Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Cloud Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Engineer
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 174 236
Rank change year-on-year -6 +62 +61
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 79 129 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.24% 1.49% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.56% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 67 109 80
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% -4.17% +20.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £45,000 £43,625
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £82,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £56,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% +2.27% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 6070 8285 10645
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.55% 95.65% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4859 6492 8466
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Cloud Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Cloud Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Engineer in Berkshire

Cloud Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Engineer in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Cloud Engineer in Berkshire

Cloud Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Engineer in Berkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cloud Engineer in Berkshire

Cloud Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -32 42 £60,000 +4.35% 2
Maidenhead +37 12 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Newbury - 7 £50,000 - 3
Wokingham - 3 £42,500 -
Slough +4 2 £48,750 +28.29%
Bracknell - 1 £26,000 -
Cloud Engineer
South East

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 across the Berkshire region featuring Cloud Engineer in the job title.

1 54 (68.35%) Linux
2 43 (54.43%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (51.90%) DevOps
4 31 (39.24%) VMware
5 30 (37.97%) Python
6 29 (36.71%) Red Hat
7 28 (35.44%) Windows
8 25 (31.65%) Microsoft Azure
9 22 (27.85%) Docker
9 22 (27.85%) Puppet
10 21 (26.58%) SaaS
10 21 (26.58%) Opscode Chef
10 21 (26.58%) Kubernetes
11 20 (25.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 18 (22.78%) OpenStack
13 17 (21.52%) Bash Shell
13 17 (21.52%) Data Centre
13 17 (21.52%) VMware Infrastructure
13 17 (21.52%) TCP/IP
13 17 (21.52%) ITIL
14 16 (20.25%) VPN
14 16 (20.25%) PowerShell
14 16 (20.25%) Banking
15 15 (18.99%) Migration
15 15 (18.99%) HTTP
16 14 (17.72%) SSL
16 14 (17.72%) Internet
16 14 (17.72%) Degree
16 14 (17.72%) Private Cloud
16 14 (17.72%) Windows Server

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 18 (22.78%) OpenStack
2 13 (16.46%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (2.53%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.27%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.27%) Drupal
4 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.27%) IIS
4 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 43 (54.43%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (31.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (26.58%) SaaS
4 7 (8.86%) PaaS
5 6 (7.59%) IaaS
6 4 (5.06%) Office 365
7 3 (3.80%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (3.80%) Route 53
7 3 (3.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (2.53%) Akamai
8 2 (2.53%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (2.53%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (1.27%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.52%) TCP/IP
2 16 (20.25%) VPN
3 15 (18.99%) HTTP
4 14 (17.72%) Internet
4 14 (17.72%) SSL
5 13 (16.46%) IPsec
6 11 (13.92%) Firewall
7 10 (12.66%) LAN
7 10 (12.66%) WAN
8 3 (3.80%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (3.80%) MPLS
9 2 (2.53%) DNS
9 2 (2.53%) Skype
9 2 (2.53%) VoIP
10 1 (1.27%) DHCP
10 1 (1.27%) GoToMeeting
10 1 (1.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.06%) MySQL
3 2 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.27%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.27%) JUnit
General
1 16 (20.25%) Banking
2 11 (13.92%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.66%) REST
2 9 (11.39%) Web Services
3 6 (7.59%) JSON
4 5 (6.33%) .NET
4 5 (6.33%) AngularJS
4 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET
4 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (6.33%) React
4 5 (6.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (2.53%) Spring
6 1 (1.27%) COM
6 1 (1.27%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.27%) Hystrix
6 1 (1.27%) Java EE
6 1 (1.27%) Middleware
6 1 (1.27%) Node.js
6 1 (1.27%) RESTful
6 1 (1.27%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.52%) Data Centre
2 14 (17.72%) Private Cloud
3 8 (10.13%) Fintech
4 6 (7.59%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.33%) Social Media
6 4 (5.06%) Clustering
6 4 (5.06%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.80%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 54 (68.35%) Linux
2 28 (35.44%) Windows
3 20 (25.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (17.72%) Windows Server
5 11 (13.92%) CentOS
6 9 (11.39%) Unix
7 3 (3.80%) Debian
7 3 (3.80%) Ubuntu
7 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (51.90%) DevOps
2 17 (21.52%) ITIL
3 15 (18.99%) Migration
4 13 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (16.46%) API Integration
4 13 (16.46%) Identity Management
5 10 (12.66%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (10.13%) Incident Management
6 8 (10.13%) Runbook
7 7 (8.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (8.86%) Software Engineering
8 6 (7.59%) MVC
8 6 (7.59%) Open Source
9 5 (6.33%) API Development
9 5 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (6.33%) OO
9 5 (6.33%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (6.33%) Problem Management
10 4 (5.06%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.06%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.97%) Python
2 17 (21.52%) Bash Shell
3 16 (20.25%) PowerShell
4 12 (15.19%) C
4 12 (15.19%) Perl
5 8 (10.13%) Ruby
5 8 (10.13%) SQL
6 7 (8.86%) Java
7 5 (6.33%) C#
8 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (17.72%) Degree
2 8 (10.13%) AWS Certification
3 3 (3.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.27%) MCSA
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) QA
2 4 (5.06%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (3.80%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (27.85%) Docker
2 17 (21.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (13.92%) Hyper-V
4 10 (12.66%) Active Directory
5 5 (6.33%) vSphere
6 3 (3.80%) XenApp
7 2 (2.53%) KVM
8 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.27%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.27%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 22 (27.85%) Puppet
2 21 (26.58%) Kubernetes
2 21 (26.58%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (16.46%) Ansible
4 9 (11.39%) Terraform
5 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (2.53%) Grafana
7 1 (1.27%) CloudForms
7 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (1.27%) SCCM
7 1 (1.27%) SCOM
7 1 (1.27%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (39.24%) VMware
2 29 (36.71%) Red Hat
3 12 (15.19%) Microsoft
4 8 (10.13%) ServiceNow
4 8 (10.13%) Sun
5 6 (7.59%) Cisco
5 6 (7.59%) NetApp
6 5 (6.33%) Citrix
7 3 (3.80%) 3PAR
7 3 (3.80%) CA
7 3 (3.80%) HP
7 3 (3.80%) Oracle
7 3 (3.80%) SaltStack
8 2 (2.53%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.53%) Google
8 2 (2.53%) Splunk
9 1 (1.27%) Concur
9 1 (1.27%) Meraki
9 1 (1.27%) RightScale
9 1 (1.27%) SAP