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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Engineer
Rank 526 666 802
Rank change year-on-year
+140 +136
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 441 288 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.28% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 348 257 180
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -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
94677 102911 115314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.45% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 79602 84497 94476
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +125 413 £55,000 +10.00% 51
London +66 174 £60,000 +9.09% 17
South East +42 117 £55,000 +10.00% 17
Berkshire +31 53 £57,500 +12.19% 8
Yorkshire +59 48 £50,000 +17.64% 6
City of London +61 27 £55,000 +2.32% 5
West Yorkshire +25 27 £50,000 +17.64% 3
East of England +24 27 £49,000 -2.00% 3
Surrey +5 26 £55,000 +15.78% 3
Leeds - 25 £50,000 - 3
East Midlands +29 22 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Reading +2 21 £57,500 +9.52% 7
Egham - 18 £55,000 - 1
Scotland +7 17 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Hampshire -17 16 £40,000 -20.00% 3
South Yorkshire - 13 £50,000 - 2
Glasgow - 13 £42,500 -
North West +32 12 £42,500 - 2
Manchester +15 11 £42,500 - 1
Sheffield - 11 £50,000 - 2
Andover - 11 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire 0 10 - - 1
Abingdon - 10 - - 1
Suffolk +5 9 £55,000 +57.14%
Newbury +14 8 - -
Ipswich +12 8 £55,000 +57.14%
Cambridgeshire +2 8 £49,000 -22.22% 2
West Midlands -4 8 £37,500 +19.04% 1
Cambridge +2 7 £49,000 -18.33% 2
Hertfordshire - 7 £42,500 - 1

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 546 (60.87%) Linux
2 462 (51.51%) Amazon AWS
3 396 (44.15%) Windows
4 310 (34.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 303 (33.78%) DevOps
6 299 (33.33%) Python
7 298 (33.22%) VMware
8 258 (28.76%) Puppet
9 222 (24.75%) VMware Infrastructure
10 220 (24.53%) Microsoft
11 208 (23.19%) Opscode Chef
12 207 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
13 205 (22.85%) Red Hat
14 182 (20.29%) Java
15 180 (20.07%) Ansible
16 163 (18.17%) Cisco
17 160 (17.84%) PowerShell
18 153 (17.06%) Web Services
19 147 (16.39%) Ruby
20 146 (16.28%) Firewall
21 143 (15.94%) Active Directory
21 143 (15.94%) Bash Shell
22 140 (15.61%) Git (software)
23 133 (14.83%) Perl
23 133 (14.83%) Jenkins
24 132 (14.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 126 (14.05%) MySQL
25 126 (14.05%) Configuration Management
26 120 (13.38%) Finance
27 118 (13.15%) 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 69 (7.69%) Apache
2 68 (7.58%) OpenStack
3 62 (6.91%) Node.js
4 58 (6.47%) Tomcat
5 43 (4.79%) CloudStack
6 39 (4.35%) IIS
7 34 (3.79%) Cloud Foundry
8 24 (2.68%) nginx
9 22 (2.45%) MS Exchange
10 19 (2.12%) Confluence
11 16 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
12 13 (1.45%) SharePoint
13 12 (1.34%) Apache Spark
13 12 (1.34%) WebLogic
14 10 (1.11%) JBoss
15 9 (1.00%) CMS
15 9 (1.00%) Drupal
15 9 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
15 9 (1.00%) Skype for Business
16 6 (0.67%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 53 (5.91%) MS Excel
2 25 (2.79%) MS Office
3 3 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 462 (51.51%) Amazon AWS
2 310 (34.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 105 (11.71%) SaaS
4 69 (7.69%) PaaS
5 52 (5.80%) Office 365
6 51 (5.69%) Amazon EC2
7 41 (4.57%) IaaS
8 40 (4.46%) AWS CloudFormation
9 38 (4.24%) Cloud Computing
9 38 (4.24%) Google Cloud Platform
10 34 (3.79%) Amazon S3
11 31 (3.46%) AWS Lambda
12 29 (3.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 24 (2.68%) OpenShift
14 18 (2.01%) GitHub
15 16 (1.78%) CloudFront
16 15 (1.67%) Amazon Glacier
17 13 (1.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 9 (1.00%) Azure Active Directory
18 9 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 146 (16.28%) Firewall
2 102 (11.37%) DNS
3 74 (8.25%) SAN
4 62 (6.91%) TCP/IP
5 55 (6.13%) Internet
6 51 (5.69%) WAN
7 50 (5.57%) LAN
8 30 (3.34%) VoIP
9 25 (2.79%) LDAP
10 24 (2.68%) Network Security
11 23 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
11 23 (2.56%) SMTP
12 20 (2.23%) Cisco IOS
13 19 (2.12%) NAS
13 19 (2.12%) VPN
14 16 (1.78%) Cisco ASA
15 15 (1.67%) HTTP
16 14 (1.56%) BGP
16 14 (1.56%) DHCP
16 14 (1.56%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (14.05%) MySQL
2 118 (13.15%) SQL Server
3 88 (9.81%) MongoDB
4 65 (7.25%) PostgreSQL
5 50 (5.57%) NoSQL
6 46 (5.13%) Big Data
7 45 (5.02%) Amazon RDS
8 36 (4.01%) Apache Cassandra
8 36 (4.01%) Hadoop
9 33 (3.68%) Redis
10 27 (3.01%) Informix
11 26 (2.90%) MariaDB
11 26 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
12 24 (2.68%) SQL Server 2005
13 22 (2.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 20 (2.23%) Relational Database
15 12 (1.34%) Amazon Redshift
16 10 (1.11%) Couchbase
17 9 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
17 9 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 140 (15.61%) Git (software)
2 133 (14.83%) Jenkins
3 61 (6.80%) JIRA
4 50 (5.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 30 (3.34%) Subversion
6 18 (2.01%) Maven
7 17 (1.90%) Vagrant
8 11 (1.23%) Bitbucket
8 11 (1.23%) TeamCity
9 10 (1.11%) Sonatype Nexus
10 9 (1.00%) Artifactory
10 9 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (0.89%) Hudson
11 8 (0.89%) RSpec
11 8 (0.89%) Visual Studio
12 7 (0.78%) Cucumber
12 7 (0.78%) GitLab
13 6 (0.67%) Selenium
14 5 (0.56%) Octopus Deploy
15 3 (0.33%) Flexmojos
General
1 120 (13.38%) Finance
2 47 (5.24%) Telecoms
3 40 (4.46%) Retail
4 28 (3.12%) Manufacturing
5 23 (2.56%) Publishing
6 20 (2.23%) Banking
7 17 (1.90%) Games
8 12 (1.34%) Marketing
9 11 (1.23%) Electronics
10 10 (1.11%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.89%) Online Betting
12 5 (0.56%) Billing
12 5 (0.56%) Law
13 2 (0.22%) Advertising
13 2 (0.22%) iGaming
13 2 (0.22%) Legal
14 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (17.06%) Web Services
2 37 (4.12%) JSON
3 36 (4.01%) .NET
4 34 (3.79%) HTML
5 31 (3.46%) Middleware
6 29 (3.23%) LAMP
7 26 (2.90%) ActiveMQ
7 26 (2.90%) REST
8 23 (2.56%) RESTful
9 16 (1.78%) RabbitMQ
10 14 (1.56%) ELK Stack
11 13 (1.45%) AngularJS
12 11 (1.23%) ASP.NET
12 11 (1.23%) CSS
12 11 (1.23%) Java EE
12 11 (1.23%) JDBC
12 11 (1.23%) JNDI
13 9 (1.00%) LEMP Stack
14 8 (0.89%) XML
15 7 (0.78%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 111 (12.37%) Data Centre
2 50 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (5.35%) Computer Science
4 46 (5.13%) Private Cloud
5 42 (4.68%) Clustering
6 41 (4.57%) Public Cloud
7 33 (3.68%) Hybrid Cloud
8 29 (3.23%) Fintech
9 26 (2.90%) Enterprise Storage
9 26 (2.90%) Replication
10 22 (2.45%) User Experience
11 18 (2.01%) Cloud Native
12 17 (1.90%) PKI
13 15 (1.67%) iPad
14 14 (1.56%) Mobile App
14 14 (1.56%) Smartcard
14 14 (1.56%) Visualisation
15 12 (1.34%) Digital Media
16 11 (1.23%) Semantic Web
17 10 (1.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 546 (60.87%) Linux
2 396 (44.15%) Windows
3 132 (14.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 116 (12.93%) Windows Server
5 105 (11.71%) Unix
6 90 (10.03%) CentOS
7 52 (5.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 33 (3.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 32 (3.57%) Ubuntu
10 23 (2.56%) Debian
10 23 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (2.01%) Windows 7
12 16 (1.78%) Mac OS X
13 14 (1.56%) Android
13 14 (1.56%) Apple iOS
13 14 (1.56%) Mesosphere
14 12 (1.34%) VMS
15 6 (0.67%) Fedora
16 4 (0.45%) CoreOS
16 4 (0.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 303 (33.78%) DevOps
2 207 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (14.05%) Configuration Management
4 107 (11.93%) Continuous Integration
5 103 (11.48%) ITIL
6 89 (9.92%) High Availability
7 86 (9.59%) Open Source
8 68 (7.58%) Software Engineering
9 57 (6.35%) Mentoring
10 54 (6.02%) Load Balancing
11 53 (5.91%) Migration
12 46 (5.13%) Continuous Delivery
13 45 (5.02%) TDD
14 40 (4.46%) Disaster Recovery
14 40 (4.46%) Incident Management
15 36 (4.01%) Cybersecurity
16 35 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
16 35 (3.90%) ITSM
17 33 (3.68%) E-Commerce
17 33 (3.68%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 299 (33.33%) Python
2 182 (20.29%) Java
3 160 (17.84%) PowerShell
4 147 (16.39%) Ruby
5 143 (15.94%) Bash Shell
6 133 (14.83%) Perl
7 115 (12.82%) SQL
8 82 (9.14%) JavaScript
9 48 (5.35%) PHP
10 32 (3.57%) Shell Script
11 28 (3.12%) C++
12 23 (2.56%) C#
13 20 (2.23%) C
14 15 (1.67%) Go
15 2 (0.22%) AWK
15 2 (0.22%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.22%) Scala
15 2 (0.22%) sed
16 1 (0.11%) Groovy
16 1 (0.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 101 (11.26%) Degree
2 79 (8.81%) Cisco Certification
3 58 (6.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 52 (5.80%) CCNP
5 44 (4.91%) CCNA
6 37 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 36 (4.01%) CCIE
8 28 (3.12%) AWS Certification
8 28 (3.12%) CCSP
9 24 (2.68%) MCSE
10 20 (2.23%) MCSA
10 20 (2.23%) Security Cleared
11 17 (1.90%) CCDE
12 16 (1.78%) DV Cleared
12 16 (1.78%) SC Cleared
13 11 (1.23%) CCIP
14 10 (1.11%) MCITP
15 7 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (0.56%) CISSP
16 5 (0.56%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.34%) QA
2 15 (1.67%) SLA
3 10 (1.11%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.11%) HIPAA
System Software
1 222 (24.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 143 (15.94%) Active Directory
3 106 (11.82%) Hyper-V
4 95 (10.59%) Docker
5 58 (6.47%) vSphere
6 31 (3.46%) vCloud
7 20 (2.23%) Xen
8 15 (1.67%) VMware ESX
8 15 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
9 14 (1.56%) Terminal Services
9 14 (1.56%) Varnish
10 13 (1.45%) KVM
11 10 (1.11%) XenApp
12 6 (0.67%) GlusterFS
12 6 (0.67%) HDFS
12 6 (0.67%) NFS
12 6 (0.67%) QEMU
12 6 (0.67%) RHEV
12 6 (0.67%) Squid
12 6 (0.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 258 (28.76%) Puppet
2 208 (23.19%) Opscode Chef
3 180 (20.07%) Ansible
4 85 (9.48%) Nagios
5 69 (7.69%) Salt
6 44 (4.91%) Cacti
6 44 (4.91%) Graphite
7 36 (4.01%) Opsview
8 31 (3.46%) Mesos
8 31 (3.46%) ZABBIX
9 30 (3.34%) Grafana
9 30 (3.34%) SCCM
10 29 (3.23%) FortiGate
11 24 (2.68%) Kubernetes
12 16 (1.78%) Red Hat Satellite
13 15 (1.67%) SCVMM
13 15 (1.67%) vRealize
14 14 (1.56%) SCOM
15 11 (1.23%) SELinux
15 11 (1.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 298 (33.22%) VMware
2 220 (24.53%) Microsoft
3 205 (22.85%) Red Hat
4 163 (18.17%) Cisco
5 107 (11.93%) Oracle
6 55 (6.13%) Splunk
7 52 (5.80%) F5
8 49 (5.46%) Google
9 45 (5.02%) HP
10 40 (4.46%) NetApp
11 27 (3.01%) Dell
12 26 (2.90%) Citrix
13 21 (2.34%) Juniper
14 20 (2.23%) Symantec
15 18 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
16 17 (1.90%) EMC
17 16 (1.78%) CheckPoint
18 15 (1.67%) SolarWinds
19 14 (1.56%) Apple
20 13 (1.45%) AppDynamics
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £37,000 to £40,000 per annum Circa 40K + Benefits (Blue-Chip Leve
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum £20-30k
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + stock + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Spencer Rose
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits package on offer
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £53000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + bonus + benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Spencer Rose
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Maximum £70,000 plus up to 20% bonus, shares a
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits are on offer
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent training, progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum £35,000 to £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £15,000 to £18,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago