Period
to 30 May 2020

The median annual salary for a Cloud Engineer was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

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
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 172 195 176
Rank change year-on-year +23 -19 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 13 43 87
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.38% 0.77% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.80% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11 42 78
Median annual salary £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.73% - -6.38%
10th Percentile £52,500 £43,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £80,625 £75,000
South East median annual salary £56,250 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -4.55% -

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 3,238 5,354 6,647
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.99% 95.40% 95.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2,514 4,438 5,394
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £27,825
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Cloud Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Engineer in Berkshire

Cloud Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cloud Engineer in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Cloud Engineer in Berkshire

Cloud Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Engineer in Berkshire over the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

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 30 May 2020. 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 +17 6 £72,500 +16.00%
Slough +18 5 £70,000 +27.27% 2
Maidenhead - 1 £55,000 -
Cloud Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 30 May 2020, Cloud Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Cloud Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (84.62%) DevOps
2 9 (69.23%) Azure
3 8 (61.54%) PowerShell
4 6 (46.15%) AWS
4 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) Python
5 5 (38.46%) Terraform
6 4 (30.77%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (30.77%) Serverless
6 4 (30.77%) .NET
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 4 (30.77%) Scrum
6 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
7 3 (23.08%) PaaS
7 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) Cloud Native
7 3 (23.08%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (23.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (23.08%) IaaS
7 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
7 3 (23.08%) Coaching
8 2 (15.38%) Windows
8 2 (15.38%) Anomaly Detection
8 2 (15.38%) Ansible
8 2 (15.38%) Docker
8 2 (15.38%) Public Cloud
8 2 (15.38%) Data Centre

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 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (69.23%) Azure
2 6 (46.15%) AWS
3 4 (30.77%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (30.77%) Serverless
4 3 (23.08%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (23.08%) IaaS
4 3 (23.08%) PaaS
4 3 (23.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (15.38%) Amazon S3
5 2 (15.38%) Azure Functions
5 2 (15.38%) GCP
5 2 (15.38%) Power Platform
5 2 (15.38%) PowerApps
5 2 (15.38%) SaaS
6 1 (7.69%) Amazon Cognito
6 1 (7.69%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (7.69%) Amazon Glacier
6 1 (7.69%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Electronics
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
1 1 (7.69%) Public Sector
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) AWS Amplify
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) JSON
2 1 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Cloud Native
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) DevOps
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Coaching
4 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Anomaly Detection
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (15.38%) High Availability
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security Management
5 2 (15.38%) Open Source
5 2 (15.38%) Security Management
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Task Automation
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) PowerShell
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) Go
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) AWS Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) GDPR
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (15.38%) NIST
1 2 (15.38%) NIST 800
2 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Terraform
2 2 (15.38%) Ansible
2 2 (15.38%) Puppet
3 1 (7.69%) Grafana
3 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
3 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.69%) Packer
3 1 (7.69%) Prometheus
3 1 (7.69%) Salt
3 1 (7.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) VMware