The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Engineer
Rank 842 843 850
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 62 32 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.029% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.031% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 51 30 35
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £40,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109819 102628 112165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.27% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89750 85116 96213
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 23 July 2014 within the UK.

Cloud Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Cloud Engineer
Top 28 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 23 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -7 61 £47,500 -9.52% 9
London -18 33 £49,000 -10.90% 3
South East -5 12 £50,000 +21.21% 5
City of London - 10 £50,000 - 2
North West - 9 £39,500 -
Manchester - 9 £39,500 -
Berkshire +7 5 £50,000 -16.66%
Hampshire - 5 £50,000 - 1
East of England -14 4 £48,750 +21.87%
Maidenhead - 4 £50,000 -
Andover - 4 £50,000 -
Bromley - 3 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £48,750 -
East Midlands - 3 £50,000 - 1
Derbyshire - 2 £50,000 -
New Malden - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire +4 1 - -
Surrey +1 1 £43,000 +7.50% 3
Cambridge -3 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £35,000 -
Fordingbridge - 1 - -
Godalming - 1 £43,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 1 £57,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £47,500 - 1
Stevenage - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £57,500 -
South Wales - 1 £35,000 -
Wales - 1 £35,000 -

Cloud Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

1 126 (73.68%) Linux
2 63 (36.84%) Windows
3 61 (35.67%) VMware
4 55 (32.16%) Amazon AWS
5 44 (25.73%) Opscode Chef
6 43 (25.15%) DevOps
7 42 (24.56%) Puppet
8 41 (23.98%) VMware Infrastructure
8 41 (23.98%) Web Services
9 38 (22.22%) Security Cleared
10 36 (21.05%) SQL
11 34 (19.88%) Apache
11 34 (19.88%) SaaS
12 33 (19.30%) Ruby
12 33 (19.30%) UNIX
12 33 (19.30%) Nagios
12 33 (19.30%) vCloud
13 32 (18.71%) Python
13 32 (18.71%) DNS
14 30 (17.54%) SQL Server
14 30 (17.54%) Amazon EC2
15 29 (16.96%) Open Source
16 28 (16.37%) Software Engineering
17 26 (15.20%) SC Cleared
17 26 (15.20%) Cisco
17 26 (15.20%) Firewall
18 24 (14.04%) Internet
19 21 (12.28%) Microsoft
19 21 (12.28%) PowerShell
20 19 (11.11%) Problem Management

Cloud Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 34 (19.88%) Apache
2 16 (9.36%) nginx
3 13 (7.60%) IIS
4 10 (5.85%) Drupal
5 7 (4.09%) Tomcat
5 7 (4.09%) Eucalyptus
5 7 (4.09%) OpenStack
6 4 (2.34%) CMS
6 4 (2.34%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2000
7 3 (1.75%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.17%) Alfresco
8 2 (1.17%) WordPress
9 1 (0.58%) Jetty
9 1 (0.58%) Confluence
9 1 (0.58%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.58%) CloudStack
Applications
1 9 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 55 (32.16%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (19.88%) SaaS
3 30 (17.54%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (9.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (9.36%) PaaS
4 16 (9.36%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (8.19%) IaaS
6 10 (5.85%) Google App Engine
7 8 (4.68%) Rackspace Cloud
8 4 (2.34%) Google Compute Engine
8 4 (2.34%) Heroku
9 1 (0.58%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.58%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 32 (18.71%) DNS
2 26 (15.20%) Firewall
3 24 (14.04%) Internet
4 19 (11.11%) SMTP
5 16 (9.36%) TCP/IP
6 15 (8.77%) VPN
7 9 (5.26%) HTTP
8 4 (2.34%) FTP
9 3 (1.75%) VLAN
10 2 (1.17%) SSL
10 2 (1.17%) Wireless
10 2 (1.17%) LDAP
10 2 (1.17%) SNMP
10 2 (1.17%) iSCSI
10 2 (1.17%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.58%) NAS
11 1 (0.58%) FCoE
11 1 (0.58%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.58%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.58%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (17.54%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.77%) MySQL
3 14 (8.19%) Big Data
4 11 (6.43%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (3.51%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.34%) DB2
7 2 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.17%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.17%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (8.77%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.26%) JMeter
3 8 (4.68%) Jenkins
4 7 (4.09%) Subversion
5 6 (3.51%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.75%) Maven
7 2 (1.17%) Hudson
8 1 (0.58%) JIRA
8 1 (0.58%) Metasploit
General
1 16 (9.36%) Finance
2 9 (5.26%) Billing
3 7 (4.09%) Marketing
4 6 (3.51%) Electronics
5 4 (2.34%) Games
6 3 (1.75%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.17%) Back Office
7 2 (1.17%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.17%) Law
7 2 (1.17%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.58%) Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (23.98%) Web Services
2 15 (8.77%) .NET
3 12 (7.02%) LAMP
4 11 (6.43%) Ruby on Rails
5 7 (4.09%) RESTful
5 7 (4.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (4.09%) Sensu
6 5 (2.92%) J2EE
7 3 (1.75%) REST
8 2 (1.17%) Middleware
9 1 (0.58%) Spring
9 1 (0.58%) Ajax
9 1 (0.58%) CSS
9 1 (0.58%) SOAP
9 1 (0.58%) MapReduce
9 1 (0.58%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.96%) Open Source
2 12 (7.02%) Smartphone
2 12 (7.02%) Blog
3 8 (4.68%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.68%) Client/Server
4 6 (3.51%) Data Integration
5 5 (2.92%) Replication
6 4 (2.34%) Social Media
6 4 (2.34%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.75%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.75%) Clustering
8 2 (1.17%) DTV
8 2 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.58%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 126 (73.68%) Linux
2 63 (36.84%) Windows
3 33 (19.30%) UNIX
4 19 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (8.77%) Ubuntu
6 7 (4.09%) CentOS
6 7 (4.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.34%) Android
8 3 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.17%) Debian
10 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (25.15%) DevOps
2 28 (16.37%) Software Engineering
3 19 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 18 (10.53%) Load Balancing
5 13 (7.60%) Configuration Management
5 13 (7.60%) Project Management
6 12 (7.02%) E-Commerce
7 11 (6.43%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (5.85%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (5.26%) Load Testing
9 9 (5.26%) Product Management
10 8 (4.68%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (4.68%) Capacity Management
10 8 (4.68%) Service Management
11 7 (4.09%) Information Security
11 7 (4.09%) Data Analysis
12 6 (3.51%) Requirements Management
12 6 (3.51%) MVC
13 5 (2.92%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 36 (21.05%) SQL
2 33 (19.30%) Ruby
3 32 (18.71%) Python
4 21 (12.28%) PowerShell
5 19 (11.11%) Perl
6 14 (8.19%) JavaScript
7 13 (7.60%) PHP
8 10 (5.85%) C#
8 10 (5.85%) Java
9 8 (4.68%) VBScript
10 5 (2.92%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.34%) C++
12 3 (1.75%) VB
12 3 (1.75%) Korn
13 2 (1.17%) C
14 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.58%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 38 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 26 (15.20%) SC Cleared
3 14 (8.19%) DV Cleared
4 13 (7.60%) Degree
4 13 (7.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (2.34%) MCITP
5 4 (2.34%) CCNA
5 4 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.17%) MCSE
6 2 (1.17%) CCNP
7 1 (0.58%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.94%) QA
2 6 (3.51%) SLA
3 3 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.58%) BS25999
System Software
1 41 (23.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (19.30%) vCloud
3 13 (7.60%) Hyper-V
4 12 (7.02%) vSphere
5 9 (5.26%) Active Directory
6 7 (4.09%) Varnish
7 3 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.17%) Dovecot
8 2 (1.17%) KVM
8 2 (1.17%) XenServer
9 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.58%) NFS
9 1 (0.58%) Xen
9 1 (0.58%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 44 (25.73%) Opscode Chef
2 42 (24.56%) Puppet
3 33 (19.30%) Nagios
4 12 (7.02%) ZABBIX
4 12 (7.02%) Ansible
5 10 (5.85%) Salt
6 7 (4.09%) Capistrano
6 7 (4.09%) OpenView
6 7 (4.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 7 (4.09%) Cacti
6 7 (4.09%) Ganglia
7 6 (3.51%) Pingdom
8 3 (1.75%) Backup Exec
8 3 (1.75%) WSUS
8 3 (1.75%) Vagrant
8 3 (1.75%) logstash
9 2 (1.17%) Zenoss
9 2 (1.17%) Plesk
9 2 (1.17%) Kibana
9 2 (1.17%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 61 (35.67%) VMware
2 26 (15.20%) Cisco
3 21 (12.28%) Microsoft
4 16 (9.36%) Red Hat
5 12 (7.02%) HP
6 11 (6.43%) EMC
7 10 (5.85%) Oracle
7 10 (5.85%) Google
7 10 (5.85%) New Relic
8 9 (5.26%) Splunk
9 7 (4.09%) Twitter
9 7 (4.09%) BMC
10 6 (3.51%) Citrix
10 6 (3.51%) Dell
10 6 (3.51%) 3PAR
10 6 (3.51%) Incapsula
11 5 (2.92%) Symantec
12 3 (1.75%) Sun
12 3 (1.75%) Veeam
13 2 (1.17%) F5
Surrey
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £59999.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Cloudreach
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Camberley
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago