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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cloud Engineer
UK
Rank 495 546 736
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +190
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 397 447 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.47% 0.44% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.45% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 335 394 186
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%

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
80896 98772 101805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67167 82902 84090
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 22 February 2017 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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +47 381 £55,000 +4.76% 82
London +66 139 £62,500 +19.04% 39
South East +65 125 £55,000 - 19
Berkshire +39 73 £62,500 +4.16% 9
Reading +61 46 £67,500 +28.57% 5
North West -4 41 £46,250 +54.16% 9
Surrey +56 26 £47,500 -13.63% 3
Manchester -15 23 £45,000 +56.52% 6
West Midlands +35 19 £42,500 +30.76%
South West +16 18 £50,000 -4.76%
East of England +10 15 £55,000 +29.41% 6
Hampshire +9 15 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Birmingham +25 14 £40,250 +3.87%
Merseyside +13 14 £51,250 - 1
Liverpool +18 11 £51,250 - 1
Woking - 11 £37,500 - 2
Bracknell +21 10 £47,500 +18.75%
City of London +16 10 £65,000 +27.45% 5
Bristol -4 10 £70,000 +33.33%
Yorkshire -10 10 £47,500 -9.52% 1
East Midlands +3 9 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Nottingham +14 8 £35,000 - 3
Hertfordshire +12 8 £60,000 +60.00%
Nottinghamshire +6 8 £35,000 - 3
West Yorkshire +2 8 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £33,750 - 3
North East - 8 £33,750 - 4
Tyne and Wear - 8 £33,750 - 3
Scotland +23 7 £35,750 +19.16% 3
Leeds +4 6 £48,750 -18.75%

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 423 (50.18%) Amazon AWS
2 403 (47.81%) Linux
3 322 (38.20%) Windows
4 278 (32.98%) Microsoft Azure
5 243 (28.83%) Puppet
6 235 (27.88%) Python
7 212 (25.15%) Microsoft
8 207 (24.56%) Opscode Chef
9 203 (24.08%) DevOps
10 191 (22.66%) VMware
11 190 (22.54%) SaaS
12 176 (20.88%) PowerShell
13 161 (19.10%) Data Centre
14 158 (18.74%) Firewall
15 156 (18.51%) Bash Shell
16 151 (17.91%) Windows Server
16 151 (17.91%) Finance
17 135 (16.01%) Ansible
18 130 (15.42%) Web Services
19 128 (15.18%) ITIL
20 121 (14.35%) Agile Software Development
21 119 (14.12%) Hyper-V
21 119 (14.12%) MySQL
21 119 (14.12%) Active Directory
22 118 (14.00%) PaaS
23 117 (13.88%) VMware Infrastructure
24 116 (13.76%) Cisco
25 115 (13.64%) SQL
25 115 (13.64%) Red Hat
26 104 (12.34%) IaaS

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 71 (8.42%) Apache
2 43 (5.10%) OpenStack
2 43 (5.10%) Tomcat
3 42 (4.98%) IIS
4 40 (4.74%) MS Exchange
5 33 (3.91%) nginx
5 33 (3.91%) SharePoint
6 28 (3.32%) Skype for Business
7 25 (2.97%) Elasticsearch
8 22 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 22 (2.61%) WebSphere
9 20 (2.37%) JBoss
9 20 (2.37%) WebLogic
10 18 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
10 18 (2.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 17 (2.02%) Cloud Foundry
12 13 (1.54%) Apache Spark
12 13 (1.54%) Confluence
13 12 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
14 10 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 81 (9.61%) MS Excel
2 32 (3.80%) MS Office
3 3 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.47%) Magento
3 3 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.12%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 423 (50.18%) Amazon AWS
2 278 (32.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 190 (22.54%) SaaS
4 118 (14.00%) PaaS
5 104 (12.34%) IaaS
6 98 (11.63%) Office 365
7 51 (6.05%) Cloud Computing
8 47 (5.58%) Amazon EC2
9 38 (4.51%) Amazon S3
9 38 (4.51%) AWS CloudFormation
10 34 (4.03%) Google Cloud Platform
11 30 (3.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 22 (2.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 15 (1.78%) Amazon ELB
13 15 (1.78%) Amazon SQS
14 14 (1.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 14 (1.66%) Azure Active Directory
15 13 (1.54%) Route 53
16 12 (1.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 11 (1.30%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 158 (18.74%) Firewall
2 78 (9.25%) SAN
3 69 (8.19%) DNS
4 55 (6.52%) TCP/IP
4 55 (6.52%) VPN
5 42 (4.98%) Network Security
6 40 (4.74%) Internet
7 31 (3.68%) DHCP
8 30 (3.56%) Cisco Nexus
8 30 (3.56%) LDAP
8 30 (3.56%) NAS
8 30 (3.56%) Wireless
9 29 (3.44%) LAN
9 29 (3.44%) WAN
10 28 (3.32%) HTTP
11 27 (3.20%) Cisco IOS
12 23 (2.73%) Skype
13 18 (2.14%) IPsec
13 18 (2.14%) VLAN
14 16 (1.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (14.12%) MySQL
2 103 (12.22%) SQL Server
3 50 (5.93%) Relational Database
4 33 (3.91%) MongoDB
5 32 (3.80%) Amazon RDS
5 32 (3.80%) NoSQL
6 30 (3.56%) Big Data
7 29 (3.44%) RDBMS
8 27 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
9 20 (2.37%) Hadoop
10 19 (2.25%) Redis
11 17 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (1.30%) SQLite
13 10 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
14 9 (1.07%) Couchbase
15 6 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
15 6 (0.71%) InfluxDB
15 6 (0.71%) Oracle Database
15 6 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
16 5 (0.59%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 80 (9.49%) Git (software)
2 62 (7.35%) Jenkins
3 26 (3.08%) JIRA
4 21 (2.49%) Octopus Deploy
5 18 (2.14%) Vagrant
6 16 (1.90%) TeamCity
7 13 (1.54%) Visual Studio
8 12 (1.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 12 (1.42%) Maven
9 10 (1.19%) Visual Studio Code
10 7 (0.83%) Sonatype Nexus
11 6 (0.71%) Flexmojos
11 6 (0.71%) Subversion
11 6 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (0.59%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.59%) RSpec
13 4 (0.47%) Bitbucket
13 4 (0.47%) Hudson
14 3 (0.36%) MSBuild
15 2 (0.24%) VersionOne
General
1 151 (17.91%) Finance
2 63 (7.47%) Banking
3 30 (3.56%) Telecoms
4 26 (3.08%) Manufacturing
5 18 (2.14%) Electronics
5 18 (2.14%) Games
6 15 (1.78%) Retail
7 13 (1.54%) Marketing
8 10 (1.19%) Legal
9 9 (1.07%) Publishing
10 6 (0.71%) Advertising
11 5 (0.59%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.47%) Automotive
12 4 (0.47%) Law
13 3 (0.36%) Billing
13 3 (0.36%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.24%) Back Office
14 2 (0.24%) Online Betting
15 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (15.42%) Web Services
2 68 (8.07%) LAMP
3 44 (5.22%) .NET
4 27 (3.20%) HTML
5 25 (2.97%) Node.js
6 23 (2.73%) Middleware
7 22 (2.61%) AngularJS
7 22 (2.61%) HTML5
8 20 (2.37%) LAPP Stack
8 20 (2.37%) RabbitMQ
9 19 (2.25%) LEMP Stack
9 19 (2.25%) REST
10 18 (2.14%) Elastic Stack
10 18 (2.14%) SOAP
11 16 (1.90%) CSS
12 15 (1.78%) ASP.NET
13 14 (1.66%) CSS3
14 12 (1.42%) jQuery
15 11 (1.30%) .NET Framework
15 11 (1.30%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 161 (19.10%) Data Centre
2 78 (9.25%) Hybrid Cloud
3 60 (7.12%) Private Cloud
4 47 (5.58%) Public Cloud
5 45 (5.34%) Fintech
6 38 (4.51%) Computer Science
7 36 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
8 26 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
9 25 (2.97%) Management Information System
10 16 (1.90%) Linux Command Line
11 11 (1.30%) Home Automation
12 9 (1.07%) Clustering
12 9 (1.07%) EMC VNX
13 8 (0.95%) Replication
14 7 (0.83%) Blog
14 7 (0.83%) Cloud Native
15 6 (0.71%) Data Structures
15 6 (0.71%) Driving Licence
15 6 (0.71%) Enterprise Cloud
15 6 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 403 (47.81%) Linux
2 322 (38.20%) Windows
3 151 (17.91%) Windows Server
4 103 (12.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 76 (9.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 65 (7.71%) Unix
7 59 (7.00%) CentOS
8 48 (5.69%) Ubuntu
9 47 (5.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 44 (5.22%) Debian
11 17 (2.02%) Android
12 16 (1.90%) Apple iOS
12 16 (1.90%) VMS
13 15 (1.78%) Solaris
14 11 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (0.71%) Windows 10
16 5 (0.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 5 (0.59%) Windows 7
17 4 (0.47%) SmartOS
17 4 (0.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (24.08%) DevOps
2 128 (15.18%) ITIL
3 121 (14.35%) Agile Software Development
4 97 (11.51%) Configuration Management
5 93 (11.03%) Continuous Integration
6 75 (8.90%) Migration
7 51 (6.05%) High Availability
8 47 (5.58%) Presales
9 46 (5.46%) Open Source
10 44 (5.22%) Software Engineering
11 40 (4.74%) E-Commerce
11 40 (4.74%) Network Design
12 34 (4.03%) Mentoring
12 34 (4.03%) Microservices
13 33 (3.91%) Network Monitoring
14 32 (3.80%) Load Balancing
15 29 (3.44%) Root Cause Analysis
16 28 (3.32%) Continuous Delivery
16 28 (3.32%) Scrum
16 28 (3.32%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 235 (27.88%) Python
2 176 (20.88%) PowerShell
3 156 (18.51%) Bash Shell
4 115 (13.64%) SQL
5 87 (10.32%) Perl
6 85 (10.08%) Java
7 74 (8.78%) Ruby
8 54 (6.41%) C
9 50 (5.93%) C#
10 48 (5.69%) PHP
11 46 (5.46%) JavaScript
12 28 (3.32%) Shell Script
13 21 (2.49%) C++
14 20 (2.37%) Go
15 9 (1.07%) Scala
15 9 (1.07%) T-SQL
16 6 (0.71%) Groovy
16 6 (0.71%) VB.NET
17 4 (0.47%) Erlang
17 4 (0.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 72 (8.54%) Degree
2 65 (7.71%) Cisco Certification
3 58 (6.88%) CCNA
4 49 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 38 (4.51%) CCNP
6 33 (3.91%) Security Cleared
7 31 (3.68%) CCSP
8 29 (3.44%) AWS Certification
8 29 (3.44%) CCIE
9 28 (3.32%) MCSE
10 27 (3.20%) CCIP
11 26 (3.08%) SC Cleared
12 17 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 12 (1.42%) MCSA
14 9 (1.07%) RHCA
15 5 (0.59%) CISM
15 5 (0.59%) CISSP
15 5 (0.59%) MCITP
15 5 (0.59%) MCP
16 4 (0.47%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (6.64%) QA
2 36 (4.27%) SLA
3 12 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.47%) HIPAA
5 3 (0.36%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.12%) GCP
6 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 119 (14.12%) Active Directory
1 119 (14.12%) Hyper-V
2 117 (13.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 86 (10.20%) Docker
4 70 (8.30%) vSphere
5 33 (3.91%) vCloud
6 19 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
7 18 (2.14%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (1.19%) Varnish
8 10 (1.19%) VMware ESX
9 8 (0.95%) LXC
9 8 (0.95%) Xen
9 8 (0.95%) XenApp
10 7 (0.83%) NFS
10 7 (0.83%) Virtual Servers
10 7 (0.83%) XenDesktop
10 7 (0.83%) XenServer
11 5 (0.59%) KVM
11 5 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 243 (28.83%) Puppet
2 207 (24.56%) Opscode Chef
3 135 (16.01%) Ansible
4 42 (4.98%) SCCM
5 34 (4.03%) Salt
6 23 (2.73%) Kubernetes
6 23 (2.73%) SCOM
7 18 (2.14%) OpenAM
8 17 (2.02%) Terraform
9 14 (1.66%) HAProxy
10 13 (1.54%) Nagios
10 13 (1.54%) SCVMM
11 10 (1.19%) Kibana
12 8 (0.95%) CFEngine
12 8 (0.95%) Graphite
12 8 (0.95%) Mesos
12 8 (0.95%) SCOrch
13 7 (0.83%) Fluentd
13 7 (0.83%) Grafana
13 7 (0.83%) vMotion
Vendors
1 212 (25.15%) Microsoft
2 191 (22.66%) VMware
3 116 (13.76%) Cisco
4 115 (13.64%) Red Hat
5 79 (9.37%) Oracle
6 51 (6.05%) Sun
7 48 (5.69%) Google
8 44 (5.22%) CheckPoint
9 34 (4.03%) Citrix
10 32 (3.80%) HP
11 24 (2.85%) NetApp
12 23 (2.73%) Juniper
13 22 (2.61%) EMC
14 16 (1.90%) SolarWinds
14 16 (1.90%) Splunk
15 14 (1.66%) Vyatta
16 12 (1.42%) New Relic
17 11 (1.30%) Dell
18 10 (1.19%) Cloudera
18 10 (1.19%) LANDesk
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The North Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + comprehendsive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits + Projects
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Stock options + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: Excellent Benefits & Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Networkers
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus generous benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + training programme
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Pension, Benef
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Pension, Benef
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£65,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 Per Annum plus 10% annual bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £32k DOE + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago