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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Engineer
Rank 499 590 789
Rank change year-on-year
+91 +199
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 423 406 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.47% 0.38% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.40% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 339 337 169
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
86446 102226 109753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.57% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71817 85217 90858
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +62 396 £57,500 +4.54% 76
South East +103 151 £57,500 +4.54% 19
London +10 145 £60,000 +4.34% 31
Berkshire +51 57 £57,500 -4.16% 8
Surrey +56 56 £62,500 +13.63% 5
Reading +46 52 £62,500 +25.00% 5
North West +5 29 £50,000 +25.00% 10
East of England +25 25 £50,000 -9.09% 6
West Midlands +1 25 £62,500 +85.18% 4
Hampshire +17 22 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Merseyside - 15 £50,000 - 1
Woking +19 14 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Yorkshire +11 13 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Birmingham 0 13 £62,500 -
Manchester -2 13 £51,000 +27.50% 7
Farnborough -9 12 £37,500 -28.57% 2
City of London +23 11 £49,000 -21.60% 5
South West -11 11 £47,500 -13.63% 3
Liverpool - 11 £50,000 - 1
Guildford +33 10 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Hertfordshire +15 10 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Coventry +11 10 £39,750 +13.57% 3
Scotland +28 8 £40,000 -27.27% 1
West Yorkshire +22 8 £38,750 -22.50% 1
Egham +20 8 £70,000 +27.27%
Cambridge +13 8 £32,500 -50.00% 5
Cambridgeshire +1 8 £32,500 -50.00% 5
South Wales +1 7 £42,500 +17.24% 1
Wales -9 7 £42,500 +17.24% 2
Bristol -9 6 £70,000 +27.27% 2

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 476 (54.09%) Linux
2 454 (51.59%) Amazon AWS
3 390 (44.32%) Windows
4 328 (37.27%) Puppet
5 255 (28.98%) Opscode Chef
6 254 (28.86%) VMware
7 245 (27.84%) Python
8 237 (26.93%) Microsoft Azure
9 227 (25.80%) PowerShell
10 221 (25.11%) DevOps
11 203 (23.07%) SaaS
12 198 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
13 194 (22.05%) Microsoft
14 167 (18.98%) Data Centre
15 164 (18.64%) Windows Server
16 162 (18.41%) Firewall
17 151 (17.16%) Web Services
18 148 (16.82%) Agile Software Development
19 147 (16.70%) ITIL
19 147 (16.70%) Ansible
20 143 (16.25%) Bash Shell
21 135 (15.34%) Red Hat
22 134 (15.23%) Configuration Management
22 134 (15.23%) Cisco
23 131 (14.89%) Hyper-V
24 127 (14.43%) Finance
25 124 (14.09%) MySQL
26 123 (13.98%) Perl
27 122 (13.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
28 113 (12.84%) 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 97 (11.02%) Apache
2 68 (7.73%) OpenStack
3 63 (7.16%) Tomcat
4 44 (5.00%) nginx
5 41 (4.66%) IIS
6 35 (3.98%) WebSphere
7 33 (3.75%) JBoss
7 33 (3.75%) WebLogic
8 32 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
8 32 (3.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 31 (3.52%) Elasticsearch
10 22 (2.50%) MS Exchange
10 22 (2.50%) SharePoint
11 17 (1.93%) Skype for Business
12 12 (1.36%) Drupal
12 12 (1.36%) Eucalyptus
12 12 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
13 10 (1.14%) Cloud Foundry
13 10 (1.14%) CloudStack
13 10 (1.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 88 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.39%) MS Office
3 5 (0.57%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.23%) Magento
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.11%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 454 (51.59%) Amazon AWS
2 237 (26.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 203 (23.07%) SaaS
4 110 (12.50%) PaaS
5 104 (11.82%) IaaS
6 69 (7.84%) Office 365
7 50 (5.68%) Amazon EC2
7 50 (5.68%) Cloud Computing
8 35 (3.98%) Google Cloud Platform
9 26 (2.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 25 (2.84%) AWS CloudFormation
11 24 (2.73%) Amazon S3
12 18 (2.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 18 (2.05%) GitHub
13 12 (1.36%) Amazon ELB
13 12 (1.36%) AWS Lambda
13 12 (1.36%) OpenShift
14 11 (1.25%) Amazon SQS
14 11 (1.25%) CloudFront
15 9 (1.02%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 162 (18.41%) Firewall
2 101 (11.48%) SAN
3 90 (10.23%) TCP/IP
4 65 (7.39%) DNS
5 60 (6.82%) VPN
6 50 (5.68%) LDAP
7 41 (4.66%) Cisco Nexus
8 39 (4.43%) HTTP
8 39 (4.43%) Internet
8 39 (4.43%) Network Security
9 37 (4.20%) NAS
10 29 (3.30%) WAN
11 28 (3.18%) Wireless
12 26 (2.95%) Cisco IOS
13 23 (2.61%) IPsec
14 22 (2.50%) LAN
15 20 (2.27%) DHCP
15 20 (2.27%) FTP
15 20 (2.27%) SSL
16 17 (1.93%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (14.09%) MySQL
2 106 (12.05%) SQL Server
3 82 (9.32%) Relational Database
4 36 (4.09%) RDBMS
5 35 (3.98%) MongoDB
6 33 (3.75%) NoSQL
7 31 (3.52%) Big Data
8 30 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
9 24 (2.73%) Amazon RDS
10 20 (2.27%) Hadoop
11 17 (1.93%) Oracle Database
12 12 (1.36%) Redis
13 11 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
14 10 (1.14%) MariaDB
15 8 (0.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 8 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
15 8 (0.91%) Apache Hive
15 8 (0.91%) InfluxDB
16 7 (0.80%) Neo4j
17 5 (0.57%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 92 (10.45%) Git (software)
2 74 (8.41%) Jenkins
3 30 (3.41%) JIRA
4 21 (2.39%) Visual Studio
5 20 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
6 19 (2.16%) Subversion
7 16 (1.82%) TeamCity
8 15 (1.70%) Maven
8 15 (1.70%) Visual Studio Code
9 14 (1.59%) Sonatype Nexus
10 12 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (1.14%) Flexmojos
12 7 (0.80%) Cucumber
12 7 (0.80%) RSpec
13 5 (0.57%) Vagrant
14 4 (0.45%) Hudson
15 2 (0.23%) Talend Open Studio
15 2 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
15 2 (0.23%) VersionOne
16 1 (0.11%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 127 (14.43%) Finance
2 54 (6.14%) Telecoms
3 44 (5.00%) Banking
4 25 (2.84%) Manufacturing
5 20 (2.27%) Publishing
6 19 (2.16%) Retail
7 16 (1.82%) Games
7 16 (1.82%) Law
8 12 (1.36%) Legal
9 10 (1.14%) Marketing
10 8 (0.91%) Electronics
11 7 (0.80%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.80%) Online Betting
12 3 (0.34%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.34%) Billing
12 3 (0.34%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.23%) Advertising
13 2 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.11%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (17.16%) Web Services
2 89 (10.11%) LAMP
3 39 (4.43%) Middleware
4 38 (4.32%) Node.js
5 33 (3.75%) HTML
6 30 (3.41%) .NET
7 27 (3.07%) LEMP Stack
8 25 (2.84%) SOAP
9 22 (2.50%) AngularJS
9 22 (2.50%) CSS
9 22 (2.50%) HTML5
10 17 (1.93%) ELK Stack
11 16 (1.82%) LAPP Stack
12 15 (1.70%) Ruby on Rails
13 14 (1.59%) CSS3
13 14 (1.59%) JSON
14 13 (1.48%) .NET Framework
14 13 (1.48%) ASP.NET
14 13 (1.48%) REST
15 12 (1.36%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 167 (18.98%) Data Centre
2 79 (8.98%) Hybrid Cloud
3 52 (5.91%) Public Cloud
4 48 (5.45%) Private Cloud
5 43 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
6 42 (4.77%) Computer Science
7 38 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
8 29 (3.30%) Fintech
9 20 (2.27%) Enterprise Cloud
10 18 (2.05%) Management Information System
11 17 (1.93%) Clustering
12 16 (1.82%) Replication
13 13 (1.48%) EMC VNX
13 13 (1.48%) User Experience
14 10 (1.14%) Cloud Native
15 9 (1.02%) Mathematics
15 9 (1.02%) Online Games
15 9 (1.02%) PKI
16 7 (0.80%) Life Science
17 6 (0.68%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 476 (54.09%) Linux
2 390 (44.32%) Windows
3 164 (18.64%) Windows Server
4 122 (13.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 72 (8.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 71 (8.07%) Unix
7 70 (7.95%) CentOS
8 46 (5.23%) Ubuntu
9 43 (4.89%) Windows Server 2008
10 39 (4.43%) Debian
11 19 (2.16%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 16 (1.82%) VMS
13 14 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (0.91%) Windows 7
15 6 (0.68%) Android
16 5 (0.57%) Solaris
16 5 (0.57%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.45%) Windows 10
18 2 (0.23%) Apple iOS
18 2 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (25.11%) DevOps
2 148 (16.82%) Agile Software Development
3 147 (16.70%) ITIL
4 134 (15.23%) Configuration Management
5 100 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
6 67 (7.61%) Open Source
7 62 (7.05%) Migration
8 58 (6.59%) Software Engineering
9 50 (5.68%) High Availability
9 50 (5.68%) Presales
10 43 (4.89%) E-Commerce
10 43 (4.89%) Web Operations
11 38 (4.32%) Load Balancing
12 37 (4.20%) Scrum
13 35 (3.98%) Mentoring
14 31 (3.52%) Network Design
14 31 (3.52%) Project Management
15 29 (3.30%) Disaster Recovery
16 27 (3.07%) Capacity Planning
17 26 (2.95%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 245 (27.84%) Python
2 227 (25.80%) PowerShell
3 143 (16.25%) Bash Shell
4 123 (13.98%) Perl
5 109 (12.39%) Ruby
6 88 (10.00%) Java
7 82 (9.32%) SQL
8 59 (6.70%) JavaScript
8 59 (6.70%) PHP
9 53 (6.02%) C
10 38 (4.32%) C#
11 30 (3.41%) Shell Script
12 15 (1.70%) C++
13 10 (1.14%) Scala
14 7 (0.80%) T-SQL
15 6 (0.68%) Groovy
16 5 (0.57%) Go
16 5 (0.57%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.34%) VBScript
18 2 (0.23%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 79 (8.98%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (8.30%) Degree
3 71 (8.07%) CCNA
4 47 (5.34%) Security Cleared
5 42 (4.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 35 (3.98%) SC Cleared
7 34 (3.86%) CCNP
8 30 (3.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 26 (2.95%) CCIE
10 25 (2.84%) CCSP
11 24 (2.73%) MCSE
12 23 (2.61%) CCIP
13 22 (2.50%) AWS Certification
14 14 (1.59%) MCSA
15 13 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
16 12 (1.36%) RHCA
17 10 (1.14%) MCITP
18 8 (0.91%) MCP
19 5 (0.57%) MCTS
19 5 (0.57%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (4.77%) QA
1 42 (4.77%) SLA
2 12 (1.36%) HIPAA
3 11 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.11%) GCP
5 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 198 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 131 (14.89%) Hyper-V
3 113 (12.84%) Active Directory
3 113 (12.84%) vSphere
4 83 (9.43%) Docker
5 58 (6.59%) vCloud
6 32 (3.64%) Oracle RAC
7 19 (2.16%) Varnish
8 15 (1.70%) VMware ESX
8 15 (1.70%) XenDesktop
9 14 (1.59%) XenApp
10 12 (1.36%) GlusterFS
11 11 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
12 10 (1.14%) LXC
12 10 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
13 7 (0.80%) KVM
13 7 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
13 7 (0.80%) XenServer
14 6 (0.68%) Xen
15 5 (0.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 328 (37.27%) Puppet
2 255 (28.98%) Opscode Chef
3 147 (16.70%) Ansible
4 47 (5.34%) Salt
4 47 (5.34%) SCCM
5 32 (3.64%) OpenAM
6 30 (3.41%) Nagios
7 23 (2.61%) Kibana
8 20 (2.27%) CFEngine
9 18 (2.05%) Kubernetes
9 18 (2.05%) SCVMM
10 17 (1.93%) SCOM
11 16 (1.82%) HAProxy
12 14 (1.59%) WSUS
13 13 (1.48%) Rundeck
14 12 (1.36%) Cacti
14 12 (1.36%) Ganglia
14 12 (1.36%) OpenView
14 12 (1.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 12 (1.36%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 254 (28.86%) VMware
2 194 (22.05%) Microsoft
3 135 (15.34%) Red Hat
4 134 (15.23%) Cisco
5 76 (8.64%) Oracle
6 45 (5.11%) Sun
7 38 (4.32%) CheckPoint
8 37 (4.20%) Citrix
8 37 (4.20%) Google
9 35 (3.98%) Splunk
10 31 (3.52%) EMC
11 25 (2.84%) NetApp
12 21 (2.39%) Rackspace
13 20 (2.27%) BMC
14 18 (2.05%) HP
14 18 (2.05%) Juniper
15 17 (1.93%) F5
16 14 (1.59%) Huawei
16 14 (1.59%) Vyatta
17 12 (1.36%) Qualys
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + + bonus + on call allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, training
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£55,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Webrecruit
Salary: £Excellent DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hyde, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + up to 15% bonus, shares & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 12.5 % Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 12.5 % Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + training programme
Posted: 4 days ago