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

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Engineer
Rank 520 661 799
Rank change year-on-year
+141 +138
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 447 316 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.29% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.30% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 369 240 165
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

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
93892 106630 115839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.40% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79151 87900 94737
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 2 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 2 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 +131 422 £55,000 +10.00% 43
London +124 190 £60,000 +9.09% 25
South East +41 125 £55,000 +10.00% 11
Berkshire +13 57 £57,500 +15.00% 5
Yorkshire +68 37 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Reading +1 31 £57,500 +9.52% 5
East of England +52 30 £50,750 +45.00% 2
Surrey +34 26 £55,000 - 4
Hampshire -8 26 £47,500 - 2
City of London +69 23 £55,000 +4.76% 5
West Yorkshire +46 20 £55,000 +29.41% 3
North West +36 18 £45,000 +5.88%
Scotland +15 17 £27,500 -42.10% 1
Leeds - 17 £55,000 - 1
Manchester +7 14 £46,000 +8.23%
Egham - 12 £55,000 - 1
East Midlands +18 11 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Suffolk +13 11 £55,000 +57.14%
Glasgow - 11 £50,000 -
West Midlands -6 10 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Farnborough -11 9 £52,500 +5.00%
Andover - 9 £40,000 -
Ipswich +20 8 £55,000 +57.14%
Cambridgeshire +3 8 £49,000 -2.00% 1
South Yorkshire - 8 £60,000 -
Cambridge +16 7 £49,000 -2.00% 1
Brighton - 7 £60,000 -
York - 7 £35,000 -
North Yorkshire - 7 £35,000 -
East Sussex - 7 £60,000 -

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 559 (60.83%) Linux
2 508 (55.28%) Amazon AWS
3 411 (44.72%) Windows
4 322 (35.04%) DevOps
5 313 (34.06%) Microsoft Azure
6 309 (33.62%) Python
7 299 (32.54%) VMware
8 298 (32.43%) Puppet
9 231 (25.14%) Opscode Chef
10 230 (25.03%) VMware Infrastructure
11 219 (23.83%) Agile Software Development
12 214 (23.29%) Microsoft
13 195 (21.22%) Red Hat
14 187 (20.35%) Ansible
15 178 (19.37%) Java
16 168 (18.28%) PowerShell
17 165 (17.95%) Web Services
18 148 (16.10%) Git (software)
18 148 (16.10%) Ruby
19 147 (16.00%) Configuration Management
20 143 (15.56%) Cisco
21 142 (15.45%) Active Directory
22 138 (15.02%) Jenkins
22 138 (15.02%) Bash Shell
23 137 (14.91%) Firewall
24 136 (14.80%) SaaS
25 135 (14.69%) MySQL
26 130 (14.15%) Windows Server
27 129 (14.04%) Perl
28 128 (13.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 87 (9.47%) Apache
2 75 (8.16%) OpenStack
3 74 (8.05%) Tomcat
4 43 (4.68%) IIS
5 35 (3.81%) CloudStack
6 34 (3.70%) Cloud Foundry
7 31 (3.37%) nginx
8 24 (2.61%) Confluence
9 20 (2.18%) WebLogic
10 19 (2.07%) MS Exchange
11 18 (1.96%) Apache Spark
12 17 (1.85%) JBoss
13 14 (1.52%) Drupal
13 14 (1.52%) SharePoint
14 11 (1.20%) Eucalyptus
15 10 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
16 9 (0.98%) CMS
16 9 (0.98%) Jetty
16 9 (0.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 8 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 73 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.96%) MS Office
3 4 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 508 (55.28%) Amazon AWS
2 313 (34.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 136 (14.80%) SaaS
4 84 (9.14%) PaaS
5 61 (6.64%) Amazon EC2
6 50 (5.44%) IaaS
7 46 (5.01%) Office 365
8 43 (4.68%) Google Cloud Platform
9 41 (4.46%) Amazon S3
10 39 (4.24%) AWS Lambda
11 34 (3.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 34 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
12 30 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
13 25 (2.72%) OpenShift
14 20 (2.18%) GitHub
15 19 (2.07%) CloudFront
16 18 (1.96%) Amazon Glacier
17 16 (1.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 13 (1.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 12 (1.31%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 137 (14.91%) Firewall
2 93 (10.12%) DNS
3 87 (9.47%) SAN
4 72 (7.83%) TCP/IP
5 60 (6.53%) Internet
6 45 (4.90%) WAN
7 44 (4.79%) LAN
8 33 (3.59%) LDAP
9 31 (3.37%) VoIP
10 28 (3.05%) Cisco Nexus
11 26 (2.83%) NAS
12 25 (2.72%) HTTP
12 25 (2.72%) VPN
13 20 (2.18%) Network Security
13 20 (2.18%) SMTP
14 18 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
15 16 (1.74%) Cisco IOS
16 14 (1.52%) BGP
16 14 (1.52%) Wireless
17 13 (1.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (14.69%) MySQL
2 126 (13.71%) SQL Server
3 71 (7.73%) MongoDB
4 56 (6.09%) PostgreSQL
5 51 (5.55%) Amazon RDS
6 47 (5.11%) Big Data
7 44 (4.79%) NoSQL
8 39 (4.24%) Hadoop
9 34 (3.70%) MariaDB
10 31 (3.37%) Redis
11 29 (3.16%) Relational Database
12 27 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 27 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
13 25 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
14 22 (2.39%) SQL Server 2005
15 21 (2.29%) Informix
16 16 (1.74%) Amazon Redshift
17 9 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
18 8 (0.87%) Couchbase
18 8 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 148 (16.10%) Git (software)
2 138 (15.02%) Jenkins
3 62 (6.75%) JIRA
4 49 (5.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 30 (3.26%) Subversion
6 20 (2.18%) Maven
7 16 (1.74%) TeamCity
8 14 (1.52%) Sonatype Nexus
8 14 (1.52%) Vagrant
9 12 (1.31%) Visual Studio
10 11 (1.20%) Bitbucket
10 11 (1.20%) Hudson
11 10 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (0.98%) Artifactory
13 8 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
14 7 (0.76%) GitLab
15 6 (0.65%) Flexmojos
15 6 (0.65%) RSpec
16 5 (0.54%) Cucumber
16 5 (0.54%) Selenium
General
1 118 (12.84%) Finance
2 46 (5.01%) Retail
2 46 (5.01%) Telecoms
3 37 (4.03%) Publishing
4 33 (3.59%) Manufacturing
5 19 (2.07%) Banking
6 15 (1.63%) Games
7 10 (1.09%) Financial Institution
7 10 (1.09%) Law
8 9 (0.98%) Electronics
8 9 (0.98%) Marketing
9 5 (0.54%) Legal
10 4 (0.44%) Billing
10 4 (0.44%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.22%) iGaming
12 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (17.95%) Web Services
2 65 (7.07%) Node.js
3 48 (5.22%) LAMP
4 42 (4.57%) JSON
5 37 (4.03%) .NET
6 36 (3.92%) HTML
7 33 (3.59%) Middleware
8 23 (2.50%) REST
9 22 (2.39%) ActiveMQ
10 20 (2.18%) RESTful
11 17 (1.85%) ELK Stack
12 15 (1.63%) LEMP Stack
13 14 (1.52%) ASP.NET
14 13 (1.41%) RabbitMQ
15 12 (1.31%) Sensu
16 11 (1.20%) CSS
16 11 (1.20%) JDBC
16 11 (1.20%) JNDI
17 10 (1.09%) AngularJS
17 10 (1.09%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 114 (12.40%) Data Centre
2 53 (5.77%) Computer Science
3 46 (5.01%) Clustering
4 45 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
5 44 (4.79%) Private Cloud
6 41 (4.46%) Public Cloud
7 38 (4.13%) Hybrid Cloud
8 35 (3.81%) Replication
9 28 (3.05%) Fintech
10 23 (2.50%) Cloud Native
11 22 (2.39%) User Experience
12 21 (2.29%) Enterprise Storage
12 21 (2.29%) PKI
13 18 (1.96%) iPad
14 14 (1.52%) Management Information System
14 14 (1.52%) Virtual Team
14 14 (1.52%) Visualisation
15 13 (1.41%) Mobile App
15 13 (1.41%) Smartcard
16 11 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 559 (60.83%) Linux
2 411 (44.72%) Windows
3 130 (14.15%) Windows Server
4 128 (13.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 104 (11.32%) Unix
6 92 (10.01%) CentOS
7 53 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 38 (4.13%) Ubuntu
9 32 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
10 25 (2.72%) Debian
11 24 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (1.85%) Windows 7
13 16 (1.74%) Mac OS X
14 14 (1.52%) Mesosphere
15 13 (1.41%) Android
15 13 (1.41%) Apple iOS
16 12 (1.31%) VMS
17 4 (0.44%) CoreOS
17 4 (0.44%) Fedora
17 4 (0.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (35.04%) DevOps
2 219 (23.83%) Agile Software Development
3 147 (16.00%) Configuration Management
4 116 (12.62%) ITIL
5 110 (11.97%) Continuous Integration
6 86 (9.36%) Open Source
7 83 (9.03%) High Availability
8 70 (7.62%) Software Engineering
9 58 (6.31%) Migration
10 47 (5.11%) TDD
11 46 (5.01%) Mentoring
12 45 (4.90%) Load Balancing
13 40 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
13 40 (4.35%) Incident Management
14 39 (4.24%) Cybersecurity
15 38 (4.13%) Disaster Recovery
16 35 (3.81%) Performance Tuning
17 34 (3.70%) Analytics
18 29 (3.16%) E-Commerce
19 28 (3.05%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 309 (33.62%) Python
2 178 (19.37%) Java
3 168 (18.28%) PowerShell
4 148 (16.10%) Ruby
5 138 (15.02%) Bash Shell
6 129 (14.04%) Perl
7 119 (12.95%) SQL
8 82 (8.92%) JavaScript
9 54 (5.88%) PHP
10 31 (3.37%) C++
11 24 (2.61%) C#
12 23 (2.50%) C
13 21 (2.29%) Shell Script
14 13 (1.41%) Go
15 4 (0.44%) Groovy
15 4 (0.44%) Scala
16 2 (0.22%) AWK
16 2 (0.22%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.22%) Tcl
16 2 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 101 (10.99%) Degree
2 74 (8.05%) Cisco Certification
3 53 (5.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 49 (5.33%) CCNP
5 44 (4.79%) CCNA
6 34 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 31 (3.37%) CCIE
8 26 (2.83%) Security Cleared
9 25 (2.72%) AWS Certification
10 23 (2.50%) CCSP
11 22 (2.39%) MCSE
12 18 (1.96%) DV Cleared
13 17 (1.85%) SC Cleared
14 15 (1.63%) MCSA
15 12 (1.31%) CCDE
16 11 (1.20%) CCIP
17 7 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
18 6 (0.65%) MCITP
18 6 (0.65%) RHCA
19 5 (0.54%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (3.59%) QA
2 14 (1.52%) SLA
3 9 (0.98%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.11%) HIPAA
System Software
1 230 (25.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 142 (15.45%) Active Directory
3 113 (12.30%) Hyper-V
4 101 (10.99%) Docker
5 65 (7.07%) vSphere
6 33 (3.59%) vCloud
7 32 (3.48%) Virtual Machines
8 18 (1.96%) Varnish
9 16 (1.74%) Xen
10 14 (1.52%) KVM
11 12 (1.31%) XenApp
12 11 (1.20%) GlusterFS
12 11 (1.20%) VMware ESX
12 11 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
13 10 (1.09%) Terminal Services
14 9 (0.98%) HDFS
14 9 (0.98%) XenDesktop
15 8 (0.87%) NFS
15 8 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
16 6 (0.65%) Squid
Systems Management
1 298 (32.43%) Puppet
2 231 (25.14%) Opscode Chef
3 187 (20.35%) Ansible
4 80 (8.71%) Nagios
5 62 (6.75%) Salt
6 38 (4.13%) Cacti
7 35 (3.81%) ZABBIX
8 34 (3.70%) Mesos
9 33 (3.59%) Graphite
10 31 (3.37%) SCCM
11 27 (2.94%) Kubernetes
12 25 (2.72%) Opsview
13 24 (2.61%) Grafana
14 22 (2.39%) FortiGate
15 17 (1.85%) SCVMM
16 16 (1.74%) vRealize
17 14 (1.52%) Ganglia
17 14 (1.52%) SCOM
18 13 (1.41%) CFEngine
19 12 (1.31%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 299 (32.54%) VMware
2 214 (23.29%) Microsoft
3 195 (21.22%) Red Hat
4 143 (15.56%) Cisco
5 94 (10.23%) Oracle
6 69 (7.51%) Splunk
7 56 (6.09%) Google
8 47 (5.11%) F5
9 46 (5.01%) HP
10 33 (3.59%) NetApp
11 31 (3.37%) Dell
12 30 (3.26%) Citrix
13 18 (1.96%) EMC
13 18 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
14 16 (1.74%) Symantec
15 15 (1.63%) CheckPoint
16 14 (1.52%) IBM
16 14 (1.52%) Juniper
17 13 (1.41%) AppDynamics
17 13 (1.41%) Apple
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £55000 + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £55000 + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham
Provide Consulting Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + excellent training, progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 15 hours 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
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Remote Working, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + bonus + benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Maximum £55,000 plus 10% bonus, shares and goo
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £53000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + 20% bonus + pension + healthcare + ..
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McCabe & Barton
Salary: bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £57,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Car Allowance, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
360 Resourcing
Salary: £25,000 per annum + profit share + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Surrey
Annapurna HR
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum £20-30k
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Basingstoke
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago