The table below looks at the statistics for the Cloud Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Engineer
Rank 762 823 866
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 127 93 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.079% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.084% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 94 81 29
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +37.50%

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
100511 110711 102033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.58% 94.62% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82673 90883 84912
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Cloud Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 1 June 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 1 June 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +59 121 £51,250 -6.81% 28
London +58 48 £60,000 +14.28% 4
South East +14 37 £50,000 -14.89% 5
Berkshire +6 22 £50,000 -23.07% 5
Reading +3 20 £52,500 -19.23% 3
Hampshire -14 15 £47,500 -13.63%
South West - 15 £42,500 - 11
Bristol - 15 £42,500 - 11
City of London +48 12 £55,000 - 4
East of England +15 12 £35,000 -28.20% 2
Farnborough -11 8 £43,750 -35.18%
Suffolk - 8 £35,000 -
Ipswich - 8 £35,000 -
Cambridge +18 4 £60,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire +17 4 £60,000 - 2
Maidenhead - 4 £46,250 -
North West +8 3 £42,500 +7.59% 2
Manchester +4 3 £42,500 +7.59% 2
West Midlands -11 3 £31,500 -42.72%
Oxfordshire - 3 £46,250 -
Surrey - 3 £60,000 -
West Yorkshire +11 2 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Yorkshire +10 2 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Slough +3 2 £46,250 -11.90% 2
Birmingham -8 2 £33,250 -39.54%
Bracknell - 2 £46,250 -
Basingstoke - 2 £46,250 -
Edinburgh - 2 £47,500 -
Huddersfield - 2 £42,500 - 1
Newbury - 2 £46,250 -

Cloud Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Cloud Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Cloud Engineer in their job title.

1 125 (55.07%) Linux
2 114 (50.22%) VMware
3 101 (44.49%) Amazon AWS
4 97 (42.73%) Windows
5 91 (40.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 85 (37.44%) DevOps
7 75 (33.04%) Puppet
8 51 (22.47%) Opscode Chef
9 48 (21.15%) Web Services
10 46 (20.26%) SaaS
11 45 (19.82%) vCloud
11 45 (19.82%) Cisco
12 44 (19.38%) UNIX
12 44 (19.38%) Python
13 43 (18.94%) Open Source
14 42 (18.50%) Apache
15 40 (17.62%) Microsoft
15 40 (17.62%) Google
15 40 (17.62%) Data Centre
16 37 (16.30%) PaaS
17 36 (15.86%) Microsoft Azure
18 35 (15.42%) Hyper-V
18 35 (15.42%) Cisco Certification
18 35 (15.42%) JavaScript
19 34 (14.98%) SAN
19 34 (14.98%) Agile Software Development
20 33 (14.54%) Cloud Computing
20 33 (14.54%) Firewall
21 31 (13.66%) HP
21 31 (13.66%) Java

Cloud Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Cloud Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Cloud Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 42 (18.50%) Apache
2 25 (11.01%) Tomcat
3 17 (7.49%) OpenStack
4 15 (6.61%) nginx
5 13 (5.73%) IIS
6 9 (3.96%) JBoss
6 9 (3.96%) Eucalyptus
7 6 (2.64%) WebLogic
8 5 (2.20%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.76%) MS Exchange
10 3 (1.32%) Oracle Coherence
10 3 (1.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 3 (1.32%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.88%) Lync
11 2 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.88%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.44%) Confluence
12 1 (0.44%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 15 (6.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.88%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Markit EDM
1 2 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 101 (44.49%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (20.26%) SaaS
3 37 (16.30%) PaaS
4 36 (15.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 33 (14.54%) Cloud Computing
6 22 (9.69%) IaaS
7 21 (9.25%) Google Cloud Platform
8 18 (7.93%) Office 365
9 14 (6.17%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (4.41%) Google App Engine
11 9 (3.96%) Amazon S3
11 9 (3.96%) HP Helion
12 8 (3.52%) Rackspace Cloud
13 6 (2.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 5 (2.20%) Google Compute Engine
14 5 (2.20%) GitHub
14 5 (2.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 4 (1.76%) AWS CloudFormation
16 2 (0.88%) Amazon ELB
17 1 (0.44%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 34 (14.98%) SAN
2 33 (14.54%) Firewall
3 24 (10.57%) DNS
4 22 (9.69%) Internet
5 19 (8.37%) VPN
6 15 (6.61%) HTTP
7 12 (5.29%) TCP/IP
8 11 (4.85%) NAS
9 9 (3.96%) LDAP
9 9 (3.96%) WAN
10 7 (3.08%) IPsec
10 7 (3.08%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (3.08%) SMTP
10 7 (3.08%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (2.20%) Network Security
11 5 (2.20%) SSL
11 5 (2.20%) LAN
12 4 (1.76%) FTP
12 4 (1.76%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (1.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.66%) SQL Server
2 26 (11.45%) MySQL
3 11 (4.85%) Oracle BI EE
4 10 (4.41%) Hadoop
4 10 (4.41%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (3.52%) Oracle Database
5 8 (3.52%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.08%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.20%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.76%) Big Data
9 3 (1.32%) Essbase
10 2 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.88%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.88%) DB2
10 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.44%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 18 (7.93%) Git (software)
2 11 (4.85%) Jenkins
3 9 (3.96%) Maven
3 9 (3.96%) Ant
4 8 (3.52%) TeamCity
5 7 (3.08%) Gradle
5 7 (3.08%) Artifactory
5 7 (3.08%) Hudson
6 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (9.69%) Finance
2 12 (5.29%) Billing
3 8 (3.52%) Law
3 8 (3.52%) Games
4 5 (2.20%) Back Office
4 5 (2.20%) Electronics
4 5 (2.20%) Marketing
5 4 (1.76%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.32%) Advertising
6 3 (1.32%) Legal
6 3 (1.32%) Retail
7 2 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.88%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.44%) Military
8 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.44%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (21.15%) Web Services
2 16 (7.05%) .NET
3 15 (6.61%) LAMP
4 13 (5.73%) Middleware
5 11 (4.85%) Oracle Fusion
5 11 (4.85%) WebCenter
6 9 (3.96%) CSS
6 9 (3.96%) HTML
6 9 (3.96%) MCollective
6 9 (3.96%) Sensu
7 4 (1.76%) JMS
7 4 (1.76%) JSP
7 4 (1.76%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.76%) Ajax
7 4 (1.76%) WAMP
8 2 (0.88%) RESTful
9 1 (0.44%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.44%) SOAP
9 1 (0.44%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 40 (17.62%) Data Centre
2 29 (12.78%) Computer Science
3 23 (10.13%) Public Cloud
4 17 (7.49%) Management Information System
4 17 (7.49%) Private Cloud
5 8 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.52%) Blog
6 5 (2.20%) Hedge funds
6 5 (2.20%) User Experience
7 4 (1.76%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (1.76%) Xbox
7 4 (1.76%) NHS
8 3 (1.32%) FlexPod
8 3 (1.32%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.32%) Enterprise Cloud
9 2 (0.88%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.88%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.88%) Economics
9 2 (0.88%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 125 (55.07%) Linux
2 97 (42.73%) Windows
3 44 (19.38%) UNIX
4 24 (10.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (3.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (3.08%) CentOS
7 5 (2.20%) Debian
7 5 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.88%) Amazon Linux
8 2 (0.88%) SUSE
9 1 (0.44%) Android
9 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.44%) AIX
9 1 (0.44%) Solaris
9 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (37.44%) DevOps
2 43 (18.94%) Open Source
3 34 (14.98%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (12.33%) Software Engineering
5 25 (11.01%) Capacity Planning
6 24 (10.57%) Performance Tuning
6 24 (10.57%) ITIL
7 23 (10.13%) Configuration Management
8 22 (9.69%) Mentoring
9 19 (8.37%) Continuous Delivery
10 16 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (6.61%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (5.73%) SOA
12 13 (5.73%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (4.85%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (4.85%) Capacity Management
13 11 (4.85%) Analytics
14 10 (4.41%) Root Cause Analysis
14 10 (4.41%) E-Commerce
14 10 (4.41%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (19.38%) Python
2 35 (15.42%) JavaScript
3 31 (13.66%) Java
4 30 (13.22%) PowerShell
5 21 (9.25%) Perl
6 20 (8.81%) SQL
7 17 (7.49%) PHP
8 14 (6.17%) C#
9 11 (4.85%) Ruby
9 11 (4.85%) Shell Script
10 10 (4.41%) Scala
11 9 (3.96%) Clojure
12 8 (3.52%) Bash Shell
12 8 (3.52%) Jython
13 6 (2.64%) C++
14 4 (1.76%) C
14 4 (1.76%) VBScript
15 3 (1.32%) Korn
15 3 (1.32%) VB
16 1 (0.44%) Go
Qualifications
1 35 (15.42%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (13.22%) MCSE
2 30 (13.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (13.22%) CCNA
2 30 (13.22%) Degree
2 30 (13.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 23 (10.13%) Security Cleared
4 18 (7.93%) MCSA
5 16 (7.05%) CCNP
6 15 (6.61%) SC Cleared
7 14 (6.17%) MCITP
8 10 (4.41%) DV Cleared
9 7 (3.08%) MCP
10 4 (1.76%) VCP5
11 3 (1.32%) HP ASE
11 3 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.44%) CCIE
12 1 (0.44%) CCDP
12 1 (0.44%) Check Point Certification
12 1 (0.44%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.17%) QA
2 8 (3.52%) SLA
3 3 (1.32%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 91 (40.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (19.82%) vCloud
3 35 (15.42%) Hyper-V
4 29 (12.78%) vSphere
5 12 (5.29%) Xen
6 11 (4.85%) Active Directory
7 9 (3.96%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 9 (3.96%) Docker
8 8 (3.52%) VirtualBox
8 8 (3.52%) KVM
9 7 (3.08%) LXC
10 6 (2.64%) VMware ESX
11 5 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (1.76%) XenApp
13 3 (1.32%) Squid
13 3 (1.32%) qmail
14 2 (0.88%) Varnish
14 2 (0.88%) XenServer
14 2 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 75 (33.04%) Puppet
2 51 (22.47%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (9.25%) Nagios
4 16 (7.05%) SCCM
5 13 (5.73%) ZABBIX
5 13 (5.73%) Cacti
6 10 (4.41%) Ganglia
6 10 (4.41%) Vagrant
6 10 (4.41%) SCOrch
6 10 (4.41%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 9 (3.96%) OpenView
8 8 (3.52%) Pingdom
8 8 (3.52%) Oracle Identity Management
9 6 (2.64%) Graphite
9 6 (2.64%) SCOM
10 4 (1.76%) vMotion
11 3 (1.32%) SCVMM
12 2 (0.88%) Ansible
12 2 (0.88%) cPanel
12 2 (0.88%) Plesk
Vendors
1 114 (50.22%) VMware
2 45 (19.82%) Cisco
3 40 (17.62%) Microsoft
3 40 (17.62%) Google
4 31 (13.66%) HP
5 30 (13.22%) Oracle
6 21 (9.25%) NetApp
7 16 (7.05%) Red Hat
8 13 (5.73%) BMC
9 12 (5.29%) Rackspace
10 10 (4.41%) Splunk
11 9 (3.96%) Sun
12 8 (3.52%) Incapsula
12 8 (3.52%) New Relic
12 8 (3.52%) IBM
12 8 (3.52%) Citrix
13 7 (3.08%) F5
14 6 (2.64%) CA
15 5 (2.20%) SolarWinds
15 5 (2.20%) 3PAR
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