Period
to 20 March 2019

The median annual salary for a Cloud Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 20 March 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 156 180 168
Rank change year-on-year +24 -12 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 38 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.05% 0.50% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.51% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 11
Bristol median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -28.57% +27.27%
South West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% -4.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. 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
Bristol
Permanent vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 3,482 3,526 3,269
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.11% 97.11% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2,805 2,994 2,686
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,736 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.59% +1.67% +6.02%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £68,750
South West median annual salary £43,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -

Cloud Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Engineer in Bristol

Cloud Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Cloud Engineer in Bristol

Cloud Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Engineer in Bristol over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Cloud Engineer in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 20 March 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 Bristol region featuring Cloud Engineer in the job title.

1 35 (92.11%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (84.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (71.05%) DevOps
4 26 (68.42%) Deployment Automation
5 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
7 16 (42.11%) C#
7 16 (42.11%) Software Engineering
7 16 (42.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 15 (39.47%) Windows
8 15 (39.47%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (39.47%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (36.84%) Internet of Things
9 14 (36.84%) Linux
9 14 (36.84%) Java
9 14 (36.84%) Python
9 14 (36.84%) Internet
10 13 (34.21%) SLA
10 13 (34.21%) Business Transformation
10 13 (34.21%) Mac OS
10 13 (34.21%) Node.js
10 13 (34.21%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (34.21%) Continuous Deployment
10 13 (34.21%) Customer Requirements
10 13 (34.21%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (34.21%) Immutable Infrastructure
11 12 (31.58%) Docker
11 12 (31.58%) Unit Testing
12 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
13 5 (13.16%) Office 365

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) SAS
2 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 35 (92.11%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (84.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (39.47%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (13.16%) Office 365
5 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.63%) IaaS
5 1 (2.63%) OneDrive
5 1 (2.63%) PaaS
5 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (36.84%) Internet
2 3 (7.89%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.63%) DHCP
3 1 (2.63%) DNS
3 1 (2.63%) Network Security
3 1 (2.63%) Skype
3 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Big Data
1 1 (2.63%) Cosmos DB
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (34.21%) Node.js
2 2 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Internet of Things
2 2 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Windows
2 14 (36.84%) Linux
3 13 (34.21%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.63%) Android
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) DevOps
2 26 (68.42%) Deployment Automation
3 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (42.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 16 (42.11%) Software Engineering
5 15 (39.47%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (34.21%) Business Transformation
6 13 (34.21%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (34.21%) Continuous Deployment
6 13 (34.21%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (34.21%) Customer Requirements
6 13 (34.21%) Immutable Infrastructure
7 12 (31.58%) Unit Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (10.53%) Change Control
8 4 (10.53%) Problem Management
9 3 (7.89%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
11 1 (2.63%) Open Source
11 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) C#
2 14 (36.84%) Java
2 14 (36.84%) Python
3 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.63%) PHP
3 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) MCSA
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (34.21%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (31.58%) Docker
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (5.26%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.63%) Grafana
2 1 (2.63%) HAProxy
2 1 (2.63%) Icinga
2 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Cisco
2 4 (10.53%) HP
2 4 (10.53%) VMware