) WebSphere
11 17 (1.89%) Apache Spark
11 17 (1.89%) Eucalyptus
12 12 (1.33%) SharePoint
13 9 (1.00%) Jetty
14 7 (0.78%) CMS
Applications
1 101 (11.22%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.78%) MS Office
3 5 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 480 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
2 260 (28.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 176 (19.56%) SaaS
4 99 (11.00%) PaaS
5 79 (8.78%) IaaS
6 64 (7.11%) Amazon EC2
7 42 (4.67%) Google Cloud Platform
8 39 (4.33%) AWS Lambda
9 37 (4.11%) Office 365
10 36 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
11 35 (3.89%) Amazon S3
12 34 (3.78%) AWS CloudFormation
13 33 (3.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 28 (3.11%) OpenShift
15 27 (3.00%) GitHub
16 18 (2.00%) CloudFront
17 15 (1.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 15 (1.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 12 (1.33%) Amazon Glacier
19 11 (1.22%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 136 (15.11%) Firewall
2 105 (11.67%) SAN
3 93 (10.33%) TCP/IP
4 91 (10.11%) DNS
5 47 (5.22%) Internet
6 46 (5.11%) LDAP
7 40 (4.44%) VPN
8 37 (4.11%) WAN
9 36 (4.00%) NAS
10 35 (3.89%) Cisco Nexus
11 32 (3.56%) HTTP
12 30 (3.33%) LAN
13 26 (2.89%) SMTP
14 24 (2.67%) VoIP
15 23 (2.56%) Network Security
16 18 (2.00%) Cisco IOS
17 17 (1.89%) FTP
18 15 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
18 15 (1.67%) Wireless
19 13 (1.44%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (14.89%) MySQL
2 129 (14.33%) SQL Server
3 63 (7.00%) Relational Database
4 53 (5.89%) MongoDB
5 45 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
6 41 (4.56%) Amazon RDS
7 38 (4.22%) NoSQL
8 35 (3.89%) Big Data
8 35 (3.89%) Hadoop
9 31 (3.44%) MariaDB
10 24 (2.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 22 (2.44%) Redis
12 20 (2.22%) RDBMS
13 17 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
14 13 (1.44%) Amazon Redshift
14 13 (1.44%) Oracle Database
14 13 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
15 12 (1.33%) Informix
15 12 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
16 11 (1.22%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 133 (14.78%) Git (software)
2 127 (14.11%) Jenkins
3 47 (5.22%) JIRA
4 39 (4.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 30 (3.33%) Subversion
6 22 (2.44%) Maven
7 20 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
8 18 (2.00%) TeamCity
9 17 (1.89%) Visual Studio
10 15 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
11 11 (1.22%) Hudson
12 10 (1.11%) Bitbucket
12 10 (1.11%) Flexmojos
12 10 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (0.89%) RSpec
14 7 (0.78%) Vagrant
15 5 (0.56%) Artifactory
15 5 (0.56%) Cucumber
15 5 (0.56%) Visual Studio Code
16 3 (0.33%) Selenium
General
1 98 (10.89%) Finance
2 55 (6.11%) Telecoms
3 36 (4.00%) Publishing
3 36 (4.00%) Retail
4 34 (3.78%) Manufacturing
5 20 (2.22%) Law
6 18 (2.00%) Banking
7 10 (1.11%) Games
8 9 (1.00%) Marketing
9 8 (0.89%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.78%) Legal
11 6 (0.67%) Online Betting
12 5 (0.56%) Electronics
13 2 (0.22%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.22%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.11%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (15.89%) Web Services
2 66 (7.33%) LAMP
3 57 (6.33%) Node.js
4 40 (4.44%) HTML
5 34 (3.78%) .NET
6 33 (3.67%) JSON
6 33 (3.67%) Middleware
7 20 (2.22%) ELK Stack
8 18 (2.00%) LEMP Stack
9 17 (1.89%) ASP.NET
9 17 (1.89%) CSS
9 17 (1.89%) Sensu
10 15 (1.67%) ActiveMQ
11 14 (1.56%) REST
11 14 (1.56%) SOAP
12 11 (1.22%) AngularJS
12 11 (1.22%) RESTful
13 10 (1.11%) HTML5
13 10 (1.11%) JDBC
13 10 (1.11%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 139 (15.44%) Data Centre
2 53 (5.89%) Computer Science
3 43 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (4.78%) Clustering
3 43 (4.78%) Hybrid Cloud
4 42 (4.67%) Public Cloud
5 34 (3.78%) Replication
6 33 (3.67%) Private Cloud
7 24 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
8 23 (2.56%) Enterprise Cloud
9 20 (2.22%) Cloud Native
9 20 (2.22%) User Experience
10 19 (2.11%) Fintech
11 16 (1.78%) Management Information System
12 15 (1.67%) iPad
12 15 (1.67%) PKI
12 15 (1.67%) Virtual Team
13 13 (1.44%) Visualisation
14 10 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
15 9 (1.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 539 (59.89%) Linux
2 414 (46.00%) Windows
3 164 (18.22%) Windows Server
4 113 (12.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 99 (11.00%) Unix
6 81 (9.00%) CentOS
7 74 (8.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 36 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 35 (3.89%) Ubuntu
10 32 (3.56%) Windows Server 2003
11 19 (2.11%) Debian
12 16 (1.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 14 (1.56%) VMS
14 12 (1.33%) Mac OS X
15 11 (1.22%) Windows 7
16 8 (0.89%) Mesosphere
17 5 (0.56%) Android
17 5 (0.56%) Apple iOS
18 4 (0.44%) CoreOS
19 3 (0.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 312 (34.67%) DevOps
2 199 (22.11%) Agile Software Development
3 153 (17.00%) Configuration Management
4 135 (15.00%) ITIL
5 108 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
6 96 (10.67%) Open Source
7 72 (8.00%) Software Engineering
8 60 (6.67%) High Availability
9 49 (5.44%) Migration
10 46 (5.11%) TDD
11 44 (4.89%) Mentoring
12 40 (4.44%) Incident Management
13 39 (4.33%) E-Commerce
14 38 (4.22%) Analytics
15 36 (4.00%) Scrum
16 35 (3.89%) SDLC
17 31 (3.44%) Capacity Planning
17 31 (3.44%) Load Balancing
18 28 (3.11%) Disaster Recovery
18 28 (3.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 296 (32.89%) Python
2 194 (21.56%) PowerShell
3 164 (18.22%) Java
4 147 (16.33%) Ruby
5 137 (15.22%) Perl
6 136 (15.11%) Bash Shell
7 101 (11.22%) SQL
8 83 (9.22%) JavaScript
9 54 (6.00%) PHP
10 34 (3.78%) C
11 33 (3.67%) C#
12 27 (3.00%) C++
13 26 (2.89%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.00%) Go
15 7 (0.78%) Groovy
16 6 (0.67%) Scala
17 4 (0.44%) VBScript
18 2 (0.22%) AWK
18 2 (0.22%) Tcl
18 2 (0.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 82 (9.11%) Degree
2 65 (7.22%) Cisco Certification
3 54 (6.00%) CCNA
4 51 (5.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 41 (4.56%) Security Cleared
6 35 (3.89%) CCNP
7 32 (3.56%) SC Cleared
8 22 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (2.22%) CCIE
10 18 (2.00%) DV Cleared
11 17 (1.89%) AWS Certification
11 17 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
12 15 (1.67%) CCSP
13 13 (1.44%) CCIP
13 13 (1.44%) MCSE
14 11 (1.22%) MCSA
15 8 (0.89%) RHCA
16 6 (0.67%) MCITP
17 5 (0.56%) MCP
18 4 (0.44%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.22%) QA
2 32 (3.56%) SLA
3 9 (1.00%) HIPAA
3 9 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 246 (27.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 133 (14.78%) Active Directory
3 122 (13.56%) Hyper-V
4 105 (11.67%) Docker
5 97 (10.78%) vSphere
6 57 (6.33%) vCloud
7 24 (2.67%) Varnish
8 21 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
9 20 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
10 19 (2.11%) VMware ESX
11 18 (2.00%) XenApp
12 17 (1.89%) GlusterFS
12 17 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
12 17 (1.89%) XenDesktop
13 14 (1.56%) Xen
14 10 (1.11%) KVM
15 9 (1.00%) HDFS
16 7 (0.78%) Apache Flume
17 5 (0.56%) NFS
18 4 (0.44%) Squid
Systems Management
1 317 (35.22%) Puppet
2 249 (27.67%) Opscode Chef
3 179 (19.89%) Ansible
4 62 (6.89%) Salt
5 60 (6.67%) Nagios
6 44 (4.89%) SCCM
7 32 (3.56%) Mesos
8 30 (3.33%) Kubernetes
9 29 (3.22%) Cacti
10 23 (2.56%) CFEngine
11 21 (2.33%) ZABBIX
12 20 (2.22%) OpenAM
12 20 (2.22%) vRealize
13 19 (2.11%) Rundeck
14 17 (1.89%) Ganglia
14 17 (1.89%) Grafana
14 17 (1.89%) Graphite
14 17 (1.89%) Kibana
14 17 (1.89%) OpenView
14 17 (1.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 301 (33.44%) VMware
2 195 (21.67%) Microsoft
3 169 (18.78%) Red Hat
4 128 (14.22%) Cisco
5 83 (9.22%) Oracle
6 65 (7.22%) Splunk
7 51 (5.67%) Google
8 40 (4.44%) F5
9 38 (4.22%) Citrix
10 29 (3.22%) HP
11 25 (2.78%) EMC
12 24 (2.67%) BMC
13 22 (2.44%) Dell
14 21 (2.33%) NetApp
15 20 (2.22%) Sun
16 19 (2.11%) CheckPoint
17 18 (2.00%) IBM
18 17 (1.89%) Rackspace
19 14 (1.56%) Sophos
20 13 (1.44%) AppDynamics
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + excellent training, progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits, funded certs
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JWResource
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Montash
Salary: £53000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonu
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 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
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JWResource
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Stock options + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + + bonus + on call allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus (10-15%) + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum £20-30k
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Leidos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago