Period
to 19 September 2019

The median annual salary for a Cloud Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

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
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 179 201 179
Rank change year-on-year +22 -22 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 69 61 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.21% 0.93% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 0.98% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 68 56 71
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - -
10th Percentile £41,250 £39,375 £37,500
90th Percentile £71,625 £73,375 £71,250
South East median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% -

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 5,433 6,256 6,033
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.48% 95.54% 95.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4,363 5,099 4,839
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,700 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £73,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -

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 19 September 2019.

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 19 September 2019. 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 -13 30 £61,250 +6.52% 2
Bracknell - 15 £60,000 - 2
Wokingham +4 9 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Slough +22 6 £63,750 -1.92% 1
Newbury - 6 £40,750 -
Cloud Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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 43 (62.32%) AWS
2 42 (60.87%) Azure
3 37 (53.62%) Terraform
4 33 (47.83%) DevOps
5 29 (42.03%) Microsoft
6 28 (40.58%) Ansible
7 27 (39.13%) Infrastructure as Code
8 26 (37.68%) Python
9 23 (33.33%) Linux
10 20 (28.99%) Docker
10 20 (28.99%) PowerShell
11 19 (27.54%) Puppet
12 17 (24.64%) Ruby
12 17 (24.64%) SQL
13 16 (23.19%) Java
13 16 (23.19%) Windows
13 16 (23.19%) Jenkins
14 15 (21.74%) Kubernetes
14 15 (21.74%) Public Sector
15 14 (20.29%) Cloud Operations
15 14 (20.29%) SQL Server
16 13 (18.84%) Office 365
17 12 (17.39%) SaaS
17 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (17.39%) Marketing
17 12 (17.39%) Digital Marketing
17 12 (17.39%) MySQL
17 12 (17.39%) SAP
17 12 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
17 12 (17.39%) Electronics

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 9 (13.04%) JBoss
1 9 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 7 (10.14%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (7.25%) OpenStack
4 3 (4.35%) IIS
5 2 (2.90%) Apache
5 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.90%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.45%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 43 (62.32%) AWS
2 42 (60.87%) Azure
3 13 (18.84%) Office 365
4 12 (17.39%) GitHub
4 12 (17.39%) SaaS
4 12 (17.39%) Serverless
5 8 (11.59%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (10.14%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (10.14%) OpenShift
7 6 (8.70%) AWS CodePipeline
7 6 (8.70%) Azure Stack
7 6 (8.70%) Logz.io
7 6 (8.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (4.35%) IaaS
9 2 (2.90%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (2.90%) PaaS
10 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (1.45%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.39%) Firewall
2 9 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.25%) LAN
3 5 (7.25%) Network Security
3 5 (7.25%) SAN
3 5 (7.25%) WAN
4 4 (5.80%) DHCP
4 4 (5.80%) DNS
5 3 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (4.35%) VPN
5 3 (4.35%) WLAN
6 1 (1.45%) Internet
6 1 (1.45%) SMTP
6 1 (1.45%) SSL
6 1 (1.45%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.29%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.39%) MySQL
3 7 (10.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 6 (8.70%) Pentaho
4 6 (8.70%) RDBMS
4 6 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.90%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.45%) Big Data
6 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (23.19%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (8.70%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 15 (21.74%) Public Sector
2 12 (17.39%) Electronics
2 12 (17.39%) Finance
2 12 (17.39%) Manufacturing
2 12 (17.39%) Marketing
2 12 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.90%) Retail
4 1 (1.45%) French Language
4 1 (1.45%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.14%) AWS Amplify
2 1 (1.45%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.45%) JSON
2 1 (1.45%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (10.14%) Public Cloud
3 6 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (8.70%) Private Cloud
4 3 (4.35%) Cloud Native
4 3 (4.35%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.90%) Replication
6 1 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 23 (33.33%) Linux
2 16 (23.19%) Windows
3 11 (15.94%) Windows Server
4 6 (8.70%) Unix
5 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.45%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.83%) DevOps
2 27 (39.13%) Infrastructure as Code
3 14 (20.29%) Cloud Operations
4 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (17.39%) Digital Marketing
4 12 (17.39%) Programme Management
5 9 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 9 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (11.59%) Configuration Management
6 8 (11.59%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 7 (10.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (10.14%) Deployment Automation
7 7 (10.14%) Incident Management
7 7 (10.14%) Open Source
7 7 (10.14%) Project Delivery
8 6 (8.70%) Continuous Deployment
8 6 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (8.70%) SDLC
8 6 (8.70%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 26 (37.68%) Python
2 20 (28.99%) PowerShell
3 17 (24.64%) Ruby
3 17 (24.64%) SQL
4 16 (23.19%) Java
5 10 (14.49%) Go
6 7 (10.14%) Bash Shell
7 6 (8.70%) Perl
8 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) AWS Certification
2 4 (5.80%) CCNA
2 4 (5.80%) CCNP
2 4 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.35%) MCSE
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.90%) Degree
4 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 20 (28.99%) Docker
2 10 (14.49%) Active Directory
3 6 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (7.25%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.80%) vCloud
5 4 (5.80%) vSphere
6 1 (1.45%) Ceph
6 1 (1.45%) NFS
Systems Management
1 37 (53.62%) Terraform
2 28 (40.58%) Ansible
3 19 (27.54%) Puppet
4 15 (21.74%) Kubernetes
5 7 (10.14%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (8.70%) Docker Swarm
6 6 (8.70%) Grafana
6 6 (8.70%) Graphite
7 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (4.35%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (1.45%) Kibana
9 1 (1.45%) logstash
9 1 (1.45%) Marathon
9 1 (1.45%) Mesos
Vendors
1 29 (42.03%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.39%) SAP
3 11 (15.94%) Oracle
4 6 (8.70%) Atlassian
4 6 (8.70%) Sun
5 4 (5.80%) VMware
6 3 (4.35%) CheckPoint
6 3 (4.35%) Cisco
6 3 (4.35%) CommVault
7 2 (2.90%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.45%) Darktrace
8 1 (1.45%) Google
8 1 (1.45%) LogRhythm
8 1 (1.45%) Nintex
8 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.45%) Splunk