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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cloud Engineer
UK
Rank 502 549 770
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +221
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 404 422 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.43% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.44% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 340 380 151
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 £38,650 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%

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
81056 95508 100334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67357 80149 83348
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +50 380 £57,500 +4.54% 70
South East +63 137 £57,500 +4.54% 18
London +32 133 £60,000 +14.28% 29
Berkshire +30 64 £62,500 +4.16% 7
Reading +52 49 £70,000 +33.33% 4
Surrey +53 42 £60,000 +9.09% 4
North West +5 37 £50,000 +17.64% 5
Hampshire +11 22 £40,000 -5.88% 2
East of England +17 21 £52,500 -4.54% 7
West Midlands +10 18 £42,500 +54.54% 2
Merseyside +7 18 £50,000 -
Manchester -13 18 £46,250 +12.12% 5
Liverpool +10 15 £50,000 -
South West -2 15 £70,000 +30.23% 4
Birmingham +7 12 £35,000 +55.55% 2
Yorkshire -1 12 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Woking +26 11 £37,500 - 1
City of London +25 11 £65,000 - 3
Farnborough -4 11 £35,000 -33.33%
Bristol -10 10 £70,000 +33.33%
Guildford +38 8 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Hertfordshire +12 8 £53,750 +47.26% 1
Cambridge +6 7 £48,750 -25.00% 4
West Yorkshire +5 7 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Cambridgeshire +4 7 £48,750 -25.00% 4
East Midlands +3 7 £30,000 -25.00%
Scotland +28 6 £40,000 -31.62%
Oxfordshire +32 5 £70,000 +47.36% 2
Southampton +3 5 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Egham +3 5 £70,000 +27.27%

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 431 (50.12%) Linux
2 415 (48.26%) Amazon AWS
3 354 (41.16%) Windows
4 268 (31.16%) Puppet
5 256 (29.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 236 (27.44%) Python
7 220 (25.58%) Opscode Chef
8 209 (24.30%) Microsoft
8 209 (24.30%) VMware
9 207 (24.07%) PowerShell
10 204 (23.72%) SaaS
11 194 (22.56%) DevOps
12 170 (19.77%) Firewall
13 164 (19.07%) Data Centre
14 156 (18.14%) Windows Server
15 153 (17.79%) Bash Shell
16 144 (16.74%) Web Services
17 143 (16.63%) Finance
18 142 (16.51%) VMware Infrastructure
19 138 (16.05%) ITIL
20 131 (15.23%) Cisco
21 130 (15.12%) Agile Software Development
21 130 (15.12%) Ansible
22 128 (14.88%) Hyper-V
23 127 (14.77%) Red Hat
24 120 (13.95%) PaaS
25 116 (13.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 114 (13.26%) Active Directory
27 113 (13.14%) IaaS
28 112 (13.02%) Perl

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 81 (9.42%) Apache
2 53 (6.16%) Tomcat
3 45 (5.23%) OpenStack
4 39 (4.53%) IIS
5 37 (4.30%) nginx
6 31 (3.60%) MS Exchange
7 30 (3.49%) Elasticsearch
8 29 (3.37%) WebSphere
9 27 (3.14%) JBoss
9 27 (3.14%) WebLogic
10 26 (3.02%) BizTalk Server
10 26 (3.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 26 (3.02%) Skype for Business
11 25 (2.91%) SharePoint
12 17 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
13 13 (1.51%) Cloud Foundry
14 11 (1.28%) Apache Spark
14 11 (1.28%) Confluence
15 8 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
16 7 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 78 (9.07%) MS Excel
2 32 (3.72%) MS Office
3 4 (0.47%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.35%) Magento
3 2 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.12%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 415 (48.26%) Amazon AWS
2 256 (29.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 204 (23.72%) SaaS
4 120 (13.95%) PaaS
5 113 (13.14%) IaaS
6 80 (9.30%) Office 365
7 52 (6.05%) Cloud Computing
8 42 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
9 30 (3.49%) Google Cloud Platform
10 28 (3.26%) AWS CloudFormation
11 27 (3.14%) Amazon S3
12 25 (2.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 19 (2.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 14 (1.63%) Amazon ELB
15 13 (1.51%) Amazon SQS
16 12 (1.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 12 (1.40%) CloudFront
16 12 (1.40%) GitHub
17 10 (1.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 10 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 170 (19.77%) Firewall
2 87 (10.12%) SAN
3 73 (8.49%) TCP/IP
4 67 (7.79%) DNS
5 54 (6.28%) VPN
6 46 (5.35%) Network Security
7 44 (5.12%) LDAP
8 37 (4.30%) Cisco Nexus
9 34 (3.95%) Internet
10 33 (3.84%) HTTP
10 33 (3.84%) NAS
11 32 (3.72%) Wireless
12 30 (3.49%) Cisco IOS
12 30 (3.49%) WAN
13 24 (2.79%) DHCP
13 24 (2.79%) LAN
14 21 (2.44%) Skype
15 19 (2.21%) IPsec
16 18 (2.09%) FTP
17 17 (1.98%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (12.56%) MySQL
2 96 (11.16%) SQL Server
3 69 (8.02%) Relational Database
4 33 (3.84%) RDBMS
5 31 (3.60%) Big Data
5 31 (3.60%) NoSQL
6 29 (3.37%) MongoDB
7 24 (2.79%) Amazon RDS
7 24 (2.79%) PostgreSQL
8 21 (2.44%) Hadoop
9 14 (1.63%) Oracle Database
9 14 (1.63%) Redis
10 12 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (1.05%) Couchbase
12 8 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (0.93%) InfluxDB
13 7 (0.81%) SQLite
14 5 (0.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 4 (0.47%) Amazon Redshift
15 4 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 78 (9.07%) Git (software)
2 64 (7.44%) Jenkins
3 28 (3.26%) JIRA
4 21 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
5 16 (1.86%) TeamCity
5 16 (1.86%) Visual Studio
6 14 (1.63%) Visual Studio Code
7 13 (1.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 12 (1.40%) Maven
8 12 (1.40%) Vagrant
9 10 (1.16%) Subversion
10 9 (1.05%) Sonatype Nexus
11 7 (0.81%) Flexmojos
12 6 (0.70%) Cucumber
12 6 (0.70%) RSpec
13 5 (0.58%) Hudson
14 4 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
15 3 (0.35%) MSBuild
16 2 (0.23%) Bitbucket
16 2 (0.23%) VersionOne
General
1 143 (16.63%) Finance
2 56 (6.51%) Banking
3 43 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 24 (2.79%) Manufacturing
5 19 (2.21%) Retail
6 16 (1.86%) Games
7 13 (1.51%) Publishing
8 11 (1.28%) Electronics
8 11 (1.28%) Law
8 11 (1.28%) Legal
8 11 (1.28%) Marketing
9 6 (0.70%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.70%) Online Betting
10 4 (0.47%) Advertising
10 4 (0.47%) Automotive
11 3 (0.35%) Billing
11 3 (0.35%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.23%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.12%) Back Office
13 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (16.74%) Web Services
2 75 (8.72%) LAMP
3 38 (4.42%) .NET
4 32 (3.72%) HTML
5 31 (3.60%) Middleware
5 31 (3.60%) Node.js
6 25 (2.91%) AngularJS
6 25 (2.91%) HTML5
7 24 (2.79%) SOAP
8 21 (2.44%) CSS
8 21 (2.44%) LEMP Stack
9 18 (2.09%) LAPP Stack
9 18 (2.09%) RabbitMQ
10 16 (1.86%) REST
11 15 (1.74%) ELK Stack
12 14 (1.63%) CSS3
13 12 (1.40%) .NET Framework
13 12 (1.40%) ASP.NET
13 12 (1.40%) Ruby on Rails
14 10 (1.16%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 164 (19.07%) Data Centre
2 83 (9.65%) Hybrid Cloud
3 55 (6.40%) Private Cloud
4 46 (5.35%) Public Cloud
5 41 (4.77%) Analytical Skills
6 37 (4.30%) Computer Science
7 36 (4.19%) Fintech
8 33 (3.84%) Enterprise Software
9 19 (2.21%) Management Information System
10 12 (1.40%) Enterprise Cloud
10 12 (1.40%) Mathematics
11 10 (1.16%) Clustering
11 10 (1.16%) EMC VNX
12 9 (1.05%) Replication
12 9 (1.05%) User Experience
13 8 (0.93%) Online Games
14 7 (0.81%) Cloud Native
14 7 (0.81%) Home Automation
14 7 (0.81%) PKI
15 6 (0.70%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 431 (50.12%) Linux
2 354 (41.16%) Windows
3 156 (18.14%) Windows Server
4 116 (13.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 72 (8.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 63 (7.33%) Unix
7 59 (6.86%) CentOS
8 43 (5.00%) Debian
9 42 (4.88%) Ubuntu
10 41 (4.77%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (2.09%) VMS
12 14 (1.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 13 (1.51%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (1.28%) Android
15 9 (1.05%) Solaris
16 8 (0.93%) Apple iOS
16 8 (0.93%) Windows 7
17 6 (0.70%) Windows 8
18 5 (0.58%) Windows 10
19 3 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (22.56%) DevOps
2 138 (16.05%) ITIL
3 130 (15.12%) Agile Software Development
4 106 (12.33%) Configuration Management
5 93 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
6 65 (7.56%) Migration
7 54 (6.28%) E-Commerce
7 54 (6.28%) Presales
8 53 (6.16%) High Availability
9 51 (5.93%) Open Source
10 46 (5.35%) Software Engineering
11 38 (4.42%) Network Design
12 35 (4.07%) Web Operations
13 33 (3.84%) Load Balancing
14 32 (3.72%) Mentoring
14 32 (3.72%) Scrum
15 29 (3.37%) Project Management
16 28 (3.26%) Network Architecture
17 27 (3.14%) Network Management
17 27 (3.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 236 (27.44%) Python
2 207 (24.07%) PowerShell
3 153 (17.79%) Bash Shell
4 112 (13.02%) Perl
5 87 (10.12%) SQL
6 86 (10.00%) Ruby
7 72 (8.37%) Java
8 56 (6.51%) C
9 51 (5.93%) JavaScript
10 48 (5.58%) PHP
11 43 (5.00%) C#
12 26 (3.02%) Shell Script
13 16 (1.86%) C++
14 11 (1.28%) Go
15 8 (0.93%) Scala
15 8 (0.93%) T-SQL
16 5 (0.58%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.35%) Erlang
17 3 (0.35%) Korn
18 2 (0.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 76 (8.84%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (8.14%) Degree
3 69 (8.02%) CCNA
4 47 (5.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 38 (4.42%) CCNP
6 37 (4.30%) Security Cleared
7 32 (3.72%) CCSP
8 31 (3.60%) SC Cleared
9 30 (3.49%) CCIE
10 28 (3.26%) CCIP
10 28 (3.26%) MCSE
11 26 (3.02%) AWS Certification
12 20 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 13 (1.51%) MCSA
14 11 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (1.16%) MCITP
15 10 (1.16%) RHCA
16 8 (0.93%) MCP
17 4 (0.47%) BC Cleared
17 4 (0.47%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (5.70%) QA
2 43 (5.00%) SLA
3 15 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.16%) HIPAA
5 7 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.35%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.12%) GCP
System Software
1 142 (16.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 128 (14.88%) Hyper-V
3 114 (13.26%) Active Directory
4 94 (10.93%) vSphere
5 73 (8.49%) Docker
6 50 (5.81%) vCloud
7 26 (3.02%) Oracle RAC
8 15 (1.74%) VMware ESX
9 13 (1.51%) Varnish
10 10 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
11 9 (1.05%) LXC
11 9 (1.05%) XenApp
12 8 (0.93%) NFS
12 8 (0.93%) XenDesktop
13 7 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
13 7 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
13 7 (0.81%) Xen
13 7 (0.81%) XenServer
14 6 (0.70%) GlusterFS
15 5 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 268 (31.16%) Puppet
2 220 (25.58%) Opscode Chef
3 130 (15.12%) Ansible
4 47 (5.47%) SCCM
5 40 (4.65%) Salt
6 26 (3.02%) OpenAM
7 24 (2.79%) SCOM
8 21 (2.44%) Kibana
8 21 (2.44%) Nagios
9 16 (1.86%) Kubernetes
10 14 (1.63%) HAProxy
10 14 (1.63%) SCVMM
11 13 (1.51%) CFEngine
12 12 (1.40%) WSUS
13 10 (1.16%) SCOrch
13 10 (1.16%) Terraform
13 10 (1.16%) vMotion
14 9 (1.05%) Fluentd
14 9 (1.05%) Grafana
14 9 (1.05%) Graphite
Vendors
1 209 (24.30%) Microsoft
1 209 (24.30%) VMware
2 131 (15.23%) Cisco
3 127 (14.77%) Red Hat
4 77 (8.95%) Oracle
5 53 (6.16%) Sun
6 46 (5.35%) CheckPoint
7 38 (4.42%) Google
8 27 (3.14%) EMC
9 26 (3.02%) Citrix
10 25 (2.91%) NetApp
11 23 (2.67%) HP
12 21 (2.44%) Juniper
13 18 (2.09%) Splunk
14 14 (1.63%) Vyatta
15 13 (1.51%) Rackspace
16 12 (1.40%) SolarWinds
17 11 (1.28%) Cloudera
17 11 (1.28%) Huawei
17 11 (1.28%) LANDesk
London
onezeero.
Salary: £500 - £550 per day + NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Networking People
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 Per Annum 45-77K+ BENEFITS
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Polystream Ltd/Elektraglide Ltd
Salary: Competitive based on experience
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Sussex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + training programme
Posted: 4 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Awesome Package
Posted: 5 days ago