Period
to 17 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Cloud Engineer was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

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

Cloud Engineer
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 146 157 167
Rank change year-on-year +11 +10 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 37 56 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.21% 1.31% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 1.35% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 7
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £51,250 £52,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.38% +61.54% -50.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £30,000 £29,500
90th Percentile £61,500 £62,500 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year -4.35% +12.20% -2.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 2,967 4,163 3,197
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.96% 97.08% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2,155 3,115 2,599
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.63% +5.56% +2.27%

Cloud Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Cloud Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Cloud Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Cloud Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Engineer in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Cloud Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Cloud Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 17 February 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
Cambridge +17 30 £52,500 - 13
Peterborough - 6 £55,000 -
Huntingdon - 1 £37,500 - 1
Cloud Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Cloud Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (54.05%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (45.95%) DevOps
3 16 (43.24%) Linux
3 16 (43.24%) Python
4 10 (27.03%) Java
4 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (27.03%) Docker
5 9 (24.32%) Kubernetes
5 9 (24.32%) Prometheus
5 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (24.32%) SQL
6 8 (21.62%) Ansible
6 8 (21.62%) Machine Learning
7 7 (18.92%) .NET
7 7 (18.92%) Web Services
7 7 (18.92%) Artificial Intelligence
7 7 (18.92%) Splunk
8 6 (16.22%) Mathematics
8 6 (16.22%) Visual Studio
8 6 (16.22%) C#
8 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
8 6 (16.22%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio Coded UI
9 5 (13.51%) Systems Engineering
9 5 (13.51%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (13.51%) Algorithms
9 5 (13.51%) Public Cloud
9 5 (13.51%) Elastic Stack
9 5 (13.51%) Grafana

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (10.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.41%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 20 (54.05%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (13.51%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (10.81%) Office 365
4 4 (10.81%) OpenShift
4 4 (10.81%) SaaS
5 3 (8.11%) G Suite
6 2 (5.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (5.41%) IaaS
6 2 (5.41%) PaaS
7 1 (2.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (2.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Firewall
1 4 (10.81%) MRTG
1 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.11%) BGP
2 3 (8.11%) OSPF
3 2 (5.41%) RTP
3 2 (5.41%) VoIP
3 2 (5.41%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.70%) DNS
4 1 (2.70%) DSL
4 1 (2.70%) HTTP
4 1 (2.70%) Internet
4 1 (2.70%) LAN
4 1 (2.70%) MPLS
4 1 (2.70%) SMTP
4 1 (2.70%) SSL
4 1 (2.70%) WAN
4 1 (2.70%) Wireless
4 1 (2.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.11%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.70%) HBase
4 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.70%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Visual Studio
2 5 (13.51%) JIRA
2 5 (13.51%) Selenium
2 5 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio Coded UI
3 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.41%) CF BOSH
5 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.70%) Maven
5 1 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (8.11%) Advertising
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) .NET
1 7 (18.92%) Web Services
2 5 (13.51%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (2.70%) Akka
3 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.70%) JSON
3 1 (2.70%) LAMP
3 1 (2.70%) Node.js
3 1 (2.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Algorithms
1 5 (13.51%) Public Cloud
2 4 (10.81%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (10.81%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.11%) Private Cloud
4 2 (5.41%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.70%) Fintech
5 1 (2.70%) iPhone
5 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) CentOS
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) DevOps
2 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.62%) Machine Learning
4 7 (18.92%) Artificial Intelligence
5 6 (16.22%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (16.22%) Mathematics
6 5 (13.51%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (13.51%) Systems Engineering
6 5 (13.51%) Test Automation
7 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
7 4 (10.81%) Decision-Making
7 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
7 4 (10.81%) Reinforcement Learning
8 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (8.11%) TDD
8 3 (8.11%) Technical Debt
8 3 (8.11%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) Python
2 10 (27.03%) Java
3 9 (24.32%) SQL
4 6 (16.22%) C#
5 5 (13.51%) VB.NET
6 4 (10.81%) Ruby
7 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
7 3 (8.11%) Go
8 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.70%) C++
9 1 (2.70%) Perl
9 1 (2.70%) PHP
9 1 (2.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) CCNA
1 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.70%) CCNP
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) Docker
2 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
3 5 (13.51%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) Kubernetes
1 9 (24.32%) Prometheus
2 8 (21.62%) Ansible
3 5 (13.51%) Grafana
3 5 (13.51%) Nagios
4 4 (10.81%) Cacti
4 4 (10.81%) Docker Swarm
4 4 (10.81%) Puppet
5 3 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.70%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Splunk
2 4 (10.81%) CheckPoint
2 4 (10.81%) Cisco
2 4 (10.81%) Fortinet
2 4 (10.81%) Juniper
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) WorldPay
3 3 (8.11%) Google
4 2 (5.41%) Cognizant
4 2 (5.41%) Dynatrace
4 2 (5.41%) New Relic
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.70%) AppDynamics
5 1 (2.70%) CA
5 1 (2.70%) HP
5 1 (2.70%) Meraki
5 1 (2.70%) Qualys
5 1 (2.70%) Samsung
5 1 (2.70%) VMware